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Outdoor Handguns Elgin IL

This page provides useful content and local businesses that can help with your search for Outdoor Handguns. You will find helpful, informative articles about Outdoor Handguns, including "Packin' in the Field". You will also find local businesses that provide the products or services that you are looking for. Please scroll down to find the local resources in Elgin, IL that will answer all of your questions about Outdoor Handguns.

Gun Room
(847) 695-3990
161 North Edison Avenue
Elgin, IL
 
G.A.T. Guns
(847) 428-4867
14 N. 915 Route 25
Dundee, IL
 
Vanacora, Joseph Anthony
847683438
195 S Main St
Burlington, IL
 
Gd-Ots-Simunition Operations Inc
860404016
65 Sandscreen Rd
Avon, CT
 
Cullerton Co, The
630393777
3S220 Warren Ave
Warrenville, IL
 
GAT Guns Inc & Indoor Range
(847) 428-4867
14N915 Il Route 25
Dundee, IL
 
R Guns
(847) 428-3569
140 North Western Avenue
Carpentersville, IL
 
B & H Country Guns
(847) 683-4389
195 South Main
Burlington, IL
 
Village Sports Center
(847) 956-1133
1731 East Central Road
Arlington Heights, IL
 
Cliff''Sguns & Surplus
(630) 858-2815
501 Pennslyvaina Ave.
Glen Ellyn, IL
 

Packin' in the Field

The outdoor handgun can be called upon to do things a city gun would not. Here are some options to consider for your field gun.

Packing a handgun in the field is not for everyone. Some may think it too Rambo-esque, while others just don't want to bother lugging a heavy handgun around on their hip all day. However, smart outdoorsmen know a good handgun on the hip beats a rifle in the cabin any day.

Some of the Rodriguez's favorite field guns are (from left) S&W Model 629, Freedom Arms' Model 97 and a Mag-na-ported Ruger Blackhawk.

As a hunting outfitter, I have some special reasons for keeping a handgun close--number one being that I'm sometimes called upon to put down wounded game. But not everyone who reads this magazine hunts. Whether it's hiking, biking, camping, fishing or ranch work, many of us spend time afield, where the potential for danger of the two- or four-legged variety is always present. A reliable, accurate handgun of adequate caliber, in a comfortable holster, is a good way to make sure you're able to stop those pests in their tracks when the need arises.

The most important factor to consider when deciding which handgun to carry is what sort of threat you are most likely to face. Across the country, bears are a big concern, with grizzlies making up an increasingly larger percentage of the problem in the West and have always been a factor in Alaska....

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