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How Guns Work: the Firing Sequence

How Guns Work: the Firing Sequence

What happens inside the gun determines what happens outside of it.
How to Safely Reholster Your Handgun

How to Safely Reholster Your Handgun

“Be very, very careful when you holster a firearm.”
7 Things to Know About Your First Time at the Range

7 Things to Know About Your First Time at the Range

It won’t be quite like the movies…it’ll be better.
How to Point Your Gun In a Safe Direction

How to Point Your Gun In a Safe Direction

Rule #2...Never let your muzzle cover anything that you are not willing to destroy.
Top 4 Tips to Tame Recoil

Top 4 Tips to Tame Recoil

You can learn to control it and shoot better...even with hard-kicking guns.
10 Ways to Help Teach Safe Gun Handling

10 Ways to Help Teach Safe Gun Handling

Taking a new shooter under your wing is a noble undertaking. Here's how to do...
Family Defense Strategies: Talking to Kids

Family Defense Strategies: Talking to Kids

Include your entire family, including the youngest members, in your plan.
How to Break In a Gun Barrel

How to Break In a Gun Barrel

Yes, even the best rifled barrels need a break-in.
How to Carry a Handgun Afield

How to Carry a Handgun Afield

How to have peace of mind outdoors...without having your piece always on your mind.
Basics of Shooting: Breath Control

Basics of Shooting: Breath Control

Keeping your shots steady can be as natural as breathing...or not.
How to Choose a Gun Safe

How to Choose a Gun Safe

Whether to lower insurance premiums, make your home safer or to protect your investment, here...

Video: How to Grip a Pistol

A 12-time NRA Pistol champ explains the "Zins Grip."

Video: How to Fit A Shotgun

Need help getting your shotgun fitted? You've come to the right place.
Safety First: Basics of Pistol Shooting

Safety First: Basics of Pistol Shooting

To have that lifetime of fun with firearms, you FIRST must ALWAYS follow the NRA’s...
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