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[TFB GUNFEST] NEW 5.56 AK – The Zastava Arms M90

Zastava Arms arrived at TFB’s GunFest 2021 with the brand new PAP M90 PS.  The Serbian made Zastava M90 is being imported by Zastava USA to satisfy customer requests for a full size 5.56 AKM pattern rifle.  In addition to its larger size, the Zastava M90 is packed with new features while maintaining the quality […] Read More … The post [TFB GUNFEST] NEW 5.56 AK – The Zastava Arms M90 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Pap, TFB, Zastava, AK-47 / AK-74 / Everything AK, Rifles, Product Announcement, Semi-Auto, 223/5.56, Zastava Arms, Zastava Arms USA, Zastava USA, Gun Fest 2021, GunFest 2021, GUNFEST, Zastava M90


Concealed Carry Corner: Why Weight Isn’t Always Bad

Over the last decade, handguns have been getting lighter and progressively improving. With lightweight polymer guns like the SIG Sauer P365 and Springfield Armory Hellcat dropping onto the market, things have changed. The days of carrying around a real heavy metal-framed handgun are over, or are they? There are plenty of arguments online about how […] Read More … The post Concealed Carry Corner: Why Weight Isn’t Always Bad appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Revolver, Editorial, Springfield, Concealed. Carry, 9mm, Pistols, Semi-Auto, Concealed Carry Corner, Metal Framed Handguns


Restoring an SKS – Operation Rifle is Fine

In which I restore a 1952 Tula SKS to her original glory. Featuring adventures in international shipping, a brief history lesson, and more than you wanted to know about the different models of SKS bayonet adapters. Operation Rifle is Fine I like milsurp guns. Now that may be a “no shit” sort of thing to […] Read More … The post Restoring an SKS – Operation Rifle is Fine appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Russian, Editorial, Restoration, Tula, SKS, Rifle, Rifles, Guns & Gear, Gunsmithing, 7.62x39, Semi-Auto


HOT GAT or FUDD CRAP? Mandalor or Pure Fuddlore?

Welcome everyone to the 79th 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? Mandalor or Pure Fuddlore? appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, 1911, Pistols, Cerakote, 45 ACP, Semi-Auto, Mandalorian, Hot Gat Or Fudd Crap, Fudd Crap, Rock Island 1911


TFB Review: FN 509 LS Edge Pistol

The 509 series of FN America handguns has become rather popular especially the tactical versions. Fans of the FNX-45 tactical have been clamoring for a 9mm version of their flagship handgun and the 509 Tactical delivered. Last November FN hosted a media event to unveil their new 509 pistol – the 509 LS Edge. FN […] Read More … The post TFB Review: FN 509 LS Edge Pistol appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Reviews, Guns, Competition, FN, Pistols, FN America, Semi-Auto, Long Slide, 509 LS Edge


FN Introduces 509 Long Slide Edge Tactical Pistol

The popular FN 509 series gets another addition to the platform with the new Long Slide Edge Tactical model. As you can see in the picture above, it comes with an optics-ready long slide with a 5” target-crowned, hammer forged barrel underneath. It also has a new frame texture that enhances the shooter’s grip and two […] Read More … The post FN Introduces 509 Long Slide Edge Tactical Pistol appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, FN, Pistols, Product Announcement, Semi-Auto, Fn Usa, FM 509, FN 509 Edge Long Slide


NEW Browning MAXUS II Semi-Auto Shotgun

Waterfowlers rejoice! Browning has released the second generation of their Maxus semi-auto shotgun – the Maxus II. The new shotgun has a number of redesigned and restyled parts as well as new technologies incorporated into its design to improve over the previous generation. The main new features of this Browning autoloader include the restyled aluminum […] Read More … The post NEW Browning MAXUS II Semi-Auto Shotgun appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Shotguns, Browning, Daily News, Maxus, Semi-Auto, Semi Auto Shotgun, Maxus 2, Maxus II


Introducing the Glock 48X: Glock 19 Performance from a Subcompact Frame?

In this episode of TFBTV, James runs a Glock 43 + Glock 48 experiment: Does mating a Glock 43 frame with a Glock 48 upper give you Glock 19 performance with Glock 43 concealability? Watch today’s video to find out. ««« GUN AND GEAR GIVEAWAYS »»» PLEASE check out our Patreon and Subscribe Star pages […] Read More … The post Introducing the Glock 48X: Glock 19 Performance from a Subcompact Frame? appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, James, Glock, Pistols, TFBTV, Glock 43, Semi-Auto, Glock 48


Concealed Carry Corner: Different Guns For Different Uses

When taking a look at handguns for concealed carry, there are a few options most people will go towards. Most individuals will pick a semi-auto to carry daily and call it a day. Even though those are great options for the majority of situations, there are a number of places around the country where some […] Read More … The post Concealed Carry Corner: Different Guns For Different Uses appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Revolver, Editorial, Derringer, Concealed. Carry, Pistols, Revolvers, Semi-Auto, Concealed Carry Corner


CZ Introduces the TS2 Competition Pistol

CZ-USA continue their focus on the competitive shooting market with a new competition pistol, the Tactical Sport 2 (TS2). The new pistol was announced in Europe in November and is now available in the US. Designed with IPSC, USPSA, 3-Gun and Steel Challenge shooters in mind, the TS2 has a steel frame, aluminium grip panels and a […] Read More … The post CZ Introduces the TS2 Competition Pistol appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Europe, Usa, Guns, US, Daily News, Pistols, CZ, CZ-USA, Product Announcement, Semi-Auto, Competition Pistol, IPSC USPSA, Tactical Sport, CZ TS 2, TS2


SIG P226 vs. Beretta 92: Which is the King of Metal 9mms?

In this episode of TFBTV, James Reeves compares the Beretta 92 to the SIG P226. Both of these guns are extremely well-made, reliable, successful pistols, but which one is the best? James digs into government reports and his own personal opinion to deliver this episode of TFBTV. ««« GUN AND GEAR GIVEAWAYS »»» PLEASE check […] Read More … The post SIG P226 vs. Beretta 92: Which is the King of Metal 9mms? appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Beretta, James, Pistols, TFBTV, James Reeves, Semi-Auto, Beretta 92, Sig P226


TFB Review: Inforce Wild2 Weapon Mounted Light

In the world of weapon lights, there are some pretty big names from SureFire to Streamlight. They both offer some great options for both pistol and rifle lights. I am a big fan of both the SureFire X300 line of weapon lights or Streamlight’s TLR-1 HL offerings. Inforce broke into the weapon-mounted light market a […] Read More … The post TFB Review: Inforce Wild2 Weapon Mounted Light appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Reviews, Guns, Editorial, Flashlights, Concealed Carry, Pistols, Shooting Accessories, Other Gear & Gadgets, Guns & Gear, Light Review, Weapon Light, Semi-Auto, Inforce, Inforce Wild2


AREX Defense Announces Delta Gen 2 Striker-Fired Pistol

Slovenian firearms manufacturer AREX Defense is pleased to announce the latest iteration of their bestselling pistol, the Delta. Three brand new models of the pistol will be introduced with the Delta Gen 2 series with new customization options as well as all the great legacy features from the original Delta series. AREX Defense Announces Delta […] Read More … The post AREX Defense Announces Delta Gen 2 Striker-Fired Pistol appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Delta, Slovenia, Daily News, Pistols, Semi-Auto, AREX, AREX Delta Gen 2, Delta Gen 2, AREX Defense Announces Delta Gen, AREX Defense, Delta Gen


Stimulus/Appropriations Bill May Allow Import of Korean M1 Carbines

If you’re into curio and relic firearms from the WWII era, then a recent discovery in the stimulus/appropriations bill should be interesting to you as it may give way to the importation of South Korean M1 Carbines into the US firearms market. M1 Carbines still remain a highly sought after firearms for both collectors and […] Read More … The post Stimulus/Appropriations Bill May Allow Import of Korean M1 Carbines appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, US, Daily News, Rifles, M1 Carbine, Semi-Auto, Import Guns, Korean M1


Which Subcompact Glock is the Best? Glock 43, 43X, or 48?

In this episode of TFBTV, James goes over the pros and cons of 3 of his favorite pistols: Glock 43, Glock 43X, and Glock 48. More importantly, James, Brannon, and Ryan test these three subcompact Glock pistols against each other at 10 feet, 20 feet, and 30 feet to see which performs the best in […] Read More … The post Which Subcompact Glock is the Best? Glock 43, 43X, or 48? appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, James, Ryan, Concealed Carry, Pistols, TFBTV, Glock 43, G43, Semi-Auto, Glock 43X, Glock 48, G43X, G48, subcompact Glock, James Brannon


ALL I WANT FOR CHRISTMAS: 1874 Sharps Rifle, M1 Carbine Paratrooper and More

As I get older and the world changes in so many ways, one thing that thankfully always feels the same to me is Christmas and the holiday season in general. Whether it is decorating the tree or chatting with my family, there is always something that makes me think back to when I was younger […] Read More … The post ALL I WANT FOR CHRISTMAS: 1874 Sharps Rifle, M1 Carbine Paratrooper and More appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, SHARPS, Editorial, All I Want For Christmas, Rifles, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, M1 Carbine, Lever Action, Dead Air, Semi-Auto, Odessa-9


Concealed Carry Corner: Revolver vs Semi-Auto Debate

Most individuals who are relatively new to the concealed carry market will typically go the way of semi-autos and be done with it. There’s still a large group of individuals who carry a revolver on a regular basis, and I will admit I am usually one of those people. There are a few advantages to […] Read More … The post Concealed Carry Corner: Revolver vs Semi-Auto Debate appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Revolver, Editorial, Concealed. Carry, Pistols, Guns & Gear, Revolvers, Semi-Auto, Concealed Carry Corner, Revolver vs Semi-Auto


Sport Systeme Dittrich SG13 – Modernized FG-42 Taking SVD Mags

Sport Systeme Dittrich (SSD) is a German company specialized in making reproductions of historical German firearms. Besides that, they also make modernized versions of the legendary WW2 German paratrooper rifle, the FG-42. The SSD’s modernized FG-42s feature a number of upgrades such as railed handguards, modern pistol grips, muzzle devices, new finish, etc. They currently […] Read More … The post Sport Systeme Dittrich SG13 – Modernized FG-42 Taking SVD Mags appeared first on The Firearm Blog....
Tags: Guns, Ssd, Daily News, Dittrich, Rifles, Fg-42, 308 Win, Semi-Auto, 7.62x54, SG11, SG12, SG13, Sport Systeme Dittrich, SVD mags, Sport Systeme Dittrich SSD


Cabot Guns OAK Custom Collection “Blue Scorpion” Pistol

Cabot Guns OAK Custom Collection consists of one-of-a-kind 1911 pistols that look more like art museum exhibits. These guns represent a combination of the most amazing design ideas, rarest materials, and most complicated manufacturing and finishing techniques that thanks to the skills of Cabot designers and master gunsmiths become unique masterpieces. Today, we’ll take a […] Read More … The post Cabot Guns OAK Custom Collection “Blue Scorpion” Pistol appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, Cabot, 1911, Pistols, Semi-Auto, Blue Scorpion, Stephen Parker, Ice Diamond-Like Carbon, OAK Custom, Otto Carter, Cabot Guns OAK Custom Collection, OAK Custom Collection Blue Scorpion Pistol


Russian Diamond Arms RP-PM Makarov Grip with Thumb Magazine Release

One of the main ergonomic issues (for a modern shooter) of the Makarov pistol is the heel magazine release. With some practice, you can do reasonably fast magazine changes, but you still can’t get even close to the speed of the thumb actuated magazine release button or lever. No wonder why many aftermarket grip manufacturers […] Read More … The post Russian Diamond Arms RP-PM Makarov Grip with Thumb Magazine Release appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Russia, Daily News, Makarov, Pm, Pistols, Shooting Accessories, Semi-Auto, Diamond Arms, RP-PM, Thumb Release


Concealed Carry Corner: What Would Santa Carry?

Christmas is a wonderful time of year where families get together when there isn’t a world pandemic and have a great time celebrating everything they have in life. It’s also the time of year where the big jolly fat man slides down the chimney and leaves gifts for all the children of the world. For […] Read More … The post Concealed Carry Corner: What Would Santa Carry? appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Revolver, Christmas Special, Editorial, Concealed. Carry, Pistols, Semi-Auto, Santa Carry, Concealed Carry Corner, What Would Santa Carry


ALL I WANT FOR CHRISTMAS: A Belt-Fed FN M249S And More

Sitting on Santa’s lap as an adult is a completely different experience from when you were a young kid. Back then you had no money, completely dependent on your parents for any sort of commercially available goods and services. As a grown-up, you have the means and ability to save your cash and (eventually) buy […] Read More … The post ALL I WANT FOR CHRISTMAS: A Belt-Fed FN M249S And More appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Santa, Editorial, All I Want For Christmas, Fed, 40mm, FN, LMT, KAC, Pistols, Rifles, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, H&K, Semi-Auto, M249S


HOT GAT or FUDD CRAP? Is This Beretta 92F Polished or Should 40 S&W Just Be Abolished?

Welcome everyone to the 76th 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? Is This Beretta 92F Polished or Should 40 S&W Just Be Abolished? appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, Pistols, 40 S&W, Semi-Auto, Polished Guns, Hot Gat Or Fudd Crap, Fudd Crap, Beretta 92FS


TFB DEBATE CLUB: Striker-Fired Pistols Vs Hammer-Fired Pistols

Welcome to the TFB Debate Club, where two writers climb into their spider holes and trade volleys on two sides of a hot topic. Last time we met Nick and I sparred off on shooting suppressed versus shooting unsuppressed – I argued against silencer use, a painful dissenting opinion for me. This week Adam and Matt […] Read More … The post TFB DEBATE CLUB: Striker-Fired Pistols Vs Hammer-Fired Pistols appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Handguns, Editorial, NICK, Matt, DA SA, Adam, Debate Club, Pistols, Semi-Auto, Striker fired, Hammer Fired, TFB Debate Club


Concealed Carry Corner: 5 Great Gifts for A Concealed Carrier

Christmas time is right around the corner and there’s still enough time to order gifts for that special someone in your life who carries a firearm daily. With ammo being in short supply this year, it may seem like a challenge to find that perfect gift for your friend or spouse. Whether it’s something for […] Read More … The post Concealed Carry Corner: 5 Great Gifts for A Concealed Carrier appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Revolver, Editorial, Concealed. Carry, Pistols, Shooting Accessories, Other Gear & Gadgets, Guns & Gear, Concealment, Semi-Auto, Concealed Carry Corner, Five Gifts For Concealed Carriers


Smith & Wesson Introduces New M&P15-22 Pistol…They Brought it Back!

Well, everyone, they did it! Smith & Wesson has brought back a version of the M&P15-22 Pistol and this time it has a heck of a lot of new life breathed into it. Previously Smith & Wesson had offered an M&P15-22 pistol variant that did not have an arm brace. This offering was unfortunately discontinued […] Read More … The post Smith & Wesson Introduces New M&P15-22 Pistol…They Brought it Back! appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Smith, Daily News, Smith Wesson, Wesson, Smith and Wesson, Rifles, Rimfire, Product Announcement, Semi-Auto, M&P15, 22 Pistol, M&P15-22, M&P15-22 Pistol, Previously Smith Wesson


Smith & Wesson Introduces New M&P15 Pistol

As a big fan of anything Smith & Wesson and especially an admirer of their excellent customer service, I am pleased to bring to your attention their newest .223/5.56 M&P AR15 offering. The brand new M&P15 Pistol! Smith & Wesson has a long lineup of AR15 firearms but this is the very first pistol offering. […] Read More … The post Smith & Wesson Introduces New M&P15 Pistol appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Smith, Daily News, Smith Wesson, Wesson, Smith and Wesson, Rifles, Pistol, 5.56, Product Announcement, Semi-Auto, 223, M&P 15, P15 Pistol Smith Wesson


HOT GAT or FUDD CRAP? Apocalypse Ready AK or Apocalyptic Price Tag?

Welcome everyone to the 75th 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? Apocalypse Ready AK or Apocalyptic Price Tag? appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, Pistols, AK-47 / AK-74 / Everything AK, Century Arms, Semi-Auto, Micro Draco, Laser Engraving, Hot Gat Or Fudd Crap, Fudd Crap, 7.62×39mm


The Time Taurus Tried to Replace the HK MK23 SOCOM

In 2005 the US Military went looking for a new handgun, and Taurus answered the call with the PT24/7 OSS Tactical. When the Joint Combat Pistol trial was abandoned, Taurus offered the OSS Tactical to the civilian market instead. The OSS Tactical was a suppressor-ready PT24/7 with an extended slide and barrel. For importing reasons, […] Read More … The post The Time Taurus Tried to Replace the HK MK23 SOCOM appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, History, US military, Taurus, Oss, SOCOM, Pistols, TFBTV, Semi-Auto, Joint Combat Pistol


A Blast From The Past – The Return of the Auto Mag

It seems that we’re still stuck in the era of reboots. If you’re enrolled at Bayside High, I’m talking to you. Some reboots, however, feel more like revving up a classic. Originally released in 1971, the Auto Mag is a single stack pistol that has an interesting past, and even some cool screen credits. Someone […] Read More … The post A Blast From The Past – The Return of the Auto Mag appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Classic, Daily News, Bayside, Handgun, Pistols, Product Announcement, Semi-Auto, Auto Mag, 44 AMP



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