David Lane

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Learning how to shoot at a young age in the Boy Scouts, David now spends most of his time working on or with firearms. Be it shooting, upgrading, building, tinkering, or writing about them -- sharing his passion and knowledge of firearms with others is an everyday occurrence.
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Gun Year In Review: 2021

2021 has been a year for the history books in many ways, while maybe not as tumultuous as 2020 left us — 2021 has earned a place in our collective memory. From record sales in firearms and ammo to major legal wins for self-defense and more, a look back at what 2021 has brought us ... Read more
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CCW Safe for Insurance [Plans & Full Review]

The right and responsibility of carrying a firearm can be a heavy burden to shoulder. But something that might lighten the load a little is knowing that if the worst happens, you won’t be ruined financially from it. That is where CCW “insurance” comes in and can give protection against those dark times. While there ... Read more
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USCCA vs. CCW Safe: The Ultimate CCW Insurance Guide

There are a lot of CCW insurance companies out there, but two really stand out as leaders in the industry — USCCA and CCW Safe. But which one is the best? The answer might surprise you, but it’s important to look closely at both to really determine what works best for you and your family. ... Read more
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What to Get a Gun Lover for Christmas

It’s that time of year again, and you may be wondering what to get the gun lovers in your life for Christmas! Well, as a gun lover myself, I know getting gifts for people with niche hobbies is always a tall order. Even I struggle every year around my birthday and Christmas when someone in ... Read more
best AR-15 charging handles
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The Best AR-15 Charging Handles

Charging handles might be the most overlooked upgrades for the AR-15 that actually make a large difference. It won’t make you more accurate, it won’t put more rounds downrange, but it does make the basic function of the rifle a lot nicer when you have a good charging handle Vs. a mil-spec one. From the ... Read more
Rock River Arms LAR-15 right side
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Best AR-15 80% Lowers

In times like these, you can never have too many lowers. Maybe you’re a big DIY-er, maybe you just like saving money, maybe you don’t want the government tracking you – an AR-15 80% lower might be the ticket! This can be a complex and controversial topic with loads of misinformation out there, but we’ll ... Read more
AR-15 top-rail
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The Best AR-15 Side Charging Upper [2021]

Do you need something different in your life? Have you ever looked at your AK friends with their side charging upper and thought “man, that’s cool”. From long-range precision shooting to just wanting something new and awesome, a side-charging upper can be a super cool addition to your range of ARs. Better designed than ever ... Read more
5.56 NATO, 300 BLK, 300 BLK, 7.62x39 Soviet, .308 Win, 8mm Mauser
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The 300 AAC Blackout Round

The AR-15 has more cartridges than you can shake a stick at and one of the most popular is the 300 AAC Blackout (or 300 BLK for short)! This .30 cal round is great at supersonic speeds but quiet as a mouse fart when subsonic and suppressed. From uppers to rifles to ammo, we have ... Read more
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Online Gun Auctions and Classifieds

When your local store is out of stock or you’re looking for something strange, rare, or just different, where do you go, online! No matter what it is, the world wide web has it all at your fingertips. But with so many options, who can you trust? We’ve done a lot of buying and selling ... Read more
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The Best .22 LR Ammo

Small game fear it, kids love it, and it won’t murder your wallet – the best .22 LR ammo! From your first gunshot as a child to the latest competition caliber you shot last weekend, .22 LR never stops. For most of us, .22 LR was the first cartridge we ever shot. It’s rare that ... Read more
6.5 Grendel AR-15 Rifle Complete
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Best 6.5 Grendel Uppers

Have you ever looked at your AR-15 and wished that it just had a little more Power. Defending yourself from four-legged threats, harvesting game, or punching steel at really long distances — you just need a little more power sometimes. Thankfully, you can have it. If you’re not sure what the hype is about 6.5 ... Read more
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Best AR-10s [Ultimate Guide for 2022]

Trucks, steaks, and cartridges — sometimes, size does matter.  If the AR-15 is America’s rifle. I think we should agree that it is, and the AR-10 is America’s rifle built like Rocky Balboa. Bigger, stronger, faster, and a mean left. From the history of this awesome platform to the practical applications. Plus, my recommendations for ... Read more
DPMS LR-308 receiver left
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Best AR-10 Lowers

It has been said the AR-15 is “America’s Rifle” and I would tend to agree! But sometimes, you just need more power than what you can fit in an AR-15. Enter, the OG, the GOAT, the AR-10. Designed in the mid to late 1950s, the AR-10 never really got to reach its full potential until ... Read more
rossi 22 lever action rifle side by side
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8 Best .22 LR Rifles [2021]

Maybe not as instantaneously synonymous with American culture as Coca-Cola, but the .22 Long Rifle is up there, and is actually an even older symbol of this great country. From teaching kids how to shoot, to clearing the forest of small game, to ringing steel targets at 200+ yards, we now live in a golden ... Read more
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Best Online Gun Store

In a world with Amazon and Walmart online, it can feel almost barbaric to go to a store these days. If you’re like me and you want to shop in the comfort of your pajamas and in the security of your home, we got the Best Online Gun Stores for you! From amazing deals to ... Read more
Ruger Wrangler .22 LR pistols
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Best .22 LR Pistols and Handguns

In times like these, finding cheap ammo and lots of it can be a real challenge. Thankfully, .22 LR is still in stock and not totally insane prices! But all of the ammo in the world doesn’t do you much good if you don’t have a cool blaster to feed. From single-action revolvers to semi-automatic race ... Read more

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