FN America will introduce a new line of AR-style pistols at the SHOT Show next month. The new FN 15 Pistol will be offered in two models. One is chambered in 5.56 NATO while the other will be in 300 BLK. These guns are based on the company's FN 15 rifles. FN 15 Pistol 5.56 The new 5.56 pistol will … Read more about FN 15 Pistols – New AR-Style Handguns from FN America
Days ahead of the 2018 SHOT Show, Ruger announced a new handgun aimed at being an affordable self-defense pistol: the EC9s. The Ruger EC9s is a new model, but one that is very similar to the company's existing LC9s. The two guns share many features and are the same size. However, the EC9s is more … Read more about Ruger EC9s – A New Inexpensive 9mm for Concealed Carry
Lone Wolf Distributors will show a new pistol caliber carbine at the SHOT Show in January 2018. The new AlphaWolf Pistol Caliber Carbine (PCC) appears to be different from the existing G9 carbine platform the company currently offers. According to the company, the new gun was specifically designed … Read more about AlphaWolf Pistol Caliber Carbine – New Rifle from Lone Wolf Distributors
It appears Polymer80 is set to release a new 80% Glock compatible pistol frame at the 2018 SHOT Show. Called the PF940SC, the new unfinished frame is designed to be compatible with the sub-compact sized Glock pistols like the G26 and G27. Polymer80 offers a number of 80% receivers that allow you to … Read more about Polymer80 PF940SC: The New 80% SubCompact Glock Frame
PCP Ammunition will show its new 6.5 SOCOM cartridge at the 2018 SHOT Show according to information released by the company. Although details about the new cartridge are scant, it would appear that the cartridge was designed for the new sniper rifle system that the United States Special Operations … Read more about New Cartridge: 6.5 SOCOM
There is a popular joke that comes up every year around the holidays: There are only two kinds of people in this world: those that believe Die Hard is a Christmas movie and those that are wrong.* Die Hard is a great action movie based on a Christmas party that gets crashed by Professor Snape and … Read more about Red Magazines for the Holiday Season?
You're late to work and rushing down the highway when you notice a state trooper pull in behind you. Maybe you witnessed a traffic crash and are getting ready to give the investigating officer a statement. Perhaps you've been attacked, had to defend yourself and hear the sirens of responding … Read more about Interacting with Law Enforcement While Armed
Building your own AR-15 from an 80% lower has become a popular hobby. Of course, there are many other firearms you can build from scratch as well: everything from a 1911 to a 10/22. Firearm manufacturing is a highly regulated industry, and everyone wants to stay within the bounds of the law. So, … Read more about Am I Required to Apply a Serial Number to a Homemade Firearm?
Ahead of the 2017 SHOT Show, FightLite Industries announced a new weapon system called the MXR. The MXR is a pistol caliber system that started life as a submachine gun (SMG) for international law enforcement needs. However, the project has morphed and semi-automatic pistol and rifle versions will … Read more about FightLite MXR: New Rifle, Pistol, SMG System
If you are running a pistol caliber AR carbine, or carry a Glock handgun to back up your rifle, TriTech Tactical has a pair of new grips that may interest you. These grips store a Glock magazine in them. Designed as a replacement for the standard A2-type grip found on most AR pattern rifles, the … Read more about Store a Glock Magazine in Your AR-15 Grip
The folks at Rand CLP are now offering a grease for your guns: H.A.W.G. Heavy Applications Weapons Grease, or H.A.W.G., is a non-toxic weapon lube that was originally developed for use on heavy machine guns like the Ma Deuce. Heavy machine guns generate a lot of heat, pressure and wear on their … Read more about H.A.W.G.: A New Gun Grease
IMR Legendary Powders announced a new family of propellents that should appeal to a range of hand loading enthusiasts. The new powders are suitable for both shotshell and handgun cartridges. IMR states that the shotshell powders were designed to match the existing bushing charts so your current gear … Read more about New IMR Powders for 2017
A recently formed Nevada company, Full Conceal, Inc., is showing a new prototype product online called the FC-G17 that might be one of the worst ideas for a handgun that I've seen in a long time. The FC-G17 appears to be an 80% receiver kit with a chopped grip and rail attachment. The receiver … Read more about Full Conceal FC-G17: Bad Idea?
New rifles like the Skeli X11 are fun. Any time a gun manufacturer deviates from the mainstream, it causes the geek in me to take notice and try to get into the minds of the design team behind the weapon. At first blush, the new X11 promises a number of interesting things to examine and ponder. … Read more about New Rifle: Skeli X11