New to the market

Now available from Sharps Rifle Company: the Relia-Bolt

Wyoming-based Sharps Rifle Company, inventors of the promising new AR round, the .24-45 are now selling their Relia-Bolt AR bolts. According to the company product page, the bolts are machined from S7 tool steel, coated with NP...


The rifle that aims itself

With all the recent controversy surrounding so called “smart guns,” we thought it would be interesting to take a look at one of the “smartest” small arms invented to date. To summarize, the Tracking Point rifle system n...



Ruger adds “Predator” version of American Rifle series

Sturm, Ruger & Company, Inc. announced last week the addition of a Predator version of its affordable American Rifle to the company’s product line. In addition to standard American Rifle features, the Predator version...



New from Blaser: The Bockdrilling BD14

Here’s one for drilling* and combo gun fans. Germany’s Blaser recently announced the release of their Bockdrilling BD14, a triple barrel, double trigger work of art that’s ready to take on all manner of game, large or sma...


Video: G2’s RIP rounds in action

One of the more interesting new ammo choices to hit the market in 2014 has been the RIP (Rapidly Invasive Projectile) round by G2 Research. Offered in .380 ACP and 9mm, RIP projectiles are composed of pre-segmented copper that ...



The ARES Defense SCR: another AR that’s legal everywhere

It seems that an increasing number of manufacturers are attempting to corner a niche market of AR platform enthusiasts who live in a state (like New York) that has banned most or all of the features that make an AR an AR (pisto...



Introducing the .45 Raptor for the AR-10

The AR-15 has been big-bore capable for more than a decade now with fans of the platform being able to choose from the .450 Bushmaster, the .458 SOCOM, and the .50 Beowulf. The AR-10 platform, however, has curiously remained wi...


Black Rain Ordnance circumvents the SAFE Act with NY compliant ARs

The recent passage of the NY SAFE act in New York State effectively banned citizens from possessing standard AR-15 rifles. Specifically, the law banned the possession of all semi-automatic rifles that accept detachable magazine...



The Troy Sporting Rifle: A pump action AR-15

Love the AR-15 but live in a place that makes ownership of standard ARs difficult or impossible? Troy Defense has a possible solution with their pump action Troy Sporting Rifle-PAR. The rifle has the look and feel of a standard...


New from Federal Premium: Vital-Shok 10mm Auto Trophy Bonded JSP

Federal Premium announced this week the release of  a Vital-Shok™ Trophy Bonded®  load in 10mm Auto. The new offering from Federal is said to “restore the capabilities” of the 10mm auto and was designed with h...