You do not always have to go to a gun store to purchase an AR-15. Surprised? I know I was when I first ventured into the hobby of building custom AR-15s. Some of you may not know, but building your own AR-15 is actually quite simple. However, if you do not know anything about the […]
The Minimalist First Aid Kit / Blow Out Kit: The 3 Essentials
In light of unfortunate, tragic events of recent, I was reminded of the importance of the distribution and informed application of some simple life saving pieces of kit that we can all carry should we be confronted with a sudden traumatic situation. After 11 years as a tactical medic, attending multiple week long TCCC, TEMS […]
How to Quick Load Your Handgun Magazines
I know I’m not the only one who has gotten strong thumbs from loading magazines. However, I should have paid more attention to the lessons of working smarter and not harder; this technique will spare you pain and make it faster and easier to feed your magazines.During one of the shooting courses I took in […]
Stern Defense Magwell Adapters: Turn Your AR Lower into a Pistol Caliber Carbine
The guys at Stern Defense have answered the challenge of making great AR magazine well adapters. With one of Stern’s adapters, you can turn your AR Lower into a Pistol Caliber Carbine that uses Glock magazines (9mm/.40), Beretta Magazines (9mm/.40), S&W M&P magazines (9mm/.40) and S&W M&P magazines (.45). Mag-AD series adapters install in seconds, […]
Bayonext: The New Spirit of the Bayonet
When you think of the bayonet, the first thing you’re likely to think of are the grainy photos of Union and Confederate soldiers or paintings that depict Redcoats marching in formation. A new veteran owned company, Bayonext, has put an exciting, innovative and modern twist on one of the oldest battle implements still in use […]
Women’s Concealed Carry: Purse
One concealed carry option available to women is carrying in one’s purse (I suppose it’s also an option for those trendy “man purses,” if you’re fashion forward enough to sport one…). For ladies like my mother, who can’t imagine going anywhere without one of their helpful handbags glued to their side, purse carry could be […]
TriStar Names Top Distributor, Retailer
A variety of distributors and retailers have provided that value, but in 2017 it was Zander’s Sporting Goods that earned Distributor of the Year and Wal-Mart earning Retailer of the Year.
SAUER Introduces New Bolt Action Rifles in its SAUER 100 Line
The extended line of SAUER 100 rifles gives shooters numerous options to meet their needs in the field and on the range. Each rifle features a crisp, user adjustable single-stage trigger, three-position safety, cold hammer-forged SAUER barrel, and smooth action bolt. These rifles are also designed for accuracy, delivering a guaranteed five-shot sub-MOA performance.
The Newest Member of the SIRT Family: The Pocket Pistol is Here!
The new SIRT Pocket Pistol variant of the SIRT simulates sub compact pistols and comes with all the things you know and love from previous SIRTs. The Pocket Pistol comes with a fully adjustable trigger module and two lasers. Unlike previous SIRTs, the magazine is not removable but you can pick different base plates to simulate the feel of your gun.
Warne Awards Top Rep and Rep Group
Warne recognizes that more than just superior products lead to Warne’s market success in 2017. Excellent sales representatives and groups ensured retailers and the public had access to those products. At SHOT 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada, Warne named Odle Sales Rep Group of the Year for 2017 and Robby Lapp of Rocky Mountain Rubicon as the 2017 Rep of the Year.