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The Armenian K-2 Semi-Auto Pistol

Many of the firearms developed in post-Soviet republics are extremely obscure with only a few pictures and brief descriptions available at best. There are multiple reasons why: from the secrecy of such projects to their limited production numbers (if they even made it past the prototype stage) due to the economic inefficiency of adopting and […] Read More … The post The Armenian K-2 Semi-Auto Pistol appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Armenia, Editorial, K2, Pistols, Semi-Auto, 9x18 Makarov, K-2, K-2 pistol, Semi Auto Pistol


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


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


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


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


TFB FIELD STRIP: FN FNX-45 Tactical Pistol

This episode of the TFB Field Strip series involves the feature-rich FN FNX-45 Tactical, naturally chambered in .45 ACP. The FNX‘s predecessor, the FNP-45 Tactical was a contender in the Joint Combat Pistol trials of 2005 and 2006 to replace the Beretta M9 service pistol. Even though the JCP program was scrapped, the FNP lived […] Read More … The post TFB FIELD STRIP: FN FNX-45 Tactical Pistol appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, ACP, FN, JCP, Pistols, Pistol, Suppressed, FNX, FNP, 45 ACP, Semi-Auto, Optics-Ready, TFB FIELD STRIP, FNX 45 Tactical


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


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


SILENCER SATURDAY #175: Plinking With The Gemtech Integra 15-22

Good morning everyone and welcome back to TFB’s Silencer Saturday brought to you by Yankee Hill Machine, manufacturers of the awesome YHM Turbo K and Turbo T2 5.56mm rifle suppressors. Last week we had some fun with the Griffin Armament GP-NATO A2 flash hider mount rifle silencer. This week we go plinking with the Gemtech […] Read More … The post SILENCER SATURDAY #175: Plinking With The Gemtech Integra 15-22 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, TFB, Integra, Pistols, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Rimfire, Yankee Hill Machine, Gemtech, S&W, Semi-Auto, Pistol Stabilizing Brace, Gemtech Integra, Silencer Saturday, Griffin Armament GP NATO


TFB Review: New Talon Modular 1911 Grips

The legendary 1911 pistol has been a staple of the American gun culture for over 100 years after its initial introduction. Despite numerous advancements in firearms operation, materials, and ammunition technology, the venerated 1911 still remains a favorite of many firearms enthusiasts. However, the 1911 pistol in its original form is far from perfect. One […] Read More … The post TFB Review: New Talon Modular 1911 Grips appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Reviews, Guns, Talon, Pistols, Other Gear & Gadgets, Semi-Auto, Talon Grips, 1911 Grips, Firearms Customization, 2011 Grips, Talon Modular Grip


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


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


ZEV Technologies Releases New Glock, SIG, and AR-15 Accessories

ZEV Technologies specializes in high-end aftermarket accessories and products for Glock handguns and AR-15 rifles. The company has just introduced three new products – the ZMD Muzzle Device for AR-15s, V2 Pro Comp for Gen 5 Glocks, and the ZEV Extended mag release for the SIG Sauer P365 and P320 pistols. ZEV Technologies Releases New […] Read More … The post ZEV Technologies Releases New Glock, SIG, and AR-15 Accessories appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, Zev, Pistols, Compensator, Muzzle Device, Zev Technologies, AR Patterned, Extended Magazine Release, ZEV Technologies Releases New Glock SIG




POTD: The Very First CZ 75 (Serial Number 00001)

Ceska Zbrojovka (CZ) has started a monthly series of social media posts called History Monday where they will be sharing pictures and stories of some of the most interesting and rare specimens of their firearms. For this month, in the first edition of History Monday, they published pictures of the very first CZ 75 pistol, the […] Read More … The post POTD: The Very First CZ 75 (Serial Number 00001) appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Potd, Photo of the Day, Pistols, CZ, Česká Zbrojovka, Semi-Auto, CZ 75, František Koucký, History Monday, Serial Number 1, The Very First


The Quest For The Low Bore Axis: A Novel Italian Approach

A couple of years ago we had a look at a few different semiautomatic pistols pursuing the reduction of the bore height over the hand. Among several commercial models, we saw a couple of promising prototypes from different periods. While these were highly innovative, they still kept a relatively traditional configuration. What we have here […] Read More … The post The Quest For The Low Bore Axis: A Novel Italian Approach appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Patents, Editorial, Italian, Pistols, Semi-Auto, Low Bore Axis, Innovative, Blow forward


Christensen Arms Introduces Their Modern Precision Pistol

Utah-based Christensen Arms have introduced the new Modern Precision Pistol (MPP). Weighing in at between 4.4 to 5.8lbs depending on calibre, the bolt action pistol offers precision in a package that can fit into a standard backpack. The pistol is available in 300BLK, .223 Rem, 6.5 Creed and .308 Winchester with barrel lengths ranging from […] Read More … The post Christensen Arms Introduces Their Modern Precision Pistol appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Utah, Guns, Daily News, Christensen, Pistols, Bolt Action, Christensen Arms, Bolt Action Pistol, Christensen Arms MPP, Modern Precision Pistol


Cabot Guns Reintroduces The National Standard Pistol

Cabot Guns has announced the reintroduction of the National Standard pistol. Made with a combination of precision machining and hand fitting, this pistol is advertised to be “a benchmark that sets the modern standard for an American classic“. Let’s see what features this 1911 packs. Cabot Guns National Standard pistols are available chambered in .45 […] Read More … The post Cabot Guns Reintroduces The National Standard Pistol appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, Cabot Guns, 1911, 9mm, Pistols, 45 ACP, Semi-Auto, The National Standard, National Standard Pistol, National Standard, Cabot Guns National Standard


Underground Arms Watch – April 2021

Underground Arms Watch returns with a brief glance at recently seized craft-produced arms by law enforcement around the globe. Spanish police have released details of a raid on an illegal manufacturing operation in Tenerife which was conducted last September. It appears mostly Glock pistols were being assembled, presumably using smuggled parts to combine with 3D […] Read More … The post Underground Arms Watch – April 2021 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Crime, News, Guns, Tenerife, Daily News, Pistols, Machine Guns, Homemade Guns, Improvised Firearms, Underground Arms Watch


Updated 3D Printed Survival Gun Chassis For Keystone Crickett + Public 3D Files

Some of you may recall the survival gun build by Booligan I covered last June. Well, Booligan continued to improve it and ended up with a much more streamlined version of that survival pistol built with the very affordable Keystone Cricket as the base firearm. Booligan’s new chassis design is built to be as light […] Read More … The post Updated 3D Printed Survival Gun Chassis For Keystone Crickett + Public 3D Files appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, 3d Printing, Keystone, Daily News, Rifle, Pistols, Rifles, Rimfire, Pistol, 22LR, Survival Gun, Keystone Crickett, Booligan, Keystone Cricket


SIG SAUER Unveils U.S. Army Best Ranger Competition M17 Trophy Pistols

SIG Sauer have shared information and images on the specially built M17 trophy pistols built for the 2021 Best Ranger Competition being held at Fort Benning this month. Built by SIG’s custom works, the pistols have a custom black nitron engraved slide and black AXG metal grip along with a gold trigger. The gruelling competition is […] Read More … The post SIG SAUER Unveils U.S. Army Best Ranger Competition M17 Trophy Pistols appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Defense, Rangers, Daily News, Sig Sauer, Special Forces, Pistols, Fort Benning, Semi-Auto, M17, Best Ranger Competition


TFB Review: Zaffiri Precision Glock 43 Slide and SRC Micro Red Dot

Thanks to my friend Jason for clueing me into Zaffiri Precision. They have been making their own custom slides and barrels for Glocks and last year branched out to SIG slides. Well, I got their ZPS.2-G43 slide and barrel to upgrade my Glock 43. I also got their SRC micro red dot which the slide […] Read More … The post TFB Review: Zaffiri Precision Glock 43 Slide and SRC Micro Red Dot appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Reviews, Guns, Src, Jason, Optics, Pistols, Glock 43, Semi-Auto, Reflex/Red Dot, Zaffiri Precision, ZPS.2-G43, Zaffiri Precision Glock




TFB Review: Swampfox Wolverine Optics Ready Glock Slides

Last year Swampfox came out with their optics cut slide called the Wolverine. It is set up to fit their Liberty and Justice micro red dots. They sent Gen 3 and Gen 5 Swampfox Wolverine slides in for review along with Liberty and Justice micro red dots. Liberty And Justice For All The Liberty and […] Read More … The post TFB Review: Swampfox Wolverine Optics Ready Glock Slides appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Reviews, Justice, Guns, Liberty, Wolverine, Glock, Liberty and Justice, Pistols, Semi-Auto, Ironsides Shield, Swampfox, Swampfox Wolverine Optics Ready Glock Slides, Swampfox Wolverine


HOT GAT or FUDD CRAP? The Golden Gun or Cartel Clickbait?

Welcome everyone to the 88th 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 has […] Read More … The post HOT GAT or FUDD CRAP? The Golden Gun or Cartel Clickbait? appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, Pistols, 45 ACP, Semi-Auto, Colt 1911, Golden Gun, Hot Gat Or Fudd Crap, Fudd Crap


Smith & Wesson to Discontinue Shield 1.0 Models Effective Immediately

Fans of the original Smith and Wesson M&P Shield are getting a bit of sad news today as Smith & Wesson has opted to discontinue the original Shield design effective immediately which includes existing orders. According to the discontinuation notice, this decision was reached in an effort to contend with the demand for the new […] Read More … The post Smith & Wesson to Discontinue Shield 1.0 Models Effective Immediately appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Smith, Daily News, Smith & Wesson, Wesson, Pistols, M&P, M&P Shield, Semi-Auto, Shield Plus, Shield 2.0


Double Barreled Stirrup Pistol Seen in Rock Island Auction Catalog

The catalogs of Rock Island Auction Company’s premier auctions are a unique source for aficionados of obscure and unusual firearms as you can always find some of the rarest and most fascinating samples of such guns there. Many firearms that one can only see in the ultimate obscure gun reference book, “Firearms Curiosa”, often appear in […] Read More … The post Double Barreled Stirrup Pistol Seen in Rock Island Auction Catalog appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, Rock Island, Pistols, Rock Island Auction, Rock Island Auction Company, Charles Noe Daly, Firearms Curiosa, Stirrup Pistol


Gimmick or Good to Go? Springfield Hellcat RDP Review

In this episode of TFBTV, James Reeves reviews the new Springfield Armory Hellcat RDP, which comes with Springfield’s new Hex Wasp micro red dot optic and a threaded barrel and brake combo. Is this new entry from Springfield a legit contender in the micro-compact 9mm market? Check out today’s video to get our take. ««« […] Read More … The post Gimmick or Good to Go? Springfield Hellcat RDP Review appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Springfield, Springfield Armory, Pistols, TFBTV, James Reeves, Semi-Auto, Hellcat RDP, Hex Wasp, Springfield Hellcat RDP Review, Springfield Armory Hellcat RDP, Springfield Hellcat RDP


Radetec Smart Slide for Glock 17 Pistols Now Available

The Spanish Radetec (Rade Tecnologías) was founded in 2004 and is specialized in the development of electronic devices for firearms such as round counters. In 2012, we reported about the establishment of their US branch and later in 2013, about some of their early products seen at SHOT Show 2013. During the past couple of […] Read More … The post Radetec Smart Slide for Glock 17 Pistols Now Available appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, US, Daily News, Pistols, Semi-Auto, Radetec, Firearms Customization, Round Counter, Glock 17 Gen 4, Smart Slide, Radetec Rade Tecnologías


SIG Sauer P320 Pistols & Romeo1PRO Optics for Delaware State Police

Another win for SIG Sauer and their P320 pistol with a Romeo1PRO red dot sight on the slide as the Delaware State Police with over 700 troopers adopts the system. Half a decade ago this kind of solution was almost unheard of, apart from some competition shooters using it. Now an entire Police force can […] Read More … The post SIG Sauer P320 Pistols & Romeo1PRO Optics for Delaware State Police appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, Sig Sauer, Delaware State Police, Pistols, Semi-Auto, Carry Optics, Reflex/Red Dot, MIL/LE, ROMEO1PRO, SIG 320



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