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Estimated gun sales up 30 percent in November

Dealers processed more than 2.3 million applications through the National Instant Criminal Background Check System in November — a 17 percent increase over October. Estimated gun sales — the sum total of transfers in the NICS’s handgun, long gun, multiple … Continue reading

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Sturm Ruger faces 22 percent decline in year-over-year sales

“Attributes second quarter drop to retailers overstocking in anticipation of Clinton win.” Gun sales have gone so soft that Sturm Ruger and Co. closed down its Newport, NH plant for two weeks, an opportunity for some much needed maintenance, said … Continue reading

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Ruger issues recall of new Mark IV pistol

I guess they should have built them in New Hampshire. Sturm Ruger & Co. is recalling nearly all of its Mark IV pistols because the company says they could sometimes fire accidentally. The guns are not manufactured in the Connecticut-based … Continue reading

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