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If you're going to be a good DIY gunsmith, you need at least a few critical tools.10 Must-Have Tools for the DIY Gunsmith

10 Must-Have Tools for the DIY Gunsmith

If you're going to be a good DIY gunsmith, you need at least a few critical tools.

Joseph von Benedikt

 This vintage rimfire rifle has been described by firearms historians as looking like Vintage Rimfire: Savage Model 1903

Vintage Rimfire: Savage Model 1903

This vintage rimfire rifle has been described by firearms historians as looking like

Joel J Hutchcroft

 Colt introduced a modernized Lightweight Commander in 2016, which certainly proves that what's oldReview: Colt Lightweight Commander 1911

Review: Colt Lightweight Commander 1911

Colt introduced a modernized Lightweight Commander in 2016, which certainly proves that

Evan Brune

Every serious rifleman has his own procedure for accuracy-testing rifles. Here's how our match-winning, worldwide-hunting, venerable field editor does it.How to Shoot for Accuracy

How to Shoot for Accuracy

Every serious rifleman has his own procedure for accuracy-testing rifles. Here's how our

Layne Simpson



My professional relationship with hollow-point handgun bullets began when the Dallas Crime LabHollowpoints: Myths & Facts

Hollowpoints: Myths & Facts

My professional relationship with hollow-point handgun bullets began when the Dallas Crime

Allan Jones



When I look down a barrel, I want to see a smooth, shiny bore. Polished lands and grooves are aDoes a Rough Bore Mean Poor Accuracy?

Does a Rough Bore Mean Poor Accuracy?

When I look down a barrel, I want to see a smooth, shiny bore. Polished lands and grooves

Brad Miller, Ph.D.

For reloading .44 Mag ammo, there are several powder options. Faster-burning powders are better for practice loads while the slow-burners are better for maximum velocities. Here's some .44 Mag load data to get you started..44 Mag Load Data

.44 Mag Load Data

For reloading .44 Mag ammo, there are several powder options. Faster-burning powders are

Layne Simpson



Some of us are tinkerers at heart and enjoy working on our guns. It's interesting and educationalCutting & Crowning a Barrel with Hand Tools

Cutting & Crowning a Barrel with Hand Tools

Some of us are tinkerers at heart and enjoy working on our guns. It's interesting and

Brad Miller, Ph.D.



A laser training device? For AR-15 rifles? Such would surely satiate even Doctor Evil's lust forReview: LaserLyte AR Trainer

Review: LaserLyte AR Trainer

A laser training device? For AR-15 rifles? Such would surely satiate even Doctor Evil's lust

Joseph von Benedikt

Lincoln County, New Mexico, is one of those places that have a mystical feel.On the Lincoln County Patrol

On the Lincoln County Patrol

Lincoln County, New Mexico, is one of those places that have a mystical feel.

Bart Skelton


The Free State of Jones is a remarkable instance of secession within secession, a rebellion forThe Shotgun that Built the Free State of Jones

The Shotgun that Built the Free State of Jones

The Free State of Jones is a remarkable instance of secession within secession, a rebellion

Evan Brune



For 2016, Kimber America introduced the Micro 9, which joins ranks with the .380 MicroFirst Look: Kimber Micro 9mm

First Look: Kimber Micro 9mm

For 2016, Kimber America introduced the Micro 9, which joins ranks with the .380 Micro

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