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Did you ever wonder what came before and influenced the design of the AK47? If so follow along in this series as we examine the important Soviet designers, like Fedor Vasil'evich Tokarev, who laid the groundwork for Kalashnikov.

Journey to the AK47 Part 1: The Fedorov Avtomat

Paul Scarlata - September 17, 2019

Did you ever wonder what came before and influenced the design of the AK47? If so follow along...

Every tank designed since has been influenced by the German Tiger tank.

Amazing Feats of the Tiger Tank!

Neal S. Shera - August 30, 2019

Every tank designed since has been influenced by the German Tiger tank.

David Fortier drives one of the greatest battle tanks of all time, the Chieftain.

The British Chieftain Main Battle Tank

David Fortier - August 29, 2019

David Fortier drives one of the greatest battle tanks of all time, the Chieftain.

During WWII Polish soldiers were armed with a mind-boggling assortment of modern and obsolete small arms scavenged in the aftermath of the Great War.

Polish WWII Weapons Part 1

Paul Scarlata - July 26, 2019

During WWII Polish soldiers were armed with a mind-boggling assortment of modern and obsolete...

Many of the concepts pioneered by Hobart are seen in modern armies across the world and the AVRE platform is alive and well.

Hobarts Funnies and the Battle for the Scheldt

Neal S Shera - July 15, 2019

Many of the concepts pioneered by Hobart are seen in modern armies across the world and the...

The last of Germany's infamous Elefant tank destroyers.

World War II German Elefant Tank Destroyers

Neal S Shera - July 12, 2019

The last of Germany's infamous Elefant tank destroyers.

Was it luck or a higher power that the largely insignificant PIAT made history?

Unlikely Hero: How a PIAT saved the Normandy Landings

Neal S Shera - June 07, 2019

Was it luck or a higher power that the largely insignificant PIAT made history?

In part one of this three part series we take a look at the classic World War II German Sd.Kfz. 251 halftrack.

German Sd.Kfz. 251 Halftrack - Part 1

David Fortier - June 07, 2019

In part one of this three part series we take a look at the classic World War II German...

In part two of this three part series we climb inside the German Sd.Kfz. 251 Halftrack, examine the crew's compartment and find out what all the controls do.

German Sd.Kfz. 251 Halftrack - Part 2

David Fortier - June 07, 2019

In part two of this three part series we climb inside the German Sd.Kfz. 251 Halftrack,...

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