Archive for phil bourjaily

Hardware: Ruger Red Label

Still made at Ruger's factory in New Hampshire, the revamped Red Label costs less than the original version.

July 29, 2014

Review: Dickinson Double

The Dickinson, imported by Interstate Arms Corp. of Massachusetts and sold through Cabela’s, is the latest choice in Turkish doubles.

November 25, 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

Review: Baikal MP 153 Shotgun

Low-tech, roughly finished and extremely reliable, the MP 153 is a solid shotgun with an affordable price tag for today's hunters.

December 07, 2011

Stoeger 3500 Review

The Stoeger is a secret among die-hard waterfowlers. It has all the key features sought by hunters, but is half the cost of its competition.

September 19, 2011

Winchester Super X Pump

With its rotary bolt that allows it to cycle very smoothly and makes it very quick, the SXP is a slide-action shotgun that will serve any hunter well.

January 07, 2011

Youth Shotguns and Rifles: Give the Gift of a Gun

If your kids are mature enough to start shooting while they're in grade school, that's the time to put a gun in their hands and get them hooked.

December 08, 2010

What is a Purpose-Built Shotgun?

The author got into serious trouble with the idea that one shotgun can do it all, so now he looks at shotguns designed for specific purposes.

March 10, 2010

Admiring Weatherby Shotguns

After nearly 40 years in the industry, Weatherby shotguns have changed with the times, and these days are no different.

March 10, 2010