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Back In Black: Marlin 1895 Dark Series Review

The author tests out the Marlin 1895 Dark Series, a .45-70 Gov’t lever-action with a tactical twist.
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The Mitchell Defense DOC AR-15 Line: Good Medicine

A quick look at Mitchell Defense, its DOC line of AR-15s and what sets them apart from the rest.
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The Essential AR-15 Checklist

AR-15 wizard Patrick Sweeney reveals the critical things he checks on every AR he brings home.
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Best 9mm Carbine: Affordable PCCs (2024)

Test the waters with these economical 9mm carbine options.

10 Best Long-Range Cartridges of All Time (2024)

The best long-range cartridges are those that are flat shooting, feature aerodynamic projectiles and have enough power to go the distance. Find out which ones made the cut.

Building A Midrange Rifle

Specific golf clubs are made for specific distances, and so are guns. Here the author goes over what makes a good midrange rifle.
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The Best .243 Winchester Rifles: A Buyer's Guide (2023)

The .243 Winchester is an extremely versatile and capable hunting cartridge, so here are the six best .243 Winchester rifles to shoot it with. 

First Look: Sig Sauer CROSS Magnum

Sig Sauer is expanding the CROSS bolt-action rifle line with the CROSS Magnum, initially available in .300 Win. Mag.
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Behind The Brand: Badlands Rifle Company

A look at the Badlands Rifle Company, a group that offers custom rifles, training, education, hunts and more.

The M4 Carbine: The Fighting Rifle (Arguably) Perfected 

The M4 carbine is arguably the best all-around fighting rifle ever made, so here we’re looking at exactly how it came to be.
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Tactical Lever-Action Rifle: Best Of The New Old School

When legislation or preferences steer a shooter away from a semi-auto carbine, it's time to go with Plan B: The tactical Lever-action rifle.

PSA AK-74 Review: American-Made Russian Thunder

Imported 5.45x39mm rifles have been scarce and expensive lately, so we’re taking a look at the more affordable American-made PSA AK-74.

6.5 Creedmoor Ammo: 15 Red-Hot Options (2023)

Be it a long-shot at next season's whitetail or something to beat the snot out of the bullseye, we've got the top 6.5 Creedmoor ammunition for any application.
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Quiet Advantage: Best AR-15 Suppressor Options (2023)

Looking to keep a lid on your black rifle, here are some of the best AR-15 suppressor choices around.

Fulton Armory Announces The M14 Black Hawk DMR

Fulton Armory has recently announced the Black Hawk DMR, a custom M14 inspired by the weapon used by Randy Shughart in Mogadishu.