Looking at firearms in use, it is pretty evident that plenty of gas, unburned powder, and oil droplets are in the air. Add ejected cartridge cases from your firearm (and those of people around you), possible ricochets, and it’s a bit of a wonder that many shooters make it to old age with their vision intact. Unfortunately, those requiring corrective lenses have long faced an awkward dilemma, we could either wear prescription glasses or ballistic eye protection, but not both—until now.
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Few companies ichnographically represent the American way more than Oakley. Even fewer actively participate in helping our troops protect the freedoms we enjoy to the extent that the Oakley’s Standard Issue team does. So, it’s no surprise that it has come out with a new collection of glasses that honor our men and women in uniform, past and present.
Radians has developed a custom molded earplug for a fraction of the cost and that you can easily mold right at your desk. One of the Shooter’s Log contributors does just that and finds that they are excellent for blocking out not only gunfire, but the boss’s voice, as well.
Women who love shooting and gun need gear made sized just for them. These pink Radians shooting glasses and passive earmuffs are comfortable to wear for hours of range time, don’t get in the way of an AR-15 stock and are very affordable to boot! Looking to upgrade your range accessories? Check out this review of Radians women’s shooting glasses and LowSet passive earmuffs.
Though you know heroes and freedom fighters of yesteryear used much of the military surplus items you acquire, it is rare to come across a piece with such a specific history. Buried deep in a Swiss bunker, we found original WWII, U.S. Mountain Troop ski goggles manufactured by Foster Grant. These well-worn military surplus goggles are a true piece of history. To know that a member of the “greatest generation” fought so hard in such harsh conditions fighting off the Germans, the well-worn goggles are worth every penny.
Seems like just yesterday when the days were long and hot, and the fish were biting. It is hard to believe the holidays are here and the aisles are already decked with stockings, shiny ornaments, twinkling lights, and rolls of colorful wrapping paper. Within this list, you are bound to hit the mark and pinpoint the ideal gift for the sportswomen in your life.
Most of the gun nuts I know are on the neverending quest to find just the perfect holster, but not…Read More >
Now that summer is over and the kids are back in school, it’s time to go back to the range.
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