Fast Track Rifle Load Development

Fast Track Chronograph Load Development Method SAFETY DISCLAIMER This process doesn’t replace the safety guidelines found in standard reloading manuals. Within this article, there will some discussion around shooting a rifle outside for a designated gun range in to a home made bullet catcher. If you live in downtown Houston TX, do not shoot your rifle in… Read more »

Max Michel Training Academy AAR

A couple of us at Patriot Defense had the privilege to attend one of Max Michel Jr’s intermediate shooting classes during the LSI Texas State Open USPSA Level II match. In case you’ve been living in a cave for the past 15yrs here’s a little background on Max Michel Jr. By anyone’s account, Max Michel,… Read more »

Alaskan Guide Creations Chest Bino Pack – 1Yr Review

 I’d like to take the time to shed some light on a piece of equipment thatseems to go everywhere with me from shooting competitions to a stroll through the woods with the family. It’s the Alaskan Guide Creations Chest Bino Pack; design and made in the USA by a great guide/outdoorsman Jaret Owens. Simply put, this… Read more »

Considering Environmental Conditions – Density Altitude

Considering Environmental Conditions: Density Altitude Method Introduction One of the biggest hurdles I had to overcome as I became involved in long range shooting, was the ability to easily and accurately consider changes in the environmental conditions to allow a predictable change in DOPE. Changes in the environmental conditions, mainly due to shifts in Temperature… Read more »

CMC Trigger Review – 3.5 lb Flat Trigger Drop In Unit

CMC Flat Trigger Review Paul Anderson – Patriot Defense History CMC is a Texas based company with a reputation for manufacturing an innovative, self-contained and easy-to-install AR-15/AR-10 trigger group and I decided to try out the complete experience from door to door on a Patriot Defense 16” Duty rifle, in the Bravo model configuration. Thanks… Read more »

Rocky Mountain Steel Quest “RMSQ”

Rocky Mountain Steel Quest   I recently had the opportunity to shoot in the Rocky Mountain Steel Quest “RMSQ”, put on by Competition Dynamics ( a few weekends ago outside Douglas, Wyoming. The RMSQ is a “hike and shoot” rifle match similar to the steel safari that they host in Logan, NM each summer. The… Read more »

Blog – ‘Into The Breech’

Into The Breach – A Precision Firearms Blog Into The Breach brings you basic and advanced marksmanship skills, competition AAR’s, unbiased gear reviews, and a look into the long range precision shooting world. This blog was created to help shooters of all skill levels share knowledge and understanding of the skills, equipment, and other factors… Read more »

2013 Sniper Adventure Challenge

Looking for a challenge? How does 24-40 hrs of continuous physical and mental endurance testing sound to you? Add to that, some 30-40 miles of foot/land navigation? Awesome, and a little intimidating, right? Well, that’s what I thought when I first heard about the Sniper Adventure Challenge (SAC) Endurance class hosted by Competition Dynamics –… Read more »