In this video we shoot and showcase a reproduction Matchlock Musket from Veteran Arms, LLC. Matchlocks represent one of the first steps in the history of arms development and are immensely fun to fire.
Bob Owens is the Editor of BearingArms.com.
Bob is a graduate of roughly 400 hours of professional firearms training classes, including square range and force-on force work with handguns and carbines. He is a past volunteer instructor with Project Appleseed. He most recently received his Vehicle Close Quarters Combat Instructor certification from Centrifuge Training, and is the author of the short e-book, So You Want to Own a Gun.
He can be found on Twitter at bob_owens.