Jon Mathis

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10 Drop-In Modifications To Consider For Your Glock

Glock pistols are like ATMs, smartphones and digital cameras. What did we do before them? And I can’t imagine life without them.<p><b>RELATED STORY</b>The …

CQB Stock: Maxim Defense's Compact PDW Stock

Maxim Defense’s pride and joy for 2016 is the company’s new kind of PDW stock: The CQB Stock.<p><b>RELATED STORY: 12 Stocks That Will Maximize Your AR’s</b> …

Vehicle CQB Disputations: Gunfights By Your Car

Vehicle CQB Disputations<p><i>Dave Reeder</i><p>Much debate has been sparked about VCQB matters of late (that’s Vehicle CQB or <i>Vehicle Close Quarters Battle</i>). …

How to Treat a Gunshot Wound

PLEASE NOTE that this article contains graphic and disturbing images.<p>This is the second installment in our series on how to treat a gunshot wound. …

Self Defense

U.S. Special Operations units are using faulty rifle sights

U.S. Special Operations forces are using rifle sights that are supposed to help shooters accurately hit their targets but instead have a defect, acknowledged by the manufacturer, that potentially endangers the lives of service members in combat, according to court records and military officials.<p>The …

Military

12 of the Best New Hollow Point Ammo For 2016

Shooting another human being is one of the most traumatic events a law enforcement officer is likely to face. When it has to be done, you want to be …

[SHOT 2016] First-Light TORQ

First-Light is a small U.S. company that has some pretty cool lights which have a lot of utility in a number of venues.<p>The new model they were …

Demonstration

Steve Fisher discusses MRDS on handguns

If you have a few minutes to kill, I strongly recommend watching this video with Steve Fisher of Sentinel Concepts discussion red dot sights on …

The Fundamental Pistol Grip For Managing Recoil

Guns

Gun Maintenance: 10 Eco-Friendly Cleaners

Back in the day, if your solvent didn’t smell like a toxic waste dump, we thought it wasn’t doing its job. Today, there are numerous gun cleaning …

3 steps to save a TON of time and money becoming a better shooter

If you are like most gun guys (and gals) I know, then you dream about how cool it would be to have unlimited time and money to shoot like a …

8 Rimfire Replicas of History's Greatest Battle Weapons

When it comes down to it, most avid gun collectors are also avid shooters. They enjoy spending some time sending lead downrange with their favorite …

Gear Tasting 26: Zippo Tricks, Morning Workout Energy & Piston AR’s

Today on Gear Tasting, Bryan shares a new butane torch insert for his Zippo lighter that’s perfect for cigars! He also answers some Questions Over …

Lessons learned from facing an “invincible” assailant

Sgt. Timothy Gramins who fired 17 .45-cal. rounds into a hell-bent suspect before putting him down offers these lessons learned from his …

Self Defense

Cobalt Kinetics Evolve: Mag Releases and Bolt Catches? How About a Gun That Does It For You Instead?

Cobalt Kinetics is a brand new player in the firearms world. Founded only about a year and a half ago the company made a rather big splash with their …

12 Stocks That Will Maximize Your AR's Performance

Stock picks depend not on who you know, but how you’re built. Each operator’s shoulder pocket and cheekweld is slightly different, and though the …

8 Active-Shooter Response Bags For Rapid Deployment

When the call comes, the response must be immediate—there is no time to think. An operator’s mindset and gear must be ready to go on a moment’s …

Self Defense

Mike Lamb Names His 11 Essential Everyday Carry Items

Mike Lamb is a former Marine who has served as a Force Recon Marine as well as in some of the government’s top intelligence agencies around the world.<p>…

Free Tokyo Disaster Manual Offers Creative Survival Tips

Written by Pat Henry on The Prepper Journal.4.22/5 (9) When you have something good, people want it and judging by the reaction on the internet, the …

Emergency Preparedness: A Guide to Supplies, Food, and Disaster Planning

While the Federal Emergency Management Agency, the American Red Cross, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention all provide …

Military Arms Channel - YouTube

Tips to Setting Up a Defensive Rifle | Firearms, Edged Weapons, Fighting Fitness and More!

It seems like I have written a large majority of blog’s about handgun related subjects, so it’s about time to cover some rifle material! Before I …

Indian Club Exercises: Swing Your Way to Health | The Art of Manliness

I’m always looking for new exercises to throw into my workout routine. Recently, I’ve gotten into a training method used by ancient Persian …

Magnetactical offers a solution for shooting with an injured hand

Learning how to properly reload, shoot on the move and perform immediate and remedial actions is a must for anyone looking to master the art of …

Self Defense

How to Make a Bug Out Bag | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: This is a guest post from Creek Stewart of Willow Haven Outdoor.</i><p>The term ‘Bugging Out’ refers to the decision to abandon your home due …

You Might Be Scanning Incorrectly | Instructor Zero

Month 2 of 12 months of prepping

<i>This is the second in a series of articles. Read the first article, <a “nofollow”</i> …

First Aid

Tactical

While it’s never really caught on stateside, the 8mm Mauser has a great pedigree and is more than capable on the battlefield or on the hunt.<p>Franklin …