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The Burris MTAC Illuminated 1-4 scope on 1X magnification makes for fast target acquisition while keeping peripheral vision. Author Photo.

Gun Review: CMMG Mutant is a Beast of a Hybrid

Shooting to take the best from the AR and AK platforms and marrying them, CMMG's new rifle appears to be a real beast. But more important than just being innovative, the Mutant also proves to be functional.

Though Britain's line of Lee Magazine rifles reminded in service until after the Second World War, the basic system, as seen in this black-powder Lee-Metford, originated in Victorian times.

Britain’s Black-Powder .303, the Lee-Metford

One of the most famous smokeless powder military cartridges in history actually started out as a black-powder round. Here’s a look at the load and the revolutionary new repeating rifle that chambered it – the Lee-Metford.

Savage is shooting at making the versatile Scout Rifle even more so with the Model 11 Scout.

Savage Introduces the Model 11 Scout Rifle at SHOT

At the heart of the Scout Rifle concept is versatility; it's meant to be adept at personal defense and putting meat on the table. But Savage has taken the Scout's flexibility in a different direction with one of its newest rifles