Rifleman Review: Taurus G3X
Taurus USA's G3x combines the frame of the company's full-size G3 with the slide and barrel from the compact G3c. The result is a handgun that can be shot easily and carried comfortably.
Cobalt Kinetics: Offering Custom & Competition-Ready ARs
Cobalt Kinetics produces AR-15s in a variety of chamberings, and its line of precision-engineered firearms has earned a reputation for winning matches and unfailing performance.
5 Hot New Handguns For 2023
SHOT Show 2023 saw the launch of dozens of new handguns, bringing fresh offerings to every corner of the consumer market. Here are five that stood out to our editorial team.
New For 2023: FN 510 & 545 Tactical
FN America brought two hard-hitting chamberings to its handgun lineup in 2023, introducing the FN 510 Tactical and FN 545 Tactical in 10 mm Auto and .45 ACP, respectively.
Davide Pedersoli: Fine Historical & Sporting Arms
Davide Pedersoli launched the business bearing his name in Italy, at first specializing in the production of over-under and side-by-side shotguns for hunting. Word of the quality coming out of his factory quickly spread, though, and today the firm produces classic American firearms alongside other fine sporting guns.
Smith & Wesson M&P Handguns Then & Now
Since the introduction of Military & Police revolvers more than a century ago, Smith & Wesson's M&P pistol line has grown to include a host of polymer-frame semi-automatics.
Preview: Viridian GDO 25
During bright, daylight hours, the human eye can distinguish the color green far more easily than red. Viridian has been putting this fact to good use for many years in its line of firearm-mounted laser sights, and the company is now extending that advantage to its series of unmagnified “red-dot” optics, as well.
Rifleman Q&A: 'U.S.-Parts Count’ Explained
I was looking at a foreign semi-automatic rifle at a gun show recently and overheard some people nearby talking about a “U.S.-parts count.” What does this have to do with an imported rifle, and why is it a concern?
Micro-Compacts On The Rise
A Scope Report issued by the National Association of Sporting Goods Wholesalers (NASGW) last month included figures that reflect a gradual change in pistol-buying preferences. According to the trade organization’s findings, consumers are purchasing smaller handguns when it comes to those chambered in 9 mm Luger.
Preview: Mec-Gar CZ 75B Competition Mags
Mec-Gar’s CZ 75B Competition magazines build off the company’s previous 17-round configuration with the addition of an extended aluminum floorplate that provides capacity for two extra rounds.