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SKS Upgrades? It almost sound like an oxymoron. But here's what can be accomplished by a truly determined fan of the rugged cold war relic.
Suppressor maintenance is a must, but overall the process of keeping a can polished and in working order is simple.
Common muzzle devices — flash hiders, compensators, muzzle brakes — are often-overlooked features when shopping for an AR. But they shouldn't be, as each enhances the rifle in its own way.
Exterior Ballistics is simply the portion of a bullet's flight once it leaves the muzzle until it hits the target. It is important for shooters to understand the forces at play during this window, if they have their sights set on accuracy.
Stock AK Triggers are not known for their crisp, clean breaks. But there is something that can be done about this with some simple modifications or upgrades.
In a defensive shooting situation, these are the basics that will help to save you and your loved ones' lives.
The manner in which a barrel whips, torques and contorts is referred to as "barrel harmonics." The idea of accuracy is simply a set of repeatable barrel harmonics.
Col. Jeff Cooper developed what he called the “Mozambique Drill” for the purposes of dealing with defensive shooting situations where a center mass shot won't do the job.
Like the original Geovid and Rangemaster, these new commemorative models from Leica still have the ability to absolutely wow their users.

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