Gear Review: Streamlight TLR-1 Game Spotter

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In what seems like eons ago, a package arrived from Streamlight with a TLR-1 Game Spotter. Since then, I’ve mounted it on pistols and rifles. I’ve managed to drop it,…

California: Wine, Kimchi and Crackheads

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I just got back from San Francisco, and while I realize it might not be for everyone, I really like the city. My wife does too. And it has become…

Self-Defense Tip: Some Days the Bear Chases You

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Surfing the internets, I found this video of an elderly couple in Pasadena locking up tight before they head out for the day. And diligent though they were in locking…

I love shooting guns, but rarely does something gun-related give me the giggles. Several exceptions naturally apply. Full auto, silenced and subsonic .300 BLK shooting and Tannerite come to mind. And I’ve found another giggle-worthy item: the RADETEC LED Advisor . . .

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Gear Preview: RADETEC LED Advisor

I love shooting guns, but rarely does something gun-related give me the giggles. Several exceptions naturally apply. Full auto, silenced and subsonic .300 BLK shooting and Tannerite come to mind….

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Gear Review: KG Industries Lubricants

Before Dirk goes there, no. Not those lubricants. This is Part 2 to follow Part 1 of our review on KG Chemicals. Part 1 dealt with KG’s cleaners while this review…

Gun Preview: FNH-USA FNS-9

I picked up Nick’s FNS-9 earlier this week and I’ve got grand plans to test it out and write a review for this week. In the interim, I put together a short overview video showing some of the features as well as a demonstration of the trigger travel, break, and reset. My first impressions are . . .

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I picked up Nick’s FNS-9 earlier this week and I’ve got grand plans to test it out and write a review for this week. In the interim, I put together…

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Gear Review: Traditions Tactical AR Patrolman 1-4 x 24

I’m a relative noob to the world of smallish objective, 1-4X scopes. You’re never going to find me clearing a house in my mall ninja clothes. Despite Foghorn’s best guilt…

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Gear Review: KG Industries 1911 Coating

This is part two of my review on the KG Coating system. The first part was a custom camouflage job they put together for me. I loved it, but I wanted…

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Gear Review: Caldwell DeadShot Fieldpod

This year was the first time that I tried using a tripod in the field and it really opened my eyes to having stability in the field. I’ve also taken…

Store Review: Storied Firearms

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Earlier this year, I visited Outpost Armory in Tennessee, and decided it might be fun to start writing about gun stores I visit in my travels. Today’s piece is on a store…

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Gear Review: Barnes .243 WIN 80 gr. TTSX

Now that Nick has weighed in on his experience with the Barnes 110 gr TAC-TX in his favorite caliber, I’m going to do the same for mine. In this case, the…

Last year, Nick threw me a Slogan Outdoors rubber sling and said, “Hey. This guy says this is the best sling ever. Try it out.” As you’ve come to expect, we take every bold claim with a healthy dose of skepticism around here. And we take a double shot when someone uses the superlative. A year later, after miles of walking, jogging, bending over, climbing and general abuse, I’m on board. This is the best rifle sling ever made . . .

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Gear Review: Slogan Outdoors UltraFlex Rifle Sling

Last year, Nick threw me a Slogan Outdoors rubber sling and said, “Hey. This guy says this is the best sling ever. Try it out.” As you’ve come to expect,…