Seven Things Every AR-15 Owner Needs to Know How to Do

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While driving to an open shooting position on a recent trip to the range, I observed AR-15 type firearms in every bay. Some had as many as 10 different varieties…

New from Action Target: DRM Pro

I’m not sure if a product revealed on YouTube in August is “new,” or the wisdom of placing a gun range so close to a highway, but Action Target’s DRM (Digital…

5 Training Mistakes You Need to Fix Now

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As the season has changed from the dog days of Summer to the crisp air of Fall, shooters are returning to the range, many for the first time in almost…

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In the Aftermath of a Self-Defense Situation, Know When To Ask For An Attorney

Have you considered what you’d say to responding and investigating officers in the aftermath of a deadly force encounter? If not, then as a prudent person, you should think about…

Toy Guns. A Teachable Moment

Whether or not Rileyplays parents are aware of their son’s budding YouTube career (and the dangers of a pre-pubescent public presence on the world’s second largest search engine), I applaud the…

Course Review: American Gunsmithing Institute – Reloading from A-Z

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After much thought and consideration, I’ve decided that there are really only two defensible reasons to start reloading. The first, and easily the most popular, is cost. No matter how…

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Kimber Gun Rights Bulletin: Most Floridians Favor Armed Teachers and Staff in Schools

When I was at the Gun Rights Policy conference in Florida last month, one of the presentations covered the FASTER (Faculty/Administrator Safety Training & Emergency Response) program in Ohio. The…

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Tom McHale: How I Learned to Stop Worrying And Love A Red Dot on My Self-Defense Handgun

Tom McHale [not shown] writes [via ammoland.com]: Believe it or not, there was a time that shooters went into full-scale revolt about the idea of putting scopes on rifles. You’d hear…

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John Farnham: Don’t Flake Out With H&K VP9 Mag Release

Gun guru John Farnham writes [via ammoland.com]: We’ve see a number of H&K’s Glock-like VP9 Pistols in Defensive Pistol Classes recently. All have run well, and the pistol’s ergonomics are…

Self Defense as a Motorist in a Riotous Attack

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Those of us who have been around a while have the graphic 1992 attack of Reginald Denny burned into our psyche. In recent days, we’ve been treated to footage from…

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Guns for Beginners: How to Find Quality Self-Defense Firearm Training

Carrying a gun lawfully for self-defense can make the difference between life and death in a critical situation. Yet at the same time it can be fraught with risk to…

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Appleseed Bans S&W M&P15-22s

I love my Smith & Wesson M&P15-22. It’s a fun little gun and new shooters love it as well. It looks cool and shoots great. It’s accurate enough to shoot…