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Back to Basics: AR-15 101

If you, like many Americans, have decided to exercise your Second Amendment rights by purchasing one or more of the many AR-15s on the market, you are in for a treat. But if you are new to this system, there are a few things you should know.

Back to Basics: Modern Rifle Optics

Today’s riflescope is tougher, more precise with its elevation and windage adjustments, and has much clearer optics.

Back to Basics: Choosing the Best Buttstock

In order to accurately deliver a shot from a rifle that the buttstock fit the shooter, and make the delivery of that shot as effortless as possible.

Back to Basics: Keeping Your Rimfire Running

Whether you are a plinker, a small-game hunter or sophisticated target shooter, keeping your firearm running is a top priority—or it should be. Here are a few tips on keeping your rimfire gun running.

Back to Basics: Shooting Support

Today we have dozens of aftermarket devices designed purportedly to help a shooter hold his or her gun steadily.

Back to Basics: 10 Handloading No-Nos

Avoid these bad practices and your handloads will be more accurate, more reliable and a whole lot safer.

Back to Basics: Get a Grip … On Your Handgun

Rifle and shotgun fit are talked about a lot, but handgun fit is largely ignored.

Back to Basics: Rifle Triggers

Having a clear definition of a trigger is critical in the understanding of how it works.

Back to Basics: Pistol Bullets

There has been a tremendous amount of research and testing in handgun bullets, especially during the last 30 to 40 years. However, that box of expensive hollow points may not always be the best choice.

Back to Basics: Silencers

Silencers—or sounds suppressors—are available for all types of firearms, from rimfires to center-fires to even shotguns and a muzzleloader. Learn the basics here.

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