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Bucks County Flintlock Rifle Build Article

I grew up watching Fess Parker play Davey Crockett and Daniel Boone on television. Those programs started my life long interest in frontier history, they also made me want... Read more

Custom Bucks County Flintlock Rifle

            I’ll gladly shoot anything that goes “Bang!” I own my share of modern firearms, and I enjoy shooting them, but, when I was 17 years old, I shot... Read more

Spencer Rifle

The Spencer rifle was the most successful repeating arm of the Civil War. The Union army bought over 200,000 Spencers in both rifle and carbine configurations. But, ironically the... Read more

Duelist Merchandise is now available!

Duelist merchandise is now available in our Teespring store at https://teespring.com/stores/duelists-den All shirts and mugs are available in either a black or a white background, in a variety of... Read more

Mike Beliveau Duelist
Welcome to Mike Beliveau’s World

Mike Beliveau is an internationally recognized expert in Muzzleloading and Black Powder Shooting. He has had a writing career spanning over three decades.About 10 years ago, he started hosting... Read more

Cap & Ball Revolvers for Self-Defense

One of the most common questions I get, is which cap and ball revolver should I carry for self-defense? And, for many years, my answer was “None of them.”... Read more

Lever Action Rifles for Self-Defense

These days, modern sporting rifles, like the AR15, are everybody’s darlings, and why not? They are light, ergonomic, fast shooting, and they generally fire a round that Uncle Sam... Read more