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One thing I have always appreciated while hunting grouse was having a light and maneuverable shotgun to make trudging through the Minnesota woods just a little bit easier. All my life I have had the same 20 gauge youth pump-action shotgun and I specifical...

Good gear is a must when in the outdoors especially as a big game hunter. If your job is to skin and quarter a large animal in the field, a sharp cutting tool is a must. Not only does a dull blade not get the job done efficiently, it is dangerous. Admitte...

(Image: Screenshot from toilet wax rings as bullet lube video) I’m not sure how I went this long without knowing about YouTuber FortuneCookie45LC, a fellow who’s been accused of being “the Mr. Rogers of reloading” — a title that seems pretty accurate. Bu...

(Image: Screenshots from 2020 ammo shortage video) When it comes to ammo shortages, the USA has seen several in recent years — but 2020’s plethora of panic points has spurred ammo-buyers to new heights of ammo purchasing. And from that comes rumors… ridi...

Silencers used to be thought of as mysterious, unobtainable items that no one actually owned, but that mindset has been shifting dramatically in the last 10 – 20 years. With the advent of the American Suppressor Association (ASA) being a voice for hu...

As we get closer to the end of the year we are inevitably going to see more new products unveiled leading into SHOT Show season (SHOT Show 2021 has been cancelled due to COVID). One of the 1st major announcements is a NEW cartridge – 6.8 Western – which w...

(Image: Screenshot from video/world record non-typical whitetail taken by a female) On September 6, 2020, 14-year-old Paslie Werth reportedly set a world record simply by squeezing a trigger, cleanly harvesting a 42-point world record non-typical whiteta...

(Image: NDA/deer with fangs and facial stripes) I recently ran across an interesting article on the NDA website about a whitetail deer with odd face markings and canine teeth, claiming it “was a throwback to extinct whitetail ancestors.” Personally, I th...

(Image from exploded barrel Facebook post) A post recently surfaced on my Facebook feed that can serve as a good reminder for all shooters; if any rounds sound weak or otherwise fail to fire, check your firearm’s bore before you try to fire it again. Th...

The FN 1900 conceived from John Moses Browning’s brain is the footprint for the modern-day handgun. It had the greatest and most notable innovation in that its action was straight blowback with a slide! It was forward-thinking enough to not only have a co...

So, here we are roughly 1 week away from Christmas and you dropped the ball – completely. You forgot to get your father, your wife, your best hunting buddy, or your sister a Christmas gift that speaks to their love of the outdoors and hunting. It might be...

Being “gangster” these days is hip slang for being on the top of your game. It does not have to imply anything negative. For deer hunting purposes, think of it in the most positive realm as being the best you can be. So, how do you get there? How do you b...

How many years have you been hunting, fishing, or maybe just enjoyed being outdoors and observing wildlife? For me it has been a lifetime, as I suspect it has been for many folks reading this. Having grown up in a rural community and then worked as a stat...

Welcome to our recurring series of “Curios Relics.” Here, we want to share all of our experiences, knowledge, misadventures, and passion for older firearms that one might categorize as a Curio & Relic  – any firearm that is at least 50 years...

Gunbroker.com is going to be making some changes as 2020 comes to a close. Some of these changes look to be great additions to the online firearms auction website while others perhaps seem more troubling to the average consumer. Gunbrokler will soon...

The what? For many shooters, even otherwise knowledgeable pistoleers, the 38 Super is not a well-known pistol cartridge. It was at one time the hottest thing going especially in organized practical pistol matches all over the country. Why it has died a sl...

A new, portable AR-15 Rifle retention system has made its debut in the way of the SCOTTLOCK. The SCOTTLOCK is designed to be a portable and secure rifle retention system that allows your AR-15 rifle to be stowed within your vehicle, but also allows it to...

BJ and his company Without Warning are focused on improving and simplifying the precision rifle experience. His Australian based company have recently come out with a brand new invention that combines both a muzzle brake and a harmonic barrel tuner dubbed...

As much as it seems 2020 has been a proverbial dumpster fire on wheels some good things have come of it. One is an online product for gun owners I recently discovered. It’s called ShotTrackers, and it’s an easy, one-stop repository for all your gun, ammo,...

Savage Arms has just unveiled its latest camouflage pattern for their RENEGAUGE Shotgun. For those that live throughout the West and Midwest locations of North America. The RENEGAUGE Shotgun has been a popular choice for waterfowl hunters across the natio...