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Ep85 – M17 Troubles, Crazy Goose Hunt Accident, Hi-Power no More

On episode 85 of the John1911 Podcast   Freeze is building AR Pistol for his trunk gun. FN ceases production of Hi-Power pistol. Army having significant issues with M17 handgun. Man shoots goose. Goose crashes into shooter. Hawaii missile alert guy though attack was real. Polaris / Indian is eating Harley’s lunch. Historical truth about the Patriot missile battery. Alabama …

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We Endorse Adam Kraut for NRA Board

If you are as pissed off at the NRA as I am over their shenanigans, do the following things. 1. Stop giving money to the NRA and join the GOA. 2. Keep your NRA membership however. 3. Vote for Adam Kraut, and only Adam Kraut, for the NRA board. If he gets in there, I expect him to really stir …

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EP84- Franklin Armory Reformation, NRA down – GOA Up, Shooting Tower

On this episode of the John1911 Podcast   SHOT 2018 is in the books. Brownells Retro AR-15’s and AR-10’s are best of show. IWI semi-auto bullpup shotgun. Spring loaded bayonet? Lyman revolver grip expander. Hudson H9a – aluminium frame. FNH AR pistol and SCAR PDW. Mossberg 590 with factory box magazines. Palmetto State Armory MP5 clone. Franklin Armory, “Reformation” non-SBR …

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EP83 – 30,000 Guillotines, a poop knife, and we have Bobcats

On this Episode of the John1911 Podcast   Youtube demonetizes our channel. We can’t seem to get steel targets for range. User feedback on paper target designs. Range Fire Pit is built. Hawaii missile warning. New California secession. Kimber opens in Alabama. Sherman tank guy has date from Uber hell. EX-CIA case officer arrested spying for China. Did FEMA buy …

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Ep82 – Glock 19x, James Yeager Returns, Stealing Baby Jesus

After a long hiatus for the holidays, we are back in full force. On the episode:   Glock G19x. Glock gets it right, not wrong. James Yeager opens LiberTV. 375 H&H as a prepper gun? Femin radical disrupts Vatican Christmas display. Rumor is Robinson M96 is coming back. Hi-Point 10mm Carbine. Wilson buys Chip McCormick out. A fire pit on …

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Ep81 – Yeager banned, HK Parts Founder jailed, MK17 selling to public.

On this episode of the John1911 Podcast:   James Yeager is banned from Youtube. Gwinn Rifle repair takes unexpected turn. Perfect example of a jackass gun range. Founder of HKparts.net gets 48 months in prison. We have figured out why CMP wants two NICS checks for 1911. The Martini Henry goes to the 07. Why we think Vimeo is the …

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EP80 —AI Drama, Zev Trigger Issues, Truck guns and Medical Pot

On this episode of the John1911 Podcast we discuss the following:   Accuracy International – AI faces significant backlash from US gun customers over a newspaper quote. Zev Trigger Issues. I am making a significant truck gun change. Hawaii uses medical pot cards to take away guns. General before the Hague kills self with poison. Our surreptitious BCM upper project. …

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Rant – Tactical Colostomy Bags

These high dollar, surreptitious, “Tactical” bags that have been on the market as of late is living proof that a fool and his money are easily parted. So much so, I feel as if the entire genre is a scam. Marky john1911.com ”Shooting Guns & Having Fun”

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Rant — Accuracy International Shits The Bed

It seems the president of Accuracy International has out his foot in his mouth regarding American gun rights. I can’t think of a more surefire way to put yourself out of business than to spit in your customer’s face. Yes, he said it. No, it wasn’t taken out of context. Marky www.John1911.com “Shooting Guns & Having Fun”

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EP79 – Hurricane Deer Season, Mugabe is out, Valmet M76 AK is in

Episode 79 of the John1911 Podcast is now live. We recorded this the day before Thanksgiving, 2017. Deer gun season turns into a blow fest. IN hunter shoots self in deer stand. Freeze hates our new Valmet 76 AK in 223. T91 Project update. Trump admin lifts the ban on elephant trophies. UCLA basketball has sticky fingers. Mugabe is out …

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Rant – The 300 Blackout Alternative

Driving out to the range this morning and wanted to share some thoughts on a statement I heard defending 300blk. It went something like this, “Yeah. 308 subsonic is a thing but you don’t get 220g bullets in 308”. Yes, Virginia. There is a Santa Claus and he loads subsonic 300WM with 220 grain pills. So if you already have …

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EP78 of The John1911 Podcast

This is a little but different version of the normal podcast. As you may be aware, we are still building out the new range facilities. So while Freeze and I were headed back in, we recorded an episode in the truck. With all the accompanying distractions and noise one might expect when driving the Pork-Chop-Express on a Friday evening.   …

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EP77 of the John1911 Podcast is now Live

Episode 77 of the John1911 Podcast is now Live 5000 Yard / 2.84 Mile Record Shot. The BREN Rifle Beat Down Update. Range Update: Pallets and Spools in Place. FN Issues Mandatory 249s Recall. Rumor is Bumpfire. Freeze’s Father to use SKS for Deer. Urban Carry Sends Gifts. What’s in the Box???       Marky & Freeze www.John1911.com “Shooting …

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EP76 – Range News, Our Ukraine Deal Revealed, Burrito Drones

Episode 76 of the John1911 Podcast is up.   Good news for the 1000 yard range. Having to look out for Indian Mounds. Grandpa Freeze kills family ground blind. Our Ukraine MILSURP deal is coming together. The RDS for the truck gun has finally died. Dana Loesh flees come due to threats. Arby’s brings back elk burgers. Shadow banning on …

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EP75 – Gen5 Glock is Here, Mad Max K31 and Scope Shaming Freeze

Episode 75 of the podcast is a little different. We recorded it in the truck on the way back from the range. Sorry for the delay. We will be back to our normal podcast pace this week.   Do we rent bulldozers or buy bulldozers? Gen 5 Glock vs the Gen 4 Death by misadventure Snake kills owner Penis collector …