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Best Affordable Pocket Pistols for Self-Defense

Compact, lightweight, affordable pocket pistols have a lot to offer for concealed carry use.

James Tarr, Handguns Editor

Shadow Systems' CR920 9mm Ultimate Carry Pistol

Loaded with features and designed with concealed carry performance in mind, the new Shadow

James Tarr

Lone Wolf Dawn 365 Kit: Upgrade Your SIG P365

The SIG Sauer P365 is one of the most popular CCW pistols with good reason, but you can take

Michelle Hamilton

The 10 Best Competition Ready Factory Handguns: Ready to Run

You don't need to spend big money on a custom pistol to have fun in competition shooting. The

James Tarr

The French Model 1892 Revolver D'Ordonnance in 8mm Cartouche

Paul Scarlata delves into the history of the French service revolver Model 1892 Revolver

Paul Scarlata

French Model 1873 and 1874 Ordnance Revolver in 11mm: Historical Lookback

Paul Scarlata delves into the history of French service revolvers and the under-powered 11mm

Paul Scarlata


Brownells BRN-180 Gen 2 Sport DIY Build: How To and Testing

With many different ways to build one, the Brownells BRN-180 line offers some unique

Michelle Hamilton

The SIG Sauer Cross Rifle: Now in Magnum Calibers!

SIG Sauer's Cross Rifle was an instant success thanks to its features and multi-role design.

David M. Fortier, Executive Editor

The Pioneer Arms True AK Trainer Rifle in Economical .22LR

It doesn't just look like an AK. Pioneer Arms has built a true AK rifle chambered in the

David M. Fortier, Executive Editor

SIG Sauer M400-SDI X-Series Rifle: SIG's Best AR-15 Yet?

Loaded with extra ambi controls and features, the SIG Suaer M400-SDI X-Series doesn't require

Oleg Volk

How to Build an Affordable AR-15 Rifle: DIY Step-By-Step

Using parts from Bear Creek Arsenal, author Michelle Hamilton walks us through assembling an

Michelle Hamilton

The Military Rifles of Portugal Part 1

Portugal may not be the biggest country, yet they amassed a large number of rifles used in its

Paul Scarlata


Are Shotguns Still the Best Option for Home Defense?

While they have great terminal performance, is the shotgun really the best choice for

Michelle Hamilton, Field Editor

Shotguns Vs. Rifles for Bear Defense: Which is Best?

Alaskan hunting and law enforcement expert Rikk Rambo breaks down the best long guns for

Rikk Rambo

American Tactical Turkey/Fowl Shotgun Field Test: Part 1

It may be optimized for turkey, but the ATI Turkey/Fowl O/U shotgun lives up to the fowl part

Jack Oller, Digital Editor

Best Turkey Shotguns For Sale Spring 2024

Semi-auto, pump-action, single-shot and over/under, these are some of our favorite

Jack Oller, Digital Editor

Gimmick To Game-Changer: Cheek Shooting with the Mossberg Shockwave

Is the Mossberg Shockwave shotgun a practical home-defense firearm? With the cheek-shooting

David Faubion

Mossberg's 12 Gauge Semi-Auto 940 Pro Tactical: Field Tested

A 12 gauge shotgun should be in every prepper's arsenal, but does the semi-auto Mossberg 940

James Tarr

NFA/Class 3

The New Gemtech Abyss Quick Detach 5.56 Suppressor

With minimal gasses ejecting rearward, the Gemtech Abyss QD 5.56 suppressor works well and is

Patrick Sweeney

The Powerful USAS-12 Full-Auto Shotgun

Did Daewoo make the scattergun even more deadly?

Leroy Thompson

The RPD Light Machine Gun

This 200-round warrior faced off against the M60 and rained hell on American forces during the

Leroy Thompson

The Steyr Machinengewehr 74 Belt-Fed Machinegun: The Modern MG42

The MG42 was one of the most terrifying weapons of World War II, and the modern Steyr

Leroy Thompson

Silencer Central Factory Tour: Take A Look Behind the Curtain

Join Firearms News contributor Patrick Sweeney on a tour of the Silencer Central headquarters,

Patrick Sweeney

Air Guns

Rapid Air WORX HM1000 Microhunter .25-Cal Air Rifle Review

It's one of the most compact air rifles on the market today, and the RAW Microhunter is some

Will Dabbs, MD

Victory at the Famous Gamo Squirrel Master Classic

With a Gamo Swarm Fusion 10X Gen2 Air Rifle, Firearms News contributor Barb Melloni takes 1st

Barb Melloni

Umarex GLOCK 17 Gen5 T4E Paintball Marker: First Look

Umarex Airguns introduces the first official licensed GLOCK paintball marker, the GLOCK 17

Firearms News Staff

Stoeger S4000E Air Rifle Review

The new Stoeger S4000E gas piston air rifle is lightweight, ergonomic and affordable.

Tom Gaylord

SIG Sauer ProForce P229 Airsoft Pistol Now Shipping

The SIG Sauer ProForce P229 is now shipping to the commercial market.


SIG Super Target Air Pistol and New Line of Pellets Now Available

SIG Sauer announced the SIG SAUER Super Target .177 caliber, single-shot pneumatic air pistol

SIG Sauer, Inc.


A Texas Ranger's Unique Fox Carbine: The PCC You've Never Seen

This 1970s open-bolt pistol caliber carbine was unique with its built-in combination lock.

Leroy Thompson

Tippmann Ordnance's .22LR Gatling Gun: The Next Best Thing

A gatling gun in .45 Colt is going to run a steep bill, but you can run the Tippmann Ordnance

Will Dabbs, MD

The Chauchat: Worst Machine Gun of WWI?

The Fusil Mitrailleur Modele 1915 is best know as the Chauchat and is one of the first

Paul Scarlata

How to Legally Build Your Own German Panzerfaust: DIY Build Book

Ever want to build your own German Panzerfaust? Expert Jonathan Wild's Book "Expedient

Will Dabbs, MD

The Mountain Outfitters Pyro-15 Home Flamethrower Gun

The Mountain Outfitters Pyro-15 is a real-deal flamethrower that ships to your front door in

Will Dabbs, MD

Umarex P2P HDP 50 Compact Less Lethal Defensive Pistol

There are many situations where lethal defensive force wouldn't be justified, but you still

Will Dabbs, MD

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