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Glock 43/SIG P365 Hybrid – The Vuurwapen HMC9

It’s not often that you see products in the gun industry that make you take a second look. Or at least, not often that you take the second look for a good reason. The Vuurwapen HMC9 is one of those products. Vuurwapen is a new company in the gun world, having only entered the scene in 2020. […] Read More … The post Glock 43/SIG P365 Hybrid – The Vuurwapen HMC9 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Companies, Daily News, Concealed Carry, Pistols, Glock 43, Product Announcement, Semi-Auto, Sig P365, HMC9, Vuurwapen


Underground Arms Watch – July 2021

Underground Arms Watch returns with another look at recently seized oddball weapons. Featured as the title picture is an improvised .22 firearm seized by police in Brazil from someone who “reported that he was shooting to scare off robbers who wanted to rob his residence.” It appears to be assembled from a number of items […] Read More … The post Underground Arms Watch – July 2021 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Brazil, Daily News, Pistols, Homemade Guns, Zip Guns, Ghost Guns, Submachine Guns/Pistol Caliber Carbines, Underground Arms Watch


The Elf SOCOM Trigger: A Truly Finger Adjustable Trigger

Elftmann Tactical has just introduced the industry’s first truly finger adjustable AR-15 trigger. The Elf SOCOM Trigger is a drop-in solution for competitors, precision shooters, and service members who need or want the ability to fine-tune their trigger pull on the fly, all without the use of tools. The Elf SOCOM will be offered in […] Read More … The post The Elf SOCOM Trigger: A Truly Finger Adjustable Trigger appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Companies, Daily News, Ar-15, Triggers, Elftmann Tactical, AR Patterned, Firearms Customization, Adjustable Trigger, AR-10 trigger, Ar-15 Trigger, Elf SOCOM Trigger, Elf SOCOM


BGV-ML1 M-LOK Stubby Vertical Grip from TangoDown

The vertical grip is a very common accessory in the AR-15 world for many riflemen both for duty and competitive use. The BGV-ML1 is TangoDown’s latest offering in their extensive lineup of bipods, foregrips, rail covers, and magazines for the AR-15 platform. The BGV-ML1 combines the original design of the tango down stubby grip and […] Read More … The post BGV-ML1 M-LOK Stubby Vertical Grip from TangoDown appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, Ar-15, Other Gear & Gadgets, Vertical Grip, TangoDown, AR-15 parts, BGV-ML1, Stubby Grip, LOK Stubby Vertical Grip


A Very Impressive Pistol: The NEW Nighthawk Custom VIP

The viability of the 1911 platform is a constant subject of debate among modern pistol shooters. What’s not up for debate is the beautiful lines and craftmanship often associated with the 110-year-old design. Graced with the work of a master engraver is the newest high-end offering from Nighthawk Custom. Introducing the Nighthawk Custom VIP (Very Impressive […] Read More … The post A Very Impressive Pistol: The NEW Nighthawk Custom VIP appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, Pistols, Product Announcement, Semi-Auto


Wilson Combat Releases The New 15 Round SFX9 Pistol

Wilson Combat has introduced a new model to their SFX9 pistol lineup. The new SFX9 has a 15 round capacity and a subcompact 3.25” barrel.  The frame is solid milled T6-7075 aluminum allowing it to be light enough to carry for long durations.  The enhanced grip shape significantly enhances recoil control during rapid fire and […] Read More … The post Wilson Combat Releases The New 15 Round SFX9 Pistol appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Wilson, Daily News, Wilson Combat, Concealed Carry, 9mm, Pistols, Semi-Auto, 15 Round, SFX9


New M&P Shield Plus XS Night Sights Now Available

Night sights are a great way to cover all of your bases whether you’re shooting in daytime or nighttime conditions. Night sights offer superior sight picture acquisition during low light conditions and don’t require frequent battery replacement like red dots do. Now there is a new set of M&P Shield Plus XS night sights available […] Read More … The post New M&P Shield Plus XS Night Sights Now Available appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, Pistols, Other Gear & Gadgets, Smith & Wesson, M&P, Night Sights, XS Sights, Firearms Customization, Shield Plus


SilencerCo Launches New “American Gun” Campaign

SilencerCo has been a recognizable brand in the suppressor industry, and in the larger firearms industry, for more than a decade. Since their founding in 2008, they’ve produced and sold many successful products, and raised more than a few eyebrows with some interesting innovations. From the integrally suppressed Maxim 9 handgun design to the unusually-shaped […] Read More … The post SilencerCo Launches New “American Gun” Campaign appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Companies, Video Series, Daily News, SilencerCo, American Gun


Blaser R8 Straight-Pull Bolt-Action Rifle Now Available in 6.5 PRC

Blaser USA (importer of Germans firearm brands Blaser, Mauser, and J.P. Sauer) has announced that the Blaser R8 straight-pull bolt-action rifle is now available in 6.5 PRC. Similar in caliber to 6.5 Creedmoor, 6.5 PRC has a higher impact velocity and a flatter trajectory, which makes it popular with long-range hunters. Blaser Group @ TFB: […] Read More … The post Blaser R8 Straight-Pull Bolt-Action Rifle Now Available in 6.5 PRC appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Usa, Guns, Daily News, PRC, Creedmoor, Rifles, Blaser, Sauer, Bolt Action, Product Announcement, Hunting Rifles, 6.5 PRC, Blaser R8, Blaser Mauser, Blaser Group, PRC Similar


Raven Concealment Releases Lictor M4 Mag Carrier

Raven Concealment Systems has been cranking out holsters, magazine carriers, and related products for over a decade. Some of their noted prior offerings include items like Eidolon holsters and the Vanguard series, or their Copia mag pouches. Now they’ve released a new mag carrier, originally designed for low-profile usage to conceal AR/M4 mags under plain […] Read More … The post Raven Concealment Releases Lictor M4 Mag Carrier appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Magazines, Daily News, Vanguard, PSD, Ar-15, Concealed Carry, Shooting Accessories, Raven Concealment, Copia, Concealment, Product Announcement, Concealed, Magazine Carrier, Magazine Pouch


Somerville TX PD Deploys FACT Duty Weapon-Mounted Cameras

With the increasing scrutiny of Law Enforcement agencies, departments across the nation are attempting to find ways to keep the record straight. Viridian Weapon Technologies has stepped in for the Somerville Police Department in order to help them deploy the FACT Duty Weapon-Mounted Camera. The FACT Duty weapon-mounted camera features not just video and audio […] Read More … The post Somerville TX PD Deploys FACT Duty Weapon-Mounted Cameras appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Law Enforcement, Daily News, Somerville, Viridian, Viridian Weapon Technologies, MIL/LE, Viridian Weapon Tech, Weapon Mounted Cameras, FACT Duty Cameras, Somerville Police Department


Medium Caliber Weapon Systems Contract Awarded to PROOF Research

PROOF Research has just been awarded a new military contract for new “medium caliber” weapons systems which builds upon the company’s previously successful small caliber barrel technology which is currently in service with U.S. Military Forces. PROOF Research specializes in precision-made firearm barrels for both bolt-action and AR-type rifles and even produces complete rifle systems. […] Read More … The post Medium Caliber Weapon Systems Contract Awarded to PROOF Research appeared first on The...
Tags: Guns, Defense, Companies, Military, Proof, Daily News, Rifles, Barrels, PROOF Research, U S Military Forces PROOF Research


New Kelbly Prometheus and Nanook Actions

Kelbly has introduced two new Remington 700 footprint bolt-action rifle actions called Prometheus and Nanook. These actions share a lot of features but they also differ significantly. In a nutshell, the Prometheus is designed for tactical rifle builds whereas the Nanook is a hunting rifle action. Let’s take a closer look at the similarities and differences […] Read More … The post New Kelbly Prometheus and Nanook Actions appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Prometheus, Daily News, Rifles, Bolt Action, Nanook, Kelbly, Rem 700 footprint


Stryk Pay Announces Credit Card Processing Partnership with Polymer80

Credit card companies, banks, and just about every other financial institution out there have made it pretty clear that gun companies aren’t their favorite customers. In fact, a lot of gun companies have been outright discriminated against for using their services meaning many have had to find alternate credit card processing services in order to […] Read More … The post Stryk Pay Announces Credit Card Processing Partnership with Polymer80 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Companies, Daily News, Polymer80, Stryk Pay, Gun Business


J.P. Sauer & Sohn 270 Years Anniversary Knife

Established in 1751 in Suhl, Thuringia, J.P. Sauer & Sohn is the oldest existing hunting arms manufacturer in Germany. In celebration of their 270 year anniversary, the company has released a limited edition knife. This knife is made by German knife maker PUMA to Sauer’s specifications. As noted by Sauer, like in the case of their firearms, creating lasting values for […] Read More … The post J.P. Sauer & Sohn 270 Years Anniversary Knife appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Germany, Companies, Knives, Puma, Daily News, Sohn, Sauer, Sauer Sohn, J.P. Sauer & Sohn, 270 Years Anniversary Knife, White Hunter, Wild Man With A Club, Suhl Thuringia


Who needs a newspaper? More folks then ever during anxious times

A special edition of the Daily News following the Northridge earthquake that struck Los Angeles on Jan. 17, 1994. (Los Angeles Daily News file photo)   So, how long have we been together now? Twenty, 30 years, more? I know it’s been a long time, and I want to thank you for your loyalty to me, your local paper. Newspapers are celebrating 220 years in America soon — the first daily newspaper being Alexander Hamilton’s New York Post in 1801 – and we never would have made it without your support. ...
Tags: Business, America, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Community, Local News, Daily News, Northridge, Tom, Alexander Hamilton, San Fernando Valley, Los Angeles Daily News, Woolsey, Walter Cronkite, Dennis McCarthy


Culper Precision Discontinues Block 19 Glock Customization

Last week, Culper Precision made a big splash in the firearms industry with the introduction of their Block 19 customization of Gen 3 and 4 Glock 19 pistols. That splash also caught the attention of the national news media, as well as the LEGO corporation. LEGO issued a cease and desist letter to Culper Precision […] Read More … The post Culper Precision Discontinues Block 19 Glock Customization appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Companies, Lego, Daily News, Glock, Pistols, Glock 19, Semi-Auto, Cease And Desist, Culper Precision, Block19, Block 19, Glock Customization


Anderson Manufacturing Claims #1 Spot in US Firearms Production

For the third year running, Anderson Manufacturing has once again claimed the #1 spot in “Miscellaneous Firearms Production.” This unprecedented accomplishment follows on the heels of two previous years where Anderson Manufacturing produced well over 300,000 firearms outranking other firearms giants like Brownells, Ruger, Mossberg, and Palmetto State Armory. Anderson Manufacturing @ TFB: NEW: Anderson […] Read More … The post Anderson Manufacturing Claims #1 Spot in US Firearms Production appea...
Tags: News, Guns, US, Companies, Gun Sales, Anderson, Daily News, ATF, AR 15, Anderson Manufacturing, Anderson Manufacturing Claims, Brownells Ruger Mossberg


New VRF14 12 Gauge Semi-Auto Firearm from Rock Island Armory

There is nearly an endless amount of semi-auto shotguns available on the market today to choose from. However, I don’t think I’ve ever seen anything quite like the VRF14 before. The new VRF14 from Rock Island Armory is the company’s newest offering that takes the concept of a Mossberg Shockwave or Remington TAC-14 and melds […] Read More … The post New VRF14 12 Gauge Semi-Auto Firearm from Rock Island Armory appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Shotguns, Daily News, RIA, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Non-nfa, Rock Island Armory, Firearm, Semi-Auto, 12-gauge, Not A Shotgun, VRF14


New TC86 Takedown Rifle from Taylor’s & Company

Taylor’s & Company has been in the business of importing dutifully recreated Old West firearms as well as modern designs. Taylor’s is proud to announce their latest offering the T86 Takedown Rifle as an addition to their Lifestyle Series for 2021. The TC86 will be a 16.5″ rifle chambered in .45-70 Government. Intended for “the […] Read More … The post New TC86 Takedown Rifle from Taylor’s & Company appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Taylor, Daily News, Rifles, Lever Action, 45-70, Taylor s Company, Takedown Rifle, TC86 Takedown


RCBS Introduces The ChargeMaster Link Electronic Powder Dispenser

The RCBS ChargeMaster line of powder measures is the top of the line when it comes to reloading equipment. With a grain measuring resolution of 0.1 grains and a 2000 grain capacity, the new Bluetooth compatible RCBS ChargeMaster Link is the latest addition to the ChargeMaster lineup. RCBS has recently released the full details of […] Read More … The post RCBS Introduces The ChargeMaster Link Electronic Powder Dispenser appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Bluetooth, Guns, Powder, Daily News, Ammunition, Reloading, RCBS, Chargemaster, Chargemaster Link


Westley Richards Synthetic All Weather Mountain Rifle

Started by late Simon Dominic Clode (Chairman & Managing Director of Westley Richards) in 2015, the Westley Richards Synthetic All Weather Mountain Rifle project has come to fruition. The company published an article telling the story of this rather unusual Westley Richards bolt-action rifle. Let’s take a closer look. Westley Richards @ TFB: Hemingway’s .577 Nitro Rifle […] Read More … The post Westley Richards Synthetic All Weather Mountain Rifle appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Hemingway, Daily News, Rifles, 300 Win Mag, Bolt Action, Westley Richards, In Pursuit Of The Best Gun, Simon Clode, Synthetic All Weather Mountain Rifle, Simon Dominic Clode


ODIN Works OTR-15 Billet Receiver Set

ODIN Works released their first complete AR-15 pattern rifle, the Odin Tactical Rifle or OTR-15, back in November of 2020 and a couple of weeks ago they introduced the 6.5 Grendel version of the OTR-15. Both of these rifles are built on in-house machined billet aluminum receivers. Now for those of you who’d like to build […] Read More … The post ODIN Works OTR-15 Billet Receiver Set appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, OTR, Ar-15, 7075, Odin Works, Billet Receiver, ODIN Tactical Rifle, OTR-15, ODIN Works OTR, OTR-15 billet receiver set


US Army Selects Trijicon MGRS As New Heavy Machine Gun Optic

The US Army MMO or Mounted Machine gun Optic program has selected the Trijicon MGRS (Machine Gun Reflex Sight) for use on the Browning M2 and M2A1 platforms. The initial MMO program started in 2018 put out a request to manufacturers for a mounted weapon platform optic in order to facilitate “faster target acquisition times […] Read More … The post US Army Selects Trijicon MGRS As New Heavy Machine Gun Optic appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Army, US Army, Optics, Daily News, Trijicon, MGRS, Reflex/Red Dot, Mounted Machine gun Optic, MIL/LE, Machine Gun Optic, Trijicon MGRS, US Army MMO


Bushnell’s New XRS3 and DMR3 Elite Tactical Scopes

Bushnell has updated their Elite Tactical riflescope lineup with new versions of the XRS and DMR optics, the XRS3 and DMR3. Though Bushnell is known for being a budget-oriented brand, their Elite Tactical line includes full-featured scopes that compete with many of the big-name long-range optics. Bushnell @ TFB: Bushnell’s New Fusion X 10×42 Rangefinding […] Read More … The post Bushnell’s New XRS3 and DMR3 Elite Tactical Scopes appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Optics, Ffp, Daily News, Bushnell, DMR, Scopes, Long Range, Mrad, Product Announcement, XRS, First focal plane


Rigby Land Rover Defender: Fit For A King

Land Rover vehicles – perfect means of transportation for hunting trips with bespoke British guns! Well, British gunmakers apparently agree with this statement as they introduce custom Land Rovers tailored for this purpose. We’ve previously seen the Holland & Holland Range Rover and today we’ll take a look at another British gun company and Land Rover […] Read More … The post Rigby Land Rover Defender: Fit For A King appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Companies, Land Rover, Daily News, Rigby, Other Gear & Gadgets, Holland Holland Range Rover, John Rigby & Co, Defender 130, Kingsmen Editions, Traditional English Guncases


Vickers Guide 1911 Volume I & II Available for Preorder

Having firearms books with high-quality photos and interesting factoids is a must for any self-respecting gun owner looking to decorate their coffee table. Even if you don’t read them they are always nice to have around for guests who come over. One such series of books I’ve seen gain a lot of popularity is the […] Read More … The post Vickers Guide 1911 Volume I & II Available for Preorder appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Books, Guns, Daily News, Vickers, 1911, Pistols, Semi-Auto, Vickers Guide, 1911 Volume 1


NEW From the Nighthawk Ambassador Series: The Delegate

Nighthawk Custom is no stranger to high-end 1911s. Recently, Nighthawk released the first in what they’re calling the Ambassador Series. This is the second installation in the series. Introducing the Delegate. Nighthawk Custom @ TFB: Nighthawk Custom VIP Agent 2 Limited Edition Pistol The Thunder Ranch Combat Special by Nighthawk Custom Nighthawk Custom Shadow Hawk Long Slide Pistol […] Read More … The post NEW From the Nighthawk Ambassador Series: The Delegate appeared first on The Firearm Blo...
Tags: Guns, Delegate, Daily News, Nighthawk Custom, 1911, Concealed Carry, 9mm, Pistols, Product Announcement, 45 ACP, Semi-Auto, Nighthawk Custom Nighthawk Custom


Wilson Combat Announces Expansion of Facilities and Production

Wilson Combat‘s history in the firearms industry stretches back nearly half a century. From his background as a trained watchmaker, company founder Bill Wilson made the jump into guns in 1974 with a retail store, then shifted to manufacturing three years later. From the late 1970s to today, the brand’s principal domain has been in […] Read More … The post Wilson Combat Announces Expansion of Facilities and Production appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Companies, Expansion, Tour, Manufacturing, Wilson, Daily News, Bill Wilson, Ar-15, Wilson Combat, 1911, Ken Hackathorn, Wilson Combat Announces Expansion of Facilities


The Switchblade: SIG SAUER Announces New M400 Series AR Pistol

SIG SAUER is one of the biggest names in the world of gun brands. They’ve produced more than a few massively popular firearm models in their nearly half-century history. The recent transition from their German roots to a new US-based operational structure, with SIG Germany having shut down just over a year ago, appears to […] Read More … The post The Switchblade: SIG SAUER Announces New M400 Series AR Pistol appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, US, Daily News, Sig Sauer, Ar-15, AR Pistol, 5.56, Product Announcement, SwitchBlade, Pistol Stabilizing Brace, M400, SIG Germany, 11.5" Barrel, Magpul BSL, Rifle-caliber Pistol