Ross Rifle

In the period after the American Civil War the situation in Europe was changing rapidly with the unification of the German States into a united country which also marked a period of the rapid industrialization in Germany and by the 1890's the building of the German Navy as a force to be equal to the ...

Early Style Winchester M1895

The Winchester M1895 was John M Browning's last lever action rifle design and it was the design that moved away from the limitations of the tubular magazine that required the use of round nose or flat nose bullets to one that could use pointed spitzer bullets. In this transition period from black powder to smokeless ...

Lithgow Arms F90 and Atrax

The establishment of the small arms factory in the Australian town of Lithgow was originally motivated by a realization by Australia's colonists that the world is actually not a "safe space" and that being dependent on supply of arms from Britain, which was a very long sea voyage away, was not wise. Lithgow was a ...

Searcy B. & Company – Double Rifle

Could an address sound any more American than 26293 Twenty Mule Team Road, Boron, California? B. Searcy & Company is located there, just opposite Edward's Air Force Base, in an old Quonset hut; and it is there in that hut on Twenty Mule Team Road that America's answer to the great British double rifle makers ...

Browning CCS25 Double Rifles

Choosing the hunting rifle that's best for you will be a very individual decision. I'm one who tends towards ensuring that each of my hunting rifles is as similar as possible in operation and in feel. But what if you are someone who spends much of their time using a shotgun? Is it practicable to ...

Richard Chapman Engraved Winchester Model 1895

The lever action rifle is arguably the iconic American rifle. Lever action rifles were those favored by US President Theodore Roosevelt from his early Model 1876 to his favored rifle that he took on African safari after he left the presidency the model 1895. Roosevelt preferred his Model 1895 in .405 Winchester for Africa calling ...

Purdey Double Rifle and Shotgun Set

Amongst the best of the London "best" guns are created in the workshops of James Purdey & Sons, Ltd. in Audley House, 57 - 58 South Audley Street, London, a short walk from Hyde Park. Established in 1814 and still going strong Purdey have been making "best" guns for royalty and for those with an ...

Ed La Pour Custom 375H&H Magnum

When building a custom rifle the most sought after actions to base it on tend to be the Mauser 1898 either standard or magnum, or the Pre-64 Winchester Model 70. There is another action oftentimes available at less cost that will build a superb custom rifle and that is the M1917 Enfield. If you are ...

Woodleigh Bullets

Woodleigh bullets have established a strong reputation world wide for their big game and dangerous game bullets but the company is far more diverse than that as they make excellent bullets for smaller calibers as well, in fact many of Woodleigh's customers nowadays are deer shooters. But Woodleigh are a company that grew out of ...