An auction website designed to facilitate the sale of firearms, ammunition and related gear, GunBroker.com has announced the release of an official mobile app for the iPhone. The iOS app joins the current suite of mobile platforms for GunBroker.com, which includes an Android app and a mobile website. The app allows users to receive customized push notifications, access search tools, bid on active auctions and locate local FFLs from anywhere appropriate cellular service is available.
GunBroker.com iPhone App
Sonoran Desert Institute was recognized by the U.S. Department of Labor for its efforts in hiring and recruiting veterans with the 2021 HIRE Vets Medallion Award.
The modern Olympics, as we know them today, started in 1896, and there were shooting events at the games as early as Athens in 1906. After all, the man who put the games together, Baron Pierre de Coubertin, was himself a French pistol champion. Neither the United States nor Great Britain sent rifle teams to Athens, but that changed for the 1908 Olympic Games in London.
The American Civil War was the first conflict in our nation’s history in which telescopic-sighted rifles were employed in combat to any appreciable extent. These muzzleloading, percussion rifles were fabricated by a number of civilian gunsmiths and gunsmithing firms, primarily for benchrest shooting matches.