Bore Stores – Long Term Storage Cases

Storing our firearms, be they rifle, pistol, revolver or shotgun is a practical necessity. It's not a dramatic or fun aspect of firearms ownership and use, just a necessary one. One thing is sure, having a corrosion and dirt preventative covering over any firearm in storage is going to be a worthwhile piece of "piece ...

Lisle Impact Driver

For those of us who have spent time working on old cars, motorbikes, and pretty much anything else that's been around for more than a decade or so, there is one item that is near certain to be in our toolbox for use when the going gets ugly. I love working on old cars and motorbikes. ...

German Navy M4 Enigma Machine

The World War II German Enigma encryption machine and the successful Allied effort to crack it are fascinating pieces of modern history. Surviving Enigma machines are a rarity and amongst the most rare is the Kriegsmarine (Reich's Navy) model M4 of 1942. In the Battle of the Atlantic and in the North Sea the German U-boats ...

Two Day Marine Chronometer

For those who are scratching their head as to what tasteful desk ornaments to acquire for the home "Gentleman's Room" a genuine ships two day chonometer might be just the thing. At the Bonhams Marine Sale which will be held on 15th April at Knightsbridge in London, UK there are two being offered. Our feature ...

A Humidor and a Contemplative Cuban

I was never into cigarette smoking, except for Indonesian "Kretek" clove cigarettes which I discovered and developed a taste for when I was travelling in Indonesia in the mid-seventies; and I may never have discovered cigars unless I had become a father. However, when my first son was born in 1979 the guys at the ...