Category: Shooting

AK-47 vs. AR-15: What’s the Difference?


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Major differences between the world’s most popular guns are more than looks alone. The AR-15 and the AK-47 are both time-tested, high-performing platforms favored almost universally across the globe. How do you decide which one to buy next? This infographic highlights the major differences between the AK-47 and the most common AR-15, chambered in 5.56. While

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What Happens When You Shoot an AK-47 Underwater?

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This experiment will surprise everyone. This video shows that while it is possible to shoot a gun underwater, but we would definitely advise against it. The slow-motion clip shows a great deal of hot gases shooting out of this AK-47 into the water. You can learn a lot from this one. Watch the video below:

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The Iconic Browning 1911, the One That Started It All

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Here are the origins of the classic 1911 pistol. When it comes to American firearms history, the Browning 1911 pistol will go down as one of the most iconic designs of all time. John M. Browning’s simple but highly effective design has seen combat in almost every major war since World War I. It is

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You Can Hunt Anything on the Planet With Just These 4 Guns

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Interested in hunting both small and big game with as few guns as possible? Are you the type of person who sees guns as nothing more than tools for hunting? What if, instead of spending all your money buying new hunting guns, you could just spend that money on additional hunting time instead? If that’s the

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Everything You’ve Wanted to Know About the .357 Magnum Desert Eagle

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.357 Magnum Desert Eagle

This is just about everything you ever needed to know about the .357 Desert Eagle. People either love or hate the Desert Eagle depending on who you talk to. It is an incredible beast of a full-size handgun and it only seems to look normal when you see Arnold Schwarzenegger wielding it in a ridiculous

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3 of the Coolest Sniper Rifles Used By the U.S. Military

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Here are three of the coolest sniper rifles ever used by the U.S. Military. The Armed Forces of the United States have a long and storied history on the pages of firearms folklore. From the Civil War and both World Wars, to operations in Iraq and Afghanistan, sniper rifles have played a key role in

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This Is What Happens When You Shoot X-Acto Knives Out of a Shotgun


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oembed rumble video here Flying knives? That’s right, these guys shoot X-Acto knives out of a shotgun.  These guys took 12 X-Acto knives, wired them together, stuck them to the end of their shotgun round, and then let them fly. WARNING: Don’t try this at home. A 12-gauge shotgun doesn’t need any help getting the job done,

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Aluminum Turbine Shotgun Slugs Shot for the First Time


oembed rumble video here Aluminum turbine slugs out of a shotgun is a pretty interesting concept. These custom-made turbine slugs were quite the work of art, so they had to go through the paces of testing. Shooting a prototype .70-caliber aluminum shotgun slug can get pretty interesting. These custom-made slugs were made on a CNC machine

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Is Shooting a Hornet’s Nest with an Airgun Really a Good Idea?


We’ll spare you the suspense: No, shooting a hornet’s nest with an airgun isn’t a very bright idea. Let’s be honest, airguns are pretty sweet, and can serve some legit purposes. Hunting with them is no longer taboo, and they’re great for places that aren’t set up for full-fledged firearms, or where big guns aren’t

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You Might Be a Gun Nut If…


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WATCH THE VIDEO NOW: oembed rumble video here So, what’s the verdict? If you didn’t turn out to be a gun nut, do you know someone who is? Gun nuts appreciate the little things, like that fine-tuned trigger reset that makes all the difference. One man’s trash is a gun nut’s treasure, especially when it

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