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Electronic ear plugs bridge the gap between the regular disposable foamies and the high-tech amplified muffs. Two variations exist, the more expensive custom molded and the cheaper version with interchangeable foam and rubber ear plugs. GSP15 I tried is the less expensive variety that can be Read More…

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I did not grow up in around firearms. Though my family fished, camped and generally enjoyed the great outdoors that was so abundant near our home in Ontario, Canada, guns just weren’t part of the picture. After high school I moved to the big city, away from the wide open spaces of my youth Read More…

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Refinements and innovations in archery have been remarkable over the last decade or so. New types of sights, bows and limbs, arrow rests, broadheads, release aids, stabilizers and a host of other things have made bowhunters better at hitting game and quickly recovering it. But nothing in the archery Read More…

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According to a recent news release, Canada has become avid about harassing Americans who travel into Canada with their firearms. You see, they wish you wouldn’t do it… I guess there’s something about people being able to protect themselves that Canada’s government Read More…

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One of my fondest childhood memories is laying in the middle of a big cow pasture at night, on our family’s acreage out in central Louisiana, and looking up at the Milky Way. I did it enough times to remember it well, and two years ago I brought my own children to that same field[.....]

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Talk about versatile… this popper is something else. I grew up seeing (and sorta-kinda wanting) one of those old Savage “combination guns.” You know, those break-open two-barreled guns that usually had one shotgun barrel and one rifle barrel, one above the other. It seems like Read More…

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We all love revolving rifles. Well, I do anyhow… and I love seeing the things that inventors came up with to increase firepower. This is a fairly dramatic example of an attempt to make a repeating rifle in the days before metallic cartridges became practical and widely available. The one which Read More…