Did a little plinking at the range today. My session was cut short due to an issue. Before I started shooting the Chief Range Safety Officer came over and we chatted a little. As we did he went though some of the target backers and found that someone had been using some of the political … Read moreRange Chatter
Larue sells their billet AR15 lower for $199 and their SR25 pattern 308 lower for $299. I ordered a Flat Dark Earth (FDE) Larue Tactical billet lower almost 5 months ago. It finally came in. It looks like the FDE lowers are anodized a light tan then painted over it. The coating might be Duracoat. … Read moreA look at the Larue billet OBR lower
Rock Island Auction uploaded a video yesterday showing some of the military arms that will be auctioned off in their next, and last auction of the years. Some really outstanding examples of rare guns in very pristine condition.
The other day I posted about boresnakes. Last weekend I went out to the range with a newly assembled upper. and I grab a new in package bore snake that I was going to run down the bores of the uppers I bought out so that I know they are clear of obstruction or debris … Read moreA useless new boresnake
Winchester continues with it’s making of special edition ammo in boxes meant to recall the ammo as it was used in WW2. After the .45ACP ammo from earlier this year, the .30 Cal. is now finally out. The ammo is of course meant to mimic standard service M2 ball round. Like the 45 ammo, the … Read moreWinchester Victory Series .30-06 Ammo
Well maybe not hell, but it just doesn’t work. Sometimes you see people who think that buying the best individual components and slapping them all together will result in the best results. Sometimes that just doesn’t work. For example, the rifle in this picture does not function. The lower is a LMT MARS-LS, which some … Read moreA match made in hell.
Today I decided to do another post about things I have run across or crosses my mind. Like the first time I did this it will be images I found interesting or noteworthy. First off is a first. Serial number 1 Colt model of 1911. It doesn’t get any more historic than that. On that … Read moreMore Random Interesting Things
ALT TITLES: WHEN GUNS ARE OUTLAWED ONLY OUTLAWS WILL BE CHINESE KINDERGARTEN TEACHERS. Ah, a nation without guns. A communist utopia where no decadent oil obsessed yankee capitalist aren’t around to go on a shooting spree and the state takes care of your security and all other needs. The dream of the Bloomberg and … Read moreWHEN GUNS ARE OUTLAWED ONLY OUTLAWS WILL HAVE KNIVES
Today is the weekly repost honoring our friend Kevin O-Brien who passed away early last year. Kevin, AKA “Hognose” to his many readers and admirers , was the owner of Weaponsman.com. Not a tech article this time but something a little more humors for anyone who had a bad night last night. By … Read moreA Mess of Accidents