Firearm Maintenance

How to Use Automotive Products for Firearm Maintenance

I just turned 21 and I am in the process of buying my first handgun. Although I am just getting started with pistols and revolvers, I am pretty mechanically inclined, which I learned by working on automobiles and automotive machinery.

2021 Holiday Gift Guide

Check out these gun-related products for that firearm-enthusiast friend or loved one. Whether he or she spends time at the range, tinkering with their guns in the shop, in their special space at home, whipping up food and drink in the kitchen, driving to or from work or in the outdoors, we’ve got you covered this holiday season, no matter your budget.

2021 Holiday Gift Guide: Shop/Range

Check out these gun-related products for that firearm-enthusiast friend or loved one. Whether he or she spends time at the range, tinkering with their guns in the shop, in their special space at home, whipping up food and drink in the kitchen, driving to or from work or in the outdoors, we’ve got you covered this holiday season, no matter your budget.

What's the Difference Between Stoppages, Jams, and Malfunctions?

You were part of a discussion regarding what to do when your everyday-carry pistol fails to operate as expected. Terms like jams, malfunctions and stoppages were used, but seemed to have different meanings—although the end result seemed to be the same.

What's the Advantage to Dry Lubricants for Firearms?

The other day I went out and shot up all the defensive ammo I’ve been carrying in my EDC rig for the past 12-plus months, then sat down for a good in-depth cleaning of the pistol and magazines before loading new ammo.

First Look: Real Avid Foul-Out Gunk Blaster

Real Avid is introducing Foul-Out Gunk Blaster, a quick-drying gun cleaning solution that is polymer safe and can be confidently and liberally applied on the bench or in the field to blast away burnt powder residue, grease and field grime.

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.

4 Great Shotgun Hacks That Actually Work

While some “life hacks” are questionable, here are four shotgun hacks that really do come in handy.

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.

First Look: Sentry Products Group Tuf Cloth

It takes a Tuf-Cloth to make gun care easier.

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