Guns 101: Holsters

A holster is what holds a handgun, and can be thought of as a combination between a gun accessory and a piece of clothing.  Holsters are essential to safely and effectively carry a handgun.

Guns 101: Barrel Length

Barrel length will affect many aspects of a gun.  The right barrel length for any given purpose will depend upon a variety of factors.  This article discusses barrel length considerations for firearms.

Guns 101: Shotgun Shells

This Guns 101 article addresses shotguns shells.  Included are three basic types of shotgun shotgun loads (slugs, buckshot, and birdshot):

Guns 101: Revolvers

This Guns 101 article provides basic information about revolvers, which are a type of handgun:

Gun Safety Video Clip

I’ve previously discussed gun safety and responsible gun storage.  However, those are important topics, and I think the video clip below does a good job reinforcing those points:

Guns 101: a category with very basic gun information

A reader of this website recently suggested that I write some articles which provide very basic and simple gun information, geared towards those who don’t know much if anything about firearms.  I think that is a great suggestion, and the first such article will be published later today.  Regular readers who have no need for such beginner information can rest assured that I’ll space these articles out over time, so as to avoid boring you Click here to view Guns … Continued

The AR-15: The Modern Sporting Rifle

Below is a great video clip about AR-15-pattern rifles, which is produced by the National Shooting Sports Foundation.  The video clip does a nice job explaining how an AR-15 is properly called a “modern sporting rifle,” rather than an “assault weapon.”