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Security Tips Gun Range Safety

Practicing proper safety techniques on the gun range is crucial for everyone around. This is one of the few places where an eclectic group of people come together to practice with powerful firearms. Because of the potential danger here, it is important for everyone to be on the same page with range safety. Learn the basics to protect yourself and those around you from potential accidents.

The Rules for Safety

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Posted 10/19/2014 6:00 PM

Product Information How Do Combination Locks Work?

A Cannon Safe takes the very basics of combination locks and elevates them to a new level of security. While the typical bike lock may be easy to break, the combinations and additional security set these safes apart. With the turn dial there is included an electronic lock and a mechanical lock. This along with anti-pry tabs, internal hinges, and triple hard plates make this safe impossible for intruders to open. Take a look at the most basic part of the lock to discover how the different

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Posted 10/14/2014 11:23 AM

Product Information A Brief History of the Safe

For centuries people have been looking for the best methods of keeping their belongings protected. As a result of this the safe was born as a means to lock your most valuable or dangerous belongings away, keeping them safe from others. While these safes now have capabilities to withstand even the most determined thieves, and some will even prevent fires from damaging your belongings, the first safes did not have anywhere near these capabilities.

The First Safes

For

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Posted 10/6/2014 6:00 PM

Security Tips Best Self Defense Tools

There are a number of self defense tools that you can use to better protect yourself when less than favorable situations happen. Be prepared for any situation thrown your way, invest in the self defense tools that will be most beneficial to your safety, especially if you are often in a position where you feel vulnerable, such as leaving the office late at night or taking public transportation in the evening. Learn how to use one of these self defense tools to give yourself a way to ward off

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Posted 9/28/2014 6:00 PM

Other Clay Pigeon Shooting Sports

One of the most popular types of recreational shooting is clay pigeon shooting. This sport using a shotgun can be done by target shooters of all levels ranging from beginners to those shooting at a professional level. This type of shooting contains a number of different aspects, with a long history.

The History

The practice of shooting moving targets for enjoyment and practice has been around for more than a century, although not in the same form it is today.

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Posted 9/21/2014 6:00 PM

Security Tips Keeping Your Home Safe While on Vacation

While you are away on vacation, the last thing you want to worry about is the security of your home. An unfortunate number of homes are broken into. Thieves have worked and studied over the years, improving their tactics and more easily targeting the homes that are vacant. Do all you can to better protect your home from robbery, incorporate these tips before leaving your home. By setting up this protection beforehand, you will significantly reduce your chances of trouble at home while you

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Posted 9/14/2014 6:00 PM

Product Information How Does an Underwater Firearm Work?

Firearm technology has been advancing since it was first brought into being, as new tactics and pieces are used to improve the accuracy, use, and more of the weapon. As a result of war, the underwater firearm was developed, opening the door to even more advanced weapon technology.

The History

The underwater firearm was first developed during the Cold War in the 1960s. During this time, a type of underwater combat was introduced. Those who practiced these tactics were

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Posted 9/8/2014 4:18 PM

Other A Look at Gun Materials and Production

Gun manufacturing is a precise and complex process involving specialized metal alloys and engineering. The strength of the materials and extensive testing are all essential to the process of producing a reliable and effective gun. There are a few concerns regarding the composite strength of all of the materials. These all involve directional force applied to the metal: compressive force, torsional strength, and tensile strength. In gun production all of these things are evaluated in stress

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Posted 8/24/2014 6:00 PM

Other Rifle Tips for First Time Hunters

As a new future hunter, researching and selecting the best type of rifle is an important part of getting a quality rifle that suits your needs and specific applications. For a beginner, inexperienced shooter it is important to select a rifle that you can easily handle and still get the best accuracy when shooting. There are a number of things to consider when selecting a rifle, but perhaps the most important are hunting application and cost. A rifle is an investment like anything else and

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Posted 8/17/2014 6:00 PM

Other Rifle Calibers: What to Expect from Each

Rifles are precision instruments. The controlled explosion that is a bullet firing is a blend of a lot of different forces: physics, chemistry, aerodynamics, optics, and ergonomics. When it comes to accurately hitting a target, the rifle is only one part of the process; the other is the cartridge. Without the right type of cartridge, the rifle is just a blunt weapon, so selecting the right kind of cartridge is as important as having the right kind of rifle. The type of cartridge you use

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Posted 8/13/2014 10:23 AM