10/22 Factory Stock Project Part One: The Plan

Ruger 10/22 factory stock and an aftermarket barreled action.

I don’t currently have any rifles in a 10/22 factory stock. This is partly due to the fact that I don’t have any barrels with the factory taper. Mostly it’s because the 10/22 factory stock is pretty ordinary. Since I’m in the middle of what feels like a never-ending winter, I’ve decided to take on … Read more

Tagua Gunleather Announces LOCK Line of Holsters

Tagua Gunleather Announces LOCK Line of Holsters

  Miami, FL (January 2023) – Tagua Gunleather, maker of fine leather, eco leather, hybrid, and Kydex gun holsters, announces its new LOCK line of holsters. These beautiful holsters maintain the look, feel, and comfort of quality leather and add the confidence-inspiring, “click” retention of polymer holsters. Traditionally, leather holsters have been preferred for their aesthetics, … Read more

Meopta Introduces the MeoSight IV Red Dot Sight

New Meopta MeoSight IV Red Dot Sight

Meopta may not be the most well-known brand, but they have a reputation for stellar optics. Their scopes are used by enthusiasts that recognize them for offering far more quality than the price might suggest. They also have a great line of binoculars, spotting scopes, and accessories. They’re not inexpensive, but offer near top-tier performance … Read more

The Versatility of the Ruger Mark IV

Ruger Mark IV Lite with TandemKross Kraken lower, and all the options

An evolution of a design first introduced in 1949, the Ruger Mark IV pistol is a favorite of enthusiasts today. That’s due to a couple of factors. First, Ruger offers the pistol itself in a wide variety of configurations, and even color options. Next, the aftermarket support for this pistol is huge. Combined, it’s no … Read more

New Glock Sight Pusher Kits from XS Sights

The good folks at XS Sights recently sent me their new Glock Sight Pusher Kits to test out. These are offered in two flavors: the DIY Series™and their Gunsmith Series™. While there are some notable features that differ between the two, the main one is the projected tool life. The DIY Series™is expected to last … Read more