The Need To Join The NRA

Now more than ever you need to support the right to own firearms by joining the NRA. Our nation is moving rapidly toward a day when no one will qualify for legal ownership of firearms.

Our Constitution states that only Congress can make new laws and the President either approves or vetoes the laws created by Congress. But President Obama is skirting that responsibility and acting more and more like a dictator by passing executive orders that supersede the will of the American people.

Upon reading these executive orders one can easily see how they can lead to the confiscation of firearms, including muzzleloading firearms.

The National Rifle Association has spent… Continue reading

Gun Safety Tips

1st Commandment of gun safety:
Always keep the muzzle pointed in a safe direction.

Gun Safety TipsThe following article appeared in the Salt Lake Tribune on October 6th, 2012.

A teenager injured his leg and hand Thursday evening after his uncle accidentally fired a muzzleloader near him while deer hunting.

A 17-year-old unnamed teen, his father and uncle were driving through Logan Canyon when they spotted several deer near the Boulder Mountain area. The teen and his uncle jumped out of the truck and put primers on their guns, but the deer ran down a ravine, according to a Cache County Sheriff’s Office news release.

The teen walked ahead of his uncle, who Continue reading

Man Hurt After Rifle Explodes

I’ve often said that the best way to learn is through experience.  But when it comes to safety related issues, I amend my statement by saying “The best way to learn is through other people’s experience.”

The following article is by By George Plaven of The Montana Standard and appeared on October 3rd, 2012

ANACONDA – A 29-year-old Anaconda man was injured late Saturday after the barrel of his 50-caliber black powder rifle exploded, according to police.

Robert Coffey was taken to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle via Life Flight with injuries to his… Continue reading