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First Look: Nikon BLACK FX1000 6-24Ă—50SF Long Range Rifle Scope

First Look: Nikon BLACK FX1000 6-24Ă—50SF Long Range Rifle Scope

Nikon’s BLACK FX1000 6-24Ă—50SF is engineered for both precision long-range rifle and action-shooting AR enthusiasts. With great glass, first focal plane reticle and return-to-zero integral zero-stop precision turrets, the FX1000 has all the quality features you want for long range at half the price of competitive scopes. BLACK series rifle scopes all feature a 30mm main […]

Ultimate Guide to 80% AR Lower Receivers: Legal Brief Video

Ultimate Guide to 80% AR Lower Receivers: Legal Brief Video

There is a lot of garbage information and fake news out there in gun world.  I just had conversation with a guy at my local gun store (this guy also works at a local gun manufacturer).  He told me that if I build a gun at home from an 80% lower I can’t take it […]

BLAUER Silent Partner Bag with BLAUER GIN Bag

BLAUER Silent Partner Bag with BLAUER GIN Bag

The Blauer Silent Partner Bag is their when you need it.  It’s a seat organizer, a backpack, a duty belt storage system, a plate carrier, a lunch bag, it’s an everything bag!  Blauer has designed the Silent Partner Bag to be right beside you, ready when you need it.  You can easily carry your gear […]

The Jard J68 is made from a simple formula. Pistol-caliber carbine = fun. Bullpup = handy. Pistol-caliber carbine bullpup that accepts Glock magazines = Jard J68. In other words, I'm really looking forward to some trigger time with the Jard J68.

Jard J68 Pistol Caliber Carbine Fun: Graham Baates Video

The Jard J68 is made from a simple formula. Pistol-caliber carbine = fun.  Bullpup = handy.  Pistol-caliber carbine bullpup that accepts Glock magazines = Jard J68.  In other words, I’m really looking forward to some trigger time with the Jard J68. Jard is a company based in Iowa and known for their superb triggers.  If […]

M134 Minigun: Forgotten Weapons Video

The General Electric M134 “Minigun” is essentially an electrically-powered Gatling gun – the conceptual operation of the gun is identical to Dr. Gatling’s original creation. What has changed, however, is the chambering (it’s in 7.62 NATO), the power source (an electric motor), and the feed mechanism (belt-feed using M60 links instead of the Gatling’s Accles, […]

The Best Handgun Caliber? A Real World Study

This Rational Preps video uses the data from Greg Ellifritz’s 10-year stopping power study of real-world gun fights to shed the light of actual data on several common beliefs about handgun calibers. The results may surprise you. Here is the link to the original data and study by Ellifritz: http://www.activeresponsetraining.net…

The Bravo Concealment Adaptive Holster – Stay Alpha

Modularity has really snuck into the holster market. From Alien Gear, Clinger Holsters, and Bravo Concealment have all taken the idea of modularity and applied it to holsters. The Bravo Concealment Adaptive holster system is a bit different by offering a light gearing option and being made entirely from kydex. This is a very modern […]

Caracal Limited Edition Enhanced Model F: Graham Baates Video

As a purveyor of gun-things-different the Caracal pistol had my attention.  What I didn’t know was that the Caracal Model F had actually been in development since 2002, and had already made a brief appearance in the United States while I was over in Afghanistan (2005).  The original model had to make a hasty retreat […]

Hollywood LITE .22 Suppressor: True Colors

Hollywood LITE .22 Suppressor: True Colors

The Hollywood Lite is the FIRST color matched suppressor for the Ruger 22/45 Lite series of colored pistols. Made in the USA by  WHISPERTEC™  the Hollywood LITE weighs only 6.6 ounces and will fit any 22LR pistol or rifle with a ½-28 threaded muzzle. Using the same high-performance baffle stack as the steel tube WHISPERTEC™ […]

Real Avid Carbon Boss Cleaning Tool: Carbon Doesn't Stand a Chance

Real Avid Carbon Boss Cleaning Tool: Carbon Doesn’t Stand a Chance

I ran into the scraper tools at the Real Avid booth.  I begged them to do a video.  I hate cleaning guns and I hate scrapping carbon. This tool makes it easy if not fun. This is a faster, easier way to clean the bolt and bolt carrier. Their new AR 15 tool removes heavy, […]