Author Archives: Oleg Volk

Then and now

Awesome people.

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Portrait in infrared

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Glock 19 with a flourish

From Fighting Sheepdog. Combination Cerakote and KG Gunkote.

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KSG25 review on Shooting Illustrated

Kel-Tec KSG-25 Shotgun

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Two new articles on AllOutdoor

A 3-round AR Magazine that Fits In Your Grip   MTR Tuckable Holster  

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Time machine of sorts

A couple of friends came by during their honeymoon back in 2004, and this was one of the photos made. I just edited it. It’s interesting to see how people evolve…and the photos provide a reference for how they once … Continue reading

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Corset holster in use

Dene Adams corset holster actually works pretty well, and has mag pouches as well. And, of course, it goes great with the classic Czech iron. With modern ammo, it works fine.

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Straw hat

Incidentally, this is the model from the cover of Gods Defense book.

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Two sides of the same person

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On gas prices

Typically, price of gas reflects the expected restocking costs. If a station sells gas for 2.20 but has to re-stock at 2.40, they lose money. Moreover, rising prices are generally a problem for gas stations, not a boon. Gasoline is … Continue reading

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Propellant packaging

This compressor packages propellant for air rifles. Some of those rifles are small and throw 10 grains at 575fps. Others, slugs up to 411 grains at 800fps. I’ve used a hand pump for my Crosman Marauder, but it cannot produce … Continue reading

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A new verb proposal

To stalingrade something: to reduce to ruins with artillery and bombs. A portmanteau of Stalingrad (in its 1943 state) and to grade (meaning to reduce slope of a surface to a minimum). Example of use: “More than a few people … Continue reading

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Portraits old and new

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What’s in the tin?

Did she bring enough for everyone? A slightly exaggerated rendition of both effect and capacity, but a neat movie fragment nonetheless.

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“This machine kills Fascists”

Works on Commies of various stripes, too. Peace and Love, right?

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Better Grips for the Smith & Wesson Victory: new on AllOutdoor

A new Tandemkross accessory for the S&W .22 pistol.

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New edits of old photos.

Back in 2009, I edited one image from a shoot because its strangeness appealed to me. This week, I edited two more conventional photos because I learned more about editing and could do a better job than before. Photos like these … Continue reading

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YHM8900 integrally suppressed rifle

What to take to a quick trip with a new model to the neighbor’s farmland? Yankee Hill 8900 integrally suppressed clone of a 10-22 with a 1.5-4x Leupold scope. Ear safe with Aguila 40gr subsonics, and accurate enough for the … Continue reading

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Devin Standard, c.2010

Just found and edited an old photo of a friend.

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“Custom” is all about what customers want: new on AllOutdoor

Fighting Sheepdog Rifles

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