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How to choose a rifle scope

How to Choose A Rifle Scope

Choosing the right scope for your rifle, shotgun or handgun is a straightforward process. Watch along as Larry Potterfield, Founder and CEO of MidwayUSA, presents the components of a scope and how to select the right one for your application.

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President using executive action to facilitate largest gun grab in U.S. history

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Gun news outlets have covered the basics on the Social Security Administration’s push to affect as many as four million Americans’ right to own firearms, what has not been stressed, is what’s coming next. Social Security leadership seems to be operating based on an executive memo from President Obama from 2013 that was supposedly to improve records-sharing between federal agencies and

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Gun and Accessory Makers Struggling in 2015

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After the windfalls of the Obama firearms sales spree, gun and accessory makers are huge declines in demand and its costing some of them dearly. Just 10 days ago, Colt filed for chapter 11 bankruptcy after struggling to make payments on its $250 million in debt. On June 22nd, tactical flashlight maker Surefire announced layoffs company-wide in response to declining

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How to Lighten and Smooth Smith & Wesson Revolver Trigger [Video]

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Larry Potterfield of MidwayUSA shows how to lighten and smooth out the trigger on a Smith & Wesson double-action/single-action revolver. Disassembly isn’t shown, but the video shows great detail on how to polish the necessary surfaces to get a lighter, smoother and crisper trigger. Tools/Supplies used: Dykem layout fluid (the purple ink used to visualize polishing efficacy) Power Custom Power

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