The COVID-19 pandemic and shelter-in-place orders are a painful reminder that you can never be too prepared. Our infrastructure—and lifesaving advice it provides through the Internet, cable and TV—remains remarkably intact, but there’s no guarantee the same will be true the next time, particularly if you live in an area prone to harsh weather, fires or other natural disasters.
The Lewis Machine & Tool SLK8 was tailored for 3-gun, and some claimed it was a departure from the norm for the Milan, IL-based company, which designs, prototypes and manufactures small arms, their accessories and tooling components for the military, law enforcement and civilian markets.
I reviewed FN America’s FN15 Combat Tactical for Shooting Illustrated a year ago, and thought we could start yet another “shelter in pace” weekend with some eye candy.
European American Armory Corporation (EAA Corp.) has introduced the next generation of Girsan with the Girsan Regard Gen 4.
It’s not the fanciest AR-15 on the block, but if you’re looking for a solid and reliable performer, take a close look at FN America’s FN 15 Combat Tactical FDE P-LOK. The gun isn’t hard on the eyes, either. That tri-gold-brown tone grows on you, especially after a few range sessions. Visit my detailed review […]
On Feb. 28, 1935, DuPont scientist Wallace Carothers made a discovery that forever altered the composition of everyday items. His Nylon 66 fibers were busy brushing teeth nationwide by 1938, although he committed suicide in 1937 and never witnessed his contribution’s contribution to dental hygiene. His masterpiece gained even more sex appeal in 1940, when […]
Photo by Guy J. Sagi When Galco Gunleather opened its doors in 1969, it was known as The Famous Jackass Leather Company, long before the arrival of today’s custom holster trends. The name changed, but that mule-stubbornness remained and helped the company survive and thrive through 46 years that weren’t always gun friendly. To say […]
The Greek tale “Odyssey” may be the first recorded mention of hearing protection—although it has nothing to do with firearms. Siren’s songs from a mythical island along the ship’s planned route had already drawn other sailors to certain death, and, as the story goes, the best way for the crew to avoid a similar fate […]
Following Colt’s successful re-entry into the double-action revolver market in 2017, the famed gun-company has now introduced the all-new Colt King Cobra in .357 Mag. The pistol will be available this month through Colt stocking dealers. The all-new King Cobra features American stainless steel construction, a heavy-duty frame with a full lug, 3-inch. barrel and […]
Here are full details about Mossberg Brownie Pistol, which ceased production in1932, and was replaced with the MC1sc for the firm’s 100th anniversary.