The Gun Digest Book of the Revolver

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Gun Digest Books, Nov 10, 2011 - Sports & Recreation - 240 pages
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Get to Know Your Revolver—Inside and Out!

Gun Digest Book of the Revolver covers all aspects of living with the double-action revolver: shooting, handling, carrying, maintaining and accessorizing—everything you need to know to operate the quintessential American handgun.

Topics in this comprehensive volume include: Self-Defense—Revolvers are still a good choice! Sighting options—including tips for aging eyes Getting the right hand fit Grips that work—and those that don't Spare ammo carrying options Maintenance and cleaning how-to's The right holster for the job Wheel-gun ammo choices for work, play and self-defense And much, much more!! Whether you use your revolver for sport, hunting, competition or self-defense, you'll learn something from this book!

 

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Contents

Why the Revolver?
10
The Perfect Fit
16
Calibers and Ammunition
43
Sights and Sighting
60
Mastering the Double Action Trigger
75
Putting it all Together Shooting Accurately in Double Action
92
Reloading the Revolver
99
Emergency Malfunction Clearing
129
OneHand Reloading
140
Maintenance
150
Customization and Modification
173
Carrying the Revolver
200
Special Issues of the Snubnose
218
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Grant Cunningham is a world-renowned revolver gunsmith and certified Combat Focus Shooting instructor, with experience teaching general handgun self-defense and revolver-specific courses. His articles and photographs have been published in Concealed Carry Magazine, on the Personal Defense Network website, and on his own popular website, GrantCunningham.com.

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