Rifle Reviews

From hunting to plinking, long-range shooting to varmit rifles, we’ve researched and reviewed the long guns that will help you hit targets at range. Whether you’re new to rifles, looking for an upgrade, or just want a new rifle for whatever reason, these are the rifles we recommend.

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The Best Pistol-Caliber Carbines

What is the best 9mm carbine? Increasingly popular in the past 20 years, pistol caliber carbines or PCCs offer a lot of benefits to the

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The Best 6.5 PRC Rifles

Why use a 6.5 PRC rifle? We break down the pros and cons of “magnumized” 6.5 Creedmoors and highlight some great rifle options.

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The Best Bergara Rifles

We cover the world of premium Bergara rifles, their Spanish history, and give you our top choices for this surprisingly affordable precision brand.

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The Best Savage Rifles

Savage Arms has been making firearms for over 120 years. Among its resume are award-winning hunting rifles, the first level-action rifle to use a box

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The Best AK-47 Rifles

The Increasingly American Kalashnikov For generations, the AK-47 was the spooky gun in grainy TASS footage of May Day parades in Red Square, or seen

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The Best Bullpup Rifles

We cover the world of bullpup rifles, their history, and give you our top choices for this modern classic rifle orientation.

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The Best AR-15 Rifles

The AR-15 platform gets a lot of attention and for good reason, it is one of the most reliable and versatile firearms ever created. We dive deep into “legos for adults”.

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The Best Lever-Action Rifles

The term “survival rifle” can mean different things to different people. We dive deep into the world of rifles built for when TSHTF.

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The Best Survival Rifles

The term “survival rifle” can mean different things to different people. We dive deep into the world of rifles built for when TSHTF.

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The Best AR-10 Rifles

Who makes the best AR-10 rifle? The grandfather of all the modern sporting rifles and the daddy of the comparatively smaller AR-15, the AR-10 rifle

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The Best Semi-Auto Rifles

With so many semi-automatic rifles in ready circulation today, the question of picking the best rifle for a given caliber can be a real challenge.

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AR-15 vs. M4: A Comparison

What’s the Difference Between an AR-15 and an M4 rifle? Both the AR-15 and the M4 are based on the Armalite Rifle design from Eugene

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The Best .223 Wylde Rifles

What are the best .223 Wylde rifles? In the AR-15 world, it is a little known fact that .223 Remington and 5.56 NATO vary just

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The Best .224 Valkyrie Rifles

The .224 Valkyrie rifle is fairly new to the market, only introduced commercially a few years ago, but it has nonetheless proved appealing to many

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The Best .308 Rifles

Quick List: The Best .308 Rifles – Semi-Autos & Bolt Guns   Semi-Auto .308s: Browning BAR Mark III DBM Daniel Defense DD5 V4 DSA SA58

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The Best 6.5 Creedmoor Rifles

What is the best 6.5 Creedmoor rifle? Today, shooters have a choice between an increasingly large variety of calibers that are designed to be good

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The Best Bolt Action Rifles

What are the best bolt action rifles available? Firearms come in a great many shape, sizes, and configurations. Some of them, for example – flintlocks,

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The Best .300 Blackout Rifles

Who makes the best .300 Blackout rifle? Born just over a decade ago from a need for a specialized close-combat round for unnamed military special

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The Best Muzzleloader Rifles

What are the best muzzleloaders available? Muzzleloading rifles were once the dominant firearms of human civilization. They were the primary tools of countless wars and

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The Best Scout Rifles

What exactly is a scout rifle? The scout rifle, as a concept, came largely from the thinking of Col. Jeff Cooper, a Marine who spent

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The Best Sniper & Precision Rifles

What is the best precision rifle? Sniper and precision rifles are mostly enjoyed by target shooting enthusiasts and hunters. While you can’t get the top-of-the-line

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The Best 7.62×39 Rifles

What is the best 7.62×39 rifle? 7.62×39 rifles are some of the most popular in the entire world. That’s because they’re the primary type of

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The Best .300 Win Mag Rifles

What are the best .300 win mag rifles? The .300 Winchester Magnum is one of the most popular hunting cartridges ever developed and has remained

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The Best .22 LR Rifles

Which are the best .22 LR rifles? Ask just about any shooter what rifle they started with and they’ll tell you it was a rifle

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The Best Hunting Rifles

Which are the best hunting rifles? A hunter is, ultimately, only as good as his or her rifle. Yet finding the best hunting rifle for