Firearm Fundamentals Part 1: Safety

Although it is a tad cliché, I like to think of Firearm Fundamentals as a tree. Firstly, and most importantly, there are the roots: Firearm Safety. Next comes the trunk: Marksmanship. Then, Marksmanship branche...
BRS-99

BRS-99: The VZ of the UZI

Hidden deep within the confines of the Calibunker there lies a terrible secret.  A secret so dark and so evil that until this very issue no one dared mention, let alone publish, the awful truth.  But like the p...

Kel-Tec RDB: The best bullpup in Canada?

I am not a bullpup guy. Two reason for that: First off, I've spent a pretty reasonable amount of time shooting guns where reloading involved inserting a magazine into a hole in front of the trigger, and secondl...
Kel-Tec RDB

Kel-Tec RDB: An Affordable Tavor-Killer?

I am not a bullpup guy. Two reasons for that: First off, I've spent a pretty reasonable amount of time shooting guns where reloading involved inserting a magazine into a hole in front of the trigger, and second...

Four Affordable European Exotics

If there are two words that don’t commonly get paired up in the lexicon of firearms terminology, it’s “European hunting rifle” and “affordable.” With storied brands like Sauer & Sohn, Holland & Holland,...
Type 81

THE TYPE 81 TESTED!

One of the interesting parts about being a part of the firearms industry is that we here at Calibre get a good, up-close look at what effect gun laws actually have. For example, the Kalashnikov rifles (most ...
Tavor X95

IWI TAVOR X95: REVIEWED!

The original Tavor, dubbed the TAR-21, made big news when it arrived in Canada a few years ago. The compact bullpup design, which sets the action back in the stock, reducing the overall size of the rifle for a ...
MKA 1919

MKA 1919 MATCH: REVIEWED

Yes. It’s another box-fed tactical shotgun. Yes. It’s another box-fed tactical shotgun made in Turkey. If you don’t care to read beyond that, we understand; 2016 has been the year of the Turkish tactical shotgu...