Check Out My New Knife, the Bear Edge Model 61519!

Bear Edge 61519 Review

All right folks, my first ever knife review. I was super excited when Jonathan asked me if I would do this and even more excited about writing this piece once I had the new Bear Edge Model 61519 in my Continue reading Check Out My New Knife, the Bear Edge Model 61519!

The SHWAT™ Crystal Ball (SHOT Show 2018)

SHOT show 2018

Want a glimpse at the future, maybe even your future? When it comes to all things Shooting, Hunting and Outdoors, the best crystal ball is the annual SHOT Show, or SHOT for short. Typically, 60,000 or so people hit about Continue reading The SHWAT™ Crystal Ball (SHOT Show 2018)

I Was Dead Wrong About McMillan Fiberglass Stocks

McMillan Stock review

I was wrong. I was dead wrong. I had one of those moments where everything I had believed about something came crashing down. That moment came when I walked into McMillan’s Facility in Phoenix, Arizona. I love walnut and I Continue reading I Was Dead Wrong About McMillan Fiberglass Stocks

Survive, Succeed or Not – Video Interview with Back Country Hunting Guide Tyrell Gray

Tyrell Gray Hunting Guide

Growing up in rural Pennsylvania my idea of hunting was to park my truck by a friend’s property and go for a walk with my rifle.  I would typically carry a small day pack with a couple essentials, like water, Continue reading Survive, Succeed or Not – Video Interview with Back Country Hunting Guide Tyrell Gray

How the Maker Overwatch Field 62 Grain .223 Expanding Ammunition Changed My Love Life

Maker Bullets Overwatch 62 Grain Review

To quote Buddy the Elf, “I’m in love, I’m in love and I don’t care who knows it!” Don’t tell my wife, but this is how I feel about the Maker Overwatch Field 62 grain.223 Expanding Ammunition. You see, this Continue reading How the Maker Overwatch Field 62 Grain .223 Expanding Ammunition Changed My Love Life

From Skeptic to Convert – ZRODelta Cowl Induction Brake Real World Testing and Results

ZRODelta CIB Muzzle Brake Review

Anyone remotely acquainted with my philosophy when it comes to muzzle brakes knows how much I dislike them. Disdain would be the most common term used, although that remains understated. Most of my shooting career has revolved around duty as Continue reading From Skeptic to Convert – ZRODelta Cowl Induction Brake Real World Testing and Results

Building the Ultimate Hunting Vehicle – Part 1 Taking Sides and Getting the Foundation Right

Ultimate Hunting Vehicle

How to start an argument on social media: Just ask, “What is the Ultimate Hunting Vehicle? “It has to be a Jeep!” “No, it could never be a Jeep!” You get the idea… Before you take sides, allow me to set up Continue reading Building the Ultimate Hunting Vehicle – Part 1 Taking Sides and Getting the Foundation Right

Mr. & Mrs. Smith’s Christmas, or “How to Get the Gear You Really Want for Christmas This Year”

What to get a hunter for Christmas

Recently SHWAT™ got a Facebook message asking for advice. Seems Mrs. Smith (No, not from the movie Mr. & Mrs. Smith) wants to give her husband a gift based on reading a number of our stories. Honestly, that kind of Continue reading Mr. & Mrs. Smith’s Christmas, or “How to Get the Gear You Really Want for Christmas This Year”

The Holy Grail of Pump Shotguns? The New Remington 870 DM (Detachable Magazine)

Remington 870 DM Review

I don’t know how long people have thought about modifying Remington 870 shotguns to accept detachable box mags, but a few years ago at the 295 Tactical Range in Eugene, Oregon I got to try one. I was excited because Continue reading The Holy Grail of Pump Shotguns? The New Remington 870 DM (Detachable Magazine)

Time to Upgrade from Your VHS Era Bipod to the ZRODELTA DLOC-SS Aimtech Warhammer Bipod?

ZRODELTA Bipod review

Who doesn’t like watching a great movie? It’s been that way forever and probably all of us have fond memories of watching one on VHS tape. Of course, most of us have moved on from there. It’s not that we Continue reading Time to Upgrade from Your VHS Era Bipod to the ZRODELTA DLOC-SS Aimtech Warhammer Bipod?