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Reloading The .44 Special

Reloading  The .44 Special

It May Be The Most Important HANDGUN Cartridge Of The 20th Century. When I wrote my first book, Big Bore Sixguns, I put forth the idea the .44 Special was the Cartridge of the Century—20th century of course. The .45 Colt and the .38 Special arrived in the 19th century, so the .44 Special, which arrived in late 1907, competed with the .357 Magnum (1935), .44 Magnum (1955) and .41...

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Mountain Mausers

Mountain Mausers

The G33/40 Was Intended For Specialized Troops And Is One Of The More Rare Variants Today. I’ve become besotted with military Mauser rifles. My racks now hold a baker’s dozen representing at least a half dozen nations, but the most recent is especially noteworthy. It is a German G33/40, a rather rare variation of the basic Model 1898 chambered for what the Germans called the...

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The Comfort Zone

The Comfort Zone

The 1911 Not Only Abides, It Flat-Out Thrives. So here I am in the front seat...

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Back In The Swing Of Things

Back In The Swing Of Things

When It Comes To Family Dove Hunts, Tradition Has No Limit. Hunting, at its...

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Exclusive: The Going Rate

“There are three kinds of lies,” Mark Twain wrote in his autobiography,...

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CrossBreed® Holsters Speed Loader

CrossBreed® Holsters Speed Loader

Do you carry a revolver? Then you also need to carry extra ammo! The reduced...

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Revisiting The .300 Winchester Magn...

Revisiting  The .300 Winchester Magnum

New Powders, New Bullets Abound. Editor Jeff was a little startled when...

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Pure Likeability

Pure Likeability

Some Guns Just Grow On A Fellah. What guns do you like? I don’t mean ones...

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The Straight Dope

The Straight Dope

Slick And Speedy, Straight-Pull Bolt Actions Have Had Their Share Of Bad Press...

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DS Arms RPD

DS Arms RPD

A Semi-Auto Belt-Fed Machine Gun? It’s a safe bet that some inexorable force...

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Upscale Black Lightning

Upscale Black Lightning

Michell’s .22 WMR Carbine Easily Lends Itself To Accessorizing. A couple...

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Exclusive: The “What’s Best for Home...

Exclusive: The “What’s Best for Home Defense” Discussion …

… officially ends on the 12th of Never. Until then, let’s talk about going...