In Honor of Samuel Colt's 206th Birthday

This Sunday is Samuel Colt’s 206th birthday. It’s hard to imagine a single man could ever revolutionize firearms again to the same degree Colt did. In honor of the great American gunsmith our own Molly Carter wrote a little bio about him – Sam Colt: The Forgotten History of America’s Legendary Firearms Inventor and Manufacturer.

Or if you’re on the go, please check out our podcast about Sam Colt!


Colt has gone downhill drastically in 200 years.