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Foreword Before I begin, I feel I need to preface this cannot possibly be an impartial review process. The Browning Hi Power is probably the gun I’ve wanted longer than any other. In fact, I’ve wanted for so long, I can't really remember what sparked my interest in it. I know it goes back to … Continue reading The Hi Power Project Part I
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If you had to guess, how many metal frame single stack 9mm pistols with frame mounted controls would you say are being produced today? Ten models? Five? Nope, you’re quite wrong, there are actually no metal frame Single Stack DA/SA 9mms in production today. If you look at the state of the industry this makes … Continue reading The Beretta 85F: Fixing a Problem the Industry Won’t
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How I keep my dry fire regimen from turning my gun into a hand grenade.
In these uncertain times (for you future readers, this is in the middle of the COVID-19 chaos), we really get a good look at how fragile our society really is. It reminds me of an article on Art of Manliness from a while back. It introduced me to the term anti-fragility, and the difference between … Continue reading Durability, Fragility, and Anti-Fragility
If you're anything like me, you get more done when you've got more to do. I don't know why, but when I'm not completely against the wall with responsibilities my mind decides that it can put everything off. Unfortunately, that also includes this blog (hence the later than normal publishing). Not only does more to … Continue reading How to Survive Quarantine
Every February (for the last three years anyways) there is an all knock down steel match in South Florida formerly known as “The Mark 7 Reloading Steel Match”, and this year named the “Extreme GM Falling Steel Match” but it is better known by its nom de guerre: STEELMAGEDDON…. THE HISTORY In 2018, this match … Continue reading STEELMAGEDDON 2020: Match Review
Today I'm going to be talking about a rifle concept that is pretty new to me, the Ranger Carbine. This was floated to me and the other members of the Marksman's Quarter earlier this week, and we had a little chat about it. it took me a few days to get through the source material … Continue reading The Ranger Carbine Concept: A Review