The Gun Digest – 1982

 Table of Contents
Features
Remington’s 721-722: The Story of a Success by Stuart Otteson6
Long Rifles With Smooth Bores by Ashley Halsey, Jr.14
Advices To Young Collectors by John T. Amber19
Ballistic Coefficients For Selected 22 Long Rifle Cartridges by W. Wayne Blackwell and M. H. Kitano22
A Fresh Look At The Old Standards by Layne Simpson27
The Bren Ten: Intended To Be Better by Jeff Cooper33
Carmichael On Rifles by Jim Carmichael36
Colt Shotguns by Don Hardin40
H-K: One Good Idea . . . Leads To Many Others by Ken Warner44
As Authentic As A Hawken by Rick Hacker47
Shooting Silenced Rifles by Raymond Caranta54
Try A Single by Ken Warner57
My Ideal Plinker by Ed Park61
The Case For Paper Cartridges by Bill Bennington64
Swivel Guns Of Southeast Asia by John W. Sanders68
Modern Cartridge Failure And Success by Bob Hagel76
Shotgun Choke – Its History and Mystery by Wallace Labisky82
Elk Rifles: No Simple Formula by Pete Nelson90
Heavier Artillery by John Brindle97
Handguns Today: Autoloaders by J. B. Wood100
Handguns Today: Sixguns and Others by Hal Swiggett106
One Man’s Fancy by Robert Keffer114
Whitetails: North America’s Real Challenge by Dan L. Flores116
Airgun Accessories: A Review by J. I. Galan122
Boots In The Uplands by Dave Duffey129
Guns For The Twenty Percent by James T. Fender134
The $4000 Spike by Bob Bell137
GUN DIGEST Discussion No. 1140
Sporting Arms of the World by Larry S. Sterett146
I Hunt Timber: I Vote Variable by Norm Nelson152
Handloading To Date by Dean A. Grennell156
Pyrodex: Five Years Down The Road by John Bivins160
Scopes and Mounts by Bob Bell166
Hunt the Waterholes by Charles J. Farmer174
Single-Action Safety by Donald M. Simmons179
Long Guns In Review by Larry S. Sterett184
Henry Harrington: A Cutler Who Made Guns by James E. Serven193
Shooting the M1911’s Spanish Cousins by Wm. Hovey Smith198
Target and Short Range Shooting Devices by Paul Klatt204
How Accurate Is Your Handgun? By Claud Hamilton210
To Smith Or Not To Smith? By Richard Allen213
20th Century Powder Horns by Rick Jamison218
Raising Kids With Guns by Bill Davidson222
Testfire: S&W Model 586 Distinguished Combat Model by Hal Swiggett225
Marlin Model 1894 – 357 Magnum by Larry Sterett227
Winchester’s 101 Winchoke by Ken Warner228
Remington Model Six 30-06 Pump Action Rifle by Larry Sterett230
Armsport 12 Gauge Unsingle Trap by Larry Sterett232
The Benjamin Model 347 by J. I. Galan234
Four New 22 Mini-Matics by J. B. Woods236
The Shows of Europe by Raymond Caranta240
Custom Guns243
Art of the Engraver248
Shooter’s Showcase253
Steel Shot 1981 by Wallace Labisky257
American Bulleted Cartridges by Ken Waters259
Ammunition Tables265
Departments
The Complete Compact Catalog269
Handguns – U.S. and Imported270
Rifles – U.S. and Imported301
Shotguns – U.S. and Imported340
Black Powder Guns370
Air Guns388
Chokes and Brakes402
Metallic Sights403
Scopes and Mounts406
Arms Associations413
Periodical Publications415
Shooting Publications416
Arms Library417
Directory of the Arms Trade432