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  1. How "bad" is the recoil on a 44mag?

    I have been considering getting a Smith and Wesson 29 for a while. The only thing that's stopping me from pulling the trigger on one is the fact it's in 44 magnum. I have shot 40s&w and 45 ACP with no problems, and love shooting 45 colt out of my Uberti cattleman. I know that you can just load...
  2. Uberti/Cimarron Remington 1875 Firing pin

    Does anyone know if Uberti, Cimarron or Taylor's is currently offering the Uberti 1875 Outlaw model without the Cattleman II retractable/floating firing pin? And if not, are there any manufacturers currently offering SAA reproductions without retractable pins? I haven't had any issues with my...
  3. Taurus or Ruger??

    Time for a new pistol. Looking a .357. But im torn between the Taurus tracker or the Ruger 66. The prices are about even, the Taurus has a 7 round capacity where as the Ruger has 6. ill be using primarily as a side arm while hiking and camping. 4-6 inch is available in both so it really comes...
  4. Percussion Revolvers book

    Percussion Revolvers, A Guide to Their History, Performance, and Use In 2007, we attempted a follow-up book dealing mainly with percussion revolvers. This was an attempt to produce a follow up to our original Percussion Pistols and Revolvers Book with better editing and production values...