New For 2023: Dillon Rifle Company 'The Beast' TAC 501
Dillon Rifle Company might be new, but the Dillon name comes with a great deal of experience, and the company's first complete rifle is a beast. Literally. Here's a closer look at The Beast TAC 501.
Barrett: 40 Years Of .50-Caliber Authority
When it comes to big guns, American exceptionalism and divine intervention, nothing beats the story of how Ronnie Barrett and company became the world’s foremost supplier of long-range, military-grade small arms.
The Boys Anti-Tank Rifle In U.S. Service
The Boys rifle saw service with U.S. Marine Raiders during the Makin Island Raid of Aug. 17 and 18, 1942. “Carlson’s Raiders” used their Boys rifles to dispatch two Japanese float planes. It was likely an unenviable task to lug the massive bolt-action through the jungle.
Barrett Firearms Celebrates 40th Anniversary
From its first shoulder-fired .50 BMG-chambered rifle to switch-barrel Precision Sniper rifle systems, Barrett Firearms continues to make history, this year with its 40th year of business.
Thinking In Three Dimensions: The Genius of John Moses Browning
His firearms have figured significantly in history for more than a century, but John Moses Browning had a method of inventing that is only now being fully understood—and may come as quite a surprise.
Winchester Awarded U.S. Army Ammo Contract
Winchester will act as a second-source provider for U.S. military small-arms ammo under the $37 million contract.
New for 2020: Remington R2Mi .50 BMG Rifle
Remington has announced it will offer a .50 BMG-chambered bolt-action rifle from its Custom Center.
In its advertisements on the back page of this magazine during World War II, Winchester touted the company as having been “On Guard for America Since 1866.” This was never more true than when it produced arms and ammunition to help defeat Nazi Germany and Imperial Japan.
The .50-cal. Browning Machine Gun—The Gun That Won The War
With its origins in the Great War, the .50-cal. Browning machine gun—on land, on the sea and in the air—was a decisive arm for America’s victory over Nazi Germany and Imperial Japan. And, remarkably, it’s still in service today.
2016 NRA Annual Meetings & Exhibits: More Than Just Guns
There’s a ton do to and see at the NRA Annual meetings, and this year more companies than ever are attending and unveiling new products and services.