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The Enduring and Ever-Popular .45


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  It was created by arguably the most prolific gun designer in the history of firearms—John Moses Browning. Browning designed the handgun as the answer to the .38, which had failed the U.S. Army on multiple accounts during its campaign against the Moros in the Philippines as part of the Spanish American War. The issued […]

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Like The Phoenix, The .264 Will Rise Again


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With about 57 grains of slow burning powder fueling it, the .264 Win Mag spits a 140-grain bullet 3030 fps and shoots impressively flat. Winchester introduced the original clear back in 1958 when Elvis was dancing to the Jailhouse Rock and Explorer 1, the first U.S. earth-orbit satellite, was circling the globe. In those “bigger is better” […]

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Melissa Bachman

Choosing The Right Caliber For The New Hunter


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1.) Recoil. Explain the level of recoil they the new hunter is going to experience & shoot it first so they can watch. This is great for young kids, but really nice for anyone trying out a new gun first. Even if they don’t say they need this I believe it’s a great idea to help alleviate […]

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North American Big Game – Is There One Perfect Caliber


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Over the past 30 years I have been fortunate enough to hunt over 40 US States, almost all the Canadian provinces, 6 Mexican states, and 12 other countries around the globe in pursuit of a large variety of big game animals. While not claiming to be the world’s foremost expert, I have learned a thing […]

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