Part of the M1’s sky-high price was due to its extremely low serial number — 7. Photo Rock Island Auction Company.

Eclectic Gun Auction Stirs Up Big Bucks

From 20th Century battle rifles to ornate cap-and-ball revolvers, Rock Island Auction Company’s latest event had something for every stripe of collector.

Defensive shooting calls into a play a much different skill set than those utilized for precision shooting.

Dynamics of Efficient Defensive Shooting

Striving for high levels of precision in a defensive shooting situation has the potential to be detrimental. In fact, there are more important considerations when it comes to defensive pistolcraft.


What to Look for in a Home-Defense Handgun

Not all handguns are right for home defense. In fact, a nightstand gun is going to have a number of features that might make it unwieldy for many other forms of self-defense, such as concealed carry.

The Ithaca 1911s.

Handgun Review: The Ithaca 1911s

Ithaca Gun Company will probably always be known for their slide-action Model 37 shotgun, but the company also produces world-class 1911s.