In: Firearms

Zooming In: A Closer Look at Sniper Rifles & Scopes
May 23, 2022

There is something about sniper rifles that tends to fascinate gun enthusiasts worldwide.

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Heckler & Koch: Advancing Global Expectations in the Firearm Industry
April 1, 2022

The forward-thinking company has a long history of supplying firearms to militaries and law enforcement agencies all over the globe.

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sharps rifle
Sharps Rifle: Civil War Rifles Antique Gun Collectors Collector Guide
February 4, 2021

Alongside other single-shot breech-loading rifles, the Sharps rifle and carbine played a distinct role in the progression of United States military…

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Comparing Colt Revolvers: Colt 1860 Army vs 1861 Navy Revolvers
January 5, 2021

Colt revolvers, like the Single Action Army and the Colt Python, are as American as apple pie. And, none so much…

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pen gun
What is a Pen Gun and Is it a Legal Firearm? Unique Guns at Auction
December 3, 2020

When it comes to unique and ornate firearms, the pen gun is high on the list. A pen gun is not…

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flintlock pistols
What is a Flintlock Pistol? The History and Mechanics of Muzzleloaders
November 21, 2020

A flintlock pistol dates back to the early 16th century, before the invention of flintlock ignition. These pistols were common in…

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dueling pistols
Dueling Pistols for Collectors: Ultimate Collectors Guide – 2020
November 6, 2020

A set of authentic dueling pistols is the perfect gift for any firearms or historical artifacts collector who appreciates the history…

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browning shotguns
Best Browning Shotguns for Beginners: Which Style Should You Get?
October 21, 2020

Browning shotguns are considered some of the best in the world, and they are a great choice for beginners. When it…

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side by side shotgun
The Complete Side by Side Shotgun vs Over Under Comparison Guide
September 12, 2020

If you use a double-barrel shotgun for hunting or sport shooting, it is either an over-under or a side by side…

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m1941 johnson
The Collectors Guide to the M1941 Johnson Rifle and Johnson LMG
August 12, 2020

When you think of World War II, the gun that comes to mind is likely the M1 Garand – but it…

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