Federal Ammunition Awarded

Federal Ammunition Awarded $114 Million U.S. Army Contract

On August 18, United States Army Contracting Command awarded Federal Ammunition with a five-year contract to produce the AA40 5.56 NATO frangible ammunition (MK311 MOD 3) used by U.S. military branches during training.

CMP Opens Round Three Of M1911 Pistol Sales

The Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) is accepting applications from those interested in taking ownership of one of the retired U.S. Military 1911 pistols it is currently offering for sale. Requests must be postmarked on or before Sept. 30.

I Have This Old Gun: U.S. Model 1855 Rifle-Musket

Watch this American Rifleman Television segment of "I Have This Old Gun" from 2020 to learn about the U.S. Model 1855 rifle-musket.

The Boys Anti-Tank Rifle In U.S. Service

The Boys rifle saw service with U.S. Marine Raiders during the Makin Island Raid of Aug. 17 and 18, 1942. “Carlson’s Raiders” used their Boys rifles to dispatch two Japanese float planes. It was likely an unenviable task to lug the massive bolt-action through the jungle.

Introducing The M1911 To Service

Despite its enduring popularity today, the M1911 was an adjustment for U.S. servicemen when it was first introduced.  

I Have This Old Gun: U.S. M1918 BAR

Watch this American Rifleman Television segment of "I Have This Old Gun" from 2020 to learn about the U.S. M1918 Browning Automatic Rifle in .30-'06 Sprg.

Mec-Gar Celebrates 30 Years In The U.S.

Founded in Brescia, Italy, in 1965, Mec-Gar SRL emerged as a leading producer of OEM and aftermarket magazines for many popular handguns.

Rifleman Q&A: 1900 Test Luger & Holster

I have a question about a Rock Island Arsenal holster stamped “E.H.S.” that contains a 1900 Eagle Test Luger serial No. 70XX.

U.S. M6: A Military-Grade Survival Gun

The U.S. military recognized early on that pilots forced down in relatively uninhabited regions of the world needed a compact survival rifle if they went down.

Rifleman Q&A: Socket-Style Bayonet Mount

Puzzled by an apparent early socket-style bayonet, one NRA member writes Rifleman Q&A for answers concerning its mounting type.

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