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Galco introduces more new holster options for the FN 509

46 minutes agoHobbies / Hunting : The Firearm Blog

Yet another new holster option in the wake of the FN 509 announcement, this time it is Galco with the new options. It appears that they produced just about their entire lineup for the new FN pistol to include the shoulder holsters that they are famous for. Show More Summary

The next thing in drone delivery: IBM patents a relay race of drones

One of the biggest challenges to drone delivery is the fact that most drones are limited in how far they can fly. One of IBM’s latest patents looks to take a stab at ameliorating that with a plan that essentially looks like a relay race for drones. Show More Summary

Return of the Kriss Vector Gen II Carbine to the California Market

Kriss USA announced the company was re-releasing California compliant Vector CRB carbines for its customers in The Golden State. The updated guns will meet all of the state’s newest gun restriction laws including the use of a grip wrap barrier made of Kydex. Show More Summary

New Viking Tactics Truss AR-15 Trigger

This new AR-15 trigger introduced by Viking Tactics is actually a collaboration of VTac with TriggerTech and Christensen Arms. Logos of all three companies are engraved on the trigger housing. The new trigger is called Truss because its appearance resembles one. Show More Summary

Son of a

2 hours agoHobbies / Fishing : Bass Pundit

Even though it was after 8PM and fast getting dark I made the decision to try going fishing in the snow. I turned onto the Grumpy Old Man Hole road at Richardson Corners. About a 1/4 mile down I had to brake really hard to avoid hitting a deer. Show More Summary

Tersus GNSS Launches New Precis-BX306 RTK Board

3 hours agoHobbies / Drones : DIY Drones

We launched the brand new GNSS RTK Board, the Precis-BX306 to market in April. A series of other new products and…

Ancient Astronauts

Mike Markowitz covers The “Alien” Coin for CoinWeek.

LEAKED: More Leaked Magpul Products To Be Introduced At NRA 2017

I just posted about the new Magpul GL Enhanced Magwell and another tipster sent me more products that Magpul will be announcing at the 2017 NRA Annual Meeting in Atlanta. We already knew that they were releasing a windowed DAKA pouch...Show More Summary

Cross Pin Sighting!

Six years ago I wrote a post called Master Class, about a class taught by Varuzhan Akobian at the Berkeley Chess School, which I went to along with several of my chess friends. In the comment thread after my post there was a lively debate over whether the class was really worth the time and […]

Idaho Elk Hunting Ranches

This outfitter's success rates are an amazing 75-90% with a 100% shot opportunity! The post Idaho Elk Hunting Ranches appeared first on Outdoors International Hunting.

Mat Cervantes talks Hunting in Spain

The post Mat Cervantes talks Hunting in Spain appeared first on Outdoors International Hunting.

LEAKED: Magpul GL Enhanced Magwell

We just received a tip that Magpul is going to be rolling out a new polymer magwell in the next couple days. I expect this to likely be released on the opening day of NRA Annual Meetings. Other than the spec sheet above we have no information beyond that. A sub $25 mag well for […] Read More … The post LEAKED: Magpul GL Enhanced Magwell appeared first on The Firearm Blog.

French Election 2017 Translated

The French Presidential candidates look very similar to some candidates here in the United States. This post French Election 2017 Translated appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.

The Best Multi Tool For Hunting, Fishing and Camping

Whether you like to fish, hunt, work around the yard or do just about anything else outside, you probably know the wisdom of having the right tool for the job. At times, this can be a bit of a problem since most people don’t want to tote around a toolbox. Show More Summary

Frame design.

10 hours agoHobbies / Drones : DIY Drones

I've been experimenting with frame design, an essential component to keep all the parts flying in formation. I printed some interlocking plastic parts in 2mm PLA & super glued them together to see how rigid/strong the end result. The attached pic shows about half the…

TTM autographs received: Jim Rice

I sent $20 and a couple of Topps Allen and Ginter cards to Rice and got them back signed in about 10 days - his average certified autographs don't go for much, but it's more surprising that he's been responding to recent TTM requests. Show More Summary

Worst-Case Scenarios

Back in 2009, a pair of Great Blue Herons built a nest on a dead oak in Sapsucker Woods right outside the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, and I spent an inordinate amount of time photographing the growing family. Our best views of the nest...Show More Summary

One from Greco

12 hours agoHobbies / Chess : Chess Skills

The oldest English language book that presents games from Gioachino Greco (c.1600 - c. 1634) is Francis Beale, The Royall Art of Chesse-Play (London 1656). This book contains 154 games attributed to Greco, as well as examples of Fool's Mate and Scholar's mate. Show More Summary

David Hasselhoff Stars in a New Short Film—and All His Lines Were Written by AI

Last year, an AI named Benjamin wrote a weird and entertaining science fiction short film called Sunspring. Now, Benjamin’s back in a new film titled It’s No Game. Like its predecessor, the short is a surprisingly effective blend of human and machine talent—plus a healthy dose of the surreal. Watch the film below to see […]

Top Secret WWII Machine Guns: The Norm and Welgun

Eric Norman was one of the small arms designers at Special Operations Executive Station IX during the Second World War. The Norm Gun and Welgun were two of his designs that although never reached serial production, are interesting in their own right day, if anything due to their simplicity of mechanics and operation. Show More Summary

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