The Stainless Long Slide boasts rosewood grips adn chamberings in .45 ACP and 10mm. (Photo: Kimber) Kimber continues to prove its 1911 prowess, introducing the latest in its pistol series — the Stainless 1911 Long Slide. Available in .45 ACP and 10mm, the gun blends a modern look with the classic 1911 frame. The Stainless
With turtleneck-clad head anchor Woof Howitzer at the helm of the team of crack correspondents, Brownells brings you the best in fabricated reality while slipping in some hot deals. Replacing the retailer’s annual November Black Rifle Event, the F.A.K.E News spots are short broadcasts fronted by a gregarious Howitzer complete with beard and tweed sports
“There is no tragedy no matter how great which justifies taking away the rights of innocent people,” Petersen tells Guns.com. “As a matter of fact, I believe that it’s time for us to expand gun rights in the United States.” Austin Petersen is running for U.S. Senate in Missouri — an effort that, if realized,
A happy hunter downs a buck with an AR-15. (Photo: Wing Tactical) AR-15s have long been a symbol of the tactical world, but black rifles are slowly creeping their way past military and law enforcement applications and into the world of hunting. Touting more caliber options, efficiency and modularity, the versatile platform is transforming the
Columbia Mayor Steve Benjamin. (Photo: City of Columbia) Columbia Mayor Steve Benjamin said Wednesday that he plans to propose a city ordinance that would ban the use of bump stocks and trigger cranks, devices that allow semi-automatic weapons to mimic full auto fire. “I believe in responsible gun ownership, and I believe in common sense,”
The group says that a number of currently legal items and accessories should probably be regulated under the National Firearms Act The national gun control group on Wednesday came out with a list of items they contend skirt federal firearms laws and threaten public safety. Describing the items as “the next bump stock” the group
Springfield Armory continues expanding the Saint series, launching another new edition to its AR-15 lineup in the form of the Saint Edge. The Edge packs in even more proprietary features which the Illinois-based company says makes it the most advanced Saint model yet. Lightweight, with a slick billet machined lower receiver, the system boasts the
(The 6.8 SPC, left, and 7mm-08, right, are the latest cartridges to hit the Starline Brass case series. (Photo: Starline Brass) Starline Brass launched two new rifle cases for reloaders, announcing that the 6.8 SPC and 7mm-08 have joined the company’s brass lineup. The 6.8 SPC was originally designed for the military as a midway
Texas Republican Sen. John Cornyn introduced a bipartisan bill to fix the federal background check system Thursday, less than three weeks after a former airman gunned down 26 people at a church in Cornyn’s home state. (Sen. John Cornyn/Facebook) A bipartisan group of senators introduced a proposal Thursday to fix the federal background check system
Suppressor-maker YHM is based in Massachusetts but the state doesn’t allow those in the state to legally own the devices. (Photo: YHM) Legislation to lift the ban on the civilian use and ownership of suppressors in the Commonwealth is set to be heard Thursday by the Massachusetts Joint Committee on Public Safety and Homeland Security.
The new riflescope designed for 3-gunners operates in close to medium range. (Photo: Hi-Lux) Hi-Lux introduced a new tactical riflescope designed for close to medium range applications, including 3-Gun matches. The aptly named Hi-Lux Close to Medium Range FFP Scope is a 1-8×26 first focal plane set-up touting an illuminated CW-4 reticle. When set at
A Southwest Airlines pilot was arrested Wednesday morning at St. Louis Lambert International Airport after Transportation Security Administration agents found a 9mm handgun in his carry-on luggage. Fox 2 in St. Louis reported the 51-year-old pilot, a First Officer, was detained at the airport around 5 a.m. Wednesday morning for unlawful use of a weapon.
Did you know CCI now has a line of poly-coated .22LR ammo in Christmas colors? If you didn’t, and are curious, rimfire expert 22Plinkster has you covered. Bulk packed in 300-round boxes complete with a “Merry Christmas” banner– no Happy Holidays stuff here– this 40-grain load has a polymer-coated bullet in green and red colors.
The X-Bolt Pro offers a Burnt Bronze Cerakote finish and spiraled bolt for a dressed up look. (Photo: Browning) Browning hasn’t stopped rolling out models on its X-Bolt line, announcing another new addition in the form of the X-Bolt Pro. The X-Bolt Pro features a stock that boasts a second generation design constructed using a
After two years of negotiation, Standish Town Council voted down a lease proposal for a local gun range, in part, because of its affiliation with the National Rifle Association.(Photo: Standish Fish and Game Club/Facebook) Officials in Standish, Maine rejected a lease proposal Tuesday for a local sportsman’s club hoping to operate a gun range on
More people have come forward seeking legal damages as a result of the mass shooting at the Route 91 Festival in Las Vegas. Filed in Wednesday in Clark County District Court by a Chicago-based law firm on behalf of 14 victims of the October shooting, including several who reside in Illinois, the plaintiffs are looking
Share prices for major gun makers reacted to rumors of a possible bipartisan gun bill in the Senate (Photo: Brendan McDermid/Reuters) Share prices for major gun makers jumped Wednesday amid rumors of a possible bipartisan gun bill moving through the U.S. Senate. Stocks for American Outdoor Brands and Vista Outdoor climbed 4.3 percent and 5.9
The Dream Gun boasts the Lone Star State’s iconic flag design. (Photo: Lone Survivor Foundation) Brownells and Smith & Wesson join forces to donate a Dream Gun, a custom M&P M2.0 Compact, to be raffled off through the Lone Survivor Foundation. The Dream Gun, valued at $850, features Smith & Wesson’s latest 9mm pistol, the
An NRA commentator and former Navy SEAL says choosing to defend your home with an AR-15 is a common sense choice that tens of millions of Americans are making and our neighborhoods and communities are safer for it. Speaking in the short video from the National Rifle Association, former Naval special warfare operator Dom Rasso,
U.S. Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee, D-Texas, wants those aiming to pick up certain guns, ammo and accessories to wait seven business days. (Photo: AP) A group of House Democrats is backing a measure to delay sales of semi-automatic firearms, suppressors, armor piercing ammo and large capacity magazines. Introduced by Texas Democrat Sheila Jackson Lee, H.R.
Illinois lawmakers are pushing a new proposal that would ban people convicted of animal cruelty from owning guns in the state. The proposed bill, if passed into law, would deny those convicted of animal abuse from obtaining an Illinois Firearms Owners ID card and would also lead to the revocation of current permits, KMOX reported.
The latest trigger kit pairs with the M2.0 to offer a crisper trigger pull with adjustable pull weights. (Photo: Apex Tactical Specialties) Apex Tactical Specialties is set to release the latest in its series of trigger kits, this time unleashing a Flat-Faced Forward Set Trigger Kit for the Smith & Wesson M&P M2.0. The patent
The 2011 Magazines are designed to work alongside 2011 pistols. (Photo: STI) STI launched a new set of 2011 magazines designed to provide improved performance with quicker reloads for shooters. The STI 2011 Magazines are constructed using 410 stainless steel, boasting longevity and durability. Corrosion resistant, the mags are built specifically for STI’s 2011 style
The Cozy Pant is one of three new holster fits for the M2.0 with integrated laser. (Photo: DeSantis) Holster maker DeSantis continues to expand its holster selection, adding new fits for shooters toting the Smith & Wesson M&P M2.0 with integrated laser. Among the latest offerings is the Mini Scabbard, Cozy Partner and Thumb Break
Rex pistols will now offer nickel plated options. (Photo: FIME Group) Las Vegas-based importer FIME Group announced the Rex series pistols is getting a facelift, adding nickel plated models in standard and compact sizes. The standard Rex will boast a nickel plated slide and black frame or nickel plated frame, slide and barrel with black
With a footprint that compares to the typical iPhone when folded, Full Conceal’s M3 customized Glock optimized for concealed carry is now shipping to dealers. Exhibited at a number of trade shows this year, the $1,399 MSRP’d polymer-framed pistol sans a slice of the frame has garnered a good bit of interest on social media
Modular holsters afford users the ability to swap shells and bases, essentially opening up more modes of carry. (Photo: Jacki Billings) Modular has long been the word du jour in the tactical world, but the swappable design is slowly creeping into the holster market with more manufacturers offering adaptable designs. While the modular movement isn’t
The Criss-Cross is set-up for a cross draw carry. (Photo: DeSantis) Holster maker DeSantis continues to add to its ever-growing line of carry options, adding the new Criss-Cross to its holster lineup. The Criss-Cross is constructed from premium American cowhide, molded for micro handguns. The cross draw style holster currently offers fits for the following
Gov. Rick Snyder warned that he hasn’t changed his position on legislation barring the open carry of handguns in gun-free zones in exchange for lifting the prohibition on concealed carry. (Photo: Paul Sancya/AP) Michigan’s Republican Governor cautioned legislation that passed the state Senate last week to expand concealed carry rights in gun free zones is
The counterterrorism supervisor was still drunk when another agent called police to report the missing firearm. (Photo: Matt McClain/Washington Post) An FBI supervisor is being investigated after a woman stole his firearm following a night of drinking over the summer. The agency has opened an internal investigation into Robert Manson, a counterterrorism supervisor who had