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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.

Steyr recently released the newest version of its bullpup rifle. The AUG A3 M1 offers different rail and optics to better suit the shooter.

Steyr AUG A3 M1 Now Shipping

Steyr's new variation of its bullpup rifle aims to give shooters more flexibility. The rifle has different rail and optics configurations to better fit each shooters needs.

Ruger is taking aim at the value AR market with the release of its AR-556.

Ruger Goes Direct Impingement with AR-556

Ruger has introduced a new AR to its lineup and it's quite a break from what the company has produced in the past. The AR-556 gives shooters a more affordable option, while still offering them plenty of the amenities they've come to expect.

The crimp on a shotgun shell is easy to overlook, but this simple aspect of reloading holds a lot of sway over the ammunition's performance.

Shotgun Shell Crimp Styles and Performance

The crimp on a shotgun shell is almost taken for granted, but it plays important roles in the functioning of the ammunition. From keeping the shot and powder in place to helping control the burn rate, a proper crimp is vital in reloading ammo.