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Regardless of which ballistic calculator you choose to employ, the “garbage in, garbage out” mantra applies: The information you get from that app is only as good as the information you give it to work with.

Best Ballistic Calculators For Improved Long-Range Shooting

Calculations that once took a room filled with computers can now be completed in seconds on your smartphone via a first-rate ballistic calculator.
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AR-10 vs. AR-15: How Stoner’s Rifles Stack Up

When it comes to AR-10 vs. AR-15 the right choice is a matter of application.
Reticle options these days are as diverse as ammo options, and many are designed for specialized disciplines of shooting. Like all other decisions you need to make while building a long-range setup, figure out what works best for you and then get to know it intimately.

Mils vs. MOA: Which Is The Best Long-Range Language?

Mils and MOA are both useful angular units of measurements, but is one better than the other?
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FBI Guns Photo Gallery: Firearms Past & Present

From the new book Guns of the FBI, take an insider’s tour into the G-man’s world of firearms and training with these 20 historical photos.
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TruGlo’s TruTec Xtreme: The Best Tactical Red-Dot Performance-to-Price Option?

TruTec Xtreme taking economical tactical red-dot optics to the next level.
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Modern Shooter: Custom Advantage With H&H Precision Rifles

Find out how to go the extra mile with a custom rifle on the next Modern Shooter.
When Heavy Metal Division began, iron sights ruled and life was good. Then a lot of shooters got older and found optics were better. Thus, Heavy Metal Tactical was born.

Heavy Metal: Building An AR-10

If you want to compete in the Heavy Metal Division of 3-Gun, you’ll need an AR-10. Here are the basics.
The Russian Special Purpose Weapon Complex OC-14 Groza is based on the AK-74 and preceded Armenian or Ukrainian variants. However, it is produced in very small runs.

Oddities: The AK Bullpup?

The K-3 Armenian Avtomat is an AK bullpup configuration. Here’s how this oddball and related AK variants came to be.
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FBI Sniper Rifles Through The Years

Early FBI sniper rifles were surprisingly basic. Today’s FBI HRT (Hostage Rescue Team) models are the tip of the spear in long-range shooting accuracy and features.
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Does This Mossberg 590 Tactical Shotgun Blow The Rest Away?

When it comes to the Mossberg 590 tactical options, the 590 A1 might be the cream of the crop.
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Top Four Remington 870 Tactical Shotgun Options

Look no further for the best Remington 870 tactical shotgun choices currently in production.
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Practical Guide To The Tactical Shotgun

Here are the guidelines to purchase an effective tactical shotgun for home and personal defense.
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Classic FBI Guns: Thompson Submachine Gun

Contrary to public opinion, the Thompson submachine gun was not only used by Prohibition-era gangsters. In fact, the “Tommy Gun” was a favorite among early FBI agents as well.
The AR was a rifl e, fi ring the intermediate cartridge. Only later was it produced as a carbine with a 16-inch barrel. The AK was designed for the 7.62x39 cartridge, and is a large submachine gun.

Which Is The Right Choice?: AR-15 Vs. AK-47

Like day and night, the AR-15 and AK-47 were designed for different purposes and achieve their ends disparately. Which one is right for you?
The semi-automatic CZ Scorpion EVO 3 S1 uses a blowback mechanism encased in a fiber-reinforced polymer receiver.

Braced 9mm Pistols: CZ Scorpion EVO 3 S1 Review

The Scorpion EVO 3 S1 from CZ is a semi-auto braced pistol chambered in 9mm, with incredible accuracy and versatility as a truck or survival gun.
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Modern Shooter: H&H Precision Rifle’s Shooting School

The Modern Shooter team sees what it takes to make a shot connect from a country mile at the H&H Precision Rifle shooting school.

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