Archive: February, 2010

Bushmaster ACR Video

NRA Rifleman’s Editor-in-Chief Mark Keefe and Tyler Kreis test the Bushmaster ACR at the NRA HQ range. Win the new Springfield Armory XD-9 Mod.2 TFB's first ever gun giveaway.

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“Tan” M16/M4 Magazine Cartoon

This cartoon encourages soldier to upgrade to the Army’s new “tan” M16/M4 magazine. [ Many thanks to Concerned_Soldier for emailing me the cartoon. ] Win the new Springfield Armory XD-9 Mod.2 TFB's first ever gun giveaway.

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Savage / Stevens 350 Pump Field

The outdoor sporting counterpart to the Savage / Stevens 350 Pump Security is the 350 Pump Field. It is also available in a combo package that includes a 18.25″ Pump Security barrel. Win the new Springfield Armory XD-9 Mod.2 TFB's first ever gun giveaway.

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Savage Mark II and Model 93 BSEV

Like the new BRJ, the BSEV was originally a .17 HMR rifle and is now also chambered in .22 Long Rifle, as the Mark II BSEV, and .22 Magnum as the Model 93 BSEV. Win the new Springfield Armory XD-9 Mod.2 TFB's first ever gun giveaway.

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Savage Mark II and Model 93 BRJ

The BRJ was originally a .17 HMR rifle. Savage have now chambered in .22 Long Rifle, as the Mark II BRJ, and .22 Magnum as the Model 93 BRJ. Win the new Springfield Armory XD-9 Mod.2 TFB's first ever gun giveaway.

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Savage Model 110 BA in .338 Lapua

A lot of people have been drooling over the new .338 Lapua Savage rifle because it packs a lot of features into a rifle with an MSRP of just $2,267. American Rifleman has published a review of the 110 BA which can be read on their website … Although the Model 110 [Read More…]

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Taurus 24/7 G2

Taurus has merged their best features from the 800, 24/7 and OSS lines into the new Taurus G2 24/7 pistol. The polymer framed double action autoloader will be available in .45 ACP, .40 S&W and 9mm (judging by Taurus’s 2010 catalog, we may not see the 9mm [Read More…]

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Savage Model 11 Long Range Hunter

The new Savage Long Range Hunter is a very compelling rifle. As the name suggests, it is designed for long range hunting where accuracy is paramount. It is packed full of features including the AccuStock, an adjustable muzzle brake and an adjustable comb. I believe this [Read More…]

Wired Reviews Body Armour

Wired Magazine tested three different level IIIA ballistic vests1 at the Oregon Ballistics Lab. Nice to see that a cheap $344 vest works as well as a $4490 vest On a side note, that testing gun is an interesting device. [ Many thanks to Mik for emailing me the link. ] I [Read More…]

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Barrett M82 Snipers

These photos of Marine snipers were taken earlier this month during Operation Moshtarak (Helmand province, Afghanistan). Kit Up has published a post discussing the photos. Win the new Springfield Armory XD-9 Mod.2 TFB's first ever gun giveaway.