Last week, the UK Ministry of Defence announced Knights Armament KS-1 as the winner of the Alternative Individual Weapon System, also known as Project Hunter. The new designation for the KS-1 will be the L403A1. The Alternative Individual Weapon System features three significant elements:(1) the KAC KS-1, (2) the optic system L900A1, and (3) a training system. The Aimpoint will be outfitting the new L403A1 with the ACRO P-2 closed emitter as a part of the optic system for the service rifle.
News| Gear & Optics By Drew BryantAugust 29th, 2023, theloadoutblog.com In the realm of firearm optics, Holosun has established a formidable reputation for producing optics that combine robustness, reliability, and […]
When it comes to crafting high-quality chassis and accessories for bolt action rifles, MDT stands as a beacon of excellence. Renowned for their meticulous attention to detail and commitment to delivering products of unmatched quality, MDT has consistently proven itself as a leader in the firearms industry. Now, with their latest innovation, the Oryx Bipod, MDT is once again setting new standards for precision shooting without the premium price tag.
Bravo Company Manufacturing (BCM) is a highly regarded and renowned manufacturer of AR-15s and firearm accessories within the firearms industry. BCM is well-known for building rifles that are feature rich with impressive build quality. Rifles from BCM are notable for their reliability, ruggedness, and outstanding performance in any situation. Now, BCM is taking that expertise and applying it to optic mounts. BCM is proud to introduce the Angle Torque (A/T) optic mounts.
Athlon Optics is proud to introduce their latest innovation: the HERA SPR series of riflescopes. Designed to cater to intermediate to long-distance shooting enthusiasts, the HERA SPR line reflects Athlon’s commitment to producing well-built, high-quality optics that don’t break the bank. With an array of features designed to enhance accuracy and ease of use, the HERA SPR series is poised to make a significant impact on the optics market.
Renowned for its high-quality firearms training and esteemed reputation for crafting meticulously engineered rifle components, Ripcord Industries has once again made its mark with the release of the Limited Edition Multicam Furniture Set.
In a world where functionality and portability reign supreme, Streamlight has once again demonstrated its commitment to innovation with the release of the Wedge XT flashlight. Crafted to cater to the needs of the modern EDC practitioner, the Wedge XT emerges as a beacon of light, offering a new option for your everyday carry essentials.
The combination of the LPVO and the offset red dot has become the optimal choice for many shooters. Giving the end user the ability to ID and engage targets up to 600 yards and still quickly engage at close-quarters range. Unity Tactical has been at the forefront of this trend with the FAST LPVO mount and Offset Optic base. Now, Unity is proud to introduce the new MRDS Top Ring for the FAST LPVO.
Yesterday, SilencerCo released its newest rifle suppressor, the Scythe-Ti. The Scythe is SilencerCo’s first suppressor entirely constructed from titanium. The new .30 caliber suppressor is exceptionally lightweight and compact. The body of the suppressor weighs in at a tad over 6 ounces with an overall length of 6.16” inches. The Scythe also features SilencerCo’s new single port anchor break to help reduce recoil and create a smoother shooting experience.
The Unity Tactical FAST optic Mount has been one of the company’s most successful products since its release. The FAST mount raises the height of the optic to 2.26” to optical centerline, which aids in heads up shooting and granting the shooter more situational awareness. Unity Tactical has recently unveiled the FAST MDRS optic mount.
Over the last few years, there has been an influx of closed-emitter red dots since the release of the Aimpoint ARCO. Many optics manufacturers from all over the industry have tried their version of the closed emitter with various successes. The Trijicon RMR is the standard for red dots and mounting. Strike Industries is proud to announce RMR to Arco Plate Adapter.
At Shot Show 2023, attendees were given the first glimpse of the Magpul DAKA Hard Case. The case was Magpul’s entrance into the rifle transportation and storage market. With the DAKA, Magpul looked to solve many of the weaknesses associated with hard cases and provide a robust, rugged, and easy-to-organize storage system. The Daka Hard Case and Grid Organizer combined to create a premium storage solution that can optimize storage space for your rifle and gear.
Over the last couple of years, Magpul has expanded outside of its regular market of magazines, firearm accessories, and components. They have slowly branched out and introduced gear, apparel, and cases. Magpul is proud to present its new Defiant series of eyewear. Defiant eyewear is designed to deliver functionality, adaptability, and ballistic protection with maximum coverage and visibility.
Timney Triggers is known far and wide for making some of the best drop-in triggers for your AR, PCC, and Remington 700 bolt action. These triggers provide a short uptake, a clean, crisp break, and a satisfyingly short reset. Timney is proud to introduce a new affordable option for the Rem 700 bolt action, meet the Impact 700.
At Shot Show 2023, Viridian Weapon Technologies unveiled the company’s first closed emitter with the RX45. The RX45 was the newest addition to Viridian’s growing lineup of RX family of optics. The new closed emitter from Viridian featured an ACRO footprint, 50,000-hour battery life, and Instant-on technology.
Safariland holsters and tactical gear is used by law enforcement and militaries from around the world. Their products are known to provide rugged functionality and durability. Recently, Sarfariland unveiled their latest special edition camouflage holster in Multicam Arid. Three holsters will feature multicam arid, the 6304 RDS, 6354 RDS, and 6354 RDSO. The new holsters will be available for all popular pistols currently on the market.