Author: Sam.S

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Rare Winchester Wingo “Ice Palace” Single Shot Shotguns

Rare Winchester Wingo “Ice Palace” Single Shot Shotguns

Welcome to today’s Photo of the Day! Here we have one of those things that makes me really enjoy doing Photo of the Day. I never knew that this was [...]
POTD: Gas and Thump – Federal Laboratories Tear Gas Baton

POTD: Gas and Thump – Federal Laboratories Tear Gas Baton

Welcome to today’s Photo of the Day! Here we have both a club and tear gas grenade in one item. The two clubs as seen in the box above and below are [...]
POTD: The First Swing Out Cylinder

POTD: The First Swing Out Cylinder

Welcome to today’s Photo of the Day! Here we have one of the first revolvers to utilize the swing-out cylinder that we all take for granted today. T [...]
POTD: Poking Holes in Clouds Since 1877

POTD: Poking Holes in Clouds Since 1877

Welcome to today’s Photo of the Day! Here we have one of the rarest Colt double-action revolvers. This is a Colt 1877, but the thing that makes it r [...]
POTD: Avoiding Colt’s Patents – The Whitney Arms Ring Trigger Revolver

POTD: Avoiding Colt’s Patents – The Whitney Arms Ring Trigger Revolver

Welcome to today’s Photo of the Day! Here we have a clever patent circumvention. Patents in the firearm industry in the mid-1800s really shook thing [...]
POTD: The Cheap Webley-Fosbury – Union Fire Arms Co Auto Revolver

POTD: The Cheap Webley-Fosbury – Union Fire Arms Co Auto Revolver

Welcome to today’s Photo of the Day! Here we have the Union Fire Arms Company Auto Revolver. These interesting lesser-known firearms operate off of [...]
POTD: The Not so Special Police Positive?

POTD: The Not so Special Police Positive?

Welcome to today’s Photo of the Day! Yesterday we touched on the Colt New Police and how it was Colt’s newest and coolest introduction to police iss [...]
POTD: Where Colt Police Revolvers Got Started

POTD: Where Colt Police Revolvers Got Started

Welcome to today’s Photo of the Day! Here we have an arguable milestone in the life of the Colt Police series of revolvers. This is the Colt New Pol [...]
POTD: Copied Smith and Wesson?

POTD: Copied Smith and Wesson?

Welcome to today’s Photo of the Day! Here we have one of my favorites of the variations of the Colt Police Positive Special. This is the Fourth Issu [...]
POTD: The Belgians Copied Stuff Too

POTD: The Belgians Copied Stuff Too

Welcome to today’s Photo of the Day! Here we have an interesting mid-1800s copy of a Colt 1851 style of revolver. Copies of notable arms popped up e [...]
POTD: So Much Potential – Colt Police Positive Special Prototype

POTD: So Much Potential – Colt Police Positive Special Prototype

Welcome to today’s Photo of the Day! Here we have a Colt Police Positive Special Prototype. Tomorrow continues the trilogy of Colt Police Positive S [...]
POTD: Colt Police Positive Special

POTD: Colt Police Positive Special

Welcome to today’s Photo of the Day! Here we have a 1970 Colt Police Positive Special. This little beauty will be the topic of today’s and the next fe [...]
POTD: Webley-Fosbery of The 2000s

POTD: Webley-Fosbery of The 2000s

Welcome to today’s Photo of the Day! Here we have a 21st-century version of the Webley-Fosbery. This is the Italian Mateba Unica 6 semi-automatic re [...]
POTD: Not a Confederate Colt

POTD: Not a Confederate Colt

Welcome to today’s Photo of the Day! Here we have another Confederate necessity in the form of the Cofer Navy percussion revolver designed by Thomas [...]
POTD: The Ultra LeMat Revolver

POTD: The Ultra LeMat Revolver

Welcome to today’s Photo of the Day! Here we have an absolute monstrosity of a revolver. This is the centerfire LeMat revolver designed by the Frenc [...]
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