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NRA Members Put Oklahoma's Boren On Board

District 2 U.S. Rep. Dan Boren, D-Muskogee, believes he will be able to do even more to help gun owners in eastern Oklahoma now that he’s been named to the National Rifle Association’s Board of Directors.   More...

Burris Eliminator II and III LaserScopes Now Shipping

Burris is pleased to announce that the much anticipated Eliminator II and Eliminator III LaserScopes are now being shipped to dealers across the country. The new 3.5x-10x-50 Eliminator LaserScope, which was introduced in August, starting shipping in October.   More...

ATN PS40-3P Turns Daytime Scope into Night Vision

(GunReports.com) – American Technologies Network, Corp.’s new ATN PS40-3P Day/Night Scope System allows a daytime scope Night Vision capability in seconds by mounting in front of the daytime scope enabling nighttime operation.   More...

Brownells Expands Its Most Popular Line of Magna-Tip Accessories

Brownells has expanded the line of Magna-Tip screwdrivers to include three new accessories. The new ratchet handle (stock no. 080-000-513), adjustable torque handle (stock no. 080-000-515) and master storage block (stock no. 080-000-514) allow firearm enthusiasts to maximize the performance from their Magna-Tip screwdrivers. Adjustable in 1 inch/pound increments, the torque handle lets users apply the exact amount of torque necessary for any gun screw, from scope rings to trigger guard screws. The handle has a…   More...

GunReports.com Video: Thompson Machine’s Suppressor Lineup

Austin Miller from GunReports.com talks with Brooks from Thompson Machine at the Silencers Are Legal Shoot at Elm Fork Shooting Range in Dallas. Thompson Machine is a Florida-based company in operation since 1991 providing rapid prototyping and design services. They offer a line of suppressors engineered for full user serviceability.   More...

Sightmark’s AAT5G Green Laser Designator Tested by NTOA

MANSFIELD, Texas — Sightmark’s AAT5G Green Laser Designator, a green laser with the same design concepts as the recently released AACT5R Red Laser Designator, was recently tested by a member of the National Tactical Officers Association's (NTOA) Member Tested and Recommended Program.   More...

Randolph Engineering Congratulates Rhode On Silver Medal

Peter Waszkiewicz, CEO of Randolph Engineering, Inc. is congratulating long-time company spokesperson Kimberly Rhode on her silver medal victory at the Beijing Olympics. 'Kim has depended on our eyewear to perform in world-class competitions for a long time. We're absolutely thrilled for her.', said Waszkiewicz.   More...

Open Thread: What Holster Do GunReporters Recommend for Full-Size 1911s?

A poster on the Gun Tests Facebook page asked: 'Does Gun Tests have prior articles regarding holsters for CCW carry of a full size 1911 style pistol? I think a number of your readers are willing to accept the bulk in exchange for the benefits of a carrying a full-size .45 (such as the ability to shoot it more accurately under stress.)' The Gun Tests page architecture doesn't support a forum-like discussion, so we created this open thread for GunReporters to jump in and comment. Carry On!   More...

New Wiley X Guard 'Serves and Protects' Eyes of Hunters and Shooters

(GunReports.com) -- When you’re in the field or on the range, you need to be dialed in—from your skill level to your gear—to be both safe and successful. And with the latest top-of-the-line addition to the acclaimed Wiley X Changeable Series™, the Wiley X Guard™, you’re able to dial in the perfect high performance lens option to fit any condition or application in seconds.   More...

AcuSport Adds FireClean Brand to Gun Cleaning Lines

AcuSport Corporation, a leading distributor of shooting and hunting products, has added FireClean advanced gun oil to its cleaning products lines. FireClean is non-toxic and odorless, and is designed to melt carbon while lubricating and conditioning the gun in one step.   More...

Customized Pistol Grips Available from Rio Grande

Rio Grande Custom Grips is now making custom handgun stocks with customer-supplied photos, logos, or texts. Initial design and production setup and application of the image into the first pair of handgun grips is $112.95.   More...

Check All Your Gear This Hunting Season—Including Your Sling

With the onset of hunting seasons around the country, now is the time to check each piece of hunting gear to make sure it is in tip-top shape. One item that may get overlooked is the sling for your rifle or shotgun. Having a comfortable, safe sling as you head to the fields, the mountains, the brush or the prairie this season will provide you confidence and security that your firearm will stay in place as you chase your trophy.   More...

Brownells' Gun-Specific Driver Set for Glock

MONTEZUMA, Iowa — While Glock pistols don't require many tools for disassembly, armorers and other pros use some special items to make the job easier. Brownells has combined them all into one compact, self-storing unit, the Screwdriver Set for Glock (#080-000-408).   More...

Source of ‘pre-B’ CZ 75 Magazines

From Gun Tests reader Dan Brunger in the upcoming November 2013 issue:'Newer magazines do not fit my CZ 75. Could you tell me when the change occurred and how to tell the magazines apart other from physically trying them?'   More...

New ATI Stock Adjusts for LOP

MILWAUKEE, Wis. -- Advanced Technology International (ATI) has announced a new adjustable hunting stock which telescopes in four positions from 12-3/8” to 14-3/8” in length of pull.   More...

Streamlight Launches $50 Protac 2AAA Light

Streamlight’s new ultra-compact and lightweight ProTac 2AAA is the company’s latest in the ProTac series of tactical handheld lights for law enforcement and tactical personnel. The ProTac 2AAA uses two easily sourced AAA alkaline batteries and delivers up to 80 lumens measured system output and 1,550 candela peak beam intensity.   More...

Bushnell Introduces Two New HiRise Sights For Flat Top AR-15 Style Rifles

Bushnell Outdoor Products has introduced two new red-dot sights designed for AR-style rifles. The AR Optics TRS-25 and First Strike HiRise sights include a riser block that elevates the sight to the proper mounting height for a flattop rifle. The integrated HiRise base can be quickly mounted on a Weaver-style base or Picatinny rail.   More...

Kel-Tec Rolls Out New Gunlight

Kel-Tec’s new CL-43 flashlight is an extremely bright flashlight designed to be used in conjunction with a firearm. The CL-43 is CNC machined from extruded 6061 aluminum. The light operates via a rearward-click button located midpoint of the flashlight with both constant and momentary-on capabilities.   More...

GunReports.com Video: Insight's Combined Laser and LED Sights

GunReports.com finds that laser sights are fine, but sometimes you need to illuminate the target--or find it--before firing. Insight's combined laser sights and lights do exactly that. At SHOT 2010, they introduced a new line that includes bright but power-saving LEDs.   More...