Stevens Announces Two New 16 Gauge Over/Under Shotguns

Not enough shotgun makers offer guns chambered in sweet-shooting 16 gauge. Lots of shotgunners consider it the Goldilocks of gauges; juuuust right between the kick of 12 gauge and lower pellet count of 20 gauge. Happily, Stevens — Savage’s shotgun brand — has just announced a new 16 gauge 555 Enanced over/under model (there’s also […]

New from Remington: 870 Side Folder

I instantly liked the look of the new 870 Side Folder. The new stock and forend really modernize the Remington 870. The right-side-only folder features an adjustable soft touch cheek piece and Supercell recoil pad. Remington wisely went with a Tapco AK pattern SAW grip. Looks great to me.   The forend has a built […]

My Picks for the The 5 Best Home Defense Shotguns

There are plenty of articles on the “best” of this or that. Those pieces are usually written on specs alone rather than actual experience. In this case, my picks of the best home defense shotguns are based on and limited to my personal experience or that of trusted colleagues. The Essentials Some common attributes of […]

CZ Monday Morning Sneak Peek: Bobwhite G2 SxS Shotgun

Who in their right mind would want a classic-looking (and classy-looking) side-by-side shotgun at a surprisingly low price? Yeah, me too. CZ’s bringing back the Bobwhite. CZ-USA’s comments and a bunch more photos follow . . . The CZ-USA Bobwhite G2 represents the return of our double-trigger side-by-side. With an English-style grip and splinter forend […]