Author: Sam.S

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POTD: Before The Circuit Judge

POTD: Before The Circuit Judge

Welcome to today’s Photo of the Day! Here we have an interesting piece of early Colt history. This is a Colt Model 1855 Revolving 10 Gauge Shotgun [...]
POTD: Something Old Improved – The Colt/Ehlers Pocket Baby Paterson

POTD: Something Old Improved – The Colt/Ehlers Pocket Baby Paterson

Welcome to today’s Photo of the Day! Here we have one of the first Colt revolvers ever! We have covered the Colt Paterson in a very early Photo of [...]
Pritchard-Greener Revolver Bayonet with Sheath

Pritchard-Greener Revolver Bayonet with Sheath

Welcome to today’s Photo of the Day! World War One was the start of innovation on an expedited and colossal scale. As we have seen, however, this [...]
POTD: How Could I Forget!

POTD: How Could I Forget!

Welcome to today’s Photo of the Day! Here we have another Colt 1877 DA revolver. I say “another” because I have previously covered the 38-caliber [...]
POTD: An Instant Classic – The Colt Single Action Army

POTD: An Instant Classic – The Colt Single Action Army

Welcome to today’s Photo of the Day! Here we have an absolute revolver icon. Everyone and their mother has heard of or seen the Colt Single Action [...]
POTD: The Start of Something Great

POTD: The Start of Something Great

Welcome to today’s Photo of the Day! 300, 000 of these classy six-shooters were produced. All thanks to Hy hunter for proposing the importation an [...]
POTD: Better Than a Trowel

POTD: Better Than a Trowel

Welcome to today’s Photo of the Day! Here we have another multipurpose United States bayonet. Previously we had briefly covered the infamous Trowe [...]
Curious Relics #049: West German

Curious Relics #049: West German

Welcome, if you are a newcomer to this fun bi-weekly segment of AllOutdoor.com! The last time around was a whole host of articles covering the Ger [...]
POTD: The Unknown SAA Alloy 22

POTD: The Unknown SAA Alloy 22

Welcome to today’s Photo of the Day! Here we have a single-action revolver that is similar to many of its time and also a more relevant example of [...]
Rare Winchester Wingo “Ice Palace” Single Shot Shotguns

Rare Winchester Wingo “Ice Palace” Single Shot Shotguns

Welcome to today’s Photo of the Day! Here we have one of those things that makes me really enjoy doing Photo of the Day. I never knew that this wa [...]
POTD: Gas and Thump – Federal Laboratories Tear Gas Baton

POTD: Gas and Thump – Federal Laboratories Tear Gas Baton

Welcome to today’s Photo of the Day! Here we have both a club and tear gas grenade in one item. The two clubs as seen in the box above and below a [...]
POTD: The First Swing Out Cylinder

POTD: The First Swing Out Cylinder

Welcome to today’s Photo of the Day! Here we have one of the first revolvers to utilize the swing-out cylinder that we all take for granted today. [...]
POTD: Poking Holes in Clouds Since 1877

POTD: Poking Holes in Clouds Since 1877

Welcome to today’s Photo of the Day! Here we have one of the rarest Colt double-action revolvers. This is a Colt 1877, but the thing that makes it [...]
POTD: Avoiding Colt’s Patents – The Whitney Arms Ring Trigger Revolver

POTD: Avoiding Colt’s Patents – The Whitney Arms Ring Trigger Revolver

Welcome to today’s Photo of the Day! Here we have a clever patent circumvention. Patents in the firearm industry in the mid-1800s really shook thi [...]
POTD: The Cheap Webley-Fosbury – Union Fire Arms Co Auto Revolver

POTD: The Cheap Webley-Fosbury – Union Fire Arms Co Auto Revolver

Welcome to today’s Photo of the Day! Here we have the Union Fire Arms Company Auto Revolver. These interesting lesser-known firearms operate off o [...]
POTD: The Not so Special Police Positive?

POTD: The Not so Special Police Positive?

Welcome to today’s Photo of the Day! Yesterday we touched on the Colt New Police and how it was Colt’s newest and coolest introduction to police i [...]
POTD: Where Colt Police Revolvers Got Started

POTD: Where Colt Police Revolvers Got Started

Welcome to today’s Photo of the Day! Here we have an arguable milestone in the life of the Colt Police series of revolvers. This is the Colt New P [...]
POTD: Copied Smith and Wesson?

POTD: Copied Smith and Wesson?

Welcome to today’s Photo of the Day! Here we have one of my favorites of the variations of the Colt Police Positive Special. This is the Fourth Is [...]
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