Publishing and Book Scarcity

February 26, 2016 Ian McCollum 62

In this world of on-demand printing and e-books, one might hope that we would no longer have to deal with issues of scarcity with published books – alas this is not the case. I was […]

Shooting a G41(W) with ZF-41 scope

Format and Feedback

April 24, 2015 Ian McCollum 100

Well, today is the first day of RIA’s April Premiere auction – if you are bidding on anything, good luck! Of course, this also means we are finished with the current series of videos and […]

Exploded 1895 Lee Navy barrel
Bolt Action Rifles

Winchester Lee Navy Safety?

November 4, 2014 Ian McCollum 60

It appears that a fellow in Pennsylvania had an 1895 Lee Navy rifle explode in his hands this past Sunday while out shooting. This sort of thing happens from time to time with all sorts […]

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Bergmann 1894 Grip Style

October 29, 2014 Ian McCollum 21

I recently had the opportunity to examine a very early model 1894 Bergmann pistol, and made an interesting discovery (discovery to me, at any rate). The gun has a rather elegant bird’s-head grip, and a […]