Gear Review: Hill People Gear Heavy Recon Kit Bag and Umlindi Pack System

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There’s one feature I prize above all in the gear I use; quality comes in the form of functional minimalism. I hate carrying more than I have to and as…

Gear Review: Trinity Force Alpha Stock Kit

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Trinity Force has brought to market a number of firearms accessories and optics, mostly at highly competitive prices. They’ve introduced a number of new products lately including their Alpha Stock Kit for AR pattern…

Gear Review: CMC AK Elite Flat Trigger for AK-47

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My original “home build/ghost gun” AKM-47 now has over 10,000 rounds through it in just over a year. Not bad for a weekend garage build using scrap metal and spare parts….

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Gear Review: Trinity Force Legacy Optic 1-6×24 Rifle Scope

There’s a sweet spot when it comes to rifle scopes that’s occupied by the 1-6x variable power models. The ability to crank the scope down to 1x for quick shots…

Gear Review: TTAG’s Rimfire Suppressor Round-Up

Silencer Shop added me to their SOT, which means I can now borrow suppressors from their extensive inventory. In a couple of weeks I’ll be a Texan, and close enough to…

Silencer Review: Alpha Dog Silencer

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Usually the chassis of a silencer is wasted space. No sights, no lasers, nothing but a chamber designed to contain and cool expanding gasses before they’re released from the muzzle….

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Gear Review: Black Hills 7 mm Remington Magnum – 139 GMX

As part of my quest to build a hard hitting, long range, all day carrying rifle for an elk hunt that may or may not happen, I’ve been testing out…

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Gear Review: Apex Tactical M&P Barrel

Years ago, I shot an M&P9 with an Apex trigger and fell in love. As I detailed in our “What I Carry” series, it was a long strange trip to get…

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Gear Review: Gear Head Works Tailhook Pistol Braces (New Release)

While “game changer” may be one of the most overused phrases of the past few years, earning my distaste almost as strongly as the completely useless term “bi-weekly” but with…

Gear Review: Fix It Sticks Ultimate Kit

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In late October I was scanning the endless sea of imagery on Instagram when a post by Fix It Sticks caught my eye. Unfamiliar with the company, I dug into…

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Gear Review: Q El Camino .22 LR Suppressor

The El Camino is the first silencer to come out of Q, Kevin Brittingham’s new venture. I believe for the first year it will be a Silencer Shop exclusive, and…

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Midwest Gun Works Delivers the HK P7 Hotness

“Hey, weren’t you the guys with that color case hardened Hi Power on display at SHOT Show?” I asked of the gentlemen wearing Midwest Gun Works polos at a shared lunch table…