Gun Digest Annual TOC: 2005

The Gun Digest – 2005

Table of Contents
John T. Amber Literary Award 3
Introduction 4
Features
Lever vs. Volt by Jim Foral 8
Just Enough Gun – A Swede in Africa by Bill Woodward 23
Guns of the Real Indiana Jones by Roderick S. Carman 28
Cast Bullet Hunting Loads for Deer & Bear by Harvey L. Pennington 34
The Hangers-On by Ralph Hurne 43
Smokeless Muzzleloader Velocities – Without the Smokeless by Toby Bridges 46
The Engineering of Balance by Harold Davidson 52
Why the Hornady Rimfire Magnum? By C. Rodney James 59
Aperture Sights for Aging Eyes by Fred Stutzenberger 62
Hunting Asiatic Buffalo in Australia by Layne Simpson 66
Ballard Single-Shot Rifle . . . An Old Favorite Rides On by George L. Layman 72
English Blackpowder Express Rifles by Thomas D. Schiffer 79
Ahead of Its Time: The Cummins “Duplex” Riflescope by Clarence Anderson 86
Dealing with Inaccurate Rifles by Wilf MacGlaise 91
Restoration of a Fraser Express Rifle by Joel Black 94
Engraved & Custom Gun Review by Tom Turpin 97
Eibar Revisited by Terry Wieland 105
The Lost Guns of Nepal by John Walter 113
Testfire:
Remington 504 22LR Rifle by Layne Simpson 128
Ruger’s No. 1 in 405 Winchester by Larry Sterett 131
The Pardner Pump by H. Lea Lawrence 133
One Good Gun:
Old Never-Miss by Eric L. Matherne 135
Reports From The Field:
Handguns Today: Autoloaders by John Malloy 136
Handguns Today: Sixguns and Others by John Taffin 152
Rifle Review by Layne Simpson 164
Website Directory by Holt Bodinson 172
Shotgun Review by John Haviland 181
Blackpowder Review by Doc Carlson 187
Scopes and Mounts by Wayne van Zwoll 193
Handloading Update by Charles E. Petty 201
The Guns of Europe by Raymond Caranta 208
Ammunition, Ballistics and Components by Holt Bodinson 213
Ammunition Ballistic Charts & Prices
Centerfire Rifle 219
Centerfire Handgun 225
Rimfire 228
Shotshell 229
Catalog of Arms and Accessories
Shooter’s Marketplace 231
GUNDEX 238
Handguns
Autoloaders 248
Competition 272
Double Action Revolvers 278
Single Action Revolvers 287
Miscellaneous 296
Rifles
Centerfire Rifles
Autoloaders 299
Lever & Slide 307
Bolt Action 315
Single Shot 340
Drillings, Combination Guns, Double Rifles 351
Rimfire Rifles
Autoloaders 354
Lever & Slide 358
Bolt Actions & Single Shots 360
Competition Rifles
Centerfire & Rimfire 367
Shotguns
Autoloaders 375
Slide Actions 385
Over/Unders 395
Side By Sides 408
Bolt Actions & Single Shots 414
Military & Police 419
Blackpowder
Single Shot Pistols 422
Revolvers 424
Muskets & Rifles 427
Shotguns 439
Airguns
Handguns 440
Long Guns 443
Accessories
Metallic Reloading Presses 448
Shotshell Reloading Presses 455
Scopes / Hunting, Target & Varmint 458
Laser Sights 469
Scope Rings & Bases 470
Metallic Sights 474
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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