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TFB Review: HK VP9 17-Round Magazine Retrofit Kit

With new models featuring added capacity, the Heckler & Koch VP9 series pistols continue to grow on the success of the original platform.  As the design continues to grow, HK has made 17-round retrofit kits for those with legacy 15-round magazines.  As a current HK VP9 enthusiast with more than a few legacy 15-round magazines, […] Read More … The post TFB Review: HK VP9 17-Round Magazine Retrofit Kit appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Reviews, Guns, Magazines, Pistols, Guns & Gear, Heckler and Koch, Semi-Auto, HK VP9, VP9 Tactical, H&K 17-Round Retrofit Kit


VIDEO: A $500 Semi-Auto Tactical Shotgun Build

You asked for it: After James’ popular Beretta 1301 review and build videos, viewers wanted a budget shotgun build and review. In this episode, James budgets $500 for a semi-auto shotgun build. So, he buys a $400 Black Aces Tactical Pro Series S Max semi-automatic shotgun and then spends $100 at Amazon.com on budget accessories […] Read More … The post VIDEO: A $500 Semi-Auto Tactical Shotgun Build appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Amazon, Guns, Shotguns, James, TFBTV, Semi-Auto, Semi Auto Shotgun, Black Aces Tactical, Budget Shotgun, Pro Series S Max, Shotgun Build


Glock 43/SIG P365 Hybrid – The Vuurwapen HMC9

It’s not often that you see products in the gun industry that make you take a second look. Or at least, not often that you take the second look for a good reason. The Vuurwapen HMC9 is one of those products. Vuurwapen is a new company in the gun world, having only entered the scene in 2020. […] Read More … The post Glock 43/SIG P365 Hybrid – The Vuurwapen HMC9 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Companies, Daily News, Concealed Carry, Pistols, Glock 43, Product Announcement, Semi-Auto, Sig P365, HMC9, Vuurwapen


POTD: EAA Witness Elite Gold Custom

Photo Of The Day: “This thing is ridiculously clean – EAA Witness Elite Gold Custom” ~ Triple J Armory. I’m happy to say that I own the same pistol, which is my main competition gun for IPSC Open Major. Mine looks a little different, but it’s basically the same gun with a competition frame, chrome finish, […] Read More … The post POTD: EAA Witness Elite Gold Custom appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, EAA, Photo of the Day, Pistols, Tanfoglio, Semi-Auto, EAA Witness, Elite Gold Custom, EAA Witness Elite Gold Custom, EAA Witness Elite Gold Custom ~ Triple J Armory


TFB Review: Tyrant Designs Glock 43x/48 I.T.T.S. Trigger and Magwell

Glock pistols can quickly turn into projects once you start attempting to adapt them to fit your personal preferences. I’ve been carrying my Glock 48 for about 2 years now and over many range sessions and rounds downrange, I finally decided that I wanted to change up a few things to turn it into a more […] Read More … The post TFB Review: Tyrant Designs Glock 43x/48 I.T.T.S. Trigger and Magwell appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Reviews, Guns, Pistols, Other Gear & Gadgets, Tyrant Designs, Semi-Auto, Magwell, Glock 43X, Glock 48, Firearms Customization, I.T.T.S, Improved Tyrant Trigger System, Aftermarket Mods


A Very Impressive Pistol: The NEW Nighthawk Custom VIP

The viability of the 1911 platform is a constant subject of debate among modern pistol shooters. What’s not up for debate is the beautiful lines and craftmanship often associated with the 110-year-old design. Graced with the work of a master engraver is the newest high-end offering from Nighthawk Custom. Introducing the Nighthawk Custom VIP (Very Impressive […] Read More … The post A Very Impressive Pistol: The NEW Nighthawk Custom VIP appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, Pistols, Product Announcement, Semi-Auto


Wilson Combat Releases The New 15 Round SFX9 Pistol

Wilson Combat has introduced a new model to their SFX9 pistol lineup. The new SFX9 has a 15 round capacity and a subcompact 3.25” barrel.  The frame is solid milled T6-7075 aluminum allowing it to be light enough to carry for long durations.  The enhanced grip shape significantly enhances recoil control during rapid fire and […] Read More … The post Wilson Combat Releases The New 15 Round SFX9 Pistol appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Wilson, Daily News, Wilson Combat, Concealed Carry, 9mm, Pistols, Semi-Auto, 15 Round, SFX9


HOT GAT or FUDD CRAP? Turkish Treasure or Fudd’s Delight?

Welcome everyone to the 102nd 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? Turkish Treasure or Fudd’s Delight? appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, Girsan, 9mm, Pistols, Fudd, Semi-Auto, Hot Gat Or Fudd Crap, Fudd Crap


Police Guns Of The World: South America – Part 1

Welcome to the first installment of the Police Guns Of The World series, in which we’ll explore the current state of police firearms around the globe. In the first and second editions, we’ll be taking a look at what’s currently riding in federal law enforcement holsters of South America. Seeing as how we’re almost a […] Read More … The post Police Guns Of The World: South America – Part 1 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Police, Law Enforcement, Revolver, South America, Editorial, Pistols, Semi-Auto, Issued, MIL/LE, Duty Pistols, Police Guns of the World


Culper Precision Discontinues Block 19 Glock Customization

Last week, Culper Precision made a big splash in the firearms industry with the introduction of their Block 19 customization of Gen 3 and 4 Glock 19 pistols. That splash also caught the attention of the national news media, as well as the LEGO corporation. LEGO issued a cease and desist letter to Culper Precision […] Read More … The post Culper Precision Discontinues Block 19 Glock Customization appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Companies, Lego, Daily News, Glock, Pistols, Glock 19, Semi-Auto, Cease And Desist, Culper Precision, Block19, Block 19, Glock Customization


New VRF14 12 Gauge Semi-Auto Firearm from Rock Island Armory

There is nearly an endless amount of semi-auto shotguns available on the market today to choose from. However, I don’t think I’ve ever seen anything quite like the VRF14 before. The new VRF14 from Rock Island Armory is the company’s newest offering that takes the concept of a Mossberg Shockwave or Remington TAC-14 and melds […] Read More … The post New VRF14 12 Gauge Semi-Auto Firearm from Rock Island Armory appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Shotguns, Daily News, RIA, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Non-nfa, Rock Island Armory, Firearm, Semi-Auto, 12-gauge, Not A Shotgun, VRF14


TFB Review: The Hellcat RDP from Springfield Armory

Springfield Armory is a storied name. Its lineage stretches back to America’s early days, more than two centuries before the genesis of today’s Hellcat pistol. The original version of Springfield Armory was a military weapons storage facility in Massachusetts, ordered by George Washington in 1777. In 1795, they added arms production capability for the fledgling […] Read More … The post TFB Review: The Hellcat RDP from Springfield Armory appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Reviews, Guns, Massachusetts, America, Optics, Hellcat, Wasp, George Washington, Springfield Armory, Concealed Carry, Pistols, Compensator, Semi-Auto, MRDS, Subcompact, Reflex/Red Dot


Vickers Guide 1911 Volume I & II Available for Preorder

Having firearms books with high-quality photos and interesting factoids is a must for any self-respecting gun owner looking to decorate their coffee table. Even if you don’t read them they are always nice to have around for guests who come over. One such series of books I’ve seen gain a lot of popularity is the […] Read More … The post Vickers Guide 1911 Volume I & II Available for Preorder appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Books, Guns, Daily News, Vickers, 1911, Pistols, Semi-Auto, Vickers Guide, 1911 Volume 1


NEW From the Nighthawk Ambassador Series: The Delegate

Nighthawk Custom is no stranger to high-end 1911s. Recently, Nighthawk released the first in what they’re calling the Ambassador Series. This is the second installation in the series. Introducing the Delegate. Nighthawk Custom @ TFB: Nighthawk Custom VIP Agent 2 Limited Edition Pistol The Thunder Ranch Combat Special by Nighthawk Custom Nighthawk Custom Shadow Hawk Long Slide Pistol […] Read More … The post NEW From the Nighthawk Ambassador Series: The Delegate appeared first on The Firearm Blo...
Tags: Guns, Delegate, Daily News, Nighthawk Custom, 1911, Concealed Carry, 9mm, Pistols, Product Announcement, 45 ACP, Semi-Auto, Nighthawk Custom Nighthawk Custom


HOT GAT or FUDD CRAP? Joker’s Deagle or Just a Joke?

Welcome everyone to the 101st 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? Joker’s Deagle or Just a Joke? appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, Desert Eagle, Pistols, Semi-Auto, 44 Magnum, Hot Gat Or Fudd Crap, Fudd Crap


The New Bantam 1911 Carry Pistol from SDS Imports

The 1911 pistol (along with the M2) have withstood the test of time and ventured far beyond anyone’s expectations when it has come to their longevity. Further proof of that exists today with the addition of the new Bantam 1911 Carry pistol from SDS imports. This new fully-featured 1911 carry pistol packs loads of customer-requested […] Read More … The post The New Bantam 1911 Carry Pistol from SDS Imports appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, SDS, Bantam, 1911, Concealed Carry, 9mm, Pistols, 45 ACP, Semi-Auto, SDS Imports, 1911 Pistols


Johann Fanzoj THE LEOPARD Deluxe Weapon Set

Every time Johann Fanzoj publishes a press release telling about another finished project, it is guaranteed that you’ll see not just a deluxe firearm but a true masterpiece, an exquisite work of art created by the wizards of this 230-year-old company. Their latest creation, a set of weapons dubbed The Leopard, is no exception. This set consists […] Read More … The post Johann Fanzoj THE LEOPARD Deluxe Weapon Set appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Knives, Daily News, Pistols, Rifles, Bolt Action, Semi-Auto, Johann Fanzoj


Ukrainian FORT-20 Striker-Fired Semi-Auto Pistol

The Arms and Security 2021 exhibition was held in Kyiv, Ukraine from June 15 to 18. Many Ukrainian small arms manufacturers released new products during the show most of which we have already covered. The Ukrainian FORT company (Science Industrial Association (SIA) “FORT” of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine) introduced two new firearms during this exhibition – […] Read More … The post Ukrainian FORT-20 Striker-Fired Semi-Auto Pistol appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Ukraine, Daily News, Fort, Kyiv Ukraine, 9mm, Pistols, 9x19, Semi-Auto, Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine, Arms and Security 2021, Зброя та безпека - 2021, FORT-20, ФОРТ-20, FORT company Science Industrial Association SIA


New Recover Tactical 20/20N Stabilizers and Stocks Now Available

Fans of the original Recover Tactical 20/20 should be happy to know that there are now two options available along with the new 20/20N. The new 20/20N will be compatible with a few new pistols, be compliant with all current NFA rules, and will completely replace the current production 20/20 models. Along with the launch […] Read More … The post New Recover Tactical 20/20N Stabilizers and Stocks Now Available appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, 20/20, Daily News, NFA, Pistols, Glock Pistols, Semi-Auto, Pistol Stabilizing Brace, 20/20N, Recover Tacitcal, Stabilizer Kits


Culper Precision Introduces Block19 Customization For Glock 19’s

Culper Precision recently introduced their Block19 customization option for the third and fourth generation Glock 19 pistols. The Block19 customization is designed to resemble a gun made of Lego bricks, but of course, be fully functional at the same time. Aside from resembling a Lego gun, Culper Precision machines the slide to actually accept Lego […] Read More … The post Culper Precision Introduces Block19 Customization For Glock 19’s appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Lego, Daily News, 9mm, Pistols, Glock 19, Product Announcement, Custom Glock, Semi-Auto, Culper Precision, Block19


TFB Review: H&K’s New and Improved VP9 Series Pistols

Before releasing the first VP9 in 2014, Heckler & Koch had worked on the design for more than four years. Although they hadn’t been in the striker-fired pistol game for some time at that juncture, H&K was not new to the concept either, having pioneered the VP70 and P7 models more than three decades prior. […] Read More … The post TFB Review: H&K’s New and Improved VP9 Series Pistols appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Reviews, Guns, Review, Heckler & Koch, 9mm, Pistols, H&K, VP9, Semi-Auto, VP9L, VP9 Tactical


Massachusetts State Police Move to Smith & Wesson M&P45 M2.0

Don’t even get me started on the firearms that police are issued. Some officers in the Los Angeles Police Department are still training with Vietnam War-era M16 rifles. Fortunately, some departments have the funds to upgrade their duty guns. The Massachusetts State Police is one of those departments. They have now adopted the wicked cool […] Read More … The post Massachusetts State Police Move to Smith & Wesson M&P45 M2.0 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Massachusetts, Law Enforcement, Leo, Vietnam, Smith, Daily News, Smith & Wesson, Massachusetts State Police, Los Angeles Police Department, Wesson M amp, Pistols, Semi-Auto, MIL/LE, Duty Guns, M&P45 M2.0


SIG SAUER Introduces P229 Pro-Cut Pistol Slides

Compared with its younger competitors like the P320 series, SIG SAUER‘s P229 handgun is something of an elder statesman. It evolved from the P226, which SIG designed in the early 1980s as their entry into the US Army’s XM9 Service Pistol Trials, under the Joint Service Small Arms Program, in an effort to replace the […] Read More … The post SIG SAUER Introduces P229 Pro-Cut Pistol Slides appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, US Army, Daily News, Sig Sauer, Handgun, Pistols, Pistol, Product Announcement, Semi-Auto, P229, Optics-Ready, Pro-Cut, Pro-Cut Slides


The New Grey Birch Solutions Fusion Receiver System

Ruger 10/22 has been a faithful companion for many shooters for decades and has more or less remained in the same configuration since its initial introduction. For those who don’t know, the 10/22 uses a V-block to secure the barrel to the receiver and keep it under the proper amount of tension. Sometimes this block […] Read More … The post The New Grey Birch Solutions Fusion Receiver System appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, Ruger, Rifles, 10/22, Rimfire, Aftermarket Parts, Semi-Auto, Grey Birch Solutions, 10/22 Barrels, 10/22 Receivers, Fusion Receiver System, New Grey Birch Solutions Fusion


NEW Ruger LCP MAX: A Doublestack .380 Micro Compact

In this episode of TFBTV, James Reeves reviews the brand new Ruger LCP MAX .380 pistol. According to Ruger, the LCP MAX is: “The latest upgrade to America’s favorite ultra-compact pistol: the LCP MAX. Chambered in .380 Auto, the Ruger LCP MAX fits 10+1 rounds into the same footprint as the LCP II. Compact and […] Read More … The post NEW Ruger LCP MAX: A Doublestack .380 Micro Compact appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, America, Ruger, LCP, Concealed Carry, Pistols, TFBTV, Ruger LCP, James Reeves, Semi-Auto, 380 AUTO, Ruger LCP Max


Ruger Introduces the New LCP MAX 380 Pistol

Ruger has announced the introduction of their latest offering to the concealed carry community – the LCP MAX. The LCP MAX is a slight departure from the swarm of 9mm micro-compact pistols we’ve seen start to flood the market and I think there are a lot of people who would be happy to pick up […] Read More … The post Ruger Introduces the New LCP MAX 380 Pistol appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, Ruger, LCP, Pistols, 380, Ruger LCP, Semi-Auto, LCP II, 380ACP, LCP MAX


Taurus GX4 Now Available In New Color Options

If you were thinking about picking up one of Taurus’ new GX4 pistols but thought the standard black finish was not exciting enough for you, then Taurus has some good news for you. The Taurus GX4 is now available in two new slide finishes – Tungsten and Coyote. The pistols are available now from $410.61 MSRP. […] Read More … The post Taurus GX4 Now Available In New Color Options appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Taurus, Coyote, Daily News, Pistols, Semi-Auto, Tungsten, Firearms Customization, Taurus GX4


Ruger Announces LCP II 22LR Threaded Barrel Kit

With all the focus from Ruger recently being on their new MAX-9 micro-compact 9mm, I was surprised to see just last week the announcement of a new accessory from one of their pistols released in 2020. Ruger just announced the addition of an LCP II 22LR Threaded Barrel Kit for their Lite Rack pistol. Although […] Read More … The post Ruger Announces LCP II 22LR Threaded Barrel Kit appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, Ruger, Pistols, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Rimfire, Suppressors, 22LR, Threaded Barrels, Semi-Auto, LCP II 22LR, LCP II LiteRack


Ukrainian Snipex MONOMAKH 14.5mm Semi-Auto Anti-Materiel Rifle

Snipex is a Ukrainian company (XADO Chemical Group subsidiary) specialized in designing and manufacturing anti-materiel rifles, particularly, AMRs chambered in 14.5x114mm. We have previously reported about their T-Rex and Alligator 14.5mm bolt action (single-shot and magazine-fed) anti-material rifles. The company continues expanding their 14.5mm anti-materiel rifle line and during the Arms and Security 2021 exhibition introduced […] Read More … The post Ukrainian Snipex MONOMAKH 14.5mm Semi-Au...
Tags: Guns, Rex, Daily News, AMRS, Rifles, Anti-materiel, Semi-Auto, SNIPEX, XADO Chemical Group, 14.5x114, Monomakh, Arms and Security 2021, Зброя та безпека - 2021, Snipex MONOMAKH


Your Gun’s Extended Warranty 1: Range Gear & Care for Glock Pistols

Welcome to Your Gun’s Extended Warranty 1. Here we’re going to focus on specific firearms, their range essentials, their care as well as tips and tricks that have been learned from both official armorers as well as gunsmiths and experienced shooters. We will go over in detail what types of tools we recommend, links to where you […] Read More … The post Your Gun’s Extended Warranty 1: Range Gear & Care for Glock Pistols appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, Pistols, Guns & Gear, Glock Pistols, Glock 17, Glock 19, Semi-Auto, Range Gear, Gun Cleaning & Maintenance, Glock Maintenance, Gun Care Tools, Range Essentials, Your Gun's Extended Warranty



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