Gun Collecting

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First Look: Colt M16A1 Reissue

Want a faithful reproduction of the classic, Vietnam-era M16A1? Colt's new, limited-release M16A1 Reissue is about as close as you can get to the original.

Photo: Jim Supica

Smith & Wesson Recent Value Trends

Good old S&W is one of the most collected firearms makers in the world. Find out the hot tickets when it comes to collectable Smith & Wesson firearms for the past decade.

Perhaps one of the most asked questions in the world of firearms is, “What's my gun worth?”

The Many Variables of Firearm Values

Ascertaining firearm values can be a tricky business, but there are some key considerations that can help enthusiasts nail down a gun's price.

This Winchester Model 70 might be a real gem or it could turn out to be a lemon. Like all used guns, you’ll never know until you inspect the rifle and make sure it’s in working order before purchasing it. Photo: Meniscus

How to Inspect a Used Rifle

In the market for a new plinker, long-range rifle or a little something for deer season? Master gunsmith Patrick Sweeney gives you tips on evaluating a used rifle before purchase.

What's that gun really worth? Pick up a copy of The Official Gun Digest Book of Guns & Prices 2016 and find out.

Ask the Editor: How to Use Guns & Prices 2016

An insider's Q&A with Jerry Lee, editor of the newly released Official Gun Digest Book of Guns & Prices 2016, 11th Edition, to learn why every gun buyer and seller needs this book.

Gun Digest Book of Modern Gun Values, 18th Edition

Gun Value Trends: New 2016 Firearms

Gun Digest asked co-editor Andrew Johnson to highlight some things he learned about current gun offerings while researching gun values for the latest edition of Gun Digest Book of Modern Gun Values. Here are his responses.