Category Archives: guns

Bionic Brass

Taofledermaus test fires some new prototype slugs made out of solid, CNC’d machined brass which turn out to be the most powerful slugs they’ve fired so far. [5:47]

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Israeli Uzi in full-auto

Not for the amateurs.

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Snipers

Valentino Rossi takes down a few bikers during his spare time. Skateboarders

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Full-auto assault rifle in slo-mo

Slow Mo Guys, Gav and Dan head to Alabama to show you the mechanical workings of a fully automatic M4 Carbine with holographic sight as it fires 30 rounds in just over 2 seconds. Dan is in the British Army … Continue reading

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.44 Magnum vs. ballistic gel

Imagine that the block is the side-view of a human torso.

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Silly Putty shotgun slug

We have shot silly putty from a shotgun before, but nothing this large. In this video we shoot 12 grams of silly putty packed in thick-walled glass tubes. Though the results were not exactly what I hoped for, it ended … Continue reading

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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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