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FNH USA FNAR Rifle

Gas-operated semi-auto .308 Win. tactical rifle based on Browning’s BAR ShortTrac.

.223 Rem. vs. 5.56x45 mm NATO: Is It Safe?

I have received a slew of questions—many from first time AR-type rifle buyers—about the .223 Rem. and the 5.56x45 mm NATO cartridges. Can I shoot 5.56x45 mm NATO in my .223 and vice-versa? Are these the same cartridge?

7.62 NATO U.S. Navy Garand Rifles

With the U.S. Army and Marine Corps receiving the bulk of early M14 rifle production, the Navy chose to convert .30-’06 Sprg. M1 Garands to 7.62 NATO, extending the service life of John Garand’s masterpiece.

Testing The Army’s M855A1 Standard Ball Cartridge

Spanning a decade-and-a-half, the process of adopting the lead-free 5.56x45 mm NATO M855A1 ball cartridge was hardly transparent. In the end, however, testing indicates that our troops ended up with a better combat round.

NEW! Ruger Gunsite Scout Rifle .223 Rem./5.56 NATO

Watch video here! Adapted from the .308 platform, the Ruger GSR retains many of the features found in its original chambering.

Ruger Announces the AR-556 Modern Sporting Rifle

The rifle is Ruger's first firearm designed and built in its Mayodan, N.C., facility.

The AR for Home Defense: One Expert's Opinion

We sat down with one of the nation’s elite combat veterans, now a renowned tactical trainer, and asked him to explain why his choice for the best home-defense tool is the “general-purpose rifle,” America’s favorite, the AR platform in .223 Rem.

Review: Century International Arms Zastava PAP M77 PS Semi-Automatic Rifle

This sporterized adjustable-gas piston AK-style .308 is comfortable to shoot and affordable to buy.

Ruger Introduces SR-556 Takedown

If you like the idea of a Takedown rifle, take a look at the just-announced Ruger Takedown SR-556.

Tested: Ruger SR-556 Takedown

Designed to be easily broken down for convenient transport and storage, yet with the capacity to be rapidly reassembled and brought to bear if needed, takedown models of long guns have been produced since the latter part of the 19th century.

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