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When folded, the FoldAR’s overall length matches that of its barrel length. (Photo: FoldAR) A folding AR-15, aptly named FoldAR, is set to hit the mean streets this fall offering AR fans a means to efficiently tote a functional AR-15. Details on the design are scarce but according to FoldAR’s website the rifle, when stowed,
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The bump stock attached to an AR rifle. (Photo: Eve Flanigan/Guns.com) Texas-based Slide Fire says the financial institution that processed transactions for its online store is holding “hostage” more than $1.6 million in an effort to force the gun accessory maker into a less favorable business agreement. By withholding the funds, Utah-based Merrick Bank Corporation
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Some guns blaze through history and forever change the face of firearms design.  The 1860 Henry Patent Rifle, though short lived, did just that. It’s now recognized as one of America’s greatest contributions to firearms design.  With originals rare and expensive—think $25,000 to $100,000—reproductions are the closest most of us will ever get to appreciating
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Illinois-based Springfield Armory announced Thursday they are expanding their line of lightweight 911 model single-stack handguns with a variant that isn’t quite as flashy as their normal stainless offering. Featuring a 416 stainless slide and barrel treated in a corrosion-resistant black nitride finish, the new model 911 now shipping still uses a 7075 T6 aluminum
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What ammunition goes into a carry or self-defense gun matters just as much as what gun you’re carrying. (Photo: Jacki Billings/Guns.com) A critical element to any self-defense or concealed carry set-up that is often overlooked is the ammunition fueling the firearm. A key component in winning a gun fight, choosing the right ammunition is vital
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The LifeCard is a foldable .22LR pistol that can be easily pocketed. (Photo: Trailblazer Firearms) Trailblazer Firearms scales up its production in order to meet increased consumer demand on its .22LR chambered folding LifeCard pistol. The LifeCard has exceeded 6,000 units sold to date, according to Trailblazer Firearms. The company announced new distributors have also
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The gun industry’s largest trade association hopes Congress will intervene after an Intuit payment policy left an Arizona dealer unpaid for sales made at his store. Larry Keane, vice president of the National Shooting Sports Foundation, told Guns.com Thursday the credit processing company went too far when it reversed charges for items sold at gun-related stores
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The Thin Blue Line Series adds a blue aesthetic to pistols while also supporting the C.O.P.S. nonprofit. (Photo: Apex) Apex Tactical Specialties announced its Thin Blue Line Series triggers have raised $125,000 in donations for the Concerns of Police Survivors non-profit. The Thin Blue Line Series, launched in October 2016, was created to support C.O.P.S.
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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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The Model 48 Nosler Custom Handgun offers a bolt-action handgun design. (Photo: Nosler) Nosler announced a new bolt-action handgun joined its inventory of firearms, introducing the Model 48 Nosler Custom Handgun earlier this week. The M48 NCH is touted as the “ultimate precision bolt-action handgun.” Constructed from one-piece, billet aluminum stock, the mid-grip stock offers
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