It is not often that we see thermal imagers in use. This is due to the limited availability, high prices, and the low necessity for them. Thermal is normally employed in one of four forms. Head mounted, hand held, clip on, and as a dedicated sight. All of these have their own pros and cons. … Read moreThermal Optics
Had another person ask me about the Z setting on the AR15 carry handle. This setting, along with the great deal of misinformation about it, tends to be confusing. If you are using a reduced range 25 meter zero on a M16A2/M16A4 or other 20 inch barreled rifle, you use the Z setting when you … Read moreThat “Z” setting
Over the last year on several firearms sites people have longed for Glock to come out with a single stack 9mm pistol or some kind of Glock carbine. This is something most thought was coming. Glock then surprises everyone with a hybrid .45 ACP compact pistol, the Glock G30S. Being the Glock guy at Loose … Read moreGlock’s at Shot Show 2013
Sadly the video does not show a 500 lumen scout light, or a mini-scout vampire.
It is amazing how technological advancement marches on. 50 years ago our favorite plastic and aluminum rifle was made using advanced machining of space aged alloys. Soon enough, you may be able to just print out major components at home. This capability is a nightmare to the anti-gun crowd.
Cat Kim is over at Shotshow looking around and taking pictures. Springfield XDS single stacked 9mm Glock 30S, a G30 with a G36 slide. Springfield EMP 9mm Shawn and I are going nuts trying to find out all we can about whats going on at Shot 2013. Keep watching here and on our Facebook page for … Read moreShot Show 2013
Before you shoot, or before you get ready to employ your weapons systems you need to check them. At the range, we had a few people who found their rifles would not work because the adjustable gas system were in the wrong setting. The worst case was when one new POF AR15 rifle owner … Read moreAssorted issues at the range
Watching this video reminded me that one of quietest suppressed rifles I have ever listened to was a suppressed .50 BMG. Now I have been around many a quiet .22 bolt gun, but this silenced .50 was quieter then most of them. I wish I knew who made that can, I think it might have been one … Read moreSuppressed Russian .50
JewishPreppers.com is having a give away of an AR15, 5 mags, and 1000 rounds of ammo. You have to follow the directions on their facebook page to apply.
LuckyGunner.com did very interesting test comparing brass cased ammunition to Brown Bear, Wolf, and Tula. It is highly worth the read, there is a good bit of information to be had from their article. Some points I took from this is: Bushmaster reaffirmed that they have lousy quality control with how their “Barrel nuts were torqued to … Read moreLuckyGunner.com’s brass vs. steel test