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Over the last year I have reviewed four distinctly different take-down firearms that can each fill a unique niche stuffed in different types of bug out bags ranging from big power, lightweight and ultra light design, and reliable utility. These firearms include the Henry AR-7 Survival Rifle, Read More…

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Brownells is a name known to just about anyone in the gun industry. For 3/4 of a century, this family-owned company has been supplying gunsmithing supplies to gunsmiths and shooters alike. They’ve managed to corner a large share of that market by providing quality merchandise and excellent Read More…

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The Calguns Foundation and The Second Amendment Foundation (SAF) are claiming legal victory in a court ruling yesterday by the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. A case (Sykes v. McGinness) originally filed in 2009 challenged restrictive handgun carry license issuing policies in two California counties Read More…

Hawg halibut

The t-shirt reads “Just for the Halibut.” I thought it was a perfect tourist prize for a flatlander fisherman that just caught a 65-pound Alaskan Halibut off the coast of Seward, Alaska. There are a lot of thrills on the face of this earth, but deep sea fishing off Alaska has certainly got to Read More…

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Reloading is a pursuit that provides satisfaction to many people worldwide, and it’s a great way for shooters to create ammunition at home. Whether they are loading in bulk for three-gun competition, putting together a few dozen handgun rounds for the range, loading shotgun shells for skeet, Read More…

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In my time on this earth, I have seen and used loads of stoves powered by all sorts of things: wood, kerosene, unleaded gas, alcohol, propane, and so on. But I have to admit, the Storm Kettle is one of the most impressive stoves I’ve used. In a survival or outdoor situation, “simple” is Read More…

Can cooker

It always seems to be a chore to cook for everyone that shows up at the hunting or fishing camp or other family event. You can just about mess up every pot and pan in the kitchen trying to fix something that will appeal to (nearly) everyone. Well, now that problem can be solved with[.....]

TriStar Arms Raptor ATAC turkey shotgun

Turkey season is coming on strong and will be here before you know it. A recent announcement from Tristar Sporting Arms about a new tactical turkey gun made me wonder how many hunters prefer tactical guns over traditional ones. When it comes to hunting shotguns, the word “tactical” Read More…