Gun Talk

Tom Gresham

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Tom Gresham's Gun Talk is a Nationally-Syndicated Radio Show delving into everything from Gun Rights and Second Amendment Issues to sport and target shooting, recreational shooting and more. It's Full Metal Talk Radio!

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Turkey Talk With Thomas Allen Pt. 2 | Gun Talk Hunt

Our good friend - and turkey hunter extraordinaire - Thomas Allen joins Gun Talk Hunt’s Kevin “KJ” Jarnagin for the second of a two part episode dedicated to all things turkey hunting. Well…maybe not “all things”... Copyright ©2024 Freefire Media, LLC Gun Talk Hunt 04.12.24

23m
Apr 12
Holographic Sights or Red Dot Sights? | Gun Talk Nation

EOTECH’s https://www.eotechinc.com/ John Bailey joins Gun Talk Nation’s Ryan Gresham for this episode. They are discussing holographic vs. red dot sights, how EOTECH has released a line of riflescopes that are feature-rich - yet affordable, and much more. This Gun Talk Nation is brought to you by Rossi USA, Stag Arms, Range Ready, Ruger, SDS Imports http://sdsimports.com and Aero Precision http://aeroprecision.com. Shop EOTECH at Palmetto State Armory here: https://snp.link/fa14c301 Check out Aero Precision’s April 2024 Builder’s Sets here: https://snp.link/28f1d7a2 Subscribe to GunDealio’s Daily Deals here: https://www.gundealio.com/enewsletter Copyright ©2024 Freefire Media, LLC Gun Talk Nation 04.10.24  

35m
Apr 10
2024's Most Important Gun Rights Stories; Is A 22 OK For Home Defense?; Is The Supreme Court Avoiding An "Assault Weapon" Case?: Gun Talk Radio | 04.07.24 Hour 1

In This Hour: -- AWR Hawkins counts down the most important gun rights stories of the year.  --  It might sound crazy, but is a .22 rimfire rifle suitable for home defense? --  Is the Supreme Court avoiding taking an "assault weapon" case? Tom Gresham's Gun Talk  04.07.24  Hour 1

43m
Apr 07
Outrageous Rimfire Competitions; Making Great 22s, Sould You Carry An Expensive Protection Gun?: Gun Talk Radio | 04.07.24 Hour 2

In This Hour: -- What's behind the rapid growth of precision and long range rimfire shooting competitions? -- Paul Parrot explains how Vudoo Gun Works makes super-accurate .22 rifles. -- Would you carry a $3000 pistol for protection?  Tom Gresham's Gun Talk 04.07.24  Hour 2

43m
Apr 07
Bring Back The Battleship Game At The Range; Should You Shoot A Collectable Gun?; Naked Man Breaks Into Apartment: Gun Talk Radio | 04.07.24 Hour 3

In This Hour: --  Fun targets.  Playing Battleship at the range. --  Should you shoot a highly-collectable firearm? --  Resident shoots a naked man who broke through the wall of his apartment. Tom Gresham's Gun Talk 04.07.24 Hour 3

38m
Apr 07
He Found A Mystery Magazine In His Car; Revisiting Rimfires; How Accurate Is Your Carry Gun?: Gun Talk Radio | 04.07.24 After Show

 In This Hour: --  While cleaning out his car, Jim found a magazine for a pistol he's never owned.   --  The craze of long range rimfire shooting. --  How accurate should your carry handgun be? Tom Gresham's Gun Talk 04.07.24 After Show

26m
Apr 07
Turkey Talk With Thomas Allen Pt. 1 | Gun Talk Hunt

Our good friend - and turkey hunter extraordinaire - Thomas Allen joins Gun Talk Hunt’s Kevin “KJ” Jarnagin for the first of a two part episode dedicated to all things turkey hunting. Well…maybe not “all things”... Check out Part 2 with Thomas next week. Copyright ©2024 Freefire Media, LLC Gun Talk Hunt 04.05.24

28m
Apr 05
Getting To Know Meprolight | Gun Talk Nation

Meprolight’s https://www.meprolight.com/ Eric Suarez joins Gun Talk Nation’s Ryan Gresham for this episode. The guys are discussing Eric’s military background, his journey in the firearms industry and surprising things that you probably don’t know about Meprolight and their premium optics. Learn more at: https://www.meprolight.com/ This Gun Talk Nation is brought to you by Aero Precision, Ruger, Range Ready, SDS Imports, Rossi USA and Ballistic Advantage. Copyright ©2024 Freefire Media, LLC Gun Talk Nation 04.03.24

34m
Apr 03
REBROADCAST-Wayne LaPierre Resigns From NRA; Are Second Amendment Groups Replacing The NRA?; Finding Parts For Older Guns: Gun Talk Radio | 01.07.24 Hour 1

In This Hour: REBROADCAST -- Just days before a huge trial in New York, NRA EVP Wayne LaPierre announces his retirement.  Tom Gresham explains what it means for the NRA and for the gun rights movement. --  Why the NRA isn't as important as it once was.  Other Second Amendment groups have picked up the slack.   --  Finding parts for older guns. The internet often is the answer. Tom Gresham's Gun Talk  01.07.24  Hour 1

44m
Mar 31
REBROADCAST-Gun Rights Wins In The Courts; Making The Case For More Ammo; Oregon Gun Law Struck Down: Gun Talk Radio | 01.07.24 Hour 2

In This Hour: REBROADCAST -- A huge win in California, plus massive civil disobedience in Illinois.  Alan Gottlieb of the Second Amendment Foundation kicks off the new year's news on gun rights. --  The Federal .30 Super Carry cartridge allows a gun to hold more cartridges, which could be important for self defense. --  A judge rules the new Oregon gun control law -- Measure 114 -- is unconstitutional. Tom Gresham's Gun Talk  01.07.24  Hour 2

44m
Mar 31
REBROADCAST-Resolutions For Personal Protection; What Gun Trainers Know That You Don't; Garmin's New Chronograph Is A Hit: Gun Talk Radio | 01.07.24 Hour 3

In This Hour: REBROADCAST -- Ken Campbell, from Gunsite, offers suggestions for ramping up your self defense skills in the new year. --  When a gun trainer suggests you try something new, it's a good idea to get on board.  They know things. --  A glowing Range Report on the new Garmin chronograph.  I Tom Gresham's Gun Talk   01.07.24 Hour 3

44m
Mar 31
Knife Skills & Why They Matter | Gun Talk Nation

One of our friends - and favorite guests - Rob Cabrera of Outlier Knife Co. https://outlierknifeco.com/ joins Gun Talk Nation’s Ryan Gresham to discuss knives, their deployment, knife training and more. This Gun Talk Nation is brought to you by Ballistic Advantage, Crimson Trace http://crimsontrace.com, Rossi USA, Range Ready, SDS Imports and Ruger. Copyright ©2024 Freefire Media, LLC Gun Talk Nation 03.28/24

36m
Mar 28
Staying Alive Through Video; Where Did Gun Control Go?; Practice Shooting With Purpose: Gun Talk Radio | 03.24.24 Hour 1

In This Hour: --  John Correia, of Active Self Protection, details some of the survival lessons he's gleaned from surveillance videos.  --  Where did the term "gun control" go and why do gun banners keep changing the language?    --  A guide to practicing at the range with a plan.   Tom Gresham's Gun Talk  3.24.24  Hour 1

43m
Mar 24
Finding A Good Gun School; The Challenge Of A Home Defense Shotgun; How Much Ammo To Carry?: Gun Talk Radio | 03.24.24 Hour 2

In This Hour: -- Ernest Langdon of Langdon Tactical talks about finding a good gun school and what it takes to be kicked out of class. --  He bought a shotgun for home protection, but he doesn't know what to do with it or what ammunition to buy. --  How much ammunition should you carry for self protection? Tom Gresham's Gun Talk 3.24.24 Hour 2

43m
Mar 24
The Deeper Joy Of Hunting; ATF Shoots Man In Home Invasion; Night Time Warrants Are Unwarranted: Gun Talk Radio | 03.24.24 Hour 3

In This Hour: -- Gun Talk's Kevin Jarnagin and Chris Cerino discuss the attractions of hunting often not talked about. --  An executive is shot and killed by the ATF when it serves a nighttime warrant at him home.  Was this necessary? --  A veteran of many SWAT raids and warrants says there is never a reason for a night time raid.  There are safer ways to do it, unless ego is driving factor. Tom Gresham's Gun Talk  3.24.24  Hour 3

43m
Mar 24
Why No Reintroduction Of Savage 99; Reboring A Rifle To Larger Caliber; Stupid Kid Tricks With Gunpowder: Gun Talk Radio | 03.24.24 After Show

In This Hour: --  Why didn't Savage reintroduce the Model 99? --  Reboring a rifle barrel to a larger caliber. --  Tom reveals his stupid stunt with gunpowder when he was a teen. Tom Gresham's Gun Talk 3.24.24 After Show

30m
Mar 24
Iguanas, Turkeys & More With EOTECH | Gun Talk Hunt

Gun Talk Hunt’s Kevin “KJ” Jarnagin is joined in the studio by EOTECH’s John Bailey, and they are discussing turkey hunting, iguana hunting, new products from EOTECH and much more. Copyright ©2024 Freefire Media, LLC Gun Talk Hunt 03.23.24

33m
Mar 23
Why Fighting Revolvers Still Matter | Gun Talk Nation

Gun Talk Nation’s Ryan Gresham is joined by American Fighting Revolver’s Bryan Eastridge to discuss what the company does, their mission, and their quest to bring attention to the merits of the “fighting revolver.”  Learn more about American Fighting Revolver here: https://americanfightingrevolver.com/ This Gun Talk Nation is brought to you by Ruger, Rossi USA http://rossiusa.com, SDS Imports https://sdsimports.com/, Stag Arms http://stagarms.com, Range Ready Studios, Crimson Trace and Aero Precision. Copyright ©2024 Freefire Media, LLC Gun Talk Nation 03.20.24

40m
Mar 20
Why Is Reloading Powder So Expensive?; State Gun Rights Groups Are Vital; Hunting's Social Aspects: Gun Talk Radio | 03.17.24 Hour 1

In This Hour: Live from the Hodgdon Powder headquarters in Kansas: -- Aaron Oelger, from Hodgdon, explains the recent price increases in loading powders, and what it would take for them to come back down. -- Moriah Day, Ex. Director of the Kansas State Rifle Association, talks about how state groups function and why it's vital for every gun owner to support these groups. -- As Tom and the Hodgdon crew head out to hunt upland birds, it's a chance to talk about the social aspects of hunting. Tom Gresham's Gun Talk 03.17.24  Hour 1

43m
Mar 17
Where Does Reloading Gun Powder Come From?; Not Your Daddy's Shotgun Ammo; Olympic Shooting Events: Gun Talk Radio | 03.17.24 Hour 2

In This Hour: -- From the Hodgdon Powder HQ in Kansas, Chris Hodgdon explains where they get powders and why it's sometimes in short supply. --  Modern shotshells are much more effective that those of a generation ago.  Joel Hodgdon, from Remington Ammunition, explains. -- Shooting events in the Olympics. Tom Gresham's Gun Talk  03.17.24  Hour 2

43m
Mar 17
A Fresh Look At Tristar Firearms; California Judge Issues Terrible Decision; Is Reloading Worth The Effoort?: Gun Talk Radio | 03.17.24 Hour 3

In This Hour: -- Gus Bader, from Tristar, runs down the various guns from this versatile company. --  A judge in California gets the Second Amendment completely wrong.  Was it on purpose? -- With the rising prices of reloading components many are asking if it's worth the effort to get into handloading. Tom Gresham's Gun Talk   03.17.24 Hour 3

43m
Mar 17
A special 8mm Cartidge, Pressure Limits and Velocity, Gunpowder vs. Black Powder: Gun Talk Radio | 03.17.24 After Show

In This Hour: --  Creating the 8mm OMG cartridge. --  The importance of pressure limits and why faster isn't always better. --  The difference between gunpowder and black powder. Tom Gresham's Gun Talk  03.17.24  After Show

20m
Mar 17
Rediscovering The Love of Hunting | Gun Talk Hunt

Gun Talk’s own Chris Cerino joins Kevin “KJ” Jarnagin for this episode of Gun Talk Hunt. Fresh off a successful season, where Chris renewed his love for hunting, the guys are discussing ‘making the time’, their experience running a recent hunter’s education course and much more. Check out this enjoyable and wide-ranging discussion. Copyright ©2024 Freefire Media, LLC Gun Talk Hunt 03.16.24

35m
Mar 16
Catching Up With John Correia | Gun Talk Nation

Active Self Protection’s https://activeselfprotection.com/ John Corriea joins Gun Talk Nation’s Ryan Gresham in the studio. John is a very interesting guest with a fascinating story and the guys cover his background, his entrance into the industry, his training background, the origins of Active Self Protection and much more. Find John on YouTube here:  https://www.youtube.com/@ActiveSelfProtection/featured Learn more about Active Self Protection here: https://activeselfprotection.com/ This Gun Talk Nation is brought to you by SDS Imports, Aero Precision, Rossi USA, Range Ready, Crimson Trace, Ruger, and Ballistic Advantage. Copyright ©2024 Freefire Media, LLC Gun Talk Nation 03.14.24

54m
Mar 14
Gun Talk Turns 29; South Carolina Becomes 29th State With Constitutional Carry; Why Are Courts Ignoring The Supreme Court? : Gun Talk Radio | 03.10.24 Hour 1

In This Hour: -- This weeks marks 29 years on the air for Gun Talk Radio.  Alan Gottlieb, founder of the Second Amendment Foundation, was there at the beginning, and he talks about the changes in  the gun rights fight in almost 30 years. -- Louisiana and South Carolina become states number 28 and 29 to remove restrictions on lawful adults carrying guns for personal protection. -- The battle between lower courts and the U.S. Supreme Court on gun rights cases, and what SCOTUS will do about it.  Constitutional Attorney Mark Smith runs down a few of the options.  -- Tom Gresham's Gun Talk  03.10.24 Hour 1

43m
Mar 10
Making Better Shooters; Real Experience From Top Gun Schools; Can You Learn To Shoot From Video Games?: Gun Talk Radio | 03.10.24 Hour 2

In This Hour: -- Why take serious firearms training, and what can you get from it.  Phil Strader runs down what's available at the Sig Sauer Academy. --  Range report from Range Ready Studios.  When the instructor makes you want to shoot better ... for him --  Learning to shoot through video games. Tom Gresham's Gun Talk  03.10.24  Hour 2

44m
Mar 10
The Rush To Double Stack 1911 Pistols; Is The .22 A Self Defense Round?; Best Home Defense Gun: Gun Talk Radio | 03.10.24 Hour 3

In This Hour: -- Suddenly everyone seems to be talking about double stack 1911 pistols.  Buck Pierson, from Staccato, explains the advantages of this popular platform. --  The case for a .22 rimfire rifle for self defense. --  What's the best home defense gun?  Pistol, rifle, or shotgun? Tom Gresham's Gun Talk  03.10.24  Hour 3

43m
Mar 10
A Revolver Shoots Twice With Each Trigger Pull; Should She Become A Gun Trainer?; The Winchester Model 70 "Pre-64" Turns 60: Gun Talk Radio | 03.10.24 After Show

In This Hour: --  A goofy revolver fires two shots at once, and one bullet tumbles. Is this a gun to keep? --  Tom watches his friend's marked improvement in shooting, and Jim thinks she should become an instructor. --  The Winchester Model 70 "Pre-64" cult, versus the quality of today's rifles. Tom Gresham's Gun Talk 03.10.24 After Show

28m
Mar 10
Air Rifle Fun, ‘Takin’ Bacon’ & More | Gun Talk Nation

Our good friend Roy Hill of Swanson Russell joins Gun Talk Nation’s Ryan Gresham for this episode. Roy and Ryan are discussing Roy’s history as a longtime Gun Talk Radio listener, his background as an air rifle coach, his involvement with Special Operations Wounded Warriors (SOWW), the breadth of work that Swanson Russell executes and much more. Learn more about Swanson Russell: https://www.swansonrussell.com/ Learn more about Special Operations Wounded Warriors: https://sowwcharity.com/ This Gun Talk Nation is brought to you by Rossi, Crimson Trace, Ruger, SDS Imports and Range Ready. Copyright ©2024 Freefire Media, LLC Gun Talk Nation 03.05.24

43m
Mar 05
Are Lasers Still Useful?; Shoot Without Fear; New Shooting Glasses Improved Scores: Gun Talk Radio | 03.03.24 Hour 1

In This Hour: -- Are lasers still useful on defensive pistols?  Chris Cerino, from Range Ready Studios, tells why he still likes them and announces a new class built around lasers on firearms. --  A Range Report on prescription shooting glasses and how they improve shooting. -- The mental aspect of shooting.  "Shoot Without Fear" is about concentration. Tom Gresham's Gun Talk  03.03.24  Hour 1

43m
Mar 03