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Guns.com is Celebrating a Decade of 2A Dedication!


Guns.com has been at it for a decade and is celebrating with a huge 10 Year Anniversary Sale! Time flies, doesn’t it? Guns.com has been at it for a decade already, and by “it” we mean perfecting the online firearm marketplace process while simultaneously attracting more and more devoted customers with smart, value-based deals and […]

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5 Best Gifts for Gun Lovers of 2021: Useful, Novelty, and More

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Whether or not you’re a gun lover yourself, you probably know a gun owner or gun enthusiast, and finding the perfect gift can be tough, especially since buying a handgun for someone else can be a bit tricky sometimes. We’ve assembled a list of gifts for gun lovers that go beyond that typical earmuffs and […]

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The Henry Lever Action .30-30 is the Most American Hunting Rifle You Can Own


Henry Lever Action .30-30

The perennial choice of the whitetail hunter is now better than ever. It should be clear to even the most casual of followers that Henry Repeating Arms is not content with resting on its laurels as one of the largest names in the lever-action space. They have sold more than one million of their H001 […]

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Olympic Gold Goes to U.S. Army 1st Lt. Amber English After Record-Setting Round

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The Tokyo 2020 skeet shooting final came down to the wire, and ended with a new Olympic record. Making her Olympics debut, Amber English finished atop the podium in the women’s skeet final. Her score, 56 of 60 targets, set a new Olympics record. The U.S. Army 1st Lt. took home the gold medal by […]

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.308 vs .30-06: Which Round is Better, and for What Uses?

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.308 vs .30-06

Is there really a noticeable difference between .308 Win. and .30-06 Springfield? In the long, storied history of American firearms, no two rifle cartridges are endlessly debated as much as the .308 and .30-06. Both rounds have origins with the U.S. Army, and both have seen action in conflicts all over the world. Both have […]

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Buckshot vs. Birdshot: A Total Newbie’s Guide


Shotgun ammunition is just plain confusing–this quick guide should help you get started. If you are brand new to guns, specifically shotguns, absolutely everything about shotgun ammunition probably just makes you want to walk away and do something else. While there is some vague consistency to handgun and rifle ammunition, shotgun shells and shot size […]

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Will Hunting and Fishing Ever Cease Being an American Tradition?

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Will hunting and fishing ever cease being American traditions? As outdoorsmen and women, we’d like to think hunting and fishing are deeply enshrined traditions that will live forever. But will they always be that way? Before we begin, let me first say I don’t play political blame games. America is deeply divided politically right now, […]

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Glock 27: The Small and Reliable Subcompact in Powerful .40 Smith and Wesson

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Glock 27

The Glock 27 is a mighty handgun in a small package. Polymer frame Glock pistols are some of the most popular on the market with people who concealed carry because they are reliable, easy to use, and maintain. The Glock 27 chambered in .40 S&W is one of the most popular subcompact pistols on the […]

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Glock 36: The Ultra Concealable .45 ACP That Packs a Punch

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Glock 36

The Glock 36 is an ultra-slim option in .45 ACP. In the world of semi-automatic pistols for concealed carry, the Glock 36 is a firearm that is a frequent topic of discussion. This polymer handgun is built specifically with self-defense and comfort in carrying in mind. The single stack Glock G36 also brings plenty of […]

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