Latest Accurizing Stories

2014-07-01 23:01:34

Shane Michaels releases a review of 30 Days to Sharp Shooter, former CIA agent Jason Hanson’s guide to accurate shooting. Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) July 01, 2014 30 Days to Sharp Shooter, a step-by-step guide developed by former CIA agent Jason Hanson that teaches readers how to become a dead accurate shooter in just 30 days has caught the attention of Shane Michaels, prompting an investigative review. “When it comes to self defense with a personal firearm, practically anyone can pull...

2013-10-29 23:26:19

Casey Stegall and Team Report Live From Smart Rifle Facility in Austin Austin, TX (PRWEB) October 29, 2013 On Wednesday October 16th, as the clocks ticked toward the potential debt crisis, a team of FOX News reporters was inside TrackingPoint's™ state of the art technical facility, seeing first hand how the smart rifles that have disrupted the entire firearms industry are made and tested. The team reported live that day, and the lead reporter discussed hitting shots at 1000 yards...

2013-05-06 23:18:35

Outdoor Life uses the Linux powered long range hunting rifle to harvest nilgai in Texas. Austin, TX (PRWEB) May 06, 2013 Precision Guided Firearms have been the talk of the tech, outdoors, and firearms media since their launch in January 2013. While many have discussed the system, very few have had the privilege to actually be able to shoot it, and even fewer have been able to experience it off the range and in action in a real life long range hunting scenario. John B. Snow, the shooting...

Image 1 - Mass-production Technique Brings Robotic Insects To Life
2012-02-17 04:32:42

[ Video 1 ] | [ Video 2 ] Production method inspired by children's pop-up books enables rapid fabrication of tiny, complex devices A new technique inspired by elegant pop-up books and origami will soon allow clones of robotic insects to be mass-produced by the sheet. Devised by engineers at Harvard, the ingenious layering and folding process enables the rapid fabrication of not just microrobots, but a broad range of electromechanical devices. In prototypes, 18 layers of carbon...

Image 1 - Self-guided Bullet Can Hit Targets Over A Mile Away
2012-02-01 09:28:57

[ Watch the Video ] Engineers from Sandia National Laboratories (SNL) are developing a self-guiding bullet, that when fired from a small-caliber, smooth-bore firearm, can steer itself toward its target up to more than a mile away. The brainchild of Red Jones and Brian Kast, the self-guiding bullet -- being developed for the US military -- uses tiny fins to correct its course during flight allowing it to hit laser-illuminated targets with accurate precision. The developers say the bullet...

2011-06-21 00:00:28

The New Adjustable Air Amplifiers with Gauge Markings from Nex Flowâ“ž¢ indicate with accuracy the actual air gap used when in operation. The gap can be set from 0 to 1.5 mm providing the greatest control of compressed air use. (PRWEB) June 20, 2011 The New Adjustable Air Amplifiers with Gauge Markings from Nex Flowâ“ž¢ indicate with accuracy the actual air gap used when in operation. The gap can be set from 0 to 1.5 mm providing...

2009-03-25 08:33:58

Imagine a platoon of soldiers fighting in a hazardous urban environment who carry personal digital assistants that can display the location of enemy shooters in three dimensions and accurately identify the caliber and type of weapons they are firing.  Engineers at Vanderbilt University's Institute for Software Integrated Systems (ISIS) have developed a system that can give soldiers just such an edge by turning their combat helmets into "smart nodes" in a wireless sensor network. ISIS...

Word of the Day
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.