Rifleman Review: Smith & Wesson CSX
Smith & Wesson's CSX is a different take on the micro-compact 9 mm Luger-chambered pistol concept, one that will appeal to fans of more traditionally built and styled handguns.
Gun Of The Week: Smith & Wesson M&P 10mm M2.0
Watch American Rifleman staff on the range in this Gun Of The Week video to learn about the first 10 mm M&P from Smith & Wesson. It’s also the first 10 mm semi-automatic from the company in more than two decades.
The Ridgeway 'Frankenspencer:' A Lesson NOT Too Late For The Learning
The saga of the 'Frankenspencer' from Ridgeway is a lesson that every arms collector should learn.
Touring The Smith & Wesson Performance Center
Inside Smith & Wesson's factory, there's actually another factory! Here's an inside look at S&W's Performance Center, where production guns are tuned to fit specific needs.
The .38 Special: History & Performance
The .38 Smith & Wesson Special, designed in 1898, rocked the handgun realm with its ballistic performance making it a cartridge for the history books.
2023 Handgun Of The Year: Smith & Wesson CSX
The concealed-carry pistol market is awash in largely similar, striker-fired, polymer-frame models, and it was a refreshing surprise when Smith & Wesson bucked that trend by introducing something completely different into that space with its hammer-fired CSX.
The .380 ACP: History & Performance
Despite disagreements surrounding the .380 ACP cartridge's performance, its history shows it to be a popular, effective round, because people have always enjoyed small, easy-to-carry pistols that can be quickly deployed.
Favorite Firearms: A Birthday Gift From Dad
When I was growing up, my father was one of the bigger Smith & Wesson collectors in Northern California. This led him to have an acquaintance with Roy Jinks of S&W.
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:
Review: The Broad Arrow Mk2 (Expanded And Updated 2nd Edition)
Author Ian D. Skennerton is widely regarded as one of the world's foremost experts on British military small arms, and his expanded and updated Broad Arrow Mk2 is a must-have for owners of British and Commonwealth firearms.