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The 10 Best Sights for Older Shooters

The 10 Best Sights for Older Shooters

As we get older, we lose visual acuity. Some of the sights we used when young no longer serve as well. There are options that allow the shooter to actually see the sights and make accurate hits with the handgun, which is what it is all about. Let’s consider the...
Firearm/Gun News, October 11-17, 2020

Firearm/Gun News, October 11-17, 2020

Welcome to Cheaper Than Dirt’s Week-In-Review News Roundup. Here you’ll find some of the previous week’s top stories in the shooting industry, as well as our favorite reader comments and #RangeDayFriday photos. Be sure to subscribe and check back every Friday to stay...
How to Reduce Shotgun Recoil

How to Reduce Shotgun Recoil

For many people, the shotgun is the first choice for home defense.  Unfortunately, for many of the people who live in the same household, the recoil the gunny person handles easily, is not so easy for the others. As they say, the best gun for self-defense is the...
5 Reasons You Should Carry a Revolver

5 Reasons You Should Carry a Revolver

Recently a friend asked how important I considered accuracy in a carry gun. I replied very important — the handgun I was carrying would put five shots into 2.0 inches at 15 yards with practically any load. What was it he asked? A J-Frame Smith and Wesson was the...
4 Movies That Portray Firearms Correctly

4 Movies That Portray Firearms Correctly

Let us start by saying that no movie is going to be perfectly accurate, but some take the time to get most things right. If the gun movie happens to have a higher-than-likely hit ratio or a greater-than-likely bullet impact effect, I can overlook that a lot more than...
Firearm/Gun News, October 11-17, 2020

Firearm/Gun News, October 4-10, 2020

Welcome to Cheaper Than Dirt’s Week-In-Review News Roundup. Here you’ll find some of the previous week’s top stories in the shooting industry, as well as our favorite reader comments and #RangeDayFriday photos. Be sure to subscribe and check back every Friday to stay...