In March the site known to many as the “Disneyland of the Revolutionary War” opened a flintlock range where visitors can fire a .75 caliber musket after a bit of training.
Go ahead and place your bets on if a cartridge case filled with black powder and set off with a cannon fuse will ignite and explode in liquid nitrogen.
The Winchester 1895 was a John Moses Browning designed lever action rifle, considered by some to be his best, that pops up in the strangest of places.
With many states on the cusp of primitive weapon season, and new shooters getting into smoke poles, IV8888 shows why you want to keep your black powder straight.
In a “don’t try this at home” exercise in busting clays, Brit shot-gunner Philip Thorrold stands still while three throwers aim at his goody bits and he tries to beat them to the punch.
Black powder seasons are short which begs the question, why spend a fortune on a muzzleloader for a short period of time? Simple. Don’t spend a fortune.
The CVA Squirrel Rifle is a .32 caliber muzzle-loading rifle, loosely based on Kentucky rifle designs of the early nineteenth century and is remarkably accurate.
The Minie ball is one of those funny little technologies that completely changed warfare and in its own way altered the course of history.
We found a rifle that fires a 500-grain bullet capable of one-mile shots, and uses polygonal rifling, yet only weighs 9-pounds. Where do you sign up, right? Well, go back to 1860 and ask for Mr. Whitworth.
Glocks, as well as other modern hi-tech pistols are famous for functioning under extreme conditions. We thought we’d test one with the dirtiest powder one can imagine and see if it would fire a full magazine without hanging up.