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How to Install a M203 Grenade Launcher

Tom schools us on how to install an M203 Grenade Launcher on your AR15 or M16 rifle. Here's the Lewis Machine & Tool (LMT) M203 37mm launcher installed on the Brownells BRN-601 AR-15 rifle. USA –-(Ammoland.com)- We’re giving away a complete retro classic AR-15 and grenade launcher package, and you’re probably going to be the lucky winner, but just in case you’re not, you can add your very own M203 Grenade Launcher to a rifle you already have. Here, we’ll show you mounting options and exactl...
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Top Five Concealed Carry Myths

Opinion Top Five Concealed Carry Myth USA –-(Ammoland.com)-Here’s a question to make your brain hurt. Are more myths and rumors passed along at the local gun store counter or on the internet? I know, it’s an impossible question. While both sources can provide valuable and reputable information, they are also the leading cause of self-defense and concealed carry trainer angst, frustration, and early onset of male pattern baldness. Carrying a Gun Will Protect You Perhaps the most dangerous c...
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Safe or Not to Safe? Which Mechanical Gun Safety is Right for Concealed Carry?

Opinon A 1911 like this new Springfield Armory Range Officer Elite 10mm has a “classic” thumb safety. USA –-(Ammoland.com)- I wonder if everyone who carries a concealed pistol goes through the same mental evolution? When I started to carry, I had a subconscious fear that my gun would go off inadvertently while carrying. While I thought about carrying with an empty chamber, I never went quite that far as I recognized that chambering a round in the heat of a self-defense encounter was not a re...
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First and Second Focal Plane in Rifle Scopes for Dummies

Tom explains the purpose and use of the first and second focal plane in modern rifle scopes.  Variable magnification can change first and second focal plane depending on whether you're using a first or second focal plane scope. USA –-(Ammoland.com)- When you hear terminology like “focal plane” it sounds like serious physics is about come at you like an amped up spider monkey, but it’s actually a pretty simple concept. Here's why. The reticle that you see through a scope is a physical thing. B...
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Sightmark 5-30×50 Pinnacle Riflescope Operations Review for Long-Range Shooting

Tom does some long range shooting with the Sightmark 5-30×50 Pinnacle Riflescope off a Ruger Precision Rifle in this review. This Sightmark 5-30×50 Pinnacle Long Range scope can be yours – along with a Ruger Precision Rifle in an upcoming AmmoLand News giveaway. USA –-(Ammoland.com)- If you tuned in last month, then you already know that one of you is going to become the proud owner of a Ruger Precision Rifle chambered in 6.5mm Creedmoor when that new rifle and scope giveaway begins in a few...
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How to Use a Ballistic Computer for Long Range Shooting

Shooter Tom Mchale gives us the need to know info on how to use a ballistic computer for cool things like long range shooting. How to Use a Ballistic Computer: These days you have options for portable ballistic computers. The Kestrel (left) is a self-contained weather station and ballistics computer. The Ballistic AE app (right) runs on an iPhone. USA –-(Ammoland.com)- While the term “ballistic computer” sounds like an arcane piece of gear from the Apollo Space Program, but its purpose is sim...
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Long-Range Caliber, How to Choose the Best for You

If you ever had a school teacher that swore that you would use and even appreciate math one day, then that promise is finally about to come true while picking a long-range caliber. Step one is to define exactly what “long range” means for you. It might be anywhere from a few hundred yards to this. USA –-(Ammoland.com)- So, you want to shoot long-range. Excellent! I can offer a 100% money-back guarantee that you’re going to have lots of fun while learning all sorts of cool stuff.If you ever ha...
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Ballistic Coefficient & Bullet Math : Long-Range Shooting Science

Tom says Ballistic Coefficient & Bullet Math is simple, keep reading to learn some shooting skills in our new long-range shooting science series. Ballistic Coefficient & Bullet Math : When Long-Range Shooting distances increase, details like ballistic coefficient of your bullets become a significant factor. USA –-(Ammoland.com)- Here’s why obscure [and some say boring] bullet ballistic concepts like ballistic coefficient and sectional density are essential if you want to hit targets regularly...
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Beretta APX RDO Pistol is Red Dot Optics-Ready ~ Gun Review

Tom McHale reviews and range tests the newest optics ready Beretta APX RDO Pistol. The Beretta APX RDO Pistol (Red Dot Optic) Model. USA –-(Ammoland.com)- One good thing about the recent Army Modular Handgun System Trials is that the process lit a fire at many gun companies to create an entry pistol capable of winning the big bucks government contract. Of course, the intangible value of being chosen as the U.S. Military’s sidearm and all the associated bragging rights pushed gun makers to put...
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Things You Learn Shooting Laser Gun Sights in the Dark

By Tom McHale Tom Mchale has fun busting the myths behind shooting laser gun sights in the dark. Here’s what you most likely WON’T see when using laser gun sights , ‘laser line’ – unless like in this photo the air is filled with smoke or dust. Tom McHale USA –-(Ammoland.com)- We gun people have a terrible habit of arguing to the death over trivial theoretical debates like the whether using the wrong stance will cause painful bunions, adopting anything other than appendix carry will disqu...
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Blackhawk! TecGrip Holsters – Can An Old Gun Dog Learn New Tricks?

By Tom McHale Tom Mchale takes a second look at non traditional gun holsters, specifically Blackhawk! TecGrip Holsters and admits he was wrong!? OK. I’ll admit it. I wasn’t impressed until I tried this pair of Blackhawk! TecGrip holsters. Tom McHale USA –-(Ammoland.com)- Can you teach an old dog new tricks? And by “old dog” I really mean me. And by “new tricks” I mean new, but safe and effective concealed carry methods.You see, I think I might be a holster racist. If I’m not a full-blow...
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5 Great Pistols for Suppressor Use

By Tom McHale Tom McHale USA –-(Ammoland.com)- I don’t want to jinx the mojo on this, but it looks as though silencers may come off the “Mother, may I?” list before email servers actually fly out of Hillary’s butt.Introduced by Rep. Matt Salmon (R-AZ) back in October 2015, the Hearing Protection Act aims (see what I did there?) to remove suppressors from the onerous requirements of the National Firearms Act. It’s perfectly legal for anyone legally eligible to buy a gun to acquire a suppressor...
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