What's happening around The Bloke?


I just got myself a new SVORD 350B. Time for a Kydex Knife Sheath!

Gear Evaluation

Because of a torches relatively high current draw, rechargeable batteries are often the better choice. A rechargable has the obvious advantage of being able to be re-used multiple times. Saving both money and reducing environmental waste.



Firearms & Marksmanship

I knew from the outset that I was going to be replacing the trigger.

Reloading & Testing

The key to efficient reloading is ergonomics and economy of movement.



I often get asked what my morning Beard Grooming Routine is.


This is a sauce I quite often make when I am cooking steak but want a simple steak sauce to go on it.

People & Places

I realise I am probably behind the eight ball when it comes to Carbon Garage.


Spent the day changing over the handlebars to drag bars and pulling off the sprocket cover.


Stalking the Seasons Round is a practical book covering the seasons and how they affect hunting deer.