Author Archives: Joe

About Joe

As an Oath Keeper Joe is known for his staunch, unwavering defense of Liberty and the Constitution. His background in medicine, from the streets as a FF/EMT to a level 1 trauma team, bring a unique perspective to TBS team. As a life long firearms enthusiast you may also recognize him from his work with MAC and as founder of 13C Gun Reviews.

Bushnell Engage Scope Review 4-16x44mm

The Engage line of rifle scopes and binoculars is an aggressive push from Bushnell to meet market demands for optics packed with features at near entry level price [..]

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Olight PL-Mini Valkyrie Weapon Light

PL-Mini Valkyrie: Compact, lightweight, bright and rechargeable. When it comes to weapons lights there are a lot of options and a lot of features to consider in addition [..]

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Ti-Rant 9M – AAC – Advanced Armament Corporation Silencer Review

A closer look at the Ti-Rant 9M from AAC – Advanced Armament Corporation in both full and short (K) configurations with super and subsonic ammunition as well as [..]

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Mission First Tactical AR-15 upgrades: spice up that base AR.

A question we get a lot here is “I bought a base AR, what can I do to spice it up that won’t break the bank?” Some options [..]

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Body Armor Threat Levels

Body armor is a necessary piece of equipment for law enforcement agents, security agents, bodyguards, and unfortunately has become common place for even EMS and Fire personnel. When [..]


Sig Sauer Romeo 5 XDR OPMOD Variant from Optics Planet

Our latest review takes a look at the OPMOD variant of the Sig Romeo 5 XDR from Optics Planet. With one of our favorite reticles, the 65MOA outer [..]

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Remington’s new 1911 R1 Ultralight Executive

Testing for the full review on the new 1911 R1 Ultralight Executive from Remington is complete and the results are in. Two months ago we gave you the [..]

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Bowers VERS 458 SOCOM Silencer & CMMG Anvil MkW-15 review

458 SOCOM is one of those niche calibers that you really can’t appreciate until you get behind one and start shooting it. For me it’s probably not something [..]

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HatsanUSA MOD 125 Sniper Vortex QE review and Intro to Air Rifles

Air Rifles are something we haven’t covered here at 13C before and we’ve had several questions and suggestions from subscribers on these so it’s definitely time to take [..]

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“Multiburst Trigger Activator” ban- Indiana State Senator introduces anti-gun bills.

State Senator Greg Taylor (D, Dist 33) has introduced two different bills for the 2018 legislative session poised at limitng the Right to Keep and Bear Arms in [..]

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