The special Navy Seal gun you never hear about
The special Navy Seal gun you never hear about
For the past half-decade the U.S. Naval Special Warfare community has quietly used a device unique to its service-- the Battelle Plummet Gun-- and its half-Batman, half-Star Wars, and all-cool. (Note the scale when compar ...
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Venison sausage memories
Venison sausage memories
December always makes me think of my Dad. We lost him to lung cancer just before Christmas in 2007. My earliest and fondest memories of my Dad are with me sitting next to him in Hunter Safety class and the hunting trips w ...
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Ghost of the Eastern Front: The lost M35 subgun
Ghost of the Eastern Front: The lost M35 subgun
The Germans really loved submachine guns, adopting them in the last part of WWI and by WWII had masses of MP38 and MP40 room brooms in service. However, one design that has faded to the background of use is the Bergmann M ...
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Why the SVD is still kicking a half-century later
Why the SVD is still kicking a half-century later
Yevgeny Dragunov's SVD, a Soviet-made semi-auto 7.62x54R sniper rifle developed behind the Iron Curtain about the time of the Cuban Missile Crisis, is a Cold War classic that endures to this day and still sees both a lot ...
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Atomic Age bolt-gun: the Madsen M47
Atomic Age bolt-gun: the Madsen M47
Just after World War II, with the world awash in new semi-auto and select-fire rifles and submachine guns, one European company decided it was a good idea to attempt to sell a dated, but excellent, bolt-action infantry r ...
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Gun Lover TV: Top Shot Chris Cheng on Pistol Grip
Gun Lover TV: Top Shot Chris Cheng on Pistol Grip
We've all seen it horrible grips all up and down therange. Funny, silly, and sometimes downright head-scratching grips can be seenfrom all types of firearms users. From the greenhorn to the guru, grip isimperative in fire ...
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HiPoint Highlight: Picking a Gun to Match Your Invite to a Wedding or Funeral
HiPoint Highlight: Picking a Gun to Match Your Invite to a Wedding or Funeral
Happy hump day, FirearmsTalk.com!In your lifetime, you'll go to many weddings and hopefully not many funerals. In these situations, it's important to be packing the right firearm.Wait, seriously? Yes, seriously. There is ...
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This Week
This Week's Popular Non-Gun Threads: Week of Nov. 15, 2015
There's been a lot happening in the world and the community has been fired up.Check out this week's most popular threads ranging from the recent Paris terrorist attacks to the continued conversation on the 2016 presidenti ...
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Glock Highlight: Glock Adopted By Two Very Different Departments
Glock Highlight: Glock Adopted By Two Very Different Departments
In recent weeks, Glock firearms have become an integral part of two very different departments.Both the Akron, OH police department and Tahlequah, OK (capital of the Cherokee Nation) have recently brought Glocks into the ...
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Austrian Commander: The oft-ignored Glock 30
Austrian Commander: The oft-ignored Glock 30
Here in the U.S., the 1911 reigns supreme in the minds of many shooters, with perhaps the Glock series coming in a very narrow second place finish. Among 1911 fans, the Commander style guns, which offer a more compact .45 ...
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