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The Case For 9mm Ammunition

Are you shooting .45 ACP, .40 or .380? Are you trying to understand why everyone seems to be shooting 9mm? Stick around, because I will present the factors that lead me to 9mm for my everyday carry (EDC) concealed handgun. Let us first address the question of how effective 9mm is for a self-defense handgun …

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Accessories Everywhere!

Suppose you’re a new gun owner or looking to enter this world, welcome! Becoming an arm bearing citizen is an exciting time and can come with a lot of baggage (no pun intended). Many of us, me included, have fallen victim to getting a bit overzealous with procuring what one may or may not need …

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“Why Do I Need Training?”

I’m blessed to have friends and colleagues from all walks of life. With that comes different political views and perspectives. I have differing opinions from many of those that I connect with personally. To be perfectly honest, we can communicate reasonably and agree to disagree on those subjects we don’t see eye to eye. Firearms …

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‘To-Do’ List for New Gun Owners

With the current lawlessness in the country, Americans are buying guns in record numbers. In June alone the FBI recorded 3.9 million NICS checks. The NICS checks are the background checks run when you purchase a firearm through an FFL. For perspective, the 3.9 million NICS checks in June accounted for the most in any …

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The #1 Handgun Modification You Need

Opinions vary on how much you should modify your carry gun. The modifications fall into a couple of different categories. First, cosmetic/esthetic modifications. Think of taking that boring, black, utilitarian, pistol, and customizing it with a Cerekote paint job, or color-filled slide. Or perhaps you just want to change out the color on your grip panels? …

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Does Capacity Matter?

You carry a gun for self-defense on the off chance you need to defend yourself or someone else against a violent attacker. Even though the probability of you having to use your gun is low, you know that it is far better to have it and not need it, than need it and not have …

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Why Firearm Sales Are SKYROCKETING

It’s no surprise that we have seen a stunning influx of individuals buying guns. Whether there are new buyers just having bought their first pistol, rifle, or shotgun, looking to find ways to protect themselves and their families, or the more seasoned purchaser looking to add to their collection, traffic has picked up in gun shops across …

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