Finding a quality hunting rifle can sometimes be a challenge for more diminutive shooters. Compared to full size rifles, guns with reduced dimensions are relatively few and far between. This can make it difficult in finding a reliable gun with a good fit for a new shooter whose first experience – good or bad – […]
When Smith & Wesson’s parent company, American Outdoor Brands (AOB), acquired Crimson Trace, I suspected that would be a great diversification move for them. However, I also suspected we might see closer collaboration between the sister companies. As I guessed, some of the early partnerships are starting to come to market. One of the first is the […]
One of the enduring designs from Sturm, Ruger & Co. is its Standard, or Mark x, line of rimfire pistols. Having a profile similar to the famous Luger pistol, the classic .22 LR handgun has been shot by millions of Americans over the course of its production life. The first of these blowback pistols hit the market […]
LWRC International is known by many shooters as a company that makes short stroke piston system AR rifle variants. However, the company also makes guns that use a direct impingement (DI) system. These DI rifles have been chambered for the 5.56 NATO cartridge. Now, however, the company is making a DI gun that is chambered for […]
While considered by some to be an inferior sporting caliber, the 7.62×39 cartridge is actually a respectable round in terms of both terminal effectiveness and relative accuracy. Many people have drawn comparisons between it and the .30-30 Win: a round that has both defended homesteads and put a lot of meat on the table. While […]
<p>The Smith & Wesson SD9 is inexpensive, but that doesn't mean it is cheap. In fact, it makes for a pretty good personal protection tool.</p>
Is the Glock 19 the world's perfect fighting handgun? Detractors would say no. Proponents might say yes. No matter: on balance it IS a well designed, easily mastered, extraordinarily popular pistol.
Wilson Combat announced a number of new rifles in 6.5 Creedmoor this year. One of them is an all-purpose gun called the Recon Tactical.
Want a rifle accurate to one mile, delivers more than 1,500 ft-lbs of energy at 1,500 yards and has no more recoil than an AR-10? Let me introduce you to the new Petra from Falkor Defense.