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  • 7 Reasons Why I Choose to Use Lead-free Ammunition
    March 11, 2017

    7 Reasons Why I Choose to Use Lead-free Ammunition

    Introduction  Regardless of the lead ammunition bans that are starting to occur across the country, my perspective is that there are enough reasons to thoroughly convince me to choose to use lead-free ammunition. Over the past few years, lead exposure...

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  • 9mm ammo
    July 2, 2016

    The Best 9mm Ammo in 2017

    Read about the advantage and disadvantages of the 9MM.  We lay out all the details about the round, what ammunition is great, and innovation that's happening in this space.  We've updated this for 2017.
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  • Teaching A Non-Shooter About Guns - What Is the Right Way To Do It?
    June 8, 2016

    Teaching A Non-Shooter About Guns - What Is the Right Way To Do It?

    People who are not familiar with firearms often fall into one of several categories:

    • They are afraid to touch the gun or ammo or have the firearm around
    • They are reckless and handle the firearm unsafely due to bravado or lack of knowledge
    • They are children or teens and have not been taught about gun safety or what to do if they encounter a firearm

    Any of these situations is dangerous not only for the person handling the weapon but for anyone around them. Education that includes safety, familiarity and eventually actual hands-on work provides not only the skills needed to be safely around a firearm but can prevent disastrous accidents as well. If you have a weapon in your home for self-defense, you hunt or you shoot at a range, then every non-shooting member of your family needs to at least know the basics of gun safety.

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  • Frangible Ammo 101
    June 5, 2016

    Frangible Ammo 101

    In years past, ammo options were fairly restricted. Standard FMJ or hollow points were the two main categories, and not much else. Today, there is a wide selection of specialty ammo, each designed for a specific purpose. In this article, we will take a closer look at frangible ammo.

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  • What is .458 SOCOM?
    May 4, 2016

    What is .458 SOCOM?

    The .458 SOCOM is a rifle cartridge that is relatively new to the commercial market. It has been steadily receiving more attention and acceptance in recent years but there is still a general lack of information about what it is and what its advantages are.

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