Rifleman Review: Smith & Wesson M&P45 Shield

Interest in mid-size .45-cal. pistols that use single-stack magazines has lead to the release of Smith & Wesson’s M&P45. The striker-fired, recoil-operated pistol sports a polymer frame and provides capacity for seven-rounds.

NRA Gun of the Week: Mossberg MC1sc

On this week’s “Gun of the Week,” American Rifleman staff investigate the first pistol to come from Mossberg in 100 years: the MC1sc semi-automatic, recoil-operated single-stack chambered for 9 mm Luger.

NRA Gun of the Week: Beretta 92X F Compact

On this week's "Gun of the Week," we take a look at the enhanced Beretta 92X F Compact.

NRA Gun of the Week: Standard Mfg. 1911 Case Colored #1 Engraved Pistol

American Rifleman's Mark Keefe has a modern and beautiful take on the M1911 pistol in this week's review.

Tested: Ruger Mark IV 22/45 Lite Pistol

The convenience of Ruger's push-button takedown system is now available in this lightweight, polymer-framed rimfire. Here's our test of the Ruger Mark IV 22/45 Lite.

Tested: North American Arms Guardian .380 ACP Pistol

This old-school all-stainless steel pocket is available with a variety of in-house custom upgrades.

Video: Kel-Tec PLR-16 Pistol Review

Watch this "Rifleman Review" segment from a recent episode of American Rifleman TV, as editors review the Kel-Tec PLR-16 .223 pistol.

The Colt Marine Pistol

Although the M1911A1 in .45 ACP was superseded in 1985 by the M9 as the official sidearm of the U.S. military, the U.S. Marine Corps has adopted an updated version of the gun-the M45 CQB, or, in its civilian version, the Marine-for some special operations troops.

Glock's Gen4 Pistols: The Evolution Of Perfection?

While Glock pistols appear much the same as they did when first released in the early 1980s, there have been changes inside and outside through the years to better suit the needs of law enforcement personnel and armed citizens. What’s different about the Gen4? Read on and find out.

Glock Gen4 G29 Subcompact Pistol

Portable and powerful are two desired attributes in a carry gun, and since the G29 is a subcompact pistol chambered in 10 mm, it more than qualifies.

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