Guns and Gear

Obama Moves To Ban Your Rifle Ammunition

Chris Cox
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He couldn’t get gun control through Congress, so the president is going around it.

Gun Test: Springfield Armory XD Mod.2

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | Shooting Illustrated
XD-Mod2

“The XD Mod.2 represents the first redesign of an existing model in the XD family”

Canadian Rangers Bidding Farewell To The Lee-Enfield

Guns and Gear | Guns and Gear
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First Enfields started duty with the Canadians in 1947

Ex-Con Who Kicked In Elderly Man's Door Shouldn't Have Done That

Guns and Gear | Chuck Ross
Handguns are seen for sale in a display case at Metro Shooting Supplies in Bridgeton

‘You don’t have to wait for them to come in your house’

Wayne LaPierre: “Universal Background Checks” Mean Gun Registration, Gun Bans and Confiscation

Gun Laws & Legislation | Wayne LaPierre
Customers look over the last two AR-15 style rifles for sale inside the Bullet Hole gun shop in Sarasota

“This scheme focuses only on peaceable citizens, not violent criminals”

How Many Water Balloons Does It Take To Stop A .44 Magnum? [VIDEO]

Ammo & Gear Reviews | Mike Piccione
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Would you hide behind water balloons in a gun fight?

Beretta’s Izumi Project: A Remarkably Matched SO6EELL Shotgun And Samurai Dagger

Guns and Gear | Shotgun Life
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This quality doesn’t come cheaply but take a look at what can be done when price is no object

Buffalo Spirit Leadership

Guns and Gear | Guns and Gear
File photo of a bison walking in Yellowstone National Park

“If freedom is lost in America, it is lost to the entire structure of the civilized world.”

Gun Test: Browning 1911-380

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Browning-1911-380-Review

Not a full sized 1911, but the same features John Browning intended 114 years ago

Inducing And Controlling Stress In Firearms Training

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | Guns and Gear
A gun rights supporter carries his Ruger model SR9 pistol on his hip during a rally in support of the Michigan Open Carry gun law in Romulus

This is important for winning the confrontation. Here is the why and how of training with stress. Warning: some unorthodox advice here.

Gun Test: Beretta Pico

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | American Rifleman
pico-beretta

At .71″ it is the thinnest gun out there, and one of the lightest – if you carry concealed take a look at the Pico

Gear Test: Aimpoint Micro T-2

Ammo & Gear Reviews | Shooting Illustrated
Aimpoint-Micro-T-2

Need to hit your target? You have to see it first.

Minnesota Lawmaker To Challenge Mall Of America's 'No Gun' Policy In Face Of Al-Shabaab Threat

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | Chuck Ross

‘Completely ridiculous’

Gun Tests: Black Rain Ordnance ARs

Black Rifles & Tactical Guns | Guns and Gear
AR14_9

A billet-grade .308/5.56 matched set – the author even bought one as his defensive rifle

An ISIS By Any Other Name

Guns and Gear | Guns and Gear
A fighter of the ISIL holds a flag and a weapon on a street in Mosul

If you called them “man-made climate change deniers” then they would be a target for elimination

Washington Post Shocker: Background Checks Don’t Work

Gun Laws & Legislation | NRA ILA
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Surprise, surprise, terrorists avoid local laws to obtain guns

New Jersey Man Faces 10-Years For 1760s Flintlock Pistol

Gun Laws & Legislation | NRA ILA
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This is gun control out of control, “arrest of a 72-year-old man over a 250-year-old artifact”

Tulsa's Citizens Are Killing More Bad Guys Than The Cops

Daily Caller News Foundation | Casey Harper
A firearms instructor, holds a handgun that he carries as part of his survival supplies at his home

Take that, crime

Armed Idaho Homeowner Ends Manhunt For Escaped Prisoner

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | Chuck Ross

Escapee had violent past, Aryan Nation ties

Video Shows Concealed Carrying Pharmacist Defending Against Armed Robbery

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | Chuck Ross

‘You can’t just be passive’

Gun Test: CZ’s 97 E .45 ACP

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | Guns and Gear
CZ45-AH

Because they don’t make a .46 – this 12+1 .45 is all you will need

5 Traits Needed For Hunting Partners

Ammo & Gear Reviews | Womens Outdoor News
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Your hunting partner is one of the most important people in your life

3 Firearms Training Myths, And Quick Fixes

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | Guns and Gear
380-Carry-Pistols-Test

Let’s talk about the ’21 foot rule’

Old Guys, Old Eyes

Ammo & Gear Reviews | Guns and Gear
shooting glasses

Tools to keep that front sight sharp and you on target

Gun Test: FABARM XLR5 Black Velocity

Guns and Gear | American Rifleman
fabarm-xlr5-black-velocity

Purpose built clays buster

‘They Came For The Jews, And I Didn’t Speak Up.’ It’s Happening Again.

Guns and Gear | Guns and Gear
File photo of Yemeni Jewish boys at housing compound during Jewish Passover holiday in Sanaa

“President Obama and other world leaders are afraid of offending Muslims”

Why Americans Should Know The Importance Of Yemen

Guns and Gear | Guns and Gear
Soldiers are seen near the house of Yemen's President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi in Sanaa

“Iran is recreating its historical empire”

Gun Test: Caesar Guerini Invictus

Guns and Gear | American Rifleman
caesarguerini

Shoot a million rounds – this gun was built to be invincible

Remaining Anti-Gunners In U.S. Senate Renew Push For Gun Control

Gun Laws & Legislation | NRA ILA
Max Cleland Campaigns With Menendez At Veterans Breakfast

New Jersey and Connecticut lawmakers once again go for the magazine ban

4 More Phrases To Be Thrown Under The Bus

Ammo & Gear Reviews | Guns and Gear
Empty buses, intended for IDPs from the village of Debaltseve, drive in the direction of the village to evacuate the residents, outside Yenakieve town, eastern Ukraine

Former Green Beret Paul Avallone continues his list of phrases that really need to go away

BATFE To Ban Common AR-15 Ammo

Gun Laws & Legislation | NRA ILA

Read, share and let all gun owners know what is happening here

Gun Test: CMMG Mutant

Black Rifles & Tactical Guns | Guns and Gear
CMMG-MK-47-shooting

The MK 47 is about 80 percent Stoner design and 20 percent Kalashnikov.

Legal Expert: Gun Rights Are Human Rights

Guns and Gear | PG Veer
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Be wary of gun registration, says this lawyer

World War II Sweetheart Grips

Ammo & Gear Reviews | Womens Outdoor News
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Awesome and little known trench art for this Valentine’s Day

Smart Gun Owners Trump ‘Smart Guns’

Gun Laws & Legislation | Guns and Gear
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Smart gun advocates can’t use their own projector – Epic Technology Fail

Texas Woman Fatally Shoots Sex Offender Nicknamed 'Outlaw' Who Was Trying To Break Into Her Home

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | Chuck Ross
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Man was recently released from jail

Big Court Win: Federal Interstate Handgun Transfer Ban Is Unconstitutional

Gun Laws & Legislation | Guns and Gear
Gun Control Pushback

“Americans are free to buy rifles and shotguns outside their state of residence”

Texas Open Carry “Terrorism”

| Guns and Gear
A firearms instructor, holds a handgun that he carries as part of his survival supplies at his home

Irony – Coalition to Stop Gun Violence supporters are calling for harm and violence

Got a Firearm in the Home? Own It? Respect it. Secure It.

Ammo & Gear Reviews | Womens Outdoor News
Marti-2

The gun industry is the leader in gun safety

5 Phrases To Be Thrown Under The Bus

Guns and Gear | Guns and Gear
Waterboarding Demo

Overused and misunderstood the media just has to let these motivational war zingers go away – this article is too big to fail

New Product: DuraCoat DuraBlue Spray-On Bluing

Ammo & Gear Reviews | Shooting Illustrated
Image credit: http://www.lauerweaponry.com/

Gun blue look with DuraCoat finish

Gun Test: Taylor’s Tactical 1911-A1

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | Guns and Gear
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Another 1911 review? Yep, because this one shoots great and it won’t break the bank.

Shotguns: 12 Gauge Home Defenders

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | Guns and Gear
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You can argue handgun stopping power, but the 12 gauge is king of stopping power

The Uncluttered Carbine: A Personalized Upper/Lower Matchup Results In A Purpose-Built, Accurate AR

Black Rifles & Tactical Guns | Guns and Gear
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Swapping your AR uppers and lowers for your perfect combo

Gear Test: Leupold Mark AR 1.5-4×20 mm Riflescope

Ammo & Gear Reviews | Shooting Illustrated
Leupold-Mark-AR

Good Leupold for any rifle – compact, light and sturdy

How To Buy A Gun At An Auction 101

Ammo & Gear Reviews | Womens Outdoor News
jimdavis

Going, going – Gone! Quick tips for a successful bidder.

New Gun: Savage A17, Cracking The Semiauto Code For Magnum Rimfires [VIDEO]

Guns and Gear | Guns and Gear
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.17 HMR with new bolt system is flat out awesome – expect it this March

Gun Test: Ruger American

Guns and Gear | Guns and Gear
Ruger-American-Review

Nice trigger, nice accuracy, nice price – Ruger American

Guide To The Best Firewood

Guns and Gear | Guns and Gear
Best-Firewood

Here is your list of what wood to burn this winter

Massad Ayoob: Disarming Mass Murderers

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | Guns and Gear
U.S. Secret Service agents are seen at the White House in Washington

This is a comprehensive article with a lot of lessons learned

.38 Special Wadcutters At 100 Yards [VIDEO]

Ammo & Gear Reviews | Mike Piccione
38specialwadcut

Is a snubbie a 100 yard gun?

Gun Test: SIG’s P516 Close Combat Weapon System

Black Rifles & Tactical Guns | Guns and Gear
SIG-2

And we added the Beta C-mag 100-round drum magazine – This is a thermonuclear handgun

Bill Whittle: America Is Number One With A Bullet, But Not Murder [VIDEO]

Gun Laws & Legislation | Guns and Gear
The White House is seen through layers of fencing, including the new temporary one which appeared yesterday, creating a wider buffer

Bill Whittle breaks down the liberal argument about guns and crime – watch this video!

Gun Test: Blaser F3 Four-Barrel Set

Guns and Gear | Shotgun Life
blazer1

12, 20, 28 gauge and .410 all in one luxurious package

Gun Test: Navy Arms’ Model 1873 .357 Magnum

Guns and Gear | Guns and Gear
guntest-turnbull

Often gun owners describe guns as “sweet.” This is one of those guns.

Everyday Carry Training With 1911-Style Air Pistols

Ammo & Gear Reviews | Guns and Gear
1911-air-pistols

Serious fun with full-sized replica 1911 bb pistols

Gun Test: Chiappa MC 14 .380 ACP

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | Guns and Gear
chiappa-mc-14-1

A very well written review of a very interesting pistol

Gun Test: Taurus Curve

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | Guns and Gear
Taurus-Curve-Review-Lead

Great and innovative or completely unnecessary? Take a look and you decide.

Gun Test: Del-Ton DTI Evolution

Black Rifles & Tactical Guns | Shooting Illustrated
Del-Ton-DTI

“The rifle consistently turned in 100-yard groups in the 1.25-inch range”

Gun Test: Ruger .480 Super Redhawk

Guns and Gear | Guns and Gear
Ruger-480-Redhawk-Review-Lead

The prodigal gun returns in all its gray glory and big-bore perfection

Gun Test: LHR Redemption

Guns and Gear | American Hunter
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Seems there are fewer muzzleloader choices now, but this is a good one

Massad Ayoob: Castle Doctrine Fact vs. Fiction

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | Guns and Gear
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“Yes, your home is that castle. However, that doesn’t mean you’re allowed to install an execution chamber.”

The Applegate – Purdy Indeed

Ammo & Gear Reviews | Shooting Illustrated
Applegate-Rex400

A design that pays homage to the holstermakers of old

Gun Test: Henry Repeating Arms U.S. Survival AR-7

Black Rifles & Tactical Guns | Shooting Illustrated
Henry-AR-7-header

50 years later this is still an outstanding survival tool, and a lot of fun

Gun Test: CZ Sporter Over/Under

Guns and Gear | Shotgun Life
CZOU

If you have always wanted a quality O/U that is affordable read this review

Top Five Concealed Carry Tips

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | Guns and Gear
Handguns are seen for sale in a display case at Metro Shooting Supplies in Bridgeton

Important advice from the man who wrote the book on concealed carry (literally)

Gun Test: .223 Ruger Gunsite Scout Rifle

Black Rifles & Tactical Guns | Guns and Gear
RugerScoutRifle

Jeff Cooper’s vision in a tough Ruger .223

Massad Ayoob On Self-Defense: Are Warning Shots A Good Idea?

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | Guns and Gear
Mas-Ayoob-Warning-Shots-Lead

Recently media was crying about the need for warning shots. Here is why you NEVER fire a warning shot.

Gun Test: Ruger Striker-Fired LC9s 9mm

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | Guns and Gear
Ruger-LC9s-target

Easy to carry, shoot and just about right for any chore you have

9 Ways To Protect Your Family During A Home Invasion

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | Guns and Gear
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Get everyone together and review this list

Gun Tests: Kahr’s Full-Size CT45 And Compact CM45 In .45 ACP

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | Guns and Gear
Kahr2

Why everyone needs a second Kahr