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Video—I Have This Old Gun: Colt Model 601 Carbine

Watch this "I Have This Old Gun" segment on the Colt Model 601 Carbine from...
A Look Back at the Winchester Model 52 Rifle

A Look Back at the Winchester Model 52 Rifle

After the Great War, Winchester did some reorganization of its product line since returning Doughboys...
Inland Manufacturing Introduces 1st Infantry Commemorative Guns

Inland Manufacturing Introduces 1st Infantry Commemorative Guns

Inland Manufacturing has introduced the US Army 1st Infantry Division 100th Anniversary Commemorative models of...
I Have This Old Gun ... Marlin Model 93 Carbine

I Have This Old Gun ... Marlin Model 93 Carbine

During the latter part of the 19th century, Marlin was giving Winchester a run for...

Video: Japanese Type 99 Light Machine Gun

Watch this "I Have This Old Gun" segment about the Japanese Type 99 Light Machine...

Video: Argentine Mausers

Watch this "I Have This Old Gun" segment on the Argentine Mausers from a recent...

Video—I Have This Old Gun: M249 SAW Machine Gun

Watch this "I Have This Old Gun" segment about the M249 SAW from a recent...
The Allies Strike Back: The Genesis Of Sniping, Part 5

The Allies Strike Back: The Genesis Of Sniping, Part 5

Without a suitable sniping rifle, and with no training organization in place, the Allies struggled...
Restoring a “Commonwealth Garand”: The Short Magazine Lee-Enfield

Restoring a “Commonwealth Garand”: The Short Magazine Lee-Enfield

See how one enthusiast accomplished his restoration of a WWII-era Lithgow Arms Short Magazine Lee...
A Battle At Barrington: The Men & The Guns

A Battle At Barrington: The Men & The Guns

On Nov. 27, 1934, two federal agents faced two heavily armed bandits in what is...
The M2 Submachine Gun

The M2 Submachine Gun

The Thompson, while excellent, was expensive and time-consuming to make. So, faced with a pressing...
Deer Rifles: How G.I.s Helped Revive Fabrique Nationale

Deer Rifles: How G.I.s Helped Revive Fabrique Nationale

After the liberation of Belgium’s Fabrique Nationale by G.I.s in 1944, demand for pistols—and then...
Rifleman Q & A: Marine Corps Reisings

Rifleman Q & A: Marine Corps Reisings

I have seen references to .45-cal. Reising submachine guns that were used by the Marine...
From Civil War To World War: The Genesis Of Sniping, Part 4

From Civil War To World War: The Genesis Of Sniping, Part 4

After the American Civil War, repeating rifles and smokeless powder revolutionized shooting. Accurate rifles that...
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