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Layers of Safety

Posted by Eric Pope on Sep 29th 2017

When it gets cold outside, anyone with experience is going to tell you to use layers instead of only a fat parka. That way, you can manage layers to keep from getting overheated and sweaty. The way each layer creates it’s own micro-climate creates a great deal more resistance for the cold to overcome before it gets to you.In the same way, the rules of gun safety create defensive layers against the ever present risk of negligent discharge.Murphy's law simply put, states that if it’s possible fo
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Ruger American Rifle 6.5 Creedmoor

Posted by Mark on Sep 25th 2017

Ruger American Rifle 6.5 Creedmoor
The Ruger American bolt action rifles have gained in popularity in a very short time- due to the low cost and quality of design. Some said "we just don't need another bolt action rifle", but good news for both Ruger and shooters- this rifle has changed the way we look and think about 'low price' rifles. Now throw into the mix the most popular new rifle caliber to come along in many years and you have a winning combination.Ruger makes several additional rifle models in 6.5 Creedmoor- we will
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RAPiD Hornady Security Gun Safes

Posted by Thomas on Jul 24th 2017

RAPiD Hornady Security Gun Safes
How do you safely store your firearm while being able to rapidly access it in an emergency situation? This is a question that many manufacturers have attempted to solve with various methods, including key locks, push-button codes, biometrics (fingerprint sensing), and now, from Hornady Security and their line of RAPiD Safes, with RFID. RFID is radio-frequency identification. RFID systems consist of three components: an RFID tag or smart label, an RFID reader, and an antenna. RFID
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NRA Gun Safety Rules

Posted by Thomas on Jul 7th 2017

NRA Gun Safety Rules
The fundamental NRA rules for safe gun handling are:1. ALWAYS keep the gun pointed in a safe direction. This is the primary rule of gun safety. A safe direction means that the gun is pointed so that even if it were to go off it would not cause injury or damage. The key to this rule is to control where the muzzle or front end of the barrel is pointed at all times. Common sense dictates the safest direction, depending on different circumstances.2. ALWAYS keep your finger off the trigger until read
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