Charter Arms Bulldog. 44 Special revolver, a guard dog in your pocket. With all the new fangled miniature auto loaders for concealed carry available today it is tough to beat a snub nose revolver chambered in a cartridge that is loaded with a big heavy slow bullet. Short barreled revolvers suffer from velocity loss more […]
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Comprehensive list of free “How To ebooks” Everything from basic ballistics, carpentry, crafts, medical, firearms, gardens, reloading, tactics, water purification, and a whole lot more.
“The Pistol as a Weapon of Defense”. Written in 1875 Free ebook and though it was published a long time ago, much of the information still holds true.
Auto-Ordnance WWII Parkerized reviewed This Kahr-built Auto-Ordnance 1911PKZSE is a revisiting of the old M1911 pistols from 1911-1923. It is close to the original pistols with a few changes made to revisit the design. According to Auto Ordnance the pistol’s frame is cast while the slide is barstock and the barrel is a one-piece item. […]
An Old Warhorse is Revived. The pistol itself is intended to be a reproduction of the 1918 Colt 1911. The 1911 finish began to change at the request of the military, which was looking for a less reflective option. In mid-1918, in order to expedite production of the pistols the last few finishing steps were […]
Colt New Agent I first reviewed this New Agent early 2007, shortly after they were introduced. I felt it would be prudent to repost it on rangehot.com for a few reasons. First of all it is a pretty innovative design, has become very popular, is still on the market, and the test sample has been […]
Photo, courtesy Pew Research Gun crime is at an all time low and that is old news but the public is still unaware. It has been some time now since this fact has become public knowledge, yet so many truly believe the opposite. So, we now have this big debate on the new Surgeon General […]
Techwell, magazine well for your Government Model Though I am by no means on the level of many competition shooters, I have an understanding of the fundamentals of the sport. Speed and accuracy is really what it all boils down to. There are lots of gadgets that help with both aspects, some of which I […]
MP .452″ Bullet Mold review I received a two-cavity .45 caliber mold from MP Molds as a test sample. It came packaged with a top punch for the bullet as well as two different inserts to cast different style cavities for the hollow point. The two different inserts for forming the cavity on the bullet. […]
Chiappa Rhino reinventing the wheel(gun) Build a better mousetrap, and the world will beat a path to your door is a misquotation of Ralph Waldo Emerson but it has truth to it, no matter who said it. I believe Chiappa Arms has taken that advice to heart when they introduced the Rhino. If you […]