Category Archives: Alerts

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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HARRIS PUBLICATIONS IS DISCONTINUING OPERATIONS

We got word from our colleagues in New York that Harris Publications is discontinuing operations citing the deleterious effect digital media has had on the printed press. The 39 year old publication was clearly, in all of our minds, the … Continue reading

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HOWARD STERN SCHOOLS LIBERAL PRODUCER ON 2ND AMENDMENT

This is a great video! Classic Howard Stern at his best…  ROFL!

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Dana Loesch Hands Off My Gun: Defeating the Plot to Disarm America Book Signing

Dana Loesch is an American conservative talk radio host, television host at TheBlaze and author of “Hands Off My Gun: Defeating the Plot to Disarm America.” Dana is one of America’s self-made women and ardent proponent of 2nd Amendment rights. … Continue reading

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THE CITY OF SAN DIEGO WANTS TO REMOVE REFERENCE TO THE “FOUNDING FATHERS” IN LOCAL GOVERNMENT LANGUAGE …

TGIF, we’ve made it through another week and it’s time for our weekly shoo-the-shit. This is an event when you the reader can make any unsupported comment, insult anyone you wish, use profanity or change the subject altogether. So, here … Continue reading

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Arrest Made in Revision-Aided Sting Operation Against Chinese Counterfeit Ballistic Eyewear

Above: Guangzhou Botai U.S. representative and co-owner,Daniel Gong, being taken into custody on the showroom floor at the SIA Snow Show in Denver, CO. Denver, Colorado (February 1, 2016) –  Revision Military, a world leader in protective eyewear solutions, aided … Continue reading

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MAGPUL READIES THE UBR 2.0

Magpul Industries announced a redesigned version of its highly successful UBR stock. The new stock will enter the market as the UBR 2, at a lower weight and 25% lower price. The company is targeting the tail end of 2016 … Continue reading

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A New Year’s Message

We hope everyone had a super Holiday Season, we’re delighted to see you back safe and sound. 2015 has been a challenging year across many fronts but Americans have the strength and backbone to meet challenges head on. 2016 is … Continue reading

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NOTICE TO DRONE OWNERS

A number of our readers may operate drones as a tool while conducting training, videography or both. It’s important that you understand and comply with FAA rules and regulation. There are a number of regulations in place. First you can … Continue reading

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New Stabbings In Israel Are Forcing Its Government To Rethink Strict Gun Control

Israeli citizens were subjected to 4 more stabbing incidents today bringing the overall total since last Wednesday to 21; prompting the Israeli Government to rethink gun control.

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HONK IF YOU ARE TIRED OF THE DEBATE HOOPLA

We promise to limit political posts to as few as possible, but the upcoming 2016 election has enormous implications for us all, and we are tired of the debate hoopla. Having CNN and FOX, or any network for that matter, … Continue reading

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The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. H.R. 3590 Protection of Second Amendment Rights

Recently, we were made aware that some physicians, in the State of Florida, are asking patients to disclose whether they had a firearm at home. Image redacted to protect patient privacy This prompted a research effort on our part to … Continue reading

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Office of Personnel Management Hack Worse Than Originally Thought

The recent hack of the Office of Personnel Management is far worse than originally thought. Many of our readers have a credible risk of exposure and unfortunately the picture is worse than initially reported. OPM officials have recently updated their … Continue reading

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IWI US Announces New Commercial Sales Representative

  Harrisburg, Pa. (August 2015) – IWI US, Inc., a subsidiary of Israel Weapon Industries (IWI) Ltd., announces the addition of former law officer, Rebecca McCoy, to the position of commercial sales representative for IWI US. McCoy, a police academy … Continue reading

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Silencerco’s Service Proven Equipment, (SPEQ) Program

SilencerCo’s SPEQ program is the company’s way of saying thanks to our men and women in uniform. Short for Service Proven Equipment, the SPEQ program offers a substantial discount on SilencerCo products to current and retired military, law enforcement, and … Continue reading

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Benchmade Knife Company Annoucement

  (Oregon City, OR) Benchmade Knife Company, manufacturer of premium sports cutlery for more than two decades, is pleased to announce the promotion of Jon de Asis to the role of Senior Director of Operations. In this new position, Jon … Continue reading

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Free Aimpoint® Micro T-1 With Purchase of Eligible LWRCI™ Rifles

Chantilly, VA – July 28, 2015 – Aimpoint, has partnered with LWRC International to offer consumers an outstanding value-with-purchase opportunity.  Through August 31, 2015, consumers purchasing a new rifle from an authorized LWRCI dealer will receive an Aimpoint Micro T-1 … Continue reading

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