While home one Sunday during supper I heard shotgun shots nearby. Shortly after the last shot there was a knock on my door. To my surprise I saw my neighbor with a shotgun leaning at his side. He said the gun needs my gunsmithing services. The action was open so at a glance I was able to see the chamber unloaded. I immediately point this out thanking him for his safety courtesy. Continue reading
In the begining: Cleaning my guns…
When I first began shooting guns I was living in northern Alberta, Canada. Winters are long and cold with me often shooting in such conditions. With shooting comes cleaning.
The first gun cleaning product I used was Outer’s solvent. Lubrication was done with Outer’s gun oil. Several times I had to clean my guns in winter when it was too cold to open windows. There was the danger of freezing hot water heating pipes should I have the window open too long, or even worse, forgetting to close them. … but the guns had to be cleaned. Continue reading
This article is something I really would like to share with you. The purpose of it is not to sell you on anything whatsoever–this is not a paid advertisement. Personally I’m skeptical when hearing about a product or service from the person that is selling it so I find it helpful hearing from the customers themselves what they are getting (or not getting) out of it. I am a customer and would like to share how I am benefiting from being a Gun Club of America (GCA) member and why. Continue reading
When I first heard about an SKS-D it was from a fellow shooter I met at the local range a few years ago. He mentioned he owned one and would bring it out to shoot some day. At that time I was a total newbie to the shooting world, although I did own a Chinese SKS. Continue reading
That’s the question I hear so many ask me when at the shooting range. I smile (and sometimes chuckle) and answer them as my shooting partner has to some that have asked him (while I was busy shooting): ” inside all of this is a Remington 700 in .308 caliber”. The next question: What is all this (platform) that the action lives in? The answer: a Cadex Defense Dual Strike 30 chassis system. Let me digress with a bit of history on this…