Terril takes a look at the all stainless-steel Ruger SP101 Revolver in 357 Magnum–an archaic antidote in the age of polymer pistols.
Award-winning, Australian lead guitarist and influencer, Laura Wilde, adds a Cimarron Firearms six-shooter to her six-string collection.
Joseph Merwin, who was an established arms designer, formed a partnership in 1868 with William and Milan Hulbert.
Just as dogs today chase cars because they’re unusual and scary, they also chased bicycles in the 19th century. As such, Smith & Wesson chose “Bicycle Gun” as the name for these new guns.
In an era dominated by single-action revolvers with external hammers, New Haven-based inventor Charles Pettengill created a double-action revolver with an internal hammer.
There have been experiments with the design and basic idea of a revolver in the past. Here’s a look at five of them.
Rollin would become best-known as the man who provided Sam Colt with a golden opportunity to be on the cutting edge of revolver design and was rebuffed.
Three failures out of 93 cases where guns were used to defend against bears translate to a 97% success rate for the use of guns against bears.
On December 23, 1833, Charles Richards was born in Brooklyn, New York. He had spent 22 years – fully one-quarter of his life – working for Colt’s.
Like most inventors, John and Murray were convinced that their design was going to change the world of law enforcement. This new gun would “save lives, prevent lawsuits, and help prevent riots.”
On November 21, 1865, US patent 51,117 was issued to William Mason for the swing-out revolver cylinder.
The number of rounds fired in self-defense is hard to gauge. I have searched high and low for answers but even the FBI doesn’t keep that sort of data.
Gun Writer Josh Wayner takes yet another .44 Magnum revolver to the range- this time Ruger’s New Vaquero Birds Head in stainless steel.
If you decide to go with a revolver for carrying, the Smith & Wesson Performance Center Model 19 Carry Comp is a prime choice that evenly balances power with performance.
Gun Writer Josh Wayner takes a trip back to the future and reviews Smith & Wesson’s new Model 19 Classic in .357 Magnum
The alleged robbers entered the Karemore Pharmacy in Princess Anne Maryland with a modern sporting rifle.
Currently, 27 to150 NYPD officers still carry revolvers depending on the source consulted, but they have now been ordered to turn them in by August 31st of this year.
A new line of stainless double-action revolvers reflecting their classic lines could be the shrewdest move that Colt has made since they bought the AR-15 design from Armalite.
The Smith & Wesson 317 Kit Gun is a gun for life. You’ll find no better gun for an active lifestyle and no closer friend for the trail and camp.
Cimarron Firearms is proud to make available the legendary 1851 Navy cap and ball six-shooter replica, known as the “Percussion Peacemaker.”