New Guns, Ammo Comparisons, and CCW Training

August 6, 2021

It's a new gun from Springfield Armory, comparing ammo ballistics, a mission to train gun owners, and more, this week on Tom Gresham's Gun Talk® Radio, the original nationally-syndicated radio talk show about guns and the shooting sports.

This Sunday, Tom is joined by Springfield Armory’s Rob Leatham to talk about the newest firearm, the Springfield 1911 Emissary. Watch Gun Talk’s First Look here: Plus, Black Hills Ammunition’s Jeff Hoffman talks ballistic differences between9mm, .40 S&W, and .45 ACP, and Detroit CCW’s Rick Ector continues his goal to get as many gun owners trained as possible. Find out more about Rick and his mission at

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As always, call 866-TALK-GUN with your comments, questions, and range reports.

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