Always wanted to have an AR-15 and now I have one. DPMS is a well know manufacturer of AR-15 rifles and I have chosen the one that will be awesome for dynamic shooting like 3-Gun or IPSC.

So, what makes it a good choice for a competitive shooter?

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What is Heckler & Koch MP5?

The Heckler & Koch MP5 is a submachine gun that comes from West Germany. The ammo is fed into the MP5 by a long detachable magazine that fits underneath the receiver. There are different size magazines available for the Heckler & Koch MP5. They can have anywhere from a 15-round to a 40-round capacity. There is even a military grade drum magazines which can hold up to 100 rounds.

There are a lot of different submachine guns, but the Heckler & Koch MP5 is the most popular of them all. Approximately 40 countries currently make the MP5 available to security companies, intelligence agencies, military branches, and law enforcement agencies. For decades, SWAT teams in the United States used the MP5 as their primary weapon of choice. They recently replaced it with the AR-15, though.

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Remington has made gas-operated shotguns since the 1950s. Their very first one manufactured was the Model 58 semi-automatic shotgun. This shotgun line enjoyed a fair amount of success between 1956 and 1963. But then, they built a better gas-operated shotgun which reduced recoil a lot more. This model was called the Remington Model 1100. It was first introduced in 1963 and has been manufactured ever since. The three most common gauges manufactured for this shotgun are the 12-gauge, 28-gauge, .410 bore and 20-gauge.

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If you are looking for a rifle with autoloading rimfire features, then you’ll definitely love shooting the Remington 597 rifle. This weapon is coined as being one of the most advanced rifles for autoloading rimfire that has ever been built. One of its biggest differences between other autoloading rimfire rifles is its bolt-guidance system which has two steel guide rails that give it enhanced stability. Not only that, but the rails make the weapon more accurate and reliable for the shooter as well. This makes the weapon suitable for virtually all kinds of shooting activities such as target shooting, hunting, and war situations. You may not hear too much about this weapon because a lot of novice shooters aren’t aware it exists. Remington does a good job of advertising their Model 700 rifles a lot more than their Model 597. But if you are not so comfortable with the Model 700, try out the Model 597 before you quit the Remington brand all together.

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The Kel-Tec KSG shotgun is a revolutionary 12-gauge bullpup pump-action shotgun. In case you didn’t know, a bullpup shotgun is one where the action is situated behind the trigger group. The Kel-Tec KSG contains two magazine tubes that allow a person to manually switch between them in real-time. Each magazine tube can hold seven shotgun shells that are 12-gauge and 2.75 inches long. If you are using 3-inch shotgun shells, then each magazine tube can hold six of them. This can certainly hold a lot more ammunition than a classic shotgun which only has one magazine tube. The people who use the Kel-Tec KSG are generally those who like to shoot a lot of ammunition and don’t like to waste too much time with reloading.

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Black Friday will be on Friday, 25th November 2016. I really like sales and big discounts. What can be better than purchasing something with 50%, 60% or even 70% off? :) What can be better than buying $129 jacket for $30 or $200 firearm accessory for $80? Or buying a gun with big discount? We all love good deals and discounts that is why I decided to create a list with the best gun, firearms accessories and tactical clothing/footwear deals.

Black Friday is finally here!

Last year, Black Friday was the biggest day ever for gun sales and I think this time will be the same situation. The more responsible gun owners will be the better.

There are many websites which sell guns, accessories, upgrades, parts and tactical clothing, boots, accessories. But it would take too much time to check them all. Items with good discounts are sold out fast, so it is better to have a list of the best deals and discounts.

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Readers of the blog know that I like to often participate in dynamic/practical shotgun shooting competitions (they have different names such as the International Practical Shooting Confederation, United States Practical Shooting Association, 3-Gun Nation, International Defense Pistol Association, etc).

Such competitions are the best way to check your skills under stress. You need to move fast from one shooting position to another, load your shotgun quickly and shoot from various positions at different targets at a variety of distances with all types of common shotgun ammunition: birdshot, buckshot, and slugs.

The most popular dynamic shooting sport in the USA is 3-Gun Nation. That is why I often receive questions about semi-auto shotguns because they are mostly used in 3-Gun.

What is 3-Gun competition?

There are many types of shooting competitions out there for gun enthusiasts to take part in. But one particular competition that is getting a lot of attention is the 3-gun competition. This is where competitors have to use 3 different types of firearms such as a rifle, shotgun, and pistol. The average shooter is usually pretty good with one particular firearm but not so good with the others. This makes 3-gun a real challenge because it tests their skills with all three firearms and it requires different skill sets in order to win the competition.

Why Benelli M2?

Most of the shooters in this sport use Benelli M2 or Beretta 1301 Competition shotguns. Beretta 1301 comes with an oversized safety, bolt handle and bolt release button from the factory. The Benelli M2 shotgun can be enhanced with aftermarket parts.

My friends who use semi-auto shotguns are fans of the Benelli M2. That is why this post will be about the Benelli M2 shotgun upgrades, accessories, and modifications for 3-Gun and practical shooting.

Special thanks to my friends: Igor, Oleg, Maxim, Oleg and Patrick for help :)

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I had several posts about Mossberg 500/590 and was surprised by number of questions about this shotgun. First of all, I recommend checking infographic: Differences Between Remington 870 vs Mossberg 500 shotguns. It explains differences in controls and design. Mossberg 500/590 is a great and very popular shotgun. There are 10,000,000 of Mossberg 500/590 shotguns made to date.

So, this post is about the best and must have upgrades for Mossberg 500/590 shotguns.

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