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Tough-Wedge Holster – A Screwless Vehicle Rig from Dara Holsters

5 hours 8 min ago

Dara Holsters Tough-WedgeOver the years, I’ve had a significant number of people ask me about how to keep a pistol in a vehicle that would be close at hand in an emergency. There have been a number of possible solutions including nylon rigs that attach to the visor, rigs that strap to the steering wheel shaft and […]

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Interesting Antique Revolver Seized In UK Police Raid

6 hours 7 min ago

An interesting 19th century revolver turned up during a Police raid in Liverpool, UK. The revolver has a tip up break action and appears to be styled similarly to the Webley-Pryse cartridge revolvers of the 1870s-80s with an octagonal barrel.   Sadly, no information about the revolver was given so it’s time for some detective […]

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Ventcore holsters for the Glock Roland Special and Steyr L9-A1

8 hours 59 min ago

Stealth Gear USA is a company that started in 2012 that focuses on developing and producing holsters for handguns. Their VentCore holsters are the base of the company, and the technology offers for instance ventilated laser-cut ports to allow breathability of the holster to keep you cooler and drier. If you own a Glock “Roland […]

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Sierra Announces a .264 Caliber Bullet to the MatchKing Line

10 hours 8 min ago

Sierra MatchKing 6.5mmSierra Bullets is a long time manufacturer of projectiles for the firearms industry. Some of its designs are legendary, and many shooters prefer its designs to any of the other options on the market. One of the company’s best known bullet lines is the MatchKing. These bullets have proven to be extremely accurate in the […]

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Inland Announces a New .30 Carbine Pistol: the M30-P

11 hours 8 min ago

Inland M30-PInland Manufacturing announced a new .30 Carbine chambered pistol that it plans to ship in 2018. The new pistol has a design similar to that of the reproduction M1 Carbines the company already makes. However, this gun is definitely different. Starting off, the gun uses a Sage Enhanced Battle Rifle (EBR) M30-P chassis that was designed […]

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Eagle Imports Now Shipping the Llama Micro Max

12 hours 43 sec ago

MicroMaxEagle Imports recently announced the company was now shipping the Llama Micro Max pistol. This pistol was first shown in the United States two years ago at the 2015 National Association of Sporting Goods Wholesalers Expo and Annual Meeting. According to the company, this pistol is a reduced size 1911 style pistol that is chambered […]

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The German GSG9 to setup a new Anti-terror unit in Berlin

13 hours 8 min ago

The day before yesterday it was 40 years since the German Special Forces group GSG9 stormed the Lufthansa Flight 181 in Mogadishu, Somalia, and rescued all of the 86 passengers. The legendary German Anti-Terror unit GSG9 (Border Guard Group 9) is now setting up a new unit in Berlin. In total there will be four […]

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Vertebrae Fusion Bipod from Norway

14 hours 8 min ago

Let’s look at Norway for an interesting bipod! If you know me you know I’m close to being a collector of bipods. Look for my previous review of the Atlas 5-H for instance. Vertebrae AS is a small product design and development company, based in rainy Bergen, Norway. They specialize in equipment for long range shooting and […]

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KILN – Vitaly Bulgarov’s AR-15 DEX-stock

15 hours 57 min ago

Do you remember Vitaly Bulgarov’s AR-15 DEX-stock? If not please check last year’s article to refresh your memory and compare it to what the KILN (new name) project looks like one year after. Most of the details are unknown at this time and KILN have asked for patience. A lot of patience. The people involved are […]

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@Firearmblog on Instagram – Follow And Share With Us

16 hours 8 min ago

Staffed by a team of scientists and engineers using ITAR-controlled sensitive technology, TFB’s Instagram feed (@firearmblog) is reborn anew. And as much as most of us loathe social media for updates like ‘Aunt Judy’s middle toe removal was a success!’, firearms industry news, events and product releases now appear to be teased on platforms like Instagram […]

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Silencers Aren’t Silent!

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 13:30

In this episode of TFBTV, James addresses another myth that has spread in popularity lately due to a number of highly publicized political stories: Is the silencer truly silent? Or does it just suppress noise? Does it really make that “pew pew” sound like in the movies? This video specifically addresses use in a higher-powered […]

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UK Government considering to ban .50 cal and Lever Release action rifles

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 13:20

If you ever wanted proof that there is no end to the forces that want to ban firearms and knives here it is. Just months after the EU Firearms Directive (aka EU Gun Ban) the UK Home Office comes with more suggestion on how to restrict the ownership of certain firearms. Once again, it’s just […]

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Airborne Arms HERJA – 1300 yard supersonic AR-15 cartridge .224 Valkyrie

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 11:00

If I had a Dollar every time someone asked how far you can “reach out” with a .223 Remington… With the Airborn Arms HERJA AR-15 in .223 Valkyrie there’s no need to ask that question. According to the manufacturer it’s the the worlds first 1300 yard supersonic AR-15 cartridge. If you like you can read […]

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Aresenal Releases The ARS30-1 Silencer From Gemtech

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 10:01

The Arsenal ARS30-1 made it’s public/dealer debut this week at the NASGW Wholesaler Expo in San Antonio, Texas. Made by Gemtech, the ARS30 is obviously purpose-built for the AK47/AK74 platform but is capable of withstanding a variety of calibers and barrel lengths. Constructed of titanium it weighs in at 19.5 ounces and features a quick […]

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6.5 Creedmoor and Aussie Precision: Lithgow Introduces LA105 Woomera Long Range Rifle

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 08:00

Australian rifle company Lithgow Arms has introduced a new rifle for the precision rifle shooting (PRS) market. Called the LA-105 Woomera (after an Australian aboriginal type of general purpose atlatl or spear thrower), it is based on the Lithgow Arms LA102 centerfire bolt action rifle, but further accurized and fitted with a Kinetic Research Group […]

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[IPAS 2017] Iranian Handguns and Rifle Development

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 07:09

What was most telling about Iran’s Defense Industries Organization’s display at this years IPAS 2017 was what was not present at the show. Previously we’ve reported on Iran’s attempt at an AR15 copy (currently in service with some units, in a digital finish), Iran’s try at a modular service rifle the ‘Fatah’, even an interesting […]

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[IPAS 2017] Iranian Grenade Launchers and Anti-Material Rifles

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 06:00

At IPAS 2017, Iran’s Defense Industries Organization showcased various grenade launchers and anti-material rifles the state owned company is bringing to the Iranian (and possibly Iran’s allied customers) market. Displayed first is almost an exact copy of the South African Milkor M32 six cartridge semi-automatic 40x46mm grenade launcher. In Iran’s case, this is simply a […]

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[IPAS 2017] Iranian Machine Gun Development, Shortened PKM

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 05:00

This year’s IPAS 2017 held in Tehran featured a number of designs seen previously such as Iran’s 7.62x54mm PKM GPMG, and 12.7x108mm Dshk Heavy Machine Gun copies. But of particular interest was what appears to be a shortened PKM with a barrel cut to around 14 inches, a telescoping butt stock based on the AR15, polymer pistol […]

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Indian Army Brass Call for Small Arms Program Reform (Again)

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 04:08

In an ongoing national conference where the top Indian Army generals are convening to discuss issues and ways to improve the military, one of the top issues is small arms program reform, especially in regards to the 5.56x45mm INSAS infantry rifle currently in use by most Indian Infantrymen. Secondarily, leaders are looking towards ways to […]

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Lyman Introduces the GuardianGrip for Small Frame Revolvers

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 03:00

Guardian GripOne of the most popular concealed carry handguns remains the small frame revolver. Diminutive wheelguns have been a top choice for decades, with the J-frame Smith & Wesson guns being some of the most popular. One of the problems with a gun small enough to slip into a pocket is that the grip is frequently too small […]

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