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FRENCH YEAR 13 FLINTLOCK PISTOL. James, Garry Aug 19, 2020 349
FLINTLOCK BLUNDERBUSS PISTOL. James, Garry Jul 21, 2020 163
"Beside me, I can feel my father's hairy hand creep towards his Flintlock pistol" This short-but-sweet novella by children's writer Barbara Henderson features everything from smugglers to quicksand and Rabbie Burns. But the best part? It's based on an entirely true story. Black Water by Barbara Henderson Feb 22, 2020 672
COMMITTEE OF SAFETY MUSKET? James, Garry Feb 19, 2020 333
HOLLYWOOD HARDWARE. James, Garry Dec 1, 2019 275
MYSTERY PECUSSION PISTOL. James, Garry Dec 1, 2019 205
U.S. 1836 PISTOL CONVERSION. James, Garry Nov 1, 2019 224
"TRAPDOOR" ARAB MUSKET. James, Garry Sep 24, 2019 129
Illegal Arm Owners Risk N500m Fine As Reps Push For Stiffer Penalties. Aug 25, 2019 348
Experience with different gunpowder did not disqualify expert. Mar 17, 2019 396
Claimed misuse no bar to design defect claim. Mar 17, 2019 824
Lacking special expertise, expert could opine on design defect. Mar 17, 2019 389
Expert could testify without precise information. Mar 17, 2019 482
THE START OF SOMETHING BIG: The End of the 19th Century was Momentous The Smith & Wesson .32-20 and Its Revolver That Fired It. Patrick Sweeney Feb 1, 2019 5052
Piece OFWATERLOO history likely to fetch thousands. Dec 12, 2018 744
Pistol belonging to North East cavalryman who fought at Waterloo up for auction; William Beckwith from County Durham fought the French at famous battle in 1815 and later became a general, now his pistol is up for sale at auction. Dec 12, 2018 776
Converting Muzzleloading Rifles: Converting most flintlock rifles to percussion or a rifle that has been converted back to flintlock is usually an easy job. Mazan, Paul Sep 1, 2018 1581
SCATTERGUN CHOICES: HOW'D WE GET FROM "THEN" TO "NOW"? Barsness, John Jun 1, 2018 1293
THE LAST OF THE LEATHER-STOCKINGS. Von Benedikt, Joseph Jun 1, 2018 1849
THE AUCTION BLOCK. James, Gary Apr 19, 2018 121
Defining 'strict constructionist'. Mar 17, 2018 261
Amendment should not block regulation. Mar 10, 2018 1184
Amendment should not block regulation. Mar 10, 2018 300
MUZZLELOADING CONCERNS. Benjamin, Ron Letter to the editor Feb 28, 2018 388
The US' Second Amendment is being turned into a suicide pact. Feb 18, 2018 911
The Second Amendment is being turned into a suicide pact. Feb 18, 2018 913
U.S. MILITARY COMBAT SHOTCUNS: PART I: The bane of Juramentados, Sturmtruppen & Banzai Charges. Scarlata, Paul Feb 1, 2018 3333
Pedersoli's MortimeTarget Flintlock: Back to basics with the rifle that started it all. Wood, Keith Dec 1, 2017 1226
WORLD WAR II BRING-BACK FLINTLOCK. James, Garry Dec 1, 2017 188
CONVERTED FRENCH PISTOL. James, Garry Oct 20, 2017 301
AirForce Texan vs. Kentucky Long Rifle: arming the "Voyage of Discovery" in the information age. Dabbs, Will Feb 1, 2017 1587
Osprey publishing. Buol, John M., Jr. Oct 1, 2016 346
A dummies guide to: long-range hunting bullets: understanding the science behind the long-range projectiles. Von Benedikt, Joseph Aug 1, 2016 1219
Recommended reads. James, Garry Apr 1, 2016 191
Old vs. New. Scarlata, Paul Dec 20, 2015 4375
One-shot thrill: capitalize on love of tradition in the muzzleloading market. Staunton, Greg Sep 1, 2015 1231
Rifle royalty. Anderson, Dave May 1, 2015 1863
U.S. conversion musket. James, Garry Mar 11, 2015 267
A little history: these great men are just a few of many who helped make archery and bowhunting what it is today. Eichler, Fred Jan 1, 2015 1015
America's double heritage: a wide variety of over/under and side-by-side guns were in use by hunters in the 18th and 19th century. Bodinson, Holt Oct 1, 2014 1437
Ye olde English shotgunners: they left behind a treasure of written wisdom. Bodinson, Holt Aug 1, 2014 1631
Straight-pull shoot out: this time, scarlata sets the stage for a comparison of world war i-era straight-pull rifles. next time, the games begin. Scarlata, Paul Jul 20, 2014 3635
Making men equal: the legend that was Sam Colt began 200 years ago. Chernoff, Arnold M. Jul 1, 2014 5134
Beware of large-mouth brass: despite its somewhat bizarre appearance, the blunderbuss was a first-rate defensive and offensive firearm. James, Garry Dec 1, 2013 1514
Rust. Kent, Michael D Letter to the editor Nov 1, 2013 442
StrikerFire: Traditions' new hammerless inline muzzleloader is accurate, innovative and easy to operate. Cash, Steve Nov 1, 2013 1507
The breaking point: triggernometry 101: Whether dead stock or aftermarket, your trigger is what makes everything else possible. Simpson, Layne Sep 1, 2013 2526
Bore slugging. Coffield, Reid Brief article Aug 10, 2013 174
Historic hideouts: though not necessarily frontline fodder, a wide variety of small pocket pistols was highly popular with soldiers and civilians in the 1850s--'60s. Here's a look at two very different types. James, Garry May 1, 2013 1725
The Militia Act of 1792: the New England Flintlock Militia Musket armed state militias in the country's earliest days. Bodinson, Holt Mar 1, 2013 1197
Captain Cook's pistol fetches $227,000 at auction. Feb 14, 2013 228
Edgehill 1642: matchlock vs. flintlock: this early battle in the English Civil War was a severe test of weaponry and a learning experience for both sides. James, Garry Feb 1, 2013 2808
Well-designed, versatile AR-15 gets a bad rap. Jan 15, 2013 823
Wood, plastic & glass: rifle stock materials have evolved over the last 8 centuries. Barsness, John Jan 1, 2013 2301
The first surplus American arm? The national guard's first firearm was a matchlock. Aug 1, 2012 1957
Controlled or push feed? Both have positive attributes. Barsness, John May 22, 2012 2164
Antietam 1862: one of the bloodiest battles in American history was also a testing ground for the greatest rifle-muskets of the day. James, Garry May 19, 2012 2803
Light AutoLoader. Genzel, Joe Product/service evaluation May 18, 2012 101
Brum collector's pistols go under the hammer. Apr 7, 2012 214
Identification & values. James, Garry Mar 23, 2012 1399
Sebastopol 1854-1855: this epic Crimean War siege saw a wide mix of small arms, from fie archaic to the most up-to-date. Here we look at a pair of the most widely used--one British, the other Russian. James, Garry Mar 23, 2012 2491
Improved muzzleloader ignition module: in some styles of muzzleloading rifles the breech plug ignition system can vastly be improved. A new, properly-designed screw-in breech plug can prevent blow back smoke, improve ignition quality and ease of loading. Johnson, Norman E. Feb 1, 2012 626
Hougoumont 1815: one of the critical engagements in the battle of waterloo, this bloody engagement tested two of the finest flintlock muskets ever designed. James, Garry Dec 21, 2011 3134
A really different mousetrap: DRT's new fragmenting muzzleloader bullet approaches terminal performance from a completely new angle. Guthrie, J. Dec 1, 2011 969
Turn of the screw: gentleman's accessory: pocket pistols are nothing new. Here's a look at a British "greatcoat" flintlock from the Georgian age. James, Garry Apr 20, 2011 1532
Removing pinned and welded muzzle devices with basic tools: have a muzzle device you need gone? Here is a simple process for gunsmiths who lack access to a mill or lathe. Adelmann, Steve Mar 1, 2011 2073
Ready yourself: tips for setting up a muzzleloader for long-range shooting quickly and easily. Guthrie, J. Dec 1, 2010 1039
A handgun for a soldier: this particular 1911 represented more than a rite of passage for one young soldier. Ayoob, Massad Nov 1, 2010 858
One hell of a horse pistol: considered by many to be the finest military flintlock sidearm ever, the .54-caliber U.S. Model 1836 may be the best-looking as well. James, Garry Oct 15, 2010 955
In praise of snubbies: the king is dead; long live the king. Sweeney, Patrick Sep 17, 2010 1250
Thompson/Center Impact: broke as a joke? No worries. You can still shoot tight groups, get exceptional field performance and not break the bank. Guthrie, J. Sep 1, 2010 1046
The problem with primers: sometimes it is the simplest things, such as a little spark, that turn out to be not that simple at all. Guthrie, J. Aug 1, 2010 844
Muzzleloaders. Aug 1, 2010 671
Old vs. new; modern muzzleloading shotguns and traditional fowlers go head to head. Guthrie, J. Apr 1, 2010 996
Frequent flyer: traveling with a muzzleloader? Follow this advice. Guthrie, J. Feb 1, 2010 1083
Great guns: U.S. Model 1816. James, Garry Feb 1, 2010 517
'Big.50' Real leverage: if you're going to shoot a Winchester model 1876 repro, why not go all the way with a .50-95? kempa, Ken Jan 1, 2010 1656
Flint and frizzen: stepping back in time can equal a step forward in satisfaction. Guthrie, J. Dec 1, 2009 1060
The revolutionary hall: let me count the ways ... Bodinson, Holt Dec 1, 2009 1407
2009 muzzleloader guide: here's a look at today's hottest single-shot front-stuffer firepower for the whitetail woods. Lewis, Gary Buyers guide Nov 1, 2009 1777
Sparks & caps; access to the rich heritage of our firarms history has never been so affordable. Venola, Richard Nov 1, 2009 1471
Flintlock touch hole. Coffield, Reid Brief article Oct 10, 2009 275
The burn: the quest for the perfect rocket fuel for frontstuffers ... Guthrie, J. Oct 1, 2009 986
African adventure: proving muzzleloaders and muzzleloading hunters have a place in Africa. Guthrie, J. Dec 1, 2008 962
The long hunt: daydreaming of an earlier time, when muzzleloaders ruled the woods. Guthrie, J. Essay Nov 1, 2008 1104
Pre-season workouts: there's only one way to become familiar with your rifle and charge. Guthrie, J. Aug 1, 2008 995
Be field-consistent: it's as important to accuracy as good barrels, powder and quality bullets. Guthrie, J. Jul 1, 2008 996
Flintlocks to inlines: our new muzzleloading columnist will share a lifetime of blackpowder perspective with you. Guthrie, J. Jun 1, 2008 1081
High voltage: "freshly charged" has a whole new meaning for muzzleloaders. Towsley, Bryce M. Product/service evaluation Feb 1, 2008 1043
Visible loader takedown. Preston Brief article Feb 1, 2008 209
Late-season tracking tips: keeping up with the Benoits--muzzleloaders provide new opportunities. Towsley, Bryce M. Jan 1, 2008 1012
Ferguson rifle. Fazzini, Philip; Lawrence, Alex Letter to the editor Sep 22, 2007 598
Restoring old muzzleloaders. Jacobs, Bill Brief article Jan 1, 2007 280
The Brown Bess -- in print. (Books Worth a Look). Brief Article Mar 22, 2002 188
THE TRUTH ABOUT SABOTS. SHOCKEY, JIM Brief Article Mar 1, 2000 938
Guns on the homestead: just another farm implement. SALSBURY, D.L. Nov 1, 1999 4790
Black powder. Fadala, Sam Nov 1, 1999 716
Selling the modern muzzleloader. Fadala, Sam Nov 1, 1998 1246
Muzzle loader basics. Bell-Jones, Jenny Jul 1, 1997 1133
Muzzle loading events have many attractions for homesteaders. Miller, Ray Jul 1, 1997 1295
Muzzleloaders on the homestead: they might not be good choices as the first or only gun, but they impart a sense of history. Powell, Laurence M. May 1, 1997 795
She became an outdoorswoman...muzzle loader included! Martin, Wedny Cover Story Jan 1, 1997 541
The black powder bonus. Fadala, Sam Jul 1, 1996 1510
We'll be seeing more "harmonic modulator" systems for taming recoil. Sundra, Jon R. Sep 1, 1994 1085
Modern Muzzleloading introduces latest in precision blackpowder. Sep 1, 1993 86
Blackpowder: the shooting industry's last frontier. Schneider, Jim May 1, 1993 1885
Muzzleloading rendezvous. Schneider, Jim Directory May 1, 1992 1071
SI takes a look at: Thomson/Center Arms; solid growth from a base of quality. Fender, James E. company profile Dec 1, 1989 2675
Rocky Mountain Rifle Works Leman rifle. Bridges, Toby Biography Apr 1, 1985 1990
Muzzle-loader's miscellany; if you like black powder guns and nostalgia, these products are just for you! Spangenberger, Phil column Mar 1, 1985 623
Navy Arms Le Page flintlock pistol. Spangenberger, Phil column Jan 1, 1985 1844
Muzzle-loading hunter's safety. Spangenberger, Phil Aug 1, 1984 1754

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