Classic Guns

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Six Classic Must-Have Centerfire Semi-Auto Pistol Designs

The development of the semi-auto pistol has been marked with some icons that stir the imagination of any true firearms nut. Here are six of these absolute classics.
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Gun Review: The Turnbull Ruger Mark IV

The Turnbull Ruger Mark IV leaves a unique mark on the iconic rimfire pistol.
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Upgrading A Surplus Browning Hi-Power

ROBAR Guns helps to revive and revitalize a standard surplus Browning Hi-Power, and the result is a beautiful, functional pistol.
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Classic Guns: The Revolutionary Savage Model 99

A design truly ahead of its time, the Savage 99 is deadly on deer, and it can command quite a bit of value on the open market.
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4 Historic Bolt-Action Service Rifles That Still See Action

Filling a certain role, and doing it well, military weapons can have long lifespans. How long can be astonishing, as these service rifles prove.
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8 Long Guns You Have to Know from the American Civil War

Here are eight of the long guns that played a role in making the American Civil War the bloodiest conflict in our country's history.
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Classic Guns: The Smith & Wesson .357 Magnum Revolver

Smith & Wesson’s classic .357 Magnum is a stunning piece with an intriguing history, and it’s still a very popular item with collectors.
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Gun Review: Ruger No. 1 Rifle – One Superb Single

The Ruger No. 1 rifle is a classic single shot that has stood the test of time and continues to produce respectable accuracy.
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5 Classic Semi-Automatic Rifles You’ve Got to Own

Semi-automatic rifles certainly reign supreme today, but they've been around for quite some time. Here are some timeless classics for your gun safe.
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10 Classic Shotguns You’ve Got to Own

From protecting your home to downing birds on the wing to classing up your gun safe, these incredible shotguns are among the best of the best.
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Gun Review: The Fine .475 Turnbull Rifle

The .475 Turnbull lever gun from Doug Turnbull and his talented staff is a jaw-dropping and highly functional piece of art.
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Review: Uberti 1875 Top Break No. 3

The Uberti 1875 Top Break No. 3 is a working replica of the famous Schofield revolver. It's a faithful rendition and great fun to shoot.
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Review: Century Arms RAS47

Totally American-made, Century’s RAS47 further hones Kalashnikov’s classic design
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Review: Uberti 1872 Open Top Revolver

The new Uberti 1872 Open Top Revolver is a classic beauty that faithfully replicates the old school Richards/Mason conversion revolver.
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Gallery: 10 Greatest Modern Rimfire Rifles Ever

Shooters have a long-standing love affair with accurate, affordable rimfire rifles. Here’s a closer look at 10 of our favorite models.
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Experimenting with Bolt Thrust

Does the Ackley improved case design actually reduce bolt thrust? Find out in this excerpt from Fred Zeglin's new book on P.O. Ackley.
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