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The First Metallic Cartridges
All Tacked Up
The Meticulous Rebirth of Old West Guns
The greatest Old West firearms are kept alive by a new breed of gunmakers.
Who Was the Fastest Gun in Hollywood?
Best of the West 2018 Firearms
Through the years, True West has been at the forefront of covering the “hardware” of the American frontier.
10 Treasured Firearms
If you could keep just 10 of your guns, which ones would make the cut? Here are my selections.
Armchair Gun Show
Enjoy viewing and learning about Old West firearms by relaxing in your favorite chair and simply turning the pages of these latest volumes.
While on a Cattle Drive, Did Cowboys Wear Their Handguns or Store Them?
Colt’s Paterson—the Foaling of a Legend
One hundred-eighty years ago, Samuel Colt’s revolutionary handgun broke trail for all revolvers to come.
Firearms of 2012
Upcoming Hardin biopic pays attention to Hardin’s “real guns” presented in True West.
Was the large-loop lever rifle featured in John Wayne Westerns ever used in real life?