From designs that use airplane parts to old classics and mysterious weapons from the East, these are seven combat shotguns to know about.
Weapons used by both sides of World War IIHistory
We all know the Hi-Power was used by both sides of World War II, but it was not the only weapon used in common by the Axis and Allies.
1959’s Future G.I. Concepts: How Close Were They?Gear
I recently stumbled across an old image of an atomic age soldier with a messy caption describing the image as “Future G.I. Concepts, 1959.” Although I can’t seem to find the exact origin of this specific image, there are several color photos from Life magazine from way back when that show some of the gear […]
The commercial gear that could be the future of warfightingGear
There’s a reasonable argument to be made that firearms technology has stalled ever so slightly in recent decades. Not much has changed. Ultimately, until a new propellent, projectile material, or cartridge design offers significant advantages over the current market, the stall will likely continue. However, that doesn’t mean that the technology around the gun can’t […]
When US bases need backup, this is who they call: FAST MarinesMarine Corps
The Marine Corps is a small organization that does a good job of producing a united front. Marketing people call it consistent messaging, and the Corps has long made it a part of their communications strategy. It’s simple. Marines are Marines. There are no special Marines. While this narrative approach gives the Corps a consistent […]