Tag Archives: 9mm

HECKLER & KOCH’S VP9-B JOINS THE FAMILY

Columbus, Georgia — Introducing the newest option on the most ergonomic striker fired handgun available, the VP9-B in 9mm. Retail priced at $719, the VP9-B offers a new US-style reversible push button and utilizes the same magazines as the other … Continue reading

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Walther Arms PPQ SC

I’ve often heard Walther’s PPQ SC described as a Glock 43 killer, but that comparison is an apple to oranges analysis. With the 2018 release of the PPQ SC, Walther packaged all of the outstanding PPQ features in a sub … Continue reading

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HOGUE® INC ANNOUNCES NEW OVERMOLDED® GRIPS AND MAGAZINE BASE PADS TO FIT KIMBER’S MICRO 9 PISTOLS

Henderson, NV – Hogue Incorporated is proud to announce the newest additions to their line of rubber OverMolded firearm grips. “We are very pleased to have added a grip for Kimber’s immensely popular Micro 9 to our catalog,” said grip … Continue reading

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The New CCP M2 Conceal Carry Pistol From Walther Arms

Walther made the CCP better with the introduction of the CCP M2 in August 2018. With no tools required, the CCP M2 retains the exceptional accuracy, ergonomics, trigger and recoil management of the original CCP. The CCP M2 is an … Continue reading

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CMC Triggers Launches its 9mm Pistol Caliber Carbine (PCC) Single Stage Trigger

Fort Worth, Texas: Due to the rise in popularity of Pistol Caliber Carbine (PCC) rifles and after careful research and development, CMC Triggers has launched their own PCC Trigger. The CMC AR-15 / AR-10 9mm PCC Single Stage Drop-in Trigger, … Continue reading

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Springfield Introduces the XD-S Mod 2 in 9mm

    XD-S MOD.2® 9MM W/ TRITIUM – XDSG9339BT Caliber 9mm MSRP $586 Barrel 3.3″ Hammer Forged Steel, Melonite® Sights Ameriglo Pro-Glo Tritium Front / Tactical Rack Rear Frame Black Polymer w/ Enhanced Grip Texture Slide Steel, Melonite® Recoil System … Continue reading

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WALTHER ARMS INTRODUCES THE CCP M2 !

Walther Arms has just introduced the CCP (Conceal Carry Pistol) M2 that I’ll be reviewing for readers in September. Tool-less  takedown and a continuation of the highly acclaimed CCP wrapped in that world famous Walther ergonomics. Shazam!

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Sneak Preview: Walther Arms PPS M2 RMSC

For 2018 Walther Arms introduced a 9mm subcompact pistol designated PPS M2, and along with that offering, the company included a limited quantity of the PPS M2 equipped with the British RMS Shield red dot sight. In doing so, Walther … Continue reading

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Winchester USA Forged Available in Two New Pack Sizes

EAST ALTON, Ill., May 8, 2018 – Winchester became the first United States manufacturer to introduce steel shellcase pistol ammunition in 2016 with its USA Forged™ line. USA Forged is made in the USA. In 2018, Winchester will offer USA … Continue reading

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SIG SAUER Introduces New SIG 365 Ammunition

Newington, N.H. (May 2, 2018) – SIG SAUER, Inc. introduces new, high-performance SIG 365 Elite Performance Ammunition in 115gr 9mm SIG V-Crown® and SIG FMJ loads. Designed for optimal performance in short barrel, concealed carry pistols, such as its namesake … Continue reading

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OUR TOP 5 PISTOL PICKS FROM SHOT SHOW 2018

At the top of my list is Glock’s 19X, which is visually attractive and comes with all of the right bells and whistles to make it an exceptional offering from Glock. The company has improved the grip texture, added a … Continue reading

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GLOCK SCUTTLEBUTT: BE ON THE LOOKOUT FOR A GLOCK 19X TO BE RELEASED 22 JAN 2018

It appears that Glock Inc. has leaked the planned release of a new pistol,  the G19X. So,  what exactly is the G19X? It’s been described as a crossover pistol composed of a Glock 19 slide riding on a Glock 17 … Continue reading

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Larry Vickers on the KALSHNIKOV KR-9M SMG

Larry Vickers of Vickers Tactical is a retired US Army 1st SFOD- Delta combat veteran with years of experience in the firearms industry as a combat marksmanship instructor and industry consultant. In recent years he has hosted tactical firearms related … Continue reading

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CREEDMOOR 9mm 124GR XTP +P

Enjoyed some range time with CREEDMOOR’s new 9mm defensive load the 124GR XTP +P. But, before coming to any conclusions note that this is not your garden variety defensive 9mm. The CREEDMOOR ammunition represents the first commercial introduction of a … Continue reading

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ANOTHER TRUE STORY

A customer asks for a 100 round box of Federal, brass cased, 115gr 9mm. The associate turns around and retrieves a box from the shelf; in the process, the employee accidentally drops the box, which was followed by a very … Continue reading

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SNEAK PREVIEW: CREEDMOOR 9mm 124GR XTP+P SHELL SHOCK CASE

I’ve got a couple of reviews coming your way in November as we roll into the Holiday Season. One that I’m really excited about is Creedmoor’s 9mm XTP +P ammo. A table top look reveals a superbly crafted 9mm round … Continue reading

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Maxim 9 Tech Specs By Silencerco

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Dark Storm Industries DS Hailstorm 9mm Pistol and SBR

Dark Storm’s Hailstorm 9mm pistol and carbine gives AR enthusiasts a lot of reasons to add these platforms to their collection, first of all, using GLOCK® magazines. Oakdale, NY (August 2017) –Dark Storm Industries (DSI), a New York based firearms … Continue reading

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GLOCK 17 and 19 Gen 5 Variants

Cyberspace is buzzing with news of the Glock Gen 5 pistols; although, there’s been no formal announcement by the company. There’s also suggestions that availability will be end of August 2017,  but like all things Glock (a more realistic, I … Continue reading

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Beretta APX Now Available in .40 S&W

Beretta USA is now shipping the APX chambered in .40 Cal. Beretta’s first polymer striker fired pistol was designed from the ground up for the U.S. Army’s Modular Handgun Competition. The initial offering was a high capacity 9mm pistol with … Continue reading

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SILENCERCO MAXIM 9 IS NOW SHIPPING

While at Shot Show 2017 I had the opportunity to shoot Silencerco’s MAXIM ® 9. Two things are important when discussing the MAXIM. This is the industry’s first integrally suppressed pistol in a full length and short configurations.  The MAXIM … Continue reading

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WALTHER ARMS CREED 9mm DAO PISTOL

Walther’s CREED is the company’s 9mm wonder. Walther keeps accuracy, reliability, trigger, ergonomics and eliminated the frills resulting in the best entry level offering on the market. M.S.R.P. $399 Read My Review…

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BERETTA’S NEW STRIKER FIRED APX PISTOL

If you like the Alfa Romeo Giulia, you’ll love Beretta’s new striker fired 9mm (or .40SW) offering, the Apex. The first thing that can be said about the Apex is riempire con anima italiana! I didn’t have the opportunity to … Continue reading

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KRISS VECTOR GEN II SMG

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Sneak Preview: Walther’s New Creed 9mm Pistol

For 2017 Walther Arms introduced an impressive new 9mm pistol. If you’re familiar with the company’s superb PPX, the Creed is an offspring from that great gene pool but with some of the bells and whistles omitted to deliver an … Continue reading

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Gander Mountain Now Stocking Grand Power Pistols

Manufactured in Slovakia and distributed exclusively by Eagle Imports Inc., Grand Power pistols offer top notch quality in a low-recoil pistol at an affordable price. Wanamassa, N.J. (February 2017) – Gander Mountain, one of the nation’s largest retail outdoor specialty … Continue reading

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SILENCERCO MAXIM 9mm INTEGRALLY SUPPRESSED PISTOL

If you weren’t convinced that Silencerco is one the most innovative industry drivers, a look at the company’s MAXIM integrally suppressed 9mm pistol should resolve that conflict. The MAXIM is available in a long or short configuration.The pistol is a … Continue reading

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KRISS TO DELIVER THE VECTOR IN NEW CALIBERS FOR 2017

The folks at KRISS have an ambitious plan to add new calibers to their line. Company spokesmen informed me that in 2017 customers will see the Vector chambered in 10mm and .4o S&W. The company is also planning a .357 … Continue reading

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Introducing the New Modular AAC Ti-RANT 9M – One Tax Stamp, Two Silencer Configurations – Shipping Now

Huntsville, AL – Advanced Armament Corp (AAC), is proud to announce the release of its latest new silencer, the all new Ti-RANT 9M. The Ti-RANT 9M represents an improvement to the legendary AAC Ti-RANT 9mm silencer through improved functionality and … Continue reading

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Two Federal Premium Ammunition Products Given NTOA’s “Member Tested and Recommended” Recognition

OVERLAND PARK, Kansas (January 11, 2017) – Federal Premium is proud to announce that two ammunition products have received the prestigious “Member Tested and Recommended” seal of approval from the members of the National Tactical Officers Association (NTOA).After extensive testing … Continue reading

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Remington Introduces Its RP9 Striker Fired 9mm

The folks at Remington have finally jumped into the full-sized polymer frame, striker fired pistol. I haven’t put it through its paces at the range but I there are several things that I really like right off the bat. Remington … Continue reading

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Shell Shock Technologies’ 9mm NAS 3 Cases Put To The Test

The VSO Gun Channel performed the torture test by continuously firing L-Tech 9mm FMJ with Shell Shock Technologies NAS 3  cases through an Angstadt Arms UDP-9. Westport, Conn. (November 2016) – Shell Shock Technologies, LLC., an early-stage technology and manufacturing … Continue reading

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UTX® 9mm Round

The UTM 9mm UTX® Marker Round allows you to enjoy the unprecedented accuracy and reliability of UTM’s Non-Lethal Training Ammunition technology, without the need to buy a new conversion. The UTX® Marker Round fires from your existing compatible conversion and … Continue reading

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UTM’s UTX 9mm Reliability Test

Tony Lambraia demonstrates  his company’s UTX® 9mm round’s reliability by shooting 100 rounds with no issues. In this video, he runs through 10 magazines of 10 rounds each with 100% reliability. UTM offers one of the finest and safest training … Continue reading

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FNS SERIES EXPANDS WITH NEW FLAT DARK EARTH (FDE) COMPACT MODEL

(McLean, Va. – Nov. 07, 2016) FN America, LLC announced the launch of the FNS™-9 Compact FDE, an extension of the FNS series of striker-fired pistols. The FNS™-9 Compact FDE will feature a flat dark earth (FDE) polymer frame and … Continue reading

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TAVOR X95 CONVERSION KIT NOW AVAILABLE

The new 9mm Conversion Kit for the IWI X95 is finally here! The kit will easily convert your X95™ from 5.56 NATO to 9mm Luger Parabellum (9x19mm) with a new 17″ cold hammer forged barrel (removal wrench included), complete blowback … Continue reading

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MAGPUL IS NOW SHIPPING THE PMAG 21 GL9

The PMAG 21 GL9 is a 21-round Glock 9mm handgun magazine featuring a new proprietary all-polymer construction for flawless reliability and durability over thousands of rounds. Meeting the overall length requirements for a 140MM competition magazine, the PMAG 21 GL9 … Continue reading

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Larry Vickers On The MP 38/40

  Larry Vickers of Vickers Tactical is a retired US Army 1st SFOD- Delta combat veteran with years of experience in the firearms industry as a combat marksmanship instructor and industry consultant. In recent years he has hosted tactical firearms … Continue reading

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HK ADDS A VP FDE Variant

New for 2016 are Flat Dark Earth (FDE) models in 9mm and .40 S&W VPs with special colorants added to the frame during the molding process creating the tan/brown color scheme increasing used by military and security units. The frame’s … Continue reading

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HK SP5K Pistol Comes to the USA

Heckler & Koch is introducing the new SP5K pistol at the 2016 NRA Annual Meeting and Exposition in Louisville, Kentucky. A semi-automatic pistol based on the MP5K, the all-new 9 mm SP5K was developed by Heckler & Koch as a … Continue reading

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