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Sharps Bros MB74 5.45x39mm Milled AK Receiver

If you are into AKs then you probably know about the Sharps Bros MB47 milled 7.62x39mm AK receivers. But did you know that recently the company has released the 5.45x39mm version of this receiver called MB74? This new receiver has all the good features of the 7.62mm one but its dimensions are tailored for the 5.45mm AK […] Read More … The post Sharps Bros MB74 5.45x39mm Milled AK Receiver appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: AK-47 / AK-74 / Everything AK, Daily News, Ak-74, MB74, Milled Receiver, Sharps Bros


Black Collar Arms’ Pork Sword Chassis Kit For Remington 700

Black Collar Arms has introduced their Pork Sword chassis system for the Remington 700 bolt action.  The chassis is designed to be built as a pistol and has a rear Picatinny attachment point for an SB pistol brace.  The Pork Sword chassis is also built to accept AICS pattern magazines.  Black Collar Arms had this […] Read More … The post Black Collar Arms’ Pork Sword Chassis Kit For Remington 700 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Bolt Action, Daily News, Rifles, 308win, 458socom, 300blk, Bolt Action Pistol, Pork Sword Chassis, Remington 700


Arkansas’ Springdale PD to Buy Glock 43 as Back Up Pistols

Arkansas’ Springdale PD will purchase around 150 new 9x19mm Glock G43s to equip the department’s officers with backup guns. Springdale’s City Council unanimously approved the purchase and the guns will be purchased using department funds and a federal grant. The City Council approved the idea 8-0, and $35,000 from Springdale PD’s budget and a federal Justice […] Read More … The post Arkansas’ Springdale PD to Buy Glock 43 as Back Up Pistols appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Daily News, Pistols, Back up gun, Ccw, Glock, Glock 43, Law Enforcement, Springdale PD


All Army, The US Army’s 2019 Small Arms Competition

The United States Army held their annual seven-day Small Arms Championships, also known as “All Army”.  The event was held at Fort Benning, Georgia and included teams and individual shooters from all four components of the Army. The competition has 11 different courses of fire using primary and secondary weapons.  Dvids (Defense Visual Information Distribution Service) […] Read More … The post All Army, The US Army’s 2019 Small Arms Competition appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Daily News, MIL/LE, All Army, M16a4, M17, M4a1, M9, Small Arms Competition, US Army


ASP Tactical Lighting Tools

Armament Systems & Procedures (ASP) is well known for their collapsing batons. Did you know they have been making flashlights as well? They started with the Triad light which replaced the end cap of an ASP baton thus turning a baton into a flashlight. 20 years later ASP tactical lighting tools have evolved into a […] Read More … The post ASP Tactical Lighting Tools appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Daily News, Flashlights, ASP Baton, Dual Fuel, Tactical Lights


3D Printed Acoustic Metamaterials: A New Frontier For Suppressors?

Recent research from the Department of Mechanical Engineering of Boston University made headlines in several non-specialized blogs and media, thanks to its potential. Boston Engineers managed to design and manufacture a noise canceling barrier which allows airflow to pass through. The team of Engineers set forth on developing a sound barrier that could, for example, […] Read More … The post 3D Printed Acoustic Metamaterials: A New Frontier For Suppressors? appeared first on The Firearm Blog. ...
Tags: Guns, Daily News, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Suppressor, 3D printed, Metamaterial, Boston Engineers


NEW Leica FORTIS 6 Rifle Scope (1-6×24 & 2-12×50)

Leica has introduced several new products among which the most interesting one is arguably the Fortis 6 scope. It is available in two versions: 1-6×24 and 2-12×50. Leica describes these scopes as “The new benchmark in the 6x zoom class“. Let’s take a closer look. According to Leica, the unmatched performance is achieved due to […] Read More … The post NEW Leica FORTIS 6 Rifle Scope (1-6×24 & 2-12×50) appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Fortis, Optics, Leica, Daily News, Scopes, 1-6x24, 2-12x50, Fortis 6, Leica FORTIS


Blowout Prices! Hudson Pistols Now On Sale For $599

The TFB team has spent the last hour mulling over this blowout deal – Hudson Pistols are now on sale for $599 at GrabAGun.com. Before we go any further, I want to make it perfectly clear that this is not an advertisement; I received this email blast just like thousands of other shooters across the […] Read More … The post Blowout Prices! Hudson Pistols Now On Sale For $599 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Companies, Daily News, TFB, Pistols, Grabagun, Hudson Pistols


Beretta Holding Take Majority Stake in Chapuis Armes

During the days of IWA 2019, the French manufacturer Chapuis Armes revealed on their Facebook page that Beretta Holding Group had just become their majority shareholder. Below is the full press release. Beretta Holding SA take a majority stake in the French company Chapuis Armes SAS. The Beretta Holding Group, world leader in the hunting […] Read More … The post Beretta Holding Take Majority Stake in Chapuis Armes appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, France, Companies, Beretta, Daily News, IWA, Chapuis Armes, Beretta Holding Take Majority Stake, Beretta Holding Group, Beretta Holding SA, Chapuis Armes SAS


Bullseye Gun & Pawn Employees Thwart Attempted Theft Of Pistols

Employees at Bullseye Gun, Gear and Pawn in Murfreesboro, Tennessee were on the ball when a group of men began looking at pistols with the help of one employee.  The following video from the Liveleak YouTube channel begins moments before the attempted theft.  One of the men was looking at a pistol, while another man […] Read More … The post Bullseye Gun & Pawn Employees Thwart Attempted Theft Of Pistols appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Daily News, Murfreesboro Tennessee, Pistol, Attempted Theft, Bullseye Guns Gear & Pawn


NEW Liberty Suppressors Infiniti X Lightweight Silencer

Liberty Suppressors has published a video announcing the addition of new Infiniti X can to their line of silencers. Apparently, this is a reintroduction of the discontinued Infiniti suppressor except the new one has a number of features borrowed from the company’s Mystic X suppressor. Let’s watch the video first. And here is the description of this new […] Read More … The post NEW Liberty Suppressors Infiniti X Lightweight Silencer appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Suppressor, Liberty Suppressors, Silencer, Infiniti X


Daniel Defense M-LOK and KeyMod OMEGA Rails

Daniel Defense has announced that the M-LOK and KeyMod versions of their Omega Rail are now available for order. This rail is a drop in part allowing to have a free floated barrel on your basic pattern AR-15 rifles that originally came with polymer handguards retained by the delta ring and front handguard cap. Here […] Read More … The post Daniel Defense M-LOK and KeyMod OMEGA Rails appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Rail, Omega, Daily News, Daniel Defense, Ar-15, Keymod, M-LOK, Free Float, Omega Rail


New RUGER Custom Shop 10/22 Competition Rifle

Ruger Custom Shop has released its third firearm and the second 10/22 Competition rifle. The main difference of this rifle from the first Custom Shop 10/22 is the stainless steel barrel and brown laminate stock. Let’s see what other features it comes with. The Ruger Custom Shop 10/22 Competition rifle features a CNC machined 6061-T6511 […] Read More … The post New RUGER Custom Shop 10/22 Competition Rifle appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, Custom Shop, Rifles, Rimfire, 22 LR, Semi-Auto, Ruger Custom Shop, 10/22 Competition


GLOCK GIVEAWAY! Win A GLOCK G43X Or A GLOCK G48

It is no secret that we have our fair share of GLOCK pistol fans here at TFB. Sure, we love a solid AR15, a sleek pistol caliber carbine or a classic scattergun just as much as the next shooter. But, without naming any names, many of the resident TFB staff seek the comfort of Austrian polymer […] Read More … The post GLOCK GIVEAWAY! Win A GLOCK G43X Or A GLOCK G48 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Giveaways, Guns, Daily News, Glock, Pistols, Glock 48, GLOCK G43X, GLOCK G48, Glock Giveaway


Small Arms Cache Discovered During Renovations

It’s been a recurring dream of myself and I’m sure most of you readers. Just picture it. You’re renovating your house, tearing up the floor or taking down a wall. Suddenly you find that the previous owners left you a nice surprise of the weapons cache variety. The Discovery of the Cache: The developers of […] Read More … The post Small Arms Cache Discovered During Renovations appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, New Haven, Guns & Gear, Weapons Cache, Hidden Weapons, Law Enforcemnt


Lone Wolf Distributors Work With Police To Solve Credit Card Theft

In late February, Lone Wolf Distributors, well known for their variety of custom Glock parts and barrels,  became aware that certain orders had been placed using stolen credit card information. In a recent article on the Lone Wolf company blog, they explained that they filled and shipped ten separate orders for gift cards for a […] Read More … The post Lone Wolf Distributors Work With Police To Solve Credit Card Theft appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Crime, News, Guns, Credit Card Fraud, Identity Theft, Daily News, Lone Wolf Distributors


As Seen On TFB: The Best Of Week 11, 2019

Good evening TFB fans. Hopefully you all had a chance to get out on the range and do some shooting this weekend. As winter passes through the rear view mirror here in the northern hemisphere, warmer weather should help us get back behind the sights (or glass) and dust off our skill sets. Looking ahead […] Read More … The post As Seen On TFB: The Best Of Week 11, 2019 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News


TWIST OFF! Innovative Wrenches From SuppressorTools.com

For those of you who shoot suppressed and also understand the satisfaction from a purpose-built tool, Warren Innovative Technologies may have just the thing for you. SuppressorTools.com has almost 20 3D printed tools, each one is designed specifically for today’s most popular silencers. I’m hoping to get my hands on a couple for a lightning review […] Read More … The post TWIST OFF! Innovative Wrenches From SuppressorTools.com appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Reviews, Guns, Daily News, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Suppressor Tools, Warren Innovative Technologies


Liberty Suppressors WHITETAIL Rifle

Introduced a little over a month ago, the Whitetail rifle is quite an interesting new Liberty Suppressors product for hunters. It is basically a shortened and suppressed Ruger American Rifle chambered in 6.5mm Creedmoor. The company advertises this weapon as an integrally suppressed rifle. Here is how the company describes the Whitetail rifle (quoted from […] Read More … The post Liberty Suppressors WHITETAIL Rifle appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, Creedmoor, Rifles, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Whitetail, Bolt Action, Liberty Suppressors WHITETAIL


Australian Regulation: Make Museum Guns “Metal Blobs”

The firearms and museums communities were recently made aware of an online petition started by the Lithgow Small Arms Factory Museum aimed at saving the firearms (and the history) in their collection. Apparently, the government in New South Wales (that’s in Australia, for the geographically challenged among us) changed the requirements for firearms displayed in […] Read More … The post Australian Regulation: Make Museum Guns “Metal Blobs” appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Australia, Museums, New South Wales, Gun Control, Daily News, Lithgow Small Arms Factory Museum


Belgian Police Adopt FN SCAR-SC in .300BLK

Belgian Police are to acquire 1500 new FN SCAR SC carbines chambered in .300BLK. The Belgian interior minister has described the move as equipping the police with weapons equal to those used by criminals. Currently, Belgian police are armed with a mixture of 9x19mm submachine guns including the UZI, the Heckler & Koch MP5 and […] Read More … The post Belgian Police Adopt FN SCAR-SC in .300BLK appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Law Enforcement, Belgium, Daily News, FN, Rifles, 300blk, FN SCAR SC, MIL/LE


US Army Buys Aimpoint FCS13-RE Sights for Carl Gustaf M3E1 MAAWS Recoilless Rifles

Aimpoint has announced that they have been awarded a $24 million US Army contract for supplying FCS13-RE Fire Control Systems. The Army is acquiring this aiming system to use with the recently adopted 84mm M3E1 MAAWS (SAAB Dynamics Carl Gustaf M4) recoilless rifles. The Aimpoint FCS13-RE is a Dynamic Universal Reflex Sight (DURS). Basically, it combines a […] Read More … The post US Army Buys Aimpoint FCS13-RE Sights for Carl Gustaf M3E1 MAAWS Recoilless Rifles appeared first on The Firearm Blo...
Tags: Guns, Defense, Army, US Army, Optics, M4, Daily News, Aimpoint, Carl Gustaf, Recoilless Rifle, 84mm, Maaws, Reflex/Red Dot, M3-E1, US Amry


Pachmayr Raffir Alume 1911 Grips

Pachmayr has announced that a new series of 1911 grips made of a material called Raffir Alume is now available for preorder. Raffir is the name of the company who makes the Alume material. It is basically an epoxy with aluminum mesh embedded into it. Here is how this material is described on Raffir’s website: Raffir Alume […] Read More … The post Pachmayr Raffir Alume 1911 Grips appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, Pistols, Pachmayr, 1911 Grips, Alume, Raffir


Modlite Upgrades For SureFire M600DF

There is a a guy quietly making SureFire M600DF great again. Cory of Modlite has been quietly working for the past 3 years to make the best weaponlight possible. I know that sounds like every other light manufacturer’s goals and claims but Modlite’s offerings are truly going to be setting the standard. Modlite upgrades include […] Read More … The post Modlite Upgrades For SureFire M600DF appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, Flashlights, Cory, Surefire, WeaponLight, Scoutlight, M600DF, 18650, 18350, Modlite


BREAKING: Dick’s Sporting Goods To End Gun Sales In 125 Stores

In 2018, Dick’s Sporting Goods halted sales of “assault weapons” in all retail locations, citing the shooting at a high school in Parkland, Florida, as the reason for the move. The company also raised the purchase age of firearms to 21 and stopped selling “high capacity” magazines. Today, Dick’s will now end gun sales in […] Read More … The post BREAKING: Dick’s Sporting Goods To End Gun Sales In 125 Stores appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Companies, Retail, Breaking News, Dick, Daily News, Sporting Goods, Parkland Florida, Dick's, Dick’s Sporting Goods


Barrett Awarded $50 Million SOCOM Sniper Rifle Contract

The US Department of Defense has announced that Barrett Firearms Manufacturing has been awarded a near $50 million contract to produce their MRAD sniper rifle to fulfil US Special Operations Command’s requirement for an Advanced Sniper Rifle (ASR). While not confirmed explicitly in the DoD announcement the procurement is almost certainly related to the ASR […] Read More … The post Barrett Awarded $50 Million SOCOM Sniper Rifle Contract appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Defense, Us Department Of Defense, Daily News, Barrett, ASR, SOCOM, US Special Operations Command, Rifles, Sniper Rifle, Barrett Firearms Manufacturing, Bolt Action, Barrett MRAD, Advanced Sniper Rifle


Czech Republic PM Gives President Trump A CZ 75 Republika Pistol

The Prime Minister of the Czech Republic, Andrej Babiš planned to present a special edition of the CZ 75 pistol to President Donald Trump during his visit to the White House on March 7, 2019. The Republika pistol was made to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the independence of Czechoslovakia in 1918 and only one […] Read More … The post Czech Republic PM Gives President Trump A CZ 75 Republika Pistol appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, White House, Czech Republic, Donald Trump, Trump, Daily News, Czechoslovakia, Andrej Babis, Pistols, President Donald Trump, Semi-Auto, CZ 75, Republika, Prime Minister Andrej Babiš


Man Charged With Stealing Firearms And Parts From The ATF

The Journal reported that 52 year old, Christopher Yates has been arrested and charged with stealing a firearm and firearm parts from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (BATFE/ATF). The thefts reportedly took place at an ATF facility in West Virginia. From a complaint filed by ATF Special Agent Seth Cox on 28 […] Read More … The post Man Charged With Stealing Firearms And Parts From The ATF appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, West Virginia, Journal, Daily News, Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco Firearms, ATF, Christopher Yates, 5.7, FN Five Seven, Stolen Firearms, Seth Cox


New Magnifiers By American Defense Manufacturing

New Flik Magnifiers American Defense Manufacturing (ADM) announced the release of two new magnifiers available May 2019. The Flik3 and Flik5 will provide shooters the option of 3x and 5x magnification. With the increased popularity of flip to side magnifiers it is great to see more competitors entering the space. Both models will be water […] Read More … The post New Magnifiers By American Defense Manufacturing appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Optics, Daily News, G33, Aimpoint, Eotech, Scopes, Magnifier, Red Dot Optics, 5x, Red Dot, Pid, Magnification, Reflex/Red Dot, 3x, American Defense Manufacturing


US Air Force Begins Issuing M18 Pistol

The US Air Force has begun to issue the new M18 Modular Handgun System to Air Force Security Forces. The new compact M18 will replace both the Beretta M9 and the older SIG Sauer M11A1 pistols with Air Force security personnel. Interestingly, the Air Force also noted that the M18 will also replace the last […] Read More … The post US Air Force Begins Issuing M18 Pistol appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Defense, Air Force, Usaf, US Air Force, Mhs, Daily News, Sig Sauer, Pistols, Modular Handgun System, M18, SIG SAUER M18, M18 MHS, Air Force Security Forces



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