Guns of the Old West
Recreating the Famous Holster Rigs of ‘Shane’ & ‘Have Gun, Will Travel’
Hostiles Guns: How Accurate Was Christian Bale’s Latest Western?
Christian Bale's latest Western offers up action, drama and gunplay. But how Hostiles guns are portrayed historically, the movie delivers hits and misses.
Gun Review: Umarex Colt Peacemaker Nickel & Gold
If you are into Cowboy Action Shooting, practice sessions with this head-turning Umarex Colt Peacemaker Nickel & Gold is time well spent.
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The EMF 1858 Buffalo Bill Commemorative Shoots as Good as It Looks
Taking out the EMF 1858 Buffalo Bill Commemorative—a Pietta-made Remington Model 1858 replica to commemorate Buffalo Bill—for a test out on the range.
Peacemaker Predecessor: Remembering the 1871-72 Colt Open Top
Take a trip down memory lane with us as we look back on Colt’s first cartridge-firing six-shooter: the Colt Open Top.
Gun Review: Chiappa 1892 Mare’s Leg Third Version
Practical shooter or total toy? This Chiappa Mare’s Leg, based on one used in 'Wanted: Dead or Alive' promotional photos, may surprise you with its performance.
‘Godless’ Firepower: 9 Guns Used in Netflix’s Western Miniseries
Examining the firepower in 'Godless,' Netflix's newest Western which offers good entertainment with a good storyline and plenty of gunplay for old West enthusiasts.
Hidden Defenders: 5 Concealed Weapons Carried in the Old West
Concealed carry isn’t a new concept. It was a common practice in the Wild West. People back then had a wide variety of choices, just as we do today.
How the Colt Police Positive Became the Top Choice Among Cops
Starting in the early 1900s, the 4-inch-barreled Colt Police Positive became the handgun of choice for LEOs for nearly 40 years.
Guns of ‘The Son’: 16 Models Used in AMC’s New Western TV Series
From the Colt Model 1911 to the Winchester Model 1907 and beyond, AMC's western TV series 'The Son' features an impressive arsenal on the Texas border.