I have noticed that discussions on combat sights, combat shooting, and handguns are often hi-jacked by those with an embarrassing lack of experience. All they know is what they have read and much of that isn’t accurate. A shooter should study, true, but they should also gain practical experience and meet the instructor half way
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NEW BOOK: Gun Control in Nazi-Occupied France Oakland, CA —-(Ammoland.com)- Countless books have addressed the atrocities committed by Hitler’s dictatorship, but none have focused on the Nazis’ repression of gun owners until legal scholar and historian Stephen P. Halbrook’s eye-opening 2013 exposé, Gun Control in the Third Reich: Disarming the Jews and “Enemies of the
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‘Fake News’ Is Not a Fake Term U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- The left and Trump-opposing right are predictably annoyed at President Trump’s persistent description of the liberal media as “fake news.” Like it or not, the term as he uses it has merit. Trump’s opponents hysterically claim he threatens the free press when he uses that term
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Hogue is joining other firearms industry leaders in breaking off their relationship with Dick’s and Field & Stream (Photo: Hogue) The popular handgun grip and accessory maker said this week that they are severing ties with the controversial sporting goods big box retailer. Hogue said they are distancing themselves from Dick’s Sporting Goods and their
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New export rules could open the door for smaller businesses hoping to sell guns overseas. (Photo: Wall Street Journal) Firearm industry experts believe the proposed export reform will boost international gun sales. Orchid Advisors works with gun retailers, manufacturers and wholesalers to ensure legal compliance. The group said this week the suggested amendments to the International
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Leupold Mark 5HD 5-25×56 Riflescope BEAVERTON, Ore. —-(Ammoland.com)- Leupold’s new-for-2018 Mark 5HD riflescope was named “Optic of the Year” at the 2018 Firearms Industry Choice Awards at the Rockcastle Shooting Center on Saturday, June 9. Combining elite optical performance, rugged reliability, and user-friendly features in a package that could only be produced by leveraging the
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The Mountain Rifle is handy, but still hefty enough for steady off-hand shots. (Photo: Terril James Herbert/Guns.com) Factory-made traditional muzzleloading rifles fail to impress at times. The rifles available today are less expensive than they have ever been. Their accuracy and reliability when loaded properly should give a modern rifle shooter reason to pause. Unfortunately,
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(Photo: Intuit) Intuit, the parent company of TurboTax and QuickBooks, disputed claims this week it stopped processing payments for gun sales. Heather Mclellan, a company spokesperson, told Guns.com Monday “our policy is not new, nor has it changed” when questioned why the credit service reportedly refunded customers for sales made at gun-related stores, leaving business
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Art by Michael Ramirez GOP Loves Nancy Pelosi USA –-(Ammoland.com)- GOP Loves Nancy Pelosi. This past week Pelosi told reporters that consumer confidence (which is at an 18-year high) is a sign of America’s flailing economy under President Trump. Did you enjoy this cartoon? You call yourself pro-gun? Prove it by joining anyone or all
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Caracal USA launches a discounted pricing program for LE and military. (Photo: Caracal USA) Caracal USA announced it will now provide discounted pricing on Caracal guns and accessories to military, law enforcement and public service professionals through its new Caracal Officer Program. “Caracal USA is a strong supporter of America’s law enforcement, military, and public
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Which group of women do you think would be better equipped to demonstrate “common sense gun safety”? (Moms Demand Action / NRA Women Facebook) U.S.A. – -(Ammoland.com)-Being on leave of absence last week, I missed out on an event the gun-grabbers consider important: #WEARORANGE 2018. Even so, by culturally appropriating (which “progressives” generally condemn) the outerwear of
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Art by A.F. Branco Prepared USA –-(Ammoland.com)- Prepared. When the Singapore summit talks begin Trump says that North Korea has to give up nukes or the conversation is over. Did you enjoy this cartoon? You call yourself pro-gun? Prove it by joining anyone or all of these fine civil rights organizations: Comically Incorrect And, please
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When shooting, especially at longer ranges, little things mean a lot. One of the biggest obstacles to long-range accuracy is rifle cant. At the range, keeping your rifle properly positioned may be easy. However, in the field, the ground is seldom even, flat, and level like the bench at the range. When canted, the rifle will not
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Firearms Export Control Reform (ECR) – Opportunities for International Retail Sales U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- For U.S. companies that sell, or want to sell, aftermarket firearm components to foreign retail customers, Export Control Reform (ECR) will significantly expand their opportunities starting sometime in early 2019. Several features of the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) severely constrain
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I’m sure this is somebody’s official handgun drill or is a derivation of one, but it’s an exercise I came up with one day when I had a limited amount of time for setup and practice. I think it’s helpful for working on sight tracking, target transitions and reloading at the same time. It’s simple,
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New York WARNING Are Assisted-Openers Now Illegal Switchblades? U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- As if New York wasn’t already a confusing legal and regulatory nightmare for honest, law-abiding knife owners, the highest court in the state just upheld, in a one-paragraph opinion, the conviction of a person in possession of an assisted opening (spring-assisted) folding knife under the
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Some online dating sites are offering a narrower focus, helping gun owners find love with other like-minded individuals. (Photo: Pro Gun Dating via Facebook) Online dating has revolutionized the way in which singles meet and mingle and now niche dating sites are giving daters even more control over who they potentially match with. In the
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