Firearm Basics: Parts of a Gun Stock
Want to sound knowledgeable about firearms? Learning the various parts of your gun is a great place to start.
Understanding Ballistic Coefficient (BC)
A projectile’s BC is its ability to overcome air resistance as it travels to the target.
Understanding Ballistics Basics
We live in a world of new acronyms, but the truth is, the firearm world has always used acronyms! Learn some of the basic ballistic terminolgy here.
4 Handy Bits of Gun Lingo to Sharpen Your Shooting Vocabulary
Understanding these four firearm terms and practices can save time, money and some confusion.
Pressed into Action: 4 Types of Handgun Triggers
Understanding handgun trigger lingo will help you to find the best fit for your needs.
Understanding Firearms: Charging Handle vs. Bolt Handle
Get in on the action and learn the difference between these important rifle parts.
5 Types of Long-Arm Actions
Understanding the different action types not only makes you a more educated shooter but also a more responsible gun owner.
Is It a Magazine or a Clip?
Firearms have their own language with unique words, phrases and meanings. As such, one of the first things that your students should learn is the difference between a magazine and a clip.
Gun Lingo 101
Gun people have their own language, it seems. If you’re new to the gun scene and struggling to learn the lingo, here are a few terms you’ll hear.
Tips & Tactics | Julianna Crowder: Shooting Jargon
Julianna Crowder explains some of the common terminology heard on the range.