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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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XD-9 Mod.2 Tactical:  The Humble Marksman?

Today’s market is flooded with striker-fired polymer pistols.  In fact, I just read a review of a new offering by CZ where the author claimed it to be a “problem solver” for the handgun market.  That comment left me perplexed, … Continue reading

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Springfield XD-40… With Upgrades!

Those of you who follow my blog know that I am a big fan of my Springfield XD-40.  While there is no one unique feature of this pistol that stands out among the overcrowded market of polymer striker-fired handguns, the … Continue reading

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1911 9mm: Springfield Loaded Target

A couple years ago, I thought I didn’t need any more handguns (ha ha, what a fool I was).  On a forum I frequent, I posed a question:  What Should I Get?  Essentially, I was looking for input from other … Continue reading

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Gimmie Two Forties!

At another point in my life, this would have meant something entirely different.  Let’s just say that college students will drink just about anything as long as it’s cheap and, well, cheap.  However, these days I’m talking about my XD-40 … Continue reading

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