Military Firearms


RIAC Firearms Auction Sees Strong Mix of New and Old

Contemporary and classic guns had collectors reaching for their wallets at the Rock Island Auction Company latest event.

Video: The Basics of the Infamous AK-47

Think you know everything about the AK-47? Well, find out as this short video hits some of the major points regarding this influential rifle.
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Video: Everything You Wanted to Know About Arisaka Anti-Aircraft Sights

There were many odd and ambitious projects during World War II, but none more so that the Arisaka anti-aircraft sights.

Market Trends: World War II Firearms Hot at German Auction House

When Walthers and Mausers of WWII vintage have crossed the block for one German auctioneer, they have move quickly and for top dollar.

Colt Brings Back Limited Run of Model 1903 Hammerless

Colt is reintroducing one of its most popular pistols of the past century, the Model 1903. However, there will not be many to be had.

Arsenal Releasing Limited Supply of SA RPK-5 Series

If you’re shooting for a bit more range out of an AK-style weapon, Arsenal might have reintroduced the rifle for you.

Eclectic Gun Auction Stirs Up Big Bucks

From 20th Century battle rifles to ornate cap-and-ball revolvers, Rock Island Auction Company’s latest event had something for every stripe of collector.

Video: The Pure Fury of the GAU-8 Avenger Rotary Cannon

The Avenger isn’t exactly a top candidate for concealed carry, but if you plan on running into a column of armor this might be your shooting iron of choice.

Vintage M1911A1s May be Heading to the Market as Milsurp

An amendment to the NDAA might make old U.S. Army side arms available to citizens, through the Civilian Marksmanship Program.

Caldwell Releases AK-47 Mag Charger

Looking for a fast way to get your empty Kalashnikov back in action? The AK-47 Mag Charger might be the accessory you've been hunting after.

Glock 19 OK’d for Use by Marine Special Operations

Driven by the demand of its troops, U.S. Marine Corps special operations is adopting one of the world's most popular polymer-framed, striker-fired pistols.
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Video: M60 in Slow-Motion Action

This is a moment of Zen for gun folks. One of the U.S. Military’s most recognizable machine guns slowed down to a snail’s pace.

The 3 Deadliest Gunfighting Pistols of All Time

Collecting the timeless gunfighting pistols: The Luger, the 1911A1 and Single Action Army.

Remington Defense Now Selling to Civilian Market

Remington Defense is now selling to the consumer market, here are the first four firearms heading to a gun store near you.

Gun Auction: Marine Sniper Rifle Sells for $26,400

Record turnout for Morphy’s Jan. 31-Feb. 1 firearms auction yields $1.2 million result, including fierce bidding for a Vietnam-era marine sniper rifle.

Beretta APX – Going Full-Sized in Striker-Fired

With company's first foray into the full-sized striker-fired pistol market, Beretta is shooting at more than the consumer market. The gun maker looks to score a bull's eye as the U.S. Army's sidearm.





Video: Running The 45 Drill

While simple in concept, the 45 drill is challenging in execution and when mastered provides an excellent baseline for evaluating defensive handguns.