Malta

In case you had forgotten where it was! Okay now I am guessing that you are going what has Malta have to do with shooting. Right? So please bear with me on this one. All right?   Now Malta is one of the those small little countries of Western Europe. That is down in the … Continue reading “Malta”

Hell’s Own Cartridge: My Protracted Affair with the .257 Weatherby Magnum BY DAVID E. PETZAL

Weatherby’s Mark V Deluxe. Weatherby The longest distance I’ve ever driven in one day—656 miles—I drove in order to get my hands on a .257 Weatherby Magnum. It was at Creekside Gun Shop near Rochester, NY, and the nice man said on the telephone that this one had some piece of wood, and that I … Continue reading “Hell’s Own Cartridge: My Protracted Affair with the .257 Weatherby Magnum BY DAVID E. PETZAL”

Savage muzzleloader 10ml blows up! How much you want to bet that Smokeless powder was used?

  IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — It was the opening day of deer hunting season, and Ronald Hansen says he loaded his rifle the same way he had countless times before, aimed at a target and fired a shot. This time, the gun barrel exploded, knocking the farmer from Hampton, Iowa, backward, severely damaging his … Continue reading “Savage muzzleloader 10ml blows up! How much you want to bet that Smokeless powder was used?”

A partial list of pistols

Name Manufacturer Image Cartridge Country Year 2mm Kolibri Kolibri 2.7 mm  Austria-Hungary 1914 Akdal Ghost TR01 Akdal Arms 9×19mm Parabellum  Turkey 1990 ALFA Combat ALFA-PROJ 9×19mm Parabellum .40 S&W .45 ACP  Czechoslovakia 1980 ALFA Defender ALFA-PROJ 9×19mm Parabellum .40 S&W .45 ACP  Czechoslovakia 1982 AMT AutoMag II Arcadia Machine and Tool .22 Winchester Magnum Rimfire … Continue reading “A partial list of pistols”

Today the “National Reciprocity Act” passed the US House on a 231-198 vote.

Oregon’s Only No Compromise Gun Rights Organization 12.06.17 Today the “National Reciprocity Act” passed the US House on a 231-198 vote. While national reciprocity would be a good thing for gun owners, and override Oregon’s ridiculous refusal to recognize a single other state’sconcealed handgun license, the bill was coupled with terrible legislation dubbed “Fix NICS”. Unfortunately … Continue reading “Today the “National Reciprocity Act” passed the US House on a 231-198 vote.”