The FN FAL: Right Arm Of The Free World
To say the FN FAL arrived at the right time is understatement, a time when Communist Bloc global domination was a very real possibility.
7.62 NATO And .308 Win.: History & Performance
Developed after the end of World War II off of the .30-'06 Sprg. cartridge, the 7.62x51 mm NATO and .308 Win. have and continue to dominate the centerfire rifle cartridge markets.
Federal Wins Ammunition Contract For Army’s NGCT Program
Federal Ammunition announced in late July that it had been selected to supply specialized alloy-cased ammunition for the U.S. Army’s ongoing Next Generation Carbine Technologies (NGCT) program trials.
Tested: Stag Model 10SL Rifle
Stag Arms of New Britain, Conn., opened shop as a maker of AR-15-type rifles back in 2003—specializing particularly in left-side-ejecting models in order to better accommodate the left-handed segment of the gun community—but it wasn’t until 2017 that the company took its first crack at the larger AR-10-style platform.
Magpul Releases the PMAG D-50 LR/SR GEN M3
The Magpul PMAG D-50 is a lightweight 50-round polymer drum magazine designed for 7.62x51 mm NATO/.308 Win. ammunition for SR25/M110 pattern rifles.
FN Mausers And The Fight For Israel
When Israel declared its independence in 1948, it acquired rifles—including some used by the Germans during World War II—from any source it could find. New Mausers made at FN saw service in the Israeli War of Independence, and on through the Six-Day War.
Tested: POF-USA Revolution Rifle
The Revolution is not simply an adapted AR-10; it is, in fact, closer to an AR-15, sharing many of the same dimensions and parts of the smaller rifle
Unsung Hero: The Mk 248 MOD 1
The .300 Win. Mag. cartridge was a veritable game-changer in the military sniping community—especially in its latest incarnation, the Mk 248 MOD 1. Here’s how it was developed and what handloaders can learn from it.
Editors’ Picks 2017: IWI Galil ACE GAR1651
IWI brought the Galil family of guns back to the U.S. civilian market in 2015 after a two-decade hiatus, and this year a big brother joins the product lineup.
Tested: Kel-Tec RFB & RDB Bullpups
Ever the innovator, Kel-Tec has developed two handy, affordable and completely bilateral carbines all its own. Do they make it the King of the Bullpups?