• Capacity Over Caliber Part Deux

    Every time I engage in the caliber vs capacity debate, I end up ruffling some feathers. The feather ruffling often yields conversations that challenge my opinion and help me grow. So, here we go again.

  • Capacity Over Caliber

    My updated opinion on the caliber vs capacity debate. Short version: there would be no debate if we detach emotion and put aside personal preferences as objective weapon selection naturally yields caliber for capacity.

  • Aimpoint Micro T-2 Red Dot Reflex Sight

    My review of the Aimpoint Micro T-2 Red Dot Reflex Sight. In short, it’s a small and lightweight red dot optic that is a fantastic choice for duty or home defense carbines. Especially so, when combined with night vision devices.

  • Building a Quality Survival Kit on a Budget: Part 16

    This is the final installment of the Building a Quality Survival Kit on a Budget series. In this installment we review the reasoning and the contents of the kit while making a few suggestions of what to do next with it.

  • The Bang Cycle

    Ready, aim, fire! While that is all takes for fire a shot, it’s an over simplified way to describe the process of taking a shot. This post explores the shooting cycle in a bit more depth.

  • Vortex Optics Razor HD Gen III 1-10×24 FFP Riflescope

    A review of the Vortex Optics Razor HD Gen III 1-10×24 FFP low powered variable optic. Spoiler, it’s magnanimous.

  • The 3 C’s of Carrying a Handgun: Comfort, Concealment, and Capability

    Comfort, concealment, and capability are three simple aspects of carrying a handgun that folks often discuss. As simple as they are independently, optimizing one of those aspects implies compromising the other two.

  • Building a Quality Survival Kit on a Budget: Part 15

    It’s time to add up to $25 worth of goodness to the budget survival kit. This month I am looking a couple of items that can improve our ability to send and receive information.

  • Deer Rifle for Under $1000

    Here is what Uncle Zo would do if he had $1000 to spend on a deer rifle today.

  • Underwood Ammo 700gr .500 S&W Magnum

    A brief review of the 700 grain .500 Smith & Wesson Magnum load from Underwood Ammo.

It’s a brave new world… filled with mystery and adventure.

What company had that “reach out and touch someone” slogan?

Aerosmith should write a song about that