Propper Celebrates a Half Century

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Propper makes all sorts of bags, cases, pants, shirts, jackets, BDUs, body armor, boots, and other tactical apparel goods. Apparently, they’ve been doing so for 50 years now. Some interesting (I…

Top 10 Most Popular Firearms Companies (According to TTAG Readers)

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The latest tweaks to the TTAG review database not only give our readers better access to our extensive list of gun reviews, but it also allows us a better understanding of…

The Truth About Firearms Purchased Without a Background Check

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TTAG reader DonS takes a look at Colorado’s “universal background check” stats: Prior to 31 March 2001, Colorado was like most other states in that private party transfers (PPTs) did not require…

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Ukraine to Switch From AK-74 to M16, Produce Their Own Rifles

Ukraine used to be under the thumb part of the Soviet Union back in the day. They got all of the benefits which came with that alliance: a bad economy,…

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Gear Review: Gear Head Works Tailhook Pistol Braces (New Release)

While “game changer” may be one of the most overused phrases of the past few years, earning my distaste almost as strongly as the completely useless term “bi-weekly” but with…

Coming Soon From Savage Arms: An MSR

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Savage Arms says “Better is Coming” in January of 2017, pointing us to this teaser video for an upcoming MSR. That’s “Modern Sporting Rifle,” AKA an AR-platform gun. It’s a…

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Vista (CCI, Federal) Exec Sees Possible .22 Ammo Price War

When I talked to some ammunition insiders at the SHOT Show last year, the word was that Federal’s .22 ammo production would be increased by 20 percent in 2016. The…

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Midwest Gun Works Delivers the HK P7 Hotness

“Hey, weren’t you the guys with that color case hardened Hi Power on display at SHOT Show?” I asked of the gentlemen wearing Midwest Gun Works polos at a shared lunch table…

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SilencerShop Buys NFATracker

Those who consider themselves “stamp collectors” will be familiar with both the website NFATracker and the company SilencerShop. NFATracker enables those waiting on the ATF to approve their National Firearms Act-regulated…

Kimber Gun Rights Bulletin: Bill Introduced to Hold Gun Free Zone Owners Liable for Damages

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In 2016, the Tennessee legislature passed SB 1736/HB2033. The bill held businesses that banned defensive firearms from their premises responsible for damages inflicted by an armed aggressor while on their premises….

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Black Friday 2016 Sets Single-Day NICS Check Record

By now you’ve probably heard that according to the FBI, which is responsible for maintaining and running the National Instant [Criminal Background] Check System (NICS), Black Friday 2016 broke the all-time…

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Taylor’s and Company Expands “Tailor Tuned” Revolvers Line

Taylor’s and Company sells old school, Civil War through Wild West-style revolvers and long guns in both black powder and cartridge flavors. While most are manufactured by Uberti and Chiappa,…