Sunday, November 18, 2018

FAL Paratrooper 50.63

Ian looks at the Paratrooper version of FAL. This firearm is fired very little if any.


From: Forgotten Weapons

AR18/AR180

Chris Bartocci looks at the budget-conscious rifle design. It did not do well in trials, but had a lasting impact in gun design




From: Small Arms Solutions

Friday, November 16, 2018

The Test

Here is the drill LAV came up with to test fundamentals.



There seems to be a typo in the description near end. For 1911s, it probably should be 8 shots in 10 seconds.


From: Vickers Tactical

North China Type 19

Ian looks at the regional improvements made to the infamous Nambu Type 14



From: Forgotten Weapons

The Black Rifle Arms C.A.P.S. Upper Receiver

Chris Bartocci looks at another interesting AR piston design. It also comes with interesting way to deal with bolt carrier tilt during operation.




From: Small Arms Solutions

Sunday, November 11, 2018

Wizard drill

Ken Hackathorn shows a simple drill to see if you are competent enough. This drill looks easy but you have to try and see.




From: Wilson Combat

FN SCAR 20S

LAV looks at the civilian version of Mk20 Ssr



From: Vickers Tactical Inc

Mini-14 and M14

Ian looks at the difference between the two rifles




From: Forgotten Weapons

Kimber EVO SP


Kimber is releasing striker-fired pistol called EVO SP. It is chambered in 9mm and has tritium night sights. It holds 7 rounds and features a 3.16″ barrel and weighs 19 oz unloaded. The trigger is 6-7 lbs.

There are four models - Custom Shop, CDP, TLE, and Two-Tone

MSRP is $900 - 1,000

https://www.kimberamerica.com/pistols/evo-sp


Beretta 92A1

Chris Bartocci looks at the Beretta 92A1. This has some difference from M9A1.



From: Small Arms Solution

Rock Island Arsenal Museum

The Firearm Blog has a write up on their visit to the Rock Island Arsenal Museum.

https://www.thefirearmblog.com/blog/2018/11/07/a-visit-to-the-rock-island-arsenal-museum/

From: The Firearm Blog

Sunday, November 4, 2018

1911 grip safety training tip

LAV shares his knowledge regarding how to check your 1911 grip safety setup.



From: Vickers Tactical Inc

Tommy Steele's TS V

Here is another interesting design from South Africa. There are some interesting features that maybe a bit forward of its time.



From: Forgotten Weapons

FN P90

Chris Bartocci shares his opinion regarding this PDW.



From: Small Arms Solutions