• The author fires a fast string on plates. Note that despite having just fired a round, the FNP-45 Tactical is already back on target. Photo by Leroy Thompson
  • FNH’s FNP-45 Tactical

    By Leroy Thompson The U.S. Joint Combat Pistol Trials, which began in 2005 under the auspices of USSOCOM, did not really result in the adoption of a new military handgun. However, the R&D carried out by various handgun manufacturers to … Continue reading »


    Ruger’s new Tactical Mini-30 offers upgrades for hunting and personal defense Story by Dr. Martin D. Topper Ruger introduced the Mini-30 rifle in 1987 for shooters who liked the Mini-14, but wanted a gun that fired a larger-caliber cartridge. Simply … Continue reading »