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Changes to the Rifle Qualification for the Army

For Walkthrough Wednesday, we are going to be discussing the Draft qualification for the M4A1, and what changes will be coming about as a result of it. The reference for this discussion is the 82nd IWTS NCO Professional Development PowerPoint. To refresh your memory, the current qualification consists of three tables: Prone Supported, Prone Unsupported,… read more »

B.E. Meyers MAWL Adopted By French GIGN

B.E. Meyers & Co., Inc. is pleased to announce that the MAWL-DA has been selected by the French National Gendarmerie’s elite police tactical unit, the GIGN, as their official individual NIR/VIS weapon laser and illuminator. The GIGN is currently upgrading legacy systems, and has begun to integrate new technologies with the unit’s available weapons platforms…. read more »

P&S ModCast 129 – Gun Nerds 11: The Road To The M17 Pistol

Primary & Secondary ModCast The Panel discusses the history of military sidearms leading up to the testing and acceptance of the M17 pistol. Host: Matt Landfair Panel: Phil Axelrod Bruce Gray Ash Hess Jack Lewis Mike Lewis Episode sponsors: Forge Tactical Training – Faxon Firearms – Our Patreon can be found here:… read more »

B.E. Meyers & Co. MAWL Now in FDE

November 22, 2017 (Redmond, WA) B.E. Meyers & Co., Inc. has now released the Flat Dark Earth (FDE) version of its Modular Advanced Weapon Laser (MAWL), just in time for the holiday season. It has the same specifications, ergonomics, and modularity as the standard MAWL, and at the same price. All models of the MAWL™, including the MAWL-DA, MAWL-CLAD, and MAWL-C1+… read more »

A Beginner’s Guide to Ruck Marching

I am currently assigned as an Infantry OSUT commander (Basic Combat Training and Advanced Individual Training, rolled into one 14-week course). As such, I manage the training for between 600 and 800 new trainees over the course of the year and ensure that they meet the standards for and are validated to become Infantrymen in… read more »

Five on Friday – 6Oct2017

Photo Cred – Phlster Instagram Happy Five on Friday, everyone.  Given the recent tragedy in Las Vegas, we tried to include a couple of medical-related links. From Battlefields to our Neighborhoods: A Path to Zero Preventable Deaths Did China Use Water as a Weapon in the Doklam Standoff? The Mistake of Only Comparing US Murder… read more »

Five on Friday – 29Sept2017

Photo cred – OPTactical Instagram/Jake Wanson Happy Five on Friday, folks.  Technology didn’t want to cooperate last week, so we have a couple extra links to make up for it.  Hope you enjoy. Iranian Unconventional Warfare in Yemen Filling the Maritime-Law Enforcement Gap Understanding +P Ammunition How the US Can Counter Threats from DIY Weapons… read more »


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