Choosing a 1911

HOW TO CHOOSE YOUR BEST 1911

Let’s get this out of the way: if you don’t have at least some love in your heart for the 1911, you’re a godless commie heathen.  Also you won’t find this entire series of articles very interesting, so we’re co...
Victorinox Farmer

VICTORINOX FARMER

Sometimes we just get sick of tactical everything.  There’s so many black-oxide coated knives that flip out one-handed and lock their efficiently stabbing tip of their one single partially serrated blade in pla...
Klarus XT2C

KLARUS XT2C

The Klarus XT2C was brought to our attention by the legendary Craig Douglas, aka Southnarc, of Shivworks Training.  Douglas’ career covers a lot of undercover work, a lot of SWAT work, a lot of SWAT command wor...
Volund Gearworks Atlas

VOLUND GEARWORKS ATLAS BELT

The Volund Gearworks Atlas belt was conceived as a daily belt for gun carriers, and we sort of fit the profile.  No, we’re not carrying guns on our private time, but we work at a gun magazine.  The percentage o...
Deep Blue Nato diver

DEEP BLUE NATO DIVER 300M

Everybody thinks magazine writers get everything for free.  Honestly, we like people to think that, and in particular we want every manufacturer to think every other manufacturer is giving us stuff for free, so...
Optics Guide

VORTEX OPTICS GUIDE

Vortex Ultimate Optics Guide to Rifle Shooting Author: CPL Reginald Wales, CF Ret’d There are people who say you can’t learn things like shooting from a book.  That’s true, in a sense; there’s a physical ...
1911 wrench

DAN DREAMS FAB 1911 WRENCH

Dan Dreams Fabrication dreams big, and they dream of 1911s.  We knew this would be a great fit for us, so we snapped up their 1911 wrench, in a couple colours we’d be able to find on our perpetually cluttered w...
GP100 vs 686

Ruger GP100 vs S&W 686

If you ever get into the content business, whether it’s online, in print, or in TV, you’ll realize something very quickly: one of the easiest ways to generate material is to look at new products.  Sometimes tha...
Cabot 1911

CABOT 1911 REVIEW

Imagine someone offered to lend you a Van Gogh for a few weeks, on the condition that at the end of that time, you agreed to photograph it, and write about having it.  In the meantime, you could hang it on your...