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Feinstein Distorted Facts About AR-15, NRA Says

U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein claims that the AR-15 is not “in common use.” Really? READ MORE SOURCE: NRA-ILA The NRA’s Institute for Legislative Action called into question the California Democrat’s assertions about the weapon and said the rifle has gained popularity in recent years. The group cited figures from the National Shooting Sports Foundation. The … Continue reading Feinstein Distorted Facts About AR-15, NRA Says

Trump Says Close To Finalizing Ban On Bump Stocks

President Donald Trump: “We’re knocking out bump stocks…” READ MORE! SOURCE: Reuters U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday his administration is just a few weeks away from finalizing a regulation that would ban so-called bump stocks, devices that allow semi-automatic weapons to fire like machine guns. “We’re knocking out bump stocks,” Trump said at … Continue reading Trump Says Close To Finalizing Ban On Bump Stocks

REVIEW: Superlative Arms Short Stroke Retrofit AR15 Piston System

There’s been much said about AR15 gas system problems. Here’s another solution that really offers something different! READ MORE Major Pandemic Over the last decade, piston driven AR systems have gained a lot of attention due to their ability to deliver cooler running reliability similar to the exceedingly reliable piston based AK platform. One of … Continue reading REVIEW: Superlative Arms Short Stroke Retrofit AR15 Piston System

Hodgdon Adds 224 Valkyrie to Load Data Site!

One of the hottest calibers of 2018, the 224 Valkyrie keeps the hype comings and suppliers are working hard to keep up with customer requests. It continues to impress shooters across the nation, but as it’s popularity gains, more and more people are hungry for better standardized data to build their own ammunition. Hodgdon Powders, … Continue reading Hodgdon Adds 224 Valkyrie to Load Data Site!

REVIEW: Burris XTR II Riflescope 5-25x50mm

Looking for a super-clear long-range scope with all the bells and whistles? This one delivers all the most-wanted features at a lot lower price than its competition. READ ALL ABOUT IT Major Pandemic One of the trends I am seeing in the market are optics manufacturers really starting to push themselves again to deliver exponential … Continue reading REVIEW: Burris XTR II Riflescope 5-25x50mm

RELOADERS CORNER: Gas Port Pressure

It’s not always possible to separate guns from loads, and there are some important things to know to get the most from your semi-auto. Here’s one! KEEP READING Glen Zediker I have spent the last couple of segments taking a big step back recollecting my own (early) experiences and education as a handloader. Hope you’re … Continue reading RELOADERS CORNER: Gas Port Pressure

RELOADERS CORNER: Blissful Moderation

Glen Zediker recollects and reflects on the first advice he ever got on choosing a load: all things in moderation, pressure and velocity included! READ IT ALL Glen Zediker I spend a great amount of space in this department warning, and I hope educating, on the signs, signals, dangers of excessive cartridge pressure. That’s all … Continue reading RELOADERS CORNER: Blissful Moderation

REVIEW: PWS MOD2 MK107 AR15 Pistol

Designed to replace MP5-style weapons, this “Daiblo” is a sleek and sturdy AR15 pistol. READ ALL ABOUT IT Major Pandemic While almost every other manufacturer of AR15s is chasing the entry-level price-point customer, Primary Weapons System introduced a $2000 fully-loaded AR15 pistol which sold out immediately! Every inch of this reliable push-rod long-stroke piston-driven AR … Continue reading REVIEW: PWS MOD2 MK107 AR15 Pistol

Fired FBI Director James Comey Pushes Gun Control, Bashes NRA

Comey advocates for stricter gun laws and delivers harsh criticism for NRA in a UK address. READ MORE   SOURCE: NRA-ILA Fired FBI Director James Comey’s self-aggrandizement tour continued apace last week. Momentarily turning his attention from attacking President Trump, Comey used the occasion of a trip to the largely-disarmed United Kingdom as an opportunity … Continue reading Fired FBI Director James Comey Pushes Gun Control, Bashes NRA

Government Admits AR-15s Are Not ‘Weapons of War’

State Department and Department of Justice offer definitions of “military equipment,” and it’s NOT an AR-15… READ MORE SOURCE: Breitbart AWR Hawkins In its settlement with Cody Wilson’s Defense Distributed the government admitted that semi-automatic firearms below .50 caliber are not weapons of war. On July 10, 2018, Breitbart News reported that the Second Amendment … Continue reading Government Admits AR-15s Are Not ‘Weapons of War’

RELOADERS CORNER: 5.56 NATO: “GO,” “NO-GO”

This “warning” has been around, and around, for years, but it’s still not always heeded, or understood. Read why and how it matters HERE. Glen Zediker I know this is “Reloaders Corner,” but, every now and again at least, I rip open the end of a cardboard factory cartridge box, or five. I just got … Continue reading RELOADERS CORNER: 5.56 NATO: “GO,” “NO-GO”

RELOADERS CORNER: Why Not Flat-Base?

A better question, given that the vast majority of popular rifle bullets are boat-tail, is why flat-base? KEEP READING Glen Zediker Good question! I have something that at least has elements of an answer. A boat-tail bullet is the standard for the majority of rifle bullets, and the domineering choice of long-range shooters. Competitive Benchrest … Continue reading RELOADERS CORNER: Why Not Flat-Base?