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Savage Beauty—Much more than Skin Deep!

I have been at this “competition shooting thing” a long time. Heck, I have been competing in one shooting sport or another since 1987! So for the most part my gun “collection” revolves around competition-oriented ballistic tools and equipment. ¬†Other than my beloved M1A’s wood stocks, and some neat grip panels on a 1911 or […]

Ruger Recalls Mark IV Rimfire Handguns

Ruger just released a sweeping recall of their popular Mark IV rimfire handguns, including 22/45 models. All of the rimfire pistols manufactured before June 1st, 2017 have the possibility of being affected by this recall. The recall was made after discovering that the safety on these models, when not fully engaged, can fail and cause […]

Switching Calibers in the AR-15

The AR-15 is the Lego of the firearm world. In its original 20″ barrel configuration, the AR-15 was a handy tool for target shooting, predator hunting, small game, and plinking. Shortening the barrel to 16″ created a carbine version that made it more user friendly in tight spaces and reduced weight without sacrificing too much […]

SHOT New Products Spotlight: Ammunition

Guns are great, but they’re just hunks of metal, wood, and plastic without something to shoot out of them. Ammunition is always an interesting category with advances in long range accuracy, defensive stopping power, or a little of both in new hunting loads. With the NSSF SHOT Show entering its second day, let’s take a […]

SHOT New Products Spotlight: Rifles

Its that time of the year again! SHOT Show kicks off today with thousands of vendors showing off their new wares. From updated classics to cutting edge firearms, SHOT Show never fails to excite the industry with flashy new options for gun owners. For the first day, we’ll take a look at the new rifles […]