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POTD: Dutch Korps Mariniers with SIG SUR300

Following the recent terrorist incident in Utrecht, Netherlands, Dutch special forces have been deployed. We’ve gotten some good photos of members of the Dutch Korps Mariniers armed with the SIG Sauer Suppressed Upper Receiver (SUR) in .300 Blackout built on an MCX upper. The Dutch Dienst Speciale Interventies (DIS) or Special Interventions Service combines police and special forces […] Read More … The post POTD: Dutch Korps Mariniers with SIG SUR300 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Potd, Utrecht Netherlands, Special Forces, Photo of the Day, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, SIG SUR300, MIL/LE, Korps Mariniers, Dutch Korps Mariniers, Special Interventions Service


SILENCER SATURDAY #65: BOMBPROOF – Energetic Armament VOX

Good morning everyone and thanks for joining us for the 65th installment of TFB’s Silencer Saturday. Even though the seasons officially changed this week, the weather refuses to cooperate with my range schedule. As such, this weeks Silencer review of the Energetic Armament VOX will be broken up into two parts: an overview of the […] Read More … The post SILENCER SATURDAY #65: BOMBPROOF – Energetic Armament VOX appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Editorial, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Silencer Saturday


3D Printed Acoustic Metamaterials: A New Frontier For Suppressors?

Recent research from the Department of Mechanical Engineering of Boston University made headlines in several non-specialized blogs and media, thanks to its potential. Boston Engineers managed to design and manufacture a noise canceling barrier which allows airflow to pass through. The team of Engineers set forth on developing a sound barrier that could, for example, […] Read More … The post 3D Printed Acoustic Metamaterials: A New Frontier For Suppressors? appeared first on The Firearm Blog. ...
Tags: Guns, Daily News, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Suppressor, 3D printed, Metamaterial, Boston Engineers


Muzzle Your (Bull)Pup – OSS Is Now The Official Suppressor For IWI

If you haven’t followed our recent coverage of OSS Suppressors, the Millcreek, UT based company has undergone a near-complete transformation in the past few years. What used to be a hexagonal, multi-part suppressor that would confuse even veteran NFA owners, is now a sleek, round, one piece tube available in either steel or titanium and […] Read More … The post Muzzle Your (Bull)Pup – OSS Is Now The Official Suppressor For IWI appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Press Releases, Oss, NFA, Iwi, Rifles, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Semi-Auto, Official Suppressor, OSS Suppressors the Millcreek UT


NEW Liberty Suppressors Infiniti X Lightweight Silencer

Liberty Suppressors has published a video announcing the addition of new Infiniti X can to their line of silencers. Apparently, this is a reintroduction of the discontinued Infiniti suppressor except the new one has a number of features borrowed from the company’s Mystic X suppressor. Let’s watch the video first. And here is the description of this new […] Read More … The post NEW Liberty Suppressors Infiniti X Lightweight Silencer appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Suppressor, Liberty Suppressors, Silencer, Infiniti X


SILENCER SATURDAY #64: 5.56mm Allen Engineering Suppressors

Good afternoon friends and thanks for joining us once again for TFB’s Silencer Saturday. We have a special treat for you today: a comprehensive test of five of the most popular Allen Engineering Suppressors available. The M4S, AEM2, AEM3 and AEM4 respectively are all designed around the profile of the M4 barrel. As a comparison, […] Read More … The post SILENCER SATURDAY #64: 5.56mm Allen Engineering Suppressors appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, TFB, Rifles, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Silencer Saturday, AR Patterned, Allen Engineering Suppressors


TWIST OFF! Innovative Wrenches From SuppressorTools.com

For those of you who shoot suppressed and also understand the satisfaction from a purpose-built tool, Warren Innovative Technologies may have just the thing for you. SuppressorTools.com has almost 20 3D printed tools, each one is designed specifically for today’s most popular silencers. I’m hoping to get my hands on a couple for a lightning review […] Read More … The post TWIST OFF! Innovative Wrenches From SuppressorTools.com appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Reviews, Guns, Daily News, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Suppressor Tools, Warren Innovative Technologies


Liberty Suppressors WHITETAIL Rifle

Introduced a little over a month ago, the Whitetail rifle is quite an interesting new Liberty Suppressors product for hunters. It is basically a shortened and suppressed Ruger American Rifle chambered in 6.5mm Creedmoor. The company advertises this weapon as an integrally suppressed rifle. Here is how the company describes the Whitetail rifle (quoted from […] Read More … The post Liberty Suppressors WHITETAIL Rifle appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, Creedmoor, Rifles, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Whitetail, Bolt Action, Liberty Suppressors WHITETAIL


British Squad Firepower: The Bren Light Machine Gun

The Bren light machine gun was one of the more robust and successful light machine gun designs to see service in the Second World War among the Allied forces. During the war, it was even produced full scale not only in Britain but also in Canada and Australia where it saw extensive service with the […] Read More … The post British Squad Firepower: The Bren Light Machine Gun appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Australia, Canada, Britain, Ww2, NFA, Bren, TFBTV, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Machine Guns, TFB TV


YHM ULTimate AR15 Upper Review – Subsonic 300BLK Metering

Hot off the heels of double Yankee Hill Machine silencer reviews this past Saturday, we are right back at you today with some 300BLK subsonic goodness. The YHM ULTimate upper receiver (“top end”) was announced in mid-October 2018, and since the government “processing” of NFA items like suppressors is painfully slow, even if you bought […] Read More … The post YHM ULTimate AR15 Upper Review – Subsonic 300BLK Metering appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Reviews, Guns, NFA, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Yankee Hill Machine, 300 BLACKOUT, AR Patterned, dB meter, Suppressed Upper, YHM ULTimate


TFB Exclusive: Tour Of ISS Props – Cave Of Wonders

Last September The Firearm Blog got a behind the scenes look at how an episode of Hollywood Weapons was made. Larry Zanoff, one of the co-stars of the show, is the lead armorer at Independent Studio Services (ISS) Props. While we were in town, Larry gave us a tour of ISS Props’ cave of wonders. […] Read More … The post TFB Exclusive: Tour Of ISS Props – Cave Of Wonders appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Hollywood, Guns, Iss, Editorial, Props, Larry, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Larry Zanoff, Indepedent Studio Services, Independent Studio Services ISS


THE MORE YOU KNOW: What Is An Assault Rifle?

Of all the questions in the gun world, What Is An Assault Rifle, seems to be the one answered and used by those least competent to do so. And since TFB is (arguably) the world’s leading resource on firearms, I thought we should take a minute to settle the debate once and for all. So, […] Read More … The post THE MORE YOU KNOW: What Is An Assault Rifle? appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, The More You Know, TFB, Rifles, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Assault Rifle, Machine Guns


Silencer Saturday #63: YHM Resonator And YHM Turbo REVIEWS

Good afternoon everyone and thank you for reading TFB’s Silencer Saturday, where we voluntarily register our firearms with the government and gladly pay $200 for the pleasure to do so. Today we get to review the YHM Resonator and YHM Turbo, complete with some scientific decibel meter readings. We have also shot and tested the […] Read More … The post Silencer Saturday #63: YHM Resonator And YHM Turbo REVIEWS appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Reviews, Guns, TFB, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Silencer Saturday


VFGs, AOWs, PSBs and SBRs: A Return To Understanding The NFA

In the past few years, we have drilled down into the netherworld of NFA laws, attempting to determine the subtle differences between short barreled rifles (SBRs), Any Other Weapons (AOWs) and simply firearms. We’ve also reviewed the new ATF accessory classification process and gone over the use of the ATF eForm system that anyone can […] Read More … The post VFGs, AOWs, PSBs and SBRs: A Return To Understanding The NFA appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, ATF, SBR, Brace, NFA, AOW, PSB, Pistols, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Pistol Stabilizing Brace, VGF


TFB REVIEW: KNS SwitchSight Glock Sights

You just bought a Glock, and let’s face it, those plastic factory Glock sights are flat out embarrassing. Plastic sights on a metal slide just don’t make a whole lot of sense, and they are definitely nothing to write home about. When it comes time to upgrade those sights there are two things you may […] Read More … The post TFB REVIEW: KNS SwitchSight Glock Sights appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Reviews, Guns, Optics, Editorial, Glock, Pistols, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Silencers, Glock 17, Dead Air, Dead Air Armamanet, Semi-Auto, Pistol Mounted Red Dot, KNS Precision, Reflex/Red Dot, Switchsight


Edelweiss Raid 2019 – “Unofficial World Championship of Mountain Soldiers “

The “Edelweiss Raid 2019” is an international, military special competition for mountain fighters from 12 nations. The competition teams come from Austria, Germany, France, Bulgaria, Italy, Montenegro, Poland, Russia, Romania, Slovenia, Spain and the USA. Most of these photos were chosen as they include some firearms that we don’t see too often in the open. […] Read More … The post Edelweiss Raid 2019 – “Unofficial World Championship of Mountain Soldiers “ appeared first on The Firearm Blog. ...
Tags: Usa, Guns, Austria, Slovenia, Daily News, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Bullpup, F2000, FAMAS, HK G36, HK416F, Steyr Aug, AR Patterned, Austrian Bundesheer, MIL/LE, ARX160 A2


Heckler & Koch 416F deployed in Sahel, Africa

According to this report from the French Armed Forces, they seem very happy with their new Heckler & Koch HK416Fs in the deserts of Sahel. They have used the HK416 out to 600 meters, with good results. It may sound silly, but if you previously had to hand-carry your flash/weapon-light as you couldn’t mount them […] Read More … The post Heckler & Koch 416F deployed in Sahel, Africa appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, France, Africa, Mali, Desert, Daily News, Koch, French Armed Forces, Eotech, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Heckler & Koch, FAMAS, HK416 A5, HK416F, Aimpoint CompM5, AR Patterned


SILENCER SATURDAY #62: Yankee Hill ULTimate And Reader’s Notes

Welcome back to TFB’s Silencer Saturday, where even the best firearms are incomplete without a proper suppressor. Since that stupid groundhog seems to have been wrong about the change of seasons yet again, testing of our next batch of silencers has been postponed a few days. Here’s what we have in store for you in […] Read More … The post SILENCER SATURDAY #62: Yankee Hill ULTimate And Reader’s Notes appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, TFB, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Yankee Hill, Silencer Saturday


New Sound Suppressors from Voere (Austria)

Voere of Austria’s Sten-styled, suppressed rifle that accommodates AR15 magazines – the VOERE S16 – caused quite a lot of discussions when TFB wrote about it last year. Voere has more hush-hush in stock, with their brand new sound suppressors available for hunting and sporting. The material is combination of carbon, steel and aluminum and judging […] Read More … The post New Sound Suppressors from Voere (Austria) appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Austria, Daily News, TFB, Sten, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Sound Suppressor, Voere, Monolithic, VOERE Präzisionstechnik, VOERE S16, Voere Austria


[EnforceTac] FN Introduces 300BLK SCAR-SC Subcompact Carbine

In 2017, at the French exhibition Milipol, TFB told you about and showed you pictures of FN Herstal’s SCAR-SC with 300 BLK in development. Time flies, and as Enforce Tac 2019 open 6 – 7 March 2019 in Nuremberg (Germany), TFB will be there to examine the real one. Enforce Tac is an international trade fair for […] Read More … The post [EnforceTac] FN Introduces 300BLK SCAR-SC Subcompact Carbine appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Time, Rfid, Press Releases, Nuremberg Germany, Keymod, Honey Badger, FN Herstal, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, FN SCAR, 300 BLK, Semi-Auto, EnforceTac, FN SCAR-SC Subcompact Carbine, MIL/LE, Bavarian State Police


[IDEX 2019] Hamond Suppressors from Ukraine

Hamond is a small Ukrainian company designing and manufacturing suppressors from cal .22 to 30 mm. Engineer Evgeniy Moskalenko, the CEO and chief designer of Hamond, brought to IDEX a selection of cutaway models showing an array of different internal geometries. Hamond Suppressors The suppressors at IDEX, in the Calidus exhibition area, showcased the evolution of […] Read More … The post [IDEX 2019] Hamond Suppressors from Ukraine appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Ukraine, Daily News, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Suppressors, Silencers, IDEX, IDEX 2019, Hamond, Hamond Suppressors, Evgeniy Moskalenko


Very Rare! Cutaway Heckler and Koch HK 416 D

Recently we showed you The Transparent Heckler & Koch G36, a cutaway model in transparent plastic. Now it’s time for a Heckler and Koch HK416D model, cut by the factory with US Lettering possibly for the US Marines or SOCOM. A lot of people who carry a firearm on daily basis, for work or self-defense, have […] Read More … The post Very Rare! Cutaway Heckler and Koch HK 416 D appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, US, Cutaway, Daily News, Koch, Heckler & Koch, SOCOM, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Hk416, Dummy Round, HK416D, Koch HK


SILENCER SATURDAY #61: Subsonic 300 Blackout & AAC Ti-RAID 30

Good afternoon everyone and thanks for coming back to TFB’s Silencer Saturday. This week we continue our dive into the Advanced Armament Corp (AAC) TI-RAID 30 and a bit of subsonic 300 blackout decibel metering. That’s 300 AAC Blackout to you. We’ve got both the direct thread and QD TI-RAID 30’s in house and they […] Read More … The post SILENCER SATURDAY #61: Subsonic 300 Blackout & AAC Ti-RAID 30 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, TFB, AAC, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Advanced Armament Corp, Silencer Saturday


Ultimate Collection: Heckler & Koch 94/SD/MP5K Set with Auto Sears – 150,000 USD

So you think you’re a collector of firearms? Well here’s your chance to prove it, as Euro-Optic sells no less than three fully transferable Class III Heckler & Koch MP5 rifles as the “Ultimate Package”. You can find the tri-HK collection at EuroOptic Ltd.  They are yours for $150,000.00. Then someone trolled the Internet by […] Read More … The post Ultimate Collection: Heckler & Koch 94/SD/MP5K Set with Auto Sears – 150,000 USD appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, Koch, Heckler & Koch, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Mp5, Fully Automatic, Class 3, Mp5k, MP5 SD, Eurooptic, MP5K-PDW, HKMP5SD, Spuhr MP5, Collecting is Expensive, Gun Collecting


Project Lightening: C&Rsenal & Forgotten Weapons’ WW1 Light Machine Gun Extravaganza

If you love history and old firearms there are a few YouTube channels you probably follow. For many, two of those will definitely be Forgotten Weapons and C&Rsenal. Ian, Othais and Mae have come together to put seven original World War One vintage light machine guns and automatic rifles through their paces to see how […] Read More … The post Project Lightening: C&Rsenal & Forgotten Weapons’ WW1 Light Machine Gun Extravaganza appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, History, World War One, WWI, Editorial, Mae, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Forgotten Weapons, C&rsenal, Light Machine Guns, Lmgs, Project Lightening, Rsenal Ian Othais


H&K: “A fresh batch of M27 rifles leaving Georgia headed to the Devil Dogs”

Heckler & Koch are on fire on their Facebook Social Media. Their post about “A fresh batch of M27 rifles leaving Georgia headed to the Devil Dogs” currently has over 6,000 comments and 15,000 shares. That’s quite a lot for anything related to firearms, especially after only 11 hours and still developing. The start-up post […] Read More … The post H&K: “A fresh batch of M27 rifles leaving Georgia headed to the Devil Dogs” appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Social Media, Georgia, Lulz, US Marines, Daily News, Heckler & Koch, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Devil Dogs, Facebook Social Media, USMC M27 IAR, HK M27


SILENCER SATURDAY #60: Hollywood Movie Suppressor Appearances!

Good morning everyone and welcome back to the 60th installment of TFB’s Silencer Saturday – a safe place to discuss all the fun things that most people think are absolutely illegal for civilian ownership. Because the only people who need suppressors are assassins and James Bond. Am I right? Today we will take a look […] Read More … The post SILENCER SATURDAY #60: Hollywood Movie Suppressor Appearances! appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, James Bond, Editorial, TFB, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Silencer Saturday, Hollywood Movie Suppressor Appearances


Busted: Illegal Firearms in Värnamo, Sweden

According to the local newspaper in Varnamo, Sweden, the Police held a press conference on the shootings and gang war there. The small town only populates about 20 000 people. At the press conference, the Police released various pictures of the illegal firearms they had seized. Below: An illegal AR-15 with what looks like Steel […] Read More … The post Busted: Illegal Firearms in Värnamo, Sweden appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, Ar-15, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Värnamo Sweden, Illegal Activity, Illegal firearms, AR Patterned, Illegal Seized, Suomi KP/-31, 71 Round


Fresno Police Seize Prohibited Weapon Off The Streets: A Suppressed Kel-Tec Sub2000

Just last month Fresno Police Department triumphantly seized a prohibited firearm off the deadly streets of Fresno. It was a Kel-Tec Sub2000 with what looks like a DIY suppressor.     WEST FRESNO GANG MEMBER ARRESTED FOR BEING IN POSSESSION OF A LOADED PROHIBITED FIREARM On January 15, 2019 detectives from the Multi Agency Gang […] Read More … The post Fresno Police Seize Prohibited Weapon Off The Streets: A Suppressed Kel-Tec Sub2000 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Fresno, Daily News, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Kel-Tec, Fresno Police Department, Fresno Police, Sub2000, DIY suppressor, Kel Tec Sub2000


Customer Frustrations: The SilencerCo BOGO Suppressor Deal

In the middle of 2018, suppressor manufacturer SilencerCo offered customers a deal: buy one suppressor, get another one free. While there were some tiers and limitations to the promotion, the SilencerCo BOGO incentive was overwhelmingly considered to be a great deal. Potential buyers who were on the fence of making an NFA purchase were nudged […] Read More … The post Customer Frustrations: The SilencerCo BOGO Suppressor Deal appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Breaking News, NFA, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, SilencerCo BOGO