Are small-bore air rifles the new .22LRs? No way. But — their accuracy and velocity capabilities make them a viable option for small game hunting and light range work.

Gamo Swarm Magnum Takes Air Rifle Reloading Up A Notch

A repeating air rifle with velocity to spare, the Gamo Swarm Magnum brings air power to the hunt.
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Ruger Takes AR-556 Pistol .300 Blackout

The recently expanded AR-556 Pistol family expands with a .300 Blackout offering.
These two .300 Winchester Magnum loads have bullets with identical sectional densities. However, their construction and terminal performance vary greatly.

Is Sectional Density A Good Measure Of A Bullet’s Penetration Potential?

Despite common wisdom, there are some major nuances to the idea sectional density predicts how deep a bullet penetrates.
For its first several years, the Single Six had what was known as a “flat loading gate” on the side of the receiver.

Classic Guns: Old Model Ruger Single Six

A gun inspired by the classic Western TV shows of the 1950s that were dominating the family room of nearly every home in America, the Single Six has gone on to become the stuff of legend.
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Ruger’s SR1911 Competition Now Chambered in .45 ACP

Following up on the inaugural 9mm version, Ruger releases the SR1911 Competition in .45 ACP.
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Ammo Brief: The Rise Of The .223 Remington

Walking hand-in-hand with the development of the AR-15, the .223 Remington has gone on to become among the most popular centerfire rifle cartridges of all time.
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Springfield SAINT Victor: The AR-15 Born Again Hard

Refining an already solid system, Springfield Armory produces and immaculate carbine with the SAINT Victor.
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Holster: Galco’s Synthetic QuickTuk Cloud IWB

Turning to purely synthetic materials, Galco shoots for comfort with its deep carry QuickTuk Cloud IWB holster.
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Video: Perfecting A Proper Handgun Grip

Among the most important fundamentals, a proper handgun grip ensures you'll put rounds on target.
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Birdshot For Home Defense: Too Much, Too Little Or Just Right?

Does birdshot prove the stopping power you need without concerns of over penetration? We test to find out.
The remnants of the author’s varying loads for his .308 Winchester. Sometimes, less is more — and more can be too much.

How Much Is Too Much When It Comes To Handloading?

Handloading is all about creating personalized options, but going overboard can get messy.
Yes, the 9mm Luger shoots a smaller caliber and lighter bullet than the .45 Auto. However, it shoots it much faster, with much less recoil, and 9mm handguns have a higher capacity. Between these two, shot placement and bullet performance will matter more.

.45 ACP vs 9mm: Which Is Better?

The more than century-old debate of .45ACP vs 9mm rages on. But in the end does one cartridge really outperform the other?
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Optics: KILO3000BDX Rangefinding Binoculars

Capable of ranging at extreme distances and linkable to a smart device, Sig's KILO3000BDX Rangefinding Binoculars are set to take your shooting to the next level.
Notice the luminescence of the new XS Sights’ DXT2 Big Dot front sight in well-lit conditions.

Enhancing Your Defensive Pistol With DXT2 Big Dot Night Sights

There's no missing the XS Sights DXT2 Big Dot Night Sights, which is a good thing when it comes to fast target acquisition.
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