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Check Out Our Latest Used Guns

For pricing and availability, please call our store (847) 428-4867 and ask about Used Guns.

Log # Manufacturer Model Barrel Length Caliber/Gauge Type Of Action
202325 BERETTA PX4 STORM 3 9MM Pistol
202156 GLOCK 22 4.5 .40 S&W Pistol
202262 H&K P30 3.75 9MM Pistol
202206 KAHR CM9 3 9MM Pistol
202211 PARA ORDNANCE P14-45 5 .45 ACP Pistol
202215 SIG SAUER P225 4 9MM Pistol
202394 SMITH & WESSON M&P 9 4.25 9MM Pistol
202198 SPRINGFIELD XDM 3.5 .45 ACP Pistol
202205 SPRINGFIELD XDM 4.5 9 MM Pistol
202240 SPRINGFIELD XDS 3.3 .45 ACP Pistol
202145 TANFOGLIO WITNESS HUNTER 6 10MM Pistol
202217 RUGER NEW MODEL SINGLE SIX 6 .22 LR Pistol
202210 SMITH & WESSON 638-3 AIRWEIGHT 1.8 .38 S&W Revolver
202184 SMITH & WESSON 642 AIRWEIGHT 1.75 .38 SPL Revolver
202242 BUSHMASTER CARBON 15 16 5.56MM Rifle
202213 COLT CAR-A3 HBAR ELITE 24 5.56MM Rifle
202319 MOSSBERG 817 20 .17 HMR Rifle
202197 REMINGTON 700 700 26 7MM REM MAG Rifle
202139 STEVENS 53C 24 .22 S/L/LR Rifle
202199 REMINGTON 11-87 26 12 GA Shotgun

Check Out Our Latest Used Guns

For pricing and availability, please call our store (847) 428-4867 and ask about Used Guns.

Log # Manufacturer Model Barrel Length Caliber/Gauge Type Of Action
202060 BERETTA PX4 STORM 4 .45 ACP Pistol
201898 SMITH & WESSON M&P 45 4 .45 ACP Pistol
202056 SPRINGFIELD XD45 4 .45 ACP Pistol
202011 SPRINGFIELD XD-9 SUB COMPACT 3 9 MM Pistol
201950 SPRINGFIELD XDM 4.5 .45 ACP Pistol
202027 WALTHER PK380 3.5 .380 ACP Pistol
202010 WALTHER PPQ 4 .40 S&W Pistol
201980 DS ARMS ZM4 16 5.56MM Rifle
202055 SMITH AND WESSON M&P 15 16 5.56MM Rifle
202062 BENELLl SUPER BLACK EAGLE II (Left Handed) 28 12 GA Shotgun
201989 BROWNING Superposed 30 12 GA Shotgun
201899 REMINGTON 870 EXPRESS SLUG 24 12 GA Shotgun

Check Out Our Latest Used Guns

For pricing and availability, please call our store (847) 428-4867 and ask about Used Guns.

Log # Manufacturer Model Barrel Length Caliber/Gauge Type Of Action
201726 KIMBER SUPER CARRY PRO 4 .45 ACP Pistol
201733 SIG SAUER P220SAS 4 .45 ACP Pistol
201734 SIG SAUER P320 3.5 .45 ACP Pistol
201747 SMITH & WESSON 39-2 4 9MM Pistol
201582 SMITH & WESSON BODYGUARD 2.6 380 ACP Pistol
201653 SPRINGFIELD 1911 RANGE OFFICER 4 .45 ACP Pistol
201738 SMITH & WESSON 57-6 6 .41 MAG Revolver
201746 COLT CARBINE 16 5.56MM Rifle
201656 MARLIN 80-DL 24 .22 S-L-LR Rifle
201625 REMINGTON SPORTSMAN 12 27 12 GA Shotgun

See Our Latest Used Guns

For pricing and availability, please call our store (847) 428-4867 and ask about Used Guns.

Log # Manufacturer Model Barrel Length Caliber/Gauge Action
201445 WALTHER PPQ 4.0″ .40 S&W Pistol
201415 ATI ATI-15 16.0″ 5.56MM Rifle
201451 SAVAGE GE AXIS 23.0″ .223 REM Rifle
201374 ITHACA 37 30.0″ 12 GA Shotgun
201452 WINCHESTER SXP 18.0″ 12 GA Shotgun

Check Out Our Latest Used Guns

For pricing and availability, please call our store (847) 428-4867 and ask about Used Guns.

Log # Manufacturer Model Barrel Length Caliber/Gauge Action
201207 COLT GOLD CUP TROPHY 5″ .45 ACP Pistol
200846 SMITH & WESSON 22A-1 5.5″ .22 LR Pistol
201116 SPRINGFIELD XD-40 3.75″ .40 S&W Pistol
201045 STOEGER COUGAR 8000 F 3.5″ 9 MM Pistol
201052 RUGER SINGLE SIX 5″ .22 LR / .22 WMRF Revolver
200890 ARMALITE AR-10T 20″ 7.62 MM Rifle
201202 WINCHESTER 94 20″ .30-30 WIN Rifle
200951 FIREARMS IMPORT AND EXPORT CORP. SINGLE SHOT 28″ 12 GA Shotgun
200892 WINCHESTER 1300 29″ 12 GA Shotgun

No Repairs for Hi-Point Pistols

GAT GUNS will not accept repairs for Hi-Point pistols. Illinois “melt point” laws prohibit delivery of some handguns to individuals. As a result, Hi-Point Firearms and MKS Supply will no longer be accepting warranty repair Hi-Point Firearms handguns from individuals or FFLs residing in Illinois due to the fact that we would not be able to return such to the customers, irrespectively of whether they originally purchased out-of-state, etc.

These pistols have major components made of “pot metal”, also known as Zamak, or white metal which is a zinc alloy that has a low melting point. These guns are not available for sale in Illinois and cannot be transferred to residents of Illinois through a FFL transfer or a returning repair.

This does not apply to Hi-Point carbines.

Shooting a Revolver

Learning to hold a revolver correctly can prevent a serious injury.

I see a lot of people who are not familiar with revolvers holding them incorrectly when handling them at the sales counter.  When holding a revolver, you must keep all parts of your body behind the front of the cylinder.  This photo, taken with a high speed camera, shows firing a Smith & Wesson 686 6″barrel .357 Magnum.  Note the flames on either side of the cylinder are over about 10 inches long.

Massad Ayoob’s Five Key Things to do Following a Shooting

Massad Ayoob is one of the leading experts in the US on defensive shooting.  He has written countless articles and books on the subject and has trained both civilians and law enforcement on the subject.  Here are his five key things you should do if you are involved in a defensive shooting.

1. Establish the reason you shot the perpetrator (active dynamics of the shooting).
2. Inform the police that you will file a complaint against the perpetrator (this serves to reinforce the active dynamics stated in #1.).
3. Point out evidence to the police, but don’t touch the evidence.
4. Point out any witnesses and those that might have seen the incident (if they have left the scene then provide descriptions to the police so they can seek them).
5. Inform the police you have been through a very traumatic event and that you intend to fully cooperate with the investigation once you have spoken with your attorney.  At this point, stop talking until you are represented by an attorney!

Concealed Carry

What is the best gun for concealed carry?

I get this question a lot! The answer is different for everyone.  How are you going to carry it, belt holster, inside the waistband, pocket holster, or off body carry (fanny pack, shoulder bag, etc.)?

Belt holster and off body carry are going to be the most comfortable. You will also be able to more readily carry a larger firearm , more ammo and accessories. The downside is that this type of carry system will be the hardest to hide or the hardest to access (off body carry).

Inside the waistband (IWB) will be the easiest to conceal because the holster and part of the gun will be hidden inside your pants. Depending on your body type and height IWB usually means you carry a smaller firearm as well. IWBs may also lead to wardrobe changes, slightly larger pants, untucked shirts…..that kind of thing. Remember concealed carry guns are comforting not comfortable!

The good news is now that it will be legal the world is your oyster! You ultimately will need more than one gun and carry system. Nothing is perfect and your carry will be constantly changing and evolving. GAT Guns will be here to ease the evolution with the newest products and the most concealed carry knowledge in the Midwest!

Carry on!

– Andy Sweeney

Andy has been on staff at GAT for over 3 years and is an accomplished practical pistol competitor. Also, while living in Virginia, concealed and carried daily for over 10 years.

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