The Heckler & Koch MK 23, MK 23 MOD 0, Mark 23, or USSOCOM MARK 23, is a semi-automatic large-frame pistol chambered in .45 ACP. designed specifically to be an offensive pistol. The USSOCOM version of the MK23 came paired with a laser aiming module (LAM), and suppressor. The USSOCOM MK23 was adopted by the […]
The CZ 75 is a short recoil operated, locked breech pistol. It uses the Browning linkless cam locking system similar to that used in the Browning Hi-Power pistol, where the barrel and slide are locked together on firing, using locking lugs milled into the barrel mating with recesses in the roof of the slide. An […]
AIWB is a polarizing topic amongst gun owners, after all; isn’t it dangerous? Many notable trainers have weighed in on the subject, and there’s a lot of info’ here, here, and here. Despite the fact that I advocate aiwb, in the interest of an honest dialogue, here is one who isn’t. He’s certainly got a […]
The Gun Nuts takes a look at the punt gun, one of the biggest, baddest guns ever used to hunt waterfowls. These massive guns can take out a large number of birds in one shot.
Yes, Defoggers Are Really Important. When thinking of aircraft, we typically think about aerodynamics, flight controls and nowadays the software that runs them. You’ve got advancements in high-tech alloys and technologies which most of us have no idea about, but sometimes accidents happen due to the most rudimentary equipment. During 2011’s EAA AirVenture airshow, spectators […]
The Lahti L39 was the Finnish answer to the need for an anti-tank rifle, developed just before the Winter War. The rifle was created by noted Finnish designed Aimo Lahti, who had pressed for it to use a 13.2mm cartridge. However, arguments for using a 20x138B cartridge won out, based on hopes to use that […]
The Springfield Armory M1A is the great, great grandson of the legendary M1 Garand. But the M1A Socom 16 is the cousin of it with all the wild bells and whistles! Add the X-Products X-14-S 50 round drum and you’re walking around with 50 rounds of madness packed into a hot rod battle implement! We […]
The new “firearm” by Black Aces Tactical has all the characteristics of a short shotgun, without the name. It shoots 2 3/4″ shotgun shells, uses a pump for cycling, and even leaves a big hole in whatever it shoots. But the ATF’s own wording was used to design a firearms that cannot be called a […]