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Colors Galore! NEW Springfield Armory 911 380 ACP Variants for 2019

Springfield Armory has blown open the doors on the grip and finish options of their 911 380 ACP carry pistol! You now have your pick of 10 unique variations boasting different sights, lasers, grips, and finishes all while utilizing the same magazines and controls. These will surely be hitting retail shelves soon and we will […] Read More … The post Colors Galore! NEW Springfield Armory 911 380 ACP Variants for 2019 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: 911, Guns, ACP, Springfield Armory, Pistols, Product Announcement, Semi-Auto, 380 AUTO, 380 ACP


TFB Review: Ruger LCP II-Small improvements to a small pistol make a BIG difference

A long time ago in a desert not so far away I remember the first time I saw a Ruger LCP in person.  It was at Gunsite’s pro shop in the spring of 2008. Better built than the P-3AT, it won me over and became part of my regular hot weather carry rotation.  I have […] Read More … The post TFB Review: Ruger LCP II-Small improvements to a small pistol make a BIG difference appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Reviews, Guns, Ruger, LCP, Pistols, Gunsite, Semi-Auto, 380 ACP, LCP II, LCP 2


JUST RELEASED: 2019 Remington And AAC Product Catalogs

It’s that time of year again, boys and girls – SHOT Show, new releases, hopes, dreams and more will start to flood your inbox. Today we will give you a preview of the 2019 Remington and Advanced Armament product catalogs. While there are some notable highlights, this year’s layout doesn’t appear to contain any earth-shattering […] Read More … The post JUST RELEASED: 2019 Remington And AAC Product Catalogs appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Breaking News, Shotguns, Daily News, Pistols, Rifles, Product Announcement, AAC Product Catalogs


Reader’s Choice: BEST Full-Size Striker-Fired Pistol

Happy New Year’s to all of our readers! We are officially in 2019 and that means we are inching closer to SHOT Show everyday. While it is awesome to hear about all of the new firearms coming out every winter, it can be equally fun to posture what are the best ones already in circulation.  […] Read More … The post Reader’s Choice: BEST Full-Size Striker-Fired Pistol appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Beretta, Editorial, Ruger, Glock, Springfield Armory, Sig Sauer, FN, Pistols, Smith & Wesson, Semi-Auto, Full-Size Striker-Fired, Reader's Choice


PTR GOES BIG (And Small): New 9KT And 9R MP5 Style Guns

Building on last year’s successful launch of two MP5 clones, South Carolina based firearms manufacturer PTR is announcing two new models in their production line up. The 9KT is an MP5K clone with a custom handguard, top rail and an end cap capable of accepting slings, pistol stabilizing braces and stocks (mind the NFA, boys and […] Read More … The post PTR GOES BIG (And Small): New 9KT And 9R MP5 Style Guns appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Breaking News, South Carolina, Daily News, NFA, PTR, Pistols, Rifles, Semi-Auto


ZEV Technologies Introduces First Pistol – the O.Z-9

ZEV Technologies, best known for their aftermarket Glock parts, has introduced their first pistol, the O.Z-9. The new pistol, reputedly 12 years in the making, boasts a modular system composed of slide, frame and an internal steel receiver. Here’s ZEV’s press release announcing the launch of the new pistol in full: ZEV spent 12 years perfecting […] Read More … The post ZEV Technologies Introduces First Pistol – the O.Z-9 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Press Releases, Zev, Pistols, Semi-Auto, Zev Technologies, O.Z-9, OZ9


VIP BLACK Pistol from Nighthawk Custom – with Gold Bead front sight

Nighthawk Custom’s slogan is “One Gun, One Gunsmith,” which they claim is the direct result of how they build their guns. The company was founded in 2004 by a group of four individuals with a passion for the 1911 platform. They have now expanded into approximately 65 full-time employees, and their selection and assortment of […] Read More … The post VIP BLACK Pistol from Nighthawk Custom – with Gold Bead front sight appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, Nighthawk Custom, 1911, Pistols, Product Announcement, Golden Gun


Lone Wolf Introduces a Hybrid Timberwolf LARGE Glock Frame

Lone Wolf Distributors has announced the availability of a new version of their recently introduced Timberwolf Large (10mm/.45 ACP) frame. This new product is called TWL-S. It combines a G29/G30 size grip with a G20/21 size dust cover. In other words, by using this frame you can build a 10mm Auto or .45 ACP Glock parts compatible […] Read More … The post Lone Wolf Introduces a Hybrid Timberwolf LARGE Glock Frame appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Hybrid, Daily News, ACP, Lone Wolf, Timberwolf, Pistols, Semi-Auto, TWL-S, ACP Glock


Stout Power & Smooth Handling: NEW Walther CCP M2 .380 ACP

Walther Arms recently improved upon their popular CCP pistol by making a 2nd iteration with the CCP M2. With an easier disassembly process and smooth handling, the Walther CCP M2 has garnered a lot of love from concealed carry advocates and range enthusiasts. Now leading into SHOT Show for 2019, the internet has shown us […] Read More … The post Stout Power & Smooth Handling: NEW Walther CCP M2 .380 ACP appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Ccp, Walther, ACP, Walther CCP, Pistols, Walther Arms, Product Announcement, Semi-Auto, 380 ACP, CCP M2, Stout Power amp


News from Walther – Q5 Match with Steel Frame

Walther begins 2019 by introducing their new Q5 Match SF (Steel Frame). Think of the Q5 Match, but Made in Steel in Ulm, Germany.   Here’s how Walther words their new handgun: The new Q5 Match from Walther is built for the competitive shooter. Built around our award winning PPQ platform, the Q5 Match SF […] Read More … The post News from Walther – Q5 Match with Steel Frame appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Walther, USPSA, Pistols, Product Announcement, Steel Frame, Ulm Germany, Production Optics, IPSC Production, Q5 Match SF, Walther Q5, Made in Steel


Trailblazer Firearms LifeCard .22 WMR

Trailblazer Firearms has introduced the .22 WMR version of their LifeCard folding single barrel single shot derringer. The first version of LifeCard pistol was introduced a little over a year ago and so far it was available in .22 LR only. This is a really compact and discreet little handgun. As the manufacturer states, it […] Read More … The post Trailblazer Firearms LifeCard .22 WMR appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Daily News, LR, Derringer, Pistols, Single Shot, 22 WMR, Trailblazer Firearms, LifeCard


Mossberg’s First Pistol – The 1919 Brownie

Recently Mossberg, one of America’s oldest gun companies best known for their shotguns, launched their first pistol – the Mossberg MC1. Well not quite their first, 100 years ago this year, the company launched another small, compact pistol – the Mossberg Brownie. Tom briefly mentioned the original Mossberg pistol in his review of the MC1, […] Read More … The post Mossberg’s First Pistol – The 1919 Brownie appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, America, History, Editorial, Mossberg, Pistols, Pistol, Mossberg Brownie, Mossberg MC1, Mossberg Pistol, Mossberg Brownie Tom


New FN 509 Midsize & Tactical Black from FN

FN America have announced the launch of a new model in their 509 family, a mid sized carry pistol. FN have also confirmed that the FN Tactical will also be available in a matte black finish in 2019. The new mid size, chambered in 9x19mm, has a four inch slide and a frame with a […] Read More … The post New FN 509 Midsize & Tactical Black from FN appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Press Releases, FN, Pistols, FN America, FN 509, FN 509 Midsize, FN 509 Tactical Black


TFBTV: The NEW Mossberg MC1 Single Stack 9mm Pistol

In this episode of TFBTV, James looks at the brand new Mossberg MC1, which is a single stack 9mm with 6+1 capacity and very similar in size to the Glock 43. It also has features lacking from its competition, including a flat trigger and forward slide serrations. It also takes Glock 43 magazines! (Seriously.) Check […] Read More … The post TFBTV: The NEW Mossberg MC1 Single Stack 9mm Pistol appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Concealed Carry, Pistols, TFBTV


TFB Review: Mossberg MC1 Subcompact Pistol

Pop quiz: What was the first firearm that Mossberg manufactured? If you guessed a pistol, you have some bragging rights in the comments section. (If you said a shotgun, you clearly miss obvious clues…) Mossberg got their start with the “Brownie”, a four-shot pistol marketed to trappers for dispatching game. It was “dandy” according to […] Read More … The post TFB Review: Mossberg MC1 Subcompact Pistol appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Reviews, Guns, Mossberg, Concealed Carry, Pistols


Postcards from Russia’s Frogmen

Do you remember the postcards from the German Kampfschwimmers? In Mother Russia they have Frogmen too and they are jealous. The Germans went to a warmer, tropical location. Smart move. The Russians got winter and ice, but they managed to get these Postcards to us from their secret, submerged location. The Russian’s armory is a […] Read More … The post Postcards from Russia’s Frogmen appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Russia, Editorial, APS, Pistols, AK-47 / AK-74 / Everything AK, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Spp-1


New GLOCK 43X (Silver Slimline) and GLOCK 48 Roll Out

In what might have been this holiday season’s worst best kept secret, filled with the drama of artist renderings and feature speculations, TFB is finally ready to debut the real thing. GLOCK is releasing two new Slimline pistols – the GLOCK 43X and a longer slide GLOCK 48 – that are aimed squarely at the […] Read More … The post New GLOCK 43X (Silver Slimline) and GLOCK 48 Roll Out appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Reviews, Featured, Guns, Breaking News, Daily News, Glock, Pistols, Semi-Auto, G43X, G48


SURPRISE, New GLOCKS! Silver Slimline G43X And G48 Roll Out

In what might have been this holiday season’s worst best kept secret, filled with the drama of artist renderings and feature speculations, TFB is finally ready to debut the real thing. GLOCK is releasing two new Slimline pistols – the G43X and a longer slide G48 – that are aimed squarely at the everyday carry […] Read More … The post SURPRISE, New GLOCKS! Silver Slimline G43X And G48 Roll Out appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Reviews, Featured, News, Guns, Breaking News, Glock, Pistols, Semi-Auto, G43X, G48


Featured Deals of the Week 12/28/18

Weekly Deals Roundup: 22LR in bulk, AR-15 pistol upper, bulk 5.56 and magazines, S&W MP380 and vault, CZ Scorpion EVO Thanks for tuning in to the last Gun Deals of the year folks, have a Happy New Year! remington 22lr thunderbolt 40gr 5000 rounds – $129.99 What the deal is: Outdoor Limited is selling cases […] Read More … The post Featured Deals of the Week 12/28/18 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, Ammo, Ar-15, Concealed Carry, Pistols, Rifles, Guns & Gear, Ammunition, AR Upper, 22LR, 5.56, Pistol Rifle, 380 AUTO, 5.56 Magazine, Gun Deals


Flintlock Pistol with Integrated Lantern

I came across the set of images of this weird steampunk looking flintlock pistol while doing research for another article. A little additional research revealed that this gun was once consigned to and auctioned at Czerny’s International Auction House. I contacted the auction house and Michael G. Czerny, the director of the auction house, kindly […] Read More … The post Flintlock Pistol with Integrated Lantern appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Lantern, Daily News, Flashlights, Pistols, Flintlock, Régnier, Czerny s International Auction House, Michael G Czerny


TFBTV: Are Glocks really Durable? A Look at Glock Range Rentals

Are Glocks really as durable as they are reputed to be? Fanboys everywhere love to lump praise on Glocks for their reliability and durability but they usually won’t have more than a few thousand rounds through their personal Glocks at the absolute most. So if you really want to find out how reliable a #Glock […] Read More … The post TFBTV: Are Glocks really Durable? A Look at Glock Range Rentals appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Pistols, TFBTV


JM Davis Museum Auctions Off Duplicate Guns

The J.M. Davis Arms & Historical Museum in Claremore, Oklahoma, is home to the world’s largest privately-held firearms collection in the world. With more than 12,000 firearms and thousands of assorted items related to the firearms, it is quite the place. If you find yourself in the Tulsa area, you need to go. Once you’re […] Read More … The post JM Davis Museum Auctions Off Duplicate Guns appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, History, Revolver, Museum, Auction, Shotguns, Editorial, Tulsa, Claremore Oklahoma, Pistols, Rifles, JM Davis Museum Auctions Off Duplicate Guns, Davis Arms Historical Museum


BOTW: Matt’s Not FDE AR Pistol

The 22nd Installment of Build of the Week was contributed by Matt.  Thank goodness it is not another FDE gun. Honestly the hottest thing I like about this build is the Rail-Rap (see what I did there?). How did I not know about this product. You’d think by this point I’d have seen pretty much […] Read More … The post BOTW: Matt’s Not FDE AR Pistol appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, Matt, Pistols, Build Of The Week


TFB Review: Smith & Wesson Performance Center Pro Series, Model 686 Plus

Horace Smith and Daniel Wesson became partners in 1852 with the goal of manufacturing a firearm that would fire a self-contained cartridge. The “Volcanic Pistol” was the result. It was a lever action pistol that would eventually be sold to Oliver Winchester when Smith & Wesson temporarily parted ways. Luckily for us, they found their […] Read More … The post TFB Review: Smith & Wesson Performance Center Pro Series, Model 686 Plus appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Reviews, Guns, Revolver, Smith, Smith Wesson, Pistols, Daniel Wesson, Oliver Winchester, Horace Smith


TFB’s 12 Days Of Christmas: Prancer’s Perfect Pistols

Merry Christmas you filthy animals and thanks for putting up with more of our 12 Days Of TFB Christmas. If you can bear with me for a few more days I promise to leave you alone on December 25th (maybe). Picking perfect pistols is a personal and polarizing topic of discussion. Some of you are […] Read More … The post TFB’s 12 Days Of Christmas: Prancer’s Perfect Pistols appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Revolver, Editorial, TFB, Pistols, Best Gear, Semi-Auto


TFB’s 12 Days Of Christmas: Bags, Cases And Range Gear

Welcome back, TFB holiday goers, my apologies for the brief hiatus in the 12 Days Of Christmas series here on the blog. With all the bump stock news and events this week, our Saint Nick programming was preempted by the DOJ/ATF announcements and analysis. On top of that,  I now realize that you will most […] Read More … The post TFB’s 12 Days Of Christmas: Bags, Cases And Range Gear appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, NICK, TFB, Pistols, Rifles, Other Gear & Gadgets, DOJ ATF, Best Gear


Obrez Swiss K31

I recently came across the work of Marcel Thalmann, a Swiss gunsmith, who has been crafting pistols from worn out K31 rifles. As many readers will know the K31 has a reputation for being a beautifully made service rifle used in Swiss service for over 40 years. The K31 is was a refined version of the […] Read More … The post Obrez Swiss K31 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, Pistols, Rifles, K31, Pistol, Surplus, Bolt Action, Obrez, Marcel Thalmann


U.S. Army Command Awards SIG SAUER Contract for Multiple Products

U.S. Army Contracting Command Issues Award to SIG SAUER for MCX, MPX, and 716G2 Rifles, along with SP2022 Pistols, TANGO6 Riflescopes, and Suppressors Newington, N.H. –-(Ammoland.com)- SIG SAUER has confirmed the award of a five-year contract with the U.S. Army Contracting Command for commercial off the shelf (COTS) rifles and pistols to include MCX rifles, MPX sub-guns, 716G2 rifles, SP2022 pistols, TANGO6 series riflescopes, suppressors, and various SIG SAUER accessories.“This is a very exci...
Tags: Guns, Germany, Nato, U.S. Army, Sig Sauer, Ron Cohen, Shooting Industry News, Firearm News, Pistols, Rifles, Sauer, Riflescopes, SIG SAUER Inc, SIG SAUER Inc SIG SAUER Inc, Newington New Hampshire, SAUER Inc


One In A Million – Bullet Triggers Race Gun (Not A Negligent Discharge)

Joel Turner Jr. is one of the Army Marksmanship Unit competitive shooters. I’ve RO’d him a number of times at the FNH USA 3 Gun Championships. Joel recently posted a video on Facebook showing a one in a million accident where the bullet triggers race gun. For those troglodyte readers who do not have a […] Read More … The post One In A Million – Bullet Triggers Race Gun (Not A Negligent Discharge) appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Facebook, Guns, Training, Daily News, Joel, Army Marksmanship Unit, Pistols, FNH USA, Amu, Accidental Discharge, Race Gun, Joel Turner Jr


TFB REVIEW: Fire Control Unit X01 PDW – The Future Of Small Arms

About six months ago I started a conversation with the team at Fire Control Unit (FCU) on Instagram – a bit of friendly banter about some of my favorite pistol caliber carbines versus their latest release. Of course, we had reported the initial announcement of the FCU X01 (EXO ONE) in late 2017 and the […] Read More … The post TFB REVIEW: Fire Control Unit X01 PDW – The Future Of Small Arms appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Reviews, Instagram, Guns, Pistols, Other Gear & Gadgets, Pistol Stabilizing Brace, EXO ONE, Fire Control Unit FCU



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