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[SHOT Show 2019] Ruger’s Long Range Precision Rifle and Custom Shop 1911

Ruger’s long-range entries are now being chambered in long action calibers such as .300 Win Mag and .338 Lapua with the latest version of the Ruger Precision Rifle. It also features a newly designed handguard that incorporates M-Lok rail sections for the mounting of forward accessories. The Picatinny optics rail has a height of 30-MOA, […] Read More … The post [SHOT Show 2019] Ruger’s Long Range Precision Rifle and Custom Shop 1911 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Ruger, Custom Shop, Pistols, Rifles, TFBTV, Long Range, Bolt Action, TFB TV, Semi-Auto, SHOT Show 2019, SHOT 2019


[SHOT Show 2019] Desert Tech Revamps the SRS Rifle

The biggest news at Desert Tech this year was that the bolt action SRS rifle has now been updated to an “SRS A2” configuration. The company engineers took some time to look at the configuration of the rifle and were able to take almost two pounds off the weight in some cases. Primarily this meant […] Read More … The post [SHOT Show 2019] Desert Tech Revamps the SRS Rifle appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, SRS, Rifles, TFBTV, Bullpup, Desert Tech, TFB TV, Semi-Auto, SHOT Show 2019, MIL/LE, SHOT 2019


[SHOT 2019] MarColMar’s CETME-L

Rolled Locked and Ready to Rock MarColMar has been hard at work.  After 2 years of effort, and 2 million dollars spent in production, their CETME-L reproductions are shipping out to customers.  These are full guns, not a kit that you have to weld, bend and pin together at home.  These feature new CHF nitrided […] Read More … The post [SHOT 2019] MarColMar’s CETME-L appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, SHOT Show, Rifles, Semi-Auto, Cetme, Marcolmar, Cetme-l, SHOT Show 2019, Rock MarColMar


[SHOT 2019] An Arrow Firing Rifle?

Yes, that it what it looks like New for 2019, The Crackshot XBR Arrow Firing Rifle, Ironically from Traditions firearms, is indeed a “rifle” that fires arrows.  The “Firebolt” arrows are loaded onto a 27-caliber 21″ tube inside of a 22″ outer sleeve.  The user then breaks the action and inserts a .27 caliber “Powerload” […] Read More … The post [SHOT 2019] An Arrow Firing Rifle? appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, SHOT Show, Rifles, SHOT Show 2019, Arrow Firing Rifle, Crackshot, Crackshot XBR, POWERLOAD


[SHOT 2019] Yankee Hill Machine MARC Chassis And Turbo K Silencer

I’ll start off the visit to my friends at Yankee Hill Machine with a caveat you’ve heard before: my long range shooting consists of everything up to and including 100 yards. So let’s do the 50K foot overview of YHM’s new MARC chassis, then we’ll work on getting one into the hands of a long […] Read More … The post [SHOT 2019] Yankee Hill Machine MARC Chassis And Turbo K Silencer appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, Marc, SHOT Show, Rifles, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, YHM, Yankee Hill Machine, Bolt Action, SHOT Show 2019, Yankee Hill Machine MARC, Turbo K Silencer


[SHOT 2019] Soft shooting PCCs and an even lighter OIP from Battle Arms Development

SLIM-fast Battle Arms Development’s already crazy light OIP rifle keeps losing weight!  The OIP Gen 2 drops a few ounces due to BAD’s new carbon fibre grip, available with either an “OIP” or chevrons cut into the grip.  The new weight of the rifle is 3.8lbs.   That’s nearly in the territory of the ENYO. […] Read More … The post [SHOT 2019] Soft shooting PCCs and an even lighter OIP from Battle Arms Development appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, SHOT Show, Pistols, Rifles, Semi-Auto, OIP, Pistol Stabilizing Brace, AR Patterned, SHOT Show 2019


[SHOT 2019] Range Day: NEMO arms with something new.

When I saw I had received NEMO arms as one of my range day assignments I was both excited and not at the same time.  I was looking forward to shooting their .300 win mag. extra-large frame AR, but at the same time I knew my job here at SHOT with TFB was to report […] Read More … The post [SHOT 2019] Range Day: NEMO arms with something new. appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, TFB, Nemo, SHOT Show, Pistols, Rifles, Guns & Gear, Pistol, Monark, Omen, Semi-Auto, Range Day, SHOT Show 2019, SHOT 2019


[SHOT 2019] Hands-on with ST Engineering’s New BR18 and CPW

more from Singapore One exciting company to see at SHOT Industry Day at the Range was ST Engineering Land Systems.  Best known for their constant-recoil Ultimax LMGs and their SAR21 bullpup rifles, they had a new rifle and a rarely seen PDW on display this year. A well-Balanced Bullpup First up was their BR18.  First […] Read More … The post [SHOT 2019] Hands-on with ST Engineering’s New BR18 and CPW appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Singapore, SHOT Show, Rifles, Guns & Gear, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Bullpup, ST Engineering, ST Kinetics, Cpw, SHOT Show 2019, 2019 SHOT SHOW, BR18, ST Engineering Land Systems Best


[SHOT 2019] New Savage Precision/Competition AR10 and High Country Hunting Rifle

In this episode of TFBTV, James visits with rifle maker, Savage, to talk about their new precision rifle/competition entry to the Savage “MSR” AR15/AR10-pattern rifle line and a new lightweight high country hunting bolt action rifle, both coming in 6.5 Creedmoor as well as other popular hunting and competition calibers. ««« PATREON GIVEAWAYS »»» Go […] Read More … The post [SHOT 2019] New Savage Precision/Competition AR10 and High Country Hunting Rifle appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Savage, Creedmoor, SHOT Show, Rifles, TFBTV, TFBTV James, SHOT Show 2019


POTD: Somalian MPT-76s

Today’s photo features graduating Somalian Army conscripts being sworn in next to some new Turkish MPT-76 rifles and MG-3 general purpose machine guns made by Turkey’s state-owned small arms manufacturer MKEK. The photo was taken at a graduation ceremony for 185 Somalian officer cadets at the Somalian-Turkish Task Force Command in Mogadishu. The Ceremony was attended by […] Read More … The post POTD: Somalian MPT-76s appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Turkey, Potd, Mogadishu, Turkish Army, Photo of the Day, Rifles, Mg3, MKEK, MPT-76, Somalian Army, Somalian Turkish Task Force Command


Steyr Introduces Scout Rifle in 6.5 Creedmoor

Steyr Arms have announced a new version of their Scout Rifle chambered in 6.5 Creedmoor. The new chambering joins the line of light, handy bolt actions. The new 6.5 Creedmoor chambered rifle joins other calibres in the Scout Rifle line which include .223 Remington, 243 Winchester, 7mm-08 Remington, .308 Winchester. The Scout Rifle was developed […] Read More … The post Steyr Introduces Scout Rifle in 6.5 Creedmoor appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Press Releases, Steyr, Creedmoor, Rifles, 6.5 Creedmoor, Bolt Action, Steyr Arms, Steyr Scout Rifle


Barrett to Launch New REC10 at SHOT Show

Back in December 2017 we reported that Barrett would be launching their new 7.62x51mm REC10 rifle, now in 2019 it’s finally here. Barrett have confirmed that the REC10 will be introduced at SHOT Show 2019. The new rifle is chambered in 7.62x51mm, uses an intermediate length direct impingement system, has a barrel length of 16 […] Read More … The post Barrett to Launch New REC10 at SHOT Show appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Press Releases, Barrett, SHOT Show, Rifles, Barrett Firearms Manufacturing, Semi-Auto, Barrett REC10, AR Patterned


Vasilyev Automatic Rifle (VAR) Concept

When checking the news feed in Russian and former Soviet countries’ websites, I came across an article written in a Russian website called Voyennoye Obozreniye about a new rifle concept called VAR (Vasilyev Automatic Rifle). At first glance, it was one of those concepts that makes you think “someone plays video games too much”. However, […] Read More … The post Vasilyev Automatic Rifle (VAR) Concept appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, Concept, Vasilyev, Rifles, Bullpup, Var, Spear, 9.3x40mm, Vasilyev Automatic Rifle, Voyennoye Obozreniye


Franklin Armory Reformation: The Semi Automatic Musket Cometh

Well it’s not technically a musket, it isn’t a smooth bore, it has straight rifling rather than spiralled. You may remember the hype which surrounded Franklin Armory’s mysterious Reformation in the run up to SHOT Show 2018. Well almost exactly a year later the Reformation is now available. Boasting a SBR length without the need […] Read More … The post Franklin Armory Reformation: The Semi Automatic Musket Cometh appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, SBR, Ar-15, Rifles, Franklin Armory, Franklin Armory Reformation, AR Patterned, this is my 500th TFB article


NEW Cobalt Kinetics “Winter Limited Edition” Edge Rifle in 300 BLK

Cobalt Kinetics has taken their Edge rifle and bathed it in some wintery goodness. With extra embellishments on the rifle and a new finish, they are releasing a “Winter Limited Edition” run for 2019 that is limited to just 50 firearms. This rifle is extremely similar to their traditional Edge rifle, but with that frosty […] Read More … The post NEW Cobalt Kinetics “Winter Limited Edition” Edge Rifle in 300 BLK appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Edge, Rifles, Cobalt Kinetics, 300 BLACKOUT, 300 BLK, Product Announcement, AR Patterned, New Cobalt Kinetics, Winter Limited Edition


JUST RELEASED: 2019 Remington And AAC Product Catalogs

It’s that time of year again, boys and girls – SHOT Show, new releases, hopes, dreams and more will start to flood your inbox. Today we will give you a preview of the 2019 Remington and Advanced Armament product catalogs. While there are some notable highlights, this year’s layout doesn’t appear to contain any earth-shattering […] Read More … The post JUST RELEASED: 2019 Remington And AAC Product Catalogs appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Breaking News, Shotguns, Daily News, Pistols, Rifles, Product Announcement, AAC Product Catalogs


POTD: Bundeswehr Testing New G95K at Yuma Proving Ground

Last August the German Ministry of Defence brought the Bundeswehr’s newest rifle to the US Army’s Yuma Proving Ground in Arizona for testing. The G95K was put through gruelling environmental testing which simulated real-world conditions similar to those found in Afghanistan. The G95K, based on the HK 416 A7, was adopted for the KSK (German Special Forces) back […] Read More … The post POTD: Bundeswehr Testing New G95K at Yuma Proving Ground appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Afghanistan, Ministry Of Defence, Arizona, US Army, Bundeswehr, Potd, Yuma Proving Ground, Photo of the Day, Rifles, Heckler & Koch, Hk416, KSK, HK G95, AR Patterned, G95K


Lightened-Wood Lever! NEW Marlin 336 Curly Maple with Fiddle Back

Marlin has introduced a NEW version of their staple Model 336 lever-action rifle with a B-Grade Curly Maple stock and Fiddle Back figuring. This new rifle is not surprisingly chambered in the stalwart .30-30 Winchester cartridge. This rifle was announced back at the NASGW (National Sporting Good Wholesalers) Show in October and it is finally […] Read More … The post Lightened-Wood Lever! NEW Marlin 336 Curly Maple with Fiddle Back appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Marlin, Rifles, Product Announcement, 30-30 Win, 336, Curly Maple


B&T USA Announces APC308

Back in March 2018, Eric broke the news that B&T were finally set to offer a 7.62x51mm APC, the APC308. The rifle was unveiled at the 2018 Enforce TAC show but no details on when it might arrive in the US were given. It now appears that B&T USA are preparing to bring the APC308 […] Read More … The post B&T USA Announces APC308 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Usa, Guns, US, Press Releases, Eric, Rifles, B&T, Semi-Auto, B&T USA, B&T APC308


SILENCER SATURDAY #55: Mount Up! The Best Rifle Mounting Systems

Good afternoon baffle boys and girls and welcome to episode 55 of TFB’s Silencer Saturday, where you are encouraged to laugh at my dumb jokes – quietly. Last week we discussed the 3D printed options from Delta P Design, which coincidentally are all direct thread models – requiring no mounting systems – which I happen […] Read More … The post SILENCER SATURDAY #55: Mount Up! The Best Rifle Mounting Systems appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, TFB, Rifles, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Silencer Saturday


DI Revolution in .308 Win/6.5 Creedmoor from Patriot Ordinance Factory

The week before Thanksgiving I was invited to the Patriot Ordinance Factory (POF) facility in Northern Phoenix as part of a small media contingent (something that POF had not done before). This was not some fancy junket, it was actually a pretty down-to-earth event that started with a presentation and a factory tour, transitioned out […] Read More … The post DI Revolution in .308 Win/6.5 Creedmoor from Patriot Ordinance Factory appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, Creedmoor, Rifles, Patriot Ordinance Factory, Northern Phoenix


DI Revolution in .308 Win/6.5 Creedmoor from Patriot Ordnance Factory

The week before Thanksgiving I was invited to the Patriot Ordnance Factory (POF) facility in Northern Phoenix as part of a small media contingent (something that POF had not done before). This was not some fancy junket, it was actually a pretty down-to-earth event that started with a presentation and a factory tour, transitioned out […] Read More … The post DI Revolution in .308 Win/6.5 Creedmoor from Patriot Ordnance Factory appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, Creedmoor, Rifles, Northern Phoenix


Henry Introduce New Rifles – including ‘Long Ranger’ in 6.5 Creedmoor

Henry Repeating Arms have announced some new additions to their range, including a new ‘Long Ranger’ hunting rifle and a new .22, the American Eagle. The latest Long Ranger will be chambered in 6.5 Creedmoor and joins the series that already includes .223 Rem/5.56 NATO, .243 Win, .308 chamberings. The Long Ranger weighs 7 lbs and […] Read More … The post Henry Introduce New Rifles – including ‘Long Ranger’ in 6.5 Creedmoor appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Nato, Press Releases, Henry, Creedmoor, Rifles, Henry Repeating Arms, 6.5 Creedmoor, Henry Long Ranger, Henry American Eagle


PTR GOES BIG (And Small): New 9KT And 9R MP5 Style Guns

Building on last year’s successful launch of two MP5 clones, South Carolina based firearms manufacturer PTR is announcing two new models in their production line up. The 9KT is an MP5K clone with a custom handguard, top rail and an end cap capable of accepting slings, pistol stabilizing braces and stocks (mind the NFA, boys and […] Read More … The post PTR GOES BIG (And Small): New 9KT And 9R MP5 Style Guns appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Breaking News, South Carolina, Daily News, NFA, PTR, Pistols, Rifles, Semi-Auto


Knight’s Armament Awarded $16.5 Million Contract for M110s

The US Army’s Contracting Command has awarded Knight’s Armament Company a contract for more 7.62x51mm M110 Semi-Automatic Sniper Systems (SASS). Over 10 years on since it was first adopted and nearly five years since the Army began its programme to replace it with a lighter, more compact rifle the Army has placed further orders for […] Read More … The post Knight’s Armament Awarded $16.5 Million Contract for M110s appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Army, US Army, Daily News, Knight, Knights Armament, KAC, Rifles, Knight s Armament Company, Sniper Rifle, M110, AR Patterned, Contracting Command, M110A1 CSASS


Dropping In For 2019: CZ-USA Bren 2 Ms in 7.62×39 And 5.56×45

CZ-USA has kept American shooters on their toes the past few years. From sexy carry and competition pistols to Scorpion pistol caliber carbine variants, the lauded gunmaker is pushing out functional and affordable firearms. And just a week into 2019, it appears that this year will be no different. CZ-USA has sneakily announced the pending […] Read More … The post Dropping In For 2019: CZ-USA Bren 2 Ms in 7.62×39 And 5.56×45 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Usa, Guns, Breaking News, Daily News, Rifles, Product Announcement, Pistol Stabilizing Brace, CZ USA BREN


FAB Defense SKS Chassis System Now Available

We first saw the prototypes of this FAB Defense SKS chassis during the Arms & Hunting 2017 arms exhibition held in Moscow, Russia. These were 3D printed prototypes and back then it was unclear when they will become an actual product. Apparently, this chassis has just hit the market. The FAB Defense SKS Chassis System […] Read More … The post FAB Defense SKS Chassis System Now Available appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, UAS, Daily News, Moscow Russia, SKS, Rifles, Fab defense, GL-CORE, SKS chassis


NEW Henry Golden Boy Silver American Rodeo Tribute Edition .22 S/L/LR

Henry Repeating Arms has introduced a NEW Tribute Edition rifle through their Golden Boy Silver series of lever-action rimfire. This newest model pays homage to the hard-working men and women who compete in rodeos. This new rifle is aptly named the Henry Golden Boy Silver American Rodeo Tribute Edition chambered in .22 Short/.22 Long/.22 Long […] Read More … The post NEW Henry Golden Boy Silver American Rodeo Tribute Edition .22 S/L/LR appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Henry, Rifles, Rimfire, Henry Repeating Arms, Product Announcement, American Rodeo, Golden Boy Silver


Upping the Ante! Hornady’s Frontier Cartridge Barrel with 13,889 Rounds of 5.56 NATO

Hornady must have noticed the barrels of ammunition Federal Premium recently produced. The barrels that Federal now sells are either 5.56 NATO with 12,500 rounds or 7.62 NATO with 7,500 rounds! Either in direct competition or just keeping in line with the marketplace, Hornady now has a Frontier Cartridge Barrel with even more 5.56 NATO rounds […] Read More … The post Upping the Ante! Hornady’s Frontier Cartridge Barrel with 13,889 Rounds of 5.56 NATO appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Nato, Hornady, Rifles, Ammunition, Federal Premium, Product Announcement, 5.56 NATO, Frontier Cartridge, Cartridge Barrel, Frontier Cartridge Barrel


Silencer Saturday #54: 3D Printed Silence Science – Delta P Design

Welcome back decibel dorks and thanks for joining us once again for TFB’s Silencer Saturday, where even supersonic cartridges deserve to be suppressed. Today we are taking a closer look at the suppressors from Delta P Design. As you are probably already aware, Delta P designs and builds their unique silencers through a process called […] Read More … The post Silencer Saturday #54: 3D Printed Silence Science – Delta P Design appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Delta, Editorial, TFB, Rifles, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Silencer Saturday, AR Patterned