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U.S. M6: A Military-Grade Survival Gun

The U.S. military recognized early on that pilots forced down in relatively uninhabited regions of the world needed a compact survival rifle if they went down.

Rifleman Report: Industrial Innovations

Just when it seems the firearm industry has exhausted itself by way of striving to keep up with demand for existing models, it’s a pleasant surprise to learn that, behind the scenes, engineers and marketing folks have been working on new offerings that have either been created from whole cloth, are significantly revised or are unfamiliar to the American market.

The Ward-Burton Rifle: America's First Military Bolt-Action

During the U.S. military’s search for a breechloading rifle design in the years after the Civil War, America’s first military bolt-action was deemed both novel and sometimes dangerous.

Springfield Hellion: A Bullpup Contender Comes Stateside

Despite its fiendish name, the Springfield Armory Hellion exhibits friendly performance and has features sure to find favor with both right- and left-handed shooters who appreciate the bullpup design’s compact form factor.

Preview: Springfield Armory M1A Two-Tone Desert FDE

Springfield Armory announced the release of a Nation's Best Sports exclusive line of M1A rifles with a two-tone desert FDE camouflage paint scheme added from the factory. 

2022 Handgun Of The Year: Springfield SA-35

American Rifleman is pleased to announce the 2022 Handgun Of The Year Award goes to Springfield Armory.

New For 2022: Springfield Armory XD-M Elite 4.5" OSP 10 mm

Springfield Armory added another 10 mm-chambered option to its XD-M Elite lineup of handguns in 2022.

This Old Gun: U.S. Model Of 1842 Musket

By the latter part of the 1830s, most of the major powers finally let practicality overcome economy, realizing that it was time to switch their small arms over from flintlock to percussion. Britain and France were among the earliest, with the United States following suit in short order—the Americans fielding the handsome Model of 1842.

Preview: Apex Tactical Springfield Hellcat Threaded Barrel

Machined from cold-hammer-forged, stainless-steel blanks, the Apex Tactical Hellcat Threaded Barrel is a drop-in replacement for any Springfield Armory Hellcat.

New For 2022: Springfield Armory Emissary 4.25"

Springfield Armory rolled out a compact, carry-ready variant of its upgraded Emissary 1911 lineup in 2022.

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