SIG Sauer has delivered the 100,000th M17 and M18 for the Modular Handgun System program to the U.S. military, ahead of schedule, and surpassing the performance standards and requirements since the official contract award in January 2017.
Tonight on American Rifleman TV: Making the U.S. M17; Winchester XPR & 350 Legend; Japanese Type 14 Nambu Pistol
ARTV goes in-depth on the creation of the new U.S. M17 pistol and chronicles the U.S. Army's extensive search for its new sidearm. "Rifleman Review" takes a look at the new Winchester XPR chambered in Winchester's newest caliber, 350 Legend. In "I Have This Old Gun," Mark Keefe discusses the Japanese Type 14 Nambu pistol.
Heckler & Koch is gearing up to deliver between 5,000 and 6,000 complete rifle weapon systems to the U.S. Amy, which plans to deploy them as M110A1 Squad Designated Marksman Rifles (SDMR).
Although the semi-automatic M4-style carbine has dominated the AR market for many years, there is growing interest in ARs more akin to the original design. Why? The rifle-length AR may be your best bet when it comes to ballistics, reliability and durability.