Noir – Episode 2

For those that have not noticed, the NRA has a new show called Noir. This is episode 2:

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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 […]

Black Friday/Cyber Monday Deals (Updated)

Here are a few of the updated deals going on today (Cyber Monday): Amazon’s Deals on Outdoor/Hunting/Tactical Gear Bushmaster ORC AR-15 for $599 Romanian Steel AK-47 30-round Mag for $11.99 Magpul Gen 3 Windowed PMAG $10.99 (must be logged in to see discounted price) Weatherby PA-459 12 GA Shotgun for $199 VZ2008 Sporter AK Style […]

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 […]

Magpul Files Another Lawsuit over Counterfeit MBUS Pro Sights

magpul logo

Magpul Industries filed another complaint in a recent line of lawsuits against people and companies that they allege have infringed on their patents and/or trademarks, or who have sold counterfeit Magpul products. The most recent lawsuit, filed on August 14, alleges that Michael Mayo of Lodi, Ohio and Mayo, Inc of Elyria, Ohio advertised and […]

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. […]