Moving on from Halloween pumpkins, the season is right for the humane taking of wild evergreens and what sportsman is better suited for the hunt than Hick.
While some may tap AR-15s with drum mags for the task of bringing in the old Christmas tree from the cold, Hickok45 takes it down with a beautiful cowboy gun used as an ax, and a classic 1911 as a back up hatchet for the coup de grâce.
We got in two of our best-selling Turkish imports from Landor Arms – the AR-style LND-117 shotgun and the bullpup BPX 902 – to give them a whirl on the range and see if the reliability could be paired with the affordable price.
Marlin once claimed their Model 39 as the eldest continually produced, shoulder-fired rifle of all time. Though that record ended when the Marlin brand was parted-off to Ruger, the rimfire world is anticipating a return of this classic.