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Blackhound Optics out of Tucson, Arizona is releasing a new line of first-focal-plane 34mm main body tube diameter optics, known as the Emerge series. Currently, Blackhound Optics has four different riflescopes in their Emerge collection, two with MOA-based reticles and two that are MIL-based. All four riflescopes have 34mm main body …

Federal Ammunition is commemorating its 100th anniversary this year, but that isn’t the only milestone the company is celebrating. On Aug. 18, United States Army Contracting Command awarded it the largest government contract in the storied firm’s history. The agreement is for Federal to produce the AA50 5.56 NATO frangible ammunition (MK311 MOD …

Springfield Armory has launched a newly updated and expanded online store designed to provide customers with an easy-to-use interface as well as a broad selection of products. The retail website makes getting just the right Springfield product or accessory faster and easier than ever. The revamped and enhanced experience is designed to ensure …

I first learned about the Tippmann Arms’ line-up of M4-22 AR-15 pattern rimfire rifles through the company’s collaboration with Tandemkross (TK) on the Redline race gun version of this platform.  I’ve been a fan of TK’s top-notch components for some time now. I’ve seen positive results with the upgrades the company provides for Ruger’s Mark …

Q. I was at a gun store and saw an Enfield No. 4 rifle that looked to be a pretty standard model to me, except it had a pointed stacking swivel. I have never seen one like this before and was wondering if you could tell me something about it. Is this some …

As we near a midterm election on November 8, a lot of anti-Second Amendment politicians have been blaming guns in general, or our Second Amendment rights in particular, for recent rises in violent-crime rates. They do this even though many of these same politicians have passed no-cash-bail policies, which let …

New York City’s Mayor Eric Adams is becoming more like his predecessor every day. Mayor Adams campaigned on being a different kind of mayor than Bill de Blasio. One that would tackle the rising crime problem plaguing the city. Instead, he’s stolen a page from Mayor Bill de Blasio and …

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 21, 2022 Washington, D.C. – Yesterday, Gun Owners of America (GOA) and Gun Owners Foundation (GOF) re-filed a federal lawsuit in the Northern District of New York over the poorly named Concealed Carry Improvement Act, which took effect September 1st.  Several additional plaintiffs who are willing to break the law or …

On May 14, 1948, Israel declared its independence. One day later, its neighboring nations invaded. That 1948 Arab-Israeli War ended in an armistice in 1949, although many other conflicts followed, and peace in the region remains painfully elusive to this day. Defending the State of Israel—the nation’s official name—is a …

Elite Survival Systems (ESS) is now shipping their new Loadout range bag. This new range bag is designed with plenty of cargo space and useful features such as MOLLE slots and PALS webbing on pockets. The Loadout bag’s dimensions are 17 inches long by 10 inches high by 11 inches wide. …