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Weird (Ammunition) Science: Sabots, Buckshot & Blanks

Here are three less-common types of ammunition...and some very important things to know about them.

Shotshells: Interpreting the Numbers on the Box

The numbers printed on the top flap of shotgun shell boxes are a form of...

The Surprising Story of the Humble Pump-Action Shotgun

Some of what you think you know just isn't so!

Ammunition Science: Blackpowder vs. Modern Cartridges

Much of the technological development in firearms history has actually been devoted to ammo!

SHOT 2020: New Traditions Sidelock Muzzleloaders

Get in touch with an American tradition with Traditions muzzleloaders!

Cowboy Mounted Shooting...What Fun!

It's as close as most of us can get to being a real cowboy.

Throwback Thursday: Brown Bess Musket

It's the gun that won (and lost) the American Revolution.

What is Rifling Twist Rate?

You hear a lot about it...so what does it mean?

Why Muzzleloading Still Rules

This "blast from the past" way to hunt is anything but primitive.

The Secrets of Gunpowder

Because not all propellants are created equally...

Throwback Thursday: Nonhelema's Tale

A warrior woman of the Shawnee who left her mark on history.

Gun Safety: Damascus-Barreled Shotguns

The history and safety concerns of Damascus-barreled shotguns.

Reenactors Walk in the Footsteps of Heroes

Experience first-person history through the fast-growing hobby of military reenacting.

Throwback Thursday: Miniature Guns

One of the most interesting areas of American gun collecting involves miniature firearms, where a...

Weird (Ammunition) Science: Sabots, Buckshot & Blanks

Here are three less-common types of ammunition...and some very important things to know about them.

Shotshells: Interpreting the Numbers on the Box

The numbers printed on the top flap of shotgun shell boxes are a form of...

Ammunition Science: Blackpowder vs. Modern Cartridges

Much of the technological development in firearms history has actually been devoted to ammo!

What is Rifling Twist Rate?

You hear a lot about it...so what does it mean?

Cowboy Mounted Shooting...What Fun!

It's as close as most of us can get to being a real cowboy.
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