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Back to Basics: Iron Sights

Let’s take a closer look at these things we call sights and determine the best...

Back to Basics: Rifling

The purpose of rifling is to impart a spin to a projectile as it is...

Back to Basics: Rifle Stocks—Part 2

The second installment of "Rifle Stocks" looks at bedding platforms, materials and finishes.

Five Tips To Improve Your Wingshooting ... On The Cheap

Want to bag more birds or break more clays? The following tips can all be...

Back to Basics: Rifle Stocks—Part 1

This first in a two-part series on rifle stocks focuses on the primary stock components...

Back to Basics: How Semi-Automatic Firearms Work

The semi-automatic firearm is so standard now that many accept it as the way firearms...

Latest Loads: Back To The Basics

With an ever-increasing selection of exotic-design bullets from which to choose, it’s sometimes easy to...

Back to Basics: Understanding Handgun Actions

When it comes to handgun operation, there seems to remain a nearly constant misinterpretation.

Sheriff's Tips: Practice With Either Hand

Once you have begun to get a handle on the basics of defensive handgun shooting,...

Sheriff's Tips: Just Hit the Target

The gun you carry is not nearly as important as your ability to hit the...

Adapting Shooting Positions For Real-World Use

When it comes to using a rifle in the field, hunters and shooters can benefit...

The Truth About The Revenant, Hugh Glass and His Rifle

The powerful, Golden-Globe-winning and Oscar-worthy film is brilliantly acted beautifully photographed, but it misses the...

How To Shoot Big Guns

Recoil is a fact of life—and physics. So, when it comes to larger-caliber rifles, the...

Introducing Seniors to Shooting

Everyone has a right to learn self-defense techniques no matter his or her age.

A Pump Shotgun for Home Defense

When stuff happens at home—like the ubiquitous bump in the night—what is your first move?...

ARES Defense SCR: Legal in All 50 States

The ARES Defense SCR is a semi-automatic rifle that employs many of the virtues of...

Poetry in Motion: Benelli's Ethos

Italy’s Benelli has introduced a svelte, smooth-handling 12 gauge with clean lines, elegant styling, solid...

Bushnell Tactical

Testing optics in a cave? It might seem a little extreme, but actually the conditions...

Support-Hand Shooting

Support-hand shooting is not a fast-draw technique so much as it is a survival technique.

Movement in a Fight

In a fight, your first act should be to move.
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