A new feature. Each day I’m going to post the top new double-barrel shotguns and side-by-sides from GunsInternational.com. I hope this makes it easier for folks to find a nice gun. Just looking is always fun, too. JAMES PURDEY & SONS – BEST QUALITY 20 ga Price: $50,000.00 A. H. Fox CE 12 Ga Price: [...]
Monthly Archive for July, 2012
Posted in DOUBLE BARREL SHOTGUNS on Jul 30th, 2012
Here’s part three of the unfolding story of the rarest Boss Over & Under in the world. This Boss is an double rifle, two barrel set, made around 1929. Here are the first and the second posts I put up about it. In the pics here you can see how much the double rifle differs from [...]
Posted in ENJOYING BOTH on Jul 30th, 2012
Congratulations Kim Rhodes. It looks like she’s doing some amazing shooting over there in London. Way to go! Check it out, from the NYTs: “LONDON – Under drizzly, gray British skies, the shooter Kim Rhode made American Olympic history. Rhode, 33, became the first American athlete to win five medals in an individual event in [...]
Mention “German Pointers” to most upland hunters in the US and they’ll thinkof one dog: the German Shorthair Pointer. For a few folks, German Wirehair Pointers may come to mine. The one dog just about no one will think of is the German Longhair Pointer. This is understandable. Unlike it’s shorthair and wirehair cousins, the German [...]
Here’s a good read from Garden & Gun about restoring wild quail populations in South Carolina. It’s good to read that people are doing this. Tall Timbers: In Search of the Wild Flush “David Douglas is an unbeliever, and an unapologetic heretic, at that. A builder, a bird hunter, a man in love with the [...]
Posted in DOUBLE BARREL SHOTGUNS on Jul 27th, 2012
Beretta’s line of 686 over unders are one of the greatest buys in the world of double barrel shotguns. Well made and reliable, they’re tough guns to beat. This one here will be a great bird gun for someone. Jump on it now and that someone could be you.
Perfect for your vintage W. J. Jeffrey Double Rifle. Hurry, auction ends Jul 27, @ 10:39:13 PDT.
Of all the major American shotgun makers, the Lefever Arms Co. turned out the fewest side-by-sides – right around 70,000 or so in all. The vast majority of these were 12 gauges, followed by 10. Lefever turned out far fewer double barrels in 16 & 20 gauge, and finally any of them today, in any [...]
As the season gets closer, here’s a little teaser to get your heart pumping…small boats, big water. Check it out…
Gun It with Benny Spies is a pretty funny hunting show. Check it out: