Marlin 1894 357 Magnum and Loads of Bacon

I got a package from Loads of Bacon of his world renown coated and bacon lubed bullets. Normally I load my medium velocity 357 Magnum rounds with HS-6. Just upon completing some 10MM testing with BE-86 and like the performance and velocity I was seeing with it I decided to use BE-86 in 357 Magnum.
SigMCX SBR 300Blackout: Shot My Gopro

SigMCX SBR 300Blackout: Shot My Gopro

This is Episode #2 in the 300Blkout Journey Testing. Unfortunately in this test I ended up destroying a GoPro Hero4 UGH. I was testing with my friend’s MCX SBR and suppressor. This is a nice balanced setup for up close and personal work. He had to wait almost 15 months for the US Government to […]

On Duty: The Federal HST 45ACP

Today we are testing the preferred 45ACP ammunition of the local law enforcement community. Federal Premium 45ACP HST 230gr ammunition. This test provides valuable information, chronograph data, accuracy data, penetration and expansion data.

357 Magnum vs 10MM In Clear Ballistics Gel

For you revolver fanatics and for those that asked for a revolver comparison of 357 Magnum and 10MM, well you got it. S&W 686 7Shot Unfluted Cylinder, 7inch Barrel S&W 610 Classic 6Shot Unfluted Cylinder, 6inch Barrel Surprise Ending - Watching it all the way through most of you will be interested in the additional comparison I added in. Nope I am not telling --- you have to watch.

45 Colt Carbine — Hog Hunter

After making the first video, 45 Colt Old But Still Useful with the 45 Colt Buffalo Bore 225gr Anti Personnel round, I received a couple of emails asking if the full wad cutter of the Buffalo Bore would feed in a carbine/lever action. I decided this would make for good content. If I could get […]

45ACP D&L Ammo Testing: Dave Lauck and Col Cooper Design

45 ACP Cutting Holes Like A Wadcutter Fellas I thought you would appreciate the below for us avid reloaders. During a 1997 big game hunting trip Col. Cooper and Lauck discussed creating something better as an all-around load and bullet for the .45 ACP 1911 pistol. Both Col. Cooper and Lauck recognized the issues of […]
Collectors Corner: S&W 547 9mm Revolver

Collectors Corner: S&W 547 9mm Revolver

S&W 547 9mm Revolver Produced 1980 – 1985 A little over 10,000 were produced in two different models. This is the round butt variant of which about 6486 were made, making the 4-inch barrel square butt model even more sparse. It is rumored this was produced for the Palestinian and possibly the French police force. […]
Frankford Arsenal IntelliDropper — Quick Overview

Frankford Arsenal IntelliDropper — Quick Overview

I decided to go ahead and do a quick overview of the new Frankford Arsenal IntelliDropper. I only published this because a few friends asked me for the video. I did not do a complete review demonstrating every single feature, I am exchanging emails with Frankford Arsenal asking if the drifting that I am seeing […]

Is 357 Magnum Potent Hog Medicine?

Potent Hog Medicine? Is 357 Magnum 158gr at 1248fps from a 6inch barrel and 1489fps from a 16in barrel, leveraction at 75 yards or under potent hog medicine? Leave a comment and tell me what you think. Thanks Loads of Bacon for bullets. mr.revolverguy

M1A vs AR-10 Historic vs Present

The Beginnings The M1A was designed by Elmer C. Ballance of the Springfield Armory Inc. in 1974.  The AR-10 rifle was developed by Eugene Stoner in 1955 and was manufactured by ArmaLite. That’s right, the AR-10 is older than the M1A, you read it right. Confused yet? The M1A is the civilianized version of the […]

Mothers Day Range Day

You know you have the perfect wife and the best mother for your children when she wakes up in the morning and says, “I need to go to the range today.” I thought, it’s mothers day weekend, sure you don’t want to do something different, and expressed this to her. “Nope,” she says, “I want […]
DSC01697 copy

Versatile Ruger Alaskan 454: Packing Heat Part 2

This Ruger Alaskan has been modified by a qualified gunsmith that machined my cylinder for moon clips. This Ruger Alaskan is capable of firing 45ACP, 45Super, 45Schofield, 45Colt, 454Casull.     Accuracy is great as long as I do my part with all rounds. Though it does show very low velocity with factory 45ACP and […]