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The Zen of Shooting

There are primarily two reasons I fail to hit a target. The first is improper attention to my sights, and the second is anticipation. Both of these phenomena are mental shortfalls; allowing your mind to focus on what it thinks is important rather than what is actually important.

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Glock Model G43 Single-Stack 9 mm

Glock's new single-stack 9 mm G43 is a handgun many have clamored to have available.

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Polymer AR Lowers

Polymer AR lower receivers are becoming more prevalent, but how do they compare to traditional, aluminum models?

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Springfield Armory XD Mod.2

Your hand has different contours and contact points. Shouldn’t your pistol’s grip, as well?

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TacTricks with Patrick Kelley: Splitting Hairs

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TacTricks with Patrick Kelley: Wing Nuts

TacTricks with Patrick Kelley: Wing Nuts

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TacTricks with Patrick Kelley: Flame Out

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Allan D. Cors Elected President of the NRA

Allan D. Cors of Naples, Florida, was elected by the NRA Board of Directors as president of the historic 144-year-old association.

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Shooting Illustrated 2015 Golden Bullseye Winners

The 2015 Golden Bullseye Award winners combine innovation, performance and value to stand out from the crowd.

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Talon Grips

Looking for greater purchase on your polymer-frame handgun? Talon Grips has an alternative to skateboarding tape.

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Steel Will Fervor 1201 Review

First impressions matter, and Sport Manufacturing Group, Inc., or SMG, the makers of Steel Will’s Fervor know it.

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Ten ARs for Under $1,000

The AR-buying frenzy has subsided, but that has made for some good deals on a host of solid rifles. Here are 10 ARs that list for around $1,000, but actually retail for much less.

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Trigger Semantics

There are subtle differences between double-action-only and striker-fired semi-automatic handguns.

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Eight-Shot Wheelguns

Today’s higher-capacity wheelguns stay competitive with semi-automatics for many handgun applications.


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WEEKLY SLUG

Permitless Carry Becomes Law in Kansas

Kansas joins a growing number of states that do not require residents to obtain permits in order to carry a concealed firearm.

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CLOSE QUARTERS

Weaponlight Switches

Proper illumination of the target in low-light settings is critical, so make sure you're not asleep at the switch.

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