Red Dot Optics and You (Podcast – Ballistic Radio Episode 43 – January 5, 2014)

For the first broadcast of 2014 John and Andy welcome Lt. Col. Freddie Blish (USMC RET) onto the show to discuss Red Dot Optics,…

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25,054 rounds fired in 20 days…1 failure (Round 3,124)…1 parts breakage (stripped grip screw bushing). I’ll be sad to see it go, but we’ve…

The Filming of “Easy Day” (Podcast – Ballistic Radio Episode 42 – December 29, 2013)

This week John and Andy talk to Chris Costa and Shawn Nelson about their new action short “Easy Day”, advertising in the firearms industry,…

Salient MK25 Prototype 10,770 rounds and counting…

Salient MK25 Prototype 10,770 rounds and counting…

So I broke the 10,000 round mark yesterday, and the gun’s round count currently sits at 10,770. Which seems great until I think of…

Salient Week 2/Holster Giveaway (Podcast – Ballistic Radio Episode 41 – December 22, 2013)

This week John and Andy discuss the torture test of the Salient Arms MK25 Tier 1 prototype, John’s trip to Atlanta, and Chris Costa’s…

The SMK25 at the beginning of it's firing cycle. Contrary to what some people believe, the bullet has already left the gun well before recoil takes place...

4122 rounds later…

UPDATE: 6,613 Rounds fired, no further issues. Check back Monday for a complete update. -John First off I think there’s been some confusion as to…

Salient MK25 Gunporn/Update

Salient MK25 Gunporn/Update

Here’s a photo update, with a more detailed review coming later. Long story short, the gun has made it 2,600+ rounds so far without…

“Deer” Salient, Salient Torture Test Week 1 (Podcast – Ballistic Radio Episode 40 – December 15, 2013)

John and Andy discuss the first week of the Salient MK25 test, take calls, and answer online listener’s questions. Andy also talks about driving…

Right side of the SMK25. Notice the slide cuts to reduce the reciprocating mass of the slide, as well as the custom Bar Sto match barrel...

Day 1 with the Salient MK25 (SMK25)

If you follow the show’s facebook page at all, or, if you’ve been listening recently you’ll have heard me mention “The Salient” multiple times…

Winter Carry Issues (Podcast – Ballistic Radio Episode 39 – December 8, 2013)

This week John and Andy discuss winter carry issues, including what if any changes you should make to your carry gear. Several listeners call…