Author: Chris Tran
Chris Tran is a police officer for a large municipality in the Pacific Northwest. He writes equipment reviews aimed towards the everyday user with a focus on functionality, durability, and cost effectiveness.
Last Shadow: A Once in a Lifetime Adventure that Assists Texas FarmersTexas has a problem... feral hogs wreak havoc on farmland and water supplies. They average a litter every 115 days year round and number around 1.5 million. Hunting hogs from a helicopter... Texas-style. Read more
Kilo Bravo EDC Belt: Classy Yet FunctionalThe first thing that struck me about the belt was its beauty. Kilo Bravo knows leather. If you have any of their holsters, you’ll know that their ability to meld leather and kydex is unsurpassed, and I haven’t seen anyone that can come close to their craftsmanship when it comes to hybrid holsters. The EDC Belt, like the holsters, is nothing short of a work of art. The version that I have is double layered. The two layers are comprised of a thinner exterior layer that weaves through the male end of the cobra buckle, and a thicker, stiffer inner layer that provides an excellent level of stability and rigidity. Read more
Blue Lakes Ammunition: First Look at Remanufactured 9mmOther than time and motivation, cost is typically the third prohibitive factor to buying quantities of ammunition to go out and train. To mitigate this issue, shooters will often scour the Internet looking for the best deals on bulk ammunition, turn to reloading, or start buying ammunition of dubious quality. Read more
Faxon Firearms GUNNER Barrel: Cost Efficient, Practical, and LightweightThe GUNNER barrel is a lightweight, balanced, versatile barrel designed for field, competition, and defense. The ultimate general-purpose barrel. Read more