Firearm Tips & Techniques
Les Baer began tuning, fixing and modifying guns in 1973. His first shop, so to speak, was the basement of his home in Allentown, Penn. Enthusiasts quickly discovered the quality of his work and word spread. By 1976 demand was outgrowing his workspace, forcing him to expand. In 1980 he launched his full-time gunsmithing career by establishing Bear Custom Guns.
Today the K-80 is available in eight different versions and continues to dominate. Its performance remains world-class, thanks to a solid design and the company’s willingness to listen to feedback.
Far less familiar than the Thompson or the Reising, the U.S.-made UD M’42 submachine gun was still a factor for the OSS and French resistance fighters operating behind enemy lines during World War II.
I was attempting to sight-in a Winchester Model 94 side-eject rifle in .30-30 Win. using a telescopic sight. The shots printed high with the elevation cranked all the way down. Am I right to conclude that placing shims under the front telescopic sight base should correct this problem?
The Yavapai Amateur Radio Club will hold a special broadcast event on Nov. 17, 2022, in celebration of the NRA's 151st birthday, from Gunsite Academy's Prescott, Ariz., campus.