These firearm books cover many different aspects of guns. Firearm articles, studies, statistics, identification guides and much more are included in this revealing and informative archive.
A firearm is a device that can be used as a weapon that fires either single or multiple projectiles propelled at high velocity by the gases produced through rapid, confined burning of a propellant. In older firearms, this propellant was typically black powder, but modern firearms use smokeless powder, cordite, or other propellants.
Most modern firearms (with the notable exception of smoothbore shotguns) have rifled barrels to impart spin to the projectile for improved flight stability.
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This detailed resource explains the value of Drop In Auto Sears and Auto Connectors, including legalities surrounding and involving AR 15 laws.
The Barrett 50Cal BMG is a recoil-operated, semi-automatic anti-materiel rifle. This is the complete patent for the Barrett 50Cal BMG, including all drawings, and assembly literature.
Be safe and prepared for any type of outdoor emergency. This comprehensive review highlights the best survival guns and weapons for outdoor enthusiasts and avid outdoorsmen.
If you are looking to purchase a handgun, this excellent guide/review to the classic 1911 handgun is a definite must read. Learn how it differs from it's sister-weapon, the 9MM.
Comparisons between Civilian and Police Use of Firearms, is an insightful manual that presents statistical data and information on gun control and crime rates in the US. Here you will also find details of civilian usage of firearms and how it affects the violent crime rate. An interesting read for anyone who is interested in the hot topic of gun control.
This 27-page manual explains the 7.62-mm Dragunov Sniper Rifle, with a special focus on both technical descriptions and service.
The privileges conferred by this license extend only to curio or relic transactions. The principal advantage of a Collector's License is that a collector can acquire curios or relics in interstate commerce and acquire and dispose of curios or relics at any location. To find our more about a collectors license and regulations make sure you get a copy of this document.
J. Howard Matthews is considered a pioneer of his field and has lectured widely on scientific criminal identification. Learn all there is to know about firearm identification from one of the best in this comprehensive and thorough handbook.
This FNP 45 review highlights the pros and cons of this versatile, yet sturdy weapon. This is an excellent resource for anyone interested in purchasing a handgun.
These full auto conversion plans are unlike any that are on the market today, as most other methods of conversions required milling or drilling the receiver and sear. Included in this guide are step-by-step instructions and detailed diagrams to ensure easy comprehension.
Want to modify your M1 carbine to an M2 but not sure how to go about it? Then you need this article, which covers everything you need to know about this kind of modification. Containing 27 pages of detailed instructions and extensive diagrams and drawings.
Learn the differences of the Glock vs. 1911 handguns. This article is ideal for anyone looking to purchase a handgun, as it highlights the pros and cons of each weapon.
The ultimate reference book for shooters, gunsmiths, ballisticians, historians, hunters and collectors. Written by Julian Hatcher in 1947, and covers virtually every aspect of firearms then current. The value of the work goes beyond a catalogue of all aspects of military firearms – it is a man discussing the great passion of his life. Imagine an enthusiastic teacher, telling you in detail everything he knows.
If you are an avid hunter or outdoorsman, this is a must-read article pertaining to the Marlin 336 review. This is an excellent weapon for hunting big game!
This four-page article highlights the specifications and details of the Wieger STG 940series, the ever elusive, phantom AK weapon produced by East Germany during the Cold War.
Want to find the ultimate handgun reference manual? One that dealt directly with the handgun and its cartridge, put both the mechanical evolution and the historical development of the modern handgun in a comprehensible context, was readable from end to end, presupposed no prior knowledge an the part of the reader, and which, starting from zero level, took him a substantial way up the ladder to general expertise. Then this is the manual you need.
Written for S.W.A.T. Magazine, this rifle comparison highlights the differences - including pros and cons - between the Ruger Mini-14 and the AR-15.
If you desire additional information about the Ruger SR9 pistol - an excellent weapon for law enforcement and personal defense - this brief review will answer a variety of questions.
If you are looking to purchase a handgun and are considering the Springfield XD 9 or the Glock, this article is a must-read. Full of valuable information, including field results and pros and cons, this is an excellent article for gun-collecting enthusiasts.
For left-handed hunters looking for a comfortable weapon, the Stag model 15 (L) is designed specifically for lefties. This comprehensive review explains the pros and cons of this weapon.
Learn the correct way to disassemble, strip and clean a Sten machine gun weapon. Knowing how to properly care for and clean a gun keeps it in good condition and safe for shooting.
Learn the mechanics of the Sten weapon by becoming familiar with its distinct blowback techniques, construction and technical aspects.
If you have ever wanted to learn more about the Chinese Type 67 Suppressed Pistol, this article highlights the manufacture, workmanship and performance of this international weapon.
This article summarizes the most appropriate choice of firearm for survival based on the various types of firearms and their advantages and disadvantages for use in a survival situation. Learn everything there is to know about survival and the type of weapon most conducive to protecting yourself, your family and your home.
The Corbin Handbook is the number one must have bullet swaging handbook around. It has been re–written eight times and today, it is 230 pages long, indexed and illustrated, with 21 chapters, covering the purpose and operation of nearly every Corbin product.
This collection contains all 5 Volumes of "The Machine Gun" books. Its seventeen parts describe the history, evolution, and development of manual, automatic, and airborne repeating weapons.