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Outdoor Handguns Scottsdale AZ

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 Scottsdale, AZ that will answer all of your questions about Outdoor Handguns.

Scottsdale Gun Club
(480)348-1111, (480)348-1113
14860 North Northsight Boulevard
Scottsdale, AZ
 
Sourland Sportsmens Shop
609466105
61 E Broad St
Hopewell, NJ
 
Cactus Tactical
(877) 922-2887
15681 N Cave Creek Rd #8
Phoenix, AZ
 
Precision Pyrotechnics, Inc
480250555
15004 E Mustang Dr
Fountain Hills, AZ
 
Unique Gun Smithing
(480) 894-6397
1341 South River Drive
Tempe, AZ
 
AZ Wolverine Gunsmithing
(623) 582-0498
31 West Lone Cactus Drive # 4
Scottsdale, AZ
 
Scottsdale Gun Center
(480) 874-1383
2515 North Scottsdale Road Suite 9
Scottsdale, AZ
 
Safes4Less
(480) 413-2105
Post Office Box 480
Mesa, AZ
 
Desert Ballistics
(480) 733-1639
320 E Mckellips Rd.
Mesa, AZ
 
Northwest Arms Company
320286501
13847 N Hamilton Drive #106
Fountain Hills, AZ
 

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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