Smith & Wesson M&P22 Compact

There’s no doubt that the M&P line of semi-auto pistols has been a huge shot in the arm for Smith & Wesson. Introduced in...

Rock River Arms LAR-6.8 X-Series Rifle

A 1/4-MOA-precise, hard-hitting, flat-recoiling, do-anything utility rifle The new X-Series AR-15 rifles from Rock River Arms—introduced at the SHOT Show in January—follow the current trend...

Marvelous Marvel Nighthawk 1911 .45

1911 master Bob Marvel lends his unique touch to a signature model .45. Among the 1911 cognoscenti, Bob Marvel is a name to conjure with....

CZ’s Fresh (and Surprising!) 557

The Czech firm has split its Model 550 series with the debut of the 557. Shades of 1964? If you’ve not had bottled milk delivered,...

The High Ready – Practice without a bucket-load of ammunition

At a recent class working with a group of professionals we discussed the difficulty of finding the time to sustain skills. This is a...

The High Ready – Ammunition Management

Let's say that you had to employ your firearm in the immediate defense of life. And let's say you expended most of your ammunition...

The High Ready – Shooting on the move

Movement is a part of everyday life; we are perpetually in motion. Any type of conflict is going to have a high probability of...

The High Ready – Rifle or Pistol? The Realities of Home Defense

A common question we get regarding home defense is whether the home owner should use a rifle or a pistol. For about 90% of...

Kel-Tec’s Handy Folding Rifles

There’s a lot to be said for rifles that fold up into small packages that can be quickly reconfigured to rifle length. Folding rifles...

Rock River Arms LAR-47 Delta Carbine

A 7.62x39mm AR done the right way I’ve always been a big fan of the 7.62x39 cartridge. I own a number of AK-47s and I’ve...
Alexander Arms 6.5 Grendel Hunter

Alexander Arms 6.5 Grendel Hunter

Bill Alexander designed the 6.5 Grendel cartridge to be the ultimate medium-game hunting cartridge for the AR-15 platform. And then he designed the new...