When an 81-year-old homeowner shot and killed a home invasion suspect in early November, he did so with a gun that had not been fired in 30 years. The home invader “rode a bike to the house with tools to break in, then ransacked the home and assaulted the 81-year-old man.” Police Lt. Tom Kolencik said, “Once the actor came […]Read more
Well we were doing some tactical plinking today and guess what? We had the worst failure of a 22 long rifle bullet I have ever seen… The case blew apart inside the chamber. As you can see there is a huge crack all the way down the casing.. It stuck in the chamber and the extractor would not pull it […]Read more
5.45×39, 5.56, 300 Blackout, & 7.62×39 Penetration Tests: Water Jug, Car Door, Steel Plates, & Cement Blocks! How did they do?
Everybody and their grandmother these days loves a good video on Testing different calibers penetrating abilities on everything from car doors to watermelons. Me included. So I wanted to share a video I watched on barrier penetration of different calibers in the AR platform. Only one problem with the test… The guy uses different lengths of barrels and different […]Read more
By Susan M. Gonzalez My husband occasionally hunted and had guns in our home. I was scared of guns because I had never been taught much about them. Through the years, anytime that my husband was going to be gone overnight he would pull out a handgun and show […]Read more