ExtremeBeam has added the M-1000 Fusion to their impressive line of flashlights. Designed to be a powerful field light, the M-1000 has a maximum output of 850 lumens, and light settings of high, low, and strobe. Made with a mirror-finished reflecting cone that is slow cut from a solid bar of high density aircraft aluminum, […]
Live Free Arms (LF Arms) announced a pair of new magazine release buttons for the Smith & Wesson M&P line of pistols. One release is a standard length, while the second is an extended length release button. The LF Arms release buttons are machined metal – not plastic – and have a Melonite finish. MSRP […]
The most interesting portable light on the market? Perhaps. I’ve reviewed a lot of flashlights over the years, but the LuminAID is new to me. Essentially, it is an inflatable lantern that charges during the day using a small solar panel. When not in use, the lantern folds into a small package that keeps the […]
Lancer displayed their new L7 Advanced Warfighter Magazine (AWM) at the 2014 SHOT Show. The magazine is specifically designed as an upgraded magazine for semi-auto .308 caliber (7.62x51mm) rifles. The L7 AWM continues Lancer’s famous translucent options in polymer magazines. Lancer believed that most .308 caliber polymer magazines were not strong enough to sustain repeated […]
MaXbox is a development of Eagleye Hunting Gear. Made from high quality EVA closed cell foam, which is unbreakable and weather proof, the MaXbox provides shooters a stable rest platform for shooting from a variety of positions. Designed to provide the stability often not found when shooting outside of a range, the MaXbox offers shooters […]
In a move to expand their popular flip-up sights, Diamondhead has announced the addition of a new polymer line of spring-loaded flip-up sights. These sights will be modeled after the original metal Diamondhead line of flip-up sights, which have been very well received with their ability to quickly guide the shooter’s eye to center. The […]
New for 2014, Danner introduced black Tachyon boots with a polishable toe. These are an extension of the Tachyon line introduced last year. I have an original pair of Tachyon boots, and I have been extremely pleased with how well they fit and have worn. The boots are very comfortable, and in the Florida heat, […]
The SONS Low Visibility Trauma Kit looks like a good way to keep life saving medical gear with you in a compact way. It is only 1/2 – 3/4″ thick and is 6″x9″ in size. It should fit behind the trauma plate of any concealable body armor, and definitely will fit behind the plate on […]
Brass Stacker will release a number of new Mosin-Nagant parts and accessories in 2014 according the company’s website. Among them are: 10 round magazine, recoil absorbing butt pad, flash hider for shortened and threaded barrels, peep sights, and steel targets that can handle steel core surplus ammo.
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.
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.
Blackhawk is producing the Diversion line of carry cases and bags that provide shooters, and CCW holders, the ability to carry their weapons in a more discreet manner. These bags are Blackhawk’s solution for active individuals who carry every day items or sports gear, and need their firearm within arm’s reach in the same bag. […]
Magpul finally jumped into the AK market this year with the introduction of 30 round magazines and pistol grips. I recently picked up a Zastava O-PAP AK-47 that came with a functional, but ugly, pistol grip. Since Magpul just started shipping their new pistol grips, I figured now would be as good a time as […]