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Hornady Ammunition & Kent Cartridge Price Increases Announced for June 2021

I suppose it is par for the course in these strange and difficult times for shooters but two more price increases have come out from two more reputable ammunition manufacturers. At the end of April, both Hornady Ammunition and Kent Cartridge announced a set of price increases due to increased manufacturing costs and the price […] Read More … The post Hornady Ammunition & Kent Cartridge Price Increases Announced for June 2021 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, Price Increases, Ammunition, Hornady Ammunition, Kent Cartridge, 2021 Price Increases, Kent Ammunition, Kent Cartrdige, Hornady Ammunition amp


Chase Tactical’s Elastic Tourniquet Holder for Common Tourniquets

Tourniquets are an essential piece of life-saving equipment that I think all shooters should have and learn how to use. They could save your or someone else’s life should the unthinkable happen. Having one nearby and ready to deploy at a moment’s notice is also important and Chase Tactical has a great option for keeping […] Read More … The post Chase Tactical’s Elastic Tourniquet Holder for Common Tourniquets appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, First Aid, Daily News, Other Gear & Gadgets, Tourniquets, Chase Tactical, Medkit, Elastic Tourniquet Holder, Life Saving Equipment


New Small Frame Ear Muffs Available from Champion

One of the most frustrating things for new shooters with smaller frames and heads can be the fitment of their safety equipment. Ill-fitting ear muffs in particular can shoot a day of practice on the range into an uncomfortable event that could have lasting consequences. Champion has just released new Small Frame Ear Muffs to […] Read More … The post New Small Frame Ear Muffs Available from Champion appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Champion, Daily News, Hearing Protection, Ear Muffs, Women's products, Small Frame Ear Muffs, Youth Products


New Line of Manurhin Revolvers from Beretta USA

As a kid, I was living in France and I remember standing behind a Security Officer on an escalator, on our way up from the underground. He was carrying a safety box, obviously with something valuable inside, and as we prepared to get out in the open he opened his holster and put his hand […] Read More … The post New Line of Manurhin Revolvers from Beretta USA appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, France, Revolver, Daily News, Pistols, Beretta USA, Chapuis Armes, Manurhin


Nosler Tips: First Trip to the Shooting Range

Nosler Inc continue their efforts of helping the millions of first-time firearm owners. Back in February, we reported about Nosler’s Project 48, an initiative to recruit industry experts to produce content related to firearms safety, handling, maintenance, legal aspects, etc. The company’s latest contribution to educating the new gun owners is in a form of […] Read More … The post Nosler Tips: First Trip to the Shooting Range appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Training, Companies, Daily News, Nosler, Randy Newberg, Nosler Inc, Shooting Range, First Trip


Ruger Issues Safety Bulletin for Ruger-57 Pistols

When the Ruger-57 burst onto the scene in late 2019, it made quite a splash. For around two decades, there were very few models of firearms using the 5.7x28mm cartridge – chiefly just FN’s own P90 and Five-seveN variants, which were developed starting in the late ’90s in conjunction with the round. Though a handful […] Read More … The post Ruger Issues Safety Bulletin for Ruger-57 Pistols appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Daily News, Ruger, FN, Handgun, Pistols, Pistol, Semi-Auto, 5.7x28mm, Safety Bulletin, Ruger-57


Two New 4-12x Vantage Series Scopes by Hawke Optics

Hawke Optics are adding new models to their Vantage line of scopes. With more than 100 variants to chose from, the latest additions are focused on hunting and recreational shooting. The new models are called Vantage 4-12×40 and Vantage 4-12×50 and they both use the 30/30 Duplex reticle. Both are based on one-inch mono-tube frames […] Read More … The post Two New 4-12x Vantage Series Scopes by Hawke Optics appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Optics, Daily News, Vantage, Scopes, Product Announcement, Hawke Optics, 30/30 Duplex, 4-12x40, 4-12x50


Klik Belts and Black Collar Arms Introduce the Klik Modular Sling

It’s always nice when something truly novel comes out in the firearms industry even if it’s just the reuse of existing tools. Black Collar Arms and Klik belts have teamed up to revamp what we traditionally think of as a QD sling setup. The Klik Modular Sling is the result of this recent collaboration and […] Read More … The post Klik Belts and Black Collar Arms Introduce the Klik Modular Sling appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, Slings, Shooting Accessories, Guns & Gear, Klik, Klik Belts, Black Collar Arms, Klik Slings, Modular Sling, Klik Modular Sling


New Fueled Series Pistol from Ed Brown: The MP-F4

Another Fueled Series from Ed Brown is here. It’s called the MP-F4 and as usual, it’s based on the polymer, striker-fired Smith & Wesson M&P 2.0 in 9 mm. The philosophy behind the Fueled Series is to break down an S&W M&P in parts and put it back together with redesigned key components. With a […] Read More … The post New Fueled Series Pistol from Ed Brown: The MP-F4 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, Ed Brown, Pistols, Smith Wesson M P, Fueled, Product Announcement, Semi-Auto, MP-F4


New Griffin Armament SPRM Scope Rings

Griffin Armament has a new line of scope rings called SPRM. The rings are made out of 6061 T6 aluminum and available for multiple heights for 30mm, 34mm and 35mm rifle scopes. There is also an AIS (Accessory Interface Suite) that will allow you to mount accessories on 5 sides as well as RTO (Rapid Transition […] Read More … The post New Griffin Armament SPRM Scope Rings appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Optics, Daily News, Other Gear & Gadgets, Griffin Armament, Product Announcement, Scope Rings, SPRM Mount, RTO Rapid Transition


CMMG’s May the Fourth Blaster Giveaway and Build Components

CMMG, the firearm manufacturer that has brought you popular firearms like the Mutant and the Banshee has just released a video showcasing one of their latest goofy creations for the firearm industry – a replica Star Wars blaster which was originally based on the Mauser C96 (called a DL-44 Blaster) when used in the Star […] Read More … The post CMMG’s May the Fourth Blaster Giveaway and Build Components appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Star Wars, Guns, Daily News, CMMG, Mauser, Pistols, Rimfire, May The Fourth, May the 4th, 22LR Banshee, Blaster Giveaway


Smith & Wesson Plans to Sell Thompson/Center Arms Brand

Smith & Wesson Brands Inc. is a publicly traded company listed on the USA’s second-largest stock exchange, the Nasdaq, under the ticker symbol SWBI. After they announced their split from American Outdoor Brands in 2020, and following the massive uptick in firearms sales over the last year or so, the company appears to be doing […] Read More … The post Smith & Wesson Plans to Sell Thompson/Center Arms Brand appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Usa, News, Guns, Companies, Smith, Daily News, Smith & Wesson, Contender, Thompson/Center Arms, American Outdoor Brands, Muzzleloaders, Gun Brands, Smith Wesson Brands Inc, SWBI, Corporate Action, Wesson Plans to Sell Thompson Center Arms Brand


HRF Concepts RAMP For ModButton Lite

The ModButton Lite has taken off like a wildfire in California. It is a modular tape switch for your SureFire Scout Light compatible lights or a laser that uses an Insight/Crane plug. Since the ModButton Lite is modular, HRF Concepts have made a mount to angle the ModButton Lite. They call it the RAMP (Remote […] Read More … The post HRF Concepts RAMP For ModButton Lite appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, California, Daily News, Flashlights, RAMP, Light Switch, Modlite, Tape Switch, ModButton Lite


Sweden And Finland To Work Together To Procure New Service Rifle

At the end of a long press release about the news that Sweden is buying 200 tracked vehicles (BAE Systems/Hagglunds 410) someone hid this little gem about Sweden and Finland collaborating on a service rifle (machine-translated and edited): In September (2021), a procurement will start that affects many people in the Swedish Armed Forces. It […] Read More … The post Sweden And Finland To Work Together To Procure New Service Rifle appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Sweden, Guns, Defense, BAE, Finland, Daily News, Ar-15, Rifles, AK4, AK6, Automatkarbin 6, FN SCAR, Hk416, HK433, AR Patterned, MIL/LE


Tyrant Designs Introduces the Glock Gen 5 I.T.T.S. Trigger System

Tyrant Designs has been hard at work this year coming out with a steady stream of aftermarket parts for ARs, Glocks, SIGs, and other handguns. Their latest product is an improved Trigger system for the Generation 5 Glock pistols dubbed the I.T.T.S. (Improved Tyrant Trigger System). The I.T.T.S. features a hybridized design for the trigger […] Read More … The post Tyrant Designs Introduces the Glock Gen 5 I.T.T.S. Trigger System appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, Glock, Pistols, Other Gear & Gadgets, Semi-Auto, Firearms Customization, I.T.T.S, Improved Tyrant Trigger System, Tyrant Deisgns


IWI USA Releases Generation II of Galil ACE

IWI USA released today a new version of its popular Galil ACE, the GEN II. This latest configuration is reportedly born to bring to the successful model improvement based on collecting user feedback. Indeed it brings to the table a few new features that most users will definitely appreciate. Let’s see in a bit more detail. […] Read More … The post IWI USA Releases Generation II of Galil ACE appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, Iwi, AK-47 / AK-74 / Everything AK, Rifles, M-LOK, Galil Ace, 5.45x39mm, Product Announcement, Semi-Auto, IWI USA


New Luth-AR Modular Trigger Assembly

Triggers for AR15 rifles: a simple yet so complex subject with as many opinions as there are people. Luth-AR now has a new single-stage drop-in trigger which is said to give a crisp, clean trigger break at around 3.5 lb. The drop-in functionality is something I really appreciate when building a rifle, as it saves […] Read More … The post New Luth-AR Modular Trigger Assembly appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Mta, Daily News, LUTH, Product Announcement, LUTH-AR, Drop-in Trigger, AR Patterned, Modular Trigger Assembly, New Luth AR Modular Trigger Assembly


Bergara Small Batch No. 1 – The Sidekick

Last week we reported about the launch of Bergara Small Batch, a new series of limited-edition firearms built in this Spanish company’s US branch in Georgia with their barreled actions and various aftermarket parts and accessories. Shortly after the introduction of the Small Batch, Bergara North America has released the first firearm in this series […] Read More … The post Bergara Small Batch No. 1 – The Sidekick appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, US, Georgia, Daily News, BSB, Pistols, Rifles, Sidekick, No. 1, Bolt Action, Bergara, Small Batch, Bergara North America


SIG Sauer CEO Discusses US Army NGSW Program

Much digital ink has been spilled over the last several years regarding the US Army’s NGSW (Next Generation Squad Weapons) Program. Most of the rifles/carbines and machine guns currently employed by America’s soldiers are not particularly modern, by any stretch. Today’s M4A1 has seen some notable updates and improvements, to be sure, but at its […] Read More … The post SIG Sauer CEO Discusses US Army NGSW Program appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Defense, America, Companies, Military, Army, US Army, M4, Daily News, Sig Sauer, Rifles, M249 SAW, NGSW, MIL/LE, Next Generation Squad Weapons


Barnaul Ammunition Releases New Subsonic 9mm Ammo

If you shoot suppressed, you like the quieter experience that a silencer provides. Hearing-safe shooting is the main benefit to a can, right? One issue that may arise is that most common ammo isn’t designed to perform at subsonic levels. This means that even though your suppressor will help in containing the rapidly expanding gases […] Read More … The post Barnaul Ammunition Releases New Subsonic 9mm Ammo appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, Ammo, Barnaul, 9mm, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Ammunition, Product Announcement, Subsonic, Steel Case, Subsonic Ammunition, Barnaul Ammunition Releases New Subsonic 9mm Ammo


SIG Sauer MODX-45 Modular 3D Printed Suppressor Available Now

In addition to their many excellent pistols and rifles, SIG Sauer produces a robust array of complimentary product offerings. From optics to ammo and more, SIG does quite a bit more than just guns. One of these supplemental lines is their own collection of suppressors. SIG cans come in a baker’s dozen versions, suited for a […] Read More … The post SIG Sauer MODX-45 Modular 3D Printed Suppressor Available Now appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Modular, Daily News, Sig Sauer, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Suppressor, 3D printed, Silencer, Product Announcement, 45, 45 Auto, MODX-45, SIG Sauer MODX


EOTECH Issues Possibly the Best Worst Press Release Ever

EOTECH has become one of the most well-known names in the optics game over the last quarter century, since they revealed their first holographic weapon sight (HWS) with Bushnell at SHOT Show 1996. Their research and development roots run far deeper than that, back to 1972 at the University of Michigan. Over the years, EOTECH […] Read More … The post EOTECH Issues Possibly the Best Worst Press Release Ever appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Optics, University Of Michigan, Daily News, Bushnell, Eotech, Consumer Financing, Most Boring Press Release


HK Introduces HK SFP9 Match OR In Europe

Heckler & Koch have introduced a new competition pistol, the HK SFP9 Match OR, in Europe. The latest member of the SFP9 family is optics ready and features a 5.5″ match barrel, scalloped slide and a 20 round magazine. Heckler & Koch describe the pistol [machine translated from German]: “SFP9 MATCH OR – The alpha animal in 9x19mm for […] Read More … The post HK Introduces HK SFP9 Match OR In Europe appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Europe, Guns, Daily News, Heckler & Koch, Pistols, H&K, Shooting Sports, Semi-Auto, SFP9, HK Competition Pistol, SFP9 Match OR


GPO SPECTRA 5X 3-5x56i Riflescope for $999.99

The SPECTRA 3-15x56i is a new riflescope from German Precision Optics (GPO). Their aim is to attract customers like hunters and precision shooters. The combination of a large 56mm lens with a 3-15 power range should attract quite a few, especially given the MSRP of $999.99. Some of the other features include a 30mm main […] Read More … The post GPO SPECTRA 5X 3-5x56i Riflescope for $999.99 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Gpo, Daily News, Scopes, Spectra, Product Announcement, German Precision Optics, GPO SPECTRA 5X


GPO SPECTRA 5X 3-15x56i Riflescope for $999.99

The SPECTRA 3-15x56i is a new riflescope from German Precision Optics (GPO). Their aim is to attract customers like hunters and precision shooters. The combination of a large 56mm lens with a 3-15 power range should attract quite a few, especially given the MSRP of $999.99. Some of the other features include a 30mm main […] Read More … The post GPO SPECTRA 5X 3-15x56i Riflescope for $999.99 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Gpo, Daily News, Scopes, Spectra, Product Announcement, German Precision Optics, GPO SPECTRA 5X


SIGHTRON Announces the New SIII SS 36x45mm ED Premium Competition Riflescope Line

North Carolina-based SIGHTRON have announced the addition of the SIII SS 36×45 ED to their line of competition rifle scopes. It has a precision-ground ED glass objective lens, 30mm tube diameter, an eye relief of 3.6in and a weight of 20.5 oz. MSRP for the SIII SS 36×45 ED is $1,249.99. Here’s what SIGHTRON have to say […] Read More … The post SIGHTRON Announces the New SIII SS 36x45mm ED Premium Competition Riflescope Line appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Ed, North Carolina, Optics, Daily News, Scope, Scopes, Product Announcement, Sightron, SIII SS 36x45mm


Chiappa 1887 ROSE BOX Limited Edition Shotgun

For this author, and I bet for many of our readers too, “Terminator 2: Judgement Day” is the best movie of the whole Terminator franchise. For 1991, the year it was released, it had amazing visual effects never seen before and many of the scenes and phrases from that movie became famous and frequently quoted. […] Read More … The post Chiappa 1887 ROSE BOX Limited Edition Shotgun appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Shotguns, Daily News, Chiappa, Lever Action, Terminator 2, Judgement Day, 1887 Rose Box, 1887 Rosebox


Bergara Small Batch – Refined in Spain, Barreled in Georgia

Bergara Small Batch is a new series of custom firearms recently announced by Bergara North America. Comparing to small batch whiskey, the company describes the guns that will be included in this series as “Refined in Spain, Barreled in Georgia” which apparently means that these custom builds will be done by American gunsmiths in the Bergara North […] Read More … The post Bergara Small Batch – Refined in Spain, Barreled in Georgia appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Georgia, Spain, Companies, Limited Edition, Daily News, Custom Shop, Rifles, Bergara, Small Batch, Bergara North America


The AZ-P1 Competition Pistol from Arma Zeka

The AZ-P1 is made by ARMA ZEKA of the Czech Republic and is a locked-breech semi-automatic sport pistol with a single action/double action (SA/DA) trigger mechanism. The AZ-P1 appears to be a CZ clone and pistol meets the requirements of the IPSC and is approved in the Production category, which is quite important for sales. There’s […] Read More … The post The AZ-P1 Competition Pistol from Arma Zeka appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Czech Republic, Daily News, IPSC, Pistols, Product Announcement, Semi-Auto, Arma Zeka, Arma Zeka AZ-P1


Grey Birch Solutions Foundation Modular 10/22 Chassis System

Ruger 10/22 rifles, pistols, and carbines are always fun to tinker with and one of the best ways to get the most customization out of a 10/22 build is to start with a good foundation. Grey Birch Solutions has launched their flagship product – the Foundation 10/22 modular chassis system that aims to give users the components […] Read More … The post Grey Birch Solutions Foundation Modular 10/22 Chassis System appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Stocks, Daily News, Ruger, Rifles, Rimfire, Ruger 10/22, Chassis System, Foundation Modular Chassis, Grey Birch Solutions, Grey Birch Solutions Foundation Modular



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