Remington R51 Update

Remington R51

I spoke with a Remington representative at the 2015 NRA show about the status of the R51 pistol. There has been a wide range of speculation about the gun ever since it was recalled in 2014. At that time, fixed guns were expected to be returned to owners by October 2014. It is now April […]

Remington R51 Photos and Information

Remington R51

I imagine that most of the gun community has heard of the Remington R51 by now.  If not here’s the basics:  it is a single-stack 9mm pistol based on a historic Remington pistol also called the R51.  It has been updated with modern manufacturing and metallurgy, but remains very similar to the original gun.

Remington and AAC Collaborate on Silencer Ammo

remington aac silencer ammo

Remington and Advanced Armament Corp (AAC) are collaborating on a line of handgun ammunition developed specifically for use with sound suppressors according to unverified information I have received.  There is no official word from Remington or AAC on the products, so this information should be treated as rumor.  However, the source of this information has […]

Remington Compact Handgun Defense Ammo

Remington logo

Ed. note: It appears the name of the new ammo may be Ultimate Defense – Compact Handgun. Remington appears to be ready to launch a new line of ammunition for the concealed carry handgun market according to information obtained by  The new Remington Compact Handgun Defense ammo is designed to deliver optimal performance out […]

Versa Max Zombie Slayer Shotgun

VersaMax Zombie shotgun

Had enough of the zombies?  Not yet, I guess, considering The Walking Dead seems to be one of the most popular shows on TV.  Fortunately, Remington introduced the Versa Max Zombie shotgun to help quench the thirst for zombie-related gun gear. The Versa Max is Remington’s newest autoloading shotgun, and in the past couple of […]

Remington 870 Shotgun with Magpul Tactical Accessories

Remington 870 Magpul

In 2012, Magpul announced a line of shotgun accessories, and one year later Remington announced an 870 Express Tactical shotgun with those fixtures as standard features.  The new Remington 870 uses a Magnum SGA buttstock and a MOR fore-end. The Remington 870 shotgun is extremely popular for self-defense and police work.  I’d venture to say […]

Remington HyperSonic Rifle Ammo

Remington HyperSonic

Remington HyperSonic rifle ammunition promises to “supercharge” centerfire rifle cartridges and deliver up to 200 fps more velocity from standard pressure loads.  Remington states the rounds will deliver “laser-flat trajectories” and more energy on target for better performance. The nine new loads cover seven of the most popular hunting cartridges, both short and long action […]

Remington Golden Saber Black Belt Ammo

Remington Black Belt ammo

2013…2014…2015… What’s old is new again. Remington will show the new Golden Saber Black Belt ammunition at the 2015 SHOT Show. If you think you’ve heard of this information before, you would be correct. They also announced the ammo at the 2014 show…and at the 2013 show. I don’t think this ammo ever made it […]

New Remington Rifle for 2013 Revealed: the 783

Remington 783 new rifle for 2013

I’m not sure if they jumped the gun, but a number of online gun shops are now listing the new Remington rifle for 2013:  the model 783.  The new bolt-action rifle appears to be a budget gun, sitting above the 770 and below the 700.  (Read the Remington 783 review here.) The new rifle has […]

Industry News Roundup

TAPCO AR-15 Magazine

Days before the NASGW Expo, news is starting to move at a much faster pace including announcements of new guns, shooting gear and even corporate acquisitions.  Here are a few of the things that are leaking out ahead of this week’s show. Remington Arms acquires TAPCO The Remington Arms Company picked up gun accessory maker […]

Remington HD Ultimate Home Defense Ammunition


Remington announced a new line of ammunition for home defense: the HD Ultimate Home Defense ammunition.  Announced at the 2010 SHOT Show, the new ammunition is available for both handguns and shotguns in a variety of popular calibers. The bullets in the handgun ammunition are based on the tried and true brass-jacketed hollow points that […]

A Sniper’s View on Federal v. Remington .308 168gr Ammo

Aaron wrote a comparison of the match grade ammo offerings from Federal and Remington in .308 over at  If you are interested in precision shooting with a .308, you might find this article worth reading.  He covers a lot of information and testing regarding the ballistics and accuracy of the different rounds from his […]

Remington RF-05 Hunting Boots


Need a pair of hunting boots?  Take a look at this review of the Remington RF-05 hunting boots.  These Remington boots are an all-purpose 8″ leather hunting boot. The RF-05 has a Max-Dri waterproof liner, making these boots a good choice in all weather conditions. Radians, who manufactures these boots under license, sent me a […]