The Joy of Shooting Pumpkins [VIDEO]

Not that long ago, I was driving my family home when I noticed a flash of orange from the ditch on opposite side of Highway 282 just a few miles from our home. I knew immediately what that flash meant, so I whipped into the first turn-around spot I reached, and headed back to where […]

How To Dye Your Polymer Gun Parts

Over the last couple years I have featured a couple of AR builds here on TTAG and elsewhere that had Russian Bakelite colored stocks and mags. Some people really loved the look of them and I have subsequently found my images “borrowed” and used on social media by shameless charlatans. Over that time I was […]

This is Why Cars Aren’t Powered by Gunpowder

Have you ever wondered why we don’t use gunpowder to run the internal combustion engine? Neither did we. But the gearheads at Jalopnik apparently have a lot of time on their hands. If gunpowder can get a bullet moving with great speed very quickly, why not a car? Well, it turns out you’d need a lot of […]

Glassmaking Company Gifts Guns and Training to Their Employees for the Holidays

BenShot, the Wisconsin-based company famous for making glassware embedded with real bullets, is going above and beyond this holiday season to make sure each one of its employees has both the means and requisite safety training to own a firearm. The staff, which includes several military veterans, is obviously pro-2A. However, after co-owner Ben Wolfgram found […]

The Spookiest Reactive Targets to Shoot This Halloween

As far as we’re concerned, shooting zombies beats trick-or-treating eleven times out of ten. Here are a few seasonal-appropriate reactive targets to make this year’s Halloween even more fun for kids (and adults, too). Birchwood Casey “Darkotic” Zombie Chef and Masked Zombie Targets (8 for $10) These come from the creators of the iconic Shoot-n-C targets that […]