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Outdoor Handguns Hilo HI

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 Hilo, HI that will answer all of your questions about Outdoor Handguns.

Down Factory
808966447
16-1050 40Th Ave
Keaau, HI
 
Bills Gunsmithing
808966509
15 822 Paradise Ala Kai Rd
Keaau, HI
 
Kobayashi, Nash I
808935876
156 Laukona St
Hilo, HI
 
Marks Archery & Muzzle Loader Shop
808959549
447 Naniakea
Hilo, HI
 
Island Shooters Supply
808959721
88 Lama St
Hilo, HI
 
Big Island Gun Club Range
(808) 968-6150
Olaa Estate
Mt. View, HI
 
Big Island Gun Club
(808) 968-8956
304A S Maunakea Rd
Mountain View, HI
 
Nostalgia Arms
(808) 929-7164
92 Hawaii Blvd 9078
Hilo, HI
 
Aloha Guns
159 Kalanikoa St Bay #110
Hilo, HI
 
Z Sports
(808) 935-6111
504 Kalanikoa St.
Hilo, HI
 

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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