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Elwood Shelton

About Elwood Shelton

Elwood Shelton is an online content developer for Gun Digest. He is a gun owner and avid reloader from Colorado. When not at his press or the range he can be found chasing mule deer around the Rocky Mountains.

Colt 1911

Photo Gallery: New Colt Pistols for 2015

Colt has release its new pistols for 2015, which will be showcased at the 2015 SHOT Show. The lineup features a number of line extensions and the introduction of new chamberings of some of the company's more popular models.

Sierra Tipped MatchKing, .30 caliber, 175 gr.

Sierra Releases Tipped MatchKing Bullets

Sierra's MatchKing bullets have grown in renown as among the most accurate projectiles on the market. The company, however, has attempted to improve on the already impressive bullets with a resin-tipped line.

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Video: Defensive Shotgun Patterning

Patterning a shotgun is typically thought of as a hunting exercise. But in this video, famed instructor Clint Smith demonstrates the importance of the practice for a defense smoothbore.