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Preview: Nightstick TSM-13G

The Nightstick TSM-13G is a light-laser unit designed to attach directly to the accessory rail...

Range Tested: Personal Defense Ammunition

To examine what modern personal-defense ammunition looks like, we took a look at three options...

High Standard: Gone But Not Forgotten

High Standard was a prominent company in the mid-20th century and had many great models,...

Origins of Pistolcraft: The Development of the 'Modern Technique'

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

'Over There:' Stalemate, Fighting & Firearms on the Western Front

Watch this American Rifleman TV segment "Over There Part One" to learn about the impact...

Review: Ruger SR1911 Lightweight Commander

Nearly five years ago, Sturm, Ruger & Co. launched its first SR1911 pistol. The result...

Preview: N8 Tactical KO-1 Kydex Holster

N8 Tactical launched its first-ever all-Kydex holster, designed to minimize bulk while making all-day carry...

Review: Langdon Tactical Elite 92G RDO

Langdon Tactical Technology's RDO mount and modifications allows red-dot optics to be mounted to Beretta...

Power Pair: FN 509C and 503 Review

The 509C and 503 are both worthy entries in the concealed carry market—the first as...

The Concealed-Carry Revolver: Is It Still Relevant?

In today's market of small-frame, lightweight, semi-automatic pistols, it's harder to make the case for...

Pocket Pistol Primer: Mastering Small Self-Defense Guns

Small, pocket-size guns can be effective self-defense tools, but they require extra commitment to training.

The Back-Up Gun: 3 Reasons To Carry One

While perusing various online sources of gun related news and information recently, I've noticed an...

NRA Gun of the Week: Wilson Combat WCP320

On this week’s “Gun of the Week,” NRA’s American Rifleman Staff discuss the details of...

The Armed Citizen® July 20, 2020

Read today's "The Armed Citizen" entry for tales of law-abiding citizens, past and present, who...

Pint-Size Pair: Springfield Armory's Saint Edge PDW & EVAC

Springfield Armory was quick to jump on the AR pistol craze back in 2017, but...

The Pedersen Device: A Secret Weapon of WWI

Though never used in combat, the innovative Pedersen Device was a potential solution to the...

The .22 LR: History & Performance

While the .22 Long Rifle wasn't the first self-contained metallic cartridge, it's one of the...

The .357 Magnum: Most Versatile Handgun Round Ever?

Eighty-five years have passed since the introduction of the .357 Magnum. Wiley Clapp contends that...

Springfield Armory Hellcat Goes 20,000 Rounds

In one marathon range session, a single Springfield Armory Hellcat broke the 20,000-round barrier, demonstrating...

ARTV Preview: Colt Commanders at Gunsite; Rock River Arms RUK-9; Steyr AUG

This week on American Rifleman TV, we're with the Colt Commander at Gunsite Academy, and...
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