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4 Tips To Choose a Defensive Handgun

The brass tacks of what can be a complex choice.

Home Defense: Pistols vs. Shotguns vs. Rifles

Each has pros and cons; the question for you is what is best for your...

Savage Arms Debuts 9mm Microcompact Pistol, the Stance!

Savage saved the best for last in 2021 with their groundbreaking new handgun.

What Is the Best Gun Barrel Material?

Because not all metals are created equal...

Video: How to Grip a Pistol

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

Hornady's RAPiD Handgun Safe for Cars: Concealed Carry On the Go

Concealed carry permit holders who CCW on the move, rejoice!

How Red-Dot Sights Help Aging Eyes (& Everyone Else Too)

The rise of the reflex sight is making shooting fun and accurate for beginners and...

Review: Armed Parent/Guardian Family-Defense Course

A family man reviews a defensive handgun course designed for families.

Safety First: Basics of Pistol Shooting

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

Red-Dot-Equipped Handguns for Home Defense

Simple and intuitive—what's not to love?

4 Gun History Facts to Blow Your Mind

Black widow spiders, windmills and laughing gas...it's all part of gun history.

Gun Safety: How Passive Safety Systems Work

Here's the skinny about how passive safety systems work.

Throwback Thursday: Colt's Peacemaker

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

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

What you need to know about cartridge pressure.

Guns 101: Rifles, Shotguns and Pistols

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

5 Ways Your Target Can Help You Improve Your Shooting

Here's how to speak "Target," and translate it into "Bullseye."

Do You Have to Break-In a New Defensive Handgun?

Answer: Depends on if you don't mind a few "surprises" down the line...

5 Things to Know About Stock Fit

Stock fit can and does significantly affect your performance.

Rising Shooting Stars: Abby Jackley

Ambitious and wise beyond her years, Abby Jackley begins her shooting career.

Video Review: Ruger MAX-9

Microcompact for ultimate concealability, but with a surprising ammo capacity!
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