Gun Preview – Cabot Guns Jones and Rangemaster 1911s

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TTAG ran into a new American gun company at the NRA show: Cabot Guns. [Caution: link triggers autoplay audio] You may remember our exclusive April piece on Cabot’s $4,300 GI 1911. In the…

Don’t Leave Home Without it: Insight Technology HX Series Flashlights

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I’ve worked with, tested, and carried the HX120 (above). The flashlight’s strobe function will put James Guthrie into deer in the headlights mode. The max brightness setting is angry enough to leave spots on…

Gear Preview: Insight WL1-AA Weapon Light

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At SHOT this past January, Insight Technologies rolled out a new set of weapon lights – the WL1-AA weapon mounted tactical light. With a brightness of 150Lumens and an “on” time…

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Gear Review: EOTech EXPS2-0 Holographic Weapon Sight

Recently, I ran some gear out at Gunsite in Paulden, Arizona – Namely the Smith & Wesson M&P15 Sport and their E-Series 1911Sc. The folks from Smith teamed up with…

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Irresponsible Gun Owner of the Day: NC Teen Tyler Hodge and Friends

Fourteen-year-old Tyler Hodge (not shown) of Reidsville, NC. Tyler and friends were playing in the woods at a family gathering, celebrating a birthday late Sunday afternoon. At some point, a friend of Hodge’s…

Leupold Introduces New Tactical Optics

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Press release: Leupold, maker of accessories from flashlights to precision rifle optics, launches a new line of aiming devices targeting the tactical market. Be it a modern sporting rifle, good…

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Flying shrapnel anyone?

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Gun Review: Smith & Wesson E-Series SW1911Sc

The 1911 is the dictionary definition of “been there shot that.” Especially now, during the centennial celebrations marking its debut. You could equip an Army unit with all the variants…

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Gun Review: Smith & Wesson M&P15 Sport

There’s innovation, and then there’s beating a dead horse. A few firearms have fallen into this latter category, like John Moses Browning’s 1911 design. At over 100 years old, the…

What Could Possibly Go Wrong: Gunsite Pee-Pee Peg Edition

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Last month, Foghorn posted a QOTD relating to bathroom carry. Just what in the Heck do you do with a holstered pistol in a “pants around your ankles” scenario? Gunsite staff…

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Gun Review: Hi-Point C9 9mm Pistol

TTAG contacted Hi Point’s PR peeps in late January / early February. We were up front about our plan: test the pistol to destruction. To prove (we hoped) that what…

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The Joy Of Holstering

As with many other things in my trip to Gunsite, I saw the light on holsters and holster replacement. What are the tell tales signs that it’s time to replace…

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