Tyler Capobres

Tyler Capobres has years of experience torture testing guns, knives and gear to their limit. If he’s not writing about gun projects, reviewing products or mocking anti-gun zealots on Twitter, you’ll find him at the range. Owner of thegoodgun.com, a website dedicated to all gun and knife enthusiasts.

Contests

The TGG Giveaway Ends 11-13!

The giveaway we’ve been running since October is finally coming to an end on Monday, November 13th!

You have until 11:45PM CST to get your final entries submitted. Everyone has done an amazing job getting bonus entries!

The winners will be randomly picked on Saturday, November 18th. We will email each winner to make shipping arrangements, and will publicly announce the winners on Monday, November 20th.

Good luck, everyone!

Articles, Weapons

Smith & Wesson Shield 500-Round Test

My Smith & Wesson Shield in 9mm has seen a lot of rounds put through it, so I thought now would be a good time to write an article about it. Normally it wouldn’t be such a big thing, since the Shield has been out for quite some time now. Many people have done reviews on it, and many have put 500 rounds through it like I have. Unlike most people, I’m extremely critical of how a gun operates when it’s dirty. Every gun worth having should work when clean, but any gun worth carrying should go above and beyond that. I hold all my guns to that level, whether they are for carrying or just a range toy.

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Articles, Politics

California Gun Control Hypocrisy

California claims to have the safety of its citizens in mind whenever they cram gun control legislation down gun owners’ throats. The irony of this can be seen in California politicians who have been simultaneously for gun control, and were convicted of gun trafficking. The prime example of this is former Senator Leland Yee.

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Articles, Shooting

The 8 Crucial Steps to Follow to Survive A Mass Shooting

When you are out in public, whether it be shopping in your local mall or attending a large event, it is always good planning to prepare for danger. Las Vegas, one of the most tragic shootings in the US, is another somber reminder of what could happen to us and our loved ones. That is why it’s very important to keep an eye our for anything suspicious, and to remain prepared no matter where you are. And yes, this applies to just about any situation, whether you’re in the office or running errands outside the house.

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Articles, Gear, Shooting

What They Don’t Tell You About Silencers

Whether you’re hunting or doing it as a hobby, handling a gun is way different from using a crossbow or recurve bow. It isn’t only about the positioning and the way you aim at a target, but by the sound as well! Not only does a gun have recoil, but it creates a rather loud “bang”. Many movies and television shows would have us think that handling a gun’s noise isn’t a huge deal. But let me tell you this: You WILL need to take precaution and acquaint yourself with how to handle the sound. This is where a suppressor plays an important role.

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Articles, Politics

Guest Post on Popucrime

With the Vegas shooting having shocked us all, the gun control crowd shook it off and proceeded to use the dead bodies as a soap box for their agenda.

In response to their callousness, and Congress’ knee-jerk legislation, I’ve published an article with my observations and opinions on the whole situation.

You can find it on Popucrime, by clicking here.