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, […]

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DOT THE EYE: TFB’s Top Picks For Micro Red Dot Sights (MRDS)

We have seen an amazing amount of progress in the world of red dot and reflex optics as firearm aiming solutions in the past five to ten years. From smaller form factors, insane battery lives, optical clarity, ruggedness, reticle sizes and shapes as well as competitive pricing – there is no better time to shop […]

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10MM TUESDAY: CMMG Goes Big With 10mm Banshee Pistols, Rifles

CMMG 10mm BansheeBuilding on the success of their Radial Delayed Blowback system, CMMG has just dropped a 10mm Banshee into their pistol and short barrel rifle product lineup. The new “best millimeter” gun joins thirteen other Banshee caliber and magazine options, ranging from .22LR through .458 SOCOM. The patented Radial Delayed Blowback system works to help reduce […]

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SILENCER SATURDAY #89: Who Was Hiram Percy Maxim?

Hiram Percy MaximGood evening everyone and thank you for joining us for a late edition of TFB’s Silencer Saturday. Last week we went into the world of adjustable gas blocks and offered up some insight by way of TFB staff favorites. This week we pay our respects the inventor and founder of the firearm silencer movement, Hiram […]

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NEW SIG P365 SAS: TFB Goes Hands-On With A Slick Setup

P365 SASA few months ago TFB was allowed an exclusive sneak peek at SIG Sauer’s newest iteration of the P365 subcompact pistol. Like the rest of the snag-free versions of SIG’s popular carry guns, the new P365 SAS features rounded edges, recessed controls, and an overall slick profile. However, this new CCW-focused gun goes several steps […]

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BEST Of The WORST: Amazon Gun Gifts Available Now

Best of the Worst: Amazon Gun GiftsImagine a free world where you could use Amazon Prime to order a dozen Magpul PMags, a case of 5.56mm ammo or a Geissele AR-15 trigger. And while I realize that it’s “their business, their rules” and that there are many other high-quality outlets that will ship you exactly what you want, there is still a […]

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BRAND NEW KelTec P17 – 17 Rounds, 13 Ounces, Threaded Barrel, $199

KelTec P17Innovative firearms manufacturer KelTec has just announced their latest release that is both feature rich as well as affordable. The KelTec P17 pistol holds 16+1 rounds of .22lr, weighs less than 14 ounces, features a threaded barrel and has an MSRP of $199. The P17 package also adds a light/laser accessory rail, three magazines and […]

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