Leupold Mark 8 3.5-25x56mm 35mm Monster Scope

Leupold Mark 8 3.5-25x56mm 35mm Monster Scope

Patrick from TFBTV stopped by the house the other day to show me the scope he borrowed for use on the Remington MSR he has on loan from DSG Arms. What really caught my eye was the size of the Leupold Mark 8 3.5-25x56mm scope. This particular model has the illumined Horus reticle in the first focal plane, odd M5B2 turrets, and the Mark 8 IMS mounting system. This package retails for just over five thousand dollars! Read more

Chiappa PAK-9 Pistol Review: Finally, A Viable 9mm Kalashnikov?

Chiappa PAK-9 Pistol Review: Finally, A Viable 9mm Kalashnikov?

As somewhat of an AK aficionado I have been anxiously waiting for some sort of 9mm AK-based firearm to be readily available in the United States. For years the only options for a pistol-caliber-Kalashnikov were prohibitively expensive custom builds that took seemingly-forever to receive after ordering, so when I got wind that Chiappa would be bringing a commercially practical, sub-$500 9mm AK to the market it immediately caught my attention. Read more