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Wiley Clapp: Guns They Oughta Make—.22-Cal. Commander

Wiley Clapp shares another on his "wish list" of handguns he hopes gun makers will...

By the Decade: Wiley Clapp's Favorite Handgun—2010s

The "By the Decade" series concludes with the handgun—or handguns—Wiley Clapp considers his favorite.

Packin' With Pride: Patriotic Pistols

Designed for more than Independence Day commemorations, these patriotic-themed pistols let firearm enthusiasts express their...

Last Of The Breed: Marine Corps M45A1

The final example of U.S. military M1911s, the Marine Corps M45A1 was carried on special...

D-Day + 75: Arms of the Airborne

Seventy-five years ago, Allied troops invaded Hitler’s “Fortress Europe” to bring an end to Nazi...

Archives: The M1911A1 and The M9

From the 1985 American Rifleman, shortly after the adoption of the M9 as the new...

Legacy of Freedom: Col. North Colt Commander .45 1911 Pistol

NRA President Lt. Col. Oliver North has lent his signature for use on a Limited...

The Arab Revolt and the Guns of Lawrence of Arabia

T.E. Lawrence fought an unconventional campaign in the Arabian Desert during the Great War. But...

Tested: Iver Johnson 1911A1 Carbine

This unique interpretation of a classic WWII semi-automatic pistol takes its cues from several historical...

Nine Lives of the 10 mm Auto

Counted out more than once, the 10 mm Auto cartridge simply refuses to give up—and...

The CMP M1911s: The Inside Story

It's a happy ending for these 8,000 pistols fought on battlefields from Europe to Southeast...

Back to Basics: Get a Grip … On Your Handgun

Rifle and shotgun fit are talked about a lot, but handgun fit is largely ignored.

Video—Dallas NRA Show: Colt Combat Unit 1911 Pistol

Colt has just updated its first pistol in its Combat Unit series known as the...

Last of Its Kind: The USMC Model 1909 Colt

How does the last military-issue .45 Colt revolver stack up today at the range? A...

Tested: Ruger 9 mm SR1911 Officer's Model

Some speculated the new pistol would be built in 45 while others assumed Ruger would...

A Look Back at the Browning High Power Pistol

When France made it known that it was seeking a military pistol like the world...

Wiley Clapp: What's All This 10 mm Business?

​Just shortly before the .40 S&W came along to better arm the nation's police, we...

Colt Announces Series 70 Competition Pistol Line

Colt's Competition Pistol Line, which originally was offered with Colt's Series 80 firing system, will...

The Keefe Report: Over There—The Guns of the Doughboys

A century ago today, United States of America was no longer sitting on the sidelines....

Tested: Mech Tech Carbine Conversion Unit

Installing without tools onto a full-size M1911 frame (not included), the Mech Tech Carbine Conversion...
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