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New Life for the .380 ACP

The .380 ACP has been with us for more than 100 years. It’s also known as the .380 Auto, 9 mm Browning Short, 9 mm Corto, 9 mm Kurz or 9×17 mm. Corto is Italian, Kurz is German; both translate to “short” in English. Because of these European names, some …

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Should You Cerakote Your Firearm?

If you have purchased a firearm in the last several years, you likely have heard of Cerakote. I recently had an opportunity to learn more about this coating process during a project on my own custom carry system, a full-size Smith & Wesson M&P 9 paired with an M&P Shield …

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Here’s What Steroids Actually Do To Your Body

If you hang around a gym long enough, then chances are, some dude is gonna mention steroids. It’s probably just a joke or a passing reference, nothing to take seriously. And for the most part, nobody worries about it. Nothing to see here. Right? Right. The reality, though, is a …

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How Your Gun May Be Illegal And You Not Know It

There is no question that Gene Stoner’s masterpiece design, the AR series rifle, is the most configurable weapon on the planet. Millions of copycat versions of this rifle exist in innumerable forms. From 10” barreled pistol versions to 22” barreled match versions and everything in between, the AR series is …

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What If I Told You That There Were 600 MILLION Guns In The United States?

One thing that I’ve learned at Bearing Arms is that the “conventional wisdom” is almost always wrong, and sometimes grossly so. For example, while there is no definitive way to account for all the firearms in the United States, it has become commonly accepted that there are roughly 300 million …

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Russia’s New Stealth Fighter! Raptor Killer?

Say hello to the SU-50. Russia’s new stealth air superiority fighter with a secondary attack capability. The Sukhoi 50 is Putin’s first generation 5 aircraft which will be land and carrier based. There will be a stripped down model available for export. Sense 1945 the United States has owned the …

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Hornady Critical Defense

Consumers wonder if a product will perform as advertised. If you purchase a new car that’s supposed to get 35 miles to the gallon and you get 27, you’ll be ready to backhand your car salesman. Get between 33 and 37 miles per gallon and you’ll drive around grinning like …

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She Made Almost $4K in 2 Hours Selling Hillary Targets

Ariel, 26, sold 1,500 of these in two hours yesterday in North Carolina, two for $5. (Photo: Daniel Dale/Twitter) A North Carolina woman raked in nearly four grand on Thursday selling “Killary Rotten Clinton” targets at a rally for Donald Trump, according to reports. The 26-year-old woman named Ariel exercised an entrepreneurial …

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Five Fast Gun Reforms President Trump Will Sign Into Law

President-Elect Donald Trump stunned the world last night with a commanding upset victory over the heavy favorite, Democrat Hillary Clinton. In addition to Trump’s victory in the contest to be the 45th President of the United States, the National Rifle Association’s five million members helped retain control of the Senate …

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Almost 74% of Guns used in New York Crimes come from States with Weaker Gun Laws

There’s a question often asked in gun control debates: If gun control works, why do cities and states with strict restrictions on firearms still have so much gun violence? A new report from the New York State Office of the Attorney General offers an answer: The firearms used in that …

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