News|Industry News Back in 2008, when I was getting into firearms and this website was a twinkle in my eye, Magpul showed the world a prototype called the FMG-9. For […]
Recently, Federal Premium has added two calibers to it’s Punch Line of personal defense ammunition. The two calibers being added to the catalog are polar opposite to each other. Federal Premium introduces Punch Line defensive ammo for .22LR and 10mm.
Magpul is known for making industry leading polymer magazines. Magpul magazines are strong, reliable and can take a beating and keep on feeding. A couple years back the company released the D-60 drum for 5.56/.223. Those drums sold like wild fire. Just as the D-50 drum did for its .308 released. Now, Magpul is bringing some more drum love to pistol round with the D-50 for the Glock and MP-5.
At, The Firearm Blog GunFest 2021 Magpul Industries announced the release of a slate of new products. One of those new products is Magpul’s next-gen iron sights—the MBUS 3. The new polymer sights are a sleeker and lighter than their predecessor the MBUS 2s.
Česká zbrojovka better known as CZ, is in negotiations to acquire Colt Manufacturing. Colt, is one of the oldest and longest running U.S. firearm manufacturers in US history. Now, the company is on the verge of being acquired by one of Europe’s leading firearm brands in CZ.
Today, Raptor Tactical released there Weld Down EXFIL Jacket. The EXFIL jacket is a lightweight multipurpose jacket designed for special operation, tactical, and survivalist communities.
Snapshot|Commentary 2020 Rewind Last year, was one of the best years for the firearms industry in recent memory. In 2020, we experienced the ramifications of the Covid pandemic, lockdowns, civil […]
Last night, Georgia held its Senate Runoff election for its two senate seats in Congress. Those two seats were crucial to both Democrats and Republicans in the next congressional term stating this year. If the Republicans maintained those seats they would continue with the senate majority, lead by Minority Leader McConnell. Giving the Republicans the ability to block potentially harmful democrat legislation. If the Democrats where to win it would create a tie in the senate. Leading to the Vice President being the tie breaker on potential legislation votes. With Kamala Harris potential the new VP, it would allow for progressive legislation to move essentially unopposed through both houses.
Recently, four New York Assembly members introduced Bill A352 to the New York Senate floor. This bill seeks to amend and add to New York penal law 270.21. This amendment of penal law 270.21 by Bill A352 would make buying and purchasing of body armor illegal to own in New York State.
News|Industry News Recently, Wilson Combat officially broke new ground on an additional 16,000 square feet addition to their facilities. The addition of the new facility was to accommodate the surge […]
Right, before the New Year Leupold releases the new DeltaPoint Micro Red Dot. This new red dot for pistols will shake up the industry by defying our concepts of what red dot for a pistol should look like. This observation is based purely on design and functionality of the new red dot from Leupold. It’s design language defies our expectations and could start a new trend within the industry.
Sportsman’s Warehouse Purchased By Cabela’s/Bass Pro Parent Company—The Great American Outdoor Group
News|Industry News Just a few days before Christmas the Great American Outdoor Group purchased Sportsman’s Warehouse. Sportsman’s Warehouse is a prominent outdoor retail store here in the U.S., known for […]
This year for the firearm industry and community has seen tremendous growth. While having to deal with struggle as well. In 2020, we experienced record sales and growth of companies. We faced the challenges of canceled trade shows. All the while dealing with the tyranny of government and it’s agencies. (Talking to you ATF) Throughout, all those obstacles due to Covid-19 lockdowns, mass civil unrest, and tyranny from the government the industry continued to flourish. As, Americans have sought firearms for self defense in these chaotic times we reside in. The value of gun ownership has been made very clear during the unprecedented times we live in.
Recently, Smith and Wesson announced that they have provided over 600 new pistols to their hometown police department, the Springfield PD. The police department will be replacing S&W M&P 40 with the S&W M&P 2.0 as their new duty pistol. It’s is unclear weather the department will be switching to 9mm or staying with .40 cal.
News|Military Recently, Barrett Firearms announced that they have received their first order of Advanced Sniper Rifles (ASR) from US Special Operations Command. Barrett was awarded a $50 million dollar contract […]
News|Industry News Wednesday of last week the Firearm Policy Coalition along with other outlets released a draft of a document that the ATF created for pistol braces. That document was […]