Grand Power K22: SHOT Show 2017

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Speaking of underrated guns, Slovakia’s Grand Power — at least in the U.S. of A. — is one seriously underrated brand. Don’t fret if you aren’t familiar; TTAG will be…

CMC Triggers GLOCK Trigger: SHOT Show 2017

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CMC Triggers has been selling very nice, drop-in AR-15 triggers for many years. Just last year they branched out into AK-47 triggers and, in what was certainly a surprise to me,…

Spartan Precision Equipment Carbon Fiber Bipods: SHOT Show 2017

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Spartan Precision Equipment is a UK outfit specializing in carbon fiber and aluminum bipods, tripods, and shooting systems designed for the hunting and tactical markets, including LE and special forces….

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Beretta Off Shot Hearing Protection: SHOT Show 2017

This year at SHOT Show we got a sneak peek at Beretta‘s new “Off Shot” hearing protection line. Included in the lineup is active electronic ear pro with bluetooth connectivity, ambient sound…

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Polymer 80’s 80% Pistol Lowers: SHOT Show 2017

Polymer 80 specializes in 80% receivers made from, you guessed it, polymer. Since they’re a maximum of 80% completed, they aren’t considered a firearm by the Powers That Be; these paperweights…

New From 3M PELTOR: Bluetooth Active Electronic Hearing Protection

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It isn’t every day we get excited about a topic as banal as hearing protection, but at SHOT Show 2017 we got the scoop on two new ear pro offerings…

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Tikka T3x TAC A1, Compact Tactical, and Arctic Rifles at SHOT Show 2017

As I understand it, Tikka is the more affordable line from Finnish manufacturer SAKO (both ultimately owned by Beretta Holding S.p.A., along with a whole lot more), but is still definitely…

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Nighthawk Custom at SHOT Show 2017

Nighthawk Custom is guaranteed to come up in any discussion of where one can find the best 1911 available. A quick stroll through their SHOT Show booth this year left…

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Liberty Suppressors Goliath and Sovereign at SHOT Show 2017

John from Liberty Suppressors gave us the walk-through on their two newest cans, the Goliath and the Sovereign, at SHOT Show this year. I think they’re both destined to be…

New From Hardened Arms: LumaShark Integrated Illumination Handguard

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Hardened Arms says “The LumaShark is an Illuminated, weaponized, 12″ free float handguard whose patented features have eliminated the need for bulky bolt on flashlights on the AR Platform.” While…

Question of the Day: Do You Watch Gun-Oriented TV?

Getting 65,000 firearms industry types together in the same place for the SHOT Show means the annual Las Vegas confab also becomes the venue for a host of annual award…

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John Wick’s GLOCKs at SHOT Show. Also, GLOCK Accepts TTAG’s Reader’s Choice Award

GLOCK was showing off two of the guns used by Keanu Reeves while playing “John Wick,” lead character in the second John Wick movie, aptly titled John Wick 2. After recovering from…