POTD: Shooting the RPG-7

Portable and reusable, and one of the best known and iconic anti-tank (anti-whatever) rocket-propelled grenade launchers ever. That is the subject in TFB’s Photo Of The Day, and above you can see the grenade just leaving the launcher. The RPG-7 (РПГ-7) has been in use since the very early 1960, including the Vietnam War. RPG-7s […]

Read More …

The post POTD: Shooting the RPG-7 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.

SILENCER SATURDAY #90: How Quiet Are Pistol Suppressors?

Pistol suppressorsGood day lead slingers and welcome back to the 90th edition of TFB’s Silencer Saturday. Over the last 18 months we’ve covered a broad range of topics – from Hollywood movie silencer depictions, to using a MILSTD decibel meter to rate the newest and most unique suppressors available on the American market.   Rimfire, pistol, […]

Read More …

The post SILENCER SATURDAY #90: How Quiet Are Pistol Suppressors? appeared first on The Firearm Blog.

KE Arms Celebrates 15th Anniversary of the Sunset of the Federal “Assault Weapons Ban”

September 13th 2004 the Federal “Assault Weapons Ban” Expired. Today is a day to be remembered as a victory for constitutional rights. American citizens were once again able to buy modern semiautomatic firearms with the features they wanted and standard capacity magazines at prices not artificially inflated by a restricted supply. The sunset of the […]

FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS: Night Vision Helmet Safety Accessories

Just like firearms, there is a world of accessories for the night vision equipped shooter. In this week’s edition of Friday Night Lights, I will highlight some of the commonly used or interesting night vision helmet safety accessories that I have used or have seen other people use. Hopefully, you will discover something here that […]

Read More …

The post FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS: Night Vision Helmet Safety Accessories appeared first on The Firearm Blog.

POTD: German Panzergrenadier with Panzerfaust 3

The Panzerfaust 3 looks like a futuristic, or at least modern, thing. But it was designed and developed by Dynamit Nobel AG in the late 1970s into the mid-1980s, and came into service in 1992. If you’ve seen the Memes you know what it does. It fausts Panzers! There is also a Bunkerfaust version. You […]

Read More …

The post POTD: German Panzergrenadier with Panzerfaust 3 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.

Featured Deals of the Week – 9/13/19

Deals-of-the-Week-Header-1Hello and welcome back to another Featured Deals of the Week. I’m your host, Benjamin F, and this is the “I just got back from vacation” edition of DOTW. Colt LE6920 5.56 Carbine – $899.00 What the deal is: It’s the Colt LE6920. I mean there’s not much else to add, most everyone is familiar […]

Read More …

The post Featured Deals of the Week – 9/13/19 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.

TFB Exclusive: An Interview with Ron Cohen, CEO of SIG Sauer

Recently the US Army’s Next Generation Squad Weapons program moved into its next phase, with three companies down selected, one of these was SIG Sauer. We had the pleasure of sitting down to speak with SIG Sauer’s CEO, Ron Cohen, at the 2019 Defence & Security Equipment International (DSEI) exposition in London. We were able […]

Read More …

The post TFB Exclusive: An Interview with Ron Cohen, CEO of SIG Sauer appeared first on The Firearm Blog.