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At Milipol Paris 2017 FN Herstal, the world’s leading designer and manufacturer of small arms, unveiled an addition to the FN SCAR® family: The FN SCAR®-SC subcompact carbine. SCAR rifles are currently in use within the SOF community and have … Continue reading

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Mission First Tactical (MFT) Produces 15-rd MFT Mags To Meet CO and NJ Gun Laws

Horsham, Pa. (November 2016) – Mission First Tactical (MFT), innovators and leaders in the design of advanced arms accessories, is now making available their bestselling 30-round MFT Polymer Magazine in a 15-round restricted capacity to comply with Colorado and New … Continue reading

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Arsenal Inc. Is Releasing A Very Limited Quantity Of The SA RPK 5S

Arsenal Inc. is releasing an extremely limited quantity of the SARPK 5S. The collectors’ rifle has not been available for several years. SA RPK-5 S (Ban Style) is US made, 5.56, milled receiver, RPK heavy barrel, 14mm muzzle threads, pinned … Continue reading

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Although not new for 2015 Colt’s Sub Compact Weapon (SCW) remains an exciting system for me. The SCW is built on Colt’s patented monolithic upper receiver  that features a Colt’s collapsible folding buttstock. This is an arrangement that provides the … Continue reading

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Steyr’s New STM556

By: Sal Palma It appears Steyr Mannlicher has made a conscious course change; abandoning the bullpup track with its new STM556 carbine. I can’t say that I blame them given the irrational phobia surrounding bullpup architectures, like the very fine Israeli … Continue reading

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M855A1 Enhanced Performance Round (EPR)

M855A1 began to be issued on or about June 2010 to troops in Afghanistan. It will replace the M855 green tip as the standard issue round for the M4 and M16 carbines and rifles.

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