Gun Review: Remington Model 1100 Competition Synthetic Shotgun

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The Remington Model 1100 was born when America had a naval cordon around Cuba, a folk singer named Dylan had just released his first album and we were still testing…

Vedder Holsters Daily Digest: A Twin Cities Debacle, Pneumatic Personal Defense and Cerberus Agonistes

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A Minneapolis sh!tstorm in the making . . . Woman was fatally shot through door of Minneapolis police car, sources say A 40-year-old woman who family members said called 911…

3 Tips for Choosing a Duck Hunting Load

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As is the case with brass-cased cartridges for personal defense, there will always be, uh, “discussion” about which soft-shell load kills ducks the best. Marketing tactics pushing the newest shot…

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Daily Digest: No Guns in Detroit, An ‘Emergency’ in California, and Another Uber Incident

First the Chicago show, now Detroit . . . King 810 Cancel Show After Gun Issues at Detroit Venue – “King 810 cancelled a Detroit show over the weekend after not being allowed…

TTAG’s been tracking TrackingPoint’s “precision guided rifle” for some time. We just blogged Remington’s announcement that its super-secret Venture X project is a TrackingPoint rifle of one sort or another. The Austin company’s software/hardware combo makes it possible for just about anyone to hit a long range target with a rifle. That’s a good thing, right? Public radio station KUT is not so sure. In fact, they found someone, a vet no less, to throw cold water on the whole idea . . .

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TrackingPoint Rifles to Be Password Protected

TTAG’s been tracking TrackingPoint’s “precision guided rifle” for some time. We just blogged Remington’s announcement that its super-secret Venture X project is a TrackingPoint rifle of one sort or another….

Remington + TrackingPoint = Venture X

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Well the mystery’s over. Remington’s announced that its forthcoming Venture X project is a firearm incorporating TrackingPoint’s tracking technology—just as Nick “Soothsayer” Leghorn predicted. And tested. We’re talking about a…

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New from Remington: Model 1911 R1 Carry

Remington’s presser calls their company “America’s most trusted gunmaker.” We can certainly trust Remington to make hay while the 1911 sun shines. This they do with the Remington R1 Carry, a…

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Gun Review: CZ-75 P07 Duty 9mm

A while ago I decided to get out of the .45 game. Why, you ask? The short answer is it was getting too expensive to shoot. The long answer lies…

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Sheetrock Penetration Testing, Take 1

There are a lot of strong opinions out there when it comes to home defense firearms. Nick’s Self Defense Tip; Don’t Use a Rifle caused some of the best discussion…

Gun Review: SIG Sauer P220

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I once read somewhere that no one finds their perfect gun right away. Inevitably we end up trying new ones and finding features or ergonomics that we prefer over our…

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Gun Review: LE/Mil Remington ACR

In this time of constantly accelerating innovation, any piece of equipment older than a few decades is due for replacement. This temporally-enhanced evolutionary process holds true for everything from refrigerators to…

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Ithaca’s Model 37 Rises Like a Phoenix From the Ashes

Ithaca! Ithaca! Hmm…doesn’t have quite the same ring (or connotation) as Attica! Attica! did in Dog Day Afternoon, but we may soon b.  hearing chants of Ithaca! Ithaca! from shotgun aficionados…