Category: Guns

Moose Hunting Rifle: Calibers, Features, and a Few Suggestions


In search of a good moose hunting rifle? We’ve got some ideas. There’s a lot of choices out there when considering big game hunting guns, but a moose rifle really needs to focus on a few particular things. First and foremost, is it chambered in a round that can handle moose, both from a distance […]

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Weatherby Rifles: The American Firearm and Ammo Company Making Bolt Actions, Shotguns, and Hunting Ammunition

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Here’s a brief history of this storied American gun maker Some people might not know much about Weatherby, Inc., the ammo, rifle, and shotgun company. They are a thoroughly American gunmaker that has been around since the end of the Second World War. Today, this Sheridan, Wyoming-based company can claim it was integral in the […]

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What to Pack for the Shooting Range: A Beginner’s Guide

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There are a few essentials every range bag should include. By the time a new gun owner has found their way to the firing line at the local shooting range for the first time, they’ve already cleared a lot of hurdles. Knowing exactly what to bring in their range bag probably wasn’t something that occurred to them. Most shooters build out their […]

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5 of the Most Memorable Movie Guns From Cinematic History

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Movie Guns

These guns are as famous as the characters who used them. Hollywood uses a lot of guns in movies of every kind. Over the years, some have stood the test of time, becoming as iconic as the characters who wielded them. These are some of the most memorable movie guns in cinematic history, at least as […]

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10 of the Best .243 Winchester Rifles for Deer and Varmint Hunting

Winchester/Savage Arms/ Browning
.243 Winchester Rifles

The .243 Winchester is a great multi-purpose hunting round. Ask any hunter to name five popular deer hunting centerfire rifle calibers and odds are the .243 Winchester will be among the ones they name. Introduced back in 1955, countless hunters have used this round to put game on the table season after season. This round […]

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The Best Gun Bluing Kits

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Best Gun Bluing Kits

If you want to restore an old firearm or touch up wear spots on your favorite gun, these home bluing kits are the way to go. You may have read that a gun has a blued finish, and heard people talking about “bluing” but have never really known exactly what it is. Put simply, bluing […]

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.45-70 Govt: 6 Great Hunting Rifles Chambered for the Classic Big Bore Round

Marlin/Winchester/Sportsman’s Warehouse
.45-70 Govt

The .45-70 Government may be the perfect hunting round.  The world of firearms is one of the few areas of modern society where old ideas never seem to go out of style if they work effectively. That is the case of the iconic round .45-70 Government. First developed back in the late 1800s at the equally […]

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How to Accessorize a Shotgun


It’s true you can go too far, but the right add-ons can greatly increase a scattergun’s capabilities. You can put as much crap on your shotgun as you want. It’s a free country. Some people go overboard, hooking things to every free Picatinny rail spot they can find. While there are a ton of aftermarket […]

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7 Great Hunting Rifle Choices Chambered for .350 Legend

Winchester/Savage Arms/Ruger
.350 Legend

These are some top choices for rifles chambered in .350 Legend. Straight-wall cartridge rifles have really taken off for whitetail deer hunting in the Midwest United States the last few years. Suddenly hunters who have always been regulated to shotguns and muzzleloaders can use guns chambered for centerfire rifle hunting cartridges to extend their range […]

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Leupold VX-6HD Riflescope Boasts Versatility and Ultimate Performance


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The new Leupold VX-6HD Riflescope is scoring high marks in versatility, durability, and reliability. The recently-released VX-6HD riflescope is further proving Leupold’s commitment to first-shot success when it matters most. The VX-6HD’s edge-to- edge clarity is said to provide outstanding brightness, color consistency, and resolution. That means the first moments and last of each day, […]

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