We often get email asking if we are going to write about some forgotten weapons that are relatively recent developments, like the OICW for example. We would like to have more coverage of some of those sorts of guns, but our experience and access tends to be with older items. However, the fine folks over at Weaponsman (who are much closer to ongoing arms development than we are) just recently wrote an excellent article on the OICW, and so we’re going to weasel out of writing something and suggest instead that you drop by over there and read The Past is Another Country: Objective Family of Weapons.
Revolver: https://jamesdjulia.com/item/52428-2-397/ Holster: https://jamesdjulia.com/item/52458-1-397/ The Shawk & McLanahan revolvers are a lesser-known example of a very low production Civil War era revolver not made in the Confederacy. Abel Shawk was manufacturing entrepreneur in St Louis […]