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Freedom Group DPMS GII – Testing the Lightweight Hunter

Bench accuracy is more than adequate at 100 yards.
Bench accuracy is more than adequate at 100 yards.

Back in the March-April installment of this column I mentioned that DPMS, one of several gun companies under the Freedom Group umbrella (Remington, Marlin, Dakota Arms, Bushmaster and H&R being the others), has come up with a lighter, more compact version of the AR-10. Called simply GII (for second generation), it’s stirring a lot of interest, particularly among the Continue reading Freedom Group DPMS GII – Testing the Lightweight Hunter

SCI Guns and Gear Roundup – Finned Jags and Big Bore ARs

Cleaning kits from Remington
Remington’s Universal Squeeg-E kit has all that’s necessary to clean and maintain every type of pistol, rifle and shotgun.

For well over a decade now with each installment of this Guns & Ammo feature, we’ve tried to cover those new firearms, cartridges and ammo loadings that we felt would be of particular interest to SCI members. And because optics are so important in the overall equation, we’ve tried to cover that subject, as well. However, there’s one topic we’ve not discussed even once, yet it is crucially important for Continue reading SCI Guns and Gear Roundup – Finned Jags and Big Bore ARs