Winchester Ammunition announced they are now making a new line of .45 ACP ammo for the 1911 platform pistol. The WIN1911 ammunition will come in two variations: one uses a FMJ bullet, while the other uses a JHP. Both loads are designed to shoot to the same point of aim. The FMJ load uses a […]
Safariland announced the introduction of a new light attachment for pistols called the Rogers’ Rail Lite. The system uses a Streamlight Microstream flashlight with the rail, and the total package has a very affordable MSRP of $48. There are a number of things that I like, and do not like, about this system.
Here are some of the new product introductions for late 2013, early 2014. I expect to see all of these at the SHOT Show, if not before. Federal Fresh Fire .22 LR Ammo Federal Ammunition is now offering Fresh Fire packs of .22 LR ammo. These round cans of rimfire ammo are nitrogen-sealed and designed […]
Weatherby will be bringing out a number of new guns in 2014. We’ve got a sneak peak into two of the new shotguns today. SA-459 Black Reaper TR The SA-459 is a semi-automatic shotgun designed for home defense or tactical purposes. The guns are made in Turkey, which has become a respectable off-shore location for […]
SIG Sauer is now showing two new M400 rifles on their website: the Predator and the Muddy Girl. The guns address two distinctly different markets for the AR-15 rifle market. The new SIG M400 Predator rifle is designed for long range precision: for either hunting or competition. Chambered for the 5.56 NATO, the rifle uses […]
Caldwell announced several new products that will be of interest to many shooters, especially those involved in long range rifle shooting. Strobe Flash Hit Indicator The Caldwell Strobe Flash Hit Indicator is designed to produce a daylight visible flash when a target is hit, allowing for naked eye confirmation of hits to 1,000 yards.
Kahr will introduce two new, full-sized pistols in 2014: the CT40 and the CT45 handguns. The new pistols will be the same size as the TP series guns, but with a much lower suggested retail price. Like the CW-series of handguns, Kahr is reducing the production costs on the CT40 and the CT45 through the […]
European American Armory Corporation, or EAA, showed off a new line of pistols at the NASGW Expo geared for the female market. While part of the marketing for these new handguns is the availability of non-traditional colors, the company is going a step farther and is addressing the issues that some people have with running […]
Looking for a new polymer framed revolver? The new Chiappa Poly Lite Rhino was recently shown to wholesalers at the National Association of Sporting Goods Wholesalers (NASGW) Expo. The new gun is a derivation of the existing Rhino line, but with some significant differences. The PolyLite Rhino will be available only in .38 Special, not in […]
Hornady announced the addition of the .357 SIG caliber to the company’s Critical Duty line of ammunition. The Critical Duty line of ammo is designed for law enforcement and other personal defense needs where the penetration of intermediate barriers is a requirement. Prior to this announcement, only the 9mm, .40 S&W and .45 ACP calibers […]