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By the Decade: Wiley Clapp’s Favorite Handgun—The 1960s

By the Decade: Wiley Clapp’s Favorite Handgun—The 1960s

Wiley Clapp's Marine Corps service influenced his choice for his favorite pistol of the 1960s.
Irish Lewis Light Machine Guns in the United States

Irish Lewis Light Machine Guns in the United States

Col. Isaac Newton Lewis capitalized on the experimental drum-fed, air-cooled, McLean machine gun, developing a...
The Ivy Patch Gun

The Ivy Patch Gun

Ever go digging in an ivy patch? Imagine finding an artillery piece at the end...
War in the Desert: The Mauser-Vergueiro Rifle

War in the Desert: The Mauser-Vergueiro Rifle

An army should never go to war without rifles to arm its soldiers. Yet that...
Video—I Have This Old Gun: Russian PPSh 43 Submachine Gun

Video—I Have This Old Gun: Russian PPSh 43 Submachine Gun

The lesser-known cousin of the famous PPSh 41, the stamped-steel, 7.62x25 mm-chambered PPSh 43 submachine...
Shedding New Light on the “Air Service” Springfield M1903

Shedding New Light on the “Air Service” Springfield M1903

There has been confusion and speculation about the M1903 Springfield “Stripped for Air Service.” Documents...
The Arab Revolt and the Guns of Lawrence of Arabia

The Arab Revolt and the Guns of Lawrence of Arabia

T.E. Lawrence fought an unconventional campaign in the Arabian Desert during the Great War. But...
The Sterling: Britain’s Cold War Submachine Gun

The Sterling: Britain’s Cold War Submachine Gun

The Sterling submachine gun saw action in more than 40 conflicts, well earning its place...
Video—ARTV: Remington 200, Part 2

Video—ARTV: Remington 200, Part 2

In part 2 of "Remington 200," follow ARTV staff through the latter half of this...
The First Submachine Gun: Italy’s Villar Perosa

The First Submachine Gun: Italy’s Villar Perosa

This innovative Italian design gave the world its first submachine gun.
Auto-Ordnance Releases the Tanker World War II Thompson

Auto-Ordnance Releases the Tanker World War II Thompson

Thompson Auto Ordnance, maker of the famous "Tommy Gun," has introduced its special edition World...
Profile: Oklahoma Highway Patrol's Captain Dan Combs

Profile: Oklahoma Highway Patrol's Captain Dan Combs

A friend of legendary Border Patrolman Bill Jordan and the FBI’s Jelly Bryce, Captain Dan...
FN Mausers and the Fight for Israel

FN Mausers and the Fight for Israel

When Israel declared its independence in 1948, it acquired rifles—including some used by the Germans...
A Look Back at the Mosin-Nagant 91/30

A Look Back at the Mosin-Nagant 91/30

One of the hardest working rifles in history, the Mosin-Nagant is like a lot of...
Video—ARTV: Pacific War, Iwo Jima, Part 5

Video—ARTV: Pacific War, Iwo Jima, Part 5

In this fifth installment of "The Men and Guns of the Pacific," the ARTV crew...
A Look Back at the .44 Special

A Look Back at the .44 Special

As the 20th century was about to debut, the brass at Smith & Wesson decided...
Hodgdon: The Inside Story

Hodgdon: The Inside Story

Best known to handloaders within the firearm industry, Hodgdon Powder Company’s sphere of influence is...
Video—ARTV: Pacific War, Guam, Part 4

Video—ARTV: Pacific War, Guam, Part 4

In this fourth installment in "The Men and Guns of the Pacific," the ARTV crew...
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