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Though he normally sticks to rimfires, 22 Plinkster really seems to dig the new Ruger PC carbine — likely due to it’s similarity to the 10/22 Takedown. The new PC series provides a compact and lightweight carbine aimed at plinkers and the home defense market with a wide-range of magazine well adapters to accommodate a
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Host Jamie Colby, right, with the heirs of antique military weapons on Strange Inheritance premiering Jan. 16. (Photo: Fox Business News) Fox Business Network starts the fourth season of Strange Inheritance with a bang, featuring antique guns in a three-part back-to-back season premiere. Appearing Jan. 16 at 9:30 p.m. Eastern Standard Time, “Cannon Father” showcases the
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Bass Pro Shops founder and CEO Johnny Morris pledged up to $10 million of his own money to fund severance packages for ousted Cabela’s employees — but only if Cabela’s former executives contribute first. (Photo: Chris Graythen/Getty Images for Stewart-Haas Racing) The founder of Bass Pro Shops wants former executives of its recently acquired competitor
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The Pinnacle 3-18×44 is a first focal plane scope with close to long range capabilities. (Photo: Sightmark) Sightmark bridges the gap between 1-6x and 5-30x with the new Pinnacle 3-18×44 first-focal-plane riflescope. The Pinnacle offers close to long range capabilities, ideal for competition target shooters, law enforcement, and military in addition to extreme hunters, says
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Stephen Nolan, Vista Outdoor’s chief financial officer, will part ways with the company Feb. 1, 2018. (Photo: Vista Outdoor) Vista Outdoor Chief Financial Officer Stephen Nolan will take on a new role at Esterline when he steps down from the company next month. Nolan resigned from Vista last month — following CEO Mark DeYoung’s departure
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An Alameda County law effectively barring new gun stores is being challenged by Second Amendment advocates to the nation’s highest court. The ban, which forbids gun retailers within 500 feet of residential properties thereby placing the whole county off-limits to new stores, is challenged by businessmen John Teixeira, Steve Nobriga and Gara Gamaza who found
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Kimber will open a new manufacturing plant in Troy, Alabama in 2019 to keep up with “tremendous” demand growth. (Photo: Kimber/Facebook) Kimber announced this week it will expand operations to central Alabama in 2019. The new design, engineering and manufacturing facility in Troy will expand Kimber’s footprint to three states, including its home base in
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The Israeli-made Micro Roni pistol carbine conversion kit. (Photo: Eve Flanigan/Guns.com) From Israel, perhaps with a touchdown in Austria, comes a solution to the yearnings of Glock lovers who’ve wished for a Glock rifle. CAA’s Micro Roni converts Glock pistols into a short-barreled rifle or, with the addition of an IGB barrel, a non-National Firearms
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The Bench and Field Shooting Mat offers a lightweight yet water-resistant design. (Photo: Creedmoor Sports) Creedmoor Sports announced a new Bench and Field Shooting Mat designed to deliver versatility, durability and portability to shooters on the go. The Bench and Field Shooting Mat features a 1,000 Denier Cordura construction that offers a lightweight and water-resistant
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The Warrior holster, left, and ammunition pouch, right, are the latest gear to hit the Comp-Tac lineup. (Photo: Comp-Tac Victory Gear) Comp-Tac Victory Gear adds a new holster, the Warrior, and ammunition pouch to its arsenal of gun gear and accessories. The Warrior holster, a low-profile outside the waistband rig, is fully adjustable offering multiple
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The Revelation boasts a unique design that would cause any collectors heart to beat faster. (Photo: Connecticut Shotgun Manufacturing Company) The Galazan Revelation is an over/under shotgun created by Connecticut Shotgun Manufacturing Company for gun owners who appreciate some fine American craftsmanship. Available in 26-inch, 28-inch or 30-inch barrels, the 20-gauge shotgun ships in either
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The press offers usability for both beginners and more experienced reloaders. (Photo: Lyman) Lyman Products adds to its reloading inventory, introducing the new Brass Smith Ideal press. Touting a heavy duty cast iron frame matched with stainless parts, the press is capable of tackling all pistol calibers and rifle cartridges up to 3.7 inch length.
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The Osprey Micro/Ruger MK IV combo includes both the suppressor and the pistol for about the price of either by itself (Photos: SilencerCo) The Utah-based suppressor maker has a special deal on a hushed-up rimfire pistol package that comes in at less than half the MSRP. Centered on a Ruger MK IV Tactical with a
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The FBI will receive many of these boxes — $16 millions worth. (Photo: Winchester Ammunition) Winchester Ammunition won an $16 million contract to supply .40-caliber service and training rounds to the FBI, according to the award notice. “The FBI uses one of the most rigorous ammunition tests ever developed and we are very proud that
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Wilson Combat’s 1911 display at SHOT Show 2017. (Photo: Wilson Combat) Wilson Combat ensures its top spot in the 1911 field, announcing the recent acquisition of Chip McCormick Custom/Shooting Star Industries, manufacturer of 1911 mags and gear. While Chip McCormick Custom/Shooting Star Industries will remain headquartered in Texas, the manufacturer will see a new Shooting
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