I got an email today from a SHWAT.com reader, something I always appreciate. He’s asking about moving to the AR-15 platform for hunting. I’m going to give my input below, but perhaps you have something to add or a completely Continue reading Question From A Reader, Help Us Answer
A recent video from Clint Smith, owner and founder of Thunder Ranch struck a chord with me. Much of my early training came from Clint and his staff at the Texas facility. This was long before the myriad of YouTube Continue reading Fundamentals are Fundamental – Only Read This if Self Defense Matters To You
Seriously, I wish each of you could experience the magnitude and excitement that comes each January at the National Shooting Sports Foundation’s SHOT Show. SHOT = Shooting, Hunting, Outdoor, Trade (Show) and 2017 looks exciting! SHOT is SHWAT™ in many Continue reading Continuously Update SHOT Show 2017 News – Wish You Were Here!
The profane thought of “Tactical Duck Hunting” might just send chills down the spines of some duck hunters. I’ve thought about this for a few years and as I sit here in the airport typing after my first real duck Continue reading Tactical Duck Hunting? Action Adventure Duck Hunting Reimagined in 2017
With firearms instructors sprouting from the earth like dandelions in a garden, it’s easy to get lost in the weeds. This proliferation of expertise is an extremely sharp double edged sword. At no time in my life has the average Continue reading Range Dancing vs. Practical Application
The Gear Head Works Tailhook pistol brace is without a doubt innovative and exciting. If only I’d have thought of it! I did think to make a one minute video showing you how to install and use the Tailhook! Once Continue reading Tailhook Pistol Brace – Gear Head Works Changes the Pistol vs. SBR Game in 2017
For six months I’ve hauled a pile of gear around the country in the Elite Survival Systems Range Roller bag. The truth is, a review of this bag that is just written with pictures added just wouldn’t really let you Continue reading The Tough As Nails Range Bag that Rolls – Elite Range Roller Review Video
A quick look at the combined efforts of the gun media and the major gun manufacturers’ catalogs and you’ll see that the aluminum rifle chassis is the “thing” these days. The internet is full of people extolling their virtues. Increasingly Continue reading Grayboe – Is This the Rifle Stock You’ve Been Waiting For?
I just shot with a $200 optic on $2500 rifle and got a .277 inch group. Don’t jump to any conclusions too quickly. This is just a quick entry as more work needs to be done and all is not Continue reading .277 MOA Shooting a $2500 rifle paired with a $200 1-6x TruGlo Scope
The Liberty Suppressors Goliath is a big .458 SOCOM silencer, and here’s why I’m super excited to have just received one. In 2015 we built an over the top .458 SOCOM AR-15 that we really wanted to suppress. But .458 Continue reading Project Goliath – Suppressing the .458 SOCOM with Liberty Suppressors