Archive | August, 2011

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How Does a Gun Silencer Work?

Posted on 31 August 2011 by David Allred

Gun SilencerWe’ve all seen them and maybe even used them on occasion, but how does a gun silencer really work?

It’s a simple concept really. All a silencer, or suppressor is, is a chamber at the end of the barrel that disperses the air pressure caused by a gun shot, at a much slower rate. The sound from a gunshot is caused by a few things: the ignition of the gun powder and the escape of that high pressure from the barrel of your firearm. Continue Reading

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Hunting or Being Hunted?

Posted on 30 August 2011 by David Allred

Hunting Elk with Mountain LionI stumbled across this photo a week or so ago. My wife actually discovered it on Facebook. Good ole Facebook! Continue Reading

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How to Survive in the Desert

Posted on 29 August 2011 by David Allred

How to Survive in the DesertThe desert, specifically in the summer months, is a tough place to find yourself stranded. Continue Reading

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Hoyt Carbon Matrix Plus

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The New Hoyt Carbon Matrix Plus

Posted on 27 August 2011 by David Allred

Hoyt Carbon Matrix PlusSay hello to the new Hoyt Carbon Matrix Plus. I was in our local archery shop and was able to handle one of these. It’s structural design makes the bow light and extremely sturdy. Carbon Matrix Plus now features the all-new XTS PRO ARC limbs, high-energy Fuel Cam, their exclusive In-Line Roller Guard System and newly improved Stealth Shot.

It measures 35″ axle to axle and weighs in at 3.8 lbs. It comes in different color mixtures of Real Tree camo, full camo, all black and mixtures of camo and other colors.

This bow not only looks great, it’s for serious bow hunters. It retails for around $1200.

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Ultimate List of American Firearms Manufacturers

Posted on 25 August 2011 by David Allred

american firearmsHere’s the ultimate list of gun manufacturers, or firearm manufacturers, based in America.

American Firearms Makers
Accu-tek firearms
American Hunting rifles
American Western Arms
ArmaLite, Inc.
Axtell rifle Co
Ballard Rifle
Benelli USA Corporation
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10 of My Favorite Guns

Posted on 24 August 2011 by David Allred

  1. Desert EagleSig Saur .40
  2. AR-15
  3. Remington 12 gauge
  4. Savage 30 ot 6
  5. Smith and Wesson .22 cal revolver
  6. 20 gauge/.22 cal Over-under
  7. The Saw
  8. M-16
  9. Semi-automatic .22 cal rifle
  10. Desert Eagle .50 cal Pistol

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The Ultimate Dodge Truck

Posted on 23 August 2011 by David Allred

machine gun Dodge truck

You know, I’m not much of a Dodge fan, but I’m a die hard Jeep fan (I know), but this makes me want one. This is just a mean machine, Continue Reading

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Posted on 22 August 2011 by David Allred

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Welcome to! If there were a handful of things I could say interested me the most, that would be everything to do with guns. Continue Reading

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