What to Do With Firearms and Ammunition Affected by Flood Waters

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Unfortunately, many gun owners in Texas — and soon to be Florida — will be having to deal with guns and ammo that have been exposed to water. A lot…

NSSF Helping Gun Stores Shore Up Security Measures Against Theft

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By John Bocker, NSSF Security Consultant Team Member Summertime is usually a time of the year when employees and customers alike take time off to vacation and find some mid-year…

Quote of the Day: Hunting as Wildlife Management

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“The science of wildlife management is premised on managing populations; you don’t manage to prevent harm to individual animals in a species. If that is what wildlife management is about,…

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NSSF Partners With American Foundation for Suicide Prevention in New Suicide Education Program

Nation’s Largest Suicide Prevention Organization and the Firearms Industry Trade Association Join Forces, Launch New Education Program to Potentially Save Thousands of Lives This Unprecedented Program Supports the American Foundation for…

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City of Pleasant Hill, CA Owes NSSF, City Arms $400K in Legal Fees

The NSSF is on a roll, legally speaking, in California. Last week they got a favorable ruling in their challenge to the state’s ludicrous microstamping law. Now they’ve managed to…

Springfield Armory Daily Digest: Gunspotting, Gunstealing, and Gunvoting

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Do you telegraph that you’re carrying? How to Spot a Concealed Handgun – “Individuals who carry a handgun professionally are well attuned to the range of mannerisms that can indicate the…

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Infographic: How Big Is The SHOT Show?

The SHOT Show extravaganza is almost here, and all of our email accounts are buzzing with invites, plans, and travel details as we draw a deep breath before taking the…

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NSSF: Gun Sales Jump 17.2% In 2011

According to preliminary sales numbers collected by the ATF and crunched by the National Shooting Sports Federation, 2011 was a record-breaking year for gun sales. Americans bought 17.2% more guns…

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NSSF: Shooting Industry Suffers from 40% Return/Defect Rate

Thanks in no small part to our gavel-to-gavel SHOT Show coverage, TTAG is now acknowledged as the biggest and baddest firearms-related blog out there. Nick and I were a tad…

SHOT Show: NSSF’s War of the Words

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The SHOT Show is run by the National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF). Like our South African friend over at thefirearmsblog.com, the NSSF tries to avoid politics. As did the NRA…

I’ve been interested in how to sight-in a weapon for some time. It’s one of those subjects cloaked in mystery, superstition, science, pseudo-science, alchemy and wives tales (like ballistics and stopping power, I suppose). So my interest was piqued when an email came across my desk from the National Shooting Sports Foundation, with the claim that they had a two-shot method for sighting in your gun. Trouble was, they’re talking about a rifle. With a scope. Still waiting on an easy method to sight-in my 1911. Sigh…

Sighting In.

I’ve been interested in how to sight-in a weapon for some time. It’s one of those subjects cloaked in mystery, superstition, science, pseudo-science, alchemy and wives tales (like ballistics and…

The National Shooting Sports Foundation weighs in on the McDonald ruling, et all. Part the Second after the break.

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More McDonald Analysis: NSSF Speaks Out

The National Shooting Sports Foundation weighs in on the McDonald ruling, et all. Part the Second after the break.