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Throughout the last century of military history, .45 caliber guns seem to rate the most respect when it comes to sidearms.Smith & Wesson Model 22

Smith & Wesson Model 22

Throughout the last century of military history, .45 caliber guns seem to rate the most

Stan Trzoniec

              By Paul Scarlata    While I am often accused of being a dinosaur, I am proud to beSmith & Wesson 686SSR

Smith & Wesson 686SSR

By Paul Scarlata While I am often accused of being a dinosaur, I am proud to

Paul Scarlata

An ungainly amalgamation of several ideas, this six-shooter proved to be better than the sum of its parts.The Ugly Duckling

The Ugly Duckling

An ungainly amalgamation of several ideas, this six-shooter proved to be better than the sum

Garry James

The U.S. military's first double-action sixgun with a swing-out cylinder proved to be a mixed blessing.Colt New Army & Navy Revolver

Colt New Army & Navy Revolver

The U.S. military's first double-action sixgun with a swing-out cylinder proved to be a mixed

Garry James

If you spend much time leaning on the counter of your local gun store, you may begin to wonder about the good old revolver's future.Smith & Wesson 327 M&P TRR8

Smith & Wesson 327 M&P TRR8

If you spend much time leaning on the counter of your local gun store, you may begin to wonder

Joseph von Benedikt

A custom five-inch .44 Magnum for camp or trailA Sensible Super Redhawk

A Sensible Super Redhawk

A custom five-inch .44 Magnum for camp or trail

Dan C. Johnson

If you love a gun with history, you might look at Smith & Wesson's Model 14.Smith & Wesson Model 14

Smith & Wesson Model 14

If you love a gun with history, you might look at Smith & Wesson's Model 14.

Stan Trzoniec

The single-action .45 Colt revolvers and their detachable stocks were real.Buntline Specials?

Buntline Specials?

The single-action .45 Colt revolvers and their detachable stocks were real.

Brian McCombie

The new Crimson Trace-gripped LCR takes a great concept to new heights.Initial Intent

Initial Intent

The new Crimson Trace-gripped LCR takes a great concept to new heights.

Walt Rauch

              By Garry James    The Great War was an interesting mixture of the old and the new,Model 1917 Colt New Service

Model 1917 Colt New Service

By Garry James The Great War was an interesting mixture of the old and the

Garry James

The .44 Magnum was once considered the ‘most powerful handgun in the world.' How quaint. Today's monster mags leave it in the dust.Bad, Badder, Baddest

Bad, Badder, Baddest

The .44 Magnum was once considered the 'most powerful handgun in the world.' How quaint.

Dick Metcalf

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