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Winchester Model 1873

Winchester Model 1873

This is the story of the Winchester Model 1873. It’s the gun that won the West, and has been the trusted companion of mountain men, homesteaders, hunters, and gun enthusiasts for over a century. This article highlights the history, features, and impact of this American treasure: the Winchester ’73.  The Winchester 1873 was proven by […]

Ruger Marlin 1895 SBL

Ruger Marlin 1895 SBL Review

Guest Writer: Kenzie Fitzpatrick There are many historical firearms we have come to know and love, but one of our all-time favorites is the Model 1895 lever-action rifle. Specifically, the one brought back to life as the Ruger Marlin 1895 SBL rifle. Marlin is one of the most well-known firearm manufacturers in the world. However, […]

Popular Rifle Types

Types of Rifles – The Most Common Among Shooters

By Guy J. Sagi The creativity and engineering prowess poured into today’s rifles may be unlimited, but all firearms fall into distinct categories defined by their method of operation—regardless of cosmetics. Here’s an abbreviated look at the five major types of rifles. Types Of Rifles Break-Action Lever Action Pump Action Bolt Action Semi-Auto Break-Action Basics […]