The Truth About…Shotgun Spread & Shotguns For Home Defense [VIDEO]

Have you seen a movie before? A TV show? You might have the idea that it's effectively impossible to miss with a shotgun. Perhaps that it's the best possible option for home defense? In...
escort SD-X shotgun

Escort’s SD-X 12 Gauge and .410 Modern Sporting Shotguns

From Escort Shotguns . . . The Escort SD-X is part of Hatsan's Versatile Tactical Shotgun series. Available in either 12 ga or .410 cal, this modern sporting shotgun is offered in all black or FDE...
USA Clay Target via Twitter

OUR FUTURE: Clay Shooting Sports are Now the Fastest Growing School Sport

Imagine a school sport where anyone and everyone can participate on a relatively equal footing. A sport where kids in wheelchairs can beat the school jocks, where girls can outscore the guys and where...
Iron Horse Firearms Sentry 12 Pump Action Shotgun

Gun Review: Iron Horse Firearms Sentry 12 Pump Action Shotgun [VIDEO, Too]

That's Stubbs. He's a wild Texas Spiny Lizard who lives in my backyard, and he was drawn to the Iron Horse Firearms Sentry 12 the first time he saw it, just like I was....
Grandfather's Shotgun

An Actual Dream Gun…My Grandfather’s Hand-Me-Down Shotgun

By Have Dash My teenage son's entry into shooting sports began two years ago when my grandfather approached a cousin and asked him to pass down a vintage shotgun. This was noteworthy because my grandfather...
SRM 1216 shotgun

Gun Review: SRM Arms SRM 1216 Semi-Automatic Shotgun

When you get down to it, shotguns are pretty simple, right? It's a smoothbore tube, a (usually) tubular magazine, a stock, and we pretty much call it a day. Well, we'd like to, but...
Beretta 1301 Tactical Shotgun

Beretta’s New and Enhanced 1301 Tactical Shotgun

From Beretta . . . Beretta USA is excited to announce the launch of the new and enhanced Beretta 1301 Tactical, the latest iteration of Beretta’s premier law enforcement and home-defense semi-automatic shotgun series. Engineered to...

Gear Review: Crimson Trace Lasersaddle LS-250G

I thoroughly enjoy my Mossberg Shockwave, but shooting it "from the hip" is fraught with danger when it comes to using it for personal defense. Initially, I mounted a Crimson Trace laser ahead of...

Smith & Wesson Announces the New Dual Tube M&P12 Pullpup Shotgun

From Smith & Wesson . . . Smith & Wesson announced today that it has introduced a new, bullpup-style pump action shotgun: the M&P12. Designed for home protection, the new M&P12 shotgun is packed with features...
Aridus Industries QD-C quick detach shell carrier

Gear Review: The Aridus QD-C Quick Detach Carrier Shotgun Sidesaddle

My shotgun nerdism continues, and I've finally got my hands on an Aridus Industries universal QD-C sidesaddle. I purchased my Benelli M4 over a year ago and have been waiting for these to come...

Beretta Launches the New A300 Ultima Semi-Auto Shotgun

From Beretta . . . Beretta USA is excited to announce the launch of a brand-new semi-automatic shotgun series, the A300 Ultima. The Beretta A300 Ultima features the classic mechanisms of the reliable A300 platform...
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Trap Shooters: Stop Resting Your Shotgun Barrel On Your Foot! [NSFW Image]

As much as we try to minimize risk as gun owners, the shooting sports can still be dangerous. Accidents happen -- I've treated at least one gunshot wound at a shooting competition, and can...