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The U.S. Model 1855 Pistol Carbine

Adopted alongside the U.S. Model 1855 Rifle and Rifle-Musket, the Model 1855 Pistol Carbine mated a shoulder stock to a big-bore handgun. While soon rendered obsolete by better carbines, such as the Sharps, the M1855s saw service against the Apache and Cheyenne and in the American Civil War.

Big-Bore Pistol Build: Lone Wolf's TWL-S Frame

Build a big-bore Glock-pattern pistol from scratch or put unused components back to work with Lone Wolf's affordable TWL-S frames and parts kits.

Review: Magnum Research Desert Eagle

Nearing 40 years of continuous production, the Magnum Research Desert Eagle has become one of the most iconic firearms in existence.

Tested: The New Magnum Research 429 DE Cartridge

This new bottle neck round blends the features of two popular handgun hunting cartridges for a boost in velocity.

Today's Mighty Mega Handguns

Here is a roundup of some of the top “mega” handguns that combine portability with amazing power.

Review: The Magnum Research Stainless Desert Eagle

Now in its 30th year of continuous production, the Magnum Research Desert Eagle has become one of the most iconic firearms in existence. Its distinctive profile is instantly recognizable, and the gun is symbolic of American ingenuity and brute power—and now the big bird is available in stainless steel.

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