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In Part Two of our series we meet Sergei Gavrilovich Simonov who is part of the next generation of designers. Follow along for an interesting look at the evolution of Russian and Soviet automatic weapons.

Journey to the AK47 Part 2: Simonov's AVS36

Paul Scarlata - October 04, 2019

In Part Two of our series we meet Sergei Gavrilovich Simonov who is part of the next...

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...

The Russian Vityaz 9mm submachine gun is based on the Bizon series, it fires from the closed-bolt position and is a simple blow-back design which feeds from 30-round magazines.

Russia's AK 9mm Vityaz Submachine Gun

David M. Fortier - September 13, 2019

The Russian Vityaz 9mm submachine gun is based on the Bizon series, it fires from the...

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.

David Fortier had the chance to fire the Lahti L-39 while filming the 2018 season of Guns&AmmoTV while on location at DriveTanks.com.

Shooting the 20mm Lahti L-39 Anti-Tank Rifle

David M. Fortier - August 19, 2019

David Fortier had the chance to fire the Lahti L-39 while filming the 2018 season of...

While filming the 2018 season of Guns&AmmoTV we had the unique opportunity to fire the M134 Minigun.

On The Firing Line With The M134 Minigun

David M. Fortier - August 12, 2019

While filming the 2018 season of Guns&AmmoTV we had the unique opportunity to fire the M134...

Firearms News Editor Vincent DeNiro tests some great .30-06 ammunition from Sig Sauer in a way that truly defines Firearms News!

Firearms News Tests Sig Sauer's .30-06 Elite Match Grade Open Tip Ammunition (Unique Test Video)

Firearms News Staff Report - August 05, 2019

Firearms News Editor Vincent DeNiro tests some great .30-06 ammunition from Sig Sauer in a way...

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.

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