Monthly Archives: October 2012

Mitt’s Tax plan

Check this out.  Just some political humor.

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It’s time for another .22 Tuesday

This week we will be discussing one of my favorite pocket pistols. The Walther TPH The Taschen Pistole, Hahn (Pocket Pistol, Hammer) is basically a smaller version of the  Walther PPK.  It is a DA/SA pistol design, pioneered by Carl … Continue reading

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Miss Scarlet came home

And now the fun begins.  This little hunk of aluminum is going to cost me close to $3500 by this time next year.  Once you factor in the rifle build, ACOG, magazines, tac vest, ammo, reloading dies, bullets, powder, primers, … Continue reading

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Another skipper about to lose command

USS Montpelier (SSN-765) and USS San Jacinto (CG-56) collide off the east coast.  This is always so tragic and can be attributed to complacency of the watch team 99.9% of the time.  I’m glad no one was injured and both … Continue reading

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Whip it gunman style

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Who would have thought…

a Hi-Point would even last through 2200 rounds? End of Hi-Point torture test makes for an interesting read. I understand why they appeal to some people and it’s nice to know that the second amendment is not reserved for people with … Continue reading

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Twenty-Two Tuesday 3rd ed.

Welcome back for another .22 Tuesday.  Today we have another innovative design that combines a bolt action and a semi-auto system.  This is the Walther Model 1 carbine.   Looks plain enough, right?  The Model 1 has a removable box … Continue reading

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Forgotten weapons

If you guys are not a regular reader of Forgotten Weapons, you should be.  Ian and his crew always surprise me with old guns that I never knew existed.  What is really surprising is the amount of information that they … Continue reading

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Looking for names

My AR lower from Palmetto state armory is at my FFL and I will be picking her up in a few days.  I need a good Southern Belle name.  Any suggestions? Dive! Dive!

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Twenty-Two Tuesday 2nd ed.

Welcome back for another .22 Tuesday.  Today we will be taking a look at the Whitney Wolverine. She certainly is an elegant little shooter, especially with the nickel finish.  Shamelessly taken out of wikipedia, here is some background on this … Continue reading

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