Category Archives: Alerts

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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Daniel Defense Suspends Operations Due to Hurricane Irma

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ADAMS ARMS HURRICANE ANNOUNCEMENT

For the safety of our employees, Adams Arms will be closing at 12 PM Friday 09/08. The office is expected to re-open Tuesday 09/12 unless weather permits. If that’s the case, we will notify everyone of when we will be … Continue reading

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Massachusetts Suppressor Legalization Hearing

  On Tuesday, July 18th at 1:00 PM in Room A-1, the Massachusetts Joint Committee on the Judiciary will hear two bills which seek to legalize suppressor ownership in Massachusetts. H. 763, sponsored by Rep. Josh Cutler (D – Plymouth), … Continue reading

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Pete Brownell Elected President of the National Rifle Association

GRINNELL, Iowa (May 3, 2017) – Pete Brownell of Montezuma, Iowa, was elected by the National Rifle Association Board of Directors as President May 1, 2017, following the 146th NRA Annual Meetings and Exhibits in Atlanta. An NRA Life Member … Continue reading

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ATF Releases 2016 Summary of Firearms Reported Lost and Stolen from FFLs

  WASHINGTON – The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF), the federal agency responsible for investigating instances where firearms are lost or stolen from federal firearms licensees (FFL), is releasing its Calendar Year (CY) 2016 FFL Thefts/Loss Report, … Continue reading

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BROWNELLS SUPPORTS H.R. 367 The Hearing Protection Act

Americans won a great victory in the battle to restore and retain our Second Amendment rights for generations to come in the 2016 election.With a pro-gun administration in the White House, and supportive majorities in both the House and Senate, … Continue reading

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Kalashnikov Group Privatization Approved by Management Board of Rostec State Corporation

Moscow, February 7th, 2017 – The sale of the Kalashnikov Group shares to Andrey Bokarev and Alexey Krivoruchko was put forward to the consideration of the Supervisory Board with the approval of the Management Board of the State Corporation Rostec. … Continue reading

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NSSF Backs President’s Selection of Gorsuch 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 Neil Gorsuch of the U.S. Court of Appeals … Continue reading

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Kalashnikov USA Files Countersuit Against Finish First Tactical, LLC

Filed in Broward County, Florida at the end of 2016 in response to a lawsuit Finish First Tactical filed against Kalashnikov USA and Premax Manufacturing, Kalashnikov USA seeks compensation for breach of contract and non-disclosure agreement by Finish First Tactical. … Continue reading

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SIG SAUER – MCX Mandatory Carriage Assembly Replacement Program

SIG SAUER is conducting a mandatory replacement of the carriage assembly in SIG MCX rifles. SIG has found through extensive factory testing that in extremely rare instances, not reported in the field and extremely difficult to replicate, a condition may … Continue reading

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Heckler & Koch To Stop Selling To Non-NATO Countries

  Reuters Report by Maria Sheahan German arms manufacturer Heckler & Koch will no longer sign contracts to supply countries outside of NATO’s influence because it has become too difficult to obtain government approval for such deals, news agency DPA … Continue reading

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THANK YOU ALL!

It’s not just President Elect Donald Trump thanking you, we also thank you for your support throughout this difficult election cycle. We thank all of our readers for their support and encouragement. We especially thank the many industry leaders who … Continue reading

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A VERY POWERFUL MESSAGE FROM OUR FRIENDS AT DANIEL DEFENSE

  Dear Second Amendment Supporters, On November 8th, we all have some difficult decisions to make. The country is very much divided on which candidates best represent our values and beliefs…on which candidates will lead us into a bright and … Continue reading

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RIA FREEDOM CHALLENGE : DONATE TO SUPPORT NRA-ILA

SilencerCo strongly believes in the power of advocacy and the combined efforts of all who support the 2nd Amendment.  As part of our most recent and most vital advocacy efforts, we are proud to participate in the Rock Island Auction … Continue reading

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UPGRADED MODEL F REPLACEMENT PISTOL AVAILABILITY

Caracal USA announced the availability of Model F recall replacement pistols in the United States. Delivery of the Model F replacement pistol will be dedicated to those customers affected by the 2013 product recall. The Caracal Model F has been … Continue reading

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IWI US Going Full-Auto (and Semi) at Third Annual Texas Firearms Festival

Test out the full arsenal of IWI firearms, including the Negev belt-fed machine gun, Galil, TAVOR X95, TAVOR SAR, UZI Pro and Jericho pistol at Best of the West Shooting Range in Liberty Hill, Texas, Oct. 15-16. IWI Negev NG7 … Continue reading

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SILENCERCO ONE ON ONE : DONALD TRUMP JR.

SilencerCo’s CEO Joshua Waldron recently had the opportunity to meet with a prominent public figure of the 2016 presidential race: Donald Trump Jr.He sat down with Mr. Trump to discuss issues that hit close to home for all of us … Continue reading

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Federal Judge Orders Parties In A Class Action To Remind Owners Of Certain Remington Firearms That A Settlement Has Been Reached

REMINDER TO REMINGTON RIFLE OWNERS A Settlement Has Been Proposed in an Economic Loss Lawsuit that Alleges Safety Defects You may be eligible to have your firearm retrofitted or receive other benefits Recently, a federal judge ordered the parties in … Continue reading

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What to Do with Ammunition Affected by Flood Waters

NSSF and SAAMI Recommend Not Attempting to Salvage or Use Submerged Ammunition NEWTOWN, Conn. – Firearms owners who have seen their stored ammunition submerged by flood waters in areas across the U.S. are probably wondering if that ammunition can be … Continue reading

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TRAIL CAMERAS BEING USED AS IMPROVISED EXPLOSIVE DEVICES

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Paris Drone Festival 4 Sep 2016

The Champs Elysees will be abuzz Sunday when the fast growing sport of FPV (first person view) drone racing descends on the most famous avenue in the world. And what better place to showcase the technology that’s transforming this from … Continue reading

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JOB OPPORTUNITY FOR APPLICANTS WITH K9 HANDLEING EXPERIENCE

  IMMEDIATE JOB OPPORTUNITY Tripwire Operations Group are currently seeking highly motivated and skilled K9 handlers and/or K9 teams (handler & dog). Must be a US citizen Must be a Graduate of a recognized working dog school Minimum 3 years … Continue reading

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SilencerCo Hosts U.S. Republican Senator for Utah

U.S. Republican Senator for Utah, Orrin Hatch, Speaks to SilencerCo Employees About the Second Amendment and the Upcoming Presidential Election WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah – August 10, 2016 – SilencerCo LLC, the industry leader in silencers, is honored to have … Continue reading

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Smith & Wesson to Acquire Crimson Trace Corporation

SPRINGFIELD, Mass., July 25, 2016 — Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation (NASDAQ Global Select: SWHC), a leading manufacturer of firearms and a provider of quality accessory products for the shooting, hunting, and rugged outdoor enthusiast, today announced that it has … Continue reading

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ATF 41F IS NOW IN EFFECT

Just a quick post to remind readers with NFA requirements that ATF 41F went into effect on 13 July 2016. ATF 41F  is of importance to NFA Trust applicants but it also changes CLEO signoff to CLEO notification, which is … Continue reading

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THE GREAT AR-15 GUN VIOLENCE MYTH

The table below is the FBI’s Expanded Homicide Data Table 8. It details the number of homicides year over year by weapon type and covers a period from 2009 to 2013 inclusive. You’ll notice that homicides have been on the … Continue reading

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