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  • newIndy Police Mistake Homeowner For Carjacker With Horrible Results
    The southern saying that I grew up with is that, “curiosity killed the cat.” It came within a hair’s breath of killing a homeowner in Indianapolis as well, after he placed a 911 call reporting that an armed man tried to carjack his wife. He hu…
    - 12 hours ago 23 Aug 16, 6:56pm -
  • newThe “Deaf Man Executed By Cop” Narrative Is a Lie. Here’s the Proof.
    This is Daniel Harris. Harris was shot and killed in a residential Charlotte, NC neighborhood by NC State Trooper Jermaine Saunders after emerging from his vehicle Thursday evening. If you follow the mainstream media, you are being led to believe th…
    - 14 hours ago 23 Aug 16, 4:35pm -
  • newEverytown Paints “Gun Extremists” With a Wide Brush
    Leave it to Everytown for “Gun Safety” to twist a news story to fit their agenda. Tweeting an article from The Houston Chronicle covering Monday’s “White Lives Matter” protests in front of the NAACP office in Houston, TX’s third ward, Ev…
    - 16 hours ago 23 Aug 16, 3:02pm -
  • newReal Women Reload
    CarbonTV’s “Women Who” series is shining a spotlight on women who hunt, fish, shoot and farm to emphasize how ladies in these industries are the new normal. Personally, I LOVE this since I grew up on a farm, hunting and shooting my way to wh…
    - 17 hours ago 23 Aug 16, 1:59pm -
  • newKids Receive Real-Life Gun Safety Training to Prevent Accidental Gun Deaths
    Kids receiving gun safety training to prevent accidental shootings? What a great idea! At the Summer Youth League Gun Camp offered by Shoot Smart Gun Range and Training Center in both Grand Prairie and Fort Worth, TX, kids from 8-15 years of age m…
    - 17 hours ago 23 Aug 16, 1:38pm -
  • newMissouri Woman Chased Down by Assailant Until She Took the Upper Hand
    Police in O’Fallon, Missouri say a 57-year-old woman was forced to shoot a male assailant after he chased her into her home on Little Brave Drive shortly after noon last Tuesday. “This initially began in her driveway, she was in her car, the p…
    - 17 hours ago 23 Aug 16, 1:35pm -
  • newTennessee Woman With A Broken Back Shoots Allegedly Abusive Husband
    When is shooting an unarmed man almost certainly legally justified? When he is coming for you, and you’re just this fragile. Shelby County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after a woman said she shot her husband Sunday morning. A spokesperson fo…
    - 19 hours ago 23 Aug 16, 12:01pm -
  • newJudge Denies Temporary Ban of Texas Campus Carry Law
      A federal judge has denied three UT Austin professors’ request to deny students the ability to carry firearms into their classroom before the Fall semester begins. According to Judge Lee Yaekel, “Because Plaintiffs at this time have failed to…
    - 21 hours ago 23 Aug 16, 9:53am -
  • Gun Control Hits Ballots in Four States Across the Nation
    The Second Amendment is absolutely on the ballot in 2016, and that extends much further than the race for President of the United States. This November, voters in four states across the nation will be casting their vote on several gun control ballo…
    - 1 day ago 22 Aug 16, 10:25pm -
  • Surprising No One, Cop-Hating Shaun King Screws Up Again
    The New York Daily News is a New York City tabloid comprised entirely of “very special” writers. Larry McShane thinks that an armed robbery suspect with a handgun in his possession when shot is “unarmed.” Delicate columnist Gersh Kuntzman ne…
    - 1 day ago 22 Aug 16, 8:54pm -

Western Rifle Shooters Association

Patriot Rising

  • Clinton Wants Politicians to Fight American Gun Owners, aka the Gun Lobby

    Clinton Wants Politicians to Fight American Gun Owners, aka the Gun Lobby

    In a recent online question and answer on Quora, Hillary Clinton began her answer to a question on gun control by saying, “It’s not that we can’t find common ground. It’s that our lawmakers need to find the courage to stand up to the gun lo…
    - 7 days ago 16 Aug 16, 9:11pm -
  • Home Intruder Brings A Knife To A Gun Fight — 50/50 Guess How It Ends
    Waking up at 2:30 a.m., a female occupant of a home in Norwalk was alerted to a potential home invasion when she heard noises coming from the front door. Finding no success with the front door, the alleged burglar moved around to double French doors…
    - 8 days ago 15 Aug 16, 9:31pm -
  • Here’s a good example of how government ‘watch lists’ fail

    Here’s a good example of how government ‘watch lists’ fail

    A recent audit of a California database designed to keep track of known gang members in the state revealed that the watch list included the names of dozens of admitted gang members who are still in diapers.   The audit was requested by a state lawma…
    - 8 days ago 15 Aug 16, 9:09pm -
  • Check out this visual 2nd Amendment primer

    Check out this visual 2nd Amendment primer

    Info-graphic reprinted with permission from Federalcharges.com.   Despite the 2nd Amendment’s mandate that the right to bear arms shall not be infringed, gun laws vary throughout the country. Whether you’re a firearm regulation expert, a new gun…
    - 9 days ago 14 Aug 16, 10:08pm -
  • Number of concealed carry permit holders has exploded under Obama
    President Barack Obama may be one of the most anti-2nd Amendment presidents the nation has seen—but he’s also unintentionally turned out to be one of the best advocates for gun ownership to set foot in the White House.   If that sounds unbelieva…
    - 10 days ago 14 Aug 16, 12:39pm -
  • Common Sense Gun Owning?
    I saw this glaring headline in the newspaper that said Donald Trump incited people to violence against Hillary Clinton. After reading 80% of an article telling me why I should think he had, I finally came to what he actually said. What the…?! That…
    - 10 days ago 14 Aug 16, 12:49am -
  • Teen Shoots Burglar In Leg With Shotgun — That’s Gotta Hurt
    If there’s ever a reason to ensure your kids grow up handling firearms in a safe, nurturing environment, this story has got to hit close to home. An Oregon teenager used a shotgun to stop a burglar from breaking into his home.   According to KCBY…
    - 16 days ago 7 Aug 16, 11:03pm -
  • FBI: July Was 15th Straight Month Of Record Background Checks

    FBI: July Was 15th Straight Month Of Record Background Checks

    The latest figures from the FBI show that July 2016 was the 15th consecutive month of record background checks for gun sales.   The previous July record was set in 2015, when there were 1,600,832 background checks. But the FBI reports that July 2016…
    - 19 days ago 4 Aug 16, 8:43pm -
  • Gun Control Works! Mass knifing by Somali teen stuns UK…

    Gun Control Works!  Mass knifing by Somali teen stuns UK…

    THE Somali teenager arrested on suspicion of murder after a knife attack in central London, where one woman died and five others were injured, has been named by sources as Zakaria Bulhan. One person has been killed in a knife attack in Russell Square…
    - 19 days ago 4 Aug 16, 8:39pm -
  • With Terror and Rape Spreading, “Self-Defense Weapons Permits Hit Record Highs” in Germany
    Where firearms and guns have been taken away, people are desperate to turn to whatever means of self-defense they can find.   And in the wake of a total crisis from aggressive migrants and lone wolf terrorists, the people of Germany are lining up in…
    - 19 days ago 4 Aug 16, 8:18pm -

The Armed Lutheran

  • ALR Episode 32 – Fear and Worry in Chicken Little America
    The sky is falling! The sky is falling! Bob Owens at Bearing Arms calls it “Chicken Little America,” a land where malls and airports go into panic mode because someone hears a loud noise. A Rutgers professor suggests that if...The post ALR Episo…
    - 2 days ago 22 Aug 16, 7:00am -
  • Mid-Week Meditation #2 – A Background Check Rant
    In this week’s Mid-Week Meditation, Lloyd asks the question “where’s the common sense in background checks?” Download this EpisodeThe post Mid-Week Meditation #2 – A Background Check Rant appeared first on The Armed Lutheran.
    - 6 days ago 18 Aug 16, 10:00am -
  • ALR Episode 31 – The Choice Before Us
    In today’s episode of Armed Lutheran Radio we talk a lot about the Olympics, taking a training class, how to reduce administrative handling of your firearm, and we get a guest gun review from Jon Braaten. We’ll talk about the...The post ALR Epis…
    - 9 days ago 15 Aug 16, 10:00am -
  • ALR Episode 30 – Why All Lives Matter
    Do Black Lives Matter? Of Course They Do. All Lives Matter. In this episode of Armed Lutheran Radio we discuss how we should rightly think about the issue of life and race when it comes to violence, crime, and police...The post ALR Episode 30 – Wh…
    - 16 days ago 8 Aug 16, 10:01am -
  • ALR Episode 29 – Pushing Gun Control at the DNCC
    This week on Armed Lutheran Radio we have listener emails, we talk about the dumpster fire that was the Democrat National Convention, the President defends his record on gun violence and violent crime by making our point, tips for beating...The post…
    - 23 days ago 1 Aug 16, 10:01am -
  • ALR Episode 28 – The Changing Face of Hunting
    This week on Armed Lutheran Radio we talk the Republican National Convention and the upcoming election, about setting goals, teaching new shooters, and we’re joined by only the third woman ever to appear on the cover of Field & Stream...The post A…
    - 30 days ago 25 Jul 16, 11:00am -
  • 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…
    - 37 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…
    - 44 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…
    - 51 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…
    - 58 days ago 27 Jun 16, 11:00am -

Gear

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 -

AmmoLand.com News

  • newComfortable Gun Holsters I Really Use, Day In & Day Out
    Gun writer Tom Mchale, answers the question, what are the most comfortable gun holsters? Ones he really uses for everyday concealed carry or open carry.This post Comfortable Gun Holsters I Really Use, Day In & Day Out appeared first on AmmoLand.com S…
    - 2 hours ago 24 Aug 16, 4:31am -
  • newThe Right Stuff
    The new Dominate Buck Dripper from Wildgame Innovations gives hunters the chance to draw in bucks to their mock scrape at any time of the rut...This post The Right Stuff appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News .
    - 5 hours ago 24 Aug 16, 1:31am -
  • newTrump’s Practical & Pragmatic America
    In his August 20 rally in Fredericksburg, Va., Donald Trump continued to say things surprisingly basic. Or, “insubstantial,” if you believe the presstitutes (with apologies to prostitutes, who do.....This post Trump’s Practical & Pragmatic Amer…
    - 5 hours ago 24 Aug 16, 1:10am -
  • newBowshooter’s Station Targets Archery, Ethics… and Friendships
    The Bowshooter’s Station boasts a lightweight, skeletonized design with heavy-duty steel construction topped by premium, rugged powder coating...This post Bowshooter’s Station Targets Archery, Ethics… and Friendships appeared first on AmmoLand.…
    - 6 hours ago 24 Aug 16, 12:49am -
  • newHey Bidder Bidder
    It appears Obama has created a stronger hostage market in the Middle East, thanks to his $400 million in ransom to Iran for hostages.This post Hey Bidder Bidder appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News .
    - 6 hours ago 24 Aug 16, 12:33am -
  • newClinton’s Polling Data – Why It Is a Fraud
    How Polls work, and how their bias is used to beat down Trump and throw the election to Clinton...This post Clinton’s Polling Data – Why It Is a Fraud appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News .
    - 6 hours ago 24 Aug 16, 12:18am -
  • newEasy to Assemble, Tough to Destroy
    Delta McKenzie, known for hunting and competitive archery targets, introduces patent-pending 3D deer target ideal for hunting season practice—the Big Daddy Buck.This post Easy to Assemble, Tough to Destroy appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sp…
    - 7 hours ago 23 Aug 16, 11:57pm -
  • newTrump Holds HUGE Rally in Austin, TX 8/23/16 ~ MUST SEE VIDEO
    Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump held a HUGE rally in Austin, Texas this evening, his second event of the week.This post Trump Holds HUGE Rally in Austin, TX 8/23/16 ~ MUST SEE VIDEO appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News .
    - 7 hours ago 23 Aug 16, 11:20pm -
  • newNosler Hires New North American Sales Manager
    Nosler, Inc. a world leader in the manufacture of premium bullets, cartridge cases, ammunition and rifles, has announced the appointment of Darrick Wyllie as Sr. Manager, North American Sales.This post Nosler Hires New North American Sales Manager ap…
    - 8 hours ago 23 Aug 16, 11:02pm -
  • newSaginaw Field & Stream To Host Last R100 Of The Season
    Rinehart Targets would like to announce the upcoming Rinehart R100 in Saginaw, Michigan on September 10th and 11th.This post Saginaw Field & Stream To Host Last R100 Of The Season appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News .
    - 8 hours ago 23 Aug 16, 10:37pm -

Mississippi Gun News

  • Anti-Second Amendment Mississippi Democrat Strikes Again
    BY RICK WARD With the tax free weekend coming up for gun owners I just thought I would bring up some special benefits for our veterans while throwing a rock or two at one of our favorite (tongue in cheek) Mississippi Democrat politicians. Phil Bryant…
    - 2 days ago 22 Aug 16, 11:17am -
  • MS Second Amendment Sales Tax Holiday – August 26 – 28
    According to the Mississippi Second Amendment Tax Holiday as passed in the 2014 Legislative Session, Sales Tax is not due during the holiday on the sale of firearms, ammunition and certain hunting supplies as defined below. This bill created an annu…
    - 7 days ago 17 Aug 16, 3:10pm -
  • Mississippi Gun Owners Get Their Day in Court
    BY RICK WARD It has been a long time coming but it is time for Mississippi Circuit and Chancery Judges to face the fiddler. Thanks to your efforts, they will be judged. A petition for an extraordinary writ of prohibition has been filed against the fi…
    - 26 days ago 29 Jul 16, 1:54am -
  • City of Durant, MS Wants to Take Your Guns
    BY RICK WARD They aren’t just looking to fill up their evidence room or worried about their safety over minor crimes not involving a weapon. They want to make you prove you own the weapon and then they still don’t want to give it back. Mississipp…
    - 27 days ago 28 Jul 16, 12:32am -
  • 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…
    - 33 days 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…
    - 33 days 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…
    - 36 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…
    - 43 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…
    - 63 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…
    - 63 days ago 21 Jun 16, 8:01pm -

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

    - 27 Apr 14, 1:39pm -
  • 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

    - 7 Mar 14, 3:40pm -
  • 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.…
    - 29 Mar 14, 4:35am -
  • More From My Sheriff

    - 28 Mar 14, 2:56am -
  • 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 -
  • RealBullet.com
    The folks over at RealBullet.com 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 equalgunrights.com
    - 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.
    - 16 Jan 13, 6:59pm -
  • Kudos to Ruger!
    http://www.ruger.com/micros/advocacy/takeAction.htmlThank 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".
    - 11 Jan 13, 12:12am -
  • 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?
    - 10 Jan 13, 6:47am -
  • 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.http://gunowners.org/fs0404.htm1. 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.
    - 22 Dec 12, 1:34am -
  • 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

  • newVideo Tuesday!!! Zenith Firearms MKE Z-5K Pistol First Look
    Today we are checking out the Zenith Firearms MKE Z-5K Pistol. It is an H&K MP5K Clone made in Turkey. I had a chance to catch up with them at SHOT Show 2016 Media day at the Range.  We were able to shoot a few rounds and meet the guys over at Zenit…
    - 21 hours ago 23 Aug 16, 10:00am -
  • CGI: H&K MP5 and Clones Edition
    CGI: mp3 edition mp4 Edition MP5 Edition This week on Cool Guns of The Internet: Today’s post is brought to you by H&K MP5 and all the awesome clones. If you have a firearm you would like us to post in next weeks CGI all you have to do is send us…
    - 2 days ago 22 Aug 16, 10:00am -
  • Video Tuesday!!! Smith and Wesson Shield and Model 586 Revolver First Look
    Today we are checking out the Smith & Wesson M&P45 Shield and the Model 586 6” barrel chambered in .357 Magnum. We are very excited to get these awesome pistols to the range for some serious range time before we start to review the firearms.
    - 7 days ago 16 Aug 16, 10:00pm -
  • CGI: Smith & Wesson Edition
    This week on Cool Guns of The Internet. Today’s post is brought to you by the awesome folks at Smith and Wesson. 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, a…
    - 9 days ago 15 Aug 16, 10:00am -
  • Lewis Gun
    Weight – 28 lbs (13 kg) Length – 50.5 inches (1,280mm) Barrel Length – 26.5 inches (670mm) Cartridge – .303 British, .30-06 Springfield, 7.92x57mm Mauser Action – Gas Operated Rate of Fire – 500-600 rounds per minute Feed System – 47, o…
    - 12 days ago 12 Aug 16, 10:00am -
  • Press Release: SilencerCo NEW HARVESTED – BORDERLANDS VIDEO
    NEW HARVESTED : BORDERLANDS VIDEO During World War II, American soldiers stationed off the Barbary Coast of Northern Africa discovered a native sheep species, known as the aoudad. Recognizing their potential as a game animal, they shipped them to Tex…
    - 13 days ago 11 Aug 16, 10:00am -
  • Matthew and the Leupold HAMR Red Dot Scope
    A few years back I decided it was time to purchase some new glass. I owned a rather out dated red dot. Among my list of musts, was to keep my red dot, but have the ability to zoom or magnify. The Search Begins I started looking and found magnifiers a…
    - 14 days ago 10 Aug 16, 10:00am -
  • Video Tuesday!!! MITUSA MAGPUMP First Look
    Atticus takes a detailed look at the Magpump AR 15 Magazine Speed Loader from MITUSA. Stay tuned for an updated review after we put several thousand rounds through this mag loader.
    - 15 days ago 9 Aug 16, 10:00am -
  • CGI: Wheel Gun Edition
    Revolver Edition This week on Cool Guns of The Internet. Today’s post is brought to you by the wheel gun. 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…
    - 16 days ago 8 Aug 16, 10:00am -
  • Name this Gun: 8-19-16
    Put your gun knowledge to the test and see if you can guess the make and model of this gun. The answer will be posted on Friday the 19th. (This photo has been highly and professionally edited to remove all markings that might help you cheat and figur…
    - 19 days ago 5 Aug 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

  • newAnd that is how you shoot!
    Via the Mad Ogre (FB): I said it before: I will take any competition shooter to be at my side when SHTF. Just for reference, he accurately shot 10 targets with single action revolvers in 14 seconds.  
    - 16 hours ago 23 Aug 16, 2:12pm -
  • newRemain Vertical and be Vicious.
    Found this via JD Kinman in Facebook: Stomping is the convenient way to inflict maximum bodily harm without having to carry a weapon…because the weapons are always present: Pavement/hard floor and a foot. And to add to the manure pie, if you were t…
    - 18 hours ago 23 Aug 16, 12:49pm -
  • Just let Bad Guy go. 
    This shooting happened in Florida, and in Florida and most of the other 48 states (if not all of them), shooting a fleeing petty thief testing to see if you left your car door unlocked as he runs away falls somewhere along the assault with a deadly w…
    - 2 days ago 22 Aug 16, 6:16pm -
  • Safe Space found!
    Once in, you pretty much are immune to all those worldly triggers imposed by the Homophobic White Privilege Misogynists… and  pretty much you don’t care either since you have other pressing problems. Hey, Cmod? Will this do? 🙂
    - 2 days ago 22 Aug 16, 2:20pm -
  • No how much you self-censor, some jackass will find something to be offended.
    And that is why you should grab the First Amendment and offend as many delicate snowflakes as you can. If anything, seeing their neck veins pulsating their way into a massive stroke makes for entertainment.
    - 2 days ago 22 Aug 16, 10:58am -
  • When the Zombie Apocalypse comes, Preppers, they ain’t.
    Imagine if you were to give them a P38. We are talking slow death by starvation. Future archaeologists will find skeletons surrounding unopened cans of food and wonder what the hell happened.
    - 3 days ago 21 Aug 16, 12:41pm -
  • Saturday Morning Poetry
    I was tempted to post the last stanza of this as a comment to Miguel’s Under Armour post, but decided it would be better served as a post of its own. For historical context, Danegeld, which means Danish Tax or Danish Gold, was a “tribute” that…
    - 4 days ago 20 Aug 16, 12:41pm -

My Gun Culture

  • The New “Air”-15s – Sig Sauer’s CO2-powered MCX and MPX Carbines
    Practicing and training with your carbine rifle is key to improving your gun-handling and shooting skills. Most of us packing up our gear and heading to the range, but that can be a hassle if we just feel like having a short shooting session after wo…
    - 19 days ago 5 Aug 16, 12:27pm -
  • Optics Buying Guide: How To Properly Zero Your Scope
    The process of zeroing scopes causes a whole lot of grief and aggravation, not to mention wasted ammo. I have to wonder if the reason for this problem is that it involves math, and most of us shut down on the whole math thing about half way through e…
    - 21 days ago 3 Aug 16, 4:32pm -
  • Non-Traditional Holsters – Can An Old Dog Learn New Tricks?
    This article originally appeared at AmmoLand. By Tom McHale USA –-(Ammoland.com)- Can you teach an old dog new tricks? And by “old dog” I really mean me. And by “new tricks” I mean new, but safe and effective concealed carry methods. You se…
    - 22 days ago 2 Aug 16, 1:33pm -
  • The Gun Crime Epidemic
    This article originally appeared at AmmoLand. By Tom McHale USA –-(Ammoland.com)- Epidemic [ep-i-dem-ik] noun – a rapid spread or increase in the occurrence of something What do you call a “rapid un-spread or decrease in the occurrence of somet…
    - 26 days ago 29 Jul 16, 1:30pm -
  • If Hillary Wins…
    This article originally appeared at AmmoLand. By Tom McHale USA –-(Ammoland.com)- Personally, I think that if Hillary wins, Jupiter will veer wildly off course and crash right into Toad Suck, Arkansas. Admittedly, that’s more of an opinion than a…
    - 27 days ago 28 Jul 16, 1:28pm -
  • Buying and Selling Firearms Part 6: Straw Purchases
    This article originally appeared at OutdoorHub. Straw purchases are one of the main ways that criminals acquire firearms, they’re illegal, and you need to know what they are, so that you don’t become involved in one yourself. A straw purchase is…
    - 29 days ago 26 Jul 16, 1:05pm -
  • 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…
    - 33 days 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…
    - 33 days 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…
    - 37 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…
    - 39 days ago 16 Jul 16, 1:55pm -

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.
    - 37 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…
    - 48 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.
    - 54 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…
    - 56 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…
    - 57 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.
    - 57 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…
    - 58 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.
    - 58 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…
    - 60 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

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

Home on the Range

  • On Building Things
     We've got a lot done on the Range this year, most of it improvements you won't notice, and only a couple big projects requiring permits, but it was a steady bit of restoration, organization and clean up, especially after we had a basement flood.It…
    - 1 day ago 23 Aug 16, 12:08am -
  • No Step
    We have successfully ripped out the back steps (the first floor sits on top of a walk out basement) and will be assembling the new ones, so blogging will be light until tomorrow night or Tuesday. The old steps (which were no longer structurally sound…
    - 3 days ago 21 Aug 16, 4:01pm -
  • DIY Dinner
    On the basics -"The gunsmith should, and probably will, be quite content to master the task of screwing in a brass front sight on a shotgun without having the sight look as if it had been mashed between two moving gears."- Professional Gunsmithing by…
    - 4 days ago 20 Aug 16, 1:19am -
  • Driving Miss Brigid
    We live in a 100+ year old Village in Chicagoland.  The streets are small, and most houses have tiny garages that exit to the alley. With a lot that has side yards with lots of space between we and neighbors plus a long driveway exiting to the stree…
    - 6 days ago 18 Aug 16, 1:22am -
  • Elevator Music
    In the last 8 years, the size of my home, was divided by half, then half again, not due to finances, but simply by choice.  I now have a 1200 square foot home, with a shop area almost as big.  It's not fancy, and I've smiled more here than in any g…
    - 7 days ago 16 Aug 16, 8:43pm -
  • Packin' Heat - Sausage Omelette with Scoville Brothers Hot Sauce
    I will never master the perfect restaurant omelette that looks like an Origami Master assembled it but I can make one that TASTES a whole lot better.This is the basic omelette, enough to feed two.8 ounces kielbasa, sliced and cooked6 large eggs2 T…
    - 10 days ago 14 Aug 16, 4:09pm -
  • One Voice, One Vote
    The elections are a few weeks off and the TV is off, where it is likely to stay until late tomorrow night. There have been many words on the TV, words on the Web, some that make you wonder, some that just make you wonder if someone was hypoxic. Her…
    - 11 days ago 12 Aug 16, 8:38pm -
  • Emptiness and Form - A Trip to the Aircraft Boneyard
    What is it about old places filled with the past that fascinate so? The landscape of the desert. The feel of machinery against our shoulder. The smell of oil and might on the breeze. I had a chance to re-visit a resting place of old aircraft.In the d…
    - 13 days ago 10 Aug 16, 9:14pm -
  • Thought for the Day
    Equality is about giving everyone an equal chance,NOT about giving everyone an equal result. - Unknown
    - 15 days ago 8 Aug 16, 10:45pm -
  • Bearish for a Burger
    Got a trip planned to Chicago's  Brookfield Zoo?  It's a fun place to visit - we go a couple of times a year.  But what if you are hungry as a bear afterward?Burger Colony on Ogden Avenue in Brookfield, IL.  Whether you're on the way to the zoo o…
    - 16 days ago 7 Aug 16, 9:52pm -

Jerking the Trigger

  • newMagpul Enhanced Receiver Extensions
    Magpul has released their new Enhanced Receiver Extensions for the AR-15/M4 and SR-25/M110. Not your average receiver extensions. Constructed of impact extruded 7075-T6 aluminum with Type III, Class 2 hard coat anodizing for an extremely hard, abrasi…
    - 13 hours ago 23 Aug 16, 5:21pm -
  • newNew from Stout Gear Knives: The Kestrel
    The newest design from Stout Gear Knives has landed. The Kestrel is billed as a compact (compact is a relative term here) bushcraft/bird and trout knife that offers a more svelte alternative to Stout Gear’s other full-sized field knife, the Ibex. T…
    - 14 hours ago 23 Aug 16, 5:06pm -
  • newGriffin Armament Low Pro RIGID Rail – Now Available without the Kit
    Griffin Armament’s Low Pro RIGID Rail was initially released as a kit that included one of their excellent Primo Gas Blocks, a full set of their Sheild Rail Panels, and a sling swivel. The kit is a great value if you are setting up a new upper but…
    - 15 hours ago 23 Aug 16, 3:30pm -
  • Telluric Training Drill of the Day – I See Dead People
    Telluric Training recently posted a great video on their Facebook page explaining that safer communities start at the individual level with people who do what they can to be ready. One way you can do what you can to be ready, even if you can’t trai…
    - 1 day ago 22 Aug 16, 8:28pm -
  • Labor Day Sale at ShootingSight.com
    ShootingSight.com offers a variety of triggers, armorers tools, and other gear for rifles like the FN SCAR, IWI Tavor, M14, and more. Today marks the first day of their Labor Day Sale. You’ll find discounts that range from $10-15 off some of their…
    - 2 days ago 22 Aug 16, 4:30pm -
  • Elzetta and PFC Partner for Low Light Training
    Elzetta and Progressive F.O.R.C.E Concepts are partnering to provide low-light training on November 11 and 12 in Park City, Kentucky. The courses takes place at the excellent Rockcastle Shooting Center facility where a cave can be used to provide low…
    - 2 days ago 22 Aug 16, 4:10pm -
  • Don’t Cheap Out on Eyewear
    If you read this blog, it is likely that you enjoy shooting – an activity that has hot bross flying through the air, the potential for catastrophic failures of mechanical objects held close to the face of the shooter, and splash-back from steel tar…
    - 3 days ago 20 Aug 16, 7:48pm -
  • Bullpup Shoot 2016
    Bullpup Shoot 2016 is right around the corner and this is going to be a big one. There will at least 5 new rifle designs displayed at the vendor tables, not just to look at… They will be available to shoot! The following new rifles will be availabl…
    - 4 days ago 20 Aug 16, 5:12pm -
  • Free Shipping at RE Factor Tactical All Weekend
    RE Factor Tactical is offering free shipping this weekend! This would be a great time to stock up on training targets.
    - 4 days ago 20 Aug 16, 4:34pm -
  • Southern Grind Jackal Pup
    The Jackal Pup, a more compact version of the full-sized Jackal, is now available from Southern Grind. Like its big brother, the Jackal Pup features full tang construction, sculpted G-10 handle slabs, 8670M steel, and a kydex sheath. The thumb ramp,…
    - 4 days ago 19 Aug 16, 9:00pm -

Arms Vault

  • AR Customs AR Soc – Hillary Clinton Career Criminal
    Of course, the best way to show your disgust for Hillary Clinton is to vote for Donald Trump. But, if you want to go a little further in expressing your anti-Hillary feelings, you probably need to decorate your AR-15 magazines with a Career Crimina…
    - 4 days ago 19 Aug 16, 10:08pm -
  • Team Benelli Shooters Win at Rocky Mountain 3-Gun Championship
    Team Benelli Shooters Claim Top-10 Finishes at Rocky Mountain 3-Gun Championship ACCOKEEK, Md. (August 19, 2016) – (ArmsVault.com) – Team Benelli 3-Gun shooters went 6-for-6 with Top-10 finishes in their respective divisions at the recent Rocky M…
    - 4 days ago 19 Aug 16, 8:51pm -
  • Hornady 4DOF Drag Coefficient Based Ballistic Calculator
    Hornady® Announces New Drag Coefficient Based Ballistic Calculator (ArmsVault.com) – Hornady, a world leader in bullet, ammunition and reloading products is pleased to announce the launch of the new Patent Pending Hornady® 4DOF™ (Four Degrees o…
    - 5 days ago 19 Aug 16, 4:33pm -
  • PolyCase Ammunition Names Richard Brown Senior Vice President of Operations
    PolyCase Announces Richard Brown new Senior Vice President of Operations August 2016…Savannah, GA – (ArmsVault.com) – PolyCase Ammunition® recently hired Richard Brown as their Senior Vice President of Operations. Brown joins PolyCase with ove…
    - 5 days ago 19 Aug 16, 4:05pm -
  • PolyCase Sport Utility Ammo
    PolyCase® Releases New Sport Utility Ammo™ The Next Generation of Range/Target Ammunition August 2016…Savannah, GA – (ArmsVault.com) – PolyCase Ammunition® releases their new line of Sport Utility Ammo™.  PolyCase Ammunition has taken th…
    - 5 days ago 19 Aug 16, 3:35pm -

Legally Armed in Detroit

  • Detroit Area Michigan (Livonia) CPL Class - Saturday, August 27th, 2016 - RSVP NOW
    SATURDAY CPL CLASS - August 27th, 2016 - 10am Start - RSVP Now!We 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 ca…
    - 5 days ago 19 Aug 16, 9:36am -
  • Michigan Firearm FAQ: Armed Church Directory
    Michigan Firearm FAQ: Armed Church DirectoryQ: Rick, I am visiting from Kentucky and wish to attend a church during my stay in Michigan. Is there a directory of carry-friendly churches that you can refer me?A: No. I am unaware of a web site that list…
    - 5 days ago 19 Aug 16, 9:06am -
  • Legally Armed In Detroit (LAID) Event Calendar
    Legally Armed In Detroit (LAID) Event CalendarAugust 22 - 23: NRA Pistol Instructor Class (Dallas, TX)August 27: Michigan CPL Class (Livonia, MI)http://rick9mm.eventbee.com/event?eid=105547485August 28: Lethal Force Seminar: Survivor Stories (Utica,…
    - 5 days ago 19 Aug 16, 8:56am -
  • Next Lethal Force Aftermath Seminar: Survivor Stories - August 28th - FREE RSVP
    Next Lethal Force Aftermath Seminar: Survivor StoriesHear factual real-life "Survivor Stories" from our panel of invited speakers who were forced to defend theirselves with their lawfully carried firearms after being selected for victimization by vic…
    - 5 days ago 19 Aug 16, 8:51am -
  • Rick Ector to Address Detroit GOP Office on Gun Rights
    Next Speaking Engagement: Wednesday, August 17th, 2016 at 6PMI will be speaking about the importance of Gun Rights and its relationship with regards to freedom. The talk will be at the Michigan GOP Detroit Field Office - 19208 Livernois, Detroit, MI…
    - 8 days ago 15 Aug 16, 10:44pm -
  • Detroit Michigan CPL Class - Saturday, August 27th, 2016 - RSVP NOW
    SATURDAY CPL CLASS - August 27th, 2016 - 10am Start - RSVP Now!We 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 ca…
    - 8 days ago 15 Aug 16, 9:30pm -
  • [Video] Detroit Gun Rights Group Led By Rick Ector Trains 400 Ladies on Firearm Safety
    Detroit Gun Rights Group Led By Rick Ector Trains 400 Ladies on Firearm SafetyFour hundred metro-Detroit women were recently given a FREE shooting lesson by the supporters and sponsors of the "Legally Armed In Detroit" (LAID) blog. This year's event…
    - 13 days ago 11 Aug 16, 3:25am -
  • Upcoming Legally Armed In Detroit (LAID) Activities - August 2016
    Upcoming LAID Activities - August 2016August 12: Coffee With Rick Ector Downriver (Southgate, MI)https://www.facebook.com/events/1753847998229556/August 13: Michigan CPL Class (Livonia, MI)http://rick9mm.eventbee.com/event?eid=105247384August 17: Piz…
    - 14 days ago 10 Aug 16, 5:15am -
  • SATURDAY Michigan CPL CLASS - August 13th, 2016 - 10am Start - RSVP Now!
    SATURDAY CPL CLASS - August 13th, 2016 - 10am Start - RSVP Now!We 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 ca…
    - 14 days ago 9 Aug 16, 9:18pm -
  • Coffee With Rick Ector Downriver (T-Shirt Sale) - Friday, August 12th
    Coffee With Rick Ector Downriver (T-Shirt Sale) - Friday, August 12thLast week, I set up shop in Southfield for coffee and a number of people asked to come Downriver. So, I am going to get caught up on my correspondence and other online tasks at Bigg…
    - 14 days ago 9 Aug 16, 8:13pm -

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

    • Is Pres. Obama changing his view of gun laws?
      President commutes sentences of fifty persons convicted of Federal gun law violations. Oh, possession of stolen firearms, carrying a firearm during a drug offense, things like that.
      - 3 days ago 21 Aug 16, 4:11pm -
    • Typo on menu
      I had lunch at a new Chinese restaurant here. The menu had a typo. At least, I HOPE it's a typo for "crab puff."
      - 3 days ago 21 Aug 16, 3:15pm -
    • Ah, a bit of history
      Bob Dowlut, NRA General Counsel and acting GC since ... way back in the last century, and Alice Beard, both of them published Second Amendment authors ... here's Alice's Facebook note about their 42nd anniversary. Dig that crazy tux! It's cool, or m…
      - 5 days ago 19 Aug 16, 6:42am -
    • How did this guy wind up on the Libertarian ticket?
      Bill Weld, Libertarian VP candidate, interviewed on gun laws:"The five shot rifle, that's a standard military rifle; the problem is if you attach a clip to it so it can fire more shells and if you remove the pin so that it becomes an automatic wea…
      - 8 days ago 15 Aug 16, 8:07pm -
    • USA's first gold medalist came from NRA Foundation aided programs
      Story here. She's Ginny Thrasher, and a graduate of the West Springfield High rifle team and West Virginia U's shooting team. Both of those were helped by NRA Foundation grants.
      - 12 days ago 12 Aug 16, 3:11am -
    • Rest in peace, Mike Vanderboegh
      Cancer got him early this morning. David Codrea has a number of posts on Mike. He notes that services will be Saturday, 2 PM, in Leeds, Alabama, just outside of Birmingham.
      - 13 days ago 11 Aug 16, 5:27am -
    • Trump scores points on the 2A
      At a rally in North Carolina, Donald Trump remarks, of Hillary Clinton, "By the way if she gets to pick her judges, nothing you can do, folks." Then he adds "Although the Second Amendment people, maybe there is, I don't know."Hillary's campaign re…
      - 14 days ago 9 Aug 16, 11:28pm -
    • Judge Kozinski has a good one....
      Apparently, there has evolved a custom in the Ninth Circuit of filing an oversized brief at the last moment, figuring that the court won't reject a motion to do so because that'd throw off the court's briefing and argument scheduling. In a recent ru…
      - 18 days ago 5 Aug 16, 9:02pm -
    • Antigun Mayor bites the dust. part 287
      This time it's R. Scott Silverthorne, mayor of Fairfax City. A while back he wrote an antigun column for "Everytown". He proclaimed that 2015 had been a terrible year for him.Doesn't look like 2016 will be any better. Silverthorne just got buste…
      - 19 days ago 5 Aug 16, 5:14pm -
    • VP candidate Tim Kaine's gun position(s).
      Dave Workman has his take on it, drawing from this WashPo article. "Kaine has pivoted on guns, in style and substance, depending on the political climate, the office he sought and particular events.He has been an urban mayor determined to reduc…
      - 22 days ago 2 Aug 16, 5:04pm -

    Gun Politics NY

    • Martins in trouble
      Jack Martins is one of the Long Island Republicans who screwed us over the SAFE Act.  Things have not been going well for him since then. Martins had to give up his Senate seat for a Congressional bid in CD-3.  His attempt to block a primary with P…
      - 5 days ago 18 Aug 16, 8:21pm -
    • Smart guns, dumb politican
      Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams is putting up $1 million (in taxpayer dollars) in a “smart gun” design competition: “Today, Brooklyn Borough President Eric L. Adams kicked off his Smart Gun Design Competition, calling on teams from colleg…
      - 7 days ago 16 Aug 16, 7:50pm -
    • Fallout boys
      With the latest polls showing Hillary crushing The Donald in New York, both Republicans and Governor Cuomo are worried about the fallout. First is Senator Jack Martins: “Republican Jack Martins, running for Congress in a battleground Long Island di…
      - 9 days ago 15 Aug 16, 2:02pm -
    • One bright spot
      With the boat anchor that is the Trump campaign dragging down candidates across the country, there appears to be a bright spot in CD-22.  According to State of Politics, the DNC is concerned enough about 3rd party candidate Martin Babinec to start…
      - 12 days ago 12 Aug 16, 3:54pm -
    • Definition of “winning”
      Politico reports: “A week after Democrats held their national convention in Philadelphia, Gov. Andrew Cuomo hosted a mini-summit with several fellow Democrats in the state Senate to discuss winning strategies in November … One source briefed on t…
      - 13 days ago 11 Aug 16, 3:16pm -
    • Time to endorse
      Ed Cox is not happy with Congressman Katko: “Rep. John Katko (R-Camillus) still hasn’t publicly endorsed Republican Donald Trump for president, and state party officials aren’t too happy about it … New York State Republican Party Chair Ed Cox…
      - 13 days ago 11 Aug 16, 2:13pm -
    • Regret
      The NRA is probably starting to regret the decision to endorse The Donald: “… “Hillary wants to abolish, essentially abolish the Second Amendment,” Trump said during a rally in North Carolina on Tuesday.  “By the way, and if she gets to pi…
      - 14 days ago 10 Aug 16, 1:38pm -

    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…
      - 95 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 AR15.com :: #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 AR15.com :: #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 AR15.com :: #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 AR15.com :: #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)http://www.breitbart.com/big-government/2015/12/15/house-democrats-introduce-bill-ban-manufacture-assault-weapons/E-Mail recipients should redirect to full website at http://semiautomaticheart.blogspot.com/
      - 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)http://www.krcrtv.com/news/local/santa-holds-ar15-on-chico-gun-range-signs/36906266E-Mail 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 http://semiautomaticheart.blogspot.com/
      - 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)http://savannahnow.com/crime/2…
      - 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...https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=noy5f-y0uhY&feature=youtu.beE-Mail recipients should redirect to full website at http://semiautomaticheart.blogspot.com/
      - 13 Nov 15, 8:08pm -
    • Full-Auto Pushback (USA)

      Full-Auto Pushback (USA)

      http://www.gunowners.org/machine-guns.htmE-Mail recipients should redirect to full website at http://semiautomaticheart.blogspot.com/
      - 13 Nov 15, 7:53pm -

    The Bluff

    The Defensive Handgun Blog

    • ANNOUNCEMENT
      We've Moved! Our new blog address is www.defensiveforce.com/blog. Please update your links!Also, Defensive Force Instructors LLC has a new home on the web: www.defensiveforce.com. 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 Smartvote.ch 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

    • newProve for Yourself: ‘Feminist’ Hillary Clinton Would Rather See a Woman Raped and Killed Than Armed
      Hillary Clinton and her fellow traveler gun-grabbers would rather see your wife, your daughter, your mother, your sister, savagely violated and slaughtered than equipped and capable of defending themselves. [More]But don't take my word for it. Ask he…
      - 7 hours ago 23 Aug 16, 11:28pm -
    • newPlus It'll Help Fight Bloomberg
      [Learn how you can win]
      - 10 hours ago 23 Aug 16, 8:44pm -
    • newHow Do I Get in on Some of This Action?
      They now face up to seven years in prison for running a page that featured memes and doctored photos of junta leader Prayut Chan-O-Cha -- the former army chief who seized power two years ago. [More]What, like this?Can you guys try foreigners in absen…
      - 10 hours ago 23 Aug 16, 8:14pm -
    • newThere's a Great Big Beautiful Tomorrow
      Just as soon as Jean-Clod junks those pesky borders. [More]Sing along?Now imagine him dangling in rhythm...
      - 11 hours ago 23 Aug 16, 7:41pm -
    • newHere's an Idea: Let's Increase the Value of Contraband!
      Gov. Bruce Rauner is signing legislation to impose long prison sentences for people convicted of trafficking guns into Illinois. [More]This will do nothing to violent crime except increase it.[Via bondmen]
      - 11 hours ago 23 Aug 16, 7:10pm -
    • newTwo Beeps Means 'I Did Not Have Sex with That Woman'
      [Adapted from][Via cydl]
      - 12 hours ago 23 Aug 16, 6:55pm -
    • newThose Damn Lutherans are Acting Up Again
      On Saturday, Farooqui allegedly injured a man and woman at an apartment complex in Roanoke, yelling "Allahu akbar" as he attacked them with a knife ... Authorities believe he may have been trying to behead the male victim, who was likely picked at ra…
      - 12 hours ago 23 Aug 16, 6:29pm -
    • newThank Goodness This Has Nothing to Do with That 'Single Issue'
      Soros donated $3 million to the Immigrant Voters Win PAC, which was established to fund the Families Fight Back campaign. That campaign aims to register 400,000 Hispanic voters in swing states before the November elections. [More]Why don't we ask Gro…
      - 13 hours ago 23 Aug 16, 5:49pm -
    • newThe Invisible Man
      FBI files linking Hillary Clinton to the 'suicide' of White House counsel Vince Foster have vanished from the National Archives ... Days before his death, then First Lady ridiculed him mercilessly in front of his peers, say former FBI agents and deta…
      - 13 hours ago 23 Aug 16, 5:36pm -
    • newThe Enemy Within
      In the wake of the tragedy at Sandy Hook, Republican Sens. Pat Toomey and Mark Kirk broke from the gun lobby and supported a bill to help prevent felons, domestic abusers and the dangerously mentally ill from obtaining firearms at gun shows and onlin…
      - 18 hours ago 23 Aug 16, 12:51pm -

    Traction Control

    • newToday’s New Additions: 8/23/2016
      VCD-WSM-B $1,792.99 Volquartsen Custom Deluxe Semi-Automatic Rifle, 17 WSM, 20″ Threaded Barrel with Fluting, Stainless Steel Finish, Brown Laminate Stock, One 8 Round Magazine, Integral Picatinny Rail, 32 Hole Compensator, TG2000 Trigger Guard, Ma…
      - 21 hours ago 23 Aug 16, 10:05am -
    • Today’s New Additions: 8/19/2016
      47166 $912.99 Ruger M77 Hawkeye FTW Hunter Right-Hand Bolt Action Rifle, 375 Ruger, 22″ Barrel, Hawkeye Matte Stainless Finish, Natural Gear Camo Laminate Stock, 3+1 Round Capacity, Integral Optics Base, 1″ Scope Rings, Steel Floorplate with FTW…
      - 5 days ago 19 Aug 16, 10:05am -
    • Today’s New Additions: 8/18/2016
      BE99153R $1,127.99 Magnum Research Baby Eagle III Full Size Steel Frame Double Action Semi-Automatic Pistol, 9 mm, 4.43″ Barrel, Black Finish, Black Plastic Grips, Two 16 Round Magazines, Integral Tactical Rai, Precision Land & Groove Match Barrel,…
      - 6 days ago 18 Aug 16, 10:05am -
    • Today’s New Additions: 8/17/2016
      P229R-9-ELT $959.99 Sig Sauer P229 Alloy Stainless Steel Elite TALO Edition Double Action Semi-Automatic Pistol, 9mm, 3.9″ Barrel, Alloy Frame, Stainless Steel Slide, Wood Grip With SIG Medallion, Two 15 Round Magazines, Rear Dove Tail, Front Slide…
      - 7 days ago 17 Aug 16, 10:05am -
    • Today’s New Additions: 8/16/2016
      VLR223RR2O $1,127.99 Weatherby Vanguard Shooting System Bolt Action Rifle, 223 Rem, 22″ #3 Contour Barrel, Rifling: 1-9 RH, Matte Blue Finish, Fully Adjustable Chassis Style Stock, One 10 Round Magazine, Adjustable Trigger, Sling Swivel Studs, No S…
      - 8 days ago 16 Aug 16, 10:05am -
    • Today’s New Additions: 8/15/2016
      MUTM653WR8B $1,824.99 Weatherby Mark V Ultra Lightweight Bolt Action Rifle, 6.5×300 Weatherby, 28″ #2 Contour Fluted Barrel, Blackened Stainless Steel Finish, Bell & Carlson Tan Synthetic Palm Swell Stock with Black Spiderwebbing, 3+1 Round Capaci…
      - 9 days ago 15 Aug 16, 10:05am -
    • Today’s New Additions: 8/14/2016
      M700009FDE-A5 $587.99 Heckler & Koch VP9 Double Action Semi-Automatic Pistol, 9 mm, 4.09″ Hammer Forged Barrel with Polygonal Rifling, Blue Hostile Environment Finish, Flat Dark Earth Polymer Frame, 3 Interchangeable Backstraps, 6 Lateral Plates, T…
      - 10 days ago 14 Aug 16, 10:05am -
    • Today’s New Additions: 8/13/2016
      84042 $1,971.99 Remington Model 700 200 Year Anniversary Bolt Action Rifle, 7MM Rem, 26″ Barrel, Blue Finish Engraved Receiver, Walnut C-Grade Stock, 3+1 Round Capacity, Steel Floor Plate, Gold Inlay Engraving, Limited Quantity, Special Serial Numb…
      - 11 days ago 13 Aug 16, 10:05am -
    • Today’s New Additions: 8/12/2016
      6722 $705.99 Ruger SR1911-CMD Lightweight Single Action Semi-Automatic Pistol, 9 mm, 4.25″ Barrel, Low-Glare Stainless Steel Finish Slide, Grey Aluminum Frame, Black Rubber Grips with Front Strap Serrations, Two 9 Round Magazines, Skeletonized Trig…
      - 12 days ago 12 Aug 16, 10:05am -
    • Today’s New Additions: 8/11/2016
      035388287 $869.99 Browning X-Bolt Western Hunter A-TACS AU Bolt Action Rifle, 26 Nosler, 26″ Free Floating, Target Crown, Matte Blue Finish, Composite, A-TACS AU Camo Stock, One 3 Round Detachable Rotary Magazine, Sling Swivel Studs, Adjustable Fea…
      - 13 days ago 11 Aug 16, 10:05am -

    Virginia Shooting Sports Association

    • newCar Regulations vs Firearm Regulation
      Yesterday, VSSA Executive Director Lu Charette forward this article from the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms (CCRKBA) that points out traffic fatalities rose 7.7 percent last year and more than 35,000 people were killed, yet …
      - 12 hours ago 23 Aug 16, 6:29pm -
    • newLibertarian Presidential Ticket No Friend to Gun Owners
      It's no real secret that many Americans are not happy with the choices in this year's Presidential Election.  Gun owners know that Clinton will continue the attacks on our rights that Obama opened and has continued since 2013.  Donald Trump has de…
      - 14 hours ago 23 Aug 16, 4:38pm -
    • Virginian Gold Medalist Ginny Thrasher Talks to Media About Olympic Experience Upon Return to WVU
      Virginia's Ginny Thrasher returned to the U.S. this week and returned to classes at WVU on Wednesday.  Besides attending classes, she had a whirlwind day and met with the media to talk about her Olympic experience and what it meant for the shooting…
      - 6 days ago 18 Aug 16, 2:56pm -
    • Rasmussen: Most Like the NRA But Aren't Moved by Its Endorsement
      Rasmussen reports has the results of a new survey that shows approval for he NRA is high at 54% (much higher than congress and about the current average of approval for President Obama) but the survey also shows that the NRA's endorsement of Donald T…
      - 7 days ago 17 Aug 16, 4:56pm -
    • Correction on VSSA Board of Directors Ballot
      By now members should be receiving their VSSA Annual Meeting mailing.  We would like to correct one error on the ballot.  While the bios provided mention that current VSSA Vice President Tom Ciarula is a current member of the Board of Directors, th…
      - 13 days ago 11 Aug 16, 5:02pm -
    • Olympic Shooting Sports Update
      Courtesy USA ShootingAnyone paying attention on Saturday knows that the first Gold Medal awarded at the 2016 Rio Games was to a young fresh faced teenager from northern Virginia named Ginny Thrasher.  Dan Patrick had a great interview with Thrasher…
      - 13 days ago 11 Aug 16, 3:53pm -
    • Obama Going After Gunsmiths
      Last week's eBullet included an article from NRA's America's First Freedom that detailed the effects of a new directive from the State Department that essentially means gunsmiths must now register as gun manufacturers and pay a fee of over $2000 ea…
      - 13 days ago 11 Aug 16, 2:45pm -
    • Thrasher Wins First Gold Medal of 2016 Olympic Games
      Virginian Ginny Thrasher set an Olympic record and upset Chinese shooter Du Li to take home the first Gold Medal awarded in the 2016 Olympic Games.  From USA Today:Thrasher, 19, beat silver medalist Du Li of China in the final round with a total…
      - 17 days ago 6 Aug 16, 8:57pm -
    • Your Gun Threatens Public Health
      At least that's how the Democratic Party Platform puts it according to an article posted yesterday on the American Spectator web site:Under the heading, “Ensure the Health and Safety of All Americans,” the following sentence appears: “There is…
      - 22 days ago 2 Aug 16, 2:43pm -
    • Washington Post: Tim Kaine's Zigzag Path to Gun Control
      The Washington Post posted a great article on their website Monday afternoon about Tim Kaine's gun control journey.  Post reporter Laura Vozzella captured the essence of Kaine's political career as a candidate who says what he thinks will get him…
      - 22 days ago 2 Aug 16, 2:39am -

    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.com/2012/09/12/first-impressions-charter-arms-pitbull-40sw/ 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 -