What do you get when you have a pair of new 10mm longslide 1911-style pistols? A head-to-head, that’s what. There are far too many similarities in style, audience, features, and price not to consider the 6 inch Remington R1911 and Springfield TRP Operator arch enemies, not only in the tactical market, but the hunting pistol
The .224 Valkyrie is designed for long range shooters. (Photo: Federal Ammunition) Federal Premium introduced a new load into its .224 Valkyrie lineup, launching the 90-grain Sierra MatchKing. Designed for long-range target shooters, the 90-grain load was specifically created for the MSR 15 platform. The new cartridge delivers less wind drift and drop, also maintaining
The Krux rifle stock in Sentinel Green. (Photo: Iota) Iota Outdoors relayed to consumers that reduction time on its custom stocks has been reduced by more than 50-percent with customers now facing expected ship dates of just under three weeks. This reduction in lead time, down from six weeks, applies to Iota custom series of
The CloverLeaf Receiver Peep Sight aims to bring better accuracy to the peep sight market. (Photo: Range Point) Range Point expands its series of rifle parts and accessories with the introduction of its latest peep sights, the CloverLeaf Receiver Peep Sights. The peep sight ships with one base with windage screw in addition to an
In all some 248,000 acres of federal land could be see expanded opportunities to sportsmen (Photo: USFWS) The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service on Monday announced a proposal to expand hunting and fishing at national wildlife refuges in 22 states. Among the changes, which would increase access to 248,000 acres of federal lands for sportsmen,
Big bore hunting pistols are all the rage — just consider the myriad offerings debuted to the market over the previous three years, including Glock, Sig Sauer, Ruger, Remington, and now Springfield. With introduction of the TRP Operator, it would seem Springfield Armory has sat back and taken its time to perfect the longslide 10mm.
The Pioneer 2100 RT is water repellent and features an attachment system for bows and rifles. (Photo: Vanguard) Vanguard introduces a new variant on its hunting backpack line, launching the Pioneer 2100RT in Realtree Xtra. In what the company says is the ideal setup for any hunting expedition, the Pioneer 2100 RT in Realtree Xtra
A Huffington Post opinion piece led by the President Obama’s former wildlife boss sparked clarification from the Outdoor Writer’s Association of America. Headquartered in Missoula, Montana, the OWAA is composed of some 800 individual members and about 200 supporting groups “from the broad, modern spectrum of outdoor beats, from shooting to camping, backpacking to kayaking,
The Ultra IR Illuminators are designed to work alonside the company’s Digisight Ultra. (Photo: Pulsar) Pulsar introduces new models to its Ultra IR Illuminators series, launching the Ultra-850 IR Illuminator and the Ultra-940 IR Illuminator. The Ultra IR series is designed to work with Pulsar Digisight Ultra models only, mounting to the side socket on
The Tactical Hunter Stock blends a tactical style with hunting functionality. (Photo: McMillan) Following the release of the M40A1 HTG Stock McMillan Fiberglass Stocks debuts a new modified version, launching the Tactical Hunter Stock. The Tactical Hunter Stock takes note of the M40A1 design, blending a tactical style with a profile best suited for long
Beretta came to the 2018 NRAAM with the hopes of turning the waterfowl hunting world on it’s head with the release of the all new A400 Xtreme Plus. They took an already stellar shotgun and made some substantial improvements all in the hopes of making this the most versatile and rugged waterfowl shotgun on the
The .327 Federal Magnum chambering entered the market with little fanfare more than a decade ago and is just now coming into its own with a full complement of serious guns. From Henry’s Big Boy line to multiple Ruger revolvers, the stout little round is barking its praises. Seeing that potential and success, the folks
President Obama’s U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service administrator joined with a group of outdoor writers and photographers to pen an editorial calling for a number of new gun restrictions. Former FWS Director Dan Ashe was among a dozen public figures to sign an opinion piece published last week by the Huffington Post entitled “An Open
The Citadel series offers three scope options — two in first focal plane configuration and one second focal plane model. (Photo: Sightmark) Sightmark continues to roll out new optics options to consumers, introducing the latest in its series of riflescopes — the Citadel. The Citadel offers two first focal plane options with the 3-18×50 and
The X-Ring Takedown Rifle in Mossy Oak Original Bottomland is the latest takedown rifle to enter the Tactical Solutions lineup. (Photo: Tactical Solutions) Tactical Solutions debuted the newest version on its X-Ring Takedown Rifle featuring the Mossy Oak Original Bottomland pattern. The X-Ring Takedown boasts a Magpul Backpacker Stock in a green Mossy Oak Bottomland
House lawmakers advanced a proposal this week allowing states to use funds from a federal excise tax on gun sales to promote shooting sports. The House Committee on Natural Resources approved the plan Tuesday modernizing the 1937 Pittman-Robertson Wildlife Restoration Act to reflect the shrinking pool of hunters, anglers and shooters paying into the fund.
Christensen Arms expands its rifle line, adding new left handed models to its Mesa and Ridgeline hunting rifle series. Designed for southpaw shooters, the left handed variants feature the same materials and components shooters have come to expect from Christensen Arms. “As one of our most requested products, we now offer two of our most
Here’s one certain truth—if you’re shopping Guns.com Mother’s Day Gift Guide for your mama, she’s one cool lady. Whether you have a gun kind of budget or you’re more on the bookmark pay scale, we have something to make your outdoorsy life-giver smile. Weatherby Mark V Camilla Weatherby’s Mark V Camilla buttstock is customized for
The Forge riflescope is one of the newest additions to the Bushnell lineup. (Photo: Bushnell) Bushnell quickly announced the release of three new premium hunting optics line just a day before thousands of consumers are set to descend on the company’s booth at the NRA Annual Meeting in Dallas. The three lines — the Prime,
In 2017, Savage Arms expanded the working person’s options for long range excellence by introducing the 10 BA Stealth. This year, the company went deep on options for distance shooters when they added the 10 BA Stealth Evolution. I’ve been fortunate to be able to do a months-long examination of the two platforms to inform some
I’ll be the first to admit that when I got my hands on my Knights Armament Company SR-15 for the first time I was almost a complete novice when it came to the AR family of rifles. I’d shot them, I owned a second hand DPMS AR and I knew enough to fix a
When’s the last time you bought a 22LR rimfire that, like a transformer, could quickly morph into both a 17HMR or 22 WMR? How about a rifle that drops into both a short youth stock or high-end precision adult furniture? Never, that’s when. But that’s exactly what CZ offers in their new 455 Scout. What
The scope touts a first focal plane design. (Photo: Primary Arms) Primary Arms continues its roll out of new gun gear with its introduction of the company’s first 1-6×24 low power variable scope in first focal plane configuration. Offering 1-6x magnification, the new scope’s FFP style allows riflers to use the ACSS Raptor reticle at
The Impact Vest gives hunters a means to sit out on the hunt with its fold out cushion. (Photo: Alps OutdoorZ) Alps OutdoorZ debuted the new Impact Vest designed specifically for turkey hunters but with the ability to crossover to other hunting styles. Ideal for hunting that necessitates both walking and sitting, the Impact Vest
The Model 110 Bear Hunter offers an adjustable design with the Accufit system and AccuTrigger. (Photo: Savage Arms) Savage Arms adds the Model 110 Bear Hunter to its inventory of AccuFit equipped hunting rifles. The 110 Bear Hunter is chambered in several calibers to include: 300 WSM, .338 Federal, .300 Win Mag., .338 Win. Mag.
Spring turkey season is fast approaching. If you don’t have a favorite gun to fill that early season tag, now is the time to hit your local gun shop and grab one of these proven gobbler getters. Here are a few of our favorites: Winchester SX3 The SX3 cycles all ammo from 2-3/4” to 3-1/2”
The AR Optics scope line gets a boost with more models added. (Photo: Bushnell) Bushnell adds to its line of AR Optics, designed for Modern Sporting Rifles, introducing scopes tailored for popular and prevalent calibers. The AR Optics series now encompass .22 LR, .223/5.56, .308 Win, .300 BLK, 6.5 Creedmoor and .224 Valkyrie scope offerings.
Primary Arms Optics launches a new second focal plane riflescope with ACSS Griffin Mil reticle. (Photo: Primary Arms Optics) Primary Arms Optics debuted its latest product, the 1-6x24SFP, pairing the company’s 1-6×24 second focal plane riflescope with the ACSS Griffin Mil reticle. The scope boasts a red illuminated ACSS Griffin Mil reticle calibrated to automatically
The Savage 110 Wolverine is the latest rifle to join the Savage Arms family. (Photo: Savage Arms) Savage Arms adds another new variant to its Model 110 lineup, launching the 110 Wolverine chambered in .450 Bushmaster. The Savage 110 Wolverine boasts precision paired with power to down bears, deer and hogs efficiently, according to the
The Remington 870 sits atop the list of the most popular, affordable, and bulletproof shotguns in the American arsenal. Now users have options, as Remington pumps up a new 870 DM–detachable magazine–feed in place of the traditional tube-fed slide action. Is this a case of “why didn’t they do this sooner?” Or “why mess with