Rifle articles on Wikipedia
A rifle is a firearm designed to be fired from the shoulder, with a barrel that has a helical groove or pattern of grooves ("rifling") cut into the barrel
May 11th 2017

Rifle grenade
A rifle grenade is a grenade that uses a rifle-based launcher to permit a longer effective range than would be possible if the grenade was thrown by hand
Apr 28th 2017

Assault rifle
An assault rifle is a selective-fire rifle that uses an intermediate cartridge and a detachable magazine. Assault rifles were first used during World
May 27th 2017

M14 rifle
M14 The M14 rifle, officially the United States Rifle, 7.62 mm, M14, is an American selective fire automatic rifle that fires 7.62×51mm NATO (.308 in) ammunition
May 28th 2017

Rifle corps (Soviet Union)
were made up of a varying number of rifle divisions, although the allocation of three rifle divisions to a rifle corps was common during the latter part
May 26th 2017

Mondragón rifle
The-MondragonThe Mondragon rifle may refer to three rifle designs developed by Mexican artillery officer general Manuel Mondragon. The initial designs were straight-pull
Mar 17th 2017

Long rifle
"Kentucky Rifle" redirects here. For the American Western film, see Kentucky Rifle (film). For the caliber, see .22 Long Rifle. The long rifle, also known
Apr 7th 2017

NCAA Rifle Championship
The NCAA Rifle Championship is an annual co-educational rifle national collegiate championship sponsored by the National Collegiate Athletic Association
Apr 3rd 2017

Minié rifle
Minie The Minie rifle was an important infantry rifle of the mid-19th century. A version was adopted in 1849 following the invention of the Minie ball in 1847
May 5th 2017

Dragunov sniper rifle
The Dragunov sniper rifle (formal Russian: Снайперская Винтовка системы Драгунова образца 1963 года Snayperskaya Vintovka sistem'y Dragunova obraz'tsa
May 29th 2017

19th Motor Rifle Division
The 19th Motor Rifle Division appears to have been formed originally in July 1922 at Tambov in the Moscow Military District as a territorial formation
Nov 7th 2016

Ferguson rifle
The Ferguson rifle was one of the first breech-loading rifles to be put into service by the British military. It fired a standard British carbine ball
Dec 11th 2016

Rifled musket
A rifled musket or rifle musket is a type of firearm made in the mid-19th century. Originally the term referred only to muskets that had been produced
May 25th 2017

Baker rifle
The Baker rifle (officially known as the Pattern 1800 Rifle Infantry Rifle) was a flintlock rifle used by the Rifle regiments of the British Army during the
May 27th 2017

Recoilless rifle
A recoilless rifle (RCLR) or recoilless gun is a type of lightweight tube artillery that is designed to allow some of the propellant gases to escape out
Mar 25th 2017

Automatic rifle
An automatic rifle is a type of self-loading rifle that is capable of fully-automatic fire. Automatic rifles are distinguished from semi-automatic rifles
May 27th 2017

Semi-automatic rifle
A semi-automatic rifle, also known as a self-loading rifle ('SLR') or auto-loading rifle, is a self-loading rifle that fires a single round each time the
May 9th 2017

Battle rifle
FN FAL M14 rifle Beretta BM 59 Heckler & Koch G3 SIG 510 AR-10 CETME rifle Automatic rifle Assault rifle Marksman rifle Sniper rifle List of battle
May 19th 2017

Marine Scout Sniper Rifle
The Marine Scout Sniper Rifle or MSSR is a select fire sniper rifle developed from the Colt M16A1 rifle by the Philippine Marine Corps Scout Snipers due
May 28th 2017

144th Guards Motor Rifle Division
The 32nd Rifle Division was first raised in 1934 at Vladivostok and organized as a Siberian Rifle Division. The division initially served Far Eastern Military
May 4th 2017

Bor rifle
Polish bolt-action 7.62×51mm NATO and .338 Lapua Magnum caliber sniper rifle. The weapon received the code name Alex during development, after the name
Feb 1st 2017

Sharps rifle
cartridge use. Reproductions of the Sharps rifle are currently made by different rifle companies and the rifle has become an icon of the Old West due to
May 11th 2017

Pedersen rifle
The Pedersen Rifle, officially known in final form as the T1E3 rifle, was a United States semi-automatic rifle designed by John Pedersen that was made
Nov 18th 2016

M1941 Johnson rifle
The M1941 Johnson Rifle was an American short-recoil operated semi-automatic rifle designed by Melvin Johnson prior to World War II. The M1941 competed
May 29th 2017

Sniper rifle
A sniper rifle is a man-portable, high precision, shoulder-fired rifle, for military or law enforcement use, designed to ensure more accurate shooting
May 19th 2017

79th Motor Rifle Division
The 79th Motor Rifle Division was a motorized infantry division of the Soviet Army. It was converted from the 79th Rifle Division in 1957 and inherited
Sep 9th 2016

M16 rifle
The-M16 The M16 rifle, officially designated Rifle, Caliber 5.56 mm, M16, is a United States military adaptation of the Armalite AR-15 rifle. The original M16
May 28th 2017

Type 38 rifle
Type 38 rifle Arisaka (三八式歩兵銃, san-hachi-shiki hoheijū?) was a bolt-action rifle that supplemented the Type 99 Japanese standard infantry rifle during
May 6th 2017

Springfield rifle
"Springfield rifle" most commonly refers to the Springfield Model 1903. Rifled musket: Springfield Model 1855 – Rifled Musket Springfield Model 1861 – Rifled Musket
May 21st 2016

Hawken rifle
Hawken The Hawken rifle was a muzzle-loading rifle built by the Hawken brothers, and used on the prairies and in the Rocky Mountains of the United States during
Mar 8th 2017

IPSC Rifle World Shoots
IPSC-Rifle-World-Shoot">The IPSC Rifle World Shoot is the highest level rifle match within the International Practical Shooting Confederation (IPSC) which consists of several
Apr 14th 2017

201st Motor Rifle Division
The 201st Gatchina Twice Red Banner Motor Rifle Division was originally raised twice in World War II as part of the Soviet Union's Red Army and is now
Apr 19th 2017

Winchester rifle
Winchester rifle is a comprehensive term describing a series of lever-action repeating rifles manufactured by the Winchester Repeating Arms Company. Developed
May 23rd 2017

Rifle, Colorado
The-CityThe City of Rifle is a Home Rule Municipality in Garfield County, Colorado, United States. The population was 9,172 at the 2010 census, up from 6,784
Mar 28th 2017

1st Guards Motor Rifle Division
of Lenin, twice Red Banner Orders of Suvorov (II) and Kutuzov (II) Motor Rifle Division (Russian: 1-я гвардейская мотострелковая Пролетарская Московско-Минская
Apr 6th 2017

Anti-tank rifle
An anti-tank rifle is a rifle designed to penetrate the armor of vehicles, particularly tanks. The usefulness of rifles for this purpose ran from the introduction
May 26th 2017

Adventures in the Rifle Brigade
the Rifle Brigade, was released in 2000. Its sequel, Adventures in the Rifle Brigade: Operation: Bollock, was released in 2001 and 2002. The Rifle Brigade
May 24th 2017

29th Motor Rifle Division
Suvorov Motor Rifle Division was a division of the Soviet Ground Forces. On 28.09.1920 the division was formed at Omsk as the 4th Rifle Division (Приказ
May 15th 2017

2nd Guards Tamanskaya Motor Rifle Division
The 2nd Motor-Rifle">Guards Motor Rifle 'Tamanskaya' Division named after M.I. Kalinin, also known as the Tamanskaya Division, Taman Division and Taman Guards (Cyrillic:
May 29th 2017

Henry rifle
The Henry repeating rifle is a lever-action, breech-loading, tubular magazine rifle famed both for its use at the Battle of the Little Bighorn and being
Mar 29th 2017

91st Motor Rifle Division
The 91st Motor Rifle Division was a division of the Soviet Army, formed twice. The division was first formed from a rifle division in 1957 and disbanded
May 13th 2017

Rifle Brigade (The Prince Consort's Own)
The Rifle Brigade (The Prince Consort's Own) was an infantry rifle regiment of the British Army. Formed in January 1800 as the "Experimental Corps of Riflemen"
May 4th 2017

EM-2 rifle
The EM-2, also known as Rifle No.9 Mk1 or Janson rifle, was an experimental British assault rifle. It was briefly adopted by British forces in 1951, but
Apr 9th 2017

Rifle Brigade War Memorial
The Rifle Brigade War Memorial in London commemorates the service of the Rifle Brigade in the First and Second World Wars. It stands at the junction of
Mar 26th 2017

Designated marksman rifle
A designated marksman rifle (DMRDMR) is the weapon used by soldiers in the designated marksman (DM) role. Although the "sniper" and the "designated marksman"
Mar 29th 2017

Anti-materiel rifle
An anti-materiel rifle (AMR) is a rifle that is designed for use against military equipment (materiel), rather than against other combatants ("anti-personnel")
May 4th 2017

52nd Rifle Division
The-Western-Rifle-DivisionThe Western Rifle Division (Polish: Zachodnia Dywizja Strzelcow) was a Red Army infantry division that served during the Russian Civil War. The division
Feb 6th 2017

203rd Rifle Division
The 203rd Rifle Division was an infantry division of the Soviet Union's Red Army. The division was formed in the Kuban near Labinsk, Kurgan and Mikhailovka
May 22nd 2017

Ross rifle
Ross rifle was a straight-pull bolt action .303 inch-calibre rifle produced in Canada from 1903 until 1918. The Ross Mk.II (or "model 1905") rifle was
Apr 27th 2017

Brunswick rifle
Brunswick The Brunswick rifle was one of several designs submitted to replace the Baker rifle. Unlike the Baker rifle, the Brunswick rifle used a special round
Mar 19th 2017

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