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Kansas Restaurant Wins Praise and Criticism for ‘Guns Welcome’ Sign

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 07:59

A Kansas restaurant chain is getting applause and a bit of negative feedback for their pro-gun policy after a pro-gun post on Facebook.

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Springfield Armory XD(M) Unboxed at the Gun Counter

Thu, 06/21/2018 - 12:26

The Springfield XD(M) is great for competition or just for recreational shooting. You can usually find them on GunsAmerica for around $650.

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Amid Legal Drama, New Folding AR on the Horizon

Thu, 06/21/2018 - 11:17

It’s tough to find a truly new innovation in the AR world. The tried-and-true platform has seen improvements in individual components, but more accurate barrels and crisper triggers are a dime a dozen these days. FoldAR believes its new Folding Rifle is ready to shake up the market for good.

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Conservative Candidates for Governor Vow to Stop Discrimination Against Georgia Gun Companies

Thu, 06/21/2018 - 09:19

Casey Cagle and Brian Kemp vowed this week to stop online payment processors from discriminating against Georgia gun companies.

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Exclusive: Intuit Cut Off Law Enforcement Supplier for Selling Batons to Police

Thu, 06/21/2018 - 07:18

“Intuit didn't care if I sold pool cues, or ax handles, or closet rods, or steel pipes, or big flashlights but they were all wound up about selling police batons to police officers,” said Sean DePriest, the president of National Police Supply in an email to GunsAmerica.

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Nosler Model 48 NCH Puts Rifle Power in Handgun Hunting

Wed, 06/20/2018 - 17:41

Nosler is taking note from the black rifle market and is building a rifle-class firearm in a handgun package for handgun hunting and sport shooting.

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Market Watch: May Was Record-Setting for NICS Checks

Wed, 06/20/2018 - 12:38

The FBI's National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS) processed 2,002,992 queries in May 2018, approximately three percent more than the all-time May record of 1,942,677 checks set last year. This continues the streak as March 2018 and April 2018 were also record-setting.

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Witness the Magic Modular Chassis of the SIG P320: Change Grips, Calibers in a Flash!

Wed, 06/20/2018 - 10:34

With all the winning SIG Sauer has done over the last 18 months with the P320, I feel like here at GunsAmerica despite our extensive coverage we have forgotten to highlight one great feature.  The P320's magic modular chassis system.

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Top Five Concealable Blades

Wed, 06/20/2018 - 08:33

This is an exercise in compromise to be sure. Reducing the cutting power of the knife increases its concealability (and vice versa). We’ve got two neck knives, one pocket folder, one ankle rig and one boot knife. Which would you carry and why?

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Trump Calls for the Commission of United States Space Force

Wed, 06/20/2018 - 07:29

President Donald Trump wants the Department of Defense to create a sixth military branch: the United States Space Force.

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New Study: Civilians Hold 84.6% of World’s Small Arms (Americans Own 40%!!!)

Tue, 06/19/2018 - 12:32

A new study has revealed that of the estimated 1.013 billion smalls arms worldwide, civilians hold 857 million of them, a 32 percent increase since 2006. The study’s authors attribute the rise both to better reporting data and to rising gun ownership in the United States, whose citizens hold 40 percent of the world’s civilian firearms.

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Big Horn Armory AR500 in 500 Auto Max Now Available

Tue, 06/19/2018 - 10:50

Big Horn Armory announced this week that its AR500 chambered in 500 Auto Max is now available!  This is the world's most powerful short-range semi-automatic rifle in the world.

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Facebook Censorship Continues: Minors Will No Longer See Ads for Gun Accessories

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 16:46

Persons under the age of 18 will no longer be allowed to view gun accessory ads on Facebook, the social networking site announced this week.

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Sturmgewehr 44 Saved from the Shredder, Sent to Museum

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 15:56

Virginia’s Chesapeake City Council voted last week to donate rather than destroy a rare World War II firearm believed to have popularized the term “assault rifle.”

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Remington Announces Competition-Ready R1 Limited Series 1911s

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 15:25

Remington Arms is launching a new family of competition-oriented 1911-pattern pistols called the R1 Limited Series in single- and double-stack configs.

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Senator Brilliantly Explains Why Banks Too Big To Fail Have No Right to Discriminate Against 2A Businesses

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 12:47

“One grocery store doesn’t get so big that it lends and borrows and buys and sells from nearly every other grocery store in the country. These banks do. A grocery store also doesn’t need or get an $812.3 billion bailout from the American taxpayers,” added Kennedy.

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Hillary the Hypocrite: Failed Presidential Candidate Accuses the NRA of Lying about Guns

Sun, 06/17/2018 - 07:23

Hillary Clinton just won’t go away. Despite her historic, embarrassing loss in the 2016 presidential election, the Giffords Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence awarded Clinton the “Courageous Leadership Award” at their 25th anniversary dinner on Thursday night. Clinton took the opportunity to bash the NRA and received a standing ovation for her efforts.

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Most Important Aspects of Selecting a Handgun for Self-Defense: Fit and Function

Sat, 06/16/2018 - 17:14

There is an old story about a Texas Ranger.  He was attending a social event with his family, wearing his issue sidearm.  A woman approached the Ranger and said “I see you are wearing a pistol, are you expecting trouble?”  The Ranger replied politely, “Why no ma’am, if I was expecting trouble, I would have brought a rifle."

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Historical Origins of the HK93, AK74, M16A1 and AR18

Sat, 06/16/2018 - 16:56

Mechanical systems like small arms evolve in response to myriad forces both industrial and martial. Somebody has an idea that seems to work, and that idea is tweaked, adjusted, and improved over time until it becomes something better, more reliable, and more efficient. The astute student of modern small arms, however, can generally tease out the origins of a mechanism with a little study.

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Hunting Using Nature’s Benchrest: Ready, Aim, Fire

Sat, 06/16/2018 - 13:37

With a little creativity and practice, our hunting gear and/or Mother Nature can provide the same stability at a moment’s notice as the most versatile bipod sold.

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