Archive for revolvers

Smith & Wesson Performance Center Model 629

While the new Performance Center Model 629 is decked out with modern updates and upgrades developed over the decades—including a stainless steel frame, cylinder and barrel implied by the “6” prefix—it is Model 29 to the core.

September 05, 2014

Reacquainting With An Old Friend

It's good to reconnect with old friends, especially when they're Smith & Wesson Model 27's.

July 24, 2014

Video: The .454 Casull Challenge

American Hunter Field Editor Bryce Towsley claimed he could put five rounds of .454 Casull through a single-action revolver in under three seconds. The American Hunter staff challenged him to prove it—and couldn't resist getting in on the fun, too.

July 15, 2014

Lipsey's Announces Exclusive Ruger Single Seven in .327 Federal Mag.

Lipsey's has announced that it will be released a new, exclusive, Ruger Single Seven 327 Federal Magnum.

July 01, 2014

Single-Action Vs. Double-Action Revolvers

What are the differences between a single-action and a double-action revolver?

April 10, 2014

Handguns For Deer

Are handguns in .357 Mag. powerful enough for deer?

March 25, 2014

Hunting Handgun

Here are some tips for choosing a revolver for hunting.

March 20, 2014

Semi-Autos Produce Lower Velocities Than Revolvers

Because semis use gases to cycle the action, some velocity is lost.

March 01, 2013

Arizona Lawmaker Seeks State Firearm

An Arizona Senator is pushing for the Colt revolver to be named the Arizona state firearm.

February 24, 2011