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Changing the Narrative Of Gun Rights

It became clear to me it is time to change the narrative about gun rights when I was asked the other day how many live shooter incidents in the U.S. had a concealed weapon carrier come to the rescue. He was looking for statistics over multiple years that show how many people with concealed weapons stopped the criminal. And likewise, how …

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Current State of Michigan Firearm Legislation March 2016

The State of Michigan has a “full time” legislature, which means they are in session year round. Each legislative session lasts for two years and we are currently just over 60% of the way through the 2015-2016 session. More on the legislative process here. In the first 14 ½ months of the current legislative session, close to 150 firearm related …

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I’ve talked with a spree killer…

I’ve talked with a spree killer… That’s an odd thing to acknowledge having stood face to face with a man who has killed now seven people and an eighth’s life still far from certain. What did we speak of? Guns… I was working so, of course, we talked about guns. I do that with dozens of people each day. I’ve …

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Constitutional Carry (Permitless Carry) back in the Michigan Legislature

House Bills 5301-5304 were introduced by state Reps. Tom Barrett, R-Potterville; Lee Chatfield, R-Levering; Triston Cole, R-Mancelona; and Jim Runestad, R-White Lake. The GOP with the hope of bi-partisian support due to this being a major election year have put forth a series of bills that look to remove the existing restrictions required to conceal carry. One of their things …

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Beauty, Firepower and Creativity Converge @ Midwest

We featured Midwest Industries on the site a few weeks back here. With the technical machining skills of Troy and his team it’s no surprise these guys appreciate craftsmanship. Well they took their love for fine American precision and guns and built one of the most bad ass motorcycles I have ever seen. Take a gander at how they integrated …

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5 Years After, The Brian Terry Foundation Fund Raiser

248Shooter, Gat Daily and a slew of other Michigan and National companies are proud to support Trek and MDFI in their Annual Brian Terry Foundation Fund Raiser. We are proud to be a part of this as a donating member and Thank Trek, Doug of ATEi and all those involved in putting this together. This year the fundraising is being …

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The Gift of Gun Rights for Christmas

Another terror attack and another series of talking heads telling you and the sheep of America it’s time to limit gun rights. I know that everything is cyclical and what happened once will happen again, but can we just agree that this constant blaming of responsible gun owners for the actions of criminals and terrorist is unfounded. So what are …

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Dissecting the Media’s Slant on the San Bernardino Attack

Yesterday the US faced its deadliest mass shooting since Sandy Hook. Gun control advocates like Hillary Clinton and Pres Obama wasted no time demanding stricter gun control before any facts have been available.  Gun rights groups took to their podiums to declare that California is the gun control capital of the US, and this proves gun control does not work. …

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The New Raven Concealment Systems Morrigan Holster

Named after a war deity from Irish mythology, the Morrigan is quite different from the products that customers are accustomed to seeing from Raven. “Historically, RCS is known for extremely modular, multi-functional designs,” said John Chapman, CEO of Raven Concealment Systems. “With the Morrigan, our goal was to create a much simpler design that was very application-specific. The Morrigan is …

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Company Spotlight: Raven Concealment

Raven is going to be the first in a series of Company Spotlights we plan to do in the coming months. We expect to focus initially on a series of Midwest based companies producing American made products or services. For those who do not know, Raven Concealment is often looked to as the benchmark of American made Kydex and injection …

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