AK-47

The AK-47 or Kalashnikov is a automatic rifle designed by the Soviet Union in the last year of WWII. It has since been manufactured in dozens of countries with multiple variants ranging from fine craftsmanship to sketchy workmanship. Part of why the AK-47 is so popular is its reliability. The gun has been dragged through blazing deserts, cold tundra, and wet jungles and fires reliably all the way through. It is cheap and simple to make but lasts...

M16

The M16 came about after WWII when the US was looking for something to replace the M1 and Thompson. During the Korean war US gun makers decided that the military needed a small caliber, high velocity round; they also recommended a move to fully automatic ARs instead of the semiautomatic rifles.   The request ultimately resulted in a scaled down version of the AR-15 and the M16 become the primary weapon of the US army in the mid 1960s and is now used in almost   every country in the...

M249 SAW

The M248 SAW light machine gun was introduced to the US armed forces in 1984 after being deemed the best solution to the  US’s ‘lack of automatic firepower in small units.’ The gun shoots both linked ammunition and  STANAG magazines used in the M4 and M16 rifles.The M248 SAW has been in every US conflict since its deployment but do to its weight the armed forces are experimenting with a new gun to replace...

Give Dad the Ultimate Shooting Experience at Gun Garage

Father’s Day is rapidly approaching and for those of you who have procrastinated on grabbing Dad the perfect gift, Gun Garage is here to help. This year, switch up your usual Father’s Day gift and give your dad the thrill of shooting one of our powerful machine guns. Our experiences are fully customizable, ranging from gun rentals to curated shooting packages featuring our most popular firearms. Here are some adrenaline pumping gift ideas for the special dad in your life: Experience the Best of Gun Garage If you and Dad are looking to experience the best of Gun Garage’s offerings together, the Best Bang for Your Buck shooting package is the perfect pick. Featuring nine different guns, this package is made for two people. You’ll get to try out some of our most sought-after machinery including the M4, UZI, AK-47, the iconic Tommy Gun and more. The package comes with four targets and ammunition, and is priced at $479.95 Prepare for the Apocalypse and Destroy the Undead Okay Walking Dead fans, this one’s for you! Test out your accuracy and zombie killing skills with our Zombie Apocalypse experience package featuring semi-automatics and glocks in its lineup of guns. Each package comes with two targets and two magazines. The experience is priced at $149.95 per person. Customized Experience Just for Dad For the father who knows what he likes, Gun Garage offers a fully customizable shooting package that will ensure your dad gets to fire off his favorite guns on his special day. While the package excludes the 1919 and MP7, Dad will be able to select from 13 of...

The 1919

The 1919 is a mounted machine gun that was popular in the twentieth century. It was especially used in the Second World War, the Vietnam War, and the Korean War. It was was used in two man infantry support teams but in practice usually needed four men to operate; two of which to carry ammunition belts. By the end of WWII the 1919 had been re-engineered by the air force and mounted on planes. It was used regularly as both an offensive and defensive weapon on fighter...