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How Do Guns Work? Self-Loading Mechanisms

We break down how semi-automatics work.

Colt's Model 1911: An American Classic

Discover the history of a gun that's stood the test of time.

Throwback Thursday: Guns of 1861

One hundred fifty years ago, the United States was a country rapidly splitting in two,...

9 Best Budget Home-Defense Shotguns

Home defense doesn't have to be expensive; here's proof!

5 Great Survival Guns

Versatility, reliability and adaptability are key here.

8 New CCW Guns Under $500

Now's a great time to get a "steal" on a concealed-carry pistol.

3 Reasons You Need a Rimfire Training Gun

Perfect for beginners and experienced shooters alike.

3 Candidates For Your "One and Done" Gun

Buying your first gun? Need one that can "do it all"? Here are three thoughts.

Smith & Wesson M&P Shield Handguns: Train More for Less

Here's one way to keep those critical shooting skills sharp without breaking the bank.

Get a Grip (Angle, That Is)

The one subtle measurement that can affect a new shooter's success on the range.

Concealed-Carry Round-Up: 10 On-the-Body Holsters

A list of on-body IWB, appendix, pocket holsters and more!

6 Terrible Reasons To Not Carry Concealed

Why do some CCW holders go unarmed? You'll be shocked.

Driving With Guns: How To

Just because you’re hitting the road doesn’t mean your right to self-defense must take a...

Is a 20 Gauge Enough Gun for Turkey Hunting?

You've been told that in order to take a turkey you have to bring the...

NRA Museum's 17th-Century Beretta

This seventeenth-century Italian folding-stock snaphance bears a tapered barrel signed by Giovanni Batt Dafino with...

7 Best New Long Guns for Short People

2018's Shooting, Hunting & Outdoor Trade (SHOT) Show brought a wealth of new guns for...

Help For the New Shooter

What you and a potential new shooter need to know.
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