June 14, 2018

This is a question we get here at HNR Gunworks everyday.  Each material has their own benefits, like did you know steel firearms weigh more which causes less rise while firing and prevents limp wristing when shooting? On the other hand, polymer handguns tend to weigh l...

May 8, 2018

Hollow point ammo or “carry ammo” vs full metal jacket or “target ammo” has been the topic of discussion this month at HNR after the Active Shooter Seminar. So- what is the better ammo, full metal jacket or hollow point?

The simple answer is- it really depends on what y...

April 3, 2018

A sight picture is defined as “everything you see with your sights and your target.” A proper sight picture is fundamental for plinkers  and self-defense training. There are many different styles of sights such as a bead, three dot sight, a notch or circular rear. Desp...

March 9, 2018


 

According to Guns Digest “a recent estimate by the Crime Prevention Research Center (CPRC), more than 15 million Americans are now licensed to carry a firearm in the United States. With that many and more legally licensed citizens — including those who keep guns stri...

February 16, 2018

There are many muzzle devices out there. Flash suppressors (aka flash hiders), muzzle breaks and compensators can be confusing but all have some differences in design and performance that shooters can benefit from depending on their needs.

Flash hiders:

Flash hiders lite...

December 29, 2017

Trigger Jobs, Action Jobs and Accuracy

New shooters and experts both agree, bottom line: the right trigger affects the gun’s accuracy and overall performance. 

Trigger and action jobs have many benefits and can remove pre-and post travel or pull, and lighten and smoothen...

December 1, 2017

Do you have a laser or light, or possibly even both on your firearm? Many shooters do and are reaping the benefits of the ever-changing technology in newer, lightweight and brighter lasers and lights. But, before we get into the benefits of them, let’s bust some popula...