Click here to read my review of the VP9 pistol from HK.
MG Industries (MGI) introduced the new Vipera pistol this morning. The MGI Vipera is an AR-style pistol that uses the company’s patented technology to allow a shooter to change calibers – and magazine types – quickly. The base Vipera is chambered in 7.62×39 and takes standard AK magazines. However, the gun retains the same basic operation […]
For those that have a flashlight fascination (like me,) I’ve posted a review of the ProTac HL 3 flashlight from Streamlight. This is a CR123A-powered flashlight putting out 1,100 lumens and 36,000 candela. I do a drop test, submersion test and more. The review is a lot longer than the reviews in the past – […]
Using lighter-than-typical bullets, the new HPR Black Ops ammunition promises to deliver superior accuracy and “unparalleled takedown force.” Initially, the Black Ops ammo will be offered in 9mm, .40 S&W and .45 ACP. Another load in .223 Rem is said to be available soon. According to HPR, the bullets used in the new ammo are […]
Tru-Spec is now offering MultiCam Tropic and MultiCam Arid patterns for their line of uniforms and other clothing. The Tropic pattern is designed for jungle and other locations with lush, green vegetation that is largely unaffected by colder temperatures. The Arid, as you might suspect, is better suited for desert environments. The standard MultiCam pattern […]
In current gun news… IWI US is now selling a state compliant version of the TAVOR in Massachusetts, Maryland and New Jersey. The new guns have an 18″ barrel, permanent 2″ muzzle break, an OAL of 30″ and a 10-round magazine. It has a full length Picatinny rail for adding optics and spring-loaded back up […]
Smith & Wesson announced a revision to the Bodyguard 38 revolver and Bodyguard 380 pistol. The new guns have eliminated the Insight Technology laser and have replaced them with integral units from Crimson Trace. The new guns will be branded with the M&P logo, and are now included as members of that line of handguns.
Here is some of today’s gun news… Purple Neos Davidson’s announced they are now shipping an exclusive purple and black Beretta U22 Neos pistol. The new guns use purple inserts in the grip and an anodized purple finish on the gun’s top rail. I understand that purple is not for everyone, but expanding the firearms […]
The new Micro Dynamic Rifle (MDR) from Desert Tech remains on track for delivery in 2015. The company showed the multi-caliber, ambidextrous rifle at the 2014 SHOT Show (watch our video on the gun here), and has continued to develop the rifle. Right now, it looks like there will be two versions: the standard MDR […]
News and information from around the firearms industry… Gilboa Snake – A civilian legal version of the double-barrel AR-15 called the Snake is in development now. This gun will have two triggers so that each action is independently controlled. This is (presumably) done to avoid any problems with the BATFE and the National Firearms Act. […]