The 5 Long Guns I Just Can’t Live Without

By Austin Knudsen A few years ago, I wrote a light piece about the five handguns I couldn’t live without. It was a fun, easy article to write, but even more fun—and unexpected – was...
Mossberg 940 Pro Tactical Shotgun

Mossberg Launches the New 940 Pro Tactical Shotgun

From Mossberg . . . Mossberg has released the newest member of its 940 Pro family of 12-gauge shotguns: the optic-ready 940 Pro Tactical 8-shot autoloading shotgun. Based on Mossberg’s cleaner-running and redesigned gas-operating system,...

Sauer Introduces SL5 Turkey Shotguns

From Blaser Group out of San Antonio, importers of Blaser, Mauser, J.P. Sauer and Sohn, English gunmaker John Rigby & Co., plus Minox optics and Liemke Thermal Optics: San Antonio, Texas (March 15, 2022) – J.P....
Tokarev USA TX3 12HD Retro Riot Gun Shotgun

Gun Reviews: Tokarev USA TX3 12HD Retro Riot Gun

I’m the shotgun nerd around these parts, and that lead me to the SDS Imports and Tokarev USA booth at SHOT Show’s Range Day 2022. There, I handled their TX3 12HD, aka the Retro...
Smith & Wesson M&P 12 Shotgun

Gun Review: Smith & Wesson M&P 12 Shotgun

One of the bigger surprises of 2021 was the release of the Smith & Wesson M&P 12 gauge shotgun. S&W has been out of the shotgun game for a long time, and the company...
Virus Outbreak Australia police

Australian Government Offers Amnesty, Encouraging Aussies to Turn in Their Guns (or Their Neighbors)

In a knee-jerk reaction to a massacre committed by a madman in 1996, the Australian government banned most civilian ownership of firearms. Those still retaining them after all these years face serious penalties if...
Mossberg 940 Pro Turkey shotgun

SHOT Show 2022: Mossberg’s New 940 Pro Turkey Shotgun

I never thought I needed a turkey gun. I’ve hunted turkey, but I just used a standard shotgun and it seemed to work fine. However, I will say I am damn sure attracted to...

Random Thoughts On That First Home Defense Gun

As a firearms and personal defense instructor for just shy of 25 years, I’ve had countless people ask me what’s the best gun for home defense. If only it were so simple. That question...
Mossberg 940 Pro Turkey shotgun

Mossberg Announces New 940 Pro Turkey Semi-Auto Shotguns With 18.5″ and 24″ Barrels

From Mossberg . . . At the core of the 940 Pro platform is a durable gas system that can run up to 1,500 rounds before cleaning and is compatible with factory-manufactured 2.75 or 3-inch...
Henry Single Shot Shotgun (image courtesy JWT for

Gun Review: Henry Single Shot Shotgun in 12 gauge

Although relatively inexpensive, I wouldn't call the Henry Single Shot Shotgun a "budget gun." The folks at Rice Lake, Wisconsin didn't skimp. Leave it to Henry to make the best simple shotgun on the...

Gun Review: Charles Daly AR 410 Upper Receiver

You gotta love the AR-15 as a platform. Even if it can be a bit of a bore in terms of everyone making one, it's such an adaptable, flexible, and ever-evolving platform. It's one of...

Remington Ammunition Brings Back a Limited Run of Peters Paper Shotshells

From Remington Ammunition . . . Remington Ammunition has announced the reintroduction of the nostalgic favorite shotshell of shooters everywhere, Peters Paper. Trap, skeet and sporting clays shooters can now experience the thrill of shooting classic paper loads...