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Author David Lane

Learning how to shoot at a young age in the Boy Scouts, David now spends most of his time working on or with firearms. Be it shooting, upgrading, building, tinkering, or writing about them - sharing his passion and knowledge of firearms with others is an everyday occurrence.


Pistol

13 Best 9mm Pistols [2021]: Home Defense, CCW, Women, Competition

Our best 9mm pistols review with emphasis on home defense, concealed carry, women, and competition use. All hands-on reviewed with video! (Read)

Observations

AAPI GO, Asian American Gun Group, Fights for 2A

We sit down and chat with Asian American and Pacific Islander Gun Owners co-founder Scott Kane to talk about the advocacy group's mission. (Read)

How-To

[How-To] Zero a Rifle Scope Quickly & Easily

Feeling nervous about getting your new rifle scope on target? No worries, we’re here to help with a complete guide on how to zero a scope. (Read)

Optics & Scopes

Best 3x Magnifiers Under $200 [Real Views]

Have a red dot or holo and want to reach out? We bought the most popular 3x magnifiers and tested clarity, eye relief, mounts, and bang-for-the-buck. (Read)

AR-15

Best Alternative AR-15 Cartridges and Calibers

Looking for a harder hitting AR-15? We cover 5 of the best alternative cartridges and calibers with their pros, cons, and recommended uppers & ammo. (Read)

Sales

Best Father’s Day Gun Sales & Deals [2021]

Father's Day is just around the corner. Get Dad (or yourself) something special by taking advantage of these awesome sales. (Read)

History

A Picture From History: Dogs For Defense

In this Picture From History, we look at how dogs entered service in WWII and their contributions to the war effort then and now. (Read)

History

A Picture From History: Walter Mess

We look at the fascinating life of Walter Mess, an unsung OSS hero of World War II, in our latest dive into history. (Read)

History

A Picture From History: Battle for Hong Kong

We take a look at the impressive might and will of young, undertrained Canadian troops who bravely fought the Japanese Imperial army in Dec. 1941. (Read)

Competition

NRL22 Updates Match Rules for 2021-2022 [Guide]

We take a look at some match updates for NRL22 for the 2021-2022 season. Come see what's changed and what we think this means for the sport. (Read)

Sales

Memorial Day Gun Deals [2021]: Updates Through Monday

Our handpicked Memorial Day deals for 2021 that we're (probably) going to buy ourselves. We'll keep updating every few hours through Monday with more! (Read)

History

A Picture From History: Mujahideen

Continuing our history series, we look at the Mujahideen and their fight against the Soviets in Afghanistan during the 1980s. (Read)

History

A Picture From History: MASH

We take a dive into the history of MASH units and look at their contributions during the Korean War. Come get your learn on! (Read)

Gear Reviews

Crate Club Subscription Box: Tier Breakdown & Review

We take a look at Crate Club -- a subscription box service for the tactical and survival minded. Come read up on the products crammed in these boxes! (Read)
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