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Are Scout-Style Riflescopes Still a Viable Option?

Between magnified riflescopes, electro-optics and plain ol’ iron sights, today’s rifle shooters can pretty much take care of everything from the muzzle to several thousand yards (or meters) away. Picking one setup for a narrow range of distances is no problem, but it gets trickier when you need to skin several cats at once.

First Look: Blue Line Pump Shotgun

Blue Line, an importer of several established, though not necessarily well-known brands, has introduced this affordable copy of a base-model Remington 870.

Are Lever-Actions a Good Choice for Home Defense?

While lever-action shotguns are pretty rare, they are nonetheless worth investigating as a home-defense tool.

How to Solve Interruptions in the Cycle of Operation

You have learned how to load and unload your new defensive pistol, but what do you do when the gun unexpectedly quits working while you are shooting?

Review: IWI Tavor TS12 Shotgun

IWI’s rotating-magazine TS12 offers an innovative take on increasing shotgun capacity.

How to Solve Ejection Problems with a 1911

What do you do when a 1911 is ejecting brass directly in your face? George Harris walks you through solutions.

Tip: Basics of a Pump Shotgun

We often take for granted that everyone knows the basics, but sometimes it’s important to get back to them.

Protective Gear for the Range

Here’s a quick look at some of the vital protective equipment you should have when going to the range.

Range Review: CMMG Resolute 9 mm Upper and Magazine Inserts

Been thinking about a pistol-caliber carbine, but didn't want to have to buy a whole new gun? With CMMG's 9 mm upper receiver and AR-15-based 9 mm magazines, you can keep your favorite lower.

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