Shotguns

What is the Difference Between a Demi-bloc Barrel and Mono-bloc Barrel?

Exploring the barrel making process for double barreled shotguns The first time I heard the word demi-bloc, I was standing on the production floor of AYA in Spain shooting a film....

In Our Veins – The Story of AYA Shotguns

A film looking into the history and story of AYA Shotguns and the city of Eibar Spain. Full film of the AYA shotgun story coming to YouTube on 03.31.19 Eibar is known as the gun...

Franchi Instinct L – A Shotgun Review

A look at the Franchi Over-and-Under Shotgun in the Uplands If ever there were a biased gun review, this is it. Maybe that’s a bit harsh. It’s just that this was the...

Avoiding Double Trouble – Winter 2018 Issue of Project Upland Magazine

Your introduction to vintage side-by-side shotguns. This article originally appeared in Issue Zero of Project Upland Magazine. What do you love about bird hunting? For me, it’s...

Upland Shotguns – Which is right for bird hunting?

Picking your first upland shotgun? Here’s what you need to know. So you want to be a bird hunter. As the season approaches, you’re starting to gear up: new hunting boots,...