1. High Power or Hi-Power: If the gun is marked “Fabrique Nationale,” it is a High Power. If the gun is marked “Browning Arms Company,” than it is a Hi-Power. The Hi-Power nomenclature was introduced by Browning in the 1950s in order to avoid confusion with the Browning High-Power Rifle. …

November set another record number for background checks, Ruger and Smith & Wessonstock isn’t riding the market’s roller coaster and many of the firearms flying off the shelves are going home with a person with a carry permit, which often doesn’t require a NICS check. The final tally is in …

You may be the hottest shot at the gun club or 3-gun event, but if all of your guns are in your big safe when at home you just might be a dead man (or woman) walking. Home invasion is one of the most prevalent crimes in our modern society. …

Las Vegas Assemblywoman Michele Fiore has had a long history of supporting the Second Amendment and the rights of gun owners across America. As Donald Trump is telling the truth about Islam and Muslims, Fiore has stepped out with a brand new family Christmas card with her entire family all …

Maryland, the now ironically named “Free State,” has been through eight years under Communist Martin O’Malley’s governorship.  Now, it appears that the state’s Deputy Attorney General, Thiruvendran Vignarjah was busted by Project Veritas as he attended a national conference of state attorneys general in New York City and said that …

LWRC International introduces its all new DI rifle scheduled to hit dealer shelves this December. Built from the ground up this LWRCI is a completely new Direct Impingement rifle featuring many of the same high performance attributes found in its popular Gas Piston-Luxury AR line up. “The LWRCI-DI was born …

A few years ago, I was shooting at a local indoor range when a young lady nervously entered the firing area, flinching in shock with every shot. She said she was there to meet a friend of hers who had promised to help her learn to shoot, and that she’d …

Whether you love or hate them, AR-style magazines are finding their way into more new rifle and carbine designs each year. Before the AR frenzy, we could choose between expensive models from one or two firearm manufacturers and well-worn surplus mags that were ready to be scrapped. Today we have …

Buckshot is the primary load carried by law enforcement in shotguns and what you’ll find stuffed in many scatterguns kept for home defense. Yet, a lot of shooters don’t understand exactly what buckshot is or the differences between the various buckshot loads available. Back in the day, when pistols fired …

Why would anyone even consider the .22 LR for self-defense? Using the pipsqueak rounds when your life hangs in the balance may seem similar to the “Charge of the Light Brigade,” taking the approach that, “Theirs not to reason why. Theirs but to do and die.” That kind of thinking …