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Surplus Beretta Model 81s Are Available—For Now

Surplus houses are offering 1970s-era .32 ACP Beretta Model 81 “Cheetah” law enforcement turn-ins averaging about $250. The original Beretta “cat gun,” the Series 81 Cheetah was introduced in 1976.

The 7.5 Swiss: A Reputation For Precision

The 7.5 Swiss cartridge is historically significant and has superior precision when used in the K31 rifle.

Quick and Dirty Russian 7.62mm Ammunition Test Results

These guys sourced Barnaul 7.62x39 HP ammunition locally, which they fired in two "nice condition" original Russian SKS rifles previously zeroed for 300 yards

What Is That Milsurp Loading?

Is your milsurp ammo safe? Ball on the left, tracer on the right for the .303 British headstamps above.

Last War for the Garand: Cold War Veterans Finally Come Home

The M1 Garand is a piece of living history, a connection to WWII and Korean, and the men who carried the rifle in triumph against America’s enemies

107,000 Repatriated Garands and Milsurp 1911s on CMP Racks

The subsequent sale of milsurp rifles and pistols will support the mission of marksmanship training and competition for U.S. citizens, with an emphasis on youth

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