Category Terminology

Terminology

Ballistic Coefficient: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know

Don't be confused the next time you hear "ballistic coefficient" tossed around by long-range shooters. We'll cover why it's one of the most important numbers if you want to step up your long-distance shots. (Read)

Ammo

Best AR-15 Ammo [2019]: Range & Home Defense

Find out the best ammo for your AR-15 for range plinking or home defense. We'll cover cheap FMJ rounds, steel penetrator rounds, and even hollow points for maximum knockdown power. (Read)

AR-15

Best AR-15 Piston Uppers & Conversion Kits [2019]

Everyone and their mom makes a piston AR-15 now. We go over the pros/cons of going piston, the best piston AR-15 uppers, and also the best conversion kits. (Read)

Gun Laws

California Assault Weapon Registration: SB 880 Explained

Confused by California's assault weapon registration? We break everything down from featureless builds to new bullet buttons, AR/AK Pistols, and more. (Read)

Terminology

Semi-Auto vs Full-Auto Guns: Definition, Laws, and Pricing

Quickly find out the difference of semi-auto vs full-auto guns. Plus some interesting history, current laws, and the insane pricing of full-auto guns. (Read)

Shooting

Best Slide Lock Reload Method: Slide Release vs Slingshot

Slide release or slingshot...what's the best slide reload method? We quickly cover what each entails and the pros/cons so you choose the best for yourself. (Read)

Shooting

Trigger Reset: Slapping the Trigger Guard vs Riding the Reset

What's the best trigger reset method? We'll walk through slapping the trigger guard vs riding the reset so you can choose the best way for you and your gun. (Read)

Rifle

What’s a Scout Rifle and Do I Need One?

Learn what makes a scout rifle, when would you ever really need one, and recommended models that live up to the stringent specs. (Read)

Gun Laws

What is the California Roster of Handguns?

Learn what exactly is the California Roster of Handguns Certified for Sale, its brief history, and the current state of legislation. (Read)

Ammo

Federal M vs XM (5.56) and XM193 vs XM855

Confused? We quickly explain XM193 vs M855, X vs XM, 193 vs 855, penetration differences, and more. Plus our favorite brand recommendations for each. (Read)

Pistol

What is Limp Wrist Shooting a Gun and How to Correct

Learn what is limp wrist shooting, why it happens, and several techniques on how to correct it. Complete with helpful diagrams and videos. (Read)

Beginner's Guide

How Guns Work

How do guns work?!? We'll quickly cover how they work, components of a bullet, various actions, and loading mechanisms. (Read)

Terminology

Difference Between Gun Magazine vs Clip: Don't Be a Noob

Quickly find out the difference between clip and magazine for guns. Also, some historic examples and why does anybody really care? (Read)

AR-15

What is an AR-15 Dissipator?

Learn what exactly is an AR-15 dissipator, its pros/cons, whether the design is still useful in this day and age, and recommended models. (Read)
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