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NSSF Welcomes State Department Removing Suppressor Export Obstacles

The NSSF is pleased to announce the State Dept. is removing obstacles for suppressor-makers looking to sell outside the US. IMG NSSF. U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- NSSF, the trade association for the firearm industry, lauded the decision of the U.S. State Department’s Directorate of Defense Trade Controls (DDTC) to rescind the 2002 policy that blocked the export of firearm suppressors to overseas markets. NSSF has championed the effort to remove the policy which has only harmed U.S.-based suppressor...
Tags: Guns, US, United States, State Dept, NSSF, Shooting Industry News, National Shooting Sports Foundation NSSF, Lawrence G Keane, Trump Administration, DDTC, USML, NSSF Welcomes State Department, Trump Administration Earlier


Ruger American Competition Pistol 5″ 9mm – Review

Ruger American Competition Pistol U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- It's a good life as a gun reviewer, getting to shoot on the clock and getting experience on a much wider variety of guns than I'd be able to afford on my own (short of reenlisting into Uncle Sam's gun club).  One category of firearms that doesn't drop onto my workbench too often is competition guns.  I expected something a little more gaudy when I opened the Ruger American's box, something a little more “race gun”.  What I got was an ...
Tags: Guns, Oregon, Iraq, Afghanistan, Sam, IPSC, Shooting Industry News, Firearm News, IDPA, Ruger American, Competition Gun, Rex Nanorum, Rex Nanorum Rex Nanorum, Jens Rex Nanorum Hammer, Federal American Eagle and Ammo Inc


Introducing the newest Bond Arms Rough Series gun, The Grizzly

Introducing the newest Bond Arms Rough Series gun, The Grizzly U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- New for 2020, Bond Arms announces the newest member of its Rough Series family-the Grizzly. The new single-action double barrel pistol inherits the premium features found on all Bond Arms. Like all Bond Arms, the Grizzly features stainless-steel barrels and frames, cross-bolt safety, retracting firing pins, spring-loaded cam-lock lever and rebounding hammer. The Grizzly's 3-inch barrel, with blade front si...
Tags: Guns, Old West, Shooting Industry News, Firearm News, Bond Arms, Granbury Texas, Texas Armory


Umarex Hammer 50 Cal PCP Airgun – Review

I was surprised at how fast the Umarex .50 cal. Hammer air rifle slapped down this boar. I can't wait to hunt more with it. U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- While I’m big-time into airguns, I never have gotten into the large-caliber airguns. Sure, I’ve shot a couple at the Media Day at The Range at the SHOT Show but that was it. Recently the Umarex Director of Marketing, Justin Biddle said I ought to try out their Umarex 50 cal. Hammer. I said something to Bill Olson, the publisher of Texas Outdoor J...
Tags: Usa, Texas, Guns, US, Amazon Kindle, Bill, San Antonio, Hammer, Lightspeed, Robert, Lyman, Weaver Picatinny, Shooting Industry News, Firearm News, Bill Olson, Amazon Picks


Blackhawk Introduces New T-Series Jacket Slot Leg Strap Adapter

Blackhawk Introduces New T-Series Jacket Slot Leg Strap Adapter U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- Blackhawk, a leader in law enforcement and military equipment for over 20 years, announced today that it has introduced a new T-Series Jacket Slot Leg Strap Adapter for use with the T-Series holster, allowing users greater flexibility while on the move. The new adapter bolts into the bottom of the T-Series Jacket Slot Belt Loop Holster Platform and serves as the pivot point for the T-Series holster, allow...
Tags: Guns, Navy, Gear, BLACKHAWK, Shooting Industry News, Jacket Slot Belt Loop, Jacket Slot Leg Strap Adapter


Federal Ammunition Introduces New Hydra-Shok Deep 380 Auto

Federal adds the .380 ACP Hydrashok Deep to its product lineup. IMG Federal Ammunition Federal Premium Hydra-Shok Deep’s bullet design brings the 380 Auto cartridge to all-new heights—or in this case, depths. This new micro-handgun ammunition offering is the first expanding 380 Auto load to consistently penetrate beyond the FBI-recommended 12-inch minimum in bare gel and through heavy clothing.  Shipments of this product have begun to arrive at dealers. “FBI protocol for handgun ammunition tes...
Tags: Guns, US, Fbi, ACP, Anoka Minnesota, Shooting Industry News, Federal Ammunition, Hydra Shok Deep, Chris Laack, Laack, Federal Ammunition Introduces New Hydra Shok, ACP Hydrashok Deep, Federal Handgun Ammunition Product


Henry Donates 88 Rifles to Raise Funds for 2-year-old’s Fight With Cancer

Henry Repeating Arms President and Owner, Anthony Imperato, designed and donated 88 limited edition Henry “Ethan’s Army” Edition Golden Boy lever-action rifles to benefit the family of 2-year-old Ethan Shaw. IMG Henry Rifles U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Henry Repeating Arms President and Owner, Anthony Imperato, designed and donated 88 limited edition Henry “Ethan’s Army” Edition Golden Boy lever-action rifles to benefit the family of 2-year-old Ethan Shaw from Pleasant View, Tennessee and assist w...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, America, United States, Tennessee, Army, Henry, Shaw, Ethan, Anthony Imperato, Bayonne New Jersey, Shooting Industry News, Henry Repeating Arms, Benjamin Tyler Henry, Henry rifles, Imperato


Social Media’s Superfans – Growing Your Brand for You

By Hannah Stonehouse Hudson “The most successful social media accounts are the ones that find, engage, and cultivate their superfans.” – NSSF IMG Jim Grant U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- The most successful social media accounts are the ones that find, engage, and cultivate their superfans. What are “superfans?” Superfans are the people who comment on and share everything you post. That does not mean your aunt or another relative who shares your content because they love you—that’s actually the ...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, Social Media, NSSF, Creedmoor, Jim Grant, Shooting Industry News, Leupold, National Shooting Sports Foundation NSSF, Hannah Stonehouse Hudson


Gerber Gear Partners with Randy Newberg for Innovative Field Dressing Tools

Gerber Gear Partners with Randy Newberg for Innovative Field Dressing Tools U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- GERBER, an industry-leading manufacturer of knives and multi-tools announced today a new collaboration with legendary public land hunter and conservationist Randy Newberg. The Randy Newberg collection is now available on www.gerbergear.com, and features two new tools: the Randy Newberg DTS (Dual Tool System) and the Randy Newberg EBS (Exchangeable Blade System). From the early stages of concep...
Tags: Guns, Gear, Randy, Gerber, Shooting Industry News, Randy Newberg, Gerber Gear Partners, Tendon Tool


NICS Background Checks and Gun Sales Continue to Break Records in June, 2020

Do ‘universal background checks' really work to reduce gun-related crime? (Dave Workman) U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- June of 2020 has continued the run of record setting numbers of background checks and gun sales for this presidential election year. The National Instant background Check System (NICS) recorded the highest ever number of checks in a month in June of 2020. The total number was 3,931,607. The number is misleading because the number of checks done for permits and permit rechecks has ...
Tags: Guns, America, Department Of Defense, Fbi, Arizona, Gun Sales, NICS, NSSF, Dave Workman, Gun Rights News, Shooting Industry News, Firearm News, Dean Weingarten, Gun Watch, University of Wisconsin Pistol Team, Army Research Development Testing


Viridian Launches Grip Lasers for all North American Arms .22 Mag Revolvers

Viridian Launches Grip Lasers for all North American Arms .22 Mag Revolvers U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- Viridian Weapon Technologies is proud to announce a partnership with North American Arms that kicks off with a Grip Laser for the NAA-PUG-D and all other NAA .22 Mag revolvers. Viridian continues to be the leader in weapon-mounted technology by offering the most gun-specific lights, lasers, cameras and accessories for the most popular firearm brands. Viridian Grip Lasers for North American Arm...
Tags: Usa, Guns, Gear, NAA, Minneapolis Minnesota, Shooting Industry News, Viridian, North American Arms, Viridian Weapon Technologies, Brian Hedeen, Viridian Launches Grip Lasers, Jessica Jarvis


Limited Time Remains on Bushnell and Realtree Official Optics Sweepstakes

Limited Time Remains on Bushnell and Realtree Official Optics Sweepstakes U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- Bushnell, an industry leader in performance optics, along with Realtree wants to remind hunters that there are only a few days left to sign up for the Official Optics Sweepstakes, which ends July 10th. To celebrate the recent announcement of Bushnell becoming the “Official Optics” of Realtree, the two brands have united to offer hunters the chance to win one of two exclusive prize packs valued a...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, United States, Alaska, Hawaii, District Of Columbia, Bushnell, Bill Jordan, Shooting Industry News, Realtree, Vista Outdoor, Facebook Instagram YouTube Twitter, Realtree com About Bushnell Bushnell, Bushnell Realtree


ReBAMFed! Cobalt Kinetics Now Under New Ownership!

Cobalt Kinetics BAMFs U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- Cobalt Kinetics, manufacturer of premium performance and precision engineered rifles, today announced that its holdings have been acquired by BAQ Defense, a company providing specialty training, products, and programs to non-profit entities involved in combating child sex trafficking. As a niche manufacturer focused on enhancing functionality and features in AR type rifles, Cobalt Kinetics climbed to fame by designing and building specialty firea...
Tags: Guns, Cobalt, Jason Parker, Aaron Quinn, Shooting Industry News, Firearm News, Cobalt Kinetics, Ammoland com Cobalt Kinetics, About Cobalt Kinetics Cobalt Kinetics, ReBAMFed Cobalt Kinetics, BAQ Defense


Tasmanian Tiger TT Head Rest IFAK Receives SILVER Score

Tasmanian Tiger TT Head Rest IFAK Miramar, Fla. (Ammoland.com) – Tasmanian Tiger®, a tactical nylon line of products distributed exclusively for the US market by Proforce Equipment, Inc., is proud to announce that the TT Head Rest IFAK received an overall score of 4.24 out of five from the National Tactical Officers Association (NTOA) Member Tested and Recommended Program. “Having an IFAK readily accessible is always preferred. Keeping it visible and out of a truck or gear bag is a huge step i...
Tags: Asia, Europe, Florida, Guns, US, Ford, Gear, Arizona, Wisconsin, Facebook Twitter, NTOA, IFAK, Richard Lewis, Shooting Industry News, National Tactical Officers Association NTOA, Proforce Equipment Inc


ZEV Technologies New Sig Sauer Collaboration

ZEV Technologies New Sig Sauer Collaboration U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- ZEV Technologies formally announced the launch of their new Octane Z320 gun mods and Sig Sauer P320 line of accessories. The new line of pistols and accessories is an official collaboration between the two brands. ZEV’s offerings will include a Z320 XCarry pistol, Z320 XCompact pistol, PRO Barrel, Combat Sights, and the optics ready Octane slide. According to Dan Groce, Director of Brand Engagement, “We’re extremely excited...
Tags: Guns, Sig Sauer, Shooting Industry News, Firearm News, Zev Technologies, ZEV Technologies New Sig Sauer Collaboration, Dan Groce Director of Brand Engagement, ZEV Team


Big Horn Armory Celebrates America’s Independence with a Special Sweepstakes

BHA will giveaway a Streamlight TLR-1 HPL® LONG GUN KIT to one lucky winner. Cody, Wyo. – -(AmmoLand.com)- Big Horn Armory (BHA), makers of big-bore firearms, is celebrating America’s Independence in a big way, by giving away a brand new Streamlight TLR-1 HPL® LONG GUN KIT (a value of $326.63) to one lucky winner. Launching on July 1, 2020, the sweepstakes will run on BHA’s Facebook page and Instagram account through 11:59 p.m. EST on July 6, 2020. There are two ways to enter BHA’s Sweepstak...
Tags: Facebook, Instagram, Guns, America, HPL, Bha, John Browning, TLR, Linebaugh, Shooting Industry News, Firearm News, Streamlight, Big Horn Armory, July 4th, Facebook Instagram YouTube, Smith Wesson Magnum


Springfield Armory Hellcat: 20K Rounds & Counting

Springfield Armory Hellcat: 20K Rounds & Counting U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- The Springfield Armory Hellcat has taken the concealed carry market by storm since its introduction in late 2019. In addition to having all the features users want, the micro 9mm pistol also proved its mettle in a 10,000 round test that same year, with every round fired documented on video. Now, that very same 10K Hellcat pistol has just topped 20K rounds in a follow-up test by Paul Carlson, owner of Safety Solutions A...
Tags: Guns, Springfield, Springfield Armory, Carlson, Dennis Reese, Paul Carlson, Geneseo Ill, Shooting Industry News, Firearm News, Springfield Armory Inc, Steve Kramer, Springfield Armory Hellcat, Safety Solutions Academy, Federal Ammunition and Action Target Carlson


Springfield Armory Hellcat: 20K Rounds & Counting ~ VIDEO

Springfield Armory Hellcat: 20K Rounds & Counting U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- The Springfield Armory Hellcat has taken the concealed carry market by storm since its introduction in late 2019. In addition to having all the features users want, the micro 9mm pistol also proved its mettle in a 10,000 round test (video below) that same year, with every round fired documented on video. Now, that very same 10K Hellcat pistol has just topped 20K rounds in a follow-up test by Paul Carlson, owner of Safe...
Tags: Guns, Springfield, Springfield Armory, Carlson, Dennis Reese, Paul Carlson, Geneseo Ill, Shooting Industry News, Ammoland TV, Firearm News, Springfield Armory Inc, Steve Kramer, Springfield Armory Hellcat, Safety Solutions Academy, Federal Ammunition and Action Target Carlson


Knife Rights Wishes You a Safe and Happy Independence Day!

Knife Rights Wishes You a Safe and Happy Independence Day! U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- In these most difficult times, with some attacking the very foundations of our republic, this weekend we celebrate Independence Day once again. We are reminded that freedom and liberty cannot be taken for granted. We fight every day to ensure that the ideals contained in the Declaration of Independence will continue to guide us, in spite of those who pursue their destruction. We receive emails and calls regul...
Tags: Guns, America, Gun Rights News, Shooting Industry News, Knife Rights, About Knife Rights Knife Rights is America


Sharp Shooting Indoor Range Thankful for NSSF Covid-19 Resources

The NSSF offers excellent resources for gun businesses struggling with the COVID pandemic. IMG NSSF U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- NSSF, the firearm industry trade association, is working hard during the COVID-19 pandemic to ensure our members are able to continue to do business. Robin Ball, co-owner of Spokane, Washington’s Sharp Shooting Indoor Range, and Gun Shop, recently noted her appreciation for the NSSF-led efforts to deem firearm industry companies as “essential businesses.” Although Washing...
Tags: Guns, Washington, Robin, Spokane, IMG, NSSF, Shooting Industry News, National Shooting Sports Foundation NSSF, Robin Ball, Spokane Washington 's Sharp Shooting Indoor Range, Voice NSSF, Sharp Shooting Indoor Range Gun Shop, Additionally Sharp Shooting


Big Horn Armory (BHA) Hires Luke Maslak to Join Sales and Marketing Efforts

Luke Maslak joins Big Horn Armory Cody, Wyo. (Ammoland.com) – Big Horn Armory (BHA), makers of big-bore firearms, is pleased to announce it has hired Luke Maslak to join in its Sales, Marketing, and Customer Service efforts. Maslak will focus on sales to chain retailers and larger dealers as well as relationship building with individual store managers. “I'm excited about joining Big Horn Armory as getting into the firearm industry has been something I have always wanted to do. I've been famili...
Tags: Guns, America, Customer Service, Bha, John Browning, Linebaugh, Shooting Industry News, Firearm News, Big Horn Armory, Facebook Instagram YouTube, Wyo Ammoland, Maslak, Smith Wesson Magnum, Sales Marketing and Customer Service, Big Horn Armory BHA, Big Bore Rifle


Brownells BRN-180s Pistol – Quarantine Dream Build

Brownells BRN-180s Pistol – Quarantine Dream Build U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- With the end of lockdown seemingly insight for most parts of the country, it is time to see some of the projects we had all the time in the world to work on. While some first-time buyers were running to gun stores to purchase a handgun or rifle for protection, more seasoned gun owners were accumulating parts to build out their dream rifle or pistol. While I saw a number of things out of stock at one point or another, ...
Tags: Guns, Psa, Aero, Duncan, George Mason University, Brownells, Shooting Industry News, Firearm News, Eugene Stoner, Timney, Duncan Johnson, Optics Planet, AmmoLand Brownells, Primary Arms Optics AD MDS, Geissele Precision Lower, PSA Custom AR


Your Second Amendment Rights are in Jeopardy! Take a Stand #GUNVOTE

#GUNVOTE USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- As the 2020 presidential election quickly approaches, many of the candidates’ platforms include proposals that severely threaten your Second Amendment rights. From proposed bans on popular modern sporting rifles and ammunition to mandates for federal licensing and registration, these ill-informed proposals would strip away the rights of law-abiding citizens while doing nothing to protect public safety. It is time you make a choice and take a stand. Visit www.gun...
Tags: Guns, US, America, Election 2020, NSSF, Gun Rights News, Shooting Industry News, National Shooting Sports Foundation NSSF, GunVoter.org, Gunvote, GUNVOTE USA


GLOCK Announces Expansion of GEN 5 Pistols in .40 Caliber

GLOCK Introduces the Long-Awaited 5th Generation of Perfection U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- GLOCK has announced plans to expand the Gen 5 pistols to include .40 caliber pistols. This is good news for the many law enforcement agencies currently equipped with the Gen4 version of this caliber pistol. According to their statement, GLOCK will have these pistols available as soon as October, but their primary focus will be supporting agencies with their transition to the new Gen5. Since the release of ...
Tags: Guns, US, United States, Glock, Gen, Shooting Industry News, Firearm News, GLOCK Inc, Smyrna Georgia


Video Of Couple Defending Their Home With Guns Sparks Debate

ST LOUIS, MO –-(Ammoland.com)- A video of two homeowners defending their property hit the Internet, kicking off debates around the country. On Sunday, a group of several hundred Black Lives Matter protestors broke down the barrier to a private street in a St. Louis neighborhood. Mark and Patricia McCloskey were about to eat dinner when they noticed a large crowd outside their private gate. Seconds later, the protest broke through the gate and started streaming through the opening towards the ...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, John, St Louis, Black Lives Matter, Nra, Mark, Northern Virginia, Gardner, St Louis Circuit, McCloskey, John Crump, Gun Rights News, Shooting Industry News, Veritas Firearms LLC, John Crump John


Independence Day Heralds in a Marxist Counter-Revolution

Independence Day Heralds in a Marxist Counter-Revolution U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- With Independence Day only days away, this Country can hardly be in a celebratory spirit, as the very words, ‘nationalism’ and ‘patriotism’ are treated like obscenities. We witness two-legged predators laying waste the Land, destroying property, intimidating innocent Americans, causing bedlam and mayhem. The police, under fire, are ordered to stand down. Government cowers. Law and Order breaks down everywhere. T...
Tags: Guns, Congress, US, United States, Oakland, Seattle, Andrew Cuomo, State, Rothschild, USCS, Minutemen, Libby Schaaf, Federal State, Shooting Industry News, Arbalest Quarrel, Roger J. Katz


Umarex Gauntlet PCP Pellet Gun Air Rifle .25 Caliber – Review

Umarex Gauntlet U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- I’m into airguns. And the more I get into them, the more I only like accurate ones. When you’re hunting with an airgun, you’re hunting small animals or birds with small kill zones so if it’s not accurate then you’re just going to wound it. A couple of things greatly affect your accuracy: Quality of the air rifle. Using quality pellets (I will write on this another day). I don’t own any $2,500 airguns and you don’t have to, to obtain good groups. So...
Tags: Guns, US, Amazon Kindle, Shooting Industry News, Firearm News, Amazon Picks, Umarex Gauntlet, Air Venturi, Tom Claycomb, Hunt Alaska Bass Pro Shops Bowhunter, Umarex, Tom Claycomb Tom Claycomb, Umarex Gauntlet PCP Pellet Gun Air Rifle, My Umarex Gauntlet PCP, Umarex Gauntlet Air Rifle


Guidefitter Hires Ian Jackson as Vice President of Marketing

Guidefitter just added Ian Jackson as their new VP of marketing. IMG Guidefitters U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Guidefitter, the industry network for professional outdoor guides and outfitters and leading influencer marketing platform for hunting, fishing and related outdoor brands, today announced that Ian Jackson has joined the company as Vice President of Marketing. Jackson comes to Guidefitter from PopSockets, where he most recently led eCommerce and digital marketing taking them to a record sal...
Tags: Guns, Jackson, Ian, Katie, Ian Jackson, Shooting Industry News, Bozeman MT, Guidefitter, Bryan Koontz Guidefitter, Guidefitter Guidefitter


XS Sights Introduces New Line Extensions

XS DXT2 Night Sights U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- XS Sights is pleased to offer line extensions for its popular second-generation DXT2 Night Sights and a non-tritium rear option in the new DXW2 Night Sights for Glock, SIG SAUER, Smith & Wesson and other select pistol models. The front sights of all new products feature tritium in the center surrounded by XS’s photoluminescent Glow Dot technology. For a full list of specific models and part numbers, visit xssights.com/LineExtensions. Overview of ...
Tags: Guns, Gear, Edc, RDO, Shooting Industry News, Trijicon RMR, XS Sights, Glock Sig Sauer Smith Wesson, Optic Orange, American Made Texas Proud, Standard Dots, Optic Yellow, Standard Dot


Smith & Wesson Performance Center Develops Awesome Legacy Knives

Smith & Wesson Performance Center Develops Awesome Legacy Knives U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)-  American Outdoor Brands(AOB) is the home to some of the industry’s most storied brands. AOB has announced that they will be splitting the outdoor products and accessories business away from the firearm manufacturing in the late summer of this year to create two independent, publicly-traded companies. Over the two days I spent at AOB checking out designed from the Smith & Wesson Performance Center, it...
Tags: Usa, New York, Guns, Smith, Jason, Smith Wesson, Smith Wesson Performance Center, Shooting Industry News, Jason Reid, Houghton College, AOB, Jason Reid Jason Reid, Smith Wesson Performance Center Allegiance, Allegiance the Homeland



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