Sixguns by Keith: The Standard Reference Work by Elmer Keith (English) Sixguns: Edition by Elmer Keith (English) Paperback Book Free Shipping!. 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. 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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Although Elmer adopted the. At times Keith was described as cranky, obstinate and eccentic, but also outspoken,brilliant, generous and a good friend. Nathan Boyan rated it really liked it Feb 02, These bullets remain popular for both target keitg and hunting.
SIX GUNS : THE STANDARD REFERENCE WORK by Elmer Keith
Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. Picked up an old. He lived a life most of us can only krith of. All of them were afraid of liability problems and the possibility of blowing up an old sixgun.
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Sixguns by Keith, Elmer
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It must provide space for plenty of lubricant. Dennis Gibson rated it really liked it Oct 03, She said it had been purchased by her husband from a classified add in The American Rifleman in from a man named Croft. When it comes to handguns, few can match Elmer Keith’s depth of experience and knowledge. Get to Know Us.
There’s a problem loading this menu right now. In these days of nearly instant communication and rapid- fire spreading of knowledge, it may be hard for us to believe but inKeith had never even seen a. Keith called his new sixgun the 5 SAA as it had been patterned after Croft’s numbers 1 to 4.
8. THE SINGLE ACTION SIXGUNS OF ELMER KEITH
He would go on to a gun writing career lasting nearly sixty years publishing hundreds of articles on sixguns, rifles, and shotguns, as well as ten major books, including Sixgun Cartridges and LoadsSixguns by Keithand his autobiography, Hell, I Was There!
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Keith had earlier determined that the thinner chamber walls of the. Please sixgins to improve this article by introducing more precise citations. The standard work on sixguns by this well-known gun afficionado. I drafted this bullet for the. He was married to Loraine Randall.
He survived not one, but two terrible fires. Sign In Register Help Cart 0.
Detailed photographs and descriptions of old and rare guns and ammunition Advice and information about long range shooting, game shooting, and double action shooting Lessons on trick shooting, quick draws, and hip shooting Chapters on bullets, cartridge selection, and cartridge reloading Guides for revolver repairs as well as general care and cleaning and much more I’m guessing the newer date on the sixguns reflects the visit to Keith, while the older date is the original completion date.
This is a good book for a read and interest sake for its time but the illustrations are poor Sixguns By Keith, Elmer.
Keith was born in Missouri in Charlie Weakland rated it it was amazing Mar 07, All of us that love big bore sixguns and both the great sixguns and cartridges we have today owe a great debt of gratitude to the grand old man of sixgunning. Overall, remains a clean, sturdy, presentable copy in a well-worn, but intact DJ.