July 8 Gun News

Davidsons Beretta Neos purple

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 […]

Thursday’s Gun News

Desert Tech MDR-C

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 […]

Industry News


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. […]

IWI Introduces .338 Sniper Rifle

IWI DAN sniper rifle

Israel Weapon Industries (IWI) announced the production of a new sniper rifle called the DAN.  The DAN rifle is the company’s first bolt-action gun and was developed with the Israel Defense Forces (IDF).  It is chambered in .338 Lapua Magnum.

Miller Precision Arms MPA300 Guardian


Miller Precision Arms was showing off their MPA300 Guardian at the SHOT Show Media Day this year.  According to MPA, the Guardian is the first, “and only”, .300 Win Mag to reach the market in a truly AR platform.  The show model was set out in a nice personalized hard cover rifle case, complete with […]

Various New Guns and Gear

Alliant Powder

As we get close to the end of 2013, manufacturers are starting to announce new products.  Also, with the SHOT Show being so close, a lot of rumors are starting to really heat up.  So, here are a few of the new guns and other gear we know (or suspect) are rolling out… FN SCAR-P […]

New Guns and Gear for 2014

Federal Fresh Fire

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 […]

Magpul iPhone 5 Case: A quick Review

Magpul iPhone 5 Case photo

I picked up a Magpul iPhone 5 case in OD green about a month ago after my OtterBox was no longer serviceable.  The case is made of a textured plastic that snaps over the back and sides of the iPhone.  It has the distinctive Magpul logo and waffle grip pattern on the case. There are […]

Caracal’s New Product Line


Caracal appears to have shaken up the entire product line.  Some guns are out, while other new guns are now being shown.  Here is a quick break down of all of the changes, along with links to detailed information on each of the new guns. In the handgun category, the old “F” and “C” pistols […]

Smith & Wesson: Guns & Profit

Smith Wesson Logo

Getting rid of Walther, grabbing market share and selling to the professional market all contributed to increased sales and gross profit for Smith & Wesson in the quarter ending August 31, 2013 according to company officials. For consumers, the best news might have been the company’s focus to eliminate the order backlog and the goal […]

Springfield Armory XDS Recall

Springfield XDS 9mm review

Springfield Armory issued a recall on XDS 9mm and XDS .45 ACP pistols.  The recall was issued due to a problem that: …under exceptionally rare circumstances, some 3.3 XD-S™ 9mm and .45ACP caliber pistols could experience an unintended discharge during the loading process when the slide is released, or could experience a double-fire when the […]

Will Colt Abandon Florida Manufacturing Facility?

Colt Florida manufacturing

When Colt’s Manufacturing Company signed a deal in 2011 with Osceola County, FL to open a “regional headquarters and product manufacturing center,” it was reported the company would employ more than 60 people at that site.  But, more than halfway through 2013, the facility still stands empty. According to news reports, Colt’s Manufacturing has yet […]

New Magpul Suit Over Counterfeiting

Magpul MBUS Pro sights

Magpul filed suit last week alleging the trafficking of counterfeit products.  According to the allegations in the complaint filed on August 8 in the US District Court, Northern District of Florida, a subject named Matthew Gottlieb, a business named Rudy’s RA1 Accessories and an unknown number of John Does sold counterfeit Magpul MBUS Pro sights. […]