Galil

IWI Galil: Israel's Legendary Fighting Rifle

Factory-fresh Galils in their original configuration are no longer available but, thankfully, the company currently offers three semi-auto models of its Galil Ace chambered in 7.62 NATO. Each are based on the same time-tested long-stroke-piston, rotating bolt gas-operated system of operation.

I Have This Old Gun: SKS Carbine

Watch this American Rifleman Television segment of "I Have This Old Gun" from 2020 to learn about the Russian SKS carbine, chambered in 7.62x39 mm.

The AK-74: From Soviet Small Arm To Resistance Symbol

Watch this video and read this story by American Rifleman Field Editor Martin K. A. Morgan regarding the function and history of the AK-74 select-fire rifle, chambered in 5.45x39 mm.

NRA Gun of the Week: Ruger Mini Thirty

On this week’s “Gun of the Week” video preview, American Rifleman staff examines Ruger’s 30-cal. Mini in 7.62x39 mm.

Century Arms Draco: A Popular AK Pistol Made Stateside

Based off the full-size Kalashnikov rifles, the Century Arms Draco pistol is a popular large-format pistol that is offered in both 9 mm and 7.62x39 mm.  

Century Arms WASR-10: An Imported Romanian AK

Made by the Romanian Cugir Arms Factory and imported by Century Arms, the WASR-10 is a semi-automatic variation of the Kalashnikov design that's popular with today's shooters.

The Beginner Deer Rifle: AR Versus Budget Bolt Action

Follow Jeremiah Knupp as he sets up two rifles, a budget friendly bolt action and a 7.62x39 mm AR-15, to see the strengths and weaknesses of each as a beginner's deer rifle.

Ruger Mini-30: The 7.62x39 mm Mini-14

First introduced when large stocks of 7.62x39 mm ammunition became available in the U.S. Market, Ruger's Mini-30 continues to be a popular choice, blending the Mini-14 with the power of the Russian .30-cal. cartridge.  

Rifleman Q&A: An Albanian SKS?

The Albanian SKS is a rather rare variant of the SKS rifle. Very little is known about its background, as compared to other versions. Read on.

I Have This Old Gun: Russian SKS-45 Carbine

Watch this segment of American Rifleman TV's "I Have This Old Gun" to learn more about the history and significance of the Russian SKS-45 carbine from the Cold War era.

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