Since its introduction a decade ago, the Ruger American rifle line has grown both in popularity as well as the number of models available.
For more than 80 years, the company Jack O’Connor called “the Holland & Holland of the United States” has been at the center of custom riflemaking as an innovator, trend-setter and inventor. Griffin & Howe (G&H) is the father of the style now known as the “American classic” rifle stock, but that is just one of its many contributions.
The U.S. Krag-Jorgensen was America’s first bolt-action repeater chambered for a smokeless-powder cartridge. In the hands of American troops around the globe, the Krag played a small, but key, role in the rise of the “American Century.”
Watch our NRA gun of the Week video examination of a second-generation bolt-action hunting rifle from Thompson/Center.
A young hunter saw a Holland & Holland rifle on a deer hunt, not knowing it would be his decades later.
Can the Savage Impulse change our minds about straight-pull rifles? It's a big hill to climb, but this new-for-2021 launch certainly seems like a contender.