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  • newChris Cheng: Rifle 101
      Top Shot Champion Chris Cheng explains for beginner shooters three of the most common types of rifle actions. Firearm instructors and experienced shooters are encouraged to watch and share these tips with newcomers to the shooting sports. Also, ch…
    - 52 mins ago 23 Jul 16, 6:20pm -
  • newShocking Dashcam Video Shows Every Officer’s Worst Fear
    Dashcam video posted via WalkingmovieTV’s Facebook page shows every law enforcement officer’s worst fear: being confronted by a suspect. Watch how fast this routine traffic stop goes from bad to worse:The post Shocking Dashcam Video Shows Ever…
    - 1 hour ago 23 Jul 16, 6:04pm -
  • newWomen in Detroit Have Different Views on How to Respond to Gun Violence
    In light of recent shootings across the country, women have taken two radically different responses – with some calling for more gun control and others embracing their right to keep and bear arms. The women of Detroit, Michigan are no exception. R…
    - 1 hour ago 23 Jul 16, 5:49pm -
  • newAre Motorcycle Helmets Bulletproof?
    The post Are Motorcycle Helmets Bulletproof? appeared first on Bearing Arms.
    - 3 hours ago 23 Jul 16, 3:59pm -
  • newWill You Give The Re-Engineered R-51 A Look?
    Remington is re-introducing the R-51, after hopefully addressing the shortcoming of several thousand guns in the original 2014 run. We saw a lot of potential in the design as a concealed carry piece, despite the problems we encountered in testing. If…
    - 3 hours ago 23 Jul 16, 3:44pm -
  • newThe New Normal of Violence – What It Means for YOU
    As at least the appearance of violent crime is surging, carrying your firearms consistently becomes even more important.The post The New Normal of Violence – What It Means for YOU appeared first on Bearing Arms.
    - 4 hours ago 23 Jul 16, 3:34pm -
  • newMunich Mass Murderer Lured Child Victims With Offers Of Free Food
    The mall shooting in Munich was carried out by an 18-year-old German-Iranian Muslim who reportedly shouted out “Allah Akbar” during his attack that killed nine, but the media want you to know that this totally had nothing to do with terrorism at…
    - 5 hours ago 23 Jul 16, 1:51pm -
  • newThis Murdering Thug Found That His Second Target Wouldn’t Be As Easy
    A stabbing murder suspect in Milwaukee returned to the scene of the crime last night in Milwaukee and launched a second attack on police on the scene. The attack failed, spectacularly. Milwaukee police officers fatally wounded a homicide suspect on…
    - 7 hours ago 23 Jul 16, 12:35pm -
  • newSheriff David Clarke: Critics Do Not Define Our Honor
    Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke joined with NRA News to address the outspoken critics of law enforcement across the nation in an ad from Freedom’s Safest Place. “You critics don’t define our honor. You try to shame us for doing our job.…
    - 23 hours ago 22 Jul 16, 8:00pm -
  • BREAKING: Shooting Reported in Munich UPDATE: 9 Killed by Shooter Yelling “Allahu Akbar”
    Two separate incidents are being reported in Munich, Germany, both are active shooter situations developing at this time. Witnesses who escaped the Olympia Einkaufszentrum Shopping Centre in the Moosach district of Munich say there were as many as…
    - 1 day ago 22 Jul 16, 6:32pm -

Western Rifle Shooters Association

  • newMunich Follows Cleveland
    Wretchard’s latest; money graf: *** …In the end people just go and shoot without the niceties for the convenience. By and by we will miss civilization, which is what holds barbarism and our worse natures in check. The entire apparatus … Continu…
    - 15 hours ago 23 Jul 16, 4:22am -
  • North Miami: Officer, You’re Done
    Aesop wields the cluebat with lethal efficiency. One more thing: It’s the prosecutors as well. Only Ones, indeed.
    - 1 day ago 22 Jul 16, 6:57pm -
  • München
    DW: Shots Fired At Munich Shopping Center UK Telegraph: Live Blog Re Munich Shopping Mall Shooting Open thread via comments.
    - 1 day ago 22 Jul 16, 5:42pm -
  • Bracken: Orlando Carry
    The latest from Matt Bracken: Orlando Carry by Matt Bracken The Pulse nightclub massacre in Orlando taught millions of ordinary citizens something very important. It confirmed for us that seventeen years after the Columbine massacre, we can still fin…
    - 2 days ago 22 Jul 16, 2:36am -
  • Oath Keepers Webinar – Friday, Jul 22, 2016 8:00 PM CDT: What Patriots Must Do To Counter The Wave Of Marxist-Engineered Terrorist Violence
    Details Presenters will be: – Stewart Rhodes, Oath Keepers Founder and President – Matt Bracken, US Navy SEAL veteran and accurate predictor of the “Tet Take Two” wave of terrorism now hitting Europe and the US. He will discuss “Orlando ……
    - 2 days ago 22 Jul 16, 1:51am -
  • Suarez: Center of Face Is The New Center Mass
    Mandatory reading. Get your minds around the reality of widespread body armor availability. And change your plans accordingly.
    - 2 days ago 21 Jul 16, 6:27pm -
  • Herschel: What Not To Do
    Shoot a therapist. Shoot a dog. Same-same. At least the officers went home at the end of their shifts.
    - 2 days ago 21 Jul 16, 5:39pm -
  • DTG: Pamphlet Review – Summary of Extreme Ownership, by J. Willink and L. Babin
    Read it all. Consider buying the full book. Leadership skills matter.
    - 2 days ago 21 Jul 16, 1:34pm -
  • Our Experts Know Nothing
    And their clients – the venal scum in the administrative and elected positions – know less. Go ahead and vote at that. Good luck. (H/t Maggie’s Farm)
    - 2 days ago 21 Jul 16, 1:27pm -
  • Porretto: A New Commandment
    Fran goes there. Doubleplusungoodbadthink.
    - 2 days ago 21 Jul 16, 1:14pm -

Patriot Rising

  • Gun Violence, Yeah, Uh-Huh, Right

    Gun Violence, Yeah, Uh-Huh, Right

    The United States of America does two things admirably well: Scare people and convince people to buy—or buy into—crap they don’t need. Now, of course, those two things are linked because scared people tend to shop more, watch more scary movies…
    - 2 days ago 21 Jul 16, 11:48pm -
  • Grandma Confronts Intruders With Gun, Wins: “I Decided That It’s Either Them Or Me”
    A grandmother was faced with a hard dose of cold hard reality when a man bashed down her front door. Two other men joined him in ransacking her place while she holed herself up in the bedroom. But guess what? Surrender isn’t good enough. One of the…
    - 4 days ago 19 Jul 16, 9:33pm -
  • Gun sales soar

    Gun sales soar

    Despite Democrats’ best efforts, gun sales continue to break records in the United States.   According to the latest numbers out from the FBI, last month more people had a firearm-related background check than in any June prior. The number of NICS…
    - 7 days ago 16 Jul 16, 10:53pm -
  • Americans urged to ‘buy a gun, get trained, carry it always’

    Americans urged to ‘buy a gun, get trained, carry it always’

    Calls for strict gun control following a deadly week in America come despite new statistics that show gun deaths plummeting as sales of firearms soar.   According to the industry’s trade group, the National Shooting Sports Foundation, homicides by…
    - 14 days ago 10 Jul 16, 2:19am -
  • Dallas Murders and the Looming Gun Control Vote
    Paul Ryan had planned a vote on limiting suspected terrorists’ access to legal guns. This was correctly perceived by second amendment supporters as a sell-out. A list that bars suspected terrorists from flying on a commercial airplane is inherently…
    - 14 days ago 9 Jul 16, 10:59pm -
  • Why Liberals Use the Phrase “Gun Violence”

    Why Liberals Use the Phrase “Gun Violence”

    US is an outlier in terms of private gun ownership, but unremarkable in terms of its suicide rate   In its most recent attack on gun ownership, The New York Times went out of its way to confuse gun homicides with homicide in general.   As I note…
    - 16 days ago 8 Jul 16, 12:12am -
  • 1 Good Guy With a Gun — Stops a mass shooting in progress.
    Not only has this happened before (and before that, and before that, and so on …), but events last week in South Carolina presented just one more example of a good guy with a gun stopping a bad guy with a gun.   During an altercation outside a clu…
    - 16 days ago 7 Jul 16, 10:17pm -
  • FBI: June Is 14th Consecutive Month of Record Background Checks

    FBI: June Is 14th Consecutive Month of Record Background Checks

    New FBI figures show June 2016 is the 14th consecutive month of record background checks for gun sales.   The previous FBI record for June — set in June 2o15 — was 1,529,057. The number of background checks in June 2016 was 2,131,485.   Accordi…
    - 17 days ago 6 Jul 16, 10:51pm -
  • Record month, record year for gun sales!

    Record month, record year for gun sales!

    2,131,485 in June, 13,829,491 this year Driven by the 2016 presidential campaign and anti-gun efforts in the White House and Democratic circles, guns sales hit another all-time high in June — and 602,428 higher than June 2015 — according to FBI b…
    - 18 days ago 6 Jul 16, 12:21am -
  • Couple Briefly Held At Knifepoint By Robber, But Then One Intended Victim Pulled His Gun

    Couple Briefly Held At Knifepoint By Robber, But Then One Intended Victim Pulled His Gun

    Adolfo Rodriguez, 29, of Eugene, attempted to rob a concealed carrier at knifepoint while the man was out for an evening stroll with his wife. After Rodriguez pulled his knife, a heated verbal altercation took place and the man pulled his gun as a wa…
    - 18 days ago 5 Jul 16, 10:47pm -

The Armed Lutheran

  • ALR Episode 27 – The Mr. Bean School of Gun Control Theology
    In this episode of Armed Lutheran Radio, Lloyd’s back from vacation and back from the Iowa State IDPA Championship and the show is back to normal. Thoughts on another attack on police, this time in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Sgt. Bill...The post ALR…
    - 6 days ago 18 Jul 16, 7:01am -
  • ALR Episode 26 – The Dallas Massacre
    I was on vacation in North Carolina last week and had a “best of” episode planned. Then the massacre in Dallas happened. I share my thoughts on Dallas and the fraud of #BlackLivesMatter. Lessons on how to deal with police...The post ALR Episode…
    - 12 days ago 11 Jul 16, 8:06am -
  • ALR Episode 25 – Making Guns Our God
    Lloyd is on vacation, but the show goes on. In this week’s episode of Armed Lutheran Radio, some thoughts on the “epidemic” of gun violence. Aaron Israel of Fundamental Defense gives us tips on traveling light for safety. Sgt. Bill...The post…
    - 19 days ago 4 Jul 16, 11:00am -
  • ALR Episode 24 – A Christian View of Defending Others
    In this week’s episode of Armed Lutheran Radio, we look at all the craziness of the previous week and discuss the new threat to liberty that has the NRA and the ACLU on the same side. Sgt. Bill talks about...The post ALR Episode 24 – A Christian…
    - 26 days ago 27 Jun 16, 11:00am -
  • ALR Episode 23 – Reaction to Orlando
    The gang’s all here for a very special episode 23 of Armed Lutheran Radio as we devote the show to the aftermath of the terror attack at the Pulse night club in Orlando. Aaron Israel joins me to talk about...The post ALR Episode 23 – Reaction to…
    - 33 days ago 20 Jun 16, 10:05am -
  • ALR Episode 22 – Understanding 41F
    On this episode of Armed Lutheran Radio we’re back from the Stars & Stripes Regional IDPA Championship in Tulsa with 12 tips for creating great IDPA match stages. Sgt. Bill has talks about the advantages and disadvantages for reloading hot...The p…
    - 40 days ago 13 Jun 16, 11:05am -
  • ALR Episode 21 – Sheepdogs and Sheep
    This week on Armed Lutheran Radio, hard earned lessons from the range, plus Sgt. Bill’s tips on methods of concealed carry, Aaron Israel’s tips on preparing for medical emergencies, and Pastor Bryan Wolfmueller joins us to talk about how the...T…
    - 47 days ago 6 Jun 16, 11:05am -
  • ALR Episode 20 – To Own a Gun or Not to Own a Gun
    It’s feast or famine at Armed Lutheran Radio! For our 20th episode, all our contributors are back and the show is chocked full of goodness. Sgt. Bill talks about passing on your passion for shooting in this week’s Ballistic Minute,...The post AL…
    - 54 days ago 30 May 16, 10:05am -
  • ALR Episode 19 – Target, Trannies, and Unicorns
    We are winging it this week on Armed Lutheran Radio. All our plans fell apart. Aaron Israel is in Louisville for the NRA Annual Meetings, Pastor John Bennett is taking care of some family matters, and Sgt. Bill and I...The post ALR Episode 19 – Ta…
    - 61 days ago 23 May 16, 11:05am -
  • ALR Episode 18 – American Evangelicals and Gun Control
    In this week’s episode of Armed Lutheran Radio, we’re back from the Texas State IDPA match with tips from Sergeant Bill on practicing what you’re not good at, Aaron Israel of Fundamental Defense joins me to discuss the importance of...The post…
    - 68 days ago 16 May 16, 10:05am -


702 Shooter

A Keyboard and a .45

  • New Blog
    I have started a new blog, The Primal Transplant.  Basically I'm talking about life, fitness and lifestyle changes following a bilateral lung transplant.  Hop on over and let me know what you think.
    - 10 Mar 16, 1:34am -
  • Democrat Leadership Trying to Close Fort Worth Gun Shows
    New York and Colorado have been at the top of the news for horrendous anti-gun legislation.  New York has their laughable 7 round magazine capacity limitation and Colorado may very well ban most pump action shotguns along with other firearms they co…
    - 5 Mar 13, 1:41am -
  • Notes From the Sidebar
    The OldNFO has informative and interesting comments on A New Doctor...Live From the Alamo City has a post In honor of Texas Independence Day.Bob S. has a few Tales from the Great Ammo Shortage of ’13, well actually only one tale, but a telling o…
    - 3 Mar 13, 7:55pm -
  • One Last Post on Biden and Shotguns
    One last post on VP Joe Biden and shotguns, I promise.  Well, last post until he says something else stupid on the subject.Biden tells every talking head who will have him that a shotgun is all anyone, especially women, need for home defense.  His…
    - 1 Mar 13, 11:36pm -
  • Joe Biden, Vice President and Self Defense Expert
    Biden continues with his "Shotgun beats AR-15" meme, doubling down on his affirmation that a shotgun is all you need to defend yourself.As reported in the Washington Free Beacon:Biden: ‘Just Fire the Shotgun Through the Door’Do I need to say any…
    - 1 Mar 13, 12:39am -
  • Good Thing I'm Right Eye Dominant
    First thing yesterday morning I helped a friend take down a dead Post Oak in his front yard.  Post Oak trunks stay pretty thick for a good ways up there so you can picture my old rear end up a tree with my 24" Husqvarna Rancher chain saw.  Note to…
    - 25 Feb 13, 11:59pm -
  • Notes From the Sidebar
    Michael Bane has a Colorado Update that is important reading for anyone lives in Colorado, vacations in Colorado or might plan to retire in Colorado.  Even if you drive through Colorado with a firearm on your side or in your vehicle, you should rea…
    - 24 Feb 13, 6:37pm -
  • James D. Julia Extraordinary Firearms Auction
    The online auction catalogs for the Spring James D. Julia Extraordinary Firearms Auction are now available.  The hard copy of catalog 1 has arrived on my front step and it is pretty much 1 full inch thick.  I have many hours of viewing, and reading…
    - 23 Feb 13, 12:53am -
  • Smoke Pot, Buy a Gun, Become an Instant Felon
    Colorado has legalized the recreational use of Marijuana.  The Libertarians, the Druggies, and the Druggie Libertarians can celebrate.  If the United States were governed as the Constitutional Republic our Forefathers created, that would be the end…
    - 22 Feb 13, 3:04am -
  • Lead by Example Mr. Vice President
    So Vice President Biden believes that the best means of defense for a woman home alone is a double barrel 12 ga. shotgun.  He also believes that stepping out the back door and firing a couple rounds into the air will deter any and all home intruders…
    - 21 Feb 13, 2:33am - News

  • newCalif. Gov. Jerry Brown Signs AB 857, Flip-Flops His Way to Outright Tyranny
    California’s self-appointed gun-controller-in-chief Kevin de León rammed through new legislation which criminalizes the possession of family heirlooms thanks to the capitulation of the state’s.....This post Calif. Gov. Jerry Brown Signs AB 857,…
    - 2 hours ago 23 Jul 16, 5:01pm -
  • newOpen Carry at the RNC: Exactly as Expected. No Problems
    The hype about open carry at the RNC in Cleveland turned out to be exactly that. No arrests, no problems; nothing except exercising Constitutional rights.This post Open Carry at the RNC: Exactly as Expected. No Problems appeared first on…
    - 15 hours ago 23 Jul 16, 4:05am -
  • newWashington Post: Obama Lies Again
    It’s as if Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton are in a contest to see who can tell the most lies.This post Washington Post: Obama Lies Again appeared first on Shooting Sports News .
    - 24 hours ago 22 Jul 16, 7:29pm -
  • newOlympia Wand Penlight – Product Review
    We were impressed with the Olympia Wand Penlight. It is an LED penlight of convenient size and weight that securely clips into a shirt pocket but has a whopping 160 lumens.....This post Olympia Wand Penlight – Product Review appeared first on AmmoL…
    - 24 hours ago 22 Jul 16, 7:21pm -
  • newDare Harvey Weinstein to Make Good on Anti-Gun Movie Threat
    It’s the guy who opened his big mouth and made a threat he can’t back up who is afraid.This post Dare Harvey Weinstein to Make Good on Anti-Gun Movie Threat appeared first on Shooting Sports News .
    - 24 hours ago 22 Jul 16, 7:12pm -
  • Crimson Trace Reveals Laserless Revolver Grips
    Crimson Trace, America’s leader in making laser sights standard equipment on all self-defense firearms, has written a new chapter in the company’s continuing product evolution history.This post Crimson Trace Reveals Laserless Revolver Grips appea…
    - 1 day ago 22 Jul 16, 6:25pm -
  • Pursuit Channel Presents Doug Koenig’s Championship Season – From Father to Sons
    Doug Koenig’s Championship Season on Pursuit Channel, Friday nights at 10:00 pm joins the NRA Freedom Friday lineup.This post Pursuit Channel Presents Doug Koenig’s Championship Season – From Father to Sons appeared first on Shooti…
    - 1 day ago 22 Jul 16, 3:41pm -
  • Armed Samaritan Stops Suspected Robber At Gunpoint
    The would-be robber had only been out of jail for a week. He had arrested for felony menacing...This post Armed Samaritan Stops Suspected Robber At Gunpoint appeared first on Shooting Sports News .
    - 1 day ago 22 Jul 16, 3:25pm -
  • New SDI Webinar Features How to Shoot Like a Pro
    Would you like to take your shooting skills to the next level? Sonoran Desert Institute (SDI), an industry leader in providing accredited and accelerated on-line learning, announces that this.....This post New SDI Webinar Features How to Shoot Like a…
    - 1 day ago 22 Jul 16, 3:17pm -
  • Gun Education – Jeff Gonzales: Shooting Scans
    It really gets annoying watching people conduct post shooting scans improperly. They really are doing nothing more than waving their firearms back-and-forth as if it were a magic wand.This post Gun Education – Jeff Gonzales: Shooting Scans appeared…
    - 1 day ago 22 Jul 16, 2:33pm -

Mississippi Gun News

  • Ward Testifies at State Capitol on Forfeiture of Firearms
    BY RICK WARD I had the distinct opportunity and privilege to testify before the Legislative Committee on Asset Forfeiture at the State Capitol today. The committee was formed during the last session as an alternative to passing new laws without heari…
    - 1 day ago 22 Jul 16, 1:29pm -
  • Memphis Criminals Out-of-Control, City Officials Have No Idea What to Do
    BY DANA CRISWELL In recent months we have seen a significant increase in violent crime around our country. We’ve witnessed an orchestrated attack on our police officers by domestic terrorist groups like Black Lives Matter and foreign groups like IS…
    - 1 day ago 22 Jul 16, 12:58pm -
  • Why I Carry a Gun: And You Should Too!
    FROM OBPD On Monday, July 18, 2016 at approximately 10:40 p.m., Olive Branch Police were called to the area of Virginia Drive and Anderson Road to investigate a suspicious vehicle in the area. When the responding officer arrived on the scene, he enco…
    - 4 days ago 19 Jul 16, 3:01pm -
  • More Restrictions for Gun Owners Through Executive Action
    FINAL Rule 41F – Background Checks for Responsible Persons – Effective July 13 2016 On January 4, 2016, the Attorney General signed ATF Final Rule 41F, Machineguns, Destructive Devices and Certain Other Firearms; Background Checks for Responsib…
    - 11 days ago 12 Jul 16, 5:54pm -
  • More Gun Control Votes Coming—Contact your U.S. Senators Immediately!
    FROM NRA-ILA Your calls and emails are working, but our Second Amendment Rights are still under assault in the U.S. Congress! Two anti-gun amendments failed yesterday in the U.S. Senate, but more anti-gun amendments are in the works and could be co…
    - 31 days ago 22 Jun 16, 10:42am -
  • Gun Control Amendments Fail In U.S. Senate – But the Battle is Not Over
    FROM GUN OWNERS OF AMERICA I want to personally thank you — and our entire grassroots army — for taking action over the past several days. Because of your assistance, every single gun control amendment failed last night. However, we are still fac…
    - 32 days ago 21 Jun 16, 8:01pm -
  • Your Action is Needed NOW! STOP THE ANTI-GUN BILLS
    FROM NRA-ILA The NRA has just learned that Senators Schumer, Feinstein and other anti-gun elected officials are going to offer several anti-gun bills and amendments this week in the U.S. Congress, possibly as soon as today! These measures are wide-…
    - 33 days ago 20 Jun 16, 12:44pm -
  • Mississippi Gun News Contributor Leads Charge to Rein In Unlawful Judges
    Firearms expert and Mississippi Gun News contributor Rick Ward, has lead the charge to force local municipalities to honor our gun rights.  Ward has used the MS law that allows citizens to petition the Attorney General for an opinion on local gun re…
    - 35 days ago 18 Jun 16, 9:01pm -
  • TIME TO CALL YOUR SENATORS – Senate Will Vote on Gun Control Bills!
    FROM GUNS AMERICA Please contact your US Senators today! FULL LIST AT SENATE.GOV HERE Senate Democrats ended a filibuster that ran for more than 14 hours as word spreads that key Republican senators agreed to consider new gun-control legislation as a…
    - 36 days ago 17 Jun 16, 11:39am -
  • Ten Reasons Why States Should Reject “Assault Weapon” and “Large” Magazine Bans
    FROM NRA-ILA Introduction: In the late 1980s, gun control groups realized that they had failed in their original goal—getting handguns banned1—and began campaigning against semi-automatic firearms they called “assault weapons,” most of which…
    - 39 days ago 14 Jun 16, 10:36pm -

Best Defense LLC

Cemetery's Gun Blob

  • Gun Porn
    Merwin Hulbert Pocket Army 44 with Skull Crusher grip. Over 120 years old, and still thumps full house 44.40s with authority.
    - 19 Oct 14, 10:50pm -
  • Six Years
    This blob has been around for 6 years. Meh.
    - 14 Sep 14, 9:44pm -
  • In NYS: Safe Act Part 2??
    Rumblings of a Safe Act 2 if Cuomo gets reelected….which he will.  People might squawk about Dem’s not liking Cuomo, but remember, they HATE Republican’s even more. Anyway, what would Safe Act 2 do?  Not much is revealed in the … Continue r…
    - 14 Sep 14, 9:41pm -
  • NJ Dem’s vote for gun control bill they don’t like
    Three NJ Democrats vote in support of a bill, they don’t agree with.  Why would they do it?  It’s NJ that’s why.  But, it’s really just to put Christie in a bind cause he’s a Republican….NJ politics, it’s what you … Continue readin…
    - 16 May 14, 1:37pm -
  • Wizard of ID on Smart Gun Tech

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  • Sen Harry Reid’s Family History
    Found this on the bookface….. Judy Walkman, a professional genealogy researcher in southern California , was doing some personal work on her own family tree. She discovered that Senator Harry Reid’s great-great uncle, Remus Reid, was hanged for h…
    - 23 Apr 14, 2:20pm -
  • CSGV Fail
    So while people debate the validity of the Everytown FAIL…..CSGV failed on their own, look at the projectile…..
    - 22 Apr 14, 1:31pm -
  • Photo
    What do you think?  Winchester Model 12?
    - 20 Apr 14, 8:31pm -
  • Friday Morning Stupidity

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  • Taking the White Man’s Guns in CT

    - 6 Mar 14, 2:33am -

Survival Gear

Firearms and Freedom

  • Common Sense Gun Laws
    Sure, I like the fact that Wisconsin made it easier for active duty military and retired police to get concealed carry permits, but what really makes sense to eliminate senseless violence perpetrated by (bad) people with guns is this: Get … Continu…
    - 12 Nov 15, 5:42am -
  • I Like These Signs
    Speaking of government partnering with responsible citizens, a town in Pennsylvania is adding a line to the welcome to the town signs, stating “This is not a gun free zone.” Quote of the day is from Township Supervisor Stephen Mohr: “The … C…
    - 10 Feb 15, 9:48pm -
  • We Need More Sheriff’s Departments Like This
    Portage County, Wisconsin’s Sheriff’s Department is offering concealed carry permit classes. They are also teaching a basic pistol course at the department’s range. Prices are $40 for the CCW class, $25 for the Basic Pistol, or $50 for both. Ho…
    - 10 Feb 15, 1:37am -
  • Proposal to Eliminate the WI 48 Hour Waiting Period
    Wisconsin Senator Van Wanggaard is looking for co-sponsors of a bill that would eliminate the 48 hour waiting period to buy an handgun in Wisconsin. This is currently the top of my list to fix WI gun laws, so it would … Continue reading →
    - 9 Feb 15, 3:22am -
  • Next Time Someone Tells You CEO Pay Should go to Employees
    We repeatedly see complaints about how much CEOs are paid when the question of minimum wage hikes comes up, with the implication (or outright claim) that if the CEO and executives were paid less, the minimum wage hike wouldn’t be … Continue readi…
    - 19 May 14, 11:58pm -
  • Interesting experience at UW Madison
    I just got back from a commencement ceremony at UW Madison, and two or three times a speaker mentioned that President Obama visited the campus twice in the last year. The reaction was closer to what I would expect if … Continue reading →
    - 18 May 14, 2:07am -
  • This is Why They Say “Never Ask a Question You Don’t Know the Answer to”
    MSNBC anchor Contessa Brewer thought she could score some points against Republican Congressman Rep. Mo Brooks by snarkily asking “Do you have a degree in economics?” while she was interviewing him. His reply? “Yes ma’am I do, highest honors.…
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  • More From My Sheriff

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  • Something New
    I just purchased my first turkey hunting permit. Looking forward to trying that, the time slot I have is for mid-May this year.
    - 20 Mar 14, 5:40pm -
  • Gratuitous Gun Pics
    I purchased this a while back to fill the 22 pistol slot in the Must Have Gun List. Ruger MK II with a 12 inch barrel and a Leopold 4 power scope. … Continue reading →
    - 18 Mar 14, 2:01am -

DC Handgun Info

Dustin's Gun Blog

  • Save Thousands on your Electric Bill
    I'd like to welcome our newest sponsor - Solar City.  When we sat down with our Solar City Rep he created a lease package for us that is going to save us Thousands of dollars on our...
    - 25 May 13, 1:52am -
  • Teacher Arrested in Kansas for Bearing Arms
    Do we create a "safe" environment when we disarm teachers and force them to be defenseless?  Or worse - arrest them?  I think not.  Not only is it unconstitutional to disarm our...
    - 25 May 13, 1:25am -
  • Turn in your Arms - the Government will take care of you
    Turning in weapons worked really well for the Native Americans didn't it?  Then again, maybe not.  If you have any doubts just look up Wounded Knee.
    - 1 May 13, 2:47pm -
    The folks over at were kind enough to send me a few samples of their products to try out and review.   I am happy to say that after using the products that I received I am 100%...
    - 26 Apr 13, 4:00pm -
  • Guns in America
    The Blaze has a very cool series named Guns in America that is helping to spread truth and dispel myth.  Recent topics include Women & Guns, Gun Industry Employment, and Gun Ownership....
    - 26 Apr 13, 1:09am -
  • Standing up for Free Speech
    8th grader Jared Marcum was not the first youth to be unjustifiably disciplined for wearing an NRA Shirt, but I believe he may be the first to wear the exact same shirt on the very first day...
    - 25 Apr 13, 9:52pm -
  • Star Parker - Standing up for Gun Rights
    Three must see videos posted by gun rights activist Star Parker:
    - 22 Mar 13, 7:37pm -
  • Arizona Ranked #1 for Gun Owners
    Guns and Ammo ranked all of the States to see where gun owners enjoyed the most freedom, and I'm happy to report that Arizona was ranked number 1 on the list with 49 out of a maximum of 50 points!...
    - 20 Mar 13, 3:09am -
  • Equal Gun Rights!
    From the SAF. Find additional details at
    - 27 Feb 13, 7:57pm -
  • AZ Representative Harper Opposes War on 2nd Amendment
    Arizona Representative Harper:  The issue is Mental Health, not the 2nd Amendment:
    - 20 Dec 12, 2:58pm -

Minuteman Review

  • Aporkalypse Now
    I don't know about you but I think it should be illegal not to do this.
    - 12 Mar 13, 7:16pm -
  • MTV Warns America
    Ironic that this commercial was made during the Bush Administration, and Obama has only continued the same policies, but worse.
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  • Kudos to Ruger! you so much to Ruger for making it so easy for people to contact the President, Vice-President, your Senators, Representative, Governor, Lieutenant Governor, State-Level Elected Officials and…
    - 12 Jan 13, 8:05pm -
  • I need help loading the bullets into the clip
    I have this clip and some bullets and I just cannot figure out how you are suppose to load them. Can anyone help?Confused? Find out what the difference is between a "Clip and a Magazine".
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  • Why Would a Gunowner Need More than 10 Rounds?
    Consider this, the woman shoots the intruder 6 times. He lays down and cries, and then gets up and leaves. What if there were more than 1 attacker? What if there were 3?
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  • Gun Grabbers Reveal Their Plan
    OK, it is fair to say that we knew their plan for a long time, if we were paying attention.We knew Obama wanted to disarm Americans and create more gun control. I knew many people throughout Obama's first term though, even gun owners, who told me tha…
    - 5 Jan 13, 11:49pm -
  • Gun Control Facts
    The information of this post is copied from this link at GOA, and contains more information if you click on the link below. Highlights* Guns are used 2.5 million times a year in self-defense. Law-abiding citizens use…
    - 25 Dec 12, 1:46am -
  • Assault Weapon bans, Hi-Cap Magazines, and the NRA
    For starters, I don't like to call them "hi-cap" or "High Capacity" magazines, because they are really just standard capacity or full capacity magazines for the most part.A Glock 17 with a standard magazine holds 17 rounds of 9mm, and can be carried…
    - 24 Dec 12, 4:49am -
  • Saiga AK Conversion 7.62x39
    These are a great price for a high quality AK if you buy them and convert it yourself. Conversion cost about $100-150 and takes some tools and an hour or two.
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  • What is an "Assault Rifle"?
    Whenever we hear politicians, media, and others who are uneducated on the subject referring to AR15 and AK47 pattern semi autos, we often hear the term "Assault Rifle" thrown about as well. Some will claim that "AR" actually stands for "Assault Rifle…
    - 20 Dec 12, 6:38pm -

Gears of Guns

  • Video: Ritter and Stark
    I like this rifle. I have been in contact with Ritter and Stark and I have told them I want to see this rifle in the American market because of how awesome it is! I am on a caliber conversion kick right now with the #WindhamProject, so the Ritter & S…
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  • Poll of the Week: When Do You Train with Your Conceal Carry?
    With all the craziness lately, this world seems to be getting darker every day. So, my question to you is, when do you conceal (or open) carry? Take our poll here.
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  • Video Tuesday!!! Vltor: The True Stock Options
    Today we look at 6 Vltor stocks in Black, FDE/Tan and Foliage Green. Vltor sent the IMOD and the EMOD stocks for us to test on the #WindhamProject. I love the fact that the EMOD stock has the battery compartment for my CR123s.  The IMOD stock is sma…
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  • CGI– Wooden Edition
    This week on Cool Guns of The Internet. Todays post is brought to you by God and Nature in the form of wood.If you have a firearm you would like us to post in next weeks CGI all you have to do is send us a picture of your firearms via email, at “pi…
    - 5 days ago 18 Jul 16, 10:00am -
  • Eliminating the Flash
    Baffles are the most typical style of suppressors you see. You see them in the hands of NFA approved gun owners, television shows, movies, and video games. For me, baffle can suppressors, are the epitome of the espionage world. They look really cool…
    - 9 days ago 15 Jul 16, 3:05am -
  • H&K VP9 Overview
    Matthew is back at it again with his latest video on his H&K pistols. Today he is looking at his VP9. Today I wanted to cover the main reasons I like the VP9. I like how easy the break down is, and how the interchangeable back and side stripes works.…
    - 9 days ago 14 Jul 16, 10:00am -
  • Name This Gun: 7-13-16 Answer SX-1 MTR
    Ritter & Stark SX-1 MTR [UPDATE]   The SX-1 MTR is an Austrian bolt action rifle that has an interesting modularity to it. It was designed by the Russian team who helped bring the Orsis T5000 to life. They have built a platform that allows the end u…
    - 10 days ago 13 Jul 16, 10:00am -
    Today we talk about how my spine looks like an AXTS Raptor charging handle. AXTS has sent us out the awesome Talon Safety Selector switch, QD endplate and my new Raptor charging handle for the #WindhamProject. The #WindhamProject is a Windham Weaponr…
    - 11 days ago 12 Jul 16, 10:00am -
  • Reblog of the Day: TheFirearmBlog – Volquartsen’s Red, White & Blue 22 Rifle
      In addition to the unique styling, Volquartsen Firearms included a number of performance features including: CNC machined receiver made of stainless steel with integral Weaver type optic mount 18.5″ threaded, match grade barrel a forward blow co…
    - 12 days ago 11 Jul 16, 11:00pm -
  • CGI–1911 Edition
    This week on Cool Guns of The Internet. Todays post is brought to you by The 1911. If you have a firearm you would like us to post in next weeks CGI all you have to do is send us a picture of your firearms via email, at “”…
    - 12 days ago 11 Jul 16, 10:00am -

God, Gals, Guns, Grub

  • We live with guns...
    Our dogs are part of our family. I've always said that we don't own them, we live with them. They live in our home and our lives fully.  Recently, our friend Melody Lauer made a comment on Facebook about living with guns. Our family is the same with…
    - 15 Dec 15, 10:14pm -
  • Six considerations to maintain perishable self-defense skills...
    Many of us are life-long learners, continuing to build our knowledge, skills, and abilities through various endeavors... but how do we maintain the previous knowledge, skills, and abilities we've acquired? This is really were balance, planning, and t…
    - 23 Nov 15, 2:00pm -
  • Over 18,500 rounds through a Ruger SR9...
    To admit my bias up-front, most people who know me know I love all things Ruger. Ruger is an innovative (especially in manufacturing), debt-free company that produces American-made guns made by hard-working Americans... and that's something that has…
    - 16 Nov 15, 12:16am -
  • Blinded by the light... shining in YOUR face!
    As I drove up the long lane to the house, the lights of a vehicle suddenly came on and momentarily blinded me. I quickly stopped the cruiser about a hundred yards from the other vehicle just as my eyes adjusted and the silhouette of a man with a shot…
    - 8 Nov 15, 6:55pm -
  • Five reasons to shoot your Every-Day-Carry Self-Defense ammunition!
    Like everyone else in a time zone that follows Daylight Savings Time... we set our clocks back an hour last night and enjoyed an extra hour of sleep. This also begins a semi-annual ritual we have in our "prepping" mindset of checking, changing, updat…
    - 2 Nov 15, 2:35am -
  • Six Self-Defense Commands and Strategies for Families…
    Every parent wants to protect their family, children, and loved ones… but few have actually taken the time to plan, prepare, and practice for emergencies and violent encounters with their families. Now please understand that preparing for the possi…
    - 26 Jun 15, 12:48pm -
  • Tactical First Aid and System Collapse Medicine instructed by Greg Ellifritz
    Over the years, my wife, daughter and I have completed various training opportunities to learn first aid, CPR, and AED usage. I had some basic "tactical" first aid as a police officer years ago and my daughter will be a senior this coming fall as she…
    - 1 Jun 15, 5:55am -
  • KA-BAR TDI Law Enforcement Knife and Edge/Equipped Sheath
    A good knife has always been an essential for me. Back in my day, carrying my Buck 110 Finger-groove Folding Hunter on my belt in a leather sheath to high school was no big deal. Later on, that same knife was on my duty belt as a police officer in th…
    - 6 Apr 15, 4:30pm -
  • Try some drive-by dryfire practice...
    A recent video posted online of the woman being kidnapped and robbed has generated a lot of discussion on the internet. Kathy Jackson over at the Cornered Cat has a great write up about that particular situation, but one question I have for those of…
    - 1 Mar 15, 2:15am -
  • Two are one and one is none...
    I have often joked that the secret to a good marriage is to marry a woman who loves guns and motorcycles as much as you do.  My gal is a fiery, sassy redhead with a mind of her own... and the Good Lord knows we've seen a lot of guns and motorcycles…
    - 15 Feb 15, 8:42pm -

Gun Free Zone

  • newC’mon Florida
    A police officer shot an unarmed black man in the street with his hands up.  This was captured on cell phone video.  The black man is a therapist at a group home and he was trying to assist an autistic man who had escaped the home and was playing w…
    - 53 mins ago 23 Jul 16, 6:19pm -
  • newThat is some special kind of stupid.
    We are used to read about guns stolen from Law Enforcement vehicles.  Unfortunately it seems some members of the LEO community think their vehicles are immune to the failings of the common man when the opposite is true. But in this particular case,…
    - 8 hours ago 23 Jul 16, 11:00am -
  • newEuropean Gun Violence Plan

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  • Mennonite shooting spree in Munich.
    NRA and Trump blamed for not allowing Universal Background Checks for all gun buys, hating gays and something to do with the No-Fly list.
    - 1 day ago 22 Jul 16, 6:41pm -
  • What would you do?
    A 13 year old girl shot two people who worked at a beauty supply store.  The girl and her friend were kicked out for shoplifting.  When they came back, the cops were called on them.  The friend was arrested on an outstanding juvenile warrant.  …
    - 2 days ago 22 Jul 16, 3:20am -
  • Just to piss people off.

    - 2 days ago 22 Jul 16, 2:20am -
  • About the Ted Cruz thing.
    If you’re pissed off because Ted Cruz didn’t endorse the man who attacked his wife’s looks and history of depression, insinuated his father was a murderer, andcalled him a liar, a globalist, and essentially a crackpot, then YOU are the problem…
    - 2 days ago 21 Jul 16, 6:25pm -

My Gun Culture

  • Blackhawk! SpecOps Gen III Shotgun Stock
    It’s hard to beat a Remington 870 for reliability in almost any conditions. A Remington 870 also likes to beat the taste right out of your mouth when it comes to recoil, especially when you’re shooting full-power slug and buckshot loads. It all c…
    - 1 day ago 22 Jul 16, 1:50pm -
  • First Look: Shield Mini Sightsield Mini Sights
    When I first opened the Shield Mini Sight, I have to admit I had a bit of a ho-hum reaction. That’s because they’re made of polymer, so I had a gut reaction that they might not be all that durable. On further reflection, it occurred to me that du…
    - 1 day ago 22 Jul 16, 1:05pm -
  • Thomson Center’s New Compass Rifle – Affordable Minute of Angle Accuracy
    As I write this, the new Compass rifle from Thompson Center / Smith & Wesson will be very close to shipping to retailers across the country. There are infinity-million bolt-action rifles on the market already, so what makes this one special? Three th…
    - 5 days ago 18 Jul 16, 1:27pm -
  • Optics Buying Guide: Scope Mounts
      You want accuracy and repeatability and you don’t want to overspend on mounts. But, the best optic and rifle combination on the planet will fail with cheap rings and mounts. Cutting corners on mounts is like buying a sports car and putting truck…
    - 7 days ago 16 Jul 16, 1:55pm -
  • The Terrorist Attack and Concealed Carry
    Paris…San Bernardino…Orlando…Istanbul. The list of terrorist attacks is getting longer, and will likely grow longer in the future. Terrorist attacks are the terrible new reality, and they are harsh reminders that you alone are responsible for t…
    - 8 days ago 15 Jul 16, 11:46pm -
  • Three Ideas For Home Defense On A Budget
    This article originally appeared at Ammoland. By Tom McHale USA –-( If you listen to White House Press Secretaries, you’ll keep hearing things like “unemployment is at the lowest rate in 43 million years…” and other such nonse…
    - 15 days ago 8 Jul 16, 1:52pm -
  • Ammo Test: Sig Sauer 300 Blackout 125-grain Supersonic Match Grade
    The Sig Sauer Ammunition folks have been somewhat busy the past couple of years. Entering the ammo business a couple of years ago, they started with a few assorted pistol calibers. Now, they offer dozens of loadings including .223, .308, 300 Win Mag,…
    - 15 days ago 8 Jul 16, 1:41pm -
  • The Terrorist Attack Action Plan
    Events like the recent terrorist attacks in Orlando and Istanbul tend to shake us to our very core. Intellectually, we know something like that can happen any time. Emotionally, we’re never really ready. After learning about such an attack, you may…
    - 16 days ago 7 Jul 16, 1:48pm -
  • Optical Sights On A Handgun? One Guys Experience
    There’s been much hullaballoo over the use of red dot sights like the Trijicon RMR, Shield MiniSight, Leupold DeltaPoint, and Sig Sauer Romeo on handguns. Some credible trainers claim they’re the best thing since sliced bread for defensive use. O…
    - 20 days ago 3 Jul 16, 1:44pm -
  • Gun Review: Beretta PX4 Storm
    By necessity, most gun reviews offer a quick look at features and cursory reports on a couple of hundred rounds of shooting over one or two range trips. That’s the nature of the beast when a gun is new on the market, and people want to know about i…
    - 21 days ago 2 Jul 16, 1:17pm -

Gun Pundit

  • Cleveland Police Union to the US Constitution: DROP DEAD
    "I don't care if it's constitutional or not at this point," Stephen Loomis, president of Cleveland Police Patrolmen's Association, told CNN....This is a summary only. Visit GunPundit for the whole story.
    - 6 days ago 17 Jul 16, 8:27pm -
  • Ryan losing again
    “If the bill becomes law, it will mark a massive expansion of the government’s ability to restrict gun rights on the basis of precrime—a crime not yet committed.” -- Freedom Caucus member Justin Amash (R-Mich.)...This is a summary only. Visi…
    - 17 days ago 6 Jul 16, 7:20pm -
  • CRIME SOLVED: Wear ‘Don’t Shoot/Rob/Rape Me’ Bracelets
    Sweden’s police chief unveiled the force’s latest weapon in the fight against sexual assault: wristbands reading “Don’t touch me”....This is a summary only. Visit GunPundit for the whole story.
    - 22 days ago 1 Jul 16, 1:56pm -
  • This Just In: Criminals Break the Law
    Study Learns Chicago Criminals DON’T Buy Their Guns Legally The study learned that virtually zero criminals have ever used the internet or gun shows, because that method is easily traceable. It’s much safer for a criminal to acquire firearms on t…
    - 24 days ago 29 Jun 16, 12:35pm -
  • NBA’s Steve Kerr believes the Bill of Rights is ‘Outdated’
    Steve Kerr, head coach of the NBA’s Golden State Warriors, thinks that the Bill of Rights is ‘outdated.’ He also thinks that lots of people own automatic weapons. Steve Kerr is very confused.[/caption]NBA coach Steve Kerr rails against ‘total…
    - 25 days ago 28 Jun 16, 2:29pm -
  • Three Strikes for LEOs?
    Some PDs used the 3 Strikes law to scare arrestees into reforming their bad habits. Maybe the sentence should have been built for cops, as well....This is a summary only. Visit GunPundit for the whole story.
    - 25 days ago 28 Jun 16, 12:25pm -
  • Big Shootings Only Happen in Safe Places
    The most dangerous place in the world must be a gun show: It's a giant room full of macho, vigilante maniacs with itchy trigger fingers and several guns apiece, with evil assault rifles everywhere, and a mysterious loophole that somehow allows the cr…
    - 26 days ago 27 Jun 16, 2:59pm -
  • Remember: The Orlando Shooter was a Democrat
    The killer was a registered Democrat who swore allegiance to ISIS. I know! Let's make a banner about how Republicans are evil....This is a summary only. Visit GunPundit for the whole story.
    - 26 days ago 27 Jun 16, 12:12pm -
  • John Lewis wants to prevent himself and especially James Robinson (all of them) from buying guns
    Here is a list of some interesting folks wrongly added to the no-fly list: 1. Democratic Congressmen John Lewis 2. Senator Ted Kennedy 3. CNN Reporter Drew Griffin 4. 8-year-old Cub Scout Mikey Hicks and his father, who shares the same name 5. Journa…
    - 29 days ago 24 Jun 16, 7:00pm -
  • John Lewis was Once Erroneously Placed on No-Fly List He Wants to Use to Deny Due Process

    - 29 days ago 24 Jun 16, 12:59pm -

Home on the Range

  • newFighting for Something - Thoughts on Self Defense
    I posted a shorter version of this a few years ago.  I thought of it again today, as on the news was a heartbreaking story of a young women in Ohio, abducted off her bicycle in a farming area.  Her boyfriend,who had been her best friend since age 1…
    - 20 hours ago 22 Jul 16, 11:12pm -
  • Snack Attack!
    Partner in Grime was on the road the first part of the week, so with taking care of Abby by myself (she gets several walks a day), the yard and trash and such,with work and the commute into the city, it was a bit hectic around here.  I did get the b…
    - 2 days ago 21 Jul 16, 9:21pm -
  • Herdsman Chili - Dinner with some Kick
    Chili tends to be a dish most people make in winter - but I like to make a pot in the summer on the weekend.  It's a way to crock pot cook so I don't have to heat the oven and leftovers are great on a baked potato or a piece of cornbread with a big…
    - 4 days ago 20 Jul 16, 1:49am -
  • That Show Should Be a Crime
    Mom!  Mom!  Animal Planet is on!I watch very little TV, some Discovery Channel,  Mythbusters, Top Gear, Firefly, Castle, Dr. Who, Corner Gas, all on tape as I don't have a TV or cable (getting cheap tapes and watching on the big computer monitor i…
    - 5 days ago 18 Jul 16, 9:36pm -
  • Seeing Red - For the Sporting Dog Lovers - A Question
    Abby Lab's fur glows bright red there when the sun hits it.  She is a Lab mix, not purebred.  Since she was dumped at a high kill shelter with no information other than her birth date, I'm not sure what she is mixed with.  But as she had multiple…
    - 7 days ago 17 Jul 16, 12:27am -
  • Leveling the Playing Fields
    Tonight  was Mexican Train night.  Partner in Grime has been on the road a lot the last month so when he got home a few days ago, it was to a home cooked meal as his traveling food lately has been limited to canned soup, sub sandwiches and a pub in…
    - 8 days ago 16 Jul 16, 1:35am -
  • Pretend It's a Plan.
    “The universe is big. It’s vast and complicated and ridiculous. And sometimes, very rarely, impossible things just happen and we call them miracles.” — The Doctor, Season 5, Episode 12“You want weapons? We’re in a library! Books! The best…
    - 10 days ago 14 Jul 16, 2:39am -
  • When the Going Gets Tough - The Tough Break out the Margaritas
    With all the bad going on in the world right now - I'm not even going to touch religion, politics or racism for risk of my blood pressure going up. So for tonight -Margarita Chicken Enchiladas! I made this up as I went along and tried to use products…
    - 11 days ago 13 Jul 16, 12:47am -
  • May Your Trails be Crooked
    After a wonderful couple of days off, my Monday was, as my Mom would say, "interesting". It was early morning.  I had to be in my expensive midnight blue "court suit" so I could perhaps help win one for the good guys today.  I stepped out into…
    - 12 days ago 11 Jul 16, 11:15pm -
  • The Devil Made Me Do It
    The little  solar powered devil with the forks in his hand was something my only brother always had in the window.  After a debilitating motorcycle accident some 10+ years ago that had him in and out of the hospital for a year, trying to fix a crus…
    - 14 days ago 10 Jul 16, 1:17am -

Jerking the Trigger

  • newHacked! – Smith & Bradley Sans-13 Evolution
    How do you know when your work is really starting to get noticed? Well, when hackers try to take down your latest project that is a pretty good clue that you are onto something. That is what happened recently to Smith & Bradley watches on the very da…
    - 56 mins ago 23 Jul 16, 6:16pm -
  • newPropper Reversible Pouches
    Propper’s new Reversible Pouches are an EDC-Packaphile’s wet dream. These MOLLE compatible pouches are available in 3 sizes and can be turned inside-out to reveal that they can also be mounted on loop material! It’s one pouch with two attachmen…
    - 1 hour ago 23 Jul 16, 5:51pm -
  • Special 1404 Sling from Blue Force Gear
    Every once in a while Blue Force Gear rolls out special versions of their slings. These special versions are often just standard slings with special camo patterns or custom color combinations but the most special ones have all new elements or unique…
    - 1 day ago 22 Jul 16, 6:10pm -
  • Grey Ghost Gear Lightweight Assault Pack… in Flectarn
    If you are a little bit of a camo nerd (I know a few of you are), you may find this interesting. The excellent Lightweight Assault Pack from Grey Ghost Gear is now available in Germany’s well known camo pattern, Flectarn (500D)!
    - 1 day ago 22 Jul 16, 5:08pm -
  • KE Arms Glock Slide Blanks
    KE Arms continues to round out their selection of Glock parts and one of the newest are their KE17 and KE19 Slide Blanks. If you want to have some custom machine work done on your Glock but don’t want to cut up your original slide, these could be a…
    - 2 days ago 21 Jul 16, 6:57pm -
  • CRKT Field Strip Technology
    I cringe whenever I see someone using a folding knife to process a game animal. I know it can be done and I’ve done it myself but all I can think about is what a pain it is going to be to clean the blood, fat, and hair out of the knife. Apparently,…
    - 2 days ago 21 Jul 16, 4:54pm -
  • 10-Round Adjustable AICS/AW Mag Pouch from Armageddon Gear
    The 10-Round Adjustable AICS/AW Mag Pouch from Armageddon Gear can be a very versatile part of your precision rifle support gear. This single pouch handles 5 and 10 round AICS and AW magazines with a very easy adjustment that ensures you never have t…
    - 3 days ago 20 Jul 16, 6:34pm -
  • Custom Hand Forged Tomahawks by Walk by Faith 777
    What if you could customize every aspect of a forged tomahawk as easily as ordering off a menu at a restaurant? That is exactly what Walk by Faith 777 offers. The northern Michigan based forge offers true custom, hand-made tomahawks at a reasonable p…
    - 3 days ago 20 Jul 16, 5:08pm -
  • Stout Gear Knives Redesigns the Oxe
    Stout Gear Knives just introduced the Oxe V2. The original Oxe sported a slightly recurve blade and filled the large camp knife niche in their line. The new Oxe V2 still works as a large camp knife but it’s chopping credentials have been beefed up…
    - 4 days ago 19 Jul 16, 5:49pm -
  • ACE Rail Sling Mount with QD
    I have been using the original ACE Rail Sling Mounts (SMR) for years. I have always appreciated the simplicity of the design which is a simple sling loop, milled from a single block of aluminum, and clamped to the rail with a single bolt. Now ACE is…
    - 4 days ago 19 Jul 16, 2:29pm -

Arms Vault

  • Weaver Grand Slam Riflescope with MultiStop Turret
    Weaver Grand Slam Riflescope with MultiStop Turret Makes Long Range Shooting Easier Than Ever Before Revolutionary System Lets Shooters Customize Ballistics Turret and Reconfigure It for Different Loads and Firearms OVERLAND PARK, Kansas (July 21, 20…
    - 2 days ago 22 Jul 16, 4:14am -
  • Walker’s Razor-X Electronic Hearing Protection
    For years, I’ve used the same hearing protection at the shooting range. While they work well, there is no escaping the inherent disadvantages of earmuffs… they can be hot, and can sometimes interfere with getting a good cheek weld on your rifle…
    - 2 days ago 21 Jul 16, 8:04pm -
  • The Second Amendment is for All Americans
    Don’t let politicians manipulate you into thinking that the Second Amendment isn’t meant for you. The Second Amendment is for all Americans! If a politician wants to take away your right to defend yourself, your mission is clear… Vote against t…
    - 2 days ago 21 Jul 16, 4:33pm -
  • Leading Outdoor Companies Partner to Aid Families in Need
    Leading Outdoor Companies Partner to Aid Families in Need July 2016 Michigan City, IN – ( – Realtree is partnering with Browning and Winchester Firearms, as well as Baron Technology, Inc. and, to commemorate their 30t…
    - 3 days ago 21 Jul 16, 4:35am -
  • Smith & Wesson’s Battenfeld Technologies to Acquire Taylor Brands
    Smith & Wesson®’s Battenfeld Technologies to Acquire Taylor Brands Asset Acquisition Will Add Recognized Knife Brands to Accessories Platform Closing Expected August 2016 SPRINGFIELD, Mass., July 18, 2016 — ( – Smith & Wesson Hol…
    - 3 days ago 21 Jul 16, 3:50am -

Legally Armed in Detroit

  • Detroit Michigan SATURDAY CPL CLASS - JULY 30th, 2016 - 10am Start - RSVP NOW
    SATURDAY CPL CLASS - JULY 30th, 2016 - 10am StartWe are pleased to announce our next public Michigan Concealed Pistol License CCW/CPL Class of this year! So, if you have a desire to qualify for a Concealed Pistol License, so that you can become safe,…
    - 4 days ago 19 Jul 16, 10:24pm -
  • Rick Ector "Aims" To Train 500 Women How To Safely Operate A Firearm
    Rick Ector To Provide 500 Women With FREE Shooting LessonsL.A.I.D. 5th Annual FREE Firearm Shooting Event For Women!Six years ago, I saw a news telecast about a woman's body that was discarded in the street as an after-thought after she was murdere…
    - 9 days ago 15 Jul 16, 5:43am -
  • Detroit Michigan Area Concealed Pistol License (CPL) Class - Saturday, July 16th, 2016
    SATURDAY CPL CLASS - JULY 16th, 2016 - 10am StartWe are pleased to announce our next public Michigan Concealed Pistol License CCW/CPL Class of this year! So, if you have a desire to qualify for a Concealed Pistol License, so that you can become safe,…
    - 9 days ago 15 Jul 16, 4:50am -
  • Michigan Radio Asks Rick Ector About Armed Driving
    Michigan Radio Asks Rick Ector About Armed Driving Earlier this week, I spoke with Cynthia Canty of Michigan Radio on the subject of how lawfully armed citizens should handle stops by law enforcement. Click the link to hear my tips.http://michiganr…
    - 9 days ago 15 Jul 16, 3:24am -
  • NPR Asks Rick Ector About Driving While Armed
    NPR Asks Rick Ector About Driving While ArmedAs a black man, am I terrified to be behind the wheel while armed during a traffic stop? I shared my answer with NPR. Check it out!…
    - 9 days ago 15 Jul 16, 3:16am -
  • Rick Ector Addressed BBRC on Gun Rights and Due Process
    Rick Ector Addressed BBRC on Gun Rights and Due ProcessOn July 13th, 2016, I addressed the Birmingham - Bloomfield Hills Republican Club (BBRC) on the twin subjects of Gun Rights and Due Process. The upcoming Presidential election looms large. The n…
    - 9 days ago 15 Jul 16, 12:09am -
  • Rick Ector To Provide 500 Women With FREE Shooting Lessons
    Rick Ector To Provide 500 Women With FREE Shooting LessonsL.A.I.D. 5th Annual FREE Firearm Shooting Event For Women!The event page serves as a notification tool for our annual community service event - FREE firearm shooting lesson for women.READ THAT…
    - 18 days ago 6 Jul 16, 6:02am -
  • NRA Certified Range Safety Officer Certification - Sunday, July 17th, 2016 - RSVP NOW
    NRA Range Safety Officer (RSO) Certification ClassSunday, July 17th, 2016 at 10amThe nine hour course is designed to provide candidates with the knowledge, skills, and attitude essential to organizing, conducting, and supervising safe shooting activi…
    - 18 days ago 5 Jul 16, 11:06pm -
  • Rick Ector Addressed the Wayne County Campaign for Liberty Organization
    Rick Ector Addressed the Wayne County Campaign for Liberty OrganizationOn Thursday, June 30th, of 2016, Rick Ector addressed the Wayne County Campaign for Liberty organization on the subjects of Gun Rights and Due Process.The talk took on added signi…
    - 18 days ago 5 Jul 16, 8:41pm -
  • Rick Ector Featured in the New York Times - My American Dream
    Rick Ector Featured in the New York Times - My American DreamLast summer, I was contacted by a Canadian photo-journalist - Ian Brown. He asked me to be a subject in a project that he was compiling entitled, "My American Dream."As such, he wanted to d…
    - 19 days ago 4 Jul 16, 11:37pm -

Learn About Guns

NFA Gun Trust Lawyer Blog

    Notes From the American Outback

    • On Green Mountain
      Early in July, on the 1st actually, the dogs and I drove to the top of Green Mountain, in Wyoming, to spend a week or so in that very special place. I had stumbled upon Green Mountain in 1970 when on my way to the Grand Tetons and then the Pacific co…
      - 26 Jul 15, 9:16pm -
    • Running over snakes
      A few days ago I was on my motorbike going to a distant pasture and I ran over this fellow. I saw him too late and all I could do was avoid putting on the brakes. I stopped and went back. He seemed unhurt, and very angry at me. I was glad I hadn't hu…
      - 17 Jun 15, 8:30pm -
    • Mus kingtutticus
      I am working on cleaning out and rearranging my shop building. This deceased citizen was in the bottom of one of the boxes I am triaging and discarding. There was a kind of macabre beauty to him and so I had to photograph the corpus. Few small corpse…
      - 15 Jun 15, 11:28pm -
    • Another branding
      On Friday I went to a roundup and branding that I have attended for almost a decade now. It's always a good event, attended by a fine group of riders and ropers. And of course the BBQ at the end is worth the trip alone!These events are the 'social ev…
      - 15 Jun 15, 11:12pm -
    • Jack Report
      I am very happy to report-- ecstatic would be more like it!-- that Jack is doing fine. The vet prescribed a one-month of antibiotics and at the end of that, late last week, his x-rays showed no signs of the spots that had appeared on the first set. T…
      - 15 Jun 15, 11:04pm -
    • This is getting ridiculous
      Rain, rain, and more rain. Not the insistent downpours my friends in Texas are getting, but a steady, day by day rain that keeps you inside while the grass grows, and grows, and grows.  It may be good for ranchers (who are, after all, grass farmers)…
      - 25 May 15, 6:13pm -
    • My Jack is Sick
      How sick remains to be seen.He developed a cough on our trip. Not extreme, but intermittent. At a recent routine exam/vaccination visit to my vet, he thought some x-rays might be in order. The radiographs revealed spots on his lymph nodes.Since we ha…
      - 23 May 15, 2:28am -
    • The Two-wheel Solution, Part the Second
      Later we camped for a few weeks in the Prescott National Forest. The urge to explore and reach out into the countryside got even stronger. There were miles and miles of NF roads and trails and ranch roads that begged to be ridden, explored, photograp…
      - 21 May 15, 6:20pm -
    • Western Arizona & The Two-wheel Solution
      Sunrise from our camp west of Quartzsite. Quartzsite is a very strange place indeed. It has the air of a carnival, and the overall feeling is that you will come back in the morning to find everything, and everyone gone, nothing left but a few tent pe…
      - 21 May 15, 6:01pm -
    • Late May on the High Plains
      About three inches yesterday and overnight. For this I returned from Arizona? Shouldn't complain though, as we have had killer blizzards later than this.
      - 20 May 15, 1:52pm -

    Of Arms and Law

    • newOnly law enforcement is fit to have guns, part 1,230
      Officer (incorrectly) thinks caregiver is in danger, solves problem by shooting him. The caregiver says he asked why the fellow shot him, and the officer in confusion frankly replied, "I don't know."
      - 15 hours ago 23 Jul 16, 4:13am -
    • Sheriff David Clarke chews up CNN's Don Lemon
      Footage here.
      - 5 days ago 18 Jul 16, 10:10pm -
    • I didn't know this....
      Donald Trump's big sister is a senior judge on the Third Circuit Court of Appeals.
      - 5 days ago 18 Jul 16, 7:50pm -
    • As-applied challenge succeeds in PA
      Joshua Prince discusses the result in Keyes v. Lynch (M.D. Pa.). Plaintiffs were two individuals who had been subject to brief mental commitments ten years ago, one of whom subsequently served in the military and is currently employed as an (armed)…
      - 9 days ago 14 Jul 16, 3:44pm -
    • SAF sues over adoptive parents' rights in Illinois
      Story here. Apparently the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services has decided that gun owners are unfit to adopt children. I suspect the lawsuit will lead them to reconsider their bigotry.
      - 10 days ago 14 Jul 16, 4:09am -
    • It is possible he and his friends might make it to the elevators
      Some sorta academic clown suggests he and some buddies might storm NRA headquarters.It'd be like "The Keystone Cops Storm Okinawa." Amusing, but rather messy for the cleanup crews. Of course an anti gunner sees nothing wrong with homicide, that's…
      - 17 days ago 7 Jul 16, 5:31am -
    • That little meeting at the Phoenix airport
      Bill Clinton for some reason was in Phoenix, and somehow heard that AG Lynch was flying in (in a private plane apparently), and they managed to have a meeting in a private plane about grandkids and golf. "He mentioned the golf he played in Phoenix..…
      - 22 days ago 2 Jul 16, 5:42am -
    • NRA's first political TV ad for the upcoming presidential election
      Here's a preview on Youtube.
      - 24 days ago 29 Jun 16, 7:36pm -
    • A local amusement
      From the Huffington Post:"Universities in Arizona, Wisconsin, Illinois and Louisiana are bracing for outcomes ranging from hiring freezes and increased reliance on adjunct professors to layoffs and future mergers and closures of schools."The bud…
      - 25 days ago 29 Jun 16, 2:14am -
    • SCOTUS: "reckless" rather than "intentional" DV results in gun possession ban
      Voisne v. US, handed down a few hours ago. Justice Thomas dissents, with Justice Sotomayor [correction, not Kagan, thanks for pointing it out] joining two of the three parts of his dissent. Parts one and two argue (convincingly, to my eye) the inter…
      - 26 days ago 27 Jun 16, 4:13pm -

    Gun Politics NY

    • newClinton/Kaine
      Hillary has chosen Virginia Senator Tim Kaine as her running mate. While he is a bit of a disappointment to some “progressives”, he shouyld be warmly received by the antigunners. From the NY Times: “… Mr. Kaine, a gun owner himself, is a cons…
      - 6 hours ago 23 Jul 16, 1:23pm -
    • newMartins working across the aisle
      Whenever a Republican says they can “work across the aisle” it usually means they’ve totally caved and adopted the positions of the far Left. Case in point: “Both Republican Jack Martins and Democrat Tom Suozzi last Wednesday said the North S…
      - 6 hours ago 23 Jul 16, 1:03pm -
    • Chris Cox’s RNC speech
      Here is Chris Cox’s speech from last night: His 40 years remarks are a GOP talking point. See this interview by Mike Gallagher of Reince Priebus for more. I would not have gone that way. Instead, I would have highlighted Mike Pence’s 2A record.
      - 3 days ago 20 Jul 16, 3:00pm -
    • Not seeing it
      According to Newt Gingrich: “… “If we carry New York by the margin we should, we will have changed American history,” Gingrich said at a breakfast gathering of the New York Republican delegation in downtown Cleveland …” I’m not seeing N…
      - 4 days ago 19 Jul 16, 1:14pm -
    • Opting out of opting out
      Monroe County government in action.
      - 7 days ago 16 Jul 16, 12:03pm -
    • Meh
      Word is The Donald has chosen Indiana Governor Mike Pence to be his running mate. It does nothing for me.
      - 9 days ago 14 Jul 16, 7:08pm -
    • Wrong message
      The New York City Employees Retirement System voted to divest itself of companies which sell firearms.  According to City Comptroller Scott Stringer: “Today, the trustees of the New York City Employees’ Retirement System came together to divest…
      - 9 days ago 14 Jul 16, 6:36pm -

    Romeo Tango Bravo

    • NRA Annual Meeting 2016
      The National Rifle Association's Annual Meeting is upon us again with the appearance of some new products. Below you will find some of the more noteworthy additions to the market. This post will be updated as the meeting progresses.Heckler & Koch SP5…
      - 63 days ago 21 May 16, 5:09pm -
    • Long Range Shooting Handbook - A Range Bag's Best Friend
      Like most people that get into shooting I've made several missteps. The ones that I've learned most from were the ones that cost me the most money. This happens to many beginners when they've been bitten by the 'bug'. We go out and buy the gear we th…
      - 1 Mar 16, 6:59pm -
    • Griffin Armament NEW Products :: #SHOTShow2016
      Be sure to visit our SHOT Show Coverage Collection Point for more of the show!LINKSGriffin Armament Webpage
      - 23 Jan 16, 3:55am -
    • Blue Force Gear :: #SHOTShow2016
      Be sure to visit our SHOT Show Coverage Collection Point for more of the show!LINKSBlue Force Gear Webpage
      - 22 Jan 16, 2:22pm -
    • Maxpedition :: #SHOTShow2016
      Be sure to visit our SHOT Show Coverage Collection Point for more of the show!LINKSMaxpedition Webpage
      - 22 Jan 16, 2:18pm -
    • Battle Arms Development :: #SHOTShow2016
      Be sure to visit our SHOT Show Coverage Collection Point for more of the show!LINKSBattle Arms Development Webpage
      - 22 Jan 16, 2:15pm -
    • Kimber Hunter :: #SHOTShow2016
      Be sure to visit our SHOT Show Coverage Collection Point for more of the show!LINKSKimber Hunter Webpage
      - 22 Jan 16, 1:24am -
    • Aimpoint :: #SHOTShow2016
      Be sure to visit our SHOT Show Coverage Collection Point for more of the show!LINKSAimpoint Webpage
      - 21 Jan 16, 11:48pm -
    • Colt NEW Products :: #SHOTShow2016
      Be sure to visit our SHOT Show Coverage Collection Point for more of the show!LINKSColt Webpage
      - 21 Jan 16, 11:46pm -
    • Magpul NEW Products :: #SHOTShow2016
      Be sure to visit our SHOT Show Coverage Collection Point for more of the show!LINKSMagpul WebpageThe Firearms Blog - Glock Magazines
      - 21 Jan 16, 2:27pm -

    Rustmeister's Alehouse

    • Facebook Page
      So, will Facebook revive the Alehouse?I'm not sure, but it sure is easier to use than this old thing.Putting it here.
      - 4 Dec 15, 11:49pm -
    • CMP Update - Slim Pickin'
      via emailLIMITED INVENTORY AT CMP STORES(March 2013):RIFLES: The CMP currently has over 12,000 unfilled orders for rifles, ammo and other items. We also still have thousands of M1 Garands. These rifles all require inspection and repair and grading be…
      - 20 Mar 13, 3:04am -
    • CMP Update - IH Garands
      via email AGUILA .22LR AMMO. As is the case with many other sellers of .22LR ammo, the CMP has been sold out. We had posted information that we were expecting a resupply in April or May. The distributor has just informed us that the manufacturer…
      - 12 Mar 13, 12:04am -
    • CMP Update - Ammo Rationing
      Aguila .22LR Ammunition.  The CMP is sold out of caliber .22 rimfire ammunition. The manufacturer, Aguila, has advised that the earliest we can expect resupply is late April, 2013, at slightly higher pricing. We are still accepting orders and wi…
      - 5 Feb 13, 1:09am -
    • CMP Update - New Yorkers Pay Attention!
      As a result of the NY SAFE Act of 2013, effective immediately, all NY customers purchasing any CMP rifles, to include the M1 Garand, to be delivered in NY must have the rifle shipped to a NY licensed FFL dealer in NY for compliance with SAFE Act…
      - 31 Jan 13, 2:53am -
    • The Newest Example...
      ... of "Beclowning Oneself"  HAS to go to Piers Morgan after his Twitter exchange with Dana Loesch, and others. Here's my favorite:Sorry. For exposing your lack of knowledge of guns. He said that after incorrectly using the term "assault rifle"*, ma…
      - 14 Jan 13, 1:36am -
    • Thank You, David Gregory...
      ... for proving to the world that laws against ammunition magazines exceeding 10 rounds is one of the stupidest and most useless laws on the books. You shouldn't be arrested for having one on your show, in blatant violation of Washington DC's law aga…
      - 14 Jan 13, 1:19am -
    • CMP Update
      via email:The Board of Directors and the CMP staff take this opportunity to thank all our customers and competitors for their support in 2012 and wish everyone a very prosperous year in 2013. Order and email backlog. Although the staff worked man…
      - 5 Jan 13, 1:40am -
    • Michael Moore is a Big Piece of Shit
      Here's why (this time) - Michael Moore's New Years Resolutions: 4. Stop saying, "I support the troops." I don't ... why would anyone sign up for this rogue organization? Because they - aww, never mind. You wouldn't understand. You're so far remove…
      - 1 Jan 13, 9:33pm -
    • RIP Stormin' Norman
      My commander: .
      - 28 Dec 12, 1:21am -

    Semi Automatic Heart

    • House Democrats to Ban manufacture of so-called "Assault Weapons" (Semi-Automatics)

      House Democrats to Ban manufacture of so-called "Assault Weapons" (Semi-Automatics)

      Here we go again, War without end!...(S9) recipients should redirect to full website at
      - 18 Dec 15, 4:28am -
    • AR-15: Phony outrage over ad with armed Santa (Video)

      AR-15: Phony outrage over ad with armed Santa (Video)

      Local news story from Chico, California; riding the wave of media fueled obsession over semi-auto Armalite pattern rifles - (S9) recipients should redirect to fu…
      - 11 Dec 15, 10:23pm -
    • Majority of Americans OPPOSES ban on (so-called) "Assault Weapons"

      Majority of Americans OPPOSES ban on (so-called) "Assault Weapons"

      Patrick J. Egan tweeted this information.... (S9)E-Mail recipients should redirect to full website at
      - 11 Dec 15, 9:49pm -
    • AR-15: Savannah Police considering obtaining AR's, public uneasy...

      AR-15: Savannah Police considering obtaining AR's, public uneasy...

      Of all places, Savannah is the last I would expect the public would be nervous about the Police deploying semi-automatic long guns (they have some low-down dirty criminals down there, they need em')...So...Go fig'...(S9)…
      - 24 Nov 15, 7:26am -
    • California Tyranny: Bloomberg Buck$ and Political hunger for Newsom to go with anti-gun B.S. ...

      California Tyranny: Bloomberg Buck$ and Political hunger for Newsom to go with anti-gun B.S. ...

      He cares not for anything but his own "career", taking a page from mentor Diane Feinstien, appear to "do something" to bolster yourself in the public eye, but have a "no-lose strategy" i.e. If he wins this, it makes him look like a "hero", if he lose…
      - 19 Nov 15, 9:34am -
    • Apologia Bar Sinister...

      Apologia Bar Sinister...

      Don't let her good looks fool you: She is a Bytch in real life!!!Please, I feel that sometimes I am lucky just to get back into this blog to post(!!!). Ever since "Google" has decided that there should be one universal login to get to, for example, B…
      - 19 Nov 15, 9:07am -
    • AK-47: Funky Looking Hungarian AMD's confiscated by Police in Brazil...

      AK-47: Funky Looking Hungarian AMD's confiscated by Police in Brazil...

      these Morons have obviously bee watching FB videos of the MX cartel idiots...AK-47 Hungarian variant "AMD's" confiscated by Police in Brazil. "Pimped" AMD basically looks stupid, but it is apparent the owner has no viable brain cells to begin with. P…
      - 19 Nov 15, 9:03am -
    • This is how AK-47's get to Paris

      This is how AK-47's get to Paris

      Folding stock AK's on display"Guns soon became a major export commodity in the Balkans. Western Europe is the target market. “Many firearms trafficked in Europe come from the western Balkans after being held illegally after recent conflicts in the…
      - 17 Nov 15, 1:09am -
    • Cruz gets it right yet again.....

      Cruz gets it right yet again.....

      Nail on the head... recipients should redirect to full website at
      - 13 Nov 15, 8:08pm -
    • Full-Auto Pushback (USA)

      Full-Auto Pushback (USA) recipients should redirect to full website at
      - 13 Nov 15, 7:53pm -

    The Bluff

    The Defensive Handgun Blog

      We've Moved! Our new blog address is Please update your links!Also, Defensive Force Instructors LLC has a new home on the web: CLICK HERE for information about our upcoming courses and dates.*NO…
      - 28 Jan 11, 6:10pm -
    • CLE for Virginia Gun Law
      I am happy to announce that we are filling out the forms for CLE credit for Virginia. If you want to register for the October 23rd seminar, and want CLE credit for it, the fee is $125. We are submitting an application for 2.5 hours of CLE credit. Sor…
      - 29 Sep 10, 1:21am -
    • Where Even Prosecutors Can't Carry
      Uncle links to a story about a man who fires some warning shots because a gang of, well, gang members was threatening him. The comments discuss the wisdom of warning shots and legal implications.Here's some additional background. The Nassau County DA…
      - 9 Sep 10, 12:22pm -
    • Required Reading for Concealed Carry
      Here is a good write-up of a self-defense shooting that went to court twice. HT Snowflakes in HellThe defendant, Mr. Hickey, was involved in a self-defense shooting when he was attacked by three neighbors in his own driveway. He was charged with aggr…
      - 7 Sep 10, 1:18pm -
    • SIRT Pistol for Training
      Caleb has a post up on the SIRT pistol, a dedicated dry-fire handgun that shoots a laser out the barrel whenever the gun is "fired."While this seems like a good way to train, I'd be afraid that it would make me look for the laser and not call my shot…
      - 7 Sep 10, 12:42pm -
    • Malum Prohibitum
      The NY Times reports that Chicago's gun ordinance, as well as state gun laws, aren't successfully used to deter violent crime. HT Uncle.“We do bypass our ordinance because the penalties are more serious under state laws,” Ms. Hoyle said. “But t…
      - 1 Sep 10, 11:38am -
    • Chesapeake Shooting Ruled Justified
      The shooting in Chesapeake earlier this month has been ruled justified. Decent coverage here and here. Sumdood fired shots at armed citizen while said citizen was standing outside his family's home. Armed citizen, a concealed handgun permit holder, r…
      - 31 Aug 10, 2:17am -
    • Reloading Shotgun for 3-Gun Competition
      Here's a good video from the U.S. Army Marksmanship Unit on speedloading your shotty for 3-gun. Looks like a good gig if you can get it.Here's another good video with a breakdown of the shooter's technique.Permalinked for future reference.
      - 28 Aug 10, 10:22pm -
    • Getting Out of Traffic Ticket by Carrying a Gun
      Extreme Tolerance relates his story of getting out of a ticket by virtue of legally carrying a gun. The officer that pulls you over will know as soon as he looks up your license plate that you have a concealed carry permit, which with many cops is a…
      - 27 Aug 10, 11:25am -
    • Galil Ace and Krebs AK
      Galil Ace Rifle over at The Firearm Blog.As he puts it, "the consumer AK accessory industry is sure to start producing handguards, pistol grips and stocks for dressing up a AK-clone as an Galil Ace."That already exists. Here is the Krebs Custom AK ri…
      - 26 Aug 10, 12:49pm -

    The Swiss Gun Blog

    • Wahlempfehlung
      Am 18. Oktober 2015 finden in der Schweiz die Wahlen in das Schweizer Parlament statt. Die Haltung eines Politikers zur Waffenfrage ist zugleich Ausdruck seiner Haltung zur persönlichen Freiheit des Bürgers. Aufgrund von liess sich er…
      - 21 Sep 15, 8:26pm -
    • Pick up a rifle…
      “Pick up a rifle and you change instantly from a subject to a citizen” – Col. Jeff Cooper, The Art of the Rifle, chap. 1 (Image taken from the poster of the 1939 shooting tournament in Lucerne)
      - 8 Apr 15, 7:59pm -
    • The Right to Keep and Bear Arms.
      Le droit de posséder et de porter des armes découle du droit naturel, tout comme le droit de propriété, la liberté expression, le droit à l’autodétermination sexuelle, etc. La constitution ne crée pas de tels droits, elle ne peut que les…
      - 5 Apr 15, 10:17am -
    • Say No to Gun Registration
      L’enregistrement des armes vient avant leur confiscation. Non au désarmement des citoyens. Zwangsregistrierung von Waffen ist der letzte notwendige Schritt vor der Konfiskation. Nein zur Entwaffnung der Bürger.    
      - 4 Apr 15, 5:02pm -
    • Opération Vercingétorix: Il faut désarmer le citoyen
        Dans le canton de Vaud, les citoyens les contribuables peuvent rendre leurs armes à César à la police. Opération Vercingétorix: collecte d’armes prolongée en 2015 Après deux ans, le bilan satisfaisant de l’opération Vercingétorix enco…
      - 1 Apr 15, 5:09pm -
    • Swiss Revolver 1882
      Cal. 7.5mm Via SwissRifles:  The Model 1882 proved popular enough to continue it’s use, despite the fact that the Luger had been in service for many years.  The Model 1882 had the advantages of being easy to load and operate, they were easy to fi…
      - 6 Feb 15, 8:25pm -
    • Zerreissprobe
      “Je suis Charlie”  – überall stösst man gegenwärtig auf ihn, diesen vermeintlich solidarischen, vermeintlich mutigen Spruch, den so viele Leute aufsagen, predigen, geradezu hinunterbeten, den sie auf Facebook als Profilfoto, oder auf Twitte…
      - 16 Jan 15, 10:48pm -
    • Les islamistes menacent la Suisse
      via 20minutes: Dans une nouvelle vidéo de propagande tournée en Syrie, un membre de l’organisation terroriste a appelé ses «frères» à frapper, notamment, la Confédération helvétique. La vidéo en question est notamment sur Memri et vocati…
      - 14 Jan 15, 9:44pm -
    • So then I said…

      - 11 Jan 15, 5:45pm -
    • “If it saved only one life…”
      The islamist attackers of Charlie Hebdo had obviously been trained and prepared to carry out their military-style raid against journalists in the middle of Paris. Such terrorists will always go against unarmed civilians. As long as we as a society r…
      - 8 Jan 15, 9:30pm -

    The War on Guns

    • newOath Keepers Represented in Colorado Independence Day Parade
      “Attached is a photo of the Oath Keepers section, within the Southern Colorado Patriot’s Club section, in the July 4th Independence Day Parade,” George Gramlich of  The Sangre de Cristo Sentinel wrote in an email. [More]This is from that parad…
      - 21 hours ago 22 Jul 16, 10:18pm -
    • newA 'Progressive' Problem
       ...but for a core audience easily big enough to make the show a hit... [More]And therein lies the rub and the crux of the "problem." It's a question of the influence of grassroots vs. "progressive" elites. Just ask Harvey.And speaking of rubbing so…
      - 22 hours ago 22 Jul 16, 9:09pm -
    • newRun, Run, Run as Fast (and Furious) as You Can
      You can't catch me, I'm the Gunwalker Man! [More][Via Matt F]
      - 22 hours ago 22 Jul 16, 8:43pm -
    • newWe're the Only Ones Mounting Hope Enough
      A Mount Hope police officer was arrested last week for misdemeanor stalking of her former girlfriend. [More]Hell hath no fury...Also from this email:We're the Only Ones Running Down EnoughWe're the Only Ones Manhandling EnoughWe're the Only Ones Watc…
      - 23 hours ago 22 Jul 16, 8:39pm -
    • newOath Keepers Webinar
      What Patriots Must do to Counter Wave of Marxist Engineered Terrorist Violence [More]Tonight at 8 Central...
      - 23 hours ago 22 Jul 16, 8:21pm -
    • newOrlando Rules
      When Matt Bracken writes, you'd be wise to read. [More]
      - 23 hours ago 22 Jul 16, 8:17pm -
    • new"Crime Spree"
      On a rampage, this car thief tries to stay one auto theft ahead of the law. Running out of options, he breaks into a house. [More]This week on "Stop the Threat"...
      - 23 hours ago 22 Jul 16, 8:10pm -
    • newWhat the Media is Not Saying About the German Mall Shooting
      Terrifying moment gunman shouting 'f*** foreigners' opens fire outside Munich shopping centre as at least FIVE die and many are injured in shooting rampage: Police hunting for THREE gunmen  [More]Here's what people need to find out, and if they don'…
      - 23 hours ago 22 Jul 16, 8:00pm -
    • newDare Harvey Weinstein to Make Good on Anti-Gun Movie Threat
      The truth is, it’s the guy who opened his big mouth and made a threat he can’t back up who is afraid, as are those who have counseled him to quietly drop matters and hope no one notices. They’re terrified if Harvey proceeds, the resultant embar…
      - 24 hours ago 22 Jul 16, 7:19pm -
    • Out of Pocket
      Hillary Claims She is “not in the pocket of anyone” Right After Receiving $6 Million from George Soros [More]Hey, I thought John McCain brought us "campaign finance reform": a few years back, you know to keep the rest of us from banding together…
      - 1 day ago 22 Jul 16, 1:51pm -

    Traction Control

    • newToday’s New Additions: 7/23/2016
      01880 $2,029.99 Dan Wesson Bruin Single Action Semi-Automatic Pistol, 10 mm, 6.3″ Barrel, Blue Finish, G10 Grips, Two 9 Round Magazines, Long Slide, Full Beavertail Grip Safety, Aluminum Trigger, One Piece Full Length Guide Rod, Adjustable Rear Sig…
      - 6 hours ago 23 Jul 16, 1:28pm -
    • Today’s New Additions: 7/22/2016
      22612 $552.99 Savage Arms 111 DOA Hunter XP Bolt Action Rifle, 7 mm Rem, 24″ Barrel, Blue Finish, Black Synthetic Stock, One 3 Round Detachable Box Magazine, AccuTrigger, Mounted Bushnell Trophy 3-9X40MM Scope PG-19502-03-MOS $599.00 GLOCK 19 Gen 4…
      - 1 day ago 22 Jul 16, 10:51am -
    • Today’s New Additions: 7/21/2016
      UG2650204CKMBPB $619.00 GLOCK 26 Gen 4 USA Manufacture Safe Action Semi-Automatic Pistol, 9 mm, 3.43″ Barrel, Cerakote Patriot Brown Finish Slide, Cerakote Matte Brown Frame, Three 10 Round Magazines, Cleaning Rod and Brush, Interchangeable Backstr…
      - 2 days ago 21 Jul 16, 11:33am -
    • Today’s New Addition: 7/20/2016
      UG1750204CKMBPB $619.00 Glock 17 Gen 4 17 USA Manufacture Safe Action Semi-Automatic Pistol, 9 mm, 4.49″ Barrel, Cerakote Patriot Brown Slide, Cerakote Matte Brown Frame, Three 17 Round Magazines, Cleaning Rod and Brush, Interchangeable Backstraps,…
      - 3 days ago 20 Jul 16, 11:17am -
    • Today’s New Addition: 7/19/2016
      HG9SCF $449.00 Honor Defense Honor Guard Sub-Compact Double Action Semi-Automatic Pistol (Integrated Standoff), 9 mm +P, 3.2″ Barrel, Matte Black, Stainless Steel Slide, Black Polymer Frame, Two Magazines: One 7 Round and One 8 Round For Full Grip,…
      - 4 days ago 19 Jul 16, 11:18am -
    • Today’s New Additions: 7/18/2016
      47175 $912.99 Ruger M77 Hawkeye FTW Hunter Left-Hand Bolt Action Rifle, 300 Win, 24″ Barrel, Hawkeye Matte Stainless Finish, Natural Gear Camo Laminate Stock, 3+1 Round Capacity, Integral Optics Base, 1″ Scope Rings, Steel Floorplate with FTW Log…
      - 5 days ago 18 Jul 16, 11:27am -
    • 1966 Ford GT 40
      Generous offer submitted for this one:    
      - 6 days ago 17 Jul 16, 9:43pm -
    • Today’s New Additions: 7/17/2016
      21131 $308.99 Ruger 10/22 Talo Special Edition Semi-Automatic Rifle, 22 LR, 18.5″ Barrel, Matte Black Finish, 6-Position ATI Strike Force Stock, One 10 Round Magazine, Scope Base Adapter, Flash Suppressor, Picatinny Rails On Stock, Adjustable Rear…
      - 6 days ago 17 Jul 16, 11:24am -
    • Today’s New Addition: 7/16/2016
      PG-19502-01-MOS $599.00 GLOCK 19 Gen 4 Modular Optic System Safe Action Semi-Automatic Pistol, 9 mm, 4.02″ Barrel, Matte Black Finish, Polymer Frame, Finger Groove Grip, Three 10 Round Magazines, Includes Adapter Plates to Mount Popular Optics, Int…
      - 7 days ago 16 Jul 16, 11:29am -
    • Today’s New Addition: 7/15/2016
      THUN380PMC15 $341.99 Bersa Thunder 380 Combat Plus Double Action Semi-Automatic Pistol, 380 ACP, 3.5″ Barrel, Matte Blue Finish, Black Alloy Frame, OD Rubber Grips, One 15 Round Magazine, Notched-Bar Dovetailed Rear Sight, Blade Front Sight
      - 8 days ago 15 Jul 16, 11:24am -

    Virginia Shooting Sports Association

    • Gun Ban Lobby Retooling Messaging, Again
      Politico had this article earlier in the week titled Dems urged to retool their guns message that details how the group Americans for Responsible Solutions, led by former Rep. Gabby Giffords and her husband, Mark Kelly, is pushing to rebrand their…
      - 2 days ago 21 Jul 16, 3:18pm -
    • A Shooter's View of the National Trophy Team Match
      Guest post by VSSA Pistol Team MemberKent LeThe Civilian Marksmanship Program's National Trophy Team match (NTT) is an interesting match that requires each team to have at least one "tyro" - a new shooter who has never shot in the NTT before -…
      - 2 days ago 21 Jul 16, 10:56am -
    • VSSA Team Wins Oglethorpe Trophy at the 2016 National Pistol Matches
      Written by Michael Vincent Photos courtesy of John RickardsThe National Pistol Matches at Camp Perry in Ohio ran from July 11th through July 17th 2016. Camp Perry is named after Commodore Oliver Perry who defeated the British on Lake Erie in 1813 ju…
      - 3 days ago 20 Jul 16, 5:28pm -
    • 33rd Virginia Outdoor Sportsman Show Set for August 12-14
      The Virginia Outdoor Sportsman show will once again be at the Richmond International Raceway, 600 E. Laburnum Ave. Richmond VA, 23222, on August 12th, 13th and 14th.  This year's show will feature popular hunting personality Eva Shockey.  Growin…
      - 8 days ago 15 Jul 16, 6:57pm -
    • Real Solutions
      That's the title of the latest NRA-Freedom's Safest Place ad by Colion Noir.  In the new ad, Noir makes clear that every American would be better served if politicians and media members stopped fanning the flames of racism and instead focused on fix…
      - 8 days ago 15 Jul 16, 2:55pm -
    • A New Gun Control Scheme
      During Wednesday's broadcast of's Cam and Company (at about the 2 hour 15 minute mark), host Cam Edwards mentioned an article that appeared in the Huffington Post titled "Quantifying the social cost of firearms: a new approach to gun co…
      - 8 days ago 15 Jul 16, 12:40pm -
    • She Started With Deer Hunting, Now She's an Olympian
      Last week the Washington Post had another great article on Virginian Ginny Thrasher:Ginny Thrasher once dreamed of being an Olympic figure skater. While she glided up and down the ice at Fairfax Ice Arena, Thrasher thought about one day representing…
      - 10 days ago 13 Jul 16, 12:21pm -
    • Media Tries to Drive Wedge Between NRA Members and Leadership
      It started on Saturday with this article in the Washington Post titled "The NRA’s Internal Split Over Philando Castile" that tried to paint a schism between NRA members and the organization's leadership in Fairfax over the response (or lack of) in…
      - 11 days ago 12 Jul 16, 5:43pm -
    • The Hill: GOP Struggles to Find Votes for Gun Bill
      The Hill posted this article Wednesday night reporting Speaker Paul Ryan is having trouble rallying conservatives around his efforts to include an amendment related to the so-called "terrorist watch list" to an "anti-terror" package.  This follows…
      - 16 days ago 7 Jul 16, 2:45pm -
    • GOP Conservatives Revolt Against Ryan's Terror Watch List Push
      Sebastian at the blog Shall Not Be Questioned has the story here via The Hill.  Virginia's own 7th District Congressman Dave Brat was quoted in The Hill article:Added Rep. Dave Brat (R-Va.), another Freedom Caucus member: “If it is a suspected ter…
      - 17 days ago 6 Jul 16, 4:42pm -

    Yankee Gun Nuts

    • Charter Arms Pitbull – Update
      Many moons ago, we tested the Charter Arms Pitbull revolvers, which fire rimless cartridges.  We tested both the .40S&W and 9mm versions: http://www.yankeegunnuts.c…
      - 3 Jul 15, 2:51pm -
    • Condition Yellow: Nature or Nurture?
      Most shooters are at least dimly aware of the “color codes” of awareness (White/Yellow/Orange/Red) that Jeff Cooper popularized. If you read Jeff Cooper’s wikipedia entry, it defines Condition Yellow by quoting The Carry Book: Minnesota Edition…
      - 28 Jun 15, 12:00pm -
    • Bob Owens Can Go Fuck Himself
      What the hell is going on here? First, Jim Dumbo Zumbo shoots his career in the foot by going full-Fudd. Then Dickless Metcalf starts carrying the anti-gunners’ water for them, and his mealy-mouthed editor at Guns & Ammo helps him do it. Now Bob Ow…
      - 12 May 15, 11:39pm -
    • Another Bad Week for Gun-Grabbers
      Pity the anti-gun zealots.  Actually, no I don’t.  I am glad they are hitting every pothole on the road to the future. First, Sarah Brady dies, reducing the number of bloody shirts they can wave.  One less deceptive liar in the world.  And one…
      - 23 Apr 15, 12:40am -
    • The Pressure Builds
      The late, great character actor Strother Martin had many memorable lines in Cool Hand Luke.  Among them: “What we’ve got here is… failure to communicate. Some men you just can’t reach. So you get what we had here last week, which is the way…
      - 22 Apr 15, 11:58pm -
    • Little 9mm Pistols: Most Recent Update
      The popularity of 9mm handguns continues to grow. And the rights of Americans to carry concealed handguns for self-defense are becoming more entrenched across the country.  Even if some areas only try to pay lip-service to them. In light of recent p…
      - 29 Mar 15, 3:22pm -
    • CT Gun Control Update
      When the headline-hungry CT legislature passed Public Act 13-3, and it was signed into law by the stuttering dipshit Gov. Malloy, CT gun owners were legally obligated to take action with regards to any newly-redefined “assault weapons” that were…
      - 8 Feb 15, 9:31pm -
    • What You Gonna Do When They Come For You?
      “Bad Boys” doesn’t quite do them justice, these ignorant terrorist cavemen that attacked the Charlie Hebdo headquarters in Paris and killed 12 people and wounded 7 more.  It takes a special kind of backwardness for a religion to be born in the…
      - 9 Jan 15, 2:45am -
    • Happy New Year!
      Welcome to 2015! 2014 was certainly an interesting year. SigArms and HK released their first modern striker-fired pistols. (Not HK’s first striker design, which was the P7, but their first modern, market-focused design). Glock released their first…
      - 1 Jan 15, 12:19pm -
    • Gun Ownership in a time of Civil Unrest
      The aftermath of the Darren Wilson grand jury wasn’t a surprise to you was it? While not discussing the merits of the case, the many clear signs leading up to the announcement all pointed to two conclusions: that a decision not to indict would be f…
      - 28 Nov 14, 3:18pm -

    The State of Guns

    • Proposed Bill Would Allow Guns on Wisconsin’s School Grounds

      Proposed Bill Would Allow Guns on Wisconsin’s School Grounds

      A bill proposed by a Republican leader in the Wisconsin Legislature would allow residents with concealed weapons permits to carry guns on school grounds. Senate President Mary Lazich and Rep. Robert Brooks unveiled their bill Wednesday and hope to ge…
      - 14 Jan 16, 9:55pm -
    • Nevada prisons add tools to avoid shootings, but keep guns

      Nevada prisons add tools to avoid shootings, but keep guns

      Nevada prison officials say they’re adding more guards and training officers how to use rubber bullets in an effort to end deadly shootings behind bars. But they defended the presence of shotguns in prisons during a meeting today of the Board of St…
      - 14 Jan 16, 9:38pm -
    • California Bill Would Require Police Officers To Keep Guns Secure In Cars

      California Bill Would Require Police Officers To Keep Guns Secure In Cars

      A bill introduced to the California Senate Tuesday would step up safety measures for handguns left in vehicles by law enforcement, according to state officials. Senate Bill 869, introduced by state Senator Jerry Hill, D-San Mateo and Santa Clara Coun…
      - 13 Jan 16, 7:17pm -
    • Marlboro man accused of pulling stun gun at Hudson restaurant

      Marlboro man accused of pulling stun gun at Hudson restaurant

      A Marlboro man was arrested Friday after police said he threatened another man with an illegal stun gun during a dispute in the parking lot of a Chinese restaurant. Police received a call around 7 p.m. Friday from a man who claimed that a man with lo…
      - 13 Jan 16, 5:04pm -
    • Ex-cop must give up guns but gets no further punishment for Cicero road-rage shooting

      Ex-cop must give up guns but gets no further punishment for Cicero road-rage shooting

      49-year-old Mark J. Miller, the former Oswego police officer was forced to surrender his guns tonight after a road-rage shooting in December on East Circle Drive. Miller was sentenced to a one-year conditional discharge by Cicero Town Justice David B…
      - 12 Jan 16, 10:41pm -
    • Mary Wolfe says Obama’s gun order won’t have great effect

      Mary Wolfe says Obama’s gun order won’t have great effect

      While tighter gun restrictions are underway nationwide, Iowa citizens shouldn’t see much of an influence when it comes to buying weapons. State Rep. Mary Wolfe, D-Clinton, said the gun rules that President Obama plans to implement are going to re-d…
      - 12 Jan 16, 3:37pm -
    • Father of Washington school shooter gets 2 years on gun charges

      Father of Washington school shooter gets 2 years on gun charges

      Raymond Fryberg, the father of a teenager who used his dad’s gun to kill four classmates and then himself at a Washington state high school was sentenced Monday to two years in prison on firearms charges. Fryberg apologized for his son’s actions…
      - 11 Jan 16, 7:22pm -
    • Two Live Oak Men Arrested for Gun Theft and Housebreaking

      Two Live Oak Men Arrested for Gun Theft and Housebreaking

      Two Live Oak men arrested in connection to a burglary where several firearms were stolen, according to reports. 21-year-old Richard E. Touchton and 21-year-old Dylan Troy Pennington were booked into the Suwannee County Jail for a Jan. 6 burglary on…
      - 11 Jan 16, 5:11pm -
    • Two Florida Lawmakers Propose Allowing Guns In Airport Terminals

      Two Florida Lawmakers Propose Allowing Guns In Airport Terminals

      Two lawmakers from Florida have filed bills which would permit people with concealed-weapons licenses to carry their firearms in airport terminals. The identical bills, filed by Sen. Wilton Simpson of Trilby and Rep. Jake Raburn of Lithia, will be co…
      - 8 Jan 16, 3:41pm -
    • Walmart Sued in Sale of Ammo Used in Pennsylvania Murders

      Walmart Sued in Sale of Ammo Used in Pennsylvania Murders

      Wal-Mart Stores faces a lawsuit in Pennsylvania claiming store employees negligently allowed an underage, intoxicated customer to buy a box of bullets used to commit three murders. The lawsuit, filed in Philadelphia by families of the victims, seeks…
      - 8 Jan 16, 3:20pm -

    Knife Up

    • Fiscars X7 Hatchet Reveiw

      Fiscars X7 Hatchet Reveiw

      When you are in the woods or at home there is always a need for a little multi purpose hatchet.  Hatchets are great for chopping smaller pieces of wood, as well as prepping kindling.  The Fiscars X7 is a great hatchet for an even better price on am…
      - 1 Mar 15, 2:31am -
    • Top 5 Survival Knives!

      Top 5 Survival Knives!

      You are out in the woods alone, (this is not advised) and you have nothing but your survival knife to accomplish all of you basic needs to survive.  You build a shelter, start a fire and kill a bear to eat.  The next morning you hike out and find c…
      - 1 Mar 15, 12:42am -
    • Cold Steel True Flight Thrower Review
      Throwing knives are cool right? Every kid has at least thought about throwing a knife at someone or something in their life time.  Its a great hobby that tons of people enjoy.   Plus it is at least as safe as skydiving.  No but really it is.  Tha…
      - 21 Feb 15, 11:33pm -
    • Cleaning and Caring for your Knives

      Cleaning and Caring for your Knives

      When you buy something, you probably want it to last for a while.  Especially if you put a lot of money and work into getting it! The same goes for knives.  Every outdoor enthusiast knows that taking care of your equipment is key because you never…
      - 21 Feb 15, 9:46pm -
    • What is a Balisong?

      What is a Balisong?

      “Ive been Hearing a lot about these knifes, balisongs, but what the heck are they?!”  I’m sure at one point or another we have all asked this question.  This should help answer some of the most common questions surrounding balisongs.    Bal…
      - 17 Feb 15, 8:25pm -
    • Victorinox Swiss Army SwissChamp Pocket Knife

      Victorinox Swiss Army SwissChamp Pocket Knife

      You get a sliver, you need to open a can of soup or you need to write a check.  No matter what your need is, you will find that the SwissChamp Pocket Knife by Swiss Army is the perfect fit for you.  To fulfill all your needs while you are hiking, f…
      - 10 Feb 15, 11:41pm -
    • The 10 Things I’m Bringing to the Collapse of Civilization

      The 10 Things I’m Bringing to the Collapse of Civilization

      Everyone has their own list of items for a bug out bag, but few have a special bug out bag for the collapse of a civilization.  So when Russia and China combine forces and nuclear war destroys everyone except you… it’s time for the collapse of c…
      - 15 Jan 15, 3:46pm -
    • Benchmade 556 Mini Griptilian (Unbiased Review)
      Put simply, this is one of the best and most popular EDC (“Every day carry”) knives on the market.  It has become popular among knife enthusiasts for its smaller size, ability to hold an edge, and excellent strength.  Perhaps its biggest weakne…
      - 13 Jan 15, 8:39pm -
    • Watch Two Russians Fight It Out With a Knife and Shovel
      When someone cuts you off on the road, what do you do? I often just let it go because, where I live, most drivers are nice. In the final days of 2013, a new YouTube video emerged that quickly got hundreds of thousands of views. The video was taken fr…
      - 6 Jan 14, 6:05pm -
    • Addicted to Extreme Knives? You’re Not Alone
      Microtech, makers of really cool knives, recently produced a 32.25″ version of their Halo V knife. Halo stands for High Altitude, Low Open and is the first out the front knife the company has ever made. The normal size Halo is 10.5″ long. This ma…
      - 18 Dec 13, 9:05pm -