Author Archives: greatlakesguns

Packin’ a Pocket Pistol

The concealed carry market in Michigan has exploded, literally over the last ten years. Estimates show that around 50,000 residents have obtained a CCW over this last decade. Now getting a permit and carrying a gun are two different things. … Continue reading

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Home on the Range….Or a Range at Home

As I have stated, we recently moved to the country. And when you move from a postage stamp to more than 15 acres, the possibilities are endless for time well wasted. One of the things that I had always wanted … Continue reading

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A hunting we will go….. or not!

Last week I took a day off and planned to meet some buddies at a nearby pheasant farm to do some bird hunting. I was glad I just had a day to spend with friends in the fields. I was … Continue reading

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Home Defense Shotgun

When we moved to the country, someone told me “You need to get a shotgun”.  And they were talking about the home defense kind.   Of course when you move you have to pay for other things first, like movers, decorations … Continue reading

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So I sold my truck and I’m buying a Gun….

So you are probably thinking this a truly expensive gun because I’m selling my truck….Truth be told the truck is an old beater. And I’m not selling it, a co-worker is and his is buying his first pistol. The question … Continue reading

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A Bodygaurd for Christmas

So my wife wanted one, and I went out and bought it for Christmas. By the way, bad idea, even if your wife says she wants a gun, she does not want it for Christmas……..Anyway, I found that MichiGun in … Continue reading

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Just read Bart Skelton’s review of the Ruger SR40 in Shooting Times. The reviews sound promissing. Now I just have to get my hands on one and try it out. Add something to Christmas list. Maybe Santa will find one … Continue reading

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