Firearms

Magnified Optics Vs. Red Dots – Which is Better?

I like to think I have a modicum of common sense, and that the setups I run on my firearms are reasonably well thought-out and work for a variety of scenarios. To that end, though, I love it when an article or some other media comes along and boots me in the butt to remind… Read More

Long-Term Gear Review: Magpul Tejas “El Original” Gun Belt

A couple years ago, Magpul Industries - a company we all know and love - decided to expand their offering lineup to include other items you wouldn't expect to see from a business that built its foundation on  extremely durable and cost-effective rifle accessories. The “Tejas” gun belt line recently was introduced - and it… Read More

Three Armed Teens Shot in Home Invasion by Citizen With AR-15

March 27, 2017 - Wagoner County, Oklahoma - Three teens are dead and a fourth getaway  driver faces three counts each of first-degree murder and first-degree burglary after they broke into the wrong home near Tulsa, OK.  Three teens between 16 and 18 years of age whose names have not been released, donned black clothes, masks… Read More

Glock Protests U.S. Army Choice of Sig Sauer P320

Maybe Glock is demanding a recount. It seems that the Austrian company is protesting the U.S. Army's choice of the Sig Sauer P320 platform for its new sidearm. The P320 was announced as the winner of the XM17 Modular Handgun System (MHS) competition in January 2017, after a multi-year testing and gestation period. Not much is currently known about… Read More

Kyle Lamb: Getting A Good Grip

Thought I'd share this great article with you today. It's by the renowned firearms instructor, Kyle Lamb. Kyle Lamb (in case you haven't heard of him) spent 21 years in the US Army, over 15 of which  were with the US Army Special Operations. SGM (retired) Lamb served in combat tours in Mogadishu, Somalia, Iraq (Desert… Read More

Details on the U.S. Army’s new Sig Sauer M17 Sidearm

As I'm sure you've heard by now, the U.S. Army decided on January 19th, 2017 that the Sig Sauer entry to the Modular Handgun System competition was selected to be the new standard sidearm, designated M17. The M17, based on the relatively new Sig Sauer P320 (introduced in 2014), will soon be replacing the Army's… Read More

Next-Generation Combat Rifles

While we are all to one degree or another stalwarts of the platforms we like, it's always great to see what it coming down the pike. Forward-thinking designers are on the ball, addressing issues: revising, rethinking, and redesigning the battle rifle platform, all hoping to make the next big thing. ...and some of this next big thing… Read More

The New Hudson H9 – The Answer to the “Glock vs. 1911” Question?

There must have been too many Glock vs. 1911 memes or arguments online - someone decided to do something about the age-old question. That someone appears to be Hudson Manufacturing, based out of Temple, Texas...and their answer to the question is their new pistol, the H9. Looking rather "Blade Runner" up front and John Moses Browning in… Read More