Gun Accessories

Whether it’s finding the best ammunition for your concealed-carry pistol or the top range bag to tote your gear, Gun Digest’s gun accessories section gives you the inside edge. Our experts scour the shooting world to deliver you authoritative reviews, articles and videos helping keep your next purchase on target. AmmoNew ProductsGun BooksScopesFree Ammo DownloadFree Cartridge Basics DownloadFree Shooting Range Accessories DownloadFree AR-15 Optics DownloadFree Book of Reticle Patterns

The Galco VHS, or Vertical Shoulder Holster System is ambidextrous and can be purchased for a wide range of pistol and revolver models.

Shoulder Holsters and Carry Angle

Shoulder holsters can be configured to carry handguns vertically (with the muzzle pointing straight up or straight down), horizontally, or at a 45-degree angle. Grant Cunningham explains the pros and cons.

MTM Case-Gard Ammo Can Combos

Ammo Storage Ideas Done Right

One reason cited for the recent ammo shortage was increased buying and hoarding. If you’re one of those people with cases of ammo lining your garage or closet shelves, protect your investment and store your ammo where it will stay dry and ready to access with one of these 3 new options.

40 Smith & Wesson ammo needs to be taper cripmed.

Cartridge Crimp Styles and Uses

Crimping a cartridge is the final step in producing ammunition and it must be done. But the type of crimp used to hold a bullet in place all depends on the type of ammo you're reloading.

BoomFab aims to give competitive shooters the edge with its Titane titanium bolt carrier.

BoomFab Introduces Lightweight Titanium Bolt Carrier

Competitive shooters are always looking for an edge in their quest to become top gun. BoomFab aims to give them one with the introduction of its ultralight and resilient titanium bolt carrier, perfect for low-mass systems.

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Photo Gallery: Best New Shooting Accessories 2014

Among this year’s crop of great gun gear are some new names along with a few familiar faces, all with products designed to make a day at the range or a hunt afield a fun and hassle-free affair. Here are the top 12 that really caught our eye.