Gun review: Remington 870 SPS SuperSlug 12 Gauge Shotgun

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Living in Texas, I never thought I’d have the need for a dedicated slug gun. Most of the time when I’m shooting I’m surrounded by wide swaths of land. I…

Gun Review: Desert Eagle .44 Magnum/.50AE Combo Caliber Package

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I was in college the first time I shot a Magnum Research Desert Eagle in .50AE. The slide going into battery sounded like a car door slamming shut. Over the next 20…

Editor’s Note on Re-Testing Firearms: Housekeeping

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Jon Wayne Taylor recently re-reviewed the Metro Arms American Classic II .45ACP 1911 (click here for original review). The “new” gun was reliable, save one malfunction. This is not the first…

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Metro Arms American Classic II: UPDATE

In my last review of the Metro Arms American Classic II, I noted numerous first-round failures to feed FMJ ammunition, using multiple magazines. The value-priced made-in-Manilla 1911 had a lot…

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Gun Review: Bersa BP9CC 9mm Handgun

With an ever-increasing population of concealed carriers, the U.S. market is lousy with single-stack, sub-compact pistols. I don’t think we’re anywhere near saturation, either. Which opens up the doors to…

Gear Review: JMT AR-15 80% Composite / Polymer Lower

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TTAG’s readership is a well-informed crowd. So I’ll spare you an explanation of the purpose(s) of an eighty percent lower. I will say, however, that if you’re not making at…

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Gun Review: GSG MP40 9mm

A phone call from my FFL woke me up. “Your special order just came in, it’s a German Sport Guns MP40 in 9mm.” He sounded a bit confused. I rushed…

Gun Review: IWI Tavor X95 in 300 Blackout

From the moment the Israeli-made Tavor hit our shores, it was a major hit. Why not wield a fantastically compact rifle — meeting the NFA’s minimum overall length restriction by…

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Gun Review: TrackingPoint M400XHDR

From the beginning, TTAG’s Armed Intelligentsia has complained that TrackingPoint’s automated firing technology’s not worth the considerable stack of cash needed to own it. For the same price as a…

Gun Review: Ruger Gunsite Scout Rifle in .308 Win

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According to Col. Jeff Cooper, a scout rifle should be magazine-fed, bolt action, chambered in a full-powered rifle caliber, relatively short-barreled, and designed to run iron sights or a low-zoom…

Gun Review: Kalashnikov USA KS-12 Shotgun

There’s something undeniably rugged about the AK-47 design. Intended to be used by relatively untrained conscripts and maintained less frequently than Robert’s guns (if that’s even possible) it keeps working…

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Gun Review: Wilson Combat AR-10 Recon Tactical in 6.5 Creedmoor

I shot my first AR-10 in 2009. When I pulled the trigger on the LaRue Tactical Optimized Sniper Rifle, my first shot at 100 yards went a little high. Even…