Articles written by: BearingArms.com Staff

Stopping A .50 BMG AP Bullet

Stopping A .50 BMG AP Bullet

Have you ever wondered what kind of armor to would take to stop an armor-piercing .50 BMG round? Over favorite ballistic veterinarian Matt found out at Demolition Ranch… though “Bobby” would have benefited from a […]

Handgun Tips For Beginners

Handgun Tips For Beginners

Manca from Polenar Tactical in Slovenia provides some tips on handgun shooting for beginning shooters.

Taylor’s 1892 Alaskan Rifle

Taylor’s 1892 Alaskan Rifle

There is just something awesome about a lever-action rifle in .44 Magnum, and it only gets better when you have a takedown model that you can drop into a pack for the backcountry, or slip […]

World’s Fastest Shooter Vs Bump Fire

World’s Fastest Shooter Vs Bump Fire

Team Miculek paid us a visit at the farm and we decided to pit Jerry’s trigger finger up against an AR-15 equipped with the Fostech Defend AR-15 bump fire stock. (August/2014)

ATF’s Ammo Ban: A Test Case

ATF’s Ammo Ban: A Test Case

ATF may have pulled its ban on AR-15 ammunition for now, but the fight is far from over. It’s clear the threat to ban this ammo is a test case — if they can ban […]

Why I’m Fat

Why I’m Fat

Some of Larry Vickers’ more infantile critics assert that he can’t know what he’s talking about, because “he’s fat.” After spending almost a full decade as a Delta Force assaulter in which he survived three […]

“What A Sweet-Shooting Rifle!” Firing The Armalite AR-180

“What A Sweet-Shooting Rifle!” Firing The Armalite AR-180

Tim of the Miltary Arms Channel breaks out a brand new, unfired, Costa Mesa-manufactured AR-180, a low-cost Eugene Stoner design built to compete against the AR-15. The Costa Mesa AR-180s were all hand-fitted, and were […]

Steve Martin and Edie Brickell Sing A Pro-Self-Defense Song?

Steve Martin and Edie Brickell Sing A Pro-Self-Defense Song?

I’d planned on closing up shop for the night, but then I stumbled across this song from Steven Martin… yes, that Steven Martin. While most might know him as an actor and comedian, Martin is also […]

SUICIDE SPECIAL: Rare Russian PSM Pistol

SUICIDE SPECIAL: Rare Russian PSM Pistol

The Russian PSM was developed as an ultra-concealable personal defense pistol for the KGB only 2/3″ thick, firing the odd and anemic 5.45×18 cartridge. The 5.45×18 could penetrate soft body armor, but with a miserable […]

Yikes! Terrifying “Man Downrange” Incident During Competition

Yikes! Terrifying “Man Downrange” Incident During Competition

You’re note that the shooter and the RSO were so focused on their run that they didn’t notice the man posting targets until they were right on top of him, and the shooter did in […]