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Anyone with half a brain can read the Second Amendment, and clearly articulate its intent. It’s not a complicated law. It’s not buried in high-brow legalese that is indecipherable to the average person. Once you understand the original meaning of the words when they were written, and the wider context

Heckler & Koch “Summer Magazinepalooza” is now in place through Sept. 30, 2017. When you purchase a new full-size model P30 or VP Series pistol, H&K will supply four free magazines. This promotion does not include the P30SK series or VP9SK.  “We are excited to offer the first time ever Summer Magazinepalooza to show our

FN America is offering three free magazines to customers who purchase any new FN 509 pistol between July 1 and August 31, 2017. Customers residing in states that require limited-capacity magazines will be eligible to receive 10-round capacity magazines, whereas all other purchases are eligible to receive standard, 17-round capacity magazines. “The FN 509

Browning has expanded its bolt-action X-Bolt rifle line with two new models and the addition of caliber choices in several existing models. Browning’s new X-Bolt Medallion Safari Grade rifle features a deep polished blued fluted heavy sporter barrel with gold accented engraving. The polished blued steel receiver is also engraved. A gloss finish

Smith & Wesson Corp. has announced the “M&P Summer Savings” mail-in rebate program, valid on popular M&P firearms, including M&P Shield pistols. Consumers who purchase any new qualifying M&P Full-Size, Compact or M&P Shield pistol from July 1, 2017 to Sept. 30, 2017 will be eligible to receive two boxes of Hornady Critical

Based on feedback from Special Operations unites worldwide, SIG Sauer has enhanced its original MCX adaptive rifle to create the MCX VIRTUS in 5.56 NATO and 300 BLK. With the rifle’s ability to be configured more than 500 ways with options for different barrels, stocks, handguards and colors, SIG is calling it “The Complete

If your mind has drifted from the summer fiction downloaded onto your tablet to thoughts of which handgun will next adorn your holster—you’ve come to the right place. There are literally dozens of stories within this site dedicated to the best of everything related to carry guns—pocket pistols, holsters, methods and much more. To make

SOG Knives & Tools recently released the new Baton family of multi-tools. These tools have a sleek minimalist design which gives them in slim, straight shape that’s as easy to carry in a pants or purse pocket as a marker or pen. Unlike most multi-tools, which tend to be large, blocky

The use of gunpowder—black powder—as a propellant for projectiles was first seen in the 10th century. Initially, projectiles were rocks, arrows and anything else that could fit down the bore. Accuracy, of course, was nil, and if hit by one of these ersatz projectiles, the poor victim was more likely

Nestled in the foothills of Virginia’s Blue Ridge Mountains, the community of Afton is home to Zenith Firearms, a family-owned company that imports a variety of arms under the Girsan, Tisas, Tedna and MKE names. The subject of this review, the MKE Z-5RS pistol, is the product of the partnership between Zenith and