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The Embellished Colts

Over the years Colt has released several very limited edition pistols that are highly engraved and inlayed with 24kt gold and other metals. At J&G we have sought to obtain many of these amazing guns, which can be very difficult … Continue reading

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A bit about BRNO 22 Rifles…

Introduction. The city of Brno in the Czech Republic has been a home to firearms manufacturing for a long time, including handguns, Mauser pattern rifles, rimfire rifles, and machine guns. For many years Zdenek Jakubec, who went by Denny AKA … Continue reading

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The famous CZ VZ-82 Pistol

In the early 1980’s the older Czech VZ-52 and Tokarev TTC pistols were set to be replaced with a 9×18 caliber pistol. The standard Makarov in use by other communist countries was not acceptable to the Czechs, so they developed … Continue reading

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The Star BM doesn’t have to be blue…

The nice solid steel construction of the Star BM makes a great platform for your imagination – in this case we imagined Burnt Bronze with black accents on the fire controls, black barrel and bushing, and contrasting bronze screws on … Continue reading

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New California Ammo Delivery Restrictions

California residents please note: Prop 63 passed by the vote of the people of California and implements many new elements of gun control, including the elimination of direct mail order deliveries of ammunition to individual California gun owners. Beginning in … Continue reading

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Star BM – the Spanish “1911”

The Star BM is the latest surplus pistol that we have brought in, a very handy and fun 9mm compact sidearm, with some cool features and interesting history. Check them out HERE The Spanish Police started carrying the Star BM … Continue reading

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6.5×55 Swede ammo with wooden bullets?

This is original Swedish military issue M14 6.5×55 Mauser ammo, with a wooden bullet. Here at J&G we have some of this interesting ammo in stock and we get asked, “What would I do with wooden bullet ammo?” Good question. … Continue reading

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