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The Model 70 Story: Improving the Model 54

The Model 70 Story: Improving the Model 54

A re-telling of the Winchester Model 70's history from a classic issue of October 1980...
Rifleman Q & A: Springfield vs. Enfield–Fame By Name

Rifleman Q & A: Springfield vs. Enfield–Fame By Name

A reader inquires why is the ’03 Springfield is accorded so much fame.
Springfield Armory's First Model 1903 Rifle

Springfield Armory's First Model 1903 Rifle

The authors trace the fascinating history of just one M1903, the very first, serial No....
Back to Basics: Choosing the Best Buttstock

Back to Basics: Choosing the Best Buttstock

In order to accurately deliver a shot from a rifle that the buttstock fit the...
Shedding New Light on the “Air Service” Springfield M1903

Shedding New Light on the “Air Service” Springfield M1903

There has been confusion and speculation about the M1903 Springfield “Stripped for Air Service.” Documents...
America's Snipers in The Great War

America's Snipers in The Great War

A century ago, American snipers fought in both the trenches of France and in the...
The U.S. Model Of 1917 Rifle

The U.S. Model Of 1917 Rifle

When America entered the Great War, there was a dire shortage of rifles for the...
The Model 1903 In World War I

The Model 1903 In World War I

When the Doughboys went to France, starting in 1917, they took with them arguably the...
The Cavalry’s Last Charge: The 1921 M1903 Prototype Carbine

The Cavalry’s Last Charge: The 1921 M1903 Prototype Carbine

Even though the last cavalry carbine of the U.S. Army was the M1899 Krag-Jorgensen, the...
Sniping From Below: Periscope Rifles in World War I

Sniping From Below: Periscope Rifles in World War I

World War I saw the widespread introduction of many, what we would call, “modern” arms,...
I Have This Old Gun: Sedgley Springfield Sporter

I Have This Old Gun: Sedgley Springfield Sporter

This year marks the 100th anniversary of America’s most significant combat in World War I,...
Trapdoors and Levers: Rethinking the Custer Era

Trapdoors and Levers: Rethinking the Custer Era

It is hard not appreciate the ballistic science that went into making the Springfield it...
A Look Back at the M1 Carbine

A Look Back at the M1 Carbine

Like a lot of things American, the popularity of the M1 Carbine grew more because...
How NRA Trained America’s Snipers To Fight “Over There”

How NRA Trained America’s Snipers To Fight “Over There”

During World War I, America’s top riflemen and British and Canadian instructors ran the United...
Rifleman Q & A: Make Room For Headspace

Rifleman Q & A: Make Room For Headspace

A reader wonders If headspace is so critical, how come he reads about fire forming...
Guns of the “Devil Dogs”: U.S. Marine Corps Small Arms Of World War I

Guns of the “Devil Dogs”: U.S. Marine Corps Small Arms Of World War I

The U.S. Marines in France would earn the name “Teufelshunde” or “Devil Dogs” from the...
The Keefe Report—Plan B: The U.S. Model of 1917 Revolvers

The Keefe Report—Plan B: The U.S. Model of 1917 Revolvers

A century ago, the U.S. Army desperately needed handguns for the Doughboys headed for the...
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