ARES Defense SCR: Legal in All 50 States

July 18, 2014

The ARES Defense SCR is a semi-automatic rifle that employs many of the virtues of the AR-15 platform, minus the "features" singled out by firearm-unfriendly states.

Snap Shots: Week 9—Welcome to Sherwood and a Lightly Used .22 Laser Trainer with A Dead Battery

July 16, 2014

When you have magazines dating back to 1885, you end up flipping through pages and chuckling at times over what you find, including this image of a would-be Robin Hood trying to make bacon one sharpened stick at a time. Come on, give it your best shot. You just might win this week's prize.

The Lee-Enfield: The Greatest Bolt-Action of the Great War

July 16, 2014

Tonight on MidwayUSA's Gun Stories, Mark Keefe appears as a subject-matter expert on his favorite early 20th century military rifle, the Lee-Enfield.

Snap Shots Week 8: Where the Buffalo [Don’t] Roam … and Unclaimed Bacon

July 08, 2014

When you have magazines dating back to 1885, you end up flipping through pages and chuckling at times over what you find. Back before there were cartridge guns, hunters had to do it the old fashioned way with the muzzleloading longrifle. Why he is reloading and why the buffalo are not roaming, we have no idea. Caption this week's photo for your chance to win!

Going Viking: Pistol Bayonets and a Pistol Axe!

July 07, 2014

Okay, thanks to LaserLyte, most of us have seen a pistol bayonet, and here is a brief history of the dubious devices. But a pistol axe? Seriously? Don't make us go all viking on you.

.22 Ammo Shortage Solution: Laserlyte LT-LR .22 Trainer

June 30, 2014

If you want to stay sharp with your .22 until .22 LR starts reappearing on your dealers' shelves, then you need the Laserlyte LT-LR .22 Trainer.

Snap Shots Week 7: When Taxidermy Attacks II: ... and a Cool Bipod

June 23, 2014

When you have magazines dating back to 1885, you end up flipping through pages and chuckling at times over what you find. Caption this week's photo for your chance to win!

The Vickers K Gun and D-Day

June 23, 2014

The U.S. Army Rangers storming Pointe Du Hoc were not the only Allied troops using Vickers K Guns on D-Day. If you read about the K Gun in Marty Morgan’s "The Forgotten Guns of D-Day" article and were curious about the Vickers K Gun, here’s more on British Commandoes use of them.

H&K VP 70: Credit Where It’s Due

June 12, 2014

While the new Heckler & Koch VP9 is the first striker-fired gun from the German maker in some time, there were earlier striker-fired H&Ks, including the revolutionary VP 70 and the very cool P7.

Snap Shots: Rockin’ the Duck Pond and the “Backward N” Brander

June 10, 2014

Week five of snapshots is here! That’s right, before shotguns and duck calls, duck hunting was, uh, a rocky proposition. Write the best caption and you could win a prize that will make all your friends jealous.