In the late 70s and early 80s, Gaston Glock, an engineer with no firearms experience, designed a curious prototype handgun. The project would later carry the title of the venerable GLOCK 17. While not the first polymer framed handgun ever produced, it was by far the most revolutionary for the time. What happens over the […]
A bill reducing fees for License to Carry permits has been passed by the full Texas Senate. Senate Bill 16 is authored by state Sen. Robert Nichols (R-Jacksonville), and it would cut $100 off the initial cost for obtaining a handgun license to $40. Currently, initial permits cost $140.
By now, you’ve probably heard the U.S. Army said farewell to Beretta and its aging M9 platform. The winner took home the trophy (worth $580 million), and Sig Sauer now stands to benefit from all that sweet government money.
After a short hiatus during the blustery Pacific Nortwest winter, Patrick Kelley is back with another Out of the Box and Into the Match review! This week he’s taking the new Canik TP9SFx for a spin. For those of you who haven’t watched one of these reviews before, Patrick takes a brand new gun, gives […]
On Monday, February 27th, Senator John Cornyn of Texas introduced the Constitutional Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act to the Senate Judiciary committee. The bill is intended to expand the rights of citizens with a concealed carry license, empowering them to carry in nearly every other state. Text of the bill has yet to be released, but […]
If you’ve been looking for a reason to buy a new Springfield Armory handgun, you’ve found one. Springfield Armory has just announced its Gear Up Magazine Madness promotion and is offering nearly $200 in free gear when you purchase a new handgun. If you’ve been eyeing a Springfield XD or 1911 but have holding out, […]
It has been a while since Patrick Kelley graced us with an Out of the Box and into the Match review, so we were excited to get his review of the CZ 75 CTS LSP this week. In this review series, Patrick gets a brand new gun, gives it a quick clean and lube job, […]
Get your Form 4’s filled out and your checks to the ATF ready, SilencerCo’s long-awaited Maxim 9 is expected to hit the shelves in April of this year! The unique integrally-suppressed 9mm handgun was announced back in 2015. SilencerCo showed the new production models off at this year’s SHOT Show and have stated the much-anticipated […]
The Defender Training Academy at the Defender Outdoors Shooting Center is great place to learn, improve, and train your firearm technique and your defensive firearm use. But, for those outside of North Texas, the DTA Director of Training has a series of quick drills you can use to increase your skills at your local range. […]
Over the five or so days of SHOT you seen tends of thousands of people, thousands of products, and hundreds of different manufacturers. It’s definitely a lot to take in, but we try to find time to snap a few pictures, ask a few questions, and try to get the information passed a long to […]