Tag: Revolver

Concealed Carry Corner: Validity Of A Backup Gun

Concealed Carry Corner: Validity Of A Backup Gun

There’s a ton of pros and cons when it comes to carrying a backup gun. Carrying a backup gun isn’t all that rare in the gun world and dates back to cap and ball era times. Throughout the years, there have been countless debates about how necessary it is to carry a...

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Wheelgun Wednesday: Czech Revolver – The ZKR-551

Wheelgun Wednesday: Czech Revolver – The ZKR-551

The ZKR-551: Czech six In the mid 20th century, one of the disciplines under the aegis of UIT (Union International de Tir, ISSF’s predecessor) was the Centre Fire Pistol Match.  Competitors would first need to fire 30 rounds at 25 meters for a “precision”...

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Wheelgun Wednesday: Early Gas-Seal Revolvers

Wheelgun Wednesday: Early Gas-Seal Revolvers

Not So Fast, Nagant When we think of a revolver candidate for a suppressor, invariably our mind drifts to the M1895 Nagant.  A good revolver, to be true.  Gas-sealed revolvers, however, were around far earlier, with the UK having a rich history of...

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