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…

US Expands Russian Sanctions to Include MOLOT VEPR Firearms

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Back in 2015 the Obama administration banned companies from doing business with the Russian company Kalashnikov Concern, one of the popular manufacturers of Russian made AK rifles. That’s why Kalashnikov…

Revealed: What D.C. Criminals Are Carrying

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Colbert I. King is an “opinion writer” at The Washington Post’s. As opposed to? When it comes to the WaPo firearms-related coverage, facts are in short supply. But wait! Mr. King’s article The…

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Revolving Shotgun to Fight Boko Haram in Nigeria

In this widely circulated image of Aisha Gombi Bakari, you can see the homemade revolving shotgun that she uses to hunt Boko Haram Islamic terrorists.  The lock up does not…

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Benelli at the 2017 Firearms Festival. Come and Shoot It!

The 2017 Texas Firearms Festival will be held on the weekend of September 30 and October 1 at Best of the West Shooting Sports (just outside of Austin). Click here…

The World is Turning to 9mm, so is the Short Lane Shotgun Adapter

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Major Van Harl USAF Ret writes [via ammoland.com]: European military and police have been using 9mm ammo in their handguns and machine pistols since WWI. The U.S. military switched from their…

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Thanks to Texas HB 1819 85R, I’ll Finally Be Able to Buy a Mossberg Shockwave…Or That Remington TAC-14

I went to my local gun store the other day to see about ordering a Mossberg Shockwave. Imagine my surprise when the salesman told me that they’re not legal in…

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Gun Review: IAC Hawk 981 Shotgun

I was wandering through my local gun store the other day and saw a pistol grip 12 gauge pump with an 18.5” barrel with Hawk 981 stamped on its side….

Kalashnikov KS-12 Shotgun: Shooting Impressions

Mike Rogers of Lone Star Arms writes: After range testing the Kalashnikov USA KS-12 over the weekend, I’m still impressed. It ran beautifully with high pressure ammo, and didn’t cycle…

Kalashnikov USA KS-12 Shotgun: First Impressions

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Mike Rogers from Saiga modifier Lone Star Arms has his first USA KS-12 shotgun. Here are his first impressions . . . Well the UPS guy showed up today with a…

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Cold Blooded Murder Shows Effectiveness of .410 Shotgun

Many members of TTAG’s Armed Intelligentsia — your correspondent included — keep a 12-gauge shotgun for home defense. As I’ve pointed out many times, it’s a fearsome weapon. But it’s…

Hesitation Kills: Self-Defense Tip

Speed, surprise and violence of action. Bad guys use it. So should you. Case in point [via fox13now.com]: According to police, officers were called to a unit at the Aspenwood…