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Thoughts on Optics Selection

Like barrels, triggers, and any number of “choices” about setting up an AR-15, there are a lot of options out there. There is also a lot of misunderstanding. 2,969 more words



It’s just an old .22 rifle. If your eyes glanced over it in a gun store or pawn shop I doubt you would even stop and pick it up. 600 more words

Choose Your Weapon

Time to clean the gun

This past Saturday, I had the chance to go to the outdoor range and shoot some skeet.  In this case, I was using an over/under 12 gauge that was given to me by my grandfather.  204 more words

Three Pauls and a Bloody Pig

Dredging down a hill through the loose gravel, I started to feel sharp pings in my hip. I was nervous that the osteo-arthro-gods would curse my weekend, since the… 1,476 more words

Tactical Stuff

Winchester/NRA Marksmanship

So, I continue to work through the Pistol portion of the Winchester NRA/Marksmanship Program.  I am working on this with my M&P Shield.  Probably not the best choice for a marksmanship program, but it gives me a chance to practice with my EDC gun and makes going to the range more fun.  266 more words

Fitness, Practical Marksmanship, and the Future

I’ve been to the range a couple times since the last post, and have been focusing quite a bit on offhand shooting. I’ve managed to dramatically improve my standing groups on average, but it is still not terribly consistent. 810 more words