Every so often on firearms forums I see people talk about how great the L85/SA80 is, and how much of a shame it is that no one sells them in the United States. They then proceed to claim that if someone were to offer a semi-auto version, they could make a fortune off all the guaranteed sales. … Read moreOn the SA80/L85
Waaaaaay back before I hit puberty, I made sure the 1st thing I did before I worried about girls was to make sure I had a colt AR15. Being a college kid later on I was like every other college kid, I was poor. Liking guns plus being poor equals only one thing. 22 Long … Read moreColt nostalgia / Black Dog machine QC Fail
While not gun related, I would like to take a moment to thank WordPress for making it so easy to start a blog. The process has been quick and they have good guides to get you started. Changing and editing settings, getting a domain, and all these other little things are handle simply and efficiently. If … Read moreOn WordPress
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PART I Now that the magpul DVDs have been out for a while and it seems everyone has seen them, I have noticed a few common ideas about them people seem to have especially on internet forums. A lot of people I talk to about them seem to miss some of what I think is … Read moreThoughts Magpul DVDs
If you are any thing like me, you have likely went through more then one PC looking for the “perfect set up” for everyday use. After going through a CIRAS and a few other PCs, I kept noticing the same problem for me. Too big, kinda heavy and more MOLLE space then I really needed … Read moreTAG Banshee PC
We have a multitude of wonderful options in muzzle devices now for our rifles. However I have been seeing some odd trends that disturb me. First I run into many people running muzzle breaks on short barreled rifle (SBR) variants. These short 5.56 rifles only gain marginal recoil reduction, and the cost of a large increase … Read moreOn muzzle devices
Got to shoot a Ruger SR556 last Saturday. Recoil was smooth and pleasant, the narrow railed hand guard felt nice in the hand. However when I field stripped it, I found metal shavings under the rear take down pin all the way up under the bolt catch. Bolt carrier tilt was shaving metal from the buffer tube. While … Read moreRuger SR556
I would like to start the blog off with a short write up of a small company I found out about a few months ago on a gun board. The holster was custom made for me by Dark Star gear in PA. I was looking for a holster that I could mount on a normal … Read moreLesser known holster that should not be