Horman Heritagebuntlinerancherconversion 1

Heritage Buntline To Rancher Carbine At-Home Custom Conversion

Follow along as an American Rifleman contributor converts a Heritage rimfire Buntline Revolver into a Rancher Carbine at home with a custom mix of components.

The Spencer Rifle: Christopher’s Legacy Design

This is the story of how Christopher Miner Spencer developed from boy-aged wood- and metalworker to legendary gunmaker, ultimately spurring a new era in American firearm history.

Preview: Skinner Ruger Mini-14/Thirty Picatinny Mount

Fitting accessories to a classic Ruger Mini-14 has proved challenging in the past. Now Skinner Sights comes to the rescue with its bolt-on Mini-14/Thirty Picatinny mount.

Revolution In The Blood: Christopher Miner Spencer’s Coming Of Age

Christopher Miner Spencer became known as one of the greatest gun designers of his age, and his Spencer rifle was eventually fielded as one of the most advanced firearms employed during the Civil War. This is how he got started.

Favorite Firearms: A Norwegian Gun Of Freedom

My father owned a 6.5x55 mm Krag Jorgensen—a so-called “boy’s carbine”—designed for rifle training in the Norwegian high schools in the early 1900s. He used this gun for hunting and target shooting. My favorite thing was to show off this gun to my friends and show how to take it apart.

Rifleman Review: Heritage Rough Rider Rancher Carbine

Watch this American Rifleman Television segment of "Rifleman Review" from 2020 to learn more about the Heritage Rough Rider Rancher revolving carbine, chambered in .22 LR.

Cavalry Arms Of The American Revolution

When well-trained and equipped, a determined light horseman of the American Revolution was a fearsome combined-arms foe.

Editor’s Choice: Trailblazer Firearms Pivot

Trailblazer Firearms takes the pistol-caliber carbine (PCC) in a fresh direction with the Pivot model chambered in 9 mm Luger.

The FN FAL: Right Arm Of The Free World

To say the FN FAL arrived at the right time is understatement, a time when Communist Bloc global domination was a very real possibility.

NRA Gun Of The Week: Henry Big Boy Color Case Hardened Side Gate

On this week’s “Gun of the Week” video preview, American Rifleman staff examines a lever-action repeater from Henry Repeating Arms featuring a color-case-hardened steel frame, a side loading gate and removable magazine tube.

Page 1 of 30

Interests



Get the best of American Rifleman delivered to your inbox.