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Finding Everything You Need at the Gun Store

How to Get the Most From Shopping at a Gun Store While gun stores are best known for selling firearms, there is a range of other products that most gun stores will carry. Based on their unique market and products, these stores also have a number of [...]

The Benefits of Gun Ownership

The Benefits of Gun Ownership Owning a gun, learning to shoot it effectively, maintaining gun responsibility, and spending time at the range can be incredibly rewarding. You’ve purchased your new firearm, taken the required safety classes, and you’re ready to work your way through a bevy of [...]

How Does Shooting a Firearm Make You Feel?

How Does Shooting a Firearm Make You Feel? Ask any shooting enthusiast to tell you about their first time firing a gun and they’ll likely say it was “granddad’s .22” or “my uncle’s deer rifle.” Sometimes you’ll find the first time an individual had an opportunity to [...]

Shooting Range Best Practices

Shooting Range Best Practices Whether you are a seasoned weapons expert or a rookie to the range, there are some general safety guidelines and useful tips that should be followed when handling firearms. Range instructors are there to help guide you and should be listened to at [...]

Shooting Tips for Better Accuracy

Whether you’re trying to tighten up your shot for competition or defense, or both, it’s a learning process every step of the way. Beginners and advanced marksmen can become more accurate by following these 5 shooting tips. Know your rifle Mastering your firearm of choice is the [...]

Proper Steel Target Shooting Safety

When hunting, engaging in shooting sports, or using a firearm in anyway, safety should always be your main concern. If you’re even the least bit experienced, you probably know the Cardinal Rules of Firearm Safety, as well as the importance of wearing proper personal protective equipment, such [...]

What is a Reactive Target?

Reactive Targets Reactive Targets provide instant feedback and discipline the shooter to keep their sights on the target in preparation for follow-up shots.  Many military and law enforcement ranges use reactive steel targets for firearms training.  Designs that utilize a torso shape front plate are commonly referred [...]

10 Essential Items to Pack in Your Shooting Range Backpack

You could go to your local shooting range and there rent all the equipment and you need. However, doing it like this is going to cost a premium, especially if shooting is one of your favorite hobbies. Rather than going that route, it would be far better to build your [...]

Is Target Shooting A Hobby or A Necessity

Is Target Shooting A Hobby or A Necessity What shooting a gun means for one person, means something entirely different for the next. Carrying, owning and shooting firearms have a rich history not only the U.S., but pre-dating our country and tracing all the way back to [...]

Guideline for Shooting Targets on Public Lands

Guideline for Shooting Targets on Public Lands Some states allow the public to shoot steel targets on public lands. Before shooters head out to their nearby public land management areas, it is important to check each states’ rules and regulations. Generally, areas that are open for shooting [...]