Monthly Archives: September 2011

“Shotgun News” 2012 Calendar: The Coonan 1911 .357 Magnum Automatic.

Shotgun News Chose The Coonan .357 Magnum Automatic

for the November feature image in their 2012 Shotgun News Calendar. Thanks “Shotgun News”. We are flattered to be included with these other amazing firearms.


By |September 20th, 2011|Editorial|0 Comments

American Handgunner: A Great Idea Returns

John Taffin, American Handgunner Sept/Oct. 2011

…The Coonan makes a very practical everyday using pistol, with prices starting at about $1,199 MSRP. Sixgunners have been arguing ever since the then-new .357 Magnum butted up against a heavily loaded .44 Special, just whether or not the .357 is suitable for big game. I would not hesitate to use it on anything under 200 pounds, however if one is very careful as to distance, bullet selection, and especially bullet placement, larger animals have been — and will be taken — cleanly. One change I would make on the Coonan as an everyday packin’ pistol would be to select the adjustable-sighted version.


By |September 10th, 2011|Editorial|0 Comments

The Coonan .357 Magnum Automatic will be featured in the new movie Blind Pass.

The Coonan .357 Magnum Automatic will be featured in the new movie “BlindPass” by Steve Tatone and starring Armand Assante! 


Blind Pass” is a dramatic thriller reminiscent of “Basic Instinct” and “Last Tango in Paris”…and then some…that reminds us all never to take anything in Life for granted. The bold, edgy indie film reunites Writer-Director Steve Tatone […]

By |September 10th, 2011|Editorial|0 Comments