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Obregon Automatic Pistol (Video)

December 31, 2012 Ian McCollum 24

One of the more interesting (and rare!) variations on John Browning’s iconic 1911 automatic pistol is the Obregon. Developed in Mexico in the mid 1930s, this pistol uses a frame nearly identical to the stock […]

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Got a Question for Dolf?

December 30, 2012 Ian McCollum 3

Do you have a question you would like to ask Dolf Goldsmith? Well, we’re going to be experimenting with an occasional “Ask Dolf” column, and we need to hear your questions. Dolf has a great […]

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The Best Pedal-Powered Vehicle Ever

December 28, 2012 Ian McCollum 20

This really has to be the most awesome pedal-powered vehicle ever built: I don’t know the background on the tricycle, but the Maxim guns are very rare air-cooled lightweight models. Like this one: Ultimately they […]

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Mystery Swede

December 26, 2012 Ian McCollum 14

We found these photos of a Swedish semiauto conversion, and have no information on the design. Have you seen this rifle? Any insights? The only reason we’re even saying it’s Swedish is the “Stockholms Vapenfabrik” […]

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Merry Christmas!

December 25, 2012 Ian McCollum 11

I’m not much for the commercialization of the day, so I’m spending it out at the range with some new goodies. The blog will return tomorrow with some Mexican rifle photos!

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Semiauto Rifles

FS2000 at the Range

December 24, 2012 Ian McCollum 18

Yep, it’s a rifle that’s barely 15 years old – but I think it’s on its way to becoming a Forgotten Weapon. So today we have a video on FN’s FS2000 black rifle. It was […]

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Clair Automatic Pistol

December 21, 2012 Ian McCollum 9

The French Clair pistol of 1893 is one of the lesser known and least documented early automatic pistols, and unusual in its method of operation as well. The majority of the successful early automatics (the […]