Category Archives: Surplus Classic And Tactical Firearms

The Star Wars Shotgun

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The UTS-15 Redfines “Tactical Smoothbore” There’s a whiff of buckshot embedded in the American DNA. We love our combat smoothbores.

Smallbore Wonder

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The Iconic 1903 Mannlicher-Schoenauer in 6.5×54. If there ever was an “iconic” firearm with an international following reading like a

An Elegant Team

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Remington’s Model 25 And The .25-20 WCF. Before the .22 Hornet or .218 Bee, Winchester’s .25-20 Winchester Center Fire was

A Short Affair

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The .22 Short 1890 Winchester “Gallery Gun” Is Still A Blast. My first introduction to firearms was at the Shooting

Whispers Of Mossad

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CIA Imports A Mysterious Beretta Model 71. There’s a distinct romantic side to collecting milsurps. Century International Arms’ current cache

AMT Automag II

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The First Successful Self-Loading Pistol In .22 WMR Is Still A Peach. Harry W. Sanford was one of those bigger-than-life

The Awesome LeMat

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This Was One Hard-Hitting Civil War Pistol. The LeMat “Grape Shot Revolver” stands out as the most remarkable handgun of

Emergency Stopgap

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Italy’s Vetterli M70/87/15. Some milsurps are simply more intrinsically fascinating than others. It might be an unusual design feature, maybe