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Installing Tech-Sight TSR200 on a Ruger 10/22

Improving an already great rifle.

Rear Tech-Sight on Ruger 10/22

The Ruger 10/22 is an amazing rifle, but if there’s one part on the Ruger 10/22 that needs improving, it’s the sights. If you want to be kind, we can say the factory sights are of a poor design. If we want to be honest, the factory sights are terrible. The rear sight has these[.....]

DIY: Homemade 410 Rifled 4-Barrel Staple Gun. Huh?

This heavy, shiny popper drives more than staples--but has a 28-pound trigger.

"K-441" homemade 4-barrel handgun

What do you do when you have a staple gun and some spare time on your hands? Well, if you’re like me, you overhaul the staple gun to diagnose its woes and build a new buffer so it can once again be used to tack up targets at the range, as I did a couple[.....]

Taurus Curve – A Contoured, Wearable Pistol

A light, compact 380 billed as "The gun you wear."

Taurus Curve 380 Pistol

In a move that will make many people ask themselves, “Why didn’t I think of that?” Taurus recently announced a new 380 pistol that’s not only dehorned and contoured to make it less obtrusive to carry, but also curved to fit against a person’s body. Taurus is looking to Read More…

Review: Ruger LCR-9 9mm Pistol


Based on my testing and the testing of other novice shooters who have shot and handled the Ruger LCR-9, I would like to declare this my pick for any new shooter entering the market and looking for their first gun. This gun is simple–really simple. It reloads fast, is light, is capable of Read More…

Badger M22 Bullpup Stock for Marlin Rimfire Rifles

Adding stability to an accurate rifle.


What do the Marlin 60 (above) and Marlin 795LTR (below) have in common? They are both accurate rifles that require a bit of effort to hold steady due to their length. Recently, I had a chance to play with a very odd-looking bullpup conversion stock that converts either of these rifles or the Read More…

Review: Springfield XD Subcompact Mod 2 in 9mm

Is it possible to improve on concealed-carry perfection?

Springfield XD - 07

The ergonomics of the Springfield’s XD line are hard to beat–many would say impossible. But with today’s launch of the Springfield XD Mod 2, America’s oldest gunmaker is out to improve on perfection. The new Mod 2 boasts a slate of tweaks to the tried-and-true XD design, all Read More…