Guns



Wolf Arms A1 5.56 Upper Review By Oleg Volk

  Wolf Arms A1 piston upper is an adaptation of the Taiwanese army rifle adopted in 2003. With the exception of the bayonet lug, all features of the now-proven original are present. Unlike most of the attempts at piston uppers for AR15, T91 is a very well considered design. It’s neither front heavy, not overly…


Is the FAL Obsolete? By Jim Grant

Adopted by over 90 countries, the FN FAL (the Fusil Automatique Léger for Light Automatic Rifle,) is a semi-automatic produced by the Belgian armaments manufacturer Fabrique Nationale de Herstal (FN) correctly earned the nickname, “The right arm of the free world.” However currently only half of those 90 countries still issue the rifle in appreciable…


Hi-Point .380 ACP Carbine SHOT Show Review By Jim Grant

Hi-Point Firearms is a company that has been making affordable handguns and carbines for years, and while not known for making lightweight guns, they are durable and give a great value for the price. The basic design of all Hi-Point firearms is a direct blowback auto-loading mechanism – so unlike older designs like the 1911…


THIS NEVER SHOULD HAVE HAPPENED! The Army picks a gun WITHOUT SHOOTING IT! By Andre’ M. Dall’au

In the waning hours of the departing administration and just hours before the inauguration the Army announced their selection for the replacement of their M9 Beretta sidearm. The suspicious timing of an end-of-the-week, I-hope-nobody-sees-this press release told that the army had selected its choice by breaking from some pretty tried and true methods they have…




SHOT Show 2017 Best of the Day: Tuesday – The Taurus Spectrum .380 subcompact CCW pistol By Jim Grant

Taurus International Manufacturing, unveiled the newest addition to their product lineup – the Spectrum. True to its name, this new .380 ACP caliber auto-loading handgun is available in a huge array of colors with dozens of slide/frame finish combinations. The basic design is that of a direct-blowback, magazine-fed automatic handgun – a staple of concealed…