TrackingPoint Introduces Night Vision Equipped 300 BLK Precision Guided AR-15

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TrackingPoint introduced their precision-guided AR-15 rifles in 2014, including a version in 300 AAC Blackout. The 300 BLK cartridge is fantastic for close range hunting and especially hog hunting, but…

The Two Biggest Enemies When Running an AR-15: Clint Smith

Most of this Clint Smith video is about how it’s OK to run your gun dry before reloading. Smith — Gunnery Sergeant Hartman for civilians — goes on to list…

Gear Review: MDT ESS Chassis

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MDT is a dark horse rifle chassis manufacturer from our northern suburb that has recently been producing chassis for just about everyone. Savage uses MDT’s chassis on their 10 BA Stealth, Remington…

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H&K’s New Assault Rifle: HK433 — Another SCAR / ACR / MCX?

It looks like H&K is finally moving their family of rifles into the 21st Century. For the last few decades H&K has rested on the laurels of their HK416/HK417 line of…

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Load Development for the Mossberg MVP .308 WIN

Last April, I posted a review of Mossberg’s MVP-LRT, a sixteen inch barreled, bolt action, magazine fed “tactical” rifle. It had just about everything going for it to meet 90% of my…

Sara Tipton: How a Mosin Nagant Ended My Winter Blues

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It’s been difficult for me to get out and do much of anything gun related lately. Life has thrown me a few curve balls and the weather has not been playing…

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Gear Review: Trinity Force Alpha Stock Kit

Trinity Force has brought to market a number of firearms accessories and optics, mostly at highly competitive prices. They’ve introduced a number of new products lately including their Alpha Stock Kit for AR pattern…

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Gear Review: CMC AK Elite Flat Trigger for AK-47

My original “home build/ghost gun” AKM-47 now has over 10,000 rounds through it in just over a year. Not bad for a weekend garage build using scrap metal and spare parts….

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CADEX Defence CDX-R7 – 2017 SHOT Show

Perhaps 2017 is the year of the precision bolt gun as nearly every manufacturer seems to be bringing one to market. Or in the case of an established manufacturer like…

Tikka T3x TAC A1, Compact Tactical, and Arctic Rifles at SHOT Show 2017

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As I understand it, Tikka is the more affordable line from Finnish manufacturer SAKO (both ultimately owned by Beretta Holding S.p.A., along with a whole lot more), but is still definitely…

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Gear Review: Trinity Force Legacy Optic 1-6×24 Rifle Scope

There’s a sweet spot when it comes to rifle scopes that’s occupied by the 1-6x variable power models. The ability to crank the scope down to 1x for quick shots…

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Smith & Wesson Bolt Action Rifles, a Blast From the Past

For most of its history, Smith & Wesson had been known for producing high quality revolvers. When the polymer pistol craze began, S&W jumped on the bandwagon as well and,…