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AR-15 Torture Test Dirt

Debunked: 3 Reasons the AR-15 Isn’t Reliable

The AR-15 isn’t reliable. Just ask the critics. They’ll often site three reasons why the AR-15 isn’t reliable. They’re debunked here. 1) The AR-15 Gas System The big slam against the AR-15 is the gas system, which blows gas back into the receiver. Two problems result. One is that the receiver gets impossibly grubby,...

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Video: A New M14/M1A Tactical Rifle Stock

The M14/M1A Blackfeather® “RS” aluminum rifle stock is patterned on the light weight, balance and ergonomics of a traditional USGI fibreglass stock but it offers modern features such as precision bedding, our proprietary, self-lubricating, adjustable oprod guide, removable, keyed picatinny rails, a removable, interchangeable butt stock adapter, improved trigger ergonomics, end plate adapters for...

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One Mile Out: Steyr Arms SSG 08 Long Range Tactical Rifle

Now chambered in .338 Lapua Magnum, this ultra-long range tactical rifle from Steyr is based on the Austrian company's unique Safe Bolt System (SBS) action, which is bedded in a skeletonized aluminum stock and supported by a heavy-duty Versa-Pod bi-pod.

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Look For The Perfect Fit

Your concealed carry handgun should fit your hand. We can have long and drawn out debates about which make, model and caliber of handgun is the “best”, but the reality is that your pistol needs to fit. You will never really able to shoot your pistol to the best of your ability if the...

No matter your concealed carry gun or holster combination, you must practice with it.

Save Money When You Practice

One of the key elements of being effective with your concealed carry handgun is building the muscle memory you need to automatically function in a high-stress environment. The other elements include proper mindset and situational awareness, but we will talk about those later. Right now it’s all about practice. Those with a cynical view...

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Video: How to Train Using the “Surprise Break” Trigger Pull

In this clip from Jeff Cooper’s Defensive Pistolcraft DVD, the renowned instructor reviews the concept of the “surprise break.” This is when the operator slowly squeezes the trigger, not knowing exactly when it will release. Cooper says it’s helpful for training because it increases the operator’s focus. What do you think? Leave a comment...