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Reaching Out With Trijicon’s Accupower

Reaching Out With Trijicon’s Accupower

The American gunsight company best known for its revolutionary both-eyes-open aiming concept, military-contract battle optics...
To Arm Against an Enemy: Colonial Williamsburg Highlights Small Arms of the Revolution

To Arm Against an Enemy: Colonial Williamsburg Highlights Small Arms of the Revolution

A new exhibit at the DeWitt Wallace Decorative Arts Museum at Virginia's Colonial Williamsburg seeks...
Touring the Newly Refurbished Cody Firearms Museum

Touring the Newly Refurbished Cody Firearms Museum

The newly refurbished museum now puts the collection front and center in a way that...
Wiley Clapp: Guns They Oughta Make—.22-Cal. Commander

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

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

Wartime Winchesters

In its advertisements on the back page of this magazine during World War II, Winchester...
Back to Basics: Holsters

Back to Basics: Holsters

The term “holster” dates back to somewhere in the mid-17th century. Its origins are a...
Men and Guns of the 1900 China Relief Expedition

Men and Guns of the 1900 China Relief Expedition

Some American troops fought with guns one would expect in the multi-national mission to Peking,...
Book Review—Death Rattle: The British Soldier’s Machine Gun 1870 - 2015

Book Review—Death Rattle: The British Soldier’s Machine Gun 1870 - 2015

John Hutchins’ book is the definitive treatise on the machine gun as used by British...
A Very Special Carbine

A Very Special Carbine

The “U.S. Carbine, Caliber .30 M1” is without a doubt one of the most popular...
By the Decade: Wiley Clapp's Favorite Handgun—The 2000s

By the Decade: Wiley Clapp's Favorite Handgun—The 2000s

It was a striker-fired pistol called the "XD" from Springfield-Armory that caught Wiley Clapp's attention...
The Manville Gun: From Real Life to the Big Screen

The Manville Gun: From Real Life to the Big Screen

I’m a sucker for action films, and when The Dogs of War was released in...
Video—Shooting the MG42 Machine Gun

Video—Shooting the MG42 Machine Gun

Firing an historic rifle such as the MG42, then reviewing footage of it in operation,...
Rifleman Q & A: The Mossberg That Never Was

Rifleman Q & A: The Mossberg That Never Was

A readers disputes that the MC1sc was the first new pistol from Mossberg since 1919.
Taking Stock of Your Long Guns

Taking Stock of Your Long Guns

Learn more about the different materials used to build rifle stocks and the advantages they...
The Men and Guns of Pointe Du Hoc

The Men and Guns of Pointe Du Hoc

On June 6, 1944, 225 men of the 2nd Raider Battalion, under the command of...
Rifles of the United States Navy & Marine Corps: 1866-1917

Rifles of the United States Navy & Marine Corps: 1866-1917

While reading this book, I found myself at about every third or fourth page exclaiming—“I...
An Essential Uzi Guide

An Essential Uzi Guide

Uziel Gal’s 9 mm Luger submachine gun is one of the most distinctive small arms...
Special Presentation: Behind Enemy Lines: The Men and Guns of SOG

Special Presentation: Behind Enemy Lines: The Men and Guns of SOG

MACV-SOG - the Vietnam War's covert operations unit-inserted small teams deep behind enemy lines in...
Special Presentation: Technological Determinism: Guns and History

Special Presentation: Technological Determinism: Guns and History

A common theme in military history holds that revolutionary pieces of technology tend to provide...
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