Browning is a trusted company founded over 130 years ago. Originating in 1879, Browning was started by the great gunmaker John Browning and his patent for the single shot rifle. Through the years J.M. Browning drastically impacted the design of firearms with his countless inventions and patents, and today this company continues to take the entire industry to new levels by maintaining the quality and traditional spirit that is the foundation of Browning.