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.

EDC or EDR? Which Acronym Should You Use?

Breach Bang Clear

If you are not following this blog you missing out. http://www.breachbangclear.com/site/10-blog/609-edc-or-edr-which-acronym-should-you-use.html They do a fantastic job of covering important topics in a fun way and they have an awesome action fiogure logo. Seriously these guys are top of the game. Check out the article below and then go check out Breach Bang Clear for more great articles. Written by Breach-Bang-Clear on 27 January …

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The Fanboy Gripe

Fanboys in the gun community grind my gears

Keith Finch is back again for another article. I say this to let you know this is a Keith Finch article. That is right Keith Finch wrote this not me. So when your panties are all bunched up because your Glock, Sig, HK, M&P or 1911 is painted as something other than the mythical doombringer you thought it to be, …

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AR-15 Do’s and Don’ts

AR-15 Do's and Don'ts full playlist of all videos

Youtube is an incredibly valuable source of information if you can weed through the chaff to find the people worth following. One of my prefered Youtubers is Highjak86. He has been working on a multi-part series called AR-15 Do’s and Don’ts. It is by far one of the better video series I have seen on the topic. If you are new …

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EDC and the Rise of a New Culture

If you have reviewed the news that has come out of Shot Show you will see that a few common themes. A return to blades, the demilitarisation of bags to a more “Urban” look and a rise in led flashlight manufacturers as well as tactical pens and other EDC type gear. It is clear 2013 will go down as the …

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Leatherman Introduces Leap Multitool for Kids, Colored Juice Variants

I was going through the various blogs and what is going on at Shot Show and found this great article. The idea of a knife that can be added or removed for training and safety is fantastic. My 9 year old has completed his whittling chip from the cub scouts but this will be a great way to get my …

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Highlights From Shot Show Day 2

Shot Show Logo for 2014

Day 2 is wrapped up and closed at Shot Show. Here is some of the notable items found on the floor.   Action TrackChair This is just awesome. We have shared several groups that work hard to get vets out hunting and overcoming disabilities caused by action. This chair by Action TrackChair is an invention that will make that easier …

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One NRA Instructors Path to the M&P 9 Shield

M&P 9mm Shield with defensive serrations package from IGFS.

It’s been a long road In the world of defensive handguns it is very easy to get lost, turned about, distracted, and ultimately even a little frustrated when it comes to picking out a gun for ourselves. When picking a gun for someone else it is tantamount to grandma picking a sweater out for her angsty teenage grandchild, probably not …

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Caldwell AR-15 Mag Charger

Caldwell AR-15 Mag Charger

If you’re reading this blog chances are you enjoy shooting. You may even enjoy reloading or cleaning your weapons. What I have never heard anyone say they love doing is loading magazines. From Stipper Clips to LULA there have been many products designed at making this mundane part of shooting faster, easier or both. Nobody and I mean nobody has …

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Highlights From Shot Show Day 1

Shot Show Logo for 2014

The news has just been flooding out of shot show. In an effort to minimize the noise instead of reporting on everything new we will try to highlight the products that would be the most practical or cutting edge.   FAB Defense GL-MAG Stock Fab Defense has developed an AR-15 stock that is designed to hold an additional magazine. Releases are …

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SIG556xi AR and AK Ammunition in a Single Gun

Sig556xi Shot show new gun

So the news has already started pouring out of shot show and we are only on day 1. Sig Sauer trending on the release of its mor modular tactical offerings has released the new Sig556xi. This gun is a modular work of art. 3 different interchangeable barrels: 10, 14.5, 16 3 types of handguards: Aluminum, Polymer, Carbon Fiber 3 types …

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