Gun Digest Annual TOC: 2003

The Gun Digest – 2003

 Table of Contents
John T. Amber Literary Award 3
About Our Covers 4
Features:
AK47: Path of a Legend by Christopher R. Bartocci 8
Thanks, Jack McPhee! By Harvey Pennington 17
Smith & Wesson K-Frame 38 Special Target Revolvers by Hollis M. Flint 23
Wanted: A 22 Automatic Pistol by Jim Foral 33
The Brown-Merrill Bolt Action by George J. Layman 42
The Great 405 Winchester by Dennis W. Confer 48
Practical Accuracy of 22 LR Ammunition by Mike Thomas 53
When Grandpa Walked Abroad by Ralph Hurne 57
Turkey Rifles – Past and Present by Steve Gash 61
Issue 45s of the Twentieth Century by John L. Marshall 65
Engraved & Custom Gun Review by Tom Turpin 75
The 32-20 Revolver by Marshall R. Williams 82
Upland Scatterguns: Is Less . . . More? By Thomas C. Tabor 90
Selling the American 303 by Jim Foral 98
Long-Range Muzzleloading Rifles by Thomas D. Schiffer 106
My English Sharps . . . An Alex Henry! By Bill Pace 120
Stress-Free Scope Mounting by Norman E. Johnson 124
The Germanic Rifle by Danny Arnold 128
Testfire:
The Merkel 96K Drilling by Bernard H. DiGiacobbe 133
R & D Gunshop Conversion Cylinder by Butch Winter 137
One Good Gun:
The Springfield 1903-A3 by Lawrence J. Rivard 140
Reports From The Field:
Handguns Today: Autoloaders by John Malloy 142
Handguns Today: Sixguns and Others by John Taffin 155
The Guns of Europe by Raymond Caranta 165
Rifle Review by Layne Simpson 169
Website Directory by Holt Bodinson 175
Shotgun Review by John Haviland 184
Blackpowder Review by Doc Carlson 193
Scopes and Mounts by Bob Bell 198
Handloading Update by Larry S. Sterett 205
Ammunition, Ballistics and Components by Holt Bodinson 214
Centerfire Rifle Cartridges 221
Centerfire Handgun Cartridges 227
Rimfire Ammunition 230
Shotshell Loads 231
Shooter’s Marketplace 233
Catalog of Arms and Accessories
GUNDEX 243
Handguns
Autoloaders 252-284
Competition 285-291
Double Action Revolvers 292-300
Single Action Revolvers 301-309
Miscellaneous 310-313
Rifles
Centerfire Rifles
Autoloaders 314-321
Lever & Slide 322-328
Bolt Action 329-353
Single Shot 354-363
Drillings, Combination Guns, Double Rifles 364-366
Rimfire Rifles
Autoloaders 367-370
Lever & Slide 371-372
Bolt Actions & Single Shots 373-379
Competition Rifles
Centerfire & Rimfire 380-385
Shotguns
Autoloaders 386-393
Slide Actions 394-398
Over/Unders 399-412
Side By Sides 413-417
Bolt Actions & Single Shots 418-421
Military & Police 422-423
Blackpowder
Single Shot Pistols 424-425
Revolvers 426-429
Muskets & Rifles 430-441
Shotguns 442
Airguns
Handguns 443-445
Long Guns 446-450
Accessories
Metallic Reloading Presses 451
Shotshell Reloading Presses 458
Scopes / Hunting, Target & Varmint 461
Laser Sights 470
Scope Rings & Bases 471
Metallic Sights 475
Spotting Scopes 481
Chokes & Brakes 483
Reference
Periodical Publications 484
Arms Library 486
Arms Associations 520
Directory of the Arms Trade
Table of Contents 522
Product & Service Directory 523
Manufacturer’s Directory 538

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