MASF Members Chronicles

Real life stories by MASF members relating to firearms, safety, education, training and mindset.

States’ Rights vs. Federal Government Will and the Ramifications for Second Amendment Rights

The Legislation of Marijuana: States’ Rights vs. Federal Government Will and the Ramifications for Second Amendment Rights By: Birdie Andree – MASF Member There are many cogent arguments both...

Catastrophic failure… loading .300 Blackout ammo into a .223 REM/5.56x45mm gun

By: Carlos Santillan – MASF Member - Background: I was at a friend's home to try out his .30 cal suppressor on my SBR. I have...

This is what happened when I didn’t listen to my gut instincts

By: Kacey Lester, college student – MASF Member Originally Published in MASF Quarterly Online Magazine Fall 2015 issue My name is Samantha Harris. I’m a 23...

Dealing with opposing views on firearms with a significant other.

By: Eric Cotter, Field Editor – MASF Member Originally Published in MASF Quarterly Online Magazine Fall 2015 issue For most the idea of being with someone...

Educating the Next Generation on Responsible Gun Ownership

By: Adam Kraut, Esq. – MASF Member Originally Published in MASF Quarterly Online Magazine Fall 2015 issue While it is impossible to isolate any particular factor...

I was anti-gun until the day my family and I were almost killed by...

By: Roger Acuavera – MASF Member I grew up in Oxon Hill, MD, a small town just outside Washington, DC. Growing up I had very...