TOP 10 REASONS THE .45/70 IS STILL KING

The mighty .45/70 cartridge is even more popular than ever. What sets this cartridge, born in 1873, apart from the rest? 10. Choose your powder. The .45/70 was originally a black powder cartridge, but the invention of smokeless powder brought it new life. Many traditional shooters still use black powder it, though, so the cartridge gets points right […]

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TOO MUCH POWER IN A SMALL PACKAGE? .45/70 DERRINGER

Buffalo dropping .45/70 Government cartridges are just for rifles right? Well American Derringer Company thought a derringer should be made to shoot them. Check out just how much kick a .45/70 derringer actually packs. What is the heaviest recoiling handgun you have ever fired? Was that pistol small enough to fit into your pocket also? […]

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SKINNER SIGHTS EXPRESS PEEP SIGHT TESTED

Skinner Sights are well known for American made quality. Andy at Skinner Sights sent out a set for my thorough testing. I tested out the Skinner Sights “Express Sight” on a Henry Arms Lever Action .45/70 Rifle. I received in an small padded envelope a Skinner “Express” M95EX/336 Peep Style Sight with two hex wrenches […]

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600 GRAIN BULLETS FROM A .45-70 RIFLE? YOU BET

Do you love the iconic .45-70 Government caliber? Ever launch a 600 grain projectile through one? Check out what a 600 grain .45-70 load is all about. Sometimes you just need to launch the heaviest bullet possible. It might be to shoot through barriers, a herd of bison or an attacking garbage truck. A handloaded […]

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HENRY ALL-WEATHER LEVER ACTION SIDE GATE IN REVIEW

Looking for massive game dropping power in an all weather rifle? Henry Repeating Arms certainly has you covered. I got the chance to test out the Henry Arms All-Weather Side Gate Lever Action Rifle and this is how it performed. I stopped by to see my friends at Silverado Arms Ltd. and picked up possibly […]

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TOUR OF THE HENRY REPEATING ARMS FACTORY WITH 22PLINKSTER

Ever wish you could see how your favorite guns are made? Well Henry Repeating Arms opened up their doors for this incredible video. YouTuber 22plinkster tours the Henry Repeating Arms factory and shows us how they are made. Own a Henry rifle, shotgun or mares leg handgun yet? Well after this video you might want […]

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.45-70 CARTRIDGE VS. STUFF: EPIC FUN (VIDEO)

Who here also loves the grand ole .45-70 Government cartridge? This powerhouse makes quite a mess out on the gun range. Witness YouTuber 22Plinkster and a Henry Arms .45-70 Rifle have quite some fun tearing stuff up. While shooting paper targets and hunting game is fun sometimes finding something new to shoot at is the […]

PUTTING BUFFALO CARTRIDGE COMPANY’S .45-70 ‘DEER DROPPER’ CARTRIDGES TO THE TEST

Deer season is right around the corner, so it’s time to stock up! If you want to fill the freezer, you better hit that big buck with a round that’ll drop him in his tracks. I tested the American-made Buffalo Cartridge Company’s .45-70 “Deer Dropper” cartridges out to see how they perform. First off, let’s […]