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Colt's Four Other Comebacks

It could take as long as 90 days before a court determines whether Sciens Capital Management can purchase Colt, but rather than engage in speculation in the meantime, here’s a short look at some of the company’s historic amazing recoveries.

I Have This Old Gun: Colt 1860 Army Revolver

The Colt 1860 Army Revolver was used by both sides during the Civil War, because it was light and powerful. It was also a true advancement in firearms technology.

The First Colt AR-15 Rifle

What did the blogosphere think about the Colt AR-15 when introduced in 1962? Oh, right. The Internet hadn't been invented yet.

American Rifleman TV: Colt Mustang .380 Pocketlite

If you are looking for an easily concealed handgun, the Colt .380 Pocketlite is a compact semi-auto pistol, with a manual safety and a well-designed beavertail grip.

Factory Tour: Colt's Manufacturing Company

NRA E-Media's Thomas Rickwalder recently visited Colt's base of operations in Hartford, Conn. Here are a few of the behind-the-scenes photos he brought back.

Colt Mustang XSP

Much like the .380 Mustang PocketLite design that preceded it, Colt's Mustang XSP is a small, lightweight and reliable handgun-except, this time, it's sporting a polymer frame.

Gun of the Week: Colt Mustang XSP

Much like the .380 Mustang PocketLite design that preceded it, Colt's Mustang XSP is a small, lightweight and reliable handgun-except, this time, it's sporting a polymer frame.

Colt Becomes One

After a 10-year separation, Colt Defense and Colt Holding are back together as a single entity.

Colt 1903 Pocket Hammerless

It doesn’t take much for a gun to go from collector to shooter, and lose value in the process.

Colt Marine Pistol

Colt has once again placed one of its 1911s at the side of America's armed forces, this time with the Colt Marine Pistol. The Colt Rail Gun was selected to be the latest sidearm of the United States Marine Corps—marking the first time a Colt 1911 has been shipped to the United States Government since the end of World War II.

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