IWI Galil ACE in 7.62 NATO: Gun Review

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I was impressed by the IWI Galil ACE in 7.62X39 I reviewed last year. But even as I reviewed it, I was intrigued by the idea of testing the same gun chambered…

Quote of the Day: Creating a Safer Work Environment in Iowa

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“I cannot imagine what this is doing to your employee morale.” – Former Woodbury County supervisor Jackie Smith in Iowa County Lets Employees Carry Guns in Parts of Courthouse [via usnews.com]

Vedder Holsters Daily Digest: Fostering Intimidation in Michigan, an Oversight in Tokyo and Celebrating in LaLa Land

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It’s a shame Mr. Johnson can’t sue these officious bastards individually, too . . . Lawsuit Alleges Michigan Agency Told Grandfather He’d Have to Give Up Gun Rights to Foster…

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Three Best Ways to Eliminate Felt Recoil

When I take newbies shooting for the very first time, the Number One thing that they’re concerned about isn’t noise or the high velocity piece of hot lead rocketing out…

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Obscure Objects of Desire: Depleted Uranium 7.62 NATO Rounds

Lead is the most common metal used in bullets for a number of reasons: cost, malleability, expansion on impact…and of course density. The more weight you can cram into the…

Living the Dream, Or the Last Rifle I’ll Ever Need

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I had a pretty awesome childhood. As young as eight years old, it consisted of days, and often weeks completely on my own, wandering thousands of acres of Texas hill…

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Is Anyone Still Using the Weaver Stance?

My shooting stance got the job done, but it still earned the rod of correction from an instructor. “Pull your weak-side arm in a little. Elbow pointing down now. Flex the…

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Everyday Carry Pocket Dump of the Day – Danny Burgess

Danny’s a prolific contributor. See his earlier pocket dumps here, here and here. He sure seems to tend toward that SIG 938, though. And why not? It’s slim, concealable and…

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New From Federal Premium: Edge TLR Long-Range Hunting Ammunition

Federal Premium Ammunition is just beginning to ship its newest product, the Edge TLR (some is already available at Brownells). This is a cartridge built specifically for long-range hunting with high BC…

CapArms Question of the Day: What’s the Future For Guns?

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In last night’s Daily Digest, Dan the Man revealed  that “the maker of the famous AK-47 rifle is building ‘a range of products based on neural networks, including a ‘fully automated…

Nordic Components Pistol Caliber Carbine: Gun Review

Pistol caliber carbines are all the rage these days, and for obvious reasons. They’re fun to shoot, the ammo is inexpensive, there are competition divisions just for them, and they…

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Quote of the Day: Why Purse Carry is a Bad Idea

“If someone came up to me in Walmart and shoved a Glock whatever in my ribs, a gun in my purse would do me no good whatsoever because I’d never…