Gear

If you need it in the field we will do our best to review it here. Learn about bags, packs, pouches, holsters, scopes, sights, ammunition and anything else you need to be ahead of the curve.

Condoms, IFAK’s and Blowout Kits

Protection means different things to different people. Thinking back to my teen years, living in what I thought was a carefree suburb, protection meant a crumpled up, bent and highly compromised condom that I kept in my wallet. It was that one piece of gear that I desperately hoped to use. I mention this because that condom in many ways …

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Eotech 300BLK XPS-2 Review

300 Blackout is a cartridge that came on the market and found a unique home. While boutique cartridges can come and go 300 Blackout has had staying power. One of the reasons for the 300 blackouts success is it performs excellent both suppressed and supersonic. For those guys who love the black rifle but want a heavier, larger bullet in …

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Magpul Releases New Hunter X-22 Stock – Ruger® 10/22

Magpul today launched it’s X-22 stock for the classic Ruger series rifle. this reinforced polymer stock is light weight and versatile for all your varmint or plinking needs. Here is what Magpul has to say about the product. The Magpul Hunter X-22 Stock is an ergonomic, full-featured stock for the popular Ruger 10/22 rifle. Made from high quality reinforced polymer, …

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Trayvax Adventure Wallet Review

This week we took a break from our usual concealed carry, self-protection style reviews to cover EDC accessories. In continuation of this theme, we are going to discuss a product that is going to be used every single day of your life. Trayvax is a company that was brought to my attention by John @ Lather House Soapery located here …

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CAPTAC Next Gen Identification Review

Metal and leather have been 2 of the most used materials in guns and holsters since their creation. It was not long ago nobody knew the word Kydex. In the last few years however Kydex has exploded and is for many the go-to choice for EDC carry. Kydex has become so popular for holsters because it is lightweight, customizable, inexpensive …

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Grey Ghost Range Bag Review

I find loading my range bag before a class or a review to be only slightly less therapeutic than shooting. Part of my tranquility comes from my almost OCD based obsession with everything being in its place. With the Grey Ghost Range Bag (no fancy name needed) I find my compulsion satiated. I know what you’re thinking: a range bag …

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LUCID P7 Full Review

The new LUCID P7 Prismatic Combat Optic is now shipping to distributors and should be seen out and about in the wild now and/or shortly. LUCID was generous enough in their hustle to get this new scope to market to send one out in a little box in my direction. Many of you read my initial impressions and evaluation plan …

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Shockwave Blade with Adjustable Tube Review

Taking the ECE course from Sentinel Concepts this weekend taught me the value of a light and maneuverable carbine. When using a CQB pistol, it is even more important. Fighting in an urban environment such as a home with obstacles and corners, light and maneuverable will give you the edge to engage quickly. Nobody grasps this concept better than the …

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Ballistic Masturbation and Upgrading, The Fast Track to Failure

I’m going out on a limb here people, we at 248Shooter need your help. This article is likely to get me blacklisted from advertisers and other industry friends. I’m writing it anyway; it’s an article that needs to be published. Of all the articles, we have shared this might be one of the most important articles in my career. The …

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