Springfield Armory’s SOCOM II

Springfield Armory’s SOCOM II: A Look Back

Springfield Armory’s SOCOM 16—a radically cut-down version of its flagship M1A—breathed new life into the best civilian M14-type rifle and advanced the scout rifle concept to its most potent level. The SOCOM II elevates that successful blend of battle-tested, practical engineering even higher, making it a modern, modular, close-quarters combat arm that is powerful and easy to shoot.

Preview: Kelbly’s Nanook MG Rifle

The Nanook MG, a long-range hunting rifle, features Kelbly’s lightweight Nanook action and is available in .300 PRC, .300 Norma Mag. and .338 Lapua Mag.

Loading Bench: The Berger Juggernaut At 1,000 Yards

Although frequently used in 1,000-yard engagements, the .308 Winchester is often regarded as a “900-yard cartridge.” It gets this reputation because most bullets fired from .308 Win. rifles fall below the speed of sound slightly before they reach 1,000 yards.

Preview: Winchester Ballistics Calculator

Winchester Ammunition’s new and improved Ballistics Calculator is available free online and through the iOS and Android app stores.

Review: Winchester Model 70 Long Range MB

It is not uncommon for useful technical improvements in one arena to be adopted by and integrated into another. Materials and manufacturing processes originally devised for the aerospace industry are now commonly used to manufacture firearms.

NRA Gun Of The Week: Bergara Premier Competition

Watch this Gun Of The Week video preview to learn about the Bergara Premier Competition, a near-custom rifle with top-tier components and craftsmanship, as well as the capability to precisely deliver match rounds on target.

NRA Gun of the Week: Winchester Model 70 Long Range MB

Watch this video preview to learn about a long-range-capable rifle designed for hunting and target shooting and built on Winchester's legendary action, the Model 70.

Preview: Leupold RX-1500i TBR/W Laser Rangefinder

The new Leupold RX-1500i TBR/W laser rangefinder is designed to be one of the most capable rangefinders in its price bracket, giving hunters and shooters distance readings accurate to half a yard.

Perfecting Long-Range Shooting Inside 100 Yards

As fun and competitive long-range shooting is, not everyone has consistent access to long shooting ranges. Despite that, you can still build your long range shooting skills at 100 yards.

First Look: SilencerCo Harvester EVO Suppressor

New for 2022, SilencerCo releases the Harvester EVO suppressor, designed to be adaptable to multiple different muzzle devices as well as being compatible with calibers between .223 Rem. and .300 Win. Mag.

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