Noted and award-winning author Wayne van Zwoll succinctly explains why calling your gun–and my gun, and their guns–“weapons” is a problem. “… I take exception to the use of ‘weapon’ in describing firearms never intended to be weapons—and even those that were. ‘Weapon’ has nothing to do with a mechanism or a firearm type....
There are a number of things that were unique to the Remington Model 870 when it first appeared. Many have remained through the years, but there were a few unusual features that have not survived the test of time.
A look at the cute little .300s in AR-style rifles: the .300 AAC Blackout and .300 Whisper from the Gun Digest Book of the AR-15 Volume 4.
Any semi-automatic shotgun gives you one big advantage over pumps: the ability for double-tap, rapid fire shots. But that's not all.
Ranchers and others in need of a tool to control burgeoning coyote numbers will love this handy and accurate semi-auto rifle from Ruger, in today's Coyote Guns, Setup No. 6.
This classic field gun still serves many. But these days specific models can be difficult to find.
After taking a poll on Facebook about what my readers would like to see me tackling on this Gun Digest blog, I got a thorough weigh-in on the want for complete hunting setups—gun, ammo, optics and accessories. I also took a pulse on just exactly what types of setups everyone wanted to see, and...
The selection of double barrel shotguns for tactical use is somewhat limited. However, the simple and reliable break-action of a side-by-side shotgun is still a top contender for home defense.
Buckshot is the shotgun load people fear most. But is it appropriate for interior home defense work?