US Army Proceeding With M4 and M249 Replacement Program in 6.8mm

courtesy wikimedia commons Reader John Dingell III writes: The U.S. Army appears to be moving full steam ahead with the replacement of the M4 Carbine and its 5.56mm cartridges with the Next-Generation Squad Weapons (NGSW). It will be chambered in some version of the 6.8mm caliber cartridge that will replace both the 5.56 M4 and… Read More

Magpul Announces New Products for CZ Scorpion EVO 3

Magpul Announces New Products for CZ Scorpion EVO 3 U.S.A. – -(Ammoland.com)- When we see something we can make better, we do it. In this case, we’ve taken three parts of the CZ Scorpion EVO 3 and done just that. PMAG 35 EV9 – CZ Scorpion EVO 3 brings optimal round stack geometry to the… Read More

Dakota Solutions Outdoors to Display Mossy Oak Game Xtractor at SHOT Show

Dakota Solutions Outdoors to Display Mossy Oak Game Xtractor at SHOT Show WEST POINT, MS – -(AmmoLand.com)- Dakota Solutions Outdoors is proud to feature the all-new Mossy Oak GameXtractor at its booth (#4360) during the the National Shooting Sports Foundation’s 2019 SHOT Show. This purposeful big-game tool designed to simplify the job hunters face immediately… Read More

Please VOTE For Anthony Colandro for the 2019 NRA Board of Directors

Editor’s Note: Anthony Colandro has the endorsement of AmmoLand News for election to the 2019 NRA Board of directors. Anthony is the type of no-nonsense Jersey-bull-dog we need fighting for our rights on the NRA-BOD. Bullet vote for Colandro. Anthony Colandro for the 2019 NRA Board of Directors New Jersey – -(AmmoLand.com)- Before I begin,… Read More

Investigation Without A Cause

Art by Michael Ramirez Investigation Without A Cause Get Trump USA –-(Ammoland.com)- Investigation Without A Cause. President Trump on Saturday unleashed an extended assault on the F.B.I. and the special counsel’s investigation. We all know he had been and continues to be framed by disgraced “losers” at the bureau’s highest levels. Did you enjoy this… Read More

Online Applications For Arizona 2019 Pronghorn, Elk Hunts Being Accepted

Arizona-game-and-fish PHOENIX -(Ammoland.com)- The Arizona Game and Fish Department (AZGFD) now is accepting online applications for 2019 hunt permit-tags issued through the draw process for pronghorn and elk. To apply online, visit www.azgfd.gov and click on “Apply for a Draw.” For an overview of the online application service, including license requirements, applying for bonus points and payment… Read More

RIO Ammunition Introduces New Breakthrough: Dissolvable and Biodegradable Wad

The new component avoids the use of plastic, is 100% biodegradable and turns into organic material beneficial for the ground. It will be incorporated to RIO’s comprehensive steel-shot product line, BlueSteel. Dallas, Texas –-(Ammoland.com)- RIO Ammunition, a global expert in non-metallic ammunition, will introduce the first hydrosoluble wad in the US next week at the… Read More

Rabid Anti-Gun Activist Nominated to Head Maine Department of Public Safety

Rabid Anti-Gun Activist Nominated to Head Department of Public Safety. Rabid Anti-Gun Activist Nominated to Head Maine Department of Public Safety Maine –  -(AmmoLand.com)- Governor Janet Mills has nominated Michael Sauschuck, the former Portland Police Chief, and long-time opponent of gun rights who served as a board member for the Maine Citizens Against Handgun Violence… Read More

George Takei Promotes Pittsburgh Gun Control, Nets…$200

AP image courtesy NY Post. A Squirrel Hill, Pennsylvania man running a fundraiser for gun control learned a valuable lesson this week.  Ron Gaydos thought celeb George Takei’s promotion to 10 million followers would result in a flood of donations for gun control. In the end, Takei’s post netted next to nothing: a mere $200.… Read More

FightLite MXR Subgun Product Announcement

FightLite MXR Subgun Melbourne, FL –  -(AmmoLand.com)- FightLite Industries, the country’s leading manufacturer of innovative, mission-configurable firearms, parts and accessories announces the official production launch of its caliber and magazine convertible FightLite MXR! The new patent-pending FightLite MXR is a multi-caliber, pistol cartridge platform that is primarily chambered for 9mm NATO and is caliber convertible… Read More

Mexican Wolf Recovery Program Monthly Update – December 1-31, 2018

Mexican Wolf Recovery Program Monthly Update – December 1-31, 2018 ARIZONA -(Ammoland.com)- Due to the federal government shutdown, updates for the month of December were only available for Arizona and the FAIR. Program updates for New Mexico from the month of December were not available from the USFWS at the time this report was prepared. The following… Read More

Leupold DeltaPoint Pro Micro Red Dot Sight 2.5 MOA – Review

Leupold DeltaPoint Pro U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- Since my introduction to red dots on pistols several years ago with the Roland Special, I haven’t strayed much from the Trijicon RMR. There have been other mini red dots on the market that have caught my attention, specifically the Shield RMS, Holosun HS507C, and the Leupold DeltaPoint Pro. Since the… Read More

What Has & Does The NRA Do Anyway?

Opinion What Has & Does The NRA Do Anyway? USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- If you are a regular reader of AmmoLand News you’ve seen the flood of anti-NRA preachers are out in full force, one of the activists even said they hoped that Cuomo was successful in destroying the NRA!? So this leads many members to… Read More

Gun Talk Media Brings Live Video from SHOT Show ~ WATCH HERE!

The amazing guys at Gun Talk Media have partnered with AmmoLand News to bring you live VIDEO coverage from the floor of SHOT Show. Tune in all week for insider access. Gun Talk Media Live SHOT Show Coverage Las Vegas, NV – -(AmmoLand.com)- Gun Talk Media will be LIVE from Media Row at SHOT Show,… Read More

Bersa Announces five new Threaded Barrel models for 2019

Bersa Thunder pistol with Threaded Barrel  Wanamassa, NJ (Ammoland.com) – Eagle Imports, Inc., the exclusive distributor of Bersa products, has listened to the sounds of silence, and has responded by producing threaded barrel versions of their most popular Bersa pistols: the BP9CC, Thunder .380 and .22, and the newest and hottest Bersa models, the TPR9 and… Read More

Two Texas Companies join forces for SHOT Show 2019

Shot Show Las Vegas MANSFIELD, TEXAS-(Ammoland.com)-Two Texas giants, AirForce AirGuns of Burleson and Sellmark Corporation of Mansfield, are proud to announce a partnership for SHOT Show 2019, which includes packages for dealers with exclusive pricing. AirForce AirGuns will partner with Sellmark brands Sightmark and Pulsar to offer three specially-tailored, dealer exclusive packages for SHOT Show… Read More

SCUBAPRO Sunday X-TEK BCD Line

              X-FORCE is more than a powerhouse of features, making it perfect for passionate and advance recreational divers. New, pre-formed wrap-around bladder provides higher buoyancy with increased volume in the lower back. New quick-release weight buckle retaining system allows one-hand operation and easy to find for optimal safety.  •… Read More

Blame Game & Second Amendment Caucus GunFreedomRadio Ep144 ~ Listen

Blame Game & Second Amendment Caucus GunFreedomRadio Ep144 ~ Listen This Week on GunFreedomRadio.com Kentcky Congressman Thomas Massie, Second Amendment Caucus, Andrew Pollack, Parkland Parent, #FixIt, Jenna Meek, Marc MacYoung, SafetyConcepts, Ken Scott, Provectus Group. Hour #1 Guests: Kentcky Congressman Thomas Massie – who represents Kentucky’s 4th Congressional District, and is the Chair of the,… Read More

Samaritan CCW Gun Holder Stops Suspects At Loomis Grocery Store

Bob Irwin highlights the latest self-defense and other shootings of the week. Read them and see what went wrong, what went right and what we can learn from self-defense with a gun. Placer County Sheriff’s Office Brandon Smith, 25, and Elizabeth Almand, 23 USA –-(Ammoland.com)- KCRA TV-3 (NBC) reports 01-02-19 in Loomis, California, an incident… Read More

Century Arms searching for V.P. Marketing & Director of Product Development

Century Arms searching for V.P. Marketing & Director of Product Development U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- Century Arms is seeking an experienced Vice President of Marketing and a Director of Product Development and is accepting appointments at SHOT Show 2019. Vice President of Marketing Location: Delray Beach, FL We are seeking an experienced Vice President of Marketing to develop the… Read More

Join us for Gun Owners Lobby Day on Thursday, January 24th 2019 in Saint Paul, MN

Minnesota Gun Owners Lobby Day (MNGOLD) Minnesota, USA – -(Ammoland.com)- We’re being challenged in this legislative session like we haven’t been in years in Minnesota. Unlike the last several sessions, we now have a strong anti-gun majority in the Minnesota House – and only a single vote keeps a mostly anti-gun faction from taking control in… Read More

Caracal Car814 A2 Patrol Pistols & Short Barrel Rifles

Caracal Car814 A2 Patrol Pistols & Short Barrel Rifles BOISE, Idaho – -(AmmoLand.com)- Caracal USA, the official manufacturer of Caracal® firearms in the United States, announced today the availability of CAR814 A2 Pistol and Short Barrel Rifle products for 2019. These products and many others will be on display at SHOT Show 2019 Booth #15532… Read More

North Carolina Turkey Trap and Release Efforts Will Boost Texas Turkey Populations

North-Carolina-Turkey-Trap EDGEFIELD, S.C. -(Ammoland.com)- A turkey trap-and-release effort originating in North Carolina is helping boost wild turkey populations in Texas. The effort, a joint venture involving the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission, Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, USDA APHIS Wildlife Services and the National Wild Turkey Federation, began in December and will finish up this month, with an… Read More

Illinois CCL Holder: My CCL was Revoked Under Threat of a Warrant

courtesy Chicago Guns Matter Some Illinois Concealed Carry instructors simply cannot abide by Illinois’ relatively simple and straight-forward requirements in CCW classes.  What does that mean for the students who paid for their sub-standard training? One Canton man says his concealed carry license was revoked at no fault of his own. It turns out, he’s… Read More

South Dakota Advances Constitutional Carry Bill

While we shouldn’t need it, at this point, we do. I’m talking about constitutional carry, which is the Holy Grail for state carry laws. Once a state has constitutional carry, also called “permitless carry,” then they start to resemble the kind of place our Founding Fathers envisioned when it came to firearms. The phrase “shall… Read More

Epic Shoot: Alpha Foxtrot Aluminum Glock Frame

At the 1st Annual Big Daddy Unlimited/Leviathan EPIC Shoot we got our hands on this guy from Alpha Foxtrot. The Generation 3 Glock has truly become the open-source pistol with nearly endless options–and Alpha Foxtrot is bringing you a new grip option. Constructed from forged aluminum, the AF-C definitely stands out. We note that we’ve seen… Read More

Erik Visits an American Grave, Part 401

This is the grave of John Connally. Born in 1917 in Floresville, Texas, Connally grew up pretty poor. His parents were tenant farmers. But not only did he graduate from high school, he went on to the University of Texas and then a law degree at the same school. He became a rising star, well-connected… Read More

Bushnell Forge Rifle Scope – New Standard in $1000 Scopes

Bushnell has been at the forefront of rifle scopes for many years now, largely after a successful move into the tactical market. Considering the name Bushnell had a decade in the past, that was no small feat. I laughed the first time it was suggested that my Counter Terrorism force try the then-new HDMR. But… Read More

Clay’s Budget Blades Ep. 3: The Genzow HatchetHawk from Spyderco

The new Genzow is a work of art. The name is taken from Martin Genzow, a German outdoor enthusiast and historian. His life’s work has made him an expert on axes and tomahawks, and the subtle design differences that affect cutting performance. The post Clay’s Budget Blades Ep. 3: The Genzow HatchetHawk from Spyderco appeared… Read More

Female Security Guard Puts Down Active Shooter at Alabama Nightclub

In what could have been a tragic reenactment of the massacre that took place at an Orlando nightclub in 2016, a security guard in Huntsville, Al., shot and subdued a would-be killer before he could injure anyone at a local nightclub. The post Female Security Guard Puts Down Active Shooter at Alabama Nightclub appeared first… Read More

Ukrainian FORT Launches New Handgun Ammunition Manufacturing Line

The Ukrainian Ministry of Internal Affairs has published a news release telling about the visit of Arsen Avakov, head of the ministry, to FORT company where a new handgun ammunition line was launched. According to Mr. Avakov, this new production line will allow to completely fulfill the demand of the Ukrainian Border Guard, National Guard, Police, and… Read More

Hellfire Unleashed: XL-18 Flamethrower Full Review

Packing a 3-gallon capacity gas tank, the Throwflame XL-18 is capable of spewing flames at over 100 feet! This is definitely not a toy. The post Hellfire Unleashed: XL-18 Flamethrower Full Review appeared first on GunsAmerica Digest. Full Story Here Guns America Blog January 20, 2019 2:12 am Support Us

Oryx chassis – MDT launches a new low-cost chassis and brand

“A complete bolt action rifle chassis system for under 400 bucks. Includes chassis, buttstock and grip.” That’s a great way of describing the new chassis and new brand of Modular Driven Technologies – MDT. As MDT is a Canadian company, let’s be a bit more specific on the price, that is 399 US Dollars not… Read More

Check out the Smallest MPX, the New SIG Copperhead 9mm

The SIG Sauer MPX Copperhead looks like a ton of high-speed grins in a package that would fit in a small sling or briefcase. The post Check out the Smallest MPX, the New SIG Copperhead 9mm appeared first on GunsAmerica Digest. Full Story Here Guns America Blog January 20, 2019 1:57 am Support Us

The Perfect Noob Gun: The Handgun That Is Just Right for the New Shooter

“I am shopping for my first handgun and I’m a complete newbie to shooting. What should I buy?” The post The Perfect Noob Gun: The Handgun That Is Just Right for the New Shooter appeared first on GunsAmerica Digest. Full Story Here Guns America Blog January 20, 2019 1:57 am Support Us

Franklin Armory Reformation: The Semi Automatic Musket Cometh

Well it’s not technically a musket, it isn’t a smooth bore, it has straight rifling rather than spiralled. You may remember the hype which surrounded Franklin Armory’s mysterious Reformation in the run up to SHOT Show 2018. Well almost exactly a year later the Reformation is now available. Boasting a SBR length without the need… Read More

Late Season Ringnecks

As the New Year rings in every Dec 31, most hunters believe that they will have to wait until September to get the opportunity to chase fur and feathers again, as most of the big game seasons have closed and for the most part the only season open is waterfowl. Although waterfowl hunting is a… Read More

The Other Goose Addiction: White-Fronted Geese, Specks, Squealers

After receiving a phone call from a close friend in Lafayette, Louisiana, I found myself intrigued.  As an avid waterfowl hunter, I have conjured up many dream hunts I wish to experience in my life, such as sea ducks in Alaska and South American high volume shoots…the list goes on, but south Louisiana specks were… Read More

“Hear the Truth About Suppressors” presented by the NSSF

The National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF) is a tremendous steward and champion of the shooting sports. Their work occurs through innumerable events throughout the US in educating people about firearms, but they also do smaller works as well. Some of those are simple infographics that can catch fire on social media and sometimes be even… Read More

Long Range Hunting Do’s & Don’ts

A wide racked, deep-forked mule deer buck climbed the face of a far ridge, almost to the top and gone. My friend, an expert shot with any kind of weapon, lay prone behind his rifle, scope trained on the buck as it climbed. “Range?” The word was terse and unembellished with superfluous verbiage. The post… Read More

Simple Gourmet: Venison with Pear Sauce

You know what I hate? Recipes that call for special ingredients that I’m not likely to have on-hand. I don’t always have the opportunity to plan a meal and buy all the stuff ahead of time. Sometimes I just need to defrost a piece of meat and get it done for dinner right now. This… Read More

David Hogg & New Congress Push Universal Background Check Bill

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, California Rep. Mike Thompson, and former Arizona Rep. Gabby Giffords unveiled a bill on Tuesday that would prohibit the private sale of firearms. With the exception of law enforcement and the transfer of guns between friends and family, all gun sales would require a background check to be conducted on the prospective… Read More

Reader’s Choice: BEST Full-Size Striker-Fired Pistol

Happy New Year’s to all of our readers! We are officially in 2019 and that means we are inching closer to SHOT Show everyday. While it is awesome to hear about all of the new firearms coming out every winter, it can be equally fun to posture what are the best ones already in circulation. … Read More

Simpsons Makeup Gun In Real Life

Even though I consider myself a 37 year old cool teen, these “VLOG” type videos are a bit too “cOnTeNt-y for the ALgOrItHiM” for me: That’s why I did the embed legwork for you guys and skipped it to the point where they shoot their buddy with the makeup gun.  Stay for the slow motion… Read More

Taurus Firearms And The Case Of The Competition Ready .22LR

Innnnnnnnnteresting: I actually wasn’t expecting a .22LR pistol after seeing the teaser a few days ago.  I just figured it would be some subcompact polymer frame 9mm or .380. My main question is, will this feed the bricks reliably, or will .22LR hitters need to slap down more cash for the Gucci higher powered .22LR… Read More

Proof Research: Applying Rocket Science to Rifle Barrels

Proof Research builds weapons for the government using space-age tech. They also design state-of-the-art products—such as barrels—for consumers. The post Proof Research: Applying Rocket Science to Rifle Barrels appeared first on GunsAmerica Digest. Full Story Here Guns America Blog January 20, 2019 1:13 am Support Us

Get a Fire Started in 3…2…1 – Testing the Options

There are a ton of different fire starters out there, but have you ever wondered just how do they stack up against one another? I raided the camping section of my local Walmart and learned that not all fire starters are created equal. The post Get a Fire Started in 3…2…1 – Testing the Options… Read More

Best Budget Optic? Vortex Diamondback Tactical 6-24×50 Review

There is a popular saying that many gun enthusiasts know, “Buy once; cry once.” Basically, this means that it is generally worth the extra pain and expense to buy a high quality, expensive product instead of many budget options. Vortex’s new optic, the Diamondback Tactical 6-24×50 destroys this mantra with its quality construction, many features… Read More

Kimber’s Hunter Boot Campaign Rifle – Ultralight Budget Rifle

The newest version of the Hunter rifle, made to support a non-profit veterans’ support group, combines great looks, light weight and an affordable price. The post Kimber’s Hunter Boot Campaign Rifle – Ultralight Budget Rifle appeared first on GunsAmerica Digest. Full Story Here Guns America Blog January 20, 2019 1:13 am Support Us

TFBTV: Mauser M18 Rifle Review

How does the Mauser action, a cold hammer forged barrel, and a crisp two-pound trigger sound? Find out how it shoots with five different types of ammunition and see what happens at five hundred yards with this inexpensive but quality rifle from Mauser. ««« PATREON GIVEAWAYS »»» Go to http://tfbtv.gun.team for details on our monthly… Read More

Pennsylvania Governor Calls for Total Ban on all Semi-Automatic Weapons

Just one day after a gun rights rally in Pittsburgh that attracted hundreds of gun owners protesting the city’s proposed “assault weapons” ban, Democratic Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf voiced his support for a complete ban on all semi-automatic weapons. The post Pennsylvania Governor Calls for Total Ban on all Semi-Automatic Weapons appeared first on GunsAmerica… Read More

Proper Way to Use Cover

I further contend that you can be involved in a gunfight even if you don’t have a gun. In that situation, my rule about not getting shot becomes all the more important. The post Proper Way to Use Cover appeared first on GunsAmerica Digest. Full Story Here Guns America Blog January 20, 2019 12:57 am… Read More

Healthy Hunting: Working Out for Hunting Success, Start Now!

Have you ever found yourself completely winded after reaching the top of a ridge? If so, you might make a workout plan to help you continue enjoying hunting longterm. The post Healthy Hunting: Working Out for Hunting Success, Start Now! appeared first on GunsAmerica Digest. Full Story Here Guns America Blog January 20, 2019 12:57… Read More

Colt’s King Cobra is Making a Comeback

Featuring a stainless steel barrel and a heavy duty frame, the first model King Cobra in .357 Magnum has a 3-inch barrel with a full length underlug. The post Colt’s King Cobra is Making a Comeback appeared first on GunsAmerica Digest. Full Story Here Guns America Blog January 20, 2019 12:57 am Support Us

New From Timney Triggers: The Elite Hunter for Remington 700 Rifles

For the 2019 SHOT Show, Timney Triggers rolled out their newest product, the Elite Hunter trigger for Remington 700 bolt-action rifles. Before SHOT, I secured a new Elite Hunter for testing and evaluation. What I discovered was a fine aftermarket trigger, one that breaks very cleanly, doesn’t hang up, and actually did help improve my… Read More

SILENCER SATURDAY #55: Mount Up! The Best Rifle Mounting Systems

Good afternoon baffle boys and girls and welcome to episode 55 of TFB’s Silencer Saturday, where you are encouraged to laugh at my dumb jokes – quietly. Last week we discussed the 3D printed options from Delta P Design, which coincidentally are all direct thread models – requiring no mounting systems – which I happen… Read More

California Bear Hunting Down, Population Bigger than Ever

The black bear population in California is healthy and strong, but bear hunting numbers are down six years in a row following new hunting regulations. The post California Bear Hunting Down, Population Bigger than Ever appeared first on GunsAmerica Digest. Full Story Here Guns America Blog January 20, 2019 12:43 am Support Us

The Birthday Buck | Watch Video

“If it was easy, everyone would do it.” That was the thought going through my mind as I woke up to my alarm clock obscenely early yet again. The coffee pot was gurgling away as I dressed in the dark and tried not to wake my sleeping wife. The post The Birthday Buck | Watch… Read More

Maven B.2 Binocular Review

High-end binoculars with custom specs—chosen by you—at an affordable price? Yes, the Maven B.2 is as good as it sounds. The post Maven B.2 Binocular Review appeared first on GunsAmerica Digest. Full Story Here Guns America Blog January 20, 2019 12:43 am Support Us

Completely Different: Remington’s V3 TAC-13

Don’t let appearances fool you, this is not a shotgun. It is something completely different. The 12 gauge Remington V3 Tac-13 is a 26.5-inch long semi-automatic firearm with a Raptor grip. Built on an aluminum receiver, it weighs under 6 pounds and holds up to five 2 3/4 inch shells in the tube magazine with one… Read More

Featured Deals of the Week – 1/11/19

Weekly Deals Roundup: Receiver Sets, Bolt-Action Pistol, M&P Shield 9mm, Remington Squeeg-E, and Jericho 941 45 ACP Thanks for reading folks, welcome to the first deals post of 2019! For all twelve of you that read this with any regularity, I missed last week’s post because I was moving into my new apartment. Without any… Read More

B&T USA Announces APC308

Back in March 2018, Eric broke the news that B&T were finally set to offer a 7.62x51mm APC, the APC308. The rifle was unveiled at the 2018 Enforce TAC show but no details on when it might arrive in the US were given. It now appears that B&T USA are preparing to bring the APC308… Read More

The Magpul 30 PMAG SPC 2013 – 6.8SPC for LWRCI

Here’s a celebration to a very unique magazine. It is made by Magpul (who else?) but was released through LWRC INTERNATIONAL, LLC. You can see it attached to the the Six8-PDW above. The PMAG 30 SPC magazine was developed for LWRCI’s Six8 rifles. LWRCI wanted to produce a 6.8SPC rifle with perfection in terms of… Read More

TFBTV: The Top Guns of 2018

In this episode of TFBTV, James Reeves looks at the past year and breaks down the best handguns, rifles, and shotguns of 2018. This year we see guns from big names like Ruger, Glock, and SIG, but there are also small name manufacturers on the list. AR15s are still hot two, as there’s more than… Read More

RifleKühl from MagnetoSpeed, and similar products to cool your barrel

The Magnetospeed chronographs are probably one of the best on the market. At SHOT Show Magnetospeed will release a new product called the RifleKühl (“RifleCooler”). If you’re headed to Shot Show 2019, make sure to swing by and see the MagnetoSpeed team at Booth 406. We’ll be releasing final details on one of our newest… Read More

POTD: Color coding your knives and guns

Today’s Photo goes in the color RED. Let’s start with the main attraction – a CZ SP01 enhanced with LOK Grips and Truglo TFX Pro Sights. I presume we have a lot of people who read TFB that also like knives and buy one every now and then? When the gun safe is full, there’s… Read More

Lightened-Wood Lever! NEW Marlin 336 Curly Maple with Fiddle Back

Marlin has introduced a NEW version of their staple Model 336 lever-action rifle with a B-Grade Curly Maple stock and Fiddle Back figuring. This new rifle is not surprisingly chambered in the stalwart .30-30 Winchester cartridge. This rifle was announced back at the NASGW (National Sporting Good Wholesalers) Show in October and it is finally… Read More

Hands-on with the NEW Kel-Tec KS7 Shotgun

Kel-Tec planned to release its new KS7 shotgun at Shot Show 2019 but leaked information got out about the gun early. Lucky for us, we got an opportunity to show you their newest bullpup pump-action shotgun before anyone else! The KS7 is a compact and lightweight design based on their popular KSG that features improved… Read More

We Can Do Better

It’s becoming more and more obvious that “2020 presidential nominee” ain’t the job for Beto: It was a border-town stop for Beto O’Rourke’s Senate campaign, but another Democratic politician commanded particular attention: Gina Ortiz Jones, a history-making congressional candidate — gay, Filipina-American, an Iraq war veteran — hoping to turn a majority-Hispanic district blue. “Really… Read More

Rock Island Armory Introduce New Shotgun – the VR80

Rock Island Armory have introduced their new semi-automatic shotgun – the VR80. Developed by Rock Island Armory’s Philippine parent company Armscor, the new AR-style 12 gauge, magazine fed shotgun will hit shelves in 2019. Rock Island Armory are called the VR80 ‘a lean, mean customizable machine.’ Heralded as a customizable platform for shooters the VR80 has… Read More

Concealed Carry Corner: Storing Firearms in a Vehicle

A proper storage solution for a firearm in a vehicle can be as varied as the people who use them. However, many of us must go to gun free areas such as schools, post offices or government buildings which can require us to disarm before entering. Many simply stow their firearm in the glove box… Read More

NEW Cobalt Kinetics “Winter Limited Edition” Edge Rifle in 300 BLK

Cobalt Kinetics has taken their Edge rifle and bathed it in some wintery goodness. With extra embellishments on the rifle and a new finish, they are releasing a “Winter Limited Edition” run for 2019 that is limited to just 50 firearms. This rifle is extremely similar to their traditional Edge rifle, but with that frosty… Read More

JUST RELEASED: 2019 Remington And AAC Product Catalogs

It’s that time of year again, boys and girls – SHOT Show, new releases, hopes, dreams and more will start to flood your inbox. Today we will give you a preview of the 2019 Remington and Advanced Armament product catalogs. While there are some notable highlights, this year’s layout doesn’t appear to contain any earth-shattering… Read More

New Steiner DRS 1X (Defendu Reflex Sight)

Steiner USA will have a new Reflex Sight available early 2019 called the DRS 1X (Defendu Reflex Sight). As reflex sights in general it is focused for targets at close range, but with a small 2 MOA dot in the middle you should be able to engage targets into the medium range as well. The… Read More

MDT Releases Second Generation LSS Chassis

Modular Driven Technologies (Canada) are makers of Chassis Systems and Accessories for Bolt Action Rifles. The company was founded in 2009. Manufacturing takes place in Chilliwack BC, Canada. All their US sales and distribution is operated by their US entity company located in Sumas Washington, USA. MDT’s LSS chassis (Light Sniper System) is well known… Read More

POTD: Bundeswehr Testing New G95K at Yuma Proving Ground

Last August the German Ministry of Defence brought the Bundeswehr’s newest rifle to the US Army’s Yuma Proving Ground in Arizona for testing. The G95K was put through gruelling environmental testing which simulated real-world conditions similar to those found in Afghanistan. The G95K, based on the HK 416 A7, was adopted for the KSK (German Special Forces) back… Read More

New LE BLUE Duty Line of High Speed Gear Now Available

High Speed Gear is now offering through their Duty Line of law enforcement products New LE BLUE offerings to more openly acknowledge and thank our men and women in blue. Moreover, the High Speed Gear Duty Line in LE Blue was developed for law enforcement in jurisdictions that require less aggressive looking gear. This as… Read More

2019 SHOT SHOW: What Do You Want To See?

‘Tis the season. Tomorrow we embark on that annual pilgrimage to the place where good ideas, money and a savage customer base collide. Of course, we always end up covering a few of the bad ideas as well. The 2019 SHOT Show is the firearm industry’s biggest showcase of the year. In decades past, SHOT… Read More

The Ashley Update: Anti-Tank and Anti-Materiel Rifles

Hlebinsky, who previously worked at the Smithsonian is exactly the kind of ambassador the shooting community needs. Torrentially well informed, passionate to the point of geekery, and blessed with a wicked sense of humor, she can swill whiskey and smoke cigars while holding forth on black powder muskets until your eyes glaze over. Spreading the… Read More

Henry Introduce New Rifles – including ‘Long Ranger’ in 6.5 Creedmoor

Henry Repeating Arms have announced some new additions to their range, including a new ‘Long Ranger’ hunting rifle and a new .22, the American Eagle. The latest Long Ranger will be chambered in 6.5 Creedmoor and joins the series that already includes .223 Rem/5.56 NATO, .243 Win, .308 chamberings. The Long Ranger weighs 7 lbs and… Read More

Kimber Carry: Everyday Carry Pocket Dump of the Day

Yes, it’s a Kimber Custom II. This one belongs to a college student who says he carries it because he has a “deep respect for classic pieces that incorporate leather, wood, and steel.” You just don’t see 1911s carried as frequently anymore. They’re absolutely feasible for concealed carry, though. As with any gun you intend… Read More

Franklin Armory Providence Rifle Action Prototype is NOT Semiautomatic ~ VIDEO

Minden, NV – -(AmmoLand.com)- Innovative firearms manufacturer, Franklin Armory®, has successfully created a new prototype. Franklin Armory presents providence a whole new action type that fires one round every time the trigger is pulled, but this action is not semiautomatic. Come by SHOT Show booth #20365 and see the safest, quietest, cleanest, non-semiautomatic ever designed.… Read More

Ranger Point Precision Announces New Fiber Optic Rifle Sights

Ranger Point Precision Fiber Optic Rifle Sights Houston, TX -(Ammoland.com)- Ranger Point Precision’s new front fiber optic rifle sights utilize intelligent design and quality material to deliver the brightest and most robust sights on the market while presenting a finer aim point than competing sights. New fiber optic front sights work great with any rear sight… Read More

Spyderco SC230GP-BRK Lil’ Native Plain G10 Knife Review

Spyderco SC230GP-BRK Lil’ Native Plain G10 Knife Idaho – -(AmmoLand.com)- Ok, today we’ll talk about the second folder that I’ve tested in the Native line of Sypderco. Even though it is listed as a compact gentlemen-sized knife, don’t let it fool you. Yes, the Spyderco Lil’ Native C230G does only have a 2 1/8-inch blade… Read More

Music Notes

As usual when I am traveling overseas, I read a lot in Martinique. One of the books I read was Lester Bangs’ Psychotic Reactions and Carburetor Dung. Not sure how I had gotten to this point in life without reading this. Overall, I found it pretty entertaining, if more than a bit much. Bangs wrote… Read More

Shadow Systems Releases Multi-Role MR918 9mm Pistol

Plano, TX (January, 2019) – Shadow Systems, a US-based manufacturer of custom Glock pistols and Glock compatible parts and accessories, is proud to announce the release of their first proprietary pistol design, the MR918. The MR918 name comes from the idea of creating a true “multi-role” pistol. The size and operating system are inspired by… Read More

Nancy Pelosi State of the Union Letter Leaked

Art by Michael Ramirez Nancy Pelosi State of the Union Letter Leaked USA –-(Ammoland.com)- Nancy Pelosi State of the Union Letter Leaked. The eloquent leaked letter shows that Nancy Pelosi and the respectful Democrats are doing all they can to work with a difficult Donald Trump,,,, YEAH RIGHT… NOT AT ALL! Expect nothing good from… Read More

Meters vs Yards When Zeroing Your Rifle…What’s the Difference?

courtesy chemistry.about.com [ED: Here’s an old Ask Foghorn post we still get asked about.] Reader Jeremy writes: I don’t know if you guys have gotten this question before, or if it would warrant writing an article, but do you have any feedback on zeroing a rifle on a range measured in yards, and then how… Read More

Remington to Launch Many New Ammunition Products at SHOT 2019

Lonoke, AR – Remington will launch many consumer-focused new ammunition products during the 2019 SHOT (Booth 14229) including everything from entirely new product lines to product reinstatements to bringing back nostalgic old brands like Peters along with many existing product line extensions in exciting popular cartridges and bullet styles as well as consumer-centric new pack… Read More

Meters vs Yards When Zeroing Your Rifle…What’s the Difference?

courtesy chemistry.about.com [ED: Here’s an old Ask Foghorn post we still get asked about.] Reader Jeremy writes: I don’t know if you guys have gotten this question before, or if it would warrant writing an article, but do you have any feedback on zeroing a rifle on a range measured in yards, and then how… Read More

Apparently this is a thing that happened

And it came close to making me feel sorry for Donald Trump, for a nanonsecond: PARIS — “Would you like to speak to the president?” That was about the last question I expected from a stranger on a Friday night in Paris. I was at a brasserie in the Latin Quarter, enjoying dinner with James… Read More

Bianchi Introduces PREVADER Concealment Holster at SHOT Show

Slim, low-profile design features Pinch retention in a multi-fit open-top holster ONTARIO, California – Bianchi®, a brand of The Safariland Group, a leading global provider of safety and survivability products designed for the public safety, military, professional and outdoor markets, announced today the release of the Model 4585 Prevader™ Concealment Holster. This ballistic weave model… Read More

Down with deer!

Up against the wall, Bambi! Full Story Here Arms and The Law January 19, 2019 3:42 pm Support Us

Federal Forges Ahead with New Look, New Name, New Products

Federal is releasing a slew of several new products in 2019, with a focus on additional projectile options from Barnes, Berger, Nosler, and others. Federal introduced their Syntech Ammunition back in 2017, a special combination of cleaner-burning powders and polymer-encapsulated bullets. This year, Federal has added three new products to their Syntech lineup: Syntech Defense,… Read More

Leupold’s Updated LTO Tracker 2 and Tracker 2 HD Thermal Imagers

Dan Z for TTAG If you hunt, particularly if you hunt at night, you know the importance of being able to find your prey after the shot. That’s not always easy. But the advance of lightweight thermal imaging gear has made it much more do-able. Leupold’s LTO Tracker handheld imagers let you quickly locate game… Read More

Trump proposes compromise in which Democrats bail him out in exchange for nothing

Nancy Pelosi is not impressed: Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) on Saturday called reports of a deal to be proposed by President Trump to end a record-long partial government shutdown a “non-starter.” “Democrats were hopeful that the President was finally willing to re-open government and proceed with a much-need discussion to protect the border. Unfortunately, initial… Read More

What MAGA Means

Contrary to what some elite legacy pundits will still try to tell you, it sure ain’t “rein in the corporate elites and the big banks”: Covington Catholic High School faced backlash on social media Saturday morning after video was posted and widely shared showing a tense incident involving indigenous marchers and a group of young… Read More

Emerging Tactical Solutions & KLEE Industries – Upgrade Your Night Vision

Knowing how to leverage your night vision equipment in demanding tactical situations is just as important as keeping your equipment fully operational and taking advantage of the latest technological advances in image intensifier tube and lens technology. Emerging Tactical Solutions and KLEE Industries have combined forces to provide you with not only upgrades for your… Read More

New precision rifle handguard for AR-15s and Ruger Precision Rifles from Catalyst Arms!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Catalyst Arms Introduces A True Precision Rifle Handguard For AR-15 and Ruger Precision Rifles Beaverton, OR – Catalyst Arms, LLC, a firearms accessory company, has introduced Fast Track™, a true precision rifle handguard for AR-15s and the Ruger Precision Rifle.  Designed for precision rifle competitors and long-range shooters, Fast Track™ has the… Read More

7 Great Single Stack 9mm Pistols For Concealed Carry

Sam Hoober for TTAG The single-stack 9mm pistol format is one of the most popular segments of the handgun market these days, but where is a person to start? Which one should you choose? Which is the best and for what purpose? Obviously, concealed carry is mostly the purpose as the handgun market is heavily… Read More

Exclusive Breakdown of the Maxim Defense PDX

We got our grubbies on a Maxim Defense PDX in 7.62×39–and we break it all down for you in this RECOILtv Gun Room Full Story Here Recoil Web January 19, 2019 11:27 am Support Us

Unity Tactical Announces FAST Optics Mounts

Unity Tactical is proud to announce FAST optics mounts as the latest addition to our growing product line. FAST optic mounts are designed to facilitate quicker and more intuitive target engagement and is comprised of several different mounts and accessories. FAST Mounts will be available for all commonly used/issued optics in the military and law… Read More

Two Iowa Middle Schools to Teach Gun Safety, Brady Campaign Is Apalled

courtesy Guns Save Life The gun industry, gun rights orgs and America’s 100+ million law-abiding gun owners know that teaching children how to safely handle firearms is the surest way to prevent accidents and tragedies. While the goal, as always, is to prevent unauthorized access to guns, as rational, thinking adults, we know that no… Read More

Persistent Systems and Partners launch Wave Relay Ecosystem

Wave Relay® Ecosystem is first industry alliance to deliver a networked battlefield to the warfighter NEW YORK, N.Y.—January 15, 2019—Persistent Systems, LLC (“Persistent”) announced today the launch of the Wave Relay® Ecosystem, an alliance of unmanned systems and sensor companies working together to deliver a true networked battlefield to warfighters. Ecosystem partners, such as Insitu… Read More

The Definitive Podcast List

  Lately, I’ve been listening to podcasts in lieu of music when I work on the computer or do household chores, but so far my listening is confined to three podcasts: Pod Save America, How Did this Get Made and Post Reports. (Post Reports, by the way, is excellent and features stories from the Washington Post… Read More

Samson Manufacturing Exhibiting at NSSF SHOT Show

KEENE, NH –Samson Manufacturing will be exhibiting at the NSSF SHOT Show, from Tuesday, January 22, through Friday, January 25, 2019, at the Sands Expo & Convention Center in Las Vegas Nevada. Samson invites members of the firearms industry and interested media to come by booth 20327 to see Samson’s new products for 2019. Samson… Read More

Faxon Firearms’ First Pistols: The 9mm FX-19 Patriot and Hellfire

courtesy mfr Cincinnati-based Faxon Firearms has just announced a line of polymer-framed 9mm pistols. The new FX-19 line includes two handguns, the Patriot and the Hellfire. Both feature optics-ready, DLC-coated, aggressively machined slides and take GLOCK 19 magazines. The Hellfire comes silencer-ready with a threaded barrel and suppressor-height sights. Faxon hasn’t announced prices yet. Here’s… Read More

70% is a Modest Reform

Who says Trump’s upper-class tax cuts aren’t growing the economy! Dan Snyder, the American billionaire owner of the Washington National Football League (NFL) team, is taking delivery of a new superyacht, complete with the world’s first floating private Imax movie theatre – at an additional $3m (£2.3m) cost. You may think that sailing a 93-metre… Read More

Delaware Governor Calls On Lawmakers To Ban ‘Ghost Guns’

The term “ghost gun” is designed to terrify the hell out of the ignorant. Used to describe homebuilt firearms that don’t have any paperwork with a serial number on it, they’re scary to people who envision millions of untraceable guns out there in the wild, ready to be used by every manner of evil being.… Read More

Protecting the Force, Abroad and at Home

COLLEGE STATION – Our military should never fight a fair fight, and our first responders deserve the same edge protecting our local communities. Protect the Force (PTF) is doing exactly that, driving innovative solutions in textiles and composite materials to enhance the safety of our military and first responders. President Trump recently stated at the… Read More

Paul Pate: My Bad, Didn’t Mean to Set Gun Rights Amendment Back Years

courtesy Pate for Iowa When an apology just isn’t enough (see our original story on this here): Iowa Secretary of State Paul Pate recorded a video apologizing to members of the Iowa Firearms Coalition for his office’s failure to meet a requirement that would have advanced a pro-gun amendment to Iowa’s Constitution. The error set the… Read More

Couple Sues Over Second Amendment Infringement For Foster Parents

I’ve heard horror stories of kids who have to stay with foster parents. Some are absolute nightmare fuel. But I like to believe that those horror stories represent a small minority of the foster families out there. Most, it seems to me, are people who want to open their home up to kids who need… Read More

Erik Visits an American Grave, Part 400

This is the grave of the traitor George Pickett. Pickett was unfortunately born in 1825 to an elite Virginia family in Richmond. For awhile he was going to go into the law and even left the South to do so, working for his uncle in Illinois and then going to Springfield for his legal studies.… Read More

Pittsburgh Open Carry Demonstration Is What Self Care Looks Like

Threepers, piehitters, sheephitters, fudds.  But they are all brothers (boRthers if you will) in the 2nd Amendment sense oh my: 0:03 – Ugh.. this Kaitlin girl.  I’m not even going to explain why I don’t like her, because it only gives her power.  I will say there are MILLIONS of women proudly supporting the 2nd… Read More

Spartanat – First TILO – Andres Industries SHOT SHOW 19

The TILO series, the world’s smallest thermal imaging goggles, has enjoyed great popularity for around a year. With only 100g and 4cm length this device is by far without competition. The next larger device, the FLIR Breach, is twice as long and more than twice as heavy.Since the introduction of the TILO-6 with its 640×512 thermal sensor, Andres is also… Read More

Story of the Schuetzen rifle

At times my local Cabela’s is truly an Arms Bazaar. This store is located outside of Reno, Nevada, less than 10 miles from the California border. When Californians need to sell their firearms, they often find Cabela’s may be the only store that will buy them. California’s confusing gun laws and firearm sales practices seem… Read More

Democracy: Generally Better Than Not Democracy

And a lack of representation combined with white nationalist leadership is especially bad: Last fall, Patenaude expressed concern over the Trump administration’s intervention in disaster-recovery money that Congress had appropriated for Puerto Rico and states hit by hurricanes. President Trump in late September grew incensed after hearing, erroneously, that Puerto Rico was using the emergency… Read More

Steel Alive Smart Target System

Tallahassee, FL-January 18, 2019 – Steel Alive® LLC, is proud to announce the launch of their new product for the shooting sports industry, the Steel Alive smart target system.  Ever thought about digitizing your shooting and measuring your speed and reflexes with your smart phone? Train using tactical drills and competing with other shooters with… Read More

Pinnacle Performance from Timney – Elite Hunter Now Available for Model 700

Phoenix, Arizona (January 21, 2019) — Timney Triggers, the oldest and largest trigger manufacturer in the world and the leader in the aftermarket trigger category, announced today the next evolution of accuracy in a drop-in, replacement trigger for the iconic Remington Model 700 and Model 700 footprint actions is here – The Timney Elite Hunter.… Read More

S&S Precision – Navboard Rotary

The NavBoard™ Rotary is third and final Nav Board from S&S Precision we are showcasing before SHOT Show. It allows users to attach a wide range of consumer electronic navigation device’s, with or without a protective case. It can be stowed close to the user’s body, and deployed in an open position and viewed in… Read More

Secondary Tools: Everyday Carry Pocket Dump of the Day

Today’s pocket dump includes a CZ P-07, a Ka-Bar TDI, and a Kershaw Blur. We’ve talked about edged weapon skills and folders versus fixed blades in the past, but we may as well revisit some of it…from another angle. If you carry a secondary means of self-defense such a knife or OC spray, have you… Read More

Wilcox Industries – RAID-X Ruggedized Aiming/Illumination Device

OVERVIEW   The RAID-X (Ruggedized Aiming/Illumination Device) offers smaller, lighter and superior performance. Powered by one (1) CR123 3V battery, the RAID-X features a red or green visible laser, near infrared (NIR) laser, NIR room Illuminator and variable NIR illuminator all co-aligned with one windage and elevation adjustment. In addition to size and weight reduction,… Read More

Gun Review: SIG SAUER Legion P238 Micro-Compact .380 ACP

Josh Wayner for TTAG I recently reviewed the new SIG SAUER P938 Legion chambered in 9mm. The pistol was amazing and could be thought of as the Rolex of carry guns. Today we’re going to be taking a look at the SIG SAUER P238 Legion chambered in .380 ACP, a similar gun in appearance, but… Read More

March for Lies

Photo by Emily Morter on Unsplash Can you guess the name of the right winger who has claimed a picture of the 2017 Women’s March in D.C. was taken today, during the March for Life? Answer below the break. I know, I know. Big surprise /s. Share Full Story Here Lawyers Guns Money January 18,… Read More

“Bugger all else but sand in Klatch. Still got some in his sandals”

Photo by Trang Nguyen on Unsplash The whitest president ever’s morning Tweetertantrump included a mention of an article from the Washington Times Lite. Border rancher: “We’ve found prayer rugs out here. It’s unreal.” Washington Examiner People coming across the Southern Border from many countries, some of which would be a big surprise. A surprise indeed,… Read More

Mike Pannone Booth Appearance at SureFire for SHOT 2019

Fountain Valley, CA—SureFire, LLC will be hosting Mike Pannone of CTT-Solutions at the SureFire booth #13968 during SHOT 2019 on Thursday, January 24, from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Come by to meet Mike and ask any training questions or advice on how to be a badass. SureFire will also be holding a raffle at… Read More

Ops-Core Introduces Made In USA, Configurable Eyepro At SHOT Show

Ruggedized Frames with Interchangeable Protective Lenses Designed for Elite Forces Carbondale, PA, January 18, 2019. Gentex Corporation, a global leader in personal protection and situational awareness solutions for defense forces, emergency responders, and industrial personnel will introduce the latest addition to its growing eyewear portfolio, Ops-Core Mk1™ Performance Protective Eyewear, at SHOT Show, January 22 –… Read More

Semi-Automatic Weapons Are Under Fire…Again

courtesy politico.com and AP By Roger J. Katz “It’s like déjà vu all over again.” – Yogi Berra If you asked your fellow Americans to point to one defining moment in our nation’s recent history, many would likely mention the 2001 terrorist attacks. Some Americans might point to Barack Obama being elected as U.S. President.… Read More

Chase Tactical Winter Sale

January 18-22 18% OFF Coupon Code: ICECOLD18 www.chasetactical.com Full Story Here Soldier Systems January 18, 2019 12:59 pm Support Us

It takes a Village

Let’s take another little stroll down memory lane. Sally Quinn, in the Washington Post, November 2, 1998: They call the capital city their “town.” And their town has been turned upside down. With some exceptions, the Washington Establishment is outraged by the president’s behavior in the Monica Lewinsky scandal. The polls show that a majority… Read More

VA House Panel Smacks Down Gun Control Bills

Virginia’s Democratic governor just knew he was going to get gun control passed in his state. That was clear from his comments. Of course, politicians usually think their measures are going to pass. Otherwise, why bother proposing most of them, right? Well, Gov. Ralph Northam has got to be disappointed. It seems a GOP-majority subcommittee… Read More

More on the Realignment

Ace of Spades doesn’t get the people who don’t want their elected politicians to fight for their interests. He points out: I think the biggest difference between the cuck and non-cuck wings of the Republican party (apart from the cucks being liberals) is that non-cucks valorize audacity and aggression, whereas cucks valorize caution and defensiveness.… Read More

Trump’s Attorney General: Trump Broke the Law

These answers seem pertinent! On Thursday night, BuzzFeed News’s Jason Leopold and Anthony Cormier reported that President Donald Trump instructed his personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, to lie to Congress about Trump’s involvement in plans for a real estate project in Moscow. The BuzzFeed report, based on testimony and facts gathered by special counsel Robert Mueller’s… Read More

TROY Partners with OSS Suppressors

West Springfield, MA – TROY Troy Industries, global military contractor and innovative designer and manufacturer of the SOCC™ (Special Operations Compatible Carbines) line of firearms and accessories is pleased to announce that its next-generation rifle builds will be made available with OSS Suppressors’ patented Flow-Through™ technology. Engineered and built for the discerning shooter, Troy’s lightweight,… Read More

Commentary on the Shutdown

It’s been fun to watch social media, and all the people on pointing fingers at anyone but themselves. If you really give a shit on the issue to the point of inflexibility, you’re part of the problem. I don’t really think a border wall will accomplish what people expect it to, but can’t you give… Read More

The AR-15 Forward Assist For Total Beginners

Dan Z for TTAG The AR-15 forward assist, a mechanical feature found on the bulk of AR-15 pattern rifles, is something that newbies might not totally understand. You’ll find the forward assist assembly on the right-hand side of your rifle (for most guns) directly below the charging handle. Some details may get glossed over for… Read More

Bridge the Gap: Distilling Essential Skill-Sets

It’s surreal that as a company, ITS is entering its 10th year in business. Officially started in my home office on April 1st, 2009 (no joke) as a single post about knot tying, I knew from the start that Imminent Threat Solutions would “Bridge the Gap” between the gear available and the decisions you make… Read More

Mark Kelly Considers Challenging McSally For Senate Seat

Ever since his wife, former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-Ariz.), was shot, Mark Kelly has been an anti-gun crusader. He hasn’t been a particularly talented one, mind you. Nor has he been a particularly effective one, from what most anyone can see. Still, he persists with his efforts. However, it looks like the former astronaut is looking… Read More

Illinois Governor Pritzker Signs Gun Dealer Licensing Bill

Image courtesy thepatch.com Illinois Governor JB Pritzker signed the Combating Illegal Gun Trafficking Act into law yesterday. The bill enacts all manner of onerous and expensive regulations upon dealers, with up to $10,000 in civil penalties for each and every violation. The bill’s advocates claim that Illinois gun dealers need more supervision. “40 percent of guns… Read More

Durham, NC Officials Call For Gun Control After Slew Of Homicides

It’s troubling when you’re a city leader when there’s a spike in crime. A single murder, as bad as it is, can be written off easily as an isolated tragedy. But when several homicides happen in a short amount of time, you almost have to start demanding answers. The people who elected you expect it. But all… Read More

Review: Smith and Wesson Model 69 Combat Magnum

One of the most interesting handguns to come along in some time is the Model 69 .44 Magnum. This is a 5-shot .44 Magnum revolver built on the L frame chassis. It features square butt grips and a 4-inch barrel. However, Smith & Wesson has gone one better for personal defense shooters with the Model… Read More

Plan for PLAN SSBN Sorrows…

USS Kentucky (SSBN-737). U.S. Navy photo -Public Domain. Latest at the Diplomat takes a look at a recent article about China’s SSBN force… In a recent article at the Bulletin for Atomic Scientists, Owen Cote examines the boomer balance between China and the United States in light of the long-running competition between the United States and the… Read More

Video of Franklin Armory’s Providence Non-Semi-Automatic Carbine In Action

courtesy Franklin Armory and Instagram Yesterday’s announcement of Franklin Armory’s new Providence non-semi-automatic carbine design prompted plenty of speculation about how it works in the comment section. Now Franklin has posted a brief video of the prototype in action. Check it out. The post Video of Franklin Armory’s Providence Non-Semi-Automatic Carbine In Action appeared first… Read More

I Would Not Want Any Member That Would Join This Club

I have a piece for Reuters about William Barr’s pending confirmation as Attorney General. TL;DR: Barr mostly walked back the worst Trumpy statements he made prior to being nominated, but not only are the ex ante statements probably more reliable on a more fundamental level nobody who would take the job as Trump’s Attorney General is… Read More

THE BUMPY ROAD OF BUMP STOCKS

So, bump stocks are now forbidden, and those who own them are ordered to turn them in or destroy them.  Period. The ninety-day countdown is already underway. Many thousands of law-abiding Americans criminalized with the proverbial stroke of the pen. … Read more Full Story Here Masad Ayoob January 18, 2019 7:27 am Support Us

LOCK THE DOORS!

This bizarre incident happened recently in Michigan. One of the charms of rural living in old-fashioned America was the sense of peaceful good neighborliness that made people comfortable leaving their doors unlocked at night.  That has been over for a … Read more Full Story Here Masad Ayoob January 18, 2019 7:13 am Support Us

Gov. Cuomo: New York Needs More Gun Control Laws

courtesy ABC News Apparently Governor Andrew Soprano Cuomo feels gun laws in New York are still far too lax: New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on Friday vowed passage of legislation in the first 100 days of the new legislative session to combat gun violence. It would include a ten day waiting period for anyone trying… Read More

The Producers

Misty water-color memories, aka August 2015: What does Donald Trump actually want? That is the practical question posed by his increasingly bizarre, and increasingly successful, “campaign.” . . . It’s a good question, and my guess of an answer is that Trump’s campaign started as a publicity stunt, but has since spun out of control.… Read More

Magpul’s New Long Action 700 Pro Chassis, DAKA Wallets, and Eyewear

Magpul’s been busy dropping new products all week leading up to SHOT Show 2019. Today, we’re sharing info about the company’s product line extensions in the DAKA wallet, eywear, and Pro 700 Chassis lines. From Magpul: Magpul’s DAKA Bifold Wallet The Magpul DAKA Bifold Wallet was designed with the same slim styling of our original… Read More

VA State Senator Open Carries On Floor, Calls It Her ‘ERA’

I’ve never understood feminists and their resistance to firearms. For women, who are biologically weaker than men, the most effective way to fend of a larger and stronger predator is to provide an immediate increase in the amount of copper and lead in their body in conjunction with an acute loss of blood. In other… Read More

Last night…

Fresh home from the vet, having been x-rayed, palpated, had blood and urine samples taken with needles, given subcutaneous fluids, and otherwise had her dignity disrespected, Miss Random Numbers J. Wu got home and hopped into Roberta’s desk chair for a well-earned nap… X-rays showed that she didn’t have impacted stool, but she did have… Read More

Erik Visits an American Grave, Part 399

This is the grave of Ruth Page. Born in 1899 in Indianapolis, Page became of the greatest dancers in American history. She made her Broadway debut in 1917, toured South America in 1918 with a company, and worked for many other companies over her long life. She danced almost nonstop for forty years, choreographing many… Read More

NERF Wild West

Sure why not: What can I say fellas, it’s “content”.  Not as bad as I thought it was going to be actually. Thoughts? NERF Wild West originally appeared on Everyday No Days Off – Gun Blog Full Story Here Gun Blog January 18, 2019 1:27 am Support Us

Jerry Miculek’s Finger VS A Bump Stock

Bump stocks got treaded on hard recently.  Jerry checks one bumpy boi out vs his quick finger: They definitely take some getting used to.  I don’t have one but I’ve used one and didn’t care for it… that said I’m irritated they are now NFA items and am still shocked that actually was allowed to… Read More

VODA On The Temple Index

Mans a bit late on this, since the temple index craze definitely already passed: He has more control up high, than down low apparently. haha cool stuff bro, I have big hopes for VODA bringing the derp content HEAVY all thought 2019. Oh man they are roasting him in his YouTube comments, as expected. Thoughts?… Read More

Gun Owners Defy New Gun Control Laws in the US and Abroad

courtesy dailycamera.com By Dr. LateBloomer The call to “Resist!” seems to have become a liberal battle cry these days. But what most people don’t realize, and what the mainstream media avoids telling the public is that “resist” is exactly what firearms owners have been doing for literally decades in the face of unconstitutional gun laws.… Read More

Buzzfeed Commits Outrageous Act of McCarthyism

Trump directed Cohen to lie to Congress about the Moscow Trump Tower project. Truly a remarkable set of coincidences has occurred surrounding what is surely an innocent man.   Share Full Story Here Lawyers Guns Money January 17, 2019 9:27 pm Support Us

Generational Change: Everyday Carry Pocket Dump of the Day

This pocket dump is from someone “up north” – Santa? – and features a Smith & Wesson M&P M2.0. The M2.0 is a nice pistol with some solid upgrades over the original line. Changes include more aggressively textured grips, something that affects different shooters in varying ways but does ensure a secure grip – and… Read More

What’s A Few Thousand Kidnapped Children Between White Nationalist Authoritarians?

Whoops! The Trump administration most likely separated thousands more children from their parents at the Southern border than was previously believed, according to a report by government inspectors released on Thursday. The federal government has reported that nearly 3,000 children were forcibly separated from their parents under last year’s “zero tolerance” immigration policy, under which… Read More

Another Media Outlet Pushing Smart Guns

Proponents of smart guns don’t listen. Well, they don’t listen to people who oppose smart guns, anyway. Granted, I already knew this, but every so often something comes up that reminds me of how little smart-gun proponents listen to opponents on the topic. You know, things like this. People on both sides of the gun… Read More

Thursday Night Open Thread

Sure, this is just an excuse to show what Vegas was like before it all got all PC and bears were no longer allowed at the tables. What a travesty. Share Full Story Here Lawyers Guns Money January 17, 2019 5:42 pm Support Us

Win a SCAR 17S From TTAG and Classic Firearms!

courtesy Classic Firearms and YouTube   Come on… you know you’ve always wanted a FN SCAR. Well this is your chance to get one for free. Thanks to our friends at Classic Firearms, you can win a 7.62×51 FN SCAR 17S. And it couldn’t be easier. Here’s the link to enter the giveaway. As FN… Read More

Steve King is Clearly an Outlier in the Republican Party

All of a sudden, Steve King is a problem for Republicans, despite Trump previously saying he “has the right views.” But yeah, King’s white supremacy is clearly an outlier for the Republican Party. House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MD) took a few minutes in his concluding floor remarks Thursday to scold a Republican representative who… Read More

California Looking At New Slate Of Gun Restrictions

We’ve long known that the endgame for the gun control movement is complete disarmament of the citizenry. Gun grabbers may not ever be able to achieve that, but they know that they’ll never even get close if they try to do it in one fell swoop. Instead, these gun control activists have to ratchet up their… Read More

Tools for Ascending – Questions Over Coffee 18

What do climbing trees, downloading apps and communicating on camping trips have in common? They’re all subjects Bryan tackles this week on Questions Over Coffee! In addition, he answers a quick question on what collecting medicine could look like in a “grid-down” scenario. For more on the gear we review, check out our GEARCOM category here on… Read More

Woman ‘Accidentally’ Kills Her Boyfriend While Posing for Snapchat Photo

Autumn King (L) via Austin Police, Erick Allen (R) via GoFundMe On December 23, 2018 in Austin, Texas, a 20-year-old woman named Autumn Ravonne King shot and killed her boyfriend, 26-year-old Erick Charles Allen. Three weeks later, King is being held on a manslaughter charge with bail set at $200,000. According to King, her boyfriend’s… Read More