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The Keefe Report: 1911 Pistols Then and Now

"...the .45 Colt’s automatic; the latest, the most deadly, the finest and the best hand...

In Country: Small Arms of the Vietnam War

It was more than half a century ago that American troops stepped up ground operations...

Unsung: The AN/M2 .50-cal. Machine Gun in World War II

From Pearl Harbor until the Japanese surrender, the AN/M2 .50-cal. Browning machine gun served in...

The Rise of the 9mm M1911

For most of its existence, the M1911 pistol has been inexorably linked to the .45...

Zastava ZPAP M70: An Authentic AK for the U.S. Market

In the ZPAP M70 from Zastava Arms, AK-47 fans have an authentic, high-quality rifle that...

The Vz. 52: From Suez to the Bay of Pigs

When the Czech military ordered up a new service rifle, it hardly could have imagined...

This Old Gun: Norwegian Model 1914 Pistol

In this American Rifleman TV segment of "I Have This Old Gun," we take a...

This Old Gun: Argentine FM FAP

In this American Rifleman TV segment of "I Have This Old Gun," we take a...

"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...

A Marine and His M1903: USMC Model 1903 Rifles

In this article, we take a look at some of the history and distinguishing features...

5 Amazing Artifacts in the National Museum of the U.S. Army

The National Museum of the United States Army holds nearly 1,400 artifacts that tell the...

Veterans Day, Armistice Day and A Captain’s M1911

In this article, we go into the history of Veterans and Armistice Day along with...

Exploded View: U.S. M1911A1

John Browning's iconic service pistol remained in U.S. military use for three-quarters of a century....

The Remington 870: Greatest Pump Shotgun Ever Made?

Since its introduction in 1950, more than 7 million Remington Model 870 pump-action shotguns have...

'Tanker Garands': The Real Story

Most “Tanker Garands” were made for commercial sale, but a few are genuine. This is...

Beretta 92FS: Still a Popular Pistol Option

Even though the U.S. military is retiring its fleet of M9s, the commercial market is...

Rifleman Review: Beretta APX

In this American Rifleman TV segment of "Rifleman Review," we take a look at the...

M1 Garand Rebuilds: History & Markings

Collectors today often look down their noses at “rebuilt” M1 Garands, but hundreds of thousands...

Benelli M4: A Top-Selling Tactical Shotgun

The Benelli M4 has been around for decades, but its battle-tested design still resonates with...

NRA Gun of the Week: Ruger American Pistol Competition

On this week’s “Gun of the Week” American Rifleman staff delve into Ruger’s semi-automatic competition-grade...
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