The .380 ACP: History & Performance
Despite disagreements surrounding the .380 ACP cartridge's performance, its history shows it to be a popular, effective round, because people have always enjoyed small, easy-to-carry pistols that can be quickly deployed.
Favorite Firearms: A Birthday Gift From Dad
When I was growing up, my father was one of the bigger Smith & Wesson collectors in Northern California. This led him to have an acquaintance with Roy Jinks of S&W.
Surveys Show Changes In Ammo, Shooting Gear Preferences
According to six Southwick Associates' surveys, hunters and firearm enthusiasts have indicated a shift in purchase preferences over the last several years. What does this mean for the future of product announcements? Read on:
Review: The Broad Arrow Mk2 (Expanded And Updated 2nd Edition)
Author Ian D. Skennerton is widely regarded as one of the world's foremost experts on British military small arms, and his expanded and updated Broad Arrow Mk2 is a must-have for owners of British and Commonwealth firearms.
Rifleman Report: Protecting Our Freedoms
It seems that in nearly every magazine issue we find ourselves featuring examples of the ways in which firearms both enrich our lives and protect our freedoms—and this one is no exception.
New For 2023: Smith & Wesson M&P FPC
Smith & Wesson's new M&P FPC is a compact, folding pistol-caliber carbine chambered in 9 mm Luger and designed to accept the company's M&P handgun magazines.
Companies Announce Spring Savings Deals
The new year, 2023, is beginning to turn a corner into the vernal equinox, and manufacturers are starting to announce their Spring sales events nationwide, so it's a great time of year to get in on the savings and out to the range.
Reading A Rifle: The Story Of One Mosin-Nagant
Here's the story of one well-traveled, Mosin-Nagant rifle that had been born in one country, fought for another country and then fought for two more countries over a short span of only thirty years.
Rifleman Review: Smith & Wesson M&P12
In 2021, Smith & Wesson introduced its M&P12 bullpup shotgun, validating the concept of a compact 12-ga. shotgun with heightened capacity, thanks to dual magazine tubes running underneath the barrel.
2022 Trends At GunBroker
Recently released data from GunBroker.com gives retailers, consumers and manufacturers a breadth of direction the American market is trending toward with regards to handgun, rifle and shotgun interest.