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HOT GAT or FUDD CRAP? Browning SUPER Hi-Power

Welcome everyone to our fourth edition of ‘Hot Gat or Fudd Crap?’, one of our many series here on TFB. If you missed any one of our other articles, this is where we look at the most obscure firearms that are actually for sale and ask the question – is this a sweet deal or […] Read More … The post HOT GAT or FUDD CRAP? Browning SUPER Hi-Power appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, Browning, Pistols, 40 S&W, Semi-Auto, Browning Hi-Power, Hot Gat Or Fudd Crap, Fudd Crap


POTD: Malt Liquor with a Brown Paper Bag from Autonomous Armory

Every once in a while when you are mindlessly thumbing through your newsfeed on Facebook you come across something extraordinary! For me recently, that extraordinary thing came in the form of Malt Liquor on the side of a Hi-Point. A small custom shop named Autonomous Armory delivered a special paint job to one of their […] Read More … The post POTD: Malt Liquor with a Brown Paper Bag from Autonomous Armory appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Facebook, Guns, Malt Liquor, Photo of the Day, Pistols, Hi-Point, Semi-Auto, Autonomous Armory, Hater Holsters


United Sporting Companies NOT Going Bankrupt; Consolidating Warehouses

There have been rumors circulating that United Sporting Companies (USC) was in bad trouble and could potentially be going bankrupt. To quench those rumors, USC has made a Press Release to announce that instead, they are consolidating warehouses in hopes to improve their efficiency and save on costs. The Press Release was first sent to […] Read More … The post United Sporting Companies NOT Going Bankrupt; Consolidating Warehouses appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Press Releases, Usc, Bankrupt, Pistols, Rifles, Shooting Accessories, United Sporting Companies, United Sporting Companies USC, Ellett Brothers, AcuSport, United Sporting Companies NOT Going Bankrupt


Desert Eagles Now Completely Made in the US by Magnum Research

Magnum Research is most famously known for their “Big Boys,” their “D-Eagles,” or whatever affectionate moniker you would like to tie to the company who makes handguns in all things large. A new title they can add to their growing legend is “Made in the USA” because now all of their Desert Eagles will be completely […] Read More … The post Desert Eagles Now Completely Made in the US by Magnum Research appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Usa, Guns, US, Press Releases, Magnum Research, Pistols, Semi-Auto, Desert Eagles


Blowout Prices! Hudson Pistols Now On Sale For $599

The TFB team has spent the last hour mulling over this blowout deal – Hudson Pistols are now on sale for $599 at GrabAGun.com. Before we go any further, I want to make it perfectly clear that this is not an advertisement; I received this email blast just like thousands of other shooters across the […] Read More … The post Blowout Prices! Hudson Pistols Now On Sale For $599 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Companies, Daily News, TFB, Pistols, Grabagun, Hudson Pistols


GLOCK GIVEAWAY! Win A GLOCK G43X Or A GLOCK G48

It is no secret that we have our fair share of GLOCK pistol fans here at TFB. Sure, we love a solid AR15, a sleek pistol caliber carbine or a classic scattergun just as much as the next shooter. But, without naming any names, many of the resident TFB staff seek the comfort of Austrian polymer […] Read More … The post GLOCK GIVEAWAY! Win A GLOCK G43X Or A GLOCK G48 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Giveaways, Guns, Daily News, Glock, Pistols, Glock 48, GLOCK G43X, GLOCK G48, Glock Giveaway


Charter Arms to Unveil New Professional Revolver at Concealed Carry Expo

Charter Arms are launching a new revolver, the Professional, chambered in .32 H&R Magnum at the 2019 Concealed Carry Expo. Here’s what Charter Arms have to say about their new revolver: Charter Arms, manufacturers of affordable, American-made revolvers for more than 50 years, will introduce the PROFESSIONAL model at the 2019 Concealed Carry Expo May 17-19, […] Read More … The post Charter Arms to Unveil New Professional Revolver at Concealed Carry Expo appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Revolver, Press Releases, Pistols, Charter Arms, Revolvers, Concealed Carry Expo, The Professional


HOT GAT or FUDD CRAP? Hood Rich Hi-Point .45

Welcome everyone to our third edition of ‘Hot Gat or Fudd Crap?’, one of our many series here on TFB. If you missed our first or second articles, this is where we look at the most obscure firearms that are actually for sale and ask the question – is this a solid deal or Fudd […] Read More … The post HOT GAT or FUDD CRAP? Hood Rich Hi-Point .45 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, Pistols, Fudd, Hi-Point, 45 ACP, Semi-Auto, Hydro Dipping, Hot Gat Or Fudd Crap, Fudd Crap


IFG Introduces The Defiant Stock I Pistol

The Italian Firearms Group (IFG) is an Amarillo (TX) based importer established in 2010 and specialized, you guessed it, in Italian made firearms. Their main brands are F.A.I.R., Pedersoli, Sabatti, and Ft. Italia. The latter manufacturer, unlike the others, can sound like a new name to those already familiar with Italian firearms. It turns out […] Read More … The post IFG Introduces The Defiant Stock I Pistol appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Press Releases, Stock, Defiant, IFG, Pistols, Guns & Gear, Tanfoglio, Semi-Auto, 10 Mm, Amarillo TX, Italian Firearms Group, Firearms Group IFG, Pedersoli Sabatti


XTech Tactical and Gun Dynamics Launch Smart Laser

Gun Dynamics have announced a crowdfunding campaign to bring XTech Tactical’s Smart Laser to market. XTech Tactical are better known for their grips, magazines and other accessories, the laser is new ground for the Arizona-based company. The Smart Laser has a sensor which detects the shooter’s finger movement and turns on the laser or 200-lumen […] Read More … The post XTech Tactical and Gun Dynamics Launch Smart Laser appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Arizona, Lasers, Press Releases, Lights, Pistols, Other Gear & Gadgets, Weapon Light, XTech Tactical, Gun Dynamics, The Smart Laser


Pachmayr Raffir Alume 1911 Grips

Pachmayr has announced that a new series of 1911 grips made of a material called Raffir Alume is now available for preorder. Raffir is the name of the company who makes the Alume material. It is basically an epoxy with aluminum mesh embedded into it. Here is how this material is described on Raffir’s website: Raffir Alume […] Read More … The post Pachmayr Raffir Alume 1911 Grips appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, Pistols, Pachmayr, 1911 Grips, Alume, Raffir


FK BRNO’s New Multi-Caliber Version Of 7.5FK Field Pistol, The PSD

Soldier Systems reported that FK BRNO has developed a polymer framed, multi-caliber version of their Field Pistol, which they unveiled at the IWA 2019 show in Germany. The standard 7.5mmFK model has a steel frame, but TFB’s Rusty reported during SHOT 2019, the company wanted to reduce weight and cost by offering a polymer version. With […] Read More … The post FK BRNO’s New Multi-Caliber Version Of 7.5FK Field Pistol, The PSD appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Germany, Conversion, PSD, 9mm, Pistols, 10mm, Product Announcement, FK Brno, Semi-Auto, Soldier Systems, 7.5FK, Field Pistol, PSD Pistol, TFB s Rusty


Czech Republic PM Gives President Trump A CZ 75 Republika Pistol

The Prime Minister of the Czech Republic, Andrej Babiš planned to present a special edition of the CZ 75 pistol to President Donald Trump during his visit to the White House on March 7, 2019. The Republika pistol was made to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the independence of Czechoslovakia in 1918 and only one […] Read More … The post Czech Republic PM Gives President Trump A CZ 75 Republika Pistol appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, White House, Czech Republic, Donald Trump, Trump, Daily News, Czechoslovakia, Andrej Babis, Pistols, President Donald Trump, Semi-Auto, CZ 75, Republika, Prime Minister Andrej Babiš


Outdoor Writer Re-Thinks Pistols as a Defense Against Bears

Outdoor Writer Re-Thinks Pistols as a Defense Against Bears U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- Many people have a difficult time changing their minds once they have formulated an opinion, especially once they have committed to the opinion on the record. I am happy to say fellow writer Wes Siler is of better material than that. In a June 2017 article, Wes was of the opinion that firearms, all firearms, were worthless as a defense against bears. He opined that statistically speaking, a person, when at...
Tags: Guns, Department Of Defense, Wes, Arizona, Handguns, Todd, Cooper, Patrick, Anchorage Alaska, Conservation News, Hunting News, Pistols, Dean Weingarten, Gun Watch, University of Wisconsin Pistol Team, Army Research Development Testing


NEW PISTOL: The Beretta 92X Performance Competition Gun

Just announced is the Beretta 92X Performance – a steel-framed pistol with upgrades that are geared towards the competition shooter. Besides the new Vertec steel frame, the Beretta 92X features an oversized, ambidextrous, frame-mounted safety versus the traditional slide safety or decocker on previous 92 pistols. The new gun also features a Brigadier slide and […] Read More … The post NEW PISTOL: The Beretta 92X Performance Competition Gun appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Beretta, Pistols, Product Announcement, Semi-Auto, Competition Pistol, 92X Performance


US Air Force Begins Issuing M18 Pistol

The US Air Force has begun to issue the new M18 Modular Handgun System to Air Force Security Forces. The new compact M18 will replace both the Beretta M9 and the older SIG Sauer M11A1 pistols with Air Force security personnel. Interestingly, the Air Force also noted that the M18 will also replace the last […] Read More … The post US Air Force Begins Issuing M18 Pistol appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Defense, Air Force, Usaf, US Air Force, Mhs, Daily News, Sig Sauer, Pistols, Modular Handgun System, M18, SIG SAUER M18, M18 MHS, Air Force Security Forces


Interview with Eric Grauffel – changes brand and joins the CZ Shooting Team

I had the pleasure to meet and compete together with Eric Grauffel a few times, from pistol to rifle and shotgun. I – and everyone else – always do our best to chase him. In handgun, I don’t stand much of a chance, but I was happy to share the podium with him on the […] Read More … The post Interview with Eric Grauffel – changes brand and joins the CZ Shooting Team appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, IPSC, Pistols, Eric Grauffel, Gun Brands, IPSC World Shoot, CZ Shooting Team


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


SIG Sauer Reaches Preliminary Deal with German Court Over Arms Sales

A court in Kiel, Germany has come to a preliminary agreement with the legal counsel for three SIG Sauer executives which, in return for a guilty plea, will see the Sig Sauer employees avoid prison sentences. The three executives had been accused of the sale of 38,000 SP2022 pistols to Colombia between 2009 and 2011. […] Read More … The post SIG Sauer Reaches Preliminary Deal with German Court Over Arms Sales appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Germany, Companies, Colombia, Breaking News, Court Case, Sig Sauer, Kiel Germany, Pistols, Arms Sales


French Army Seeking NEW Pistol

The French Army is seeking to replace its ageing MAC 50 and MAS G1 9x19mm pistols and has published a tender requesting proposals from prospective companies. The move comes as part of the French Army’s larger small arms modernization programme which has seen the adoption of the German HK416 as the HK416 F and the […] Read More … The post French Army Seeking NEW Pistol appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Mac, Defense, Daily News, French Army, Pistols, Pistol, MAC 50, MAS G1


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


CONCEALED CARRY CORNER: GLOCK G43 vs G43X By The Numbers

Good afternoon shooters and welcome back to TFB’s Concealed Carry Corner where we discuss anything and everything related to the topic of packing a firearm for personal protection. Today we are going to revisit a topic we touched on more than two years ago: a by the numbers look at two of the most popular […] Read More … The post CONCEALED CARRY CORNER: GLOCK G43 vs G43X By The Numbers appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, Comparison, TFB, Glock, Concealed Carry, Pistols, G43, Concealment, Semi-Auto, Concealed Carry Corner, Carry Corner, G43X


Reader’s Choice BEST Full-Size Striker-Fired Pistol: Glock Gen5 17 9mm

We apologize for our tardiness in getting you the results for January’s poll. SHOT Show had us all run a little ragged and overwhelmed. This was a pretty fun one to debate though because the options and possibilities seem nearly endless! We also all have our own personal preferences and biases we lean strongly towards. […] Read More … The post Reader’s Choice BEST Full-Size Striker-Fired Pistol: Glock Gen5 17 9mm appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, Pistols, Semi-Auto, FN 509 9mm, Glock Gen5 17 9mm, Heckler & Koch VP-9 9mm, Sig Sauer P320 9mm, Smith & Wesson M&P M2.0 9mm, Type 14 Nambu 8mm


[IDEX 2019] Stoeger STR-9 from Turkey

Stoeger is a Turkish manufacturer mostly known for its shotguns, which are frequently based on designs of the parent company Benelli. Being part of the Beretta Holding, however, Stoeger has also been manufacturing semiautomatic pistols for some years. Specifically, they took over from Beretta the production of the 8000 series “Cougar” models. This was the […] Read More … The post [IDEX 2019] Stoeger STR-9 from Turkey appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Turkey, Beretta, Daily News, Benelli, Stoeger, Pistols, BDT, IDEX, Semi-Auto, STR-9, IDEX 2019, Benelli Being, Beretta Holding


Wilson Combat Now Offers Vickers Elite Package for Glock 45 Pistols

Wilson Combat has announced that along with the Gen5 Glock 19 and Glock 17 pistols, now they also offer Glock 45 pistols with the Vickers Elite upgrade package. This combination of custom features was specified by none other than Larry Vickers himself. Here is how Vickers Elite Glocks are described on Wilson Combat’s website: Leading firearms […] Read More … The post Wilson Combat Now Offers Vickers Elite Package for Glock 45 Pistols appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Wilson, Daily News, Larry Vickers, Wilson Combat, Pistols, Semi-Auto, Vickers Elite, Glock 45


HOT GAT or FUDD CRAP? A Very Custom Les Baer Boss 1911

Welcome to ‘Hot Gat or Fudd Crap?’, which may turn into a new regular series on here at TFB. As you could probably gather from the title, this column is going to look at different guns that are actually for sale and pose the question – is this a nice gun or just overdone Fudd […] Read More … The post HOT GAT or FUDD CRAP? A Very Custom Les Baer Boss 1911 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, Pistols, Fudd, Les Baer, BOSS 1911, Hot Gat Or Fudd Crap, Hot Gat, Fudd Crap


Crimson Trace Introduce Laserguard for S&W M&P Shield EZ

Crimson Trace have announced the launch of a Laserguard for Smith & Wesson’s MP Shield EZ. The new addition to the Laserguard line will be available with red and green lasers. Here’s what Crimson Trace have to say about the new laser: Crimson Trace®, America’s recognized leading brand of laser sights, today announced that it […] Read More … The post Crimson Trace Introduce Laserguard for S&W M&P Shield EZ appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, America, Lasers, Press Releases, Laser, Smith Wesson, Crimson Trace, Pistols, Laserguard, S&W, Product Announcement, Crimson Trace Laserguard, Smith & Wesson's MP Shield EZ, Crimson Trace Introduce Laserguard


Featured Deals of the Week – 2/22/19

Harbor Freight Apache – $29.99 with coupon 81892470 What the deal is: In light of some of the unfortunate stories about flying with firearms, this week I’m including this Apache case. It is a hard-shell watertight case, perfect for transporting “specialized equipment” as the manufacturer puts it. Its exterior dimensions are 16.5″ x 6.75″ x […] Read More … The post Featured Deals of the Week – 2/22/19 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Psa, Editorial, Ar-15, Pistols, 300 BLK, Norgon, P2022


True Austrian Love: First GLOCK G46 Glamour Shots

As a reminder, the elusive GLOCK G46 pistol with its rotating barrel and takedown slide-plate is only available to a small fraction of our readers. Specifically, the men and women who defend and protect the German State of Saxony–Anhalt. The rest of us, as the story goes, are in a persistent patience pattern, because GLOCK has […] Read More … The post True Austrian Love: First GLOCK G46 Glamour Shots appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Daily News, Glock, Pistols, G36, Rotating Barrel, German State of Saxony Anhalt


Modular Handgun System Roll-Out Reaches US Army Military Police School

The US Army’s roll out of the new M17 Modular Handgun System continues with the US Army Military Police School among the latest units to recieve the new SIG Sauer-made pistols. The US Army Training and Doctrine Command have posted an article announcing the Military Police School’s transition and getting some reactions from those now […] Read More … The post Modular Handgun System Roll-Out Reaches US Army Military Police School appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, US Army, Daily News, Pistols, Modular Handgun System, Sauer, US Army Training and Doctrine Command, M17, MIL/LE, US Army Military Police School, Military Police School