A Sophisticated Option: The West German Walther PPK/s in .32 ACP

West German Walther PPK/s .32 ACP

The Walther PP series was created in 1929. The series evolved into the more compact model, the PPK, which eventually became the PPK/s. The PPK was insanely popular and got a huge boost in the public mind because, of course, James Bond carried one. Bond carried a Walther PPK in .32 ACP. That came at […]

Smith & Wesson Updates the Pocket .380 With the New 10+1 Bodyguard 2.0 Micro Pistol

Smith & Wesson Bodyguard 2.0 .380

Smith & Wesson Brands, Inc., a leader in firearm manufacturing and design, announces today the release of the Bodyguard 2.0. The Bodyguard 380 caught the attention of many when it first launched in 2010 at SHOT Show in Las Vegas. Since then, the series has offered various models with lasers, external safeties, and even engraved […]

Aero Precision Releases the New Solus Bolt Action Pistol

Aero Solus pistol

Aero Precision just dropped a pistol version of their Solus Competition Rifle called the Solus Short Action Pistol, and it’s available in a ton of options. It uses the same short action bolt action as the rifles, but is fitted with a 7.5 inch pistol grip chassis with a Picatinny rail adapter on the back. […]

Army CID Investigating Missing M1911A1 Pistols From Civilian Marksmanship Program

CMP M1911A1

What happens when guns disappear from military facilities? Uncle Sam doesn’t like it when his guns go walkies. So when a growing number of 1911A1 pistols kept turning up missing from the Civilian Marksmanship Program in Anniston, Alabama — which is technically a military facility — the Army’s Criminal Investigation Division decided to step in […]

Wheelgun Wednesday: The Henry Big Boy .357 Revolver [VIDEO]

Henry Big Boy .357 revolver

You may have read our full review of Henry’s first foray into revolvers. If you didn’t, you should. Dan got to shoot the bird’s head version at Copperhead Creek Club recently and pronounced it good. If you’re familiar with Henry, it probably won’t surprise you to learn that they hit it out of the park […]

Smith & Wesson Adds New M&P Carry Comp Pistols

Smith & Wesson M&P Carry Comp Series

Smith & Wesson Brands, Inc., a leader in firearm manufacturing and design, announces today the release of the Performance Center M&P9 Carry Comp Series pistols. Whether you’re looking for a new everyday carry, home defense, or training pistol, this new series has you covered. Built across full-size, compact, and micro-compact frames, Carry Comp Series pistols are […]

Summers Were Made for Rimfire

ruger mark iv

Now that the nerve-rattling blasts of Independence Day have faded and the days of summer march toward fall, it’s time to dust off some .22s for plenty o’ fun – and not quite so loud – shooting. If you want lots of recreational shooting enjoyment at the lowest cost – sadly, it’s not nearly as […]

Gun Review: CZ Shadow 2 Compact 9mm Pistol

I’ve had this gun for several months and put about 2,000 assorted rounds through this it. It’s been a hit on the range with multiple experienced shooters getting a turn with it. All loved it. None of that was necessary for this review, but it’s instructive. In this case, the name of the gun and […]

What Exactly Was Decided in the P320 Verdict Against SIG SAUER?

You may have heard about a recent jury verdict against SIG SAUER. If you haven’t, a federal court in Georgia awarded $2.3 million to Robert Lang who asserted – depending on which of his statements you read – that his P320 pistol either: 1) went off by itself, 2) was influenced by an unknown foreign […]

Suppressed Trailblazer LifeCard [Video]

More fun than a barrel of monkeys! Dan and I hit the range to shoot my Trailblazer LifeCard with threaded barrel. It’s a single-shot 22 LR with the same footprint as a credit card! Check it out above or on the Shooting News Weekly Youtube channel HERE.