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Apex offers new hammers designed for 1911 pistols. (Photo: Apex Tactical Specialities) Apex Tactical Specialties unveils a new line of precision made performance hammers designed specifically for the 1911 platform. The brainchild of Apex founder Randy Lee, the 1911 hammers are manufactured from heat-treated A-2 tool steel and precisely cut on a wire EDM. The
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The new spotting scopes come in angled, left, and straight, right, models. (Photo: The Outdoor Wire) Leupold & Stevens introduced a new spotting scope into its lineup, announcing the SX-5 Santiam HD 27-55x80mm Spotting Scope. The SX-5 Santiam is available in a straight and angled model and is created for “diehard hunters and shooters.” The
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Aguila has a tabletop full of gear including a Mossberg Shockwave and a bunch of their Minishells bundled in one sweet contest this month. (Photo: Aquila) Texas-based Aguila has a $2,250 prize package on the line this month as part of their social media sweepstakes. Termed the Shock-tober Minishell Sweepstakes and set to run through
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State officials in Wyoming granted Gunwerks funding for its planned expansion in Cody. (Photo: Gunwerks/Facebook) Gunwerks secured a $6 million grant and loan funding package from state officials this month to expand its manufacturing facilities in Cody, Wyoming. The Wyoming State Loan and Investment Board approved the deal the first week of October, according to
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Faxon Firearms offers a creative approach to parts. (Photo: Faxon Firearms via Facebook) The inventory of Faxon Firearms is lined with brightly colored barrels, eye-catching uppers, creative firearms and just about any other stylish part one can imagine. The company, best known for its multi-colored barrel options and ARAK-21 firearm quietly crept into the mainstream
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The Decree Series comes in various models to include a Scroll version, pictured above. (Photo: Versacarry) Versacarry unveils the Decree Series — a new line of leather, outside-the-waistband holsters made from premium water buffalo hide. The Decree Series features a double-layer design paired with a raised backing to offer protection as well as a comfortable
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Ruger’s new SP01 comes in blued alloy steel. (Photos: Ruger) Ruger is offering a variant of their classic SP101 small frame double-action revolver for those who eschew the gun’s normal stainless configurations. The new five-round wheel gun is manufactured from alloy steel, and features a 2.25-inch barrel, fixed rear sight and ramped front sight. Chambered
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The Remington Premier Expander shotshell comes in either 12 or 20-gauge. (Photo: Remington) Remington broadens its ammunition inventory with the addition of a new series of shotshell ammo known as the Remington Premier Expander. The Remington Premier Expander shotshell uses Barnes all copper-tipped Expander slugs which feature six cutting petals. These petals engage upon impact
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The Kids & Clays Foundation supports the Ronald McDonald organization via shooting events. (Photo: Kids & Clays Foundation via Facebook) Ruger announced its support of the Kids & Clays Foundation, offering the organization a custom engraved firearm for each of the Kids & Clays/ Ronald McDonald House sporting clay fundraising events scheduled for 2018. The
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VSKA= Vermont Stamped Kalashnikov (Photos: Century) Incorporating machined S7 tool steel for key components, Century’s new Vermont-stamped Kalashnikov stems from a Pentagon program that sparked efforts to refine production of American-made AK variants. Debuted at last week’s Red Oktober Kalashnikov Championships in Hurricane, Utah, Century’s new VSKA is billed as a “heavy duty AK rifle”
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The G2C chambered in .40 S&W is now shipping in matte black, pictured above, or with a stainless steel slide. (Photo: Taurus USA) Taurus announced its latest self-defense styled .40 caliber pistol, the G2C, is now officially headed to consumers. The G2C features a polymer design that incorporates aggressive stipling. The stipling, according to Taurus,
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