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Smith & Wesson Model 48 (K-22 MRF Masterpiece)

The Model 17 K-22 Masterpiece .22 LR revolver was Smith & Wesson’s finest double action (DA) rimfire revolver and, along with the Colt Diamondback .22, probably the best rimfire target revolver available anywhere. A version of the K-22 Masterpiece revolver is still offered today, as the Model 17 Classic. This article is about the Model […]

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Review: The Kel-Tec KSG

Every now and then an invention completely redefines a genre. The iPhone. The microwave oven. Snuggies. The Kel-Tec KSG. While the 14+1 round shotgun doesn’t instantly render current home defense scatterguns obsolete—wait. There’s no getting around it. It does. The KSG has at least three major advantages over any other home defense/tactical shotgun currently on […]

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LE/Mil Remington ACR

In this time of constantly accelerating innovation, any piece of equipment older than a few decades is due for replacement. This temporally-enhanced evolutionary process holds true for everything from refrigerators to battle rifles. A few years ago, Magpul designed the Magpul Masada rifle. Although the marketing department might have spent a little more time at […]

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Review: VEPR-12 Shotgun

The problem with shotguns is that the ammunition is huge and awkward. As a result, the traditional way to keep a shotgun running has been a tube magazine running along the bottom of the barrel. It works well for things like skeet and hunting, but when you get into “tactical” uses or competition shooting the […]

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German Accuracy – Haenel RS 8

Henel is a German company that specializes in making hunting and sports rifles. Their Haenel RS 8 model rifle is numbered among top five sniper rifles made in Europe. Available since 2008, at has guaranteed accuracy of less than ½ MoA when using Match grade ammunition and excellent adaptability to match requirements of any marksman. […]

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CZ 2075 RAMI

The CZ 2075 RAMI is hard to shoot. Not because it is a powerful sub-compact; but, because people at the range won’t leave you alone when you show up with this much anticipated new offering from the Czech Republic. Family History The company most often referred to as “CZ” is actually Ceska Zbrojovka a.s. Uhersky […]

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Silver Shadow Gilboa Snake Double Barreled from Israel

The Silver Shadow Gilboa Snake is a double-barreled AR-style combat rifle.  The end result is a rifle that fires two rounds with each pull of the trigger. The rifle is chambered in 5.56 NATO and uses a piston system (not direct impingement).  Both barrels are about 9.5″ long, are chrome lined and have a 1:7 […]

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Meet the Korth PRS

Korth GmbH is arguably one of the finest small arms manufactures in the world. Don’t kick yourself if you’re unfamiliar with the company; their custom to-order firearms are exceedingly rare and run several thousand dollars a piece. And up until recently, the company only manufactured three handguns, the Classic Revolver, the Combat Revolver and the […]

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Desert Tech MDR

MDR (Micro Dynamic Rifle) once again proves the engineering mastery of Desert Tech designers, and now offers fans of the company a more tactical bull-pup rifle in (2) very popular calibers, with more in the plans for the future. The MDR is fully staged to make a huge run on the “black rifle” market, and […]

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Walther PPX: an Underestimated Pistol

Let me introduce you to the Walther PPX 9mm. Today we have a market ruled by high-speed pistols that are slim, small, and have a huge capacity to size ratio. Every now and then we get a gun that is overbuilt for the necessary purposes it serves. This is not a crime, but instead is […]