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Ruger 10/22 History

In 1964, the Ruger 10/22 arrived with a few new features, rocket-launching this rifle into the galaxy of firearm superstars. But what makes the Ruger 10/22 history so interesting? Many would argue that the secret sauce is in two fundamental principles: innovation and reliability.  The Ruger 10/22 began in 1964, with William Ruger working to […]

FBI Miami Shootout

FBI Miami Shootout

One fateful April morning in 1986, the echo of gunfire shattered the serenity of Miami’s suburban streets as a harrowing event unfolded that would etch in the annals of American law enforcement history. The FBI Miami shootout, as it is now known, was not only a fierce exchange of bullets between federal agents and two […]

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Guide To Cowboy Action Shooting

Guest Writer: Kenzie Fitzpatrick So You Want To Be A Cowboy (or Girl) Action Shooter? Out of all the shooting competitions I have done in my life, cowboy action shooting is the most fun I’ve ever had. Getting started with the Single Action Shooting Society (SASS) can seem challenging. However, I can promise you it’s […]