New Gun Owners

  1. What to Expect at Your First Gun Show

    What to Expect at Your First Gun Show

    Gun shows can be awkward if you aren't prepared. Find out what to look for and what to avoid to have a great experience. There’s a first for everything, right? The worst part about going to a gun show is going to a gun show and not knowing what to expect. In this blog, we’ll cover some tips and recommendations...
  2. How to Buy a Gun Online

    How to Buy a Gun Online

    No, you can't buy a gun online and ship it to your house. But you can buy a gun online. Here's how. The process to buy a gun online is simpler than most people realize, but it does require information and paperwork exchange to set up the transfer. In this blog, we’ll go over what to look for when shopping...
  3. Gun Store Protocol: How to Safely Navigate This Tricky Environment

    Gun Store Protocol: How to Safely Navigate This Tricky Environment

    Gun stores require certain protocols beyond your typical retailer. You may have seen this sign circulating around social media. It’s been around for years. The original version appears on the front door of Top Guns gun store in Terre Haute, IN. The story goes that store owner Steve Ellis was frustrated by customers constantly violating what he considered common sense...
  4. The One Gun Every Gun Owner Should Own

    The One Gun Every Gun Owner Should Own

    Got a favorite gun? David Workman picks the one gun he says every gun owner should own. It might not be what you think. Dedicated gun owners typically own a lot of guns and goodies. From pistols to rifles, safes are usually packed with firearms, magazines, ammunition, cleaning kits, holsters, slings, optics, speed loaders, and other accessories. Semi-autos, revolvers, various...
  5. Why Taking Classes Is So Important

    Why Taking Classes Is So Important

    Responsible gun owners never stop learning. Improve your skills with continuous education.   Colonel Jeff Cooper, the founder of Gunsite Academy in Arizona, famously said that owning a gun doesn't make you able to defend yourself any more than owning a guitar makes you a musician. While he wasn't downplaying the significance of that crucial first step – owning a...
  6. Routine Maintenance for Firearms: 8 Tasks to Perform

    Routine Maintenance for Firearms: 8 Tasks to Perform

    Like all machines, guns require regular maintenance to run at peak performance.   There is a lot more maintenance to firearms and firearm accessories than most people think. Cleaning a gun is similar to taking your car in to get an oil change. Just like parts on a vehicle need replacing over time, so do gun parts. If you aren’t...

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