SIX GUNS has 58 ratings and 3 reviews. Checkman said: A terrific book. It is still very informative (despite the fact that it is fifty-six years old) and. Sixguns by Keith: The Standard Reference Work by Elmer Keith (English) Sixguns: Edition by Elmer Keith (English) Paperback Book Free Shipping!. He was Elmer Keith and there will never be another like him when it comes to one man’s influence on firearms in general; and single action sixguns, the

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An admirer of the old British double riflesKeith had numerous examples in his collection.


Languages Deutsch Italiano Malagasy Edit links. See all reviews. Elmer Keith was an Idaho rancher, firearms xixguns, big game hunter and firearms writer. Elmer Keith was a rancher and firearms author who helped to develop the.


Sedgley did all the radical framework and Houchins the sights, stocks, keeith action work. At the same time all of this was accomplished, the frames were also flat-topped and fitted with adjustable sights making these dual-purpose sixguns. This is a comprehensive, in-depth study of Sixgun revolvers, primarily used in the wild west during from the mid s to the early s. Sixguns By Keith, Elmer.

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Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. Binding is tight and pages unmarked. There are two things, besides the wonderful custom work, very interesting about these revolvers.

Mom and Dad filled him with Old Granddad to dull the pain, broke his useless fire-grafted hands away from his arms, spread his fingers, and using tallow filled gloves nailed to a board with his hands in a normal position, proved the doctor wrong.

Keith’s first major contribution, the. Profusely illustrated with photographs, and drawings. If one is lucky enough to run across other books he wrote since some appear to be in scarce supply or highly priced at the moment, then cherish what you have.

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It is interesting to note that in one chapter of the book Keith expresses his hope that some day the. Also shop in Also shop in. Previous owner’s name to front paste-down endpapers and notations to rear paste-down endpaper. That revolver turned out to be M2.


May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. The caliber of these sixguns Keith books meets the needs of gift shoppers and bookworms. Model Model His loads with the Keith bullet were used all over the world by the forerunners of today’s handgun hunters.


I stopped then knowing that something was wrong. Jinks as “the father of big bore handgunning.

Being a cowboy, it was only natural the Colt Single Action in. The bore diameter of the Colt’s.

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It elmrr time for Keith to look for a cartridge that would give him the power he wanted in a sixgun with a greater safety factor. He survived not one, but two terrible fires. His grip will extend about one-eighth sizguns higher at base of hammer, due to the difference in the frames of the Bisley and S. Especially those who like older handguns.

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