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How to Make a Silencer

Brian Douglas Kendall A firearm silencer, also known as a suppressor, works in the same way as a car muffler. The muffler consists of chambers for the compression to be dispersed and the sound to be redirected or absorbed. Heat is also reduced throughout the muffler system. A firearm silencer works on the same principle. There are generally three sections ...

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Weatherby Firearms

Weatherby firearms, an American firearms manufacturer and importer, was founded by Roy Weatherby in 1945. Weatherby is a leader in the design and manufacture of magnum rifle cartridges and the rifles that fire them. Weatherby firearms also sells over/under, side-by-side, and semi-auto shotguns. In addition to manufacturing, Weatherby also imports Howa rifles (Japan) and shotguns from SKB (Japan) and Fausti ...

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Gun Auctions

Gun trading over the web is 100% legal, as long as you follow all relevant local, state, and federal laws. Usually, this means that any firearm you buy from out-of-state must be shipped to a gun dealer with an FFL (Federal Firearms License). Shipping guns you buy online is also a concern. For more information on gun shipping, read Shipping ...

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Ruger Mini-14

The Ruger Mini-14 was introduced by Ruger in 1974 as a scaled down version of the M-14 battle rifle. The M-14 rifle uses the 7.62mm (.308) cartridge, while the Mini-14 is chambered in the 5.56mm (.223) caliber. The Mini-14 inherited much of its design from the M-14 rifle, including most of the gas system, the rotating bolt, and the safety ...

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XM8

The XM8 rifle is currently in testing to determine if it will replace the venerable M-16 as the standard rifle of the United States Armed Forces. There are three variants of the XM8: a compact version with a collapsible stock and a 9.5-inch barrel, a baseline version with a 12.5 inch barrel and a designated marksman version with a 20-inch ...

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