romeo4xt-pro-1
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Michael Crites

Sig Sauer Romeo 4, Now in AAA

Sig Sauer just dropped a new version of their poplar Romeo red dot, the Romeo 4XT Pro, which uses a single AAA battery rather than the tougher-to-find (especially in remote areas) CR2032 which is standard on other models.

Norma HQ
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Michael Crites

Fiocchi, Norma Expand Ammo Ops in the U.S.

Beretta-owned Swedish-headquartered Norma is launching a $60 million factory project in Georgia that should bring an estimated 600 jobs to the area, while Italy’s Fiocchi is growing its operations in Arkansas with a $41.5 million/120-job ammo primer plant.

Huckleberry
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Michael Crites

G-force Has a Huckleberry

G-force Arms, a Nevada-based importer of budget shotguns from Turkey, is now bringing in a new line of “tactical” lever action .410s dubbed the Huckleberry.

Vang Comp 590A1
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Michael Crites

Vang Comp Brings Tidings of Great Combat Shotguns

Vang Comp has introduced a "no frills" Mossberg 590A1 variant, the Vang Comp Model 764, which adds a light-ready Tri-Rail forend, ghost ring sights, and (of course) Vang's legendary compensated 18-inch heavy-walled shotgun barrel.

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Michael Crites

After Mid-Terms, Looks Like More of the Same in Gun Politics

Well, it turns out that the promised "Red Wave" tsunami of Republican candidates sweeping to office in this month's mid-term election cycle ran out of steam just shortly past the high tide mark, so expect the next two years to continue to roll on in a dysfunctional fashion.

Timney HK MP5 trigger
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Michael Crites

Timney Gets in the MP5 Trigger Biz

Timney are moving into the HK MP5 space with a two-stage (two-pound first stage, two-pound second stage) "no gunsmith required" drop-in trigger for semi-auto variants of the ubiquitous German room broom.

EQUALIZER
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Michael Crites

Smith & Wesson Gets an Equalizer

S&W’s new Equalizer builds on the EZ empire but brings with it the double-stack Shield Plus grip width and magazine footprint, you now get an easy-to-rack, optics-ready pistol that accepts 10+1, 13+1, or 15+1 mags.

Staccato CS a
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Michael Crites

New From Staccato: An Officer-Sized 2011

Texas-based Staccato has announced the new CS pistol, a 16+1 capacity 9mm single-action 2011-style pistol, that trims their "carry" sized 2011 Commander down from a 3.9-inch barrel to a more Officer-sized 3.5-inch.

FN FAL Belgian Gendarmerie kit
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Michael Crites

So, FN Found 400 FALs in a Warehouse

Something like one out of every seven FALs produced was actually made by FN, and most were scrapped post Cold War. That's why it is big news that FN recently found 400 1980s-vintage late-production FAL M1 and M2 models in their Liege warehouses.