Monthly Archives: March 2012

Will the Real Trigger Pull Please Stand Up?

“It’s around 5 pounds.” “Seems pretty heavy, I’d guess it somewhere around 8 – 10 lbs.” “I think I’d like a trigger around 2 lbs.” For years, statements like those above came from my mouth.  I knew what I liked … Continue reading

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The Best Deal in Pistols: My Pick

The question frequently comes up related to the question of handgun price and performance.  Essentially, it is typically expressed as something along the lines of: “What’s the best deal in pistols?” “I only have $400 to spend; what’s the best … Continue reading

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New Glock

So, here is the Glock that replaces the P226 in my line up.  It’s a G22 w/ night sights that came with two 15-round magazines, factory hard case, and all factory paperwork in a sealed envelope.  The factory test case … Continue reading

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Handgun Accuracy: Watch the Video!

I cannot tell you how many forums I frequent where the question is asked, “Which is more accurate?  The ‘insert model here’ or the ‘insert model here’?”  Or, I’ll see, “The ‘insert model here’ is the most accurate handgun around.” … Continue reading

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Skateboarding’s Contribution

I’ve been on a skateboard for around 10 minutes of my life, and that was probably 25 years ago.  Lets just say it wasn’t my thing growing up.  Regardless, skateboarding has given us shooters one thing:  an easily found, inexpensive, … Continue reading

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It’s Trap Season Again!

It’s trap season again!  I shoot in a very informal league of just a few people, but we have a good time.  Today was the first day of our 2nd season, and just a practice day at that.  I shot, … Continue reading

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Goodbye Sig, Hello Glock!

Idiocy.  Stupidity.  Temporary insanity.  Shameful behavior.  And, of course, atrocity.  Some may accuse me of such, but I just traded off my mismarked “Lysons Corner” hard chrome West German Sig P226 9mm for a Glock 22.  And, like the Cubs … Continue reading

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