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From Our CS Team – How To Buy A Handgun

  By Vic Laboy With interest in the firearms industry at an all-time high, gun shops and ranges have experienced an influx of buyers from all around. Ranging from first-time buyers, to those with a greater skillset, it has become easier to make a selection with a wide array of …

Glock 26 Generation 5 Subcompact Pistol Review

  By Trampas Swanson It’s no secret that I have been a long-time fan of the Glock family of firearms. Through carrying various Glocks daily throughout my life for work and personal endeavors, that has only grown stronger. As I studied into the night as a young college student, Glock …

Galco Triton Kydex IWB Holster: A Product Review for Women

  By Linda M. Gilbertson When women are considering concealed carry at the waist, the most important discussion for them is the convenience and the comfort of the methods available. Many will select off-body carry because what is available to women for comfortable on-body carry is limited. This limitation …

Leica Magnus 2.4-16×56 i Review

  By Kip Staton From what I can see, many of the recent innovations in rifle optics have largely steered clear of the hunting market. These past few years have seen things like advanced reticles, amazing zoom rations and mil-based systems largely taking over the long range tactical/practical market segments. …

Remington 870 Shotgun – Review Of A Classic

  By Trampas Swanson With all the talk about gun control, terrorism and home defense going on in the world media today, now more than ever, people are taking a stand for their own protection. With that being said, I thought it was time to take a look at one …

How Do We Shoot? (Really, How Do We Hit) – Part 2

  Continued from: How Do We Shoot (Really, How Do We Hit) – Part 1. By Seth Nadel The Critical Importance of Grip When I started shooting back in the dark ages, everyone “knew” that semi-automatic guns, both rifles and pistols, were not accurate unless refined by an (expensive) Master …

How Do We Shoot? (Really, How Do We Hit)

  By Seth R. Nadel We all need to think about the actual process of shooting – how does a human manage to hold a mechanical device, a rifle, pistol, or shotgun, and arrange to deliver a projectile or projectiles at a distance with some degree of accuracy? I’ll primarily …


  By Tony Martins In Part 1 of Best Of SHOT 2018 – Hunting, we reviewed some of the best new hunting implements and projectiles that I ran across on the exhibit floor at the 2018 SHOT Show. In Part 2, we take a look at hunting gear and accessories …

SHOT Show 2018: Best of the Best

  By Trampas Swanson Over the past few weeks, has posted some fantastic views and commentary from the recent industry-only annual trade show in Las Vegas, NV aptly titled, SHOT SHOW 2018. These daily posts covered tons of new products coming for this fiscal year but can hardly capture …