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The Best 1911 Handguns for Home Defense

Posted by Team Armscor on Mar 23, 2017 | Topics: Staying Safe

Defending your home from life-threatening invaders requires a serious tool that won’t let you down in the heat of the moment.  If that time should come, make sure you’re ready and properly equipped.

Here are a few 1911s for home defense on which you can depend.

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3 Reasons Carbine Conversion Kits are the Way to Go

Posted by Team Armscor on Dec 29, 2016 | Topics: Firearm Facts, Staying Safe

Rifles are generally easier to control than pistols and have the capability to reach out to greater ranges.

Though, if you’re not interested in shooting hundreds of yards down range and just want better control over your pistol, the TCM RONI Pistol Shell carbine conversion stock should be on your shopping list.

Here are three ways a conversion stock can benefit you.

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Ready to Concealed Carry? 5 Pieces of Advice to Consider

Posted by Team Armscor on Nov 3, 2016 | Topics: Staying Safe, Gun Rights

The number of people getting permitted for concealed carry has recently been climbing - the Washington Times estimates an eight-year growth from 4.6 million to 12.8 million as recently as last summer. Now more than ever, shooters are looking to take defense into a daily-carry lifestyle.

If you're considering conceal-carrying your pistol, here are five pieces of advice to consider.

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8 Rock Island Armory Handguns Ideal for Home Defense

Posted by Team Armscor on Sep 15, 2016 | Topics: Staying Safe

Your home and everything (and everyone) in it is important to you. That's why arming it with the best possible defense against intrusion or theft might be a high priority for you. When it comes to home-defense pistols and revolvers, Armscor has you covered.

Try these RIA favorites on for size when you're stocking up for your home-defense arsenal.

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Free Download: Buying a Pistol for Self-Defense: What You Need to Know

Posted by Team Armscor on Aug 24, 2016 | Topics: Staying Safe

Protecting yourself, your loved ones and your home are all important to you. But when it comes to self-defense 1911s and other handguns, not all firearms are built to meet these needs. Luckily, there are a variety of ways you can find the ideal handgun for your own purposes that won’t break your bank or skimp on the benefits you need.

Before you start the search, we've got the handy guide you need.

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10 Best Rock Island Armory 1911s and Pistols Ideal for Self-Defense

Posted by Team Armscor on Jun 29, 2016 | Topics: Staying Safe

Protecting yourself, your loved ones and your home are all important to you. But when it comes to self-defense 1911s and other handguns, not all firearms are built to meet these needs. Luckily, there are a variety of Rock Island Armory pistols that are expressly created to optimize your self-defense carry.

Take these Rock Island Armory 1911s and pistols into account when picking out your ideal pistol for self-defense.

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What To Do In A Multi-Threat Scenario

Posted by Team Armscor on Aug 29, 2013 | Topics: On the Range, Staying Safe

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Natural Point Of Aim In Self Defense Scenario

Posted by Team Armscor on Aug 16, 2013 | Topics: On the Range, Staying Safe

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