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Springfield XD Mod.2 Tactical and Dan Wesson Pointman 9 Range Time

Do you really get what you pay for with firearms?  In many respects, yes, that old saying holds true.  My Dan Wesson PM-9 is a prime example.  It’s a well fitted, tack driving machine that can put shots anywhere a … Continue reading

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Pocket Rocket Roundup

Concealed carry is an ever growing trend in the firearms community.  Many years ago, there wasn’t much emphasis on this, possibly due to many states not allowing it as they do today.  Regardless of the reason, the majority of states … Continue reading

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Where, Oh Where Did My Spotting Scope Go?

Two years ago we made a cross-country move and had professional movers do all the heavy lifting (pun intended).  While the job they did was outstanding, we believe we lost something along the way.  Not in a metaphysical sense, but … Continue reading

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Which Pistol Should I Buy?

  The internet is a wonderful thing.  As a real time, virtual resource it connects us with mountains of information and opinions from across the globe.  Internet forums are a wonderful part of the online community as well, as they … Continue reading

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Three “Friends” Hit The Range

Today provided the opportunity for three friends of mine to leave the safe and hit the range.  My first friend has been with me since 2006, my Kimber Custom Target.  The other two are fairly new to me, my XD … Continue reading

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FN FNP-45:  First Impressions of a Budget Bruiser

Sometimes providence strikes when you least expect.  Okay, maybe “providence” is going a little far, but it’s safe to say that unexpected treasures sometimes arise when we aren’t looking.  This may be the case with my newest find:  an FN … Continue reading

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Thinning the Herd

So, here we are in the back half of 2016.  I’ve been to my new favorite range a few times in the past couple months, and it seems the same handguns always make the cut while other perfectly servicable ones … Continue reading

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