I was pointed to this youtube video about the Russian GM94 43mm grenade launcher. Now, I don’t know Russian, so I have no clue what they are saying. My first impression is that it looks like a handy launcher. Our M203s and M320s are single shots, and the M32 6 shot launcher is somewhat awkward. … Read moreGM94 Grenade Launcher
As we reported last week and as everyone familiar with this website knows, our friend Kevin O’Brien, AKA “Hognose”, passed away. Kevin was a good friend of looserounds and we often shared info back and forth for a variety of gun related topics. Not 100 percent sure that weaponsman.com has will be available in the … Read moreThe Best of “Weaponsman” Part 1 (M16A1 Maintenance Survey in Vietnam)
In the last year of of the US Civil war, US Grant had taken command of the Army and had began his efforts to maneuver R.E. Lee’s Army of Northern Virginia into a position to be destroyed or taken. After the efforts of the Wilderness, Grant learned why “Old Mars Lee ” was so feared … Read moreThe “Bloody Angle” Battle of Spotsylvania Couthouse
I’m getting a little better at editing these, starting to get the hang of the Audacity program. In this episode we talk a little about the AR being a jack of all trades, and a little bit of competition shooting.
Tonight we learned something we had feared was coming over the last few days. Kevin O’Brien, known to most of his readers as Hognose, has passed away. Kevin’s brother updated his brother’s website a few days ago with news that his brother was in bad condition in the hospital and gave an email address for … Read moreKevin O’Brien ( AKA “Hognose” of weaponsman.com ) Our Departed Friend
If you want to hear Shawn and I show our absolute lack of mastery of the English language, listen to our new podcast. We plan to put up a new episode each week. Please leave a comment if you have a question or topic for us to discuss in a future episode. And here is … Read moreEpisode 1 of the Loose Rounds podcast
Article submitted by Mark Hatfield. Update: I want to apologize to Doc Kibbey. In my article regarding him I wrote that he did an event using Airsoft equipment. That is not correct. Doc was using and demonstrating UTM Non Lethal Training Ammunition and conversions. It was very interesting. This equipment allows the user to easily convert … Read moreLesser known instructors.