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  2. High-capacity magazine - Wikipedia

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    A high-capacity magazine (or large-capacity magazine) is a magazine capable of holding a higher than normal number of ammunition rounds for a particular firearm (i.e. more than in a standard magazine for that firearm). A magazine may also be defined as high-capacity in a legal sense, based on the number of rounds that are allowed by law in a ...

  3. Guns & Ammo - Wikipedia

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    Guns & Ammo is a magazine dedicated to firearms, hunting, competitive shooting, reloading, and other shooting-related activities in the United States. Content and Circulation [ edit ] The magazine offers reviews on firearms, ammunition, optics and shooting gear.

  4. M3 submachine gun - Wikipedia

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    The M3 is an American .45-caliber submachine gun adopted by the U.S. Army on 12 December 1942, as the United States Submachine Gun, Cal. .45, M3. [12] The M3 was chambered for the same .45 ACP round fired by the Thompson submachine gun, but was cheaper to mass produce and lighter, at the expense of accuracy. [12]

  5. Gun and Ammo Sales Not Just Surging — AR Guns, Ammo ... - AOL

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    The reality is that gun, ammo and magazine sales went into an overdrive, and this is not exactly Christmas present sales. The Gun and Ammo Sales Not Just Surging — AR Guns, Ammo and Magazines ...

  6. Gun shop, firearms owners challenge RI's new high-capacity ...

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    PROVIDENCE — The state’s new ban on gun magazines holding more than 10 rounds of ammunition is only a few days old but the law already faces a legal challenge.. On Thursday, a Chepachet gun ...

  7. Magazine (firearms) - Wikipedia

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    Nomenclature. With the increased use of semi-automatic and automatic firearms, the detachable magazine became increasingly common.Soon after the adoption of the M1911 pistol, the term "magazine" was settled on by the military and firearms experts, though the term "clip" is often used in its place (though only for detachable magazines, never fixed).

  8. .45 ACP - Wikipedia

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    Magazine capacity varies depending on the type of firearm. Standard (not extended) single-stack magazines for pistols based on the 1911 design commonly, hold eight rounds or fewer in .45 ACP. Many modern pistols have adapted the cartridge into double-stacked magazine designs to increase ammo capacity, though this increases the pistol grip's girth.

  9. STANAG magazine - Wikipedia

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    A STANAG magazine or NATO magazine is a type of detachable firearm magazine proposed by NATO in October 1980. Shortly after NATO's acceptance of the 5.56×45mm NATO rifle cartridge, Draft Standardization Agreement ( STANAG ) 4179 was proposed in order to allow NATO members to easily share rifle ammunition and magazines down to the individual ...