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The Birmingham Small Arms Story

The great gunmaking name of Birmingham Small Arms just refuses to go away. Thanks to a partnership with Arizona Airguns, guns bearing the BSA name are available in the U.S.

American Arms of the Battle of the Bulge

American G.I.s thwarted Hitler’s last-ditch offensive, even though Hitler threw the best men and weapons that he had available against America's troops in the Ardennes. Here the author looks at the small arms used by our troops to stop the Nazi war machine dead in its tracks.

Desert Eagle .50 AE: The Semi-Automatic .50-Cal. Handgun

Becoming a fan favorite of the silver screen and the magnum handgun community in the late 1980s, the Desert Eagle chambered in .50 AE is still one of the largest semi-automatic handguns you can get.

Ruger Mini-30: The 7.62x39 mm Mini-14

First introduced when large stocks of 7.62x39 mm ammunition became available in the U.S. Market, Ruger's Mini-30 continues to be a popular choice, blending the Mini-14 with the power of the Russian .30-cal. cartridge.  

Big-Game Hunting With Handguns

Want a more challenging hunt? Why not try for your favorite big game with a handgun? Here are the basics for this fun, thrilling and interesting way to pursue game.

ARTV Preview: Firearm Basics, Heritage Barkeep and The PKM General Purpose Machine Gun

This week on American Rifleman Television, we join NRA's Larry Quandahl to go over firearms basics, test the Heritage Mfg. Inc. Barkeep revolver and examine the history of the Russian PKM machine gun.

I Have This Old Gun: FN Model 1949

Watch this segment of American Rifleman Television's "I Have This Old Gun" to learn about the history and development of the Fabrique Nationale Model 1949 gas-operated, semi-automatic service rifle, which was made for several nations following World War II in several calibers.

Rifleman Q&A: Curious Semi-Automatic Mauser?

A reader writes American Rifleman regarding a curious 8 mm Mauser similar in design to the M1 Garand that appears well-made.

Thinking In Three Dimensions: The Genius of John Moses Browning

His firearms have figured significantly in history for more than a century, but John Moses Browning had a method of inventing that is only now being fully understood—and may come as quite a surprise.

I Have This Old Gun: Russian SKS-45 Carbine

Watch this segment of American Rifleman TV's "I Have This Old Gun" to learn more about the history and significance of the Russian SKS-45 carbine from the Cold War era.

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