Ballistics Basics: Initial Bullet Speed

Although gravity and wind are the main influences on a bullet’s path, there are certainly some other factors to consider as well. One of these is the initial bullet speed.

Gun Review: Coonan Classic And Compact .357 Magnum 1911s

The Coonan Classic and Compact 1911s chambered in .357 Magnum are powerful defensive handguns that can be surprisingly concealable.
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Handgun Training: Why Nothing Beats A .22!

The .22 handgun is useful for many chores, but perhaps most important is marksmanship training.
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Ammo: The Evolution Of The .45 ACP

The U.S. has had a love of the .45-caliber cartridge for many years. Nowhere is this more apparent than in the enduring popularity of the .45 ACP.

Gear Review: MBX Extreme Basepad Extension And Inter-Loc System

MBX Extreme’s Basepad Extension and Inter-Loc System offer speed and stability for all genres of shooting.

New Gun: CMMG Mk4 In 22 Nosler

CMMG is the latest to embrace the scorching 22 Nosler, releasing four models of its popular Mk4 line chambered for the cartridge.

4 Tips To Improve Tactical Shotgun Skills

To gain the full tactical advantage a shotgun offers in a self-defense situation, it takes a strategic game plan. These four tips will help boost your tactical shotgun skills.

How To Upgrade Your Muzzleloader’s Open Sights

Using Brownells parts, we show you how to extend the range of your muzzleloader with open sights.

How To Care For And Upgrade AR Springs

One of the more overlooked components of the AR, properly functioning springs are vital to the platform’s performance.

7 Pocket Holsters For Easy Everyday Carry

Here are several pocket holsters that simplify carrying a self-defense gun and keep it at the ready.

Video: SIG Sauer’s Flexible New MCX Virtus

The MCX Virtus is the new upgraded version of SIG Sauer's innovative modular firearm, offering shooters a more robust and flexible platform, ready to tackle any situation.

Tips For Reloading The .300 Norma Magnum

Is the relatively new .300 Norma Magnum a true heavyweight contender, and what can handloaders do with it?




Six Classic Must-Have Centerfire Semi-Auto Pistol Designs

The development of the semi-auto pistol has been marked with some icons that stir the imagination of any true firearms nut. Here are six of these absolute classics.