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 […]
SilcencerCo’s innovative Maxim 9 is starting to hit dealer shelves. The much-touted integrally suppressed pistol kept a voracious public waiting anxiously for over 18 months since it’s initial announcement.
GENESEO, IL, April 28, 2017 – Springfield Armory is pleased to announce its all-new patent-pending hammer-fired, single-stack, 9mm compact pistol, the XDE. The principle behind the new XDE — the best elements of Springfield Armory’s world-renowned XD Series, condensed into a pistol that’s intuitive, comfortable and accurate.
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 […]
Running around the deer lease in your pickup truck is about as American as it gets. Running around said property in your truck with a gun behind the seat is even more so. The theory behind the truck gun is one of necessity. The rural population sometimes has a need to put down a wandering […]
Fabrique Nationale‘s American division, FN America, has released their new firearm, the FN 509. FN’s goal was to make the 509 the most reliable handgun on the planet and according to their press release, shot over 1 million rounds during development and testing. The Firearm Blog’s Patrick Robert and one of the FN engineers visited […]
Last year, Springfield Armory had quite the lead-up to their new SAINT rifle. Springfield spent months unveiling their new “Defend Your Legacy” initiative before finally pulling the curtain back on their new SAINT AR-style rifle a couple months later. Now Springfield is back teasing a new handgun. Watch the video here:
Have you wanted to get into Long Range shooting or precision hunting, but didn’t know where to start? Well, now you can learn the basics and really improve your long distance precision with the Defender Precision Rifle Course. For this course, the Defender Training Academy partnered with Geordie Richardson, a 10-year competitive long range shooter […]
Browning’s popular Black Label series of 1911 handguns is getting a whole lot bigger this month. Browning has announced they will be releasing six new models of Black Label 1911-22 rimfire pistols and five new models of the Black Label 1911-380 series. These new handguns join the ever popular Pro, Stainless, and Medallion Black Label […]
Defender Outdoors has started a new YouTube series, Defender After Dark. The After Dark series shows some of the things the range officers get up to after the range closes up for the night. These short clips let the watcher sit in on some of our product testing and exclusive interviews with range guests. This […]