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TFB Review: CZ 75 SP-01 PHANTOM, Polymer Framed Variant

Sp-01 Phantom, AN APTLY NAMED PISTOL The CZ SP-01 Phantom is a variant of the famed CZ 75 in the SP-01 line. However, the Phantom differs from the rest of the SP-01’s in that it is 14.5 ounces lighter than its steel framed predecessor. The Phantom weighs in at 26.2 ounces unloaded (according to my […] Read More … The post TFB Review: CZ 75 SP-01 PHANTOM, Polymer Framed Variant appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Reviews, Guns, Hornady, 9mm, Pistols, CZ, Polymer, 9x19mm, Semi-Auto, CZ 75, SP-01 Phantom


Ukrainian FORT Launches New Handgun Ammunition Manufacturing Line

The Ukrainian Ministry of Internal Affairs has published a news release telling about the visit of Arsen Avakov, head of the ministry, to FORT company where a new handgun ammunition line was launched. According to Mr. Avakov, this new production line will allow to completely fulfill the demand of the Ukrainian Border Guard, National Guard, Police, and […] Read More … The post Ukrainian FORT Launches New Handgun Ammunition Manufacturing Line appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Defense, Ukraine, Daily News, Fort, Arsen Avakov, Avakov, Ministry of Internal Affairs, Ammunition, 9x19mm, 5.45x39mm, 9x18mm, 14.5x114mm, Border Guard National Guard Police


Federal Premium goes Further with NEW Hydra-Shok Deep Ammo

Federal Premium recently went back to the drawing board to see if they could improve upon a time-tested standard for handgun defense loads. After extensive testing and some minor, meaningful changes they have developed the Hydra-Shok Deep defense load; an improved variant of the staple Hydra-Shok round. The Hydra-Shok Deep round is meant to be […] Read More … The post Federal Premium goes Further with NEW Hydra-Shok Deep Ammo appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Press Releases, Federal, Ammo, 9mm, Ammunition, Federal Premium, 9x19, 9x19mm, 9mm Luger, Hydra-Shok, Hydra-Shok Deep, Hydra Shok Deep Ammo


Browning Ends Hi-Power Production

Without much fanfare the production of one of the most important pistol designs of the 20th century has ended. Browning have ceased production of the iconic Hi-Power. The Hi-Power page on Browning’s website has this short notice announcing the news: No longer in production. The Hi-Power is one of John Moses Browning’s finest designs. And although […] Read More … The post Browning Ends Hi-Power Production appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Browning, Daily News, John Moses Browning, Pistols, Pistol, 9x19mm, Browning Hi-Power, Hi-Power


[SHOT 2018] Janz-Schuknecht Pistol by JANZ-Präzisionstechnik of Germany

A German company called JANZ-Präzisionstechnik has introduced a new pistol designed by the company’s master gunsmith Horst Schuknecht. It is called Janz-Schuknecht pistol. It is a striker fired locked breech, short barrel recoiling firearm with quite an unusual locking mechanism. The lockup of the barrel and slide is accomplished by a special part which is a roller with […] Read More … The post [SHOT 2018] Janz-Schuknecht Pistol by JANZ-Präzisionstechnik of Germany appeared first on The Firearm...
Tags: News, Guns, Germany, New, Rare, Unusual, Daily News, SHOT Show, Pistols, Pistol, 9x19mm, 45 ACP, SHOT Show 2018, Janz, JANZ Präzisionstechnik, Janz Schuknecht


[SHOT 2018] Archon Firearms “Extremely Low Bore Axis” Pistol – the Type B

Archon Firearms, formerly known as Arsenal Firearms USA, showed off to the public their Type B pistol, also formerly known as the Stryk B pistol, at SHOT Show’s Industry Day at the Range. To avoid a potential trademark dispute which would have delayed the introduction of this pistol even longer, Archon Firearms decided to re-brand […] Read More … The post [SHOT 2018] Archon Firearms “Extremely Low Bore Axis” Pistol – the Type B appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, European Union, Companies, Italy, Press Releases, American, Daily News, ATF, SHOT Show, 9mm, Pistols, US Market, 9x19, 9x19mm, Archon


[SHOT 2018] Sol Invictus Arms TAC-9 Pistol

At the range day of SHOT Show 2018, a company called Sol Invictus Arms has introduced a 9mm pistol called TAC-9. It is inspired by the TEC-9, which was a similar weapon designed in the mid-’80s by George Kellgren. The TAC-9 has the same overall layout and is a blowback operated firearm too. The main difference […] Read More … The post [SHOT 2018] Sol Invictus Arms TAC-9 Pistol appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, New, SHOT Show, 9mm, Pistols, TEC, 9x19mm, George Kellgren, Tec 9, SHOT Show 2018, Range Day, Sol Invictus Arms, TAC-9


FMK Firearms Releasing NEW Series of Elite Race Pistols

FMK Firearms is set to unveil a NEW series of Elite Race Pistols to the public at SHOT Show 2018. They will boast what they are calling an Elite Trigger, textured frame with a shock absorbing back-strap and a beveled magwell. The premier component of these pistols though will be the slide. It is custom […] Read More … The post FMK Firearms Releasing NEW Series of Elite Race Pistols appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Companies, Press Releases, Elite, Daily News, CLP, 9mm, Pistols, 9x19, 9x19mm, Elite Plus, Elite Pro, Elite Pro Plus, Elite Race Pistols, FMK


NEW Century Arms DRACO NAK9 9mm AK Pistol

Circle 10 AK, with the permission from Century Arms, has published on their social media pages the announcement of a new Century Arms AK-based 9x19mm pistol called Draco NAK9. This gun is made in Nova Modul in Cugir, Romania and imported to the USA by Century Arms. I know what you are asking. Yes, it is compatible […] Read More … The post NEW Century Arms DRACO NAK9 9mm AK Pistol appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Usa, News, Guns, Romania, Daily News, Draco, AK, Cugir Romania, 9mm, Pistols, AK-47 / AK-74 / Everything AK, Pistol, Century Arms, AKM, Ak-47, Cugir


Wilson Combat 40th Anniversary Cased Set

In celebration of the company’s 40th anniversary, Wilson Combat has released a beautiful cased set consisting of two handguns, a knife, and two challenge coins. Let’s take a look at each of the items included in this set. One of the pistols of this set is a Wilson Combat Supergrade. It features a silver bead front sight, […] Read More … The post Wilson Combat 40th Anniversary Cased Set appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Gold, Companies, Knife, Silver, Wilson, Daily News, Hogue, Wilson Combat, Engraved, 1911, Pistols, 9x19mm, Box Set, 45 ACP


Tactical Edge Arms AR-15 Style Pistols (RD-9, RD-10, RD-45)

Tactical Edge Arms has added 10mm and .45 ACP versions of their RD series of pistols. The 9mm version was introduced earlier in October. The model designations RD-9, RD-10 and RD-45 indicate the calibers these firearms are chambered in – 9mm Luger, 10mm Auto and .45 APC respectively. These are blowback operated firearms. They feature […] Read More … The post Tactical Edge Arms AR-15 Style Pistols (RD-9, RD-10, RD-45) appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Daily News, ACP, PCC, APC, Ar-15, Luger, Pistols, AR Pistol, Pistol Caliber Carbine, 9x19mm, 45 ACP, 10mm Auto, 9mm 9mm Luger, RD-10


SAR USA Unveils their Answer for Duty, Competition and Carry… the SAR 9

Roughly 2 months ago, unbeknownst to many shooters, SAR USA unveiled one of their newest pistols. This simplistic looking model, SAR USA believes, solves the firearm riddle of producing a pistol that is perfect for duty, competition and carry. Instead of 2 or 3 pistols, SAR USA states they have you covered. SAR USA combined […] Read More … The post SAR USA Unveils their Answer for Duty, Competition and Carry… the SAR 9 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Companies, Competition, Press Releases, Duty, Daily News, 9mm, Pistols, 9x19, 9x19mm, Carry, 9x19mm NATO, 9mm Parabellum, SAR 9, SAR USA


Hungarian MINIMAX 9 Pocket Pistol

This odd-looking gadget is a Hungarian pocket pistol made in the mid-’80s. It is called Minimax 9 with the digit indicating its caliber – 9mm. It was designed to be chambered in various 9mm calibers including the 9x19mm Luger, 9x17mm (.380 auto) and 9x18mm. It was fed from a 4-round non-detachable magazine. This was a manual repeater, not a […] Read More … The post Hungarian MINIMAX 9 Pocket Pistol appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, Pistols, Pistol, Pocket Pistol, 9x19mm, 380 ACP, 9x18mm, Hungaria, Minimax 9, MINIMAX


UPDATE: Montenegrin TARA TM-9 Pistol

Several years ago we posted a couple of pictures of Montenegrin TARA TM-9 pistol. By revisiting the manufacturer’s website, I found more information released concerning this firearm, which I’ll present in this article. TARA TM-9 is a polymer framed handgun using a Browning short barrel recoiling action with tilting barrel lockup. It is chambered in 9x19mm Luger. […] Read More … The post UPDATE: Montenegrin TARA TM-9 Pistol appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Daily News, Pistols, 9x19mm, Double Action, Polymer Frame, 17 Round Magazine, DARE System, Double Action Rapid Engagement, TARA TM-9


[Milipol 2017] FN Herstal unveils FN 509 Pistol for Security Forces

Last week we had “FN Friday” with the new FN SCAR Subcompact Carbine. FN Herstal are using the Milipol 2017 exhibition to release another Portable Firearm, this time a pistol with focus on Security Forces. The FN 509 was launched in the US during Q2 2017, and Milipol is used to launch it internationally. The […] Read More … The post [Milipol 2017] FN Herstal unveils FN 509 Pistol for Security Forces appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, US, FN Herstal, Pistols, 9x19mm, FN 509, Milipol, FN 509 Pistol for Security Forces, FN SCAR Subcompact Carbine FN Herstal


Full Conceal M3 FOLDING Glock 19 Pistols Now Shipping

Full Conceal is now shipping their Glock 19 folding pistol conversion called M3. The folding mechanism allows having a more compact carry package which in a matter of seconds unfolds and becomes a Glock 19 with a 21-round magazine. The reason why they advertise it with the 22-round capacity (21 round mag plus one in […] Read More … The post Full Conceal M3 FOLDING Glock 19 Pistols Now Shipping appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Printing, Daily News, M3, Concealed Carry, 9mm, Pistols, Pistol, Glock 19, Folding, 9x19mm, Full Conceal, Folding Pistol


ASIKA ASK-17-9: Russian Clone of KelTec SUB-2000

A Russian company called ASIKA (АСИКА) makes a Kel-Tec SUB-2000 copy called ASK-17-9. I am not sure whether it is a direct reverse-engineered copy or not. Nevertheless, what we can tell from the images is that at least most of the key features are copied. This is a simple blowback operated carbine chambered in 9x19mm Luger. It […] Read More … The post ASIKA ASK-17-9: Russian Clone of KelTec SUB-2000 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Russia, Daily News, Carbine, Rifles, Kel-Tec, 9x19mm, Sub-2000, ASIKA, ASK-17-9


New TACCOM Muzzle Device for SIG MPX Carbines

TACCOM has introduced a new muzzle brake/muzzle rise compensator for SIG MPX Carbines. It is designed to replace the stock birdcage style muzzle device. Once installed, pinned and welded, the TACCOM muzzle brake will retain the 16″ barrel length of the SIG MPX Carbine to still qualify it as a rifle (not converting it into an […] Read More … The post New TACCOM Muzzle Device for SIG MPX Carbines appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Daily News, Rifle, Rifles, Pistol Caliber Carbine, 9x19mm, TacCom, 5/8-24, Pin and Weld, SIG MPX Carbine


Russian Less-Lethal SIG P226 Clone Chambered in 10x28mm

Many successful firearm designs are copied and cloned by companies all over the world. In the case of the Russian company called Techcrim, not only they make a 9x19mm clone of a SIG P226, but also versions chambered in 10x28mm less-lethal caliber. Techcrim’s less-lethal pistol is called P226T TK-Pro. Unlike the original SIG P226, this one uses a […] Read More … The post Russian Less-Lethal SIG P226 Clone Chambered in 10x28mm appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Russian, Daily News, Ammunition, 9x19mm, Less-lethal, Techcrim, Sig P226, 10x28mm, Rubber Bullet


M17 MHS Food – US Army’s XM1153 Special Purpose 9mm Round Unveiled by Winchester at [AUSA 2017]

It is easy to forget, what wi all the hubbub about SIG’s selection for M17, Glock’s protest, and SIG’s subsequent recall, that the M17 program was intended to procure a “total system package”, not just a handgun. This meant, besides the handgun, ammunition, magazines, spares, accessories, holsters, and eventually optics and suppressors as well. While […] Read More … The post M17 MHS Food – US Army’s XM1153 Special Purpose 9mm Round Unveiled by Winchester at [AUSA 2017] appeared first on The Fir...
Tags: Photos, News, Guns, Government, Defense, Training, Competition, Military, Nato, Army, Contract, Weapon, Handguns, US Army, Award, Beretta


Kalashnikov Concern News – Pistols [Arms & Hunting 2017]

During the Arms & Hunting 2017, Kalashnikov Concern has shown several interesting handguns. The Kalashnikov officials also explained some of the key features and design solutions of the earlier introduced pistols. One of these pistols is a subcompact handgun called MP-443. It was earlier introduced in ARMY 2017 exhibition. It is a simple blowback operated, […] Read More … The post Kalashnikov Concern News – Pistols [Arms & Hunting 2017] appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Competition, Daily News, APS, PSM, PB, Concealed Carry, Pistols, 9x19mm, 9x18mm, Stechkin, MP-443, Blank Firing, MP-446C, Viking-M


Kalashnikov Concern News – Rifles [Arms & Hunting 2017]

TFB is attending the Arms & Hunting 2017 exhibition held in Moscow, Russia. We’ll be publishing the most interesting news seen during that event. In this article, we’ll take a look at Kalashnikov Concern’s rifle and PCC news and talk about some details of earlier released firearms. The top rifle in the above image is called SR1. […] Read More … The post Kalashnikov Concern News – Rifles [Arms & Hunting 2017] appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Competition, Daily News, Moscow Russia, PCC, AK-47 / AK-74 / Everything AK, Rifles, Ak-47, Adjustable, 9x19mm, Sureshot Armament Group, Kalashnikov Concern, Balanced Action, 366 TKM, Free Floated Handguard


New GLOCK 46 With Rotating Barrel Lockup for German Police Trials

A German gun magazine called DWJ reports that they had a chance to take a look at a new Glock 46 designed for German police trials. It is a 9x19mm Glock which looks to be a Gen5-based and compact size pistol. It gets even more interesting when you learn that the Glock 46 has a different […] Read More … The post New GLOCK 46 With Rotating Barrel Lockup for German Police Trials appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, New, Daily News, Glock, Pistols, 9x19mm, Gen5, Glock 46, Rotating Barrel


Belarusian PDW Concept called Humble-Bee

Victor Aster is a Belarusian firearms concept designer. He shared with TFB one of his CAD designs of a personal defense weapon (PDW) called Humble-Bee. The idea is to have a compact firearm for law enforcement and military needs which would be very simple, lightweight and easy to use. Initially, Victor was considering the Humble-Bee […] Read More … The post Belarusian PDW Concept called Humble-Bee appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Victor, Concept, Daily News, PCC, SMG, Pistols, Rifles, Pdw, 9x21mm, 9x19mm, Belarusian, Humble-Bee, Victor Aster


Russian PL-15K Pistol Described by the Designer (VIDEO)

Kalashnikov Media, a dedicated media website of Kalashnikov Concern, has released a video where the designer of PL-15 and PL-15K pistols, Dmitri Lebedev, talks about the compact version of his pistol. Here is that video (with English subtitles). https://kalashnikov.media/en/embed/4516432 According to RIA Novosti news agency, the PL-15K can become a replacement for the Makarov pistol which […] Read More … The post Russian PL-15K Pistol Described by the Designer (VIDEO) appeared first on The Fire...
Tags: Guns, Russian, Compact, Daily News, RIA Novosti, Makarov, Lebedev, Pistols, Pistol, 9x19mm, Pl-15, Pl-15k, Dmitri Lebedev


Historical Personal Defense Weapon Calibers 015: The 7.65x20mm French Longue

In this fourteenth installment of Personal Defense Weapon Calibers, we’ll be looking at a highly minimalist incarnation of the PDW/SMG round: The 7.65x20mm French Longue. The story of the French Longue begins with the US entry to World War I and the brilliant inventors John D. Pedersen and John Moses Browning. Faced with the stalemate […] Read More … The post Historical Personal Defense Weapon Calibers 015: The 7.65x20mm French Longue appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, France, US, First World War, World War One, World War I, WWI, Ww1, French, Browning, Daily News, Pedersen, John Moses Browning, SMG, 9mm, Pistols


DIY Armor Plate Made of a Cookie Pan, Stones and a Book

A YouTube channel called 704 TACTICAL has published a video where the host of the channel makes a DIY body armor plate out of simple and cheap items found in Dollar Tree store. He applied glue into a cookie pan, glued some decorative stones to the pan, put a book as a backing layer and wrapped […] Read More … The post DIY Armor Plate Made of a Cookie Pan, Stones and a Book appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Diy, Guns, Youtube, Daily News, Armor, Plate, Other Gear & Gadgets, 22LR, 5.56x45mm, 9x19mm, 45 ACP, 40 S&W, 38 Special, 357 Magnum, 223 Remington, 704 TACTICAL


Experimental Russian Pistol Designed in MOLOT

Several days ago we published an article telling about a new Vepr rifle. The source of that article was the information published by Mikhail Degtyaryov of Kalashnikov Gun Magazine. Recently, he has also released a couple of images of an experimental Russian pistol that he came across during his MOLOT factory trip. The pistol is […] Read More … The post Experimental Russian Pistol Designed in MOLOT appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Experimental, Russian, Daily News, MOLOT, Pistols, Pistol, 9x19mm, Mikhail Degtyaryov, Blow forward, Kalashnikov Gun Magazine, Pyotr Mokrushin


Venezuelan “TOR” SMG Chambered in .357 Magnum

TOR (means fireball in one of the local languages) is a Venezuelan firearm designed by a gentleman named Fernan Altuve Febres. It was designed in 1995 and initially chambered in 5.6x36mm (a cartridge unknown to me). It was tested by Venezuelan paratroopers, tank and submarine crew members. Later on, there was a need to arm […] Read More … The post Venezuelan “TOR” SMG Chambered in .357 Magnum appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Tor, Daily News, SMG, Rifles, 9x19mm, 357 Magnum, 5.6x36mm, Venezuelan, Fernan Altuve Febres


New Pistol called OPLOT made in Donetsk People’s Republic

Firearm designers in Donetsk have developed a new handgun called Oplot. It is a hammer fired, short barrel recoiling, tilting barrel locking semi-auto pistol. It is pretty reminiscent of Tokarev pistol and looks like its modernized version. Call it Donetsk People’s Republic with or without “so-called” or “self-proclaimed”, call them freedom fighters or pro-Russian separatist […] Read More … The post New Pistol called OPLOT made in Donetsk People’s Republic appeared first on The Firearm Blog. ...
Tags: Guns, Ukraine, Daily News, Donetsk, Tokarev, Donetsk People 's Republic, Pistols, 9x19mm, 7.62x25mm, Oplot