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Part of the M1’s sky-high price was due to its extremely low serial number — 7. Photo Rock Island Auction Company.

Eclectic Gun Auction Stirs Up Big Bucks

From 20th Century battle rifles to ornate cap-and-ball revolvers, Rock Island Auction Company’s latest event had something for every stripe of collector.

AK-47 Mag Charger

Caldwell Releases AK-47 Mag Charger

Looking for a fast way to get your empty Kalashnikov back in action? The AK-47 Mag Charger might be the accessory you've been hunting after.

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Video: M60 in Slow-Motion Action

This is a moment of Zen for gun folks. One of the U.S. Military’s most recognizable machine guns slowed down to a snail’s pace.