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18″ Aero (Ballistic Advantage) 223 Wylde 1:8 Barrel: Ammo Testing!

| December 26, 2018 | 0 Comments
18″ Aero (Ballistic Advantage) 223 Wylde 1:8 Barrel: Ammo Testing!

Howdy everyone! I did a bit of searching for some factory loads to try in my SPR build (Aero/Ballistic Advantage 223 Wylde, 18″ 1:8 twist), and turns out I couldn’t find too much out there on the interwebs. So, in the name of friendship and pseudoscience I decided to do some of my own testing […]

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FightLite (ARES) SCR Gen 2 Review

| October 21, 2017
FightLite (ARES) SCR Gen 2 Review

I recently picked up a FightLite SCR, this is the gen 2 model SCR-011KM from Blue Cord Firearms in CT (HIGHLY recommend!). Being behind enemy lines and having bounced between NY and CT, I’ve had my eye on one of these for a while. Seeing this new model with dust cover, port for forward assist, […]

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Washington: Committee Hearings on Anti-Gun Bills

| January 16, 2019

Washington: Committee Hearings on Anti-Gun Bills On January 21st at 10:00AM, the Washington state Senate Committee on Law & Justice will be hearing a number of anti-gun bills.  Afterwards, NRA will be holding a meeting in the Irv Newhouse Building conference room by the capitol at 12:00PM. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand Launches Uphill Battle for 2020 Democratic Presidential Nomination

| January 16, 2019

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand Launches Uphill Battle for 2020 Democratic Presidential Nomination Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) jumped into the slate of 2020 Democratic presidential candidates on Tuesday with an announcement on CBS’s The Late Show with Steven Colbert that she has formed a presidential exploratory committee. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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South Dakota: Senate Committee to Consider Permitless Carry Bill on Thursday

| January 16, 2019

South Dakota: Senate Committee to Consider Permitless Carry Bill on Thursday On Thursday, January 17, the Senate Judiciary Committee is scheduled to consider permitless carry legislation, Senate Bill 47. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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The New “Organic” Meat: Hunting Animals Suddenly Popular Among Young Hipsters Looking for Clean Food

| January 16, 2019

The New “Organic” Meat: Hunting Animals Suddenly Popular Among Young Hipsters Looking for Clean Food If you’re worried about pesticides and want to make sure all the fruits and vegetables you eat are truly local and organic, the only way to be completely sure is to grow them yourself. It may be extra work, but […]

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Virginia: Gov. Northam’s Anti-Gun Bills to be Heard in Committees

| January 15, 2019

Virginia: Gov. Northam’s Anti-Gun Bills to be Heard in Committees This week, committees in both chambers of the Virginia General Assembly will be hearing an array of bills that are part of Governor Ralph Northam’s agenda to impose sweeping gun control in the Commonwealth.  The Senate Committee on Courts of Justice will be holding hearings on […]

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Indiana: Lake County Commissioners to Vote on Firearm Discharge Ordinance

| January 15, 2019

Indiana: Lake County Commissioners to Vote on Firearm Discharge Ordinance On January 16th at 10:00AM, the Lake County Board of Commissioners will be voting on whether to approve the proposed amendment to Ordinance No. 1314B previously passed by the County Council to restrict the discharge of firearms in unincorporated areas of the county by increasing the current 200 […]

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DA to Pittsburgh Council: You can’t make gun rules

| January 15, 2019

DA to Pittsburgh Council: You can’t make gun rules Allegheny County’s top law enforcer is advising the City of Pittsburgh to put a halt to its gun-control efforts, but some city council members are not backing down. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Bolsonaro loosens gun laws in Brazil, world murder capital

| January 15, 2019

Bolsonaro loosens gun laws in Brazil, world murder capital Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro on Tuesday signed a decree making it easier for many Brazilians to own firearms, the first of many expected changes by the nascent administration to overhaul gun laws in the nation that leads the world in total homicides. View full story Originally posted at […]

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Feinstein’s Scattershot Anti-Gun Bill Badly Misses the Mark

| January 15, 2019

Feinstein’s Scattershot Anti-Gun Bill Badly Misses the Mark Democrats promised that if they retook control of the House, gun control would be a top priority. They have wasted little time in seeking to restrict the rights of law-abiding citizens to keep and bear arms. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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VA Gov Ralph Northam’s Insane Gun-Grab Proposal

| January 15, 2019

VA Gov Ralph Northam’s Insane Gun-Grab Proposal As Stephen Gutowski notes at the Free Beacon, there’s a truly radical proposal lurking in the Virginia governor’s push for gun control. From a press release: Delegate Kathy Tran and Senator Adam Ebbin will patron legislation to ban the sale, purchase, possession, and transport of assault firearms in […]

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Iowa gun rights amendment is back to square one after ‘bureaucratic oversight’

| January 15, 2019

Iowa gun rights amendment is back to square one after ‘bureaucratic oversight’ A yearslong, Republican-led effort in Iowa to add gun rights to the state constitution must start over because of “bureaucratic oversight” from the state’s top election office. Iowa Secretary of State Paul Pate confirmed to the Des Moines Register on Sunday night that his office failed […]

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Wisconsin: Governor Evers Starts Session with Gun Control Push

| January 14, 2019

Wisconsin: Governor Evers Starts Session with Gun Control Push With the 2019 Wisconsin Legislative Session convened, Governor Tony Evers and Attorney General Josh Kaul are already working with legislators to pass sweeping gun control. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Washington: 2019 Session Convened, Committee Hearings Scheduled

| January 14, 2019

Washington: 2019 Session Convened, Committee Hearings Scheduled The 2019 Washington Legislative Session convened today, January 14th, and anti-gun legislators have already pre-filed and scheduled hearings for bills that will infringe upon your Second Amendment rights. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Florida Alert! Where Do Anti-Gun Legislators Get this Stuff????

| January 14, 2019

Florida Alert! Where Do Anti-Gun Legislators Get this Stuff???? Some newly elected anti-gun legislators can’t seem to resist the media spotlight. Like moths to a flame, some swoop in with anti-gun rants and dishonest, deceitful statements.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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New Report on Where Criminals Get Their Guns

| January 11, 2019

New Report on Where Criminals Get Their Guns From the Department of Justice. It’s nothing earthshattering, but it’s a good update to old surveys of prison inmates. Among prisoners serving time for a crime during which they possessed a gun, about half got their weapons either on the underground market (43 percent) or through theft […]

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Textual analysis of HR8, bill to "To require a background check for every firearm sale"

| January 10, 2019

Textual analysis of HR8, bill to "To require a background check for every firearm sale" This week, U.S. Rep. Mike Thompson (D-Calif.) introduced HR8. According to the title, the bill is “To require a background check for every firearm sale.” The bill does that–and a great deal more. Summary HR8 requires that loans, gifts, and sales […]

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NRA Applauds Sen. Cornyn for Introducing Reciprocity Legislation

| January 10, 2019

NRA Applauds Sen. Cornyn for Introducing Reciprocity Legislation On behalf of our more than 5 million members across the country, the National Rifle Association’s Institute for Legislative Action (NRA-ILA) today applauded the introduction of S. 69, The Constitutional Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act of 2019, sponsored by Sen. John Cornyn (TX). View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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NRA Backs Bills to Make Hoosiers Safer

| January 10, 2019

NRA Backs Bills to Make Hoosiers Safer The National Rifle Association’s Institute for Legislative Action (NRA-ILA) is backing two bills in the Indiana State Legislature that would give law-abiding Hoosiers greater opportunities to defend themselves.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Get Ready for a Financial Assault on the Second Amendment

| January 10, 2019

Get Ready for a Financial Assault on the Second Amendment Maxine Waters has taken over the House Financial Services Committee California Democrat Maxine Waters is the new chairwoman of the House Financial Services Committee. To judge from the party’s past behavior and the various proposals emanating from the left, Waters’s Democrats are going to pressure […]

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Dems introduce new federal semi-automatic ‘assault weapon’ ban that includes pistol braces

| January 10, 2019

Dems introduce new federal semi-automatic ‘assault weapon’ ban that includes pistol braces Democrats lead by U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein on Wednesday rolled out their most sweeping assault weapons ban proposal since 1994. The planned Assault Weapon Ban of 2019 targets the sale, transfer, manufacture, and importation of “military-style assault weapons and high-capacity ammunition magazines,” as […]

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