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How to Improve 1911 Pistol Accuracy: Get a New Barrel

A lot of pistol modifications do not produce tangible benefits. A 1911 pistol barrel upgrade

Charles E. Petty

Does a Rough Bore Mean Poor Accuracy?

Sometimes, a dark or rough bore indicates a neglected, corroded or worn-out barrel. In these

Brad Miller, Ph.D.

Choosing the Right Shotgun Gauge

.410 Bore Like most youngsters growing up during what I fondly describe as the era of

Layne Simpson

Common Ballistic Terms You Need to Know

Long-range shooting is one of the biggest trends on today's shooting scene, big enough that

Joseph von Benedikt

How to Shoot for Accuracy

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

Layne Simpson

How to Choose a Scope for Rifles

Whether hunting broad-reaching beanfields or river-bottom timber, African svelt or frosty

Layne Simpson

Can You Shoot an Unarmed Attacker?

The author, David Kenik, is not an attorney and this article is not legal advice. The

David Kenik

10 Signs It's Time to Buy a New Gun

We all experience it. If you're the kind of guy that's reading this, you know what I mean: the

Joseph von Benedikt

Pistol Recoil Reduction: Ports vs. Compensator

A breakdown on how to reduce pistol recoil with ports and compensators, but which is best?

Brad Miller, Ph.D.

Installing Aftermarket Barrels in Glock Compensated Pistols

Aftermarket barrels are quite the rage for some guns. A new barrel can transform your pistol

Brad Miller, Ph.D.

Super Powered: Battery Basics for Firearm Accessories

It's hard for me to wag my finger at other shooters for not having a basic understanding of

Brad Fitzpatrick

How Balancing Semi-Auto Pistol Recoil Spring Rate with Ammo Affects Timing

Recoil spring rate must be balanced with the ammunition in order to keep the gun running

Brad Miller, Ph.D.

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