Hotrodding the WASR-10 – Part 2

post image

In my first article on hotrodding the WASR 10, I talked about taking off the bloc-quality furniture and restoring it to something more suitable for Scandinavia (namely above IKEA grade)….

TTAG Welcomes Brett Solomon

post image

The Truth About Guns went live on February 17th of this year. Since then, we’ve published 1,245 posts. Site traffic has risen from zero to over 2000 unique views per…

Gun Review: Springfield Armory EMP

post image

So John Moses Browning is a genius and all that. Robert checked out the 1903 Colt and loved it. But for most gun guys, Browning’s greatest contribution to the world of…

post image

In Praise of . . . Heckler & Koch P2000’s Trigger Pull

Heckler & Koch is one of those brands in the gun world that even the rivet counters respect. Or perhaps you could say it has the least amount of critics….

Sorry, but I could not improve on Gizmodo’s headline. I was thinking “It’s Like an Apple Store . . . ONLY CLEANER!” But then the second you hear the voice-over, you know this gun wunderland is Deutsch. (The only other options were Swiss or Malaysian.) Pointing out that this store is neat and tidy would be like highlighting the fact that a trailer park has a meths lab. Or two. Or three. Anyway, we’re up for a European TTAG shooting tour this fall, stopping at Müller Schiess Zentrum. Gehen wir! Meanwhile, script translation by Gizmodo commentator Niklasnik after the jump. Thanks to ace TTAG scribe Brett Solomon for the link.

(more…)

“It’s Like an Apple Store . . . WITH GUNS!”

Sorry, but I could not improve on Gizmodo’s headline. I was thinking “It’s Like an Apple Store . . . ONLY CLEANER!” But then the second you hear the voice-over,…

Gun Review: Beretta U22 Neos Inox

post image

Gun or phaser from Star Trek? Or another sci-fi series to be named later. By someone else. Please excuse my lack of knowledge of sci fi geekdom—and I mean that…

post image

Gun Review: Smith & Wesson 500 Magnum Revolver

I managed to sneak off for a little range time yesterday. I had the chance to shoot one of Smith and Wesson’s hand cannons: the 500 Magnum Revolver. After hearing…

post image

Remington To Unveil New 1911 R1 Pistol [Not Shown] At NRA Hoedown

If you look in the back of a random Crown Vic police cruiser, chances are you’ll find a beat-up Remington 870 shotgun riding rear (rear riding shotgun?) After a 90…

post image

Product Review: LockSAF Biometric Handgun Safe

Even before we had our first child, I knew I had to change the way I stored my firearms. Rapid access to a home defense gun had to play second…

/*