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Safari Club International’s 47th Annual Convention A Rousing Success

Safari Club International Convention USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- By all measures, Safari Club International's 47th Annual Convention in Reno, Nevada last week was a huge success, setting the stage for an even bigger and better Convention next year – don't miss the biggest party in the hunting world to be held in Reno Jan. 15-18, 2020. Mark your calendar now and plan to attend! The SCI Convention this year ran from Jan. 9-12 and saw more than 15,000 of the world's most serious hunters from more tha...
Tags: Guns, United States, Alaska, Zimbabwe, Reno Nevada, Pocatello Idaho, Dan Sullivan, Sen Sullivan, SCI, Reno Sparks Convention Center, Billy Long, Bob Benson, Shooting Industry News, Safari Club International, SCI Convention, SCI Foundation


McRees Precision Sets Sights on the 2019 SHOT Show!

McRees Precision Sets Sights on the 2019 SHOT Show! McCarlay, MS –-(Ammoland.com)- McRees Precision, a McCarlay-based company (www.McReesPrecision.net), has set its sights on the 2019 SHOT Show with world-class, cutting-edge, affordable stock and chassis systems, ultra-cool swag and a SHOT Show special you don’t want to miss! Professional precision shooter and master craftsman, Scott McRee, and his team are expected to be in the McRees Booth (#8307) throughout show hours to talk shooting, sha...
Tags: Guns, Mia, Scott, Shooting Industry News, McRees Precision, Scott McRee, SHOT Show 2019, Kathy McRee, McReesPrecision


SIG SAUER TANGO6T Riflescope and Mount Adopted by DoD for Special Operations Forces

SIG SAUER TANGO6T Riflescope and Mount Adopted by DoD for Special Operations Forces Newington, N.H. –-(Ammoland.com)- The U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) has announced the selection of the SIG SAUER Electro-Optics TANGO6T 1-6×24 Second Focal Plane (SFP) Riflescope and ALPHA4 Ultralight Mount for use by Special Operations Forces. The TANGO6T 1-6×24 riflescope, selected by DoD is a second focal plane, ruggedized riflescope with a Flat Dark Earth (FDE) anodized aircraft grade aluminum maintube....
Tags: Guns, Germany, Department Of Defense, Gear, Dod, Special Operations, Sig Sauer, BDC, U S Department of Defense DOD, Ron Cohen, Shooting Industry News, Sauer, Riflescopes, SIG SAUER Inc, Special Operations Forces, Andy York


Help Wanted – Crimson Trace Mfg. Engineering Technician

Help Wanted Wilsonville, OR – -(AmmoLand.com)- Crimson Trace is seeking a Manufacturing Engineering Technician to be responsible for performing diverse and often complex technical assignments in support of existing manufacturing and new product development. Responsibilities may include: Perform research and development tasks in support of engineering and manufacturing projects, typically performed under the direction of an engineer. Prepare preliminary sketches, CAD drawings, engineering spe...
Tags: Guns, Microsoft, Crimson Trace, SolidWorks, Shooting Industry News, Shooting Sports Jobs, Profit Sharing


Safari Club International Receives Sporting Classics Award

From left to right: Scott Chapman, SCI Deputy President-Elect; Steve Skold, SCI President-Elect; Duncan Grant, Sporting Classics Publisher; Doug Painter, Sporting Classics Senior Editor; Paul Babaz, SCI President; Rick Parsons, SCI CEO USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- Duncan Grant, Publisher and Doug Painter, Senior Editor of Sporting Classics magazine presented Safari Club International with the 2019 Sporting Heritage Award of Excellence in their 17th annual Awards of Excellence salute. Nominees for t...
Tags: Usa, Guns, Awards, United States, Reno Nevada, SCI, Reno Sparks Convention Center, Shooting Industry News, Safari Club International, Safari Club International Convention, Safari Club, Rick Parsons, SCI Hunters, SCI Hunters ' Convention, Sporting Classics, Paul Babaz


Meopta USA Introduces New Dichroic Reticle Technology with Battery-Free Illumination

DichroTech Reticle – Day TAMPA, FL –-(Ammoland.com)- Meopta USA is now offering groundbreaking new dichroic reticle technology in its MeoStar 3-12×56 riflescopes. Meopta’s patent-pending dichroic DichroTech coating enables reticles in multiple color configurations to automatically adjust color tone and intensity in varying light conditions without the use of a battery. DichroTech provides maximum contrast and visibility, enhancing target acquisition while speeding and improving shot placement...
Tags: Guns, Gear, Shooting Industry News, Riflescopes, Meopta Meopta, Meopta, Meopta USA, Randy Garrison, Meopta USA Sport Optics


Retail Technology Group Named 2019 Top 10 Retail POS Provider

Retail Technology Group Named 2019 Top 10 Retail POS Provider Sauk Rapids, Minnesota –-(Ammoland.com)- Retail Technology Group, the leading provider of shooting sports industry retail software applications announced today that AXIS, its flagship Point of Sale (POS) and Range Management software was named a Retail CIO Outlook winner in the Top 10 Retail POS Solutions Providers for 2019. Retail Technology Group is the only POS software company in the Shooting Sports Industry to be added to this...
Tags: Minnesota, Guns, Fbi, United States, ATF, ITAR, QuickBooks, Sauk Rapids Minnesota, Shooting Industry News, Orchid Advisors, National Shooting Sports Foundation NSSF, Jon Rydberg, Gearfire, Retail Technology Group, Retail Technology Group RTG, Shooting Sports Industry Unique


Primary Arms Optics Announces New ACSS Aurora Reticle

Primary Arms Optics Announces New ACSS Aurora Reticle HOUSTON, TEXAS –-(Ammoland.com)- Primary Arms proudly announces ACSS Aurora, the first all-metric Advanced Combined Sighting System reticle. Many shooters around the world, especially those with military and law enforcement experience, prefer the “base 10” metric system of centimeters and meters, and the milliradian (MIL or MRAD) unit of angular measurement. ACSS Aurora features bullet drop compensation in 50-meter increments all the way o...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, Nato, Gear, Aurora, Houston Texas, Acog, Shooting Industry News, Riflescopes, Trijicon Inc, Mrad, Primary Arms, ACSS, ACSS Aurora, Green About Primary Arms Inc


President And Founder Jim Sable Retires From USA Clay Target League

Jim Sable St. Paul, MN – -(AmmoLand.com)- Jim Sable, the founder of the USA Clay Target League, has announced that he has stepped down from his roles as Board Chair and President of the League. Sable, the former owner of a Twin Cities communication agency, is a longtime clay target shooting enthusiast who started an after-school mentoring program at the Plymouth Gun Club in 2001. The success of that program led to the creation of the Minnesota State High School Clay Target League in 2008, wh...
Tags: Guns, Retirement, America, The League, Jim, League, Twin Cities, Minnesota State High School Clay Target League, John Nelson, Competitive Shooting News, Shooting Industry News, Jim Sable, USA High School Clay Target League, USA Clay Target League, Jim Sable St Paul, Plymouth Gun Club


Primos Double Bull SurroundView Blind Receives Gear of the Year Recognition

Primos’ Double Bull SurroundView 360 FLORA, Mississippi – -(Ammoland.com)-    The National Rifle Association (NRA) magazine American Hunter has awarded Primos’ Double Bull SurroundView 360° hunting blind the Golden Bullseye Award for 2018 Gear of the Year. In conjunction with this recognition, Primos is set to announce two new additions to the SurroundView line at the 2019 Archery Trade Association Show. Primos Double Bull Surround View Blind 360 The 2018 Golden Bullseye winners were chosen...
Tags: Europe, Utah, Mississippi, Guns, Indianapolis, Gear, North America, Puerto Rico, Hunter, YouTube Channel, Louisville Kentucky, Mike Powell, National Rifle Association NRA, Primos, Shooting Industry News, Vista Outdoor


Mauser 18 Now Available in 6.5 PRC

Mauser 18 Now Available in 6.5 PRC San Antonio, Texas –-(Ammoland.com)- Mauser’s award-winning Mauser 18 bolt-action rifle is now available in a 6.5 PRC chambering with prices starting at $699. Recognized for its accuracy and ruggedness at an exceptional price point, this popular hunting rifle is among the first chambered for Hornady’s hot new 6.5 PRC cartridge. The 6.5 PRC is a magnum version of the 6.5 Creedmoor and has a flatter trajectory and higher impact velocity than the 6.5 Creedmoor....
Tags: Usa, Guns, US, United States, San Antonio Texas, PRC, Mauser, Creedmoor, Shooting Industry News, Firearm News, Blaser, Sauer, John Rigby, 6.5 PRC, Christian Socher CEO of Blaser, Creedmoor Utilizing


Custom Holster Maker, Bob Mernickle, Talks to AmmoLand News

The author’s custom Mernickle rig which required refitting due to weight loss. U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- One of the biggest names in Western-style holsters is Bob Mernickle. His holsters, belts, and rigs have appeared in movies, Cowboy Action Shooting competitions, Fast Draw competitions, Mounted Shooting competitions and are worn by concealed carriers nationwide. I first met Bob and his family at a gun show at the Cow Palace in San Francisco nearly two decades ago and became more familiar with...
Tags: Guns, California, San Francisco, Canada, United States, Nevada, Bob, Reno, Mike, Northern Nevada, CNC, Keto, Sherri, IPSC, Shooting Industry News, Gun Holsters


Custom Holster Maker, Bob Mernickle, talks to Ammoland

The author’s custom Mernickle rig which required refitting due to weight loss. U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- One of the biggest names in Western-style holsters is Bob Mernickle. His holsters, belts, and rigs have appeared in movies, Cowboy Action Shooting competitions, Fast Draw competitions, Mounted Shooting competitions and are worn by concealed carriers nationwide. I first met Bob and his family at a gun show at the Cow Palace in San Francisco nearly two decades ago and became more familiar wit...
Tags: Guns, California, San Francisco, Canada, United States, Gear, Nevada, Bob, Reno, Mike, Northern Nevada, CNC, Keto, Ammoland, Sherri, IPSC


NRA 2019 Board Candidate Lt. Colonel Willes K. Lee: Interview

Editor Note: AmmoLand News has officially endorsed Willes Lee for the 2019 NRA Board of Directors. Please consider him for your vote. NRA Board Candidate Lt. Colonel Willes K. Lee U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- Later this month NRA members will receive their ballots to select members of the 2019 NRA Board of Directors. One-third of the Board's 76 seats are due to expire in April at the NRA Annual Meeting. Voting-eligible NRA members will determine which 25 nominees will receive a three-year term t...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, Obama, Congress, Senate, US, America, Military, House, Marco Rubio, US Senate, John, Goa, Gun Rights, Rnc, Nra


XS Sights Introduces Next Generation Big Dot Shotgun Beads for Home Defense

XS Sights Introduces Next Generation Big Dot Shotgun Beads for Home Defense Fort Worth, TX –-(Ammoland.com)- XS Sights is pleased to introduce its newest Big Dot Shotgun Beads for home defense in tritium and non-tritium models. These next generation sights for shotguns incorporate the company’s leading-edge glow technology to make them the brightest sights in any lighting conditions. XS Big Dot Tritium shotgun sights are available in two versions – on a pedestal mount for Remington shotguns o...
Tags: Guns, Gear, Shotguns, Mossberg, Remington, Shooting Industry News, Home Defense, XS Sights, Zack Kinsley, Optic Orange, Optic Orange XS Sights


Christensen Arms Introduces New Precision Hunting Rifle

Christensen Arms Introduces New Precision Hunting Rifle Gunnison, UT –-(Ammoland.com)- New for 2019, the Traverse elevates Christensen Arms’ backcountry rifle offerings with the time-honored styling and performance you would expect. Designed to be lightweight from the inside out—this firearm takes full advantage of the company’s expertise in carbon fiber and premium materials. Launching in more than a dozen chamberings, there is a Traverse available for every hunter and every experience. Crea...
Tags: Utah, Guns, Winchester, Wsm, Christensen, Springfield, Stainless Steel, Moa, Norma, PRC, Nosler, Creedmoor, Winchester Magnum, Shooting Industry News, Firearm News, Hunting Rifles


Action Target Launches Genesis, the Most Advanced Target Retriever for Indoor Ranges

PROVO, Utah –-(Ammoland.com)- Action Target Inc., the leading manufacturer of modern shooting ranges, steel targets and shooting supplies, is excited to announce the launch of Genesis, the most advanced target retriever for indoor gun ranges. Developed by Action Target to reduce range maintenance, streamline system control and revolutionize the shooter’s experience, Genesis’s leading-edge technology has placed the new target retriever system in a league of its own. Among the technological hig...
Tags: Guns, United States, Genesis, Provo, Shooting Industry News, Action Target, Jesse Nelson, Kevin Tomaszewski, UTAH Ammoland com Action Target Inc, Indoor Shooting Facility


Montana Outdoor Group Acquires Montana Rifle Company

Mountain Rifle Company Model 1999 Custom Action Kalispell, Mont. (Ammoland.com) – Montana Outdoor Group, a private investor group, has acquired the Montana Rifle Company (MRC) from Owner and Founder Brian Sipe. According to industry veteran and new CEO Ron Petty, the acquisition was completed in July and new changes were immediately implemented to rejuvenate the facility and increase production capability. Petty commented, “we are extremely excited to acquire this prestigious company and alrea...
Tags: Guns, Mrc, CNC, Petty, Mauser, SCI, Shooting Industry News, Firearm News, Montana Rifle Company, Brian Sipe, Ron Petty, Montana Outdoor Group, Custom Action Kalispell Mont Ammoland, Montana Rifle Company MRC, Montana Custom Barrel Division, SCI DSC


President Trump Has to Win the Border Security Fight

Opinion USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- The one thing neither the liberal media nor the Democrats have taken into their calculations about the government shutdown is that President Trump has to win on the border security issue. He has no choice. If it takes six months, it will take six months. If it can be done next Monday, it will be done next Monday. As commander in chief, President Trump has said controlling the southern border is a genuine national security issue and that failure would mean Americ...
Tags: Guns, Congress, Washington, Senate, White House, America, Democrats, Gop, House, Capitol Hill, Nancy Pelosi, Republican Party, Republican, Donald Trump, Newt Gingrich, Tea Party


Apex Announces Trigger Upgrade for New FN 509 Midsize

Apex Announces Trigger Upgrade for New FN 509 Midsize PEORIA, Ariz. –-(Ammoland.com)- Apex Tactical Specialties announces that the Apex Action Enhancement Kit for the FN 509 is fully compatible with the newly released FN 509 Midsize from FN America. Apex’s patent-pending design of the Action Enhancement Kit for FN’s striker-fired pistols includes Apex’s popular Flat-Faced Trigger mounted on an Apex designed proprietary Trigger Bar which is paired with an Apex Sear. When installed the kits red...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, Gear, FN, Apex, Shooting Industry News, Peoria Ariz, Apex Tactical Specialties, FN 509, Twitter Instructional, Scott Folk COO, FN America Apex, FNS Compact


HSGI Announces Covert Med Kit – 247 Trauma Wrap

HSGI 247 Trauma Wrap Swansboro NC –-(Ammoland.com)- Manufacturer of Battle Proven Tactical Gear, High Speed Gear is pleased to announce the addition of the 247 Trauma Wrap to their line of first aid products. The 247 Trauma Wrap is designed to streamline the carry and deployment of essential life-saving equipment, helping users “Stop the Bleed” in response to gunshot wounds. The ability to covertly carry the essentials, making the 247 Trauma Wrap a top choice for civilian EDC, or covert milit...
Tags: Usa, Guns, Gear, Everyday Carry, Edc, Shooting Industry News, Concealed Carry, Swansboro, Tourniquets, High Speed Gear, Ryan Damaska


SIG SAUER Electro-Optics Kicks-Off 2019 with Eastmans’ Publishing Group

SIG SAUER Electro-Optics Kicks-Off 2019 with New Partnership with Eastmans’ Publishing Group Newington, N.H. –-(Ammoland.com)- SIG SAUER Electro-Optics is pleased to kick-off 2019 with a new, multi-year partnership with Eastman’s Publishing Group. This exciting new partnership between SIG SAUER Electro-Optics and Eastmans’ Publishing Group will include becoming the exclusive optic provider for Eastmans’ Hunting TV, sponsorship of Eastmans’ Elevated Podcast and Beyond the Grid webisode series,...
Tags: Guns, Germany, United States, Sig Sauer, Shooting Industry News, Sauer, SIG SAUER Inc, ElitistControl, Andy York, Ike Eastman, Newington New Hampshire, SIG SAUER Electro Optics, SIG SAUER GmbH Co KG, Powell Wyoming, Eastman 's Publishing Group, Eastmans ' Publishing Group


Explore the Dallas Safari Club Convention with Pulsar

Explore the Dallas Safari Club Convention with Pulsar MANSFIELD, TX  -(Ammoland.com)-  Pulsar Thermal and Night Vision is proud to attend the 2019 Dallas Safari Club Convention and Sporting Expo, scheduled for January 17 – 20, at the Kay Bailey Hutchinson Convention Center, in Dallas, Texas. Throughout the show, Pulsar will showcase their innovative thermal and night vision products designed to enhance your shooting, hunting and surveillance. If you plan to attend the 2019 DSC Adventure Conve...
Tags: Guns, Dallas Texas, Facebook Twitter Instagram, Shooting Industry News, Pulsar, Dallas Safari Club, Sporting Expo, Kay Bailey Hutchinson Convention Center, Dallas Safari Club Convention, Dallas Safari Club Convention and Sporting Expo


Senate Democrats Introduce Assault Weapons Ban of 2019

Senate Democrats Unveil the Assault Weapons Ban of 2019 Washington D.C. –-(Ammoland.com)- Senators Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.), Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) and Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) have introduced the “Assault Weapons Ban of 2019.” “Last year we saw tens of thousands of students nationwide take to the streets to demand action to stop mass shootings and stem the epidemic of gun violence that plagues our communities. Our youngest generation has grown up with active-shooter drills, hiding und...
Tags: Facebook, Maryland, Guns, Congress, California, Washington, Senate, America, Democrats, Gun Control, John, Department Of Justice, Republican, Dianne Feinstein, Justice Department, Clinton


Ballistic: Your One Platform Ballistic Solution For Every Shooting Situation

Ballistic Bullet Profile Gainesville, GA –-(Ammoland.com)- No one serious about long-distance shooting would show up at a competition or attempt a hunt using a bargain-basement rifle topped with an $89 scope. Precision shooting, after all, requires precision equipment. The equipment required for this shooting includes a ballistics calculator capable of combining data and inputs into a shooting solution-a solution to put you on target time and again, in changing weather conditions and in vario...
Tags: Guns, Gear, Shooting Industry News, Long Range Shooting, Ballistic, Ballistic App, Gainesville GA Ammoland


Zeiss joins Peacemaker National/Official Optics Sponsor

Zeiss joins Peacemaker National/Official Optics Sponsor Peacemaker National Training Center (Glengary, WV) –-(Ammoland.com)- ZEISS is the latest industry partner to team with the Peacemaker National Training Center, as the Official Optics Sponsor of PNTC. Products available include the ZEISS Gavia and Dialyt Spotting Scopes, Victory RF Rangefinder Binocular with Bluetooth connectivity, along with a wide variety of Conquest 1-4x, 1-6x and long-range, high magnification riflescopes. “Peacemaker...
Tags: Guns, Zeiss, Nra, Peacemaker National Training Center, Shooting Industry News, ZEISS ZEISS, ZEISS Group, PNTC, Jennifer McCulloch, Peacemaker National Official Optics Sponsor, ZEISS Gavia, Michael Kurze, East Coast PNTC


Call of Africa Galleries Showcases at 2019 SCI Hunters’ Convention

“Thunder Valley” by John Seerey-Lester USA –  -(AmmoLand.com)- Having first attended the SCI Convention in Las Vegas in 1986 when there were around 450 booths, Ross Parker and his organization have grown Call of Africa Galleries into one of the world’s premier nature art galleries. “Throughout the years, the SCI community has been an integral part of growing our business,” says Parker.  “We have also been an integral part of growing SCI and many of the state’s chapters, and that makes us and ...
Tags: Guns, Africa, United States, South Africa, John, Las Vegas, Pretoria, Parker, Reno Nevada, John Seerey Lester, SCI, Reno Sparks Convention Center, Ross Parker, Icona, Shooting Industry News, Safari Club International


Illinois Democrats Start the New Year with Gun Control Targeting FFL’s

SB –337 named the Dealer’s Licensing Act is nothing more than a shallow attempt to use regulatory schemes to drive lawful Federally Licensed Firearms Dealers out of business through the addition of higher fees, onerous regulations, and unfunded mandates. Illinois – -(AmmoLand.com)- The Illinois Senate Democrats, using parliamentary sleight of hand and underhanded tactics, advance useless gun control. Yesterday the Illinois Senate released SB 337 from the “motion to reconsider”. This allows 3...
Tags: Guns, Senate, Illinois, Northern Illinois, Illinois Senate, Shooting Industry News, Democrats War on Guns, Illinois Ammoland, Federal Firearms Licensees of Illinois, J B Prtizker, Roger Krahl, Mandi Sano


NFA Processing Division Affected By Government Shutdown

NFA Processing Division Affected By Government Shutdown ATLANTA, GA – -(AmmoLand.com)- As the government shutdown extends into its third week, suppressor buyers and dealers across the country have one resounding question: will the shutdown have an impact on suppressor transfers? The answer, unfortunately, is yes. After speaking with sources in the administration, American Suppressor Association can confirm that the NFA Division is not processing tax-paid transfers during the shutdown. Unlike ...
Tags: Guns, Asa, Atlanta Ga, ATF, Martinsburg West Virginia, NFA, Shooting Industry News, American Suppressor Association, NFA Division, Bank of America Because Bank of America


ZEV Technologies is proud to introduce the O.Z-9 Pistol

ZEV Technologies O.Z-9 Pistol U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- ZEV spent 12 years perfecting upgrade parts and full gun modifications for customers in the most demanding environments in the world. The guns they have built have won over 20 national and world championships and are in the hands of special operations forces around the globe. As they mastered their craft, they dreamed about building their own pistol. Alec Wolf, CTO / Founder of ZEV Technologies, said, “Today I am so excited to show the wo...
Tags: Guns, Cto, U S Army, Glock, California Department of Justice, Oxnard California, Shooting Industry News, Firearm News, 1911, 9mm Pistol, Zev Technologies, Centralia Washington, Matt Ridenour, Alec Wolf, Custom SKB



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