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John1911’s Scott Mayer Named Zeiss Outdoor Writer of the Year

We’re pleased to announce that one of John1911’s regular contributors, Scott Mayer, is the 2016 Carl Zeiss Outdoor Writer of the Year. Mayer started his career 24 years ago on the NRA Technical staff where he became American Rifleman’s first Shooting Editor. There he developed not only his writing skill and firearms knowledge, but also helped with scripting and appearing …

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Don’t Be “Suppressed!”

I just got word from friends over at Silencerco that the Hearing Protection Act (HPA) was reintroduced to the House of Representatives this past Monday. The HPA seeks to remove suppressors from the NFA and instead have their purchase and transfer treated the same as a long gun, meaning no more $200 tax or extensive waiting period. Instead, customers would …