The 22LR Glock conversion kit from Advantage Arms had a lot of promise, but questionable reliability and specific ammunition requirements keeps me from recommending it.
Earlier this week I wrote about proposed changes to the way NFA trusts apply for hyper-controlled and regulated firearms and firearms accessories. The proposal will give the Chief Law Enforcement officer in your area complete authority in deciding if you can even apply for these items, let alone if you qualify. It is well known […]
Obama’s executive order against NFA trusts and corporations resulted in a potential ATF policy change. There is a 90 day review period, here’s how to do what you can to stop it.
The AK pattern rifle was dumped by one of it’s most vocal advocates a year ago. For most civilians, the AK47 is still a great rifle. Here’s why.
The popular Smith & Wesson M&P Shield handgun may suffer from a manufacturer’s defect. Some of the pistols have a defective trigger safety that may allow the pistol to discharge if dropped. Smith and Wesson believes that this only applies to recently made Shields, but for safety’s sake every Shield owner should check their pistols. […]
This episode of Firearms Tips and Techniques for Beginners discusses basic trigger control. This video features a WASR AK-47 style rifle in 7.62x39mm, but the basics apply to every firearm, from pistol to shotgun to rifle. The AK just has a massive trigger, and the trigger reset is easy to hear Tags: featured, firearms tips […]
We’ve owned Smith & Wesson Shield handguns for about two months. The ultra compact single stack 9mm pistol is easier to conceal than our usual Glock 19s. The problem has been finding good holsters for appendix carry. Most people carry their handguns behind their hip on their dominant hand side. I prefer to carry on […]
This episode of Firearms Tips and Techniques for Beginners shows you basic procedures that should enable you to unload most modern civilian defense rifles. This video features an AK pattern rifle, but the basics apply to just about every model. Tags: ak47, featured, firearms tips and techniques, rifle
On the strength of some recommendations from people I trust both online and in meatspace I purchased the MD-07 micro dot red dot rifle sight from Primary Arms. I have one on an AK, one on each of our Tavors, and a spare — because I’m a preparedness dork and I like having backups to […]
This episode of Firearms Tips and Techniques for Beginners shows you basic procedures that should enable you to unload most modern civilian defense rifles. This video features an AK pattern rifle, but the basics apply to just about every model. Tags: featured, firearms tips and techniques, rifle