Gun Review: Kalashnikov USA KS-12 and KS-12T Shotguns

TTAG’s Nick Leghorn did a solid review of his Saiga 12 experience back when it was still imported from the motherland. After 2014, Kalashnikov USA became its own boy, independent of mommy. Today, Kalashnikov USA makes the KS-12 true to the original Russian Saiga design, but with a consistent quality rarely found across the former […]

Joe ‘Buy A Shotgun’ Biden Opens 26-Point Lead Among Dems

Six weeks ago, we covered Creepy Joe Biden’s intention to join the race for the Democrat nomination for president in 2020. Sure enough, the king of gaffes, plagiarism and inappropriate touching has entered the race and The Hill reports he has surged to a big lead among Democrat voters. Days after announcing his presidential candidacy, […]

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 […]