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5 Reasons You Want a Lever Gun (Even if You Don't Know it Yet)

The lever-action rifle is experiencing a renaissance. Here's why you want in on it!

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

What you need to know about cartridge pressure.

The .25 Automatic: Why?

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

Manual Safeties On Carry Guns: Pro Vs. Con

Should your CCW firearm have a manual safety? We examine the pros and cons.

Armed Self-Defense: Reality vs. Fantasy

Plans for an armed-self defense situation are nice. Realistic plans are even nicer.

A Youth's Perspective on the Second Amendment

What do the teens of today think about the Right to Keep and Bear Arms?...

3 Things Gun Students Do (That Drive Instructors Nuts)

Here's how to avoid wasting everyone's time (and your money) when you're getting your gun...

6 Survival Items You Should Carry Every Day (Only 1 is a Gun)

Here's our basic everyday carry list for beginners.

Reviewed: Taurus Gx4 Semi-Auto CCW Pistol

Easy to shoot, easy to carry and easy to afford ... this might just be...

Should You Carry Your Gun With an Empty Chamber?

Once upon a time, that's how it was done. But now...?

5 Things I Learned at Gunsite Academy

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

Family Home Defense

Home defense is more than confronting a bad guy. It is a comprehensive plan for...

5 Best New Optics-Ready Micro 9mm Pistols for Concealed Carry

Optimized for CCW, these micro 9mm handguns all offer a 10-round capacity (or more)!

4 Movie Moments That Make Gun Owners LOL

Some firearms misconceptions that make us yell at the screen every time we see ‘em.

The Great Ammo Debate: Small & Fast vs. Big & Slow

Sheriff Jim explains what all the fuss is about, and what it means for your...

Make a Plan for Home Invasions

There's a violent crime every 27.1 seconds, a robbery every 1.5 minutes and a burglary...

How Do Guns Work? Revolver Trigger Types

SA, DA/SA, DAO...we translate the acronyms into English.

New For 2021: 3 Henry Lever-Action Hunting Rifles

Twenty-first century innovations for a 19th-century platform equals all-day hunting fun!

Reviewed: Heritage Barkeep Revolver

Get ready for your new favorite budget revolver...and some bartender jokes!

Self-Defense Revolvers FAQ

Here are the top four wheelgun wanna-knows from our readers.
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