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News
Michael Crites

Taurus Shrinks the TX22 With The New TX22 Compact

Taurus has gone for the rimfire hattrick by introducing the TX22 Compact, which has a non-extended threaded barrel, a 13+1 magazine, uses the Holosun K (RMSc) optics pattern, and fits in the palm of your hand.

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Guides
Michael Crites

The 6 Best Semi-Auto Shotguns

Why use a semi-auto shotgun, and what are the best brands? We break down the pros and cons of semi-automatic shotguns and highlight some great options.

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Pistols & Revolvers
Michael Crites

FN 5.7 Review: The Future Is Now

The FN Five-seveN pistol helped usher in the 5.7x28mm round, but how has it held up? I look at this icon from the last days of the Cold War and weigh the new MK3 MRD variant against today's market.

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News
Michael Crites

Ruger, PROOF Research Team up for Light AR

Further upping their MPR rifle game, Ruger introduced an new model complete with 18-inch PROOF Research carbon-fiber wrapped barrel, Magpul's PRS Lite competition stock, and a .223 Wylde chamber.

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News
Michael Crites

ATF Drops the Hammer on 80% Glock-Style Pistols

While the prevailing ATF opinion was that DIY gun frames were legal to sell without a federally mandated NICS background check as long as they weren't sold in kits, the new guidance says otherwise.

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News
Michael Crites

TSA Bumps Fines to $15K for Guns at Airports

After tallying an all-time high of about 6,600 firearms in carry-on bags at airport security checkpoints this year, TSA is raising the maximum civil penalty for a firearms violation to $14,950.

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News
Michael Crites

CZ Wakes Up, Starts Shipping DWX Pistols

After three years of promising a crossover blend of the CZ75 platform and John Browning’s 1911, CZ says the DWX is now actually in production and will be on shelves in 2023.

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News
Michael Crites

Move Over Wrangler, Ruger Goes Full, Uh, Sheriff?

Ruger has added the standard Wrangle grip to the shorter 3.75-inch barrel format of the Birds-head guns and produced what they call, at least in some literature, a "Sheriff" model.