Category Archives: Alerts

NSSF Statement on Connecticut Supreme Court Ruling in Soto v. Bushmaster

NEWTOWN, Conn. — The Connecticut Supreme Court today reversed (4-3) a state Superior Court ruling and decided in Soto v. Bushmaster that the case can go forward based on the plaintiffs’ allegation that the defendants marketing and advertising of a … Continue reading

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Guns arrive; Zenith begins fulfilling back orders

March 12, 2019 Afton, VA: Zenith Firearms opened its doors late Monday night to welcome its first large shipment of MKE guns in more than a year. The quantity received equips Zenith to satisfy nearly half of its current back … Continue reading

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PRODUCT WARNING AND RECALL NOTICE WINCHESTER® 38 Special 130 Grain Full Metal Jacket

Olin Winchester, LLC (“Winchester”) is recalling three (3) lots of 38 Special 130 Grain Full Metal Jacket centerfire ammunition. Symbol: USA38SPVP Lot Numbers: KF21, KL30 and KM52 Winchester has determined the above lots of 38 Special ammunition may contain incorrect … Continue reading

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New Study: 17.25 million concealed handgun permits, biggest increases for women and minorities

  The CPRC has just issued our newest annual report on the number of concealed handgun permits in the US.  A copy of the report is available for download here.  Some updated numbers are shown at the bottom of this … Continue reading

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Gun Safe Accessory Company Banned from Facebook Advertising

Bloomington, IL – February 7, 2019 – Gun Storage Solutions, manufacturer of gun safe accessories, has been shut down from advertising on Facebook. Gun Storage Solutions manufactures products that aid in the safe storage of firearms within a gun safe. … Continue reading

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New Mailing Address For NFA Forms

As of February 1, 2019, the mailing address for NFA forms and applications has changed from Atlanta, Georgia to Portland, Oregon. The new address for Form 1 & 4 submissions is: National Firearms Act Division (ATF Form 1 and Form … Continue reading

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Knife Rights Supporter R. Lee "The Gunny" Ermey Buried with Honors at Arlington National Cemetery

On Friday, longtime Knife Rights Supporter R. Lee “The Gunny” Ermey was buried with full military honors at Arlington National Cemetery. This was the final step in his journey since his passing back in April of last year. The Gunny … Continue reading

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American Outdoor Brands Corp. Acquires LaserLyte

Asset Acquisition Adds Established Laser Training and Sighting Brand to Company’s Electro-Optics Platform SPRINGFIELD, Mass., January 12, 2018 — American Outdoor Brands Corporation (NASDAQ Global Select: AOBC), one of the world’s leading providers of firearms and quality products for the … Continue reading

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Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF)- What You Need to Know About the Final Bump Stock Rule

On December 18, 2018, Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker announced that the Department of Justice has amended the regulations of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF), clarifying that bump stocks fall within the definition of “machinegun” under … Continue reading

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Effective Immediately: Discontinuance of Accessory Classifications

    Effective Immediately: Discontinuance of Accessory Classifications 12/10/2018 The Firearms Technology Industry Services Branch (FTISB) classifies firearms as defined by the Gun Control Act (GCA) and National Firearms Act (NFA) based on the configuration and the design features of … Continue reading

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Elbit Systems Completes the Acquisition of IMI Systems

Haifa, Israel, November 25, 2018 – Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ:ESLT and TASE: ESLT) (“Elbit Systems”) announced today that it completed the acquisition of IMI Systems Ltd. (“IMI”) for a purchase price of approximately $495 million (NIS 1.8 billion), with an … Continue reading

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RUAG and Elbit Systems Sign MOU to Form a Joint Venture in Switzerland

RUAG and Elbit Systems announced today that they have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to form a Joint Venture Company (JVC). The two companies will establish this entity in Switzerland, under a joint team comprised of professionals from both … Continue reading

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American Outdoor Brands Corporation Joins Board of Regents of the American Knife & Tool Institute

Outdoor lifestyle products company joins other industry leaders on board of knife community’s premier advocacy organization Brian Murphy, President, Outdoor Products & Accessories Division  Cody, WY (November 15, 2018) – The American Knife & Tool Institute (AKTI) has announced the … Continue reading

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Tomorrow is Election Day so Get To The Polls and VOTE!

We need citizen soldiers to stand up and vote! America is at war against: Leftist ideology Mediocre socialized medicine Illegal immigration Undermining of the 2nd Amendment Human and drug trafficking Unfair trade partners A nuclear Korea and Iran Unemployment Poor … Continue reading

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MT2 Firing Range Services Receives Final Approval to do business on the General Services Administration, GSA Advantage.

  Arvada, CO, Oct 31, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) –  In awarding the contract, the federal government recognizes Metals Treatment Technologies, LLC (MT2) as a preferred vendor to state, local and federal government buyers. GSA Advantage! ® is the online shopping … Continue reading

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TASER Bolt Device is Being Retired as of October 17, 2018.

  The TASER Bolt has been a valued product line since 2002, and this end of life decision was made as part of our on-going product lifecycle management process. As TASER device technology continues to evolve, first generation products eventually … Continue reading

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Hurricane Recovery Update 9/19/18

  Good Morning Loyal Customers! Thank you for your patience and understanding as the High Speed Gear Facility was hit during the past week by hurricane Florence.The HSGI Operations team is up and running working to fulfill orders.The Sales and … Continue reading

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Hurricane Advisory from HIGH SPEED GEAR

  Just a quick High Speed Gear update.  Hurricane Florence is approaching the East Coast of the United States which is where the headquarters for High Speed Gear resides.  Currently we are on limited shut down and as the storm … Continue reading

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To Our Friends and Readers in NC, SC and VA Beach Batten Down the Hatches

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On Patrol – News for New Law Enforcement Professional

Volume I | August 2018 On Patrol is a monthly newsletter from Laura Burgess Marketing for Law Enforcement Professionals, focusing on companies, brands and products that keep our officers and public safety professionals safe in the line of duty. Your … Continue reading

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Shoot Like A Girl Launches New Website

  Shoot Like A Girl is proud to announce the launch of their brand new website! The redesigned site can still be found at shootlikeagirl.com and includes many new features! Visit Our New Website

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The 1st Annual Precision Rifle Expo Features Top Companies and Talent in Long-Range Precision Shooting Market

This unique precision rifle event, to be held Sept. 15 – 16, 2018, offers long-range enthusiasts an opportunity to meet, try and train with the main players in the precision shooting community. Blakely, Ga. (August 2018) – The 1st Annual … Continue reading

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IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN AN MST-100

    Did you miss your chance on the last run of the MST-100’s? With enough interest*, they might be making a come back! These optics run $3,100, with military, and dealer** pricing available. If you are interested and willing … Continue reading

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SHOPIFY BANS FIREARMS INDUSTRY

  Minden, NV, August 14, 2018– Reputable firearms manufacturer and industry innovator, Franklin Armory®, received word late Monday evening that their ecommerce provider, Shopify, will soon interrupt their lawful commerce of firearms and components due to a sudden change in … Continue reading

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NSSF Backs President’s Selection of Judge Brett Kavanaugh for Supreme Court

NEWTOWN, Conn. — The National Shooting Sports Foundation® (NSSF®), the trade association for the firearms, ammunition and related industries, tonight expressed its strong support for President Donald Trump’s nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh of the U.S. Court of Appeals for … Continue reading

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U.S. Army Contracting Command-New Jersey, on behalf of PM Soldier Weapons, intends to solicit, negotiate, and award a sole source contract to Sig Sauer

“The U.S. Army Contracting Command-New Jersey, on behalf of PM Soldier Weapons, intends to solicit, negotiate, and award a sole source contract to Sig Sauer pursuant to the authority of title 10 United States Code (U.S.C) Section 2304 ( c … Continue reading

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A MESSAGE FROM B&T Industries L.L.C.

ATTENTION: CAL Production We have had a series of challenges with the CAL bipod.  In part, as targets are being shot at increasingly longer distances, today’s end user expectations from a bipod are increasing. Rightfully so. As such, we’ve decided … Continue reading

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REMINGTON OUTDOOR COMPANY SUCCESSFULLY EMERGES FROM CHAPTER 11

Significantly Reduced Debt Load and Interest ExpenseContinued Focus on Revitalization Madison, NC – May 16, 2018 – Remington Outdoor Company (“Remington” or “the Company”), one of the world’s leading designers and manufacturers of firearms, ammunition, and related products, announced today … Continue reading

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Springfield Armory Severs Ties with Dick’s Sporting Goods

GENESEO, IL, (05/03/18) – Springfield Armory is severing ties with Dick’s Sporting Goods and its subsidiary, Field & Stream, in response to their hiring a group for anti-Second Amendment lobbying. This latest action follows Dick’s Sporting Goods’ decision to remove … Continue reading

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Vista Outdoor Announces Strategic Business Realignment Plan

FARMINGTON, Utah, May 1, 2018 – Vista Outdoor Inc. (NYSE: VSTO) today announced its strategic business transformation plan, designed to allow the company to focus resources on pursuing growth in its core product categories. The plan is a result of … Continue reading

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SLIDE FIRE WILL CLOSE ITS DOORS MAY 20th 2018

On Sunday, May 20, 2018 at midnight CDT, Slide Fire will cease taking orders for its products and shut down its website.  All orders placed by May 20th will be processed and shipped.  Limited inventory will be added to the … Continue reading

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YouTube’s New Policy Provides Cause for Concern

    You may see media coverage of the adoption by YouTube of a new firearms content policy that has the potential to affect our industry and your business.  YouTube’s announcement this week of a new firearms content policy is … Continue reading

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Help Marty Daniel Fix NICS

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PLEASE STOP BLOWING SMOKE AND LET’S FOCUS ON WHAT WILL REALLY HELP KEEP OUR SCHOOLS AND KIDS SAFE

The Parkland Shooting incident left the State of Florida and the nation in shock but It also confirmed that we find ourselves with a media and Democratic Party who manipulated and weaponized our school kids to attack the Second Amendment. … Continue reading

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Remington Reaches a Deal With Its Creditors That Allows It to Go Into Chapter 11 Reorganization

The Remington Arms Company, has reached a deal with its creditors that will allow the Company to continue operations during the bankruptcy procedure. The Company, who filled for Chapter 11 reorganization, will emerge fully recapitalized with a much lower debt … Continue reading

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Harry Collins Lt. (SS) USNR Joins Twobirds Flying Publications as Staff Writer

We are pleased to announce that Lt. Collins has joined our team as a staff writer. Lt. Collins served in Southeast Asia then joined the Submarine Force serving aboard the USS Ray SSN-653 as well as other Commands. I had … Continue reading

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CALIFORNIA GUN OWNERS PROP 63 DEADLINE IS APPROACHING–GET YOUR AMMUNITION NOW.

Proposition 63: Firearms. Ammunition Sales. “Safety for All Act of 2016” Sale and purchase of ammunition. Beginning on January 1, 2019, anyone who wishes to purchase ammunition in the state must first pass a background check and obtain authorization by … Continue reading

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HB 3458 Calls for Firing Pin Microstamping

    The Legal Brief, Adam Kraut discusses the recently introduced House Bill 3458 that would require microstamping technology to be added to new pistols!

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Our Letter To Jimmy Kimmel

  Dear Jimmy, The only reason I write today is because, unlike several of your counterparts, I believe you have a measurable I.Q. I share your shock and disappointment with the events of 1 October in Las Vegas. The loss … Continue reading

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What to Do with Firearms and Ammunition Affected by Flood Waters

NSSF and SAAMI Provide Guidance on Dealing with Submerged Guns and Ammunition NEWTOWN, Conn. — Firearms owners who have seen their guns and stored ammunition submerged by flood waters in storm-wracked areas are probably wondering if their firearms and ammunition … Continue reading

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