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Modern Cartridge Case Manufacturing Methods

By Nathaniel F The Firearms History blog has posted an anthology of sorts of different videos dealing with modern cartridge manufacture. The manufacture of ammunition is the critical characteristic of modern small arms – huge advances in technology would today

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Weekend Photo: Brand New AR Build.

By Steve Johnson Josh writes … Finished AR15 80% lower from Anderson mfg, anodized Red MIL-A-8625 Type II, Class 2, MAS Defense upper chambered in 7.62X39MM, ATI scorpion recoil pistol grip, MFT minimalist buttstock, CMMG lower parts kit, Tapco buffer

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Weekend Photo: QBZ95 spotted at 2008 Olympics in Beijing 0

By Steve Johnson Chris sent us a photo he took at the 2008 Olympics in Beijing of a Police Officer armed with a QBZ95 bullpup. The photo was taken at the entrance to the Athletes Village. Chris also took a

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New Legacy Sports Scopes

By Katie A Legacy Sports, the company known for their wide range of products including those from Howa and Citadel is coming out with a new rifle scope series. The new line is the Nikki Stirling Panamax Series, and the

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Adaptive Tactical Non-Lite

By Richard Johnson Adaptive Tactical is now manufacturing a new training tool called the Non-Lite. The Non-Lite is a replica of a pistol mounted flashlight. The Non-Lite is designed to approximate the size and weight of a weapon mounted light.

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STI Introduces DVC High-End 1911s – IPSC Ready “Out-of-the-Box”

By Nathan S. STI international, Inc. has introduced a new line of handguns “designed to win matches out of the box”. The DVC (standing in for the IPSC motto “Diligentia, Vis, Celeritas”) Limited and Open handguns are the newest top-of-the-line

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TFBTV: (Comment) Myth Busting – Can You Shoot A Pistol Without an Extractor? 0

By James Reeves In response to a reader comment claiming that handguns will cycle reliably without an extractor, James decides to test this claim in a “mythbuster” style format with several variations, including use of a suppressor and an MP5

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32-Barrel Machine-Cannon

By Nathan S. The insanity and ingenuity that can be found in the firearms world never ceases to amaze me. My latest personal muse is this black-powder machine-cannon suited for .36 caliber (cannon) balls. Using 4 rows of eight barrels,

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Springfield XDS Explosion

By Nicholas C Weapon Worx posted this on Facebook. If you look at the picture of the gun closely, you can see cracks in the grip. I find it odd how all the internal components came out of the gun.

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Ruger 77/17 in 17 WSM

By Richard Johnson Ruger announced the company will now manufacture the 77/17 rifle for the 17 WSM cartridge. These bolt-action guns will use an American Walnut stock with checkering and a 24″ stainless steel barrel. Metal parts will have a

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