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Smith & Wesson Model 10 Heavy Barrel

This week’s Thursday day at the Range included a double action revisit of a true classic: a Smith & Wesson Model 10 Heavy Barrel. Pretty ordinary, you’d say; pretty common, ------>

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Double Action Revolver

This Thursday Day at the Range continues our double action revolver action, this time with a pre-WWII square-butt S&W Military and Police, fourth change. With a serial number in the ------>

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Ruger Super GP100

This time Thursday Day at the Range continues the double-action revolver series with more DA action. My focus for over six decades has been single action automatic pistols, specifically M1911s. ------>

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Ruger GP100

This Thursday Day at the Range included the first revolver we’ve run in some time. We’ve had a long string of autopistols, thus I think it’s time to switch things ------>

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Ruger BSR9

Today’s Thursday Day at the Range was, shall we say, both interesting and a bit humbling. After posting the “Five Best” 1911 targets below, this week’s targets weren’t nearly so ------>

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.30 Luger Ruger P89

  This week’s Thursday Day at the Range includes a reshoot of the .30 Luger Ruger P89. If you recall from the earlier Thursday Day at the Range report, Ruger ------>

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Ruger P91DAO

Today’s Thursday Day at the Range is brought to you courtesy of two Thursday Days at the Range ago, a shoot saved for a day when I could not make ------>

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.45 ACP CDR SR1911

This week’s Thursday Day at the Range is a back-to-the-.45-SR1911 Day. Ruger’s SR1911 Series is a refreshingly direct rendition of the classic M1911. You’ll find no extraneous ornamentation – at ------>

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My Favorite Garands – Part 1 of 2

My Favorite Garands – Part 1 of 2 If you have followed my writings, you know that I advocate a theme to collecting.  As an example, my theme for collecting ------>

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My Favorite M1911A1 Pistol

My Favorite M1911A1 Pistol By Scott Duff This post is my third about my favorite World War II U.S arms.  The first was, of course, about the M1 Garand rifle.  ------>

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A 4th of July Tribute Part 2

A 4th of July Tribute Part 2 John MacIlduff My great, great, great, great, great Grandfather, John MacIlduff, fought in the American Revolution.  Not in well-known battles fought along the ------>

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A 4th of July Tribute Part 1

A 4th of July Tribute Part 1 Each year on the 4th of July, I take some time away from cookouts, fireworks, and my family to spend a few moments ------>

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