If you have ever considered a home defense firearm, I’m sure someone has mentioned a shotgun or maybe it just popped into your head. For many, it was Joe Biden recommending firing a few shots off the balcony with a ...

Home » Ammunition » Throwback Thursday: All About .32 Caliber Pistol Cartridges The .32 caliber handgun cartridge has been part of my shooting life for 50 years. As a young person, a pre-teen, I took small game with my grandfather’s ...

Recently, a student (who is new to reloading) asked me about crimping handgun cartridges. To be honest, I have been reloading for almost longer than I can remember and all of my procedures and dies are set. That made answering ...

396 We all know that one guy with six different AR-15s, each only slightly different than the last. That guy is never going to run out of parts to keep his guns running—when he needs a new extractor or recoil ...

When choosing a shotgun load for home defense, defense against animals, or area defense, choosing a buckshot load is important. Barrel lengths affect velocity and patterns. It is vital for the shooter to pattern their shotgun and load at typical ...

145 A basic but legal everywhere alternative to the AR-15. A pair of polar opposite but ballistically identical .300 Blackouts. The single-shot Scout in the foreground is legal pretty much everywhere. As equipped here both can share the same silencer. ...

Home » Ammunition » Reloading » Throwback Thursday: How to Build the Perfect Reloading Bench Let’s all be honest here. We wouldn’t be reloading if we weren’t (at least in part) thrifty. So we are never going to pay for ...

Home » Ammunition » Throwback Thursday: .327 Federal Magnum – Good for Defense? Like many of you, I became a .45 believer some years ago. It was a combination of things: talking with some people who had been shot with ...

For many of us, the emergency gun is a 5.56mm carbine backed up by a polymer-frame 9mm. Practically every police and military organization in the free world (and most third world countries) deploy this standard. Yet, there are those who ...

I have always had the greatest respect for KelTec firearms. Affordable and useful, there is nothing quite like KelTec. In my opinion, the finest pistol it has manufactured is the new metal frame P15. I was led to the metal ...