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Competition

Competition Shooting Overview: How to Shoot for Fun, Fame, and Funds

Getting started in competition shooting can be a daunting prospect. We've laid out the basics of each competition to make getting started a little easier. (Read)

AR-15

Cheapest AR-15 Complete Rifles & Builds

Want a reliable AR-15 for not a lot of cash? We cover the cheapest (but not cheaply made) complete AR-15s and build parts so you can pew pew on a budget. (Read)

Buyer's Guide

Best Batons for Self-Defense: The Good, the Bad, & What to Buy

Batons have been used for hundreds of years. Find out the pros/cons of batons and then a couple of our favorite choices for self-defense! (Read)

Beginner's Guide

9 Best Shooting Drills: Pistol, Rifle, Shotgun

Want to shoot better? We've got the most effective drills for pistol, rifle, and shotgun. Plus, tips on how to run them, make them harder, and favorite gear. (Read)

Beginner's Guide

Best Handgun for Beginners & Home Defense [2023]

Not sure what to get? Learn how to choose the best caliber (9mm), size, sights, & safety options for you. Plus hands-on with our best handgun picks. (Read)

AR-15

11 Best AR-15s: Ultimate Guide [2023 Hands-On]

Want to find the best AR-15 for you? We start with how they work and important specs. Then we cover the best brands/models for all budgets. (Read)

Ammo

8 Best Places to Buy Ammo Online [2023]

So many online ammo sites! We've bought from them all and these are the best. Plus specific recommendations of the best ammo for your caliber and possible shipping restrictions. (Read)

AR-10

Best AR-10 Calibers: 8 Power Packing Rounds for Hunting & Competition

We run through a list of AR-10 calibers perfect for hunting and competition. Come see which rounds we recommend. (Read)

Buyer's Guide

9 Best 9mm Pistols [2023]: Home Defense, CCW, Competition

What are the best 9mm pistols on the market? We run through some of our favorites for home defense, concealed carry, and competition. (Read)

Beginner's Guide

[Guide] Sight Picture & Eye Dominance: Shoot Better

Quickly discover your eye dominance for shooting in less than 60 seconds and learn proper sight alignment, holds, and where to focus on your front sight. (Read)

How-To

[Guide] How to Grip a Pistol: Pictures & Video

Want to shoot better? You've got to have a proper pistol grip. We cover exactly what makes a good grip for both semi-auto and revolvers. (Read)

Buyer's Guide

8 Best Military Surplus Rifles & Shotguns (You Can Still Buy)

Owning the newest rifles can get expensive quickly. Fortunately, there are a number of affordable military surplus rifles to help you scratch that "new gun" itch. These are our favorites. (Read)

Prepping

[How-To] Build a Family Bug Out Bag

The zombie horde creeps towards you and you need to GTFO...but you have kids. What do you do? Grab your family bug out bag, of course! (Read)

Shooting

Trigger Discipline, Pull, & Control [Beginner’s Guide]

Learn proper trigger discipline and control, stages of a trigger pull, and the top 3 ways to get a better trigger pull. (Read)
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