Back to Basics: Center-fire Cartridge Cases

Ever since the first firearms, the notion of combining bullet, powder and priming has been highly sought after.

Rifleman Q&A: Pinfire Firing System Explanation

A reader inquires about a handgun given to his father from a returning soldier some 70 years ago.

Lefaucheux Pinfire Revolvers

Behind the Colts, Remingtons and Starrs, the Lefaucheux pinfires were the most commonly used revolvers during the American Civil War.

Angus McClellan’s Top 10 Handguns

Editors’ picks for the handguns that changed the world.


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