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OGW SHOT Show Raffle!

UPDATE!!! Sneak peak at the rifle fresh out of cerakote! Many thanks to the good folks over at Leupold Optics, Hill People Gear, Lone Star Medics for adding some great items to the OGW SHOT Show Raffle! The Leupold folks have sent a killer LCO optic to for the rifle.


The New ATF Rules on NFA Trusts and How They Affect You!

By: Mark Toronjo 41(f) And You! What do you need to know and how does it affect you? As you are most likely aware the ATF proposed a rule change in 2013 to close the “Trust loophole” for NFA transfers. This proposed change would require all “Responsible Persons” to


Hickory Shampoo

It's here... (Well the pre order is at least) I present to you my SHOT Show 2016. This is a joint fundraising efforts between Primary & Secondary and Those who have walked a beat or been around the block know all to well how effective "Hickory Shampoo" can be when


What Rig Should I Get For Class?

I often get this question.. what rig should I get for Class? Considerations to be made before asking this are - 1) consult instructor for recommendations 2) consult prior attendees 3) what do you carry now? 4) how will this choice alter your current direction as a class rig for


The Gimmick of Blood Type Patches

BY: Tore Haugli Blood type patches and why they are nothing more than gimmicks. I was asked to type out a short post detailing why these kinds of patches - blood types, NKDA etc - are totally useless for real world application. 1. No professional pre-hospital medical provider will look for,


Effective Social Media Moderators

Without seeing the big picture, many participants in various forums and social media outlets do not understand what impact a simple post or reply can cause. If we take multiple posts that provide similar bad information, will that provide a negative outcome for a reader?  Yes. If we take multiple


Thoughts On Civilian Response To An Active Shooter

By: Michael Bronson I always ask people's plans as civilian response to active shooter. Far too many haven't thought things out, let alone properly trained for it. There's a rolling gunfight in a mall - how do you distinguish and target discriminate bad guys from good guys? How are you


How To End The Endless Quest For Good Footwear

By: Michael Heuser A couple of things. Don't wear kicks that reflect the current trend just so you can step up your Instagram picture "likes"... Only fools and tools do that shit. Your foot volume, foot profile, and biomechanical issues are as unique to you as is your BZO or your


Pride – Just Not Helpful.

By: Jimmy Krause The #1 thing that should be left out of any fighting rifle reference is pride or pride driven statements like "I love this rifle", "it suits my needs" and "is the best rifle I've owned" Most of the people that are determined to engage in uneducated arguments


Motivation and luck

  By: Mike G. Here is the reality, a motivated enough terrorist can find a way to perpetrate an attack that will not be able to be stopped except by sheer luck. You cannot write enough laws, field enough cops, restrict access to physical locations, etc to 100% prevent it.