How-to

How to: turning a stripped AR lower into a complete AR lower

Here’s a video for everyone planning to spend the upcoming holiday weekend finally turning that stripped AR lower and that parts kit into a working, complete, lower receiver.


Common sense tips for handloading safety

At some point, almost every firearms enthusiast has considered giving the art/science of handloading ammunition a try. While on the surface, handloading is a straightforward process, producing safe ammunition requires a high de...



Tips for choosing a concealed carry pistol

Here’s one for those of you contemplating what pistol to buy for concealed carry. The video represents one man’s opinion, of course, but the points are certainly worth contemplating.



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...


How it’s made: Ruger handguns

Here’s a brief video peeking in on the manufacturing process for Ruger handguns.



How to: Getting started in 3-gun Competition

For those readers considering giving 3-gun completion a try for the first time, here’s a helpful video detailing the gear needed to get started.



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.


Determining muzzle velocity without a chronograph

Ammunition manufacturers have long touted the muzzle velocities of their proprietary rounds as a major selling point. For example, when the .250-3000 Savage was introduced in 1915, much ado was made about the fact that the roun...



How-to Video: Properly Mounting an Optic

Here’s your how-to guide of the day. The video covers the installation of a precision optic.