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Springfield Armory’s XD-S Made Even Better

Adding Crimson Trace’s Laserguard Pro and other accessories to a Springfield XD-S makes a good gun great.
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Gun Review: NULA Model 28 is King of the Mountain Rifles

Tailored to fit its user and boasting cutting-edge materials, the NULA Model 28 is at the summit of lightweight rifle designs.
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How Greatly Does A Ported Barrel Reduce Recoil?

Ports have been around for some time now, but they have become increasingly popular as a factory-installed option. Just how effective is a ported...
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Gun Review: The Mauser Brothers and the Model 98

The Mauser Model 98 is a true classic when it comes to bolt-action rifles. And with the company return to this iconic design it is again turning out a highly engineered gem.
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How-To: Handloading Tips for the AR-15

Handloading for the AR-15 isn't much different than for other rifles. But given it is a semi-automatic, there are some special considerations that must be taken into account when putting together a round.
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Review: Republic Forge Defiant Lightweight

The Republic Forge Defiant Lightweight 1911 is an elegant gun that’s big on power and small on size.
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Review: Legendary Arms Works Professional Rifle

One hunter took the Legendary Arms Works Professional rifle on an African safari to see how it performed. The results speak for themselves.
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Review: The Discreet Ruger SR-556 Takedown

With the ability to easily breakdown into easily concealed components, the Ruger SR-556 Takedown might be the ultimate knapsack AR.
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Federal Premium Expands 28-Gauge Shell Offerings

Upland hunters have a few more choices when it comes to how they feed their 28-gauge, with Federal Premium adding three new shells for the minimalist bore.
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How-To: Slinging Together Suppressor-Ready Handloads

Other than certain rounds specifically designed to work in conjunction with a suppressor, handloading for a gun outfitted with a can can be challenging… but not impossible.
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Gallery: Hot New AR Optics To Add Functionality To Your Rifle

Get the most out of your black rifle with these excellent new AR optics, many purposefully built for America’s favorite rifle.
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Review: SIG Sauer’s Optics-Equipped P226 RX

SIG Sauer’s P226 RX mates the excellent Romeo 1 red dot to the manufacturer’s classic defensive handgun.
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Concealed Carry: The Secret to Effective Reload Practice

Practice makes perfect, unless it's the wrong kind of practice. And from a standpoint of prepping for defensive handgun use, dry reload practice might be more of a hindrance than help.
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Ruger Releases Race-Ready SP101 Match Champion

Optimized and race ready, Ruger's new SP101 Match should hit the target with competitive wheelgun shooters.
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Ammo Review: HPR Ammunition On Target

A relatively new ammunition maker, HPR has shaken up the shooting world producing affordable high-quality ammo to send down range.
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Tips: Lethality and Concealed Carry Handguns

Getting a grasp on where an assailant must be shot to neutralize a threat and the power needed from a concealed carry handgun to do so goes a long way in making informed choices when going armed.
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How To: Handloading the .375 H&H Magnum

An eminently flexible cartridge, the .375 H&H Magnum is suitable for a wide array of species.
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Gun Review: IWI US Jericho 941 Pistol

The 3.8-inch barreled Jericho 941 from IWI US is a rugged little pistol that's perfect for tactical and concealed carry applications.
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Review: Smith & Wesson SW22 Victory

Everyone wins with Smith & Wesson’s groundbreaking rimfire pistol, the SW22 Victory.
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Gun Debate: 3 Must-Have Apocalypse Guns

There comes a time in every gun writer’s career when he must consider the end of the world as we know it and the apocalypse guns required to survive.

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