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The M14 Rifle: John Garand’s Final Legacy

The M14 Rifle: John Garand’s Final Legacy

The resemblance of the M14 to the M1 Garand rifle is unmistakable and, love it...
The 1903 Mannlicher-Schoenauer Carbine

The 1903 Mannlicher-Schoenauer Carbine

“A gun is to shoot anyway, he thought, not to be preserved in a case,...
The History of the Mannlicher-Schoenauer Carbine

The History of the Mannlicher-Schoenauer Carbine

By the time Hemingway got his hands on a Mannlicher-Schoenauer in 1930, the rifle’s basic...
Royal Marine Sniper vs. Warship: Sniper Wins

Royal Marine Sniper vs. Warship: Sniper Wins

Twenty-two British Royal Marines—including a sniper—took on and took down a warship and a helicopter,...
Inland Mfg.'s New-Production M1 Carbine

Inland Mfg.'s New-Production M1 Carbine

Built to the same specifications as their World War II-era forebears, a complete line of...
Arms of American Airborne

Arms of American Airborne

Whether dropped deep behind enemy lines or fighting as conventional infantry, American airborne troopers during...
Winchester Goes To War

Winchester Goes To War

Throughout this century, Winchester has been called upon to be a vital part of the...
Keefe Report: Is Walnut The New Black?

Keefe Report: Is Walnut The New Black?

Want to know what is on the minds of the American shooting public? This month,...
General Motors Went To War

General Motors Went To War

Most are not surprised that General Motors Corp. turned out trucks and other types of...

Video: German MP40 Submachine Gun

Watch this "I Have This Old Gun" segment from a recent episode of American Rifleman...
I Have This Old Gun: Mauser Model 1871/84

I Have This Old Gun: Mauser Model 1871/84

During the Franco-Prussian War of 1870-71, the adversaries principally carried single-shot breechloaders that chambered paper...
“Carbine” Williams Myth & Reality

“Carbine” Williams Myth & Reality

Inventor David Marshall “Carbine” Williams has become a folk hero for “designing” the M1 Carbine,...
Three Hundred Words: The World's Most Prolific Rifle

Three Hundred Words: The World's Most Prolific Rifle

By October of 1941, Operation Barbarossa was in full swing. From Latvia to Crimea, the...

Video: Browning 1917A1 Machine Gun

Watch this "I Have This Old Gun" segment from a recent episode of American Rifleman...
I Have This Old Gun: Winchester Model 94 “Trapper”

I Have This Old Gun: Winchester Model 94 “Trapper”

One of the most popular subcategories of collecting pre-’64 Winchester lever-actions is the “trapper,” or...
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