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9 Best Dangerous Game Dream Guns Ever Made

If price is no object, you can’t do much better than these large-caliber dream guns for dangerous game hunting. I was raised in a household where money was tight; we never did without, nor were we unhappy, but there was little money for frivolity. My mother had, and still has, …

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Most Influential Handguns of All Time

We trace the lineage of today’s top pistols and revolvers to determine which firearms helped shape our modern conception of what a handgun should be. There are a wide variety of different handguns on the market today, everything from ultra-compact mini-revolvers to sophisticated semi-auto race guns. But if you look …

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Israeli IWI Micro Tavor X95 Review (First Shots)

The Micro Tavor X95 in civilian legal form has finally reached the US market. In the video above, the demonstrators take the new Tavor out on the range for its first shots, taken directly out of the box and out for live firing. The ammunition used was a combination of …

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Wilson Combat EDC X9 by Larry Vickers

Wilson Combat’s EDC X9 expands the classic 1911’s great components, for example, its controls, ergonomics, and highly appreciated trigger. Few gun makers understand the American weapon proprietors’ lover for the 1911 than Wilson Combat, having produced them for more than 30 years. While not everybody will have about $3000 to …

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Smith and Wesson’s M&P Shield 9mm Gun Review

In the right hands, Smith and Wesson’s M&P Shield 9mm is a top contender for the standard in compact 9mm for everyday carry.  For most, simply shooting the Shield is going to result in carrying the Shield.  When Smith & Wesson released the Shield in 9mm and .40SW in 2012, …

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Building an Exotic Compact 9 mm AR-15 Pistol

Last year, after building a few AR-15 pistols and testing their potential usefulness as defensive tools, I was left with a niggling question that wouldn’t leave me alone. Although I’ve been a fan of big-bore revolvers and long-slide semi-automatics for quite some time now, I think we can all agree …

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Top 9 Best .357 Magnum Revolvers

Colt Python What is the .357 Magnum Cartridge? The .357 Magnum cartridge is a revolver round with a .357 inch bullet diameter.  It was first introduced in 1934 and serves as the foundation of the “Magnum Era.” Then, as now, everyone wanted more powerful ammo.  This ammo has diverse use …

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Tested: Ruger Mark IV 22/45 Lite Pistol

It seems several folks have their own war stories when it comes to reassembling Ruger’s classic .22 pistols. My story goes something like this: Long ago and far away, when Napster was new and cellular phones were used to make phone calls, I worked at a sporting goods store. It …

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28 New Mid to Full-Sized Handguns for Today’s Shooters

The firearms industry is one of the most innovative in the world, as every year is just another chance for every manufacturer to showcase new ideas, new techniques and new models for today’s shooters. Here are some of the best new mid- to full-sized handguns. This generally means barrels around 4 inches or …

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13 New Guns We’re Really Excited About for 2017

Every new year brings new guns. As we begin 2017, the future has never looked brighter in that regard. From hunters to competition shooters, nearly everyone will find something of interest in the plethora of new guns and associated products being introduced. The most exciting thing? This is only the tip …

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