What to Take When Deploying To the Middle East

November 1, 2009 by  
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We received an email requesting that this article be re-posted. It is dated because it was written back in 2002. It was widely used by SF,  special operations personnel and contractors at that time, things have changed, improvements made etc. A good deal of the information is still valid.  So here it is again.   Read more

Smith & Wesson Model 629 44 Magnum Revolver (With Video)

June 13, 2009 by  
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Smith & Wesson Model 29 and 629
By Steve L. Doran

The Model 29 is a Smith and Wesson N frame revolver, it was first introduced in 1955. The gun was made famous by Clint Eastwood who used the gun in the movie Dirty Harry.  It was also shown in the popular film Taxi Driver in 1976. After that they were hard to come by in the 6.5 inch version. Other barrel lengths were available Read more

Ruger MK III 22 Semi-Auto Pistol (With Video)

June 13, 2009 by  
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Ruger MKIII Semi-Auto 22 Pistol

By Steven L. Doran

Over the years Ruger has made a few changes to their Mark line of pistols they come in different barrel lengths, with different sighting options, magazine releases etc, but the basic function of the pistol is the same. Read more

Marlin 22 Magnum Rifle (With Video)

June 13, 2009 by  
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Marlin Model 25, 22 Magnum Bolt Action Rifle
By Steven L. Doran

Marlin has always made a great line of , accurate, handsome well built relatively inexpensive bolt action repeating rifles. The magazine fed versions have always been my choice because it is easy to keep extra ammo in a pocket or pack. Read more

Henry Repeating Arms AR-7 Survival Rifle (With Video)

June 13, 2009 by  
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The Henry Repeating Arms Company AR-7 Survival Rifle

By Steven L. Doran

The AR-7 Survival Rifle has gone through some changes over the years and some of the ones formally built by other manufactures had some problems which I experienced first hand and did not like. Read more

Test – North American Arms “PUG” (With Video)

June 8, 2009 by  
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North American Arms “Pug

By Steven L. Doran

I have been acquainted with North American Arms for many years they manufacture min-revolvers and auto loading pistols that are very reliable and are used in many different types of concealed carry applications. North American has even come out with pistols chambered in a proprietary .25, .32 and .380 ACP.  Police officers and private citizens carry their guns as back ups and primary carry weapons.  Read more

Am I Out Gunned

June 6, 2009 by  
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By Steven L. Doran

The snub-nose .38 revolver has really taken a beating over the last several years. In fact a lot of people who criticize the gun have never taken the time to even shoot one, or have only fired a few rounds. I have heard story after story about what a piece of junk they are and how they do not compare to any semi-auto on the market. Read more

Thank You To Our Men and Women in Uniform

June 6, 2009 by  
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Many generations, have taken you for granted. Because of your sacrifice we were raised in a country of extraordinary prosperity and peace. The freedom you give us allowed all who live in this country great opportunity to attend schools the ability to pursue careers, to live where we choose, to embrace the religious faith and values we choose, to raise families and pursue our dreams.  Read more