As I was growing up, Pa Pandemic apparently had an aversion to the concept of a hotel. Instead, we filled the frequent KOA camper punch cards quickly, as I was dragged around the country on vacations. During our sunny, hot, humid, cold, rainy, tornadic, and otherwise semi/non-hospitable vacations, food was prepped with a series of stone cold reliable Coleman stoves.
Precision stocks allow you to shoot better—by that I mean not only more accurately but also more comfortably and at longer ranges. Being comfortable means less effort to send one on target at long range. Two precision stocks, the Magpul PRS Gen3 and the American Built Arms USS, are good examples of precision stocks purpose-built to hang off your AR’s receiver extension or buffer tube.
The SOCOM 16 adapts. Springfield Armory has consistently refined its M1A platform to suit long-range competitive match shooters, operators who want more caliber, and
On a certain level, the Ruchnoi Pulemet Kalashnikova, or RPK, seems uninspired. The action is standard Kalashnikov, the barrel is fixed, and the magazine feed
For over 100 years, the Colt 1911 has been respected as the greatest fighting handgun in the world. The only legitimate gripe concerning the pistol is that it is long and heavy. This has led to various attempts
As 2015 comes to a close, The Shooter’s Log and Cheaper Than Dirt! would like to wish our readers, customers, and gun owners everywhere a safe and happy holiday season.
America’s 1st Freedom magazine’s staff has had a chance to shoot the Armatix iP1—a so-called “smart gun” touted by some gun-control groups to be the end-all answer to gun safety. However, when shot by the magazine’s team under rigidly controlled circumstances, they found
An indispensable part of the handgunner’s battery is a good quality .22 caliber target gun. While there are many forms of competition that require
Over the years, among the most useful handguns I have used have been five-shot revolvers. Light, handy and powerful enough
As many of you have noticed when doing these Shooters Log reviews, the firearms I use most often are not new guns or loaners,
At this point, Magpul really needs no introduction. The Texas-based company has long provided the tactical, competitive and civilian markets
I have been shooting the AR-15 platform for many years now and have experienced my fair share of magazine-induced failures.
I have been eyeballing the Maglite MAG-TAC flashlight sitting in the warehouse since we got them and trying to
I had the benefit of receiving the Kershaw CQC-5K knife a few months ago. Yes, I know this thing has
I can think of few things more irritating than ill-fitting earplugs when trying to enjoy a nice day on the range.
Well known for offering quality cowboy guns and period reproductions of famous firearms, Cimarron of Fredericksburg, Texas has developed an
The inexpensive handgun market is crowded and, by and large, you get what you pay for. The first consideration is reliability.