Hunting Guns


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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.
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7 Classic Revolvers You’ve Got To Have

Boasting one of the most reliable designs, capable of shooting some of the most powerful handgun cartridges, and deadly accurate, the revolver just plain delivers.
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Classic Guns: The Ruger Blackhawk Revolver

In the 1950s, Ruger introduced the venerable Blackhawk revolver, which remains both a desirable collector piece and a popular current-production gun.
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Hunting: The Hard-Hitting .45-Caliber Revolver Cartridges

The .45s are a very versatile group of cartridges, well suited for handgun hunting, ranging from the .45 Colt on the bottom end up to the high-velocity champ, the .460 S&W Magnum, at the top end.
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Gun Review: Smith & Wesson Model 629 Revolver

The Smith & Wesson Model 629 is a heavy duty .44 Magnum revolver that's the perfect protection for city and country.
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Gallery: Top 10 Fun Guns for the Fourth of July

There’s no better way to celebrate Independence Day than by enjoying your Second Amendment rights. Here are 10 fun guns sure to put a smile on your face on July Fourth.
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Hot-Rodding the .45 Colt

Through the efforts of John Linebaugh and Ross Seyfried, the .45 Colt took the leap from the Old West to modern-day big-game hunting.
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New Gun: Ruger Introduces SR1911 in 10mm

Ruger's new SR1911 in 10mm is an economical handgun hunting option that doesn't skimp on functionality.
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The Small Miracle of the .327 Federal Magnum

Fired from snappy revolvers and with velocity to spare, the .327 Federal Magnum is redefining the often-maligned .32 caliber for the better.
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Handgun Review: Guncrafter Model 4

The Guncrafter Model 4 in the potent .50 GI is a high-class 1911 that’s big on performance.
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New Handgun: Kimber’s Super Jägare

Kimber's new Super Jägare sets to arm hunters with trustworthy semiautomatic ready to take aim at large, medium and small game alike.
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Big-Game Medicine: The .475 Revolver Cartridges

The family of .475 revolver cartridges pack plenty of punch for taking down big and dangerous game for the serious handgun hunter.
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Hunting Revolvers: Are Red-Dot Sights the Answer?

Red-dot sights offer no magnification but superimpose a red, lighted dot over your intended target. This is a personal favorite of author Max Prasac for hunting revolver and target-shooting applications. Find out why.
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Choosing the Right Hunting Revolver

Finding a hunting revolver that suits you well is critical. Should you choose a single- or double-action? .357 Mag. or .44 Mag? .454 Casull? Long barrel? Short barrel? Scope? Open sights? What configuration will fulfill your needs?
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Glock 20 Review: A Viable Hunting Handgun?

In this Glock 20 review, big bore revolver expert Max Prasac outfits a G20 with an RMR optic and optional charging handle and goes after some pork.
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Semi-Auto Calibers for Handgun Hunting

When it comes to handgun hunting there are two things you can fall back on -- diameter and bullet weight.

MUST READ ARTICLES

The best hunting guns, from hunting rifles, to hunting handguns, shotguns and muzzleloaders. No matter what critter has got your attention this hunting season, Gun Digest is covering the guns needed to handle the chore. You’ll find big-bore handguns for everything from whitetails to African dangerous game, to elk rifles and shotguns for waterfowling. Also see: Gun ReviewsHandgunsRiflesShotgunsMuzzleloadersAR-15s


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