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The Crossroads of Special Operations

Thursday, August 5, 2021

Firearms

Trio of U.S. shooters claim Olympic gold | Shooting Illustrated

American Olympic Shooting athletes had a good showing in Tokyo claiming 3 golds in both Men’s and Women’s Skeet and Men’s Air Rifle. Vincent Hancock claimed his third gold medal in Men’s Skeet, becoming the first American to have...

Police guns of the world: South America | The Firearm Blog

Most firearm enthusiasts are familiar with the transition law enforcement agencies have undergone from having officers carry revolvers to having them carry semi-automatic pistols. This first piece in a series of many aims to investigate what trends are popular...

One Rifle, One Handgun, One Cartridge: The Modern PCC | American Rifleman

Colt's famous Frontier Six-Shooter was chambered in the .44-40 round used among Winchester's Model 1873 almost 150 years ago, and pistol-caliber carbines now provide the same kind of benefits. When contrasted to carbines or rifles chambered for rifle cartridges,...

Dry-fire practice tips for your double-action revolver | American Rifleman

do the thousands of repetitions essential for a skill to become reflexive without it. Those who have perfected the double-action revolver trigger stroke will have no trouble controlling any other trigger mechanism. Your education is incomplete if you haven't...

Concealed carry corner: Carry positions ranked best to worst | The Firearm Blog

If you've decided to conceal carry a firearm for self-defense, you should be aware that there is a plethora of options available to you. You'll discover that certain scenarios need experimenting with a different carry position. In a corporate...

Apparently, firearms are not welcome in Glassdoor profile pics.

While working on routine updates across numerous platforms for SOFX this week, we discovered that certain websites have to review your profile picture. Specifically, Glassdoor, a website used to find jobs and read up on companies. We submitted the...

Best AR-15 upgrades [2021]: Triggers, brakes, handguards, BCGs & more | Pew Pew Tactical

Do you want to get the most out of your AR-15? If that's the case, you might need to invest in a few improvements to get it to its full potential. These enhancements include brakes, compensators, and hybrids, which...

Gun sales decrease, ammunition reappearing in stores | American Rifleman

According to an estimate from Small Arms Analytics & Forecasting, firearm transactions in May totaled around 1.4 million, based on the number of FBI NICS checks done for a transfer (SAAF). Compared to the same month in 2020, the...

Concealed carry corner: How much is too much for summer carry? | TFB

Bringing a concealed handgun in summertime presents its own set of issues simply due to the increase in temperature. Having a comfortable carry every day can be difficult, whether it's disguising your weapon under a plain shirt or battling...

Guns of the first Fenian Raid: The Irish invasion of Canada | American Rifleman

A band of Irish nationalists entered Canada from the United States 150 years ago. Hundreds of Americans fired round after round of massive fire from their muzzleloading rifle-muskets under a scorching early June sun. This unlikely war scene may...

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SAF special ops troopers fast rope off helicopters at F1 pit building in counter-terrorism exercise | CNA Singapore

A training operation led by the Singapore Armed Forces’ Special Operations Task Force (SOTF) was completed at Singapore’s Formula...

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