Hereâ€™s a bakerâ€™s dozen of great gift ideas chosen by the editors of Shooting Times. Weâ€™ve included optics, guns and accessories ranging in price from $29.99 to $1,539. These picks represent our favorite new guns and gear for 2013. We think this holiday gift guide will please even the most discriminating shooter.
Equipped with a round-butt frame, a .3.5- to 4-pound trigger and performance center action job, this 1911 is great concealed carry and competition alike. Its 30-lines per inch checkering, ambidextrous safety and slide porting make for a functional sidearm with all the custom-shop finishes folks have come to expect in a quality 1911. Throw in Smith & Wessonâ€™s lifetime service policy and American-made quality, and this gun has the makings of the perfect gift this holiday season.