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Other Historical Advancements of the Assault Rifle

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Of all the weapons that have impacted modern life, perhaps none has been as revolutionary as the assault rifle. Weapons development for human warfare began to evolve significantly in the late 1800s as automatic weapons capable of firing many rounds continuously began to be developed and popularized by armies and militias. With the first full powered

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Posted 2/18/2015 11:52 AM

Other Top 5 Heaviest Household Items

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You may have noticed that your home is full of a few very large, heavy items, many of them appliances. Some of the heaviest appliances are also some of the most essential to your home. The refrigerator, stove, and water heater, among others, are some of the bulkiest and hardest to maneuver. In case you have always wondered what the most common

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Posted 12/18/2014 5:00 PM

Other Tips for Deer Hunting

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Hunting deer can be a long and frustrating process, especially when you don’t bring anything home for a full day’s work. Follow these simple deer hunting tips to give you more chance for success and make the whole experience more enjoyable for you.

Manage Your Scent

The scent of humans can make deer scared. If they pick up on your

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Posted 11/26/2014 9:18 AM

Other Understanding How Gunpowder Works

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Gunpowder is an essential component to the operation of any gun. Also referred to as black powder, gunpowder is one of the earliest known chemical explosives. In fact, the very term ‘gunpowder’ was derived as a result of this chemical mixture’s powerful burning properties that made it an ideal propellant in firearms throughout history. The

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Posted 11/17/2014 11:46 AM

Other Clay Pigeon Shooting Sports

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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

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Posted 9/21/2014 6:00 PM

Other A Look at Gun Materials and Production

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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

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Posted 8/24/2014 6:00 PM

Other Rifle Tips for First Time Hunters

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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

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Posted 8/17/2014 6:00 PM

Other Rifle Calibers: What to Expect from Each

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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

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Posted 8/13/2014 10:23 AM

Other Does Wildlife Benefit from Hunting?

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While hunting and wildlife conservation seem to contradict one another, the two actually go hand in hand. As laws and regulations have been put in place, hunting has in reality done a number of positive things for wildlife conservation. Take a look at how these regulations benefit you, the animals, and the process as a whole.

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Posted 8/3/2014 6:00 PM

Other Self Defense Myths

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Learning self defense is important for everyone no matter where you live, who you are, or how prepared you think you are. While there is ample information out there on self defense, there are some myths that have emerged. These can be detrimental to your safety, or create less than pleasant situations when faced with an emergency. Make sure that you are

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Posted 7/13/2014 6:00 PM