Mossberg 500 and 590 shotguns

Mossberg 500 and 590: America’s Defensive Shotguns

Since 1961, the O.F. (Oscar Frederick) Mossberg company has sold more than 11 million of its Model 500 pump-action shotguns, making it the most popular shotgun of all time, if not one of the most sold guns in any category, period.

Ruger Custom Shop Precision Rifle

Custom refinements and a new chambering make Ruger’s latest RPR capable of even greater tack-driving accuracy.

5 Great Types of Shotgun for Personal Defense

While shotguns are designed to be versatile, sometimes specialized models are needed to fill specific roles.

6 Great Home Defense Shotguns for Less

While your life is priceless, you don’t have to spend a fortune on an effective home-defense tool.

How to Prepare Your Rifle for Home Defense

It’s a cliché for a reason: take care of your rifle and it will take care of you. Here's how to prepare your rifle for home defense situations.

Classics: The MG42 Belt-fed Machinegun

One of the Third Reich’s most fearsome battlefield implements has descendants that can be found in today’s military arms.

First Look: Blackwater Sentry 12 Shotgun

Blackwater Firearms recently introduced the Sentry 12, a pump-action, magazine-fed shotgun ideally designed for law enforcement and home defense situations.

4 Great Dynamic Shotgun Drills

Here are four effective drills you can practice to better develop your defensive-shotgun skills.

Colt Model 1903 Pocket Hammerless

Considered quaint today, the Colt .32 ACP Pocket Hammerless designed by John Moses Browning played an important part in World War II.

First Look: Escort 22LR Bolt-Action Rifle

Escort, known for its shotguns, recently introduced the 22LR, a bolt-action rifle chambered in .22 LR.

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