One of the challenges we face in trying to test and review so many products is the cost of ammo. Even if a firearm is consigned or loaned to us we still need ammunition to shoot through it. As referred to in our earlier post about the cost of testing ammunition YouTubing is not cheap. … Continue reading Making Trigger Time Affordable
The Classic Home Defense Shotgun Depending on where you grew up the shotgun as a home defense weapon was likely more dominant than the handgun of today. One of the attractions to the shotgun is of course that it fires shot instead of a single bullet and so the errant mind feels that aiming … Continue reading The Master Round
In the firearms community branding goes a long way. We still trust names like Winchester, Springfield, Colt, and Remington despite the fact that they haven’t really done much of their own in some time. Classic American idols like the 1911 are certainly no exception. If it doesn’t cost more than $1,000 and doesn’t have one … Continue reading A Shift in Perspective
After 17 years of professional shooting and having worked in the industry as an instructor and a bit on the retail side I’ve collected some wisdom for you. Spend $80 for a Hi-Point or $5,000 for a Nighthawk (or on 62 Hi-Points). Will you find the perfect gun? NO. There is no such thing as … Continue reading There is No Perfect Gun
(Photo from Hornady.com) Hornady is a brand known for their great ammunition, and occasionally they reach out with a non-ammo product. The Rapid Rack is one such product that I'm not too sure about. It's designed to serve as a chamber flag while allowing the shooter to rapidly rack their AR platform or … Continue reading Another Gimmick?
Video Review can be found here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2YPJlXrYPLk Glock is a brand that is known around the world for a lot of reasons. Some of us dislike the “block” for its feel in the hand, Spartan aesthetics, and boring design, but one thing that can never be denied is that they work! I tell customers on … Continue reading A Better Glock Magazine
This was my first year attending SHOT show and it was quite an experience. I came intending to provide the typical noisy new product coverage for you all, but in the end decided not to. Not only were the crowds not the most conducive to filming, but I felt ti wouldn't be a good representation … Continue reading SHOT Show 2016 Conclusions.