Saturday, 22 April 2017

Monday, 27 March 2017

The Diagnostic Check & Weapon Transitions


Diagnostic checking during a weapon transition is wasted time. Some people call it a chamber check but that can be confused verification of weapon status. 

Diagnostic check: (verb) the act of reflexively canting a weapon that does not fire to the left and inspecting the bolt or slide position to diagnose the stoppage.

Monday, 20 March 2017

Land Navigation - What To Do When GPS Fails




Land Navigation - What To Do When GPS Fails is produced by The Survival Summit. This production company and survival blog  produces a whole series of high quality, relevant, preparedness training videos which are available in DVD or downloadable format.

Monday, 6 March 2017

SJ Hardware Benelli M4 +1 Magazine Tube Extension


A few months ago, I received a gift basket of shotgun parts for my Benelli M4 Tactical from SJ Hardware. For the sake of clarity, I will disclose that I have known the owner of SJ Hardware for over a decade and consider him a friend. Additionally, the product was provided to me free of charge with the promise I would be honest in my assessments. As my regular readers know, friendship is not a free pass on this blog. This is the fourth in a series of articles assessing this collection of aftermarket accessories.


 SJ Hardware Benelli M4 +1 Magazine Tube Extension



Monday, 27 February 2017

SJ Hardware 12 Gauge Magazine Tube Clamp +3 Slot Rail



A few months ago, I received a gift basket of shotgun parts for my Benelli M4 Tactical from SJ Hardware. For the sake of clarity, I will disclose that I have known the owner of SJ Hardware for over a decade and consider him a friend. Additionally, the product was provided to me free of charge with the promise I would be honest in my assessments. As my regular readers know, friendship is not a free pass on this blog. This is the third in a series of articles assessing this collection of aftermarket accessories.

SJ Hardware 12 Gauge Magazine Tube Clamp +3 Slot Rail

Monday, 20 February 2017

SJ Hardware Benelli M4 Combat Charging Handle


A few months ago, I received a gift basket of shotgun parts for my Benelli M4 Tactical from SJ Hardware. For the sake of clarity, I will disclose that I have known the owner of  SJ Hardware for over a decade and consider him a friend. Additionally, the product was provided to me free of charge with the promise I would be honest in my assessments. As my regular reader know, friendship is not a free pass on this blog. This is the second in a series of articles assessing this collection of aftermarket accessories.

Benelli M4 Combat Charging Handle

Monday, 13 February 2017

SJ Hardware Benelli M4 Jumbo Safety



A few months ago, I received a gift basket of shotgun parts for my Benelli M4 Tactical from SJ Hardware. For the sake of clarity, I will disclose that I have known the owner of  SJ Hardware for over a decade and consider him a friend. Additionally, the product was provided to me free of charge with the promise I would be honest in my assessments. As my regular reader know, friendship is not a free pass on this blog. This will be the first in a series of articles assessing this collection of aftermarket accessories.

Benelli M4 Jumbo Safety

Friday, 10 February 2017

Improvised MOLLE Drop Panel



A few years ago, a very good friend of mine showed me this trick. I thought it was an excellent example of ingenuity and improvisation that should be shared. I stumbled across the pictures on my computer this week and decided to finally write a blog about this improvised MOLLE Drop Panel.