Guns of the Old West
Gun Test: The Winchester 1873 Carbine in .45 Colt
A faithful reproduction, the Miroku-built Winchester 1873 Carbine brings back one of America's timeless lever-gun designs in the venerable .45 Colt.
Deadwood Guns & Gear: An In-Depth Look at HBO’s Hit Western
Back after a too-long hiatus, Deadwood guns and gear, along with all the colorful characters, made a triumphant return in HBO's latest Western.
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Gun Review: The Casehardened, Break-Action CZ Sharp-Tail Coach Gun
Exhibiting a color casehardened receiver and sporting 20-inch barrels, the CZ Sharp-Tail Coach gun brings modern touches to the classic double.
Eli Whitney Jr., the Whitneyville Armory and the Colts They Produced
During the 1800s, few companies produced pistols quite like Eli Whitney and the Whitneyville Armory, a legacy that continues into today.
How People Use to Practice Concealed Carry With Old West Guns
From pocket pistols to purse guns to tucked away Peacemakers, heroes and outlaws alike carried old west guns concealed throughout the era.
13 Incredible Belly Gun Pistols That Span the Decades
From Derringers to cut down single- and double-action revolvers, the Belly Gun emerged as one of the more popular guns of the late 1800s.
Patton’s Colt: The Cimarron Patton Laser-Engraved Frontier Pistol
Inspired by General George S. Patton's famous six-gun, Patton's Colt gets new life with the Cimarron Patton Laser-Engraved Frontier Pistol.
Recreating the Famous Holster Rigs of ‘Shane’ & ‘Have Gun, Will Travel’
Two of Hollywood's classic Westerns inspired the recreations of a couple of fine leather holster rigs to tote your vintage fighting iron.
Why the .36 Caliber Pistol Was the Most Popular Among Early Gunfighters
In the hands of the immortal Wild Bill Hickok and others, the Colt Model 1851 Navy, and with it the .36 Caliber Pistol, became the guns of legend.