How to sight in a Trijicon RMR

It has been a few weeks since I started the Ultimate Personal Protection Pistol Project and it is about time that we started shooting the gun, but first it needs to be sighted in and the Trijicon RMR complicates the matter a bit.First instead of 1 sight that...

The depths of the “Shallow V”

There is one non-standard sighting system that has developed a solid following in the past few years that I just don’t understand… The “Express” sight.Before I get started I know that I am going to get responses like…You are biased against XS sights! I love mine!And I...

Why Sight Radius Matters!

When people start looking to purchase a new hand gun one of the considerations they look at is the sight radius, because “longer sight radius’s make the gun more accurate.”This isn’t actually true, a longer sight radius just makes the gun easier to shoot accurately....

How to Mount a Rifle Scope

Mounting a scope is a basic gunsmith project. You can pay a gunsmith to mount a rifle scope for you or you can mount it yourself. It requires only basic skills, a few inexpensive tools, and a little effort.Mounting a scope on a modern rifle is rather easy. The most...

What Do You Know About Sights?

In trending towards simplicity, I briefly discussed my change in sight preferences over time and I thought that concept deserved a little more discussion.Typically, I would make it a multi-part series starting with how to use sights, then discuss the different styles...

Grip angle really does matter (and Glock has a better one)

I have never been an advocate for grip angle making a difference because all of my guns have sights. And saying that you can’t shoot a Glock because it “points” low is like saying I can’t shoot that target because it is too low. All you need to do is put the sights on...

White light or Red?

The title of this post could easily refer a low power pack light to see up-close and not “ruin” you night vision, but it isn’t.I’ve been thinking about white weapon lights and lasers a lot lately (The reason will become more clear in the coming weeks), but it is at...

What makes a good trigger pull?

If you put 2 gun guys in a room with their favorite firearms the topic of trigger pull in an inevitability, but with terms like take-up, over travel, break, and weight and adjectives like “gritty,” “glass rod,” “surprise break” and my contribution...