Have you ever found that recoil slows down your follow-up shots? What about emptying your mag but your slide not locking back? Your handgun grip can cause all sorts of issues from affecting accuracy to slowing the operation of your handgun. Even if you’re a seasoned shooter, you make small adjustments to your shooting grip […]
Our friend Patrick Kelley, who recently made his comeback to the professional shooting sports, is taking a short break from shooting his custom Savage MSR to give us a quick review of a new CZ 97BD handgun in .45 ACP. In case you’re new to Patrick’s particular style of gun review, Mr. Kelley takes a […]
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 […]
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 […]
You can get a new carry gun in your holster and more cash in your wallet with this new rebate from Smith & Wesson. Right now, if you purchase a new M&P Shield, M&P Bodyguard 380, S&W SD, or SDVE handgun you can get up to $75 back in a rebate offer. To make things […]
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, […]
Patrick Kelley can always keep up entertained, whether he’s taking a brand new gun out to a match or he’s playing a song on some steel targets, we’re always glad when we see a new video from him. This time he tried something a little different. Channeling the process of a first time gun buyer […]
Most people who have been around firearms long enough get the basic process of how a gun works. Trigger drops the hammer (or striker), hammer hits the firing pin, firing pin hits the primer, and the cartridge goes ‘bang’. Then the recoil of this process resets the gun and puts the next round in battery. […]
Two new models of Heckler & Koch’s VP striker fired pistol have been added to the company line-up this summer. New Flat Dark Earth (FDE) colored frame variants and threaded barrel Tactical models join the VP family of 9mm and .40 caliber pistols.