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Gun-related jobs have been moving from liberal strongholds to friendlier political climes for more than a decade. Smith & Wesson is one of the latest. In 2021, it announced construction of a new headquarters and factory in Tennessee. The facility, in Maryville, Tenn., is already producing firearms. Roughly 1,000 jobs remain at …

If ever handloading shotshells can pay off, it’s in the loading of .410 bore. Prices of factory .410 2½” shotshells are about double that of factory 12-ga. shells, despite the fact .410s contain only half the shot and powder. I feel like I’ve saved some serious money each time I use …

After a modicum of accuracy and safety is met, my top priority for a hunting crossbow is its size. Crossbows just 10 years ago made me feel like I was dragging a railroad tie to my deer stand. Perhaps I’m exaggerating some, but the point is, crossbow companies have done …

Governor Carney is scheduled to sign extreme Permit to Purchase legislation in Dover on Thursday, May 16th. Senate Substitute 1 for Senate Bill 2 (SB 2) will impose a Maryland-style “handgun qualified purchase card” and a handgun transfer registry, creating a perpetual cycle of costs and delays to maintain your ability to purchase …

Armasight has just announced the release of two new compact thermal sights, the Collector 320 and Collector 640. The Collector thermal scope proves invaluable for predator management and pest control, among other applications. With its ULTEM Composite Body and ergonomic design, the Collector series ensures durability and comfort during prolonged use, …

Shooting steel targets in long-range competition requires a “spotter” manning a spotting scope to call out impacts and, even then, some hits may not be visible. The same applies when shooting lightweight, low-velocity .22 Long Rifle bullets at steel 200, 300 and more yards downrange. Hornady’s new bright LED HIT …

Republican Barry Jozwiak to Introduce Bill Banning Glock Switches It looks like State Representative Barry Jozwiak (R-5) is betraying gun owners a second time. Earlier this month, Rep. Jozwiak issued a co-sponsorship memorandum to introduce a bill to ban Glock switches. You can read the memo here. To refresh your memory, …

WASHINGTON, D.C. — NSSF®, The Firearm Industry Trade Association, is bringing the Real Solutions. Safer Communities® message to New York City’s Times Square. Firearm safety messages will be displayed on a digital billboard throughout the summer to spread the message of proven firearm-industry programs to New York City. The three-month campaign, launched in …

Springfield Armory is adding new long-action versions of the Model 2020 Waypoint rifle to the Waypoint family. These long-action rifles are built to deliver the accuracy and performance expected from a custom-grade rifle and are manufactured in the United States. “The release of the Model 2020 Waypoint marked a new era for modern …

Today’s gun control politicians are making it clear. It’s not just guns they despise. There are two other primary obstacles to civil disarmament that they loathe. One is the Second Amendment itself. The other, well, it’s you – the gun owner. It wasn’t that long ago when President Barack Obama …