Tactical

Whether it’s a peek at a new AR package or a review on the best concealed carry handguns, Gun Digest’s tactical section has you covered. Expert videos, articles and blogs give you the latest scuttle on everything from sniper rifles to the hot new tactical accessories. Tactical TrainingTactical AccessoriesTactical OpticsTactical/Military Arms BlogAR-15 Pistons DownloadAR-15 Maintenance Download

The 5.56 NATO chambered Ruger Scout Rifle in stainless steel.

A Ruger Scout Rifle In 5.56 NATO?

The successful Ruger Scout Rifle — originally chambered in the heavier-hitting .308 cartridge — will now be offered in 5.56 NATO, making it both a practical scout-style rifle for tactical use and a sweet varmint hunting rig.

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First Impressions, Range Test of the Glock 19 Gen 4

When it comes to 9mm pistols, few guns have reached the heights of the Glock 19. Check out this video to see how the 4th generation of this futuristic handgun — which has been available long enough now to pass the test of time — performs on the range.

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Maximizing Semi-Auto Handgun Performance

There are reasons why autoloaders are more popular than revolvers today. However, many fail to maximize semi-auto handgun performance by overlooking firepower and shootability.