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S&W Performance Center Announces Optics-Equipped M&P Shield M2.0 Pistol

Performance Center M&P Shield M2.0 now available with 4 inch slide, Porting, 4 MOA Red Dot Optic. S&W Performance Center Optics-Equipped M&P Shield M2.0 Pistol SPRINGFIELD, Mass., – -(AmmoLand.com)- Performance Center today announced that it has expanded its line of M&P Shield M2.0 pistols, delivering nine new models that include a longer, 4 inch barrel and slides designed for red dot optics. For the first time ever, the Performance Center M&P Shield M2.0 is available with a slide cut for o...
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Smith & Wesson, Thompson/Center Arms Renew Military Appreciation Program for 2019

“Thank You For Your Service” rebate program extended through April 30, 2019. Smith & Wesson, Thompson Center Arms Military Appreciation Program SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – -(AmmoLand.com)- Smith & Wesson Corp. today announced that Smith & Wesson and Thompson/Center Arms have renewed their “Thank You For Your Service” military appreciation program for 2019. New for 2019, the Thank You For Your Service program now offers eligible United States Armed Forces personnel a discount on M&P Shield® pistols...
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NEW S&W Performance Center Model 442 Revolver

Smith & Wesson have added an upgraded version of their Model 442 revolver to their Performance Center line. The new Performance Center 442 double action only revolver has a two-tone finish with a polished cylinder, screws and trigger. The new revolver, designed with concealed carry in mind, comes with Trace LG-105 Lasergrips. It is chambered for .38 […] Read More … The post NEW S&W Performance Center Model 442 Revolver appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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S&W Performance Center Introduces Model 442 Revolver

S&W Performance Center Model 442 Revolver SPRINGFIELD, Mass., – -(AmmoLand.com)- Performance Center announced today that it has added a new, lightweight J-frame revolver to its growing line of unique concealed carry revolvers. The new S&W Performance Center Model 442 revolver features the popular internal hammer design that is ideal for every day carry, providing a snag-free draw and quick holstering. This new revolver includes a number of hallmark Performance Center enhancements, including a...
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S&W Performance Center Expands Rimfire with New Performance Center T/CR22 Rifles

Performance Center T/CR22 rimfire rifle line to include specialty stocks, heavy barrels. Performance Center T/CR22 Rifles SPRINGFIELD, Mass., – -(AmmoLand.com)- Performance Center announced today that it has expanded its rifle line with the addition of two new .22LR rimfire rifles. The new Performance Center T/CR22 rifles feature ergonomic Hogue® Overmolded® and Laminated thumbhole stocks as well as precision rifled heavy contour barrels. Co-developed by Performance Center and Thompson/Cent...
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BMW CCA Foundation Presents “The Icon: 50 Years of the 2002”

Photography by the author. The BMW Car Club of America is one of the largest and most active car clubs in America, growing exponentially since its founding in 1969. It’s really no coincidence that the club was founded then, as BMW’s legendary 2002 sports sedan went on sale just one year prior. The 2002, a lightweight, sharp-handling two-door with a zingy overhead-camshaft four-cylinder and perhaps the greatest greenhouse ever for a car in terms of visibility, transformed the way people see seda...
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Smith & Wesson Delivers a Performance Center SW22 Victory Target .22 Long Rifle

Smith & Wesson has upped the ante on their SW22 Victory pistols with some Performance Center loving. They now offer four new models of the Performance Center SW22 Victory pistol: two different barrel options with or without a Vortex Viper red dot. These will not only look like high-performance rimfire pistols, but should perform that way […] Read More … The post Smith & Wesson Delivers a Performance Center SW22 Victory Target .22 Long Rifle appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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Performance Center Intros New Smith & Wesson SW22 Victory Target Pistols

Smith & Wesson SW22 Victory Target Pistols SPRINGFIELD, Mass., –-(Ammoland.com)- Smith & Wesson Corp. announced that it has introduced four new Performance Center SW22 Victory Target pistols to the Performance Center’s rimfire line of handguns. The Performance Center SW22 Victory Target pistols are chambered in .22LR and are designed specifically for target shooting competitions. These pistols feature 6-inch target barrels, muzzle brakes, and Tandemkross hiveGrips, amongst many other high-perf...
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S&W Model 19 Revolver Reintroduced to Classics, Performance Center Lines

S&W Model 19 Revolver Reintroduced SPRINGFIELD, Mass., ––-(Ammoland.com)- Smith & Wesson Corp. today announced that it has reintroduced two configurations of it’s Model 19 revolver, chambered in .38 S&W Special +P and .357 Magnum. For the first time in 20 years, the Model 19 will be available as a catalog item, in both a Classics and Performance Center version.Tony Miele, General Manager of the Performance Center, said, “The Model 19 revolver was a popular choice for both law enforcement and c...
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Thompson Center Arms Intros T/C Long Range Rifle in Multiple Calibers, Configurations

Performance Center enters long range category with new bolt-action, precision rifle. Thompson Center Arms Intros T/C Long Range Rifle SPRINGFIELD, Mass. –-(Ammoland.com)- Performance Center and Thompson/Center Arms today announced the launch of a new bolt-action, chassis-style rifle – the Performance Center T/C Long Range Rifle (LRR). Co-developed by Performance Center and Thompson/Center Arms for extreme long range shooting, the Performance Center T/C Long Range Rifle is built on an aluminum...
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The Brilliant Blue 1941 Willys Known as Guggy’s Gasser is Born Again

The Beauty of this Beast Radiant. Master fabricator Rob Ida grew up in a world of hot rod shows, shop days, and weekends at the racetrack. His dad, Bob Ida, is an East Coast Drag Racing Hall of Famer, a man who has lived his life a quarter-mile at a time since growing up as a hot-rod-infatuated teen in Brooklyn, New York. As long as Rob can remember, the father/son team has spent quality time together, taking part in this amazing hobby we all love so much. “Back in 1979, my dad had a friend ...
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BMW Sets New Longest Drift Record with the Help of a 2018 BMW M5

When you think of BMW, you most likely think of one of the biggest car brands in the world, as well as the quality and the luxury the German automaker includes in all its products. You don’t necessarily think of the boldness behind BMW’s more customer oriented policy. It is this less seen aspect of BMW that will be discussed in the following article. With the use of its new BMW M5 model, BMW managed to set a new longest drift world record, replacing Toyota’s previous performance. The previousl...
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New Model 686 and 686 Plus Revolvers Join Performance Center Firearms

New Smith & Wesson Model 686 and 686 Plus Revolvers are Purpose-Built for Competition. Smith & Wesson 686 & 686 Plus Revolvers Join Performance Center Brand of Firearms Smith & Wesson SPRINGFIELD, Mass., –-(Ammoland.com)- Smith & Wesson Corp. announced today the launch of two new Performance Center revolvers, the Model 686 and Model 686 Plus, to the company’s line of competition firearms.The new Model 686 and 686 Plus revolvers feature premium Performance Center enhancements for a competi...
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New Model 686 and 686 Plus Revolvers Join Performance Center® Brand of Firearms

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MVRDV wins bid for green-roofed Zhangjiang Future Park in Shanghai

MVRDV just unveiled competition-winning designs for Zhangjiang Future Park, a 100,000-square-meter park and cultural center—the latest in a rapidly growing list of large-scale developments in Shanghai. Designed for the city’s Pudong district, the Future Park expands on the existing Zhangjiang Hi-Tech Park, a bustling business and industrial district for national and international companies established in 1992. The Future Park will serve the over 100,000 workers that live in the area and add 10,0...
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Q Silencer Full & Half Nelson Suppressors ~ Eliminadores de Ruido

Tom McHale reviews the Q Silencer Full and Half Nelson Suppressors in this side by side range test. The Q Silencer Full and Half Nelson suppressors are both .30 caliber rifle models, one full size and the other compact. USA –-(Ammoland.com)- Yeah, I know, those idiots in Washington can't vote themselves a Spam sandwich for lunch, but I'm still optimistic about passage of the Hearing Protection Act.There is no reason whatsoever that this can't pass and it will certainly get signed if those sel...
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Smith & Wesson Launches “Texas Whitetail Hunt Sweepstakes”

Enter for a Chance to Win a Hunting Experience with Wade Middleton. Smith & Wesson SPRINGFIELD, Mass., –-(Ammoland.com)- Smith & Wesson Corp. today announced the launch of the “Performance Center – Texas Whitetail Hunt Sweepstakes”, which began on June 23, 2017 and will run until October 30, 2017 at 11:59 p.m. EST.The winner of the Texas Whitetail Hunt Sweepstakes will be awarded a Performance Center 460XVR revolver, as well as an all-expenses paid trip to participate in an exciting, three-...
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Smith & Wesson Performance Center Model 327 Revolver ~ Gun Review

By Josh Wayner Josh dose some shooting range investigation to figure out what is the real purpose of the Smith & Wesson Performance Center Model 327 Revolver. Smith & Wesson Performance Center Model 327 Revolver chambered in .357 Magnum Josh Wayner U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- It could be said of me, with pretty decent accuracy, that I spend a great deal of time around firearms and have a very good grasp of what makes certain guns good or, well, not so good.When it comes to selecting things t...
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Smith & Wesson Performance Center 586 L-COMP Revolver Review

By Josh Wayner Josh Wayner field and range tests the Smith & Wesson Performance Center 586 L-COMP revolver in this gun review. Smith & Wesson Performance Center Model 586 L-COMP Josh Wayner U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- It isn’t often that I get to get to put my hands on something as fine as the Smith & Wesson Performance Center 586 L-COMP Revolver. There is just something special about a company or a person really doing what they do best and delivering a remarkable performance or product.Smit...
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Smith & Wesson Pro-Shooter Josh Lentz Captures 2017 Florida Open Revolver Title

Smith & Wesson Model 929 Revolver Smith & Wesson SPRINGFIELD, Mass. -(Ammoland.com)- Smith & Wesson is proud to announce that long-time team member Josh Lentz, won the revolver class at the 2017 Florida Open Pistol Shooting Championship.Josh fired 300 rounds over 11 stages with his Performance Center Model 929 revolver. Lentz won seven stages en route to the championship, delivering a final score of 100-percent.“The match was very challenging,” Lentz said. “The stages were a mix of targets...
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S&W Upgrades Best Sellers with M-LOK, Mini Red Dots & Flat Dark Earth

Smith & Wesson has a lot of popular firearms in their inventory, but there are some that definitely pay the bills more than others. That short-hand list likely includes the Sport II 5.56 NATO, Shield 9mm/.40 S&W, and the Performance Center C.O.R.E. 9mm. Keeping that in mind, even if Smith & Wesson has some golden geese […] Read More … The post S&W Upgrades Best Sellers with M-LOK, Mini Red Dots & Flat Dark Earth appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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Smith & Wesson® Pro-Shooter Josh Lentz Captures 2017 Florida Open Revolver Title

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Smith & Wesson M642 Performance Center Revolver : Why Not Carry A Spiffy Snubbie?

By Tom McHale Gun-nut, Tom Mchale, reviews the fine work on the Smith & Wesson M642 Performance Center Revolver and why you need to upgrade your gun. Smith & Wesson M642 Performance Center Revolver features both cosmetic and functional upgrades. Tom McHale USA –-(Ammoland.com)- When it comes to clothes, cars, and even a cup of coffee, we tend to think nothing of paying extra for an upgraded model. Heck, we even pay extra for water that some guy pours into a fancy plastic bottle.Accordingl...
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OMA gets green light for their first major public building in the UK

Move over London—Manchester has gotten one step closer to bringing more of the arts to the north of England. City councilors just gave the green light to the Rem Koolhaas-designed arts center, the Factory, a £110 million project that will also mark OMA’s first major public building in the United Kingdom. The design of the boxy white arts venue won an international competition and will be “ultra flexible” to accommodate a variety of art forms and performances. OMA revealed the Factory designs ...
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[SHOT 2017]Smith & Wesson Performance Center To Introduce New M&P Pistols as well as Performance Center Slide Kits

So I am always enthused to hear about new guns coming to market, after all, more guns on the market means more variety and more things for me to shoot. I like excuses to go shoot. In a rather long press release, the Performance Center released their plans for 2017, among them was the new […] Read More … The post [SHOT 2017]Smith & Wesson Performance Center To Introduce New M&P Pistols as well as Performance Center Slide Kits appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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Leaked: New Smith & Wesson M&P10 in 6.5 Creedmoor and M&P45 Shield Ported

Looks like Julie Golob let the cat out of the bag in regards to a few new Smiths coming to market. The new guns look pretty promising, it will be interesting to see some more detailed specs on them. Above each photo I copied the text from Julie’s post, this way you can hear it […] Read More … The post Leaked: New Smith & Wesson M&P10 in 6.5 Creedmoor and M&P45 Shield Ported appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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Smith & Wesson Re-Labels TALO Edition Firearms as Their Own

Many of you may be aware of Talo Distributors, Inc. for their special edition runs of popular firearms. They list 13 different manufacturers with hundreds of cool and unique guns they have offered over the years. Smith & Wesson is included in this group, but they are quietly parting ways. It has not been stated […] Read More … The post Smith & Wesson Re-Labels TALO Edition Firearms as Their Own appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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Rammed earth Palenque Cultural Tambillo is designed to celebrate Afro-ecuadorean arts

Caá Porá, Siete86 and Ingeniera Alternativa designed a cultural center in the UNESCO heritage province of Esmeraldas to celebrate Afroecuadorean culture, marimba music, and traditional dance. Proposed for Tambillo, Ecuador, the center, named Palenque Cultural Tambillo, would give the community a dedicated place to express their heritage, pass down their musical traditions to their children, and share their culture with tourists. The design comprises a collection of buildings built using local t...
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Best all around, NON DEFENSIVE .357 revolver

This would be a plinking, hunting, or offensive weapon. I think the S&W 8-shot from the Performance Center set up with a scope would be a good choice The lifetime warrantee is good as gold, what do you think?
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Smith & Wesson M&P SHIELD Ported Models Now Available with Tritium Night Sights

Performance Center By Smith & Wesson M&P SHIELD Ported Models Now Available With Tritium Night Sights Smith & Wesson Springfield, MA -(AmmoLand.com)- Smith & Wesson Corp. announced that the company’s popular Performance Center Ported M&P Shield pistol, in both 9mm and .40 S&W with factory ported barrel and slide, is now available with front and rear tritium night sights.Whether used as a backup sidearm for police personnel, a deep concealment pistol for plain-clothes officers, or a self-pr...
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