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Gun Digest the Magazine, December 30, 2013

Gun Digest the Magazine, December 30, 2013

The December 30, 2013 issue of Gun Digest the Magazine is the special home defense issue, featuring a look at the ATI-Outfitted Benelli M4, Taurus CTG29 Carbine, IWI Tavor SAR Bullpup and Les Baer Patrol Carbine.

Gun Digest the Magazine, December 16, 2013

Gun Digest the Magazine, December 16, 2013

The December 16, 2013 issue of Gun Digest the Magazine looks at how to choose the best survival gun, revolver collecting, a gun review of the Catamount Fury 12 gauge and guns for sale and more!

Cased Smith & Wesson No. 1, Third Issue revolver with mahogany case and a empty carton of .22 caliber cartridges sold for $4312.50 in a Rock Island Auction. It goes to show that antique .22 caliber revolvers run the gamut from the common affordable variety to exquisite high end custom.

Collecting Antique .22 Caliber Revolvers

A Colt 1861 Navy revolver at a $700 asking price is a fine gun, and a worthwhile addition to any gun collection. But what does the gun enthusiast who doesn’t have that kind of money to spend on one gun do? Consider the affordable antique .22 caliber revolver.

AR-15 panic buying begins to slow as gun prices approach historic norms.

Trends in AR-15 Gun Values

Following last year's gun control hysteria and panic-buying of AR-15s, gun prices are finally back to normal. Editor Jerry Lee tells why referring to a copy of the newly updated Standard Catalog of Firearms 2014 is the surest way to avoid getting gouged.


Market Trends in Military Gun Collecting

From the re-election of Barack Obama and push for new gun control following the tragic Sandy Hook school shooting, to the United Nations push for small arms disarmament, there’s no shortage of geopolitical and economic forces shaping trends in military gun collecting. Phillip Peterson, editor of the new Standard Catalog of Military Firearms, 7th...

Wild Bill Hickok's Revolver

Wild Bill Hickok’s Revolver Takes Aim at $500,000

In its Nov. 18 armor and gun auction, Bonhams is offering a Smith & Wesson No. 2 revolver owned by Wild Bill Hickok, one of the most iconic figures of the Old West, that was on him when he was murdered by Jack McCall in Deadwood in 1876.