The Gun Digest – 2002

 Table of Contents
John T. Amber Literary Award3
About Our Covers4
The H & R Defender by John Malloy8
Most Needed Revolver Wildcat? By Rocky Raab18
The Mature 22 Winchester Magnum Rimfire by C. R. James24
The Water-Proof Rifle by Ken Aiken28
My 45 Auto . . . Isn’t by Bob Campbell33
The Model 1910 Ross: “The Best Rifle in the World” by Jim Foral38
The Family Colt by Steve Hurst50
The Evolution of Remington Autoloading Shotguns by R. H. Van Denburg, Jr.56
Remington’s Number Three Hepburn by George J. Layman66
Tubular Magazines . . . ARE Safe by R. W. Ballou72
Super-Fine Farquharson by Scott Key76
19th Century Horse Pistols Enter the 21st Century by Jim Thompson78
Old Eli & Old Sam: My Life’s Companions by R. C. House85
Warhorses by Carlos Schmidt89
Art of the Engraver & Custom Gunmaker by Tom Turpin97
The Mysterious Makarov by Jerry Burke105
The AR15/M16: The Rifle That Was Never Supposed To Be by Christopher R. Bartocci117
Charles Newton and His Big Game 22 Rifle by Hollis M. Flint128
Homemade “Express” Bullets for the 40/65 Winchester by Harvey T. Pennington136
One Good Gun:
The Overstreet Winchester by Charles W. Overstreet140
Old Ugly by Bob Bell142
The Year of the Short Magnums by Holt Bodinson144
Reports From The Field:
Handguns Today: Autoloaders by John Malloy146
Handguns Today: Sixguns and Others by Hal Swiggett161
The Guns of Europe by Raymond Caranta165
Rifle Review by Layne Simpson169
Website Directory by Holt Bodinson176
Shotgun Review by John Haviland185
Blackpowder Review by Doc Carlson193
Scopes and Mounts by Bob Bell199
Handloading Update by Larry S. Sterett206
Ammunition, Ballistics and Components by Holt Bodinson210
Ammunition Ballistic Charts & Prices
Centerfire Rifle Cartridges217
Centerfire Handgun Cartridges223
Rimfire Ammunition226
Shotshell Loads227
Shooter’s Marketplace229
Catalog of Arms and Accessories
Double Action Revolvers295-304
Single Action Revolvers305-313
Centerfire Rifles
Lever & Slide324-330
Bolt Action331-352
Single Shot353-361
Drillings, Combination Guns, Double Rifles362-364
Rimfire Rifles
Lever & Slide369-370
Bolt Actions & Single Shots371-376
Competition Rifles
Centerfire & Rimfire377-382
Slide Actions390-394
Side By Sides408-412
Bolt Actions & Single Shots413-416
Military & Police417-418
Single Shot Pistols419-420
Muskets & Rifles425-439
Long Guns444-448
Metallic Reloading Presses449
Shotshell Reloading Presses458
Scopes / Hunting, Target & Varmint461
Laser Sights471
Scope Rings & Bases472
Metallic Sights476
Spotting Scopes480
Chokes & Brakes482
Periodical Publications483
Arms Library485
Arms Associations519
Directory of the Arms Trade
Table of Contents521
Product & Service Directory522
Manufacturer’s Directory538

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.