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SHELLBACK TACTICAL IS CLOSED DUE TO IRMA

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Nothing In Particular

TGIF readers, we made it through another week. I hope you’ve all had a productive week. You’ve guessed it, it’s time for our Friday shoot the shit. I have to ask our readers for a small favor. We always strive … Continue reading

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The National Tactical Officers Association (NTOA) Announces Incident Debriefs for Annual Conferences

Debriefs on the Pulse nightclub shooting, Dallas police shootout, Washington Navy Yard shooter and others to be held during annual conferences in Phoenix, Arizona. Doylestown, Pa. (July 2017) – The National Tactical Officers Association (NTOA) has announced its incident debrief topics and schedule for … Continue reading

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TACTICAL TAILOR SIDEWALK SALE

  Tactical Tailor purveyor of some of the finest tactical nylon produced is having a sidewalk sale 4 Aug, 2017! “…Our Research and Design Department and our Custom Shop have some products that are too unique to go to waste! … Continue reading

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SIG SAUER TACTICAL TIP

  SIG SAUER’s Tactical Tip for this month comes to you from SIG SAUER Academy chief instructor, Scott Reidy. In this video Scott discusses how TCS (Tasks, Conditions, Standards) drills help to measure students to determine their skills and turning … Continue reading

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SOE BLACK FRIDAY SALE

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HK ADDS TWO NEW MODELS TO THE HK VP PRODUCT LINE

  Columbus, Georgia – Two new models of Heckler & Koch’s VP striker fired pistol have been added to the company line-up this summer.  New Flat Dark Earth (FDE) colored frame variants and threaded barrel “Tactical models”join the renowned VP … Continue reading

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The New and Improved…G-Code Website

You can visit G-Codes new site at http://www.tacticalholsters.com/ They may still be doing some maintenance but I’m looking forward to visiting the new site

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Tactical Squirrel Offers Chance to Win an Axelson Tactical Rifle

Tactical Squirrel, a recognized Veterans Family of Brands supporter, offers its first 1,000 subscribers a chance to win an Axelson Tactical Rifle in .223/5.56 from its “Warrior” Series Rifle line. Monroe, WA (July 2016) – Tactical Squirrel LLC, a new … 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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LARRY VICKERS ON THE HK MG4

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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Steiner M536 5X Tactical Sight

Close and medium range engagements require lightweight, quick-to-point sights. The lean M536 provides a fast, clear aiming point in all light conditions and battlefield scenarios. An oversized, 36 mm objective lens gathers more light for a brighter image, 5x magnification … Continue reading

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GAP Grind 2015 Long-Range Tactical Shooting Event

This year’s GAP Grind match took place 16-18 October at the K&M Shooting Complex in Finger, Tennessee. Competitors from law enforcement, military and civilian communities participated in what is a fast-paced demanding competition. Cory West, of Texas, took top honors … Continue reading

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Gear Review: Streamlight Pro-Tac HL USB

Streamlight’s Pro-Tac HL USB is a high performance tactical light ideally suited to law enforcement or anyone needing superior illumination on the move. When combined with Streamlight’s EPU-5200 power pack, you’ll have a high performance and robust illumination package unsurpassed … Continue reading

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TPG Releases the Gen 2 Tactical Rolling Luggage Line

Boynton Beach, Fla. (July 2015) –Tacprogear, a leading manufacturer of tactical equipment used by professionals around the globe, is pleased to announce the new GEN 2 designs for the Tactical Rolling Luggage (TRL) line are now available for purchase. The … Continue reading

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TPG Released Gen 2 of the Tactical Rifle Case Line

July 2015, Tacprogear, announced that the new GEN 2 designs for the Tactical Rifle Case (TRC) line are now available for purchase. Each of the TRC cases are a great solution for transporting sporting rifles or carbines of all shapes … Continue reading

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Surefire’s P2X Featuring IntelliBeam™ Technology

The P2X Fury features Surefire’s auto-adjusting IntelliBeam™ Technology. A first press or click activates its intelligent sensor and microprocessor-based system to continuously evaluate and seamlessly adjust light output based on your surroundings, so you always have the light output you … Continue reading

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Looking Ahead…

  We’ve had a pretty busy Spring this year with a number of events that will generate articles throughout the summer months. We are also working on some edged weapon reviews from a number of manufacturers, and if you like … Continue reading

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RAD WATCH BY MTM SPEC OPS OF LOS ANGELES

In addition to being a visually striking timepiece, MTM’s new RAD model is the ideal companion to individuals working in an MOS, or operating in environments, were there is a risk of radiation exposure. Radiation dangers vary with the source … Continue reading

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Weaver’s Line Of Tactical Optics At SHOT SHOW 2015

It seems like everyone these days is producing a “tactical” magnified optic with varying degrees of success;  Weaver is no exception. This is great news for consumers who don’t want to pay, or can’t pay, for German glass. Prior to … Continue reading

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SKD Armorgeddon Sale

  A few readers have asked about body armor and where they can get a good price. I normally don’t recommend retailers; however, as an individual,  I have used SKD in the past and found product and service to be … Continue reading

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Sneak Preview: LaserLyte FSL-4

What do you do when you have less than one inch of rail space but still need the competitive advantages of a laser aiming device? That’s a question that I’ll be answering with the last of my laser sight reviews … Continue reading

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GEAR Review: CTC’s Rail Master Pro

Truly exceptional products need to be talked about and this is one weapon mounted laser / light that fits that description. Aluminum housing, compact and rugged design are all nice attributes that you can talk about but it’s when you … Continue reading

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SHOT SHOW 2014 – Jackass Moment At Vertx Exhibit

Every industry trade show has its jackass moments. You’ve undoubtedly experienced it for yourself. It’s a moment when you step into an exhibit only to encounter lackluster booth staff who seem to be under the impression that the reason you … Continue reading

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SHOT SHOW 2014–Attleboro Battle Knife

I never pass up an opportunity to check out the edged weapons, at any of the outdoor shows, for a couple of reasons. First, I developed an affinity for the Japanese Katana through my study of Bushido and some marshal … Continue reading

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SHOT SHOW 2014 Smith & Bradley

The Smith & Bradley’s Sans-13 caught my eye at Shot Show this year. This is not your run of the mill tactical “looking” watch. This watch uses a Swiss quartz movement by Ronda housed in a PVD coated stainless steel … Continue reading

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U.S. Army Settles on G-Code and SERPA Holsters

The presolicitation, W911QY-13-R-0016, issued on 10 December 2012 sought: “The improvements sought are increased modularity including a drop-leg configuration, that can be quickly transferred to a hip configuration, as well as the capability to be worn/attached to current Modular Lightweight … Continue reading

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Desert Tactical Arms Will Become Desert Tech

Desert Tactical Arms, Salt Lake City, UT will be re-branding to Desert Tech. The move, reflects the company’s expanding focus and direction. Management’s Letter: We have some very exiting things happening at Desert Tactical Arms, the evolution of our company … Continue reading

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Mechanix Wear Multicam Tactical Gloves

  I became familiar with Mechanix Wear gloves through interaction with one of the SOCOM guys while doing a little PT. I had a pair of high end gloves on, which were not doing too well on the horizontal ladder … Continue reading

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… And The Lumens Race Continues!

Increasing output power in tactical lighting, be it weapon mounted or handheld, has become very much like Apple, Inc’s continual upgrades to the iPhone and iPad family of products. In Apple’s case, those upgrades are marginal changes; however, in the … Continue reading

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Under Armour’s Tactical Softshell Jacket

Ran across UA’s Tactical Softshell Jacket, which I give a resounding thumbs up. The garment has slanted deep pockets that make accessing the contents a snap. The jacket is cut for a loose fit with a full length zipper; making … Continue reading

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MESA Tactical’s New Web Site.

If you carry a defensive shotgun you don’t need to be introduced to MESA Tactical. The company is located in Costa Mesa, CA and they are purveyors of the best tactical shotgun enhancements and accessories available anywhere; they live and … Continue reading

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Shellback Tactical Has A New Website

Shellback Tactical has been very successful since its inception. The company has a proven track record for manufacturing and developing some of the best tactical nylon available to the military, law enforcement and commercial markets. Shellback Tactical has also begun … Continue reading

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TacProGear Announces A New Line of Multicam Tactical Gear

TacProGear is a relatively new comer to the tactical nylon industry. They have impressed me with innovative concepts, quality and pricing; their packs, weapon cases and pouches are top of the line. Since I’ve known the Delray Beach company, they’ve … Continue reading

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Kahles Advanced Milling Reticle (AMR)

The folks at Desert Tactical Arms are rightfully excited about their first shipment of Kahles scopes featuring the AMR reticle. The Advanced Milling Reticle adds a new dimension to tactical optics and represents a major step beyond the ubiquitous mildot … Continue reading

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The Advantage Tactical Sight for FNH USA Pistols

The Advantage Tactical Sight (ATS) was developed by WrenTech president, Richard Nasef, in response to the inadequate iron sight products he found in the marketplace. Nasef, a practicing psychotherapist in New Mexico and California, as well as a firearms enthusiast, … Continue reading

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TF3 High Speed Body Armor–For Your Airsoft Tier 1 Operator

Talk about some git-down with the git-down, did I just date myself? For about $80 you too can live the dream. Yes, that’s right, you and your team move quietly through a wooded area when all of the sudden the … Continue reading

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A Perspective On Tactical Lighting

To say that tactical lighting has taken some amazing turns over the last 3 or 4 years is a gross understatement. Thanks to the R&D efforts of companies like Streamlight the technology has advanced at an exponential rate with no … Continue reading

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Desert Tech Covert SRS-A1 Covert

One of several problems that have plagued military and agency snipers is their unique silhouettes, revealing their presence, but more importantly exposing them to direct fire. Snipers are historically a prized target for enemy combatants; therefore, anything that can be … Continue reading

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First Light USA TOMAHAWK NV TACTICAL LIGHT

  Coming your way, March 2013, is my review of First Light’s Tomahawk NV Tactical light. A plethora of features and capabilities in a very tight and clean package! For more review announcements Follow Me On Twitter @Twobirdsflying and Like … Continue reading

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