Seattle Gun Tax Revenue Falls, And Fails, Again…

Seattle Gun Tax Revenue Falls, And Fails, Again… BELLEVUE, WA. – Seattle’s “gun violence tax” revenue has once again failed to meet predictions, demonstrating once again that this was really a thinly disguised gun control scheme that was sold to the public as an effort to reduce so-called “gun violence,” the Second Amendment Foundation said… Read More

CCI Adds to Mini-Mag Product Line with Segmented Hollow Point

CCI Ammunition announced an addition to its Mini-Mag rimfire product line. New Mini-Mag Segmented Hollow Point bullets are engineered to split into three equal-size parts on impact, creating three distinct wound channels that quickly take down small game and varmints. Shipments are being delivered to dealers. Mini-Mag remains a popular choice among CCI’s 22 LR lines,… Read More

Review: Taurus Spectrum

The Taurus Spectrum Growing up in the Midwest, I didn’t have a lot of choices in “compact” anything. And there were few choices in handguns and ammunition for everyday ­­carry (EDC). Now, we are spoiled by the bounty in the compact gun market, and there has never been a better time for effective, defensive-­oriented ammunition… Read More

Bushnell Launches New Ballistics App

    Bushnell has announced the release of a new Bushnell Ballistics App, powered by the Applied Ballistics Ultralite Engine. The Bushnell Ballistics App is a companion app used with riflescopes to calculate firing solutions for ammunition and rifle combinations. The app allows users to use current atmospheric data and AB Laboratory bullet data to… Read More

Review: Rock Island Armory XT 22 Magnum

Rock Island Armory XT 22 Magnum When it comes to firearms, we consider a lot of ratios. The cost-­benefit ratio. The weight-­to-­power ratio. The size-to-­magazine-­capacity ratio. But how often do we consider the fun-­to-­size ratio? Or the utility-­to-­disadvantaged ratio? After spending some time with the new Rock Island Armory (RIA) XT 22 Magnum, I can… Read More

Ammo Cans and Crates from MTM Case-Guard

MTM Case-Gard offers storage solutions that replicate the shape of familiar surplus metal boxes — including the .30-caliber can ($10) — as well as crates for storage and transportation of nontraditional shapes and sizes. You’ll find them to be just as useful for hauling gear besides ammo. $10 – $45 An ammunition box is a… Read More

New Gauntlet Air Rifle is Amazingly Accurate and Sleek

Take a look at Umarex Air Guns’ product line and your inner kid will be envious of the air gun choices available. Their lineup is a great way to introduce a child to firearms and at the same time exciting the gun aficionado or hunter in each one of us. Some of the licensed replicas they… Read More

Air Rifle History – ‘Gun Stories’

Air guns have always been tools more than toys. Tools for hunting, tools for target shooting and tools for war. In fact, air guns may be the most unique gun story of all. Air guns offered huge advantages over their black powder counterparts. They were quieter, though not as much as you might think, didn’t… Read More

Mauser Reveals New Hunting Rifle at SHOT Show 2018

Matthias Klotz, the Managing Director at Mauser Jagdwaffen GmbH, met with Mike Schoby, Publisher at Outdoor Sportsman Group, to promote Mauser’s new M18 Bolt-Action Rifle. The new M18 is a no-frills hunting rifle that is available in .308 and .30-06 and comes with a 5-round magazine. The M18 Bolt-Action Rifle also features a multi-purpose hollow… Read More

Alpha Munitions Makes Some Of The Best Brass

Alpha Munitions 6mm Creedmoor Few things in the firearms world develop a significant emotional attachment like that found between a rifleman who reloads and his brass. Just like the Sunday school lesson where the shepherd leaves the 99 sheep to go in search of the lost one, so will many riflemen search high and low… Read More

The Guns of Jack Carr’s “The Terminal List”

James Reece, a United States Navy SEAL team commander, is on his final deployment when disaster strikes. His entire team was wiped out in a well-planned and deadly ambush that seemed orchestrated. As he unraveled the conspiracy that brought about the deaths of his teammates, he discovered that corrupt elements in the federal government, the… Read More

Our G&A April 2018 Issue

The Kimber Talkeetna in .375 H&H and The Kimber Caprivi in .416 Rem. Mag. are featured in the April ’18 issue of Guns & Ammo. Our G&A April issue will be on Newsstands from March 6th. Brad Fitzpatrick and Chris Mudgett have been on the range shooting the new PPQ’s and an updated P22 from Walther.… Read More

Review: Barrett Fieldcraft

The new Barrett Fieldcraft offers custom quality at a production-rifle price.   I saw Barrett’s new Fieldcraft rifle at the 2017 SHOT Show and then again at this year’s NRA Annual Meetings in Atlanta. Both times that I stopped to pick it up, I couldn’t help but think it looked like a custom job from… Read More

Top Ruger American Rifle Upgrades Right Now

The Ruger American Rifle It’s a simple rifle, an accurate rifle and an affordable rifle. The Ruger American Rifle is a means of heading afield with a reliable firearm without breaking the bank or having you sleeping solo on the sofa. However, we riflemen also like to personalize our chosen rifles, whether it be through… Read More

Annie Oakley: The Peerless Shot

September 1967 Issue of G&A Annie Oakley achieved worldwide stardom when she joined Buffalo Bill’s Wild West show in 1885, but she had been impressing spectators with her shotgun and rifle shooting for at least 10 years prior. Before Oakley (her stage name) began performing for audiences, she had to endure a hard upbringing in… Read More

Review: Geissele Super Precision Rail

Geissele Super Modular Rail Mk8 13-inch ($225) and Mk13 9.5-inch ($250) for AR-type carbines are coveted SOPMOD enhancements — even within the U.S. Special Operations community. Ease of installation and tight tolerances are two descriptors not often used together, especially when referring to firearm parts. However, there is one company that has stood out for… Read More

The Saga of a Rare, Alloy-Framed Hi Power

The FN Mark III Hi Powers are tough enough to stand up to a heavy shooting schedule. This FBI HRT clone was built by Wayne Novak and went 23,000 rounds with no broken parts. My introduction to the Hi Power came at The Gun Room, a store that used to be in Dearborn Heights, Michigan.… Read More

SIG Sauer P320 X-Carry

The SIG Sauer P320 series of pistol has been very well received by both the civilian and military market. There are good reasons for that, the P320 has a lot to offer in great ergonomics, a great trigger and great accuracy potential. But what has caught shooters’ attention is the pistol’s chassis system. The company’s… Read More

Triple Aught Design’s Range Hoodie and Force 10 RS Pant

Triple Aught Design, more affectionately know as TAD Gear, has a long-standing reputation of producing some of the most durable and well-designed products available. Its line of fleece hoodies and jackets has cornered the market because fleece is a difficult material to work with, but TAD understands the material, has excellent quality control and uses… Read More

M16 Automatic Rifle – ‘Gun Stories’

The US military has had numerous iconic service rifles that define each era of American fire power. But, one rifle still stands as the longest serving of all time. And as of today, there is no clear heir ready to take its place. That rifle is Eugene Stoner’s M16. In 1955, Eugene Stoner, a young… Read More

M1918 BAR Browning Automatic Rifle – ‘Gun Stories’

Faced with trench warfare, WWI troops needed a portable weapon with enough firepower to change the course of a battle. Leave it to John Browning to come up with a perfect answer: the Browning Automatic Rifle. Although it entered WWI at the tail end of the conflict, the BAR had a measurable impact on some… Read More

DeSantis’ The Speed-Lite Holster

Holster makers are often reluctant to make new rigs for pistols with lights attached due to the frequency in changes made. In spite of the growing trend to conceal a pistol with a light, it can be challenging to find a quality holster for a full-size pistol and light that’s comfortable to wear. DeSantis’ new… Read More

XD-E- Now Available In Men’s Sizes.

Last spring, we got our hands on the XD-E for the first time, an all new concealed carry size gun from Springfield Armory. In a move that many would see as backwards regression in gun design, the E in XD-E stood for External hammer. However, there are many good reasons for this design. You can… Read More

CIA Agent’s Memory Sketch of the Kalashnikov Rifle

Kalashnikov Media has recently published a scanned copy of a quite an interesting drawing. It is said to be the hand sketch of a CIA agent who first saw the AK-47 rifle in 1953. It was a part of a report which told that during a demining operation in Leningrad and Novgorod oblasts (administrative division) the… Read More

Tacc-Con 2108 Plays to Over-Flow Crowds

Opinion ShotKam Firearms Training Tool Ft Collins, CO –-( 2018 Tac-Con (Polite Society), Little Rock, AR We just finished the three-day 2018 Tac-Con, put-together annually by Tom and Lynn Givens. Big crowd this year! In fact, Tom had to turn-away quite a few, as the facility will accommodate so many. Both Vicki and I presented… Read More

Three Reasons Student Walkout Over Guns is Bogus Non-Event ~ VIDEO

USA –-( One month after the Parkland, Florida shooting untold “thousands of students” participated in a school walkout Nationwide. Supposedly, the walkout was an effort to demand unspecified action to stop the undefined problem of “gun violence.” The mainstream media (MSM) would have us believe that number is significant. Using vagaries like “thousands,” which could… Read More

Antigun Groups Promote Gun Control, NOT School Safety

By Roger J. Katz, Attorney at Law and Stephen L. D’Andrilli The Incessant Attack On Guns And Gun Ownership Has Nothing To Do With And Will Do Nothing To Make Our Schools Safe.Arbalest Quarrel New York, NY  -(  With the latest shooting tragedy—this one at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida—antigun groups wasted little time in singling… Read More

Australia | NSW Supreme Court Decision a Disaster for Gun Owners

Australia: NSW Supreme Court Decision a Disaster for Gun Owners Arizona -( In 2017, when I visited Australia, Donald Eykamp had an ongoing appeal at the New South Wales Supreme Court. That case has been resolved. The decision came down on 18 December 2017. I was unable to obtain a copy of the decision until… Read More

Top Five Magazine Holsters

In one sense, a magazine holster is a fairly low-tech piece of gear, but it too needs to be a sure and steady platform for your reload. With that, here are my top five choices in magazine holsters. The post Top Five Magazine Holsters appeared first on GunsAmerica Digest. Full Story Here Guns America Blog… Read More

Ruger Charger Pistol | Pint Sized Package with the Accuracy of a Rifle

Ruger 10/22 Charger U.S.A. –-( I have always had a fondness for the “oddball” handguns. Standard revolvers and semi-auto pistols are great, but I still preferred the ones that were like small rifles. The Remington XP-100, Thompson Center Contender, Savage Striker, Rossi Ranch Hand and old school AR pistols before they came out with the… Read More

Remember, Nobody Wants to Take your Guns

Remember, Nobody Wants to Take your Guns Fayetteville, AR – -( Emily Dickinson is admired by many in my field as a poet who could find meaning in the most minute of observations. One of her poems that I’ve been quoting to people since my days in high school gets at the question of significance and… Read More

AmeriGlo Hackathorn Night Sights | Long Term Review

AmeriGlo packages the Hackathorn sights just like the rest of their lineup. U.S.A. –-( The AmeriGlo Hackathorn sights have been my go-to bargain priced night sight for several years now. Like many of you, whenever I buy a new pistol, one of the first changes I make is adding better sights, especially in the case of… Read More

New Jersey: Gun Owner Rally in Trenton on March 26 2018

New Jersey: Gun Owner Rally in Trenton on March 26 2018National Rifle Association Institute For Legislative Action (NRA-ILA) Fairfax, VA – -( Garden State NRA members and gun owners are invited and encouraged to attend a morning rally in Trenton on March 26 2018. After electing one of the most anti-gun governors in the history of… Read More

Crossbows for Firearm-restricted cultures: Mission Crossbows

Y-man at SHOT 2018 In a continuation of the experiences I had at SHOT 2018, I visited exhibitions which could actually have a chance at penetrating the very highly restricted firearms environment in my country. Most importantly, I took a good look at some exhibitions from crossbow as well as airgun manufacturers. If introduced here in Nigeria,… Read More

US Army Awards General Atomics a Contract to Develop Railguns

On March 1st, 2018 General Atomics Electromagnetic Systems (GA-EMS) has announced that they have been awarded a US Army contract through the Defense Ordnance Technology Consortium (DOTC). The contract will allow the General Atomics to evaluate and develop electromagnetic railguns. This research will be accomplished in support of the U.S. Army Armament Research, Development, and Engineering Command (ARDEC).… Read More

A Pair of “Nightmare” P-series SIGs from Robar and Gray Guns

When I first started carrying concealed, I was carrying a single-stack, striker-fired gun, but thanks to some inspiration from the late Bob Owens (RIP) and a chance encounter with a SIG P239 Gen2 SAS in a Houston gun store on my birthday, I ended up going DA/SA for my carry guns and haven’t looked back.… Read More

Replacing Failing Gun Organization Leadership

Opinion by Henry Bowman NRA Leadership Board of Directors USA – -( NRA members, Defenders of the 2nd Amendment it is time we replace high leadership within the NRA. In the light of recent months, it has become clear that existing NRA leadership, namely that of Wayne Lapierre and Chris Cox has become a threat… Read More

School Administration Only Allows One Side of Gun Debate

School Administration Only Allows One Side of Gun Debate Arizona -( When political activists are attempting to pass a long-term agenda with emotion and fear, they cannot allow dissent. The emotional narrative they are pushing is fragile. Dissent causes people to think. Thinking causes the narrative to collapse. Andy Dalsin, alone and courageous high school… Read More

LWRC PDW – Dynamite Comes In Small Packages

I have been on record as disliking short barreled rifles ( SBR’s), not because I think you shouldn’t be allowed to own one, but because they are ineffective. The velocity loss from chopping a barrel below 16 inches in 5.56 caliber is catastrophic in terms of combat effectiveness, with shorter being exponentially worse. I felt… Read More

Florida Police Seize Man’s Firearms Using New ‘Risk Protection Order’

A Broward County judge ordered the removal of four firearms and 267 rounds of ammunition from a 56-year-old man residing in Lighthouse Point, a community 14 miles east of Parkland.   The post Florida Police Seize Man’s Firearms Using New ‘Risk Protection Order’ appeared first on GunsAmerica Digest. Full Story Here Guns America Blog March 19,… Read More

RedBall Sports .45 ACP 20 Round Magazines for Hi-Point 4595TS Carbines

RedBall Sports makes high capacity magazines for Hi-Point pistol caliber carbines. Earlier TFB reported about their 9mm magazines and recently the company announced that they are now making .45 ACP magazines for Hi-Point 4595TS Carbines. Arguably one of the most significant drawbacks of the Hi-Point carbines are the single stack magazines. Having a pistol caliber carbine… Read More

New Swarovski Z8i 0,75-6×20

Swarovski from Austria take an interesting approach at this year’s IWA. When almost everything and anything has been invented already, why not invent a rifle scope that makes things appear smaller than they are? Sounds stupid? Well, hold on for a second because I kind of buy the idea. But, in my opinion it is… Read More

TFB Book Review: The Anti-Tank Rifle by Steven Zaloga

Osprey Publications has recently come out with a new title in the Weapon Series of books, “The Anti-Tank Rifle”.  It is a light history of the anti-tank rifle from the First World War to the beginning of the Cold War. For those not familiar with the Weapon Series from Osprey Publications, the series of books are… Read More

Flake News

Art by A.F. Branco Flake NewsAmmoLand Gun News USA –-( Flake News. Americanus Never-Trumpus Jeff Flake, one of the main GOP Never Trumpers, isn’t ruling out a run for president but shouldn’t count on his home state for a lot of votes. Did you enjoy this cartoon? Sign up for Ammoland in your Inbox and… Read More

Nesting Owls Becoming YouTube Stars on Webcam

Nevada  – -( A trio of great horned owls have become international celebrities after a livestream camera observing their nests went viral. The three owls, two females and one male, were spotted by employees at the Desert Research Institute (DRI) in Reno nesting on the second story ledge of one of their buildings. Nevada Department… Read More

Nikon BLACK RANGEX 4K Laser Rangefinder – Full Review

During the 2018 SHOT Show, Nikon released several new additions to their wildly popular BLACK line of optics. While perusing the new products at the Nikon booth during the Show, one product, in particular, the BLACK RANGEX 4K Laser Rangefinder, caught my eye. Chatting with the Nikon representative, he stated that the unit was capable… Read More

Schumer Pushing Black Rifle Ban, Criminalizing Private Transfers & More

“We have seen an epidemic of gun violence and mass shootings simply envelop America for too long. Each one reveals new loopholes and gaps in gun safety,” said the Senator from New York. The post Schumer Pushing Black Rifle Ban, Criminalizing Private Transfers & More appeared first on GunsAmerica Digest. Full Story Here Guns America… Read More

New: Heckler & Koch Introduce Gen 3 Polymer Magazine

Heckler & Koch have introduced their new 5.56x45mm Gen 3 polymer magazine at the 2018 Enforce Tac law enforcement and defence trade fair at Nürnberg Messe, Germany. Soldier Systems Daily have the first photos of the new magazine, which is quite a departure from the earlier Gen 2 Heckler & Koch magazines. Unlike the Gen2, the… Read More

[Review] Shell Shock Technologies: S3 Reload

When I was contacted about reviewing new pistol sizing and recapping dies I thought, “wow….dies. Big deal”. What are these S3 Reload dies anyways? Shell Shock Technologies (SST) of Westport, Connecticut has created the S3 RELOAD set; dies not just for “regular” brass, but designed to accommodate the NAS3 casings (their nickel alloy casings for… Read More

POTD: EMTAN CZ Scorpion Mag Fed AR

  At IWA, I walked past EMTAN’s booth.See photo below. Nothing of much interest as their booth had AR-15 style rifles. That is until I spotted something on the wall that looked interesting. It is a 9mm AR that uses CZ Scorpion Evo mags. Considering the popularity of 9mm pistol caliber carbines I am surprised… Read More

Meet the New C39v2 Blade AK Pistol from Century Arms

As Jason Karvois, Century’s Director of Sales, said in the press release, “The addition of the Shockwave Blade offers a very handy and accurate pistol with the reliability and durability you would expect from an AK.” The post Meet the New C39v2 Blade AK Pistol from Century Arms appeared first on GunsAmerica Digest. Full Story… Read More

P365 – SIG’s New Wonder Weapon

I never thought I would say this, but the P365 isn’t just a good carry gun. It is a good do anything gun. With the capacity on board and a potential of 12+1 with extended mags, there is no reason it can’t. This gun is literally good enough to run 6 plate racks or compete… Read More

NRA Corrects Trump on Gun Confiscation: ‘POTUS Supports Due Process’

“I had a great meeting tonight with @realDonaldTrump & @VP. We all want safe schools, mental health reform and to keep guns away from dangerous people,” said NRA’s Chris Cox on Twitter. The post NRA Corrects Trump on Gun Confiscation: ‘POTUS Supports Due Process’ appeared first on GunsAmerica Digest. Full Story Here Guns America Blog… Read More

Build a Complete AR-15 Upper in Under 45 Minutes

As we stare down the barrel (no pun intended) of another attempted gun grab, I felt like it is time we take a look at exactly how to keep your AR running indefinitely. The post Build a Complete AR-15 Upper in Under 45 Minutes appeared first on GunsAmerica Digest. Full Story Here Guns America Blog… Read More

Ride-Sharing Company Lyft Offering Free Transpo to Anti-Gun Rallies

“We’d be honored to support your work with free Lyft rides to March for Our Lives rallies across the country on March 24 (please remember, anyone under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.),” said Lyft. The post Ride-Sharing Company Lyft Offering Free Transpo to Anti-Gun Rallies appeared first on GunsAmerica Digest. Full Story Here… Read More

New bipod accessories from B&T Industries USA

B&T Industries, L.L.C have a bunch of new products. I’m sure there are a lot of Practical and Precision Rifle Shooters out there waiting to try these new inventions out. Everyone’s looking for the perfect bipod (or an excuse to buy some new cool stuff) and it seems some of these accessories are worth checking… Read More

New B&T SQD Suppressor

B&T AG out of Switzerland released a new suppressor at Enforce Tac and IWA 2018 in Germany. The new SQD will be a very interesting option if you have a firearm with a tri-lug at the end of your barrel. The ever-growing EnforceTac is a two day exhibition in Germany, on the same location as… Read More

Handcrafted Precision Rifles from MPR

Medwell Precision Rifles (MPR) a British company, has used the IWA Outdoor Classic International Trade Fair in Nuremberg, Germany to introduce their two new high performance precision rifles, the Vanquish and Wraith. MPR boasts that the Vanquish and Wraith rifles are handcrafted with bespoke finishes, made to order and to the buyers specifications. The rifles are… Read More

Kalashnikov Concern Tools Up for Mass Production of Lebedev Pistol

According to Kalashnikov Concern and TASS Russian News Agency, the Izhevsk Mechanical Plant (a subsidiary of Kalashnikov Concern) is preparing for the mass production of Lebedev pistols in the foreseeable future. This announcement was done by Alexander Gvozdik, the managing director of Izhevsk Mechanical Plant,  during a ceremony of opening a new woodworking facility in… Read More

Merkel Helix Speedster Straight Pull Bolt Action Hunting Rifle

A couple of weeks ago we reported about the suppressed version of the Merkel Helix rifle. Recently the company has introduced another variation of their rifle called Helix Speedster. The main difference of the Speedster from other Helix rifles is its new stock which Merkel calls SpeedStock. This is a polymer stock which has a thumbhole… Read More

A Mosin-Nagant for the US Army?

History Almost every shooter in the US has heard of or seen the Mosin-Nagant rifle, due to the large volume of them that were imported over the last decade or so. The WWII variant was quite readily available and inexpensive until very recently.   As it turns out, they have actually been floating around our nation… Read More

Academics Find School Shootings Are Not More Common Than They Used to Be

“There is not an epidemic of school shootings,” he said, adding that more kids are killed each year from pool drownings or bicycle accidents. The post Academics Find School Shootings Are Not More Common Than They Used to Be appeared first on GunsAmerica Digest. Full Story Here Guns America Blog March 19, 2018 6:07 pm… Read More

M&P-10 Sport – Bargain Bin Price That Is Big On Performance.

  I must confess that sometimes I am a bit of a gun snob, especially as it relates to rifles. I don’t have any full custom second mortgage guns, but I generally look well above the price point of the M&P 10 that came in for review this week. As a retired military sniper and… Read More

Fox A Grade Shotgun: New Take On A Classic

This week, I got my hands on a new Fox A Grade shotgun, presented by Savage Arms. This was not my usual fair, in fact, I felt remarkably underdressed when I started my review. Opening the non-descript outer case, complete with a briefcase style numerical lock, revealing a beautiful red lined felt interior. As I… Read More

New Oberland Arms OA-15 M9 9×19 mm, and more for IWA

The yearly exhibition IWA is very soon upon us, and the German firearms manufacturer Oberland Arms is releasing a new 9×19 mm semi-automatic rifle in AR15-style. It is called OA-15 M9 and comes with a 45 cm (17.7″) match barrel in Stainless steel made by Lothar Walther. Oberland Arms have asked the BKA ((Federal Criminal… Read More

Richard Mann Joins Panteao’s Cadre of Instructors

Columbia, SC, March 16, 2018 – Panteao Productions is happy to announce the addition of Richard Mann to the cadre of instructors available from Panteao’s online firearm training center. Richard was born and raised in West Virginia and has hunted from the Montana Mountains to the green hills of Africa. With his experiences in the field… Read More

Aimpoint CompM4 Win Berlin Police Contract

Aimpoint has announced that they have won a large contract to supply sights to Berlin’s Police at the 2018 Enforce Tac coverage from the Nürnberg Messe. The Swedish company revealed that they will be supplying the Berliner Polizei with 3,800 Aimpoint CompM4 red dot sights. The sights will primarily be mounted on Berlin Police’s HK MP5s. Here’s… Read More

MAKE YOUR OWN LUCK – 5 Things To Help You Be A Better Shooter

The last time I professionally celebrated Saint Patrick’s Day, my friends and I used a Super Soaker water cannon to “hyper-drink” Guinness by the pint. And even though that may have be 20+ years ago, I can’t in good conscience recommend such irresponsible activities to anyone outside of your worst enemies. However, I can recommend some… Read More

Abolish The National Firearms Act — Before It’s Too Late!

Wikipedia informs us that “The National Firearms Act imposes a statutory excise tax on the manufacture and transfer of certain firearms and mandates the registration of those firearms.” Specifically, machine guns, short-barreled shotguns and rifles, and suppressors. The NFA was a bad idea when it was enacted in 1934 and it’s a bad idea now, for two main reasons… Read More

Top Five Night Sights for Handguns

Here are my top five night sights for handguns, in no particular order. Just for the sake of comparison, the sights listed are all for a Glock 19. If you have the proper tools, you can install these yourself, but professional installation is recommended. The post Top Five Night Sights for Handguns appeared first on… Read More

Going Out in Style: The Last 50 Hi-Powers by Nighthawk and Turnbull

The legendary Hi-Power is going out of production after 82 years of service. Thanks to Nighthawk and Turnbull, it’s going out in style. The post Going Out in Style: The Last 50 Hi-Powers by Nighthawk and Turnbull appeared first on GunsAmerica Digest. Full Story Here Guns America Blog March 19, 2018 5:53 pm Support Us

Democratic Congressman Talks Armed Insurrection Against Trump

“This is where the Second Amendment comes in, quite frankly, because you know, what if the president was to ignore the courts? What would you do? What would we do?” asked the Democratic congressman. The post Democratic Congressman Talks Armed Insurrection Against Trump appeared first on GunsAmerica Digest. Full Story Here Guns America Blog March… Read More

USMC To Order First M320 Grenade Launchers

The Fiscal Year 2019 Budget Estimates Justification Book for the United States Marine Corps procurement gives us some insight into the Corps small arms aims for the next couple of years. The Marine Corps looks set to begin its transition to the M320 40mm under-barrel grenade launcher next year. The USMC’s initial $810,000 order for M320s will be… Read More

BIG BADA BOOM: 50 Krater For The AR10

Good day fellow firearms enthusiasts. Do you, or someone you love, suffer from an infestation of either dinosaurs, dragons or space aliens? Perhaps you own or lease property with unsightly structures in need of immediate demolition. Don’t bother with messy explosives or expensive air strikes: Outdoor Shooter Supply has started making 50 Krater ammunition as… Read More

YouTuber Recreates the Mouse Trap Gun

In 1882, a gentleman named J. A. Williams patented (US Patent #269,766) an idea of a mouse trap that used a percussion revolver to kill the rodent. The idea was quite simple – once the vermin touches the trigger of the trap it pulls the trigger of the revolver. At this point, the animal is right… Read More

Russia to Mass Produce the ADS Amphibious Rifle

According to RIA Novosti news agency, TsKIB SOO arms manufacturing plant officials announced that they are tooling up to start mass production of the ADS amphibious weapon system. They will supply the Russian Ministry of Defence and National Guard units as well as manufacture the rifle for export. The domestic orders are said to be the primary goal… Read More

Century Arms Goes Small with a C39V2 Pistol with Shockwave Blade

Century Arms has achieved a lot of adulation for their C39V2 AK-47 rifle. Now they are ushering this into the world of pistols with the introduction of the C39V2 Pistol with a Shockwave Blade. The stout power and compact package that this will provide for AK enthusiasts makes it perfect as a truck gun, for home defense,… Read More

New Photos: Latest Version of Heckler & Koch’s HK433

Solider Systems Daily have shared some exclusive photographs of the latest version of Heckler & Koch’s newest 5.56x45mm rifle. The HK433 was first unveiled back in February last year. The HK433 is still very much in development factoring in feedback from various Bundeswehr trials it is currently taking part in. Soldier Systems Daily bring us… Read More

MARCH GATNESS: The Tournament to Decide the Greatest Auto Pistol of All Time [POLL]

GO DIRECTLY TO THE POLLS ➼➼➼ The month of March has become – quasi-officially – tournament season, thanks in no small part to the NCAA basketball tournament. Everyone loves a little bracket-based competition, and presumably, everyone here loves guns, so the conclusion was inevitable. TFB had to launch an official gun tournament. INRODUCING: March… Read More

The Sturmgewehr Through Soviet and US Eyes [GUEST POST by Andrey Ulyanov]

A new class of weapon, the assault rifle, was adopted by Germany during the Second World War. Initially, this weapon had a greater impact on global affairs as propaganda, while bolt action and semi-automatic rifles still dominated the battlefield. Later, the assault rifle concept became the standard military rifle the world over. During and after the war, Sturmgewehre… Read More

Strasser RS-14 EVOLUTION Straight Pull Hunting Rifles

Austrian firearms manufacturer Strasser has introduced the next generation of their RS-14 straight pull bolt action hunting rifles. The new line is called Evolution. It includes two new rifles called RS-14 Evolution Standard and RS-14 Evolution Tahr. The main difference of Evolution rifles from the basic RS-14 is the addition of a top Picatinny rail which… Read More

Jeff Gonzales: Are You A “High Performer” Student of the Gun?

The idea of being challenged is scary to some people who take firearms training. Many would rather look the part than put in the hard work. Others are what I call “high performers” . . . I define a high performer as someone who strives for superior results through calm, calculated effort. I have one… Read More

The Guardian: Gun Control Advocates The TRUE Defenders Of The Second Amendment

We gun rights advocates claim we’re the defenders of the Second Amendment. This is usually something even the anti-gunners don’t dispute. They may argue about the relevancy of the Second Amendment, or how it should be interpreted, but they don’t argue that they’re somehow the real defenders of the Second Amendment. But that’s not to say… Read More

Leupold VX-Freedom Named New Optic of the Year at 2018 Worldwide Spring Show

BEAVERTON, Ore. — The VX®-Freedom™ from Leupold & Stevens, Inc., was named the “New Product of the Year” for the optics category at the 2018 Worldwide Spring Show in Reno, Nev. earlier this month. Worldwide is a member-owned buying group that has been supplying independent retailers across the United States and Canada with products and… Read More

NY Democrat Congressman: Take Up Arms to Fight Trump!

It’s always seemed strange that many of the same people who claim that President Trump is a dangerous proto-authoritarian, a fascist, even a closeted Nazi are among the strongest supporters for stricter gun control laws. You might think if you’re worried about being rounded up and put in concentration camps, you’d welcome the opportunity to keep… Read More

Sellier & Bellot Introduces 6.5 Creedmoor Ammunition to US Market

Sellier & Bellot Introduces 6.5 Creedmoor Ammunition to US Market Minneapolis, MN –-( Sellier & Bellot (S&B) announces an all-new 6.5 Creedmoor round for range and plinking use. This fills a hole in the market for reliable, cost-effective 6.5 Creedmoor ammunition. Dating back to 1825, S&B has a long history of manufacturing high-quality ammunition. The… Read More

Florida Gun Bill Now Causing Huge Financial Losses for those Under 21

Marion P. Hammer USF Executive Director NRA Past President Florida Gun Bill Now Causing Huge Financial Losses for those Under 21 Florida – -( As previously reported, the passing of the Florida gun control bill was so orchestrated by Republicans that as soon as Governor Scott signed the bill into law, FDLE quickly shut down… Read More

Roof Topping: Lessons in Social Engineering from a Clandestine Photographer

Editor’s Note: ITS does not condone trespassing, picking locks that aren’t yours, or breaking and entering. We engaged “Adventure Dan” with the intent of peering into the mindset of someone actively engaged in social engineering and to report back with information on the tools and techniques being employed by those that seek access to what… Read More

2018 New York State Outdoorsmen Hall of Fame Honors Eleven

Greene Smith New York – -( The New York State Outdoorsmen Hall of Fame proudly announces that it has inducted 11 new members, including one posthumously in the Pioneer Category. These inductees represent all areas of the state and many fields of endeavor. The NYSOHOF is an organization dedicated to honoring those individuals who have… Read More

Firefield to Showcase New Products at NRA 2018

Firefield to Showcase New Products at NRA 2018 MANSFIELD, TEXAS –-( Firearm enthusiasts and Second Amendment supporters alike will convene in Dallas, TX, May 3-6 for the 2018 NRA Annual Meetings and Exhibits and Firefield will have their lineup of optics and accessories on display. The 147th annual NRA Meetings will take place at the… Read More

Hillary’s Hateful Harangue

Hillary Clinton Screaming U.S.A. –-( Hillary Clinton’s abhorrent remarks in Mumbai, India, last week warrant our attention because, like it or not, they represent the thinking of a large swath of the modern Democratic Party. But my aim is not to highlight Clinton’s never-ending catalog of excuses for losing the presidential election, except to note… Read More

Is the GOP Staring at Another 1930?

Is the GOP Staring at Another 1930? U.S.A. –-( After the victory of Donald Trump in 2016, the GOP held the Senate and House, two-thirds of the governorships, and 1,000 more state legislators than they had on the day Barack Obama took office. “The Republican Party has not been this dominant in 90 years,” went… Read More

Masters At Work: A Peek Inside the Springfield Armory Custom Shop

“The Springfield Armory Custom Shop is a collection of over 200 years of experience trying to reach the absolute pinnacle of what custom 1911 gunsmithing is,” says Springfield Armory Custom Shop Pistolsmith, Troy Schulz. “What we’re ultimately aiming for is absolute perfection.” The post Masters At Work: A Peek Inside the Springfield Armory Custom Shop… Read More

Dick’s Disses Gun Owners, Sales and Stock Prices Drop

Dick’s Disses Gun Owners, Sales and Stock Prices Drop Arizona -( Dick’s Sporting Goods took the politically correct route to placate media pushed gun control after the mass murder in Florida. They banned the sale of the popular AR-15 type rifles and said they would refuse to sell rifles to people under 21 years old.… Read More

Jim Gilliland to Teach LUCID Optics Long Range Shooting Clinic

Jim Gilliland to Teach LUCID Optics Long Range Shooting Clinic Wyoming –-( Now is the time for shooters to book their exclusive training experience! LUCID Optics, manufacturer of the best value line of optics on the market, is proud to release details for its first LUCID Long Range Shooting Clinic of 2018. This first clinic… Read More

Auto -Ordnance Releases “Victory Girls” Custom 1911

Auto -Ordnance Releases “Victory Girls” Custom 1911 Greeley, PA –-( Auto-Ordnance is now shipping the special edition World War II themed “Victory Girls” 1911, designed to honor the women whose strength drove industry at home in support of our boys fighting overseas. The original concept was first shown at the SHOT Show in Las Vegas.… Read More

Hawke Optics All-New Frontier ED X Binoculars Offer Clarity & Value

Hawke Optics All-New Frontier ED X Binoculars Offer Clarity & Value U.S.A. –-( Hawke Optics, a worldwide leader in quality sporting optics that perform outstanding in the field and provide optimum value to the consumer, is proud to announce its new Frontier ED X Binocular. The Frontier ED X Binoculars offer exceptional clarity at a… Read More

It Was Not Always Like This ~ VIDEO

Opinion It Was Not Always Like This USA – -( One of the unavoidable tragedies of youth is the temptation to think that what is seen today has always been. Nowhere is this more noticeable than in our responses to the recent Parkland, Florida, massacre. Part of the responses to those murders are calls to… Read More

Norway to Ban ‘Most’ Semiauto Hunting Rifles, Including the Mini 14

Ruger’s Mini 14 is almost certainly on the chopping block, and Norwegian hunters will have three years to either sell or dispose of their now-illegal firearms. Selling a firearm to a buyer in a foreign country can be expensive and time-consuming, so many gun owners will likely be forced to simply destroy their rifles. The… Read More

Federally Guaranteed Employment

As I have stated several times, the best possible solution to employment problems, including the upcoming automation crisis, is a federally-guaranteed employment program. It’s not a simplistic utopian idea–the details of course would all have to be worked out and would be complex in reality–but there is plenty of history of full employment ideas to… Read More

Meopta USA Introduces the TGA 75 Collapsible Spotting Scope

Meopta USA Introduces the TGA 75 Collapsible Spotting Scope TAMPA, FL –-( Meopta USA introduces the TGA 75 collapsible spotting scope. Engineered for hunters, the classic draw-tube design of this rugged spotting scope allows the length to be shorten from 14.8 inches when fully extended to 9.8 inches when collapsed, making it easier to carry.… Read More

Georgia | 2018 Statewide Turkey Hunting Season Opens March 24th

Georgia turkey hunting season opens soon. SOCIAL CIRCLE, Ga. –-( Gobble. Cluck. Purr. Music to the ears of all the eager turkey hunters ready for the season to open on Saturday, Mar. 24, and the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division expects that the 2018 season will be better than 2017. “Reproduction in… Read More

Elites Attack What They Don’t Understand

Opinion Elites Attack What They Don’t Understand USA – -( It’s been nearly 14 months since President Trump took office, and the media and the Washington establishment still don’t understand our nation’s 45th President. They continue to criticize, distort, discredit, and ignore his actions and accomplishments, but they’ve made little to no effort to actually… Read More

Police Shoot Texas Man Who Disarmed Potential Mass Murderer

“I started bending down to put it on the ground,” Garces said. “I didn’t want to drop it. It would go off. That’s when he shot me.” The post Police Shoot Texas Man Who Disarmed Potential Mass Murderer appeared first on GunsAmerica Digest. Full Story Here Guns America Blog March 19, 2018 3:09 pm Support… Read More

Men Were Made for Silence 

  Oh hai, it’s me, a macho man, who enjoys eating Buicks and bench-pressing cases of Monster Energy Drink. “There is a beast in every man, and it stirs when you put a sword in his hand.”—Jorah Mormont “I broke a concrete wall with my rock-hard buttocks, as one does, if one is in possession… Read More

Speed and Accuracy: Accurate Aimed Fire Ends Fights

The handgun is the weapon of opportunity carried with us at all times to take charge of a situation that threatens our lives or the safety of loved ones. I think that we have to look to the counter sniper or hunter who takes a single, well-placed shot, and makes a hit by taking his… Read More

NJ Students Targeted by Anti-Constitution Mafia, NJ2AS Vows to Fight Back!

Two students high school students were placed on 5 days of suspension, plus Saturday suspension, for posting pictures on social media of firearms with the caption of “fun day at the range”. New Jersey –-( After weeks of irresponsible and false attacks on Second Amendment supporters for educating uninformed teenagers, New Jersey’s anti-Constitution mafia is… Read More

President Trump Announces Immediate Actions To Secure American Schools

Official White House Fact Sheet President Trump Announces Immediate Actions To Secure American USA – -( “Every child deserves to grow up in a safe community surrounded by a loving family and to have a future filled with opportunity and with hope.” ~ President Donald J. Trump HARDENING OUR SCHOOLS: President Donald J. Trump… Read More

Shannon Watts Shows Ignorance, Completely Embarrasses Herself with this Tweet

Watts likely scoured the Sportsman Warehouse website looking for the scariest, most tactical-looking rifle she could find. With its adjustable stock, pistol grip, and M-Lok handguard, Ruger’s new Precision Rimfire Rifle fit the bill nicely. She probably has no idea how the rifle operates or the amount of damage a .22 can inflict (hint: not… Read More

GunsAmerica Presents AR Week: Buy Em Before They Ban Em!

Dear GunsAmerica Readers and Fellow Americans, With so many elected officials both at the Federal and State levels screaming for age increases to purchase guns and ammo, bump stock bans, and of course the serious talks about reinstating the Assault Weapons Ban, we felt it was appropriate to publish an entire week of nothing but… Read More

20-Year-Old Sues Walmart, Dick’s After Being Denied Firearm Purchases

These retailers didn’t just violate the law, according to the complaints. They “willfully” violated it by issuing press releases and other materials advertising their decision to discriminate based on age. The post 20-Year-Old Sues Walmart, Dick’s After Being Denied Firearm Purchases appeared first on GunsAmerica Digest. Full Story Here Guns America Blog March 19, 2018… Read More

Impeachment in theory and practice

Andrew Sullivan reviews Cass Sunstein’s Impeachment: A Citizen’s Guide, along with a related collection of essays. Sullivan makes the banal but all-the-more important to emphasize now that we’re all living in Trumplandia observation that no protections offered by any legal document or system are of much use against the degradations of a decadent political culture:… Read More

Sight Swap! Put XS F8 Tritium Night Sights on Your Glock

XS sights install slightly different than most but are still easy to do (Make sure to watch the video!) The rear sight is held by set screws, pre-embedded in the sight block. The sight dovetail is like a pyramid, getting wider at the bottom The post Sight Swap! Put XS F8 Tritium Night Sights on… Read More

Tacoma, WA Woman’s Shooting Of Motorist Ruled Self-Defense

A Tacoma, WA woman is breathing a little easier after the Pierce County Prosecutor’s Office decided not to file charges against her for the shooting of a motorist following a fight between the two. It seems the woman, while riding a motorcycle, somehow angered 60-year-old Bruce Jones over how she was riding the bike. Then, things got… Read More

Challenging Cuomo

Excellent: The actress Cynthia Nixon officially jumped into the race for governor of New York on Monday, setting off what promises to be a tumultuous six months as she challenges Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo in this year’s Democratic primary. Ms. Nixon, 51, has never before run for elected office and has chosen a huge undertaking… Read More

KF Armory MIB2S demo at USASOC Sniper Comp

Alpharetta, Ga., March 17, 2018 ? KF Armory, LLC, is a proud supporter of United States Army Special Operations Command (USASOC) and will exhibit the Modular Interlocking Ballistic Barrier System (MIB²S) at the USASOC 9th Annual International Sniper Competition.  Attendees are invited to come visit the KF Armory Sponsorship table and the on-range live fire… Read More

Texans! You’re Gonna Love THIS Shotgun Story . . .

An as-yet-unnamed Texan and his girlfriend are visiting Oakland, California. It’s 1:33 a.m. Saturday on Skyline Boulevard, a half-mile north of Joaquin Miller Road. Here’s a map . . . Got the picture? The couple’s going for a drive on a twisting mountain road. They see a man waving them down and a crashed BMW… Read More

Attack on rule of law to attack democracy fails

Pennsylvania Republicans are absolutely terrified of fighting on a map only slightly tilted in their favor. In addition to threatening judges for making a decision based on a reading of the state constitution far more plausible than theirs, they’ve also tried to get federal judges to throw out the ruling of the state’s highest court,… Read More

Everyday Pocket Carry of the Day: Would You Really Rather Have a Walther?

Chrstn Ghl’s pocket dump hails from Bundesrepublik Deutschland. She’s a police officer, obviously. (You didn’t really expect an average German to be able to carry a handgun, did you?) As this is Ms. Ghl’s work EDC, no doubt her Walther P99 is department-issued. Here in the Land of the Free . . . Americans… Read More

Kopis Mobile and Beeper Communications Announce Partnership

JACKSON, Miss. – Mar 16, 2018 – The Mississippi Development Authority (MDA,) which is the state of Mississippi’s lead economic and community development agency, and Governor Phil Bryant, this week hosted the 2018 Homeland Defense and Security Summit with a goal of fostering cross-border and bilateral cooperation between the United States and Israeli companies, and the… Read More

Virginia Bear Hunting Sets New Record

Bears beware in Virginia. According to WHSV, Hunters in Virginia killed a record number of bears during the most recent hunting season. The Roanoke Times reports that state figures show 2,861 bears were killed, marking a 17 percent increase from the previous season. The increase in bear hunting was partly due to a first-ever three-day season… Read More

Reader Comments of the Week — March 17, 2018

A recap or sampling of the most active, interesting, or on occasion, randomly selected reader comments from the previous week. Full Story Here Cheaper than Dirt Blog March 19, 2018 11:54 am Support Us

This Means We’re Losing

David French think it’s high time the NRA got on board with Gun Violence Restraining Orders, and praises it as a good move. I don’t agree it’s a good move, but I think it’s probably a necessary one. French seems to think this will make a difference, but I’m going to bet you even if we… Read More

Parkland Shooter Should Have Been Committed?

By now, we’ve already discussed the numerous failures of law enforcement in the Parkland shooting. At multiple levels, there were things that should have been done, things that would have blocked the alleged killer from being able to purchase the rifle he used on his deadly rampage. Any of the domestic violence calls made to… Read More

TD Releases The Logan Pant

The TD Logan pant is a three season pant that is made for heavy use. Constructed from a poly/spandex blend to give you strength and durability with flex. Super stretchy, breathable and moisture-wicking fabric will allow you to stay active and comfortable. We also included a DWR treatment to the face of the fabric for… Read More

Reader Comments of the Week — March 10, 2018

A recap or sampling of the most active, interesting, or on occasion, randomly selected reader comments from the previous week. Full Story Here Cheaper than Dirt Blog March 19, 2018 10:08 am Support Us

Austin Bombings – Time to Tool Up?

“Police in Austin said an explosion in a residential neighborhood Sunday night appeared to be related to the three bombs that detonated earlier this month,” reports, “plunging the Texas capital further into a frightening mystery that forced residents to remain locked in their home as investigators scoured the area for answers.” Sensible, law-abiding Americans know . . . that… Read More

Sightmark introduces new Latitude long-range riflescopes

Sightmark adds the Latitude to its roundup of riflescopes. (Photo: Sightmark) Sightmark brings versatility to its lineup adding a new series of scopes, known as the Latitude line, to its ever growing catalogue of optics. The Latitude features four long-range scopes with a 4-in-1 zoom ratio and green/red illuminated reticle options. The scopes boast a… Read More

1974 vs. 2018 Ruger Pistol Caliber Carbines Comparison [Video]

Ruger’s new PC Carbine, reviewed here, is proving to be quite the hit. The market is eating up pistol caliber carbines — PCCs — these days. They even have their own division in a couple of competitive shooting associations. But Ruger’s no Jonny-come-lately. They’ve been making PCCs for almost 60 years . . . After… Read More

Why School Shootings Aren’t The Threat We’re Told They Are

Ever since Parkland, we’re told over and over and over that school shootings are a deeply troubling problem that needs to be addressed. We’ve been led to believe that it’s a massive problem that’s only growing. But, are our kids really at risk the moment they go to school? Well, one report claims that they’re not,… Read More

Brit tabloids go nuts for pics of Meghan Markle Glock-ing it up

The Sun recently fell into some images of former actress Meghan Markle with a Glock in 2009 (Photos: The Sun) The British scandal sheets loved images of the California-born royal-to-be posing with a “powerful” Glock. “Meg my day,” says The Sun in their coverage of Markle, 36, posed with a Glock 17 at a gun… Read More

North Korea’s Big Bet

Ch’onma-ho Main Battle Tank. By Jason Biggs. Public Domain. Some thoughts at the National Interest on how the decay of North Korea’s conventional military capabilities has boxed Pyongyang in… Much has been made of the size of the Korean People’s Army, and of the looming threat that it (and particularly its artillery) pose to the… Read More

4×6.5CM < $2,000

RECOIL Does the Math on Four 6.5 Creedmoor Chassis Rifles Under $2k Full Story Here Recoil Web March 19, 2018 8:23 am Support Us

Stand Your Ground enhancement becomes law in Wyoming

Wyoming’s Republican Gov. Matt Mead decided not to veto a pending Stand Your Ground bill, but rather to allow the measure to become law without his signature. (Photo: Wyoming Governor’s office) Republican Gov. Matt Mead chose not to veto a measure expanding protections in cases where defensive force may be used and allowed the bill… Read More

Kahr plans to market sub-$700 Thompson AR-15s

The Tommy Gun Warehouse in Greely, Pa sold Kahr’s first Thompson AR-15 rifle to Don Quick, the acting chief of police for Milford PD, last December. (Photo: TGW) The company, known primarily for its line of compact handguns, has been quietly selling their initial Thompson-branded AR-15s from their Tommy Gun Warehouse outlet in Pennsylvania. The… Read More

Kroger subsidiary Fred Meyer to stop selling guns, ammo

Fred Meyer has gun departments at 45 of its 132 stores Alaska, Idaho, Oregon and Washington, a number currently set to zero out. (Photo: Fred Meyer) The chain announced they are exiting the business of firearm retail citing declining sales and a need to optimize floor space. The news came Friday that Fred Meyers, a… Read More

Left-handed shooters seeing more bolt options on the table

More gun makers are offering left handed bolt guns for southpaw shooters. Top: Savage BA Stealth, Middle: Browning Micro Midas, Bottom: Ruger American Rifle. (Graphic: Jacki Billings) Comprising approximately 10-percent of the population, southpaws generally have to learn to live in a right-handed world. In the past, for gun owners, this meant adapting to guns… Read More

O P Tactical Spring Cleaning Sale

O P Tactical Spring Cleaning Sale! Get 20% off all Clearance items, Java Cans, Blowout items, plus OPT and Hodge Defense swag. Get 10% off apparel from SORD, Tru-Spec, and more. Velocity Systems Original Light Weight Plate Carriers and LE Plate Carriers, Mayflower MOLLE Assault Back Panels, 5.11 vests and pants, and more are all… Read More

Canik expands TP9SA with Mod.2 variant

Century Arms adds the TP9SA Mod.2 to its catalogue of Canik firearms. (Photo: Century Arms) Century Arms, Canik importer and distributor, announced a new addition to the TPS9A lineup launching the new Mod.2 variant. The striker-fired TP9SA Mod.2 features a flat top slide for better sight acquisition in addition to a top-slide-mounted disassembly button. The… Read More

Pennsylvania governor assembles school safety task force

Gov. Tom Wolf was joined by Auditor General Eugene DePasquale at Penn Wynne Elementary School in Montgomery County March 15 to announce the creation of a School Safety Task Force that brings together government officials, statewide education organizations, law enforcement, community members, school officials, teachers, parents, and students to talk to about ways to improve… Read More

USMC Plans To Replace Newly Fielded Glocks With Modular Handgun System

According to the Department of the Navy’s recently published DoD Fiscal Year 2019 Budget Estimates for Marine Corps Procurement, the service plans to spend $6.3 million in 2019 to purchase 35,000 Modular Handgun Systems. Way down in the notes on page 105 of this document, is the following statement: The Modular Handgun System will be… Read More


The best part about Tactical Conference 2018 was that it was three days of being more or less entirely  unplugged. We were leaving the hotel at 6:30 so as to arrive at the range before 7:00, in time to get signed up for some of the more in-demand classes. Lunch was on-site and we didn’t… Read More

Ohio Student Suspended For Not Taking Part In Anti-Gun Walkout

Last week’s anti-Second Amendment walkout has been touted as some great moment in American history, the moment a bunch of school kids stood up to the horrible NRA or something. It’s basically being treated like this momentous event that will change the course of history. However, I’ve been saying that it’s not that clear from… Read More

MATBOCK Monday || Jump Assault Pack

A variant of the 1 day assault pack, the jump assault pack is specifically reinforced and designed for jump operations. All strapping is either continuous or connected in the backing of the pack to include the two connection loops meant for attachment to the parachute itself via release lines. Additionally, the system had a 1… Read More

Victorinox Multitool Available via NSN

I’m regularly approached by service members asking for National Stock Numbers for items. This one is for a Knife, Combat, Muti-Tool (1095-01-670-1865) manufactured by Victorinox, a Swiss Army brand. Knife Combat Multi-tool Flyer You can email for sales information. Full Story Here Soldier Systems March 18, 2018 11:24 pm Support Us

This was a good weekend…

Can’t wait to start going through all the pics… Look for write-ups on stuff I saw, both here on the blog and elsewhere.. Full Story Here Books Bikes Boom Sticks March 18, 2018 10:51 pm Support Us

CCI Adds Segmented Mini-Mags for Varmint Hunters

CCI‘s new segmented Mini-Mags should make varment hunters very happy with the segmented hollow point bullet being added to the well regarded Mini-Mag line. Staying true to everything we know and love about the Mini-Mag, CCI added a 40-grain bullet that segments into three distinct parts once the bullet impacts its mark. This creates three distinct… Read More

Still Mad Bros?

Calling Clinton out of touch – projection or recycled rallying cry? It is true that Clinton is no longer in politics. But by an old school rule, having once been in politics Clinton cannot accept speaking fees. Ever again. Because that harms the Working Man. This is true and not a laughably transparent excuse to… Read More

MultiCam By Any Other Name

A few AEWE 2018 participants from the U.S. Army, British Army and Australian Army gather together prior to the start of AEWE 2018 Force on Force events at Fort Benning, GA. AEWE operations, analysis and outcomes are greatly enhanced by Joint Service collaboration. (U.S. Army photo by Angie DePuydt) Full Story Here Soldier Systems March… Read More

The Guardian: The Real Defenders of the Second Amendment Oppose the NRA

War is peace. Freedom is slavery. Ignorance is strength. You may recognize these declarations from George Orwell’s dystopian novel 1984. A modern-day news org based in Mr. Orwell’s native land — The Guardian — affirms the author’s prophetic pronouncements with Why the real defenders of the second amendment oppose the NRA . . . In 1991,… Read More

Federal Receives Five-Year Duty Ammunition Contract from Norway, Sweden and Denmark

ANOKA, Minnesota – March 15, 2018 – Federal Premium is proud to have secured a significant ammunition contract with the Swedish Police Authority, Danish National Police and Norwegian Police. These forces have committed to a five-year contract beginning in 2018 for the delivery of 223 Rem./5.56x45mm Tactical Bonded and 308 Win. Tactical Bonded Tip ammunition… Read More

Brookings ‘Scholars’ Find Solution to America’s Gun Problem: Collusion

It’s a problem that has vexed politicians, academics, the media and civilian disarmament types for decades…Americans’ embarrassing national love and support for firearm freedom. More specifically, they can’t figure out what to do about our terribly inconvenient affinity for the nation’s most popular rifle, the AR-15. Gun controllers have tried passing laws, advocating for repealing… Read More

MVT Tactical Manual (Small Unit Tactics) Now Available

Max Velocity Tactical has released a tactical manual on small unit tactics. This Tactical Manual (TM) is the result of more than a quarter century of experience at the highest professional levels, based on a solid foundation of SOF selection and training, reinforced by deployments to multiple conflict zones spanning pre-9/11 and the current Global… Read More

Everyday Carry Pocket Dump of the Day: RIFD Wallet? [MUSIC]

Jeff’s pocket dump features a Gen4 GLOCK 27 and a Dango Dapper EDC Wallet. It’s U.S.-made out of genuine leather and CNC aluminum. Genuine leather. That reminds me of a song . . . That’s one of my all-time favorite “feel good” songs. Be thankful I didn’t link to Hakuna Mutata. Oh what the Hell… Read More

Facebook and Cambridge Analytica

“It’ll be because you’re an asshole” On the list of villains of the 2016 campaign, Mark Zuckerberg belongs somewhere on the list along with James Comey and Dean Baquet: As the upstart voter-profiling company Cambridge Analytica prepared to wade into the 2014 American midterm elections, it had a problem. The firm had secured a $15… Read More

Tweet and Sour: March 18, 2018

Tweet: As one of the credited writers of CATWOMAN, I believe I have the authority to say: because it was a shit movie dumped by the studio at the end of a style cycle, and had zero cultural relevance either in front of or behind the camera. This is a bad take. Feel shame.… Read More

Sneak Peek – New Precision Rifle Bag

This is a new PRB (precision rifle bag) by SERT. This is the 48″ version, but an even longer one is on the way. Full Story Here Soldier Systems March 18, 2018 11:06 am Support Us

#stillTrump? Question of the Day

Before President Trump took office, The People of the Gun were giddy at the prospect of gun rights restoration. At the very least, we expected suppressors to be removed from the National Firearms Act, so they could be purchased with a simple background check at an FFL. Nope. All we get in that regard .… Read More

Weaponized Social Networks

This scenario is harrowing, and I already see some evidence of it. My mother’s side of my family and some friends on social media have gone through extensive argument to socially shame me out of shooting and my opinions on the matter. It does not come close to rising to this level, but I see… Read More

Kansas: Over 10% of Topeka Firearms-Related Homicides Were Justified

Topeka Kansas had 30 homicides in 2017. That is a record setting number. Of the 30 homicides, four have been ruled as justified so far.  The Topeka Capitol-Journal published that nine of the homicide investigations were still open at the end of the year.  Presumably, the Cazee-Watkins case was one of those. From Cazee-Watkins… Read More

The Stigmatization Of Gun Owners

In the last month, we’ve heard a lot of horrible things about the NRA. It’s important to understand a few things that are taking place that may not be obvious, however. These are things that directly impact you as a gun owner and as a gun rights supporter. First, let’s understand that when one of… Read More

Trump is going to fire Mueller soon

This Sunday’s early morning twitter rant leaves little doubt about the matter. As Jon Chait argues,  Trump’s decision to fire Mueller is so overdetermined that it has always been almost inevitable: The legal merits of the case for firing McCabe are not fully known to the public. It is possible McCabe stepped out of line… Read More

TacHacker – Kitbadger Hacks The Micro Fight Chest Rig

Kitbadger hacks the Micro Fight Chest Rig by Spiritus Systems to work as a Binocular Harness. Full details at Full Story Here Soldier Systems March 18, 2018 8:06 am Support Us

Don’t Break the Rules in Arkansas Schools: Quote of the Day

“All three of us chose the paddling, with the support of our parents. I believe that corporal punishment has no place in schools, even if it wasn’t painful to me. The idea that violence should be used against someone who was protesting violence as a means to discipline them is appalling. I hope that this is… Read More