New VRF14 12 Gauge Semi-Auto Firearm from Rock Island Armory

There is nearly an endless amount of semi-auto shotguns available on the market today to choose from. However, I don’t think I’ve ever seen anything quite like the VRF14 before. The new VRF14 from Rock Island Armory is the company’s newest offering that takes the concept of a Mossberg Shockwave or Remington TAC-14 and melds it with the gas-operated shotgun concept. The new Firearm has just been announced and as such, no information on pricing or availability has been made yet.

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Standard Manufacturing SKO Mini 12 Gauge FIREARM

Standard Manufacturing has released the shortest version of their SKO semi-auto shotguns – the SKO Mini. Perhaps the most interesting “feature” of this shotgun is that just like the Remington Tac-14 or Mossberg Shockwave, it is legally considered not a shotgun but a “Firearm” despite the barrel length of 14 3/4″.

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Federal Expands Lineup of Its Popular Syntech Ammunition

Federal Ammunition is pleased to announce a new addition to its full line of Syntech handgun ammunition. Look for Syntech in a variety of popular loads, including the new 124-grain 9mm Luger.  Adam wrote about the initial offerings, last fall, to include: .40 S&W (165 grain), .45 ACP (230 grain), and 9mm (115 grain).

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[SHOT 2018]: D3LLC's domestic MP5SD

Desert Design and Development has a line of integrally suppressed ARs and a domestic HKMP5SD clone. Like the MP5SD, both the AR pattern rifles and D3LLC’s HK clone have ported barrels that slow supersonic ammunition below the speed of sound to prevent supersonic crack.

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[GAOS 2018] Inland Mfg Stakeout Firearm

While walking the aisles at the Great American Outdoor Show, I came across these at the Inland Mfg booth. Ohio based Inland Manufacturing are the guys behind the reproduction M1 Carbines and are also collaborating with Ithaca to make reproduction M37 trench shotguns.Inland Manufacturing is following the recent trend and offering short barreled versions of their shotguns and calling the line the Stakeout.

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[SHOT 2018] Velocity Systems

In today’s episode, we follow Miles to Shot Show 2018 and check out the Velocity Systems booth.

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[SHOT 2018] Barrett Rifles in .224 Valkyrie and the 240 Lightweight Machine Gun

Barrett has three new products that we discussed in this video, the largest being the .224 Valkyrie is being chambered in an AR platform in coordination with the launch by Federal Ammunition. In addition, the same round is being chambered in their Fieldcraft line of lightweight hunting rifles that the company first debuted last year.

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[SHOT 2018] Surefire

In today’s episode, we follow Miles to Shot Show 2018 at the Surefire booth.

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[SHOT 2018] High Threat Concealment

In today’s episode, we follow Miles to Shot Show 2018 to the High Threat Concealment booth.

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Carbine Gel Test Sig-Sauer .357mag 125gr V-Crown
[SHOT 2018] Primary Weapon Systems and Bootleg

In today’s episode, we follow Miles to Shot Show 2018 at the PWS booth.

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[SHOT 2018] Charles Daly "Honcho" Pump Action Shotguns

During the SHOT Show 2018, Charles Daly has introduced new pump action shotguns called Honcho. One of these shotguns is available in 12 gauge or 20 gauge chamberings. The second one is chambered in .410 bore (see the top image) and it has a spring assisted action.

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[SHOT 2018] Knight's Armament Light Assault Machine Gun

In today’s episode, we follow Miles to Shot Show 2018 and visit the Knight’s Armament booth.

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[SHOT 2018] FN Herstal's SCAR SC

In today’s episode, we follow Miles to Shot Show 2018 and visit the FN Herstal booth.

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[SHOT 2018] Cadex's Sheep Dog Rifle and Innovative M2 MG Mount

Miles starts by examining the Cadex M2 Cradle Mount, designed for the Browning M2. On inspection of the mount we see the zero gravity capability and the ease of use provided for manipulating the Browning M2. On top of the Browning we notice the Cadex Kolos mount integrating a recoil mitigation system and a powered ballistic reticle optic. As Miles moves to the Sheep Dog Rifle, Rob Furlong discusses the calibers offered in the new actions as well as the new chassis offered for 2018.

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