Ignorance of safety is what many people are guilty of. They have heard news channels reporting stories of home invasions and watched movies about serial killers sneaking in houses and murdering innocent lives. Those stories and movies may sound scary when you are listening to them. But how many people actually think a home invasion could actually happen to them?Continue reading
The present gun marketplace is flooded with various options for different hunters. These include semi-automatic, lever action, break action, bolt action, pump-action guns which are all now available under one roof in most gun stores across the country. Continue reading
As every gun owner knows, it’s a whole lot of fun to go to the local range or out on your property and do some target practice. However, not everyone enjoys what comes after: cleaning.Continue reading
Safety should always be our top priority whether indoors or outdoors. The outdoors, no matter how majestic they seem to be, is also full of dangerous elements that could hurt you if you’re not careful. Thus, the most efficient way of preventing mishaps is to prepare ahead for the trip – know the area, watch the weather forecast, pack adequate food and water, and make sure your body’s in tiptop condition. Here are some tips on how to stay safe in the forest to further help you out.Continue reading
Camping solo is a pleasurable and unique experience. There are several reasons as to why people go camping alone. Perhaps you want to camp alone because of the privacy and silence it offers or maybe because your friends can’t make it with you and are forced to cancel at the last moment.Continue reading
Guest Post by Brandon Cox
Handgun hunting is really where the rubber meets the road. This is the intersection of where the advantage of the gun you’re holding starts to fade away and your skills as a hunter begin to take a more prominent role in whether or not you’re going to punch your tag.Continue reading
As responsible gun owners, we all know that gun safety is non-negotiable and to be enforced at all times. But how seriously do you take your health into consideration when you go shooting at the gun range or when you are out hunting?
A lot of us realize that the loud noise from shooting a firearm can cause damage to our hearing, but is the protection that we are wearing sufficient? For example, a lot of folks will wear some basic earplugs when shooting and some serious shooters will wear earmuffs.Continue reading
One of the favorite pastimes for many Americans is that of sports shooting and hunting. In this article, we will focus on sports shooting and range safety as it pertains to beginners. Under the 2nd Amendment in the United States constitution, it states that “the right to bear arms shall not be infringed upon.” While this means that every U.S. citizen has the constitutional right to own a firearm it doesn’t mean that he or she shouldn’t have the proper training.Continue reading
The Glock 17 is arguably the flag bearer, the cornerstone if you will. Of an empire of firearms that have found both use and love worldwide. But things weren’t always this way, when the Glock first came onto the market the idea of a polymer gun was a new one.
People resisted it, comparing the weapon to Tupperware, worrying that it would evade metal detectors, that it would fall apart in your very hands. A polymer made, the hammerless gun was a concept that very nearly bordered on madness.Continue reading
No one wants to think about an armed or unarmed intruder entering their home. However, according to the US Department of Justice, between 2003 and 2007, more than 3.7 million burglaries occurred every single year on average. More than a million burglaries took place while the homeowner or some other individual was present. In more than 266,000 of these cases, the person who was at home during the burglary became a victim of a violent crime.Continue reading