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Custer overlooks the massacre and mutilation of Lt. Lyman Kidder and his detachment. "Custer's scout, William Comstock, believed Kidder might have escaped had he heeded the advice of his own scout. (Picture courtesy of Wheeler)

Tortured By Indians – Scout Robert Pilson

Among all the revolvers, war trophies, lever actions, and antiques is a curious, small photo. It is of a sturdy man posing in a portrait studio with rifle present and revolver on his hip…

CZ P-09 Duty Pistol

CZ P-09 Duty Pistol Review

The CZ P-09 handgun employs nice target-style, 3-dot sights that take advantage of the full length of the slide for a long sight radius. I found the dots to be…

Springfield Armory 3.3 XD-S Pistol

Springfield Armory 3.3 XD-S SAFETY RECALL

Springfield Armory is initiating this voluntary safety recall to upgrade 3.3 XD-S 9mm and 3.3 XD-S .45ACP pistols with new components, which eliminate the possibility of a potentially dangerous condition…

Roberts Defense

Roberts Defense Debuts Customized 1911s

Roberts Defense is introducing a line of special quality 1911 custom-built firearms chambered in .45 ACP, offering a multi-tiered selection for law enforcement, competitors and for personal and home defense use…


Browning AB3 Bolt-Action Rifle

For 2013 Browning is pleased to announce the introduction of the AB3 bolt-action rifle. Built to be an accurate and value priced rifle, the AB3 will retail for $599.99. For 2013, the AB3 will be available in a Composite Stalker model in four different calibers.

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Joe Biden’s Advice on Home Defense Backfires!

A Vancouver man decided to take that advice. Professor Paul gives his 2-cents on the incident. Shooting a firearm using the advice of Vice President Joe Biden or even that of President Barack Obama may not be the best idea….

Remington 783 Rifle Review

Remington Model 783 Rifle Review

I received a Remington Model 783 Rifle in 30-06 which in my mind is the best all around hunting caliber. This gun is one of the plainest looking models I have ever seen …

1851 Navy Colt revolver

The Good, the Bad, and the Collectibles

Looking at a few who were well known for their acts of murder brings up some interesting comparisons on the way society changes their views of those individuals, their crimes, & the weapons used…