OK, Really, What’s Going on with .22 Rimfire?

October 01, 2014

Different day, same headline? Maybe so, but here's the most detailed explanation to date. It’s a question of simple economics. Supply, demand and profit—or lack thereof. Plus the kind of guns American buy.

The Future of the Gun

September 30, 2014

It is in analyzing the criminal use of firearms, and the effect government restriction of gun rights has had on our society, that this book makes its most dramatic impact on the national debate.

Ever Shot A Pod?

September 29, 2014

What? Never shot a Pod? We hadn't either until the "American Rifleman Television" crew was there as two .50-cal. FN M3P machine guns fired at a combined rate of 2,200 rounds per minute. Check out this video of the latest in military armament from FN Herstal.

Laserlyte: Degrading Editor Productivity One Laser at a Time

September 29, 2014

New for this year is a Trigger Tyme blue gun that has an integrally mounted laser, and a Score Tyme target that keeps score.

Range Time with the FN P90

September 23, 2014

Last week, we were on the range with full-automatic version of the FN P90 chambered in 5.7x28 mm.

It’s Time to Believe in the Good Guys

September 14, 2014

If you haven't seen NRA's latest campaign to preserve our values and protect our freedom, you need to check it out now. “It's time to believe in the good guys again. We are the 5 million men and women of the National Rifle Association of America. Join us."

So, Where’s My KSG? Kel-Tec Going Flat Out

September 11, 2014

Why can't you find Kel-Tec's KSG shotgun on your dealers' shelves? Because other folks are buying them before you do.

Anatomy of a Move: An In-Depth Look at Beretta's Decision to Leave Maryland for Tennessee

September 02, 2014

While Beretta previously announced that it would expand its future manufacturing operations at a new Gallatin, Tenn., facility due to Maryland’s political climate—in particular oppressive gun laws—hings heated up with the announcement that ALL the company’s U.S. manufacturing will now move to the far-more-firearms-friendly (and business friendly) State of Tennessee.

A New U.S. Military Handgun? The Modular Handgun System

August 28, 2014

There have been rumors that the U.S. military will be soon adopting a new service handgun—the Modular Handgun System (MHS). Anyone with any familiarity with U.S. military procurement knows that nothing happens quickly. This is just a beginning of a very long process. While more likely than an invasion of Canada, it is not happening this week.

ARES Defense Mission Configurable Rifle (MCR)

August 12, 2014

The ARES Defense MCR's flexibility lends itself to being a carbine, an infantry rifle or a belt-fed light machine gun. Watch a video of it here.