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Project 10/22 Tactical…..Part 3

October 14, 2011 Rourke 7

My new Ruger 10/22 Tactical Trainer In this Part #3 and last post of the build – my newest version of the Ruger 10/22 is complete. My goal with this project was to put together […]

Gun maintenance supplies to put back……

October 3, 2011 Rourke 8

Maybe not for your typical severe winter storm or short term power outage – but in a long-term WROL situation, having firearm maintenance supplies is important. Keeping your firearms functioning properly – well….. just makes […]

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GOA asks Cain to answer questions……

October 2, 2011 Rourke 2

Loyal reader tedez contacted me to make me aware of the information below. Basically the organization Gun Owners of America is looking at all of the Republican candidates record on gun rights. Most candidates have […]

Project: 10/22 Tactical Part 2

September 15, 2011 Rourke 1

A small update on my latest Ruger 10/22 project. I have decided and acquired my selected stock – a Choate pistol grip polymer stock. I chose the Choate for a few reasons. I am familiar with it […]

Guest Post: Build Your Own AR-15

September 10, 2011 Rourke 2

by Gilfner I recently completed a project AR-15, M-4 style.  I am really pleased with how it came out. There are some advantages to building one yourself.  First is cost, but not necessarily the overall […]

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Guest Post: Firearms in a TEOTWAWKI

September 6, 2011 Rourke 12

By Gilfner Lately I’ve been thinking real hard about firearms in a TEOTWAWKI situation.  Maybe it’s just  me trying to find a way to justify to my wife the purchase of more guns.  I really […]

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Re: Prep Now! Carry Later

September 5, 2011 Rourke 3

I received the following as a comment regarding the recent PrepNow! Carry Later guest post – – – Rourke:   I would like to add few more comments regarding pistol holsters.   I joke with my wife […]

New Project: 10/22 Tactical

August 22, 2011 Rourke 17

The Ruger 10/22 is the rimfire rifle which most all others are compared. Most every like-minded survivalist I know owns one (or more).  I have decided to add another 10/22 to my collection. Why? Why […]

Guns, friends……and cooking out

June 7, 2011 Rourke 0

A couple of weekend’s ago my family went over to some friends for some good conversations, good food, and shooting for all. My host has a 100-yard shooting range – and I took full advantage. […]

Follow up……S&W M&P15-22

May 27, 2011 Rourke 3

I have had the opportunity to go shot my Smith & Wesson M&P15-22 once again – and was not disappointed. This past weekend I headed over to a friends house for a cookout with several […]

Looking for a defensive pistol?

May 20, 2011 Rourke 3

I came across a really good deal and thought I would pass it on – Palmetto State Armory has a Sig Sauer SP2022 Pro 9mm semi-automatic pistol for sale at an ultra low $349.00. This […]

Advice on a .22LR pistol anyone?

May 12, 2011 Rourke 40

I am looking at picking up a .22LR semi-auto pistol and looking for any reader recommendations. Years ago I had a Ruger Mark II which I loved. Currently – the Mark III is on the […]

My visit to The Palmetto State Armory

May 10, 2011 Rourke 3

I recently visited an awesome “gun shop” that is within driving distance of my home. I put gun shop in quotes because although they carry many firearms – they also carry a huge selection of […]