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Holosun Red Dot Sights – Budget Aimpoint?

When I first started getting into red dot sights, there were three major manufacturers everyone wanted: Aimpoint, EOTech and Trijicon. I personally preferred Aimpoint and Trijicon, because their battery life far exceeded that of EOTech. The only problem was I preferred EOTech’s reticle over Aimpoint and Trijicon. I ultimately purchased an Aimpoint PRO and still love it, but I always wished there was an optic with Aimpoint battery life and an EOTech reticle. Holosun has done just that with many of their red dot sights.

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Is The Urban Carry 2 Concealed Carry Holster Right for You?

The Urban Carry 2 concealed carry holster is advertised as a revolutionary way to comfortably carry your gun, regardless of whether you’re sitting or standing. The holster is designed so that pulling the top flap up forces your pistol to emerge from the holster, so you can retrieve it with your other hand. Naturally, my curiosity overtook me and I ordered one for $65, to try out on my Walther PPQ M2.

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Dehumidifer System for A Trunk Gun – Part 2

In Part 1 of my last article, I delved into the specifics of which products I used to put together my dehumidifier system, so I could safely store a gun in the trunk without it rusting over time. I chose two passive units that work to draw in moisture, and can be recharged when plugged into an electrical outlet. I also included an active dehumidifier, which only ran when the car was running, but aggressively worked to lower the level of humidity in the trunk. This article will cover the tests I performed to see how well the unit did at keeping the humidity level below 50%, which is when rust begins to form.

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