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The last few years — and the last six months, especially — have seen a flood of newcomers flock to the tried and tested AR-15 platform. If you’re one of those newcomers and you’re looking to buy your first or second AR, but for reasons of budget or sheer availability you Read More…

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So here we are, waiting out the worst ammo shortage since WWII, terrified to think about going to the range to shoot what could be the last box of ammo we may see in the next month or more. What to do, what to do? Amidst the empty ammo shelves at my local gun shop,[.....]

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Every good rifleman finds ways to support his habit, and disabled hunters should be no different. I’m talking about using a sturdy rest when shooting your firearm. Whether you’re toting a rimfire to hunt small game such as squirrels or a centerfire in pursuit of larger quarry, a rifle rest helps Read More…

Cascio likes the Ruger New Model Blackhawk for much of his handgun hunting with a .44 Mag, load it up with some outstanding Black Hills Ammunition's 240-gr JHP or their heavier 300-gr JHP and you're good to go for a day of hunting pleasure.

It took six shots to finally dispatch the badger, from a distance of only twenty five feet. On another occasion, it took four shots to take down a 250-pound black bear, from about twenty five yards away. Both times, I was using a .357 Magnum revolver. After the incident with the bear, I decided Read More…

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Bug-out bags are typically divided into two types: the larger SHTF or INCH (I’m Not Coming Home) bags, which typically carry at least three days worth of supplies, and the smaller Get Home Bag (GHB), which, as the name implies, is a smaller bag containing no more than 24 hours worth of Read More…

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As someone who is new to backpacking and obsessive about gear, I’ve recently done a lot of research into what products are affordable but still lightweight, easily packed and durable. My research brought me to the Klymit Static V. Klymit is an interesting company with more than just inflatable Read More…

Sighting a Berrett M82A1 with BORS ballistic calculator at Boomershoot annual event.

Most of us are very used to shooting from the bench. Many shooting ranges require it in order to guarantee that the shooters stay on the backstop. Supported shooting is comfortable and controlled, and a great way to shoot guns to their mechanical potential. When we say that a rifle shoots 1/2MOA, we Read More…

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Blade steel is the heart of any good knife, and yet for a lot of folks, wading in to metallurgy is not a fun or profitable venture.  For steel junkies, blade steel is the very reason to buy a knife, but for the rest of us, it’s all just an alphabet soup of terms.  What[.....]