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2017 Holiday Gift Guide

2017 Holiday Gift Guide

Here are some great gear for the favorite shooter on your shopping list.

Looking for the perfect holiday gift for your favorite shooter? Here are 10 must-have items selected by the G&A Editors.

3M Peltor

Give the gift of hearing protection this season to all the shooters in your family. PELTOR's Sport Tactical 300 and Tactical 500 Electronic Hearing Protectors feature proprietary 3M SMART technology that automatically adjusts to your environment and firearm for customized protection. The technology measures the energy in gunshot noise and automatically sets suppression time for reduced echoes and increased comfort. MSRP: Tactical 300 is $149.99; Tactical 500 is $199.99 www.3m.com/peltorsport


Magic Chef Coffee Maker


Whether you're headed out to your duck blind or deer stand from the house, cabin or camper, nothing beats having fresh-brewed coffee close at hand. Now you can have great coffee wherever you are with this sturdy new coffeemaker from Magic Chef. Made with the same quality Magic Chef builds into all of their cooking products, the Magic Chef 12-Cup Coffee Maker brews a perfect pot when you want it. Decorated with the Realtree Xtra pattern and fully programmable, the Pause 'N Serve feature allows you to pour a cup during the brewing cycle. The 12-cup capacity ensures you have enough to fill your mug for coffee on the go and the automatic shut-off provides ease of mind, when you're scrambling to get to the door on those early-morning wake-ups. MSRP: $49.99 | mcappliance.com

Beautiful Wood Stocks for the AR-15 Guy or Gal Who has Everything!

Why put wood on an AR-15-type rifle? Because it looks awesome! Lucid has beautifully crafted wood from Grade AAA walnut to laminates. Many styles to choose from including carbine or standard-length handguards (round or triangular), several different stocks including thumbholes which look fantastic on your hunting AR-15 models, and grips. Personalized wood engraving services are also available. They even can provide an engraved wood presentation box (as shown in photo) which is perfect for gift wrapping. Other stock sets for the Remington 700 and Ruger 10/22 are also available.

For more information contact Lucid at (605) 996-7474 or visit WoodForAR.com - Where wood is the new black!


Model 1911 Pistol 'Builders Kit'

Finally back in stock! Put together your own Model 1911 Government pistol with Sarco's parts kit that includes all parts except for the Frame. All parts are standard 1911A1 / Pre 70 Government type, and the kit comes with the standard 5", .45 cal. barrel and military slide. See our web site for more info... before they are gone again! Sarco also carries a 9mm version of this kit. www.e-sarcoinc.com

Star Model BM Semi-Auto Pistol


Star Model BM semi auto pistol in 9mm Luger (9x19). Commonly a Spanish police and military issue pistol, the Star Bonifacio Echeverria modelo BM features a 4" barrel, blued finish, dovetailed rear sight, fixed front sight, black plastic checkered grip panels, compact all steel 1911 Commander style slide and frame, manual safety lever, solid trigger, and checkered spur hammer. Includes one 8rd magazine, a box (cardboard or plastic), a manual (in Spanish, sometimes a copy of the original), and a cleaning rod. Blued finish may be arsenal refurbished with police marking removed. In overall Very Good condition, the bluing may show high edge holster wear and patina, and the bore shows service wear and may be frosted. Not C&R, but nice historical pistols!

Only $229.95. For Hand Select add $20 or add one spare magazine for only $19.95. www.jgsales.com

Stocking-Stuffer Upgrades for your Modern Sporting Rifle or Arm Brace Equipped Pistol

If you, or your buddies, have an MSR or a military-styled pistol with a fixed stock or arm brace then make it a folder with these great products from StormWerkz. These are a "must have" if you are packing your guns in bug-out-kits! StormWerkz adapters are ready-to-go without any gunsmithing and make great gifts for under 75 bucks! So, visit StormWerkz.com for these adapters as well as dozens more for many other models. StormWerkz makes "fun guns" even funner!

Stock Folding Mechanism (AR-15 Profile) - # SFM-AR-01 $75. AR Thread Receiver Block - # RB-AR-01 $28. www.StormWerkz.com.

Rare Ammunition and Reloading Components from Buffalo Arms

If you're having a tough time finding ammunition for your western-style, hunting-style, or old military-type firearm, there's a good chance that Buffalo Arms has it. Rare calibers like; .30-40 Krag, .219 Zipper, .25-35 Winchester, .30-40 Krag, .404 Jeffery, 11x59R French Gras, 7mm Nambu, 8mm Lebel, .25-20 Winchester, .32-20 Winchester, .38 Short Colt, .455 Webley, .50-95 Winchester, and dozens of others are offered in the form of newly manufactured ammunition. If you're looking for reloading components like brass and powder for these rare cartridges, Buffalo Arms probably has them as well.

Contact Buffalo Arms at (208) 263-6953, 8:00-4:30 PST M-F or take a look at their website: BuffaloArms.com.

The new MCMR: M-LOK COMPATIBLE MODULAR RAIL SYSTEM from Bravo Company USA

The BCM M-LOK Compatible* Modular Rail" (MCMR) delivers the same optimized ergonomic profile and lock up developed for the KMR-Alpha rail system but with an M-LOK compatible interface. Manufactured with precision machined aerospace aluminum alloy, the MCMR is both rigid and light-weight, featuring mounting interfaces on seven sides in addition to the baked in MIL-STD-1913 at the 12 O'clock position.

To get your AR-15-type rifle updated with the MCMR contact Bravo Company USA at 1-877-BRAVO-CO or take a look at their website here: BravoCompanyUSA.com.

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