Monthly Archives: July 2014

What rifle does this stock fit?

A friend has this stock but isn’t sure what action it fits. Looks like a Mauser but isn’t a type 98.

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M1911 tshirt

One of many neat designs from 1791 Apparel.

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Firebird Precision TAC12A1: new on AllOutdoor

American-made Saiga and Vepr alternative.

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Kangaroo Carry: new on AllOutdoor

A low-key carry solution

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On a Saturday evening

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Webley Mk.III bullets

Does anyone manufacture bullets hollow base, hollow point (preferably plated) in any of the common revolver or autopistol calibers? If not, does anyone make molds for them?

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Work, work, work…

…with neat people and cool guns. Last two day’s worth of sample images. Kangaroo Carry, Charter Arms, Keltec. And… Ashbury Precision Ordnance, Nightforce Optics, Blackhawk/Champion.  

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A triumph of marketing

“By 1945, everyone was in the French Resistance…” An interesting article about it.

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One of my favorite portraits for the year.

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A bad day in the French countryside

When the bolt stays forward on your last machine pistol magazine, it’s going to be a bad day…but probably not for very long.

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Threading Glock barrels

Posting this for a friend: I have a unique opportunity to offer brand new 1/2×28 OEM Glock threaded barrels for the Glock 17. As you’re most likely aware, Glock recently began offering threaded barrels in the US, but with metric … Continue reading

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Swag for CZ fans

The tshirt is from 1791 Apparel, the hat is from CZ-USA. The pistol is CZ75 Compact, the rifle is CZ455 Trainer.

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Vepr 12: new at AllOudoor

Vepr 12 first impressions.

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Two new articles up on AllOutdoor

Crosman 2300S pistol. Ground Strike reactive targets.  

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Good times

Just spent a day making photos and videos, chatting with friends and shooting Vepr 12 and FG42. Great overcast weather, talented and well-equipped WW2 reenactor model, and a good day for me in terms of accuracy. FG42 with iron sights shot … Continue reading

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Fallschirmjägergewehr 42

FG42 from SMG Guns at the range. 308 rifle that shoots like a .223 AR, thanks to the integral spring-loaded recoil reducer in the stock.  

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Accessorized Tavor

  Top rail designed to match AR15’s height over the stock comb for comfortable sight picture, a small side rail and a hollow forend with integral weapon light: all made by my friend Paul’s Gear Head Works. 9mm Tavor conversion … Continue reading

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Crickett and friends in the news

Mike and Charlene Meador show up in a Washington Post article about proposed restrictions on firearm advertising by Eugene Volokh.

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My photos in use

Quite a few of them are up on Texas Weapon Systems new web site.

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