I might live…

Today was much better. No head ache. Still some weird stuff going on in there. I know because it keeps running out my nose.

Spent a good part of the day answering a reader’s question about bullets and then several hours on an article about the .30 Rem AR. Spent an hour on the phone with Evin Galbraith – a super smart AR guy. Evin is a former DPMS employee who now works for the Remington LE Division. We were discussing the occurrence of case head swipe in AR rifles and what causes it. Anyone else ever wonder about that?

Here is the cool part of the day. Received my new Leupold VX 3L CDS scope with a custom elevation turret for the my favorite .30 Remington AR handload – which just happens to be a ballistic match for Remington’s 125 Accutip load.  Mounted it on the rifle and hope to sight it in tomorrow.

Oh, almost forgot, installed a set of 24 / 7 Big Dot sights on my GP 100 in .327 Federal. Guess I’ll have to shoot it tomorrow too.

If I feel as much better tomorrow as I did today, it’ll be like I got clean underwear on!


About gunwriter

Born and raised in the West Virginia hills, Richard literally grew up in the woods. He has chased coon hounds until daylight, waited out whitetails perched high in an oak, canoed the New River and hunted from the Montana Mountains to the Green Hills of Africa. During service in the Army and later as a municipal police officer and Special Agent with the railroad police, Richard obtained numerous certifications in small arms instruction. He has trained military personnel, law enforcement officers and civilians in the application of firearms for defensive, competitive and recreational use. Richard won the West Virginia Governor’s Twenty Award for law enforcement, the West Virginia National Guard State Pistol Competition and earned his Distinguished Medal with pistol. Badge turned in, Richard is now a contributing editor for several magazines. He was the compiling author of the book, Rifle Bullets for the Hunter and conceptualized and contributed to Selecting and Ordering a Custom Hunting Rifle. Richard also contributed a chapter to the John Velke book, The True Story of the Baldwin-Felts Detective Agency. Richard has patents on a riflescope reticle and a revolutionary bullet testing media. A hillbilly at heart, Richard lives on Shadowland - his shooting range in West Virginia - with the most understanding wife in the world, their three kids and a very protective ridgeback hound.
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One Response to I might live…

  1. Aaron Spuler says:

    Just be sure to put the clean drawers on and don’t pretend to…

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