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Bill Hickok’s Carry Gun

Much like today, the 19th century saw rapid development in defensive pistols. Learn how evolving technology influenced the legendary Wild Bill Hickok’s gun choices.

5 Interesting Facts About Smith & Wesson

Even though the story of Smith & Wesson is world-famous, here we've outlined a few facts about the gun-maker that you may not have known before. Impress your friends with your new-found knowledge!

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Colt

Since the 19th century, Colt has been at the forefront of the firearms industry―designing and building some of the most renowned guns of all time

The History of Colt

“Abe Lincoln may have freed all men, but Sam Colt made them equal.”

The 1907 Army Pistol Trials

The selection of the Model 1911 was by no means a foregone conclusion when the U.S. Army tested new service pistols in 1907.

National Rifle Association Announces 2016 Bianchi Cup Sponsors

Founded in 1979 by former police officer and holster maker John Bianchi, the 192-shot NRA Bianchi Cup presented by MidwayUSA attracts the world's best pistol shooters.

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