Archive | January, 2016

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1911 vs the Glock

It seems that the debate/argument/flame war re the 1911 vs the Glock shows up almost every day…with the Glock fans insisting that their toy is the far superior design. But, if they knew just how much of it is 1911…and how many of its features were borrowed/stolen from not only John Browning…but many of his […]

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SHOT Show 2016

Day 1 of SHOT show, description under photos. Click the link for new products from Colt, CZ, Inland, Hi-Point, Kel-Tec. Liberty Suppressors, Barnes Precision Machine, and Lone Wolf. Day 2 of SHOT show, description under photos,  Click the link for new products from Ruger, Magnum Research, Kahr Arms, Springfield, American Tactical, Canik, Century Arms, Glock, Black Rain Ordnance, […]

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Ruger’s Silent-SR .22 LR Silencer

Ruger’s silent-SR .22 LR Silencer Sturm, Ruger & Co., Inc. is excited to introduce the Ruger® Silent-SR™, a .22 LR sound suppressor. Ruger’s first suppressor features best-in-class materials and an advanced design, resulting in a lightweight, compact size and top-tier sound reduction. The Silent-SR is perfect for any threaded-barrel rimfire host, either pistol or rifle. […]

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How to detail strip a 1911

How to detail strip a 1911 Hunter and I decided to do a slower detail strip tutorial after complaints of the no-tool strip demo being a little too fast to follow. I opted to use an original/correct 1918 Black Army Colt for the honors…because I thought it’d be cool to use one that old…and because […]

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Don’t forget the fundamentals.

I was teaching a pistol class the other night and we were going over flash sight picture, double taps, target transition, and some more intermediate skills and drills. It was a great class and we all learned a lot. The thing about instructing a class, if you listen to your students, you as well can […]

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