REPORTING FOR DUTY: Atlas Titan Operator

Photos by Straight 8 Custom Photography Awhile back, I was asked to evaluate a new pistol called the Titan Operator from Atlas Gunworks. The Titan Operator (TO) is billed as being suitable for duty and tactical applications. My first thought as I picked up the pistol was, “This thing’s massive!” TITAN OPERATOR DETAILS Overall length

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Firing off hand, K6s proved comfortable and accurate. Smooth double-action trigger press made for good results on the range.

ACE IN THE HOLE: Kimber K6s Revolver

I began my handgun shooting life with a revolver and will doubtless always have a revolver close by, on my hip or in my pocket. The revolver’s good attributes include simplicity, accuracy, power, and fast handling. I have carried a snub-nose .38 Special as a backup handgun for over 35 years. The snub .38 can

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Something is usually available to barricade from. This Marine sniper is using the front of the bipod on his M110 to gain support. USMC Photo by LCpl Mains

BARRICADE SHOOTING TIPS Support on Demand

Hitting is all about getting support for the rifle to calm down the wobble and steady the crosshairs (or dot/chevron/front sight/et al) so the rifleman can poke a hole exactly where he wants it. The classic answer is assuming a textbook prone, kneeling, or sitting position usi ng bone support. This works but requires a

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U.S. Secret Service "Inspect for Defects" poster.

QUALITY CONTROL: How Well-Made Is Your Ammo?

You just went out and bought a new gun. You did your due diligence, read the reviews, and talked to your friends who own this make and model, or other guns by the manufacturer. Perhaps you even had a chance to fire someone else’s gun before you decided to buy. Along with the gun, you

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OFFBEAT: Magpul PMAG for 300 BLK

The 300 AAC Blackout® (.300 BLK/7.62x35mm) gives you options not found in any other factory cartridge for the AR-15/M4 platform. The cartridge was developed to provide improved performance from the AR platform with only a barrel change, using standard magazines, bolts, and gas impingement systems. The design parameters of the 300 BLK make it the

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Go Short: LWRCI IC-PSD

The gun industry, especially the “tactical” side of the house, is full of circular and never-ending arguments. Since I’ve been in the firearms world for over 30 years, I can attest that the range of contention is astounding. Experts argue everything from the value of the .25 Auto for backup to the application of the

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Made in…America?: Kalashnikov USA Modern Rifle

“If the mountain won’t come to Muhammad, then Muhammad must go to the mountain.” In the case of Kalashnikov USA, the phrase could be, “If we can’t import rifles, we will import the factory.” During the crisis between Russia and Ukraine, the Obama Administration placed sanctions against some sectors of the Russian economy. This included

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