Monthly Archives: August 2011

The Gun Tool

Lat week a friend dropped by with gifts. This almost never happens – even on Christmas or my birthday – so when it does it has a way of brightening up the day. In his big brown sack were several … Continue reading

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Browning A-Bolt Trigger Fix

Have you ever thought about fixing the trigger on your Browning A-Bolt? It’s one of the easiest triggers to improve. All you have to do is push out one pin and install a new spring. Timney offers a two-spring kit … Continue reading

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If Empty Cases Could Talk…

Some have asked why the name of this BLOG is Empty Cases. It’s simple really; every empty case has a story. Today’s media outlets are not often about the story. It’s more about the product; this or that new thing … Continue reading

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Cowboy / Western Entertainer / Gunwriter

Sheriff Jim Wilson’s BLOG has a new look. The Sheriff tells me he will be posting at least twice a week now in an effort to share with you some tips on personal defense, hunting, firearms history, Old West history, … Continue reading

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VersaCarry Review & Video

My feature review of the VersaCarry system is up at Shooting Illustrated now. Read about this innovative carry method and watch the video interview with the man who developed it. If you carry a compact handgun, it might be the … Continue reading

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The Problem with the Taurus TCP

There is more to this story than what is shown in the video. When I first discovered the problem with the Taurus TCP I contacted Taurus and made them aware of the situation. After all, it was a new pistol … Continue reading

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.30 Remington AR – The Saga Continues

You can tell hunting season is approaching. Over the last week this blog has seen a 300% increase in searches and visits to posts about the .30 Remington AR. Every year about this time hunters start getting that urge to … Continue reading

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