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November 6, 2015 1 year ago

Glock 43 vs S&W Shield: The best CCW?

Today’s choices for a conceal carry handgun have come a long way in the last few years. Finally, gun owners can pick a pistol that is a solid balance of firepower and concealability, with good ergonomics and reliability that I would bet my life on. While there are a lot of firearms that fit the description of “new, slim, concealable, good pistol,” there are two that stand head and shoulders above the rest, the Smith & Wesson M&P Shield and the new Glock 43. Read more
November 3, 2015 1 year ago

Is the .380 Pocket Pistol Dead?

The .380 pocket pistol was once a decent conceal-carry firearm. But, with modern single-stack semi-automatics on the scene, the .380 pocket pistol may be dead. Read more
October 31, 2015 1 year ago

Gemtech Suppressed Bolt Carrier: Reliable Offgassing and Function

I was recently given the opportunity to check out a new bolt carrier group from Gemtech, dubbed the 5.56 Suppressed Bolt Carrier. Now I joke about “lefty problems” a lot as a minority southpaw, but shooting on the AR platform as a lefty with spent brass winging past your face, my schnozz is much closer to the ejection port than for our right-handed brethren. Gas Face. It’s a thing. Read more
October 29, 2015 1 year ago

Visor Essentials

Every vehicle needs storage. A company called Zulu Nylon Gear has addressed this type of storage solution with their MOLLE Visor Organizer Panel. Read more
October 27, 2015 1 year ago

Seattle Gun Tax Challenged by Second Amendment Foundation, NRA, and NSSF

Seattle passed a “Gun Violence Tax” on August 10th which taxed firearms and ammunition bought within the city limits. The Second Amendment Foundation, along with the National Rifle Association and National Shooting Sports Foundation, filed a motion for summary judgement in their lawsuit. What this means is that the plaintiffs have shown that the law passed by Seattle violates the state’s preemption law. Essentially, Seattle can’t pass laws more restrictive than Washington State law. Read more
October 26, 2015 1 year ago

Striker Targets

Striker Targets sent me their AR500 IPSC Reactive HUB (Human Upper Body) steel target and told me to shoot it. No problem. Read more
October 23, 2015 1 year ago

Sure Shots: Birds of a Feather Dove Shoot with Renee Blaine

Niki Jones of Sure Shots Magazine shares with us how the ladies of Texas spend a day of class and firepower. Read more

 

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November 1, 20151 year ago

Streamlight Helps Light the Pathway to Stop Diabetes®

November is American Diabetes Month. To help fund diabetes research, Streamlight is manufacturing a specially marked Red Nano Light and donating a portion of sales proceeds to the American Diabetes Association Read more
October 31, 20151 year ago

Magnum Research Introduces Cerakote Tungsten Desert Eagle

The iconic Desert Eagle has a new color scheme. Recently, Magnum Research announced the release of the .50AE and .44 Magnum Desert Eagles in Cerakote Tungsten. Read more
October 30, 20151 year ago

Combat Shooters is releasing a new charging handle

The new charging handle from Combat Shooters features a large latch on both sides for left or right-handed shooters. Combat Shooters starts shipping the new charging handle in about two weeks after anodizing and laser etching. Read more
October 30, 20151 year ago

Dead Air Rapidly Becoming Police Department Suppressor of Choice

Dead Air Armament™, the strikingly silent suppressor company, is pleased to announce that the Charlotte Mecklenburg Police Department SWAT unit of North Carolina has adopted Dead Air’s Sandman™ series of suppressors as their choice for departmental use. The contract was awarded to Dead Air over that of its competitors’ products only after several months of rigorous field testing and evaluations were completed. Read more
Posted in: news
Tags: MP Shield, shield upgrades
October 29, 20151 year ago

Performance Center By Smith & Wesson Introduces New M&P Shield Ported Models

Smith & Wesson announced that the Performance Center is now offering ported .40 S&W and 9mm M&P Shield pistols. Porting is the latest in a long line of Shield Upgrades. Read more
October 29, 20151 year ago

Articulating Accessory Adapter Indiegogo Campaign

There’s an Indiegogo campaign to fund an articulating adapter for picatinny mounts. The mount allows the rifle bipod to tilt and pivot while shooting off of uneven surfaces. Read more
Posted in: news
Tags: bolt action, hunting, Merkel
October 28, 20151 year ago

German-Based Merkel Introduces New Bolt-Action Rifle to US

American hunters and shooters now have a new option. German-based Merkel announced the introduction of the R15 in wood and synthetic stocks. Read more

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