Winchester Wins FBI 40 S&W Ammunition Contract
The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has awarded Winchester Ammunition the single largest ammunition contract in the history of federal law enforcement worth a maximum of $54 million.
Winchesters Theodore Roosevelt Ammunition
Winchester Ammunition’s new Theodore Roosevelt commemorative ammunition line feature a nickel-plated shell casing bearing a special Roosevelt head-stamp in three popular calibers: .30-30 Win., .45 Colt and Roosevelt's favorite big bore lever-gun round, the .405 Winchester.
Arizona G&FC Meeting Discusses Spent Ammo
Ron Sieg, Flagstaff Regional Supervisor, will present issues associated with lead from spent ammunition.
Konus Unveils M-30 Scopes
Konus Optical & Sports Systems will unveil its KonusPro M-30 Series of riflescopes at SHOT Show 2008, February 2-5, at the Las Vegas Convention Center.
Colt Melby Retires from S&W Board of Directors
Colt Melby has retired from the Smith & Wesson board of directors, effective January 8, 2008.
Brownells New Product: Beta 100-Round Capacity For Enhanced Firepower
This article is on Brownells new Beta 100-Round capacity for enhanced firepower. 100-round capacity is great for extended shooting sessions with inexpensive surplus ammunition.
Weatherby SBS Athena D’Italia ADX1228SGM
The Weatherby swings in a lovely, controllable manner and is responsive enough to address a wide range of targets. We did find the balance forward a bit on this gun, a factor that was different from the Beretta, rather than a positive or negative. Would like a better selection of chokes, but $700 between the Athena and the Beretta prices buys a lot of tubes.
Ruger No. 1 Medium Sporter, 9.3x74r
The 9.3x74r Ruger Was A Handsome Package With Classic Lines. accuracy Was Excellent With Our Handloads. This Was A Handy Rifle with Everything Done Well.
Caesar Guerini Magnus 20 Gauge
This is such a pretty gun, and we think that backed by the amount of hand-finishing both inside and out, as well as the company's invaluable pit-stop program, that it's worth the higher price tag. Its unique pitch configuration will have most shooters firing above their targets. Needs porting.
Browning Cynergy Classic 20 Gauge
This gun has it all—porting, extended choke tubes, fiber-optic sights, the proper balance for sporting clays, and a main-event 12-gauge feel in a 20-gauge package. This fell short of an A rank because it came with three choke tubes and no hard case.
Groups For and Against Guns Put Best Possible Spin on Election
(CNSNews.com) - The midterm election may have been a referendum on the president, war, corruption, and scandal, but 'it does not translate into greater support for gun control at the grass roots level,' says a gun lobby group. 'If anything, gun control was notable as a non-issue in this election,' said Gun Owners of America in a news release. A leading gun control group, however, says quite the contrary: 'In this election, the gun issue was in…