Gun Digest Annual TOC: 2010

The Gun Digest – 2010

Table of Contents
John T. Amber Literary Award 3
Introduction 4
The Incredible 2-Bore Rifle 8
Gas-Delayed Blowbacks: Junk or Cutting Edge? 14
Hornet Hotrod: The .19 Calhoon Badger 22
The Beretta Survival Kit: The Model 84 .380 ACP 26
The Magnificent Seven 32
An Introduction to the Military Handguns of Imperial Japan 38
Blowup! 44
Custom and Engraved Guns 46
When Bulldogs Ruled 58
The Marlin Model 90: A Case Study in Ingenuity 66
Make Mine a .32! 70
The Elusive Gerfen Rifle 76
The Colt Official Police and S&W Military & Police 80
From Factory to Meat on the Table: Gunmaking in the Val du Trompia 88
Power and Grace: The Ruger Super Blackhawk Turns 50 96
Classic .22s: There are but Two 102
Fit to Shoot! 108
The Age of Mobilubricant 118
Fun with the .45 Colt 126
Oddalls: Why We Love ‘Em 132
The Xman 138
Updated Classics: The NEW Ithaca Model 37s 146
The .44 Special Begins Its Second Century 150
Reports from the Field:
Editor’s Picks 161
Handguns Today: Semi-Autos 164
Handguns Today: Revolvers 176
Rifles Today 184
Shotguns Today 192
Tactical Gear Today 198
Muzzleloaders Today 202
Airguns Today 208
Gunsmithing Today 212
Optics Today 216
Women’s Perspective 226
The Guns of Europe 232
Handloading Today 240
Ammunition Today 248
One Good Gun:
The Unique Kleinguenther K14 Insta-fire in 7×57 Mauser 270
The Remington Model 760 in .300 Savage 272
A Classic Springfield Sporter 274
The Valmet 412 Shooting System 276
Testfire:
Czechmate! CZ’s Vz-58 278
Not Your Father’s BB Gun: The .50 Dragon Slayer 280
Century International Arms M-70 AB2T Yugo Underfolder 282
Ruger Gets Small: The LCP 284
Remington’s R-25 286
Civil War Naval Artillery 288
The Encyclopedia of Bullet Casting 289
Catalog of Arms and Accessories:
GUNSDEX 306
Handguns:
Autoloading 317
Competition 343
Double-Action Revolvers 346
Single-Action Revolvers 353
Miscellaneous 360
Rifles:
Centerfire – Autoloaders 362
Centerfire – Lever & Slide 376
Centerfire – Bolt-Action 382
Centerfire – Single Shot 403
Drillings, Combination Guns, Double Rifles 412
Rimfire – Autoloaders 414
Rimfire – Lever & Slide Action 417
Rimfire – Bolt-Actions & Single Shots 419
Competition – Centerfire & Rimfire 425
Shotguns:
Autoloaders 431
Slide & Lever Actions 440
Over/Unders 446
Side-by-Side 457
Bolt Actions & Single Shot 462
Military & Police 465
Blackpowder:
Single Shot Pistols – Flint & Percussion 467
Revolvers 468
Muskets & Rifles 470
Shotguns 480
Airguns:
Handguns 481
Long Guns 483
References:
Web Directory 488
Arms Library 500
Directory of the Arms Trade:
Manufacturer’s Directory 529

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