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Magpul Pro 700L with Fixed and Folding Stocks

Every time there is a new rifle chassis released the comments are sure -“If they only made it for this model it would be a success” combined with the most common one: -“If they only made it for a long action I would buy it“. The Magpul Pro 700 was no exception, but the time […] Read More … The post Magpul Pro 700L with Fixed and Folding Stocks appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Daily News, Magpul, SHOT Show, Bolt Action, Magpul Pro 700L, Pro 700L, Remington Long Action


[SHOT 2019] Yankee Hill Machine MARC Chassis And Turbo K Silencer

I’ll start off the visit to my friends at Yankee Hill Machine with a caveat you’ve heard before: my long range shooting consists of everything up to and including 100 yards. So let’s do the 50K foot overview of YHM’s new MARC chassis, then we’ll work on getting one into the hands of a long […] Read More … The post [SHOT 2019] Yankee Hill Machine MARC Chassis And Turbo K Silencer appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, Marc, SHOT Show, Rifles, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, YHM, Yankee Hill Machine, Bolt Action, SHOT Show 2019, Yankee Hill Machine MARC, Turbo K Silencer


VOTE: Southern California Boys Athlete of the Week

Each week, publications from the The Southern California News Group’s 11 properties (including the Orange County Register, L.A. Daily News, Press-Enterprise, San Gabriel Valley Tribune, Long Beach Press-Telegram, The Daily Breeze, San Bernardino Sun, Daily Bulletin, Redlands Daily Facts, Whittier Daily News and Pasadena-Star News) nominate Athletes of the Week for their respective region. Each nominee is entered into the overall Southern California Athlete of the Week county-wide vote. Click on ...
Tags: Sports, Raiders, Sport, Soccer, Nba, Sonora, Vikings, Valencia, Eisenhower, High School Sports, Anderson, Ucla, James, Eagles, Daily News, Saugus


End of LAUSD teachers strike puts athletes back in action starting Wednesday

Play ball. After nine days of picketing, chanting and a lot of rain, an agreement between the Los Angeles Unified School District and the union representing the teachers was reached Tuesday to end the teachers’ strike. This allows the L.A. City Section high schools to resume practices Wednesday, and to play games starting Thursday. “LAUSD athletics will not allow schools to begin practicing until Wednesday (pending ratification of the new agreement). The Section office is requiring that each tea...
Tags: News, Education, Sports, Sport, Soccer, Lausd, Local News, Taylor, High School Sports, Daily News, Taft, San Fernando Valley, Los Angeles Unified School District, West Valley League, Granada Hills Charter, Derrick Taylor


What parents should know about end of the LAUSD teacher strike

  Parents walk their children back to school in August 2018 at Lankershim Elementary School in North Hollywood. (File photo by David Crane/Daily News/SCNG)   Here’s what parents should know about the end of the LAUSD teacher strike and the return of teachers to their classrooms. Striking teachers with United Teachers Los Angeles and LAUSD reached an agreement on Tuesday to end the nine-day strike. Teachers need to officially vote on the agreement, however, before going back into classrooms ...
Tags: Education, Sport, Soccer, United States, Lausd, Local News, Daily News, San Fernando Valley, Garcetti, New York City Department of Education, David Crane, United Teachers Los Angeles, North Hollywood, UTLA, Top Stories LADN, Top Stories Breeze


The Magpul Knife – Limited Edition Frame Lock – Rigger

The mechanical and industrial designers at Magpul must have a great time, designing and Rapid Prototyping all the things the readers of this Blog love to use. It’s therefore no surprise that Magpul are starting to make knives, but they are not going to lay around in any Outlet shops selling for a fraction of […] Read More … The post The Magpul Knife – Limited Edition Frame Lock – Rigger appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Knife, Knives, Daily News, Magpul, Extrema Ratio, Magpul rigger, SHOT 2019


[SHOT 2019] Suppressing The Ma Deuce – 3D Printed Delta P Design

A beltfed 50 caliber machinegun conjures up images of utter dominance over enemy solidiers, vehicles and structures. The muzzle blast alone is enough to strike fear into the hearts of men. Unfortunately it’s that blast that will pummel the shooter, crew and LAV drivers if the gun is vehicle mounted. Even the best helmets and […] Read More … The post [SHOT 2019] Suppressing The Ma Deuce – 3D Printed Delta P Design appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, Ma Deuce, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Machine Guns, SHOT Show 2019


Daily News Boys Athlete of the Week: Richard Kawakami, Valencia

Daily News Boys Athlete of the Week Name: Richard Kawakami School: Valencia Sport: Basketball Year: Senior Noteworthy: Kawakami was the catalyst for Valencia’s win over Saugus Friday night with 28 points, which lifted the Vikings to a 6-0 Foothill League record. Valencia is currently ranked No. 5 in the latest Daily News top 10 rankings and have an inside track for its first outright league title since 2011. Kawakami’s performance Friday night was dominant. He shot a majority of his shots from i...
Tags: Sports, Sport, Soccer, Vikings, Valencia, High School Sports, Daily News, Saugus, Kawakami, High School Basketball, Foothill League, Richard Kawakami, Richard Kawakami Valencia, Daily News Boys Athlete


LAUSD teachers strike, Day 8: Could it be wrapped up by Tuesday?

The lights are on at LA City Hall late Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019, as LAUSD and UTLA negotiators work through the night in an effort to end the teacher strike. (Photo by Bradley Bermont/Special to the Los Angeles Daily News) LOS ANGELES — Representatives of the Los Angeles teachers union and Los Angeles Unified School District officials negotiated overnight at City Hall into Monday on the eighth day of a teachers strike, with classes set to resume Tuesday, though maybe still without teachers. Sun...
Tags: News, Education, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Lausd, Local News, Eric Garcetti, City Hall, Daily News, San Fernando Valley, Garcetti, Los Angeles Unified School District, Los Angeles Daily News, United Teachers Los Angeles, Austin Beutner


2019 SHOT SHOW: What Do You Want To See?

‘Tis the season. Tomorrow we embark on that annual pilgrimage to the place where good ideas, money and a savage customer base collide. Of course, we always end up covering a few of the bad ideas as well. The 2019 SHOT Show is the firearm industry’s biggest showcase of the year. In decades past, SHOT […] Read More … The post 2019 SHOT SHOW: What Do You Want To See? appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, Daily News, SHOT Show, SHOT Show 2019


Crimson Trace – New Lasers, Sights and Riflescopes

Crimson Trace produce over 350 different laser sights and 2019 means the addition of a few more models as well as 11 new custom-designed riflescopes that range from a 1-4X24mm up to a long-range 5-25X56mm. The line also includes a 3-9X40mm riflescope with an illuminated reticle and 34mm tube, and two 1-8x28mm riflescopes with 34mm […] Read More … The post Crimson Trace – New Lasers, Sights and Riflescopes appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Optics, Daily News, Crimson Trace, Scopes, Riflescopes, Reflex/Red Dot, Aiming Laser, SHOT Show 2019


Noveske rolls out Gen 4

Noveske Rifleworks continue to evolve their rifles, and the Fourth Generation is available now just before SHOT Show 2019. The GEN4 Noveske Rifles, PDWs, and SBRs are chambered in either 300 Blackout or 5.56mm, from a short barrel length of 7.94″ up to 10.5″. and 16″. The changes are sutble, keeping the Noveske Design language. […] Read More … The post Noveske rolls out Gen 4 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, Noveske, Pistols, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Boating Accident, Lost In A Boating Accident, Noveske Rifleworks, Gen 4 Ghetto Blaster, Ghetto Blaster, AR Patterned, Noveske Black Rifle Coffee Company, John Noveske


Sierra Canyon boys and girls basketball are No. 1 in CIF, state rankings

It is rare that the No. 1-ranked boys and girls basketball teams in the state are from the same school, but Sierra Canyon this season has joined that special group. For the Sierra Canyon boys basketball team, nothing has changed. The Trailblazers are 20-1 overall and remain the No. 1 team in the CIF Southern Section Division 1 and CalHi Sports rankings. The team has also been atop the Daily News rankings since the start of the season. Sierra Canyon is rolling through its competition despite top-...
Tags: Florida, Sports, Sport, Soccer, Hawaii, High School Sports, Ucla, Daily News, Sheldon, St Francis, Vanderbilt, ESPNU, Chevalier, Sacramento Calif, San Fernando Valley, Springfield Mass


John Wick 3 Pistol Announced: Taran Tactical STI 2011 Combat Master

On Christmas Eve, Taran Tactical celebrated Keanu Reeves’ birthday. At the same time, they unveiled what handgun Keanu will be using as he reprises his role in the upcoming John Wick 3 movie. This time John Wick has upgraded from polymer striker fired guns to a double stack 9mm single action hammer fired STI 2011 […] Read More … The post John Wick 3 Pistol Announced: Taran Tactical STI 2011 Combat Master appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, 2011, STI, Keanu Reeves, Daily News, John Wick, Keanu, Pistols, Combat Master, Taran Tactical


ZEV Technologies & Ed Brown together – The Orion

Are you more of an Old School or Red dot Space Gun kind of person? Ed Brown do both, and have renewed their collaboration with ZEV Technologies for 2019. Below you can see their brand new creation THE ORION.   As to be expected, this 1911 is hand-fit with fully machined parts.   Ed Brown […] Read More … The post ZEV Technologies & Ed Brown together – The Orion appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Orion, Daily News, Ed Brown, Pistols, Zev Tech, Trijicon RMR, Product Announcement, Zev Technologies, Space Gun, Ed Brown ZEV 1911, Austrian Arms


New Pivoting Contour Brace from SIG SAUER

With a Suggested Retail Price of 199 USD SIG Sauer Inc. has released a Pivoting Contour Brace for their SIG MCX and SIG MPX series of carbines and rifles. You can chose any color you like as long as it’s either black (no surprise there!) or tan. SIG SAUER Releases Pivoting Contour Brace Published Date: […] Read More … The post New Pivoting Contour Brace from SIG SAUER appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, Sig Sauer, Sig Sauer MCX, SIG SAUER Inc, Product Announcement, SIG SAUER MPX, Pistol Stabilizing Brace


Franklin Armory Reformation: The Semi Automatic Musket Cometh

Well it’s not technically a musket, it isn’t a smooth bore, it has straight rifling rather than spiralled. You may remember the hype which surrounded Franklin Armory’s mysterious Reformation in the run up to SHOT Show 2018. Well almost exactly a year later the Reformation is now available. Boasting a SBR length without the need […] Read More … The post Franklin Armory Reformation: The Semi Automatic Musket Cometh appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, SBR, Ar-15, Rifles, Franklin Armory, Franklin Armory Reformation, AR Patterned, this is my 500th TFB article


Heckler & Koch supplies more HK416 Assault Rifles to the Norwegian Armed Forces

Did you know that the The Norwegian Armed Forces were the first customer to adopt the HK416 in the year of 2007? Norway now has an added appetite for firearms from Heckler & Koch, a hunger they share with many other European countries. The Norwegian Defence Materiel Agency has awarded Heckler & Koch with a […] Read More … The post Heckler & Koch supplies more HK416 Assault Rifles to the Norwegian Armed Forces appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Defense, Press Releases, Norway, Armed Forces, Daily News, Koch, Heckler & Koch, Aimpoint, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Hk416, Hk416n, AR Patterned, Aimpoint Comp4, MIL/LE, Defence Materiel Agency


Heckler & Koch supplies more HK416 Assault Rifles to the Norwegian Armed Force

Did you know that the The Norwegian Armed Forces were the first customer to adopt the HK416 in the year of 2007? Norway now has an added appetite for firearms from Heckler & Koch, a hunger they share with many other European countries. The Norwegian Defence Materiel Agency has awarded Heckler & Koch with a […] Read More … The post Heckler & Koch supplies more HK416 Assault Rifles to the Norwegian Armed Force appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Defense, Press Releases, Norway, Armed Forces, Daily News, Koch, Heckler & Koch, Aimpoint, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Armed Force, Hk416, Hk416n, AR Patterned, Aimpoint Comp4, MIL/LE


Harvard-Westlake’s Ryan Neapole named Daily News boys water polo player of the year

Harvard-Westlake’s Ryan Neapole didn’t break the program’s goal-scoring record, and he’s not known for filling up the box score. He prides himself on much more important things: stopping the opposition. Neapole’s defensive prowess was at its peak during the Wolverines’ CIF Southern Section Division 1 title run this season. In fact, he didn’t score a single goal en route to the program’s first CIF title since 2014. “Clearly the best defensive player in high school this year,” Harvard-Westlake coa...
Tags: Usa, Stanford, Sports, Sport, Soccer, Jack White, Princeton, High School Sports, Southern California, Daily News, Cal, Hooper, Rosenfeld, Wolverines, Loyola, San Fernando Valley


Passenger with Pistol Slips Through TSA Checks at Atlanta Airport

It has emerged that on 3 January at Atlanta’s Hartsfield–Jackson International Airport, a passenger with a firearm was able to board an aircraft despite having passed through Transportation Security Administration checkpoints. Atlanta is the world’s busiest airport with 104 million passengers passing through it annually. Two TSA officers have been fired following the incident which saw a […] Read More … The post Passenger with Pistol Slips Through TSA Checks at Atlanta Airport appeared first on...
Tags: Guns, Atlanta, Tsa, Airport Security, Transportation Security Administration, Travelling, Daily News, Atlanta Airport, Hartsfield, Jackson International Airport


MDT Releases Second Generation LSS Chassis

Modular Driven Technologies (Canada) are makers of Chassis Systems and Accessories for Bolt Action Rifles. The company was founded in 2009. Manufacturing takes place in Chilliwack BC, Canada. All their US sales and distribution is operated by their US entity company located in Sumas Washington, USA. MDT’s LSS chassis (Light Sniper System) is well known […] Read More … The post MDT Releases Second Generation LSS Chassis appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, US, Canada, Daily News, LSS, M-LOK, Product Announcement, Modular Driven Technologies, AICS, Chassis Systems, Long Range Design, SHOT Show 2019, MDT Chassis, ORYX Chassis, JET-01, MDT LSS


“Hear the Truth About Suppressors” presented by the NSSF

The National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF) is a tremendous steward and champion of the shooting sports. Their work occurs through innumerable events throughout the US in educating people about firearms, but they also do smaller works as well. Some of those are simple infographics that can catch fire on social media and sometimes be even […] Read More … The post “Hear the Truth About Suppressors” presented by the NSSF appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, US, Daily News, National Shooting Sports Foundation, NSSF, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Suppressors, National Shooting Sports Foundation NSSF, Silencers


JUST RELEASED: 2019 Remington And AAC Product Catalogs

It’s that time of year again, boys and girls – SHOT Show, new releases, hopes, dreams and more will start to flood your inbox. Today we will give you a preview of the 2019 Remington and Advanced Armament product catalogs. While there are some notable highlights, this year’s layout doesn’t appear to contain any earth-shattering […] Read More … The post JUST RELEASED: 2019 Remington And AAC Product Catalogs appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Breaking News, Shotguns, Daily News, Pistols, Rifles, Product Announcement, AAC Product Catalogs


Rock Island Armory Introduce New Shotgun – the VR80

Rock Island Armory have introduced their new semi-automatic shotgun – the VR80. Developed by Rock Island Armory’s Philippine parent company Armscor, the new AR-style 12 gauge, magazine fed shotgun will hit shelves in 2019. Rock Island Armory are called the VR80 ‘a lean, mean customizable machine.’ Heralded as a customizable platform for shooters the VR80 has […] Read More … The post Rock Island Armory Introduce New Shotgun – the VR80 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Shotguns, Daily News, RIA, Armscor, Rock Island Armory, Semi-Auto, Semi Auto Shotgun, RIA Imports, RIA Imports VR80


Driver in Compton-to-LA pursuit strips down to bra and undershorts before arrest

COMPTON — A suspect potentially linked to a weekend carjacking led authorities on a chase from Compton to the South Los Angeles area Monday before stripping down to a bra and undershorts and then being taken into custody. The pursuit began about 10:45 a.m., when deputies tried to pull over the silver Kia sedan near Wilmington and Manchester avenues, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department. The motorist led authorities on a chase over surface streets and on the 105 and 110 freewa...
Tags: Hollywood, News, La, Sport, Soccer, Manchester, Chase, Local News, Kia, Compton, Daily News, Wilmington, South Los Angeles, Western Avenue, South LA, Los Angeles County Sheriff s Department


This is why 30,000 LAUSD teachers are on strike today

After two years of often bitter wrangling over a new contract, Los Angeles Unified School District teachers — nearly 30,000 of them — walked out today, the first strike at the massive public school system since 1989. Teachers, umbrellas at the ready, are picketing early, as the L.A. area was being blanketed in rain and the districts more than half a million students prepared for the day. By 7 a.m., the district’s call center was reportedly already taking on heavy calls from parents, and district...
Tags: News, Uncategorized, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Lausd, Local News, Southern California, Daily News, District, Barbara Jones, Los Angeles Unified School District, Alex Caputo Pearl, UTLA, Top Stories LADN, Top Stories Breeze


FBI discussed whether Trump was taking orders from Russia – live updates

Debate occurred in wake of James Comey’s firing as FBI directorOfficials wondered whether Trump was ‘executing their will’ 2.18pm GMT Here’s some new advice from Donald Trump to members of the press: Take a nice long vacation. “Chill!” he added in a tweet that also repeated his attacks on “Fake News” and claimed journalists have “gone MAD!”The Fake News gets crazier and more dishonest every single day. Amazing to watch as certain people covering me, and the tremendous success of this adminis...
Tags: New York, Russia, World news, US news, Fbi, Donald Trump, James Comey, Trump, Daily News, state Senate


30,000 LAUSD teachers walk off the job in first strike since 1989

After two years of often bitter wrangling over a new contract, Los Angeles Unified School District teachers — nearly 30,000 of them — walked out today, the first strike at the massive public school system since 1989. Teachers donning ponchos, with umbrellas at the ready, began picketing early, as the L.A. area was blanketed in rain and the district’s more than half a million students arrived. And by 7:30 a.m., union President Alex Caputo-Pearl was telling the world, through a megaphone at Marsha...
Tags: News, Uncategorized, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Lausd, Local News, Southern California, Daily News, Barbara Jones, Los Angeles Unified School District, Los Angeles Daily News, David Crane, Alex Caputo Pearl, Pacoima, Marshall High School


Oryx chassis – MDT launches a new low-cost chassis and brand

“A complete bolt action rifle chassis system for under 400 bucks. Includes chassis, buttstock and grip.” That’s a great way of describing the new chassis and new brand of Modular Driven Technologies – MDT. As MDT is a Canadian company, let’s be a bit more specific on the price, that is 399 US Dollars not […] Read More … The post Oryx chassis – MDT launches a new low-cost chassis and brand appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Canada, Daily News, Oryx, MDT, Toric, Bolt Action, Product Announcement, Modular Driven Technologies, Chassis System, TRACT Optics, MDT Chassis, ORYX Chassis, Modular Driven Technologies MDT As MDT