Category Archives: Weapon-Tech

Sniper Practice… Using LIVE Targets

In the Army, there is a commonly-held belief that you should “train as you fight.” In simple terms, this means that soldiers should demand, expect, and accept “tough, realistic training” to better prepare themselves for battle with the enemy. Indeed,

Ballistics

Ballistics (from Greek βάλλειν ballein, “to throw”) is the science of mechanics that deals with the launching, flight, behavior, and effects of projectiles, especially bullets, gravity bombs, rockets, or the like; the science or art of designing and accelerating projectiles

It is 100 percent legal to buy a fully operational tank online

It’s like Uber, but for military-grade machine guns, tanks, and grenade launchers. Actually, maybe it’s more like Craigslist. ArmsList is an online intermediary between buyers interested in buying heavy armaments and sellers offering them. Beyond that, the site does not

Rules For a Gunfight

Rules For A Gunfight by Drill Instructor Joe B. Fricks, USMC 1. Forget about knives, bats and fists. Bring a gun. Preferably, bring at least two guns. Bring all of your friends who have guns. Bring four times the ammunition

Shooting 2500 Yards

A few days ago I took out the 338 Lapua and attempted the 2500 yard shot. So I placed the target at 2530 yards or 1.43 miles away, at that distance the bullet flight time is almost 4.5 seconds! Made

How To Disable MRAP Mine-Resistant Ambush Protected Light Armored Vehicles.

As of 2013, constitutional Americans have witnessed an increase in hostile posturing by the federal government. One of the most notable actions was the purchase of 2,700 MRAP Light Armored Vehicles by the Department of Homeland Security. A purchase warranted

If You Want To Be Immune To Tasers Just Wear Carbon Fiber Clothing.

It’s no Iron Man suit, but if you’ve got a knack for civil disobedience and often find yourself on the business end of a Taser, the folks at Hackaday discovered that carbon fiber clothing can actually let you shrug off

U.S. Postal Service Announces Giant Ammo Purchase.

The U.S. Postal Service is currently seeking companies that can provide “assorted small arms ammunition” in the near future. The U.S. Postal Service joins the long list of non-military federal agencies purchasing large amounts of ammunition. On Jan. 31, the

Remington Arms Moving Major Infrastructure Out Of New York And Into Alabama.

New York Dictator/Governor Cuomo can insult and lash out at those he “represents” all he wants, but the idea those he’s attacking will just sit around and take the abuse forever is preposterous. Remington Arms, one of the nation’s largest

Is Body Armor Legal In Your State?

The Second Amendment (Amendment II) of the United States Constitution and the Bill of Rights says, “A well regulated militia being necessary to the security of a free state, the right of the people to keep and bear arms shall

Sniper Basics For The SHTF Survivalist.

God is not on the side of the big battalions, but on the side of those who shoot best – Voltaire For a long time sniper tactics have been considered by many, even in the military, to be akin to

Top 10 Concealed Carry Mistakes And How To Avoid Them.

In this video Michael Martin, author of Concealed Carry and Home Defense, and Tim Schmidt, aka Tactical Tim and president and founder of the USCCA, speak to users about the top ten concealed carry mistakes, don’ts and blunders which many

World’s First Metal 3D Printed Gun

An American company has built and successfully fired the world’s first metal 3D-printed gun. The manufacturing firm Solid Concepts successfully fired 50 rounds using the handgun, which looks a lot closer to traditional firearms than the plastic Liberator 3D-printed gun

Loading Your Own Ammunition.

With the current shortage of ammunition and the consequent high prices, it makes more sense now than ever before to learn how to reload your own fired brass casings. I even suspect that in the future, this may well be

Be Worried Americans!

Here is some interesting reading from back in March 2009: Georgia Arms is the 5th largest retailer of .223 Ammo in America . They sell 9mm, .45, .223 ammunition. They normally buy spent brass from the US Department of Defense.

The M1911 Pistol.

The M1911 is a single-action, semi-automatic, magazine-fed, recoil-operated pistol chambered for the .45 ACP cartridge, which served as the standard-issue sidearm for the United States armed forces from 1911 to 1985. It was widely used in World War I, World

Kahr Arms Relocating Due To Gun Control.

New York – The gun manufacturing company Kahr Arms has announced that it will be relocating from its home state of New York due to the rising gun control in the state. Kahr Arms, a New York manufacturer of compact

A (Not So) Brief History Of The Gun.

As debates about guns and gun rights in America rage, truly to understand the gun, one needs to look at its history. The story of the gun is a fascinating and riveting look not only at history, but also at