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Two new articles on AllOutdoor

Winchester 1886 Rifle in 45-70 and 450Marlin. HTA convertible 10-22 magazine  

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Armatac CL drum review: new on GunMag Warehouse blog

150-round STANAG drum for rifles and light machine guns.

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Keeping track of ammunition in a multi-caliber environment: new on AllOutdoor

Two possible solutions.

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Extended magazines.

With double-stack magazines, simply extending the tube is more practical. While awkward in a running fight, this has some utility when providing suppressing or cover fire, either to keep an attacker from firing on you or to permit your allies … Continue reading

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One of the office workers at Primary Arms

It’s nice to work with people who understand their own products. Muffs are MSA Pro-X, same as what I use at home. Looking into switching to Tactical Hearing Protection fitted plugs, like Chris Cheng. Got a molding of my ears … Continue reading

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Various magazines for M&P15-22

The standard M&P 15-22 comes with very reliable 25rd magazines. They have only one down side, the open construction to facilitate loading. They are also out currently of stock with most vendors. Two alternatives both raise capacity and improve sealing. … Continue reading

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What if my 30rd magazine is really a 10-rounder?

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New on CTD: A magazine design dilemma.

Weigh in on how rimfire magazines should be designed.

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New on CTD: On Reliability of Drum Magazines

An overview of drums.

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Akdal MKA1919

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Keltec SU16D: a weapon for tight spots

SU16D has either a 9″ or a 12″ barrel (shown). With a sort stock, a 60-round magazine and a red dot sight, it’s quite a rapid room-cleaner. Loud, too.

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Similar manual of arms

It’s a piston driven gas-operated semi-auto shotgun. It shares the right-hand side charging handle with the 1100 but the rest of the controls are all AR. Standard magazines hold 5 rounds and can be inserted easily with the closed bolt. … Continue reading

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Angled mag carriers

One problem with magazines in upright mag carriers, especially for women, is getting jabbed in the ribs. Kathy Jackson, the editor of Concealed Carry magazine, showed me her mag carrier by Desbiens Gunleather. It works well.

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New on CTD blog: Durable Stocking Stuffers

aka “magazines“.

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Another 9mm option: Just Right Carbine

Top photo shows it in “muddy girl” pattern with YHM folding sights and Viridian X5L light/laser. Center and bottom photos in desert digital camo, with Midwest Industries folding sights and Primary Arms micro red dot on an American Defense QD … Continue reading

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Canned goods and ammunition.

As you can see, the stainless steel feed lips are quite massive and won’t wear out from use. These magazines are also much easier to load than the older, all-plastic model. I didn’t need a mag loader to fill them … Continue reading

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Drums that work

With rimmed cartridges, drum magazines work very well. Each round has a spot of its own and they only commingle in the feed column. With PPS50, the stack is barely a couple of rounds tall. And the gun looks neat, … Continue reading

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Other equipment details

AXTS receiver, Aimpoint M3 in a Bobro QD mount, Magpul BUIS, QD sling and rail sling adapter, Rainier Arms upper, Samson rail (exclusive to Rainier EVO series). Below, Magpul Pmag in a Bladetech mag holder. Since the Aimpoint reticle is … Continue reading

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And for the rest of us…

…there’s the forward pistol grip.

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