Marlin 1894
Marlin 1894

My Precious

Though¬†some would have you believe it, this is not a true “Cooper” scout rifle. It is however one of my favorite rifles. It started life as a Marlin 1894 in .32 H&R but it was too long and too heavy for anything other than playing dress up at the range. I sent it off to Jim Brockman at Brockman’s Custom Rifles and …

That Smell

Humans are mostly creatures of sight but there are some sounds and smells we find very alluring. Some caffeine aficionados will perk up when they hear a pot of coffee perking. The same can be said if they smell coffee brewing.¬†For gun guys there are other sounds and smells. Like the smell of fall, the sound of a whip-poor-will, the metallic sound …