Saturday, November 25, 2017

CZechmate: The CZ 75 SP-01 Tactical Urban Gray Suppressor-Ready

Photo by Denny Giacobe “The SP-01 Tactical Urban Gray Suppressor-Ready is a considerably upgraded CZ 75…” Photo by Denny Giacobe The SP-01 Tactical features comfortable black rubber grip panels, and the extended 18-round magazines feature large base pads for easier reloading. Photo by Denny Giacobe Mounting the Dead Air Ghost-M suppressor in both short and standard (shown) configurations did not ... Read More »

Sniper Tech: The Garmin Foretrex 701 Ballistic Edition

Photo by Garmin Photo by Garmin Photo by Garmin You may be aware of the King of 2 Miles competition. You may also be aware that Derek Rodgers hit the 2-mile target (see the video below) using a new ballistic computer: The Garmin Foretrex 701 Ballistic Edition. For many years, the Garmin Foretrex 401 has been a preferred piece of ... Read More »

R and R Targets – The Wright 12 Shotgun closer to delivery

We have reported about the R and R Target’s Wright 12 Shotgun development before, but there’s now more to tell. Below you can see a collection of pictures as the production parts arrive to assembly. Below are stock adapters for the new shotgun. A lot of smaller parts are also in production. New Picatinny rail […] Read More … The ... Read More »

POTD: Swiss watchmaking? Or TriggerTechs?

When I first saw these pictures in my daily flow, I thought that’s an odd looking watch from Switzerland. I wondered how are you going to be able to tell the time from that thing? Hence, today’s Photo Of The Day are TriggerTech Diamond triggers. I used a TriggerTech AR15 2-stage trigger during the First […] Read More … The ... Read More »

Heckler & Koch stops supplying the Hong Kong Police

HK will not ship to HK, that’s the news in short based on the latest development. According to several sources, for instance Asia Times, Heckler & Koch from Germany have refused to sell MP5 sub-machine guns, accessories and spare parts to the Hong Kong Police Force. As The Firearm Blog reported about a year ago, […] Read More … The ... Read More »

Kalashnikov TG2 chambered for .366ТКМ

The Russians are busy inventing new rifles and Kalashnikov Group have announced a rifle called TG2 chambered for the .366ТКМ round. The looks and appearance are identical to the AK 103 rifle, however the TG2 has a smooth barrel with paradox rifling. In short, a Paradox is a combination gun that can fire both pellets […] Read More … The ... Read More »

Fiocchi .38 spl 125gr XTP carbine Gel Test Review

We shoot Fiocchi .38 spl 125gr XTP ammunition from a Rossi M92 lever action carbine with a 16″ barrel into Clearballistics ballistic gel to measure velocity, penetration, expansion/fragmentation, and retained weight. Buy it at Ventura Munitions. Guns in this video: Rossi M92 Thanks to our sponsors: Proxibid – Thousands Of Guns At Auction On Proxibid Now […] Read More … The ... Read More »

Surefire’s new compact LED Scout Light – M300C

SureFire is exhibiting at the Military and Police exhibition in Paris, France. Milipol is the leading event dedicated to homeland security and SureFire co-exhibis with Terrang MP-Sec France. I presume that everyone, like me, is waiting for the upcoming 1,500 lumens M600, but it’s easy to get blinded by the figures only. Until we get […] Read More … The ... Read More »

Stryker Enterprises FN SCAR Stock

Stryker Enterprises is a manufacturer of accessories for the FN Herstal SCAR platform, all made in the USA. With inspiration from the FN Mk20 buttstock for their S.O.B.A. design, the S.O.B.A. (SCAR Optimized Buttstock Assembly) provides more cheek rest and length of pull adjustment for shooters who want to customize their stock for different shooting […] Read More … The ... Read More »

Sharp Bros presents sharper, updated lowers

Sharp Bros. have announced even sharper lowers, generation 2 versions of their Hellbreaker, Warthog and The Jack lowers. The design is updated, with sharper looks, threaded bolt catch pin, lighter weight and lower cost. Hellbreaker (AR15) – Gen2 “Hellbreaker’s distinctive appearance is inspired by the P-40 Warhawk, which was one of the United States’ most-produced […] Read More … The ... Read More »

New Primary Arms Advanced Micro Dot

Primary Arms just announced the release of their new Advanced Micro Dot, it’s an upgraded version of their MD-ADS Micro Dot. Their new MD-RB-AD Micro Dot has an estimated 50,000 hours of battery life from a single CR2032 battery. It features fully multicoated lenses, 11 brightness settings that are controlled via a rotary knob on the […] Read More … The ... Read More »

[Milipol 2017] New MEPRO MX3-T magnifier from Meprolight

The 20:th edition of Milipol 2017 has started in Paris, France. The exhibition is dedicated to homeland security and there are quite a few interesting news being released usually. Meprolight have been busy and have lots of news to show, like the new MEPRO MOR reflex sight with multiple laser pointers and 3 different possible […] Read More … The ... Read More »

Enter the 12 Days of Spyderco Giveaway to Win Knives and Gear!

(sponsored content) Click the image above to enter the 12 Days of Spyderco giveaway. You could win one of the best EDC blades on the planet, the Sypderco Native 5 featuring a super steel S90V blade. You could also win one the best knife sharpening systems made, the Spyderco Tri-Angle Sharpmpaker or the innovative, compact […] The post Enter the ... Read More »

Question of the Day: What’s the Worst Firearms Turkey You’ve Seen?

Remington’s fixed their R51, a handgun that initially exemplified the not-ready-for-primetime ethos of a true firearms turkey. It’s now a TTAG four-star gun. But I don’t think I’ll ever come across firearms turkey as bad as . . . the post-Cerberus Marlin lever gun that the company sent us for review. Before a shot was […] The post Question of ... Read More »

Faxon Firearms Black Friday Pricing Now Through Nov 27

Faxon Firearms, manufacturers of nearly every style, caliber, and profile AR/AK/M14 barrel you can imagine, plus GLOCK barrels, bolt carriers, carbon fiber handguards, brakes, and much more, has already started their Black Friday sale. Everything in-stock on the site is 10% off through the 27th. Faxon is also a sponsor in a large Cyber Monday giveaway […] The post Faxon Firearms ... Read More »

It’s Important to Talk About Gun Control At Thanksgiving Dinner: Quote of the Day

“Many may consider talking politics at the dinner table to be ‘bad manners,’ but (civilian gun ownership) has transformed into a major domestic problem. We definitely need to talk about it. You may not be able to avoid an overzealous family member and their shaky opinions, but you can be prepared to intelligently and civilly […] The post It’s Important ... Read More »

ENDO BLACK FRIDAY SALE 🏴

On now: You can head over to ENDO Apparel to pick something up, if you’re interested.  Free shipping as always. Make sure to type in the code BLACK at checkout to get the t-shirts for $15. Hope everyone has an awesome Thanksgiving. Thanks for all the support you guys give me and my business, and for all the laughs in ... Read More »

PULL UP on Bisket And Get Folded

This man is not fighting hand to hand with you if you pull up : hahah I love this guy Bisket.  Man, I’m thinking of setting up a Kickstarter account to fund the cleaning of his car though for real. I posted his riding strapped vid a while back, if you’re trying to place how he looks familiar. Thoughts? PULL ... Read More »

Slow Mo Guys Does One For M’lady

These guys are back at it: I did the above embed at the 8:57 timestamp, which in my opinion is the best.  There are plenty of other slow motion shots in the video (of varying bottle cutting success), so if you’re interested just move the slider back. R.I.P. Kairo Seijuro, the realest one to do it. (LINK VID) Bless up ... Read More »

Thanksgiving 2017

  Wishing all our readers a very happy Thanksgiving in what has been quite a memorable and busy year. Be safe, have fun, and enjoy the leftovers. DID offers thanks to all of our readers, and to all American and allied soldiers in uniform. We will resume publishing on Monday. Today’s Thanksgiving Videos President Trump pardons his first turkey:     ... Read More »

Army Expected to Sell Off Thousands of Surplus 1911 Pistols

The U.S. Army is expected to transfer upward of 8,000 surplus M1911 pistols for civilian sale in fiscal 2018. That’s based on this year’s National Defense Authorization Act, a massive defense policy bill recently approved by Congress and awaiting President Donald Trump’s signature. The legislation includes an entire section — Sec. 1091, to be exact — detailing how the iconic ... Read More »

Watch HIMARS Rockets Obliterate Taliban Drug Labs

First the F-22. Now HIMARS? The U.S. military is turning to some serious firepower to go after Taliban drug labs in Afghanistan. U.S. and Afghan forces this week attacked Taliban opium-production facilities with the M142 High Mobility Artillery Rocket System, which features a launcher mounted on an M1140 truck frame. Check out the barrage in this video taken by Trevor ... Read More »

O P Tactical Black Friday Cyber Monday Sale

O P Tactical just picked up $25,000 in close-out UW Chest Rigs, Plate Carriers, Range Shorts, Back Panels, and Carrier Shoulder Pads from Velocity Systems, and with Black Friday discounts they will be selling at wholesale pricing! Enjoy the savings, our gift to those in harm’s way for the holiday season… Additional Black Friday Week […] Read More »

Noveske Rifleworks Announces New Rifle Model And New Gen 4 Receiver Set

GRANTS PASS, OREGON, NOVEMBER 21, 2017 — Noveske Rifleworks is proud to announce the Ghetto Blaster Rifle — the introductory rifle configuration on our new Gen 4 platform. This lightweight rifle (5.25lbs in the short configuration) features a customized version of our new Gen 4 receiver set, collapsible stock and Noveske Rail system (MLOK or Keymod option). Adapted to accept ... Read More »

Fundraiser Started for Homeless Veteran Who Gave Last $20 to Stranded Girl

Photo by Kate McClure/GoFundMe Johnny with Kate McClure Photo by Kate McClure/GoFundMe A photo posted of Johnny on the GoFundMe page. A homeless veteran who used his last $20 to help a young woman get gas after her car stalled is getting paid back, big time. Driving to Philadelphia from New Jersey one night, Kate McClure ran out of gas ... Read More »

TFB REVIEW: The FK BRNO Field Pistol

It is rare event that we here at TFB are given the opportunity to handle and shoot unique luxury firearms. As a regular reader of our news articles and reviews, I can understand how someone can get tired of all the polymer pistols, AR15 rifles and vanilla new product announcements. Today I present you with something […] Read More … The ... Read More »

U.S. Small Arms Experiences and Use in the Vietnam War

Our last episode with Col. Dillon, the infantry officer discusses U.S. small arms and some of their finer points of employment within the Vietnam War while on his two tours there as a battalion field grade officer. The Colt 1911? Great for shooting off locks. The M16A1? Dillon actually credits that rifle with getting through […] Read More … The ... Read More »

New KREBS Custom PD-18 AK Pistol

Krebs Custom is one of the few companies which name is associated with the highest-end AK rifles on the market. Recently, the company has introduced a new AK pistol called PD-18. These are Polish AKM based builds chambered in 7.62x39mm. The PD-18 pistol has a 30.75″ overall length and a 10.6″ hammer forged barrel. The pistol weighs 6 lbs […] Read More … The ... Read More »

POTD: Lage Mfg MAX-11/15

Lage Manufacturing makes upgrades for M11 machine guns. those who have M11 will know how fast the factory rate of fire is. Well Lage makes uppers that help slow down that rate of fire if you so desire. Their upgrades modernizes the budget machine gun and they even have a kit that will allow you […] Read More … The ... Read More »

TTAG Daily Digest: Indians’ Influence on the 2A, Re-Certifying in New York and Docs Against GLOCKs

Be sure to thank an Indian tomorrow . . . The American Indian foundation of American gun culture It is widely agreed that the United States has an exceptional gun culture. Although Great Britain is America’s “mother country,” the two nations have very different arms cultures. Why so? Historically, two reasons were especially important in […] The post TTAG Daily ... Read More »

BREAKING: Attorney General Sessions Orders Investigation Into Lack of Prosecutions for Lying on Gun Background Check Forms

NBC is reporting that in the wake of the shooting in Sutherland Springs and the failure of the NICS system to flag the shooter three different times, US Attorney General Jeff Sessions has ordered an investigation into the background check system used during firearms purchases. Implemented following the passage of the Brady Handgun Violence Prevention […] The post BREAKING: Attorney ... Read More »

Ready for a Joke? A Young Deer Hunter Sat in His Treestand…

Watch the video to find out what happens: we don’t want to ruin it for you. This young hunter will never forget his first deer, that’s for sure. Everybody remembers their first deer, but the hunter in this story couldn’t forget it if he tried. The post Ready for a Joke? A Young Deer Hunter Sat in His Treestand… appeared ... Read More »

Giffords Proves “The Second Amendment Only Applies to Muskets” Is a Lie, Too

Following the DC v. Heller Supreme Court ruling confirming that civilian ownership of “commonly used firearms” is constitutionally protected, control activists have been flailing in their efforts to maneuver around that new reality. One of the more common claims made by gun control activists is that “the Second Amendment only really applies to muskets.” The logic […] The post Giffords Proves ... Read More »

TANDEMKROSS Black Friday Sale: Everything For Your Rimfire

TANDEMKROSS specializes in hop-up parts for your favorite rimfire. Beginning this Friday, they have three sales going on: $15 off any purchase of $150 or more, free shipping sitewide Friday through Monday, and $5 off all Halo Charging Rings (seen below) all day Friday only. They even have a Christmas ornament! The post TANDEMKROSS Black Friday Sale: Everything For Your ... Read More »

Everyday Carry Pocket Dump of the Day – William Jeffries

William says he’s “a business owner who likes to be prepared for any situation.” That’s a sentiment we can surely get behind. See what one prepared business owner carries at Everyday Carry . . . The post Everyday Carry Pocket Dump of the Day – William Jeffries appeared first on The Truth About Guns. Read More »

Tactical Turkey: Black Friday Sales

There are a helluva lot of ’em going on. Here’s more than a few, all from JTF Awesome, with more links at the bottom. Mad Duo Here’s something not to buy as a gift. Unless it’s your platoon sergeant. Then it’s perfect. Black Friday SalesNews Desk 5.11 Tactical If you happen to be in Atlanta, Charlotte, or Springfield…Join 5.11 for their Black Friday ... Read More »

WTW: Dan Wesson’s Revolvers

This report was brought to you this morning in its entirety by EOTech – transform your arsenal! WTW: Dan Wesson’s Revolvers Mike the Mook Every now and then, we see a design that appears wondrous, but end up wondering why it never really took off or ever soared. Sometimes, it’s the timing of the release, unique obsolescence, or it was the brainchild of ... Read More »

Tipton Releases Electric Gun-Cleaning Brush Kit

Brought to you today in part by the WARCOMP, from SureFire. Tipton Releases Electric Gun-Cleaning Brush KitNews Desk Tipton Gun Cleaning Supplies has announced its release of the Power Clean Electric Gun-Cleaning Brush Kit, capable of 3600 oscillations per minute. Yes, you read that right – 3600 OPM. We dedicate a lot of time maintaining our weaponry and sometimes that ... Read More »

XTech Training Gloves Reinforce Proper Weapons Handling

Today’s article was made possible in part by Daniel Defense (@DanielDefense). Daniel Defense: Lighter. Stronger. Better. Tech Tactical Releases Pistol Training Gloves to Reinforce Proper GripNews Desk XTech Tactical has announced the release of their Pistol Training Gloves (PTG), designed to help teach or reinforce the thumbs forward grip to military, law enforcement and professional shooting use.   While these gloves won’t correct ... Read More »

3 Semi-Auto Pistol Drills To Perfect Your Skills

Most firearms handgun drills are universal, applying to both semi-automatic pistols and revolvers. But there are a few more facets that need to be mastered when becoming proficient with a pistol. The post 3 Semi-Auto Pistol Drills To Perfect Your Skills appeared first on Gun Digest. Read More »

7 Concealed Carry Myths Busted

There’s a lot of information out there regarding concealed carry. How much is fact and how much is fiction? The post 7 Concealed Carry Myths Busted appeared first on Gun Digest. Read More »

RETALES: That’s not how any of this works

At some point in their lives, everyone has darkened the door of a retail firearms establishment, whether it’s to buy the latest new thing, shoot at a range, or just pick up a firearm they bought off Grabagun for 10% less than wholesale; we’ve all been there. After having every other job in the firearms industry including media, sponsored shooter,… ... Read More »

MAWL Laser Aiming Devices Now Available in FDE from B.E. Meyers

With Flat Dark Earth (FDE) being a preferred color over standard black, B.E. Meyers & Co. is now offering its Modular Advanced Weapon Laser (MAWL) in FDE. All MAWL models are now available in FDE for pre-orders through authorized dealers. Those models include the MAWL-DA, MAWL-CLAD, and MAWL-C1+. Specifications and pricing will remain the same- this is an additional color… ... Read More »

New from Noveske: Ghetto Blasters

Noveske Rifleworks is shortening the stick, unveiling the new Ghetto Blaster Rifle series on their Gen. 4 AR platform. Starting with three models, the Ghetto Blaster Rifle offers a customized version of the company’s Gen. 4 receiver set, collapsible stock, and Noveske handguards. Available in either M-LOK or Keymod, Ghetto Blasters are intended to accept PDW stocks. The Gen. 4… ... Read More »

Program Office Begins Fielding Upgraded LAV Anti-Tank Weapon System to Marines

MARINE CORPS BASE QUANTICO, Va. — The Corps is upgrading the turret system on one of its longest-serving fighting vehicles–the Light Armored Vehicle-Anti-Tank. A Light Armored Vehicle Anti-Tank Modernization A2 model sits under an awning aboard Marine Corps Logistics Base Barstow, Calif., June 15. Marine Corps Systems Command’s LAV-Anti-Tank Modernization program team completed its first […] Read More »