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Why Is The 9mm So Popular

The 9mm is the bread and butter of the shooting world. It has been a very, very, long time since the status quo of what is normal has changed. The 9mm has remained, and will likely continue to remain, most people’s ammunition and Caliber of choice. So, why are 9mm pistols so popular? In short their longevity and ease of …

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How Much Does A Shotgun Weigh (53 Examples)

If you decide to take up a shotgun-style hobby, you might ask yourself many questions. Knowing the weight you have to carry might be one of them. Weight, after all, impeeds speed when seconds count. So, how much does a shotgun weigh? In short, the average weight for a shotgun is around 7lbs 8 oz. Skeet, Trap, and Clay shotguns …

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How Much Does It Cost to Start Shooting With An AR15

If you ever wanted an exciting and purposeful hobby with real-world skills then shooting with an AR15 style rifle seems heaven-sent. With all the confusing options many assume it might be unrealistically expensive to get into. So, how much does it cost to get into shooting with an AR15 style rifle? In short, a novice to the sport might spend …

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How Much Does It Cost to Begin Clay Pigeon Shooting

When looking to take up a shooting hobby, while many take pistol shooting or target shooting, a very popular choice in the US is clay pigeon shooting. So, how much does it cost to begin clay pigeon shooting? In short, a novice beginner might spend around $3000 on a new shotgun, some accessories, licensing, 12 gauge ammunition and range fees …

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How Much Does It Cost to Begin Rifle Shooting

There are plenty of great reasons someone might want to take up rifle shooting as a hobby. There are also many different uses for a rifle, whether hunting or target shooting. So, how much does it cost to begin rifle shooting? In short, an average beginner might spend $600 for a rifle and $300 for a scope. The accessories might …

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How Much Does It Cost to Begin Pistol Shooting

With the world seemingly going crazy, now is as good a time as any to pick up some valuable life skills. Most people have never owned, or even held, a gun before. They might even feel like breaking their way into this hobby to be a little daunting. Assessing the likely cost of starting is a good first step. So, …

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Is .45 ACP The Same As .45 Auto?

Everyone has a preference when it comes to ammunition. Chances are, you’ve overheard, or even participated in, a handful of arguments down at the range about which ammunition is best. You have maybe even heard somebody arguing about the .45 ACP. Many people claim to know what they are talking about, yet don’t even understand what ACP stands for. So, …

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How Much Does A Handgun Weigh (Loaded and Unloaded Examples)

When choosing a handgun, especially for concealed carry, the weight of the firearm will be a big consideration. Weight impeeds speed as a normal rule. So how much does a handgun weigh? In short, while this varies from style and caliber, a handgun will weigh between 500g and 950g. Popular 9mm handguns weigh between 650g and 950g and the most …

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What’s The Best Glock For Small Hands

If you have small hands, finding a gun that fits comfortably and is easy to use can be a little tricky. Going down the rabbit hole of finding the right size gun has probably led you to look at Glocks.  So, what is the best Glock for someone with small hands? You will probably find that the Glock 43 is …

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Which 9mm Pistol Has The Highest Capacity Magazine

Finding a pistol that has the most versatility and reliability is very important. The primary purpose of a pistol is to keep you safe, so finding one that is as reliable as possible should be at the top of your list. One of the best features to look for is magazine capacity. Having to reload can be highly problematic in …