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Jan
18

The M&P Project – Apex Tactical springs

After installing the Apex Tactical Hard Sear and competition sear spring, I set about to evaluate the other springs at my disposal.

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Jan
07

The M&P Project – Apex Tactical Hard Sear and Competition Sear Spring

Finally making it back to the M&P Project! If you recall, the first modification I made to my M&P9 was the Apex Tactical USB. The USB made a huge improvement to the stock trigger pull, but still left me with a relatively long reset. The next thing to try was Apex’s Hard Sear.

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Jan
02

Defense! (part 2)

This is part 2 of a two part article on ways you can insure you always get the best possible score on the competition floor. Well, ways besides practice! If you haven’t yet, you might want to also read the first part…

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Dec
31

Defense! (part 1)

When it comes to your score, there’s only one person that’s responsible for your score. YOU! Like it or not, in the end only you can be held responsible for your score. I can hear your inner monologue… “Now, Dave, you know that the RO makes his calls, and the Range Master does his thing, …

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Jul
18

The M&P Project – the Apex Tactical USB

What’s that old phrase? If something works, you can always make it better? In terms of first steps with the M&P Project, one of the products on the market I wanted to evaluate were the drop in parts offered by Apex Tactical. On the various forums, and in word of mouth, I’d heard a lot …

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May
14

Reloading: Lubing Your Cases

To lube or not to lube, that is the question… Strictly speaking, when resizing straight wall pistol cases, modern carbide resizing dies don’t require any lubricant on the case to prevent sticking. In fact, when I started reloading, I didn’t use case lube for exactly that reason. It wasn’t required. But… there are a number …

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May
12

Flipping Out – How To Use a Primer Flip Tray

Seemingly a pretty simple device, in concept, the primer flip tray’s sometimes confounds people. They come with no directions, of course. Their role in the reloading process is humble, but important, as they make handling primers effortless if used correctly. Check out the video, then hit the jump for some more info…

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May
10

C-More Care and Feeding – Fixing Wandering Windage

This is the 3rd and last article of the C-More Care and Feeding series. You might also like the first article on adjusting and zero’ing the scope, and the second article on the lens, diode, and battery/battery cover. This last one is somewhat controversial. User beware!

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May
09

C-More Care and Feeding – Lenses, Diodes, and Mounts, Oh My!

This is the second post on the Care and Feeding of the C-More Sight red dot scope. If you missed the first post in the series, you might want to refer back to it for some initial comments and background. If you’re clear there, let’s dive in!

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May
05

C-More Care and Feeding – Zero’ing and Adjustment

Arguably the most versatile and popular option on the market for IPSC/USPSA Open division sights, many folks have a love/hate relationship with their C-More Systems sight. With a little knowledge and experience, though, the C-More can be used for consistently good results. This is the first in a series of articles on the Care and …

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