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Article first appeared at NRAmedia.org NRAmedia – A shotshell that offers reduced recoil and increased shotgun capacity—yet delivers the kind of punch to stop a criminal attack—could be ideal for home defense, but you need to make sure it cycles reliably. Most shotguns are designed around 2¾” or 3” shells, so you …

Article first appeared at NRAmedia.org NRAmedia – The wildly popular Smith & Wesson M&P15-22, introduced in 2009, has gotten a facelift. The new M&P15-22 Sport model features a 10” M&P slim handguard that incorporates the popular Magpul M-LOK system, which allows for the easy addition of accessories without removing the handguard. …

Article first appeared at NRAmedia.org NRAmedia – Winchester Ammunition has introduced a new M-22 Subsonic .22 LR round designed specifically to function in semi-automatic firearms, while remaining subsonic from both pistol and rifle length barrels. The new M-22 Subsonic features a 45-gr. black-plated lead round nose bullet that has the equivalent …

Article first appeared at NRAmedia.org NRAmedia – The modular SIG Sauer MCX line was designed in the U.S. after the Department of Defense asked for a compact, quiet rifle able to engage targets out to 300 meters. Through SIG’s ability to incorporate suppressors as part of design rather than simply mounting …

Article first appeared at NRAmedia.org NRAmedia – Record gun sales continue to steal the headlines, but there’s another side to that story—people need fodder to feed all those new guns. Thankfully, the firearm industry recognizes that fact. SIG Sauer announced at the SHOT Show that it is opening a new plant …

Article first appeared at NRAmedia.org NRAmedia – Designed to appeal to the fast-growing segment of the shooting sports, Henry Repeating Arms’American Beauty .22 lever-action rifle is embellished with a 14K rose floral scroll and paisley engraving. Like all the rifles in Henry’s Golden Boy family, it features an American walnut stock, …

Article first appeared at Cheaperthatdirt.com Cheaperthandirt – If you ask Liberty Ammunition, there is a new King of the Hill, and I am not hearing any complaints. People are looking for bigger, better, and faster, which explains the rise in popularity of the AR-10 platform. Liberty Ammunition did not come as …

Article first appeared at Cheaperthatdirt.com Cheaperthandirt – On a certain level, the Ruchnoi Pulemet Kalashnikova, or RPK, seems uninspired. The action is standard Kalashnikov, the barrel is fixed, and the magazine feed limits its capacity to 75 rounds. However, it is in its very simplicity and utilitarian execution that the RPK …

Article first appeared at Cheaperthatdirt.com Cheaperthandirt – It wasn’t that long ago when blackpowder hunting was the only way to go. Even after the advent of the Winchester 1894 .30-30 rifle, many clung to their .45-70 and Sharps rifles as well. Today, we have blackpowder hunting seasons in which only single-shot …

Article first appeared at Cheaperthatdirt.com Cheaperthandirt – As gun owners and supporters of the Second Amendment we are used to lawmakers and public officials coming up with new ways to subvert the law and enact defacto gun control. That being said, the Chief of Police of Lowell, Massachusetts, has set the …