A Mechanical Moment

I’ve recently been lucky enough to come in to possession of a couple of guns I’ve been coveting for a long time. They are the 1897 Winchester shotgun and the 1896 Krag-Jorgensen. My Krag is actually an 1898 model, but that’s hardly important. Getting hold of both of...

Machine guns, silencers, short barrels and you

Did you know that owning a machine gun (select fire firearm), silencer (suppressor), grenades, 12 gauge pistol (AOW), or a short barrel firearm is completely legal according to the federal government? These firearms (and in the case of the silencers, devices) are...

Liberal Gun Club: Isn’t that an oxymoron?

Personal experience has shown that people take one look at me on the range and think I’m a hard core, screaming right wing extremist. It might have to do with the firearm in my hand. Last week I discussed the stereotype that liberal = anti gun/right to keep and...

Democrats are anti-gun! Except when they’re not

A really interesting news post recently pointed out that Democrats, prior to popular belief, aren’t the anti-gunners they are made out to be. Check this out. The online survey showed that 68 percent, or two out of three respondents, had a favorable opinion of...