The Savage Rascal

One of the important things one should do as a shooter who is also a parent is to introduce your children to shooting in a fun but disciplined way from the earliest practical age. That earliest practical age will vary from child to child but it will depend on their maturity, attitude, motor skills, and ...

Blaser R8

Introduction Straight pull hunting rifles have been around for a over a century and yet their acceptance in the United States has been only moderate, whereas in Europe and Britain it has been enthusiastic. The reasons for this are in all likelihood not simply based on practicalities or performance, but a result of firearms legislation and ...

Sopwith Camel

The Sopwith Camel has been immortalized in popular culture as Snoopy's imaginary World War I fighter as he engages with "The Red Baron" over the trenches of the Great War. But there's a lot more to the Sopwith Camel than just being Snoopy's dog-fight plane. It was the single most successful fighter aircraft of the ...

Avtoros Shaman

The idea of using an eight wheeled vehicle to soak up bumps and potholes in roads or tracks is not new. The first person to create a car using this principle was an American named Milton Reeves who re-built an ordinary four wheeled Overland automobile into an eight wheeled car which he called the Octoauto. ...

Skyrunner Flying Off-road Buggy

If you've ever thought it would be a great thing if someone invented an off-road buggy that could fly then you can crack open the champagne, because someone has. The off-road buggy is called the Skyrunner and it is basically an off-road buggy equipped with a para-sail and two propulsion systems; the engine can drive ...

Armored Jaguar XJ8 LWB

Have you ever thought that you'd like to drive around in an armored car? Well, the opportunity to do just that presents itself on July 13th, 2018 at the Bonhams sale to be held at the Goodwood Festival of Speed. This armored car is not an uncomfortable ex-military scout car however: this is an armored ...

Wicker-Cased ‘Coracle’ Tea Set

Let's assume that you have a classic motorcycle or two, and you intend to take the lady in your life for a pleasant afternoon jaunt to somewhere scenic, and perhaps romantic. Being a gentleman who is prepared for all foreseeable eventualities you know that you need to take an appropriate tea set with you so ...