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Western Cartridge Co. 1931 Rifle, Revolver & Shotgun Handbook

Item #2843: $16.95
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Western Cartridge Co. 1931 Rifle, Revolver & Shotgun Handbook

68 pages, about 6" x 8", glossy soft-cover in full color. New re-print restored and digitally enhanced from a nice original. Printed on high quality 20# 97 bright acid free paper. Fully Illustrated.

Contents - Index:

  • Pages: 68
  • With Roosevelt in Quest of Ovis-Poli,
  • Historical Background of the Modern Rifle and Pistol
  • Leslie Simpson's Experience
  • Types of Arms and their Designations
  • Ballistics or What Happens when you pull the trigger
  • Bullets
  • Lubaloy lead bullets,
  • Lubrication
  • Lubricating Alloy Ammo Jackets
  • Boat-Tail Cartridges
  • Soft Pint
  • Cases
  • Factors That Control Pressure
  • Non-Corrosive Priming
  • Killing Power
  • Classes of Ammunition
  • Setting the Sight and Elevation
  • Care of Rifling and Cleaning
  • Repolishing Stocks
  • Removing Stuck Cleaning Rods and Patches
  • Organization of Gun Clubs
  • Indoor Shooting Galleries
  • Pistols Revolvers and Automatics
  • Interchangeable Ammunition
  • European Automatic Pistols
  • Table of Ballistics
  • Marksman
  • Western Automatic Trap
  • Hand Traps
  • White Flyer Targets
  • Brass Mill Division