Best Of — Surplus Classic And Tactical Firearms

Chinese Again


Century International Arms Offers The Rare Type 53 Mosin-Nagant 7.62x54R Carbines. Just when I was thinking the last of the

The Duelers


This ancient form of settling differences lead to the modern-day use of the pistol for target shooting. Article One of

Holt Meets The Garand


Early Memories Of An Iconic American Arm. We trained with M1 Garands, BARs, Browning, air-cooled .30-caliber machineguns, 3.5-inch bazookas and

The Militia Act Of 1792


The New England Flintlock Militia Musket Armed State Militias In The Country’s Earliest Days. Like most post-war periods, the years

Love Those Blunderbusses!


Perhaps the most iconic of firearms. The Germans named it the “Donderbuchse” (thunder gun), the Dutch, the “Donderbus,” the Italians,

What A Rimfire!


GSG/ATI’s Sturmgewehr 44 .22 Long Rifle. In the spring of 1943, 2,000 Maschinenkarabiner 42s were delivered to Germany’s beleaguered troops

What A Racquet!


Britain’s grenade launching SMLE is the perfect launcher for long-range tennis balls. If there’s a milsurp to make you smile,