THIS WEEK IN GUN CULTURE: DIGGING IN

No matter what your personal political inclinations are, there’s one thing everyone’s going to have to face: the Liberals will not be friends to gun owners the way the Conservative Party were.  I don’t mind say...

CKRT M16 AUTO-LAWKS

The CRKT M16 by Kit Carson has to be one of the longest-running tactical folders ever put into production.  We’ve seen them around for decades but this was our first go at one with the new Auto-LAWKS safety on ...

THIS WEEK IN GUN CULTURE: CRISCOGATE

Well, the panic over FIREClean is starting to die down but I’m guessing that on some level this is going to dog the manufacturers forever now.  If you haven’t heard, a fairly well-known blogger had a small amou...
Brixia PM-5 Shotgun

BRIXIA PM-5: A VALTRO BY ANY OTHER NAME…

The Brixia PM-5 isn’t just like the Valtro PM-5.  It is the Valtro PM-5.  And that’s awesome. Depending on your age, you might remember the guns of the nineteen-eighties pretty fondly. Or you might not remem...

CALIBRE EDITORIAL: REASONABLE SPEECH CONTROL

Another day, another pathetic social failure tries to make himself seem like a man by killing a bunch of defenseless students, as though that’s somehow related to manhood. But some people don’t seem to disting...

THIS JUST IN: MISSION WORKSHOP MESSENGER BAG

We’re in the process of assembling some bags for a gear shootout but this is too good not to give you a quick glimpse: the Mission Workshop Rummy.  We got turned onto this manufacturer by some friends at Dark S...
Arsenal Firearms Strike One Pistol

ARSENAL FIREARMS STRIKE ONE

The Arsenal Strike One is one of the more interesting contenders to emerge in the fight to dethrone Glock as the undisputed champion of the plastic pistol market.  A joint venture of Italian and Russian arms de...
Savage Model 99 Lever Action Rifle

THE 99: ARTHUR SAVAGE’S MASTERPIECE

Arthur Savage, founder of Savage Arms, was the kind of character that could only have lived at the close of the nineteenth century.  Born in Jamaica and educated in England and the United States, he spent years...

ALFA PROJ REVOLVERS REVIEWED

It’s not that often that a new revolver manufacturer arrives on the Canadian market, so getting a close look at a pair of the newly minted Alfa Proj six-shooters in .357 and 9mm is an interesting treat. Alfa...