Taylor’s & Co. Firearms Compact 1911 in 9mm

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At fist glance, the Taylor’s and Co. Compact 1911 closely resembles the WWII-era Government models. Only three-quarters the size. The Parkerized finish, the GI thumb safety, the sights and mostly bare…

Gun Review: Henry Color Case Hardened Edition Rifle in .45-70 Goverment

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I’ve been shooting Henry Repeating Arms’ lever guns for decades. I always thought the Silver Series Henry was the all-American gunmaker’s best looking rifle. And it was — until I…

Gun Review: Remington 700 5-R Stainless Threaded Gen 2 Rifle in .308 Win

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The Remington 700 5-R Stainless Threaded Gen 2 is one of the latest additions to their classic 700BDL hinged floor plate design. The short action rifle comes in two barrel lengths:…

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Grizzly Custom Guns 1895 Outback Guide Gun in .45-70 Government

With whitetail season coming up in Texas, I’ve welcomed a slew of lever-action rifles for review. This season, I feel sorry for every lever gun that follows this one. Grizzly Custom…

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Gun Review: Remington 700 American Wilderness Rifle in .30-06

I feel for Remington. In many ways, Big Green is a victim of its own success. The Remington 700BDL in .30-06 is an absolute American classic. Perhaps the American classic. Many…

Gun Review: Stag Arms 10S M-LOK AR-10 Rifle in .308Win

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I’m a big fan of the AR-10 — more so than the AR-15. Before we had a dozen caliber choices, when it was just 5.56NATO or 7.62NATO in Eugene Stoner’s…

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Gear Review: Sightmark Wolverine and XT-3 Magnifier

My name is Jon Wayne Taylor and I’m a glass snob. But I can change. The Sightmark Wolverine Red Dot and XT-3 Magnifier may help me on my journey to budget…

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Question of the Day: How Do You Choose a Gunsmith?

I found the gunsmith I’m using for my dream rifle, Kiote Rifles, at a charity event for the Team 5 Medical Foundation. Kiote had donated a rifle that was of truly…

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The Truth About .30-06

A gunsmith friend of mine recently told me he was considering not renewing his NRA membership. It wasn’t because of the NRA or NRA-ILA’s political posturing. He was reacting to…

Gun Review: Rock Island Armory TCM TAC Ultra FS in .22TCM/9mm

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Rock Island Armory has released a convertible .22 TCM/9mm package. Calling it the capital letter-laden TCM TAC Ultra FS Combo, it’s not much fun say when you’re telling people on the…

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SIG SAUER Stops Production of P320, ‘Voluntary Upgrade’ Details on Monday

SIG SAUER has stopped production of their P320 pistol. Responding to “drop safety” issues, the New Hampshire gunmaker has halted production of one of the company’s most popular handguns until they can…

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Gun Review: Caracal Enhanced F Limited Edition

RF’s tragic on-again, off-again love affair with the Caracal is the stuff of legend. Against all odds, after Caracal recalled and destroyed every pistol they sold in the U.S., the…