Firearm Sales Remain Strong, Defying Economic Trends
At least one million citizens purchased a firearm in February, the 43rd month in a row it has broken the six-figure mark. The number represents a low estimate, too, reflecting only those transactions that resulted in processing of the buyer’s name through the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS) and subsequent approval as a lawful purchaser.
New 4473 Released By BATFE
A new Form 4473 released by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (BATFE) in early December includes a variety of changes on the portion completed by the FFL.
Review: Savage Arms Stance
With one of its newest offerings, the Stance pistol, Savage recalls its past and proves that its name is not only synonymous with accurate, cost-effective bolt-action rifles.
2022 Gun Sales Heading For Third-Place Finish
For the past 37 months, more than 1 million firearm purchases have resulted in a NICS check, although published volume figures are likely underestimates, positioning 2022 as the third-highest year overall.
Survey Indicates Millions Of New Gun Owners, Changing Demographics
Based off of data from the FBI’s National Instant Background Check System, the National Shooting Sports Foundation estimates that there were 14 million new firearm owners who made their first purchase over the past two years.
Blackhawk Launches 'Your Right 2 Protect' Initiative
Blackhawk is targeting new gun owners with its "Your Right 2 Protect" outreach program that provides education and technique tips.
S&W Sales Up, CEO Claims 'New Normal'
Smith & Wesson's quarterly reports were up more than 100 percent, leading CEO Mark Smith to claim that they're seeing a "new normal."
Mastering the Handgun: A Tried-and-True Method
With the incredible number of firearms and accessories available, it can seem easy to buy your way to proficiency. However, Wiley Clapp says there's a tried-and-true method.
2020 Gun Sales Exceed 2019 Numbers
As of Sept. 1, more guns had been sold in 2020 than in the entirety of 2019.
The NRA: Your Resource for Firearm Training & Knowledge
When it comes to an all-encompassing resource for firearm training and knowledge, there's only one option: the National Rifle Association.