THE SHORT ANSWER TO HOME (OR PERSONAL) DEFENSE – Part 1

The reason for this article is a delayed response to an event that took place some time in the past. Introduction to a Legal 12-Gauge Short Firearm I was recently reading a few articles regarding home defense shotguns. The usual … Continue reading

1911 SPRING TESTER W/DIGITAL SCALE KIT

Recoil, and other springs, in the 1911 should be replaced periodically. And while a spring may be rated at a certain compression rate that does not mean that it is at its rated spring rate. Or, you may have a … Continue reading

ARMSCOR (ROCK ISLAND ARMORY) ROCK ULTRA FS – 10MM

Light a fire, grab a cup of cocoa, and settle in for a review of a most excellent pistol. Reading my reviews is the perfect time to embrace hygge and fill your life with warm knowledge. How is that for … Continue reading

BERETTA M9 – NEW USER REVIEW

In a previous review, I asked if the Beretta 92 had outlived its usefulness. I, of course, believe that it has not although some (or many) may disagree with me. Perhaps, we need to clarify what ‘usefulness’ is regarding the … Continue reading

1877 SMITH & WESSON NEW MODEL NUMBER 3 REVOLVER BY CIMARRON (UBERTI) FIREARMS

“Major George W. Schofield of the 10th Cavalry and an army ordinance officer, designed this revolver as an improvement over Smith & Wesson’s No. 3 “American” model. Produced by S&W from 1875-1912, the U.S. Army ordered nearly 8,000 in the … Continue reading

Kimber Camp Guard 10 – Product Review

In a previous article on the Ruger SR1911 in 10 mm, I stated that if I was to carry the 10mm Auto  cartridge, the Ruger SR1911 in 10mm Auto would be the pistol to carry it in.  I must retract … Continue reading

SIG SAUER P320 RX FULL-SIZE W/ROMEO1 REFLEX SIGHT – RANGE GUN REVIEW

Specs CALIBER 9mm Luger ACTION TYPE Semi-Auto GRIP TYPE Modular Polymer FRAME SIZE Full-Size FRAME MATERIAL Stainless Steel FRAME FINISH Stainless Steel SLIDE FINISH Nitron SLIDE MATERIAL Stainless Steel BARREL MATERIAL Carbon Steel ACCESSORY RAIL M1913 SIGHTING SYSTEM ROMEO1 Reflex … Continue reading

ALTAMONT GRIPS FOR 1911 – PART II

This article is a follow-up to a previous article in which I detailed some excellent 1911 grip panels that were installed on a Ruger SR1911 “Lightweight Commander” pistol chambered in .45 ACP. Since that article, I have acquired a few … Continue reading

UBERTI 1890 REMINGTON REVOLVER REPRODUCTION

The Colt Single Action Army was the king of revolvers in the year of 1890. Remington; however, was not ready to concede to the popularity of the Colt SAA just yet. Thus, was born the Remington Model 1890 New Model … Continue reading

GLOCK G48 – HOLSTERS FOR IWB CARRY

The Glock G48 is an excellent pistol for hot weather concealed carry when I do not want to carry heavy. The Glock G48 has a low profile, is light weight (1 pound 10.2 ounces with 10+1 rounds) and has an … Continue reading