Antique and Estate Gun Information

m1 garand
The Complete M1 Garand Collectors Guide: History, Facts, and Figures
July 29, 2020

Coming out of the First World War, the 1903 Springfield rifle was the most popular standard issue firearm for militaries around…

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ak 47 vs ak 74
AK 47 vs AK 74 Comparison: Looking into the Kalashnikovs Evolution
July 15, 2020

The AK 47 is the world’s most popular assault rifle and has spurred a wide range of variations throughout its history….

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MG 42
The MG 42 vs MG 34: WW2 German Machine Guns for Firearm Collectors
July 1, 2020

The MG 34 was the German armies standard machine gun upon entering into WWII and is recognized as one of the…

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WW1 Weapons
Collectible WW1 Weapons: The 5 Gun Guide to Weapons Used in WW1
June 1, 2020

WW1 weapons changed warfare in 1914, ushering in a new era of firepower like the world had never seen. No other…

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What is the First Automatic Gun? From the Gatling Gun to the Maxim Gun
April 14, 2020

The Gatling Gun, from the mid-1800s, is considered the first automatic gun most resembling the design in modern use to this…

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The Revolving Rifle Guide: Cool History and Modern Collectability
February 20, 2020

During the mid-19th-century, during the days of muzzle-loader, firearms makers across the globe were trying to design a gun with a…

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Where Did All the Good Guns Go? These Connecticut Boys Know
February 6, 2020

The classic, great guns of history are becoming harder to find – unless you know where to look. Inexpensive, low-quality firearms…

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Colt 1911 Government Model CT Firearms Auction 10/12/2019
Colt 1911 Government Model: How the 1911 Shaped the 20th Century
December 25, 2019

The Colt 1911 Government model is the first repeating pistol to become a standard-issue sidearm in the United States military. Before…

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5 Iconic Colt Pistols: Cool Colt Handguns for Classic Arms Collector
December 11, 2019

Colt pistols carry a legacy in the United States. As early as 1836, Colt guns were entrenched in the American South…

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Top 5 Collectors Firearms for Classic Arms Collectors
November 27, 2019

There is no better foundation for a collectors firearms than with American classics, like Colt, Winchester, and Smith & Wesson. Winchester…

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