Volund Gearworks Atlas

VOLUND GEARWORKS ATLAS BELT

The Volund Gearworks Atlas belt was conceived as a daily belt for gun carriers, and we sort of fit the profile.  No, we’re not carrying guns on our private time, but we work at a gun magazine.  The percentage o...
Deep Blue Nato diver

DEEP BLUE NATO DIVER 300M

Everybody thinks magazine writers get everything for free.  Honestly, we like people to think that, and in particular we want every manufacturer to think every other manufacturer is giving us stuff for free, so...
Optics Guide

VORTEX OPTICS GUIDE

Vortex Ultimate Optics Guide to Rifle Shooting Author: CPL Reginald Wales, CF Ret’d There are people who say you can’t learn things like shooting from a book.  That’s true, in a sense; there’s a physical ...
1911 wrench

DAN DREAMS FAB 1911 WRENCH

Dan Dreams Fabrication dreams big, and they dream of 1911s.  We knew this would be a great fit for us, so we snapped up their 1911 wrench, in a couple colours we’d be able to find on our perpetually cluttered w...
GP100 vs 686

Ruger GP100 vs S&W 686

If you ever get into the content business, whether it’s online, in print, or in TV, you’ll realize something very quickly: one of the easiest ways to generate material is to look at new products.  Sometimes tha...
Cabot 1911

CABOT 1911 REVIEW

Imagine someone offered to lend you a Van Gogh for a few weeks, on the condition that at the end of that time, you agreed to photograph it, and write about having it.  In the meantime, you could hang it on your...

CZ SHADOW 2: HOT ROD, COOL PRICE

The CZ Shadow 2: Hands-on At Calibre, sometimes we get a gun sent to us which generates more interest than we expect.  Other times, less interest.  Usually this is a function of when the release date is, and h...
Troy PAR

TROY PAR: THE STRANGE SOLUTION

Troy Defense builds quality ARs (that is, both the 5.56mm AR-15s and their bigger brothers, the 7.62x51mm AR-10) and everybody knows it. They’ve also got a long history of manufacturing everything from folding ...
Used gun

TOP 5 THINGS TO KNOW WHEN BUYING A USED GUN

Are you like us?  Do you spend a lot of time in the gun store?  Are you paid like a writer, and needed to finance your first car over seven years?  And it was a 1978 Impala…that you bought last year? If so, ...