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  1. AR Forum
    Ran across a deal on a BCM "Standard 16" M4 SOCOM" upper that was gently used and in good shape. The upper and barrel had been rattle canned FDE/sand or something. I cut off the front sight base and replaced the milspec barrel nut with a BCM KMR-A barrel nut and installed their 15" Keymod rail...
  2. Revolvers
    Went in to make my final layaway payment on a Redhawk. Before filling out the paperwork I found a year old unfired 29 with display box. Spent another $750 to bring it home. Fired it. Very painful to shoot with these thin wood ones. I like wood but these have to go. Can anyone recommend Grips...
  3. General Firearm Discussion
    I wish I had a nickel for every time a homeowner has asked me for home defense advice. All too often, they have been told to buy a shotgun. A shotgun, all long guns for that matter, is a double-edged sword for home defense. An 18" 870 with 00 buck or slugs is a formidable weapon; however, it...
  4. AR Forum
    I’ve seen numerous threads about the best 45acp self defense ammunition. The pistol calibers are easy enough to find and try out but what about 223/5.56 ammo for inside the house self defense situations. I would like to get a setup to use in the house but don’t need bullets going thru half the...
  5. Autoloaders
    So a buddy of mine is downsizing and needed to get rid of some stuff in an extra safe. I am now the owner of a 1978 BHP. It's in FANTASTIC shape, never shot by the current owner
  6. General 1911 talk
    I bought this pistol a few years back sight unseen. I got real excited when I received a tip where it could be located. I was so excited I told them I would take it and sent payment. I did this with virtually no questions asked other than finish appearance and payment address. Sometime after I...
  7. General Firearm Discussion
    Picked up my new NHC Bull today and I can't be more pleased and thrilled with how it turned out. The pistol was built by David Atchley with the following options. Serrated slide top. Ball cut radius. Fluted barrell hood Flat trigger. Fiber optic front sight. Entire gun blacked out with polished...
  8. Collector's Corner
    I couldn't pass this one up. It's clean on the outside, and even cleaner on the inside. Slight high edge wear and very light browning on the grip strap are the detractors. Internally, parts show almost no finish wear, including barrel bed and locking lugs.
  9. General 1911 talk
    Was sent off July 31 and just got back today Finally got my custom Les Baer box!
  10. General Firearm Discussion
    I wrote this article for my website and thought I'd post it as well to generate some discussion. THE BEST HOME DEFENSE GUNS Posted on May 2, 2017 by Gunpowder Meditation “What is the best gun for home defense?” and “What’s the best home defense gun for my grandma/friend who isn’t into guns?”...
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