Shotguns

Shooting trap with your over-under or wingshooting with your pump-action, Gun Digest has everything the shotgun enthusiast is after. Expert shotgun articles, reviews, videos and shooting tips are certain to make you more efficient with your shotgun.

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The Remington 870’s Burgeoning Empire

Over 35 countries choose the American-made Remington 870 shotgun, even over their own domestic shotgun manufacturers, for police and military use. That says a lot.

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Did You Win the Limited Edition Collector’s Set?

Thanks to everyone who commented for a chance to win this great Gun Digest collection. After watching the comments roll in for the past several days, I must confess I had no idea that drinking hot eggnog with bourbon was such aberrant behavior!

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Find Out Who Won “Shotguns Assembly/Disassembly”

Thanks to everyone who entered for a chance to win the newest edition of "Gun Digest Book of Shotguns Assembly/Disassembly." Reading the comments, it looks like shotgun cleaning activities are as much a part of this pasttime as actual shooting. Read on to find out who won the book this week.

Gun repair just got easier, with "Shotguns Assembly/Disassembly 3rd Edition"

Giveaway: Win the New “Shotguns Assembly/Disassembly”

Gun repair, maintenance and shotgun cleaning just got easier, with our newest book release, "Gun Digest Book of Shotguns Assembly/Disassembly 3rd Edition." This week, we’re giving away a copy of this must-have gun book to one lucky winner.

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You Won’t Find This Selection at Your Local Gun Store!

With this new release from Gun Digest Books, window-shopping has never been easier. "Gun Digest Illustrated Guide to Modern Firearms" offers a spectacular visual tour of today's hottest rifles, shotguns and handguns. Along with information about each model and insights from Gun Digest editors, this book is a must-have for every gun-lover's coffee table.

Scott Wagner with a survival shotgun

Survival Shotguns: Not Just for CQB

  Editor’s Note: The author offers some great tips for selecting a survival shotgun in this article. Keep in mind you’re not likely to find a literal “survival shotgun” for sale. Survival shotguns are sporting or tactical firearms purposed for preparedness. The shotgun has some marvelous advantages for the person who is preparing for...

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Rethinking the Power of the .410

  For those who think of the .410 as a weak sister to heavier gauges, this is not the case. Lethality Penetration tests in plywood sheets and water cartons yielded travel equal to buckshot from a 20-inch 12-gauge riot gun barrel at the same distance. The main difference between the 00 Buckshot and No....