The 911 will soon come equipped with either a red or green Viridian laser grip package. (Photo: Springfield Armory) Viridian Weapon Technologies arms the Springfield Armory 911 with a grip laser pre-installed on the new .380 ACP handgun. The laser sight is sold on select models of 911s in both green or red laser models.
California Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom, seen in a 2016 photo with former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords and Mark Kelly, who recently endorsed him for governor based on his gun control record. (Photo: Newsom’s office) Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom, the architect of California’s new ammunition regulations, has garnered support from Giffords to become the state’s next
The TLR-7, left, and the TLR-8, right, are the newest weapon mounted lights to hit the Streamlight series. (Photo: Streamlight) Streamlight expands the TLR Weapon Light series, adding two new models to the existing light/laser lineup. The TLR-7 and TLR-8 offer an integrated red aiming laser on a lightweight, rail-mounted setup. Delivering 500 lumens, the
Musk started hyping his $500 personal flamethrower on social media last weekend and promptly took orders for 10,000. (Photo: Instagram) With pre-orders for more than 10,000 of the billionaire’s handheld flame devices garnered in just days, at least one lawmaker is looking to ban the Boring Company’s flamethrower. The $500 black and white rifle-like torch
OSS Marketing Manager Randy Carothers handles the new Helix QD suppressors (the first three) and an older model for a patron attending SHOT Show 2018 in Las Vegas. (Photo: Daniel Terrill/Guns.com) Utah-based OSS Suppressors introduced their new Helix Quick Disconnect silencers at SHOT Show in Las Vegas last week, a short time after announcing a
Possibly, the most interesting Glock handgun introduced in some time is the Glock 19X. The pistol shows that Glock is thinking out of the box and may be the harbinger of a new line of handguns. The idea is simple enough. The 19X features a Glock 17 full size frame with the Glock 19 barrel.
The hallowed walls of the Sands Expo Center in Las Vegas were packed last week with vendors showcasing the latest, greatest and sometimes eyebrow raising products the firearms industry has to offer. From guns, gear, ammo and just about everything in between, attendees were presented with an array of new products. Guns.com roamed the halls,
Steiner Unveils Their All New H4Xi Hunting Scopes GREELEY, Colo. -(Ammoland.com)- Steiner’s new H4Xi riflescope gives low-light options not previously available to hunters. The H4Xi is a powerful all-around hunting riflescope that delivers an industry leading 96 percent of light transmission, which provides hunters with high-contrast, high-resolution images and optimal clarity at dusk and dawn.
Walker’s Silencer BT USA -(Ammoland.com)- Walker’s, the industry pioneer in hearing protection and enhancement, introduces the new Silencer BT – High-performance digital earbuds with integrated Bluetooth technology including smartphone app control. The Silencer BT’s allows for the streaming of music as well as phone calls. The free Walker’s app pairs with the earbuds to allow for
Here’s a look at some of the best new hunting products for 2018 that will appeal to any type of hunter – no matter where or what they hunt. Best New Hunting Gear for 2018 U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- Every hunter needs hard-sided cases they can trust to protect their valuable firearms. Whether their travels take them
Peter Kennedy, part owner of Paper City Firearms, demonstrates how to use The Stinger, a new take on the bayonet, at SHOT Show 2018 in Las Vegas. (Photo: Daniel Terrill/Guns.com) Gun store and parts maker Paper City Firearms — named after its hometown of Holyoke, Massachusetts, the world’s largest center for papermaking — highlighted a
The 1894C and CB are traditionally styled lever guns now in production, chambered in .38/.357 (Photos: Chris Eger/Guns.com) The Remington-owned lever gun maker had a four-pack of .357s for their classic 1894 line on display in Las Vegas last week. Of the four, one, the 1894C, is a reintroduction of cowboy gun that graced Marlin’s
With plans to establish a prohibition on bump stocks afoot in a number of states, the Washington Senate approved one ban while lawmakers in Virginia rejected another. On the West Coast, several Republicans joined Democrats in the Washington Senate to pass SB 5992 by a 29-20 margin. The bill would define a bump fire stock
The ATF closed the public comment period on bump stocks as it prepares to reexamine the device’s classification under federal law. (Photo: Slide Fire Solutions/Facebook) The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives closed the public comment period on bump stocks Thursday as the agency prepares to re-examine the controversial device’s classification under federal law.
Who doesn’t love pro-shooter Jessie Duff? She covered the walls at the Taurus booth during SHOT Show 2018 in Las Veags. (Photo: Daniel Terrill/Guns.com) The Florida-based Taurus introduced the new TH-series of duty pistols — plus new revolver variants and Rossi rifles — at SHOT Show in Las Vegas this month. Replacing the 809 models,
A pair of brand new and very affordable semi-auto handguns, the EC9s and Security 9, were front and center at Ruger’s booth in Las Vegas this week. The new EC9s, a no-frills version of their LC9s series, is a single-stack 7+1 9mm polymer-framed striker-fired pistol with sights machined integrally with the slide. Billed as about
REX alpha (REXALPHA9-01) U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)-The REX alpha (REXALPHA9-01) is the next evolutionary step in the REX handgun family. It is a direct descendant of the REX zero 1 and has inherited its toughness and reliability. Listening to the practical shooters, Arex designed and developed a pistol that excels in competitive practical shooting as well as
Ruger’s new pistol caliber carbine was the subject of much interest all week both on the range and the floor at SHOT Show in Las Vegas. The blowback action 9mm, new to Ruger’s line, is capable of accepting Ruger SR-series or the new Security-9 series pistol magazines right out of the box, while a Glock
The biggest news from Weatherby was announcement of the move from California to Wyoming. The introduction of multiple models of women’s Camilla Mark V rifles in expanded chamberings is also quite exciting. (Photo: Kristin Alberts/Guns.com) The ultra-compact Alps Outdoorz/NWTF Deception ground blind is the first in its class of low-profile blinds made for the hunter
Ruger American Pistol U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- Sturm, Ruger & Company, Inc. (NYSE: RGR) is proud to announce that the Mark IV and Ruger American Pistol each received a “Golden Bullseye Award” from the National Rifle Association’s American Rifleman magazine. These pistols were named 2018 American Rifleman “Handgun of the Year” and “Women’s Innovation Product of the
Even regular readers of The Shooter’s Log can’t read or respond to all of the comments, so we have started a new weekly feature that will recap a sampling of the most active, interesting, or on occasion, randomly selected comments from the previous weeks. Feel free to respond with your two cents at the bottom of this
NEW Armasight by FLIR PVS-14 multi-purpose tactical night vision monocular provides 25% more viewing area Armasight by FLIR PVS-14 multi-purpose tactical night vision monocular provides 25% more viewing area WILSONVILLE, OR –-(Ammoland.com)- The AN/PVS-14multi-purpose night vision monocular was commissioned by the United States Military in the late ‘90s. Today, there are still more AN/PVS-14 units
Glock will release a Canadian edition of the G19 Gen 4 pistol. The only difference from US versions of the G19 is the barrel is slightly longer at 106 millimeters. This will make it compliant with Canadian firearm laws that state that pistols must have a barrel length of 106 mm or longer to be
There was a lot to see at the 40th edition of the Shooting Hunting and Outdoor Trade Show in Las Vegas. Among the more eye-catching are the ever so diligent ladies on the showroom floor who do their very best to highlight and promote new products, equipment and, of course, guns. Here are some photos of the
Charlotte-based Angstadt Arms highlighted their pistol-caliber carbines and AR pistols at SHOT Show 2018 in Las Vegas. Angstadt firearms have common features for their Ultimate Defense Pistols, or UDPs, built to use Glock magazines like an oversized trigger guard, last round lock back, and an “appropriately” sized ejection port instead of a forward assist and
Guns.com stopped by the Winchester booth at the 2018 SHOT Show to see what they had new. One of the products they unveiled at last year’s SHOT Show, the Winchester XPR, has gotten an upgrade with some new patterns, including a True Timber Strata pattern. They are also including a version of the XPR which
Allow me a moment, and please stick with story to the end—it starts a little slow, but you will not be disappointed if you make it to the end. Seldom do I write in first person or blatantly allow my personal biases to dictate content, but this is an exception. SHOT Show 2018 was full
I stopped by the Dead Foot Arms booth at the 2018 SHOT Show because I kept hearing rumors about a Star Wars AR circling around. I discovered not only the Star Wars AR-15s but also what the company should be most known for, their foldable AR-15 buttstocks. These buttstocks really make the gun a lot
Ravin Crossbows Website SUPERIOR, Wis. -(Ammoland.com)- NRA Publications has announced that the Ravin R9 Crossbow has earned a coveted Golden Bullseye Award as the 2018 American Hunter “Bow of the Year.” The Ravin was selected by a seven-member committee of seasoned editors, graphic designers and veteran NRA Publications staff. According to the award announcement, the committee
Bear & Son Cutlery Rosewood 5-Inch Professional Lockback USA -(Ammoland.com)- I’m testing a large lock blade folder from Bear & Son Cutlery. I had a series of hunts and seminars lined up in Texas so I threw it in my bag and thought it’d be a good trip to test it on. A lot of what