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On Feb. 15, U.S. District Judge Jon Levy issued his ruling in a lawsuit that sought to revoke the state of Maine’s Incidental Take Permit (ITP), which would open individual trappers to Endangered Species Act (ESA) violations. Judge Levy ruled the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s use and Read More…

Bolt Carrier Group

The bolt carrier group (BCG) is what holds the bolt, firing pin and is basically the heart of the rifle. Some of the BCGs are marked auto, full auto or semi.  Buying a full auto BCG will not make the AR-15 full auto.  The only difference between a auto/full auto and a semi BCG, is[.....]

Stockpiling 223 Remington

If you are looking to stockpile ammunition, this is a buyers market.  The political atmosphere of early to mid-2016 caused a lot of gun owners to start buying.  The more Hillary Clinton looked like she was going to win the election, the more gear gun owners bought. Then November 8, 2016 came Read More…

(Photo: TALON Grips)

After discovering Talon Grips at the SHOT Show in 2016, I got some of my own. I’ve been using one of their rubber grips on a small carry pistol for a year or so. It’s stood up well, which is an accomplishment since I often carry in the Florida heat and humidity, and sometimes the[.....]


The Sportsmen’s Alliance Foundation, the Alaska Professional Hunters Association and two rural Alaskans recently filed suit against the federal government seeking to overturn two Obama-era restrictions governing the management of National Wildlife Refuge and National Preserve lands within Read More…


A quick-thinking golfer in the US hit life-saving ‘shots’ with his putter when he used the club to save himself from the clutches of a 10-foot alligator. Tony Aarts, a resident of North Fort Myers, Florida, used his Cleveland Golf putter to subdue the alligator that attacked him and caught him Read More…