John1911 TV / Videos

Talking After a Self Defense Shooting

This video has been making the rounds on the internet for a bit. Initially I saw some MEME’s of this guy but didn’t understand...
Blaser Out Of Battery Safety

The Blaser Click

The title says it all. Have you ever pulled the trigger on a Blaser and heard a click instead of bang? Chances are it’s...

Military Surplus

Pedersen Device 1903 Rifle

So today I ran across something at my favorite FFL that I have never, ever, ever seen before. A 1903 Springfield that has been...

That New Gun Range Smell: Colt SP1

Freeze and I are setting up some new ranges for different projects. This was a test on one of our private access roads that...

RPG-26 Aglen Anti-Tank Weapon

We briefly discussed this weapon in a video published last week. Those of you who watched it know it came into our possession by...

Freeze Uses K31 on Opening Day

Editors note: Freeze is away on his annual trip to deer camp. During this time, he is functionally unreachable. But I did wake up...

Shooting

Stevens 22-410 Over-Under

Stevens 22-410 A Closer Look

By viewer request, here is a closer look, and second run, of the Stevens 22-410. A break-open, over-under, 22LR with a .410 underneath it.  While...

Workbench

Olight Warrior X4

OLIGHT?

One thing is for sure on gun forums and Meta gun pages, bring up red dot sights and or flashlights and you are likely...

1911 Pistols

EDC X9L Locking Lug Design

Ok. In this final installment of the advances and changes Wilson has made to the design of the EDC X9L gun.  What is it? In...

Blaser Rifles

Police Snipers 2016 Republican National Convention

This summer, the city of Cleveland, Ohio hosted the 2016 Republican National Convention. Most of the major party players were in attendance, as were...

Hunting

Shooting Pigs In Texas

A couple of good friends went down to Texas for an annual pig hunt. Those bad-boys down in Texas are quite skittish and are...

Pork For The Smoker

Freeze is about to buy a smoker for the company. We wishes to use it on opening day for deer to feed all our...

Mountain Mike Skull Master Mounting Kit

This past deer season Marky and I were hunting a friend’s private farm in Indiana. While we were both lucky enough to fill our...
The Road to 100

The Road To 100

“Officer Mike” was at a fundraiser for the kids. Kind of a high-dollar event.  Checked the Browning O/U out of The Armory and proceeds to...

Podcast

The John1911 Podcast

EP-340: Range & Gun Updates

Episode 340 is now live.   First pod from the range. Audio test. Tisas Raider 1911 is back. Switching my CCW gun. Youtube proves me...
The John1911 Podcast

EP-339: The Glocko Taco Truck

Episode 339 of the John1911 Podcast is now live:   Don't touch my hay! Staccato 2011's drop safe? Will SCOTUS save bump stocks after all? ...
The John1911 Podcast

EP-338: “I’m A 4-Inch Guy”

Episode 338 of the John1911 podcast is now live.   A first from the new John1911 Range building.   Dodging Tornados. Colt Python Impresses. Best Revolver Speedloader. ...
The John1911 Podcast

EP-337: Catch And Release To The Grease

Episode 337 of the John1911 Podcast is now live:   Kraken fishing trip. Tisas still in limbo. Colt M16a2. US Army looking for ELR rifle. ...
The John1911 Podcast

EP-336: We Are Back, Baby!

Episode 336 is now live:   We are back! Tisas breaks at zero rounds. Wilson drops the EDC X9. Springfield M16A2 clone. Deal on a...
The John1911 Podcast

EP-335: Legs Tall & Alcohol

Episode 335 of the John1911 podcast is now live:   The sky is falling. University of Nebraska DUI drama. Pete Rose exucsed by MLB? The...

Commentary

MEME – I Shoot 9mm

Made this meme just to poke the 45 Bear. Yes, my advice still stands: Get the 1911 in 9mm.  If you are only going to...
4344 Yard Rifle Shot record.

Is This Even Rifle Shooting Anymore? 

Commentary time. We have seen this kind of stuff for years. And if I was an accomplished 1 mile or 2 mile shooter, I...

Industry news

CORBON’s MPR Rifle Load

CORBON introduced a new MPR-Multi Purpose Rifle load for home defense, general shooting and hunting. The new bullet features a guilding metal jacket with...

Mossberg’s Going Wood

Just heard Mossberg is coming out with retro kind of wood stocked 500 & 590 shotguns. I for one am excited! I understand the...

US Army Selects the SIG P320

As I sit and type, the last day of SHOT is wrapping up and Donald Trump is 15 minutes away from being sworn in...
Garmin Xero C1 Chronograph

Garmin Xero C1 Chronograph

Officer Mike has popped up with one of these new chronographs. Long time readers know I have had issues with the MagnetoSpeed. I hope...

Interesting Stories Around The Web

Chevy Like a Rock Commercial - Parody

The New Chevy Commercial is Lit! 

This video was born out of a funny conversation Chris and I were having one day soon after this protestor story hit the national...
Not The Typical EDC Knives.

Not The Typical EDC Knives

Two of my most treasured gun-show finds.  It just so happens that I found them both on the same day at the same gun-show. In...
US Weapons in Afghanistan

The Guns We Left Behind

POTD

Weapon racking / storage system.

POTD – Weapon Rack Test

We have installed a small corner of the weapon rack system for the new armory. It’s slow going. Missing parts. This section was supposed...

POTD – Kraken’s X9

So Kraken came through town and spent some time on the John1911 range. Unfortunately it was bitterly cold (3-5 degrees) and we are crippled...
Manurhin MR88 38 Caliber Revolver.

POTD – Manurhin MR88

POTD — CZ Scorpion

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