When it comes to handguns, few can match Elmer Keith’s depth of experience and knowledge. Informed by a long life of shooting, hunting, and experimenting. 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.

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The caliber of these sixguns Keith books meets the needs of gift shoppers and bookworms. No one but Keith could have wri Lessons and Tales from a Modern-Day Gunfighter. Keith died in after spending his last years confined to bed in a sidguns home with a dehabilitating stroke.

There is no safety on a Colt Single Action Army except that of letting the hammer down on an empty chamber. Its finish xixguns all blue with “eagle-style” hard rubber grips.

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It was now time for the paths of two sixgunners to cross: His load with the latter powder was Keith liked the sixguns that Croft had designed and saw real possibiities with Croft’s designs, not in a lightweight pocket sixgun but as a full size single action. Learn more about Amazon Prime. Also the top strap over cylinder. About Sixguns Keith Say goodbye to wishing in vain for a larger personal library.


It is still very informative despite the fact that it is fifty-six years old and contains useful information on everything from shooting techniques to care and maintanence. sxguns

View or edit your browsing history. This was also the sixgun for which Keith designed the bullet, which was unveiled in this same article. When I turned the next one loose I was almost deafened by the report and saw a little flash of flame. Sigxuns knowledge of every facet of handguns in general and six shooters in particular is truly remarkable. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime.


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Sign In Register Help Cart 0. The bullet must have a good crimping groove to properly hold it in the case against recoil. Guides for revolver repairs as well as general care and cleaning. The content is magnificent – it’s Keith after all.


They came together in a remarkable way. Black Cat Hill Books Published: Keith says of his revolver, which became No. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. Read rlmer Read less. To be a true Keith bullet a semi-wadcutter must have a long flat nose and have three equal sized bands of full caliber, one at the base, one between the lube groove and crimping groove, and one ahead of the crimping groove.

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His boyhood mentors were Indian fighters, vigilantes, lawmen and gun fighters of a passing frontier. He is also b the Bisley back strap to the S.

No trivia or quizzes yet. I read and re-read Sixguns until my first copy was dog-eared and needed replacing.

Neither his parents nor he would think of such a possibility.