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How Does an Over/Under Shotgun Operate?

There are three predominant types of shotguns – pump-action, semi-automatic, over/unders, or break action. This article will introduce you to the break-action shotgun, which can be considered one of the oldest and easiest to use.

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Benefits of Participating in Shooting Sports

With millions of new firearm owners in the United States these days, more and more people are discovering the benefits of participating in shooting sports. Such benefits are both physical and mental, and, as is the case with most sporting activities, the extent is directly proportional to the frequency of shooting sports participation. Some of…

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Finding a Place to Shoot

As a new gun owner or somebody who has decided to purchase their first firearm, the next obvious question you need to answer is, “Where can I go shoot?” Fortunately, you don’t have to live in the country or own your own rural getaway to have a place to enjoy shooting. Virtually every metropolitan area…

Shooting instructor helping a pistol shooter

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Seven Tips for Buying Your First Firearm

More than 13 million people bought their first firearm since 2020 according to the National Shooting Sports Foundation. Meanwhile, interest in gun ownership, the shooting sports and self-defense remains at an all-time high. So, you’ve decided to purchase your first firearm, but aren’t sure where to start. Walk into a popular gun shop and all…

Shooting sports retailer showing a customer a firearm

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The Shooting Sports: Fun for Everyone

Target shooting is a sport that can be enjoyed by anyone and attracts enthusiasts from every walk of life. It is conservatively estimated there are more than 60 million recreational shooters in the United States, the majority of them enjoying simple plinking at targets with a rifle or handgun as their preferred activity. Nearly as…

Happy shooters holding up their targets at an indoor range