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Firefield Speedstrike Lasers

(MANSFIELD, TEXAS) – When seconds count, whether your life is on the line or you’re down to the wire in a shooting competition, Firefield Speedstrike laser sights provide quick target acquisition when you need it most. With the option of … Continue reading

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Team GLOCK Dominates in USPSA & IDPA Nationals

SMYRNA, GA. – Oct 4, 2017 Members of Team GLOCK competed in back-to-back national competitions this past week and took home big wins. At the IDPA US National Championship on September 26th and September 27th in Cresson, Texas, team Captain … Continue reading

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MAGPUL INDUSTRIES NOW SHIPPING THE iPHONE 8 FIELD CASE

The best $16.95 you’ll ever spend on your iPhone!

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Steyr Arms Announces End-of-Year Cash-Rebate Program

  BESSEMER, Ala. (Oct. 3, 2017) — The Steyr Arms Fall/Winter Consumer Rebate Program has begun and will provide customers cash rebates of $50 to $1,000 for select Steyr and Merkel firearms purchased between Oct. 1 and Dec. 31, 2017. … Continue reading

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TNVC Announces November Nightfighter Armed Professional Class

Nightfighter: Armed Professional is an advanced night vision training class that builds off the students’ existing skillset, and moves them into the realm of operational procedures.  This class is designed for the Law Enforcement Professional, Warfighter, and Security Operative, focusing … Continue reading

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Parabon® Fx™ Next-Gen Forensic Analysis Platform Unveiled at the International Symposium on Human Identification (ISHI)

New Software Environment Provides Seamless Integration and Use of Emerging Forensic Analysis Tools Reston, Va. (3 October 2017) – Today, at the 28th International Symposium on Human Identification (ISHI),Parabon® NanoLabs (Parabon) announced the 2018 release of the Parabon® Fx™ forensic … Continue reading

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All-American NCAA Rifle Competitor and Marketing MBA Graduate, Brent Books Promoted to Sales and Marketing Manager at Creedmoor Sports

Books shares his passion for competitive shooting and marketing skill set to grow the Creedmoor Sports brand. Anniston, Ala. (October 2017) – Creedmoor Sports, the precision shooting products manufacturer and supplier, is excited to announce the promotion of Brent Books … Continue reading

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Brownells Releases Custom Slides For Glock® Pistols

Grinnell, Iowa – Brownells has expanded the menu for pistol customization enthusiasts, releasing unique drop-in slides for popular models of Glock® handguns. Made to fit Gen3 frames in both Glock® 17/22 and Glock® 19/23 sizes, Brownells Glock® slides are easy … Continue reading

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HENSOLDT Delivers Fire Control Sight for shoulder-launched RGW 90 LRMP Weapon to German Special Forces

Würgendorf, Germany, 29th September 2017 – Last week, Dynamit Nobel Defence and HENSOLDT handed over the shoulder-launched multi-purpose weapon RGW 90 LRMP together with the specially developed HENSOLDT fire control sight to the German Special Forces Command. Both prime contractors … Continue reading

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Savage Introduces the 10/110 Stealth Evolution in Six Popular Calibers and Left-Hand Models

WESTFIELD, Massachusetts – September 29, 2017 – Savage is pleased to introduce the 10/110 Stealth Evolution chassis rifle chambered in six popular long-range calibers, including the all-new 6mm Creedmoor. The rifle boasts exceptional accuracy and performance, and it is available … Continue reading

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Larry Vickers on the Wilson Combat Ultralight Carry Commander

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 related … Continue reading

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USSOCOM Upcoming Brief to Industry – Countering Weapons of Mass Destruction (CWMD)

Please join USSOCOM for their upcoming Brief to Industry – Countering Weapons of Mass Destruction (CWMD) Other Transaction Agreement (OTA) Informational Meeting. Wednesday, October 4th2:30 PM – 7:00 PMEmbassy Suites – Tampa Convention CenterTampa, FL For more information, click here: … Continue reading

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CRIMSON TRACE HAS SOME FREE AMMO FOR YOU

Buy a Crimson Trace® Laser Sight or Tactical Light between October 1, 2017 and October 31, 2017, and get a FREE box of Hornady® Critical Defense® ammunition in your choice of .38 Special, .380 ACP, 9mm Luger, .40 S&W, or … Continue reading

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NSSF, Project ChildSafe Remind Gun Owners to Practice Safe Firearms Storage, Help Save Lives

National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month provides opportunity to educate gun-owning community on importance of securely storing firearms to help prevent access by at-risk individuals NEWTOWN, Conn. — In recognition of National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month, the National Shooting Sports Foundation® … Continue reading

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EuroOptics Ltd. Nightforce Optics Extravaganza–Pre-Order Yours Today

  PRE-ORDER New Nightforce Items NOW! Nightforce Optics is proud to announce several new and exciting scopes and reticles – the addition of the long-awaited Mil-C reticle, the new simple-and-powerful Forceplex hunting reticle, and the competition SR-2 reticle. We expect … Continue reading

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Vertx® Launches 5 Days of Thanks Campaign 2017

Philanthropic campaign aims to support military and public safety organizations during the holiday season Vertx®, a leader in low-profile apparel and gear for the Prepared Professional, announces the return of its 5 Days of Thanks campaign. The campaign aims to … Continue reading

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Steyr Arms Announces Fall/Winter 2017 Consumer Rebate

Fall/Winter 2017 Consumer Rebate We’re announcing our biggest Consumer Rebate ever: Steyr Arms and Merkel USA are proud to offer rebates up to $1000 on select products October 1st through December 31st, 2017! See all rebate offers listed below or click here for details. Featured … Continue reading

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WE PRAY FOR LAS VEGAS, ITS VICTIMS AND SURVIVORS

On the final night of a country music concert in Las Vegas, at approximately 10:10 PM PST, a lone gunman opened fire, from the 32 floor of the Mandalay Bay Resort, on the crowd below. Investigators have reported that the … Continue reading

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Muzzle Velocity and Standard Deviation

We got an interesting question from a reader wanting to know how to compensate for standard deviation of his muzzle velocity. His question points to a broader misunderstanding about descriptive statistics. So, we’d like to help out. When we talk … Continue reading

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SIG SAUER ACADEMY ON NATURAL POINT OF AIM

SIG SAUER Academy instructors Eric Palmer and Jon Carlson. demonstrated establishing a natural point of aim for improved muzzle control and accuracy.

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Ballard Subsidiary Protonex’ Power Manager Product Receives Go-Ahead For Full Rate Production By U.S. Army

VANCOUVER, CANADA and SOUTHBOROUGH, MA, USA – Ballard Power Systems (NASDAQ: BLDP; TSX: BLDP) and the Company’s wholly owned subsidiary – Protonex Technology Corporation (“Protonex”) – today announced that the U.S. Army Program Executive Office Soldier (PEO-Soldier) has received signature … Continue reading

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Crimson Trace Offers FREE Ammunition

(Wilsonville, OR)—When purchasing a firearm and an accompanying Crimson Trace® laser sight or light source, the next question many buyers face is: “What about ammunition?” Crimson Trace offers an easy answer—a FREE box of Hornady® Critical Defense® ammunition. This FREE … Continue reading

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G-Code Holsters Now Has KIT for Your Glock Gen 5

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The BUFF FW17 Collection

Santa Rosa, CA (September 27, 2017) – Autumn and winter aren’t far away. If you’re a hunter or an angler, this is your season! With cooling temps prompting game and fish to get increasingly active, hunters and anglers do the … Continue reading

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GoPro Unveils the HERO6 Camera

All of you GoPro fans be sure to put the HERO6 on your Christmas wish list. GoPro’s latest offering  comes with the high performance GP1 processor, which makes this camera faster than any of its predecessors. The HERO6 is able … Continue reading

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OUR MESSAGE TO THE NFL AND ITS PLAYERS

  It’s Friday and time for our weekly shoot the shit. This is a time when we talk about anything that comes to mind. We allow you the reader to comment freely, whether you know anything about the subject or … Continue reading

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Grey Ghost Precision Announces 6.5 Creedmoor to Catalog of Precision Rifles

Lakewood, WA – Grey Ghost Precision, leading manufacturers of accurate, reliable, and attainable weapon systems, is excited to announce a new caliber to their series of rifles— the increasingly popular 6.5mm Creedmoor, or to their family and friends, “The Grim.” … Continue reading

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JM4 Tactical To Give Away a Glock 19 Gen 5 For Christmas

Abilene, Texas — Leather gun holster company, JM4 Tactical, is thrilled to announce their second annual pistol and holster giveaway valued at $595. The giveaway is open to past and future customers who can creatively show off their personal QCC … Continue reading

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Tactical Tailor Tuesday Sale

Every Tuesday, Tactical Tailor offers its local customers the opportunity to avail themselves of outstanding products at a great price.  This is a sampling of what’s in the works through 7 November. Take advantage of these great events. Check out … Continue reading

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GLOCK Asia Pacific Wins Armed Forces of the Philippines Solicitation

SMYRNA, GA. – Sep 25, 2017 After extensive testing the Department of National Defense of the Republic of the Philippines has declared the GLOCK 17 Gen4 as the winner of its solicitations to buy new service pistols for the Armed … Continue reading

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SIG SAUER ISSUES A RECALL NOTICE COVERING SOME OF ITS RIFLES

SIG SAUER, Inc. has determined that a limited number of rifles in the SIG716 DMR®, SIG516® Carbon Fiber and SIGM400® Predator models are subject to a Safety Warning and Recall Notice. Some models were built with a two-stage SIG SAUER … Continue reading

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MantisX App Updates Now Available

 A quick heads up on some recent MantisX app updates that will impact your training:1) Drills.  Move up the ladder of proficiency.  2) Shot timer.  For shot splits > 0.25 seconds.3) Data portability.  Log into the app and your data … Continue reading

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Jake Hoback Knives and PROOF Research Team Up on Limited-Edition PROOF of Life Axe

Priest River, ID (September 2017) Jake Hoback Knives and PROOF Research are pleased to announce the release of a collaborative project, the limited edition PROOF of Life Axe. Jake Hoback started making knives in 1990 in his backyard, pounding them … Continue reading

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Brownells Warehouse Sale Extravaganza

Be there or be square! ADDRESS: 3006 Brownells Parkway  Grinnell, Iowa 50112  Exit 182 – Iowa Interstate 80 CONTACT US: Phone: 641-236-0001

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Women In Defense National Conference

ARLINGTON, VA – Air Force Gen. Lori Robinson, commander of NORTHCOM and NORAD, and Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson will deliver keynote addresses at the 2017 Women In Defense National Conference. Register now <http://www.mmsend64.com/link.cfm?r=7qoTiTO9R64xhbnDyHf3tw~~&pe=z8uhIfZpiIbFrCrhxXbDevd-lUgXoTL5Wb_OvmHs9icZmFEGNRPRRVtBtL1i4wJEaLIbvcrOoZTCpsVOrhubIw~~&gt; to hear these two … Continue reading

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FLIR’s HUGE SALE

   

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Zenith Firearms Eliminates Product Lines to Support Roller-delayed Blowback-centric Business Model

  ONGOING INVESTMENT IN ROLLER-DELAYED BLOWBACK FIREARMS AND ACCESSORIES MANUFACTURING CAPABILITY Afton, VA: Zenith Firearms has eliminated three product lines to make way for a heightened and exclusive focus on its signature roller-delayed blowback firearms. This move is the logical … Continue reading

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WHERE DO I START?

This is our first shoot the shit topic in three weeks but what a three weeks it has been! There are millions of people suffering in the States of Texas and Florida; you can expand that to Puerto Rico and … Continue reading

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DNA Labs International’s Senior DNA Analysts to Lead Two Presentations at International Symposium of Human Identification (ISHI)

DNA Labs International’s quality assurance manager, Rachel Oefelein, and senior DNA analyst, Cristina Rentas, to each lead separate presentations at ISHI, held in Seattle, Washington,Oct. 2 – 5, 2017. Deerfield Beach, FL (September 2017) – DNA Labs International, a private … Continue reading

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Aguila Ammunition Enters the .300 AAC Blackout Space

CONROE, TEXAS – September 19th, 2017 – Texas Armament & Technology (TxAT) and Aguila Ammunition are pleased to be adding a .300 AAC Blackout round to their product offerings. The high performance, compact round was originally developed by Advanced Armament … Continue reading

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