Author Archives: Corey Graff

Corey Graff

About Corey Graff

Corey Graff is the online editor for Gun Digest. His personal interest in firearms includes handguns for hunting and self-defense as well as guns from the World War II era.


Snagmag: Great Alternative to Ammo Pouch

The Snagmag is a cool piece of gun gear that allows you to carry a spare magazine in your pocket. From outside, it looks like a knife pocket clip. It's a great alternative to a standard ammo pouch.

Cell Phone Outages - Ham Radio

Cell Phone Outages in Boston Highlight Ham Radio Use

Cell phone outages added to the confusion following the tragic events of the 2013 Boston Marathon. Here's how ham radio played a role in providing alternative communications. It's a good reminder to have a backup plan for your cell phone during a disaster.


Emergency Radio: The Day the Cell Phones Died – Part III

Arguably the most versatile of the emergency radio services, amateur radio allows you to operate on virtually every mode and band, and push out a full legal limit of 1500 watts. You’ll need an amateur radio license to transmit. Here's what you need to know.

Ham Radio Activation

Video: Portable Ham Radio Activation on Colorado Summit

Video: Ham radio operator Matt, K0MOS activates a portable, emergency communications ham radio station atop Mount McConnell in Colorado. He demonstrates the ease with which amateur radio contacts are made with stations as far away as Wisconsin and Arkansas.