The Tiniest Guns: Third Edition - by Bob Urso
Second Printing Now Available

Cover art

The first edition of "The Tiniest Guns" was put together with the help of many collectors to fill a need for information on 2mm pinfire, rimfire and Berloque pistols.  It was only 64 pages.  The 2nd edition was 128 pages. 

The new, revised Third Edition has increased in size to 160 pages, and over 600 images.  All of the chapters have been expanded, and there is much new  information on the guns of Austria, Austrian Rifles, Austrian Revolvers, Austrian Automatics, France & Belgium Revolvers, Germany, German Revolvers, German Rifles, Japan, Japanese Rifles, Mexico, U.S.A., Unmarked, Customized & One of a Kind, Cases, Ammunition, Patents, Bibliography, Miniature Arms Collectors/Makers Society, Index.

In the third edition, I've added much more information for novice and experienced makers of miniature guns.  There are drawings, plans,  diagrams  and patent drawings of many of the major styles of guns.  There is a 12 page chapter on "Making Your First Pinfire", which has step by step instructions on how to make a pinfire using simple tools. 

And new for the third edition is a chapter on Ring Guns,  as well as a seperate chapter dedicated to the authors miniature guns.

The Price for the 3rd edition is $22.50.
Including  postage within the United States... $28.50

See below for postage outside the USA, or other shipping options.

Below are some sample pages.Click on any page for a larger view.


                  6-7 ....p22-23 ....[4--41 .... p44-45 ....p60-61 ....p76-77 ...p90-91 ...p102

A second printing of the third edition of the Tiniest Guns is now available.

Sorry but shipping has gone up nearly $5 a book, so I have to pass it on in the prices below

The total with Priority shipping within the USA is $30.50 .
The total with first class shipping within the USA is $28.50 .

The total with Media Mail rate shipping within the USA is $25.50

The total with First Class shipping to Canada . is $41
The Total with shipping to Europe, Australia or Asia  is $47

Send checks, made out to Bob Urso, to;

Bob Urso
1611 16th St. 
Bellingham, WA 98225

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  Sorry, but the 400 copies  
  of the First Edition 
  are Sold Out

Cover Second edition small  The 500 copies
 of the Second Edition 
 are Sold Out

   Cover Second edition small  
The 500 copies
of the Third Edition 
 are now also Sold Out

   Cover Second edition small  
The Second Printing
 of the Third Edition 
  is now available