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/.

CMMG AR-15

CMMG Mk4 Varmint Rifles

CMMG announced a pair of new varmint rifles called the Mk4 V and Mk4 V2.  Both rifles are chambered in 5.56 NATO and are based on the AR-15 platform. Both the Mk4 V and the Mk4 V2 have 24″ fluted barrels made of 416 stainless steel.  A KeyMod handguard is [Read More…]

DRD Tactical M762

DRD Tactical M762 Pistol

DRD Tactical announced a new quick takedown pistol chambered in 7.62 NATO.  The gun is classified as a handgun and it is equipped with the SIG SB15 arm brace. Features: Lothar-Walther 12” Stainless Steel LW50 barrel Noveske KX3 Flash Suppressor Nickel Boron coated [Read More…]

Tavor-RS

TAVOR Rifles for MA, MD and NJ

IWI US announced they are now shipping state compliant TAVOR rifles to Massachusetts, Maryland and New Jersey.  The new rifles are model # TSB18RS. The state compliant TAVOR rifles have an 18″ barrel and a 2″ muzzle brake that is permanently attached.  The [Read More…]

Great Lakes Tactical Suppressed 10/22

Integrally Suppressed 10/22

Great Lakes Tactical makes integrally suppressed 10/22 rifles that are a beautiful thing to (not) hear. As I mentioned earlier in the week, I had the chance to do some shooting with the guys at Great Lakes Tactical in Ohio.  In addition to the full auto Glock, they [Read More…]

80% 10/22 razor

80% 10/22 Receivers

There has been a lot of interest expressed by people wanting to build an AR-15 from a non-serialized 80% lower.  What some people may not realize is that the same thing can be done with other guns like the AK-47 and the 10/22. A company called Select Fire LLC has been [Read More…]

neos pistol

Beretta’s Purple Pistol

Beretta and Davidson’s teamed up to offer a purple and black U22 Neos pistol.  The gun, sold exclusively through Davidson’s dealers, features a purple finish on the top rail and purple inserts in the polymer grip. The .22 LR gun has a 4.5″ barrel, [Read More…]

delta grip

Ergo Grip’s Delta Grip

One of the more interesting things I saw at this year’s SHOT Show was the Delta Grip.  Made by Ergo Grip, the Delta is a wedge shaped grip for small frame revolvers that fills the hand and gives the shooter a high grip on the gun.  It is odd looking, but it felt [Read More…]

Chinese NSG-85 Euosatory 2014

Chinese NSG-85 Sniper Rifle

An evolution of the Type 85 rifle, the new Chinese NSG-85 appears to add some modern refinements to the Dragunov SVD platform.  The new rifle was shown at the 2014 Eurosatory exhibition in France last month. The Chinese Type 85 rifle was a clone of the Soviet [Read More…]

NAA .22 Magnum

New Gear from LaserLyte Coming

While attending the Make Big Noise industry event in Shackleford, VA, I got a chance to see a number of new LaserLyte products that are being introduced soon.  Here are a few you can expect to see in the coming weeks. NAA 22 Magnum laser – The new laser is [Read More…]

CA UPPER

Christensen Arms Rifle Components

Christensen Arms announced the company is now selling individual rifle components including carbon fiber handguards, forged uppers and lowers, flash suppressors and carbon wrapped barrels. In addition to rifles and rifle components, Christensen Arms manufacturers some [Read More…]