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Hooked on Modularity: NEW Strike Gear Hook Adapter

Gun parts from big-name companies can get expensive just because of the name on the package. Soft goods, like plate carriers and pouches, can have the same problem. Strike Industries has been a favorite among people who want quality gun parts for prices that are reasonable. Now, thanks to their Strike Gear line, shooters have […] Read More … The post Hooked on Modularity: NEW Strike Gear Hook Adapter appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, Strike Industries, Shooting Accessories, Other Gear & Gadgets, Product Announcement, Hook Adapter, Strike gear


TFB Review: Nelson Custom Guns .22LR 1911 Conversion Kit

My New Year’s resolution for 2021 was to take stock of what I have, use what I’ve got, and stop compulsively internet shopping for more shit. With that in mind, I did an ammunition inventory and discovered that while my stock of 9mm practice ammo will hopefully carry me through another couple of years, I […] Read More … The post TFB Review: Nelson Custom Guns .22LR 1911 Conversion Kit appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Reviews, Guns, Kimber, 1911, Other Gear & Gadgets, Rimfire, Leupold Deltapoint Pro, Semi-Auto, Federal Ammunition, CCI Blazer, Reflex/Red Dot, Firearms Customization, CCI Mini-Mag, 22LR Conversion Kit, Dan Wesson TCP, GMR-13


The Guns of Battlefield 2042: New and Old Friends on the Battlefield

Battlefield 2042 has just been announced as the sixth instalment of the extremely popular Battlefield multiplayer first-person shooter video game. Each instalment of the game has featured a slightly different theme from the last with the previous instalment, Battlefield V, set during WW2, which featured a smorgasbord of WW2 era weapons and attachments. This time around, players will […] Read More … The post The Guns of Battlefield 2042: New and Old Friends on the Battlefield appeared first on T...
Tags: Guns, Video Games, Daily News, Rifles, Other Gear & Gadgets, NGSW, SIG MCX Spear, Battlefield 2042, Video Games and Guns


CRYPTO GUNS: The Case For Blockchains In The Firearms Industry

In the late 1990’s and early 2000’s, the United States and the rest of the world shifted from a market of in-person retail sales to one dominated by online shopping. Rather than hopping in the car, driving to the mall, and hoping the store will have the exact item you want at a reasonable price […] Read More … The post CRYPTO GUNS: The Case For Blockchains In The Firearms Industry appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Bitcoin, United States, Crypto, Ethereum, Editorial, Cryptocurrency, Other Gear & Gadgets, NFTS, Défi, Monero, Crypto and Guns


GET YOUR BRASS IN GEAR: Fantastic Father’s Day Firearm Gifts

Our fathers are special people in our lives. Our dads were generally the ones who taught us how to shoot, how to tie our shoes, and how to goof around. Whether it’s your own dad or your father-in-law or your son who has recently become a father, Father’s Day is a great day to show […] Read More … The post GET YOUR BRASS IN GEAR: Fantastic Father’s Day Firearm Gifts appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Deals, Guns, Sales, Gifts, Editorial, Fathers Day, Other Gear & Gadgets, Gun Deals, Firearms gifts


New Quick and Easy Remington Bolt Opener Tool from Fix It Sticks

It’s not often that you have to open up the bolt of your Remington 700 rifle to clean it but when you do you’ll want to make sure you’re not marring it up in the process. Fix-It Sticks is well known for making some very handy and compact tools that can be packed up and […] Read More … The post New Quick and Easy Remington Bolt Opener Tool from Fix It Sticks appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Tools, Guns, Daily News, Gun Cleaning, Other Gear & Gadgets, Gunsmithing, Fix It Sticks, Gun Cleaning & Maintenance, Remington Bolt


NEW Ranger Point Precision M-LOK Handguard for Marlin 336C/Y

Ranger Point Precision (RPP) expand their impressive selection of lever-action rifle accessories by adding a new Compact M-LOK handguard for the Marlin 336 Compact and Youth 16″ barreled models. This product will allow the smaller Marlin rifles to easily gain the modern look and modularity that some users are coming to appreciate on these old […] Read More … The post NEW Ranger Point Precision M-LOK Handguard for Marlin 336C/Y appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Compact, Daily News, Other Gear & Gadgets, Lever Action, M-LOK, Handguard, RPP, Product Announcement, Ranger Point Precision, Marlin 336


NEW Strike Industries Pistol Grip Plug Tool Holder

Guns are machines. No matter how well-made or expensive a machine is, it will break at some point. For this reason, firearms with higher round counts could benefit from having some tools and spare parts around. Batteries in electronic optics can die at inopportune times if not replaced regularly. This is a good reason to […] Read More … The post NEW Strike Industries Pistol Grip Plug Tool Holder appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, Strike Industries, Pistol Grip, Shooting Accessories, Other Gear & Gadgets, Product Announcement, Grip Plug, Firearms Customization, Strike Grip Plug Tool Holder Insert, Tool Holder


Memorial Day DEALS on Guns and Gear Today Through 5/31

Before we dispense with the traditional Memorial Day Deals posting I’d like to take a moment here to talk a little bit about Memorial Day. This will be a quick reminder of what this federal holiday is all about. Memorial Day-like observances have been going on as far back as the American Civil War era. […] Read More … The post Memorial Day DEALS on Guns and Gear Today Through 5/31 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Deals, Guns, Memorial Day, Gun Sales, Editorial, Other Gear & Gadgets, Guns & Gear, Guns And Gear, Gun Deals, Memorial Day Deals


TFB Review: MP-57 Chassis By Custom Smith MFG

Back in March, Custom Smith MFG (CSM) announced a chassis for the Ruger-57 pistol. Well, Michael Bonamico, owner of CSM, was kind enough to send his chassis in for review. It is called the MP-57 and it makes the Ruger-57 a more practical weapon. Ruger-57 & CSM @ TFB: Custom Smith MFG Chassis For Ruger-57 […] Read More … The post TFB Review: MP-57 Chassis By Custom Smith MFG appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Reviews, Guns, Ruger, CSM, Pistols, Other Gear & Gadgets, Pdw, 5.7x28, Submachine Guns/Pistol Caliber Carbines, Ruger-57, Custom Smith MFG, Custom Smith MFG CSM, MP-57, Custom Smith MFG Chassis For Ruger, Michael Bonamico


Ultradyne Introduces the New Mercury Compensator

Recoil reduction and muzzle control are top considerations for today’s competitors and riflemen. While good training and discipline will help mitigate a lot of the muzzle rise and swat you get from firing an AR-15, compensators help further mitigate both felt recoil and muzzle rise. Ultradyne has just released their new Mercury Compensator which uses […] Read More … The post Ultradyne Introduces the New Mercury Compensator appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, Ar-15, Other Gear & Gadgets, Compensator, Ultradyne, Mercury Compensator


Hoppe’s New Ready Roll Portable Tool Roll Cleaning Kit

Cleaning kits come in all shapes and sizes and styles these days. One of my favorite types of cleaning kits is the kinds that come with an integrated cleaning mat that stores all of my tools in one place – they are great to take to range trips and anywhere in the house where you […] Read More … The post Hoppe’s New Ready Roll Portable Tool Roll Cleaning Kit appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, Hoppe, Other Gear & Gadgets, Cleaning Kits, Hoppe's, Gun Cleaning & Maintenance, Ready Roll, New Ready Roll Portable Tool Roll Cleaning Kit


Swagger Bipods: New Bipods Available for 2021

Bipods – a dear subject for me as I have a dozen of them for various applications. Swagger Bipods now have several new products available, mainly developed for hunting and competition shooting, but also for tactical purposes. A new feature I haven’t seen before is the Swagger SFR10’s ability to adjust the flex tension allowing the […] Read More … The post Swagger Bipods: New Bipods Available for 2021 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, Shooting Accessories, Other Gear & Gadgets, Bipod, Product Announcement, Swagger Bipods, Flex to Rigid, SEA12, SFR10 QD


Improved Smith Tactics Illuminator Sights Now Shipping

We first reported about the Smith Tactics Illuminator, a battery-powered illuminated flip-up front sight, back in February of 2020 when it was just introduced. Being a small company, Smith Tactics has since faced a lot of challenges related to setting up the production of this sight primarily due to the global pandemic, but fortunately, the company was […] Read More … The post Improved Smith Tactics Illuminator Sights Now Shipping appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, BUIS, Shooting Accessories, Other Gear & Gadgets, Front Sight, Illuminator, Smith Tactics, battery-powered BUIS, Sight-Light, Smith Tactics Illuminator, Smith Tactics Illuminator Sights Now Shipping


Firearms Guide Publishes 12th Edition – Adding Over 3,000 Gun Schematics

In line with a tradition of continuous improvement, Firearms Guide gets a new 2021 edition, adding new firearm models to its already impressive list. At a glance, references of over 3,000 firearms, 200 manufacturers, and over 3,000 schematics have been included in the new edition of the repository. More on Firearms Guide on TFB: Firearms […] Read More … The post Firearms Guide Publishes 12th Edition – Adding Over 3,000 Gun Schematics appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Press Releases, Reference Guide, Other Gear & Gadgets, Firearms Guide, Encyclopaedia, Gun Schematics, 12th Edition


Two to the Chest: Strike Gear Boogeyman Chest Rig and Accessories

Wearing a fully loaded plate carrier, helmet, battle belt, a rifle, and a pistol looks really cool. The problem is that that stuff gets heavy, and I’m rarely in the mood to carry it all. The other problem with all of that gear is that as a civilian, the chances of me ever using it […] Read More … The post Two to the Chest: Strike Gear Boogeyman Chest Rig and Accessories appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Modular, Daily News, Strike Industries, Shooting Accessories, Other Gear & Gadgets, Product Announcement, Chest Rig, Boogeyman Chest Rig


Infrared Wavebands And Rifle Sights

The electromagnetic (EM) spectrum ranges from gamma rays to long radio waves. In this wide spectrum resides the visible band of violet to red light. All the EM spectrum travels at the speed of light: 300,000,000 meters/second (186,411 miles/second). A good rule of thumb is that light travels about one foot in one nanosecond or a […] Read More … The post Infrared Wavebands And Rifle Sights appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Thermal, Optics, Editorial, Other Gear & Gadgets, Night Vision, Thermal Optics, IR Wavebands, Nightvision


Otis Introduces Their New AR Elite Range Box Cleaning Kit

I am a huge fan of organization equipment when it comes to my firearms and firearms equipment. The more compartmentalized I can make my equipment the better. Otis has just come out with a new product for their cleaning kit lineup that I might just have to go out and buy – the AR Elite […] Read More … The post Otis Introduces Their New AR Elite Range Box Cleaning Kit appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Ar, Daily News, Otis, Otis Technology, Ar-15, Other Gear & Gadgets, Cleaning Kits, Gun Cleaning & Maintenance, AR Elite Range Box


The Largest Pelican Air Case Ever Has Just Been Unveiled

Most everyone here will be familiar with Pelican Products and their popular line of durable hard cases that have been used by the military, law enforcement, and civilians alike to protect our valuable gear. Pelican has just unveiled their largest Air Case to date with the introduction of the Pelican Air 1646 model case which […] Read More … The post The Largest Pelican Air Case Ever Has Just Been Unveiled appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, Pelican, Other Gear & Gadgets, Pelican case, Pelican Air, Pelican Products, Hard Cases, Pelican Air 1646


Chase Tactical’s Elastic Tourniquet Holder for Common Tourniquets

Tourniquets are an essential piece of life-saving equipment that I think all shooters should have and learn how to use. They could save your or someone else’s life should the unthinkable happen. Having one nearby and ready to deploy at a moment’s notice is also important and Chase Tactical has a great option for keeping […] Read More … The post Chase Tactical’s Elastic Tourniquet Holder for Common Tourniquets appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, First Aid, Daily News, Other Gear & Gadgets, Tourniquets, Chase Tactical, Medkit, Elastic Tourniquet Holder, Life Saving Equipment


New Griffin Armament SPRM Scope Rings

Griffin Armament has a new line of scope rings called SPRM. The rings are made out of 6061 T6 aluminum and available for multiple heights for 30mm, 34mm and 35mm rifle scopes. There is also an AIS (Accessory Interface Suite) that will allow you to mount accessories on 5 sides as well as RTO (Rapid Transition […] Read More … The post New Griffin Armament SPRM Scope Rings appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Optics, Daily News, Other Gear & Gadgets, Griffin Armament, Product Announcement, Scope Rings, SPRM Mount, RTO Rapid Transition


Tyrant Designs Introduces the Glock Gen 5 I.T.T.S. Trigger System

Tyrant Designs has been hard at work this year coming out with a steady stream of aftermarket parts for ARs, Glocks, SIGs, and other handguns. Their latest product is an improved Trigger system for the Generation 5 Glock pistols dubbed the I.T.T.S. (Improved Tyrant Trigger System). The I.T.T.S. features a hybridized design for the trigger […] Read More … The post Tyrant Designs Introduces the Glock Gen 5 I.T.T.S. Trigger System appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, Glock, Pistols, Other Gear & Gadgets, Semi-Auto, Firearms Customization, I.T.T.S, Improved Tyrant Trigger System, Tyrant Deisgns


TFB Review: New Talon Modular 1911 Grips

The legendary 1911 pistol has been a staple of the American gun culture for over 100 years after its initial introduction. Despite numerous advancements in firearms operation, materials, and ammunition technology, the venerated 1911 still remains a favorite of many firearms enthusiasts. However, the 1911 pistol in its original form is far from perfect. One […] Read More … The post TFB Review: New Talon Modular 1911 Grips appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Reviews, Guns, Talon, Pistols, Other Gear & Gadgets, Semi-Auto, Talon Grips, 1911 Grips, Firearms Customization, 2011 Grips, Talon Modular Grip


The PCC Takedown Protector from USA Knife Maker

I recently came across an interesting product from USA Knife Maker Supply that I had never seen before – the PCC Takedown Protector. The goal of the product is to seal off the barrel lug and receiver socket where the two halves of the Ruger PC Takedown Carbine or Charger combine. The PCC Takedown Protector […] Read More … The post The PCC Takedown Protector from USA Knife Maker appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Usa, Guns, Daily News, PCC, Other Gear & Gadgets, Takedown, PC Carbine, Ruger PC Carbine, PCC Takedown Protector, USA Knife Maker


1791 Gunleather Introduces The Single Action Revolver Holster

With companies like Cimarron releasing new reproductions of classic single-action revolvers, many of those who acquire them will no doubt want to show up to their next family bbq sporting their new piece. The 1791 Gunleather Single Action Revolver Holster is suitable for both cross draw and strong side carry positions and comes in 5.5″ […] Read More … The post 1791 Gunleather Introduces The Single Action Revolver Holster appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, SAA, Holster, Other Gear & Gadgets, 1791 Gunleather, Single Action Revolver Holster


TNVC and FCD’s New Cable Management Panels

TNVC, or the Tactical Night Vision Company, has been an industry leader in the field of night vision and related shooting gear and accessories for about the last decade, as well as offering low-light/no-light training classes. They’ve come out with some excellent products of their own, like the Mohawk helmet attachment series and the PBM-A […] Read More … The post TNVC and FCD’s New Cable Management Panels appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Cable Management, Daily News, PCM, FCD, Shooting Accessories, Other Gear & Gadgets, Product Announcement, TNVC, Forward Controls Design, Tactical Night Vision Company, Cable Management Panels


KVP MACH Linear Comp’s 3-Lug Mount Available at Hansohn Brothers

Over the years, TFB has periodically reported on new linear compensator products that have been released. Some previous examples of these devices have included the model that is probably the most well-known take on the linear comp concept: the SureFire Warden, as well as others like the VG6 Precision CAGE device, Area 419’s Hellfire model, […] Read More … The post KVP MACH Linear Comp’s 3-Lug Mount Available at Hansohn Brothers appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Daily News, Other Gear & Gadgets, Hansohn Brothers, Product Announcement, 3-lug, Tri lug, Kaw Valley Precision, Linear Comp, KVP, KVP MACH Linear Comp, Lug Mount Available at Hansohn Brothers


Steiner Optics’ New BluHorizons Sunlight Adaptive Binocular

Steiner Optics has developed the world’s first sunlight adaptive binocular meant to reduce the glare experienced when using binoculars under sunny conditions. The Steiner BluHorizons 10×26 binocular features Steiner’s trademarked AutoBrigt adaptive lens and comes with premium optics to give you a clear picture no matter if you are hunting, shooting, or adventuring and sightseeing. […] Read More … The post Steiner Optics’ New BluHorizons Sunlight Adaptive Binocular appeared first on The Firearm ...
Tags: Guns, Optics, Daily News, Binoculars, Steiner, Other Gear & Gadgets, Steiner Optics, AutoBright, BluHorizons


Updated Luth-AR MBA-5 Buttstock for AR Carbines

Luth-AR has a new buttstock available at a competitive price. The MBA-5 is a lightweight, adjustable carbine buttstock that uses a paddle-style adjustment lever. The stock is compatible with either mil-spec or commercial carbine buffer tubes. As you can see in the pictures, there’s also an integrated Picatinny rail if you want to attach a monopod or […] Read More … The post Updated Luth-AR MBA-5 Buttstock for AR Carbines appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Stock, Daily News, Ar-15, Other Gear & Gadgets, LUTH, Product Announcement, LUTH-AR, AR Patterned


TFB Review: Fix It Sticks – Shooting Kits

I have used the Spuhr Fix It Sticks kit for years, and if I forget them I feel handicapped. It’s a small but great piece of kit for anyone who mounts and dismounts a lot of riflescopes, which you know I do for my reviews. But that kit is more or less designed and limited […] Read More … The post TFB Review: Fix It Sticks – Shooting Kits appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Reviews, Guns, Other Gear & Gadgets, Gunsmithing, The Works, Fix It Sticks, AR-15 Tool Kit