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The origins of Sweden's 7.62x51mm AK4 Battle Rifle reach back to the dark days of World War II!The Swedish AK4 – A Battle Rifle by Any Other Name?

The Swedish AK4 – A Battle Rifle by Any Other Name?

The origins of Sweden's 7.62x51mm AK4 Battle Rifle reach back to the dark days of World War II!

Michelle Hamilton, Field Editor

Looking for a cool surplus pistol? Consider the Cold War era West German Walther 9mm P1!Walther P1 9mm Surplus Pistol Review

Walther P1 9mm Surplus Pistol Review

Looking for a cool surplus pistol? Consider the Cold War era West German Walther 9mm P1!

David M. Fortier, Senior Field Editor

With his armored car out of ammunition, South African Lieutenant van Vuuren fought on with his Star BM pistol from his turret hatch and won the day!A Star BM Pistol Saves the Day at Bridge 14

A Star BM Pistol Saves the Day at Bridge 14

With his armored car out of ammunition, South African Lieutenant van Vuuren fought on with his

David M. Fortier, Senior Field Editor

The .458 SOCOM adds some serious punch to an AR-15, but is it the best of all the AR big-bore cartridges?.458 SOCOM – The Best Big-Bore AR-15 Cartridge?

.458 SOCOM – The Best Big-Bore AR-15 Cartridge?

The .458 SOCOM adds some serious punch to an AR-15, but is it the best of all the AR big-bore

David M. Fortier, Senior Field Editor

We take an old pump-action Winchester M1897 take-down shotgun and build it into a handy short-barrel riot gun perfect for home protection, hunting or the range!Winchester M1897 Riot Gun Build

Winchester M1897 Riot Gun Build

We take an old pump-action Winchester M1897 take-down shotgun and build it into a handy

David M. Fortier, Senior Field Editor

The 5.56mm Mk12 Mod 0/1 series turned the M16 into a compact sniper rifle which was wielded with dramatic results by US Special Operations!Best of the AR-15s? Mk12 Mod 0 SPR

Best of the AR-15s? Mk12 Mod 0 SPR

The 5.56mm Mk12 Mod 0/1 series turned the M16 into a compact sniper rifle which was wielded

David M. Fortier, Senior Field Editor

A timely innovation lost to history, now available from Sarco, Inc!Russia's 37mm Spade Mortar

Russia's 37mm Spade Mortar

A timely innovation lost to history, now available from Sarco, Inc!

Firearms News Staff

The Chaco War of 1932–1935 between Bolivia and Paraguay was fought on the interior of the continent. Writer Vincent D. DeNiro examines the history of the conflict, and the firearms the two armies used.Guns of the Chaco War

Guns of the Chaco War

The Chaco War of 1932–1935 between Bolivia and Paraguay was fought on the interior of

Vincent D. DeNiro

Today, the Johnson rifles and machineguns remain a vivid example of what happens when the best products run afoul of corrupt powers-that-be; men who could not care less about the lives of mere enlisted men dying because their weapons failed them in combat.The Johnson Rifle and LMG

The Johnson Rifle and LMG

Today, the Johnson rifles and machineguns remain a vivid example of what happens when the best

Jim Dickson

The Sauer 38H was indeed an exceptionally advanced design for its day.Sauer 38H Pistol Review

Sauer 38H Pistol Review

The Sauer 38H was indeed an exceptionally advanced design for its day.

Will Dabbs, MD

Firearms News writer Max Popenker clears up the rumors, lies, and myths about Russian gun ownership!Russian Gun Store Tour — VIDEO

Russian Gun Store Tour — VIDEO

Firearms News writer Max Popenker clears up the rumors, lies, and myths about Russian gun

Max Popenker

Maxim Popenker takes a detailed look at Russian gun ownership.From Russia With Love (and Guns)

From Russia With Love (and Guns)

Maxim Popenker takes a detailed look at Russian gun ownership.

Maxim Popenker

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