Week of August 1, 2011: High-capacity semiauto pistols are more popular than eve', and Springfield Armory has set the bar high with its new XDm 3.8 pistol that holds 19 in the magazine and one in the chamber. SIG maintains its strong presence in the semi-auto category with its P210, and you'll want to pay close attention to Stag's neat and new AR Handguard for even more versatility. Richard Nance takes you to the classroom with his "Shotgun 101" segment, we take a closer look at John Browning's popular Hi-Power pistol design, and there's a lot of clanging as lead hits steel when our boys conduct a 100-yard steel target shoot-out.
CATCH THE SHOW ON WILD TV IN CANADA -- CHECK LOCAL LISTINGS The We look at Ruger's Jeff Cooper-inspired Scout rifle. Ruger has week of updated the platform with features that would have pleased Jeff August to no end--and Jeff wasn't easy to please! We also get to 8 handle Browning's original 1911 prototype, which gave us all goosebumps. Finally, we wrap up things with a "speed shoot" out to 400 yards. The We discover why SIG's P290 embodies some of the must-have week of features handgunners are looking for in a semiauto. We check August out new Truglo optics as well as Federal's exciting Prairie 15 Storm shotshells. Then the GSA team looks at two of Browning's most significant shotgun and rifle designs. We wind up things with a full-auto shoot-off. The Richard Venola and Patrick Sweeney give you a detailed report week of on Ruger's Mini-Thirty. Then we check out a very nice 1911, August Springfield Armory's ultra-accurate and reasonably priced Range 22 Officer. Richard Nance looks at the issue of personal defense behind the wheel, and the boys work out with a vintage Lee-Enfield. The We have a smorgasbord of new guns, ammo and optics in this week of week's show. Based on what we've seen so far, the industry is August in the best of health. Then we cover the vital subject of 29 handgun retention. Finally, we look at Browning designs that became Remington classics. Specifically, one of our favorites, the Model 8 autoloading rifle.
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|Date:||Aug 18, 2011|
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