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Recommended reads. James, Garry Mar 12, 2016 193
Old vs. New. Scarlata, Paul Dec 20, 2015 4407
One-shot thrill: capitalize on love of tradition in the muzzleloading market. Staunton, Greg Sep 1, 2015 1243
Rifle royalty. Anderson, Dave Apr 1, 2015 1877
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 Dec 24, 2014 1027
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 Aug 22, 2014 1449
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 18, 2014 3665
Ye olde English shotgunners: they left behind a treasure of written wisdom. Bodinson, Holt Jun 27, 2014 1635
Making men equal: the legend that was Sam Colt began 200 years ago. Chernoff, Arnold M. Jun 11, 2014 5150
Beware of large-mouth brass: despite its somewhat bizarre appearance, the blunderbuss was a first-rate defensive and offensive firearm. James, Garry Nov 21, 2013 1536
StrikerFire: Traditions' new hammerless inline muzzleloader is accurate, innovative and easy to operate. Cash, Steve Oct 17, 2013 1527
The breaking point: triggernometry 101: Whether dead stock or aftermarket, your trigger is what makes everything else possible. Simpson, Layne Aug 21, 2013 2548
Bore slugging. Coffield, Reid Brief article Aug 10, 2013 178
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 Apr 18, 2013 1763
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 2844
The Militia Act of 1792: the New England Flintlock Militia Musket armed state militias in the country's earliest days. Bodinson, Holt Jan 19, 2013 1211
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 Nov 14, 2012 2323
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
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
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
Hunting and Trapping Opportunities For Winter; Hunters Can Check on Traffic and Road Conditions in Advance. Dec 8, 2010 1553
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
Muzzleloaders. Aug 1, 2010 671
'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
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
Ferguson rifle. Fazzini, Philip; Lawrence, Alex Letter to the editor Sep 22, 2007 598
The Brown Bess -- in print. (Books Worth a Look). Brief Article Mar 22, 2002 188
`The Oldest British Industry': continuity and obsolescence in a flintknapper's sample set. WHITTAKER, JOHN C. Jun 1, 2001 4404
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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