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Close up of the Merkel K-3 action.

The Coolest Guns I Saw At SHOT Show

So many guns and ammo and optics and more at the SHOT show, so little time! Here' my top pick from the first day at the firearms industry's biggest trade show.

Remington VTR Varmint Tactical Rifle

Coyote Hunting Guns, Setup No. 4

A triangular barrel keeps a Remington varmint rifle balanced back nicely in the hand and quickly cooled for repeat action--and there's opportunity for post-holiday close-out price reductions with some discontinued versions.

Rossi Single Shot Youth Size Rifle

Youth Deer Guns, Setup No. 10

The Rossi Single-Shot Youth-Size rifle is not only easy on the wallet, but has the value-added attraction of being able to grow with your child.

Tikka T3 Lite rifle

Youth Deer Guns, Setup No. 8

Gunsmiths in Finland make some of the world's most accurate rifles, with the Tikka brand leading the way in those that are also economical.

Savage Model 11/111 Lady Hunter

Youth Deer Guns, Setup No. 6

Don't let this gun's girly label fool you. The Savage Model 11/111 has a lot to offer for any young shooter, male or female.

Harrington and Richardson Superlight Handi-Rifle Compact

Youth Deer Guns, Setup No. 5

The Harrington & Richardson Superlight Handi-Rifle Compact is a well-designed fit for the youngest hunters, as well as one that's simple and safe to use.

Youth Deer Gun, Setup No. 2

Winchester Model 70 Featherweight Compact For every Ford owner there’s a Chevy owner, as there is Winchester to Remington. If you’re a fan of the Model 70 action and want your kids to follow in your footsteps, then the Model 70 Featherweight Compact is an optimum choice. I’ll be upfront, this gun isn’t on...

American Rifle A Biography

Better Than A First Kiss

Finding the right rifle for a planned adventure is almost as sweet as discovering a Picasso in your grandmother's attic.