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GLOCK Defeat SIG SAUER Motion for Preliminary Injunction in Patent Infringement Case U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- GLOCK refers to media reports discussing pending patent litigation between SIG Sauer, Inc. and GLOCK GmbH. In January 2018, SIG Sauer, Inc. (SIG) filed a patent infringement suit together with a motion for a preliminary injunction against Glock GmbH (GLOCK Austria)
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Currently based in Martin Grier’s Colorado Springs garage, Forward Defense Munitions may have what the Army has long been looking for. FDM’s 6.5-pound experimental “ribbon gun” has five 6mm bores in one barrel and is loaded with five-shot caseless ammo blocks that can be snapped together to eliminate a traditional detachable magazine. The electrically-fired gun,
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Savage Arms offers a discount program for LE, military and first responders. (Photo: Savage Arms) First responders, law enforcement and military are set to receive special pricing on Savage Arms firearms courtesy of the Savage Service Program. The Savage Service Program, running through Dec. 31, allows qualified customers to purchase Savage firearms at 30-percent off
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Ammo Inc. manufacturers Streak Ammunition, a visual style of ammo. (Photo: Guns.com) Ammo Inc sets its sights on the the defense market, announcing plans to expand its product lines to pursue military and law enforcement clientele. The company said a “portfolio of 50-caliber ammunition” as well as rifle rounds aimed at supporting new military weaponry
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The contract was awarded for a handgun sight to be used “for rapid day and night pistol target engagements in confined spaces, while prisoner handling, or in extremis after the primary weapon malfunctions.” (Photo: USSOCOM) The U.S. Special Operations Command awarded Michigan-based Trijicon on Wednesdaya $7.62 million contract for handgun sights. The firm-fixed-price contract for
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Members of Vista Outdoor’s leadership team present a check for more than $146,000 to the Veterans Community Project (Photo: PRNewsfoto/Vista Outdoor Inc.) Vista Outdoor raised more than $146,000 for a homeless veteran’s charity based in Kansas City earlier this month. The Veteran’s Community Project will use the funds to build “tiny house” communities and provide
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The AR-15 is a versatile platform, allowing shooters to tweak and customize its design to best suit their needs and budget. (Photo: Jacki Billings/Guns.com) While we’d all love to have the resources to piece out AR-15 builds without thinking of price, for most of us that’s not a possibility. Welcome to the budget build. The
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The VKS by PepperBall is a non-lethal platform recently awarded a U.S. Army contract. (Photo: PepperBall) The U.S. Army awarded PepperBall a $650,000 contract for the company’s Variable Kinetic System, a non-lethal launcher that will grant troops non-lethal force protection while in the field. The award, announced Tuesday, is in support of U.S. Forces-Afghanistan Joint
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Caracal USA launches a discounted pricing program for LE and military. (Photo: Caracal USA) Caracal USA announced it will now provide discounted pricing on Caracal guns and accessories to military, law enforcement and public service professionals through its new Caracal Officer Program. “Caracal USA is a strong supporter of America’s law enforcement, military, and public
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Without giving too many specifics, SureFire said, “The MasterFire performed as designed, validating the concept and fulfilling the requirement.” (Photo: SureFire) Fountain Valley, California-based SureFire says one of their new weapon light-interfacing MasterFire holsters have been used with success by military commandos. “Recently a US Special Operations team successfully conducted the first night combat jump
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The Colt 1851 Navy Revolver, the author’s favorite percussion revolver. (Photo: Terril James Herbert/Guns.com) In my Top 5 Percussion Revolvers, I listed the Colt 1851 Navy on top of that rather subjective list. Percussion revolvers and millennials don’t usually go together, but in my case I have owned and shot Colt Navy pistols more frequently
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The Department of State released a draft proposal this week easing export restrictions on firearms and ammunition. The Directorate of Defense Trade Controls finally unveiled the suggested amendments to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) on Monday, shifting oversight of commercial arms sales to the Commerce Department and its Export Administration Regulations (EAR). The
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