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Rifleman Q&A: Gas-Seal Revolvers

It seems that with the current growth of suppressor use for semi-automatic pistols some people...

Wiley Clapp on Luxurious Leather Holsters

Frontier Americans often chose to carry a handgun as a defensive tool. When it comes...

Remington Goes To War

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

Finding the Forgotten .41 Rem. Mag. Cartridge

This half-century old revolver cartridge may be flying under the mainstream's radar but it's still...

The M1911: The Greatest Pistol in the World

When the Colt 1911 was adopted by the U.S. military for combat use, the precursor...

Video: Smith & Wesson Model 66 Revolver

Watch this "Rifleman Review" segment from a recent episode of American Rifleman Television as Mark...

Tested: Ruger GP100 10-Shot .22 LR Revolver

The latest version of Ruger’s tried-and-true double action provides an excellent option for more affordable...

Ruger Resurrects the .44 Mag. Vaquero Revolver

For 2016 Ruger is bringing back the .44 Mag. Vaquero which will eventually be available...

Book Excerpt: Gun Control in The Third Reich

The seemingly benign gun-registration laws of the Weimar Republic were used by the Nazis to...

Colt First?

For years of writing about firearms, I have been working under an erroneous impression about...

Modern Technique Origins

Over the time that I worked as a police officer and then as a gunwriter,...

Glock 43 Review

This concealable, single-stack 9 mm Luger pistol may not be blazing its own trail, but...

Bullet Basics

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

10 Guns That Shaped America

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

Throwback Thursday: Jeff Cooper

This man for all seasons, warrior, scholar, hunter, husband and controversialist, is above all “the...

Frontier Lawman: Deputy U.S. Marshal Bass Reeves

A remarkable former slave who helped tame the western frontier in Indian Territory left a...

Throwback Thursday: Smith & Wesson’s LadySmith Revolvers

The handgun ban in Maryland, the campaign against semi-automatic arms in California and restrictive pistol...

America's Favorite Deer Rifles

New calibers, modern materials and the progress made in bullets powders and manufacturing continue to...

A Lady Competitor’s Colt

A reader learns the history of a .38 Colt Officer's Model owned by a top...
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