2016 marks the 30-year anniversary for Magnum Research Incorporated (MRI), a company best known for its iconic Desert Eagle pistol. But the Minnesota-based company offers shooters more than just an incredibly powerful semi-automatic handgun. MRI produces a line of rimfire rifles, center-fire bolt guns and single-action revolvers chambered for incredibly potent cartridges like the .45/70. MRI also imports
by Hunter Elliott on November 5, 2015 in Gun Talk, Product Reviews Magnum Research BFR in 45-70 Government, I brought enough gun. My Uncle Larry is an avid hunter, and that is putting it mildly, so he talks often about handgun hunting. That got me to thinking about what sort of handgun would come close to a do all in single handgun.
MAGNUM RESEARCH’S BABY DESERT EAGLE III PISTOLS DELIVER COMPACT YET CAPABLE FIREPOWER FOR EVERYDAY CARRY! By JORGE AMSELLE Just the name of Desert Eagle immediately brings up images of one of the most famous movie guns in recent history. Any time a director needed to make a big impression it was with one of
A “BOTH HANDS ON” REVIEW OF THE DESERT EAGLE MARK XIX .50 AE THAT’S TURNING HEADS WITH ITS SLICK FINISH. By MIKE DETTY Make no mistake about it, the Desert Eagle is a serious gun! With its hand-filling girth and 4.75-pound, solid-steel heft, the precision-engineered pistol possesses power and accuracy not normally associated with handguns.
Friday, April 10, 2015 Magnum Research .22LR MLR-22ATU Rimfire Rifle with 18-inch Ultra Tensioned Barrel Review The graphite barreled MLR22AT from Magnum Research rifle I tested about a year ago was about half the price of any of the rifles I tested in my Ultimate 10/22 shootout. That graphite barreled delivered performance and accuracy which
Whenever anyone finds out that I’m a gun/knife/outdoor writer, the first question out of their mouth is “What’s your favorite gun…?” Quite often, when I’m hanging out at the local gun shop, a customer will ask about a certain handgun, and one of the sales guys will point them to me, and I get this
by Hunter Elliott on March 30, 2015 in Gun Talk Magnum Research Inc was founded by Jim Skildum and John Risdall in 1979. The flagship pistol developed by MRI is the Desert Eagle, which was manufactured by Israel Military Industries beginning in 1985 and continued until 1995, when MRI moved the manufacturing contract to Saco Defense in Saco, Maine. In