The 1911 is among the most recognizable pistol designs in the world, but the semiautomatic was not born overnight. In fact, the iconic firearm was a long, though worthwhile, effort to come up with a top-notch military sidearm.
Nothing is as bitter as lost opportunities when it comes to buying that special find.
The curator of the Cody Firearms Museum gives a concise, yet detailed overview of the Winchester rifle found in the Nevada desert earlier this year.
Learn more about what relegated this unique pistol to the ashbin of history. Also, watch it throw some of its monstrous 10mm rounds down range.
Think you know everything about the AK-47? Well, find out as this short video hits some of the major points regarding this influential rifle.
Gun proofing is simply a stress test to make sure a firearm is set to withstand the high pressure it will be call upon to handle. Check out how they did it more than 60-years ago in England.
Quantum physics is a game of Candyland compared to figuring out our American “system” of cartridge names. It wasn’t always so bad.
Since World War II, Gun Digest has been the gun book by which all others are measured.
Recently, a gift from the estate of Robert E. Petersen, of Los Angeles, to the National Firearms Museum set a record in philanthropy to the National Rifle Association (NRA), with a nearly $20 million gift, the largest in the 140-year history of the NRA.