The Problem with Gun World

  In 1973 the movie Westworld depicted an android populated world where want-to-be cowboys or gunslingers could live out their wild west fantasies. The price of admission was high but the potential satisfaction of being John Wayne for a week was alluring. Like all apparent perfec
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Lawyers, Guns, and Money – Triggers and Nonsense

Not too long ago Mossberg acquired the rights to a patent for a drop in trigger; a trigger designed by someone else. Mossberg then proceeded to file suit against a host of trigger manufacturers – including Timney – for infringement on the patent they now owned. There is no
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It’s Your Trigger, Stupid!

Some shooters just don’t get it, probably because they spend too much time shooting from the bench. From the standpoint of practical rifle shooting, the bench rest has no place. You can easily manage a bad trigger from the bench because 90 % of your concentration in on the trigger and
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Rifle Triggers and Rifle Safeties

  “The most important characteristic of any rifle is its trigger action. It is better to have an inaccurate rifle with a good trigger than the other way around.” The Art of the Rifle Jeff Cooper In the early 1980s Melvin Forbes was at work on what would become the lightest
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Installing Timney’s New Targa AR Trigger

Everyone likes to think they are a gunsmith. They’re not. But, that does not mean you cannot install a quality aftermarket trigger in your AR 15. In fact, Timney has made it easy and now you can choose between a single or two stage trigger. The new Targa triggers from Timney can
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The Trigger Guy

Jeff Cooper once wrote, “Those of us who shoot a good deal are well aware that the most important attribute of either rifle or pistol is trigger-action.” Good triggers used to come by way of a gunsmith but every little town no longer has one. Timney Triggers has filled that void with
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The Minni Cooper – Ultimate Truck Gun

I’ve written about this rifle before but never in much detail. As a small caliber utility / survival rifle it might be unequaled – at least from my perspective. And, since it is my rifle, my perspective is really all that matters. Few rifles come out of the box the way we really want
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Finding the Foundation of the Scout Rifle

During the last month I’ve spent a good amount of time with Remington’s new Model Seven LS. This is an 18 inch barreled compact bolt-action rifle with open sights and a laminated stock. As far as I’m concerned, it is the handiest and best looking rifle Remington builds. I consider it
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An Oscar Nomination for Timney’s Targa Triggers

With all the talk about the Oscars and the movie The Revenant – which was really a story about a man who just wanted his rifle back – winning a bunch of them, I’ve got another Oscar nomination for you. Its for the new Targa triggers from Timney. Now, though it was ru
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Give-A Ways

With the new Empty Cases format there is no advertising, no pop-ups, and no banners to distract your attention from the content. What we do have for 2016 is lots of give-a-ways. This means you can win stuff by simply working through social media sites like Facebook, Instagram and Twit
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