Golf tips for the discerning shooter Part 1

I often tell people you can take golf training tips and replace golf with “shooting” and they apply. Yesterday, at work, one of the vendors I purchase from sent me a calendar that has golf tips.  Let us have some fun and see how well they apply to shooting. All credits goes to whom ever … Read moreGolf tips for the discerning shooter Part 1

LaRue, Colt, KAC Battle Carbines Compared Part 2

Part 1 is located here. I wanted to do an informal precision and shooting comparison between these three rifles.  From left to right in the picture there is a Larue Ultimate Upper kit, a Colt LE901-16SE, and a KAC SR25-EC.  The Colt and the KAC are used rifles, the Larue kit has only had about … Read moreLaRue, Colt, KAC Battle Carbines Compared Part 2

LaRue, Colt, KAC Battle Carbines Compared Part 1

Happy Thanksgiving all. Today I am thankful that I got to try a few different rifles this morning.  I did side by side shooting of a Larue 7.62 Ultimate Upper rifle, Colt LE901-16SE, and a KAC SR25-EC. It isn’t really fair to directly compare these as there are some major differences between them.  Sort of … Read moreLaRue, Colt, KAC Battle Carbines Compared Part 1

Optic of the week: Leupold MK4 3.5-10X40

Long ago when I used to read about firearms, when the term “sniper scope” was said, is was probably referring to the Leupold MK4 series. I was going to write some history, but instead I am going to quote, Dyspeptic Gunsmith who summed it up nicely. 40+ years ago, many consumer-grade were notoriously unreliable. Oh, … Read moreOptic of the week: Leupold MK4 3.5-10X40

RUSSIA FOLLOWS US ARMY EXAMPLE : CONSIDERS TAKING A STEP BACKWARDS 50 YEARS

  I ran across this article from a few days ago about the  new rifle ( vaporware ) shown by Kalashnikov.  They have came up with the cutting edge idea of putting out an AK variant in 308 or, 7.62mm NATO.   One wonders if this is just an attempt to sell rifles in other countries … Read moreRUSSIA FOLLOWS US ARMY EXAMPLE : CONSIDERS TAKING A STEP BACKWARDS 50 YEARS