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[SHOT 2019] Closer Look at the NEW Boyds At-One Adjustable Thumbhole Stock

It was on Tuesday, January 22nd that The Firearm Blog broke the news of a NEW Boyds At-One Adjustable Thumbhole stock. The Press Release directly from Boyds clued us all in on the new gun stocks that would be immediately available for 2019, but it is always better to check them out in person… So we […] Read More … The post [SHOT 2019] Closer Look at the NEW Boyds At-One Adjustable Thumbhole Stock appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Stocks, SHOT Show, Guns & Gear, Boyds, SHOT Show 2019, At-One Adjustable Thumbhole


2018: The Year of Getting Stronger

Here’s the thing. While I like being strong, I don’t think I’ve ever walked into a day (or month, or year) and said, “You know what? I’d like this year to make me a stronger person.” Better? Yes. Better is easy. Better is 2015, where I was in a groove,  and checked more projects off my list than ever before in a way that felt easy. I came out of that year feeling like things couldn’t help but go my way. But stronger? You don’t get stronger without going through some Very Hard Shit. And nobody as...
Tags: Crafts, Uncategorized


What will February 28th mean?

Okay. I currently own five older Kobos. Two WiFis, two Touches and a Mini. I understand that, after February 28th, the WiFis and (apparently) the Mini will no longer work on Kobo's Store or with any of their services (no syncing either). What I don't quite understand is the mandatory updates. Currently my Mini and the one Touch are at 3.19.5761 and the other Touch is at 5.12.12111. I kept the Mini's WiFi on for syncing and downloading from the bookstore, as well as the one Touch. But I liked hav...
Tags: Books, Kobo Reader, Kobos, Kobo s Store


COCOCOZY Design House Update – TOTO Bathroom Sneak Peek

Toto Bathroom Sneak Peek. Time for a little update on the master bathroom at the... The post COCOCOZY Design House Update – TOTO Bathroom Sneak Peek appeared first on COCOCOZY. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Tags: Books


[SHOT 2019] Spartan Precision Equipment (lightweight and field functional)

As an assistant mountain goat guide in Southeast Alaska there were two traits I really appreciated about certain hunters, being able to shoot accurately and packing light.  The gear from Spartan Precision Equipment is oriented towards both of those virtues.  To help hunters achieve a more stable shooting platform Spartan has produced quick attach bipods and […] Read More … The post [SHOT 2019] Spartan Precision Equipment (lightweight and field functional) appeared first on The Firearm Blog. ...
Tags: Guns, Hunting, Tripod, Southeast Alaska, SHOT Show, Guns & Gear, Bipod, Spartan Precision Equipment, SHOT Show 2019, Spartan Bipod


My Voting Picks the 2019 NRA Board of Directors

Opinion My Voting Picks the 2019 NRA Board of Directors USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- It's that time of year again. Time to vote for NRA Directors, and once again, Adam Kraut is receiving my endorsement. This year, I am also endorsing Anthony Colandro, and offering a hat tip to three of the other candidates. If you are a Voting Member, you should have received your NRA Ballot in your magazine this week. Only NRA members who have been members for at least 5 consecutive years – with no lapses – or ar...
Tags: Guns, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Benghazi, Donald Trump, Anthony, Vaughan, Nra, Mark, Kraut, Ted Nugent, Robinson, NRA Board, Adam, GEIST, Chris Stevens


[SHOT Show 2019] Bond Arms Makes the Thinnest 9mm Ever?

In this episode of TFBTV, James Reeves talks with Garrett of Bond Arms about the thinnest 9mm ever, a new, ultralight Bond Arms Derringer. ««« PATREON GIVEAWAYS »»» Go to http://tfbtv.gun.team for details on our monthly gun giveaway. TFBTV is giving away one gun a month to a randomly selected $5-level (and higher) Patreon supporter. […] Read More … The post [SHOT Show 2019] Bond Arms Makes the Thinnest 9mm Ever? appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Garrett, SHOT Show, Pistols, TFBTV, SHOT Show 2019


Pine Gap (Netflix)

I watched a whole season of this show today. I do not know if it was any good, but I really engaged with some of the charecters, and some of the thematic elements. Plus, it happens in the Austrailian outback, so I was channelling the heat.
Tags: Books, Weapon, Movies & Stories, Pine Gap Netflix


Knox: My Voting Picks for the 2019 NRA Board of Directors

Opinion My Voting Picks for the 2019 NRA Board of Directors USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- It's that time of year again. Time to vote for NRA Directors, and once again, Adam Kraut is receiving my endorsement. This year, I am also endorsing Anthony Colandro, and offering a hat tip to three of the other candidates. If you are a Voting Member, you should have received your NRA Ballot in your magazine this week. Only NRA members who have been members for at least 5 consecutive years – with no lapses – o...
Tags: Guns, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Knox, Benghazi, Donald Trump, Anthony, Vaughan, Nra, Mark, Kraut, Ted Nugent, Robinson, NRA Board, Adam, GEIST


Knox: My Voting Picks the 2019 NRA Board of Directors

Opinion My Voting Picks the 2019 NRA Board of Directors USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- It's that time of year again. Time to vote for NRA Directors, and once again, Adam Kraut is receiving my endorsement. This year, I am also endorsing Anthony Colandro, and offering a hat tip to three of the other candidates. If you are a Voting Member, you should have received your NRA Ballot in your magazine this week. Only NRA members who have been members for at least 5 consecutive years – with no lapses – or ar...
Tags: Guns, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Knox, Benghazi, Donald Trump, Anthony, Vaughan, Nra, Mark, Kraut, Ted Nugent, Robinson, NRA Board, Adam, GEIST


Polish Ministry of Defense to co-finance new Shooting Ranges

The Polish Ministry of Defense has announced that they will to co-finance the renovation of existing Shooting Ranges, and the building of new ones. The aim seems to be to increase the organized shooting trainings for young people as well as members of pro-defense organizations and soldiers of the Armed Forces. Quoted from the announcement: […] Read More … The post Polish Ministry of Defense to co-finance new Shooting Ranges appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Defense, Poland, Daily News, Ministry of Defense, IPSC, IDPA, Shooting Range, EU gun ban, European Firearms Directive, Armed Forces Quoted


Hawaii Continues Treating Right to Bear Arms as Occupational Privilege

Aloha and welcome to a Rights-Free Zone. U.S.A. – -(Ammoland.com)- “I just got the 2018 Hawaii carry license data via the monthly reports from each county police department and made a spreadsheet summary,” gun owner rights advocate George Pace tells me via email. “You'll never guess … no one but security guards got licenses! Imagine that!” Pace referred me to the deceptively-named “Straight Shooting: An Objective Review of Hawaii Firearm Laws and Related Statistics,” a Dec. 2018 “study” desig...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, Hawaii, Resistance, Young, Ninth Circuit, AG, David Codrea, Gun Rights News, RKBA, George Pace, Young v. Hawaii


[SHOT 2019] Fire Control Unit’s X03 – A P320 FCU based AR-15

Fire Control Unit is the name of the company that made a PDW chassis for the P320 FCU. Check out Pete’s review if you don’t know what I am talking about. Fire Control Unit capitalized on the modularity of the Sig Sauer P320 since the FCU or trigger pack is the serialized firearm they took […] Read More … The post [SHOT 2019] Fire Control Unit’s X03 – A P320 FCU based AR-15 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Pete, SHOT Show, Pistols, SIG P320, X01, Fire Control Unit, SHOT Show 2019, AR320


A Nightmare on Elm Street: Mega Scale Talking Freddy Krueger

Freddy Krueger, the dream-haunting slasher from the original ‘A Nightmare on Elm Street’ films, is coming for you. Mezco's new  MDS Mega Scale Talking Freddy Krueger stands in at 15 inches tall and says 5 nightmare-inducing phrases from the original films - including “You think you was going to get away from me?!” The dream demon is dressed in his infamous striped sweater and fedora. He features a newly sculpted head portrait, razor glove, and 11 points of articulation. The MDS Mega Scale Tal...
Tags: Toys, Freddy Krueger, Mezco Toys, Mezco


[SHOT 2019] TINY Thompson Machine Suppressors (Larger Ones Too)

Good evening everyone and welcome back to TFB’s Silencer Saturday… Wait, that’s not right, my brain must be mush from SHOT. With our our winning team of writers and videographers who pulled long days, interviewing hundreds of companies and writing thousands of words, I was lucky enough to be able to focus on a just […] Read More … The post [SHOT 2019] TINY Thompson Machine Suppressors (Larger Ones Too) appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, TFB, SHOT Show, Pistols, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, SHOT Show 2019


Think Local Media – And Get Them On Your Side

Think Local Media – And Get Them On Your Side United States – -(AmmoLand.com)- Media bias is something we as Second Amendment supporters often complain about and have to deal with. However, much of this bias is in the national news networks. ABC, CBS, NBC, CNN, and MSNBC are all bombarding us with hostility. The New York Times, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, and other newspapers also join in. But while these are some of the biggest outlets in news, they are not the only media outlets in ...
Tags: Media, Guns, Washington Post, Reagan, United States, Msnbc, Second Amendment, Harold, ABC CBS NBC, Bob Casey, New York Times Those, Tim Walz, Gun Rights News, Harold Hutchison, ABC CBS NBC CNN, Soldier of Fortune


POTD: The M110 Semi-Automatic Sniper System

Photo Of The Day Developed by U.S. firearm manufacturer Knight’s Armament Company the M110 Semi-Automatic Sniper System (M110 SASS) is an American semi-automatic sniper rifle/designated marksman rifle that is chambered for the 7.62×51mm NATO round. The rifle has ambidextrous features such as a double-sided magazine release, safety selector switch, and bolt catch. The M110 Semi-Automatic […] Read More … The post POTD: The M110 Semi-Automatic Sniper System appeared first on The Firearm Blog. ...
Tags: Guns, Nato, Photo of the Day, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Knight s Armament Company, Sniper Rifle, G28 DMR, Knight's Armament, M110 SASS


[SHOT 2019] SB Tactical’s Prototype SBA4 Stabilizing Brace

Due to the weather on the east coast a majority of the SB Tactical team had their flights delayed and or canceled. While the HKPDW brace was at their booth, their prototype SBA4 was stuck on the east coast. Fortunately they were able to get it shipped out and it made it to SHOT Show […] Read More … The post [SHOT 2019] SB Tactical’s Prototype SBA4 Stabilizing Brace appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, SHOT Show, SB Tactical, Stabilizing Brace, Pistol Stabilizing Brace, SHOT Show 2019, SBA4


[SHOT 2019] Low Profile/Scalable All Mission Plate Carrier from 5.11

In recent years, several companies started offering low-profile, minimalistic plate carriers. Ferro Concepts’s Slickster, Spiritus Systems’s LV119 are very popular and often featured on Instagram photos and videos of some well-known gun community influencers. Recently, 5.11 came up with their own version of low profile and scalable body armor – all mission plate carrier. Why would […] Read More … The post [SHOT 2019] Low Profile/Scalable All Mission Plate Carrier from 5.11 appeared first on The...
Tags: Guns, SHOT Show, 5.11, Other Gear & Gadgets, 5.11 Tactical, Product Announcement, SHOT Show 2019, Mission Plate Carrier, Ferro Concepts


[SHOT 2019] Barrett’s Entry into the 7.62 Field: The REC-10

Barrett has taken the 5.56x45mm REC7 rifle and upgraded it to a 7.62x51mm package which is now the REC10. The REC10 was a product development of a foreign military solicitation program in which Barrett was successful in acquiring and winning. We don’t know what exact country this was, but we should have more information on […] Read More … The post [SHOT 2019] Barrett’s Entry into the 7.62 Field: The REC-10 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Barrett, Ar-15, SHOT Show, Rifles, TFBTV, AR15, Semi-Auto, AR Patterned, SHOT Show 2019, MIL/LE, SHOT 2019, REC10


[SHOT 2019] BROWNELL’S Goes Retro with BRN-180 and BRN-Proto

In this episode of TFBTV’s SHOT Show 2019 coverage, Brannon LeBouef talks with Roy from Brownell’s about their new BRN-180 which is their classic take on the Original AR-180 and the new “sexual chocolate” that they call the BRN-Proto to mimic the prototype serial number 0001 AR-15. ««« PATREON GIVEAWAYS »»» Go to http://tfbtv.gun.team for […] Read More … The post [SHOT 2019] BROWNELL’S Goes Retro with BRN-180 and BRN-Proto appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Roy, Brannon, Ar-15, Brownell, TFBTV, Semi-Auto, AR Patterned, SHOT Show 2019


Bruce Lee D-Formz PVC Figure Assortment

Diamond Select Toys has announced the Bruce Lee D-Formz PVC Figure Assortment . These PVC figures pack a 3-inch tall punch. Inspired by the life and looks of Bruce Lee, this blind-boxed series includes five different designs, plus two rare, one-per-case variants. Designed and sculpted by BigShot ToyWorks. Look for them to be released this summer and to run $7.99 each.
Tags: Toys, Bruce Lee, Bigshot Toyworks, Diamond Select


More on Edme Régnier’s Gun Lantern

In a recent piece by Hrachya for TFB, he took a look at a French-made flintlock pistol-lantern combo. I was intrigued by the concept and dug a bit deeper. Here’s some more info about the design and its creator. This unusual contraption was invented by a Frenchman named Edme Régnier (1751-1825). The design is unconventional, […] Read More … The post More on Edme Régnier’s Gun Lantern appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, France, Inventions, Editorial, TFB, Pistols, Flintlock, Hrachya


Daily Ammo Deal: CCI 9mm 124gr FMJ RN Ammo 1000 Rnd $154.99 FREE S&H w/ CODE&MIR

CCI 9mm 124gr FMJ RN Ammo 1000 Deal USA – -(Ammoland.com)- Brownells has a sale on one thousand rounds of CCI 9mm 124 grain FMJ round nose ammunition that your can game their cart with coupon code “NCS” and get it down $154.99 with FREE Shipping and a mail in rebate. That gets you to $0.169 a round which is a great price for this ammo in today's market. To get this deal working you need to purchase the CCI 9mm 124gr FMJ online at Brownells, and pay $174.99 at check out then go to the rebate ...
Tags: Usa, Guns, American Eagle, Ncs, CCI, Brownells, Speer, Rebates, Ammunition News, CCI Ammunition, Ammoland com Brownells, Daily Gun Deals, AmmoLand News Editors


Kickstarting a gorgeous slipcased edition of Crime & Punishment, illustrated by Dave McKean

The next tranche of Beehive Books' Illuminated Editions are being crowdfunded now: three gorgeous, slipcased, deluxe illustrated hardcovers, including a new edition of Crime & Punishment, illustrated by Dave McKean, well-known for his work on Sandman (he also did the original cover for my novel Someone Comes to Town, Someone Leaves Town); the books are $100 each, and are superb. The other two titles are The Blazing World, illustrated by Margaret Cavendish; and Peter Pan, illustrated by Brecht E...
Tags: Books, Happy Mutants, Publishing, Gift Guide, Video, News, Crowdfunding, Illustration, Kickstarter, Peter Pan, Margaret Cavendish, Dave McKean, Crime & Punishment & sandman


Mossy Oak & Plano Synergy Enter Into a Far-Reaching Partnership Agreement

Mossy Oak & Plano Synergy Enter Into a Far-Reaching Partnership Agreement WEST POINT, MS – Mossy Oak is proud to announce a multi-year partnership with Plano Synergy and its family of brands reaching across various hunting, fishing and outdoors categories beginning in 2019. Plano Synergy manufactures products for hunters, anglers and outdoors men and women worldwide. If you hunt or fish, odds are you own a Plano Synergy product. Plano’s family of outdoor brands includes: Ameristep, Avian-X, B...
Tags: Guns, Chris, Nra, Mack, Plano, MLF, Cabela, Shooting Industry News, Plano Synergy, West Point Miss, Haas Outdoors Inc, Mossy Oak, Facebook Twitter Instagram Google Pinterest, Mossy Oak Properties Mossy Oak, Prairie Wings, Mossy Oak BioLogic


Friends of NRA announces 2019 Corporate Sponsors

Friends of NRA announces 2019 Corporate Sponsors FAIRFAX, Va. -(Ammoland.com)- The National Rifle Association proudly announces the 2019 National Corporate Sponsors of the Friends of NRA program. Henry Repeating Arms, O.F. Mossberg & Sons, and Sturm, Ruger & Co., Inc., show support as 2019 Defender Level Sponsors. Ibamba Safaris, I.O. Incorporated, Rivers South Safaris, Otis Technology and Bayete Group LLC add their support as 2019 Protector Level Sponsors. Daniel Defense is the program’s Exc...
Tags: Guns, America, Nra, Henry, Mossberg, National Rifle Association, Ruger, Daniel Defense, Facebook Instagram Twitter, Rice Lake, Bayonne NJ, Shooting Industry News, Henry Repeating Arms, NRA Foundation, Fairfax Va Ammoland, Mossberg Sons


NTOA Announces 1st Ever Law Enforcement Leadership Symposium

This National Tactical Officers Association week-long training event, occurring in Reno, Nevada, May 6 – 10, 2019, will provide an array of sought-after leadership courses. NTOA Law Enforcement Leadership Symposium Colorado Springs, Colo. -(AmmoLand.com)- The National Tactical Officers Association (NTOA) is pleased to announce its first ever Law Enforcement Leadership Symposium, to be held in Reno, Nevada, May 6 – 10, 2019. Developing strong leadership is a challenging task for police agen...
Tags: Guns, Reno Nevada, NTOA, Shooting Industry News, National Tactical Officers Association, National Tactical Officers Association NTOA, Silver Legacy Resort Casino


Kindle Voyage > Kindle PaperWhite 4

Hi, First I love my Kindle Voyage, its screen, its premium feeling, lightweight, portability, battery life, responsiveness, the official Origami magnetic cover that allows me to get it off very easily... But, the 4GB stockage starts to be short as I'm reading a lot of mangas lately (I just discovered that they render very well after being converted via KCC) and having a cellular connection would be a plus (I've been stuck without being able to have access to wifi and wanting to download book...
Tags: Books, Amazon Kindle, KCC





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