Author Archives: Brad Fitzpatrick

You need not stick to hunting grounds close to home, there are some great wingshooting destinations worth checking out.

Three Great Wingshooting Destinations

You've gotten proficient with your shotgun and you're ready to get on some birds. You need not stay close to home to do so, however. Check out these three interesting wingshooting destinations for your next hunt.

Learning the basics of shotgun shooting and practicing often translates to more success in the field.

Six Shotgunning Tips for the Field and Range

Getting a shotgun to hit where you point it can be a challenge. But there are a few tricks of the trade that will get you smashing more clays and bagging more birds the next time you break out your smoothbore.

The 28-gauge is often overlooked, but there are many sweet-shooting guns chambered in this gauge.

The Great 28-Gauge

The 28-gauge has proven its worth on the field and range, and number of manufacturers are turning out nice options in this nifty gauge.

The 725’s steel receiver has a silver nitride finish and high-relief engraving. A duck adorns the right side of the field model, and a pheasant appears on the left. The receiver is narrower than older models, thanks to a smaller diameter full-length hinge pin.

Gun Review: Browning 725

In this Browning 725 review, Brad Fitzpatrick shows how America's favorite over/under shotgun gets a much-welcomed overhaul. The Citori line of shotguns are popular among wingshooters, and the 725’s narrowed receiver is a step forward for these shotguns.

The new FNX-45 pistol.

Handgun Exclusive: FNX-45

FNH USA introduces a new, improved .45 for the civilian market. Gun Digest got the scoop on the FNX-45.