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Sneak Preview: Mantis Blackbeard AR-15 Trigger Reset System

One of the great impediments to dry fire carbine training is having to manipulate the charging handle for each and every trigger pull. At the 2020 Shot Show Mantis introduced the Blackbeard; solving the problem while enhancing safety. I’ll be … Continue reading

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UTM Helmet Chin Guard with Integrated Cooling Fan

•  Increases Airflow  •  Enhances Breathability  •  Decreases Fogging Chin Guard with Cooling Fan replaces chin guard provided with UTM Helmet 3-position switch operates fan from OFF to LOW to HIGH speed No replacement batteries required – fan operates off … Continue reading

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SIG SAUER ACADEMY: Upcoming Events Featuring Larry Vickers and Lena Miculek

Retired US Army 1st SFOD-Delta combat veteran Larry Vickers, of Vickers Tactical, will be at the SIG SAUER Academy Pro Shop for a meet and greet and book signing on February 12th from 4-7pm. Join us for a chance to … Continue reading

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Next Generation K9 Training Kit

Often Replicated, Never Duplicated Tripwire Operations Group designed and created the original live (real) material explosive detection K9 training kit in 2005 and has since delivered thousands of our custom kits to law enforcement and military units around the globe. … Continue reading

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TroubleShooter Adjustable Hat

TROUBLESHOOTER ADJUSTABLE HAT Refined fit for unmatched comfort and aesthetic. Side panel mesh for breathability and flexibility. Buttonless top crown for comfort. Now available in Black, Ranger Green and Disruptive Grey GO GRAB ONE SUPPORT PATCHES The Thin Blue Line … Continue reading

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Federal Makes Practice Powerful with Syntech Training Match

  ANOKA, Minnesota – March 6, 2019 – Federal proudly introduces Syntech Training Match, loads designed to make your handgun training more realistic than ever before. Shipments have been delivered to dealers.Syntech Training Match loads offer the same velocity, trajectory … Continue reading

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MasterPiece Arms (MPA) Launches Bolt Action Academy

Designed to fill the void of long-range shooting education and training, MPA, a leader in the development of precision rifles and chassis, introduces the MPA Bolt Action Academy. Comer, Ga. (November 2018) – MasterPiece Arms (MPA), manufacturers of the MPA … Continue reading

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The National Tactical Officers Association (NTOA) to Offer One-Day Seminar Ahead of SHOT Show 2019

The NTOA will offer a full-day seminar on investing in your agency’s defensibility. In addition, the NTOA will present two seminars during SHOT Show’s Law Enforcement Education Program. Colorado Springs, Colo. (November 2018) – The National Tactical Officers Association(NTOA) is … Continue reading

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· CESIHEL has eight simulators of different helicopter models connected to a network, allowing training in the most complex mission scenarios. It is a reference center in Europe with such a capacity to jointly train from different sites. · It … Continue reading

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HENSOLDT Presents Train DrivingTraining System for Tablets

Berlin, Germany, 12 September 2018 – HENSOLDT presents for the first time its new tablet-based training system for train drivers at InnoTrans 2018, the international trade show for transport technology and vehicle systems. The new training system uniquely combines Computer-Based … Continue reading

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SIRT’s New SPOT Trainer

  Changing from iron sights to a reflex sight takes some training. If you haven’t worked the mechanics, adding a reflex sight may actually slow your shooting down initially. The SPOT is a very simple and cost effective way to … Continue reading

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*UPCOMING K-9 TRAINING REMINDER* Large Explosive Hide & HME Overview Course For Explosive Detection K-9 Teams August 27 – 29, 2018 | New Smyrna Beach, FL PRESENTED BY: TRIPWIRE OPERATIONS GROUP HOSTED BY: SOUTHERN COAST K-9 CLASS SYNOPSIS The large … Continue reading

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Parabon® NanoLabs to Attend 25th Annual IHIA Training Symposium

The 25th Annual International Homicide Investigators Association (IHIA) Training Symposium will be held July 29 – Aug. 3, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Reston, Va. (July 2018) – Parabon® NanoLabs, a vertically integrated DNA technology company that develops next-gen forensic … Continue reading

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US Optics Precision Rifle Training

  Precision Rifle Training Classes Develop the knowledge and skills necessary to master the fundamentals of precision marksmanship from qualified professionals. Jake Vibbert and Nico Detour will be going over an array of topics including, but not limited to; equipment … Continue reading

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IDENTILOCK® Participates in the 2018 Personal Defense Network™ (PDN) Training Tour $20K Giveaway

Starting June 18 through July 31, PDN will be offering four different prize packages celebrating the spirit of the PDN Training Tour, a series of no-nonsense, defensive training classes offered across the country. Detroit, Mich. (June 2018) – IDENTILOCK® is … Continue reading

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Jerry Miculek On How To Shoot a Pistol

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FBI Awards Contract for up to $19 Million of Specifically Designed Federal Premium Training Ammunition

ANOKA, Minnesota – April 26, 2018 – The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has awarded Vista Outdoor a contract to supply FBI and other Federal Government Agencies with a high-performance Federal Premium 9mm handgun training round specifically designed to support … Continue reading

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SIG SAUER Academy Instructor Dylan Kenneson Tactical Tip: Reflexive Instinctive Shooting

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We are proud to introduce our new Steyr Arms Training Academy by Fontcuberta! We will be offering two courses at our facility in Alabama, both with class dates beginning in March: SPR-1 (Steyr Precision Rifle) and SPA (Steyr Precision Armorer). … Continue reading

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Master Instructor Hosted by the Richland Police Department and Pacific Tactical LLC DATE/TIME:July 19-21, 2017 9AM – 5PM  LOCATION: Police Department Firing Range 3230 Twin Bridges Rd.Richland, WA 99352 COST: $750 includes UTM ammunition for the course INSTRUCTORS: Tony Lambraia and Jeromy Hasenkamp … Continue reading

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VATC Showcases Groundbreaking EPIC Ready™ At SOFIC 2017 In Tampa

TAMPA, Fla., May 15, 2017 — Visual Awareness Technologies and Consulting Inc. (VATC), a leader in delivering realistic training environments to government and commercial customers around the world, announced today that it will provide demonstrations of its innovative EPIC Ready … Continue reading

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Funding for the Interactive Pistol Training System Has Begun

April 19, 2017 – Northridge, CA Funding for the Interactive Pistol Training System (iPTS) is now live on Indiegogo, and backers are taking advantage of a limited number of early bird perks. “We’re seeing a great level of interest in … Continue reading

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The Interactive Pistol Training System

The Future of Intelligent Pistol Training System is here! March 28, 2017 – Northridge, Calif. – Created to be the last word in rugged, electronic pistol training aids, the Interactive Pistol Training System, or iPTS is a multi-sensor platform built … Continue reading

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IWI US Training Division Classes Now Open

New training courses on IWI firearms, Krav Maga and IWI Armorer’s courses now available to civilians and law enforcement. Harrisburg, Pa. (January 2017) – IWI US, Inc., a subsidiary of Israel Weapon Industries (IWI) Ltd., is proud to announce their … Continue reading

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Theissen Training Systems (TTS) Will Be Attending Shot Show

Theissen Training Systems (TTS) is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of live-fire training applications with production sites in Germany, Belgium and North America. TTS develops, produces and installs complete training range systems for Small Arms Ranges, Military Operations in … Continue reading

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IWI US to Offer X95 & TAVOR Armorer’s Course to Law Enforcement & Industry Professionals

Harrisburg, Pa. (May 2016) – IWI US, Inc., a subsidiary of Israel Weapon Industries (IWI) Ltd., announces its IWI X95® and TAVOR® Armorers Course for law enforcement and industry professionals. The class will be held at the Harrisburg Area Community … Continue reading

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Night Fighter Level 1 is designed to arm students with a solid understanding of the fundamentals of night vision operation and use. Beginning with gear choice and setup, the class provides students the tools for learning to safely / effectively … Continue reading

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Jansen Jones, Rob Romero and Optics Planet have done a great job of producing two videos that take you through building your AR15. Building your rifle is a topic misrepresented by the Gun Control Lobby. The core of the AR15, … Continue reading

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Surviving A Hand-To-Hand Encounter

While perusing a publication, we ran across an article that attracted our attention. Before jumping to any conclusions,  we know the training depicted is conducted by a highly reputable and competent individual, so this is in no way a criticism … Continue reading

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LaserLyte’s All New Premium Pistol Laser Trainer

  COTTONWOOD, AZ–LaserLyte, is introducing the next generation of their widely popular LT-series of pistol laser trainers. The all-new LT-Premium (LT-PRE) combines the proven training features of the LT-PRO with a brand new ON/OFF switch to conserve battery life, and … Continue reading

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Two Day AK Operator’s Class–Larry Vickers

Classes hosted in partnership with Circle 10 AK, Destructive Devices Industries, Llc., DDI & Krebs Custom. There will be demo guns for students to use and try during the class. Sample packs/goody bags will be handed out. JULY 2015 Larry … Continue reading

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Adaptive Tactical’s NON-LITE "Train Like They Fight" Without Risking Damage to their Tactical Flashlight

  Nampa, Idaho (April 2015) – Adaptive Tactical, LLC,  introduce its NON-LITE designed to mimic the weight, balance and profile of a standard gun-mounted flashlight’’; allowing the operator to focus on intense training without risking damage to his or her … Continue reading

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The LT-GM is the latest addition to the company’s growing line of laser training tools. The Laser Trainer barrel for the GLOCK 19 and 23 shoots a laser dot simulating bullet impact and providing instant feedback to the shooter. LaserLyte’s® … Continue reading

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UTM Announces RBT Civilian Training Ammunition (CTA)


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Upcoming Gear Review From LaserLyte

I’ll be kicking off  the New Year with a review of LaserLyte’s Trigger Tyme™ Laser Pistol. This is a full-sized trainer that you’re going to LOVE. Repetition and feedback are the keys to developing skills and this laser equipped training … Continue reading

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Just In Time For Christmas LaserLyte Trigger Tyme Laser

  The LaserLyte® Trigger Tyme® Laser Pistol. With instant laser feedback anyone can practice trigger control anywhere and anytime with the realistic feel, balance and weight of the LT-TTL. The Trigger Tyme® laser pistol cannot accept or fire any ammunition, … Continue reading

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Upcoming Vickers Tactical Classes

  Upcoming Vickers Classes …. August 2014 Aug 9-10, 1911 Operators ClassGainesville, FLClick here to contact the host Aug 11-16, 1911 Pistolsmithing ClassGainesville, FLClick here to contact the host August 23-24, 2014 – 1911 OperatorPittsburg, PAClick here to sign up … Continue reading

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Army Looks To Industry To Deliver Simulators That Won’t Make Soldiers Sick

Kevin McCaney has done a great job with a piece that represents a favorite topic of mine, Simulation training . I’ve written before on the merits of customizable, cost effective, frequent and safe training available via simulators, but it appears … Continue reading

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