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Guns for the .256 Win. Mag.

What ever happened to the supposed revolvers chambered for the .256 Win. Mag.?

Give Handloading a Try

I am advised that well under half of all active shooters use ammunition they have assembled in home reloading shops.

Bullet Basics

Guns can't hurt you (unless you drop one on your foot) but bullets fired from cartridges in the chambers of guns can and do produce a great deal of damage.

Clapp on Handguns: Grips—The Forgotten Advantage

Wiley Clapp personally laments the decline of a gun that he used for so long, thus he issues forth reasons why this should not happen.


People approach handloading from different perspectives. When I was moving every few years in the service, handloading just didn't seem to be practical.

Rant on Targets

I live in the state of Nevada, a glorious place of open spaces and gun-friendly politicians. For a gun guy, you couldn't find a better place to live and work.

1911s Tighter

Some believe that the original 1911s had tighter tolerances than today’s guns, but since they were intended for field duty that is probably not the case.

Gun Quotes

There are many interesting quotes on the use of firearms. Some are known, while others are anonymous.

Gun Quotes Revisited

Continuing his interesting look into quotes about firearms and their use, Wiley shares a gold nugget from the father of the Modern Gun Technique.


When the revolver was king, many folks replaced factory grips with Pachmayr grips, or “Packies” as they were referred to by some.

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