Shooting Gear Reviews

Below you’ll find all of our gun & gear reviews.  We aim for objectivity, helpfulness, and comprehensiveness. 

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Range Gear

We cover all the bits and bobs that make shooting better, easier, and safer.

Best-of Lists

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The Best Range Bags

Whether or not you’re OCD about organizing your gear on range trips, a range bag is great for hauling around

Gunsmithing

All the stuff you need to build, service, maintain, or enhance your firearms. 

Roundup Lists

Best 300 Blackout Upper Receivers - Cover

The Best .300 Blackout Uppers

Who makes the best .300 Blackout upper receivers? Despite all of the lasers, tech accessories, and modern features, the AR

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The Best Shotgun Suppressors

Shotguns are some of the most versatile and most useful firearms ever created. They’re excellent weapons for hunting, general fun

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The Best .308 Muzzle Brakes

If you own or are in the process of outfitting a .308 rifle, pretty soon you’ll realize that the .308

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Tactical Gear

Products designed to offer the look, functionality, and capability needed for law enforcement, first responders, tactical operators and recreational enthusiasts.

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Best EDC Knives - Cover

The Best EDC Knives

[Related] The Tactical Gear (all budgets and price points) What are the best EDC knives? Every day carry (EDC) knives

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The Best Tactical Pants

[Related] The Best Concealed Carry Pants (all budgets and price points) Tactical pants are different from your everyday casual trousers. 

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The Best .300 Blackout Uppers

Who makes the best .300 Blackout upper receivers? Despite all of the lasers, tech accessories, and modern features, the AR platform is more than half

The Best Pistol-Caliber Carbines

What is the best pistol-caliber carbine? Increasingly popular in the past 20 years, pistol caliber carbines or PCCs offer a lot of benefits to the

The Best Backup Iron Sights (BUIS)

What are the best backup iron sights (BUIS)? For most of us, our rifles are only as effective as our optics. But if your optics

The Best 6.5 Creedmoor Rifles

What is the best 6.5 Creedmoor rifle? Today, shooters have a choice between an increasingly large variety of calibers that are designed to be good

The Best Shotgun Suppressors

Shotguns are some of the most versatile and most useful firearms ever created. They’re excellent weapons for hunting, general fun and target shooting, and of

The Best AK-47 Rifles

The Increasingly American Kalashnikov For generations, the AK-47 was the spooky gun in grainy TASS footage of May Day parades in Red Square, or seen

The Best Bolt Action Rifles

What are the best bolt action rifles available? Firearms come in a great many shape, sizes, and configurations. Some of them, for example – flintlocks,

The Best .308 Muzzle Brakes

If you own or are in the process of outfitting a .308 rifle, pretty soon you’ll realize that the .308 is a more than capable