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Review: Weatherby SA-08 Deluxe 28 Gauge Autoloader

Using A Twenty Gauge for Wild Turkey

Champion WheelyBird Portable Clay Pigeon Thrower

Browning 725 Citori Field 20 Gauge Part Two

Weatherby SA-08 Synthetic Waterfowler Part Two

Winchester Long Beard XR: The Best Lead Loads Ever Tested

Why the Ruger Red Label II O/U Shotgun is a Sure-Fire Hit

A Brief Visit with George Trulock, Trulock Chokes

Bob Parker Celebrates His First 75 Years

The Search for Better Shotgun Triggers: Remington Versa Max, Browning, Etc.

Weatherby SA-08 Synthetic Waterfowler 3.0 Autoloader, Part One

On the Ammunition Shortage

Custom NAA .380 ACP Guardian Pistol, Part One

Browning 725 Citori Field 20 Gauge Part One

Dangerous Muzzleloaders: CVA and Traditions

The Shotgun and the Springy Stock Thing

Important Tip for Mossberg 500 Owners

Reviews Coming Soon 2/19/2014

Benelli Ethos: Good, the Bad, the Ugly

Reader Question: Turkish Shotguns and O/U Advantages

Who Dominates the U.S. Firearm Industry?

The Verdict on Winchester Longbeard XR Turkey Loads

Looking For a Great Pheasant or Upland Gun?

Shotgun Marketing Manure, Part Two: Browning, Beretta, Remington

The 3-1/2 inch Twelve Gauge: Pro and Con

Autoloading Shotgun Actions: The Good and the Bad

Shotgun Marketing Manure, Part One: Benelli

Likely the Best Binoculars You Can Afford: Hawke Sapphire ED 8 x 42

Hawke Optics 200 Yard Rimfire Scope

Why Ported Barrels? Browning Ported Barrels Survey

A Brief Visit with Wes Lang, Caesar Guerini and Fabarm USA

Savage 10ML Muzzleloading: Powder Choices 2014

The Best Savage 10ML Powder Ever?

Browning 725 Citori 20 Gauge Preview

Weaver's Best Scope? The New Grand Slam 2-8 x 36

A Long Range Muzzleloading Approach

The New Remington Inline Muzzleloader, Parker Productions Bullets, and the Weird Saga of Ultimate Firearms

Benelli ETHOS Preview

There Will Be No More Savage Muzzleloaders, Ever (and why)

The Return of the Ruger Red Label

SHOT Show 2014

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