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L.C. Smith Shotguns – A Look into the History of Double Guns

Exploring the Shotgun Vintage Manufacturer Famous for their American Side Lock L.C. Smith is easily one of the most recognizable names in the world of American double guns. They...

What is the Difference Between a Demi-bloc Barrel and Mono-bloc Barrel?

Exploring the barrel making process for double barreled shotguns The first time I heard the word demi-bloc, I was standing on the production floor of AYA in Spain shooting a film....

#50 | Talking Double Guns with Gregg Elliot of dogsanddoubles.com – Project Upland Podcast

On this episode of the Project Upland Podcast, I’m joined by Gregg Elliot of dogsanddoubles.com. Gregg and I talk about his 2018 upland bird hunting season, good deals in...

Avoiding Double Trouble – A Beginners Guide to Vintage Shotguns

Your introduction to vintage side-by-side shotguns. This article originally appeared in Issue Zero of Project Upland Magazine. What do you love about bird hunting? For me, it’s...

#39 | Side By Side Shotguns, Wingshooting, Gun Fit and more with Doug Stewart – Project Upland Podcast

On this episode of the Project Upland Podcast, I am joined by Doug Stewart, author of the recently released book “The Traditional Side by Side: King of the Upland Bird...

#22 | Art Wheaton – Author of “Grouse Country: Gunning with the Old Pats Society” – Project Upland Podcast

On this week’s episode of the Project Upland Podcast, Art Wheaton, lifelong upland bird hunter and author of the recently-released “Grouse Country: Gunning with the...

#21 | Part 2 Dogs and Doubles – Gregg Elliot – Project Upland Podcast

To listen to part one of our conversation with Gregg Elliot check out Episode #18 of the Project Upland Podcast here. On this week’s episode of the Project Upland Podcast,...

Gun not for Sale – A Shotgun Legacy Story

Why I would never sell my Arrieta side-by-side shotgun. I cannot recollect where I was at the time my father asked me to choose which double barrel shotgun I would like to...

#18 | Gregg Elliot – Dogs and Doubles – Project Upland Podcast

On this week’s episode of the Project Upland Podcast, Gregg Elliot of dogsanddoubles.com joins the show to talk about upland hunting, bird dogs, vintage gun buying, and...

#17 | Del Whitman – D.C. Whitman Custom Gunsmithing – Project Upland Podcast

On this week’s episode of the Project Upland Podcast, we are joined by Del Whitman of D.C. Whitman Custom Gunsmithing. Del Whitman is a custom gunsmith and a skilled...