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The Secret to Hi-Point C9 Cleaning & Disassembly Revealed

[embedded content] GET THE C9 HERE FROM $139 Ohio-based Hi-Point has been delivering an assortment of pistols and carbines to the consumer market since 1994 but they can be somewhat difficult to clean and disassemble. To give the word direct from the company, Mike Strassell, Hi-Point’s owner, goes for a deep dive on the inner …

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2 Million 9mm Pistols Born in 2018 as Gun Production Numbers Grow

U.S.-based gun makers produced over 8.6 million new firearms last year, with almost a quarter of those being 9mm pistols. (Photo: Chris Eger/Guns.com) Initial gun production numbers are in from 2018, showing an increase from the previous year’s figures and the solid popularity of 9mm handguns. According to the latest figures from the Bureau of …

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Building an AK-47 with Lee Armory

[embedded content] Though I am admittedly a pistol girl through and through, I have dabbled in AR-15s like most gun owners. Like adult Legos, these guns piece together quickly and easily. When the opportunity to try my hand at building my own AK-47 arose, thanks to Lee Armory, I jumped on the chance to add …

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The Humble yet Increasingly Collectible SKS Rifle: A History

With its origin in WWII and Cold War production history, the SKS can be a thing of beauty. (Photo: Guns.com) SEE SKS RIFLES NOW FOR SALE AT GUNS.COM! A common question posed is, “Who made the SKS?” The answer to that question is curious and contains some unexpected twists and turns. When it comes to Soviet …

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All About AKs with Lee Armory’s Mario Parada

Lee Armory’s Mario Parada has been immersed in AK culture since he was a teen. (Photo: Jacki Billings) Mario Parada was introduced to the AK-47 platform as a youngster, building the Societ rifles with his uncle in a garage as a teen. His love for the rifle didn’t stop at passion projects, though. Parada has …

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