Author: Scott Walker

St. Louis Police Unload 27 Tommy Guns

The Chicago Typewriter. The Trench Broom. The Tommy Gun. The Chopper. The M1928A1. Whatever you call the Thompson submachine gun, it has a storied past that reminds us all of the Roaring 20’s and the gangsters who used them. Auto-Ordnance and other companies make civilian reproductions these days, but if you ever wanted to get […]

CMMG Releases 4 New Rifles in 6.5 Creedmoor

CMMG, Inc, a leading manufacturer of AR-15 rifles, .22LR AR-15 Conversion Kits, accessories, and tactical bacon, announced they are releasing four new rifles. All four of the Mk3 series of rifles are chambered in the very popular 6.5mm Creedmoor. CMMG becomes the latest firearm manufacturer to introduce offering in 6.5 Creedmoor; following a SHOT Show […]

Patrick Kelley Comes Out of Retirement for Savage

For those that follow the shooting sports, you’re probably pretty familiar with the “King of Heavy Metal” Patrick Kelley. Or, if you follow Defender Outdoors, you probably know Patrick from his Out of the Box and into the Match Review series and in-depth gear reviews and shooting tips that he does for us. But, Patrick […]

ATF Reverses Decision on Stabilizing Braces

AR shooters, Rejoice! The ATF have reversed their position on the legality of stabilizing arm braces. The popular arm braces became a near-instant hit following their introduction in 2013, but ran into some legal gray areas following an ATF guidance letter in 2015 that stated shouldering the brace would lead to the creation of a […]

5 Things You May Be Surprised to Know about Hunting

The National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF) recently published a series of five infographics detailing the contributions of hunters across the United States. For those of us who hunt, we know how vital our contributions are to conservation and the economy as a whole, but there are still people who believe that hunting is detrimental to […]

Oklahoma Man Defends Home Against Three Burglars

An Oklahoma man defended his home from three burglars who broken into the Broken Arrow, OK home after 12:30 PM on March 27th. The man, 23 year old Zach Peters, used an AR-15 to shoot the armed burglars. All three intruders were killed, and preliminary investigation shows Peters acted in self-defense under Oklahoma’s Stand Your […]

Doctors Prescribe Suppressors for Hearing Protection

After years of college, medical school, residency, and practice, you’d hope that most doctors would be pretty smart. A group of doctors called Doctors for Responsible Gun Ownership (DRGO) shows just how smart they are in a recent white paper endorsing the use of suppressors to prevent firearm-related hearing loss. Read more in this report […]

Fatal Gun Accidents Down 17%, But Cost Americans Millions

Two new studies published recently have offered a mixed-bag of news regarding firearm-related fatalities. As most gun owners know, proper storage and handling of firearms can prevent accidental deaths and injuries, though less responsible or less experienced gun owners may still lead to some unfortunate incidents. One study states Americans are spending millions of dollars […]