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Tonight on ARTV: Colt's New Python; Rock River Arms BT-9; Ruger Red Label Shotgun

Our staff had early notice on one of the biggest introductions of the year, as Joe Kurtenbach was at Gunsite Academy with Colt when it shared the news that it was bringing back the double-action revolver.

The Keefe Report: The Colt Python is Back!

The most desirable of the “snake guns,” as Colt likes to call them, is back.

Wiley Clapp: The Trythons Tried

Wiley Clapp culminates his Trython experiment by—what else—shooting them.

Wiley Clapp: Enter the Trython

If you missed out on owning an original Colt Python, you might be able to own the next best thing—a "Trython"—part Colt Python and Colt Trooper. Read how Wiley Clapp built these modern hybrid revolvers from classic Colt parts.

A Colt's Python Primer

Once a neglected collecting category, Colt’s Python remains one of the hottest tickets today. Here is the half-century history of the “King of the Seven Serpents.”

Wiley Clapp: This Colt Python Business

Wiley Clapp was around for the Python's introduction in 1955. In this first of a three-part series, he journeys through the early days of this now legendary Colt revolver and ponders its skyrocketing value.

The Keefe Report: Colt Cobra—A New Factory Double-Action Colt

Finally, the biggest news in new gun introductions is out. Colt is back in the double-action revolver business.

A Look Back at the Colt Python

From tardy debutant to superstar status, Colt’s most famous snake has had a wild ride.

NRA Gun of the Week: Colt Python Revolver

Our NRA Gun of the week is the Colt Python, one of the most popular production revolvers of all time. Watch the video hosted by American Rifleman's Mark Keefe.

GunBroker.com's Top-Selling Guns for Dec. 2015

What firearms are Americans buying? Those listed by GunBroker.com as best-sellers for Dec. 2015—both new and used—have been covered extensively by American Rifleman. Check the list here and learn more about these guns

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