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Review of the Full-Size S...

Review of the Full-Size Steelcraft Todd Begg Bodega

I’ve been fortunate enough to sample some of the best examples of mid-tech/semi-custom knives which the...

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My First NRA Annual Meeti...

My First NRA Annual Meeting (NRAM 2017)

I’ve been a Lifetime NRA Member for several years now, but have never taken the time to go to one of...

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Canon Announces The New E...

Canon Announces The New EOS-1D X!

Specifications Type Digital, AF/AE single-lens reflex camera Recording Media Dual CF Cards (Type I or...

A Year of Dry Fire Practice

2016 was the year I started seriously competing in various practical shooting sports.  Prior to 2016 I had shot...

A Year of Dry Fire Practice
posted on: Jun 21, 2017 | author: John B. Holbrook, II

The 2017 USPSA Ohio State Championshi...

The Buckeye Blast has become a bit of a Memorial Day weekend tradition within Ohio USPSA – it’s a very...

The 2017 USPSA Ohio State Championship (Buckeye Blast)
posted on: Jun 5, 2017 | author: John B. Holbrook, II

Live Fire Shotgun Drills

In preparation for a recent shotgun match I was in, I did some live fire practice drills which I’d like to share...

Live Fire Shotgun Drills
posted on: May 23, 2017 | author: John B. Holbrook, II

World Class Pistol Skills Class With ...

Little known fact:  One of the best pistol shooters (and arguably the best) grew up on a farm about 2 hours North...

World Class Pistol Skills Class With Robert Vogel
posted on: May 22, 2017 | author: John B. Holbrook, II
Review of the Zero Tolerance ZT 0095S90VBLK

Review of the Zero Tolerance ZT 0095S90VBLK

posted on: Apr 24, 2017 | author: John B. Holbrook, II

Hopefully if you’re reading this review, you know that I reviewed the Zero Tolerance  ZT 0095 Russia Exclusive version just a couple of weeks...

Review of My Custom P320 X-Five Holster

Review of My Custom P320 X-Five Holster

posted on: Apr 24, 2017 | author: John B. Holbrook, II

Whether for competition or concealed carry, a great gun needs a great holster.  Readers of ThruMyLens will know that for the last couple of weeks...

Review of the SIG Sauer P320 X-Five

Review of the SIG Sauer P320 X-Five

posted on: Apr 20, 2017 | author: John B. Holbrook, II

I have to admit, I’m pretty excited to share this review.  The excitement started back in January at SHOT Show 2017 when I got my hands on the...

Review of the Zero Tolerance ZT 0850

Review of the Zero Tolerance ZT 0850

posted on: Apr 18, 2017 | author: John B. Holbrook, II

Going to SHOT Show can have its good and bad points.  Yes, there’s so much of interest to see.  ThruMyLens fans will recall I went to SHOT...

Review of the Zero Tolerance 0095

Review of the Zero Tolerance 0095

posted on: Apr 14, 2017 | author: John B. Holbrook, II

The Zero Tolerance 0095 (and its variants) is a knife that slipped under my radar.  Here in the US, the knife was introduced in 2016 as the ZT...

Review of the Zero Tolerance ZT0456

Review of the Zero Tolerance ZT0456

posted on: Apr 5, 2017 | author: John B. Holbrook, II

The Zero Tolerance ZT0456 isn’t a new knife – it was actually introduced in 2016.  I didn’t pick one up until the fall of that...

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