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DeSantis Quick On-and-Off Holster for LE

AMITYVILLE, N.Y. -- Are you an on‐duty officer who must remove his firearm and holster upon entering any courthouse, or jail, prison, headquarters or similar facility? The DeSantis E‐Z Hanger Keeper U87, $30, might offer some help.   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...

Cali May Move to Ban Bullet Button

California State Senator Leland Yee is moving to outlaw the “bullet button,” an AR-15 accessory that enables “fixed” magazines to be removed quickly with the tip of a bullet or other pointed object.   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...

Brownells AR-15/M16 Catalog #6 Offers 3000 Products

(GunReports.com) -- The new Brownells AR-15/M16 & AR-Type .308 Catalog #6 is jam-packed with more than 3,000 products exclusively for AR-style rifles. Whether you're building a modern sporting rifle from the ground up, adding new sights, dropping in a new trigger, or installing a new buttstock, you'll find all the parts you need in the AR-15 #6 catalog. 'Pete and I, along with the entire Brownells Team, think AR-15 owners are really going to enjoy the #6 catalog,' said Company CEO Frank Brownell. 'AR catalog #5 featured the largest number of new AR products we'd ever offered, but we beat our own record this time. In #6, you'll find more than 350 new products for the AR platform, plus all the old stand-by items you gotta have in order to build, customize, and service your rifle.'   More...

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...

ATN 6015-WPT Night Vision Monocular Now NTOA Tested and Recommended

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – American Technologies Network Corp. (ATN) announced today that the National Tactical Officer’s Association (NTOA) has completed its review and testing of the ATN 6015-WPT Night Vision Monocular and has received an overall score of 4.9 out of a possible 5 in their Member Tested and Recommended Program ratings.   More...

CAA Rolls Out Bipod with Picatinny Rail

BENSALEM, Pa. -- Command Arms Accessories has released a redesigned and improved bipod that includes a 3' Picatinny rail added to the base of the mount. The feet and leg extension push buttons have also been redesigned.   More...

GunReports.com Product Minute: Galco VHawk

Mike Barham, media liaison for Galco, demonstrates the new VHawk holster. Galco’s patented new V-Hawk tuckable IWB is constructed of premium steerhide and comes with with both leather 1½” belt loops and tuckable injection molded 1¼” C-Hooks.   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...

Carl Zeiss Expands Victory RF Rangefinder Binocular Line

New Victory 8x56 and 10x56 T* RF laser rangefinder binoculars join the previously introduced 8x45 and 10x45 models in Carl Zeiss’ RF binocular line. The RF binoculars include rangefinding capability, LED display and integrated BIS™ ballistic calculator.   More...

Meopta Expands MeoPix iScoping Adapter Line

High-end sports-optics manufacturer Meopta USA is producing additional versions of the MeoPix iScoping Adapter to fit Swarovski, Leica and Zeiss spotting scopes and binoculars, as well as most popular mid-level optics brands.   More...

Brownells Launches Online Affiliate Program

Brownells has just announced an affiliate program that allows website owners to post Brownells text and banner advertisements on their site and receive a commission on any sales that result from the link.   More...

Congressmen Introduce Pro-Gun Bill in House

U.S. Reps. Zack Space (D-Ohio) and Steve King (R-Iowa) have introduced the 'Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives Reform and Firearms Modernization Act of 2007' (HR 4900), legislation which represents a major advance in protecting the rights of firearms dealers. HR 4900 is a bipartisan bill that will overhaul many of the administrative penalties for licensed firearms dealers, manufacturers and importers of firearms that currently treat simple paperwork mistakes as purposeful and willful violations of…   More...