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A 380 with WINGs

Taurus has done something interesting with their little 380 auto loader For folks that have trouble holding on to the slide during loading, there is now a pair of “Wings” that fold out from the back of the slide.

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45ACP Crown Hollowpoint loading components

If you like SIGs new line of Premium defensive ammunition, the projectiles are going to become available for the hand loader. The first is the 200 grain V-crown hollow point in .451 diameter

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22LR Beretta 92

Beretta is introducing 22LR versions of the longstanding model 92. The first two offerings will be standard barrels on frames both with and without equipment rails. Later models may be available with threaded barrels. An accessory threaded barrel will be … Continue reading

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Korth 9MM conversion for 386/586/686 revolvers

One of the things asked about in the Smith-WessonForum was the Korth conversion cylinder for the L-frame revolvers This is a kit that includes a new cylinder, crane and a speed loader all designed to allow 9MM ammunition to be … Continue reading

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NEW S&W VICTORY 22 autoloader

Smith and Wesson has introduced the “Victory” a 22LR Autoloader, I know it looks like the old 22S One of the Smith and Wesson guys says it rivals the Model 41. While I have plinked with one, I need time … Continue reading

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