Firearms

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The Firearms Debate

The Firearms Debate

Are firearms an asset or a liability?

What Should I Do?

A.M.

Understanding Ammunition

Understanding bullet types and terminology
Wednesday, March 13, 2013, 12:08 PM

Ammunition can be a very intimidating subject for those who do not know much about firearms. It can also be a very important decision with strong implications for the performance and safety of your firearm. With lots of opinions, misinformation and geek speak floating around on the topic; it can be overwhelming to the point of exasperation. » Read more

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Reacting to violence

Reacting to violence

Trying to make sense of the recent tragedy in Aurora, CO

What Should I Do?

Firearms Maintenance

A primer on upkeep and safe cleaning
Monday, July 9, 2012, 7:39 PM

Maintaining firearms is a simple task that adds another element of responsibility to firearms ownership. Similar to any mechanical device, firearms are prone to wear, breakages, and corrosion that accompanies any device that has moving metal on metal. Be it rifle, pistol, shotgun, or anything in between, there are some very common things you can do to prolong the life of your firearm and ensure its proper and reliable function. » Read more