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Grizzly Bears, Politics, and Use Enough Gun.

(Authors note: The tragic deaths of a mother and her infant daughter this past week in the Yukon Territory of Canada due to a grizzly bear attack has once again brought this subject to light. Many hunters in the area (including outdoor personality Jim Shockey) have been enraged that this happened citing poor management by […]

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You are your own first responder.

Here in North Carolina, we are beginning to get out from under Hurricane Florence. I am very fortunate to be inland enough that all we got was heavy rain and moderate wind. Many are far worse off than us and my thoughts and prayers go out to them. When news of Hurricane Florence began to […]

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CZ factory tour in Uherský Brod

I was privileged to visit Uherský Brod in the Czech Republic to tour the Česká Zbrojovka factory.  While I have published many reviews on CZ firearms and have an understanding of their quality, visiting the factory was truly an eye opener.     We started at the beginning where the wood comes in to be dried and […]

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Sig Sauer Media Day

I was fortunate enough to be invited to the High Speed Gear and Sig Sauer Media event in Swansboro Noth Carolina. The first part of the event was touring the High Speed Gear plant and assembling some custom Battle Belts as we learned about the company. You can read that article by following this link.   After […]

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Evolution of the 1911 in Pictures

Evolution of the 1911 in Pictures The evolution of the 1911 started in 1898 with the pistol that became the Colt Model 1900. Chambered in .38 Auto, it was a locked breech, short recoil operated pistol that sported a twin linked barrel…one fore and one aft…and a non-tilting barrel. The Colt Model 1900 The next […]

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High Speed Gear, factory tour.

You know, running this dang website is a helluva lot of work but I am not complaining as it allows me to participate in exceptionally cool projects from time to time.  I was invited to tour the High Speed Gear factory. If you are not familiar with High Speed Gear, they manufacturer a plethora of essential shooting […]

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