The NY Times has posted interesting article about the M4 Carbine. For bulk purchasers, a new M-4 costs about $800 per rifle, though the price is often higher when after-market rail systems, used for mounting optics and lights, are included. For rifles used by the [Read More…]
Slow motion 12 gauge Browning shotgun. [ Many thanks to Jeremiah for emailing me the link. ]
SIG has updated the P226 and P229 line and added new E2 ( e-squared ) Enhanced Ergonomics models. The E2 Enhanced Ergonomics P226 & P229 build on the successful components that have made the P226 & P229 the choice of armed professionals world-wide. The newly [Read More…]
I don’t think I know anyone who currently works at Advanced Armament Corporation. So if anyone here works at AAC or knows somebody ( who knows somebody …) who works at AAC and can hook me up with some tickets to the AAC SHOT Show party, please let them know [Read More…]
I will try not to crash any cars this time!
CZ are using a new ceramic coating for the upcoming blackened model of the Dan Wesson Valor 1911 pistol. The coating officially is called the “Duty” coat, but unofficially it is the “Uber” coat. Torture test done by an employee of CZ … This [Read More…]
This behind-the-scenes video shows the guns used in the movie Public Enemies. It includes footage of Johnny Depp at the range
The Smith & Wesson Model 638 and 637 are now available from the factory with Crimson Trace laser grips installed. The .38+P Models 637CT and 638CT both feature a stainless finish and 2.5″ barrel. They will retail for $924.
Ruger has embraced the .327 Federal Magnum and added it to their line of GP100 and Blackhawk revolvers. Each gun chambered in the .327 Fed Mag can also chamber the .327 H&R Magnum, .32 S&W Long and .32 S&W. The .327 GP100 will retail for $701 and the [Read More…]
Barnes Bullets have been bought by an unnamed subsidiary of the Freedom Group (itself a subsidiary of Cerberus Capital Management). Ammunition is one of the last areas of the firearms industry in which, until today, Cerberus was not represented (Remington manufactures [Read More…]
Just after Metal Storm share trading was halted by the ASX, the company announced they have secured funding from a UK investment group … Metal Storm Limited is pleased to announce that it has entered into an agreement in relation to an A$20.2 million equity line [Read More…]
This, also “leaked”, video shows the Remington MPD and AAC guys demonstrating the Remington ACR. The computer animations of the rifle are AMAZING! Defense Review has analyzed the video. [ Many thanks to jdun1911 for emailing me the link. ]
This supposedly leaked video shows off the Remington MSR (Modular Sniper Rifle). Great video.
This, also “leaked”, video shows the M24, an updated version of the Remington M24. I like the MSR style stock.
Ruger is set to announce the new compact version of their SR9 pistol. The press released was leaked online (Well done Richard!). The pistol features a short 3.5″ barrel, is chambered in 9mm and its standard magazine holds 10 rounds (17 round high-cap available). I [Read More…]
Michael spotted a company manufacturing semi-auto Sterling SMG-styled pistols! Wiseland Lite is selling them for $450. They are available chambered in 7.62x25mm or 9mm. UPDATE: It was pointed out in the comments that Wiseland Lite require you to supply a Sterling kit.
This comment on TFB Facebook page gave me a laugh.
From The Buffalo News … “Buy a gun,” a member of a recently busted inner-city gang told The Buffalo News last week when asked what could be done to curtail homicides. “Hey, I’m just being honest. You asked.” Tall and good looking, the [Read More…]