What is Cheek Weld?

There are a lot of terms in the shooting world (and especially the gun review world) that can be considered “isms.” An ISM is basically a word that is unique to that particular field of expertise. When we get comfortable in a certain environment we start using ISMS that are well defined and understood to … Read more

What is Plinking?

With several rimfire related reviews coming up in the near weeks, I thought I’d throw out a few thoughts about the fast dying art of “PLINKING.” The word “plinking” is often (or WAS often) used in shooting circles to describe a practice most often done with rimfire guns. When I was growing up with a .22 or … Read more

Why Do I Carry a Knife?

“Why do you carry a knife?” or “Do you REALLY need a knife?” are some of several questions I routinely get asked by many people. Why do you carry a knife?Have you ever given it much thought? I’ve been known as being the “knife guy” by family, friends, coworkers, and to some extent online. It’s … Read more