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The 1911 slide stop is only a $20 part but proper fit and function is critical to the trouble freeTroubleshooting 1911 Slide Stops

Troubleshooting 1911 Slide Stops

Gus Norcross - November 11, 2013

The 1911 slide stop is only a $20 part but proper fit and function is critical to the trouble...

Recently, I was test-firing a Chinese Norinco 1911 imported into this country in the early 1990sHow to Use a 1911 Lug Iron

How to Use a 1911 Lug Iron

Gus Norcross - November 04, 2013

Recently, I was test-firing a Chinese Norinco 1911 imported into this country in the early...

Conventional Pistol or Smith & Wesson Model 41 Review

Smith & Wesson Model 41 Review

Frank W. James - October 28, 2013

Conventional Pistol or "bullseye" shooting doesn't get a lot of publicity these days, but back...



The two most useful changes you can make to a 1911 are the trigger and sights. The trigger mustHow to Select the Right 1911 Rear Sights

How to Select the Right 1911 Rear Sights

Gus Norcross - October 15, 2013

The two most useful changes you can make to a 1911 are the trigger and sights. The trigger...

In past articles, I have focused on fitting the rear end of the barrel to the slide and slide stopHow to Fit a Barrel Bushing to a Slide and Barrel

How to Fit a Barrel Bushing to a Slide and Barrel

Gus Norcross - October 09, 2013

In past articles, I have focused on fitting the rear end of the barrel to the slide and slide...

I've been at this about 35 years now and during that time I've written close to 2,000 articlesWilson Combat CQB Light Rail Lightweight Compact Review

Wilson Combat CQB Light Rail Lightweight Compact Review

Peter G. Kokalis - October 06, 2013

I've been at this about 35 years now and during that time I've written close to 2,000 articles



Three aspiring Chicago rappers found out the hard way that only those already in entertainmentThe Press Can Ignore Gun Laws: You Can't

The Press Can Ignore Gun Laws: You Can't

Robert W. Hunnicutt - August 29, 2013

Three aspiring Chicago rappers found out the hard way that only those already in...

Born during WWII, the Soviet PPS-43 submachine gun was developed by Alexey Sudayev, and itsFirst Look: Pioneer Arms PPS-43C Polish Pistol

First Look: Pioneer Arms PPS-43C Polish Pistol

SGN Online Editors - August 23, 2013

Born during WWII, the Soviet PPS-43 submachine gun was developed by Alexey Sudayev, and its



Illinois gun owners scored a big victory when shall-issue concealed carry was passed this summer.Is Your Police Chief "Uncomfortable" With Concealed Carry?

Is Your Police Chief "Uncomfortable" With Concealed Carry?

Robert W. Hunnicutt - August 22, 2013

Illinois gun owners scored a big victory when shall-issue concealed carry was passed this...



The website BuzzFeed breathlessly informs us that NRA maintains a large and comprehensive5 Reasons the NRA Is Not the NSA

5 Reasons the NRA Is Not the NSA

Robert W. Hunnicutt - August 22, 2013

The website BuzzFeed breathlessly informs us that NRA maintains a large and comprehensive

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