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7 Reasons the Ruger 10/22 is America’s Go-to Rimfire

Ruger 10/22 semiautomatic rimfire rifle in .22LR. (Photo: David Higginbotham) The Ruger 10/22 with a standard ten-round rotary magazine in 22LR is the definition of a utilitarian rifle.  Here’s why: 1.  Reliable Isn’t reliability the most important feature of any firearm?  For a semi-auto rimfire, the 10/22 is the most …

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3 Reasons Why the 1911 Pistol Continues to Endure

Some of today’s shooters think any pistol that debuted in the year 1911 simply must be obsolete, and should be relegated to the museum instead of the working armory. Yet today there are more companies manufacturing 1911s—and more individuals keeping them as home-protection guns and carrying them as personal weapons—than ever before. Critics …

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Why the AR15 is one of the BEST Firearms You Could Ever Buy

The AR15 is one of the most versatile firearms ever built. It is the civilian version of the iconic M16, which has been the go-to rifle for the military since the Vietnam era. While it is certainly not without its flaws, there are some very appealing aspects to it that …

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5 Personal Reasons to Carry a Concealed Weapon

If you’re reading this, there is a good chance you don’t carry a weapon daily. But with all of the doom and gloom in the media have you been seriously asking yourself: “Why should I conceal carry?” Alien Gear Holster You’ve gone this far in life without needing a gun …

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Three Reasons Pistol-Caliber Carbines ‘Outgun’ Everything Else

Each weapon in your home armory is there for its own unique purpose. While that polished 1950s-era coach gun might have secured its spot as your safe queen, your other rifles and handguns were likely purchased for more active roles. And whether for hunting or for tactical applications, a weapon …

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5 Reasons You Still Should Own A Revolver (No 4. Is A Bit Surprising)

Revolvers are here to stay, despite the fact that they hold a limited number of rounds and are slower to reload when compared to semiautomatic handguns. Does that mean that you need a six-shooter in your handgun battery? It depends. For more than a century revolvers were the de facto …

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5 Reasons You Need To Squat

When lifters discuss the most basic and fundamental compound exercises, the BB Squat is almost always at the forefront of the conversation. And this is for good reason, as there are few movements as effective for building mass, strength and power! However, because squats are also extremely exhausting and difficult, …

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