Today I am sharing another article from weaponsman.com. Our friend, Kevin, “Hognose” passed away last year and we continue to share some of his best articles in our ongoing tribute to him. Mind Over Matter by Kevin O’Brien “In war, the moral is to the physical as ten is to one.” – Napoleon Bonaparte. True, Napoleon … Read moreMind Over Matter
Today we have another article from Hognose the owner of weaponsman.com. Kevin, of Hognose as he was known to his many readers and fans, passed away in spring of 2017 and we re post his articles once a week to remember our friend and to save his work in case weaponsman goes dark. By Kevin … Read moreThe M16 as First Standardized
Today we have another article written by our deceased friend Kevin O’Brien also know as “Hognose” by his many readers and fans of Weaponsman.com . We repost or curate some of Kevin’s work in an effort to save it in the event his website goes dark and to honor him. Mindset is life by … Read moreMINDSET AND LIFE
Today is our traditional day of re posting some of the best articles of our friend Kevin O’Brien better know as Hognose by his many admirers and readers of his website weaponsman.com. Kevin left us too early in spring of 2017 and we repost his work here to honor him and preserve his work. … Read moreWhen the Army Resisted the M16A2, Part 1-3
I will be killing to stones with one bird today with this repost from weaponsman.com. Today is a post Kevin wrote about sprinfield M1903s. I decided to share this today as the 03 has been an ongoing topic over the last month, I have no idea how we got stuck on it lately but we … Read moreSpringfield Rifles: What’s the Difference?
by Kevin “Hognose” O’Brien Our Friend Kevin passed away early 2017. Hognose, as he was known to his many admirers was the owner and writer of weaponsman.com. We repost his greatest hits here in an ongoing tribute and effort to save his work should the website go dark. Caching your Guns for a Civil War, … Read moreCaching your Guns for a Civil War Parts I-IV
In addition to the other two posts so far today, I am sharing another one of Hognose’s posts from Weaponsman.com. This is a repost in our ongoing commitment to honoring our dead friend Kevin and his work. A Taxonomy of Safeties by Kevin O’Bien “Hognose” There are several kinds of safeties that are used on … Read moreA Taxonomy of Safeties
This post is a re post from weaponsman.com. We share it here today to honor and preserve our friend Hognose, who died last spring What’s so special about John Moses Browning? by Kevin O’Brien Himself. If you take that question the wrong way, you’re thinking who is this bozo to diss Saint JMB? But we’re not … Read moreWhat’s so special about John Moses Browning?
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
In our ongoing tribute to our now deceased friend “Hognose” , owner of weaponsman.com , we repost his best articles. Kevin O’Brien US Army Special Forces Veteran passed away in April of last year. Let’s See Whitworths Shoot! Last month we had a couple posts on the Sharpshooters of the Civil War, and … Read moreLet’s See Whitworths Shoot!