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Armed Self-Defense: What is Cover?

"Get to cover," they say. But what do they mean?

Traveling With Guns? Get the 2020 Traveler's Guide to the Firearm Laws of the Fifty States

Don't let a routine check stop turn your travel plans into a legal nightmare.

Gun Manufacturing: Browning vs. Bluing

Here's the nitty-gritty on an essential process that protects your gun.

How to Use a Field Shotgun For Home Defense

Can Grandpa's old Skeet gun be used for self-defense? Yes, and here's how!

How To Tell When Your Child is Ready To Learn About Guns

It all depends on you and your child, but here are some hints to guide...

Female Shooters On: Semi-Autos vs. Revolvers

It's an age-old question. We polled some prominent shooters to get their thoughts.

All About Gunstocks: Terms Defined

You know gun fit matters, but how do you describe it?

Why Shotgun Training is Critical

Gunsite Instructor Il Ling New explains why you should ignore the many myths about self-defense...

Long-Range Shooting Tips

When it comes to taking a long shot, how long is too long?

How to Choose a Child's First Shotgun

When it comes to picking a first shotgun for your child, seek advice now to...

Gun Optics: What Are Aberrations?

When people talk about "aberrations" in relation to gun optics, here's what they mean.

5 Things I Learned at Gunsite Academy

Tips, tricks and need-to-knows for those who'd like to visit this legendary shooting school.

4 Weird Things People Ask Women Who Carry Guns (and How to Answer)

The key to success is to keep your initial reaction on the inside.

Instructor Said What? 10 Defensive Shooting Terms, Explained

Here's the lingo that will help you absorb the most from your training.

5 Need-To-Know Trigger Terms To Help You Shoot Better

Okay, what's "trigger creep"? And "take-up"? We explain those terms you keep reading in gun...

Must Read! Traveler’s Guide to the Firearm Laws of the Fifty States 2019 Edition

American gun laws are a confusing mishmash. Here's the lowdown.

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...

Ammunition Safety: Wildcat Cartridges

What you need to know about this safety issue.
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