Training America’s First Aerial Gunners
America was born as a nation of riflemen, and that foundation of marksmanship carried over to the fledgling pilots and aerial gunners training in America. One of the biggest problems that the Air Service faced, particularly in 1917, was an embarrassing lack of machine guns.
The Budget Bolt-Action Revolution
The bolt-action has come to the fore as the first rifle, the basic rifle, the most popular hunting rifle and one of the least-expensive choices.
Favorite Firearms: The ‘Little Twenty’ Bought By Dad
I started with BB guns at an early age, but my passion for firearms really began the day my dad bought me a 20-ga. Winchester Model 37 single-shot at a gun show in 1962.
Product Preview: Apertures ‘N’ More Rear Sight Replacement Parts
When individual parts from complex rear-sight assemblies go missing, they can be hard to replace because of proprietary features such as thread specifications.
New For 2023: Winchester 400 Legend
Winchester Ammunition has introduced an all-new cartridge for the 2023 hunting season with the big-bore, straight-wall 400 Legend.
5 Great Guns In The Cody Firearms Museum
As the author recently found out during a road trip with his father to the Buffalo Bill Center of the West and Cody Firearms Museum, through its 4,000 displayed firearms, the facility pieces together the story of firearm development and their unique role in the American experience.
New For 2023: Marlin Model 336 Classic
The first Marlin 336 introduced under Ruger's ownership will be the "Classic," and the model remains true to the original design, albeit with a few subtle updates.
Surveys Show Changes In Ammo, Shooting Gear Preferences
According to six Southwick Associates' surveys, hunters and firearm enthusiasts have indicated a shift in purchase preferences over the last several years. What does this mean for the future of product announcements? Read on:
Taylor’s & Company: 'Keeping The Legend Alive'
From its true-to-history offerings such as the 1887 shotguns, double-barrel shotguns, cartridge and blackpowder guns, Taylor's & Company has a wide range of historical firearms and collectibles to choose from, including gun leather, vintage optics and accessories.
CMMG Mk4 Banshee .22 LR Pistol Build
Whether a complete package is desired, or piecemeal assemblies for custom rimfire pistol builds, CMMG offers nearly every part to get the job done. Here, the author put together a Mk4 Banshee .22 LR from factory parts and saved some coin in the process.