The links shown here haven't paid to be here. They're here because they've shown themselved to be useful in their fields. Ones with askerisks (*) are ones I've dealt with and had good results. If I've had bad results, they're not listed, but not being listed may mean I've just never heard of your store or service or don't have a web address.
December 22, 2011—I started this page over 10 years ago. I just went through and removed some broken and dead links and added some of my friends, but I really haven't had the time to do a thorough update. If I've missed you, and you know who you are, let me know.
Briley's -- choke tubes, portable cleaning brushes for shotguns,
Brownells* -- all kinds of stuff, has a cowboy action catalog
Eagle Grips* -- gunfighter grips -- Raj is a great guy, and they stand behind their products
Midway* -- all kinds of stuff, has a cowboy action catalog
Eye Safety -- safety glasses, side shields, accessories
Lab Safety -- safety glasses, side shields, accessories, hearing protection
Civil War and Military
UShistory.com -- 19th century period clothing and military uniforms
Blockade Runner -- Civil War uniforms
C & D Jarnagin Co. -- Civil War uniforms
C & C Sutlery* -- Civil War uniforms
HatsRCool--Authentic Civil War kepis
Coon Creek Old West* -- Civil War uniforms, SASS Clothing. I buy my uniforms from them including the EOT and SASS Convention winning Robert E. Lee uniform and the EOT and Winter Range winning 1879 10th Cavalry Captain's uniform.
Fall Creek Sutlers -- Uniforms, boots, guns, R & D Conversion cylinders
Fugawee Corporation* -- (Would I make up a name like this?) -- Civil War boots, brogans
Major US Wars and US Involvement - This is a resource guide for students. How did it get here? A nice lady techer, Karen Galvin, asked me to put it here. Her letter explaining why is on the December 15, 2010 Journal of a Gypsy Cowboy.
Mercury Supply Company Sutler -- Civil War uniforms
Quartermaster Shop -- Civil War Uniforms
Spanish American War -- Spanish American War information
Sutlers Store -- Civil War Uniforms (British store, also has British uniforms of Victorian era -- Want a Zulu War British Uniform? This is the place.
Weingarten Gallery -- Newly made, high quality military insignia that are period correct for the uniforms of our sport. Sterling Silver, etc. If you're working on a 1880s USMC uniform and need the correct eagle, globe, and anchor insignia, or a 1898 USV uniform and need all of the insignia, or 1916 (Wild Bunch era) Captain's bars, they have them. All sorts of military wings, but most cowboys didn't fly, of course. I give Joe Weingarten extra credit because he also designed the military mail system that got mail to soldiers in Vietnam after 1968.
D Bar J Hat Co.*—Custom hat makers, Frequent vendor at SASS events. I have 5 of their hats.
Champion Attitude Boot Co.--custom made Civil War and old west boots
Cowboy Outfitters -- Rand hats, other hats, clothing, boots http://cowboyoutfitters.com/index.html
Texas Jack's Frontier Outfitters* -- Clothing, retail outlet of Cimarron Firearms -- this is one of the major SASS sponsoring stores. They're at every major match and donate a lot of guns and gear to matches
The Gentleman's Page* -- not a store, a reference for Victorian era men's clothing, invaluable
River Junction Trade Co.* -- clothing, including some authentic shirts you can't get anywhere else
Wild West Mercantile* -- Probably the largest outfitter in SASS, run by long time SASS members. They sponsor several major events
Hamilton Dry Goods*—Home of "Old '73 Jeans" and other replica clothibng.
Old Frontier Clothing Co. -- clothing
Hanson's Leather -- clothing, gear, leather
Costume History Class -- reference material
Cowtown Katie's Emporium* -- clothing, gear, frequent SASS vendor
Clearwater Hats -- authentic, historically correct hats
Colorado Mountain Hat Co. -- custom made hats, frequent SASS vendor
Rand Custom Hats* -- fine quality hand made hats
Jackson Hole Hat Co.
Dirty Billy's Hats —Civil War hats
Golden West Western Wear/Knudsen Hats* -- SASS Clothing as well as historically accurate and movie hats, the only place you can get a genuine Stetson Boss of the Plains
Civil War Lady* Lady's costumes from the Civil War through the 1880s.
Aspen Filly's Merchandise*—Custom clothing and really good custom engraving.
Clubs, CAS oriented Home Pages
Brimstone Pistoleros -- All Blackpowder CAS Club
Piney Woods Place -- Cowboy Action Shooting -- Looking for an alias? If it's listed here, it's already taken. If yours isn't here, add it. SASS doesn't publish a complete list of active aliases. This one isn't complete, but it's the best available.
Badlands Bar 3—Home of the Dooley Gang and Comin' At 'Cha, the Soutwestern Regional
Winter Range -- U S National Championship, Phoenix, AZ
Cowboy Guns and Gunsmiths
Cowboy Shooters Supply*--The Brisco Kid and Kiamichi Queen=shooting and loading supplies, Codymatics and other guns, Rugged Gear gun carts, etc. Frequent vendor at SASS events.
Bond Arms, Corp. -- Derringers
Buffalo Brothers Cowboy Store -- also badges, grips, other stuff
Cimarron Firearms* -- Replica firearms
Taylor's & Co.*—Frequent vendor at SASS events. Importer of Uberti and other replica firearms, 1911s for Wild Bunch, "The Smokewagon," and other race ready guns
Competitive Edge Gunworks -- Larry Crow
Cowboys and Indians Store* -- Winchester 73, 66, and Henry short stroke action jobs, Frequent vendor at SASS events. Jim Bowie, Gunsmith
The Cowboy Shop, Cody Conagher gunsmith°—Home of "Codymatics"
Coyote Cap Gunworks* -- Shotguns and more, Frequent vendor at SASS events
Fall Creek Sutlers -- R & D Conversion cylinders
Numrich Arms* -- gun parts
VTI Replica Gun Parts -- gunparts
Lodgewood Mfg -- US Martial Arms, 1780-1898
Longhunter Shooting Supply Frequent vendor at SASS events, World Champion Longhunter, Rugers, Taylor's, '66-'73 action jobs and short strokes, Kirkpatrick leather, etc.
Lee's Gunsmithing* -- Rowdy Yates, SASS #141 is in charge. They work on all CAS guns, with percussion pistols a specialty. Rowdy won Winter Range with a pair of 1860 Armies he modified. His Ruger Old Army package is outstanding and cheap.
Nutmeg Sports -- Ivory grips for Colts, engraved SAAs
Ruger Parts Booklets
Ruger Mainsprings The Easy Way -- instructions on replacing a Ruger Mainspring without losing an eye
Scattershot Gunsmithing -- tips and hints.
Shiloh Sharps Rifle Manufacturing Co. -- Sharps Replicas of high quality
LoneRider Leather*—custom leather at reasonable prices.
Mernickle Holsters*—Home of the Evil Roy series, plus a couple of items designed for me.
Ted Blocker Holsters*—Old west, CAS competition, and Wild Bunch rigs
Tuffpak Gun Cases* -- A different way of getting the job done.
Cal-Graf* -- The Simple Gun Cart
Off The Wall Guncarts -- Gun Carts, Gun Wagons, Cart Plans, wooden wheels Frequent vendor at SASS events
Wendel's Wagons -- buckboards, covered wagons, etc.
SASS Guncarts -- pictures of guncarts
http://spanishmustang.org/ - Information about the horse that was actually there.
Old West Photography
Major Photography* -- Artie Fly and Sexy Sadie Frequent vendor at SASS events
Mec Reloaders* -- Shotgun reloaders
Hodgdon Cowboy Action Reloading Data
Ten-X Ammunition Co.* -- Cowboy Action Shooting Ammunition, including BP loads made with American Pioneer Powder
Midway USA *-- all kinds of gun-related stuff
Starline Brass *-- all Cowboy Action Calibers
Cabelas -- hunting, fishing, outdoors, black powder
Circle Fly Wads -- All sizes and thickness wads
Goex, Inc. -- Blackpowder
Powder Inc.*—Goex black powder, cylinder loading Black Dawge black powder cartridges, etc.
American Pioneer Powder*—black powder substitute
Rocky Mountain Cartridge, LLC. -- Obsolete and hard to find brass
Stewart Dawqe & Assoc. -- blackpowder information.
Maine Powder House -- Blackpowder
Dixie Gun Works
The Possible Shop*—Percussion supplies, Treso nipples, etc.
Track of the Wolf -- Muzzleloading and blackpowder supplies
Widener's -- Reloading supplies, etc.
Fredericksburg Official Home Page -- home of Texas Jack's, Comancheria Days
Quiet Hill Ranch -- a nice bed and breakfast near Fredericksburg
Granbury, Texas Attractions -- Interesting town near Showdown at Buck Creek
Transportation Security Administration -- Flying with guns?
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