4 Valentine's Day Ideas for the Couple That Loves Guns

Posted by Team Springfield

Feb 13, 2017 1:21:31 PM

Valentine's Day is nearly here, and if you still need some ideas for this year's outing, we happen to have a few. If you and your significant other love firearms or maybe you’re looking to make the introduction official, check out these sweet potential Valentine's Day gifts and dates.

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Topics: Recreational Shooting

XD-S® Mega Challenge

Posted by Rob Leatham

Mar 25, 2015 4:18:17 PM

 

Welcome to the Springfield Armory® XD-S® Mega Challenge. This one requires all four models of the XD-S® pistol. You'll need a 3.3" and 4.0" in each of 9mm and .45 calibers, a shot timer, a bench or table and four USPSA targets. In addition, you will need 16 rounds of ammo, 8 in both 9mm and .45. Ya, I know, that's why it's called a Mega Challenge.

 

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Topics: Recreational Shooting

Improve Your Trigger Pull with These 6 Tips

Posted by Rob Leatham

Mar 10, 2015 12:12:11 PM

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One of the most important aspects of firing accuracy is the trigger pull. Your ability to perfect this area of shooting will improve your performance faster than any other skill.

Consider the following tips for bettering your trigger pull technique. 

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Topics: Shooting Tips, Competitive Shooting, Recreational Shooting, First Time Gun Buyers

Four Compelling Reasons to Own a Handgun

Posted by Team Springfield

Jul 29, 2014 9:00:00 AM

Handgun ownership is a multi-faceted issue with many pros and cons. People who choose to own a handgun report feeling a heightened sense of security and believe they are better able to protect themselves from violence. Many handgun advocates say a concealed carry handgun can mean the difference between life and death. But that’s just one reason handgun ownership is on the rise. Here are some compelling reasons to consider when deciding whether owning handguns is right for you:

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Topics: Concealed Carry, Personal Protection, Recreational Shooting, First Time Gun Buyers


Springfield Armory® recommends you seek qualified and competent training from a certified instructor prior to handling any firearm and be sure to read your owner’s manual.  These articles are considered to be suggestions and not recommendations from Springfield Armory®.