Gun Light

Video: The Basics Of Selecting A Gun Light

There's more to picking a gun light than simply strapping a torch to your heater.
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Developing A Dry Fire Training System

No ammo. No range. No Problem. A dry fire training system allows you to keep your skills sharp in the confines of your own home. Here's what to work on.
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Video: Effectively Shooting With A Handheld Light

Effectively shooting with a handheld light is, well, a handful. Jamie Caldwell offers some techniques to get a grip on the challenge.
Fix It Sticks All Purpose Driver Kit

Maintain Your Gear: Fix It Sticks All Purpose Driver Kit

The perfect size to throw in your glovebox or range bag, Fix It Sticks’ new All Purpose Driver Kit makes light work of field repairs.
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Aiming A Defensive Handgun, Is There One Right Way?

Contrary to popular belief, there's no one right way to aim a defensive handgun. The dynamic situation requires multiple techniques to quickly get on target.
The Lock-N-Load Hot Tub holds an assembled AR upper—or, in this case, an MP5, complete with integral suppressor monocore/barrel.

Ultrasonic Gun Cleaners: Are They Worth The Money?

Yeah, they're expensive, but ultrasonic gun cleaners make quick work of keeping your firearms spotless.
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Need To Know: Calculating Barrel Twist Rate

Here is the simple formula to calculate the optimal barrel twist rate for your particular ammo or hand load. Works for rifles and handguns.
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9 Long-Range Shooting Fundamentals You Must Master

Aiming to become a proper precision shooter? Here are the long-range shooting fundamentals you must master.
Modern conveniences and old-school methodology can work hand-in-hand. The author uses a Kestrel on the firing line, but he’s also manually recording the data.

Legacy Skills: Becoming A Well-Rounded Long-Range Marksman

What's a legacy skill? Simply the foundational methods of precision shooting. Master them and you'll have a leg up in the long-range game.
Bison 6.8 SPC Barrel

4 Best 6.8 Barrel Options For Your Next AR Build (2021)

From nimble shorties to far-ranging match options, these 6.8 SPC barrels are at the head of the class.
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Bolt-Action Upgrade: Rifle Bedding In 12 Steps

Rifle bedding, not the simplest project, but the results downrange are often worth the effort.
A KO2M shooter with his Steyr .50-caliber rifle. The brake is really the difference-maker here so the caliber is manageable over a string of fire.

.50-Caliber: The Art Of Extreme Long-Range Shooting

Aiming to shoot 2 miles or further? You need to break out a .50-caliber or other big guns.
Here’s how it works: The guide holds the punch, and the punch keeps the roll pin in place for your gentle installation.

The AR Builder’s Secret: Roll Pin Wizard

The Roll Pin Wizard saves your gun from unnecessary abuse during routine maintenance.
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5 Things You Must Know About Concealed Carry Insurance

Simply because you’ve got a pistol you can use and a comfortable rig to carry it in doesn’t mean you’re a prepared armed citizen. You need to consider your concealed carry insurance options.
From the seated position, the shooter can cross or spread their legs for optimal comfort and support.

Put Your Practical Rifle Marksmanship To The Test

Think you're slick with your iron? It's time to put your rifle marksmanship to the test to truly show what you've got.
The Real Avid AR15 tool, with all the scrapers and tools opened. Notice that the sight adjustment tool comes off, so track it down if you lend it out.

Real Avid Gun Tool Core: Shooter’s “Duct Tape”

The Real Avid Gun Tool Core: something you need, will want ... and must acquire.

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