Gun Digest Annual TOC: 2002

The Gun Digest – 2002

 Table of Contents
John T. Amber Literary Award 3
About Our Covers 4
Features
The H & R Defender by John Malloy 8
Most Needed Revolver Wildcat? By Rocky Raab 18
The Mature 22 Winchester Magnum Rimfire by C. R. James 24
The Water-Proof Rifle by Ken Aiken 28
My 45 Auto . . . Isn’t by Bob Campbell 33
The Model 1910 Ross: “The Best Rifle in the World” by Jim Foral 38
The Family Colt by Steve Hurst 50
The Evolution of Remington Autoloading Shotguns by R. H. Van Denburg, Jr. 56
Remington’s Number Three Hepburn by George J. Layman 66
Tubular Magazines . . . ARE Safe by R. W. Ballou 72
Super-Fine Farquharson by Scott Key 76
19th Century Horse Pistols Enter the 21st Century by Jim Thompson 78
Old Eli & Old Sam: My Life’s Companions by R. C. House 85
Warhorses by Carlos Schmidt 89
Art of the Engraver & Custom Gunmaker by Tom Turpin 97
The Mysterious Makarov by Jerry Burke 105
The AR15/M16: The Rifle That Was Never Supposed To Be by Christopher R. Bartocci 117
Charles Newton and His Big Game 22 Rifle by Hollis M. Flint 128
Homemade “Express” Bullets for the 40/65 Winchester by Harvey T. Pennington 136
One Good Gun:
The Overstreet Winchester by Charles W. Overstreet 140
Old Ugly by Bob Bell 142
Testfire:
The Year of the Short Magnums by Holt Bodinson 144
Reports From The Field:
Handguns Today: Autoloaders by John Malloy 146
Handguns Today: Sixguns and Others by Hal Swiggett 161
The Guns of Europe by Raymond Caranta 165
Rifle Review by Layne Simpson 169
Website Directory by Holt Bodinson 176
Shotgun Review by John Haviland 185
Blackpowder Review by Doc Carlson 193
Scopes and Mounts by Bob Bell 199
Handloading Update by Larry S. Sterett 206
Ammunition, Ballistics and Components by Holt Bodinson 210
Ammunition Ballistic Charts & Prices
Centerfire Rifle Cartridges 217
Centerfire Handgun Cartridges 223
Rimfire Ammunition 226
Shotshell Loads 227
Shooter’s Marketplace 229
Catalog of Arms and Accessories
GUNDEX 243
Handguns
Autoloaders 256-288
Competition 289-294
Double Action Revolvers 295-304
Single Action Revolvers 305-313
Miscellaneous 314-317
Rifles
Centerfire Rifles
Autoloaders 318-323
Lever & Slide 324-330
Bolt Action 331-352
Single Shot 353-361
Drillings, Combination Guns, Double Rifles 362-364
Rimfire Rifles
Autoloaders 365-368
Lever & Slide 369-370
Bolt Actions & Single Shots 371-376
Competition Rifles
Centerfire & Rimfire 377-382
Shotguns
Autoloaders 383-389
Slide Actions 390-394
Over/Unders 395-407
Side By Sides 408-412
Bolt Actions & Single Shots 413-416
Military & Police 417-418
Blackpowder
Single Shot Pistols 419-420
Revolvers 421-424
Muskets & Rifles 425-439
Shotguns 440
Airguns
Handguns 441-443
Long Guns 444-448
Accessories
Metallic Reloading Presses 449
Shotshell Reloading Presses 458
Scopes / Hunting, Target & Varmint 461
Laser Sights 471
Scope Rings & Bases 472
Metallic Sights 476
Spotting Scopes 480
Chokes & Brakes 482
Reference
Periodical Publications 483
Arms Library 485
Arms Associations 519
Directory of the Arms Trade
Table of Contents 521
Product & Service Directory 522
Manufacturer’s Directory 538

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