Howa HS Precision Rifle

By Mike Dickerson Time proven ingredients combine to create a sub-MOA hunting rifle recipe The H-S Precision stock came with a substantial recoil pad that did a decent job of mitigating felt recoil. The H-S Precision stock incorporates an aluminum bedding block and is hand-laminated with a mixture of Kevlar, carbon...

19th Century ‘Vampire Kit’ Tied to Famous Painter Up for Grabs (PHOTOS)

The kit appeared on History Channel’s Pawn Stars and looks to be associated with a British artist who moved in the same circles as the creators of Sherlock Holmes and Dracula (Photos: IMA) A kit that includes everything from a matched set of pistols with silver bullets to wooden stakes...

Australian Police Tout ‘Gun’ Bust While Preparing to Enforce Ban on ‘Zombie’ Knives

Police in Sydney posted about a recent gun seizure that looks like nothing to brag about as they warn that it is now illegal to possess a so-called “Zombie knife.” The New South Wales Police Force over the weekend announced the results of a “Firearms Prohibition Order search” conducted on...

Army’s New HK Designated Marksman Rifle Pops Up in Field Tests

The SDMR in all its glory, complete with translucent mags, HK German roll marks, offset backup sights, a Geissele mount, suppressor and Sig Tango6 optic. (Photos: U.S. Army) Soldiers at Fort Bliss recently fielded the new SDMR in a series of tests before the rifle reaches a wider Army-wide audience. Troops...

The Magpul SGA Stock and Pump – Long Term Review

My Remington 870 Wingmaster has seen a lot of abuse. It’s an older shotgun with a lot of character if you will. I never felt updating this little gun from the standard Remington polymer stock and the pump was necessary, but I was curious about Magpul made shotgun gear...

What holds up to 20mm fire better: giant gummy bears or aluminum blocks? (VIDEOS)

Is a Typhon 20mm enough to zip through a trio of aluminum blocks or elite cadre of giant gummy bears? You’ll probably never need to know the answer to this, but it’s still fun to watch. In the above, Edwin Sarkissian — with a little help from Mark Serbu who...

Mec-Gar USA Announces New Sig Sauer 226 X5 9mm Magazines

MIDDLETOWN, CONN. – Mec-Gar USA is proud to announce the addition of an upgraded 9mm 19 round Sig Sauer P226 X5 magazine to their product line. The magazine consists of a 17 round tube with their new aluminum +2 basepad installed. Each magazine has Mec-Gar’s proprietary anti-friction coating which...

Ready, Set, Game: 3-Gun Nation launches VR game on Steam platform

3-Gun Nation offers an immersive competitive shooting VR experience with a new video game due out in March. (Photo: 3-Gun Nation) 3-Gun Nation is developing a VR video game — expected to drop on the Steam gaming platform in a few weeks — that centers on 3-Gun shooting. A collaboration between...

Navy taps augmented reality to improve firearms training (VIDEO)

The Navy is experimenting with a system that could help make those manning the fleet’s guns more ready to react to a threat. Dubbed the Weapons Augmented Reality Scoring System, or WARSS, the system developed by Naval Surface Warfare Center, Corona Division, provides more of an interactive experience than shooting...

Arkansas on verge of reducing fees for concealed carry permits

Republican Gov. Asa Hutchinson said in December he supported the move to cut carry license fees in half, and lawmakers sent him a bill this week to do just that. (Photo: Hutchinson’s office) Gov. Asa Hutchinson is poised to sign a bill approved on Tuesday by the Republican-heavy state legislature...