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    I recently attended the Thompson Long Range Shooting School in Utah (see my previous blogs). One of the many things that I learned is that proper scope mounting…
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Before you pack up your guns after hunting season, it’s critical to clean them first. It’s a good idea to clean your gun every couple of months whether it was…
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Now that the Polar Vortex has come through (that's the new term for winter), many of you will be storing away your guns for the winter. Sure, a lot of…
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What Makes a Firearm Worth $90,000?

Friday, January 03 2014 5:00 pm - for Firearms
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Bass Pro Shops fine gun rooms offers masterpieces from around the world and can appraise your family heirlooms, too. Yes, Bass Pro Shops carries firearms that are valued at $90,000,…
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10 Tricks for Sighting-In a Rifle

Tuesday, June 25 2013 7:00 am - for Firearms
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Sighting-in a rifle is fairly simple if you follow a few basic steps outlined in a previous how-to article, How to Sight-In a Rifle. But there are also some tricks…
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The Profession of Gunsmithing

Wednesday, May 08 2013 12:00 pm - for Firearms
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I have always heard the old adage, "Choose a job you love and you will never have to work a day in your life." I've never regretted the decision I…
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Gun Maintenance Tips

Wednesday, April 24 2013 12:00 pm - for Firearms
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Normally going south isn't a good thing unless you are headed on vacation. Firearms are no different, and, as a gunsmith, I see too many firearms headed south. A split…
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Monday, March 11 2013 12:00 pm - for Firearms
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One nice thing about carrying an automatic gun is that if you carry two clips then you have 46 shots available instantaneously at your fingertips, which is a big advantage…
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Safe and Dry Ammunition Storage

Friday, October 19 2012 10:31 am - for Firearms
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Ammunition has an incredible shelf life; many types can rest on a shelf for decades upon decades and still be as good as the day they were bought. That is…
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