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Remington Goes To War

Though mainly thought of as a maker of sporting arms, Remington was never a company...

Sold! The $1.26 Million Winchester 1886 Rifle

It’s the most expensive single firearm sold at auction, according to Rock Island Auction Company....

Winchester Goes To War

Throughout this century, Winchester has been called upon to be a vital part of the...

200 Years Of Remington Highlights

Eliphalet “Lite” Remington, Jr.’s first rifle was a flintlock half-stock muzzleloader. It is thought that...

Guns of the Easter Rising

In April 1916, Irish rebels rose up against the British Crown. Armed with a motley...

The Guns of U.S. Presidents

It wasn’t that long ago when firearms were not only welcome in the executive mansion,...

I Have This Old Gun: Whitworth Rifle

Ask the average Civil War buff to name a Yankee or Confederate sharpshooter’s rifle and...

Thompson Submachine Gun

So, when was the Thompson submachine gun first fired in combat? Was it during the...

I Have This Old Gun – Pattern 1853 Enfield Rifle-Musket

Simply put, the Pattern 1853 Enfield rifle-musket, along with its variants, is one of the...

Keefe Report: Hell on Wheels Sixgun

As season five of AMC’s popular “Hell on Wheels” winds down for the year on...

The Genesis Of Sniping

Before sniping could make an impact on the battlefield, two things were required: accurate rifles...

The Guns of Manassas, 1861

The Union and Confederate armies faced each other for the first time near Bull Run...

Bullet Basics

Guns can't hurt you (unless you drop one on your foot) but bullets fired from...

Colt's Four Other Comebacks

It could take as long as 90 days before a court determines whether Sciens Capital...

Top 10 Infantry Rifles

The Top 10 Infantry Rifles were chosen due to innovation, effectiveness, service life, impact on...

Winchester Lever-Actions Go To War

Although the U.S. military snubbed lever-action Winchesters, other nations, attracted by their innovation or just...

Clapp on Handguns: Smith & Wesson Identification

Smith & Wesson top-break revolvers were the first really powerful handguns the old line maker...

The Ithaca Model 37 in U.S. Military Service

While eclipsed by the far-better-known Winchester Model 97 and Model 12 “trench” and “riot” shotguns,...

10 Guns That Shaped America

Firearms have been a part of this nation since, well, long before it was a...

Leveraging Heritage

Lever-action rifles are an indelible fixture in the history of firearm development and played a...
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