NRA Day 1 interim…

Questions were asked on the new Ruger Wrangler, and the Browning BLR… Here’s the pic… Steel cylinder, every thing else is CNC’ed aluminum. It’s not a bad little trigger, and it’s a tight little pistol. MSRP is $249, so street … Continue reading

NRA Day 1…

0730- It’s nasty, rainy, and the wind is blowing… The show floor doesn’t open until 0900, and people are already lined up 20 deep getting their badges! Seeing a lot of older folks, lots of veterans, lots of questions as … Continue reading

And… we’re off!!!

Finally got in yesterday afternoon, after an hour waiting to get the bird fixed in ORD. Landing gear up lock micro switch decided to go on the fritz… At least it did it on the ground, NOT after takeoff. Caught … Continue reading

Happy Easter!!!

Easter, also known as Resurrection Sunday, celebrates the resurrection of Jesus Christ. Christians believe that Jesus was crucified on Good Friday, and rose from the dead after three days on Easter Sunday. Easter Sunday marks the end of Lent, a … Continue reading

GPS reset…

Today, at 0000Z, the GPS constellation will roll over as it resets the week number back to all zeros… Thus, the WN parameter in the GPS navigation message “rolls over” to zero every 1024 weeks starting from 0000Z January 6, … Continue reading


There are eight remaining Apollo astronauts. At the 115th Explorers Club Annual Dinner March 16, held in New York City, they were photographed by Felix Kunze. You can quickly pick out Buzz Aldrin… Just sayin’ The only man between here … Continue reading


S&W 15-22 issue! Smith & Wesson Corp. announced today that the Company has identified two M&P15-22 firearms from recent production on which the breech face counter bore depth was not within manufacturing specification. In those firearms, the lack of depth … Continue reading


Lousy weather, lousy connectivity, supposedly high winds today. So you get no post, cause I ain’t trying to type it on the phone. Go read the sidebar folks. Posted from my iPhone. … Continue reading

RIP Mike…

This is the way the Navy takes care of its own. AWCS Mike Muehlbauer was the lead AW on the SH-60F test program. When he passed away, he was buried at sea. NAS Jax, up the river, a last look … Continue reading

Rimworld Militia Up!!!

I can haz books! You can also click the cover to order directly from Amazon. I’d like to apologize for the delay in getting them out, that was an issue I had to work through with KDP. If you were … Continue reading