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  • ALR Episode 265 – Wrapping Up Three Weeks of Stupid

    ALR Episode 265 – Wrapping Up Three Weeks of Stupid

    In this week's “Clinging to God & Guns” show, Lloyd and Pastor Bennett finally fisking an article from that is so chocked-full of stupid that it has taken three full weeks to dissect. The author, a United Methodist “pastor,” says…
    - 6 days ago 9 May 21, 11:00pm -
  • ALR Episode 264 – And You Thought Last Week Was the Dumbest

    ALR Episode 264 – And You Thought Last Week Was the Dumbest

    In this week's “Clinging to God & Guns” show, Lloyd and Pastor Bennett continue fisking an article from that is so chocked-full of stupid that it's going to require three full shows to dissect. The author, a United Methodist “pastor…
    - 13 days ago 2 May 21, 11:00pm -
  • ALR Episode 263 – The Dumbest thing you will Read All Week

    ALR Episode 263 – The Dumbest thing you will Read All Week

    In this week's “Clinging to God & Guns” show, Lloyd and Pastor Bennett get back to their roots by fisking an article from The author, a United Methodist “pastor,” says we're all going to hell for not supporting gun control. Lloyd…
    - 20 days ago 25 Apr 21, 11:00pm -
  • ALR Episode 262 – Variety Show Minus the Variety

    ALR Episode 262 – Variety Show Minus the Variety

    This week we have a variety show that is lacking in variety. Sgt. Bill and Mia were unable to join us so Lloyd and Pastor Bennett hold down the fort with a little housekeeping, listener comments, and a pontification on civil disobedience and Romans 1…
    - 27 days ago 18 Apr 21, 11:00pm -
  • ALR Episode 261 – The Gun Control Dog and Pony Show

    ALR Episode 261 – The Gun Control Dog and Pony Show

    In a longer-than-usual episode, Lloyd and Pastor Bennett review President Biden-Harris' gun control executive orders and debunk a pile of misleading stats, obfuscations, and outright lies. An extended version is available for Reformation Gun Club mem…
    - 34 days ago 11 Apr 21, 11:00pm -
  • ALR Episode 260 – Ask The Armed Lutherans #2

    ALR Episode 260 – Ask The Armed Lutherans #2

    Today in Part two of “Ask the Armed Lutherans” each cast member shares their own story of gun buyer's remorse. We answer the question “what's the one gun you wish you had never spent your own money on, and why?” Segments [0:00] – Blooper [0…
    - 48 days ago 28 Mar 21, 11:00pm -
  • ALR Episode 259 – Background Checks And Why You Should Oppose Them

    ALR Episode 259 – Background Checks And Why You Should Oppose Them

    If the purpose of background checks is to keep guns out of the hands of the wrong people, why shouldn't we support them? Lloyd and Pastor Bennett tackle the issue logically and theologically to help you better understand the consequences of new legis…
    - 55 days ago 21 Mar 21, 11:00pm -
  • ALR Episode 258 – More Tips for Women, a Book Review, and Listener E-Mails

    ALR Episode 258 – More Tips for Women, a Book Review, and Listener E-Mails

    Armed Lutheran Radio is back after a week off and in this week's variety show Mia shares more shooting tips for women, Sgt. Bill reviews Ben Stoeger's new book “Practical Shooting Training” and Pastor Bennett answers listener questions about conc…
    - 62 days ago 14 Mar 21, 11:00pm -
  • ALR Episode 257 – Tips for Women, Training Disparities, and Lent

    ALR Episode 257 – Tips for Women, Training Disparities, and Lent

    In this week's variety show Mia shares shooting tips for women, Sgt. Bill talks about the disparities between your dry fire and live fire training, and we re-visit a classic Lenten message from Pastor Bennett. Segments [0:00] – Blooper [0:31] – O…
    - 76 days ago 28 Feb 21, 11:00pm -
  • ALR Episode 256 – Mail Bag

    ALR Episode 256 – Mail Bag

    In this week's episode, Lloyd is digging into the mailbag to answer some long-overdue listener emails about President Biden, Trump's personality, Florida Man, Trump's support for the Second Amendment, and the Libertarian option in the 2020 election.…
    - 83 days ago 21 Feb 21, 11:00pm -


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.
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  • 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…
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  • 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…
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  • One Last Post on Biden and Shotguns
    One last post on VP Joe Biden and shotguns, I promise.  Well, last post until he says something else stupid on the subject.Biden tells every talking head who will have him that a shotgun is all anyone, especially women, need for home defense.  His…
    - 1 Mar 13, 11:36pm -
  • Joe Biden, Vice President and Self Defense Expert
    Biden continues with his "Shotgun beats AR-15" meme, doubling down on his affirmation that a shotgun is all you need to defend yourself.As reported in the Washington Free Beacon:Biden: ‘Just Fire the Shotgun Through the Door’Do I need to say any…
    - 1 Mar 13, 12:39am -
  • Good Thing I'm Right Eye Dominant
    First thing yesterday morning I helped a friend take down a dead Post Oak in his front yard.  Post Oak trunks stay pretty thick for a good ways up there so you can picture my old rear end up a tree with my 24" Husqvarna Rancher chain saw.  Note to…
    - 25 Feb 13, 11:59pm -
  • Notes From the Sidebar
    Michael Bane has a Colorado Update that is important reading for anyone lives in Colorado, vacations in Colorado or might plan to retire in Colorado.  Even if you drive through Colorado with a firearm on your side or in your vehicle, you should rea…
    - 24 Feb 13, 6:37pm -
  • James D. Julia Extraordinary Firearms Auction
    The online auction catalogs for the Spring James D. Julia Extraordinary Firearms Auction are now available.  The hard copy of catalog 1 has arrived on my front step and it is pretty much 1 full inch thick.  I have many hours of viewing, and reading…
    - 23 Feb 13, 12:53am -
  • Smoke Pot, Buy a Gun, Become an Instant Felon
    Colorado has legalized the recreational use of Marijuana.  The Libertarians, the Druggies, and the Druggie Libertarians can celebrate.  If the United States were governed as the Constitutional Republic our Forefathers created, that would be the end…
    - 22 Feb 13, 3:04am -
  • Lead by Example Mr. Vice President
    So Vice President Biden believes that the best means of defense for a woman home alone is a double barrel 12 ga. shotgun.  He also believes that stepping out the back door and firing a couple rounds into the air will deter any and all home intruders…
    - 21 Feb 13, 2:33am - News

  • newWalther PPQ Q4 OP – Real Steel in a World of Polymer ~ VIDEO
    In a world dominated by polymer-framed handguns, the Walther PPQ Q4 stands as a parachronism or relic from a different time.The post Walther PPQ Q4 OP – Real Steel in a World of Polymer ~ VIDEO appeared first on
    - 16 hours ago 15 May 21, 5:48pm -
  • new17 Design and Manufacturing Integrated Folding Lower Receiver ~VIDEO
    Once you've been in the gun industry long enough, you start to get jaded with hype and seemingly fade products like folding stock AR-15s.The post 17 Design and Manufacturing Integrated Folding Lower Receiver ~VIDEO appeared first on
    - 16 hours ago 15 May 21, 5:35pm -
  • newOklahoma: Multiple Pro-Gun Bills Signed or a Step Away from Signature
    Numerous pro-gun measures have advanced through the Oklahoma Legislature and been signed into law.  Two others are...The post Oklahoma: Multiple Pro-Gun Bills Signed or a Step Away from Signature appeared first on
    - 21 hours ago 15 May 21, 1:01pm -
  • Texas Constitutional Carry to go to Conference Committee, Future in Doubt
    The Texas House has refused to concur with the Senate amendments to Constitutional Carry from the House. They have called for a conference committee to work out the differences.The post Texas Constitutional Carry to go to Conference Committee, Futur…
    - 2 days ago 14 May 21, 6:06pm -
  • Oregon: These Traitor Politicians Must Be Stopped ~ Take Action
    This is how the left governs. If they don’t like something they make it a crime. Now they have GOP traitors like Findley & Hansell. It’s hard to describe this level of cowardly vindictiveness.The post Oregon: These Traitor Politicians Must Be St…
    - 2 days ago 14 May 21, 5:34pm -
  • Neighbor Beaten in Her Front Yard – Armed Citizen Stories
    Few of us get out of bed expecting to witness a violent attack outside our window. Fortunately, this defender was ready to save lives.The post Neighbor Beaten in Her Front Yard – Armed Citizen Stories appeared first on
    - 2 days ago 14 May 21, 5:28pm -
  • Foxtrot Mike Products 5″ Glock Style Ultra Light 9mm AR Pistol w/ SBA3 Brace $604.99
    Primary Arms has the popular Foxtrot Mike Products 5" Glock Style Ultra Light Barrel 9mm AR Pistol with the SBA3 Brace in stock for $604.99. Limit 1 per household.The post Foxtrot Mike Products 5″ Glock Style Ultra Light 9mm AR Pistol w/ SBA3 Brac…
    - 2 days ago 14 May 21, 4:35pm -
  • NRA Bankruptcy Thrown Out… NRA Members are the Big Losers
    Missing in all of this is anyone representing the folks actually paying the bills – NRA Members. NRA dues-paying members and their organization are left hanging in the breeze.The post NRA Bankruptcy Thrown Out… NRA Members are the Big Losers ap…
    - 2 days ago 14 May 21, 4:23pm -
  • Accepting Strategic Reality In New York City And Elsewhere
    Sometimes, just checking off policy boxes isn't enough for effective advocacy for the Second Amendment.The post Accepting Strategic Reality In New York City And Elsewhere appeared first on
    - 2 days ago 14 May 21, 4:00pm -
  • Best AR 15 Upper Receiver Assemblies You Should Own
    By just by pushing out two little pins, slapping on a new AR 15 upper receiver assembly, one gun can become many guns. REVIEW ~ VIDEOSThe post Best AR 15 Upper Receiver Assemblies You Should Own appeared first on
    - 2 days ago 14 May 21, 3:54pm -

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  • The Patrol – Chapter 9
    We return to the MSS by a slightly different route to avoid possible ambush on our previous route, eventually making our way to the designated entrance entrance/exit point. Using multiple entrance/exits at an MSS or patrol base increases the risk of…
    - 20 Apr 16, 2:32am -
  • My portable, modular, antenna mast system — American Hoplite
    ***Disclaimer: I am not a guru when it comes to this stuff. I am definitely a student, and this is just a record of what I have been using thus far. I don’t want to give the impression that this is the way. All of this is likely to change if I lear…
    - 27 Mar 16, 2:57pm -
  • The Patrol – Chapter 8
    The bitter north wind roars through the bare limbs of the trees along the ridge line above our position causing them to sway and creak. The ridge acts as a natural wind break for the side of the mountain we occupy and tiny snowflakes fall silently ar…
    - 17 Mar 16, 1:13am -
  • Ruck Sack Battery Charging System
    A reader recently requested I elaborate on the comms equipment battery charging system I carry in my Ruck. First let me say that the setup I use is not what I would prefer but it works. I would prefer an ultra light weight system that I could attach…
    - 27 Feb 16, 2:56am -
  • Yeasu 817ND
    A reader recently asked if I would recommend the Yeasu 817 as an alternate for the Elecraft KX3, in the tactical HF radio role. In my opinion, if the KX3 wasn’t available, the 817 would be my rucksack radio of choice. After all, the original 817 (n…
    - 3 Feb 16, 2:47am -
  • A Simple Field HF Antenna
    I recently had a reader email regarding his low power (QRP) field antenna utilizing the NVIS mode. He commented on his systems lack of performance. He is using a dipole with 65’4″ legs for both the 40 and the 80 meter band. He is using a bnc-to-…
    - 4 Nov 15, 2:01am -
  • Near Vertical Incidence Skywave- Simplified
    About as good an article re: NVIS as I’ve seen. Great pics. brushbeater I’ve brought this up enough times already; let’s de-mystify this beast. Communications fall into one of two categories: Line of Sight(LOS) and Beyond Line of Sight. LOS If…
    - 20 Oct 15, 8:32pm -
  • HF Transmission Lines
    Several good mentions have been made in the comments section by readers regarding the transmission line (T/L). Since this is the next logical item in the system to discuss, what follows is my take. Most of the information provided is pretty basic for…
    - 7 Oct 15, 4:07pm -
  • Cliff Notes for Radio Communications – A Very Good Link
    Provided by Jeff Alan, a reader and frequent comment provider. I am blessed to have many that have a vast knowledge of  radio experience and don’t mind sharing it. The article is lengthy…
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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.
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  • Six Years
    This blob has been around for 6 years. Meh.
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  • In NYS: Safe Act Part 2??
    Rumblings of a Safe Act 2 if Cuomo gets reelected….which he will.  People might squawk about Dem’s not liking Cuomo, but remember, they HATE Republican’s even more. Anyway, what would Safe Act 2 do?  Not much is revealed in the … Continue r…
    - 14 Sep 14, 9:41pm -
  • NJ Dem’s vote for gun control bill they don’t like
    Three NJ Democrats vote in support of a bill, they don’t agree with.  Why would they do it?  It’s NJ that’s why.  But, it’s really just to put Christie in a bind cause he’s a Republican….NJ politics, it’s what you … Continue readin…
    - 16 May 14, 1:37pm -
  • Wizard of ID on Smart Gun Tech

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

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  • Taking the White Man’s Guns in CT

    - 6 Mar 14, 2:33am -

Survival Gear

Firearms and Freedom

  • Common Sense Gun Laws
    Sure, I like the fact that Wisconsin made it easier for active duty military and retired police to get concealed carry permits, but what really makes sense to eliminate senseless violence perpetrated by (bad) people with guns is this: Get … Continu…
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  • 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 →The po…
    - 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…
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  • 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 →The post…
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  • This is Why They Say “Never Ask a Question You Don’t Know the Answer to”
    MSNBC anchor Contessa Brewer thought she could score some points against Republican Congressman Rep. Mo Brooks by snarkily asking “Do you have a degree in economics?” while she was interviewing him. His reply? “Yes ma’am I do, highest honors.…
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  • More From My Sheriff

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  • Something New
    I just purchased my first turkey hunting permit. Looking forward to trying that, the time slot I have is for mid-May this year.The post Something New first appeared on Firearms & Freedom.
    - 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 →The post Gratuitous Gun Pics first appeared on Firearms & Freedom.
    - 18 Mar 14, 2:01am -

DC Handgun Info

  • CHECK THIS OUT: A tiny RED or WHITE LED light for miscell. tasks!
    I work in security (and drive for a living as well) and often need a tiny task light that won't take up one of my hands. It's like a clip-on reading lamp, but it has the option of a bright red LED so that it preserves your night vision! To buy it, c…
    - 1 Dec 18, 3:12pm -
  • Traveling with your Handgun Soon? A MUST-HAVE
    [Current Year Edition of the]Traveler's Guide to the Firearm Laws of the Fifty StatesA friend just asked me "How can I know what the carry laws are in various U.S. states?" I said there's a perfect resource for that: the Traveler's Guide to the Firea…
    - 5 Apr 18, 5:59pm -
  • 1911 (born 1910)? or Glock (born 1988)?
    (My Colt)I've been meaning to write up a blog post on this rivalry -- 1911 or Glock -- for some time. I may have already written a piece on it here at DCHI, but here's my current take. I have owned both a used Colt (Model 1911) Series 80 in 45 ACP,…
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  • "Classical Liberal"? "What's That?" -- An alternative to Democrat and Republican Parties
    I have to credit the late Albert Jay Nock (d. 1943) with opening my eyes to the nature of "The State" (as opposed to government) with his incisive book, "Our Enemy, The State", available at Amazon* in multiple formats: hardback, paperback, Kindle, an…
    - 12 Mar 18, 9:10pm -
  • Olympics Biathlon (Cross-country Skiing + Target Shooting), PyeongChang 2018 TV schedule here
    Biathlon -- from the Greek: "bi" (two) + "athlon" (contest) -- is a great sport combining two high-intensity disciplines that work at cross-purposes! Cross-country skiing gets your heart pumping and your lungs working overtime, then you have to stop…
    - 12 Feb 18, 2:19am -
  • Ruger announces Mark IV (.22 LR) pistol recall!
    Ruger has found a safety-related problem with their NEW Mark IV pistols ONLY made before June 2017. Click here to be sent to the official release from the manufacturer. This manufacturing error is why it is so very important to know and observe the F…
    - 12 Jun 17, 3:31pm -
  • NOT GUN-RELATED: What will it take to pay off my credit card?
    If you're like most people, you carry a lot of credit card debt. I've got to whittle my own debt down.I checked out, one of the best sites for mortgage loans/student loans/banking/credit cards/etc. There, I found a credit card pay-off ca…
    - 3 May 17, 2:52am -
  • Remington 870 (ex-police dept. guns) on SALE NOW
    If you're a shotgun fan, and want one to protect your house, farm, etc., Southern Ohio Gun is offering 18 to 20-inch barrel Remington Police Magnums 870s at bargain prices: under $270 each! (PS: Should be DC-legal as a long gun.)CLICK HERE to be rout…
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  • Best Preparedness Blog: ACTIVE RESPONSE TRAINING by Greg ELLIFRITZ
      (Aftermath of Boston Marathon bombing by two terrorist brothers; no info available on the image.)Lately I've been thinking of boning up on tactical first aid matters. I subscribe to Active Response Training's FREE  e-newsletter. If you are conce…
    - 21 Dec 16, 4:52am -
  • SOLD OUT - Bud's Gun Shop (Online) / USED Belgian, Israeli, Hungarian HI-POWER 9mm PISTOLS
    Used Interarms Surplus FN Hi-Power 9mm 13+1 FairBud's Gun Shop (was) offering used Browning Hi-Powers (AKA the P-35) in 9mm -- several versions and conditions available: Belgian (FN, highest quality), Israeli, and Hungarian versions. Prices are great…
    - 23 May 16, 2:54am -

Dustin's Gun Blog

  • You've never budgeted like this before
    Like most people I never learned any effective method to manage and budget my money while I was growing up.  Over the years I tried many of the traditional budget methods such as listing our...
    - 29 Nov 18, 6:39am -
  • 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.
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    The folks over at were kind enough to send me a few samples of their products to try out and review.   I am happy to say that after using the products that I received I am 100%...
    - 26 Apr 13, 4:00pm -
  • Guns in America
    The Blaze has a very cool series named Guns in America that is helping to spread truth and dispel myth.  Recent topics include Women & Guns, Gun Industry Employment, and Gun Ownership....
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  • Standing up for Free Speech
    8th grader Jared Marcum was not the first youth to be unjustifiably disciplined for wearing an NRA Shirt, but I believe he may be the first to wear the exact same shirt on the very first day...
    - 25 Apr 13, 9:52pm -
  • Star Parker - Standing up for Gun Rights
    Three must see videos posted by gun rights activist Star Parker:
    - 22 Mar 13, 7:37pm -
  • Arizona Ranked #1 for Gun Owners
    Guns and Ammo ranked all of the States to see where gun owners enjoyed the most freedom, and I'm happy to report that Arizona was ranked number 1 on the list with 49 out of a maximum of 50 points!...
    - 20 Mar 13, 3:09am -
  • Equal Gun Rights!
    From the SAF. Find additional details at
    - 27 Feb 13, 7:57pm -

Minuteman Review

  • newRifle Basics: The Parts of a Rifle
    Josh Montgomery Writer for Minuteman Review, handgun aficionado and artisan firearms reviewer.  Quick Navigation The Parts of a RifleSpare PartsConclusion  Rifles are popular defensive, tactical, and sporting arms. As with every firearm, the rifle…
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  • newRifle Scope Anatomy
    Josh Montgomery Writer for Minuteman Review, handgun aficionado and artisan firearms reviewer.  Quick Navigation Why a Rifle Scope?Basics of Rifle ScopesTerminology​Optical AccessoriesFinal Thoughts Rifle scopes offer the shooter a precision sight…
    - 23 hours ago 15 May 21, 11:03am -
  • newSemi-Auto Marksmanship: How to Shoot an AR-15
    Josh Montgomery Writer for Minuteman Review, handgun aficionado and artisan firearms reviewer.  Quick Navigation Why Marksmanship MattersHow to Shoot an AR-15Sight alignment and sight pictureStock weldEye relief Trigger controlBreath controlHoldFol…
    - 23 hours ago 15 May 21, 10:56am -
  • newShotgun Boot Camp: How to Aim a Shotgun (Not Always the Same as a Rifle)
    Josh Montgomery Writer for Minuteman Review, handgun aficionado and artisan firearms reviewer.  Quick Navigation Shotgun SightsHow to Aim a Shotgun​Optical Shotgun SightsReflector and Holographic SightsTailor Your Sights to the Target As with hand…
    - 23 hours ago 15 May 21, 10:49am -
  • newShotgun Boot Camp: How to Load Your Shotgun
    Josh Montgomery Writer for Minuteman Review, handgun aficionado and artisan firearms reviewer.  Quick Navigation Shotgun Types and MagazinesHow to Load a ShotgunCarrying UnloadedA Word on AmmunitionUnloading​Ammo AccessoriesIn Sum A magazine Loadi…
    - 23 hours ago 15 May 21, 10:46am -
  • newShotgun Boot Camp: How to Shoot Your Shotgun
    Josh Montgomery Writer for Minuteman Review, handgun aficionado and artisan firearms reviewer.  Quick Navigation ShotgunsHow to Shoot a ShotgunBreak-ActionPump-ActionSemi-Automatic​Range Practice and ExperimentationIn Sum A shotgun can be a devast…
    - 23 hours ago 15 May 21, 10:40am -
  • newShotgun Boot Camp: Proper Grip and Shoulder Position
    Josh Montgomery Writer for Minuteman Review, handgun aficionado and artisan firearms reviewer.  Quick Navigation The Importance of Proper GripProper Grip and Shoulder Position​Shotgun Fit and RecoilThe Bottom Line When firing long guns — rifles…
    - 23 hours ago 15 May 21, 10:33am -
  • newShotgun Boot Camp: Shotgun Shot Size
    Josh Montgomery Writer for Minuteman Review, handgun aficionado and artisan firearms reviewer.  Quick Navigation The Shot in ShotgunGuide to Shot SizesBirdshotBuckshot​Typical ApplicationsTarget shootingHuntingPersonal defenseThe Bottom Line One o…
    - 23 hours ago 15 May 21, 10:28am -
  • newShotgun Boot Camp: Shotgun Types
    Josh Montgomery Writer for Minuteman Review, handgun aficionado and artisan firearms reviewer.  Quick Navigation What is a Shotgun?Shotgun Types​Shotgun AmmoLast Word The shotgun, also called the scattergun, is one of the most popular home-defense…
    - 23 hours ago 15 May 21, 10:22am -
  • newShotgun Effective Ranges With Every Type of Ammo
    Josh Montgomery Writer for Minuteman Review, handgun aficionado and artisan firearms reviewer.  Quick Navigation ShotgunsShotgun Effective Ranges1. Birdshot2. Buckshot3. SlugsSpreadSlugsChokesRisk of DispersionSpecialty Rounds​OpticsLast Thoughts…
    - 23 hours ago 15 May 21, 10:14am -

Gears of Guns

  • Guest Post: 8 weapon handling tips you should know to protect yourself from accidental discharge
    Source Due to the comparatively lenient gun laws of the country, gun ownership is prevalent in the US. According to research conducted by Pew Research Center, 30 percent of Americans reported owning a gun. Sixty-seven percent of gun owners do so for…
    - 24 Jun 20, 6:32pm -
  • Griffin Armament M4SD II Suppressor
    The M4SD II Suppressor is NOT Hearing Safe! The Griffin Armament M4SD II Suppressor is fundamentally like any other can. The M4SD II does have one very awesome difference that we will discuss in a moment.  But this can is still a .223 can, which mea…
    - 25 Mar 20, 4:35pm -
  • Citadel RSS1 AK Shotgun Review
    The Citadel RSS1 Shotgun First Look When we first started reviewing the Citadel RSS1, we found that the Winchester white box 12 gauge shells were giving us problems. We have spent months shooting better shells through this and for the most part, we h…
    - 4 Mar 20, 6:00pm -
  • Dead Air Wolverine AK Suppressor Review
    The Dead Air Wolverine The Dead Air Wolverine was one of the most surprisingly enjoyable suppressors I have had have the chance to review. I have suppressed 7.62×39 rounds before but never any subsonic ammo. I just didn’t think the round was reall…
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  • IWI Tavor x95 First Look

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  • NEW for 2019: IWI Tavor TS12 First look
    IWI Tavor The IWI Tavor line of firearms are maybe the BEST bullpup firearms to date. I have owned a Tavor SAR 5.56 Rifle for a few years now. IWI, for lack of a better word, “previewed” the Tavor7 and Tavor TS12 Shotgun in 2018 at SHOT Show. How…
    - 11 Dec 19, 6:00pm -
  • DPMS G2 Recon Review
    The DPMS G2 Recon .308 Rifle If you haven’t watched our first look review of the DPMS G2 Recon, I recommend checking it out. If you are enjoying what you are watching I hope you will like and subscribe to us on YouTube. I have always loved the .3…
    - 20 Nov 19, 6:00pm -
  • Noveske Space Invader Review Feat: DeadAir Wolfman
    The Space Invader SBR The Noveke Space Invader comes in 2 configurations. The SBR version (Short Barreled Rifle) and the pistol version. Since this review is in partnership with, We were able to review this firearm in the SBR version…
    - 6 Nov 19, 6:00pm -
  • Double Star ARP7 AR pistol Review
    The ARP7 – A Name that Makes Sense. I like the name ARP7. Don’t get me wrong I like ARs called Zombie Annihilator or Space Invader or even REPR. However, if you name your rifle the xyz81435plq by Waffle Armament NO ONE WILL REMEMBER THE NAME! Tha…
    - 30 Oct 19, 5:00pm -
  • Walther Q5 Match M2 Polymer Frame Review
    The Q5 Match The Q5 Match If you haven’t checked out the first look video, I will have it posted below. We have been working with Walther for years and we recently published a review of the Walther Colt 1911-22 pistol. Last year we reviewed the Q4…
    - 23 Oct 19, 5:00pm -

God, Gals, Guns, Grub

  • Securing your gun in your vehicle: Amazon Basics Portable Security Case XL with Combination Lock
    It seems that hardly a week or two goes by that you don't see or hear news of a gun getting stolen from a vehicle. More often than not, the vehicle was unlocked and the gun was just sitting under a seat, in a center console, or a glove box.This i…
    - 12 May 19, 10:47pm -
  • Go get yourself some cheap (safety) sunglasses...
    I have to make a confession... while I have a fairly expensive set of Oakley Radar shooting safety glasses... and a couple of other more costly brands too... more often than not, you'll find me wearing a set of Walmart's Safety Vu Bifocal Safety Gla…
    - 14 Apr 19, 11:43pm -
  • Every Day Preparedness for Regular Folks: The Dorcy LED Mini Lantern...
    Sometimes inexpensive is cheap... and sometimes inexpensive is good enough. Good enough is right where the Dorcy LED Mini Lantern falls in providing a good, portable, and affordable light source for regular folks during a power outage, while camping,…
    - 8 Apr 19, 8:34pm -
  • Guys... don't box yourselves in.
    Sometimes, you just can't make stuff up that's as dumb as reality. I recently saw a man in a public restroom set his pistol on the top of the urinal while he relieved himself. Now before you think or say you'd never be that dumb... would you use a wa…
    - 31 Mar 19, 2:35am -
  • Making space... before you need it!
    I recently read a story about a gal who was assaulted and robbed between her vehicle and the fuel pumps while filling up at a gas station. I thought I'd share a simple tip: Create space at the pump!You don't have to park right up tight, next to the…
    - 23 Mar 19, 6:39pm -
  • Daylight Savings Time... our semi-annual readiness check.
    Well, I'm still looking for that hour I lost last night, but we should get it back next fall. Twice a year... here in Ohio... we change our clocks for Daylight Savings Time. While the advantages gained are debatable... it's our semi-annual reminder t…
    - 13 Mar 17, 12:54am -
  • I'm a pretty good shot... and hand, finger, and grip strength have a lot to do with it.
    While most of the firearms we have are "stock", we still have quite a few with modifications... including various "trigger jobs" on rifles, shotguns, and handguns. A friend recently told me he was ordering a "Ghost Trigger" for his Glock because the…
    - 22 Feb 17, 12:20am -
  • Pepper-Spray should be part of your Every Day Carry...
    After recently spending some time answering questions and discussing pepper-spray with several different folks, I decided to post some of my thoughts about carrying pepper-spray for defensive use. In the spirit of full disclosure, I am a SABRE Red ce…
    - 2 Feb 17, 3:00pm -
  • 32,800 rounds through a Ruger SR9...
    It's been almost ten years since Ruger introduced the SR9 and SR9c pistols... and more than eight years since our family adopted the SR9 and SR9c as our primary pistols for home and self-defense.  We own... well, let's say more than six and less tha…
    - 20 Jan 17, 3:00pm -
  • Why do you yell at your targets?
    The gals and I are fortunate to have our own shooting range out back... it allows us to shoot regularly... pretty much whenever we want. Sometimes friends, students, and others will join us for some shooting fun, practice, and training. Not too long…
    - 12 Jan 17, 3:00pm -

Free North Carolina

  • newCalgary judge refuses to overturn anti-free speech restraining order
     Via Paul
    - 7 hours ago 16 May 21, 2:40am -
  • newWilliam Marshal, a Knight’s Tale
    Via Marc Marshall                                                      The story of how the fourth son of a minor 12th century baron rose to be one of the richest men of his day, Regent of England…
    - 8 hours ago 16 May 21, 1:27am -
  • newGolden retriever stops and hugs everyone she sees on her daily walk
    Via Tuan Hoang                                                                                   Thҽ majority of dσgs pr𝚘vide unconditional love and affection to humans – with lots and lots…
    - 9 hours ago 16 May 21, 12:52am -
  • newWATCH: Patriot Gas Station Owner Trolls Hunter Biden with Hilarious Meme on Their Sign
    I thought that gas station pic with Hunter was fake, but this guy RECORDED it!! 😂😂 Bless this ballsy gas station! 🇺🇸⚔— Coyote Outlaw (@ThatF_ckerYote) May 15, 2021  Props to this creative patriot.Lewis Cou…
    - 9 hours ago 16 May 21, 12:26am -
  • newMike Lindell: “This Is Worse Than What Twitter Did To Me And My Company”
    BREAKING REPORT: Vimeo CANCELS Mike Lindell’s MyPillow Account.. CLAIM: "the purpose of your account is to promote content from a banned user"..Let’s GIVE back. Support Mike!Use promo code WLT at to save up to 66% on your…
    - 10 hours ago 16 May 21, 12:07am -
  • newWisconsin Authorizes Audit of 2020 Election
     Wisconsin is officially auditing the results of the 2020 Election, with the official announcement coming today according to Newsmax reporter Emerald Robinson.Robinson announced on Twitter, “The state of Wisconsin authorized an audit of the 2020…
    - 11 hours ago 15 May 21, 11:06pm -
  • newDonald Trump Issues New Statement Targeting Mitch McConnell, Mike Pence
                                                                                                “Had Mike Pence had the courage to send the Electoral College vot…
    - 11 hours ago 15 May 21, 11:02pm -
  • newThe Censored
     Via John  & from yesterday: A Guide to Home-Based COVID TreatmentIn the U.S., people should be able to access all information they wish to see except that which is illegal. However, the heavy hand of censorship is quickly becoming a sledgehamm…
    - 11 hours ago 15 May 21, 10:43pm -
  • newThe Statues Should Stay Up
     During the ongoing debate regarding the removal of the monuments honoring Confederate Generals, those in support of the statues often say in defense, “The statues are part of America’s history; we need to learn from history.” While this…
    - 13 hours ago 15 May 21, 8:24pm -
  • newSoviet Cultural Revolution in Education, 1928-1931
      Circa 1865The long American descent into Marxism is reminiscent of the 1920’s Soviet Union as the Bolsheviks consolidated their revolution and restructured culture and society.  In the late 1920s the term “cultural revolution” was redef…
    - 14 hours ago 15 May 21, 8:06pm -

My Gun Culture

  • Nearly Half of All U.S. Counties Are Now Second Amendment Sanctuaries
    This surprised me... Time to keep this momentum moving before Washington gets completely out of control.Source: Nearly Half of All U.S. Counties Are Now Second Amendment SanctuariesThe post Nearly Half of All U.S. Counties Are Now Second Amendment S…
    - 9 days ago 7 May 21, 1:20pm -
  • Gun Cranks Live: What’s REALLY Causing “The Ammo Shortage” and “Chicken Sniping”
    The GunCranks - Brent Wheat, Tom McHale & Roy Huntington are back with in-depth insight on what's causing the ammo shortage, chatting up chicken sniping - yes, you read that right! - and keeping your gun clean.…
    - 13 days ago 3 May 21, 6:46pm -
  • Vantage Point: A look at new guns and gear…
    My favorite pocket/ankle pistol has an upgrade. The new XD-S OSP from Springfield Armory is now optics ready. The test model shown here came with a Crimson Trace CTS-1500 mini red dot sight pre-installed and ready to go. In fact, when I took it to th…
    - 13 days ago 3 May 21, 2:06pm -
  • Gear Spotlight: Home Defense Must-Haves
    Here are some of our favorite picks for home defense must haves: Guns, gear, ammo and accessories...Source: Gear Spotlight: Home Defense Must-HavesThe post Gear Spotlight: Home Defense Must-Haves appeared first on My Gun Culture.
    - 14 days ago 2 May 21, 11:24am -
  • What’s REALLY Causing the Ammo Shortage?
    The Gun Cranks are back and they've got the answers to the current ammo shortage... Is it a conspiracy? Maybe. Is the United Nations blue helmet brigade responsible? Probably. Listen in to the most irreverent guns and shooting show on the internet an…
    - 31 days ago 15 Apr 21, 2:55pm -
  • Why Universal Background Checks Suck
    A good read on the ugly details behind those benign-sounding universal background checks... Editor’s Note: The following was written by our friend, colleague, and long-time 2A advocate Michael Bane. I mean, who can oppose universal background check…
    - 34 days ago 12 Apr 21, 1:21pm -
  • Wanna Win a Mossberg MC2c Pistol Package?
    Enter to win a Mossberg MC2c 9mm pistol package worth over $900! Protect yourself and your family with the Mossberg Mc2c, the gun we’re giving away through American Handgunner. Featuring a 3.9″ barrel, OAL of 7.1″, a slim width of 1.10″ and h…
    - 19 Jan 21, 12:49pm -
  • The CZ Shadow 2 OR
    A big, bad, beautiful blue... pistol. As is so often the case I got the call on a Friday at work. The grandmother in room two had a social disease, the toddler in three had shoved an aquarium rock up his nose, and Mrs. Morrison in four was convinced…
    - 19 Jan 21, 1:54am -
  • Home Defense Must Haves
    Here's a handy list of home-defense "must-haves" from the editorial staff of American Handgunner...Source: Home Defense Must HavesThe post Home Defense Must Haves appeared first on My Gun Culture.
    - 18 Jan 21, 2:10pm -
  • 007’s Alternative History: The Mauser HSc
    The lesser-known pistol that just might have been the super-spy gun of all time? The HSc is actually the more advanced of the two designs. HSc stands for Hahn Selbstspanner or “self-cocking hammer,” and it represented the state-of-the-art in 1940…
    - 15 Jan 21, 12:36pm -

Gun Pundit

  • Gun Cleaning and Maintenance
    At the request of a reader and also a close friend of mine, we will be covering the topic of cleaning a gun and what you need to know. Cleaning and maintaining a firearm is one of those methods that transcend time by being passed down through generat…
    - 27 Nov 19, 8:45am -
  • Tools Needed to Build an AR15
    Before you start slaving away at building an AR15, you might want to consider picking up some tools. Some will be absolutely required, some recommended, and some just to make your life easier. Building an AR is fun and easy…if you’re prepared. If…
    - 22 Nov 19, 4:06am -
  • Gun Range Etiquette
    Like anything else, there are certain standards that you should follow when shooting your firearm at the gun range. This is known as range etiquette and is important to you enjoying your experience, and also the people around enjoying there’s. If y…
    - 18 Nov 19, 8:00am -
  • Why You Need to Catch a .22
    There is no better feeling than holding an old .22 rifle. The glazed wood and years of oil residue will transport any shooter back in time. There is something familiar and nostalgic about a .22 that is unrivaled. Most people learned to shoot with t…
    - 18 Nov 19, 4:14am -
  • Parts of a Cartridge
    There is a lot of misconception when it comes to firearm ammunition. People throw around the word “bullet” all the time, but 99% of the time it is used inaccurately. It is important to understand the difference between the parts of a cartridge if…
    - 18 Nov 19, 3:53am -
  • Building vs Buying an AR15 – Which is Right for You?
    Most likely know about this gun called the AR15. You see them on the news and you see the military using a version of them. You know, the evil black rifle that you have probably heard so much about. Well, believe it or not, the AR15 is by far the mos…
    - 14 Nov 19, 8:53am -
  • Handling a Misfired Round
    Knowing what a misfire is and how to handle them is something that every single shooter needs to know. Dealing with a misfired round is vital to having a strong foundation as a gun enthusiast. Hopefully most of the people reading this already know wh…
    - 14 Nov 19, 8:24am -
  • Top 5 Factors To Consider When Buying A Gun – The Right Way
    Interested in picking up a gun? That’s great! Welcome to the club. You may be thinking “hot damn, I’m going to go pick up something today.” That’s fine, but there is more to being a firearms owner than just physically possessing one. Well,…
    - 13 Nov 19, 4:13am -
  • What is “Mil-Spec”?
    Milspec is one of those words that gets thrown around a lot in the gun community. When you are researching AR15 parts or reading up on them, you will see milspec pop up again and again. But what exactly does it mean? Not a lot of people seem to know…
    - 13 Nov 19, 3:37am -
  • Rimfire vs Centerfire – What’s the Difference?
    There are two classes of ammunition that you will encounter during your shooting days. Rimfire and centerfire. Comparing the two is like comparing cars. They do the same thing and get the same result, but they vary in how they do it. The primer is st…
    - 12 Nov 19, 8:49am -

Home on the Range

  • Lessons from our Parents
    There is no greater enhancement to beauty than confidence.- BrigidI found it there in the closet of my big brother's room, a little Savage, that had been my Dad's. It still had no child safety lock and didn't when I first picked it up when I was 12.M…
    - 19 days ago 27 Apr 21, 2:50pm -
  • April 19, 1995.
    Twenty-six years ago tomorrow the Oklahoma City bombing.  If you've not taken the time to visit the memorial there, you should. In my travels, I try and take the time to visit local places of history.  Wherever I am, be it for work or play, if I ha…
    - 28 days ago 18 Apr 21, 3:34pm -
  • Quote of the Week
    “Six mistakes mankind keeps making century after century:Believing that personal gain is made by crushing others;Worrying about things that cannot be changed or corrected;Insisting that a thing is impossible because we cannot accomplish it;Refusin…
    - 33 days ago 13 Apr 21, 4:06pm -
  • Forget Lab Safety I Want Super Powers
    I had to get geek glasses, being in my 50's (and holding) now, putting them on mostly for close-up work or when I'm really tired.  The glasses do tend to wander away, and it seems I'm forever cleaning all the smudges off of them.  I'm not sure how…
    - 49 days ago 28 Mar 21, 1:26pm -
  • Things that go bump in the night
    I have a gal friend that I went to dinner and the movies with pre-COVID when her husband is out of town on business, as her house is pretty quiet, kids grown.  We picked a little restaurant, then a movie, alternating who gets to pick.  Usually w…
    - 53 days ago 24 Mar 21, 7:13pm -
  • The History of Existing Things
    Those hallowed and pure motions of the senseWhich seem, in their simplicity, to ownAn intellectual charm; that calm delightWhich, if I err not, surely must belongTo those first-born affinities that fitOur new existence to existing things-William Word…
    - 58 days ago 19 Mar 21, 11:59am -
  • Barkley's Ode to Spring
    Sorry, it's been a while, work got very busy and I was beta reading several author's books as a favor for them (as Jim Curtis can tell you, having a beta reader who can tell you how to measure the height of someone missing their head is a gift :-) F…
    - 60 days ago 17 Mar 21, 12:43pm -
  • Female Gunbloggers and Fashion
    Clothes make the man. Naked people have little or no influence on society.  ― Mark TwainGoing into my first year of junior high, girls were not allowed to wear pants. Being the 70's, my classmates and I were allowed to wear an assortment of…
    - 93 days ago 12 Feb 21, 3:50pm -
  • Why Women Spend So Much Time in the Bathroom - The TRUTH REVEALED
    I have had a number of people, well, women readers who have become friends anyway, that have sent comments via email regarding my hair photo on the right sidebar of the blog and it's alleged natural beauty.Just so you know, said picture involved a…
    - 95 days ago 10 Feb 21, 6:35pm -
  • Baby It's Cold Outside
    It's 5 degrees out (NOT considering wind chill).  Miss Schmoochieface Dog did NOT want to go for a walk.
    - 99 days ago 6 Feb 21, 2:39pm -

Jerking the Trigger

  • Save $50 Plate Carrier 06, Cummerbund 57, & Shoulder Pad 21 Bundle
    At $237, WTF’s Plate Carrier 06 bundle offers value to the enduser. The bundle includes Plate Carrier 06, Cummerbund 57 and Shoulder Pad 21 as shown. Turnkey Plate Carrier 06 bundle is a $50 savings versus purchasing the items separately. Plat…
    - 2 days ago 14 May 21, 2:57pm -
  • Hill People Gear Ute Pack V2
    The original Ute pack, which came out in 2013, was HPG’s first full-size backpacking pack. The beauty of the Ute pack is it’s ability to compress down for day-sized loads or expand it’s capacity with the addition of pack pockets. Now in 2021 t…
    - 3 days ago 13 May 21, 2:45pm -
  • Gear Spool Mighty Mini Bar
    Most knives aren’t made for prying or scraping so many have taken to carrying a small pry bar to take care of those types of jobs. Typically, the pry bar does not need to be that large to handle things like pulling staples or breaking packing tape…
    - 4 days ago 12 May 21, 3:48pm -
  • Backnife – Ultralight EDC Blade
    If you want to add an affordable, ultralight, and corrosion resistant utility blade to your EDC, Backnife might be for you. Backnife is a polymer utility blade holder that, when paired with a ceramic blade, is completely non-metallic and therefore ru…
    - 5 days ago 11 May 21, 4:41pm -
  • Kit Badger Coast to Coast 2021
    Even an ammo shortage can’t keep Kit Badger from taking on the Coast to Coast 2021. If you want a chance to meet Kit Badger, shoot some hard-to-get firearms, land some sweet swag, and have a great experience with a small group of good people, make…
    - 6 days ago 10 May 21, 3:42pm -
  • Fury Carry Solutions – New J-Frame AIWB Holster
    Fury Carry Solutions is now offering their Appendix Holster for 2″ and 3″ barreled J-Frame revolvers. The J-Frame Appendix Holster features a high mold around the cylinder to serve as a guide during reholsters and as a sweat guard. The holster co…
    - 9 days ago 7 May 21, 3:55pm -
  • New From Klik Belts and Black Collar Arms: The Klik Sling 2-Point Modular Quick Adjust Rifle Sling
    Austin, TX (May the 4th, 2021) — A Klik Belts and Black Collar Arms collaboration, the Klik Sling is a quick-adjust, modular rifle sling that employs genuine AustriAlpin COBRA™ quick release buckles and interchangeable Tails. Attach Klik Sling Ta…
    - 10 days ago 6 May 21, 3:02pm -
  • Chase Tactical Elastic Tourniquet Holder
    The Chase Tactical Elastic Tourniquet Holder was designed as a simplistic universal tourniquet holder, that allows it to easily attach to almost any plate carrier on the market.  The ETH uses 4″ elastic for retention and has a hook and loop panel…
    - 11 days ago 5 May 21, 1:38pm -
  • Hard Ready HR-1 Knife
    Imagine for a minute that you’ve designed a line of self-defense knives that you are proud of and your design lands at a high-end knife manufacturer. Things are looking up. Then imagine that the manufacturer folds up shop. Now you have a choice to…
    - 12 days ago 4 May 21, 3:38pm -
  • WELmade Knives Launches New Website
    WELmade Knives has launched a new website. The site includes information about their past work and upcoming projects like the Skylark series, a knife being produced with support from Dauntless MFG. Pre-orders are open for the Skylark Series with addi…
    - 13 days ago 3 May 21, 1:53pm -

Arms Vault

  • newPROOF Research Tundra Bolt-Action Rifle
    The PROOF Research Tundra is a bolt-action hunting rifle that features a carbon fiber stock and a Sendero contour carbon fiber barrel.The post PROOF Research Tundra Bolt-Action Rifle appeared first on ArmsVault.
    - 7 hours ago 16 May 21, 2:20am -
  • Green Element Camo M4E1 Rifle Giveaway
    Register for the Aero Precision Green Element Camo M4E1 Rifle Giveaway. The winner also receives a Vortex Crossfire Red Dot and ammo gift card.The post Green Element Camo M4E1 Rifle Giveaway appeared first on ArmsVault.
    - 6 days ago 10 May 21, 3:54am -
  • Survey Reveals Growing Support for Second Amendment
    A new Washington Post-ABC News survey reveals that support for Second Amendment protection has grown by 9 percent.The post Survey Reveals Growing Support for Second Amendment appeared first on ArmsVault.
    - 14 days ago 2 May 21, 5:36am -
  • CZ-USA All-Terrain Shotgun Series
    CZ-USA All-Terrain Shotguns are available in 12 or 20 gauge, as well as 28- or 30-inch barrel lengths depending on the model.The post CZ-USA All-Terrain Shotgun Series appeared first on ArmsVault.
    - 17 days ago 29 Apr 21, 2:43am -
  • Hoppes No 9 in One Gallon Containers
    Hoppe’s has announced the release of new one-gallon containers of both No. 9 Gun Bore Cleaner and Gun Lubricating Oil.The post Hoppes No 9 in One Gallon Containers appeared first on ArmsVault.
    - 18 days ago 28 Apr 21, 4:23am -
  • FN Herstal Shoulder-Fired Weapon Launch
    FN America announces the upcoming launch event hosted by parent company, FN Herstal, of an unprecedented shoulder-fired weapon.The post FN Herstal Shoulder-Fired Weapon Launch appeared first on ArmsVault.
    - 21 days ago 25 Apr 21, 3:06am -
  • Sporting Clays Shooter Gregg Wolf Joins Team Federal
    Federal Ammunition has announced that Minnesota-native Gregg Wolf as its newest sponsored shooter to join Team Federal.The post Sporting Clays Shooter Gregg Wolf Joins Team Federal appeared first on ArmsVault.
    - 21 days ago 25 Apr 21, 12:11am -
  • Ruger MAX-9 Holsters
    Comp-Tac now offers Ruger MAX-9 holsters, including inside-the-waistband (IWB), outside-the-waistband (OWB), hybrid, and all Kydex models.The post Ruger MAX-9 Holsters appeared first on ArmsVault.
    - 25 days ago 21 Apr 21, 3:33am -
  • Mission First Tactical React M-LOK Compact Foregrip
    The Mission First Tactical React M-LOK Compact Foregrip features a low-profile design and provides a positive grip surface for the shooter.The post Mission First Tactical React M-LOK Compact Foregrip appeared first on ArmsVault.
    - 27 days ago 19 Apr 21, 12:09am -
  • Bat Masterson 45 Colt Single-Action Pistol
    Cimarron’s Bat Masterson™ Laser Engraved Frontier 5.5-inch .45 Colt Like the Old West American icon himself, the Bat Masterson™ Colt ... Read moreThe post Bat Masterson 45 Colt Single-Action Pistol appeared first on ArmsVault.
    - 28 days ago 18 Apr 21, 3:41am -

Legally Armed in Detroit

Learn About Guns

  • Digital Privacy and Security Tips
    Digital privacy and security is of increasing importance. That is true for those involved in civil rights work, as well as everyone in society. Activists who support racial equality, gun rights, gay rights, and just about every other issue have been…
    - 19 days ago 27 Apr 21, 6:31pm -
  • “More Training” is NOT the Solution to Police Brutality
    Additional training of police officers is not the solution to police brutality. Cruelty and depraved hearts can’t be fixed with training Some problems can be fixed by training, while others cannot. A pilot who is unskillful due to a lack of trainin…
    - 19 days ago 27 Apr 21, 12:52am -
  • Video from the April 10, 2021 protest against police brutality and racism in Davenport, Iowa
    Video from our protest today, including a great discussion about police brutality, racism, and what we can all do about it that was had by those who attended. Despite the rain, wind, and cold, our protest was a success. Join the NRA
    - 35 days ago 10 Apr 21, 11:11pm -
  • Planes Crashes and Killings by the Police
    When a Boeing 737 crashes, you don’t see people rushing to “Back Boeing” or talk about how being a pilot is such a hard job. Instead, you see people mourn the loss of life and then demand an impartial investigation into what happened so that an…
    - 42 days ago 3 Apr 21, 10:02pm -
  • The Reawakening of the Black Gun-Rights Movement – Video
    “You have this history well before the Civil War of organized black self-defense in Northern communities,” says George Washington University Professor of Law Robert J. Cottrol, editor of Gun Control and the Constitution: Sources and Explorations…
    - 46 days ago 31 Mar 21, 1:16am -
  • Robber Shot by Concealed Carry Permit Holder on the South Side of Chicago
    A 69 year old man used the handgun he was legally carrying to stop 3 robbers who attacked him. News reports say that at about 10:40pm, the 69 year old man was approached by three younger robbers who demanded his belongings, at which point he drew his…
    - 48 days ago 29 Mar 21, 3:56am -
  • Think about it for a moment
    It is unreal how people who spent last year (quite correctly) recognizing that the American government is violent and racist are now asking that same government to have a monopoly on guns – and that it use the police to enforce such a monopoly. Joi…
    - 53 days ago 24 Mar 21, 6:52pm -
  • Iowa Action Alert: Urge Urge Governor Kim Reynolds to Enact Constitutional Carry!
    The Iowa Senate just passed HF 756, a bill to make Iowa a Constitutional Carry state. That means it is heading to the final hurdle, Governor Kim Reynolds. Under House File 756, an adult Iowan will be able to conceal carry without having to beg th…
    - 53 days ago 23 Mar 21, 11:14pm -
  • Online Iowa Permit to Carry Weapons Training Class
    Complete your Iowa Permit to Carry Weapons Class Online Signup now, complete your training within an hour – right from your phone, tablet, or computer. This online course contains all the training an Iowa resident needs to obtain their Iowa Permit…
    - 70 days ago 7 Mar 21, 1:29am -
  • Veneta, OR Armed Homeowner Scares Away Burglar
    The owner of a home in Veneta, Oregon used their gun to chase off a burglar. News reports say that shortly before 3:00am, an burglar broke in to a home on the 84000 block of Territorial Highway and advanced on the homeowner in a bedroom. The homeowne…
    - 73 days ago 4 Mar 21, 6:17pm -

NFA Gun Trust Lawyer Blog

  • Should I put AR-15 style and other firearms in my Gun Trust
    A Gun Trust should be designed to hold all firearms including those restricted by the NFA including your AR-15s.  All of our Gun Trusts are designed for all of your firearms. As an owner of many types of guns, I designed this trust to deal with issu…
    - 23 Feb 18, 5:32pm -
  • Evacuation with NFA firearms and Form 20 Approval
    Over the past several weeks I have received several inquires regarding evacuation with Machine Guns or other NFA firearms.  While I always recommend obtaining Form 20 approvals for all NFA firearms in advance for each state you may travel to in the…
    - 6 Sep 17, 2:11pm -
  • Iowa (IA) What NFA Firearms can I own? Updated 3/31/16
    There are several type of Title II firearms which are sold by FFL dealers with a Class 3 SOT license. These items are restricted by the National Firearms Act as well as Iowa state law. Each state can impose additional restrictions on the sale, purcha…
    - 30 Aug 16, 5:07pm -
  • Maryland Man Arrested for Fuel Filter Silencer
    In Maryland, a U.S. District Judge sentenced Ronnie Candelario to 41 months in prison for pleadings guilty to the possession of an unregistered fuel filter silencer.  Following his release from prison, the Court sentenced Candelario to three years o…
    - 29 Aug 16, 7:25pm -
  • ATF Arrests man For Selling Muzzle Brakes on Ebay
    We often get questions regarding muzzle brakes and some of the kit suppressors that can be found on eBay and Facebook.  Our advice is to buy a real suppressor and not fool around with these “kits”. When ATF arrests individuals for selling these…
    - 23 Aug 16, 3:19pm -
  • Indiana (IN) What NFA Firearms can I own? Updated July 2015
    There are several type of Title II firearms that are restricted by the National Firearms Act. Each state can impose additional restrictions on the sale, purchase, and transfer of Title II firearms by a class 3 SOT in addition to the compliance that i…
    - 9 Aug 16, 12:06pm -
  • Gun Trusts post 41F ATF instructions and CLEO instructions
    We have updated the forms on the website and instructions for completing a Form 1  see Form 4  see Form 5  see Form 23 see https://www.G…
    - 15 Jul 16, 7:49pm -
  • eForms Down on eve of 41F
    Looks like eForms is down so no new submissions electronically before the implementation of 41F.
    - 12 Jul 16, 8:02pm -
  • ATF FAQ on 41F
    How Does Final Rule 41F Change Current NFA Regulations? The final rule affects the NFA regulations by: • defining the term “responsible person,” as used in reference to a trust, partnership, association, company, or corporation; • requiring r…
    - 8 Jul 16, 7:50pm -
  • Building an SBR in Washington State
    Building an SBR in Washington State The Governor of Washington has signed a bill which clarifies that it is both legal to buy an SBR and build an SBR.  Senate bill 6165 was created to address the uncertainty as to whether it was legal to build an SB…
    - 4 Apr 16, 8:31pm -

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

  • Armed citizen captures rapist
    It sounds like everyone involved did just the right thing.
    - 8 days ago 8 May 21, 9:26pm -
  • Forget the dog, beware of owner....
    Not always true.
    - 8 days ago 7 May 21, 11:25pm -
  • She stood her ground...
    I guess he'll never make it to that anger management counseling appointment.
    - 9 days ago 6 May 21, 11:09pm -
  • Yet another win for permitless carry!
    The Texas Senate has passed it. Now it goes back to the House, which earlier passed a similar measure, and then to the governor, who has promised to sign it. As I recall, the ban on carry has been on the books since 1875 or so.
    - 9 days ago 6 May 21, 10:55pm -
  • The abysmal ignorance of the mass media....
    An MSN slideshow inform the reader that "private dealers" don't have to run background checks, in the last 30 years changes to state laws made it easier to carry guns openly, that 14 states allow open carry provided you have a permit, that firearms…
    - 10 days ago 5 May 21, 10:58pm -
  • California to release 76,000 violent or repeat offenders
    Story here. Strange these folks don't recognize that it's hard to sell the public on an agenda of (1) release tens of thousands of inmates before their time; (2) defund the police; and (3) disarm the public.
    - 14 days ago 2 May 21, 9:34pm -
  • Blog on the dangers to NRA
    Just saw NRA in Danger. It is frightening reading, by pro-gun members.
    - 14 days ago 2 May 21, 8:12pm -
  • A very fine week for the Second Amendment!
    The Supreme Court grants cert., and it looks like it's a go, for the first time in a decade or so. New York may wish it had let the earlier appeal go ahead instead of mooting it. The Florida legislature passes a pre-emption enforcement bill provid…
    - 18 days ago 28 Apr 21, 6:49pm -
  • Supreme Court takes a 2A case!
    It's NYSRPA v. Corlett, Here's the docket.The rule require the petition to have, right at the front, the "Question Presented," and generally when the Court grants cert, it just grants it, and the question presented is worded as the petitioner phra…
    - 20 days ago 26 Apr 21, 5:37pm -
  • Don't try this at home ... or in quarry near houses, or anyplace else
    Eighty pounds of Tannerite makes a very big boom.
    - 22 days ago 23 Apr 21, 9:49pm -

Gun Politics NY

  • Newsbits
    Friday’s Newsbits: Elections: SAFE Act enforcement emerges as key issue in Erie County sheriff race Gun Industry: Remington reopens Upstate New York gun factory Jurisprudence: Upcoming SCOTUS cases with implications for NYS Legislation: Sign On As…
    - 2 days ago 14 May 21, 10:49am -
  • S-6659, Westchester license fees
    New bill introduction, S-6659, Provides that the legislative body of the county of Westchester shall fix the fee to be charged for a license to carry or possess a pistol or revolver and provide for the disposition of such fees. No Assembly companion…
    - 2 days ago 13 May 21, 11:21pm -
  • NYC Council District 5 primary recommendation
    Getting involved with NYC elections isn’t hard for 2A activists. It really just requires making a decision as to which is the “best” candidate to vote for in any given race. That often means choosing the least-worse candidate, but it doesn’t…
    - 4 days ago 12 May 21, 6:20pm -
  • Tish James on NRA bankruptcy dismissal
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    - 5 days ago 11 May 21, 9:25pm -
  • NRA bankruptcy filing dismissed
    The NRA’s bankruptcy filing has been dismissed by the Texas judge who agreed with AG Tish James that NRA is using this bankruptcy case to address a regulatory enforcement problem, not a financial one.  Share on Tumblr
    - 5 days ago 11 May 21, 7:33pm -
  • S-50, manufacturers’ reporting, Reported
    S-50, Relates to manufacturers’ reporting the sale or distribution of firearms, has been Reported. No action on companion A-2560.  Share on Tumblr
    - 6 days ago 10 May 21, 7:09pm -
  • NYAGV’s press conference
    Here is video from NYAGV’s online press conference from last week:  Share on Tumblr
    - 6 days ago 10 May 21, 12:34pm -

From the Trenches

Knuckledraggin My Life Away

  • And I'll leave you with this:
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  • The 'leader of the free world' is 'cognitively delinquent'
     Sky News host Alan Jones says putting Joe Biden in the position of "leading the world's democracies" is "elder abuse" and there must be a "presidential resignation" soon."China is militarising ports across our region. It has invaded Taiwan's airspa…
    - 1 day ago 15 May 21, 4:00am -
  • Oughta work
    Does the officer shoot or not? Is there a better option to stop a person who is threatening but in distress? If an officer must shoot, is there a way to lessen the chance of death? These questions hung over the training that played out days ago at La…
    - 1 day ago 15 May 21, 3:00am -
  • Larry sounds like a professional pain in the ass
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — A 67-year-old man was arrested twice over a 24-hour period Monday, days after charges were dismissed for an alleged attack on several hospital employees inside of a Nashville parking garage. An arrest warrant states Larry…
    - 1 day ago 15 May 21, 2:00am -
  • David Allan Coe Full Documentary
     VIDEO HERE  (1 hour, 29 minutes)
    - 1 day ago 15 May 21, 1:00am -
  • Baltimore State's Attorney files complaint against Fox station for reporting about her
    As we’ve discovered over the past six months or more, Baltimore City State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby has been making plenty of headlines, none of them very flattering. With the various “irregularities” showing up in her records, there is curre…
    - 1 day ago 15 May 21, 12:00am -
  • From the State that can't keep the electricity on...
    SAN FRANCISCO — California's energy policy and planning agency wants to transition new homes away from gas-powered appliances. The California Energy Commission released a draft building standards code on Thursday that would require new homes to be…
    - 1 day ago 14 May 21, 11:00pm -
  • B-58 Hustler Supersonic Nuclear Bomber
     During the first years of the Cold War, the United States Air Force's Strategic Air Command had a simple defense strategy. If the conflict ever turned hot, they would have in their ranks fighter and nuclear bomber planes so fast that they would be…
    - 2 days ago 14 May 21, 9:00pm -
  • Fucking California, man.....
    A California state assembly committee gave its stamp of approval on April 27 to legislation that would significantly soften sentences for people convicted of some firearm offenses, with proponents saying laws against using guns in the commission of c…
    - 2 days ago 14 May 21, 8:00pm -
  • The shit I post on Facebook
    - 2 days ago 14 May 21, 7:00pm -

Rustmeister's Alehouse

  • Suicide Notes From the Left
     Sarah Hoyt talks about how the Left is crying out in pain.Why? Anybody's guess. I think Agent Smith is on to something, though. (the good part starts around .30):Is it possible that when life gets too easy, we have to make up stressors to make our…
    - 20 Jan 21, 5:43pm -
  • Quote of the Day
     Courtesy of Robb Allen:The most terrifying thing of 20/21 is all the people gushing over how pretty the gaslight is.
    - 9 Jan 21, 1:24am -
  • Flipping the Election
     Here's how it could happen, written in 2016.
    - 21 Nov 20, 10:47pm -
  • CMP Update
    CMP Competition Rules for the 2021 competition season have now been approved by the CMP Rules Committee and are posted on the CMP website . The 2020 competition season was severely impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic and many 2020 events were cancelle…
    - 18 Nov 20, 3:02am -
  • Racism is in Such Short Supply, Folks are Making it Up
    Here's a 2019 list of faux hate crimes. I'll update it when I find a more current one, or when Instapundit does, as it's where I found this one.
    - 18 Nov 20, 2:47am -
  • Tee Vee Spreading Misinformation
    In other news, water is wet.Network TV shows are premiering now, and many are based on the circumstances of the past few months.There's one on now, where the story line is "phony N95 masks are killing people".Folks, N95 masks, or any mask with an exh…
    - 16 Nov 20, 3:00am -
  • More Sam Adams
     "The liberties of our country, the freedom of our civil Constitution, are worth defending at all hazards; and it is our duty to defend them against all attacks. We have received them as a fair inheritance from our worthy ancestors: they purchased t…
    - 16 Nov 20, 2:28am -
  • I Ain't Buying It
     This Presidential election is screwey on all counts. Lots of folks have pointed out the statistical anomalies, incongruent voting patterns, etc..Here's mine - Trump, in losing *shattered* Obama's 2008 vote tally of 69.5 million. Remember that elect…
    - 16 Nov 20, 2:26am -
  • Trouble
    Remember when Obama swept into office in 2008? The energy, the buzz, the popularity?You knew he was going to be elected, and he was, with a record 69.5 million votes.Now, look at this election. Biden had few rallies, and the ones he had were sparsely…
    - 6 Nov 20, 3:34am -
  • So, if Trump loses, what's next?
     I'm not talking about the country, it's going to be OK. Not fine, not good, just OK. We won't see any more record setting employment numbers or GDP growth, but it won't be all bad. The Senate should still be a buffer, and the House is tighter than…
    - 5 Nov 20, 3:59am -

Semi Automatic Heart

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

    Apologia Bar Sinister...

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

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

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

    This is how AK-47's get to Paris

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

    Cruz gets it right yet again.....

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

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

Ninety Miles from Tyranny

  • newThe 90 Miles Mystery Video: Nyctophilia Edition #655
    Before You Click On The "Read More" Link, Please Only Do So If You Are Over 21 Years Old.If You are Easily Upset, Triggered Or Offended, This Is Not The Place For You.  Please Leave Silently Into The Night......----------------------------------…
    - 1 hour ago 16 May 21, 8:30am -
  • newThe 90 Miles Mystery Box: Episode #1355
    You have come across a mystery box. But what is inside? It could be literally anything from the serene to the horrific, from the beautiful to the repugnant, from the mysterious to the familiar.If you decide to open it, you could be disappointed, …
    - 3 hours ago 16 May 21, 6:30am -
  • newHot Pick Of The Late Night
    Hot Pick Of The Late Night More Artistic, Beautiful,Sexy And Alluring LadiesHERE
    - 4 hours ago 16 May 21, 5:30am -
  • newGirls With Guns
    Girls With Guns   There Are More Sexy Girls With Guns HERESuper Deluxe Girls With Guns Collection #2 HEREGirls with Bows HERE
    - 8 hours ago 16 May 21, 1:30am -
  • newComing To Florida?
     We Shouldn't Need 'Em, But We Still Pack'n Em
    - 9 hours ago 16 May 21, 12:36am -
  • newThe Deadly Sin Of Social Justice....
     Social Justice: Code for CommunismAnother Pandemic Known as Social JusticeSupport Social Justice, Support Bad LuckEgalitarianism Is Evil And Helps No one..
    - 10 hours ago 15 May 21, 11:36pm -
  • newThe Journey Back To The Stone Age Has Begun....
     The Forces Of Mediocrity Are Upon Us....To Destroy A People, You Must First Sever Their Roots...Will You Surrender Your Civilization To Avoid Social Disapproval?If You Are Not Prepared To Use Force To Defend Civilization...
    - 11 hours ago 15 May 21, 10:36pm -
  • newLies From Traitors Eyes....
    You can't hide your lyin' eyesAnd your smile is a thin disguiseI thought by now you'd realizeThere ain't no way to hide your lyin' eyes
    - 13 hours ago 15 May 21, 8:36pm -
  • newWhen An Opportunity Presents Itself:
    - 15 hours ago 15 May 21, 6:36pm -
  • newBiden admin won’t say whether they track migrant kids released into US: Report
    Officials tasked with keeping track of unaccompanied migrant minors after they’re released from federal custody would not comment on efforts to monitor the children, Axios reported Friday.The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is requir…
    - 16 hours ago 15 May 21, 5:36pm -

The Bluff

The Defensive Handgun Blog

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

Publius-Huldah's Blog

The Swiss Gun Blog

  • Wofür das Gewehr steht
    Image : Ernst Hodel
    - 3 Jul 17, 8:15pm -
  • Armatissimi e liberissimi

    - 30 Jun 17, 12:27pm -
  • Finger weg vom Schweizer Waffenrecht!
    The Swiss Gun Blog ist ein stolzer Supporter der Aktion “Finger weg vom Schweizer Waffenrecht” von Patrick Jauch. Patrick hat in den letzten Monaten  im Alleingang (!) die Kommunikation der Schweizer Waffenbesitzer revolutioniert. Er hat den alt…
    - 27 Jun 17, 6:05am -
  • Morgarten: Toujours tricher, toujours gagner
    Diese Rede, die der damalige Verteidigungsminister Ueli Maurer vor zwei Jahren anlässlich des Jubiläumsfests „700 Jahre Schlacht am Morgarten“ vom 21. Juni 2015 beim Morgarten-Denkmal gehalten hat, ist etwas vom Feinsten, das ein Schweizer Pol…
    - 22 Jun 17, 7:00am -
  • Re-boot von ProTELL
    An einer denkwürdigen ausserordentlichen GV haben die Mitglieder von proTELL am 17. Juni im Albisgüetli Zürich einen neuen Vorstand bestellt. Damit ist gesichert, dass das Anliegen eines liberalen Waffenrechts wirksam und mit frischem Elan gegen d…
    - 20 Jun 17, 6:39am -
  • Wahlempfehlung
    Am 18. Oktober 2015 finden in der Schweiz die Wahlen in das Schweizer Parlament statt. Die Haltung eines Politikers zur Waffenfrage ist zugleich Ausdruck seiner Haltung zur persönlichen Freiheit des Bürgers. Aufgrund von liess sich er…
    - 21 Sep 15, 8:26pm -
  • Pick up a rifle…
    “Pick up a rifle and you change instantly from a subject to a citizen” – Col. Jeff Cooper, The Art of the Rifle, chap. 1 (Image taken from the poster of the 1939 shooting tournament in Lucerne)
    - 8 Apr 15, 7:59pm -
  • The Right to Keep and Bear Arms.
    Le droit de posséder et de porter des armes découle du droit naturel, tout comme le droit de propriété, la liberté expression, le droit à l’autodétermination sexuelle, etc. La constitution ne crée pas de tels droits, elle ne peut que les…
    - 5 Apr 15, 10:17am -
  • Say No to Gun Registration
    L’enregistrement des armes vient avant leur confiscation. Non au désarmement des citoyens. Zwangsregistrierung von Waffen ist der letzte notwendige Schritt vor der Konfiskation. Nein zur Entwaffnung der Bürger.    
    - 4 Apr 15, 5:02pm -
  • Opération Vercingétorix: Il faut désarmer le citoyen
      Dans le canton de Vaud, les citoyens les contribuables peuvent rendre leurs armes à César à la police. Opération Vercingétorix: collecte d’armes prolongée en 2015 Après deux ans, le bilan satisfaisant de l’opération Vercingétorix enco…
    - 1 Apr 15, 5:09pm -

The War on Guns

  • Tucker Carlson’s Enthusiasm for NYC Mayoral Candidate is Undeserved
     It’s more than hypocritical that Adams has his gun but he demands citizen disarmament, not just for New York City, but for the rest of the country as well. [More]It's easy to say you would carry a gun when you know you won't be arrested for it --…
    - 2 days ago 14 May 21, 9:00pm -
  • The Obvious Solution
     Retain accredited auditors. [More]That is if they're serious.
    - 2 days ago 14 May 21, 8:36pm -
  • 'Comments are Turned Off'
    Looking at the ratio of "thumbs down" to "thumbs up," no wonder. [Watch]I think they've found the soldiers who will unquestioningly follow orders to disarm their countrymen. 
    - 2 days ago 14 May 21, 8:11pm -
  • The Sellout Continues
    As we previously reported, two Senate Republicans have joined forces with left wing extremist, Rob Wagner, to pass SB 865. The sole purpose of the bill is to further weaken the Republican Party and attack two Senators who are new party officers. [Mor…
    - 2 days ago 14 May 21, 7:40pm -
  • Not Democrat Enough
    Perhaps they should consider how badly out of step his views are with those of the Virginia voters who elected a Democratic legislature, Democratic governor and two Democratic U.S. senators.  [More]So it's "conservative" Jennifer Rubin's contention…
    - 2 days ago 14 May 21, 6:53pm -
  • Here We Go Again
     Gun Owners of America (GOA) and Gun Owners Foundation (GOF) along with four Philadelphians have filed a lawsuit seeking to invalidate Philadelphia’s illegal and unconstitutional prohibition on its residents and citizens from making and finishing…
    - 2 days ago 14 May 21, 6:44pm -
  • Not of the Body
     Texas county Democratic Party punishing Democrat legislators who voted for constitutional carry [More]Dr. McCoy explains:
    - 2 days ago 14 May 21, 6:34pm -
  • Sick of Their Sh...
     “While TROY has enjoyed a very successful period of growth in Massachusetts, the changing climate for firearms manufacturers in the state determined the need for our relocation to Tennessee to ensure the continued success of the company," Steve T…
    - 2 days ago 14 May 21, 6:13pm -
  • We're the Only Ones Under the Radar Enough
     You know, it's not uncommon for the FBI to help out local law enforcement, especially when they request it, it's just that we don't often hear about it because it's under the radar. But the FBI says it's fair to say that the FBI does plan on helpin…
    - 2 days ago 14 May 21, 5:45pm -
  • Cooking Up a Storm
    Target Removes Trump Hater Chrissy Teigen’s Cookware Line From Its Site After She Tried to Convince Multiple People, Including a Minor Teen to Kill Themselves [More]Need you ask?She'll just take her "talents" elsewhere.That anyone even knows this .…
    - 2 days ago 14 May 21, 5:05pm -

Straight Line Logic

Traction Control

  • Available Now
    Notice: All items listed are currently in stock for immediate delivery. Ruger AC-556K Select-fire, 13″ barrel machine gun, cal. 556 NATO. Transferable on ATF Form 4. $13,995.00 * All NFA Rules Apply * Add $800 for Gemtech Shield Suppressor and Quic…
    - 1 day ago 15 May 21, 5:01am -
  • B29 Boeing Superfortress
    1944 Boeing TB-29-A Bomber spotted at 2,300 ft over Arlington, TX today. The flight originated at 09:45 CDT from Ft. Worth Meacham International Airport en route to Barksdale Air Force Base for the Defenders of Liberty Air Show, a Twilight performanc…
    - 9 days ago 7 May 21, 3:54pm -
  • Jesus… What Happened To Us?

    - 9 days ago 6 May 21, 11:14pm -
  • So Who’s Up For a Do-Over Election?
    Now that Joe Biden has shown the world his inability to fulfill the duties of his office, and that several states have amended their voting laws to prevent the fraud that occurred in the November 2020 election, let’s have a do-over. Let’s vote ag…
    - 45 days ago 1 Apr 21, 4:03am -
  • Test Results: SARS-CoV-2 Not Detected
    Here’s a blank Covid test with negative results also just so you can see what one looks like for science purposes. Definitely don’t save this and fill in your own information. Credit to:  
    - 52 days ago 25 Mar 21, 5:45am -
  • Gloves
    h/t to Tamera on GAB
    - 56 days ago 21 Mar 21, 2:32am -
  • North Texas Freeze is Over!
    The freeze is over! 2/20/2021 at 8:15 AM
    - 85 days ago 20 Feb 21, 2:22pm -
  • gab is Down
    Free speech is under attack: 7:58 PM on Friday, 2/19/2021. Techno-tyranny is here. Follow-Up: What happened? At 6:09pm EST Gab became aware of several accounts that were posting bitcoin wallet spam and related content. At 6:25pm out of an abundance o…
    - 85 days ago 20 Feb 21, 2:01am -
  • This Kinda Seems Like A Big Deal: Parler Has Been Nuked for Allowing Donald Trump To Open An Account
    - 11 Jan 21, 2:14pm -
  • This Kinda Seems Like A Big Deal: @DonaldTrumpOFFICIAL Parler Account Has Been Set to “PRIVATE”
    - 9 Jan 21, 5:36pm -

Virginia Shooting Sports Association

  • NRA Ratings for GOP Candidates Running for Statewide Office
    The NRA Political Victory Fund has posted ratings for all of the GOP candidates running for one of the three statewide offices in 2021.  The Republican Party is holding an "unassembled" convention to nominate candidates for Governor, Lt. Governor, a…
    - 23 days ago 23 Apr 21, 3:38pm -
  • Dr. John R. Lott on Why Gun Control Does Not Reduce Crime
     The Epoch Times "American Thought Leaders" recently looked into the question of whether gun control measures prevent crime or do they actually do the opposite. In the below episode, Dr. John R. Lott breaks down the biggest misconceptions he sees a…
    - 24 days ago 22 Apr 21, 5:46pm -
  • Kirk Cox for Governor Day at the Range
    If you support Delegate Kirk Cox for Governor, here is a chance to join him and fellow sportsmen for a Day at the Range on April 24 at Tar Bay Gun Club! The event will be at 13560 Moody Rd in North Prince George.Note: Sharing of this opportunity s…
    - 31 days ago 15 Apr 21, 6:51pm -
  • Virginia Teams Excel At SASP Collegiate Nationals
    Talladega, AL – Collegiate teams from the Commonwealth recently competed in the Scholastic Action Shooting Program (SASP) Collegiate Nationals at the Civilian Marksmanship Program’s Talladega, Alabama facility. The Liberty University Action Shoot…
    - 36 days ago 9 Apr 21, 10:07pm -
  • Biden's Gun Control Agenda
    Earlier this week, the Heritage Foundation posted a podcast featuring Heritage legal fellow Amy Swearer where she breaks down the Biden administration’s plans on gun control. She explains why instead of addressing the real underlying problems when…
    - 66 days ago 11 Mar 21, 2:25pm -
  • Free Beacon: Democrats' Gun Bill Would Force AG’s Office To Team Up With Gun-Control Ally
    You can read the full story here.  The news of what the Democrats gun control bills would do just keeps getting worse.  We already knew that HR1446 was bad, basically delaying the sale of a firearm indefinitely if the FBI does not return an all-cle…
    - 67 days ago 10 Mar 21, 1:50pm -
  • The Federalist: Top Nine Reasons Democrats Latest Gun Control Bill is a Terrible Idea (Again)
    Last week, the Federalist laid out why H.R. 8, known as the “Bipartisan Background Checks Act” is the same bad idea that it was in 2019: Two years ago, House Democrats pushed a bill requiring so-called “universal background checks” at the fe…
    - 68 days ago 9 Mar 21, 7:23pm -
  • Background Check Bills Heading for Possible Wednesday Vote
    Reuters reports that we could be headed a vote on gun control legislation in the House by mid-week.  According to the report Nancy Pelosi will bring two bills dealing with background checks to the House floor for a vote on Wednesday.  Bearingarms…
    - 68 days ago 9 Mar 21, 4:35pm -
  • Two Gun Control Bills Begin Moving in Congress
    The House Rules Committee is hearing two gun control bills as this is being posted.  HR 8 and HR 1446, both of which would implement a national gun registry under the guise of a co-called "universal" background check, could advance out of committee…
    - 69 days ago 8 Mar 21, 5:53pm -
  • Gun Owners in the Sights of Congressional Dems
    Since Monday, we have seen a flood of anti-rights bills introduced in Congress:S 529 - Universal Background ChecksHR 1477 - "Modernize" the Undetectable Firearms Act of 1988HR 1454 - Treats firearm kits as actual gunsHR 1446 - "Enhanced Background Ch…
    - 72 days ago 5 Mar 21, 7:01pm -

Western Rifle Shooters Association

The State of Guns

  • Different methods for Sharpening Your Hunting Knife

    Different methods for Sharpening Your Hunting Knife

    How many of you believe that a sharp hunting knife is more harmful than the dull one? Well, it is high time to realize that a dull knife is a way more dangerous. When you know that the knife is dull, it means you are going to apply more pressure oper…
    - 5 Jun 20, 12:38pm -
  • Review: Weihrauch HW100 S – PCP Air Rifle

    Review: Weihrauch HW100 S – PCP Air Rifle

    The Weihrauch HW100 S “Sporter” is part of the Weirauch HW100 series. This series includes one other rifle, the HW100T; a similar rifle with the main exception being it’s a thumbhole version vs the Sporter magazine. It’s considered more of an…
    - 18 Apr 20, 3:33pm -
  • 10 Best Air Rifles by Safe Gun Owners team

    10 Best Air Rifles by Safe Gun Owners team

    Air rifles have been in existence for a while now since they were first invented around the 15th century. The first rifles weren’t high powered air rifles but were still of good use. Most air rifles since then have been used for hunting, target pra…
    - 14 Apr 20, 8:41pm -
  • SIG Sauer MG 338 Machine Gun Review

    SIG Sauer MG 338 Machine Gun Review

    In January 2020, the Special Operations Command officially certified and purchased the latest SIG Sauer machine gun, the MG 338. This impressive weapon combines the weight of a general-purpose machine gun with the range of a heavy one.The post SIG S…
    - 2 Apr 20, 7:56pm -
  • How to be a responsible firearm owner?

    How to be a responsible firearm owner?

    5 basic safety standards every gun owner should adhere to The recent rise in gun violence across America has compelled many authorities to reflect on firearms usage. So far, there is no such proposal made to limit firearms ownership. The only matter…
    - 29 Mar 20, 9:16am -
  • How To Choose The Best Plate Carrier For Combat?

    How To Choose The Best Plate Carrier For Combat?

    Gone are the days when plate carriers were used only by military personnel or those in law enforcement. Today, they have become one of the most ubiquitous pieces of equipment. Not only are they a preferred load carriage option for military and law en…
    - 20 Jan 20, 12:56pm -
  • Savage 10T-SR 6.5 Creedmoor Review for 2019

    Savage 10T-SR 6.5 Creedmoor Review for 2019

    Long-range rifle shooting is an expensive hobby. You need the best precision rifle with bucket loads of ammo. Click for pricing info for Savage® Arms Savage 10T-SR at Cabelas Therefore, if you are into tactical shooting, hunting, and making long sho…
    - 19 Apr 19, 9:25am -
  • Combat Knife 101: Guide to Find the Right Combat Knife

    Combat Knife 101: Guide to Find the Right Combat Knife

      Having the proper knife can be the difference between life and death under certain circumstances, especially if you are in the wilderness or in combat. So how do you go about to find the knife or a switchblade that can be your savior in times of d…
    - 1 Mar 18, 12:26pm -
  • Biometric Technology: Securing Your Firearms the Modern Way

    Biometric Technology: Securing Your Firearms the Modern Way

    What is biometric technology? The term biometrics is derived from the Greek words bio meaning life and metric meaning to measure. Biometrics is the measurement and statistical analysis of people’s unique physical and behavioral characterist…
    - 16 Jan 18, 10:03pm -
  • H&K MP5-22 Rimfire Rifle Review

    H&K MP5-22 Rimfire Rifle Review

    I can’t be certain but I believe the first time I saw an MP5 sub-machine gun was in Die Hard 2. John McClane gets his hands on one after taking out an enemy with his pistol and from there the MP5 and its variants are peppered throughout the movie…
    - 10 Jan 18, 7:54pm -

Knife Up

  • The Best Automatic Knife

    The Best Automatic Knife

    Automatic knives are designed to be easy, convenient, and more than a little badass. These next-level folders and sliders deploy lightning-fast with a single push of a button or switch to reveal glorious blades that have thus far remained hidden. The…
    - 46 days ago 31 Mar 21, 11:29am -
  • How to Sharpen Ceramic Knives | Easy Step-By-Step Guide

    How to Sharpen Ceramic Knives | Easy Step-By-Step Guide

    For an ordinary cook or a professional chef, a sharp ceramic knife is an important tool for most of the cutting jobs in the kitchen. A sharp ceramic knife cuts better and safer. It needs less brute force to slice delicate food items like herbs, which…
    - 51 days ago 26 Mar 21, 4:45am -
  • Untitled

    In the kitchen, larger knives are extremely useful especially when you need to slice through root veggies, portion fish filets, and break down a chicken. It handles most of the hard labor in the kitchen easily. However, when you need to slice much sm…
    - 58 days ago 19 Mar 21, 7:48am -
  • How to Sharpen a Knife with a Rod

    How to Sharpen a Knife with a Rod

    Knives should be sharp because their main purpose is cutting or slicing. A new knife will be razor-sharp but after a couple of months of use, it could begin to get dull at the edges. Why does this happen? Well constantly hitting the knife on items ma…
    - 58 days ago 19 Mar 21, 7:18am -
  • The Best OTF Knives: Single- and Double-Action Deployment

    The Best OTF Knives: Single- and Double-Action Deployment

    Out-the-front (OTF) knives are incredibly fast to deploy and retract. The best OTF knife can be your greatest help in self-defense when fending off an attacker thanks to the quick blade deployment. These knives have also proven to be invaluable in em…
    - 73 days ago 4 Mar 21, 3:57am -
  • How to Make A Knife: Tips for Beginners

    How to Make A Knife: Tips for Beginners

    Knifemaking is the art of producing a knife by combining several processes. If you?ve never made a knife before, it’s going to be a long but fulfilling journey, filled with highs and lows, mistakes and triumphs. In broad strokes, the steps are: des…
    - 80 days ago 25 Feb 21, 3:54pm -
  • How to Sharpen a Serrated Knife

    How to Sharpen a Serrated Knife

    Whether it’s slicing that crusty French bread or sawing through a tree branch to use for your makeshift shelter in the jungle, a serrated blade comes in handy. The best part is that it slices without squishing the inside of the bread. This type of…
    - 81 days ago 24 Feb 21, 2:53pm -
  • How to Sharpen a Pocket Knife

    How to Sharpen a Pocket Knife

    How effective is a dull pocket knife? It is like having a gun without bullets. A dull knife is not only ineffective but can be dangerous as well. The good news is that you can sharpen your pocket knife in a few minutes. Stones and steel are excellent…
    - 82 days ago 23 Feb 21, 5:55pm -
  • Benchmade Griptilian 550BKHG Review

    Benchmade Griptilian 550BKHG Review

    While by no means a new knife on the market, the Benchmade Griptilian is truly an American classic!  It’s such a popular knife that it has been a mainstay of Benchmade for years, and they have lots of versions.  Not only that, but there’s a com…
    - 12 May 20, 3:10am -
  • SOG Aegis AT-XR Lock Knife Review

    SOG Aegis AT-XR Lock Knife Review

    Why the weird face?  No reason!  Just a snapshot of me in the middle of my overly-descriptive prose while speaking of the re-branding of one of America’s iconic knife brands!  Speaking of SOG, let me be the first (hopefully) to let you know of s…
    - 1 May 20, 12:46am -