The subject of emergency guns — apocalypse guns to use the vernacular — comes up often. I don’t call the…Read More >
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With the number of new gun owners on the rise, it’s pertinent to circle back to the importance of safety,…Read More >
Sometimes we call it handloading, but most folks call it reloading. After all, what makes it all worthwhile is being…Read More >
A quick and easy dictionary of bullet types. Enjoy this quick reference glossary of small arms projectiles!
Hunting seasons are opening in many states, and some hunters are focused on hunting down their ammunition before they can…Read More >
If you hoped gun sales were headed down, think again. I know that is a double-edged statement. We all love…Read More >
The Biden Administration just placed new sanctions on imports from Russia. Ammunition and firearms were included in the new action.…Read More >
Using commercial .223 cartridges in a 5.56-chambered rifle should work reliably, but generally will not be as accurate as when fired from a .223-chambered gun due to the excessive leade. There always seems to be a lot of confusion over the difference between a .223 and a 5.56 chamber. I often receive questions asking if someone can shove 5.56 ammo into their new AR-15. The quick answer is maybe. Just because a gun has .223/5.56 scribed on the barrel, does not mean it can handle either piece of ammunition equally.
Not too long ago, truly small handguns were products of compromise. Compromise in reliability, caliber and sight picture was common.…Read More >