The SAWs that never WAS: Part 1 & 2

Since the passing of our friend Kevin AKA “Hognose”  owner of weaponsman.com we have be  reposting   his work here in tribute and to make sure it survives. This is another technical article from Kevin in part of a series. The M249 Squad Automatic Weapon is widely distributed in the US Army and Marine Corps (even … Read moreThe SAWs that never WAS: Part 1 & 2

Optic of the week – SU-231/PEQ Eotech 553

Around a decade ago it was common knowledge that Eotechs were faster to use and better than Aimpoints.  Just like how not very long before that it was common knowledge that the Earth was flat. The Eotech sights use a laser to project a hologram of the reticle in the optical window.  This allows for … Read moreOptic of the week – SU-231/PEQ Eotech 553

Gun History and Blogging with Daniel Watters from Loose Rounds – TacticalPay Radio Ep. 17

Brett of TacticalPay Radio recently invited Shawn and I to appear on one of their podcasts. While Shawn was ultimately unable to record the show, I carried the flag for Loose Rounds and The 5.56mm Timeline. Topics included: A discussion of the state of the online gun community during the early 1990s; Online and offline … Read moreGun History and Blogging with Daniel Watters from Loose Rounds – TacticalPay Radio Ep. 17