There are definitely things to know and things to look for when shopping for a used rifle. Here are a few tips, from a man that grew up as one of those friendly guys behind the gun shop counter.
The Model 1903 Springfield is arguably the most accurate off-the-shelf service rifle ever produced. And if the ’03 was intrinsically accurate, the ’03 National Match, painstakingly produced by the Springfield Armory from 1921 to 1940, was superlative.
Against one or two of the enemy, mortar fire is is ineffective. The military's answer to the problem is snipers.
We all know about the M1 Garand and the Thompson submachine gun, but troops in Normandy used much more. See these 12 forgotten guns of the D-Day landings.
During the Vietnam War, the men of the Studies and Observations Group (SOG) carried an astonishing array of firearms while operating behind enemy lines.
Odds are you have heard Vista Outdoor is putting Savage Arms on the block. But there is quite a lot more to it.