The Star Model 1922 was produced for Spain’s Guardia Civil. Essentially based on the 1911, the 1922 had simplifications including a magazine release which was easier to manufacture, a more simple extractor and the deletion of the grip safety. Chambered in 9mm Largo, a cartridge longer than the familiar 9mm Luger but with similar power. … Continue reading “Someday I will get my hands on one of these! The Star Spanish Model 1922 in 9mm Largo”
Recently I’ve had the itch to buy a shotgun. It started after I read Creek’s post on how to build a survival shotgun. The itch only grew stronger after I became a homeowner (I kind of feel like Kevin McAllister). The shotgun is the perfect weapon for home defense and disaster prep. It’s powerful, reliable, and versatile. You … Continue reading “A Primer on the Shotgun by Brett”
Looks to me that this cop with the AR-15 was never in the Army to me!