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  • Types of Pistols: A Complete Guide

    We may earn revenue from the products available on this page and participate in affiliate programs. Learn more › When most people think of a pistol, they think of a handgun similar to a Glock or a Colt 1911. But the Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco and Firearms (BATF) defines a pistol—in part—as a firearm designed…

  • Best Pistol Cases of 2023, Tested and Reviewed

    We may earn revenue from the products available on this page and participate in affiliate programs. Learn more › Published Aug 25, 2023 11:00 AM Pistol cases are one of the more important investments for any firearms owner. After all, you likely spent hundreds or even thousands of dollars on the best handgun. The last…

  • Rifle Review: The Savage Stevens Model 334 Is the Best Beginner’s Rifle of 2023

    We may earn revenue from the products available on this page and participate in affiliate programs. Learn more › When most folks think of a beginner’s rifle, they think of a youth rifle, but not all new hunters are young and small. During COVID, lots of adults became interested in securing their own meat, especially…

  • Best Long-Range Rifles of 2023, Tested and Reviewed

    We may earn revenue from the products available on this page and participate in affiliate programs. Learn more › Published Aug 18, 2023 11:00 AM There have never been so many rifles on the market—in so many price ranges—that are precise enough for long-distance shooting. Triggers, optics, factory ammunition, and bullet design have all gotten…

  • Rifle Review: Browning’s Newest X-Bolt Is a Killer Value

    We may earn revenue from the products available on this page and participate in affiliate programs. Learn more › Browning currently offers an astonishing 36 different X-Bolt models, with prices ranging from $860 to $2,930, and if you were standing in a gun shop gazing down the line of X-Bolts, the new X-Bolt Speed SPR…

  • Rifle Review: Wilson Combat’s NULA Model 20 Is the Best New Rifle of 2023

    We may earn revenue from the products available on this page and participate in affiliate programs. Learn more › Thirty-eight years ago Melvin Forbes introduced the world to a sub-5-pound bolt-action rifle that was perfectly balanced and shot like a bench-rest gun. It set the standard for lightweight bolt-action hunting rifles go forward. But many…

  • FFP vs SFP Riflescopes: Which Should You Get?

    We may earn revenue from the products available on this page and participate in affiliate programs. Learn more › FFP vs SFP scopes is hot topic these days, with some hunters assuming that the former must be better because it’s what the long-range crowd uses, and because long range is still the trendy thing for…

  • Ammo Is Up To 40% Off at Cabela’s This Week

    We may earn revenue from the products available on this page and participate in affiliate programs. Learn more › The annual Cabela’s Fall Hunting Classic sale is well underway—and with it, plenty of incredible deals on ammo. Whether you’re looking for shotgun, rifle, or handgun ammunition, you’ll find it all discounted at Cabela’s during the…

  • Rifle Review: The New Marlin 336 Classic Is the Coolest Rifle of 2023

    We may earn revenue from the products available on this page and participate in affiliate programs. Learn more › For almost all my life I could walk into a gun store and find a new Marlin Model 336 rifle on the rack. It was comforting to know that no matter what, a good rifle was…

  • Single Action vs Double Action Handguns

    We may earn revenue from the products available on this page and participate in affiliate programs. Learn more › What’s the deal with single action vs double action handguns? Well, it’s all about the trigger and exactly what happens when it’s pressed. The only thing the trigger of a single action (SA) handgun does is…

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