The AR-15: Best Home-Defense Gun?
We sat down with one of the nation’s elite combat veterans, now a renowned tactical trainer, and asked him why he thinks the AR-15 is the best home-defense gun you can buy.
Building a Modernized M1 Garand
The M1 Garand is one of the iconic battle rifles of the 20th century, but with some modification, could it be a great general-purpose rifle for the 21st? Here's our attempt to modernize the M1 Garand.
Throwback Thursday: The Scout Rifle Realized
From the Sept. 1998 American Rifleman, Mark Keefe authored this article about the Steyr Scout rifle and how Jeff Cooper’s dream of a modern, “general purpose” rifle suitable for the rifleman, big-game hunter, soldier on a long-distance mission or law-enforcement officer was finally a reality.
The AR for Home Defense: One Expert's Opinion
We sat down with one of the nation’s elite combat veterans, now a renowned tactical trainer, and asked him to explain why his choice for the best home-defense tool is the “general-purpose rifle,” America’s favorite, the AR platform in .223 Rem.
AR Basics: Shooting Positions
Staying as close to the ground as possible is key to having sound positions. Read more here to learn other rules to follow when shooting the general-purpose rifle.