Walther PDP F-Series

Walther PDP F-Series: A Win For Women

As the ranks of new shooters grow, more women are taking up pistols for self-defense—and a veteran maker has responded by applying its vast experience to creating a design that truly fits the female hand.

NRA Gun Of The Week: Smith & Wesson CSX

Featured on this Gun Of The Week video preview, the Smith & Wesson CSX, with its alloy frame, hammer-fired operation and 12-round capacity, gives defenders a great option in the concealable micro-compact 9 mm handgun category.

Review: Culina Custom Revolver Grips

Culina Grips makes a selection of hand-crafted wood grips for Smith & Wesson revolvers, allowing wheelgun enthusiasts grip options that are not only aesthetically beautiful, but fully functional as well.

Smith & Wesson Model 41: An Iconic Rimfire Target Pistol

S&W's repeating rimfire pistol, the Model 41 began in 1957 and continues its classic appeal with standard and Performance Center models built for hunting, plinking and bullseye punching.

The .357 Magnum: History & Performance

Created by Smith & Wesson during the Great Depression, in the past eight decades, the .357 Mag. cartridge has seen no shortage in popularity nor the amount of models chambered for it.

Book Review: Gun Barons | The Weapons That Transformed America And The Men Who Invented Them

Gun Barons, despite what appears on the cover, is less about the guns themselves and more about the men and machinations that led to their being, as well as their use in battle.

Revisiting 'The Pistolero:' More Tales From Donald B. H. Coates

Donald Bateman Hope Coates was not only an an avid adventurer, but also considered to be a great "Pistolero" who was proficient with his practice. Follow Kennith L. Smith-Christmas as he adds an additional tale from the man.

2022 Shotgun Of The Year: Smith & Wesson M&P12

Now in their 20th year, the Golden Bullseye Awards are chosen annually to recognize the firearm industry’s best new offerings. Here are this year’s winners as selected by the editors of “The World’s Oldest And Largest Firearm Authority.”

Rifleman Review: Smith & Wesson Model 648-2 Revolver

Watch this American Rifleman Television segment of "Rifleman Review" from 2020 to learn more about the Smith & Wesson Model 648-2 Revolver chambered in .22 WMR.

The Smith & Wesson Governor: A Versatile Z-Frame Revolver

When Smith & Wesson introduced the Governor in 2011, the concept of a revolver capable of chambering shotshells wasn’t groundbreaking. The new entry from a legendary maker, however, quickly caught media attention at the SHOT Show that year and for some good reasons.

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