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  1. Joining the forum

    Introduction Forum
    Greetings fellow gun owners. This is my introduction to the forum, so let me introduce myself. I am a recently retired military veteran, with just over 34 years of service. I joined the forum to learn more about some of the unique old firearms I inherited from my father.
  2. Marking Identification (Help!) - Czech Mauser (VZ24)

    General Military Arms & History Forum
    I always take on the daunting task of trying to ID my military rifle's many markings. Just got this Czech VZ24. I believe it was ordered by Romania originally. Any help on additional markings would be greatly appreciated, I would love to get some history on this one! 1. "E" - pistol grip 2...
  3. Help! I picked up a Remington Rolling Block 1871 Rifle and want more inf about it

    The Ask the Pros & What's It Worth? Forum
    The stock is rough and butt stock damaged but still tring to find out infoi as to exactly what it is, what caliber, approx value (hoping I got a good deal) Thetag reads something like Remington Illion, NY USA, Pat May Nov 1th 1864,, April 17th 1868, Aug 27th 1867 Nov 7th 1871 See photos
  4. Can Anyone Say For Sure What Pistol This Holster Is For?

    The Ask the Pros & What's It Worth? Forum
    Greetings, I have this antique pistol shoulder holster and despite searching through myriad photos of old military style pistol holsters online, I can't identify what pistol this one is for or even its country of origin. There are no identifying markings anywhere on it except for the following...
  5. Sharps info needed please.

    The Ask the Pros & What's It Worth? Forum
    I'v been trying to find some information recently regarding Sharps rifles. I've come across an old Sharps rifle and have been trying to track down the history of it if possible. I've done some research based off of the information I've been able to pull off the gun and from the internet. Like I...
  6. S&W rebate for Nation's Finest

    General Firearms Discussion
    I did a search on this website and couldn't find any info on this rebate, so I thought I would share it here. This is different from the rebate that ends this month for the Shield and other pistols that applies for anyone. This one is for the military and runs all this year on certain M&P...
  7. Vintage Rifle I.D.

    The Ask the Pros & What's It Worth? Forum
    Hi guys, first time poster here. I'm wanting to identify these rifles which were found in the bottom of my Grandmothers cupboard recently. I believe they've been in the family for 100 yrs (or more). I'm in Australia and I'm aware this is predominately a US forum so the stock markings maybe...
  8. Steyr .22 Trainer Identification Needed

    The Ask the Pros & What's It Worth? Forum
    Got this Steyr at an estate sale. Appears to be an older Steyr .22 sporterized trainer. Magazine fed, has dovetail on barrel, and Steyr markings, shoots flawlessly. Have not found one like it yet and any help to ID and possible value would be appreciated..BZ
  9. FFL question

    General Discussion
    So I'm interested in getting my FFL soon. I'm in the military and my wife and I want to move on base. I'm curious if anyone has had experience with owning an FFL on a military installtion. People tell me not to do it but I really want my FFL. I can't find anything saying I can't do this on base...
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