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  1. Very old gun help ID

    General Gun Discussion
    My friend inherited this gun past down from family and we have no clue what it is just know it’s super old ... any ideas ?
  2. first handgun, glock 22 gen 4 question

    Firearm Accessories
    I just purchased my first handgun, a glock22 gen 4 law enforcement trade in (comes with night-sights). I have been told by many that they like glocks a lot for many reasons, one being that they are incredibly customizable through after market parts. I have tried to do some research on after...
  3. New guy joined looking for info on this gun

    New Members Introduction
    Hi there ladies and gentlemen , I recently was handed two antique-looking guns from my grand parents who received it from their grand parent. This was part of my motivation for joining here, after searching around on the internet I just cant seem to match this gun with any of the antique guns I...
  4. Problem with Remington 870

    Shotgun Discussion
    Hey everyone, first post here and totally new to the forum. I got a question about my Remington 870 Wingmaster. I bought a new 18" barrell for it and a mag extention tube and took it out to the pits and there seems to be a bit of a problem. It fires with massive kickback, before it would shoot...
  5. What am I Doing Wrong?

    Handloading and Reloading
    I have recently started reloading .32 auto and .38 special/.357 mag, and I have had problems with weak shots out of the .38 and a squib load out of the .32. Is something wrong with the crimp, is it my powder, or something else? Please help!
  6. Can somebody help me?

    General Gun Discussion
    Hello, I am making some gun designs / blueprints and I recall watching a video of a gun which has a bolt that doesn't hit the back of the receiver, which reduces recoil, I can't remember what the process is called and when I tried Googling it but there was nothing helpful. If somebody knows...
  7. Need Help! SKS takedown pin stuck

    Rifle Discussion
    So after cleaning this old Norinco SKS of cosmoline and oiling it up, I went to reassemble the darn thing and it went together just fine up until I went to lock it up with the takedown pin. Lo and behold the pin got stuck just shy of going through the opposite end, i.e. there's a few millimeters...
  8. Yugo M48 Stock refinishing help

    Rifle Discussion
    So I recently purchased a Yugo M48, and after cleaning the cosmoline off it all, I decided I'd strip and refinish the stock. This is where the problem starts,the first day I covered it in two coats off Citristrip, to no success. After reading a bit online, I figured there was still some...
  9. Smith & Wesson M&P 15 Sport II or Ruger AR 556 for my first AR?

    Rifle Discussion
    Hello everyone, was wondering which of these ARs are better for my first AR. Smith & Wesson M&P 15 Sport II or Ruger AR 556? I read plenty of reviews and both seem to be in a deadlock (like me right now). Thanks in advance folks!
  10. Hello from CA! Pleasure meeting you all!

    New Members Introduction
    Hello everyone, I am a greenhorn/novice in firearms. Just recently, I visited my local gun shop to purchase a handgun for self-defense purposes (after the Dallas police shooing, I don't think anyone is safe). The DOJ certified instructor was very helpful and informative, I've learned a great...
  11. Build an AR 15 or buy an already complete one

    Rifle Discussion
    My question is simple, is it cheaper to buy an AR 15 already built or to build my own from scratch and order all the parts to it? I am looking at getting into the AR world and don't know a whole lot about them. Any help and suggestions would be appreciated.
  12. Please help with handgun riddle

    Semi-Auto Handgun Discussion
    Please help me solving this riddle. What Handgun is it? I've found it is a compact gun for shure. also its semi-automatic and it has no cock. i was thinking about kahr PM9 and Boberg arms xr9 but it isnt them. please help <3
  13. Scope or Rifle? Tavor SAR & D-EVO w/LCO or AR-10?

    Firearm Accessories
    I'm looking for some of you experts' advice on this. I currently have an 18-inch Barrel IWI Tavor SAR . I'm about to put a Leupold D-EVO and LCO on it, but I was thinking I could put the money into the AR-10(B-series) that I wanted, just because every "shooter" needs or has an AR platform, and I...
  14. Need suggestions on purchasing a complete rifle setup!

    Rifle Discussion
    I'm looking into buying a new bolt action rifle in the $500-$700 range chambered in .308 win. I want to hunt with it but mainly use it as a very accurate target range rifle up to 500y or so. After my research, I've narrowed it down to the remington 700 sps tactical or the Savage 10 FCP. I'm not...
  15. Winchester Model 54 Help/Advice

    General Gunsmithing
    I have what appears to be a Winchester Model 54 originally chambered for 22 Swift but which has been rechambered for 222 Winchester. I can't tell what variation it is, as there is no checkering but the also no finger groove on the forestock. My question is can anyone help me with maintenance for...
  16. Advice.

    Semi-Auto Handgun Discussion
    I am new to the gun world. In May I bought a LC9 for a pretty good price. After shooting it,'I decided I hated the trigger when at the range with a co-worker that brought his glock. After some research I decided to trade in my LC9 for an LC9S. Much better trigger. Also have not had an issue, not...
  17. New to CC in alabama

    Concealed Carry
    I have been around guns all my life, and recently I have decide to participate in canceled carry. I have searched far and wide but I cant seem to find any clear information about Alabama carry laws and I have a few questions. 1. is there a max number of rounds I can have in my magazine while...
  18. Looking to purchase a wedding gift for my future husband. Need help!

    General Gun Discussion
    Hi, I'm getting married in a few months and want to get my fiancé a cool wedding gift. He likes guns. He shoots targets, skeet, hunts, and carries one concealed everyday. I'd like to get him something special, he mentioned something over a year ago about his dream gun being something along the...
  19. What kind of gun is this?

    General Gun Discussion
    Hoping to get some info on this bolt action. Not sure what it is. I can not find any markings other than some matching numbers. No words, no marks. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
  20. AK variant chambered in .223/5.56? perfect carbine for shtf?

    General Gun Discussion
    this to me would seem like the perfect rifle. would this be a good gun with the gritty ruggedness of the ak mud gun but with the general ballistics of an ar 15. the things that have been keeping me from going and building my own ar 15 is the fact that it requires a lot more TLC. ive heard they...