How to make a vintage airgun box replica

It’s easier to find a vintage air pistol than it is to find the box, and Phil Hooper explains how to make a convincing replica so the gun will look more at home. I’ve already explained the process of restoring

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Buying advice for vintage air pistols

You’ve decided to grab a vintage Webley & Scott air pistol, and Phil Hooper has some advice to make sure yours is decent, not a dud. If my previous article managed to convince you that you can’t call yourself a

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Best vintage air pistols on the market

Would you want to buy a vintage Webley air pistol? Phil Hooper looks at the reasons to get one and considers the various models on offer. If you’re already an airgun collector, then you will doubtless have one, or more

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How to replace an airgun breech seal

Simon Everett shows how easy it is to replace a breech seal, even a vintage leather item, breathing new life into a much-cherished rifle. Replacing the breech seal on a vintage rifle like this Cadet only requires a few basic

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The collecting bug bites

If you’ve got an itch to begin a new airgun collection or expand your existing one, what should you do next? Just scratch it, argues Jonathan Young Your wife says it’s gone too far. Your dog looks at you in

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Gun collecting with Jonathan Young

So you want to be a collector? You’re suddenly overcome by an urge to buy more airguns. There’s nothing wrong with that, argues Jonathan Young as he leads you down the rabbit hole of gun collecting. Waking up on any given

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Holt’s Auctioneers Valuation Days

Ever wondered the value of that old vintage airgun at the back of your safe? Or have you recently bequeathed some ancient-looking shooting-related antique that’s now just collecting dust? If so, bring your items of interest along to a free

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Meteor journey

Part 3: Charles Upton completes his account of the influential BSA Meteor MkI – the 1959 rifle that
developed into a million-selling line for the Birmingham gunmaker

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