The New Blue Book Of Airguns 13th Edition Is Being Published Right Now!

Yes, it’s true! The long-awaited, new Blue Book Of Airguns 13th Edition is off the press and ready to ship! It has no less than 1,008 pages, is 8.5 x 11 Inches in size, Perfect-bound and with a soft cover.

The Minneapolis-based publisher – Blue Book Publications Inc. – tells HAM that you will be able to buy it very soon. This newest edition remains the most complete book on current airgun information and up-to-date values ever published. Once again, it sets the standard for the airgun industry, says Editor Lisa Beuning.

To HAM, it sounds like an outstanding Christmas present for the airgun enthusiast!

Highlights of the new Blue Book of Airguns 13th Edition are:

1,008 pages featuring over 500 manufacturers/trademarks with brief histories.

Contains most popular and vintage makes/models through 2020. Includes detailed descriptions, images, and values.

Now includes 48 pages of color. Also additions to some of your favorite sections including Glossary, Abbreviations, and Serial Numbers/Production Dates!

The color Photo Percentage Grading System allows readers to stop guessing at airgun condition factors. After all, if the condition factor is not right, the value will be wrong!

The “Anatomy of an Airgun” is provided to make it easier to determine all the features one may find on their air pistol, air rifle, or air shotgun.

Ron Robinson – the winner of numerous State and National Airgun Champion titles and founder of Air Pistol Field Target Competition –  discusses bench-rest competitions in his article titled The Times They Are A-Changin’.

Back once again is “Gaylord Reports” by well-known airgun writer Tom Gaylord recapping what is new and exciting in the airgun industry since 2016.

Author and award-winning photojournalist, Dennis Adler shares his perspective on replica guns in an informative article entitled The Evolution of C02 Air Pistols – A Brand New Generation Grounded in Real Centerfire Handgun Designs.

In addition, the Blue Book of Airguns database is also available as an online subscription that is updated monthly and includes thousands of hi-res color images. If you’re interested, contact the Publisher for details.


Format: 8.5 x 11 in. softcover

Pages: 1,008

ISBNs: 978-1-947314-24-5 / 1-947314-24-6 Color Insert – 48 pages

You can order your copy directly from the Publisher’s website. The price is $39.99, including free USPS Media Mail shipping.