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Chad Adams

About Chad Adams

Chad Adams is the author of the Complete Guide to 3-Gun Competition, available at GunDigestStore.com. He's been involved in firearms journalism since 1998. He serves as vice president of the National 3-Gun Association. This gives him an insider view of 3-gun competitions.

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Need Backup! Secondary Iron Sights for AR-15s

Ever since tactical and practical shooters began putting glass on rifles to serve as the primary sighting system, they began to search for better ways to back up the optics with iron sights.

Timer in 3-Gun Competition

3-Gun Competition 101: An Introduction to America’s Fastest Growing Shooting Sport

The sport of 3-gun competition falls within the discipline known as “action shooting,” which really is a politically correct term for practical shooting, the sport based on the quest for a higher level of combat shooting. While action shooting has been formally presented in America now for several decades, it has taken various shapes.