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Vortex Introduces Razor HD LHT 4.5-22×50 FFP Riflescope

Made for long treks over open country, the new Razor HD LHT is light, rugged and ready to go the distance.
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Rare Breed Triggers And ATF Clash Over FRT-15

Rare Breed has rejected the ATF’s claim that the FRT-15 trigger qualifies as a machinegun based on the agency’s own definition. Time to grab some popcorn.
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Colt 1908 Vest Pocket: The One That Started It All

One of John Browning’s many revolutionary designs, the Colt 1908 Vest Pocket is the one that got the pocket pistol ball rolling for decades to come.

Best Tactical Shotgun Options And Buyer’s Guide (2021)

Here are the best tactical shotgun options for home and personal defense, plus the definitive guide on the weapons system.
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First Look: Apex CZ P-10 Trigger Kit

Apex’s new CZ P-10 trigger kit can be configured for either the range or carry, giving you an edge in accuracy wherever you may need it.
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Marlin Model 336: Hunting-Season Classic And Beyond

For more than half a century, the Marlin Model 336 has stood as a model of what a modern lever-action hunting rifle should be.
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LAPD Upgrades Duty Pistols To The FN 509 MRD-LE

Red dot-sighted pistols grow more mainstream as LAPD adopts FN 509 MRD-LE.
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.25 ACP: The Best Cartridge For Really Little Guns

Many are quick to dismiss .25 ACP as a defensive cartridge, but sometimes concealability and reliability are more important than stopping power.
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Bushnell Introduces Two Upgraded Elite Tactical Riflescopes

Bushnell’s Elite Tactical line just got upgraded with the addition of the DMR3 and XRS3 riflescopes.
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The Best AK-47 Rifles You Can Find In The U.S.

With so many different kinds imported over the years, it’s hard to nail down what is the Best AK-47, but here are 10 front runners to keep an eye out for.
A five-shot group from handloaded .270 ammo. While it measures 1.4 MOA and might not be inspiring, it’ll suffice for nearly all hunting situations.

Reloading Ammo: What’s Acceptable Hunting Accuracy?

Certainly, reloading components and rifles have vastly improved over the years, hunting accuracy remains a fairly forgiving game.
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Heckler & Koch Reboots The SL8 Rifle

Civilian variant of Heckler & Koch's G36, the SL8, is making a comeback after a more than 10-year absence from the American market.
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Bond Arms Goes Utilitarian With The Rough Series

Bond Arms’ Rough Series of derringer-style handguns shoots for function over form.
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1791 Gunleather Introduces Optic Ready Holster Options

1791 Gunleather adds optics ready holster models to catalog as red dot sighted pistols grow in popularity.
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Pocket Pistols: Still Viable Or Deader Than Elvis?

Once the gentleman’s way to carry concealed, pocket pistols have fallen out of style. Should they be left to rest, or do they still have merit as defensive weapons?
The Hi Speed National Match trigger is a luxury item designed for rugged use. Here it resides in a Brownells M16A1 replica with original Vietnam-era furniture.

Hunting For The True Meaning Of The Second Amendment

Fighting the narrative-shifting rhetoric that muddies public understanding of 2A freedoms.


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