Month: October 2017

Your humble author test firing a Bond Arms derringer with a Mag-Na-Port ported barrel. (Photo: Team HB) Bond Arms is partnering with Mag-Na-Port International to offer the first ported barrels in its derringers, the Texas-based gun maker announced at an exclusive tour attended by Guns.com this month. During the tour and later on the Defender
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Wisconsin senators could approve a bill removing groundhogs, or woodchucks, from the state’s protected species list. The animals are known to damage gardens, home foundations, sidewalks and roads. (Photo: National Geographic) Wisconsin senators have scheduled a vote this week on a proposal removing groundhogs from the state’s protected species list — leaving residents to deal
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California Democrat Rep. Mike Thompson, chairman of the House Gun Violence Prevention Task Force, pictured center, wants to encourage states to get tougher about gun regulations related to mental health issues. (Photo: Congressman Mike Thompson/Facebook) A new bill introduced last week aims to strengthen the federal government’s ability to keep guns out of the wrong
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DeSantis offers leather holster fits for the new Hudson Mfg. H9, now shipping to dealers. (Photo: DeSantis) Holster maker DeSantis announced two new holster fits designed to accommodate this year’s highly anticipated Hudson Mfg. H9. DeSantis unveiled that the Speed Scabbard and Thumb Break Scabbard will launch models to accommodate the H9. The Speed Scabbard
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The Stag 15 SL SBR falls under the National Firearms Act, requiring potential owners to gain ATF approval and pay the $200 tax stamp prior to ownership. (Photo: Stag Arms) Stag Arms continues to offer consumers more choices when it comes to rifles, adding the Stag 15 SL SBR to its product lineup. The Stag
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(The basic Iside models is one of seven side-by-side models imported by Italian Firearms Group. (Photo: Italian Firearms Group) The Iside series of side-by-side shotguns, made by Fabbrica Armi Isodoro Rizzini, lands stateside courtesy of importer Italian Firearms Group. The shotguns, offered in seven total models, offer functionality paired with a sleek look. All models
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Canik launches long slide version of TP9SFX, introducing the TP9SFL. (Photo: Century Arms) Canik delivers the latest addition to its TP9 series of handguns, launching the new TP9SFL, now on its way to dealers and consumers. The long slide TP9SFL serves as the tactical version of Canik’s TP9SFX competition-ready pistol. Chambered in 9mm, the all-black
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Dominic Capone, actor and producer of the famous Capone bloodline and Staci Richter photographed in Lockport, Illinois. Dominic sports a Ruger SP101 .357 revolver. Staci sports a Walther PK in .380. (Photo: Ben Philippi) Unlike his great uncle, Dominic Capone of the famous Capone bloodline pursued a successful career in television and film. He also
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The Solstice CCW Camera bag packs photog’s essentials as well as a carry gun. (Photo: Maxpedition) Tactical and concealed carry accessory maker Maxpedition unveiled a new concealed carry bag tailored to the needs of the gun toting photographer. The Solstice CCW Camera Bag was developed alongside professional photographers, taking two years to bring to fruition.
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Councilman Curtis Jones, Jr, introduced the stun gun repeal in June after communications with attorneys from a gun rights group (Photo: Jared Piper/Phl Council) In a unanimous vote by the Philadelphia City Council on Thursday, Pennsylvania’s largest city approved language for a new ordinance lifting a general 40-year-old ban on electronic weapons. The adopted measure,
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NovX unveiled the all-new Engagement Self Defense ammo series alongside the CrossTrainer model of ammunition in September. (Photo: Personal Defense Network) NovX just announced that its recently introduced series of 9mm ammo, to include Extreme Self-Defense and CrossTrainer cartridges, are now shipping. The Engagement: Extreme Self Defense line marries a stainless steel case to a
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Jonathan Ware was find hiding in a trash can after one day on the run. (Photo: Jonesboro Police Department) After just one day on the run, a wanted fugitive is back in police custody thanks, in part, to an armed homeowner in Jonesboro, Arkansas. Johnathan Ware, 31, was found hiding in the homeowner’s trash can
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