Shot two more IDPA matches this month. Both matches took place at the Austin Rifle Club and were hosted by Texas Tactical. It was uneventful in terms of how the Sig Sauer P229 ran, which is good given the malfunctions I most likely induced last month.
I recently purchased a new bolt-action rifle chambered for the 6.5mm Creedmoor cartridge and some friends have been asking why I specifically selected that cartridge. So I will attempt to answer that.
The 6.5mm Creedmoor cartridge has been around for some time now. It’s been the all the range among competitive precision rifle shooters (although it seems like 6mm based cartridges are the current rage) for some time now. At least long enough that the ammunition market in the USA […]
I guess it depends on the rifle and the application and I’m sure many folks will provide a different answer, but I’ll share what I do and why in this post. Let’s start with the obvious. Any time a scope is mounted to a rifle it should be […]
The argument over prioritizing between caliber and capacity when carrying a pistol for self defense is quite possibly the most polarizing topic among gun aficionados. In fact, I have spent many hours discussing this very topic with various friends and have mentioned this something to consider when selecting […]
Went on my third hunt this past weekend and just like the previous hunts, it didn’t quite go as planned. But that’s part of the adventure. Some times one comes home empty handed and other times one comes home with less harvest than intended. This time I came […]
In self defense or competitive contexts, the time between drawing a side arm to putting the first shot on target matters. As such, it makes sense to put in some work on improving it. The best way to do this, as far as I am aware, is through […]
First match in May and my fifth overall was not what I was hoping for. It was a smaller turnout and I came in dead last place in the standard service pistol (SSP) division. Overall it wasn’t my worst performance in terms of overall time which was 218.42. […]
Recently, I came across this opinion piece on the New York Times website while doing a little Facebook surfing and it made me shake my head. Although, I doubt my head shake was the type of head shake the author of the opinion was looking for. The author […]
I’ve put together a little list of gift ideas for those of you who happen to have a father who is into guns. Perhaps, I’ll be lucky enough to get a gift or two from this list on Fathers Day. Werewolf Ammo Seriously. Real live pure silver bullets. […]