Category Archives: Firearms

Busy Times

I spent an hour or so yesterday in the reloading shed with my son, Joey, cranking out .38 Specials. We loaded 141 of them, with 158 gr round nose bullets, CCI primers, and 8.4 grains of 2400. I can’t wait … Continue reading

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Geocaching on the Road

I am still traveling across country, and am en route from Ohio to New Mexico.  With the below zero temperatures, I won’t do much geocaching over the next few days.  However, on the first leg of this trip, I did … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas to all of my faithful followers! This Christmas has been great, and I got some neat loot.  My parents picked up a Primary Arms AR-15 2.5x CQB Scope, which looks really cool.  I want to set it up … Continue reading

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Shooting Event

On Friday, nearly 20 students accompained me to the shooting range in Socorro.  They were of mixed experience levels, so I had a good time showing folks how to shoot.   We started off with five experienced shooters who brought their … Continue reading

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Guns I Wanted

It is funny to notice how things change.  When I was an early teenager, I wanted a rifle that I could strap onto my backpack and cart around in the woods, should I encounter a rabid dog, black bear, or … Continue reading

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American Rifleman: July 2017

I finally finished reading the July 2017 issue of American Rifleman, and I liked several of the articles. First, let me say that I always enjoy the column titled, I Have This Old Gun…  I love history, and I love historic … Continue reading

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Old Target

I visited my parents a few weeks ago, and my mom found an old target in her stuff.  The target was mine, from when I was a teenager, and is dated 2/25/96.  I likely shot this with my Ruger 10-22. … Continue reading

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