Category Archives: guns

Roman candle Gatling guns

Ringing in the new year with balls of fire.

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Cripple stock shotgun

You could call this a cross-dominant stock. The concept was to allow a shooter to mount the gun in one shoulder but sight with their opposite eye. This was useful for cross-dominant shooters (ie, right handed but left eyed) or … Continue reading

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Testing Kevlar with 9mm

Gregg and I watched a video about carbon nanotube body armor. In the video, the company representative made some claims about Kevlar that made us both go, “hmmmmm”. We took an old vest with over 10,000 hours/5 years of use … Continue reading

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Shooter makes bullet turn corners

I have always wanted to know if a bullet can actually be redirected in mid air. In this video I put that idea to the test. This is probably the coolest video I have ever done. Physics in action. [5:45]

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Urban Carry holster

Designed specifically for concealed carry. More info. $65 and up.

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Shooting instructor has trouble

Training instructor has a little trouble getting the words out while recording a training video.

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A walk through the woods…

… with a full-auto Glock 17. Sometimes you just want more firepower when venturing into the dangerous woods.

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.50 cal vs. bulletproof glass

Two shots fired. A shot each from two different guns. Explanations and watermarks galore. [5:34]

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Shotgun shell with tighter pattern

Some simple tests comparing the old Winchester Ranger 00 buckshot to the Federal Premium 00 shells. The Federal shells use a new plastic wad called “Flitecontrol” which is supposed to control the spread and give you tighter groups. Let’s find … Continue reading

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Backwards vs. forwards pellets

Shooting .177 Destroyers into ballistic gel to see if there is any difference in the damage when a pellet is shot backwards. Velocity is around 800 ft/sec.

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Trench shotguns in WWI

Ian, the mild-mannered antique gun auction guy, speaks his mind about shotguns in the first world war.

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Shooting a .50 cal machine gun

Several shooters shoot big bullets long distances at the Big Sandy Machine Gun shoot in Arizona.

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Anti-tank gun vs. F-150 pickup

YouTuber’s old truck is used as a target for shooting a WWII German 75mm Pak40 anti-tank gun. The results are impressive.

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The Dillon Tactical Vehicle

The Dillon Company had a great idea and they ran with it. These “soccer mom” SUVs are used in presidential motorcades and we don’t even know it.

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Cheap Samurai sword vs. wax slugs

Shooting wax slugs fired into a cheap sword blade edgewise.

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Knob Creek Gun Show nightfire

Full-auto firing of various weapons with tracers at night. The entire audience is standing with their arms in the air recording the event on their phones rather than actually watching it live. Sad. [4:20]

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