Shotguns

#91 | Modern Shotgun Manufacturing with Wes Lang and Giorgio Guerini of Caesar Guerini – Project Upland Podcast

Talking shotguns with Wes Lang and Giorgio Guerini. We’re always making our guns better. The last thing on the table that we discuss is cost. We start with the premise of what...

The AYA No. 2 Sidelock Shotgun

Built on the time-tested Holland and Holland design, the AYA No. 2 is the “Affordable” Sidelock Shotgun. For those of us out there who have not yet heard of AYA...

A Look at the Remington 870 Pump Shotgun – an American Classic

Like many have found growing up hunting, the Remington 870 pump shotgun is a staple in American classics. The smell of pine needles filled my father’s townhouse as we came...

#86 | New Jersey Upland Hunting and Griffin & Howe with Joel Penkala – Project Upland Podcast

Exploring New Jersey upland hunting and Griffin & Howe on the Project Upland Podcast. Maybe what you truly need to make a bird hunter is a dog, a gun, a bird to chase and...

A Look at Vintage American Pump Shotguns for Bird Hunting

Exploring the vintage shotgun market of the American classic pump shotgun. The Damascus twist-barrels glistened grey and brown in the late morning autumn sun. I clutched the...

The History and Revival of the 16 Gauge Shotgun

Take a look at the history, culture, and availability of the 16 gauge shotgun. My shoulder rocked back so much that the other folks at my local skeet range let out an audible...

CZ Upland Ultralight – Shotgun Review

The CZ Upland Ultralight is lightweight reliability at a reasonable price. I’m an old grouse hunter. By that I mean I don’t think of myself as really old, but I used to hunt...

#75 | Shotguns, Gun Fit and Wingshooting with Del Whitman – Project Upland Podcast

“If your gun doesn’t fit, you’ve got kind of a really ineffective club in your hands. Having a gun that doesn’t fit you is akin to buying a very expensive rifle and...

AYA Shotguns Aguirre y Aranzabal – A Spanish Gunmaker Profile

A look into the history, models, and availability of the Spanish handmade AYA shotguns. After the recent film In Our Veins featuring the fourth generation of the AYA name Alex...

CZ Supreme Field Review – A Shotgun Review

A High Grade Production Over-and-Under without Breaking the Bank. As you read this shotgun review, you’ll have to do your best to ignore the fact that I was outshot by my...