"Carry a Concealed Weapon," Says Coolest Sheriff Ever

Here in Arizona, we have some pretty cool sheriffs – see Pinal County Sheriff Paul Babeu and Cochise County Sheriff Larry Dever. We also have some stinkers, like Pima County Sheriff Clarence Dupnik. But in South Carolina, Sheriff Chuck Wright…

Some Army Dude Wins A Small, Local Shooting Match With 300 Blackout

Rob Curtis at GearScout reports on the winner of something called the “USPSA Multigun National Championship”. The shooter, Staff Sergeant Daniel Horner, used handloaded (if you can call loads made by the Army Marksmanship Unit “handloads”) 155gr 300 AAC Blackout…

"You're a Glock guy, right?"

Recently, I visited a local gun store. Not having purchased a firearm in over a year, I was in the store looking for nothing in particular. I handled quite a few different pistols, revolvers and rifles. None of them struck…

Buckshot Patterns at 7 Yards

This is from an upcoming video. I also shot at 15 and 30 yards – the latter with only selected loads, because the others had simply too large of a pattern and would have damaged the target stand. Not pictured…

Hornady Superformance/260 Rem/Barnes Match Burner Load Experimentation

I first heard about Hornady Superformance ammunition and powders over a year ago, when pulling targets at a rifle match. “Word in the pits” was that significantly higher velocities were possible without increased pressures. Naturally, I was interested, if only…

LAPD SWAT Is Missing Some MP5s, And Would Like Them Back

If someone offers you a great deal on an MP5 in the next few days…my recommendation would be to pass. However, I’m thinking that by “blanks,” the reporter meant Simunitions. Either way, not a great day for LAPD SWAT, and…

Hornady Zombie Ammo

It’s good to know that Hornady is spending time, money, and effort on worthwhile projects. Is Superformance 5.56 ammo shooting under 3 MOA yet? No? Well, who cares! They made a red polymer yellow and put it in a fancy…

Trijicon Tries to Make an RDS, Again

But this time, they seem to have done a better job. Rob Curtis at GearScout has more on the Trijicon SRS.

These Diamondhead Combat Sights are Impressive

I’m pretty impressed with the Diamondhead Combat Sights which are going to be standard on the Rainier Arms carbines. They’re not “me too” iron sights that basically say “We have no imagination, but we do have a CNC machine” (which…

How Well do Melonite and Nickel Boron (FailZero) Resist Corrosion, Part 2

As I posted yesterday, I recently disassembled the Spike’s Tactical 5.45×39 upper receiver assembly and checked it for corrosion. I had intended to post more photos last night, and apologize for not doing so when I said I would. As…