SHOT Show 2017: Rock Island Armory XT-22 Pistol
Rock Island hopes to soon fulfill the dreams of M1911 pistol enthusiasts and .22 Magnum lovers all at the same time with its XT-22 pistol. Featuring John Browning's incomparable ergonomics and the soft-shooting of a rimfire ammunition classic, this gun has a bright future. So, how does it work? The secret to this delayed-blowback design is a clever "floating" chamber. For more, watch the video above or visit rockislandarmory.com
Of all the features of the M1 Garand, its rear sight is one of the most recognizable and went through some notable changes. Here, we take a brief look at what changes were made to the rear sight design from the pre- to post-World War II era.