The X5L joins the new X Series lineup by Viridian. (Photo: Viridian) Viridian Weapon Technologies introduces a new set of X Series weapon-mounted accessories, launching the X5L Gen 3 Green Laser, X5L-R Gen 3 Red Laser Sight and XTL Gen 3 Taclight. The Gen 3 lineup boasts brighter lasers, momentary activation technology, taclights and Viridian’s
The SD Pistol, chambered in 5.56 NATO and 300 AAC Blackout, features a free-float design. (Photo: Bushmaster) The SquareDrop Pistol joins the Bushmaster lineup, available in 5.56 NATO and 300 AAC Blackout. Featuring barrel lengths at seven-, nine- and 10-inches, the SD Pistols are named for the Advanced Armament Corp Square Drop modular free float
the CLENS-31 boasts more options for more lighting systems. (Photo: Thyrm) After the launch of the CLENS-12, Thyrm has upped the ante delivering more options for more lights in the CLENS-31 option. CLENS, pronounced cleanse, is a heat-resistant clear polymer circle cut to adapt to a wide variety of flashlights and weapon-mounted lights. The system
The Digisight Ultra N355 works for both daytime and nighttime shooting. (Photo: Pulsar) Pulsar continues to add to its sights lineup, introducing the new Digisight Ultra N355 designed for daytime or night use. The Digisight Ultra is an updated take on Pulsar’s Digisight design, combining a high-resolution 752×582 CCD sensor with a 640×480 AMOLED display.
The new XOP stock by Auto X Ops for AR-style rifles allows shooters to adjust the length of pull of their stock without ever taking their hand off the grip or eyes off the sights. The patented XOP stock, (pronounced ZOP) is the brainchild of retired police officer Joede Vanek (LVMPD) and his good friend
The Armasight by FLIR is a night vision monocular that offers 13 models and some pretty hefty price tags. (Photo: FLIR) FLIR added a new version of the night vision monocular to its lineup releasing the Armasight by FLIR PVS-14-51. The single tube multi-purpose tactical night vision monocular uses the same framework as the AN/PVS-14,
Under Armour introduced two new styles of tactical pants in an array of colors. (Photo: Under Armour) Under Armour has tactical operators covered with two new pairs of tactical pants — the UA Guardian and UA Enduro. The pants cater to those of the tactical mindset, however, Under Armour says its not entirely exclusive to
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
The Suppressor Cover is designed to mitigate heat and protect shooters from suppressor burns. (Photo: Magpul) Magpul has suppressors covered, literally, introducing the new Magpul Suppressor Cover 5.5-inch designed to tame heat and protect user and suppressor. With the ability to tackle extreme conditions, the Suppressor Cover can take on extreme temperatures caused by extended
Night Optics’ SVTS delivers continuous calibration thermal capabilities. (Photo: Night Optics) Night Optics USA announces its latest creation — the SVTS — a continuous calibration thermal riflescope series ahead of SHOT Show this week. With three models, the Night Optics SVTS series delivers continuous calibration to allow users to efficiently and speedily identify targets. Night
The Titan Operator utilizes the Titan Competition pistol build as its basis, adding modifications to make it more tactical in appearance. (Photo: Atlas Gunworks) Atlas Gunworks arrives on scene with a new pistol designed for duty and self-defense, introducing the Titan Operator. Chambered in 9mm, the Titan Operator is based on Atlas’ 2011 Titan competition
The Engage EPG27 offers a more positive grip surface for better handling. (Photo: Mission First Tactical) Mission First Tactical brings a new tactical pistol grip, the Engage EPG27, to its existing lineup of pistol grips designed for the AR-15, M16 platform. Proving that the industry can always use one more grip, especially if it’s tactical,
Battle Rifle Company swings in with a new rifle, announcing the BR10. (Photo: Battle Rifle Company) Battle Rifle Company introduces its second generation of precision 7.62×51/.308 caliber rifles, announcing the release of the BR10 platform. Featuring an 18-inch 416 stainless steel barrel with Nitrite finish on a 39.75-inch overall length, the BR10 boasts sub-MOA performance.
The Forward F series turns daytime scopes and optics into night time capable setups. (Photo: Pulsar) Pulsar launches a new line of digital night vision attachments, officially debuting the Forward F series designed to take scopes from day to night. The Pulsar F135 and F155 attachments take everyday daytime scopes and convert them to a
The MeoAce Tactical Sight boasts an illuminate reticle and compatibility with 5.56 and 7.62 rifles. (Photo: Meopta) The MeoAce 3×20 Tactical Sight is the latest optic to join Meopta’s ever expanding lineup of sights and scopes. The MeoAce introduces an illuminated reticle compatible with 5.56 NATO and 7.62×39 NATO up to 400 meters. The compact
The RA-905 features an M-LOK design with Picatinny rail, opening up tons of mounting options. (Photo: Rise Armament) AR component and firearm maker Rise Armament delivers a new handguard, the RA-905, to its growing series of AR themed products. The RA-905, touted as “more versatile than a Swiss army knife,” features a durable yet lightweight
The ProComp 10x provides an adjustable stock to precision and varmint style rifle set-ups. (Photo: Seekins Precision) Seekins Precision introduces a new precision stock, the ProComp 10x, due out in March 2018. The company says the ProComp 10x is the next iteration in the companies precision accessory repertoire, delivering an adjustable stock for all AR
The Pinnacle 3-18×44 is a first focal plane scope with close to long range capabilities. (Photo: Sightmark) Sightmark bridges the gap between 1-6x and 5-30x with the new Pinnacle 3-18×44 first-focal-plane riflescope. The Pinnacle offers close to long range capabilities, ideal for competition target shooters, law enforcement, and military in addition to extreme hunters, says
The Game Changer Pro compensator works with 1/2×28 threaded barrels. (Photo: Tandemkross) Aftermarket accessories maker Tandemkross introduces a new steel compensator, the Game Changer Pro Compensator, for Ruger and Browning threaded barrels. The Game Changer Pro works alongside Ruger MK Series, Ruger 10/22, SW22 Victory, Browning Buck Mark as well as other 1/2×28 threaded barrels.
Streamlight introduces the PolyTac X in three colors. (Photo: Tandemkross) Streamlight expands its series of tactically inspired flashlights, adding the new PolyTac X light to its repertoire. The 600 lumen PolyTac X utilizes a LED to offer various lighting modes — high, medium, low and strobe— with its high setting outputting a 205-meter beam distance.
FN adds the FN-15 Pistol, top, and the FN-15 Tactical Carbine, bottom, to its 2018 lineup. (Photo: FN) FN rolled out new variations on its FN 15 series, introducing a pistol variant in two calibers and a flat dark earth carbine ahead of the industry’s biggest event, SHOT Show. Chambered in 5.56x45mm NATO or .300
The QD 30mm mounts are offered in low, medium or high options. (Photo: Lucid Optics) Lucid Optics continues to expand its optics accessory lineup, adding multiple size QD 30mm mounts. Lucid delivers standard QD and Pro QD mounts with both options offered in low, medium or high configurations. Additionally, the company also offers an optional
The Meoptra MeoRed T Reflex Sight sports a 1.5 MOA illuminated red dot reticle. (Photo: Meopta) Optics maker Meopta unveiled its first new product of 2018, introducing the MeoRed T Reflex Sight. The MSR/AR 1x30mm sight touts a 1.5 MOA illuminated red dot reticle paired with 12 intensity levels allowing for use in multiple lighting
The Responder Jacket, left, and Responder Hoody, right, are up for grabs on Amabilis Kickstarter campaign in both women’s and men’s designs. (Photo: Amabilis) Apparel and gear maker Amabilis heads into 2018 with a successful Kickstarter campaign aimed at bringing functional and stylish tactical outerwear to gun toters and tactical enthusiasts. The brain child of
In case you’ve been living under a rock or maybe in your nuclear shelter, here’s a wrap-up of the notable new guns we saw roll out from manufacturers in 2017. Smith & Wesson M2.0 Compact The Smith & Wesson M2.0 Compact is a compact, lightweight striker fired pistol. (Photo: Chris Eger) On the heels of
The Verge, pictured above, is a slim Keymod style rail designed for use on the AR-15 platform. (Photo: Firefield) Not to be deterred by the outpouring of M-LOK rails and accessories, Firefield delivers two new Keymod rails to AR-15 shooters loyal to the Keymod mounting system. The Verge and Edge join Firefield’s series of modern
The NX8 series is the latest addition to hit Nightforce’s optics lineup. (Photo: Nightforce Optics) Nightforce Optics unleashed a new short to medium range scope series, the NX8, crafted to set tactical hearts a flutter. Derived from the company’s NXS platform, the NX8 1-8×24 F1 is the first scope to launch under the NX8 banner.
The latest offering from Hi-Lux combines close to medium range capabilities with AK-47 style. (Photo: Midway USA) AK-47s are getting a little Hi-Lux love after the optics maker announced the new CMR-762AK close to medium range scope designed specifically Kalashnikovs. Utilizing the illuminated AVS-CMR-7.62 AK reticle, the CMR-762AK features a MIL-Radian based design. Tailor made
LA Police Gear adds some zombie flavor to Christmas. (Photo: LA Police Gear) If you’re still hunting for that perfect ugly Christmas sweater — and the 5.11 Tactical snowman just didn’t cut it — LA Police Gear offers another solution to the Christmas party conundrum. The gear and accessory supplier, slips into the Christmas spirit
The XDE in .45 ACP is the latest gun to get some holster love from Crossbreed Holsters. (Graphic: Jacki Billings) Crossbreed Holsters announced the Springfield XDE in .45 ACP has officially made its way into the company’s holster models, allowing customers more options for carry. Hand-crafted to perfectly mold to the Springfield XDE, Crossbreed delivers