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Hatsan Introduces the Blitz, a Full-Auto .30-Cal Air Rifle

Airgunners and pellet slingers, this one is for you. Among a few other product lines, Turkey’s Hatsan Arms produces a wide array of pellet guns. With a 8th July press release, Hatsan’s US division has announced a new full-auto .30-cal airgun: the Blitz. Small backyard varmints, time to hide in your burrows! Hatsan’s release reads […] Read More … The post Hatsan Introduces the Blitz, a Full-Auto .30-Cal Air Rifle appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, US, Turkey, Press Releases, Air Rifle, Blitz, Daily News, Hatsan, Air Guns, Full-auto, AIRGUN, Product Announcement, Pellet Gun, Blitz a Full Auto


You Can Buy Burt Reynolds Concealed Carry Rossi Revolver

KeepShooting.com has just put the concealed carry weapon of Burt Reynolds up for sale on their website. The Hollywood star had this customized Rossi .38 Special Revolver as his personal concealed weapon as he went about his daily routine as a television star. You Can Buy Burt Reynolds Concealed Carry Rossi Revolver It seems that […] Read More … The post You Can Buy Burt Reynolds Concealed Carry Rossi Revolver appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Hollywood, Guns, Revolver, Burt Reynolds, Daily News, ROSSI, Hollywood Guns, Guns of Hollywood, Rossi Model 68, Rossi Revolver


US Army Armaments Center Patents New M4 Heavy Barrel

“The M4A1 Carbine is a lightweight, 5.56 millimeter, magazine fed, gas operated, air cooled, shoulder fired weapon.” For many years, US Army Infantrymen have had this phrase, or a slight variation of it, drilled into their heads until they could recite it perfectly. The above version was the one I learned verbatim during my time […] Read More … The post US Army Armaments Center Patents New M4 Heavy Barrel appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Army, Press Releases, US Army, Patent, M4, Daily News, Rifles, Picatinny Arsenal, M4a1, Semi-Auto, Barrel, AR Patterned, MIL/LE, Heavy barrel


Tactix Delta Solar: Smartwatch for Shooters

Smartwatches are everywhere these days. All across the US, it’s hard to leave your home without seeing someone with an Apple Watch or Samsung Galaxy Watch on their wrist. While these pieces of wearable tech may have good applicability in day-to-day life, the uses for shooting have been a bit more limited – until now. […] Read More … The post Tactix Delta Solar: Smartwatch for Shooters appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, US, Solar, Smart Watch, Garmin, Daily News, Shooting Accessories, Other Gear & Gadgets, Applied Ballistics, Product Announcement, Ballistics Calculator, Samsung Galaxy Watch, Tactix delta


NSSF Resource: Using Social Media Effectively In Times Of Crisis

As much as I would like to relocate all social media to the burning dumpster fire part of the internet and close the door, for businesses it can be their main channel of communication with potential customers. Unwelcome guests that we are, our gun-loving thoughts, ideas and passions need to be on mainstream social media […] Read More … The post NSSF Resource: Using Social Media Effectively In Times Of Crisis appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Social Media, Companies, Webinar, Daily News, NSSF, Shooting Sports


ReBAMFed! Cobalt Kinetics Now Under New Ownership!

In 2019 TFB reported about ongoing changes at Cobalt Kinetics, from starting to manufacture a line of 1911 derivatives to ceasing the production of AR-15 models. On top of this, the company also cooperated with MARS Inc. to, unsuccessfully, compete in the US Army NGSW Program, with a peculiar long recoil operated rifle. Now we […] Read More … The post ReBAMFed! Cobalt Kinetics Now Under New Ownership! appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Companies, Press Releases, Company News, Daily News, Mars Inc, Ar-15, Cobalt Kinetics, ReBAMFed Cobalt Kinetics, US Army NGSW Program


Davidson’s Brings Standard Manufacturing on Board

Standard Manufacturing is a relatively young company, having only been around for six years. In that fairly short time, they have produced an eclectic mix of guns. Their unusual lineup includes a number of double-barrel pump and semi-auto shotguns, high-dollar single-action revolvers, a smattering of 1911s, and the particularly odd S333 “Thunderstruck” – which is […] Read More … The post Davidson’s Brings Standard Manufacturing on Board appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Press Releases, Daily News, Davidson, Davidson's, Gallery of Guns, Standard Manufacturing, Thunderstruck, Gun Brands, Brings Standard Manufacturing on Board, Standard Manufacturing on Board


Howa Adds Kratos Camo Full-Dip Rifle to Product Line

Not so long ago, the vast majority of hunting rifles were only available with traditional wood furniture or they were of the all-black tactical variety. If you wanted something different in the aesthetic department, you would likely have to break out some rattle-can spray paint in a selection of browns and greens or find something […] Read More … The post Howa Adds Kratos Camo Full-Dip Rifle to Product Line appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Press Releases, Daily News, Hogue, Camo, HOWA, Rifles, Kratos, Bolt Action, Product Announcement, Full Dip, Howa Adds Kratos Camo Full


New Partnership: Silencer Shop And Orchid Advisors Join Forces

Although I don’t have a Federal Firearms License (FFL), I thoroughly appreciate the industry information and analysis from the professionals at Orchid Advisors. Already providing a suite of solutions to help FFL’s take care of business, Orchid Advisors and our friends at Silencer Shop are announcing a partnership to help clients in the industry manage […] Read More … The post New Partnership: Silencer Shop And Orchid Advisors Join Forces appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Companies, Daily News, Federal Firearms License FFL, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, FFL, Orchid Advisors, Silencer Shop, ATF Compliance, silencer Shiop, Orchid Advisors Already


The New Viridian E-Series Ruger Specialized Green Lasers

Viridian Weapon Technologies has been in the business of offering reliable, smart, and innovative weapon integrated weapon lights, cameras, and lasers that offer users great visibility, documenting, and aiming reliability for quite a while now. Viridian Weapon Technologies has just released its E-Series green laser lineup for Ruger pistols with the first two being the […] Read More … The post The New Viridian E-Series Ruger Specialized Green Lasers appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Lasers, Daily News, Shooting Accessories, Other Gear & Gadgets, Viridian, Viridian Weapon Technologies, Pistol Attachments


Homemade Ruger PC Carbine Stock With Influence From WW2

The Ruger PC Carbine garnered plenty of aftermarket support, almost as soon as it was released, but tinkerers have been having their fun with it too.  Some of our TFB readers surely remember one such homemade Ruger PC Carbine project that involved using a surplus PPSh stock, but our friend Axel reached into more German […] Read More … The post Homemade Ruger PC Carbine Stock With Influence From WW2 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Diy, Guns, Homemade, Daily News, Ruger, Axel, Mg42, Cetme, M1 Thompson, Ruger PC Carbine, Submachine Guns/Pistol Caliber Carbines


RA-15 – New AR-Style Rifle Designed in Russia

Many think of Russia as a land of Kalashnikov and the US as a realm of AR-15, but the reality is always more complicated. Many US companies produce different variants of an AK platform and several Russian companies manufacture AR-style rifles. Until recently, those Russian ARs were pretty typical run-off-the-mill builds, but recently one of […] Read More … The post RA-15 – New AR-Style Rifle Designed in Russia appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Russia, US, Daily News, Ar-15, Rifles, AR15, AR Patterned, RA-15


Armenia Starts Assembling AK-103 Rifles

The news concerning the establishment of an AK-103 assembly line in Armenia has been reported by several Armenian and Russian sources within the past month, however, there was no official statement. Yesterday, this information was officially confirmed as the Government of the Republic of Armenia published a news release covering Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan’s visit […] Read More … The post Armenia Starts Assembling AK-103 Rifles appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Defense, Armenia, Assembly Line, Daily News, Republic of Armenia, AK-47 / AK-74 / Everything AK, Ak-103, Kalashnikov Concern, Nikol Pashinyan, Royalsys Engineering Ltd, Neutron GAM


CZ-USA Releases Bren 2 922r Compliance Conversion Kits

Two weeks ago, CZ issued a soft release of their U.S.-made conversion kits for the Bren 2. The kits are made for Bren owners that wish to update the furniture to have the look and functionality of the Czech-made version. For those unaware, U.S. law, (18 U.S. Code § 922) commonly referred to as “922r” requires […] Read More … The post CZ-USA Releases Bren 2 922r Compliance Conversion Kits appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, SBR, Bren, Rifles, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, CZ, CZ-USA, 5.56x45, 7.62x39, Bren 2, Product Announcement, Semi-Auto, CZ USA Releases Bren, USA Releases Bren


ZEV Technologies Introduces New Custom SIG Z320 Pistols

By now, the ZEV Technologies brand is practically synonymous with high-end custom guns, especially Glocks. The Centralia, Washington-based company began in 2006 by offering competition-focused drop-in Glock replacement triggers. Over the last fourteen years, they have expanded their offerings to include a vast spectrum of premium upgrade parts for Glock handguns, some SIG parts, their […] Read More … The post ZEV Technologies Introduces New Custom SIG Z320 Pistols appeared first on The Firearm ...
Tags: News, Guns, Daily News, Zev, Sig Sauer, Pistols, Product Announcement, Semi-Auto, Zev Technologies, P320, Centralia Washington, XCompact, XCarry, Z320, ZEV Technologies Introduces New Custom SIG


New AK Muzzle Brakes and Triangle Stock by Circle 10 AK

Circle 10 AK has added three new products to their line of AK accessories – two muzzle brakes and a version of their fixed aluminum triangle stock compatible with Yugoslavian AKs. All these new AK products are made in the United States thus each of them counts as one 922(r) compliance parts when building AKs […] Read More … The post New AK Muzzle Brakes and Triangle Stock by Circle 10 AK appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, United States, Daily News, AK-47 / AK-74 / Everything AK, Other Gear & Gadgets, Muzzle Brake, Xs, Circle 10 AK, Triangle Stock, T-72


Strike Industries STRIKE 80 Compact 80% Glock Frame Kit

Strike Industries first introduced these 80% polymer Glock frames back in January, at SHOT Show 2020. These frames are manufactured by Polymer80, however, they feature some ergonomic and aesthetic changes that set them apart from Polymer80’s own frames. Recently, Strike Industries announced that the new Strike 80 Compact frame kits are now available for preorder. The Strike […] Read More … The post Strike Industries STRIKE 80 Compact 80% Glock Frame Kit appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, 80, Daily News, Strike Industries, Pistols, Glock 19, Semi-Auto, Polymer80, Pistol Frame Kit, Strike 80, Strike 80 Compact, Recently Strike Industries


Reptilia Diving Board Mount Introduced for 34mm Scopes

Nevada-based Reptilia Corp has been putting out firearms accessories like optics mounts and weaponlight mounts for over a decade, drawing on prior experience with companies like Magpul, SilencerCo, and others. Products like their dot mounts, RMR mounts, and light bodies have proven to be popular rifle add-ons. With a July 1st announcement, they have expanded […] Read More … The post Reptilia Diving Board Mount Introduced for 34mm Scopes appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Nevada, Optics, Daily News, Mount, RMR, Scopes, Product Announcement, Reptilia, Diving Board, Reptilia Corp, 34mm, Geissele Super Precision, Reptilia Diving Board Mount Introduced, Magpul SilencerCo


Icarus Precision ACE 365 XL Hybrid Pro: Full-Length SIG P365 XL Aluminum Grip Module

Icarus Precision released their first SIG pistol grip module about a year ago and since then, the company has been steadily adding new models to the ACE (Accuracy, Control, Enhanced) family of aluminum grip modules designed for different models of SIG Sauer handguns. At SHOT Show 2020, we saw some of their newest products and […] Read More … The post Icarus Precision ACE 365 XL Hybrid Pro: Full-Length SIG P365 XL Aluminum Grip Module appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, Sig Sauer, Pistols, Other Gear & Gadgets, Semi-Auto, P365 XL, Icarus Precision, Grip Module, ACE 365 XL Hybrid Pro, Aluminum Grip Module


New Night Sights: XS Announces More DXT2 and DXW2 Options

Night sights are often one of the first modifications that shooters make to their handguns – and in many cases, the only change they may choose. There is a vast array of different makes/models to choose from, and it isn’t uncommon for someone who has a plethora of pistols to use the same version of […] Read More … The post New Night Sights: XS Announces More DXT2 and DXW2 Options appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Daily News, Concealed Carry, Pistols, Tritium, Night Sights, XS Sights, Product Announcement, DXT2, DXW2


The US Army Announces the Selection of Interim Anti-Drone Systems

The US Army has announced the selection of a raft of anti-drone systems to combat the threat of small drones which are proliferating on battlefields around the world. The new Counter-Small Unmanned Aircraft System (C-sUAS) capabilities range from fixed systems to optics for small arms. Small drones pose a real and increasing danger to ground forces, […] Read More … The post The US Army Announces the Selection of Interim Anti-Drone Systems appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Defense, Drones, US Army, Daily News, Other Gear & Gadgets, Smart Shooter, MIL/LE, Counter-Small Unmanned Aircraft System, DroneBuster, Joint C-sUAS Office


Pork Chop Anyone? MasterPiece Arms New Purpose Built Varmint Gun

MasterPiece Arms (MPA) has been in the business of making great bolt action rifles and chassis systems for years. They’ve just announced their latest addition to their line of chassis rifles – the Pork Chop rifle. This is a purpose-designed rifle for varmint hunters, ranchers, and those who need a rifle for herd management purposes. […] Read More … The post Pork Chop Anyone? MasterPiece Arms New Purpose Built Varmint Gun appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Mpa, Daily News, Rifles, MasterPiece Arms, Bolt Action, Pork Chop, Varmint Rifle, Chassis Rifle


Daily News Outstanding Spring Senior: Harvard-Westlake’s Pete Crow-Armstrong, baseball

Support our high school sports coverage by becoming a digital subscriber. Subscribe now. The Los Angeles Daily News is selecting an Outstanding Senior from each spring sport to honor some of the top student-athletes who didn’t get a chance to complete their final high school season due to COVID-19. BASEBALL Outstanding Senior: Pete Crow-Armstrong, Harvard-Westlake Nothing is more outstanding than turning professional out of high school. That’s what Harvard-Westlake’s Pete Crow-Armstrong did on...
Tags: Sports, Sport, Soccer, Mlb, Chatsworth, High School Sports, New York Mets, Daily News, Vanderbilt, Wolverines, PCA, Los Angeles Daily News, Lucas Giolito, Harvard Westlake, CIF Southern Section Division, High School Baseball


FN SCAR-H and a Whole Lot More for Indian Special Forces

With India’s armed forces still awaiting a new service rifle, it seems that Indian Special Forces are forging on ahead. Indian media outlets have reported that India’s Para (Special Forces) unit have selected the 7.62x51mm FN SCAR-H along with a number of other weapons. The selection has reportedly been approved by the Indian Ministry of […] Read More … The post FN SCAR-H and a Whole Lot More for Indian Special Forces appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, India, Defense, Law Enforcement, Daily News, Special Forces, Rifles, Sof, Night Vision, Machine Guns, Paramilitary, MIL/LE, Indian Border Forces, Indian Police Forces, Indian Special Forces


New HIPERFIRE X2S Family Of Two-Stage AR Triggers

HIPERFIRE has introduced a new line of two-stage AR triggers called X2S. This trigger family currently consists of three triggers – MOD-1, MOD-2 and MOD-3. All three triggers are compatible with AR-15 and AR-10 type firearms as well as AR-pattern pistol caliber carbines including the SIG Sauer MPX. Let’s see what other features the new HIPERFIRE X2S […] Read More … The post New HIPERFIRE X2S Family Of Two-Stage AR Triggers appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, Ar-15, Other Gear & Gadgets, Two Stage, Hiperfire, AR Trigger, HIPERFIRE X2S, X2S


Herman Cain tests positive for Covid-19 after attending Trump's Tulsa rally – live

Cain attended reelection campaign rally in OklahomaMnuchin: Trump administration has no regrets about reopening pushTrump has ‘gone awol’ as president amid pandemic, says ex-CIA directorGhislaine Maxwell ‘assisted in abuse of minor girls’ says FBI co-headSign up to our First Thing newsletter 8.29pm BST Over on the West Coast, California governor Gavin Newsom said Thursday that COVID cases have jumped over the past week. Breaking: Gov @GavinNewsom says #coronavirus positivity rate in CA has j...
Tags: New York, Russia, CA, World news, US news, Fbi, US politics, Oxford, Maxwell, US crime, Cia, Donald Trump, Gavin Newsom, Robert Maxwell, Trump, Daily News


MDT Announces New Inlet Options for XRS Chassis

Precision rifle shooters, this one is for you. British Columbia-based Modular Driven Technologies, or MDT for short, has grown into a popular brand since its founding in 2009. Their long-gun chassis systems and other sniper rifle components are loved by many users of Remington actions, Savage, Howa, and more. One of their hit products, covered […] Read More … The post MDT Announces New Inlet Options for XRS Chassis appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Precision, Chassis, Columbia, Daily News, Rifles, MDT, Bolt Action, Product Announcement, Modular Driven Technologies, XRS, Firearms Customization


New From Faxon Firearms: Fill-In Magazine Marker Bands

Faxon firearms have added a new product to their line of firearms accessories. The new Fill-In Magazine Marker Bands are a cheap and easy way to keep your magazines marked when they are loaded. These marker bands could keep an unaware individual from loading the wrong ammunition into your rifle. New From Faxon Firearms: Fill-In […] Read More … The post New From Faxon Firearms: Fill-In Magazine Marker Bands appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Accessories, Guns, Magazines, Daily News, Faxon, Other Gear & Gadgets, Faxon Firearms, Fill-In Magazine Marker Bands, Marker Bands


Weatherby Vanguard MeatEater Special Edition Rifle

Weatherby has teamed up with MeatEater outdoor company to release a new iteration of their Vanguard bolt action rifle. The company describes the new Vanguard MeatEater rifle as a “culmination of in-field experience, trends, and Meat Eater’s personal touches rolled into a collaboration between two top brands in the outdoor industry“. Let’s see what features these […] Read More … The post Weatherby Vanguard MeatEater Special Edition Rifle appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Special Edition, Daily News, Vanguard, Weatherby Vanguard, Weatherby, Rifles, MeatEater, Bolt Action


End Of An Era: No More GLOCK Gen4 Guns; .40S&W Will Go Gen5

It appears that what many of us were predicting finally happened yesterday: GLOCK Gen4 guns are no longer being produced in favor of the Gen5 GLOCK pistols. Residents of California and other more restrictive states have nothing to fear: the Gen3 GLOCKs will continue to be manufactured to support those customers. In addition, the GLOCK […] Read More … The post End Of An Era: No More GLOCK Gen4 Guns; .40S&W Will Go Gen5 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, California, Companies, Breaking News, Daily News, Glock, Pistols, Semi-Auto, 40S&W, Gen5, Gen4