Following Protests, Baltimore Decides Against Stronger Penalties for Criminals with Guns

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The city of Baltimore is hurting. With 200 murders this year and counting (a rate faster than ever before) it’s obvious that the “business as usual” mentality isn’t working. Something…

Ammunition Review: Allegiance Ammo Silent Strike Frangible Subsonic .223 Rem (5.56 NATO)

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Guns are loud, and short barreled AR-15s are the worst. When I’m taking newbies to the range for the first time that noise is usually what scares them the most….

US Military Issues New Contract for 7.62 NATO Battle Rifles

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The U.S. military has issued a Request For Information (RFI) to firearms manufacturers looking for a 7.62 NATO battle rifle to be placed into service. The contract’s been dubbed the…

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Housekeeping: Server Move, Comment Issues, and More

We’ve been getting a ton of complaints recently about a few things not working. As the resident BOFH I wanted to take a moment to thank everyone who sent in a…

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Ask Foghorn: What Does “Drop Safe” Mean, and Why Does It Matter?

“Gun companies make a big deal out of their handguns being drop safe,” RF said while puffing on a cigar (just before he quit, descending into madness). “Aren’t all modern…

ATF Starts Instant Approval of Dealer-to-Dealer NFA Transfers

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These days you can walk into almost any gun store and find silencers in stock. Just a few years ago that wasn’t the case. You needed to order a silencer…

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Armatix IP1 “Smart Gun” Hacked with $15 Worth of Magnets

Since its introduction, the Armatix IP1 “smart gun” has gotten oceans of free publicity from hopeful media mavens and gun control advocates, proclaiming the era of personalized firearms is finally…

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Is This the SAW Killer? FightLite Pairs Polymer Ammo with Lightweight Automatic Rifle

When it comes to military gear, lighter is generally better. Mobility is the name of the game. FightLite gets it. They’re pairing their lightweight automatic rifle with polymer cased ammunition…

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5,000 Guns Confiscated So Far from Chicago in 2017

The city of Chicago is the poster child for the graveyard spiral that happens when gun control activists have a stranglehold on the local politicians. The shared belief in that…

Gun Review: Weatherby Mark V Accumark in .308 Win

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There’s no doubt that Remington’s 700 is the champ, the long-time gold standard in bolt action rifles. But much as Romeo y Julieta is (arguably) the gold standard of cigars,…

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Trump’s New Comms Director: More Gun Control is ‘Just Common Sense’

President Trump has appointed Anthony Scaramucci as his new communications director, a move which resulted in Sean Spicer’s resignation earlier today. It also prompted something else: celebration from Michael Bloomberg’s employees…

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Three Best Ways to Eliminate Felt Recoil

When I take newbies shooting for the very first time, the Number One thing that they’re concerned about isn’t noise or the high velocity piece of hot lead rocketing out…