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Buying a Used Rifle: Tips From a Longtime Gun Retailer

There are definitely things to know and things to look for when shopping for a used rifle. Here are a few tips, from a man that grew up as one of those friendly guys behind the gun shop counter.

Surplus for Self-Defense: Testing a Used SIG Sauer P226

Retired law enforcement pistols, like this SIG Sauer P226, can be solid defensive options for those on a budget.

A Guide to Precision-Rifle Shooting on a Budget

Can you get started in the world of precision-rifle shooting without taking out a second mortgage? This veteran shooters thinks so. Here’s how to build your long-range rig on a budget.

Vetting Surplus Pistols

Is that old military pistol you just picked up at a bargain-basement price an interesting collectable to be tucked away for safe keeping or a real shooter? Here are the steps to take to find out.

How to Buy a Used Rifle

There are definitely things to know and things to look for when shopping for a used rifle. Here are a few tips, from a man that grew up as one of those friendly guys behind the gun shop counter.

Used Guns

Everybody loves a bargain, but there are a lot of shooters in these hard economic times who absolutely need a bargain if they are going to keep shooting.

Used Guns In The Industry: The Enemy Is Us

As Walt Kelly’s cartoon character Pogo so famously said, “We have met the enemy and he is us.” Wrapping up this three-part series on the business of the gun business (which has focused on why the shooting industry is so hard to analyze compared to other industries), we come face to face with one of the most complicating factors that distorts what little data there is on firearms sales—used guns.

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