Category Archives: Guns

Seeing the light

Americans grappling with the rapidly-spreading coronavirus purchased more guns last month than at any other point since the FBI began collecting data over 20 years ago. Why? With the death toll climbing every day and most of the country under … Continue reading

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After 50 Years, the Army and Marine Corps Are Closing In on Dumping Brass-Cased Ammo

After more than 50 years of failed attempts, the U.S. military may be on the verge of ending its love affair with brass-cased ammunition, something that predates the Spanish-American War. Traditional brass has dominated military small-arms ammunition since U.S. troops … Continue reading

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A little help from me friends

One of my readers inherited a pair of rifles that appear to be 22 caliber and asked if I could identify them. I told him that I had no clue but knowing my readers, maybe one of them could help … Continue reading

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Anatomy of a Flintlock

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LA County sheriff abandons effort to close gun stores

LOS ANGELES — Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva, who was sued by gun-rights groups after trying to shut down firearms dealers in the wake of coronavirus concerns, said Monday that he is abandoning the effort. The sheriff said he’s … Continue reading

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President Trump to LA County Sheriff: “Fuck You”

President Trump’s Department of Homeland Security released updated guidelines naming gun manufacturers and retailers as essential on Saturday, which means they are to stay open and operational nationwide during a Chinese coronavirus shutdown. MORE -Submitted by too many readers to … Continue reading

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Of Toilet Paper and 22 Ammunition

U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- Those in the gun culture can recognize the run on toilet paper as similar to the .22 ammunition bubble we experienced in President Obama’s second term. Toilet paper, like .22 ammunition, takes very specialized machinery to produce in … Continue reading

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Improvise, adapt, overcome

A New Jersey gun store owner is now offering home delivery of ammunition to legal gun owners in the state, after Gov. Phil Murphy declared that gun stores and ranges must close, ending sales but not demand for firearms and … Continue reading

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No Cops to Save You, but Too Bad You Couldn’t Get a Gun to Protect Yourself

U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- You might not have wanted a gun before, but now you do. You’ve seen the empty shelves in grocery stores. You read in the news that some police departments are taking longer to respond because of the outbreak … Continue reading

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Even the Lefties are wanting guns now – too bad they can’t them as quickly or easily as they thought

U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- First, they came for hand sanitizer and bleach wipes. Then it was the toilet paper. Now, it’s guns and ammunition. Americans are lining up at local gun shops taking stock of their safety concerns and stocking up on … Continue reading

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Got guns?

A 300% spike in gun purchases has overwhelmed the FBI office in charge of the National Instant Background Criminal Background Check System, leading to them considering temporarily shutting down in some areas. MORE -RDM73

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What Does Covid-19 Have To Do With Brownells?

Brownells, an 80-year-old, Iowa-based online firearm, and firearm accessories supplier has joined forces with Folding@Home to lend its excess computing power to help combat the COVID-19 virus sweeping across the globe. FROM HERE –Herschel

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A long time coming

United States – -(AmmoLand.com)- Often times, anti-Second Amendment extremists like to claim that laws need to be updated to reflect modern realities. They often make that argument when trying to justify bans on modern multi-purpose semiautomatic firearms, and Second Amendment … Continue reading

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The Colt Walker

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Got ammo?

HARVEY, La., March 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — As the Coronavirus (COVID-19) hits the US, it’s not just hand sanitizer and flu medications that are flying off the shelves. While Walmart and Target are running out of emergency essentials and “currently … Continue reading

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A quarter pound bullet…..

Great video, but the best parts are at the end when he puts a couple rounds through one. It doesn’t look too bad in real time, but the slow motion shots? It makes his face do what faces aren’t intended … Continue reading

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Granddaddy’s Gun: My Most Prized Possession

Hanging on the wall of our hallway is one of my most prized possessions: a Winchester Model 37 single shot 410 shotgun. The trigger guard rattles from decades of wear and the wooden stock is now showing signs of cracking. … Continue reading

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Tennessee Governor Bill Lee announces his support a bill for Constitutional Carry

Standing in a building that prohibits guns while surrounded by dozens of Republican lawmakers, Gov. Bill Lee announced Thursday plans to introduce legislation that would let Tennesseans carry weapons without first obtaining a permit while increasing penalties for illegal gun … Continue reading

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Persistence pays

GALLATIN, Tennessee – After nearly four hours of the regular monthly meeting of the Sumner County Board of County Commissioners, a Second Amendment Sanctuary County Resolution was passed Monday evening by a vote of 18 to 4. The end result … Continue reading

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Sumner County’s not taking no for an answer

A rally in support of a Second Amendment Sanctuary County Resolution is planned for Monday, February 24 at 6 p.m. in front of the Sumner County Administration Building. The rally, organized by Sumner County Stands United, will immediately precede the … Continue reading

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