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Walther CCP recall

Walther Arms has identified a potential condition in Walther CCP pistols that could potentially cause it to discharge if dropped whether the manual safety is engaged (on) or disengaged (off).  The safety of our customers is our paramount concern so we have voluntarily initiated this recall because of the possibility of a drop-fire occurring. Please […]

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Ruger Expands the Mark IV Lineup

Sturm, Ruger & Co., Inc. (NYSE: RGR) is excited to announce two new additions to the Mark IV™ series of rimfire pistols: the Mark IV 22/45™ Tactical and the Mark IV Competition. Since the launch of the Mark IV at the end of 2016, customers have been anxious to learn when their favorite configurations of […]

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Remington Arms laying off 120 in NY and 16 in KY

Remington Arms Company laid off some 120 employees of their almost 1000 at the Ilion, N.Y  plant, and sixteen in their Lexington Kentucky plant. James Marcotuli, CEO, says slowing orders and being flush with inventory for the layoffs.   Remington announced in February 2014 that it would construct a plant in Huntsville Alabama that would employ some 2,000 due […]

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National Reciprocity Bill heads to Congress

Senator. John Cornyn (R-TX) has introduced Senate Bill 446, the Constitutional Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act of 2017, Americans with a valid concealed carry permit to conceal handgun across all state lines. The NRA and Gun Owners of America are in favor of SB 446. In January, a similar bill was introduced in the House of Representatives by Rep. Richard […]

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