Small News Items on Army Small Arms

Today we have another re-post from our departed friend. Kevin O’Brien, AKA “Hognose” owner and writer of weaponsman.com. There’s a bunch of little news bits going around the Army about maintenance issues and problems. We’ll cover them from most to least serious: Item: Somebody Blew It File photo of failed M9 slide. Not the mishap firearm. … Read moreSmall News Items on Army Small Arms

Today  we have another article from our friend who passed away  early last year. Kevin “Hognose” O’Brien owner of weaponsman.com Where Small Arms R&D is going next By Kevin O’Brien http://weaponsman.com/?p=11496 It’s probably not going to be a disintegrator ray gun. Dang. Because the XM248 segment of the story is taking longer than we had … Read more

Whatever Happened To… Stainless Steel Shotshells?

Again today we have the re post from weaponsman.com.  Kevin, AKA “Hognose” passed away last year and to preserve his work we repost his writing here to save it .   By Kevin O’Brien We’re not referring to those shotshells containing stainless (or not) steel shot, designed by environmentalists to embugger waterfowl and upland hunters.  We’re talking … Read moreWhatever Happened To… Stainless Steel Shotshells?

Toggle-Locked Orphan: the Benelli B76

Today we have another article from our now gone friend Kevin O’Brien, or “Hognose” as he was known by his many fans and admirers. Kevin was the owner and writer of weaponsman.com and  passed away  in spring of 2017.  We repost his work here to save it, introduce it to more people hopefully and to … Read moreToggle-Locked Orphan: the Benelli B76

Before There Were Many 9MM Ultra Compacts, There Was One

Today we are back with another one post from out fiend Kevin O’Brien AKA Hognose, owner and writer of weaponsman.com.  Kevin passed away in spring of last year and we repost some of his best work to preserve it in case weaponsman goes dark.   By Kevin O’Brien Before there was the current rich supply … Read moreBefore There Were Many 9MM Ultra Compacts, There Was One