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How to competently handling your firearm is only half the equation. The other half is understanding how to react in any given situation. This is where Gun Digest’s how-to section comes into play. Our expert articles, gun reviews and gun videos are sure to help you master the most powerful weapon at your disposal — knowledge. Also check out: Firearm TrainingGunsmithingConcealed CarryGun Collecting


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The Most Prevalent Revolver Myths Dispelled

Despite its longevity, the wheelgun continues to be misunderstood. We set the record straight on seven of the most common misunderstandings concerning revolvers.
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Modifying The Savage 110: .308 Nor. Mag. To .280 AI Project

The AR-15 isn't the only rifle that a snap to jump between calibers, as taking a Savage 110 from .308 Norma Magnum to .280 Ackley Improved proves.
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6 Ways To Save Big On Your Next Gunbroker Gun Buy

Make your next purchase at Gunbroker count with these six savvy tips that will save you money.
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4 Excellent 6.5 Grendel Barrel Options For Your Next Build (2020)

If you're looking to build a six-and-a-half from scratch, then we've got four 6.5 Grendel barrel options you need to consider.
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Working With Ballistic Gelatin at Home

Working with ballistic gelatin is not hard or easy, but it is quite involved.
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29 Items that Won’t Be on Shelves When Disaster Strikes

Stock up on these 29 items well before a disaster strikes. They won't be on shelves after the masses clean out stores in the hours before a disaster.
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Get On Target With The 10 Best Gun Digest Books (2019)

Need a high-velocity page-turner? Check out the top Gun Digest books from the past year.
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7 Steps To Control Fear And Make Sound Decisions Under Stress

A life-or-death situation is no time to freeze up. Here are 7 steps that ensure you won't.
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Gear Review: Real Avid AR15 Armorer’s Master Kit

If you're a carbine D.I.Y.er the Real Avid AR15 Armorer's Master Kit is a must have. This compact kit contains all the tools you need to repair and modify your AR-15.
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The Shot Timer And Defensive Handgun Training

Not simply a tool of competitive shooters, the shot timer is the ideal instrument to sharpen life-saving handgun skills.
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Gun Digest’s 10 Best Shooting Drills And Firearms Training Posts

Get trigger time with these shooting drills and employ the rock-solid training techniques and you’re certain to see your groups shrink and your skills improve.
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What You Need To Know About Gravity And Bullet Trajectory

When it comes to bullet trajectory, flight time is what beats gravity.
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Video: Learning To Shoot Your Steel Target The Right Way

Follow these simple tips and you get the most out of your steel targets, without putting yourself in peril.
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MantisX: Simple And Effective Training

A visual trainer that tracks and measures your movements as you draw and break each shot, the Mantisx Shooting Performance System proves invaluable in dry and live fire
The Heinie Straight-8 sight system uses two dots, one over the other, on each sight front and rear. The system is fast, effective and almost impossible to get wrong.

1911: Customized By Committee

Well-known and ‘unobtainable’ pistolsmiths all start somewhere. It might as well be with your 1911.
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Ruger 10/22: Customizing For Accuracy

Rebuilding and upgrading a Ruger 10/22 introduces improvements far beyond the aesthetic benefits.
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How to competently handling your firearm is only half the equation. The other half is understanding how to react in any given situation. This is where Gun Digest’s how-to section comes into play. Our expert articles, gun reviews and gun videos are sure to help you master the most powerful weapon at your disposal — knowledge. Also check out: Firearm TrainingGunsmithingConcealed CarryGun Collecting


44-Targetposters-pack-GD-reduced-300NEXT STEP: Download Your Free Storm Tactical Printable Target Pack

62 Printable MOA Targets with DOT Drills – Rifle Range in YARDS This impressive target pack from our friends at Storm Tactical contains 62 printable targets for rifle and handgun range use. Target grids and bullseye sizes are in MOA. Ideal for long-range shooting! Get Free Targets