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Article first appeared at Ammoland.com Ammoland.com – Recently, we discussed some other storied guns including the Remington 870 and Ruger 10/22. Both have been produced in quantities numbering in the millions over many decades. The subject of this article, the U.S. Carbine, Caliber .30, M1 (that was the original official

Article first appeared at Ammoland.com Ammoland.com – Gun sales are at record levels.  In the last six months, gun sales, as reflected by the National Instant Check system, have hit record highs for each of the six months. It is almost certain that 2015 will be the highest year on record

Article first appeared at Ammoland.com Ammoland.com – Twenty years ago, not long after Sen. Dianne Feinstein’s (D-Calif.) federal “assault weapon” and “large” magazine “ban” took effect, CBS 60 Minutes reporter Lesley Stahl faced a dilemma. To help Feinstein make her case for a new ban that would cover more types of

In 1897 a 28-year-old lieutenant of the artillery in the Japanese Imperial Army—one Kijirõ Nambu—had been assigned to work with noted Japanese firearms designer Nariakira Arisaka on what was to become the Type 30 rifle. Soon the young Nambu would be promoted to major and tasked with developing a semi-automatic

Article first appeared at Ammoland.com Ammoland.com – On this week’s episode of NRA All Access we go behind-the-scenes at Taurus to follow their design process, from development to production, of the innovative Curve pistol. Later in the episode, NASCAR driver Ryan Newman shows us how he stays just as busy off the track as when

The Chicago media launched a witch hunt after there were no charges leveled on the law-abiding citizen in Chicago—with one of those relatively new carry permits for Illinois—who killed an armed robber as he pointed a gun at store employees on Halloween. How’s this for a Chicago Tribune headline? “Customer

Article first appeared at Ammoland.com Ammoland.com – Immaterial Girl Madonna once more proved her irrelevance to anyone but herself and a cult fan base, responding to Islamic terrorist attacks in Paris by telling concert-goers in Stockholm that; “Only love will change the world. “[W]e will never ever, ever change this world that

Article first appeared at Ammoland.com Ammoland.com – For countless years, the gift of a special firearm has been a special Christmas tradition that provides life-long memories for both giver and recipient. With the theme of “Where Heirlooms Begin”, High Caliber Gifts, LTD is helping bring the gift of a firearm to

Sooner or later, we all have to buy a gift for that shooter who either seems to own everything they want or they’re so picky that they have a closet full of presents collecting dust. The next time you’re facing that dilemma, you might find something special at Bullet Bouquets. 

Article first appeared at Ammoland.com Ammoland.com – SIG SAUER, Inc., changed the way the world looked at handguns with the introduction of the modular P250 series. Now, with the introduction of the P250-22, that same versatility is available in a rimfire option. Built on the same platform as the centerfire P250