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3-Gun Competitions

7 Must-Have Items for 3 Gun Competitions

by Mike Schoby 10

If you haven’t at least heard about 3-gun shooting matches by now, you must be hiding under a rock. But… more »


How to Customize Your Springfield Armory M1A

by Eric R. Poole 20

“Have your way with it,” said Officer Avery. This local police officer had just stopped by my shop and dropped… more »


Gear Guide: Great Ways to Trick Out Your AR-15

by Dusty Gibson 39

Maj. Gen. William H. Rupertus definitely got it right when he penned, “This is my rifle. There are many like… more »


G&A Basics: How AR-15 Muzzle Brakes Work

by Joseph von Benedikt 15

Contrary to popular opinion, the way muzzle brakes work is less voodoo magic than it is rocket science. It’s true,… more »


At the Range: Rock River R3 Competition Rifle

by G&A Online Editors 3

Configuring an AR-15 for competition can become overwhelming if you do it yourself. Infinite combinations of aftermarket parts can easily… more »


At the Range: Beretta 1301 Competition Shotgun

by G&A Online Editors 7

Most 3-Gun shooters will be drooling like a bulldog in a steakhouse with the new race-ready Beretta 1301 Competition Shotgun…. more »


How to Build the Ultimate Shooting Range Bag

by James Tarr 9

This year I’m celebrating my 20th year of competitive shooting. I learned quickly that going to a shooting match was… more »

Guns & Ammo AR-15 Survey

AR-15 Survey: How Would You Configure Your Black Rifle?

by Eric R. Poole 0

  The editors at Guns & Ammo Book of the AR-15 wanted to know how you prefer to carry America’s… more »


Rimfire Run-Throughs: Benefits of Training with a .22

by Iain Harrison 7

With the exception of managing recoil and judging wind, there’s really not much you can’t do with a .22 LR… more »


Building the 1911: Making the Nation’s Favorite Handgun

by Iain Harrison 4

After all the hoopla last year concerning the 1911, you might have thought someone would have made a pilgrimage to… more »

Getting Started in 3-Gun: How to Avoid Disqualification

Getting Started in 3-Gun: How to Avoid Disqualification

by Iain Harrison 3

The sport of 3-gun shooting is one of the most fun things you can do with your clothes on, so… more »


8 Things New Shooters Need to Know About Competition

by Mike Seeklander 17

Like many shooters, my passion began for competing in high school, but unlike many, I had the opportunity to join… more »

MGM Ironman

G&A Man on the Street: What’s Your 3-Gun Lineup?

by Iain Harrison 1

While at this year’s MGM Ironman 3-Gun Match, I asked a few of the shooters from my squad to give… more »

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Behind the Scenes at Colt: Making the Nation’s Favorite Rifle

by Iain Harrison 36

This past week saw a gaggle of gunwriters traipse through the hallowed halls of Colt’s plant in Hartford, Conn. I… more »

Daniel Horner from the AMU launches from the MGM zipline tower

Another Reason You Should Try 3-Gun: The MGM Ironman Match

by Iain Harrison 1

The MGM Ironman has the reputation of chewing up shooters and spitting them out. In the last few years, each… more »

Vortex Razor HD Gen II 1-6x24 Rifle Scope

NRA Show 2012: Introducing the Vortex Razor HD Gen II 1-6×24 Riflescope

by Iain Harrison 1

If you looked around at the optics tables around the NRA Show in St. Louis, you’d guess that 2012 is… more »

Bushnell Elite Tactical Rifle Scopes

NRA Show 2012: Introducing Bushnell Elite Tactical Rifle Scopes

by Iain Harrison 2

As 3-gun popularity shoots through the roof, so does the demand for a riflescope built just for competition. Bushnell has… more »

Colt 3-Gun Rifle

NRA Show 2012: Introducing the Colt 3-Gun Rifle

by Iain Harrison 7

Colt‘s got a brand new AR made specifically for competition shooters, and I was able to get a look at… more »

Mossberg JM Pro-Series Shotgun

NRA Show 2012: Introducing the Mossberg JM Pro-Series Shotgun

by Iain Harrison 0

While perusing through the various booths at the 2012 NRA Show in St. Louis, I was able to get a… more »

TWinS Pinwheel Shotgun Loaders

TWinS Shotgun Loading Systems: A Better Way to Load?

by Iain Harrison 3

One of the biggest obstacles to competing successfully in the most popular 3-gun equipment divisions has nothing to do with… more »

Double Barrel Pistol

Arsenal Firearms Introduces Double Barrel Pistol

by Iain Harrison 215

It may come as a surprise to some (and boy, do I feel like a cantankerous old geezer for saying… more »

Chad Adams interviews Tommy Thacker after his win in Vegas (courtesy Dianna Liedorff)

An Inside Look at Chad Adams’ “3-Gun Nation”

by Iain Harrison 1

The 2012 SHOT show provided the backdrop for the richest payout in the sport of 3-gun, when eight finalists squared… more »

Caracal Full Size 9mm

What was the Best New Handgun at the SHOT Show?

by Iain Harrison 111

Full disclosure; due to work commitments I wasn’t able to visit anywhere near the number of exhibitors I wanted to… more »

RCI Xrail

Introducing the RCI Xrail with 26-Round Capacity

by G&A Online Editors 6

Guns & Ammo’s Iain Harrison got to chat with Mark Roth of Roth Concept Innovations about the brand new RCI… more »

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Introducing the Leupold Mark 6 1-6x20mm

by Iain Harrison 6

We caught up with Leupold engineer John Snodgrass to take a look at the brand new Leupold Mark 6 1-6x20mm… more »


Iain Harrison Reviews the Ruger SR22

by Iain Harrison 56

The .22 rimfire has been a big part of my training regimen since the great ammo drought of 2009. For… more »


How to Customize Your AR-15 for 3-Gun

by Iain Harrison 3

For the sake of argument, let’s say you’ve shot your first 3-gun match, and now want to make your rifle… more »


Video: USPSA Area 2 Championship at Rio Salado

by Iain Harrison 2

I got in to the sport of 3-gun because I’m a generalist rather than a specialist. In other words, I… more »


Take Your Shot: Best Shotgun for Competition

by Iain Harrison 29

People tend to hold their opinions on firearms dear, so it was good to find a wide variety of views… more »

vltor ts3

VLTOR TS3: Great for Work and Recreation

by Iain Harrison 7

In the last season of Top Shot, Chris Reed and I were invited back as honorary team captains for an… more »

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