United States M16 Assault Rifle

The United States M16 assault rifle was designed in 1956, but production did not begin until 1963.  This rifle is considered one of the top rifles of the...

Advancements in Technology in World War II

  In World War II, continual advancements in technology were mandatory to maintain a competitive edge over the enemy.  While technological advancements were made prior...

Germany’s WWII Sturmgewehr 44 – StG 44

Germany’s WWII Sturmgewehr 44 – or StG 44 for short – assault rifle was developed in the early 1940s.  This rifle was used extensively...

Top Ten Military Pistols

When assembling a list of top ten military pistols throughout history, a number of combinations could be compiled based on design, cartridge, performance, reliability...

Austria’s Semi-Automatic Glock Pistol

Austria’s Semi-automatic Glock is a series of pistols designed and produced in Austria.  Though the founder Gaston Glock was inexperienced in both the designing...

AK-47 Assault Rifle

One of the most well-known, highly recognized assault rifles of current day is the AK-47.  This infamous rifle was developed by the Soviet Union’s...

Top Japanese Weapons of WWII – Machine Guns and Pistols

This category of top Japanese Weapons of WWII covers machine guns and pistols.  The Nambu Revolver is also included on this list.  A list...

Winchester Model 1200 Shotgun

The Winchester Model 1200 is a pump-action shotgun and – despite its short history – is considered by some to be one of the...

Today’s Top Ten Armies (Military Powers) in the World

This list of Top Ten Armies (Military Powers) in the world is subjective at best.  Unless you looked at specific aspects and judged based...