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Turning The 1911 Into A Double Action Pistol

Bob Campbell - June 08, 2018

A novel piece of firearms engineering that turned the 1911 into a double-action/single-action pistol.

Plinking With Purpose

Handguns TV - September 19, 2017

Is your shooting practice just boring or do make it productive?

Springfield Armory Introduces XD(M) Threaded Barrel Pistols

Handguns Online Staff - June 05, 2015

Springfield Armory has introduced a Lipsey's exclusive XD(M) 4.5-inch Threaded Barrel Pistol.

How to Stipple Your Handgun Grip

James Tarr - March 26, 2015

Stippling the gripping surface of polymer-framed guns is usually done with a soldering iron.

SilencerCo Osprey Suppressor Review

Keith Wood - January 05, 2015

While centerfire handgun rounds are only rendered whisper-quiet by silencers in Hollywood movies,

No Simple Matter: How Police Choose Pistols

Brian McCombie - April 02, 2013

Law enforcement agencies make few decisions that impact the safety of their officers and the public

Squeeze Play: How to Properly Crimp Ammunition

Patrick Sweeney - December 17, 2012

Listening to reloading talk at the gun club, you'd think that crimp is part voodoo, part rocket

How to Pack Firearms for a Family Vacation

James Tarr - September 26, 2012

Over the last few years, I have taken a number of vacations with my wife and kids, or just my boys.

Bright Idea: Crimson Trace Lightguard

James Tarr - March 28, 2012

I was last a uniformed police officer in the 1990s, and at that time the rechargeable Maglite was

An Instant Trigger Job on a SIG P226

James Tarr - March 22, 2012

The world is awash with articles on customized 1911s, and parts to customize your 1911, but you rarely hear about do-it-yourself customizing of other autos.

Oglesby on Slicking Up a Ruger Single-Action

Rick Hacker - April 26, 2011

Trick shooter and gunsmith Bill Oglesby knows how to slick up a single action.

Basic Gun Maintenance

Walt Rauch - November 08, 2010

Ignore gun-maintenance advice at your own peril. By Walt Rauch Some might brag

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