Ringo Starr’s Mini from 1966

1966 was a pivotal year for the British beat group The Beatles. It was a year in which they toured the United States, released some of their signature songs including "Got to get you into my life", "Eleanor Rigby",  "Paperback writer", and "Yellow submarine, and they were given fashionable Morris Mini Cooper cars by their ...

Colt Boa

The Colt Boa is often thought of as a special version of the Colt Python revolver but, in fact, the Boa was a cross between a Python and a Trooper Mk V. This means that the Boa features the improvements of the Colt Trooper Mk V, including the improved smoother trigger with its shorter lock-time. ...

Dakota Arms African Grade Rifle

If you are thinking about a top grade bolt-action magazine rifle, perhaps toying with the idea of a Rigby from London for example, there is an all American option available to you that might just be preferable. That option is Dakota Arms who make rifles in the same class as the Rigby. The Dakota Model ...

.375 Holland & Holland Magnum

The .375 Holland & Holland Magnum was the second attempt by Holland & Holland to create a belted big game rifle cartridge suitable for magazine rifles to be used on African and Asian dangerous game. Their first attempt had been the 400/375 Belted Nitro Express (otherwise known as the .375 Veloplex) and it was made ...

.40 G&A Pistol Cartridge

The .40 G&A pistol cartridge is one that relatively few have heard of but it was one that helped pioneer the creation of the two predominant .40 caliber handgun cartridges we have with us today; the 10mm, and the .40 S&W. The .40 G&A was not just one wildcat cartridge however, it was made in ...

Bentley Brooklands R

Although in our younger years we may yearn after a sports car with a nice big engine that preferably makes an elegant sufficiency of noise as it burbles down the road; when we get older and our hair turns gray we might just find that loud sports car with its harsh suspension to be not ...

Browning .22 Semi-Automatic Rifle

The Browning .22 Semi-Automatic rifle entered production way back in 1914 and this chirpy little centenarian is still in production. This fact alone is testimony that John Moses Browning got it right with this design, just as he'd got it right for so many of his previous firearm designs. Belgian made Browning .22 Semi-Automatic rifle ...