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Can Ammunition "Go Bad"?

Does ammo have a shelf life--and if so, should the average gun owner worry?

Avoiding Dangerous Cartridge/Chamber Combinations

The skinny on why it's so important to only use the correct ammunition for your...

+P Ammunition: What Higher-Pressure Ammo Means to You

What you need to know about cartridge pressure.

3 Ways to Perfect Your Marksmanship Without Ammunition

No time for the range? No worries! You can practice safely at home.

Throwback Thursday: Colt's Peacemaker

This legendary firearm is practically a member of the author's family.

The .25 Automatic: Why?

This tiny cartridge has been the butt of jokes for decades. Does it deserve them?

Guns 101: Rifles, Shotguns and Pistols

Everything you wanted to know, but were too afraid to ask.

8 Gun Safety Rules You May Not Have Heard Of

Gun safety goes well beyond the "Big Three."

Can You Use a .22LR For Self-Defense?

It's the easiest cartridge to shoot, but does it have enough stopping power?

5 Things You Must Know About Detachable Magazines

Mags are the unsung heroes of proper firearm function.

Basics of Hunter Safety

Safety in the hunting fields is your responsibility.

What You Need to Know About .300 Blackout

From the original design history, to the differences between subsonic and supersonic bullets.

4 Things to Know About the Basics of Reloading

Save money and have fun with this do-it-yourself hobby that lets you be in charge...

Can You Hunt Varmints With Handguns?

Spring is on its way...and so are the varmints.

How Do Guns Work? Self-Loading Mechanisms

We break down how semi-automatics work.

10 Advanced Handgun-Training Terms You Should Know

You'll hear these in the classroom and on the range, so it's good to know...

How Do Guns Work? Lever-Actions

A classic American design, explained.

How Do Guns Work? Single-Shot Mechanisms

For many people, a single-shot gun is their first gun. Here's how they work.

Buying Guns From Pawn Shops

So a man goes into a pawnshop …
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