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Military Meals Ready to Eat look like a great option for prepping, but are they really something you should consider?Are MREs the Perfect Prepping Food?

Are MREs the Perfect Prepping Food?

Military Meals Ready to Eat look like a great option for prepping, but are they really

Neal S. Shera

Storing food is not a glamorous topic, but many Americans now realize its importance. Here are some tips to help you stock up!Bulk Food Storage – Top Tips

Bulk Food Storage – Top Tips

Storing food is not a glamorous topic, but many Americans now realize its importance. Here are

Sean Utley

Binoculars can be an incredibly useful tool, but only if you pick the right ones for your particular needs!Top Tips For Picking The Right Binoculars

Top Tips For Picking The Right Binoculars

Binoculars can be an incredibly useful tool, but only if you pick the right ones for your

David M. Fortier

Because there's no bench in the field!Supported Shooting Positions

Supported Shooting Positions

Because there's no bench in the field!

Oleg Volk for Henry Repeating Arms

AR-rifle gas blocks are available in many styles; this guide will help you choose parts for the build and demonstrate installation techniques.How to Install AR-Rifle Gas Blocks

How to Install AR-Rifle Gas Blocks

AR-rifle gas blocks are available in many styles; this guide will help you choose parts for

Gus Norcross

Hoppe's announced that it has added another new video to its popular “How to Clean” Series.Hoppe's Debuts 'How to Clean' Video Series

Hoppe's Debuts 'How to Clean' Video Series

Hoppe's announced that it has added another new video to its popular “How to Clean” Series.

Firearms News Staff

Preparedness

Slim and easy to pocket carry while still putting out 1,000 lumens, the Streamlight Wedge makes a great EDC light!Top EDC Flashtlight-Streamlight Wedge

Top EDC Flashtlight-Streamlight Wedge

Slim and easy to pocket carry while still putting out 1,000 lumens, the Streamlight Wedge

James Tarr

This 1963 vintage Survival Knife still has a lot to offer outdoorsmen and preppers!Randall's Classic Model 18 Survival Knife

Randall's Classic Model 18 Survival Knife

This 1963 vintage Survival Knife still has a lot to offer outdoorsmen and preppers!

Leroy Thompson

Military Meals Ready to Eat look like a great option for prepping, but are they really something you should consider?Are MREs the Perfect Prepping Food?

Are MREs the Perfect Prepping Food?

Military Meals Ready to Eat look like a great option for prepping, but are they really

Neal S. Shera

Storing food is not a glamorous topic, but many Americans now realize its importance. Here are some tips to help you stock up!Bulk Food Storage – Top Tips

Bulk Food Storage – Top Tips

Storing food is not a glamorous topic, but many Americans now realize its importance. Here are

Sean Utley

We take a look at both the ammo shortage and what you can do about it!When Will the Ammo Shortage End?

When Will the Ammo Shortage End?

We take a look at both the ammo shortage and what you can do about it!

David M. Fortier

What should you do with expired canned goods? Can you still eat it? To find out we delved into the world of long out-of-date canned food to come up with some answersCan You Eat Out-of-Date Canned Food?

Can You Eat Out-of-Date Canned Food?

What should you do with expired canned goods? Can you still eat it? To find out we delved into

Neal S. Shera

Personal Defense

A Cleveland Lyft driver found herself in a dangerous situation recently when two young men who she picked up began attacking her.Cleveland Lyft Driver Punched, Choked, Threatened With a Knife, Then Fired for Shooting Back

Cleveland Lyft Driver Punched, Choked, Threatened With a Knife, Then Fired for Shooting Back

A Cleveland Lyft driver found herself in a dangerous situation recently when two young men who

Chad D. Baus, Buckeye Firearms Association

For Will Dabbs, the ultimate information-age home defense handgun is HK cool, Gemtech quiet and Surefire bright.Building the Ultimate Home Defense Handgun

Building the Ultimate Home Defense Handgun

For Will Dabbs, the ultimate information-age home defense handgun is HK cool, Gemtech quiet

Will Dabbs, MD

In Part 3 of our series we cover fighting back from inside, and around your vehicle against a carjacker.Carjacking Countermeasures – What You Need To Know

Carjacking Countermeasures – What You Need To Know

In Part 3 of our series we cover fighting back from inside, and around your vehicle against a

John M. Peterson III

US Special Operations vet Kyle Lamb shares techniques for employing a rifle while fighting around a vehicle.Rifle Tips for Fighting Around a Car

Rifle Tips for Fighting Around a Car

US Special Operations vet Kyle Lamb shares techniques for employing a rifle while fighting

SGM(R) Kyle E. Lamb

Thinking about learning how to defend yourself with just your hands? This highly effective Russian martial art might be what you're looking for!Combat SAMBO for Self-Defense

Combat SAMBO for Self-Defense

Thinking about learning how to defend yourself with just your hands? This highly effective

Marco Vorobiev

In Part 2 of this Counter Carjacking series we cover using the vehicle as a weapon and going to guns to defeat a carjacking attempt.Defeating a Carjacking — Top Things You Need To Know Part 2

Defeating a Carjacking — Top Things You Need To Know Part 2

In Part 2 of this Counter Carjacking series we cover using the vehicle as a weapon and going

John M. Peterson III

Gunsmithing

AR-rifle gas blocks are available in many styles; this guide will help you choose parts for the build and demonstrate installation techniques.How to Install AR-Rifle Gas Blocks

How to Install AR-Rifle Gas Blocks

AR-rifle gas blocks are available in many styles; this guide will help you choose parts for

Gus Norcross

For accurate shooting, a gun must have weight. A properly balanced gun will feel 20 percent lighter in the hands.Firearms Weight, Balance and Handling

Firearms Weight, Balance and Handling

For accurate shooting, a gun must have weight. A properly balanced gun will feel 20 percent

Jim Dickson

This article will walk you through the process of building a Glock pistol from an 80 percent frame.How To Build a Glock From an 80 Percent Frame

How To Build a Glock From an 80 Percent Frame

This article will walk you through the process of building a Glock pistol from an 80 percent

Gus Norcross

Cerakoting of firearms has become hugely popular, more so for decoration than protection, although the finish does both.Cerakote - The Hottest Finish in Firearms

Cerakote - The Hottest Finish in Firearms

Cerakoting of firearms has become hugely popular, more so for decoration than protection,

James Tarr

 Hobby gunsmithing will help you develop a variety of mechanical skills in shaping parts, attachingBasic Gunsmithing Skills

Basic Gunsmithing Skills

Hobby gunsmithing will help you develop a variety of mechanical skills in shaping parts,

Steven Matthews

Historical

The origins of Sweden's 7.62x51mm AK4 Battle Rifle reach back to the dark days of World War II!The Swedish AK4 – A Battle Rifle by Any Other Name?

The Swedish AK4 – A Battle Rifle by Any Other Name?

The origins of Sweden's 7.62x51mm AK4 Battle Rifle reach back to the dark days of World War II!

Michelle Hamilton, Field Editor

Looking for a cool surplus pistol? Consider the Cold War era West German Walther 9mm P1!Walther P1 9mm Surplus Pistol Review

Walther P1 9mm Surplus Pistol Review

Looking for a cool surplus pistol? Consider the Cold War era West German Walther 9mm P1!

David M. Fortier, Senior Field Editor

With his armored car out of ammunition, South African Lieutenant van Vuuren fought on with his Star BM pistol from his turret hatch and won the day!A Star BM Pistol Saves the Day at Bridge 14

A Star BM Pistol Saves the Day at Bridge 14

With his armored car out of ammunition, South African Lieutenant van Vuuren fought on with his

David M. Fortier, Senior Field Editor

The .458 SOCOM adds some serious punch to an AR-15, but is it the best of all the AR big-bore cartridges?.458 SOCOM – The Best Big-Bore AR-15 Cartridge?

.458 SOCOM – The Best Big-Bore AR-15 Cartridge?

The .458 SOCOM adds some serious punch to an AR-15, but is it the best of all the AR big-bore

David M. Fortier, Senior Field Editor

We take an old pump-action Winchester M1897 take-down shotgun and build it into a handy short-barrel riot gun perfect for home protection, hunting or the range!Winchester M1897 Riot Gun Build

Winchester M1897 Riot Gun Build

We take an old pump-action Winchester M1897 take-down shotgun and build it into a handy

David M. Fortier, Senior Field Editor

The 5.56mm Mk12 Mod 0/1 series turned the M16 into a compact sniper rifle which was wielded with dramatic results by US Special Operations!Best of the AR-15s? Mk12 Mod 0 SPR

Best of the AR-15s? Mk12 Mod 0 SPR

The 5.56mm Mk12 Mod 0/1 series turned the M16 into a compact sniper rifle which was wielded

David M. Fortier, Senior Field Editor

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