VINTAGE POWDER WEDGE SPLITS LOGS OLD SCHOOL STYLE

VINTAGE POWDER WEDGE SPLITS LOGS OLD SCHOOL STYLE

Tired of splitting logs with an ax, wedge or maul? Well so were the farmers and homesteaders of times past. Check out the powder wedge that used black powder to split logs in the most epic manner. Back in the early 20th century an invention made log splitting much easier. It was the powder wedge. […]

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WW2 TRAINING VIDEO: THE BRITISH ARMY WAY

WW2 TRAINING VIDEO: THE BRITISH ARMY WAY

Old military training videos are a lesson in history. They are also incredibly fun and informative to watch. Learn in this vintage footage how British troops were taught to “Shoot to kill“. Vintage training videos give us a trip back in time to World War Two. These were tough times when our grandparents and great […]

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EVER HEAR OF THE ALOFS CONVERSION? CHECK THIS OUT

EVER HEAR OF THE ALOFS CONVERSION? CHECK THIS OUT

When is a single shot shotgun so much more? Well back in the day when the Alofs Reloading Magazine was attached. Witness Facebook page C&Rsenal test out what the Alofs conversion is all about. Back in 1923 Herman Alofs of Holland, Michigan invented a conversion that would turn an ordinary single shot shotgun into a […]

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PUNT GUN FUN: WATERFOWLING PIECE OF HISTORY ROARS AGAIN

PUNT GUN FUN: WATERFOWLING PIECE OF HISTORY ROARS AGAIN

Ever hear of a punt gun before? These giant lead shot throwers were a mainstay of market hunting ages ago. Witness one very old punt gun make some smoke and live once again. Burwell Museum¬†on Youtube shared an interesting video of an very old relic being fired for a crowd. It is a legendary punt […]

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TIME WARP: 18 VINTAGE GUN ADS THAT WILL TAKE YOU BACK

TIME WARP: 18 VINTAGE GUN ADS THAT WILL TAKE YOU BACK

Gun advertisements sure have changed over the years. Those great ads take us back to another time in history. Step back in time and enjoy these vintage gun ads from years gone by. This kid is having a great Christmas morning. Remember your first gun? Accuracy is still the name of the game. Did this […]

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CLOSE LOOK OF THE WINCHESTER 1911 “WIDOWMAKER”

CLOSE LOOK OF THE WINCHESTER 1911 “WIDOWMAKER”

Ever hear of the shotgun nicknamed “Widowmaker”? Well the Winchester Model 1911 was a disaster in firearms deisgn. Check out the story on the Winchester 1911 SL Widowmaker Shotgun and see how wrong it really is. When Winchester wanted to avoid patent infringements they cut corners. The Winchester Model 1911 SL Shotgun was born. What […]

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VINTAGE SHOTGUN SHELLS: TO SHOOT OR NOT TO SHOOT?

VINTAGE SHOTGUN SHELLS: TO SHOOT OR NOT TO SHOOT?

Collecting vintage shotgun shells from yesteryear is a great hobby, and an investment too. In the world of modern¬†hunting, times and equipment change quickly. Those old shotshells we come across should be saved or shot? Better save them because they might be worth more than you can imagine to collectors. Hunting ammunition has gone through […]

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LOOK BACK: DEER CAMP IN 1971 (VIDEO)

LOOK BACK: DEER CAMP IN 1971 (VIDEO)

Memories are made at deer camp. From your first deer to hunting with your mentors it’s all there. Take a step back to this deer camp back in 1971. YouTuber Berts8mm shared a video of the classic deer camp of yesteryear. The year was 1971 and it was all hands on deck for the deer […]

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CENTURY OLD AMMO TESTED

CENTURY OLD AMMO TESTED

Just how long does ammo last anyway? Well this shooter has 96 year old ammunition he is testing. Witness how this almost century old pistol ammo does out on the range. As a vintage ammunition collector this scene is a bit painful. It does however show just how long cartridges can still be viable. Back […]

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BUCK FEVER IN 1949: CLASSIC FOOTAGE LOOK INTO THE PAST

BUCK FEVER IN 1949: CLASSIC FOOTAGE LOOK INTO THE PAST

What was deer hunting like in the good ole days? Well back in 1949 it was like this. Witness what buck fever was all about way back when in this great vintage video. The year was 1949. Deer hunting was the name of the game. So much excitement was mounting. So much cool well built […]

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