Monday, June 27, 2022
by Rob Kay and RN Price The Rogers Super-Stoc may not be as well known as Magpul or some of the other brands on the market but that shouldn't stop you from giving it consideration if you’re looking for an aftermarket product. Bill Rogers, its inventor is a former FBI Agent, police instructor,...
by Paul Panella Better known in Europe than the U.S., Meopta has been producing world class optical lenses for cameras, binoculars, riflescopes, and scientific equipment since 1933. Their worldwide market includes aerospace, military, medical, and consumer applications. But these days they’re expanding their reputation this side of the Atlantic as...
By Rob Kay and RN Price We acquired an ADM Recon Scope Mount when we began our test and evaluation (T&E) of a Sightron SIII 1-7X24 IRMOA scope.  The manufacturer recommended the Burris Signature Zee Ring Set to mount it. Sightron's rationale was that they are relatively inexpensive ($64), work well and, if...
by Rob Kay and RN Price As anybody who shoots knows, the road to accuracy begins with the trigger. Call us snobs, but without a decent trigger, our interest in a firearm is nil. When we read about the rave reviews in the forums about Red Star Arms newest custom...
By Rob Kay and Luke Williams Will this be the year the AK goes mainstream?  We guess that depends how you define “mainstream”.  In the MSR space the AR is still the king when it comes to sales but the AK niche is growing.  A solid indicator is that AKs...
by Rob Kay Learn what you need to know about buying an AK. I don't think there's ever been a more informative interview on this subject in this column. We continue with Part 2 of our interview series with Mike Owen of Meridian Ordnance LLC.  ************* Q: We've talked at length about how to buy...
  by  Robert Kay Our final interview in the AK series is with Luke Williams, founder of Circle 10 AK, a bricks and mortar store based in Wonder Lake, IL and, an online purveyor of all things Kalashnikov. Why the interest in Luke's opinion? Over the past few months we've featured innovators in the...
One of the most noteworthy news developments in the firearms community is the launch of All Outdoors Tech, a website created by Tim Yan, arguably one of the premier authorities on firearms optics. A five year veteran of the US Marine Corps, he served as a marksmanship instructor in the 1st...
If you’ve never heard of it, the SHOT Show or "SHOT" as it is called, is the mother of all gun shows. An industry-only affair, it brings together manufacturers and buyers of every conceivable stripe. However, it's not just the household names such as Smith and Wesson, Remington or huge...
by Rob Kay Going to SHOT is always an education. Firearms of course occupy front and center of the show. But so much of it is about the “peripherals”--everything else except guns. We're talking tactical pants, shoes, shirts, knives, and for all I know, undergarments. Eye wear manufacturers, for obvious reasons, were...