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The Savage 110 Tactical .308 Carbine is a five-shot bolt gun that would do for long-range defense, though it is limited in capacity and speed.  Factory equipped with an Army Digital Camo stock, the Carbine is shown with a Vortex scope and bipod. The tactical carbine is lighter than many sniper rifles currently available.

Is There a “Best Survival Gun” For Home Defense?

When preparing for emergencies and survival situations, many of us will rely on firearms purchased for other purposes, such as hunting, target or informal recreational shooting, or defense of home or self during “normal” times. If you're thinking about the security resources you'd like to have on hand in not-so-unlikely survival situations, keep in...

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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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Giveaway: Limited Edition Gun Digest Collector’s Set

We may not be as popular as Oprah or Ellen (at least not yet), but we do have a few "favorite things," and this month we're giving away several of them! Today's prize is the Gun Digest Store's December special - the Limited Edition Gun Digest Collector's Set.

Read Charles Askins' gun review for the 44 Magnum in the 1957 "Gun Digest"

Looking Back: Col. Charles Askins Reviews the 44 Magnum

Back in the 1957 edition of "Gun Digest," Col. Charles Askins wrote a gun review for the 44 Magnum. It occurs to me that some of us may not have been around to read it then, and it might be fun to introduce new readers to this classic "Gun Digest" material. And for those...

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“Gun Digest” Book Archive Winner Announced

Thanks to everyone who commented for a chance to win the giveaway. It has been great to hear from long-time followers of Gun Digest, others like us who enjoy reading everything we can about guns. And, a hearty welcome to the many newer readers. We're glad you found us, and we hope you like...

Gun Digest: The World's Greatest Gun Book

Gun Digest: Is It a Book or a Magazine??

Those who have been reading "Gun Digest" for some time may be familiar with both the book and the magazine, but for our newer readers, here's a quick primer (and a great offer to save $ when you order both!).

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Giveaway: Win 69 Years of “Gun Digest” Annual Books!!

For fans of Gun Digest old and new, the "Gun Digest 1944-2013 3-Disc Set" is the ultimate collection of “The World’s Greatest Gun Book." This week, we're giving away a "Gun Digest 1944-2013 3-Disc Set" - the entire 69-year Gun Digest Book digital library in pdf format on three discs! - to one lucky...