Colt is manufacturing functioning replica of the 1877 Bulldog Gatling Gun.
The gun fires the .45-70 cartridges at a rate up to 800 rounds per minutes (based on how fast you can spin the crank). The gun weighs around 250 lbs.
Colt brought it out to the media shoot day at SHOT 2012
The guys over at the Armory Blog got the chance to fire this gun a few times.
Pretty cool to see a gun like this in todays market.
US PALM’s is releasing 2 new quad stack AK-47 (7.62×39) magazines.
45 Round (Standard 30 round double stack height) $100
30 Round (Short) $80
Made in The USA
US Palm should have them available in the second quarter of 2012 (March)
I (Atticus- Main GEARS writer) was unfortunately unable to make to SHOT show as planned due to a number of projects with my other job that had deadlines changed to the week of SHOT.
We will still be bringing you the latest info we can from SHOT over the next few weeks.
Check back everyday for more on SHOT show.
Doug Campbell of Colt Defense demonstrates how easy it is to convert the LE901 from a .308 to 5.56 (.223) in a matter of seconds.
[UPDATE: The Colt SP901 has been renamed LE901]