Archive | January, 2017

Remington RP9, similar but different

My close friend Charles ‘Charlie” Brown acquired a new RP9 through Remington and was kind enough to bring it by for a test drive and to see what is what. At first glance the RP9 is a polymer receiver striker fired duty size pistol, with eighteen plus one capacity. There is no shortage of such handguns […]

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Olympic Arms closes up shop.

After some forty years, Olympic Arms closes it’s doors on February 28th, 2017. I have to wonder if this is a sign of things to come, due to the market saturation of AR-15s and manufactures. I truly hope not but I expect to see more manufactures to either go out of business or begin to […]

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Ruger LCR in .357 Magnum

Sturm, Ruger & Co., Inc. (NYSE: RGR) is pleased to announce a new Ruger® LCRx® 5-round revolver chambered in the hard-hitting .357 Magnum cartridge. This durable and reliable revolver is equipped with a 1.87″ barrel and features an exposed hammer that allows it to be fired in either double-action or single-action mode. When it was […]

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SHOT show 2017

With the 2017 SHOT show in the rear view mirror I though I would share a few photographs of what I saw and some really cool stuff. Click this link to go to the entire gallery, here are just some of the firearms I saw that were very interesting.     The Gilboa Snake, double […]

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Hearing Protection Act is introduced again.

  I have seen a lot of information bouncing around about this, I have held off publishing any information until I spoke to some others in the business and done a little digging, This is what I have learned. Republicans introduced the Duncan-Carter Hearing Protection Act,  delivered by GOP sponsors U.S. Rep. Jeff Duncan of […]

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