German Mauser Model 98

Mauser: The Most Important Rifle

With the closest estimate of production hovering between 91 million and 125 million, and having been manufactured for the military of twenty or more countries, it's hard to imagine a rifle more important than the Mauser Model 98.

The Uzi Is Back!

Century Arms offers up a civilian-legal classic that still holds promise.

Izhmash: Russian AK Maker Bancrupt

The Russian firm Izhmash (Izhevsk Mechanical Works) holds the patents for the AK-47, and it is going broke because of all the illegal copies of its weapons being produced worldwide.

Video: Izhmash AK

Official video from Izhmash -- the Russian company who recently filed for bancruptcy -- on its AK line.