Author: LisaDeming

Smith & Wesson® Issues Safety Alert and Inspection Procedure for M&P15-22 Firearms

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (March 8, 2019) – Smith & Wesson Corp. announced today that the Company has identified two M&P15-22 firearms from recent production on which the breech face counter bore depth was not within manufacturing specification. In those firearms, the lack of depth may allow the bolt, upon closing, to crush the rim of the case, causing the round to fire, cycling the bolt, and potentially resulting in multiple discharges without depressing the trigger.  This issue can occur in the following two scenarios: 1)  With a loaded magazine in the firearm and the bolt locked to the rear, depressing...

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Take the Recruitment Pledge for a Chance to Win This $4,500 Sweepstakes

National Wild Turkey Federation Partners with GoWild to Boost Hunting Heritage Programs, Conservation Efforts and More A Sweepstakes Promoting Conservation & Mentorship For the first initiative in the partnership, GoWild is hosting a sweepstakes for the NWTF. Any NWTF member — new or old — can sign up for a chance to win the NWTF Turkey Hunting Sweepstakes via the GoWild app (available on iTunes or Google Play). Entry is easy and free for members. Find details on entering in the GoWild app by searching “NWTF.” “This isn’t just about new memberships, we want to drive awareness of the...

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Pro’s Tips: Sportsman’s Warehouse to Offer Full Gunsmithing Services

By Dan Kidder Managing Editor Starting this month, Sportsman’s Warehouse is offering nationwide full-service gunsmithing. Taking advantage of these services is as simple as bringing your gun to your local Sportsman’s Warehouse, choosing the services you would like from a menu of offerings, and letting the store associates package and ship your gun off to the Gunsmith at Sportsman’s Warehouse. To accommodate these services, Sportsman’s Warehouse has created a gunsmithing shop in the corner of their Salt Lake City Distribution Center. This new facility features 4,500 square feet of space with 600 square feet of retail and local customers...

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Writer’s Contest: Grizzly Adventure

Plagued By Grizzly Bears My wife Nicki and I had a caribou hunt on our bucket list for several years. When we found out in late 2016 that the an Alaska hunting license and tags would be doubling in price, we decided 2017 was it. We bought tags and booked a 7-day unguided hunt with Artic Air for September 2017. In early September, we flew into Kotzebue, Alaska and met up with the folks from Artic Air for the flight into the Brooks Range. The pilot told us the caribou were starting to migrate out and about 10,000 had...

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NWTF 2019 Utah Banquet Schedule

The National Wild Turkey Federation (NWTF) is the leader in upland wildlife habitat conservation in North America and was a driving force in the comeback of the wild turkey, the most successful wildlife restoration story in the history of North America. The NWTF and its volunteers work closely with state and federal agencies and other partners to improve wildlife habitat, benefiting wild turkeys and countless other wildlife and game species. The NWTF also actively protects our hunting heritage to ensure hunting and wildlife exist for future generations. Come and join in the fun of a local National Wild Turkey...

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