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Starting Gunsmithing? 6 Beginner Tips to Help

Are you a gun enthusiast? People tend to have a lot of delusions about guns and weapons. Various parts of the world have strict gun laws to prevent their usage. However, if you channel your love for guns in the right manner, you can actually make some money out of it – or at least become more familiar with your own guns. According to Vocational Training HQ, the average salary in the USA for a gunsmith is around $39,935. Alaska, New Jersey, and Connecticut continue to be front runners in…

Six Things to Know Before Buying Your First Gun

Rushing a purchase decision may bring regrets later, and the regrets can get more serious when you are buying firearms. The strong urge to protect yourself and your family may often lead you to make wrong moves. Perhaps you want to try shooting sports and you are looking for a positive experience, or you may know someone who is looking to buy their first gun. Whatever the case may be, it’s essential to do your homework before putting money down for a firearm. Here are a few things you must…

The Rarest and Most Valuable Types of Firearms

This article covers types of expensive guns, with mentions of particularly interesting models or guns that actually sold for gigantic sums. If you are looking for more practical firearms for prepping purposes, see Steve Markwith’s Survival Guns series of books. Guns Tied to Historical Figures Simon Bolivar is widely recognized as the catalytic figure who sparked revolution and the eventual gaining of freedom for several South American countries. His matched set of flintlock pistols sold at auction for more than $1.8 million USD after auction fees. Theodore Roosevelt (Former President…

The Exact Details of New Zealand’s Gun Ban

What exactly is the recent New Zealand gun ban? What are the details and implications for gun owners? What are the punishments for violating the ban? These details are not described in the vast majority of news articles covering the story. For example: Many articles reference a ban on “military-style” firearms, but it’s actually a ban on all semi-automatic firearms except shotguns holding five or fewer rounds and .22 or lower caliber guns. It also bans pump-action shotguns that can hold more than five shells. This type of confusing information…