Most AK and SKS rifles come to our shores with what I like to call communist wood for stocks and fore-ends. I call it such because they all look the same and are equally unimpressive in terms of looks. The standard stocks also don't offer much in the way of comfort. TAPCO seems to have solved this problem with its new line of Timbersmith stocks. These wooden models are available in different styles and colors for the AK and SKS and every unit is made from gorgeous lumber. Integral rubber buttpads add comfort, but you'll really drive your buddies nuts when they see your SKS looks better than their $1,000 safari rifle.
TAPCO Timbersmith Stocks
Skills Check: The Par 5 Drill
Incorporating different distances and target areas helps improve transitions and decision making.
Working With Mini Shotshells
When someone asks a store clerk for 9 mm ammunition, generally the clerk can zero in on the customer’s needs by asking a couple questions: Target or defense? OK then, 124- or 147-grain projectiles? And, away the happy customer goes with a box of cartridges.
Red Dot Sights and Astigmatism
How does astigmatism affect your ability to see the dot?
First Look: XS Sights R3D Sights for the Kimber K6
A new sighting option for your Kimber revolver.