The Remington R51 Is Bigger Than You Think

I was excited to see the Remington R51 at SHOT, but then I saw it, and was no longer excited. Two reasons why. 1. Remington didn’t bring any to Media Day (which, considering that they’ve had them at media events…

AR-15 Muzzle Device Comparison

This article combines the three previous parts (flash, sound, recoil) into one link. One of the most popular accessories for today’s AR15 owner is a muzzle device. Want less muzzle flash? There’s a device for that. Want less recoil? There’s…

AR15 Muzzle Brake/Flash Hider/Compensator Comparison, Part 3

Late last year I published parts one and two of a muzzle device comparison; the third part was essentially complete at that time, but I decided to hold off on publishing it until I could verify some of my data….

The DeSantis Holster Company Greatly Annoys Me

Two reasons why: 1. They pay some link exchange site to spam my comments section with crap like this: 2. They steal my photos and use them without attribution: I have recommended their holsters in the past:   I will…

An Open Letter To Anti-Gun Politicians, Activists, and Citizens

Dear above-mentioned people, A good compromise, in my mind, involves neither party getting exactly what they want, but settling for something that both can be somewhat satisfied with. There are few examples of true compromise in politics; most often, it…

Other Recent Articles I've Written

The last article published on this blog was composed while I rode in the back of a Bolt Bus from New York City to DC. Since then I’ve been traveling pretty much nonstop, but managed to write a few articles…

Please Don't Thank Me For My Service

When people thank me for my military service, I am put in an awkward and uncomfortable position which I do not like at all. Through conversations with other veterans, I have found that almost all of them dislike being thanked…

What is contained in this article is entirely anecdotal and I have no substantive proof of anything written here. I am not a conspiracy theorist, I am a realist. I have unintentionally collected this information over the last six or…

Following up on the gargantuan first post of this comparison is a relatively short yet no less important portion. Especially to civilian shooters, the sound and blast of a muzzle device can be a huge turnoff. Yeah, that new brake…

Note: While I work to verify my recoil data, I have decided to release the first part of this comparison, which covers muzzle flash. One of the most popular accessories for today’s AR15 owner is a muzzle device. Want less…