Monthly Archives: September 2018

Why a stealth refueling drone makes sense for the US Navy

Several years ago an independent study involving an “Air/Sea” war against China was done, and the F-35 didn’t do so well. While Lockheed Martin did their best to spin the study as a few hacks running hacky simulations on repurposed … Continue reading

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Thoughts on blade steels

There are a lot of different types of steels that go into making knife blades. Common carbon steel like 1095 (essentially iron alloyed with 0.95% carbon) or spring steel like 5160 which sometimes referred to as OCS for “old Chevy … Continue reading

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Interview advice for recent college graduates.

Over the last four months or so I’ve interviewed over a hundred individuals for either initial accessions into the military, or for a branch transfer for those currently serving. Some general observations. Honesty really is the best policy, but if … Continue reading

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“The Purge” and “The Handmaid’s Tale” are interchangeable Leftist propaganda.

One of the more accurate statements about politics in America is that Conservatives think Liberals are dumb, and Liberals think Conservatives are evil. The movies in “The Purge” series play that out just as accurately as Margaret Atwood’s fictionalized consequence … Continue reading

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