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The 8 Best Airsoft M4/AR-15/M16 AEGs Reviewed & Tested ( Hands-on 2021 Guide )

We recommend reading our best airsoft gun guide first, to learn more about basics of airsoft guns. The M4/M16/AR 15 platform in the airsoft community is...
Benjamin Trail NP XL Magnum

Review: Benjamin Trail NP XL Magnum

  Outdoor Empire pick for the best hunting air rifle. Hunting with airguns is a rapidly growing sport. The guns themselves are now more accurate, more powerful, and more affordable than...
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9 Best Pistol Lights Reviewed ( Top Compact, Budget, Laser Combo Gun Lights )

Most modern handguns have some form of rail system beneath their barrel. This rail isn’t just there to look cool—it provides a place to...
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Gun Safe Dehumidifiers 101

Quick question: What is the most common threat to your firearms? Is it theft? Fire? Flooding? Getting dropped and lost in the woods? While these are...
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Airgun vs Airsoft – Total Comparison

  Both airsoft guns and high-velocity air rifles are hot right now, each for different reasons. Airsoft is a whole lot of fun to play with...
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9 Best AR-15 Flashlights Reviewed & Revealed (2021 Hands-on Guide)

If you have to shoot in low-light conditions, you’ll need a good light for your weapon. But before you run out and purchase the first AR-15 flashlight you...
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9 Best Pistol Range Bags Tested & Reviewed in 2021 ( For All Budgets...

When people get into shooting, a range bag is often not at the top of the list to get before heading to the range....
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How and Why You Should Carry a Sidearm While Hunting

What comes to mind when you think of an armed outdoorsman? It's probably a man carrying a rifle, striding into the wilderness like you’d see...
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Wilderness Survival During Serious Weather Part 1: Blistering Heat

I've spent a lot of time outdoors, in both cold and hot weather. I, by far, prefer cold weather. Heat and humidity get to me...
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Bow String: How To Replace, Choose, Maintain

  There is always some new bowhunting gear coming out, promising to be the latest and greatest gadget or last gizmo that you'll ever need. This...