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NRA - Top 50 Women In Competitive Shooting, Ruger, Defensive Handgun Choices & more
Top 50 Women in Competitive Shooting
From action pistol and bullseye champions, smallbore, high power and
precision rifle masters, trapshooters and Olympic gold medalists—SSUSA
has compiled this list of 50 (52 to be exact) female athletes that are
influencing the ever-changing landscape of competitive shooting—for the
better. Read More
The Keefe Report: Ruger Goes 10 mm
The much anticipated (by me, anyway) Ruger SR1911 in 10 mm Auto has
finally arrived. The sample arrived in our offices—a handsome matte
stainless and black rendition of the firm's take on the 1911. The 10 mm
Auto is enjoying something a resurgence of these days.
Using the Leupold LTO Tracker for Personal Defense
My career, in its entirety, has been in the private sector. I've
never carried a badge, and I've never been in the military. Instead,
I've spent the last 20 years solving problems for clients all over the
world. Save for a two-year stint in doing executive protection in
corporate America at the turn of the century...
An Ode to the Ruger Mini-14
Sturm, Ruger & Co. has been responsible for some very impressive
firearms in the latter-half of the twentieth century. The Ruger No. 1
revived interest in the single-shot rifles of yesteryear, and Bill
Ruger's modern twist was well accepted.
Take a New Shooter to the Range
The NRA Mentor Initiative is a nationwide movement that runs from
April 15 to July 5 in an effort to help millions of new gun owners and
developing shooters. Enter to Win Mentor Sweepstakes Prizes to celebrate
After a Defensive Shooting: What to Do
You have just been attacked by an armed criminal and forced to
deploy your defensive handgun. Too often, people who prepare for such a
possibility fail to consider what they should do and what they should
expect once the gunfire has ceased.
The Most American Rifle Cartridge
The anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence—the date we associate with the birth of our nation—caused American Hunter's Shawn Skipper and I to discuss what the most "American" rifle cartridge is.
Lights On Carry Guns?
Within the firearm community and among armed personal-defense
practitioners, there is very little debate about the value of including a
flashlight in your everyday carry (EDC) kit.
Sheriff's Tips: Defensive Handgun Choices
Selecting the best defensive handgun can be a difficult task,
especially for those who are new to the whole business. The major
problem is the fact that there are so many good handguns available today
for personal defense.
NRA Gun of the Week: Zenith Firearms MKE Z-5RS
Built under a licensing agreement with Hechler & Koch, the
Zenith Z-5RS is a semi-automatic version of the submachine gun used by
the Turkish military. Manufactured by Mechanical and Chemical Industry
Corp. (MKE), Zenith Firearms of Afton, Va., imports these pistols for
the American market.