Shotgun

Followup: The RAS-12 in action

A few weeks ago we posted a brief article on Intrepid Tactical Solutions’ the RAS-12, a 12-gauge AR-10 upper that fires a new kind of proprietary, polymer cased shotshells. While conducting unrelated online research, we stumb...


Using the gun you have for personal defense

We’ve entered an age where black, tactical, high capacity, semi-auto rifles and pistols are all the rage and rule the personal defense market. This makes sense. After all there is a reason soldiers no longer go into battle wi...



“Tactical” shotguns for bird hunting?

ARs and other black rifles have been gaining popularity among hunters in recent years, but what about black shotguns? How would a short-barreled, open-choked shotgun built with home defense in mind fare against game birds? This...



Lead free options for the California slug hunter

With California set to prohibit the use of lead bullets for hunting state wide by 2019, it behooves the state’s sportsmen and women to start examining lead-free ammo options. For big game hunters using rifles and small game h...


Improvised shotgun loads: enjoy the vids, but please don’t try it at home

An interesting, somewhat recent, trend within the YouTube gun community involves perhaps terminally curious firearms enthusiasts packing random substances and materials (ranging from wax and silly putty to chunks of rebar) into...



Helpful How-to: Disassembling and cleaning a Remington 870

Here’s a comprehensive video guide to disassembling and cleaning the Remington 870, courtesy of the Mrgunsngear Youtube channel.



Just when you thought there could be nothing new in the world of shotguns

For several decades shotgun technology has been more or less static. Granted, there have been some shotshell innovations that have resulted in more effective nontoxic loads for waterfowl hunters and more accurate slugs for deer...