Gun Digest Annual TOC: 2005

The Gun Digest – 2005

Table of Contents
John T. Amber Literary Award3
Introduction4
Features
Lever vs. Volt by Jim Foral8
Just Enough Gun – A Swede in Africa by Bill Woodward23
Guns of the Real Indiana Jones by Roderick S. Carman28
Cast Bullet Hunting Loads for Deer & Bear by Harvey L. Pennington34
The Hangers-On by Ralph Hurne43
Smokeless Muzzleloader Velocities – Without the Smokeless by Toby Bridges46
The Engineering of Balance by Harold Davidson52
Why the Hornady Rimfire Magnum? By C. Rodney James59
Aperture Sights for Aging Eyes by Fred Stutzenberger62
Hunting Asiatic Buffalo in Australia by Layne Simpson66
Ballard Single-Shot Rifle . . . An Old Favorite Rides On by George L. Layman72
English Blackpowder Express Rifles by Thomas D. Schiffer79
Ahead of Its Time: The Cummins “Duplex” Riflescope by Clarence Anderson86
Dealing with Inaccurate Rifles by Wilf MacGlaise91
Restoration of a Fraser Express Rifle by Joel Black94
Engraved & Custom Gun Review by Tom Turpin97
Eibar Revisited by Terry Wieland105
The Lost Guns of Nepal by John Walter113
Testfire:
Remington 504 22LR Rifle by Layne Simpson128
Ruger’s No. 1 in 405 Winchester by Larry Sterett131
The Pardner Pump by H. Lea Lawrence133
One Good Gun:
Old Never-Miss by Eric L. Matherne135
Reports From The Field:
Handguns Today: Autoloaders by John Malloy136
Handguns Today: Sixguns and Others by John Taffin152
Rifle Review by Layne Simpson164
Website Directory by Holt Bodinson172
Shotgun Review by John Haviland181
Blackpowder Review by Doc Carlson187
Scopes and Mounts by Wayne van Zwoll193
Handloading Update by Charles E. Petty201
The Guns of Europe by Raymond Caranta208
Ammunition, Ballistics and Components by Holt Bodinson213
Ammunition Ballistic Charts & Prices
Centerfire Rifle219
Centerfire Handgun225
Rimfire228
Shotshell229
Catalog of Arms and Accessories
Shooter’s Marketplace231
GUNDEX238
Handguns
Autoloaders248
Competition272
Double Action Revolvers278
Single Action Revolvers287
Miscellaneous296
Rifles
Centerfire Rifles
Autoloaders299
Lever & Slide307
Bolt Action315
Single Shot340
Drillings, Combination Guns, Double Rifles351
Rimfire Rifles
Autoloaders354
Lever & Slide358
Bolt Actions & Single Shots360
Competition Rifles
Centerfire & Rimfire367
Shotguns
Autoloaders375
Slide Actions385
Over/Unders395
Side By Sides408
Bolt Actions & Single Shots414
Military & Police419
Blackpowder
Single Shot Pistols422
Revolvers424
Muskets & Rifles427
Shotguns439
Airguns
Handguns440
Long Guns443
Accessories
Metallic Reloading Presses448
Shotshell Reloading Presses455
Scopes / Hunting, Target & Varmint458
Laser Sights469
Scope Rings & Bases470
Metallic Sights474
Spotting Scopes480
Chokes & Brakes482
Reference
Periodical Publications483
Arms Library485
Arms Associations519
Directory of the Arms Trade
Table of Contents521
Product & Service Directory522
Manufacturer’s Directory538

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