The Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) is a small government-chartered organization that aims to cultivate youth firearms safety and training, funded by selling Army surplus M1 Garands and M1911 pistols. Here’s how to get it on it.
Get More Out of Your Gun Time.
Our mission is simple: help people get more out of their gun time.
Gun time, or the time spent with our firearms, should be quality time. It should be an opportuntiy for learning, engrossing, and — ultimately — loads of fun.
Making the most of your gun time means 1) learning some basic information about safety, 2) developing a few skills, and 3) getting your hands on the right gear.
Our aim is to provide all three in an unbiased, unintimidating way. Meet the team.
While it's hyperbolic to say budget shotguns are a dime a dozen, there are a LOT of shotguns targeting the sub-$500 market, with GForce's GF2P among their legions. We put it to the test.
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Nexbelt is a newer company, just seven years in at this point, but the Rancho Cucamonga upstart is taking the
The National Association of Sporting Goods Wholesalers, kind of the smaller, quieter brother of the NSSF, has crunched the data and found that sales of "Micro 9" pistols are steadily climbing the charts.
Those Italian shotgun experts in Gardone have flexed their way to another interesting modern design with classic styling: the Ultraleggero.
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“223 Remington” & “5.56x45mm NATO” designations are often met with indifference — like there’s no real difference between the two. We point out that there is, indeed, meangingful diffrences to be aware of.
Magpul has been behind some of the most reliable firearm
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Buckle up, we’ll walk you through it.
The Glock 22 (along with its siblings, the compact G23 and subcompact G27) are Glock’s .40 Auto pistols and have been LE staples across the US for decades, but is a G22 right for you?
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Everyone knows the upper and lower on most ARs are comprised of aluminum, but how much do you know about why aluminum is the AR's metal of choice? Belly up to the bar, friend. It’s smelting time.
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Keeping your guns clean is critical to performance and longevity, so we pulled together a best practices guide for ensuring your guns are operating their best.
Guns can be used not only for ensuring personal and family security but also for a fun hobby. But for anyone who owns a gun, safe storage and cleaning as well as proper handling are vital.
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When Magpul approached us about taking a look at their DAKA pouches, cans, and bags, we couldn’t pass up the chance to torture test some of their latest gear.
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The Ruger 10/22 has become easily one of the most successful rifles of all time. It’s reliable, affordable, and has
There are a lot of long-range two-way radios out there, so we dove down the rabbit hole, researching top models to help keep you in backcountry communication — whether hunting, hiking, or camping.
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We’re big on gun safety around here, and for some folks storing a firearm safely
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Rifle scopes come in a huge variety of prices, options, sizes, and features – but they’re generally all designed with one goal in mind – hit the target. We break down the best glass around.
There are a lot of optics brands out there, so when Maven Optics asked us for an honest take on their products we were happy to put them to the test. Prepare to meet your new favorite glass.
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