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ARE THE PRESIDENT’s ALLEGATION OF A WIRETAPS UNREASONABLE

It’s Friday and time for our weekly shoot the shit. Like many Americans, I was glued to the T.V. during Monday’s House Intelligence Committee testimony by NSA’s Director Admiral Rogers and FBI Director James Comey. Before plunging into this week’s … Continue reading

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Aimpoint Receives U.S. Army Contract for Optical Sights

  Manassas, VA – March 22, 2017 – Aimpoint, the worldwide leader in reflex sight technology, has been awarded a contract for supply of 30,000 M68 Close Combat Optics (M68CCO) to the U.S. Army. The Aimpoint CompM4s sight is type-classified … Continue reading

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LARRY VICKERS ON THE SWISS ARMS SG 751P SAPR PRECISION RIFLE

  Larry Vickers of Vickers Tactical is a retired US Army 1st SFOD- Delta combat veteran with years of experience in the firearms industry as a combat marksmanship instructor and industry consultant. In recent years he has hosted tactical firearms … Continue reading

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Bore-tips – Better. Faster. Easier.

  Bore-tips® by Swab-its® will get you back in action quickly. Lint-free, washable and re-useable, Bore-tips are caliber-specific firearms cleaning foam swabs that utilize your standard cleaning rod and provide a superior result compared to traditional cleaning methods. There is … Continue reading

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DoubleStar Debuts the Oops! Replacement Kit

The Oops! Replacement Kit is designed with every AR15 owner in mind. Winchester, Ky. (March 2017) – DoubleStar Corp, manufacturers of high-quality,US-made AR components, rifles and pistols, debuts the Oops! Replacement Kit. This popular repair kit includes the most commonly … Continue reading

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STREAMLIGHT DEBUTS PROTAC HL USB HEADLAMP

Lightweight, USB Rechargeable Headlamp Delivers Up to 1,000 Lumens EAGLEVILLE, PA, March 21, 2017 – Streamlight® Inc., a leading provider of high-performance lighting, has enhanced its popular HL® (High Lumen) family of tactical lights by adding a hands-free, USB rechargeable … Continue reading

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Revision Awarded U.S. Army Next-Generation ACH Helmet Contract

Essex Junction, Vermont (March 21, 2017) – Revision Military, the world leader in integrated head systems, has been awarded the U.S. Army’s Advanced Combat Helmet Generation II (ACH GEN II) helmet contract. This five-year indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity (IDIQ) helmet … Continue reading

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Steyr Arms Introduced A New Extended Rail For The M1 AUG

First seen at SHOT Show 2017, this AUG Extended Rail is NOW AVAILABLE! You can get it as FREE option when purchasing an AUG A3 M1, or you can purchase the rail separately. This picatinny rail is compatible with all … Continue reading

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Laura Burgess Marketing (LBM) Earns Third Constant Contact All Star Award

LBM recognized among top ten percent of Constant Contact’s email marketers. New Bern, N.C. (March 2017) – Laura Burgess Marketing (LBM), public relations and marketing communications for the law enforcement, tactical, military, shooting sports, boating and recreational fishing markets, has … Continue reading

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Pocket Pistol Improvements by Crimson Trace

(Wilsonville, OR)—Pocket pistols are popular for good reasons: most are small and easy to conceal, they can pack a punch, and they are lightweight. Many pocket pistols also incorporate the same features of larger full-sized handguns but on a much … Continue reading

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HOGUE INC ANNOUNCES POLYMER 15 DEGREE VERTICAL GRIPS FOR AR15 / M16

Henderson, NV – Hogue Inc. is proud to announce the newest tactical advantage for AR-15 and M16 shooters. Structurally crafted to be the lightest grip of its type, and ergonomically engineered to have the most comfortable fit, the Hogue AR-15/M16 … Continue reading

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Military Working Dog (K9) Certification with the 947th MP Detachment

Military Working Dog teams from Fort Myer’s 947th Military Police Detachment recently went through their annual certification course at Fort Belvoir, VA. Military Working Dogs are among the most versatile assets in the U.S. Army, able to search for contraband … Continue reading

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Alien Gear’s ShapeShift Modular Holster System

The Alien was hard at work for the company’s press event at Shot Show 2017. Alien Gear Holsters is well known to me and given the opportunity  I describe the company’s Tuck 3 as the most comfortable IWB holster on … Continue reading

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PAUL LEVY WITH NEW PRODUCTS FROM BROWNELLS

  Trijicon HD XR Sights for Smith & Wesson M&P 892-000-236- http://bit.ly/2mv8IGC Trijicon HD XR Sights for Glock G17 892-000-189- http://bit.ly/2mukksy FN FNX-45T Threaded Barrel 100-023-840- http://bit.ly/2npt5sG Knights Armament AR-15 2 Stage Match Trigger Kit 100-023-377- http://bit.ly/2nc4EhU Brownells Bolt Carrier … Continue reading

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FN IS NOW MAKING FN 15 PATROL CARBINES IN SBR FORMAT COMMERCIALLY AVAILABLE

  FN America, LLC announced today the release of two FN 15™ Patrol carbines in short barreled configurations, available to commercial customers. These two new carbines are the first time FN has offered short barreled rifles for sale to the … Continue reading

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UNDERSTANDING MERCHANDIZING

I hope everyone is doing well, especially after the winter storms that rolled in this week. In one form or another, we made it through the week and it’s time for our weekly shoot the shit. We talk about guns … Continue reading

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MasterPiece Arms Introduces the MPA BA CZ-455 Chassis

      After many requests from its customer base, MPA has answered the call by developing a BA Lite Chassis for the CZ-455. Comer, Ga. – (March 2017) – MasterPiece Arms (MPA), manufacturers of the MPA BA Rifles, Chassis … Continue reading

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The Micro RONI Recon Pistol Conversion

The Micro RONI Recon, available for the popular GLOCK pistol platform, offers all the RONI benefits with No NFA paperwork, No tax stamp and No wait time. Pompano Beach, Fla. (March 2017) – CAA, developers and manufacturers of advanced battle-tested … Continue reading

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NAPED Gears Up for Annual General Meeting and Exhibition

The Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort will be the location where dealers and manufacturers within the public safety and law enforcement market gather to network, exhibit products and introduce new sales programs.     New Bern, NC (March 2017) – … Continue reading

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Patriot Ordnance Factory Begins Shipping Its New Revolution .308

  Phoenix, Arizona (1 March 2017) – Patriot Ordnance Factory (POF-USA) is proud to announce the Revolution is now shipping to distributors. The Revolution continues the POF tradition of Relentless Reliability and American innovation. The Revolution is POF-USA’s new .308 … Continue reading

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Bryan Litz On Large Caliber Rifles & Long-Range Shooting

Bryan Litz is a ballistician for Berger Bullets and Applied Ballistics. Bryan has authored a number of authoritative books on the subject of ballistics. His software, published by Applied Ballistics, can be found on a number of devices including the … Continue reading

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Cobalt Kinetics To Release CARS (Cobalt Advantage Reloading System) In Limited "Beta" Test

ST GEORGE, Utah, March 14 – Cobalt Kinetics, a manufacturer of premium performance and precision engineered rifles, today announces plans to open their CARS (Cobalt Advantage Reloading System) platform to the public as a limited beta test through select dealers.  … Continue reading

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Practical Thermal Imaging for Hunters: Part Two

WILSONVILLE, Ore. (March 14, 2017) – Thermal-imaging technology is no longer just for the military and law enforcement communities. These rapidly evolving electronics are becoming smaller, lighter, less expensive and, therefore, more accessible and valuable to hunters than ever before. … Continue reading

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STREAMLIGHT KEYMATE USB

Streamlight’s KeyMate® USB is one of those simple little doodads that you’ll forget about until you need it… Read my review

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Larry Vickers On The Wilson Combat EDC X9

  Larry Vickers of Vickers Tactical is a retired US Army 1st SFOD- Delta combat veteran with years of experience in the firearms industry as a combat marksmanship instructor and industry consultant. In recent years he has hosted tactical firearms … Continue reading

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Dry Fire Friday Episode 8: Drawing from Concealment

Jason Burton from Team Springfield Demonstrates Drawing Your Pistol From Concealment

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Are Rifle Optics Where You Want Your Company To Be?

Are Rifle Optics Where You Want Your Company To Be? It sure a heck is, as you can see by reading the excerpt from ASD Reports Riflescope Market – Global Forecast to 2022 below. Analysts are forecasting an annual growth … Continue reading

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LIMITED EDITION White Micro RONI® Stabilizer Pistol Conversion

Not from a galaxy far, far away, but right here and available now! Pompano Beach, Fla. (March 2017) – CAA, developers and manufacturers of advanced battle-tested firearms accessories, developed a limited number of the Micro RONI® Stabilizer pistol carbine conversion … Continue reading

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Crimson Trace Recognized as Top Brand

(Wilsonville, OR)—Crimson Trace has been recognized as America’s Top Brand of Laser Sights in a recently released Southwick Associates report—“2016 Annual Hunting & Shooting Participation and Equipment Purchase Report.”  This list of leading companies was compiled from internet-based surveys completed … Continue reading

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Brownells, ASA to Sound Off About the Hearing Protection Act In Facebook Live Event

Grinnell, Iowa – Brownells will make some noise about suppressors, and host American Suppressor Association President Knox Williams in a Facebook Live event on March 14, at 7:00 pm CST. Viewers will be able to submit questions, comment and interact … Continue reading

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The Numbers Are In

Readers we made it through another week, and as you know, Friday is when we try to publish a shoot the shit topic for your reading enjoyment. For new readers, a shoot the shit topic can be anything that comes … Continue reading

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PROFESSIONAL GEAR FOR PROFESSIONAL PERFORMANCE

  PROFESSIONAL GEAR FOR PROFESSIONAL PERFORMANCE March is the month to upgrade your gear. It’s time to assess what you have, and get the new gear you need. To ensure you’re at your best, on the job and on the … Continue reading

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Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon® Wildlands Tactics : Stealth

 

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Return of the Reds at Crimson Trace

(Wilsonville, OR)—Industry research reveals that many of America’s new firearms owners have returned to gun shop sales counters and are searching for, and buying, accessories. As interest in firearms accessories grows, so does the demand for Crimson Trace laser sights … Continue reading

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Pulsar Now The Official Thermal/Night Vision of Lone Star Outdoor Show!

(MANSFIELD, TEXAS) – Pulsar is proud to be announced as the official thermal/night vision of Dallas Safari Club’s Lone Star Outdoor Show. Building on Pulsar’s world-class reputation in the field of thermal imaging and night vision, this sponsorship helps bring … Continue reading

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Q&A Session With Knox Williams of the American Suppressor Association

Brownells will be hosting a Facebook Live Q&A session with Knox Williams of the American Suppressor Association on Tuesday, March 14. SilencerCo will share this session on their Facebook page so that you have easy access to it. Visit SilencerCo … Continue reading

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Knife Robot®: The First Knife Sharpener with a Serious Edge over the Competition

The Knife Robot, available in two versions; portable and built-in, brings high-tech, auto knife sharpening to the home, workshop, outdoors or professional kitchen. Pre-orders now available on Indiegogo. Knife Robot Portable Knife Sharpener Redwood City, Cal. (March 2017) – Finally, … Continue reading

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BERETTA’S NEW STRIKER FIRED APX PISTOL

If you like the Alfa Romeo Giulia, you’ll love Beretta’s new striker fired 9mm (or .40SW) offering, the Apex. The first thing that can be said about the Apex is riempire con anima italiana! I didn’t have the opportunity to … Continue reading

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ENFORCE TAC 2017 Nürnberg Messe

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Range Systems Joins Anteris Alliance

MINNEAPOLIS—Range Systems has joined Anteris Alliance, LLC. An organizational network of outdoor manufacturers and service producers, Anteris Alliance member companies are dedicated to supporting veterans, first responders and their families. Anteris Alliance was founded in early 2017 with a group … Continue reading

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