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Styrka S3 4-12×50 SH a Scope for All Seasons

What makes good glass? It’s a question almost every rifle hunter is faced with at one time or another and involves many facets. When it comes to riflescopes, glass, mechanics and manufacturing quality must seamlessly meld together to produce a top-notch optic. It’s a real high-wire act to get these aspects to come together,...

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Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act Introduced in Congress

NEWTOWN, Conn. — U.S. Rep. Richard Hudson (R-NC) introduced the NSSF-supported Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act of 2017 (H.R. 38) on the first day of the 115th Congress. The proposed legislation, with 63 co-sponsors, would compel states to recognize concealed carry permits issued from other states that have concealed carry laws within their own borders...

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D+DH Innovation Zone: Breakthrough Clean Technologies

Exclusive insights into the most innovative products for deer hunters. Daniel Schmidt and the D&DH team visit with Erick Navarro of Breakthrough Clean to learn about a whole new line of gun-cleaning products that military-grade and completely user-safe. Best of all, they are completely odorless, making them a good choice for gun-deer hunters. +++++ Maximize...

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Ethics and Long-Range Shooting: When is a Shot too Far?

This article is an excerpt from… Gun Digest Book of Long-Range Shooting, 2nd Edition Get the most recent advances in guns and gear to extend your range for hunting, informal target shooting, and formal competition. Discover new tools for long-range shooters both in the field and on the firing range, with coverage of new...

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Alan Clemons’ Pick of the Day: Understanding Ballistics

When it comes to picking the right bullet and ammunition for your deer hunting rifle, muzzleloader or handgun the choices can be overwhelming. Do you want a bullet with a lead or ballistic tip? What grain size works best for your gun and why? Is something smaller and faster far better than heavier and,...

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GunShop: Battle of the 30-Caliber Deer Rifles

It’s one of the oldest rivalries in ballistics — the venerable .30-06 Sprg. versus the oh-so-popular .308 Win. Which is better for deer hunting? By Dave Henderson Quite honestly, it’s the same argument as Coke versus Pepsi, Ford versus Chevrolet or wood stocks versus synthetic. The difference in performance is negligible and although both...

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Gun Digest 70th Edition Hot off the Presses

Firearm enthusiasts and shooting sportsmen everywhere will recognize Gun Digest 2016 as the leading source for information on the latest guns and related gear. The 70th Edition is better than ever, with entertaining articles by some of the top names in gun and outdoor writing covering all categories of rifles, handguns and shotguns. It’s...

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SnagMag: Quick Magazine Access for Self-Defense, Competition

SnagMag is a quick, reliable way to carry extra handgun ammo magazines when you’re in competition, having a fun day at the range or for everyday carry for self-defense. SnagMag gives you a concealed magazine holder that slides into your support-side pocket. It stays there with a secure clip and when you’re ready to...