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View From the Front Porch · 6m ago

Twist my arm...

Bobbi got home from work tonight with a couple of bags from Fresh Market in her arms. "Do you want a baked potato with dinner?" she asked.I sussed out the situation... "You got steaks? I was...
View From the Front Porch · 9h ago

From conversation elsewhere...

"It's something of which I try and remain cognizant. Yeah, I've been to a bunch of gun school...for work. Yeah, I have a pretty relaxed dress code...because I write about guns for a living. ...
View From the Front Porch · 10h ago

Good news and bad news...

On the left is Hornady's 147gr .355" XTP jacketed hollowpoint, a bullet not known for enth...
View From the Front Porch · 1d ago

Bigger, Better, Faster, More?

Wilson Combat's loading of the 115gr Barnes all-copper TAC-XP bullet turned in very consistent performance in some informal testing through four layers of denim. Whether fired from the 3" ba...
View From the Front Porch · 3d ago

Science!

In picture: Dark Star Gear holster, Grayguns FCU, Boresight Solutions frame.One neat consequence of the P320's modular nature is that you can test the effects of very specific changes, like ...
View From the Front Porch · 3d ago

Keys, please.

So, the anti-theft immobilizer system used on Bimmers in the late Nineties and early Aughties basically involves...stuff. Transponders and rolling codes and things.I've used a pre-FMVSS car ...
View From the Front Porch · 3d ago

Meanderings.

I have a pretty distinct mental checklist I follow for emptying the car of stuff if I'm ever planning on needing to leave it overnight for service or whatever, but apparently I need a card i...
View From the Front Porch · 4d ago

"How was your weekend, Tam?"

Now to get the title to the Zed Drei and Uber on over to the BMW dealership and get some n...
View From the Front Porch · 5d ago

Overheard in the Office...

RX: "What makes you think the video is Japanese?"Me: "Because of the way they're folding that stuff. Look, in Japan, they've basically raised two things past 'art form' and clean into 'cultu...
View From the Front Porch · 5d ago

Two Updates For the Price of One

Thursday I got the Glock 29 out to Atlanta Conservation Club where it was fed a box of Armscor 180gr FMJ. The gun ran fine for me, albeit I was concentrating on a firm grip. There was one ro...