Make: Beretta Model: A400 Xcel Sporting Caliber: 12 gauge
Your competitors will tremble in fear after catching a glimpse of the tell-tale blue receiver as you step to the line with the new A400 Xcel Sporting from Beretta. This technologic...(more)
Posted by Jason Brumett
Though many percussion revolvers were on the market before, during, and after the Civil War, no firearm offered such a challenge to the dominant Colt revolvers as did the 1858 Remington. Produced in both .36 caliber (Navy) and in the more popular .44 caliber, the 1858 Revolver was considered by many to be every bit the gun a Colt was, and then some. It is said that soldiers of the Civil War not only preferred it by far as their choice of sidearm, but would actually trade a handful of Colts for one Remington New Army. In fact, after the war, the Remington out-sold the Colt as a surplus weapon to veterans who had experienced first hand how the two guns stood up side by side to the rigors of combat use. The strength of the Remington had always been the first issue in its favor. As elegant as the Colt revolvers were, they lacked the strength of the solid frame Remington. Perhaps not as easily dismantled for cleaning, the Remington 1858 was full framed and capable of bearing under greater abuse than the open-top design of the Colt.
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Make: Beretta Model: Sako 85 Limited Anniversary Series Caliber: .375, .416 Rigby, .450 Rigby, .500 Jeffrey
Sako’s Limited Anniversary Series Rifle is based on the Sako 85 L and new for 2011 XL actions. These actions offer traditional Sako 85 features such as: mechanical ejection, cont...(more)