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Review: Savage Impulse Straight-Pull Rifle

Savage’s new Impulse line of straight-pull, bolt-action rifles represents a new take on a storied design.

First Look: Savage Arms Impulse Straight-Pull Rifle

Savage Arms is introducing the Impulse, a new line of American-made rifles that feature a unique straight-pull action that changes the basic function of the conventional bolt into one fast and easy-to-use movement.

Tech Wisdom: Trigger Pull Weight

I own and run a small gun shop and repair business in the Northeastern United States, catering mostly to handguns. The majority of my customers are law enforcement and armed citizens carrying a gun for personal protection.

Good Triggers: A Must-Have for Self-Defense Guns

So, you've got a solid self-defense gun for concealed-carry and home defense. What should you do now? According to Sheriff Jim, make sure it has a good trigger.

The Trigger Job: Tips & Tactics to Improve Trigger Pull

I’m new to shooting and just bought my first pistol. During my first trip to the range I let one of the staff members shoot the pistol because I wasn’t doing too well in hitting the target.

Trigger Technique: Understanding the Basics

No matter what handgun you're shooting, you won't be able to use it well without understanding the basics of proper trigger control. Here's an examination of the technique.

Defining Trigger Movement: Pull vs. Press vs. Squeeze

In early stages of firearm training, instructors use all kinds of words to define trigger movement. However, all these terms mean different things. We try to clarify the issue here.

First Look: Birchwood Casey Bore Weevil Cleaning Kit

Don't frustrate yourself with messy pull-through bore cleaners or broken cleaning rods. The Birchwood Casey Bore Weevil is designed to provide clean, trouble-free pull-through cleanining.

Four Improved AR-15 Trigger Sets Under $100

Looking to improve the mil-spec AR-15 trigger in your budget rifle? Check out these four trigger sets that won't break the bank.

Lyman Launches Improved Trigger-Pull Gauge

Lyman added a number of upgrades to the company's trigger-pull gauge.

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