2019 Golden Bullseye Award: Federal Premium Hydra-Shok Deep

hydra-shok deepThe National Rifle Association hosted the NRA Annual Meetings less than a month ago in Indianapolis, Indiana to some door-busting crowds. With the fodder of new guns and cool, freshly-debuted products also comes the annual announcement of the NRA’s Shooting Illustrated magazine’s Golden Bullseye Awards for industry products. Federal Premium‘s Hydra-Shok Deep took home the Golden Bullseye Award […]

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FN Unveils MK48 Machine Gun in 6.5 Creedmoor

As the Special Operations Forces Industry Conference (SOFIC) starts today at The Tampa Convention Center (Florida) FN will be showing a prototype of a 6.5 Creedmoor Mk 48 Mod 2 Machine Gun. SOFIC is described as the premier venue for the SOF community to interact with relevant industries “and to collaborate on the challenges, initiatives, and […]

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NEW Heavy Blazer Brass to Replicate Duty Loads for Practice

heavy blazerCCI has rolled out a new flavor of ammo specifically meant to duplicate duty loads, but at a more affordable price-point for practice with their Heavy Blazer Brass 9mm in a 147 Grain FMJ (Full-Metal Jacket). A lot of hollow point offerings for 9mm come in heavier grain weights than traditional, cheap training ammo. It […]

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LMT Defense Announces Award with Estonian Defence Forces

MLCPSLMT Defense have confirmed their award of the contract for the Estonian Defence Forces new 5.56×45 and 7.62x51mm rifles. We have been closely following the Estonian rifle trials here at TFB and back in December 2018, we reported that Estonia’s military had chosen two of LMT’s rifles. The contracts have now been signed and production […]

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Nosler Unveils 115 Grain 6mm Reduced Drag Factor Bullet

Reduced Drag FactorI am so far out of my element with this press release that I probably should have sent this over to Matt, Joel or virtually anyone else on the staff for a proper analysis. But our friends at Nosler are always a pleasure to deal with, so I’m happy to drop PR out to you […]

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SureFire SOCOM300-Ti Suppressors Now Shipping

SureFire have announced that their SOCOM300-Ti suppressor is now shipping. We got a look at the SOCOM300-Ti first hand at this years NRA Annual Meeting, SureFire describe it as “ultimate lightweight suppressor for 7.62 mm bolt action rifles.” The SOCOM300-Ti is 7.9 inches long, 1.5 inches wide and weighs in at 11 ounces. Available in black and FDE it uses […]

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SIG SAUER’s Commemorative Pistols To Help L.E. Memorial Fund

Sig's LE Memorial Fund commemorative PistolsSIG Sauer is introducing three law enforcement commemorative pistols with the expressed desire to help contribute to the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund (NLEOMF).  The NLEOMF was started in 1984.  The mission of the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund is to tell the story of American law enforcement, honor the fallen and make it […]

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