Author Archives: Oleg Volk

How safe is your area? New on AllOutdoor.

A simple visual indicator of crime levels.

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RDB-S Review: new on Shooting Illustrated

Kel-Tec RDB-S Survival Carbine

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Two WW2 commemoratives just made for each other.

Winchester WW2 series | Inland Mfg. M1911A1

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Casting couch for an action movie?

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Testing Kydex holsters for comfort: new on AllOutdoors

The only way to find out if something works…is to try it out.

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Catching up on last year’s photos

I met Angel by chance late 2015, and we did the first photo shoot Spring of 2016. Fast-forwarding to October 2017…she made pretty good progress with weaponcraft.

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Birthday treats for the rest of the world

On the birthday of the author Amie Gibbons, her fans can get something special too: audiobook of Psychic Undercover, and the latest addition to that series, Psychic Spiral.

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Ridiculous, defined

This is a 1954 Chinese type 53 (a clone of the Soviet M44 Mosin carbine). Somebody chopped the forend short, replaced the buttstock with an AKMS folding stock and a pistol grip of unknown provenance. The end result is a … Continue reading

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Fun with tracers.

Southern Ballistic Research extended range 45ACP tracers combined with the low-recoil gas-operated Alpha carbine add up to fun and fearsome capability.

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A Disgruntled Republican

The author of A Disgruntled Republican blog.

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Rare handguns and custom holsters: new on AllOutdoor

“It pays to build a relationship with a local craftsman.”

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Applies to the current desert peaches too

Writer David Burkhead with his own sword and his daughter graphic artist Athena with my vz58.

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A good birthday party

One of my longtime friends just turned 18. One advantage of dealing with well-raised home-schooled kids — they act like mature humans a lot sooner than most, so Grace and I have worked together since she was 12. Thanks to … Continue reading

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AB Arms/Keystone 722 tactical trainer: new on AllOutdoor

722 tactical trainer

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Pretty in headlights

The light nearest to the camera formed catchlights in an odd way, making the expression look more stressed than relaxed.

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A pointed argument.

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Present danger in Washington state

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12 weeks pregnant

An early term maternity photo made for a friend.

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Modernized FAMAS: new on AllOutdoor

French Army patrols upgrade the old “Bugle”.

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Who says models don’t eat?

From a break during a photo shoot with cosplayer Domi.

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