ON THE COVER
COMPACT DEFENDER: LWRCI IC-PSD 5.56 By Rob Garrett
Small in size, big on bite, the new IC-PSD redefines CQB firepower.
TORTURING MY TAVOR By David Bahde
After 12,000-plus rounds, see how this modified-to-the-max SAR keeps rocking!
THE SIX8 SPECTRUM By Robert A. Sadowski
SOCOM-born ARs and uppers built for today’s marksmen who demand more punch.
FN AMERICA FN 15 By John M. Buol Jr.
The company that equips our troops is now offering an M16A4-style rifle for everyone.
SPEED DEMONS By David Maccar
Ultra-fast smoothbores built to dominate at the range, in the field or competition!
SNIPER SCHOOL By Fred Mastison
William Graves’ GPS Defense: leading the way for today’s military and civilian top shots!
ARMALITE 7.62 AR-31 By Fred Mastison
Space-age looks and match-grade parts combine for sub-MOA accuracy out to 800 yards!
MOSSBERG .308 MVP By Denis Prisbrey
The new AR-mag-fed Patrol rifle that’s compact, reliable, accurate and priced right!
SIG SAUER SIG50 By David Bahde
The big bad bolt that brings major .50 BMG power and sub-0.5-MOA precision!
FRONTLINE .50 CALS By Richard Johnson
Meet some of the most powerful bolt-action and semi-auto rifles on the planet!
LAPD’S STAKEOUT SQUAD By John Fasano
With leading-edge training and hardware from varsity makers, these elite enforcers put a stop to the city’s worst offenders!
QUICK REFLEXES By David Bahde
Torture testing two customized Glocks fitted with ultra-fast reflex sights!
UTAS UTS-15 MARINE 12 GA. By Leroy Thompson
The ultimate pump action that packs 15 rounds of pirate- or zombie-dropping shot!
RUNNING BRAVO’S RECCE-16 By Len Waldron
BCM’s carbine proves its mettle at U.S. Navy SEAL Kyle Defoor’s battle-proven training academy!
CUSTOM COMBAT Wilson-grade Beretta 92/96 By David Bahde
CQB DEFENSE Equalizing gun grabbers By Fred Mastison
SUPPRESSORS AAC’s silent Ti-RANT By Rob Garrett
ENHANCED AR Do-it-yourself carbine upgrades By Mike Detty
TACTICAL RIDES Tier One off-roaders By Nick Jacobellis
NEW MISSION GEAR New and noteworthy operator hardware
GIVING ’EM HELL The Gunny on the all-time classic Jeep!