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An American Legacy

American Legacy Firearms rolls out the limited-edition NRA shotgun as it nears the home stretch in its quest to donate $1 million to the NRA.

September 06, 2013

Fabarm Elos B Review

To test Fabarm’s new Elos over/under shotgun Managing Editor Jeff Johnston skipped skeet and took it straight to a Georgia quail hunt.

August 20, 2013

Winchester SXP Field

The SXP is one of the best gun bargains available. Specific models are offered for hunting, targets and self-defense.

June 18, 2013

Remington 1100 50th Anniversary

2013 is the 50th anniversary of the introduction of the Remington 1100, and Big Green has released a commemorative model of its iconic shotgun. How does it shoot? Phil Bourjaily put that to the test.

April 24, 2013

Does the AARP Still Want Your Guns?

AARP has provided services and benefits to people 50 and older for more than half a century, and has 40 million members—but is it anti-gun?

April 11, 2013

New Shotguns for 2013

We all deal with the off-season in different ways. Some people bum around in a state of depression. Others extend their seasons by building wood duck boxes, erecting duck blinds, giving the bird dog a refresher course and shooting a clay or two. Another coping method is going to a gun store and ogling the new shotguns. Here are but a few examples of new models you'll be checking out in 2013.

April 03, 2013

First Look 2013: Firearms

Check out this rundown of some of 2013's upcoming firearms releases—many of which will be on display at the 2013 NRA Annual Meetings & Exhibits in May.

March 28, 2013

Patterned for a Turkey Shoot

Unless your 12-gauge is a lemon, its standard full choke with a quality load of No. 4, 5 or 6 is perfectly adequate for turkeys to 40 yards. But hunters are seldom satisfied with adequate. You can usually squeeze a few more pellets into your shotgun’s pattern. Here’s how.

March 25, 2013

Year-End Review: Most Notable Shotguns of 2012

Looking for a new shotgun? Here are eight offerings from 2012 that stand out from the crowd.

December 18, 2012

Franchi Instinct

The Instinct features an aluminum receiver is fortified via a titanium insert on the breech face and a checkered forearm and Prince of Wales stock.

December 14, 2012

Mossberg 500 Flex

The FLEX's modular system supports various barrels for all applications.

November 19, 2012

Choosing Your Child's First Gun

Your child's first gun can influence whether he becomes a lifelong hunter or walks away altogether.

November 16, 2012

Beretta 686 Silver Pigeon I Combo

The two-barrel combo comes in a case with choke tubes for each barrel. It's perfect for the range and upland fields.

October 24, 2012

A Slug Gun for the Shotgun Hunter

Most hunters have a selection of shotguns, each for a specific season. But what about one-shotgun hunters that still want a slug gun? Are they doomed? Not today.

September 12, 2012

Shotgun or Muzzleloader?

The choices hunters face when hunting whitetails where rifles are not an option can be confounding.

August 29, 2012