Battle Rifle Company Ten Thousand Round Test

I wrote an article on The Firearm Blog about Battle Rifle Company, you may find it here. There will be a followup article on this blog which will go into more depth.

Yesterday, a “firearms instructor” here in Arizona was killed after a nine-year-old girl he was “instructing” in the use of an Uzi shot him in the head with said Uzi. If you wish to search for the video, you will…

Ever since I worked in a gun store many years ago, I have been amazed by the stupidity of some of the arguments relating to the defensive use of firearms. They might be slightly less horrifying if they didn’t relate…

According to his Facebook page, David Lyon passed away yesterday due to sudden heart complications. David was an EOD Marine who lost both legs and several fingers in Afghanistan. He later designed several tools to make explosive ordnance disposal easier…

PTSD and Honor

My last trip outside the wire was two days before I left Iraq. Several weeks after that I was back in class for my final semester at university, completing the 18 upper division units and 12 lower division units (lower…

Which Gun Safety Rule is Most Important?

In this video, I make the case that one gun safety rule is more important than any other.

Physical Security is an Illusion

I could have (but, being the respectable citizen that I am, didn’t) passed through security checkpoints with handguns on three occasions. In all three cases, the security guards had metal detectors, both the pass-through type and hand-held wands. Also in…

Burger Showdown: In-N-Out Burger vs. Five Guys

Ask someone where the best burgers in town can be found, and they might tell you the name of a good local place. That’s great, but what about when you go to the next town over? You won’t find that…

VuurwapenBlog is now VuurwaffleBlog!

Look, I’m really tired of guns. You can tell because I haven’t written anything about guns in a while. It’s time to start writing about my true passion – food. As my friend Steve from The Firearm Blog says, I…

Vuurwapen Concepts Carbine/Pistol Course, May 9-11, Utah

Following up on successful courses last year, there will be several Vuurwapen Concepts courses at Sniper Country in Utah this year. The first is scheduled for May 9-11 (with an optional day of additional training on May 8). There have…