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Laser Ammo USA Launches April Ladies’ Month Raffle

Coming back from Shot Show 2015 speaking to my partner one thing was clearly evident while 2014 may have been the rise of the woman shooter 2015 was going to be the continuation. Heading out to public ranges since I have been nothing but pleased by the large amount of women shooters who are actively training and working at the …

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Official Glock 43 is Single Stack 9

[egg id=”0″] We received the following press release today indicating the news on the Glock 43 is indeed official. At the upcoming NRA show we will have the opportunity to go to the early press event with a hands on with this new product. Make sure to follow us on Instagram and Facebook to get regular updates. Check back with …

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The Illinois State Police announced plans to streamline the process for residents to obtain a gun permit.

The new look of the FOID card. (Photo: ISP) This week the agency will no longer be accepting paper applications for the Firearm Owner Identification card, which a resident must obtain before buying a gun or ammo. Starting March 16, FOID card applications will only be accepted through the agency’s website or by a paper alternative call center. Residents under …

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ATF Announces No M855 Ban at this Time

Below is the recent press release from the ATF being confirmed by the NSSF. You can see it here: http://www.atf.gov/press/releases/2015-03-021015-advisory-notice-those-commenting-armor-piercing-ammunition-exemption-framework.html This is great news for many reasons. It’s good to see gun owners actually involved in stopping this. It’s good to see that the gov’t listens even if poorly and in a slow manner. It has shed light on the …

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Blitzkrieg Components 9mm Hydraulic AR Buffer Review

[egg id=”1″] One of my favorite guns to run out and have some fun with is Rock River 9mm LAR-9. It has all the ergonomics of the AR platform combined with the cost efficiency and low recoil of the 9mm round. Not to mention it’s just a lot of fun to shoot! Now the fact that I already LOVE this …

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First Impressions MI Custom Hybrid M-Lok Rifle

It is no surprise that Steve of Sentinel Concepts has worked with many top companies in an effort to refine pre-production guns. Midwest Industries a company I have been following for some time now recently entered into a partnership with Steve to produce a hybrid but affordable rifle. Wednesday I finally got a chance to hit the range and break …

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Vanquest VPacker Mobius and Tolcat EDC Bag Review

Vanquest has sent over some serious quality gear that we have reviewed before. After a putting a face with the name at Shot Show and a chance to see what is coming, there is no doubt you will be hearing much more from them this year. Today we are taking a step back to one of their earliest products. The …

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1000 Environmentally Friendly Lumens

  LED LENSER® F1R I decided that it was time to shop for a new EDC light, the one that I have carried for a few years now still works great and has its uses. However, technology has changed so much that I thought it was time to look around. One particular light really caught my eye Leatherman’s LED Lenser …

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Kel-Tec KSG Redux First Impressions Review

Hello, again GAT and 248 readers! I’m back with another review… or a review preview as it may be. On Deck today, courtesy of Southwick’s Guns Ammo and Accessories, is a shotgun most interesting. Kel-Tec’s KSG, Burnt Bronze. This 12 gauge shotgun caught my eye awhile back, and I’ve been keeping my eye out for a proper specimen to snag up …

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Tuff Products ITuck Review

Concealed carry has changed so much over the last few years. More states are offering true shall issue permits with even Illinois and DC being forced to allow for concealed carry. The influx of new shooters who now carry on a limited or consistent basis is growing at an astonishing rate. At the same time technology has changed greatly in …

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