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Best Ways to Store Your Guns at Home & In Your Vehicle

May 20, 2020
Gun security at home and on the go is a matter of choosing the right gear and knowing how to use it. Securing your guns – at home and when you’re traveling – isn’t a luxury. It’s a necessity. There…
Man at table reloading ammo

Step by Step Reloading Guide

February 2, 2020
Of all the reasons to reload, none is more satisfying than the pinpoint, round-after-round accuracy of shooting your own custom-tuned ammunition. Consistent, tight groups are something to be proud of…

Finding the Best Shotgun for Your Needs – A Buyer's Guide

June 25, 2019
Seeing a clay bird shatter and spray like fireworks on the Fourth of July is bound to put a smile on any shooter's face. You're more likely to feel that thrill if you choose a shotgun that's right…
News & Tips: 3 Measurements Every Woman Hunter Should Know for Perfect Shotgun Fit (video)...

3 Measurements Every Woman Hunter Should Know for Perfect Shotgun Fit (video)

October 5, 2014
For many women, their first hunting experience is done with a borrowed firearm. It makes sense for women hunters to give it a try without spending a lot of money. However, if you’ve fallen in love…
News & Tips: How to Pick the Best Shotgun for Goose Hunting...

How to Pick the Best Shotgun for Goose Hunting

August 24, 2014
Geese, both Canadas and Snows, are big, tough birds built to take the harshest weather conditions Mother Nature can dish out. To hunt them successfully, you need a shotgun as tough as your quarry.…
News & Tips: Which is Best? 3 or 3 1/2 inch Shotgun Shells...

Which is Best? 3 or 3 1/2 inch Shotgun Shells

April 1, 2014
The 3 1/2-inch 12-gauge "super magnum" was introduced about 25 years ago in response to waterfowlers having to switch to non-toxic shot alternatives, principally steel shot. As steel is lighter than…
News & Tips: Wood Duck Wisdom

Wood Duck Wisdom

September 13, 2013
Wood duck hunting has a special place in my heart. The first bird I ever shot was a drake woody that catapulted out of the pickerel weeds just ahead of my canoe. The memory of that duck, rising…
News & Tips: Lessons in Snipe Hunting

Lessons in Snipe Hunting

September 6, 2013
No rabbits. No woodcocks. No quail. The coverts we hunted proved barren on a recent hunt in east Arkansas' Pine Tree Wildlife Management Area. After four hours of brush-busting, we loaded up and…
News & Tips: Expert Advice on Choosing the Ultimate Deer Gun...

Expert Advice on Choosing the Ultimate Deer Gun

July 29, 2013
Selecting a good all-round deer gun can be a daunting task for sure. Some hunters prefer a super-accurate long-range rifle, but such rifles typically are heavy, with long barrels. If you must carry…
News & Tips: Choosing a Shotgun

Choosing a Shotgun

May 9, 2013
Growing up in a farming environment, I learned the importance of having the right tool for the job. Part of my self-imposed duties involved walking the field edges in search of groundhogs. It was my…
News & Tips: Not Your Daddy's Slug Gun

Not Your Daddy's Slug Gun

May 3, 2013
Today's slug-gun hunter has an array of choices in all types of actions.   Pump actions lay claim to the most popular slug guns. These shotguns delver accuracy with the capacity of a fast follow up…