During the early days of our country times were difficult, especially if you lived in the frontier portions of the country which was Western Virginia, Western Maryland, Western Pennsylvania, Kentucky, Tennessee, Ohio and parts of Illinois and Indiana. Women and children both had a high mortality … [Read more...] about Getting Acquainted with Early Frontier Firearms My Ancestors Used
Everyone that’s a shooting enthusiast, and otherwise interested in firearms for whatever reason, knows there’s currently an ammo shortage going on. I’ve wondered about it and done some research and looking. And yes, there’s lots of conspiracy theories for that too! No, I don’t believe the … [Read more...] about What They’re Not Telling You About The Ammo Shortage
I've been spending a lot of time at my BOL thinking about a one-gun solution for defending the family in time of SHTF. After much discussion with my survival family and colleagues, we collectively concluded that there is no such thing as a one-gun solution to address the plethora of variations of … [Read more...] about What’s The Best SHTF Gun for Preppers?
When I was a youth and enlisted in the Army, my usual firearms were single shot, double barrel, revolver or pump action and not a box magazine fed unit. My first experience was during training when I first fired the little M1 carbine. Lovely little weapon and I still love it today but, here is where … [Read more...] about Safety With Gun Magazines
With the present economy, metropolitan areas are seeing an increase in crime and longer response times from law enforcement. More and more U.S. families are choosing to purchase firearms for protection. But the basic training of a concealed weapons class and regular range practice do not prepare … [Read more...] about 11 Tactical Home Defense Questions for Preppers
For the past twelve years, I have been living and providing firearms training to civilians in the Las Vegas, NV area. Las Vegas is unique in so many ways. One of those areas is the abundance of jobs for women. The only “war on women” in Las Vegas is from the criminal element! Unfortunately, some … [Read more...] about What To Do If Your Wife or Girlfriend Says “No Guns”