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HOT GAT or FUDD CRAP? 22LR Gatling Diehard or Fudd Tryhard?

Welcome everyone to the 57th edition of ‘Hot Gat or Fudd Crap?’, one of our many series here on TFB. If you’re new to the series, this is where we look at the most obscure firearms that are actually for sale and ask the question – is this Gat a sweet deal or only have […] Read More … The post HOT GAT or FUDD CRAP? 22LR Gatling Diehard or Fudd Tryhard? appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, Pistols, Guns & Gear, 22LR, Gatling Gun, Hot Gat Or Fudd Crap, Fudd Crap, Model 1878, Fudd Tryhard


My First ATF EForm 1: Easier And Faster Than I Expected

I finally did it.  After years of hem-hawing and debating the ATF EForm 1 process, I am now officially an owner of a National Firearms Act (NFA) Stamp.  I didn’t get struck by lightning and all my animals are still alive.  Not only that, but it was much easier than I ever thought it could […] Read More … The post My First ATF EForm 1: Easier And Faster Than I Expected appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, SBS, Shotguns, Editorial, ATF, SBR, NFA, Rifles, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Eform 1


Featured Deals of the Week – 4th of July Weekend 2020

Ladies and Gentlemen, it’s that time of year again. The time of the year for fireworks, beer, burgers, and celebrating the fact that we don’t have to give a damn what the British think, for 244 years and counting. But at least this evening, it’s not quite the 4th yet. So sit down, crack open […] Read More … The post Featured Deals of the Week – 4th of July Weekend 2020 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Sale, Editorial, Independence Day, 4th Of July, Guns & Gear, Gun Deals, Featured Deals


Concealed Carry Corner: Preventing Surface Rust On Carry Guns

Let’s face it, during the summer months, carrying a gun can get a little hot and uncomfortable at times. Naturally during this, the body will sweat and your gun may have sweat on it after a long day of carrying it concealed. It’s not a big deal if it only happens once in a while, […] Read More … The post Concealed Carry Corner: Preventing Surface Rust On Carry Guns appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Revolver, Editorial, Concealed. Carry, Pistols, Shooting Accessories, Holster, Semi-Auto, Firearm Maintenance, Concealed Carry Corner, Surface Rust


True Exodus Range Day and Interview

Baret Fawbush of the popular Instagram account True Exodus recently held a public range day in his background shooting gallery just outside the Southern Indiana town of Poseyville. Admission was free as long as folks signed a COVID-19 release form. This wasn’t the first shoot that Baret had hosted behind the church that he is […] Read More … The post True Exodus Range Day and Interview appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Instagram, Guns, Public, Shotguns, Editorial, Shoot, Southern Indiana, Pistols, Rifles, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Baret, Machine Guns, Range Day, AR Patterned, COVID, True Exodus


TRUEXODUS Range Day and Interview

Baret Fawbush of the popular Instagram account TRUEXODUSrecently held a public range day in his background shooting gallery just outside the Southern Indiana town of Poseyville. Admission was free as long as folks signed a COVID-19 release form. This wasn’t the first shoot that Baret had hosted behind the church that he is currently serving […] Read More … The post TRUEXODUS Range Day and Interview appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Instagram, Guns, Public, Shotguns, Editorial, Shoot, Southern Indiana, Pistols, Rifles, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Baret, Machine Guns, Range Day, AR Patterned, COVID, True Exodus


HOT GAT or FUDD CRAP? Awesome Flamethrowers or Akimbo Fugliness?

Welcome everyone to the 56th Edition of ‘Hot Gat or Fudd Crap?’, one of our many series here on TFB. If you’re new to the series, this is where we look at the most obscure firearms that are actually for sale and ask the question – is this Gat a sweet deal or does it […] Read More … The post HOT GAT or FUDD CRAP? Awesome Flamethrowers or Akimbo Fugliness? appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, Pistols, Armalite, 308, Eagle Arms, Semi-Auto, Hot Gat Or Fudd Crap, AR-10 pistol


TFB Round Table: We CRAVED More so Along Came the 6.5 Creedmoor

Welcome back to another edition of the TFB Round Table sponsored by Ammunition To Go! For those who are first joining us, this is a multi-part series where TFB discusses the characteristics of great ammunition for specific applications. This could vary from big game hunting, plinking, precision rifle matches, small game hunting, or even pistol competitions. Chances are there is someone here at TFB who can offer you […] Read More … The post TFB Round Table: We CRAVED More so Along Came the 6.5 C...
Tags: Guns, Editorial, TFB, Creedmoor, Ammunition, 6.5 Creedmore, TFB Round Table, 6.5 CM


Concealed Carry Corner: The Problem With Carrying Too Much

All over the internet, there are articles where people talk about what’s best to have on your body when concealing a firearm. It’s not uncommon to talk about various lights, knives, medical supplies and spare magazines. Having different items on you is a great way to be prepared for daily life, but it’s really easy […] Read More … The post Concealed Carry Corner: The Problem With Carrying Too Much appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Revolver, Editorial, Concealed. Carry, Pistols, Guns & Gear, Glock 19, Semi-Auto, Concealed Carry Corner, Carrying Too Much, Conceal Handgun


Wheelgun Wednesday: The Happy Medium – S&W Model 60

Model 60; Stainless Painless (For the shooter, that is…) I spent a number of years carrying the S&W 340PD as a jogging/backup gun.  Those years were painful ones at the range.  I try to train with at least 100 rounds of full power defensive ammo in my carry pieces.  Therefore I often bloodied the web […] Read More … The post Wheelgun Wednesday: The Happy Medium – S&W Model 60 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Revolver, Editorial, Smith and Wesson, Pistols, S&W, Model 60, Wheelgun Wednesday, Pro Series


HOT GAT or FUDD CRAP? Freedom Pigeon or Dumpster Chicken?

Welcome everyone to the 55th edition of ‘Hot Gat or Fudd Crap?’, one of our many series here on TFB. If you’re new to the series, this is where we look at the most obscure firearms that are actually for sale and ask the question – is this Gat a sweet deal or only have […] Read More … The post HOT GAT or FUDD CRAP? Freedom Pigeon or Dumpster Chicken? appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, Rifles, Cerakote, 223 Wylde, AR Patterned, AR-15 build, Hot Gat Or Fudd Crap, Fudd Crap


SILENCER SATURDAY #130: Innovative Arms Integrally Suppressed Scorpion K

Happy Saturday everyone and welcome back to TFB’s weekly discussion of silencers and accessories designed to make suppressed weapons perform to their fullest potential. Last week we talked about the current state of the National Firearms Act – a series of laws and regulations initially designed to essentially ban silencers from common use that now […] Read More … The post SILENCER SATURDAY #130: Innovative Arms Integrally Suppressed Scorpion K appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Reviews, Guns, Editorial, TFB, 9mm, Rifles, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Innovative Arms, Semi-Auto, Subsonic, CZ Scorpion, Silencer Saturday, Submachine Guns/Pistol Caliber Carbines


Concealed Carry Corner: The Art of Avoidance and Being Realistic

There’s no denying, society and current events have been a little more unpredictable and crazy than they typically are in a given year. Between COVID shutting down the country for the last few months and recent unrest in major cities, it’s easy to get into a defensive mindset when traveling. Recently, I took a trip […] Read More … The post Concealed Carry Corner: The Art of Avoidance and Being Realistic appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, Self Defense, Concealed. Carry, Concealed Carry Corner, Carrying Concealed


A Quick Guide to Firearms Insurance: How do you Insure Your Guns?

Most responsible firearms owners already take several measures to protect their gun collections. While guns are quite different from many of our other possessions, they are still just that – property. Firearms insurance is just another step that you can take to safeguard your treasured collection from unnecessary loss should something unthinkable happen to them […] Read More … The post A Quick Guide to Firearms Insurance: How do you Insure Your Guns? appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, Firearms Insurance


Top 5 Most Expensive Firearms Sold in June 2020 Rock Island Premier Gun Auction

Continuing our series of articles dedicated to the most valuable firearms consigned to major American auctions, today we’ll take a look at the top 5 most expensive lots sold during the June 2020 Rock Island Premier Gun Auction. This auction took place from June 4th to 7th and as usual, shortly after it ended, Rock […] Read More … The post Top 5 Most Expensive Firearms Sold in June 2020 Rock Island Premier Gun Auction appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Revolver, Editorial, Pistols, Rifles, Rock Island Auction, Semi-Auto, Colt Walker, Boutet, RIAC, Colt Paterson, June 2020, Model 1839, Model 1910


HOT GAT or FUDD CRAP? Regal or Ruined Glock 19?

Welcome everyone to the 54th edition of ‘Hot Gat or Fudd Crap?’, one of our many series here on TFB. If you’re new to the series, this is where we look at the most obscure firearms that are actually for sale and ask the question – is this Gat a sweet deal or only have Fudd appeal?  […] Read More … The post HOT GAT or FUDD CRAP? Regal or Ruined Glock 19? appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, Engraved, 9mm, Pistols, Fudd, Glock 19, Semi-Auto, Gen 5, Fudd Crap, HGFC


Han Solo’s Blaster Revisited: A Movie-Quality Firing Replica

Many of you saw my recent article about my friend’s rough replica of Han Solo’s DL-44 blaster from the Star Wars movie franchise. If you missed it, you can find it here. The idea behind that build was to construct an AR pistol to look like a rough approximation of the movie prop, as inexpensively […] Read More … The post Han Solo’s Blaster Revisited: A Movie-Quality Firing Replica appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Star Wars, Guns, Han Solo, Replica, Editorial, Mauser, Pistols, C96, Gunsmithing, Blaster, Broomhandle, Firearms Customization, DL-44


TFB Round Table: Anything Special About 38 Smith & Wesson?

Welcome back to another edition of the TFB Round Table sponsored by Ammunition To Go! For those who are first joining us, this is a multi-part series where TFB discusses the characteristics of great ammunition for specific applications. This could vary from big game hunting, plinking, precision rifle matches, small game hunting, or even pistol competitions. Chances are there is someone here at TFB who can offer you […] Read More … The post TFB Round Table: Anything Special About 38 Smith & Wess...
Tags: Guns, Smith, Editorial, Smith Wesson, TFB, Wesson, Ammunition, Single Action Revolver, TFB Round Table, Top-Break, 38 S&W


SILENCER SATURDAY #129: NFA 2020 – Rights Still Delayed; Rights Still Denied

Good morning quiet shooters and welcome back to another edition of TFB’s Silencer Saturday brought to you by Yankee Hill Machine, manufacturers of the YHM Nitro N20 suppressor. Last week we discussed a unique subsonic ammunition solution from Seismic Ammo – 185gr bullets in a 9mm cartridge traveling at about 1000fps. This week we look […] Read More … The post SILENCER SATURDAY #129: NFA 2020 – Rights Still Delayed; Rights Still Denied appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Regulations, Editorial, TFB, NFA, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Yankee Hill Machine, Silencer Saturday


Featured Deals of the Week – 6/12/20

Welcome back ladies and gentlemen to another Featured Deals of the Week. I am your host, sort-of, Benjamin F, and these are the sales, discounts, and in-stock notices you’ve all been waiting for. Or at least it caught your eye while you were scrolling through our feed. Either way, let’s dive in. North American Rescue […] Read More … The post Featured Deals of the Week – 6/12/20 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Cat, Gloves, Optics, Editorial, Optic, Ar-15, Rifles, Other Gear & Gadgets, Guns & Gear, Red Dot, Lower, Complete Lower, Tourniquet, AR Patterned, Reflex/Red Dot


SHTF Guns: Heavy Metal – SCAR 17 and Glock 20

.308 and 10mm: A potent Duo for the Rural American West I don’t put a huge emphasis on being a prepper as part of my identity, but it’s just a reality of life living, farming and ranching in a more rural area.  Unfortunately, a lot of people nowadays are seeing what “SHTF” is in the […] Read More … The post SHTF Guns: Heavy Metal – SCAR 17 and Glock 20 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Heavy Metal, Guns, Editorial, Glock, SHTF, Pistols, Rifles, Guns & Gear, Glock 20, SCAR 17S, Coronavirus, COVID-19, SHTF Guns


Top 6 Gun Personalities At The Range – Part 2

On Christmas Day, I posted about the top gun personalities you see at the gun range. We can all relate when seeing the various stereotypes at the range and have a good chuckle about it. I fell into a number of categories last time, so it’s perfectly fine to have fun with it and just […] Read More … The post Top 6 Gun Personalities At The Range – Part 2 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, Guns & Gear, Gun people, People At The Range, Range Types, Top Gun Personalities


HOT GAT or FUDD CRAP? Valorius Optimized or Victimized Ruger LCPs?

Welcome everyone to the 53rd edition of ‘Hot Gat or Fudd Crap?’, one of our many series here on TFB. If you’re new to the series, this is where we look at the most obscure firearms that are actually for sale (most of the time) and ask the question – is this Gat a sweet […] Read More … The post HOT GAT or FUDD CRAP? Valorius Optimized or Victimized Ruger LCPs? appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Lasers, Editorial, Pistols, Single Stack, 380, Ruger LCP, Semi-Auto, Crimson Trace Laserguard, HYVE Technologies, Hot Gat Or Fudd Crap, Fudd Crap


SILENCER SATURDAY #128: Suppressed Super Subsonic 9mm From Seismic Ammo

Good afternoon suppressor fans and welcome back to another Silencer Saturday segment brought to you by Yankee Hill Machine, manufacturers of the Turbo K 5.56mm suppressor. Last week we talked about subsonic 9mm ammunition choices for pistol caliber carbines like the H&K SP5 and I’d like to continue the conversation with some 185gr 9mm from […] Read More … The post SILENCER SATURDAY #128: Suppressed Super Subsonic 9mm From Seismic Ammo appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Reviews, Guns, Editorial, 9mm, Pistols, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Ammunition, Yankee Hill Machine, Semi-Auto, Subsonic, Silencer Saturday, Submachine Guns/Pistol Caliber Carbines, Subsonic Ammunition, Seismic Ammo


Featured Deals of the Week – 6/5/20

Welcome back to another Featured Deals of the Week. As usual, I’m your host Benjamin F, bringing you all of those sweet sweet deals on firearms, accessories, ammo, and paraphernalia. North American Rescue National Safety Month Sale – 25% off w/ code “SAFETY25” What the deal is: From Monday, June 1st to Tuesday, June 30th, […] Read More … The post Featured Deals of the Week – 6/5/20 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Optics, Editorial, Aero, Vortex, Benjamin, NAR, Ar-15, IFAK, Scope, Shooting Accessories, Other Gear & Gadgets, Guns & Gear, Scopes, Ar-15 Lower, Cleaning Kit


Concealed Carry Corner: Learning to Carry With Pistol Optics

Carrying a concealed firearm with a red dot for the first time can be a strange feeling. Depending on the person, it can be beneficial for aging eyesight or for having fluid transitions between targets where it might otherwise take longer. I will be the first to admit that I’ve struggled to adjust from iron […] Read More … The post Concealed Carry Corner: Learning to Carry With Pistol Optics appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Revolver, Editorial, Concealed. Carry, Pistols, Trijicon RMR, Semi-Auto, Leupold DPP, Concealed Carry Corner, Pistol Red Dot, Slide Mounted Optics, Trijicon SRO


M.R. New System Arms – Creativity Without Limits

M.R. New System Arms is a small firearm making firm from a small Italian town. A one-man show of the gunsmith and inventor Marco Rigido, the shop has, over the years, caught some media attention in Italy thanks to peculiar projects. Most TFB readers may have not yet have heard of Mr. Rigido and his […] Read More … The post M.R. New System Arms – Creativity Without Limits appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Companies, Revolver, Italy, Shotguns, Editorial, Express, Pistols, Rifles, 12 Gauge, Semi-Auto, Marco Rigido, MR New System Arms, Revolver Shotgun, Rigido


Wheelgun Wednesday: Colt SAA Revolver with 1:2 Scale Matching Miniature

While browsing the catalog of June 2020 Rock Island Premier Gun Auction, I came across this rather interesting lot which we’ll take a look at in today’s Wheelgun Wednesday. The lot consists of a factory engraved Colt Single Action Army revolver and a half-scale miniature replica that perfectly copies the full-scale gun down to smallest […] Read More … The post Wheelgun Wednesday: Colt SAA Revolver with 1:2 Scale Matching Miniature appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Revolver, Editorial, Miniature, SAA, Colt, Pistols, Colt Single Action Army, 1/2 Scale, Wheelgun Wednesday, Factory Engraved


HOT GAT or FUDD CRAP? Space Blaster or 22 Disaster?

Welcome everyone to the 52nd edition of ‘Hot Gat or Fudd Crap?’, one of our many series here on TFB. If you’re new to the series, this is where we look at the most obscure firearms that are actually for sale and ask the question – is this Gat a sweet deal or only have […] Read More … The post HOT GAT or FUDD CRAP? Space Blaster or 22 Disaster? appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, Pistols, Rimfire, 22LR, Semi-Auto, Hot Gat Or Fudd Crap, Fudd Crap, 22 Pistol, Whitney Wolverine


4 Rare and Unusual Firearms Seen in Spring 2020 POULIN Firearms Auction Catalog

Welcome back to another installment of our series of articles dedicated to the most obscure firearms seen in the catalogs of major American auction houses. In this article, we’ll take a look at four rare and unusual firearms consigned to the Spring 2020 Poulin Firearms Auction. Poulin’s Antiques and Auctions, Inc. is quite a large American auction […] Read More … The post 4 Rare and Unusual Firearms Seen in Spring 2020 POULIN Firearms Auction Catalog appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Companies, Revolver, Smith, Editorial, Cofer, Pistols, Rifles, Line Thrower, 5-barrel, Cemetery Gun, Rhodes & Co



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