Category Archives: Gear

GARMIN INTRODUCES VIRB 360 ACTION CAMERA

VIRB 360® is a compact, waterproof¹, easy-to-use camera that captures fully spherical 360-degree video in up to 5.7K resolution at 30fps. It is the first 360 camera to offer 4K spherical stabilization² with 1 click. Features:   Resolution up to … Continue reading

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Mossberg Gear Announces its New Shotgun Bandolier and Shotgun Belt

The Mossberg® Gear Shotgun Belt and Shotgun Bandolier keep your shells within reach for fast reloads. Nampa, Idaho (May 2017) – Mossberg® Gear, a creator of top-quality licensed outdoor products that mirror Mossberg’s tradition of design innovation, performance and reliability, … Continue reading

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SUREFIRE MASTERFIRE™ Rapid Deploy Holster

  The MASTERFIRE™Rapid Deploy Holster is now available from Surefire. The holster is compatible with Surefire’s  XH15, X300UH-B and X400UH-A lights. M.S.R.P. $165.39

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Barrett Communications Launches New Website

  Perth, Western Australia, 15 May 2017 – Barrett Communications are inviting visitors to explore its new website. The new website has been designed to provide a user-friendly experience with improved navigation and functionality throughout, allowing customers to access detailed … Continue reading

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Comp-Tac Race Gun Holster Rig …

Houston, TX, May 2017, Comp-Tac Victory Gear’s International holster is designed for competition, and also works for defensive carry, thanks to several fast mover features that fit the majority of competition and self-defense handguns. Think of the International as the … Continue reading

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Extrema Ratio Introduces the SCOUT & SCOUT 2

  TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS SCOUT 2 Weight g.: 145 Weight oz.: 5,11 Blade Length (mm): 118 Blade Length (in): 4,64 Total Length (mm): 232 Total Length (in): 9,13 Blade Thickness (mm): 5 Blade Thickness (in): 0,19 Blade Material: ACCIAIO BöHLER N690 … Continue reading

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MasterFire Holster Coming May 11th

LEVEL 3 RETENTION SECURES PISTOL WITH PRIMARY AND SECONDARY LOCKING SYSTEMS HOLSTER INDEXES OFF WEAPONLIGHTS ALLOWING MOST ANY PISTOL, SUPPRESSOR, AND RED DOT SIGHT COMPATABILITY UTILIZE ON/OFF SWITCH TO ENABLE AUTO-ACTIVATION OF WEAPONLIGHT UPON DRAW OF PISTOL HOLSTER POSITIONED AT … Continue reading

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G-Code OSL Holster Now Available for Glock 17, Glock 19 and Glock 34 with the Streamlight TLR-1

G-Code  introduce the OSL (Operational Series-Light) holster. The OSL gives the shooter the ability to carry their weapon and light in a single piece, precision formed, level one holster. The OSL is available in Standard or RTI configuration and will … Continue reading

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Spyderco MANIX 2 GRAY MAXAMET

It’s rare to encounter a folding knife that fills the role of a tactical folder and EDC equally well; however, since its introduction the Manix folders have done just that. In 2017, the Manix 2 MAXAMET raises the performance bar … Continue reading

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SureFire MasterFire Holster Coming Soon!

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USMC Marine Common Handheld (MCH) Program On Track To Have Devices in the Field By 2019

The MAGTF Common Handheld program will allow Marines to securely use modern handheld communications devices like tablets and smartphones in tactical environments to make more informed decisions on the go. Marine Corps Systems Command partnered with the National Security Agency’s … Continue reading

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Sneak Peek: Spyderco MANIX™ 2 GRAY MAXAMET

Spyderco never ceases to amaze me with their innovation and commitment to quality. The company introduced in 2017 a version of the Maxim 2 designed with a blade crafted from Carpenter® steel’s Micro-Melt® Maxamet® alloy. The Maxamet alloy gives this … Continue reading

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Chromatra Introduces Existing NVGs to a World of Color at Border Security Expo 2017

Chromatra, innovators in night vision technologies, will be showing the ColorTAC CVA-14 Color Night Vision Adaptor at booth 741 during the 11th annual Border Security Expo in San Antonio, Texas Beverly, Mass. (April 2017)– Chromatra, LLC, the innovator behind the … Continue reading

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Bawidamann HUGINN PRE-ORDER

The Bawidamann boys have been working on a new limited edition blade. They describe it as  Stabby, 90 degree, inline tip, offhand appendix carry sewing machine defensive dagger. Whew that was a mouthful.Ben will be doing a special limited piece … Continue reading

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Fobus Holster Fits the New Smith and Wesson M&P, M2.0

  Bensalem, Pa. (March 2017) – Fobus Holster expands its SWMP holster to fit the new Smith and Wesson M&P, M2.0 in 9MM, .40 and .45 calibers. It is available in paddle, belt and roto styles. The Fobus SWMP, a … Continue reading

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MOHOC HELMET CAM HAVE A NEW FIRMWARE UPGRADE

  Updates for both cameras are now available to improve performance and unlock new App features like customizing your WiFi name and password. Firmware is specifically designed for the MOHOC® and MOHOC® IR, so be sure to download the correct … Continue reading

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White River’s NEW Limited Run 7-Inch Survival Knife

River Knife & Tool, Coopersville, MI, March 2017–White River Knives and its Michigan manufacturing facility enjoys a well-deserved reputation for turning out near-custom knives at production prices. This family of knife makers uses only 100 percent American-made materials and labor … 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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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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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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HOGUE KNIVES ANNOUNCES FOUR INCH AUTOMATICS

  Hogue Knives announced the addition of four inch automatic knives to their popular line of American-made folding knives. The new autos are spring-loaded four inch versions of Hogue’s popular EX-01 and EX-04 tactical folding knives. “We’ve worked hard to … Continue reading

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FREELAND : 005 SCHENK KNIVES

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A Look At Six Spyderco Folders For 2017

Spyderco one of the most highly regarded knife makers in the world was founded by Sal Glesser. The first product Spyderco produced was the Portable Hand in 1976, this “spider-shaped device”, which gave the company its name, was a series … Continue reading

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Kinetic Concealment Has Been Awarded a Multi-Layered Firearms Holster Patent

Kinetic Concealment, known as the originators of the neoprene-backed hybrid holster is proud to announce their recent acquisition of a US Utility Patent for their multi-layered hybrid holster.The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has granted Kinetic Concealment Inc. U.S. Patent … Continue reading

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Gear Review: Blackhawk’s Omnivore Multi-Platform Holster

I had the opportunity to review Blackhawk’s latest addition to their tactical line of holsters. The Omnivore is a multi-platform design for railed  pistols in two varieties, light bearing and non light bearing Read my review…

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HOMEFRONT BY KEN ONION WITH FIELDSTRIP TECHNOLOGY

Kaneohe, HI is one of my favorite spots on the planet and it’s also home to one of the best knife designers in the U.S. Mr. Ken Onion. Ken’s designs are imaginative, practical and very functional; however, this year he … Continue reading

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BLACKHAWK OMNIVORE HOLSTER

One of several things that I wanted to take a closer look at, while at Shot Show 2017, was Blackhawk’s Omnivore holster. Shooters with weapon mounted lights face two very real challenges; finding a quality competent holster for their preferred … Continue reading

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SILYNX CLARUS PRO HEADSET

I wear the 3M Peltor TEP 100 digital ear plug, they work extremely well and don’t get in the way of establishing a consistent cheek weld. Where they fall short is in their inability to interface with a mobile phone … Continue reading

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BLACKHAWK! Omnivore Holster Now Available

Overland Park, KS – January 10, 2017 – Multiple holsters for multiple handguns is no longer an issue. The BLACKHAWK! Omnivore is a multi-fit holster that accommodates more than 150 styles of semi-automatic handguns with an accessory rail. The active … Continue reading

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CASIO INTRODUCES THE PRO TREK GPS MAP WATCH

Casio Introduced its new outdoor adventure watch, the Pro Trek Smart WSD-F20. The watch supports a number of GPS satellite networks and features downloadable maps. Users can locate their position or record their track with the ability to make notes … Continue reading

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Mike Noell, Founder and CEO of BLACKHAWK! Forms SENTRY Products Group

Virginia Beach, Va. (December 21, 2016) – When you take four executives from an industry leader like BLACKHAWK! and give them a blank page, you can expect product advancement and rapid growth. Mike Noell, a former U.S. Navy SEAL and … Continue reading

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Mission First Tactical (MFT) Holster Line Makes Debut at SHOT Show 2017

Developed by an MFT team of law enforcement, military and civilian end users, the new holster line offers an optimal fit, finish and performance. Horsham, Pa. (December 2016) – Mission First Tactical (MFT), innovators and leaders in the design of … Continue reading

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Extrema Ratio New BF0 CD Folder

The new Extrema Ratio BF0 is the smallest among the Basic folders. The handle material, technopolymer, makes the BF0 light and tough. Extreme reinforces the handle with a steel internal frame. The BF0 also features a liner lock system for … Continue reading

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L3 Will Supply Australian Defence Forces Modernization Technology Including Night Vision Systems

  L-3 Communications announced on 14 Nov 2016 that it has been awarded a contract totaling $208 million by the Australian Defence Force (ADF), under the LAND 53 Phase 1BR program, to deliver soldier modernization technology, including specialized night vision … Continue reading

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HSGI RANGE DAY PISTOL CASE

The folks at HSGI have a great gift giving  idea for your Holiday Season shopping. The Range Day Pistol Case is perfect for a day on the range or any portable storage needs. Constructed of 500D Cordura®, the internal Velcro® … Continue reading

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EXTREMA RATIO’S NEW WAKI BLACK

WAKI comes from the well known Japanese Wakizashi swords; Samurai carried them, reserving the katana for use in battle. Extrema’s version of the WAKI is made from Boehler N690 steel and hardened at 58HRC. The handle is in forprene. The … Continue reading

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12 Survivors Hand Pump Water Purifier

(MANSFIELD, TEXAS) – When disaster strikes or adventure calls the 12 Survivors Hand Pump Water Purifier (TS76003) stands ready to filter dirty water to refreshing, potable drinking water. An essential piece of any prepper, survivalist or outdoor enthusiasts’ pack, the … Continue reading

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White River NEW Survival Knife Line for 2017

White River Knife & Tool–www.whiteriverknives.com Earlier this year White River Knives debuted their NEW Survival Knife line releasing prototypes to actual survival experts and a very limited few to the general public for use and abuse feedback. Their recommendations are … Continue reading

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Sightmark Introduces The Sightmark Solitude 10x42LRF Binoculars

The Sightmark Solitude 10x42LRF Laser Range Finding Binocular features integrated laser range finding capabilities to provide users with a distinct advantage. Delivering precision accuracy up to 1,200 yards, these binoculars feature simplistic two button operation and a clear LCD display … Continue reading

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MIL SISTEMIKA Integrates Thermoteknix’s TiCAM 1000 LRF Target Locator With Its PERSONAL EYE SYSTEM (PES)

The TiCAM 1000 LRF Target Locator from Thermoteknix is a versatile target acquisition and observation sensor for day and night-time use. The device has a direct-view optical channel for daytime use, a MicroCAM high resolution uncooled thermal imager, laser range … Continue reading

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