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  • NEW From Strike Industries: Strike Slide For SIG Sauer P365
    by Nic L on October 21, 2021 at 6:00 pm

    There’s no denying that the SIG Sauer P365 changed the game. It has found its way into the waistbands of thousands of concealed carriers across the United States. While the P365 is a great pistol, […]

  • New REDACTED Upper and Lower Receivers from Zev Technologies
    by Luke C. on October 21, 2021 at 5:00 pm

    If you’re looking for a new receiver set to start your next AR build, you might want to consider the recently released Zev Technologies REDACTED upper and lower receiver set. While most of you will […]

  • UK Selects Thermis CS for Sniper In-Line Low Light System
    by Matthew Moss on October 21, 2021 at 3:00 pm

    The British Army have selected the Thermis CS thermal imaging system to fulfil their requirement for a Sniper In-Line Low Light System or SILLS. The contract was awarded following an international […]

  • Lithuania Buys More HK G36s
    by Matthew Moss on October 21, 2021 at 2:00 pm

    The Lithuanian Ministry of National Defence has announced that more Heckler & Koch G36 rifles are set to be procured with a new contract agreed. The number of rifles to be procured by Lithuania […]

  • TFB B-Side Podcast: What It’s Like to Be a Gun Owner in Australia
    by Luke C. on October 21, 2021 at 1:00 pm

    Australia is an amazing country for many reasons. Aside from nearly every living thing in the island nation trying to kill you, it is also full of interesting people and firearms history. History […]

  • HANDS-ON: Crimson Trace Brushline Pro 4-16×50 BDC
    by Austin R on October 21, 2021 at 12:00 am

    During a recent trip to Texas, I got my hands on one of the new Brushline Pro series optics from Crimson Trace.  Our staff had access to a variety of these optics, and I ended up with the 4-16×50 […]

  • POTD: His Majesty The King’s Guard with HK416N
    by Eric B on October 20, 2021 at 11:30 pm

    Photo Of The Day: Soldier from His Majesty The King’s Guard standing in front of the Storting, the Norwegian Parlament, during the opening of the 166:th Storting. They are carrying the Heckler […]

  • Wheelgun Wednesday: Revolvers in The Sky
    by Rusty S. on October 20, 2021 at 11:00 pm

    The Mistakes and Mis-Steps of Revolvers in Aviation Nothing quite conveys the power of close air support as much as the low growl of the A-10 Warthog’s GAU-8 Avenger 30mm cannon, or the buzz of the […]

  • The New 450 Bushmaster Rifle from Bushmaster Firearms
    by Luke C. on October 20, 2021 at 6:00 pm

    The 450 Bushmaster is a straight-walled 45 caliber rifle cartridge featuring a rebated rim and intended for use in the AR-15 platform with little more than a barrel and bolt change. Inspired by Jeff […]

  • Zeiss Introduces New Generation of V8 Riflescopes
    by Eric B on October 20, 2021 at 5:00 pm

    With the driven hunt season just around the corner, Zeiss seems to be on fire with new releases for all sorts of hunting and sports shooting. Just a few days ago, the Zeiss LRP S5 FFP Precision […]

Greg Ellifritz / Active Response Training
  • Handgun Bullet Penetration Through Interior Walls
    by Greg Ellifritz on October 18, 2021 at 11:01 am

    Written by: Greg Ellifritz Handgun Bullets: How Do They Penetrate in Home Materials? is an interesting study evaluating how deeply modern defensive handgun rounds penetrate in common building […]

  • The 500th Weekend Knowledge Dump
    by Greg Ellifritz on October 15, 2021 at 11:27 am

    Before we get started with this week’s batch of links, I want to note that this is the 500th edition of the Weekend Knowledge Dump!  Since I started the project, you’ve received the Weekend […]

  • Free Books- Part 237
    by Greg Ellifritz on October 13, 2021 at 12:19 pm

    Amazon has a tremendous number of FREE ebooks on their website.  You can find thousands of free kindle books on Amazon’s site every day.  These books can be downloaded to a Kindle reader or a […]

  • The 9mm Revolver: Boom x 6 or 5 or 7
    by Greg Ellifritz on October 12, 2021 at 11:03 am

    *This is a guest post from Travis Pike.  To learn more about him, check out the “about the author” blurb at the end of the article.  Travis is a big revolver fan and thought that my audience […]

  • Revolver Squib Loads
    by Greg Ellifritz on October 11, 2021 at 11:00 am

    Written by: Greg Ellifritz   During a recent range training session, I was doing some shooting with a couple of my revolvers for a change of pace.  While shooting a beat up Model 10 Smith and […]

  • Weekend Knowledge Dump- October 8, 2021
    by Greg Ellifritz on October 8, 2021 at 10:45 am

    Knowledge to make your life better.  If you have some free time, check out some of these links this weekend.   5 Steps to (Actually) Make America Great Some very good advice here.     Soft Skills […]

  • Two Different Kidnappings- Would You Intervene?
    by Greg Ellifritz on October 6, 2021 at 11:19 am

    Written by: Greg Ellifritz   One of the goals of any type of combative training is to “remove novelty.”  Novel situations combined with stress often force our brains to operate in a more […]

  • Your Tactical Training Scenario- Haunted Forest Shooting
    by Greg Ellifritz on October 4, 2021 at 11:00 am

    Written by: Greg Ellifritz Halloween is right around the corner.  ‘Tis the season for scary houses and “haunted forests.”  Have you ever thought about what you would do in one of these […]

  • Weekend Knowledge Dump- October 1, 2021
    by Greg Ellifritz on October 1, 2021 at 10:53 am

    Knowledge to make your life better.  If you have some free time, check out some of these links this weekend.   9 Signs You’re Tactically Stupid “Ask for evidence, sources, or a point of […]

  • Lessons Learned After Two Months With Covid-19
    by Greg Ellifritz on September 27, 2021 at 11:15 am

      Today marks the six-week mark since I’ve been released from the hospital after suffering a bad case of Covid-19.  I caught the bug in Ecuador.  I first noticed symptoms on July 30.  I tried […]

American Rifleman
  • Review: Norinco Type 54 From AIM Surplus
    on October 21, 2021 at 12:00 pm

    The Type 54 is a 1950's era North China Industries (Norinco) clone of the Russian TT pistol, and large quantities have recently become available through AIM Surplus.

  • Champion Continues Support For Kids & Clays Foundation
    on October 21, 2021 at 12:00 pm

    Champion Traps & Targets is continuing support for the Kids & Clays Foundation, and helping raise funds for Ronald McDonald House Charities.

  • Smith & Wesson SD9VE: A Budget Friendly Striker-Fired 9 mm
    on October 20, 2021 at 12:00 pm

    First introduced in 2012, the Smith & Wesson SD9VE provides a 9 mm striker fired handgun with a price point that has continued its popularity as a budget friendly pistol. 

  • Rifleman Review: Crimson Trace LS 250 Lasersaddle
    on October 20, 2021 at 12:00 pm

    Watch this American Rifleman Television segment of "Rifleman Review" from 2019 to learn more about the Crimson Trace LS 250 Lasersaddle shotgun mounted laser module.

  • Smith & Wesson Issues Safety Recall For M&P12 Shotguns
    on October 19, 2021 at 12:00 pm

    Smith & Wesson has issued a safety recall this week for the new M&P12 bullpup shotgun.

  • Blackhawk Offers Product Customization
    on October 19, 2021 at 12:00 pm

    Blackhawk has launched a new custom Kydex holster and accessory program on its website, which allows customers to choose from a variety of colors, graphics and other features.

  • Firearm Actions For Mixed-Up Families
    on October 19, 2021 at 12:00 pm

    Can’t a lefty learn to run a right-hand platform? Sure, but the optimal answer is a firearm with a format that matches the shooter—although there are universally friendly, bilateral options.

  • This Old Gun: Model 1860 Henry Rifle
    on October 19, 2021 at 12:00 pm

    Although he probably didn’t plan it, when New England shirtmaker Oliver Fisher Winchester acquired the Volcanic Repeating Arms Co. in 1857 and re-named it the New Haven Arms Co., he ended up […]

  • The Armed Citizen® Oct. 18, 2021
    on October 18, 2021 at 12:00 pm

    Read today's "The Armed Citizen" entry for real stories of law-abiding citizens, past and present, who used their firearms to save lives.

  • Bergmann’s Extraordinary Pistols
    on October 18, 2021 at 12:00 pm

    Although Bergmann’s products never received the notoriety of the Luger, the Broomhandle or the Colt M1911, he nevertheless set many milestones in firearm development—including making the first […]

Michael Seekings / Shooting Performance
  • Introducing: LiveFire (Mobil App)
    by michael seeklander on June 22, 2021 at 6:45 pm

    So let me tell you a story. About a year ago a buddy of mine approached me and told me he had been in a conversation with two app designers that were on to something big in the firearms training […]

  • Each Day, Try to Build One Perfect Chunk
    by michael seeklander on February 9, 2021 at 1:38 pm

    Tip #16: Each Day, Try to Build One Perfect Chunk The post Each Day, Try to Build One Perfect Chunk appeared first on Shooting-Performance.com.

  • 2021 Training Classes!
    by michael seeklander on January 16, 2021 at 3:31 pm

    Hey Everyone! Reminder: You only have until January 31st to use the “spring15” discount code for a 15% discount on class tuition! Ammunition:If you are worried about ammo shortages, sign up! If […]

  • Seven Week Concealed Carry Program
    by michael seeklander on January 14, 2021 at 6:19 pm

    This program is a simple yet highly efficient program that will help you improve your handgun shooting skills a bunch if you put the effort in. That said, one thing that you need to understand is […]

  • Build it Backward
    by michael seeklander on January 13, 2021 at 1:19 pm

    Name your goal. Go ahead, write it down. Now write down the date you wish to reach your goal. Be realistic. Now estimate the individual steps you need to take to reach the goal, to the best of […]

Precision Rifle Blog
Ruger Firearms
Grant Cunningham
The Art of Manliness
  • The 6 Fire Lays Every Man Should Know
    on October 21, 2021 at 5:22 pm

    Every man should know how to build a fire. But every outdoor situation requires different types of campfire lays (set-ups in the firewood), so it's imperative to know how to make more than one kind. […]

  • Podcast #749: Let the Children Play!
    on October 20, 2021 at 4:56 pm

    In Finland, children don't start formal schooling until age seven, aren't subject to standardized testing, and always get at least one hour of physical activity a day, broken into 15-minute free-play […]

  • Peter Drucker’s Question for Eliminating Practices That No Longer Serve You
    on October 19, 2021 at 4:59 pm

    We've talked before about the power of using the principle of via negativa to improve your life. Instead of focusing on what you should start doing to make your life better, it often pays to think […]

  • Podcast #748: Time Management for Mortals
    on October 18, 2021 at 4:44 pm

    A lot of ink has been spilled on time management and productivity hacking; you can find endless tips on how to master your workflow, tame your inbox, slay your to-do list. Far less examined, however, […]

  • Sunday Firesides: Good Times Are Not Around the Corner (And That’s Great News!)
    on October 17, 2021 at 2:11 am

    “As soon as this work project gets done.” “As soon as we get more settled in.” “As soon as I’m done planning this event." “As soon as the kids are older.” How commonly do […]

  • Why and How to Front Squat
    on October 14, 2021 at 5:19 pm

    We’re big proponents of squatting here at AoM — particularly the low-bar squat. The mechanics of the low-bar squat allow you to work more muscles in your posterior chain, i.e., the “chain” of […]

  • Podcast #659: Do You Want to Be Rich or Wealthy? (And Why the Difference Matters)
    on October 13, 2021 at 4:00 pm

    When we think about finance, we typically think about numbers and math. My guest today, however, argues that doing well with money is less about what you can put on a spreadsheet and more about what […]

  • How to Look Behind You (Without Looking Behind You)
    on October 12, 2021 at 4:15 pm

    Editor’s note: The text and illustrations of this piece were adapted from Krav Maga: Fundamental Strategies by David Kahn. When facing street violence, you can usually identify verbal, […]


Gun Culture

War On Guns
  • Placeholders
    by David Codrea on October 21, 2021 at 6:07 pm

     I'm doing an AmmoLand piece on responses to GOA's alert on "red flag" dangers in the so-called "Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act" and need a place to park a couple screenshots so that I […]

  • Bumped Up
    by David Codrea on October 21, 2021 at 5:14 pm

     The DOJ’s legal team did take a beating and, at times, seemed unprepared. Gun owners must have a good feeling after the hearing today, but court decisions are one of the hardest things in life to […]

  • We're the Only Ones Excellent Enough
    by David Codrea on October 21, 2021 at 5:04 pm

    "Literally, there's only one person in the organization that could do this," State Patrol Col. John Bolduc told the Journal Star on Monday, three days after Anna Idigima was charged with conspiracy […]

  • Overriding Instincts
    by David Codrea on October 21, 2021 at 4:54 pm

     And who put her in this position? The President. The Senate. The Democrats in the Senate. Not one Democratic Senator was willing to stand up for male students, for due process, for the […]

  • A Soon-to-Be 'Prohibited Person'?
    by David Codrea on October 21, 2021 at 4:40 pm

     The complaint charges DiMassa with wire fraud, which carries a maximum term of up to 20 years in prison if convicted. [More]Looks like wearing orange is going to be a long-term thing with […]

  • Frogmarching Fauci
    by David Codrea on October 21, 2021 at 4:05 pm

     NIH Today Corrects False Statements by Directors Collins and Fauci – the NIH Did Fund Gain-of-Function Research in Wuhan – Fauci Lied Under Oath [More]So when may we expect an […]

  • A GOOD Gun-Grabber
    by David Codrea on October 21, 2021 at 3:58 pm

    Everything we’ve mentioned above is not important if you are a trained marine! [More]Yes, in fact, it is.The aggressor presented an opportunity an assailant who wasn't a total moron would not have. […]

  • Those Who Can't
    by David Codrea on October 21, 2021 at 3:43 pm

     2 Florida elementary teachers accused of stumbling into wrong house after drinking, shooting resident [More]Well, I think we've figured out why Johnny can't read...[Via bondmen]

  • Dial 911 and DIE
    by David Codrea on October 21, 2021 at 3:39 pm

     911 Calls In Denver On Hold: ‘It Was Frightening’ Says Caller [More]It could have been a lot more than that.[Via bondmen]

  • Are You of 'The Body'?
    by David Codrea on October 21, 2021 at 3:36 pm

     The oligarchic empire is working harder and harder to bolt down our minds in service of its agendas... [More]And to provoke violent hatred of anyone who resists...[Via bondmen]

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