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Playing Dress Up on the Range

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The Tale of – and the Truth About – Remington’s R -51

I wrote an article for NRA’s Shooting Illustrated magazine about the Remington R 51. In it I said, “It’s hard to classify the Remington R 51 as any thing other than the best new compact 9mm handgun on the market.” When production guns hit the street some users experienced problems. After this seemed
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What is this Weird Looking Thing?

Ok, this is weird. No, its not some sort of attachment for a farm implement and its not a piece of a Nazi torture device. Its the revolutionary S.T.A.R. stock joint for the Sisk S.T.A.R. rifle. Now, you won’t see a description of this cool tool in many magazines, Sisk has putt al his time, eff
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Blackout Handloads

Unlike most AR owners I did not loose my mind over the new .300 Blackout cartridge. It has however become the thing to be shooting. If you are addicted to subsonic stuff I can see the appeal. And, I also recognize that everyone likes different things. I don’t like Glocks, the .30-06 or stupid
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I am a confessed 1911 addict. Of course I like other handguns. I like the Ruger Single Six (now Seven) in .32 whatever and I like Blackhawks. Admittedly, as far as pistols go, I carry my HiPower most often. Even if Bryce Towsley thinks a 9mm unsuitable, like COL Cooper did, for personal protection.
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