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Which Legion Should I Get: DA/SA or SAO?

Which Legion Should I Get: DA/SA or SAO?

I see this question asked all the time on social media like the SIG Sauer Legion Facebook Group and SIG Sauer Facebook group. "Which SIG Legion should I get? SAO or DA/SA?" And the answer is (or at least should be) always the same: it depends. There are plenty of fans of both action types, and so the answer you'll ...

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What’s Really in Gun Cleaners and Lube?

What’s Really in Gun Cleaners and Lube?

In almost every gun forum I've participated in, practically every question or discussion regarding firearm cleaning and lubrication products quickly descends to the same inevitable result: a stream of "sounding off" about what each shooter uses personally, an explanation of why they love it, what else they've tried, ...

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Is a SIG Sauer Legion Right for You?

Is a SIG Sauer Legion Right for You?

This opinion piece was written by contributing author Paul T. McCain (aka Amsdorf) and is re-printed here by permission. "Why would I want to buy a LEGION? It's just a bunch of marketing hype! It's stupid. I don't need one. Just a waste of money." We hear these comments regularly when the SIG Sauer LEGION is ...

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SIG Sauer Sight Heights and Sight Numbers

SIG Sauer Sight Heights and Sight Numbers

To help ease confusion, I've written this brief reference guide for SIG Sauer sight numbers and sight heights. Keeping them straight can be confusing, so I wrote this guide as much for myself as anyone else. :) Which SIGs Use Which Heights? For classic P-Series pistols, the "general" rule for what are considered the ...

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SIG Custom Shop Action Enhancement Package Review

SIG Custom Shop Action Enhancement Package Review

As part of my SIG Sauer P226 upgrade article and step-by-step video series, I sent my West German P226 to SIG Sauer's Custom Shop for their Action Enhancement Package. On their Custom Services web page, SIG advertises the AEP as: Our factory gunsmiths hone and polish critical surfaces to lighten and smooth both the ...

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Why I Left Glock

Why I Left Glock

This opinion piece was written by contributing author Paul T. McCain (aka Amsdorf). Let me make one thing absolutely clear before I write anything more. The Glock is a good handgun. It is simple. Easy to maintain. Easy to shoot. And affordable. Oh, and it is very reliable. They are good handguns. Period. But I ...

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What’s this gun worth? The Five Cs of Gun Pricing

What’s this gun worth? The Five Cs of Gun Pricing

It's a question I see all the time in forums and Facebook groups: How much is this gun worth? Whether you're a prospective seller wanting to know what you're likely to get for it, a potential buyer wanting to know what's a fair price to pay, or an owner who's merely curious about your gun's current value, the purpose ...

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