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M1152 & M1153: The Army’s New 9 mm Luger Loads

M1152 & M1153: The Army’s New 9 mm Luger Loads

While much ink has been spilled on the “kinetic platform” (what most of us would...
Field Notes: 10 mm Auto

Field Notes: 10 mm Auto

These field notes by Field Editor Jeremiah Knupp contain the specifications of five 10 mm...
Nine Lives of the 10 mm Auto

Nine Lives of the 10 mm Auto

Counted out more than once, the 10 mm Auto cartridge simply refuses to give up—and...
Tested: Smith & Wesson’s M2.0 Pistols

Tested: Smith & Wesson’s M2.0 Pistols

Smith & Wesson rightly earned accolades for the M2.0 upgrade to its polymer-frame, striker-fired M&P...
A Colt's Python Primer

A Colt's Python Primer

Once a neglected collecting category, Colt’s Python remains one of the hottest tickets today. Here...
Tested: Hi-Point Firearms 1095TS 10 mm Carbine

Tested: Hi-Point Firearms 1095TS 10 mm Carbine

One of the most affordable pistol-caliber carbines on the market now packs more punch than...
Wiley Clapp: The Pneumatic Alternative

Wiley Clapp: The Pneumatic Alternative

They don't call them firearms for nothing. Inside every cartridge, there is a small bit...
Tested: Beretta’s APX Pistol

Tested: Beretta’s APX Pistol

Beretta has been building semi-automatic pistols for professional users for a long time, but the...
Tested: Smith & Wesson's M&P M2.0 Pistol

Tested: Smith & Wesson's M&P M2.0 Pistol

More than a decade after creating one of the best polymer-frame pistols on the market,...
Clapp: .40 S&W is STILL Better Than 9 mm

Clapp: .40 S&W is STILL Better Than 9 mm

My blog about the recent history of the 9 mm Luger cartridge prompted reader response...
Concealed Carry 21st Century Style

Concealed Carry 21st Century Style

These nine .380 ACP semi-automatics represented a sea change in manufacturers’ efforts to provide the...
A Big First for Walther: The PPQ 45 Pistol

A Big First for Walther: The PPQ 45 Pistol

The PPQ is Walther’s contender in the modern service pistol market. But the line now...
An Inside Look At The FNS Compact Pistol

An Inside Look At The FNS Compact Pistol

The FN America FNS series now includes a Compact model that is more than just...
Review: Apex Tactical Specialties Triggers

Review: Apex Tactical Specialties Triggers

Apex Tactical triggers help drive the author's Smith & Wesson pistols to their peak performance.
Summertime Ruses

Summertime Ruses

On June 30, a man and a woman with a long criminal history staged a...
Throwback Thursday—.40 S&W Ammo: Choices Aplenty

Throwback Thursday—.40 S&W Ammo: Choices Aplenty

Every Thursday we'll share an article from the American Rifleman archives. In this article from...
9 mm versus .357 Sig

9 mm versus .357 Sig

The 9 mm and the .357 Sig are both excellent self-defense rounds. One is more...
Walther. Carl Walther.

Walther. Carl Walther.

The more than 125-year-old company Walther has set up its own facility in Arkansas-Walther USA-and...
SAR Arms Turkish Technology Comes of Age

SAR Arms Turkish Technology Comes of Age

European American Armory has partnered with Turkish firearm manufacturer Sarsilmaz through the SAR Arms label...
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