Sunday, May 12, 2019

Knight's Light Assault Machine Gun

Ian got to shoot some rounds in this gun, which derives a lot from ideas of Stoner 63.

Wait until the end to see how easy recoil it is.




Here is the Inrange TV's coverage from SHOT Show



From: Forgotten Weapons, InRange TV

Beretta MX4 Storm

This is the select-fire version of Beretta's CX9 carbine. There are some slight difference.




From: Vickers Tactical Inc

3 Second Standards Drill

Ken Hackathorn demonstrates this simple drill to see if the shooter has a good fundamental


From: Wilson Combat

FN 509 vs Water

MrGunsnGear tests how FN 509 performs when submerged in water, and compares with a Glock 17.


Lesson to take away is the fact that any submerged pistol needs to be drained out. The video was a quick video so it's not 100% scientific and should be anecdotal.

From: MrGunsnGear

Thursday, May 2, 2019

Pre-order for Chassepot to FAMAS

Forgotten Weapon's Ian has been working on a book on French rifles and the book "Chassepot to FAMAS" is now up for pre-order on Kickstarter

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/headstamp/chassepot-to-famas-french-military-rifles-1866-201

The Kickstarter campaign is already past the goal, but you can get in right now. The campaign goes until 5/31/2019

Mini 14 videos

Small Arms Solutions and Paul Harrell both made a video about the rifle. Chris Bartocci(Small Arms Solution) is an AR guy so you can guess his opinion from the title of video.

Small Arms Solution



Paul Harrell

Paul Harrell's video is a comparison video with M16A1 clone. It's 50 minutes long.



From: Small Arms Solutions, Paul Harrell

Finnish Defense Force adopts RK 62M rifle

Soldier Systems Daily reports that Finnish Defense Force is now issuing the rifle upgrade project that started in 2015.

Most notable changes are use of Picatinny rail, Magpul stock, new safety lever, new sling, as well as other features.

http://soldiersystems.net/2019/04/30/finnish-defense-force-adopts-rk-62m-rifle/

From: Soldier Systems Daily