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The Wheelgun Hunter and the Colt Anaconda: A Match Made in Hunting Heaven

The Wheelgun Hunter and the Colt Anaconda: A Match Made in Hunting Heaven WEST HARTFORD, CONN. (November 29, 2022) – Colt Manufacturing’s most coveted hunting revolver is the Anaconda, chambered in the truly awesome .44 Rem Mag. Today’s Anaconda is … Continue reading

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Top Choices for the Competitive Shooter: Colt Competition and Gold Cup Series Pistols

Top Choices for the Competitive Shooter: Colt Competition and Gold Cup Series Pistols WEST HARTFORD, CONN. (November 9, 2022) – Colt’s Manufacturing offers two outstanding options for competitive 1911 handgun shooters, the Competition Series and the Gold Cup Trophy Series. … Continue reading

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Limited Edition of Legendary Handguns Commemorates the First Anniversary of the Colt-CZ Merger

Limited Edition of Legendary Handguns Commemorates the First Anniversary of the Colt-CZ Merger A limited edition set of two hand-engraved Colt 1911 and CZ 75 handguns called Tribute to Legends commemorates last year’s merger of two renowned small arms manufacturers … Continue reading

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The Coveted Short-Barrel Colt Python

The Coveted Short-Barrel Colt Python WEST HARTFORD, CONN. (October 20, 2022) – Introduced in January of 2022, the new 3-inch Python looks like the original revolvers, but that is where the similarities end. Underneath all the beauty, Colt made several … Continue reading

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Colt Anaconda Wins Ballistic Magazine’s Prestigious "Best Revolver" Award for 2021

Colt Anaconda Wins Ballistic Magazine’s Prestigious “Best Revolver” Award for 2021 West Hartford, Conn. (June 22, 2022) – The accolades keep coming for the Colt Anaconda! The Colt Anaconda had already won Ballistic Magazine’s “Editor’s Choice Award” as the Best … Continue reading

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U.S. Special Forces Approved: The Colt Combat Unit Pistols

U.S. Special Forces Approved: The Colt Combat Unit Pistols West Hartford, Conn. (June 7, 2022) – Colt’s Manufacturing worked with US Special Forces Trainers to design and build the Colt Combat Unit (CCU) Series of 1911 pistols. The tactical expertise … Continue reading

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Introducing A New “Baby” Snake For Rimfire Shooters: Colt King Cobra Target 22 LR Revolver

Introducing A New “Baby” Snake For Rimfire Shooters: Colt King Cobra Target 22 LR Revolver West Hartford, CT (May 27, 2022) – Colt’s Manufacturing is proud to introduce its newest snake gun—the King Cobra Target 22 LR at the National … Continue reading

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Colt Exhibiting at 2022 NRA Annual Meetings in Houston, Texas

Colt Exhibiting at 2022 NRA Annual Meetings in Houston, Texas West Hartford, CT (May 23, 2022) – Colt manufactures quality firearms for the military, law enforcement and civilian markets. Since Samuel Colt’s first firearms patent in 1836, Colt is “Still … Continue reading

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Colt Pro Shooter Jalise William’s Winning Ways

Colt Pro Shooter Jalise William’s Winning Ways West Hartford, CT (May 23, 2022) – Since April 2020, Jalise Williams has been a key member of Team Colt, competing in Action Shooting events around the nation—and winning her share of events! … Continue reading

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CZ-USA Exhibiting at 2022 NRA Annual Meetings & Exhibits in Houston, Texas

CZ-USA Exhibiting at 2022 NRA Annual Meetings & Exhibits in Houston, Texas Kansas City, Kansas (May 19, 2022) – The 2022 NRA Annual Meetings & Exhibits are just around the corner, and CZ-USA will be delivering multiple new product releases. … Continue reading

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Colt Anaconda Awarded the 2022 Golden Bullseye Handgun of the Year by American Hunter Magazine

West Hartford, Conn. (March 1, 2022) Colt’s Manufacturing Company is honored to announce that the Colt Anaconda has been selected as the 2022 American Hunter Golden Bullseye Handgun of the Year. Published by the National Rifle Association (NRA), American Hunter … Continue reading

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The Coveted Short-Barrel Colt Python is Back

The Coveted Short-Barrel Colt Python is Back West Hartford, CT (Jan. 5, 2022) – Often dubbed the “finest production revolver ever made,” the Colt Python built a cult following among wheel gun enthusiasts. In 2020, Colt relaunched its famous Python … Continue reading

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Colt Anaconda Wins Ballistic Magazine’s Prestigious “Best Revolver” Award for 2021

Colt Anaconda Wins Ballistic Magazine’s Prestigious “Best Revolver” Award for 2021 Hartford, CT (December 16, 2021) – The powerful Colt Anaconda .44 Magnum winds its way into the company’s popular snake gun revolver series and crushes the competition. Ballistic Magazine … Continue reading

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SIG SAUER Academy Hosts 2021 Adaptive Defensive Shooting Summit with Industry Partners

SIG SAUER Academy Hosts 2021 Adaptive Defensive Shooting Summit with Industry Partners NEWINGTON, N.H., (September 15, 2021) – SIG SAUER Academy, the leading provider of the highest quality firearms instruction and tactical training in the world, is pleased to announce … Continue reading

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Acquisition of Colt

Prague, 24 May, 2021 – CZG – Česká zbrojovka Group SE (“CZG” or “the Group”; PSE: CZG) today announced that, after securing all necessary regulatory approvals from the U.S. and Canadian authorities, it has successfully closed on its acquisition of … Continue reading

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CZG has closed on the acquisition of Colt

SE has Closed on the Acquisition of Colt 24. 5. 2021 Prague, 24 May, 2021 – CZG – Česká zbrojovka Group SE (“CZG” or “the Group”; PSE: CZG) today announced that, after securing all necessary regulatory approvals from the U.S. and … Continue reading

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CZG – Česká zbrojovka Group SE to acquire Colt

Prague, February 11, 2021 – CZG – Česká zbrojovka Group SE (“CZG” or “the Group”) hereby informs that on 11 February 2021, it signed a definitive agreement to acquire 100% of the outstanding equity interest in Colt Holding Company LLC … Continue reading

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ON SALE NOW! Genuine Colt® AR-15 Uppers

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Colt’s Mfg. Contributes Gearbox Giveaway to National Shooting Sports Month

For immediate release | August 27, 2020 NEWTOWN, Conn. – NSSF®, the trade association for the firearm industry, is pleased to announce that Colt’s Manufacturing Co., LLC, has signed on as a Gearbox Giveaway sponsor in support of 2020’s National … Continue reading

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COLT’s Python Update and FAQ (VIDEO)

If you own a new Colt Python or are thinking of purchasing one, this video will get you current on some of the issues that have surfaced since its introduction.

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COLT’s Night Cobra Possibly The Best CCW or Backup Revolver On The Market

I’m a huge Colt snake fan and the company’s introduction of its Cobra line at Shot Show 2017 was an exciting moment. I had the opportunity to fire Colts newest revolver and found it to be every bit as good … Continue reading

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A Candid Discussion Of SMGs

It’s Friday and time for our shoot the shit topic. This week, we’d like to present you with some of our ideas on the SMG. There are as many opinions floating around as Carter has little liver pills. What we’re … Continue reading

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NIOA Signs Agreement With Colt

 NIOA and Colt’s Manufacturing Company LLC have entered into an agreement to enable assembly and manufacture of Colt (including Colt Canada) Small Arms in Australia. The agreement was confirmed at SHOT Show 2017 in Las Vegas between Robert Nioa, Managing … Continue reading

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Colt’s Cobra Marks The Return Of The Wheel Gun

There’s no better choice than a revolver for a conceal carry platform. The Cobra’s 38+P chambering and six round capacity brilliantly delivers all of the pluses we’ve come to expect from a revolver. The double action and single action operation … Continue reading

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Slide Fire Partners with Colt Competition

Combine the CRZ-16 Marksman’s performance with Slide Fire’s SSAR-15 MOD stock and what you get is rapid-fire and outstanding accuracy Moran, Texas (August 2016) – Slide Fire Solutions, a veteran-owned, US designer and manufacturer of patented bump fire technology, is … Continue reading

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COLT Canada Will Replace The Canadian Ranger’s Lee Enfield Rifle.

The the Canadian Department of National Defence (DND) has awarded Colt Canada a $1.5 million contract that will allow Canadian Rangers to evaluate new rifles and leading to a second contract for up to 6,500 rifles. The new rifle is … Continue reading

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COLT DEFENSE IN BANKRUPTCY!

Colt Defense, a legendary part of America’s history, has been manufacturing firearms of exceptional quality and styling for over 100 years. They’ve been a prestigious player in the commercial sector; playing a major role in law enforcement and defense as … Continue reading

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COLT DEFENSE AT SHOT SHOW 2015

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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Colt Is Offering A Sizeable Rebate On 1911 Government Model and Mustang

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COLT Adds The M.A.R.C 901 Carbines To Its Product Lineup

The M.A.R.C. 901 family of rifles draws a portion of its DNA from the highly regarded LE901-16S so it retains the flexibility of accepting any COLT upper receiver group chambered in .223 (5.56×45 NATO) using the optional conversion kit. Colt … Continue reading

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Washington Times Says: “Army quits tests after competing rifle outperforms M4A1 carbine”

The M4 complaints are based on two factors. First is lethality. When the Army moved from the M16 to the M4 they reduced barrel length from 18 inches to 14.5 inches. The decrease in barrel length reduced projectile muzzle velocity, … Continue reading

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Brownell’s AR15 32 Round 9mm Magazine

The 9mm AR15 pattern rifle, or SMG, has a large user base in both the commercial and law enforcement communities. One of the frustrations for owners has been finding alternatives to the Colt manufactured 32 round stick magazines, which are … Continue reading

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SWORD Looks Closer To Prime Time

SWORD, acronym for Sniper (Soldier) Weapon & Observer Reconnaissance Devices will be networkable with the addition of a smart device for display and communications. In its latest rendition, the system will enhance the warfighter’s situational awareness. SWORD is product of … Continue reading

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Texas Gov. Rick Perry Courts Colt Defense LLC

As interesting as Colt’s interpretation of a 7.62 x 39 AR using a standard AK-47 magazine with a standard AR lower receiver is, the real news is seeing Texas Governor Rick Perry courting Colt Defense. As for Colt’s 7.62 x … Continue reading

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SOFIC 2013–Closing Comments and Photo Gallery

This year’s SOFIC conference was an exciting event and every bit as good as prior years. The combined efforts of NDIA and USSOCOM account for that. There was, as always, a wealth of information transferred. If you are a small … Continue reading

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What Companies Are Still In The Running In The Army’s Carbine Competition? – Reader Question

  As of March 2013 the following companies are still in the running: Colt Defense FNH USA Heckler & Koch Remington Adcor Defense Beretta

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Three Connecticut Based Firearm Manufacturers Run Local Ads.

The anti-gun movement, successful or not, will earn its place in U.S. History right next to Watergate, Prohibition and the Repeal of the  First Bank of the United States. All of which serve to prove Galbraith’s “If all else fails, … Continue reading

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COLT’s USMC 1911

I had the opportunity to check out the, new, USMC’s service pistol, the COLT USMC 1911, at SHOT Show 2013. What a dream gun folks! Colt has done a great job with this pistol: seven round magazine, cerakote finish, 5”match … Continue reading

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COLT’s USMC At Media Day

Colt’s USMC rendition of the venerable 1911 shoots every bit as good as it looks.

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SHOT SHOW 2013 – Media Day A Huge Success In Spite Blistering Weather.

SHOT Show’s Media Day is an opportunity for members of the media to put their hands on many of the new offerings and send a little lead down range. This year’s event was plagued by unseasonably low temperatures and a … Continue reading

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