Sportsman’s Alliance of Maine:

Maine’s largest sportsman’s organization with 8,000 members and a headquarters in Augusta, ME. SAM is considered the leader of Maine’s 300,000 sportsmen. SAM’s staff works at the legislature, state agencies, and other forums on critical issues. SAM was organized in 1975 and is a 501 (c ) 3 non-profit membership organization to promote the conservation of Maine’s wildlife resources and to be an advocate for hunters, anglers, trappers, and gun owners throughout the state. SAM’s members have a real voice and impact on outdoor issues.

Armed Citizens’ Legal Defense Network:

What is the Armed Citizens’ Legal Defense Network’s Mission?

Our mission, indeed, our entire focus is the preparation, education and legal defense of Networkmembers who defend themselves and their families, then face unmeritorious prosecution by thecriminal justice system.Each month we publish interviews, articles and commentary online. Published since 2008, this collection constitutes a substantial educational resource that we make available for your benefit.Edited by Gila Hayes, well-respected author, trainer and freelance gunwriter: Click here

We Believe Education is a Priority!Network members receive a 235-page book plus nine educational videos featuring leadinginstructors and legal experts. Your time commitment is worth every minute.The more knowledge we have the better to protect ourselves and loved ones.

National Rifle Association:

Supporting shooting sports nationwide. Dismayed by the lack of marksmanship shown by their troops, Union veterans Col. William C. Church and Gen. George Wingate formed the National Rifle Association in1871. The primary goal of the association would be to “promote and encourage rifle shooting on a scientific basis,” according to a magazine editorial written by Church. For more NRA history go to the link above.

Aviators Tactical Resource Center – Ray Heyde Laser Training Cartridge/Bullet (LTCB):

Recommended by our gun club members, the LTCB is an efficient training tool: Click here and for a video please: Click here. The product is warrantied and Ray the owner is easy to work with.

American Firearms – Saftey Page:, believes everyone deserves access to unbiased, unintimidating information about firearms.

For more, no scratch that, much more on firearms safety here is an article with reference to more sources that pertain to safe use and safe storage of firearms: