The Taurus Judge Is Just Not Very Good

…and the Smith & Wesson Governor isn’t much better. But I strongly dislike the Taurus Judge. Here’s why. It is, relative to other firearms of its size, inaccurate with big, useful bullets. To be sure, it is most accurate with…

Firearms, Gear, Parts, and Accessories That Don't Exist, but Should

Below are a number of things that I think should exist, but do not, or not in acceptable quantities. A Browning 1911–22 in a cartridge suitable for self-defense purposes. A single stack Glock in 9mm with frame and slide length…

A Lesson in Cover vs. Concealment – From an Oil Filter Commercial

I should mention that I do not use Purolator filters…but I found this quite clever.

Air Force Gets Huffy Over Turf War With Army; Soldiers On The Ground Lose

As a pilot and fan of DeHavilland aircraft, as well as private industry, this story makes me feel warm inside. As an outside observer and non-fan of the United States Air Force and its institutional insecurity, it angers me; at…

Elzetta ZFL-M60 Flashlight Overview

I’ve been using Elzetta lights for several years and have found them to be extremely impressive. In this video, I discuss the features that set them apart from other lights.

The Magnum Amazon Boot: A Foot's Best Friend

The Magnum Amazon Boot: A Foot's Best Friend

On this blog, I have done plenty of gear reviews. These reviews are most often based on extensive use of the item, in various climates or locations. Today I came to the realization that I haven’t reviewed some of the…

A Clarification of My Earlier Rant About Non-Review Reviews

Earlier this week, I wrote an article about what constitutes a firearm review. It was interpreted correctly by most, but seems to have been taken the wrong way by some. I want to clarify a few things so that I…

Remington 870 vs. Mossberg 500

In this video, I cover my experiences with the Mossberg 500 and the Remington 870. I also describe how I came to carry and use the Remington 870 from the age of 10. My experiences with the Mossberg are more…

Hello Mentally Slow Gun Bloggers, Please Stop Calling Things That Aren't Reviews Reviews

I am getting really tired of searching for a quality firearm review to link to, only to come across regurgitated manufacturer specifications and photos under the title “Review.” Maybe you’re incapable of doing a quality review, maybe you’re lazy, maybe…

AK-47 High Speed Video – No Top Cover

High speed video of an AK-47 in 7.62×39 being fired, including a video of it without the top cover.