Basic of Firearms 

Firing Positions

The Standing Position Standing Shooting Position The standing position is a very common hunting position, as it is easy to adopt the standing firing position quickly upon spotting game. The standing position also has some disadvantages and limitations. One disadvantage of the standing position is that it is very unstable, making it less accurate than the kneeling position, the sitting firing position, or the prone position. Another disadvantage of the standing position is that it allows the game to spot hunters more easily, due to the increased profile.

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Basic of Firearms 

Bullets and Cases

CONFUSING BULLET TERMS NOT IN DICTIONARY We talked in the past about intimidating firearms terms such as ballistic coefficient, sectional density, and terminal ballistics. As consumer grade firearms and loads get more and more sophisticated, we are faced with an increasing number of strange terms in articles that describe them.

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Basic of Firearms 

Why Read A Gun Review?

  It is not a surprise that people today are desperate to protect their families. The rate of crimes such as murders, robbery, and rape has increased over the past few years. The government has been alarmed and as well as the public too. If you are a normal person living a normal life, you will start to panicked. What if the bad guys will come into your home when you are fast asleep? There will never be an assurance that you will be safe inside your home just because…

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Basic of Firearms 

Annotated Bibliography of some Literature on Firearms

This is an annotated bibliography of papers published in the medical literature related to firearms during 1994-1995. This bibliography is far from complete, but includes several useful papers. Papers are listed in alphabetical order by last name of the first author and by title if there is no author. The comments on each paper are provided by Peter Cummings MD, MPH, an epidemiologist with the Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center and the University of Washington.

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