The Gun Digest – 1970

 Table of Contents
Six Shooters Since Sixteen Hundred, M. Lindsay and B. Pendleton 4
The Killing Power Controversy, Jack O’Connor 14
Multum in Parvo – HK 4 Pistol, Larry S. Sterett 19
Marlin – A Century of Famous Firearms, Pete Kuhlhoff 24
Seating Depth vs. Champber Pressure, George C. Nonte, Jr. 33
Sporting Arms of the World, Charles Askins, Bob Steindler and the editors 38
Garcia’s Berettas, the editors 40
Hunting in Scotland, John T. Amber 69
Loading the Old Ones – and some not so old, Ken Waters 74
Two-Fisted Handgunning, Col. Charles Askins 84
It’s Not How Long You Make It. . ., Warren Page 88
A Visit to Dickson’s, Roger Barlow 92
Latest Colts, the editors 98
New Handguns / U.S. and Foreign 1969-1970, Dean Grennell and the editors 97
Ruger’s Double Action Revolver, John T. Amber 100
New Foreign Handguns, Bob Steindler 105
Beretta M-76 Pistol, Raymond Caranta 111
New Chronographs and Photo-Eye Screens, John T. Amber 113
Gun Proof in France, Lee Kennett 116
Gras Model 1874 Rifle, Richard A. Hoffman 126
Daisy V/L Rifles, Maj. George C. Nonte, Jr. 128
Art of the Engraver, 6 pages of new work 130
Parazzi – Ferrari of Shotguns, Derek Partridge 136
Brouhaha in Brescia, John T. Amber 144
Stockmaker Supreme, Dale Goens 146
Air Arms I.Q., Ladd Fanta 148
Pneu Pellet Arms, the editors 154
Ibex in Iberia, John T. Amber 157
Scopes & Mounts 1969-1970, Bob Bell 162
38 Special – new life or last gasp?, Jan A. Stevenson 170
Testfire Report – 1969-1970, Bob Wallack 176
Dan Wesson Arms, Mason Williams 183
Reloading For Varmint Hunting, John Lachuk 190
Custom Guns, and their makers 198
Buffalo Hunting Today, Bert Popowski 203
Shooting A Buffalo, John T. Amber 208
Shot Loads For Revolvers, Edward Dams 210
Rifled Slugs, Art Reid 213
Resurrection of the L. C. Smith, Gerald R. Hunter 216
Handloading – 1969-70, Maj. Geo. C. Nonte, Jr. and the Technical Editors 222
American Revolver Safeties, DeWitt E. Sell, Ph.D. 233
Pennsylvania Long Rifles, R. O. Ackerman 238
Head Hunting in B.C., Bradford Angier 244
Shooter’s Showcase, new items on display 249
Handiest Tool, George C. Nonte, Jr. 255
Lock, Stock, and Barrel, Gerald R. Hunter 258
Mauser 6.35mm Pistols, James B. Stewart 260
ABC – Metallic Cartridges, Kenneth L. Waters and the Technical Staff 265
New M-16 Training Round, Allen Cohen, Project Eng. 389
Smokeless Powder Equivalent?, Ted McCawley 389
Ammunition Tables 272
U.S. Handguns 279
U.S. Rifles 292
U.S. Shotguns 314
Foreign Arms in America 329
Pellet Guns 351
Metallic Sights 361
Scopes & Mounts 365
Chokes & Brakes 372
Arms Library 374
Shooting Publications 386
Periodical Publications 387
Arms Associations 388
Directory of the Arms Trade 390
Glossary for Gunners 401
Where-To-Buy-It-Directory 403
Index 416