Category Archives: rifle

Meeting in person after 15 years

I met Layla through helping VCDL in 2009. It took her until 2024 to stop by with family in tow.

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Subsonic 300blk

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Coaches and learners

Patriot Training

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The persistent fire of Hanukkah.

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(One) light stand, self-propelled, voice-directed.

Including spouses or significant others in the photo shoot usually improves the results. People often relax better, and there’s always the option of asking the helpers to elicit a mood or a particular emotion from the model.

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ARAQ47 from Slovakia

This is an AR10 receiver mated to a short stroke piston upper. It uses standard AK magazines. Not sure when it will become available in the US because of 1989 import restriction rules.

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Neat new designs from Grand Power (Slovakia)

We will likely see all of these in the US in some form or another. A .22 Stribog, a long-barreled rimfire pistol, and a tilt-barrel 9mm compatible with Glock magazines but more ergonomic.

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Father and son, quality time

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Young lady in control of her immediate 100 yards.

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Know “why” is as important as knowing “how”.

Incidentally, the rifle shown is the perfect configuration for left-handed shooters. Completely ambidextrous Sig M400 SDI lower is combined with the left-ejecting Pro 2A Tactical upper. The result is a tac driver that’s also sound suppressor-friendly.

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Life skills.

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Pioneer Arms 5.56mm underfolder AK

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A supermodel of bullpups.

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A (mostly) serious woman

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Angel Kim in Nashville.

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Two sides of Angel Kim

Cute, harmless, and smiley… And a slightly harder edge…

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Heinlein was right.

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Pretty is as pretty does.

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RDB17, light and compact 5.56mm rifle

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There’s no cavalry to the rescue.

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