rifles

Patrick Kelley Tests Out the .224 Valkyrie

Patrick Kelley is definitely in the Christmas spirit. It seems his friends at Savage and Federal gave him an early Christmas present: a prototype MSR15 chambered in .224 Valkyrie and some boxes of the new ammo to shoot through it. Bearing the cold wind and snow flurries of the Pacific Northwest in December, Patrick sets […]

Being Safe in Bear Country

These are the opinions and observations of a guy who’s spent a lifetime outdoors and a great deal of it in bear country. There is no right or wrong way of dealing with a bear encounter. There are some excellent rules of thumb to know, some common-sense lessons to learn, and a fair collection of […]

FN Issues Mandatory Safety Recall of all FN M249S Rifles

McLean, VA – October 20, 2017 | FN America, LLC, announces the mandatory safety recall of certain FN M249S® semi-automatic, belt-fed rifles in both standard and PARA configurations. A recently identified design issue within the hammer group of the rifle may adversely affect the rifle’s reliability. Under certain circumstances, a reset failure within the hammer […]

The RPK Squad Automatic Weapon: Simply Superb

On a certain level the Ruchnoi Pulemet Kalashnikova or RPK seems uninspired. The action is standard Kalashnikov, the barrel is fixed, and the magazine feed limits its capacity to 75 rounds. However, it is in its very simplicity and utilitarian execution that the RPK demonstrates its excellence. Share List

Stag Arms Model 9 PCC Review

-By Jeremiah Futch, Head Combat Marksmanship Instructor and competitive shooter. Since its inception in 2003, Stag Arms has been manufacturing quality, mil-spec modern sporting rifles at an attractive price point. When I learned that I was going to be able to spend some quality time with Stag’s innovative and market-ready, 9mm carbine, the Model 9, […]