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Pistol: Ruger/Davidson’s Ruger-5.7 (MSRP: $959) When it comes to the long, interesting tale of the 5.7×28 mm cartridge, there’s a player in the game you might not have expected: Ruger. While FN introduced the cartridge as a PDW-based round in the 1990s, first for the P90, then the civilian-legal PS90, it …

This week, on the range, the American Rifleman staff had a chance to shoot Marlin’s new 1895 Trapper, a short, handy version of the company’s longer SBL model, and like the first of the Ruger-made Marlins, this one performed admirably on the range. Watch our Gun Of The Week video above to see it in …

Firearm: Glock G19 Gen5 MOS (MSRP: $745) We’ve chosen the Glock G19 Gen5 MOS for today’s kit as yet another testament to the robust aftermarket for the Glock line of handguns. We’ve discussed previously how large the aftermarket is for these pistols: triggers, barrels, magazines, slides, holsters and more are plentiful and …

Taylor’s And Company, based in Winchester, VA, are announcing the product launch of their new full-size government framed tactical 1911 pistol, chambered in 10mm. This new 10mm version is the latest handgun to join Taylor And Company’s 1911 product offerings. Specifically, this new full-size handgun will join Taylor’s And Company’s …

Nosler started back in 1946 when dyed-in-the-wool hunter John Amos Nosler began searching for a big-game hunting bullet that was better than what the commercial market offered at the time. Nosler landed on a design that was truly innovative, and the Nosler Partition Bullet Company was formed in 1948. Nosler …

Beretta presented to the public this week at the 2023 SCI Convention in Nashville, Tenn., a custom one-off shotgun called the SL3 Tutankhamon. The SL3 Tutankhamon celebrates the discovery of the famous pharaoh’s tomb by Howard Carter and Lord Carnarvon in the Valley of the Kings more than 100 years …

Beretta USA, a member of the Beretta Defense Technologies (BDT) alliance, announced the delivery to New York Police Department (NYPD) of several Sako TRG M10 multi-caliber sniper systems this week. The rifles will support the mission of NYPD’s Emergency Service Unit (ESU). Beretta USA is also providing armorer training to the agency. “It has …

Sturm, Ruger & Co, Inc. is introducing a new AR-15 rifle variant, the AR-556 MPR, built for semi-automatic precision shooting. This new AR-15 pattern rifle ships with a factory installed 18-inch carbon fiber Proof Research barrel and comes with a .223 Wylde chamber. Proof Research barrels differ from traditional barrels …

Canik USA is releasing an all-steel version of its popular striker-fired SFx Rival 9mm handgun. This new steel version, the SFx Rival-S, will be unveiled at the upcoming 2023 SHOT Show in Las Vegas, Nevada.  At nearly 43 ounces, the extra weight from the full- size steel frame will soak up …

With so many manufacturers bringing so many new products to SHOT Show every year, choosing a “Best Of” can only be a strictly subjective endeavor, especially as every shooter has his or her own interests and biases. With that disclaimer, and acknowledging that it is impossible to see everything at …