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How Guns Work: the Firing Sequence

What happens inside the gun determines what happens outside of it.

Ammunition Science: Blackpowder vs. Modern Cartridges

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

Gun Manufacturing: Secrets of MIM

What is Metal Injection Molding, and how does it relate to firearms?

How Are Gun Barrels Enhanced? (Pt. 2)

Diving into the nitty-gritty of how guns are made...and how they're made well.

How to Break In a Gun Barrel

Yes, even the best rifled barrels need a break-in.

What Is the Best Gun Barrel Material?

Because not all metals are created equal...

What Makes Some Barrels More Accurate Than Others?

There are many factors that determine rifle barrel accuracy.

How Are Shotgun Barrels Different From Rifle Barrels?

Other than the lack of rifling, that is...

What is Rifling Twist Rate?

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

All About Gunstocks: Terms Defined

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

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