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"V" Is For Victory: The Smith & Wesson Victory Model Revolver

Although the M1911A1 was the standard U.S military sidearm during World War II, more than 350,000 S&W Victory Model revolvers were produced, and they accompanied many U.S. Navy and Marine Corps aviators during pivotal battles of the Pacific Theater.

ARTV Preview: The Smith & Wesson M&P Series; Heritage Rough Rider Rancher; Bren LMG

In this week's episode, we'll explore the Smith & Wesson M&P series, test the Heritage Rough Rider Rancher and look back at the British Bren gun.

This Old Gun: Colt Official Police Revolver

In this episode of “I Have This Old Gun,” American Rifleman TV examines a classic revolver designed by Colt's for law enforcement during the mid-20th century.

How It's Made: Smith & Wesson M&P Handguns

This week on American Rifleman TV, we look at the production of Smith & Wesson M&P pistols at the factory.

Wiley Clapp: Enter the Trython

If you missed out on owning an original Colt Python, you might be able to own the next best thing—a "Trython"—part Colt Python and Colt Trooper. Read how Wiley Clapp built these modern hybrid revolvers from classic Colt parts.

A Look Back at the Colt Police Positive

Colt’s D-frame revolver was one of the most popular revolvers during the last century.

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 alive and well.

Hangin’ In: The .41 Magnum

For sheer perserverence in the face of adversity, you can’t beat the grand old .41 Magnum. Although this so-called “middle magnum” was never on the top of the heap in revolver cartridge popularity, it stoutly withstood repeated efforts to cancel it out. This business of a revolver that was not just a supplement to the sporting rifle, started with the .357 Mag. in 1935.

Favorite Firearm: Remembering a War Hero

This Colt "Official Police" revolver was issued to its original owner 1941 as he left West Point, which he later passed down to his son-in-law.

Smith & Wesson Model 10 (Military & Police)

The Model 10 was available with a variety of finishes, barrel lengths and stock options, even had a victory version during WWII.

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