Posts by Richard Johnson

Richard Johnson

An advocate of gun proliferation zones, Richard is a long time shooter, former cop and internet entrepreneur. Among the many places he calls home is http://www.gunsholstersandgear.com/.

American Ranch

New Ruger Rifles

Ruger announced a number of new rifles in the American Rifle line: Ranch models and left-handed models. The new Ranch models come with a 16.12″ threaded barrel and can be had in both .223/5.56 and 300 BLK calibers. The new Ranch rifles will be available in both [Read More…]

NY Compliant Hydra

NY Compliant Rifle from MGI

MG Industries (MGI) is now making a New York compliant AR-style rifle that is based on their existing modular Hydra rifle design. The NY compliant gun retains the ability to change calibers quickly. Calibers the NY compliant Hydra can convert to include: .22 LR .223 [Read More…]

uzi pro

UZI PRO Mud Test

Israel Weapon Industries (IWI) recently posted a video of them running the current version of the UZI PRO through some mud torture testing. I recognize that any promotional video can be edited down to just the parts that make the gun look good, it is nonetheless [Read More…]

SG 553

SG 553 Pistols Available in US

SIG SAUER announced they will be selling in the US market a limited number of imported Swiss Arms SG 553 pistols. They will be chambered for the 5.56 NATO cartridge. The pistol will have an 8.9″ barrel. From SIG SAUER: SIG SAUER® Offers Limited Number of Rare [Read More…]

archangel stock

Archangel Stock for Mini-14, -30

Archangel Manufacturing is selling a new stock for the Ruger Mini-14 and Mini-30 rifles. The stock is adjustable for both cheek height and length-of-pull. It has a soft rubber buttpad. The stock includes an upper handguard and the pistol grip portion has a storage [Read More…]

Stoner 63

Miculek and the Stoner 63

If you are not familiar with the Stoner 63, it was a modular weapon system that could convert from assault rifle to light machine gun by changing a few parts around. As you might guess, Eugene Stoner was the man behind the development of this rifle. Many people are not [Read More…]

patent art

Gun Patent Prints

Gun artwork is very popular in some circles. An Etsy page is now selling gun patent drawings as posters. Pricing starts at $6.99 for a 5×7 and goes up to $34.99 for a 24×36. Some of the patent art being sold include the M1 Garand, Gatling Gun and Glock pistol. [Read More…]