Vintage British Shotguns

Author: Terry Wieland
Publisher: Down East Books
ISBN: 0892728434
Size: 73.86 MB
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Vintage British Shotguns from the Author: Terry Wieland. This authoritative guide to British-made shotguns looks at individual makers, their products, and the selling points of particular guns. In some cases Wieland also notes negative points or product limitations. While the book will be welcomed by gun collectors worldwide, it is particularly useful to those who are curious about British makers whose production was or is substantial enough that their guns would have crossed the pond into North America.

Sidelocks And Boxlocks

Author: Geoffrey Boothroyd
ISBN: 9781571571182
Size: 71.93 MB
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Sidelocks And Boxlocks from the Author: Geoffrey Boothroyd. This book is a wonderful reference tool for anyone interested in increasing their knowledge of firearms. Filled with all the critical facts that American owners of British guns need, this book is the outgrowth of Boothroyd's many articles for Shooting Times. A complete reference source that is unparalleled.

The British Shotgun 1871 1890

Author: I. M. Crudgington
Publisher: Quiller Press
ISBN: 9781846891175
Size: 60.65 MB
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The British Shotgun 1871 1890 from the Author: I. M. Crudgington. A tribute to the ingenuity and craftsmanship of the British gun trade Many unrecorded designs and artifacts, including the single trigger, the over and under gun, and the single barrel or the classic side-by-side gun The complete story of the evolution of the British shotgun

Shotguns Shotgunning

Author: Layne Simpson
Publisher: Krause Publications
ISBN: 9780873495677
Size: 45.36 MB
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Shotguns Shotgunning from the Author: Layne Simpson. The sportsman's complete guide to choosing and using shotguns &break;&break;The shotgun in unsurpassed as a sporting tool and it has enjoyed a long and storied history in the hands of hunters and marksmen around the world. Yet, the novice shooter is often overwhelmed by the choices he faces when selecting the right gun for his favorite activities: Which gauge is best? Should they shoot an over-under, side-by-side, autoloader or pump? What about chokes? And is lead or nontoxic shot better - and in what sizes? &break;&break;Fortunately, Layne Simpson has a lifetime of shotgunning experience to share with you and his sage advice will help answer all these questions and many more. Part technical guide, part loving tribute, this book will make you look at shotguns in a totally different light. &break;&break;Explore every common gauge of shotgun - 10, 12, 16, 20, 28, and .410 bore and discover the best for you&break;&break;Compare and contrast double-barrel guns, autoloaders, pumps and bolt-actions&break;&break;Reviews the shotgunner's favorite game species - quail, pheasant, grouse, ducks and many more - and learn which gun and loads are right for the job&break;&break;Learn how to fit, pattern and maintain your guns&break;&break;Above all, the shotgun is the centerpiece of all stories about wonderful days spent in the field?of North Woods' logging trails and ruffed grouse exploding into golden-tinged woodlands?of foggy mornings in a duck blind shared with good friends, a trusty 10 gauge and your favorite retriever?of corn fields, cold wind and the cook pheasant's crackly as you insticvively shoulder your favorite autoloader?this is the shotgunner's world.

American British 410 Shotguns

Author: Ronald Gabriel
Publisher: Gun Digest Books
ISBN: 1440223971
Size: 76.45 MB
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American British 410 Shotguns from the Author: Ronald Gabriel. 410's are generally lightweight shotguns that produce little kick, making them a popular choice for beginners, youth, or anyone sensitive to recoil. However, their full choke barrels force them to concentrate the available shot, therefore they require the precision of an expert to be effective at any significant distant. Collectors, historians, enthusiasts, and those recapturing their youth will be captivated by this fascinating recount of the .410. Representing the culmination of 30 years of research, this book catalogs the 125-year developments history of the .410 shotgun in both the United States and Britain. A mixture of rich images and historic illustrations provide a treasure chest of information valuable to small-bore enthusiasts-both collectors and hunters alike. Coverage includes makers such as Browning, Ithaca, Winchester, Boss, Holland & Holland, Purdey, and others. Plus, all significant gunmakers include detailed listings of production numbers.

Antique Firearms Assembly Disassembly

Author: David Chicoine
Publisher: Krause Publications
ISBN: 144022627X
Size: 12.45 MB
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Antique Firearms Assembly Disassembly from the Author: David Chicoine. Tips from the Master Gunsmith You Won't Find Anywhere Else! For the collector, for the hobbyist, for the amateur gunsmith, Antique Firearms Assembly/Disassembly is an invaluable reference tool. Written in plain English and profusely illustrated, Antique Firearms Assembly/Disassembly provides detailed procedures for taking down and reassembling a tremendous variety of original and replica handguns, rifles, and shotguns. Whether you're simply cleaning a Colt 1836 Paterson replica revolver or replacing the entire bolt assembly on a Marlin 1895 lever action, Antique Firearms Assembly/Disassembly will help you avoid common mistakes, expensive pitfalls, and unnecessary headaches. It's a must-have addition to any gun owner's library! Covers 65 models of antique and vintage handguns, rifles, and shotguns: Colt, S&W, Merwin-Hulbert, Remington, Winchester, Ruger, and many more Contains exploded views and 1000+ detailed, step-by-step photographs to guide you through the entire process Includes a complete directory of gunsmithing resources to help you find tools and parts

The Complete Blackpowder Handbook

Author: Sam Fadala
Publisher: Gun Digest Books
ISBN: 9780896893900
Size: 47.77 MB
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The Complete Blackpowder Handbook from the Author: Sam Fadala. The Clear Choice for Blackpowder Enthusiasts! &break;&break;The Complete Blackpowder Handbook is the place for the latest information on blackpowder traditional and in-line guns, muzzleloaders and cartridge guns, as well as ballistics and techniques. Expert Sam Fadala's personal experiences, along with the results of his scientific testing method, present a very clear, user-friendly study of everything blackpowder. &break;&break;Topics he covers, include: &break;&break;Shooting &break;Cleaning &break;Repairing &break;Tune-ups &break;Ballistics &break;Do-It-Yourself &break;&break;In addition to the desirable technical information, Fadala rounds out this blackpowder bible with bits of interesting blackpowder folklore and history. With The Complete Blackpowder Handbook, you won't be disappointed.

Gun Craft

Author: Vic Venters
Publisher: Down East Books
ISBN: 0892729821
Size: 22.37 MB
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Gun Craft from the Author: Vic Venters. Gun Craft examines today's artisanally made guns, as well as the craftsmen who make them. In it, the author takes the reader into the workshops and factories of the world's best gunmakers, making their sometimes-arcane craft skills accessible and relevant to anyone who shoots, owns or collects fine guns. Each chapter explores a separate topic; each has been chosen, however, to provide readers with a unified insight into the complicated task of making hand-made guns in both Europe and the United States.

Fine Shotguns

Author: John M. Taylor
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.
ISBN: 151070096X
Size: 52.89 MB
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Fine Shotguns from the Author: John M. Taylor. In Fine Shotguns, expert John M. Taylor offers a global view of shotguns using photographs and descriptions of guns from the United States, Britain, Germany, Austria, France, Spain, and Italy. Here are all types of shotguns: single barrel, double barrel, combination guns, hammer shotguns, paired shotguns, special-use guns, small-bore shotguns, shotgun stocks or shotguns with metal finishes, and bespoke shotguns. This all encompassing guide includes sections on how to care for and storage your weapon, what accessories are available for your model, and how to choose the perfect traveling case.

Huns Hun Hunting

Author: Ben O. Williams
Publisher: Willow Creek Press
ISBN: 1623430429
Size: 10.41 MB
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Huns Hun Hunting from the Author: Ben O. Williams. Hungarian partridge were first introduced to Saskatchewan 100 years ago. The birds flourished and soon expanded their range to include the American West and Midwest. Only in the last several decades have hunters turned serious attention to these tremendous game birds, but due to their fickle and often mysterious nature, the challenge has proven difficult at best for the majority of us. Ben O. Williams, however, has been writing about and hunting Huns for over 30 years, having accumulated over 5,000 hours afield in their pursuit with his ever evolving line of Brittany spaniels. Ben is the most accomplished and eloquent mentor for Hungarian partridge hunters presently found on planet earth, and this information packed book is the proof. Don't lend it to anyone, and don't lose it, for it provides you with all the distilled knowledge required to attain consistent success on your own Hun hunts.