New book on James Bond’s guns

October 7th, 2015 by

A book on the guns of James Bond has just been published in English for the first time. A couple of years go I was sent a book on James Bond’s guns by Italian firearms expert Paolo Tagini. The problem with it for me – and most of my readers – is that it is […]

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James Bond does battle with Italian red tape [Telegraph]

December 20th, 2014 by

The Telegraph reports on how a law in Italy requiring that the firearms being used on set in films are officially tested prior to filming (I almost wrote shooting!). The Italian film industry lobbied for the law to be withdrawn as it claimed the tests would be expensive and cause delays, saying that nobody has […]

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1966 Walther PPK Unboxing [Video]

November 12th, 2014 by

A Walther PPK 9mm bought in 1966 is unboxed.  

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