… and other uses for a suppressor.
This Royal Marine is using an EOTech holographic sight, without magnification, mounted on either an .338 Lapua Magnum L115A1 (Accuracy International Arctic Warfare) or .50 BMG AW50 rifle. I have often wondered why we do not see photos of snipers with 1x magnification [Read More…]
From AAC Blog … I clean suppressors the easy way: leaving the baffles in a glass jar filled with solvent until all the crap is gone.
The guys and girls at Shooting Illustrated magazine have been debating what should be the definition of “Average Group Size”. Ed explains the rationale for their decision.
Wilson combat is now selling a titanium .223/5.56mm suppressor designed for the AR-15 (although compatible with any .223 caliber weapon with the correct threading). It weighs 15 oz and is 6 5/8″ in length. The suppressor sells for $995 and the rapid attachment [Read More…]
Nancy’s blog has an interesting article about the Remington Rider Parlor pistol. The Remington-Rider Parlor is among the rarest and sought of all Remington handguns. This little single-shot percussion pistol has always been a bit of a conundrum. Little is known as [Read More…]
The Koreans have been trying to sell back M1 Garand’s that were lent to them around the time of the Korean war but the US Government has blocked the importation. For more detailed information check out SayUncle who has blogged about it. The Korean news website The [Read More…]
Tactical Life reports that Crimson Trace has launched a separate division, CTC Defense, that is dedicated to the military market. Today, Crimson Trace will announce the creation of CTC Defense, a separate division of the Crimson Trace Corporation that will be dedicated [Read More…]
Peter is an avid reader of the blog. He hopes to join the Marines after school. ( The glock jams because of a broken pin )
A very clever ad on YouTube …
The experts tell us that centrally powered rail systems is the way of the future. Defense Review has an interesting article about RESET Inc’s Reset RIPR (Rifle Integrated Power Rail). The RIPR system has a side-mounted magazine-like battery well. Read about it [Read More…]
Nick shot this slow motion video of an Hellenic Army MG3 machine gun … … and this slow-mo video of a Hellenic Special Forces M4 Carbine … Very cool.
Kotaku.com has posted an article about Texan firm Laser Shot. They run kill houses which have projectors mounted on the ceiling that project virtual enemies on the walls. The enemy can even fire back with hits being simulated by impact vests that are worn by the [Read More…]
I did not realize that you could buy shoes designed especially for IPSC. They are sold by a European online store called DoubleAlpha for 129 Euros… The Fin made JALAS Cross Control FLX shoe is a superb, technologically advance professional footwear. It is designed [Read More…]
I would have given my right arm to have one of those when I was a kid. [ Many thanks to Dave for emailing me the link. ]