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POTD: Heckler & Koch MP5 Cutaway Models

Photo Of The Day – Established in 2014 and a way to show carefully selected photographs from the world of firearms on a daily basis. As a bonus, you get a short story, and hopefully, you’ll learn something new. Today we take a look at the Heckler & Koch MP5 “Schnittmodell“, which is a cutaway model for […] Read More … The post POTD: Heckler & Koch MP5 Cutaway Models appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Cutaway, Section, Koch, Photo of the Day, HK MP5, Submachine Guns/Pistol Caliber Carbines, Schnittmodell


POTD: The M3 “Grease Gun” on Full-Auto

An American .45-caliber submachine gun on full-auto. I think most people would think of the Thompson M1A1 submachine gun, except this one came in service from 1943, and was much cheaper to produce. The M3 submachine gun (a.k.a. Grease Gun) is our Photo Of The Day. I can appreciate a collection of historic firearms, but I […] Read More … The post POTD: The M3 “Grease Gun” on Full-Auto appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Thompson, M3, Photo of the Day, Full Auto, Grease Gun, 45 ACP, Submachine Guns/Pistol Caliber Carbines


NEW Strike Industries CZ Scorpion EVO 3 Accessories – Pistol Grip and Selector Switch

Strike Industries has launched two new products, a pistol grip and a selector switch, designed for the CZ Scorpion EVO 3. Both of the new parts are compatible with all CZ Scorpion EVO 3 models. Let’s see what features each of the new parts packs. SI CZ Scorion EVO 3 Pistol Grip Compared to the factory […] Read More … The post NEW Strike Industries CZ Scorpion EVO 3 Accessories – Pistol Grip and Selector Switch appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, Strike Industries, Pistol Grip, Other Gear & Gadgets, Evo 3, CZ Scorpion, Submachine Guns/Pistol Caliber Carbines, Selector Switch, NEW Strike Industries CZ Scorpion EVO, SI CZ Scorion EVO


Ukrainian Border Guard Tests Locally Made SMG-15 Submachine Guns

The State Border Guard Service of Ukraine has published a press release telling about the new, domestically-produced submachine gun called SMG-15 that they are currently testing and may adopt in the foreseeable future. The press release notes that the gun is made by a company called “UKROP” LLC (ТОВ «УКРОП») which according to some Ukrainian […] Read More … The post Ukrainian Border Guard Tests Locally Made SMG-15 Submachine Guns appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Ukraine, Daily News, SMG, Border Guard, Ukrop, Zbroyar, Submachine Gun, Submachine Guns/Pistol Caliber Carbines, SMG-15, State Border Guard Service of Ukraine, State Border Guard Service, UKROP LLC


POTD: UZI in Special Forces Weapons Course

Photo Of The Day – We are back in what may be one of the most popular classes. Unfortunately, most people cannot take it, but at least we’re able to enjoy this picture. I think you share my view that we need more Uzi content, and here we see it on full-auto on the Special Forces […] Read More … The post POTD: UZI in Special Forces Weapons Course appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Uzi, SMG, Photo of the Day, Submachine Guns/Pistol Caliber Carbines, Special Forces Weapons Course


POTD: The Carl Gustav M/45 – Swedish K Gun (+ HK MP5 SD)

100% sure – Would not skip class. In today’s Photo Of The Day we’re looking at the Carl Gustav M/45, also called the Swedish K Gun. Kulsprutepistol m/45 (abbreviated Kpist m/45), which can be translated to something like bullet spraying pistol. A pretty accurate name, in fact. The M/45 is fully-automatic only, and the model is still used […] Read More … The post POTD: The Carl Gustav M/45 – Swedish K Gun (+ HK MP5 SD) appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Carl Gustav, Photo of the Day, M/45, Kpist m/45, Submachine Guns/Pistol Caliber Carbines, Swedish K, Special Forces Weapons Course, K Gun Kulsprutepistol


SILENCER SATURDAY #130: Innovative Arms Integrally Suppressed Scorpion K

Happy Saturday everyone and welcome back to TFB’s weekly discussion of silencers and accessories designed to make suppressed weapons perform to their fullest potential. Last week we talked about the current state of the National Firearms Act – a series of laws and regulations initially designed to essentially ban silencers from common use that now […] Read More … The post SILENCER SATURDAY #130: Innovative Arms Integrally Suppressed Scorpion K appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Reviews, Guns, Editorial, TFB, 9mm, Rifles, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Innovative Arms, Semi-Auto, Subsonic, CZ Scorpion, Silencer Saturday, Submachine Guns/Pistol Caliber Carbines


Vickers Guide Announce Latest Book – SIG Sauer Vol.1

Vickers Guide have announced the pre-sale of the first of two volumes looking at SIG and SIG Sauer firearms. The first volume will look at pistols, submachine guns and pistol calibre carbines, while the second, due for release next year, will look at the company’s rifles, machine guns and other special weapons. The 380-page book […] Read More … The post Vickers Guide Announce Latest Book – SIG Sauer Vol.1 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Book, History, Daily News, Sig Sauer, Larry Vickers, Sig, Pistols, Product Announcement, Coffee Table Book, Vickers Guide, Submachine Guns/Pistol Caliber Carbines, Reference Book, SIG Sauer Vol


POTD: M/45BE Swedish Police Submachine Gun

Photo Of The Day – Today we have some TFB exclusive pictures of the Swedish M/45BE submachine gun. “E” stands for “Enkelskott” in Swedish, or single shot (semi-automatic) in English, which is quite appropriate for a Law Enforcement firearm. The M/45BE was the reinforcement support weapon of the Swedish Police before the Heckler & Koch MP5 […] Read More … The post POTD: M/45BE Swedish Police Submachine Gun appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Sweden, Guns, Photo of the Day, M/45, Kpist m/45, Submachine Guns/Pistol Caliber Carbines, Swedish K, M/45BE, M/45BET


POTD: Heckler & Koch MP5K in Full-Auto

At TFB we’re devoted to finding the best and most interesting firearms-related photos together with a short story. You’ll find these photos here, and what could be better than a Heckler & Koch MP5K going fully automatic? Look at the expression on the soldier’s face (can’t blame him) and look at the heatwave above the HK. […] Read More … The post POTD: Heckler & Koch MP5K in Full-Auto appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, TFB, HK, Koch, Photo of the Day, Heckler & Koch, Mp5k, HK MP5K, Submachine Guns/Pistol Caliber Carbines, Special Forces Weapons Course, HKPDW


TFB Review: Custom Smith MFG 3D Printed MP5 Upgrades

With the roller delayed blowback renaissance, accessories for the MP5 platform have exploded on the market. With the improved quality of rapid prototyping, now individuals can print out functional parts and sell them. Custom Smith MFG (CSM) makes 3D printed MP5 upgrade parts for the king of pistol caliber carbines. We got their MP5K AFG […] Read More … The post TFB Review: Custom Smith MFG 3D Printed MP5 Upgrades appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Reviews, Guns, Guns & Gear, Mp5, 3D printed, Mp5k, Submachine Guns/Pistol Caliber Carbines, Custom Smith MFG, Custom Smith MFG CSM


POTD: The Owen Gun (Royal Australian Regiment)

Evelyn Ernest Owen (15 May 1915 – 1 April 1949) designed the Owen machine carbine or Owen Gun in 1939. This is the topic of our Photo Of The Day. TFB wrote about it already in 2013, in the article: Made In Australia: The Owen Submachine Gun. As I’m sure you’ve figured out already, the Owen Gun was […] Read More … The post POTD: The Owen Gun (Royal Australian Regiment) appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Australia, Vietnam, Photo of the Day, Submachine Guns/Pistol Caliber Carbines, Owen gun, Evelyn Ernest Owen, Day TFB


Senegal’s Security Forces Buy Taurus Carbines & SMGs

As Brazil’s Taurus Armas seeks to ensure its financial stability and expand its export sales they have announced a contract with Senegal’s security forces to provide 1,000 5.56x45mm T4 carbines and 200 9x19mm SMT9 submachine guns. While the value of the Senegalese contract is currently undisclosed last year it is estimated that about 80% of […] Read More … The post Senegal’s Security Forces Buy Taurus Carbines & SMGs appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Defense, Senegal, Law Enforcement, Brazil, Taurus, Daily News, Rifles, AR Patterned, Submachine Guns/Pistol Caliber Carbines, MIL/LE, Taurus T4, Gendarmerie Nationale Sénégalaise, Senegal Security Forces, Taurus Armas, Taurus SMT9


POTD: Thompson M1A1 Submachine Gun in Full-Auto

Today the photographer really nailed it! We’re looking at a Thompson M1A1 submachine gun as Special Forces students assigned to the U. S. Army John F. Kennedy Special Warfare Center and School take a class in the open air. It looks like the student above wears a 1st Marine Division patch. This happened in Fort Bragg, North […] Read More … The post POTD: Thompson M1A1 Submachine Gun in Full-Auto appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Thompson, Photo of the Day, U S Army John F Kennedy Special Warfare Center, Submachine Guns/Pistol Caliber Carbines, Special Forces Weapons Course, Thompson M1A1, Fort Bragg North


SILENCER SATURDAY #128: Suppressed Super Subsonic 9mm From Seismic Ammo

Good afternoon suppressor fans and welcome back to another Silencer Saturday segment brought to you by Yankee Hill Machine, manufacturers of the Turbo K 5.56mm suppressor. Last week we talked about subsonic 9mm ammunition choices for pistol caliber carbines like the H&K SP5 and I’d like to continue the conversation with some 185gr 9mm from […] Read More … The post SILENCER SATURDAY #128: Suppressed Super Subsonic 9mm From Seismic Ammo appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Reviews, Guns, Editorial, 9mm, Pistols, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Ammunition, Yankee Hill Machine, Semi-Auto, Subsonic, Silencer Saturday, Submachine Guns/Pistol Caliber Carbines, Subsonic Ammunition, Seismic Ammo


SILENCER SATURDAY #127: H&K SP5 Subsonic Ammunition Choices

Good morning everyone and welcome back to another edition of TFB’ Silencer Saturday brought to you by our friends at Yankee Hill Machine, manufacturers of the Turbo and Turbo K line of suppressors. Last week we discussed some buying tips for silencer newbies and many of you added advice from your own personal experiences in […] Read More … The post SILENCER SATURDAY #127: H&K SP5 Subsonic Ammunition Choices appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, Ammunition, H&K, Mp5, Yankee Hill Machine, Heckler & Koch, Subsonic, Silencer Saturday, Submachine Guns/Pistol Caliber Carbines, Subsonic Ammunition, SP5, Turbo and Turbo K


Underground Arms Watch – May Pt.1

Continuing the Underground Arms Watch series, here are a number of black market made and modified firearms which have recently surfaced. First up, here are three corpses of what were once guns which were seized in Zimbabwe earlier in the month. “EASTERN CAPE – Two (02) shotguns and an AK47 Assault Rifle were seized during […] Read More … The post Underground Arms Watch – May Pt.1 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Diy, Guns, Brazil, Zimbabwe, Criminal, Daily News, Other Gear & Gadgets, Homemade Guns, Zip Guns, Submachine Guns/Pistol Caliber Carbines, Underground Arms Watch, Blank Conversion


Magpul Releases Enhancements for MP5s and Clones

Last October, TFB reported that Magpul had released a line of enhanced parts for CZ’s Scorpion. These upgrades included a grip, mag release, and 35-round PMAGs. Today H&K connoisseurs, Nakatomi Plaza hostage-takers, and roller-delayed blowback fans of all kinds can rejoice together. The Scorpion’s granddaddy, the MP5 (and clones like the semi-auto SP5), is getting […] Read More … The post Magpul Releases Enhancements for MP5s and Clones appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Clone, Daily News, Magpul, H&K, Mp5, Product Announcement, Submachine Guns/Pistol Caliber Carbines, SP5


Cryptic Coatings Releases New 9mm PVD/CVD AR Bolt

Cryptic Coatings has just announced the release of its new 9mm bolt specifically designed for use with Glock and Colt style magazines. In addition to the magazine compatibility, the bolt is also said to be compatible with “drop-in” style mag well adapters. Cryptic Coatings Releases New 9mm PVD/CVD AR Bolt Compatible with Both GLOCK and […] Read More … The post Cryptic Coatings Releases New 9mm PVD/CVD AR Bolt appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, Other Gear & Gadgets, 9mm AR, Ar-9, Submachine Guns/Pistol Caliber Carbines, 9mm Bolt, Cryptic Coatings


New Rock River Arms BT-9 4.5-Inch 9mm AR Pistol

Rock River Arms is one of the OG’s of AR-15 manufacturing. Well-respected and well-renowned Rock River Arms has consistently put out great products at an affordable price. The New Rock River Arms BT-9 4.5-Inch AR pistol is their latest offering to the firearms market. But in an already crowded scene, what does the BT92152 offer […] Read More … The post New Rock River Arms BT-9 4.5-Inch 9mm AR Pistol appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, PCC, Râa, Ar-9, Rock River Arms, Submachine Guns/Pistol Caliber Carbines, BT-9


Kenny G. Made A Custom Ruger PCSH-41 (PPSh X PC Carbine Hybrid)

Ever since the Ruger PC Carbine came out, fans have been wanting a wooden stock. Then Ruger came out with their free-float handguard version of the Ruger PC Carbine and the desire for a wooden stock intensified. Recently on the Ruger PCC Owners Group on Facebook, Kenneth G., aka Kenny G. (not the famous saxophonist), […] Read More … The post Kenny G. Made A Custom Ruger PCSH-41 (PPSh X PC Carbine Hybrid) appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Kenny G, Daily News, Ruger, Ppsh-41, Ruger PC Carbine, Submachine Guns/Pistol Caliber Carbines, wooden stock. DIY gunsmithing


Faxon Firearms Bantam 9mm Pistol Caliber Carbine Line is Now Available

Faxon Firearms have launched their new line of 9x19mm AR platform pistol calibre carbines. The Bantam PCCs are available as a 16in barrel carbine and a 10.5 inch braced pistol. Both feed from Glock pattern magazines and comes with M-LOK forends. Faxon describe the new PCCs as “feature-packed while maintaining great value.” Here’s what Faxon […] Read More … The post Faxon Firearms Bantam 9mm Pistol Caliber Carbine Line is Now Available appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Daily News, PCC, Faxon, Pistol Caliber Carbine, Faxon Firearms, Product Announcement, Submachine Guns/Pistol Caliber Carbines, Faxon Firearms Bantam, Bantam 9mm Pistol Caliber Carbine


Miami Beach Police Department to be Equipped with APC9K PRO SMG’s from B&T

B&T, Inc has just announced that the Miami Beach Police Department has purchased some of their APC9K PRO submachine guns. The APC9 has been in service with various law enforcement agencies across the world including its country of origin, Switzerland. However, the Miami Beach Police Department will be the first agency to purchase the SIG […] Read More … The post Miami Beach Police Department to be Equipped with APC9K PRO SMG’s from B&T appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Switzerland, Daily News, SMG, Miami Beach Police Department, B&T, Submachine Guns, Submachine Guns/Pistol Caliber Carbines, Miami Beach PD, MIL/LE, APC9K, T. B T Inc


8 Reasons Why I Wanted to Hate the Ruger PC Carbine (and the 8 Reasons I Don’t)

In this episode of TFBTV, James Reeves discusses why he wasn’t really that hot on the Ruger PC Carbine Chassis model…until he got it out on the range for a while. Ruger’s info on the new Ruger PC Carbine is as follows: -CNC-milled handguard that is Type III hard-coat anodized aluminum for maximum durability, with […] Read More … The post 8 Reasons Why I Wanted to Hate the Ruger PC Carbine (and the 8 Reasons I Don’t) appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Don, Ruger, CNC, TFBTV, Ruger PC Carbine, Submachine Guns/Pistol Caliber Carbines, TFBTV James Reeves, Ruger PC9


Pistol Caliber Carbine Hand Guard Weight from JP Rifles

So you worked hard and well to order and build what you consider to be the lightest Pistol Caliber Carbine ever? Believe it or not, now it’s probably the time to add some weight to it! In my opinion, as a competitive rifle shooter for the past 10+ years, it is better to focus on […] Read More … The post Pistol Caliber Carbine Hand Guard Weight from JP Rifles appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Daily News, Ar-15, JP Enterprises, Pistol Caliber Carbine, Product Announcement, Best Gear, JP Rifles, Submachine Guns/Pistol Caliber Carbines, Handguard Weight, Pistol Caliber Carbine Hand Guard


German NORLITE Carbine Conversion Kits for Glock Pistols

A German company called Norlite makes carbine conversion upper receiver units designed to be used with Glock pistol frames. When assembled together, the Norlite USK-G kit and Glock frame make a fixed barreled, blowback-operated, Glock magazine fed pistol caliber carbine. Let’s take a closer look. The receivers of USK-G kits are made of aluminum with […] Read More … The post German NORLITE Carbine Conversion Kits for Glock Pistols appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Germany, Daily News, Glock, Usk, Pistols, Conversion kit, Submachine Guns/Pistol Caliber Carbines, Norlite, USK-G, NORLITE Carbine Conversion Kits for Glock Pistols, Norlite USK


New ARES Research Report: Desktop Firearms + The FGC-9

The latest ARES report published March 30 examines emergent technologies currently enabling further ease in the production of DIY firearms, including (but not limited to) advances in 3D printing. The 54-page report covers a wide range of production methods and firearm types currently being experimented with in the growing DIY gun sphere. Armament Research Services […] Read More … The post New ARES Research Report: Desktop Firearms + The FGC-9 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, 3d Printing, Daily News, ARES, Armament Research Services, Homemade Guns, Improvised Firearms, Zip Guns, Ghost Guns, Submachine Guns/Pistol Caliber Carbines, Deterrence Dispensed, FGC-9, FGC9


POTD: AEK-919K Kashtan Submachine Gun

About a week ago, our Photo Of The Day article was about the DP-64 double-barreled grenade launcher made by Russian Degtyarev Plant. Today we have some nice pictures of another firearm designed by this company – the AEK-919K Kashtan submachine gun. The AEK-919K Kashtan is a blowback-operated select-fire submachine gun chambered in 9x18mm Makarov. The gun fires […] Read More … The post POTD: AEK-919K Kashtan Submachine Gun appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Potd, SMG, AEK, Photo of the Day, Submachine Guns/Pistol Caliber Carbines, AEK-919K, Degtyarev Plant, Kashtan


NEW Ruger PC Charger Review – 9mm Micro Subgun

In this episode of TFBTV, Hop takes the brand new Ruger PC Charger for a spin. The PC Charger is a pistol variant of the Ruger PC Carbine, much like the original Charger is a pistol variant of the 10/22. When fully kitted out with a brace and red dot, the PC Charger is a […] Read More … The post NEW Ruger PC Charger Review – 9mm Micro Subgun appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Charger, Ruger, Pistols, TFBTV, Semi-Auto, Pistol Stabilizing Brace, Submachine Guns/Pistol Caliber Carbines, PC Charger, Ruger PC Charger, Ruger PC Charger Review


TFB Review: The Ruger PC Charger – Compact Takedown Pistol

With the success of their recent release of the PC Carbine Chassis model, Ruger has once again decided to push the design of its popular pistol caliber carbine even further. The recently revealed Ruger PC Charger is the latest entry into Ruger’s line of pistols and TFB was lucky enough to get an advance copy […] Read More … The post TFB Review: The Ruger PC Charger – Compact Takedown Pistol appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Reviews, Guns, TFB, Ruger, NFA / Suppressors / Class III, 9mm Pistol, Product Announcement, Pistol Stabilizing Brace, PC Carbine, Ruger PC Carbine, Submachine Guns/Pistol Caliber Carbines, 9mm PCC, PC Charger, Ruger PC Charger, SBA3 Brace