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HOT GAT or FUDD CRAP? Is this Eagle Soaring or Just Boring?

Welcome everyone to the 70th edition of ‘Hot Gat or Fudd Crap?’, one of our many series here on TFB. If you’re new to the series, this is where we look at the most obscure firearms that are actually for sale and ask the question – is this Gat a sweet deal or only have […] Read More … The post HOT GAT or FUDD CRAP? Is this Eagle Soaring or Just Boring? appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, White Tiger, Desert Eagle, Pistols, Semi-Auto, 44 Magnum, 50 A&E, Hot Gat Or Fudd Crap, Fudd Crap


Buying vs Building A 1911 – Part 2, My Final Thoughts

Way back in March, during the early days of quarantine and the COVID outbreak, we published the first part of Buying vs Building a 1911. At the end of my Part 1 article, I said both were running flawlessly with all ammo types and it was dead even. Fast forward 6 months and about 2,000 […] Read More … The post Buying vs Building A 1911 – Part 2, My Final Thoughts appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, 1911, Pistols, Gunsmithing, 45acp, Semi-Auto, Buy Vs Build, Sig Sauer Emperor Scorpion


The Thunder Ranch Combat Special by Nighthawk Custom

Fans of TFBTV must know that we’ve kept a close eye on Clint Smith and his training facility Thunder Ranch. Over the years Thunder Ranch has been coming out with more and more firearms with their name on it with some design changes spurred on by the man himself – Clint Smith. The Thunder Ranch […] Read More … The post The Thunder Ranch Combat Special by Nighthawk Custom appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, Nighthawk Custom, 1911, Pistols, TFBTV, Thunder Ranch, Semi-Auto, Clint Smith, Combat Special


SILENCER SATURDAY #147: HK SP5K PDW SBR – SEND PICS

Happy mid-pumpkin spice season everyone and welcome back to another edition of TFB’s Silencer Saturday brought to you by Yankee Hill Machine, manufacturers of the awesome (and affordable) YHM R9 suppressor. Speaking of which, we ran the R9 last weekend on the 300BLK Q Honey Badger using the Plan B and Cherry Bomb mounting system. […] Read More … The post SILENCER SATURDAY #147: HK SP5K PDW SBR – SEND PICS appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, TFB, Rifles, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Suppressors, YHM, Yankee Hill Machine, Silencers, Heckler & Koch, Semi-Auto, Silencer Saturday, Submachine Guns/Pistol Caliber Carbines, HK SP5K PDW


Killer Innovations’ Killer New P320C Slide

With the release of the SIG Sauer FCU on the horizon, every aftermarket company imaginable is jumping to fill the needs of P320 shooters across the country. Killer Innovations, a company known for their Glock slides (you can see what Adam had to say about them at TriggrCon 2019 here), is soon to release their […] Read More … The post Killer Innovations’ Killer New P320C Slide appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Slide, Daily News, Adam, Pistols, Semi-Auto, Killer Innovations, Sig P320C


New Imported Tisas Zigana PX-9 Pistols Now Available from SDS Imports

Knoxville, TN based company SDS Imports specializes in bringing foreign-made guns to the United States. They’ve just recently announced the addition of the Turkish made Tisas Zigana PX-9 pistol to their list of offerings. The Tisas PX-9 is a full-sized polymer framed 9mm pistol very similar in nature to the Springfield XD series of pistols. […] Read More … The post New Imported Tisas Zigana PX-9 Pistols Now Available from SDS Imports appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, United States, Daily News, Knoxville, Springfield, Pistols, Semi-Auto, Tisas, SDS Imports, Zigana, PX-9, Turkish Guns


TFB Review: SIG Sauer P320 XCompact – 5,000 Rounds Later

Back in April, I wrote up the initial differences between the XCompact and the RXP XCompact and in June I wrote a review of the RXP XCompact. I loved the RXP XCompact and ended up turning that into a range gun with the Parker Mountain Dual Compensator barrel system, but the standard P320 XCompact stayed […] Read More … The post TFB Review: SIG Sauer P320 XCompact – 5,000 Rounds Later appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Reviews, Guns, Sig Sauer, Sig, Concealed Carry, Pistols, Semi-Auto, P320, P320 XCOMPACT, Sig Sauer XCompact


New P320/M17 Slim Takedown Lever from Keres Dynamics

Keres Dynamics specializes in designing and manufacturing performance upgrades for the SIG Sauer P320/M17 line of handguns. They have previously released their PRO adjustable flat-faced trigger as well as an extended magazine release for the platform. They’ve just announced the addition of their new slim takedown lever which reduces the overall profile of the somewhat […] Read More … The post New P320/M17 Slim Takedown Lever from Keres Dynamics appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, Sig Sauer, Pistols, Other Gear & Gadgets, Semi-Auto, P320, M17, Keres Dynamics, Takedown Lever


Springfield Tanker vs Saint Victor 308 Pistol – Which Is the Better Ranch Gun?

As I had mentioned in my Suppressing the Springfield Armory M1A Tanker 308 Rifle article, when the stars align you have to go for it. The same applies to the situation I was in when two review guns I had on the wishlist dropped at my feet. One being the Springfield Armory Saint Victor .308 Pistol for […] Read More … The post Springfield Tanker vs Saint Victor 308 Pistol – Which Is the Better Ranch Gun? appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, Victor, Springfield Armory, Rifles, Semi-Auto, Saint Victor, AR Patterned, M1A Tanker, Springfield Armory M1A Tanker, Springfield Armory Saint Victor, Ranch Gun, Saint Victor 308 Pistol, TFB Face Off, Springfield Tanker


Atlas Arms Open Source Dagny Dagger Unrestricted AP Ammunition

Austin Thomas Jones is an Aerospace Engineer with a less than favorable view of Federal Firearms regulations. It is this attitude that caused Austin to depart from the aerospace industry and enter the firearms industry with the goal of resurrecting armor-piercing ammunition in order to provide equality under the law with regards to armor-piercing ammunition. […] Read More … The post Atlas Arms Open Source Dagny Dagger Unrestricted AP Ammunition appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Austin, Daily News, Armor, Austin Jones, Pistols, Ammunition, Body Armor, Armor Piercing, Semi-Auto, Dagny Dagger, Atlas Arms, Austin Thomas Jones, Federal Firearms, AP Ammo, Dagney Dagger


DIY Guns: Ivan’s Updated 3D Printed Walther PDW

A couple weeks back we talked about Ivan The Troll‘s 3D printed Walther PPK frame. That iteration was basically a proof of concept to see if he could make a durable and lasting frame using some 3D printed parts and an AR-15 fire control group. Now he has upgraded his creation to the next logical […] Read More … The post DIY Guns: Ivan’s Updated 3D Printed Walther PDW appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, 3d Printing, Daily News, Ivan, Walther, Pistols, Gunsmithing, Semi-Auto, DIY guns, Ivan the Troll, Walther PDW


Underground Arms Watch – October 2020

Continuing our regular look into criminally made and modified firearms within our Underground Arms Watch series, we start with a seizure of a number of homemade firearms by Queensland Police on October 2: Officers from Logan District Drug and Firearm team have charged a man with multiple firearm and drug offences following the execution of […] Read More … The post Underground Arms Watch – October 2020 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Revolver, Queensland, Gun crime, Daily News, Pistols, Semi-Auto, Homemade Guns, Improvised Firearms, Zip Guns, Submachine Guns/Pistol Caliber Carbines, Craft Made Firearms, UK criminals, Logan District Drug


NEW RELEASE: SIG SAUER Custom Works P320 AXG Scorpion

What is old is new again. Drawing from classic SIG Sauer pistols like the P226 and the P229, the latest P320 to leave the SIG Custom Shop utilizes a metal frame rather than the standard polymer lower found on the over one million P320 pistols manufactured, sold and issued since its debut a few years […] Read More … The post NEW RELEASE: SIG SAUER Custom Works P320 AXG Scorpion appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Scorpion, Daily News, Sig Sauer, Pistols, Product Announcement, Semi-Auto, P320, AXG, SIG P320 AXG, SIG SAUER Custom Works, SIG Custom Shop


Introducing the SIG P320 AXG

In this episode of TFBTV, James Reeves gets his hands on SIG’s newest pistol, the SIG P320 AXG. It’s no secret that SIG has been cranking out new variants of the P320 given the modular nature of the platform, but this one is SIGnificantly different than prior iterations. The P320 AXG is the first factory […] Read More … The post Introducing the SIG P320 AXG appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Sig Sauer, Sig, Pistols, TFBTV, James Reeves, Semi-Auto, metal framed P320, P320 AXG


HOT GAT or FUDD CRAP? Mini 14 Tactical or Trashed?

Welcome everyone to the 68th edition of ‘Hot Gat or Fudd Crap?’, one of our many series here on TFB. If you’re new to the series, this is where we look at the most obscure firearms that are actually for sale and ask the question – is this Gat a sweet deal or only have […] Read More … The post HOT GAT or FUDD CRAP? Mini 14 Tactical or Trashed? appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, Rifles, Mini 14, Semi-Auto, 223, Ruger Mini-14, Folding Stock, Hot Gat Or Fudd Crap, Fudd Crap, HGFC


New B&T SPC9 – The Best Of All Worlds?

The Swiss company B&T has developed a new family of modular and hybrid semi-automatic carbines. The name is SPC9 and the caliber is 9×19 mm. To best describe it, you could say that it combines a B&T APC9 with a Heckler & Koch MP5 and an AR15. On top of that, it also accepts either Glock […] Read More … The post New B&T SPC9 – The Best Of All Worlds? appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Switzerland, Daily News, Ar-15, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, B&T, Semi-Auto, AR Patterned, Glock magazines, B&T SPC9


Meet the RAW10 .308 AR from Red Arrow Weapons

Red Arrow Weapons is a newcomer to the AR world. Those of you who watch the Outdoor Channel may recognize the Red Arrow name from the hunting TV show on that network that bears the same moniker. The show’s host, Kip Campbell, and his television production company, Shotfish Productions, have been putting the show on […] Read More … The post Meet the RAW10 .308 AR from Red Arrow Weapons appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Daily News, Rifles, Outdoor Channel, 308, Ar-10, Product Announcement, Semi-Auto, AR Patterned, Kip Campbell, RAW10, Red Arrow Weapons, Shotfish Productions


NEW SIG M18X Pistol: US Military Peak Pistol Performance

In this episode of TFBTV, James Reeves visits SIG Sauer HQ in New Hampshire to talk about the new SIG M18X – the next evolution of the SIG P320 in the U.S. Military’s M17 and M18 program. This upgrade kit adds some performance features to the M18 pistol, which features are borrowed from the X-series […] Read More … The post NEW SIG M18X Pistol: US Military Peak Pistol Performance appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, US, New Hampshire, Sig Sauer, Pistols, TFBTV, James Reeves, Semi-Auto, M18X, SIG M18X, US Military Peak Pistol Performance, SIG Sauer HQ


New World Record Distance Handgun Shot Made by Ex-ICE Agent

A new world record handgun shot has been made by former Immigration and Customs Enforcement agent Victor Avila. The shot took place during a 90-minute shooting session where the results were recorded by several methods including GPS and laser ranging devices. The world record shot took place during the summer on Wednesday, July 29th, 2020 but […] Read More … The post New World Record Distance Handgun Shot Made by Ex-ICE Agent appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, World Records, Handguns, Immigration And Customs Enforcement, Daily News, Pistols, Semi-Auto, Victor Avila, MIL/LE, Shooting Records


HOT GAT or FUDD CRAP? Diesel-punk Overamatch or Pile’o’junk Mismatch?

Welcome everyone to the 67th edition of ‘Hot Gat or Fudd Crap?’, one of our many series here on TFB. If you’re new to the series, this is where we look at the most obscure firearms that are actually for sale and ask the question – is this Gat a sweet deal or only have […] Read More … The post HOT GAT or FUDD CRAP? Diesel-punk Overamatch or Pile’o’junk Mismatch? appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, 9mm, Rifles, Semi-Auto, Hot Gat Or Fudd Crap, Fudd Crap, Sten Gun, Thompson 1927A1, Vz 52


HOT GAT or FUDD CRAP? Diesel-punk Overmatch or Pile’o’junk Mismatch?

Welcome everyone to the 67th edition of ‘Hot Gat or Fudd Crap?’, one of our many series here on TFB. If you’re new to the series, this is where we look at the most obscure firearms that are actually for sale and ask the question – is this Gat a sweet deal or only have […] Read More … The post HOT GAT or FUDD CRAP? Diesel-punk Overmatch or Pile’o’junk Mismatch? appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, 9mm, Rifles, Semi-Auto, Hot Gat Or Fudd Crap, Fudd Crap, Sten Gun, Thompson 1927A1, Vz 52


SILENCER SATURDAY #144: Top 9mm Pistol Suppressor Hosts

Good afternoon fellow suppressor lovers and welcome to the pumpkin spice edition of TFB’s Silencer Saturday brought to you by Yankee Hill Machine, manufacturers of the new YHM R9 pistol, carbine and rifle suppressor. Last week we discussed the pros and cons of running a can underneath a handguard. The bottom line (for me) is that […] Read More … The post SILENCER SATURDAY #144: Top 9mm Pistol Suppressor Hosts appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Beretta, TFB, Glock, 9mm, Pistols, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Pistol, Yankee Hill Machine, S&W, Semi-Auto, Suppressor host, Silencer Saturday, BUL Armory


Glock 19 With 3D Printed Parts Seized by Police in Sydney, Australia

Police in Sydney, Australia have seized a partially 3D printed Glock 19 pistol after a raid on a Newtown home which is believed to have also been assembled with illegally imported parts. As only the slide, barrel and trigger components need to be smuggled in through the postal service (which are unregulated and freely available […] Read More … The post Glock 19 With 3D Printed Parts Seized by Police in Sydney, Australia appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Australia, 3d Printing, Newtown, Daily News, Sydney Australia, Pistols, Semi-Auto, 3D Printed guns, Homemade Guns, Ghost Guns, Deterrence Dispensed


American Tactical Unveils New FXH-45M Moxie 1911

American Tactical Inc, is a US manufacturer and worldwide importer of firearms, ammunition, and tactical equipment probably most famous for some of their 1911 pistols. They have just introduced the all-new FXH-45M Moxie 1911 pistol. The FXH-45M Moxie looks and feels different with an all-new barrel, slide, and sight set from a standard 1911 pistol. […] Read More … The post American Tactical Unveils New FXH-45M Moxie 1911 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, US, Ati, Daily News, 1911, Pistols, Moxie, 45 ACP, Semi-Auto, American Tactical Inc, FXH-45M


Danish Armed Forces Chose New Sniper Rifle – Colt Canada C20 DMR

The Danish Armed Forces have selected Colt Canada C20 Designated Marksman Rifle (DMR) in 7.62×51 mm as their new sniper rifle. The C20 DMR is intended to replace the current Heckler & Koch  HK417S (Sniper). The Danish name will be Finskyttegevaer, Kort (FINSKGV K). Roughly translated it means “fine shooting rifle, short”, and it will be introduced […] Read More … The post Danish Armed Forces Chose New Sniper Rifle – Colt Canada C20 DMR appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Defense, Canada, Denmark, Daily News, DMR, Colt Canada, Semi-Auto, Diemaco, Danish Armed Forces, AR Patterned, Heckler & Koch HK417, MIL/LE, C20 Semi-Automatic Sniper Weapon, Colt Canada C20, FINSKGV


EAA Corp’s New Left-Handed Churchill 212 Field Shotgun

If you’re a firearms enthusiast and are constantly frustrated with the lack of left-handed firearms available on the market then EAA Corp has your back with the recent release of their Churchill 212 Field Shotgun. The European American Armory Corporation built the Churchill 212 from the ground up to accommodate for left-handed shooters.   EAA […] Read More … The post EAA Corp’s New Left-Handed Churchill 212 Field Shotgun appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Shotguns, Churchill, Daily News, Akkar, Left Handed, Semi-Auto, EAA Corp, European American Armory Corporation, Churchill 212, Field Shotgun


The Polish VIS 100 M1 (Ragun, PR-15) Pistol Is Coming To America

FB Radom’s newest military sidearm has gone by several names, such as “Ragun”, “PR-15” and most recently, upon it’s official adoption by the Polish armed forces, the “VIS 100”. Followers of the development of this double action/single action (DA/SA) pistol have been hopeful that it would be imported into the U.S. at some point. Well, […] Read More … The post The Polish VIS 100 M1 (Ragun, PR-15) Pistol Is Coming To America appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, America, Poland, Daily News, Radom, 9mm, Pistols, Fb Radom, Semi-Auto, PR 15, RAGUN, VIS 100, VIS 100 M1


Suppressing the Springfield Armory M1A Tanker 308 Rifle

When the stars align you have to go for it. That was my thought when several review items and connections fell pleasantly into place. Along with that, there was encouragement at the idea of something not entirely difficult but somewhat time-consuming. I am referring to when a Springfield Armory M1A Tanker 308 Rifle, a Silencer […] Read More … The post Suppressing the Springfield Armory M1A Tanker 308 Rifle appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, Springfield, Springfield Armory, Rifles, Guns & Gear, Suppressor, Semi-Auto, Delta P Design, M1A Tanker, Muzzle Adapter, Springfield Armory M1A Tanker


TFB Review: Springfield Armory M1A Tanker 308 Rifle

I have to admit that I am a sucker for nostalgia and even tributes to nostalgia. I had the honor to review and handle a piece of history in that of the M1A action and also the comfort and maneuverability of a shorter barrel and compact and sturdy stock. I of course am referring to […] Read More … The post TFB Review: Springfield Armory M1A Tanker 308 Rifle appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Reviews, Guns, Editorial, Springfield Armory, Rifles, 308 Win, Semi-Auto, TFB Review, M1A Tanker, Socom 16


Surplus WWII M1 Carbine Cache from Royal Tiger Imports

Although they do sell some modern firearms, Royal Tiger Imports‘ bread and butter are historical and surplus guns. From British Lee Enfields and Italian Carcanos to German K98 Mausers and French rifles with unusually fun names, Chassepot Fusil Gras Artilery Muskatoons, if a gun is old and a bit patinated, odds are Royal Tiger has […] Read More … The post Surplus WWII M1 Carbine Cache from Royal Tiger Imports appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, History, Wwii, Daily News, Lee Enfields, Rifles, M1 Carbine, Surplus, Collector, Semi-Auto, Royal Tiger Imports, Chassepot Fusil Gras Artilery Muskatoons