DTI in 2020!

19 Nov 19 DTI in 2020 Our 2020 training schedule is now current and published on our DTI Web Page, at defense-training.com Many Courses an many parts of the Country! 2019 prices on all 2020 DTI Courses, as long as you register by 31 Dec 19! You can register easily and...

Appendix Carry

17 Nov 19 “Knowledge can be communicated, but not wisdom. One can find it, live it, do wonders through it, but one cannot teach it.” Hermann Hesse “Appendix” Carry: I’m not sure that appendix carry qualifies as a “trend,” but...

Headspace

15 Nov 19 “Headspace” The term, “headspace,” refers to the distance from the part of the chamber that stops forward motion of the cartridge, to the bolt-face. That part of the chamber is sometimes called the “datum-reference.” When...

NGSW

14 Nov 19 Next Generation Squad Weapons (NGSW) I had been told some time ago that DOD had settled on Remington’s 6.8SPC (6.8×43) as the successor to the existing 5.56×45 (in whatever generation of “wonder-bullet” we’re currently in)....

Russia’s Contribution!

13 Nov 19 Military Autoloading Rifles: Several mentioned that in my last Quip, I failed to mention the Soviet SVT autoloading rifles, which did actually see active combat during WWII. Talented Russian arms designers, like Tokarev, Simonov, Fedorov, and Kalashnikov...