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Marky

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Writer for john1911.com. Co-Host of the John1911 Podcast. Video content provider for John1911-TV. Areas of focus: Defense and National Security, Modern Light Weapons, Small Arms, Weapons Training.

SIG P210 Takedown

P210 Pistol
I have gotten enough questions about this that it warrants a video. Also at some point, we will probably need this video internally.  What is...

Schuetzen Style Rifles

Schuetzen Winchester Model 70
I keep an eye on this segment of the market. In the US these types of rifles are not very popular. As such, sometimes...

1911 Drill – 5 Shot Pace Drill

1911 Drill - 5 Shot Pace Drill Picked this drill up from Mike Seeklander probably 2 years ago. It’s still something I need to work...

EDC X9L & Gloves

Well…it’s that time of year again. Winter PSA. Does your carry gun allow you to operate it with gloves? Or…is your plan to “de-glove”...

First Shots: New Barricade

New Rifle Barricade first shots.
So…on the coldest day of the season so far, I decided it was a good time to try out the new barricade on the...

1911 Drill – Extended Prep or Press

Picked this up from Mike Seeklander. If you are interested in online firearms training, I suggest you look him up. He can explain this...

2022 – Shooting The eXperior More

In 2022, I have decided I need to shoot the Wilson eXperior 9mm 1911 more. It’s a traditional single stack gun.  For those who don’t...

HK P7 Long Slide – Record Sale Price?

HK P7 Squeeze Cocker Long Slide
Saw this pistol pop up on Gunbroker. Never ever have I seen a long slide squeeze cocker, so we had to watch it. I...

The Blaser Click

Blaser Out Of Battery Safety
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...

FRF2 Rusty Magazines

FRF2 Magazine
As I have shown on video, the two magazines that came with our FRF2 sniper rifle had some light rust issues. Obviously the goal...

Container Shelving

Shipping container shelving
One project for this Winter is to make storage on the John1911 range more efficient. The first thing is to remove all floor standing...

EDC X9L Plate Rack Work

There is no getting around it. Pistol competency comes down on two factors: measurements & and repetition.  Some call it practice. Others might call...

Rolex GMT II – Cleaning Guns

Rolex GMT Master II
I used to travel quite a bit so the different time zones on this watch were pretty handy. Haven’t been flying much at all...

What’s Up With The Cannon?

Howitzer Nitro West Virginia
Confession time. Occasionally stop in Nitro West Virginia on my way to the East Coast. Which in itself isn’t a big deal. But every...

FRF2 Sniper – A Closer Look

FRF2 French Sniper
As we have hinted around on our social media, we have acquired a French Army, bolt action, sniper rifle. The model is known as...
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