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Best Rifle Introductions for 2016

Another SHOT show teeming with some 64,000 attendees and boiling with cool new-product announcements is on the books. As the dust (or perhaps I should say snow) settles, it’s decision time. Time to sit back, ponder a bit and pick out your next purchase. Whether you’re in search of the best rifle for reaching varmints or […]

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Colt “Pro” CRP-18 Rifle Review

Every skilled trade requires  specialized tools to get the job done right, and the shooting sports follow suit with dedicated equipment for competitors seeking the top of the leaderboard. Modern shooting competitions such as those hosted by 3-Gun Nation require semiauto rifles that are capable of engaging targets from 5 to 500 yards. Colt Competition, licensed to Bold […]

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Gun Review: Taurus PT-111 Millennium G2

The firm of Taurus Forjas of Porto Alegre, Brazil, is the largest handgun manufacturer in Latin America. The company began making handguns in 1941, and in 1968 it entered the U.S. market where, thanks to its quality and economical prices, it quickly became a major player. It will come as no surprise that the PT-111 […]

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Smith & Wesson makes new M&P M2.0 official

Smith & Wesson on Tuesday unveiled its updated polymer-framed semi-auto pistol offering in the form of the feature-laden M&P M2.0. The latest M2.0 series comes in both Flat Dark Earth and the always popular standard black finishes and company officials hold its enhanced features over the original model really set it apart. “This is clearly one of […]

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The AK-47 vs. AR-15: Which Is the Better Rifle?

Introduction I have read many articles and reviews comparing the American AR-15 and the Russian AK-47 family of assault rifles. Most reviews attempted to definitively label one or the other as the superior weapon. I have found that this entire chain of reasoning missed the point, and showed a deep misunderstanding of the design philosophy […]

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Korth Revolver in .357 Magnum

An upscale, practically equipped match revolver that is ‘Made in Germany’ in the basic .357 Magnum caliber with an optional 9 mm Luger conversion cylinder: that’s what the brand-new Korth Super Sport has to offer. We were the first to put the premium revolver from Germany through its paces. he Super Sport is a 6”, […]

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SIG SAUER P320: GUN REVIEW

The origins of the SIG-Sauer company lie in the company named Schweizerische Waggon Fabrik or Swiss Wagon Factory (in English) which was founded in 1853 by Friedrich Peyer im Hof, Heinrich Moser and Johann Conrad Neher.[1][2] In 1860, a state-of-the-art rifle of their creation won a competition by Switzerland’s Federal Ministry of Defense, resulting in the award of a contract to […]

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M27 Infantry Automatic Rifle Review

The M27 Automatic Rifle is a 5.56mmx45mm rifle that used by Marine Corps forces. The M27 will replace many of the M249 SAW belt-fed light machine guns currently employed at the squad level. The M27 is based on the Heckler & Koch HK416 D16.5RS . Delta Force reportedly both use the HK416 as an assault rifle/carbine. […]

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BRITISH Junk Gun, the L85A1 The Worst Combat Rifle?

What do you get when you combine what’s widely regarded as one of the best rifle operating mechanisms ever invented, an innovative and promising concept, and a factory with over 150 years of history making some of the finest small arms in the world? If you said “the best rifle ”, you’d be out of […]

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Walther PPK Was the Weapon of choice for James Bond and Adolf Hitler

“Walther PPK with a delivery like a brick through a plate glass window. Takes a Brausch silencer with very little reduction in muzzle velocity. The American CIA swear by them.” – Major Boothroyd to 007, Dr. NO The Walther PPK was  was the weapon of choice for James Bond  from the films Dr. No to Tomorrow Never Dies (except Moonraker and Octopussy) […]