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Petitions Are Fine, But Legislation Is Final

In News & Opinion by TWANGnBANG

Recently, a whitehouse.gov petition calling for a repeal of the National Firearms Act reached the 100,000 signatures required for a response from the White House.  That’s certainly great news, but the bad news is twofold: first, this White House hasn’t responded to a single petition and will possibly never do so; second, the petition itself doesn’t change a thing even with a …

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Guns & Ammo Circulation Continues Decline

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I owe Guns & Ammo what I am today.  When my mother would drag me to the Acme grocery store, I’d often wait at the magazine rack, and just like you’ll find today, gun magazines were displayed on the bottom rack… right where a curious boy could gawk and dream about owning a gun one day. My family wasn’t anti-gun …

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ATF White Paper Leaked, Revealing Relaxed Regulations

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The Washington Post published a white paper leaked from the ATF that outlines 16 recommendations for loosening regulations on firearms and dealers.  Industry experts have concurred that the white paper is legit, which means we have some very strong allies at the ATF for our efforts to reduce government regulation of the Second Amendment. The white paper is linked below, …

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Don’t Wait Until the HPA Rush to Buy a Silencer

In News & Opinion by TWANGnBANG

The huge drop-off in silencer sales was also a big topic of discussion at SHOT Show, though for the irony of it all. Buyers are waiting for the Hearing Protection Act to pass before purchasing their next silencers, and this is already hurting the industry.  Dealers and distributors both have been cancelling orders for new silencers as some have seen their …

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Black Friday Deals for 2016

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  Please submit any that I missed to twangnbang@twangnbang.net, and I will update the list as soon as I am able. AeroPrecision USA- 10% storewide plus doorbuster deals on popular guns, parts, and accessories (https://goo.gl/Fa2aAt) Aigun Depot- Free shipping on US orders over $99, plus 11% off with code BF16VIP (https://goo.gl/QRClr2) Amazon.com- Huge sales storewide, with blowout sales timed throughout …

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Turn Your Airgun into an Arrow Gun! Air Venturi Air Bolt

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How Much and Where to Buy: $119.99 from Airgun Depot Air Venturi Dragon Claw Air Rifle: $699.99 from Airgun Depot Rinehart RhinoBlock Target: $169.99 from Amazon Ramcat Broadhead: $41.99 from Amazon Summary: + Turns any 50cal airgun with at least a 28″ barrel into an arrow gun with no other product needed + Extremely accurate out of test rifle, the …

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Deals of the Day for Tuesday, October 4th

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Deals for Tuesday, October 4th include 36% off the LifeStraw Family Water Purifier, up to 60% off and free shipping at Cabela’s, and 25% off all blemished handguards at Aeroprecision. LifeStraw Family 1.0 Water Purifier 36% Off at Only $57.92 (orig. $89.95) This will provide clean drinking water for a family of four for 3 years!  It’s a gravity filter …

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SAS Tactical Survival Bow!

In Reviews & Videos by TWANGnBANG

How Much and Where to Buy: $199.95 from Amazon Summary: + Small enough to fit in a standard daypack + Protected storage in riser for three takedown arrows + Very little stacking when drawn + Comes with multi-cam carrying case that doubles as an effective quiver + Can be changed from right to left handed simply by adding a stick-on …

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Online Auction for Our Wounded Special Operations Warriors

In News & Opinion by TWANGnBANG

On October 1st, 2016, the Green Beret Foundation and One Team One Fight will hold a 3-gun match and machine gun shoot benefiting wounded Special Operations warriors and Gold Star families.  The Warrior/Patriot 3-Gun Match pairs a patriot who has donated at least $500 with an active duty Special Forces soldier (aka, “Green Beret”).  It’s a really cool event that …

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Henry All Weather 45-70! “Ride Hard, Put Away Wet”

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How Much and Where to Buy: Currently $789 at Hinterland Outfitters ($999.95 MSRP) Summary: + Chrome finish is harder and more corrosion resistant than most stainless steels used in firearms + Finish is also slicker than stainless, blued, or nitrided steel + Stocks are beautifully stained to show natural grain but are still impervious to water + Tube magazine capacity …