Tag Archives: 9×19


It’s all fun and games until people who didn’t want to be involved are forced to participate. Then it’s game over for the original participants.

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Accommodating lasers with custom holsters

I’ve been using a Kahr P9 since 2001. Thin form, light weight of the pistol, and the excellent design of Alessi Talon Plus holster made it one of the most comfortable carry pistols I’ve ever tried. I obtained a laser … Continue reading

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Linda Carbine: new on Shooting Illustrated

Wilkinson Arms Linda

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Test photos of a new model.

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Q100 pistol review: new on Dillon Blue Press

See page 78 of the most recent Blue Press for the detailed review.

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Slim, yet powerful.

That also describes her Sig P365.

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Pregnancy and contact martial arts do not mix.

Ranged solutions tend to be more convincing…even before shots are fired. Obviously, it’s best to have training completed before pregnancy progresses much.

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Casting couch for an action movie?

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One and a half seconds

A second and a half from rest to first shot is considered a reasonably quick draw from concealment. Two is a bit slow. How slow is waiting for cops to show up after either bystander call them or you — … Continue reading

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Articles old and new

New review on American Hunter about Traditions single shot .357 carbine. Another new article on Shooting Illustrated about bullpup stock for the Hi-Point carbine. American Shooting Journal an older article available online: Aero Precision M5E1. Aero Precision M5E1     … Continue reading

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Safety first

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One part of abuse-proofing the kids

This way, every potential abuser would have this nagging thought in the back of its mind…what if the kid doesn’t get intimidated and turns me into dead meat, either on the spot or later? The same applies to adults.

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A pair of CZs for competition

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Hero Pioneers, as real as Rambo?

Growing up in the USSR, I was raised on the conventional WW2 propaganda which included lots of “hero pioneers” as example. Soviet pioneers were an organization loosely based on Boy Scouts but more analogous to Hitlerjugend in its ultimate form. … Continue reading

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I have not had a chance to shoot it yet, but other people have.

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Jard J68: new in Dillon Blue Press

J68 on page 36 of the PDF.

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LAR9 carbine: new in OnTarget

Rock River Arms LAR-9 (My photos, review by Massad Ayoob)

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Boberg XR9-S is gone. Long live Bond Bullpup.

The difference between the two is entirely in favor of the newer iteration: Coated locking block and barrel make grease unnecessary. Wooden grips are nicer than the old plastic ones. List price is lower ($977 vs. $1100+ for the Boberg … Continue reading

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Full Sabrina

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Glock 19 with a flourish

From Fighting Sheepdog. Combination Cerakote and KG Gunkote.

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