Gear

If you need it in the field we will do our best to review it here. Learn about bags, packs, pouches, holsters, scopes, sights, ammunition and anything else you need to be ahead of the curve.

First Thoughts on Shot Show 2015

Looking back on my FitBit Chart for last week, I  appreciate why my body hates me. As the saying goes no pain, no gain and this week has been a huge gain. I want to thank all of you, for understanding our lack of posting over the last several days. The fact is ensuring we will have the right products …

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Legendary Arms Works

Media Release Legendary Arms Works Launches Website LANCASTER COUNTY, PA — Legendary Arms Works (LAW) is proud to announce the public release of their website — LegendaryArmsWorks.com.   Designed with user-friendly interfaces, LAW’s website highlights the history behind the formation of their veteran-owned company as well as the key specifications of each rifle model. Visitors will also be able to …

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Magpull PMags for the Glock 17 and 19? What!

So every once in a while news hits my desk that makes me go huh, what, wait, what? You too can have a “Wait, What” moment like Little John.  I am sure we will get a chance to shoot these Monday and I will share more when I actually lay hands on these little unicorns.   The PMAG17 GL9 is a …

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New releases from HK

 HK Adds HK45 Colored Variants   The new HK45 and HK45 Compact models are special colored frame/colored slide variants. A choice of an olive drab green or desert sand Cerakote™finish is applied directly to the HK pistol slide, preserving the original HK hostile environment nitro-carburized protective finish underneath. The color of the polymer frame matches the slide. Cerakote™ceramic coatings outperform …

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First look at the Night Owl

Just received this announcement on a new USA based gun manufacturer. Looking forward to getting a chance to shoot this at Shot Show next week. Rumor has it we will have a chance to get on the T/E list for this to put it through it’s paces. Personally more competition especially US manufactured competition is a good thing. What do …

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Ann Arbor Arms A3 First Impressions

Have you ever wondered what FAO Swartz looks like for the gun aficionado? Sure stores like Gander and Dick’s sell guns but let’s face it, the service and knowledge at places like that leave much to be desired. Not to mention the low to mid tier products don’t tickle the senses the way a rack full of Wilson Combat or …

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FirstSpear MTAP Medic Bag Review

I recently had the opportunity to demo the FirstSpear Medical Trauma Assault Pack (MTAP) bag. Demo in this case means I beat the living snot out of it for the last 6 months. I’ve had multiple “tactical” medicine bags from all the big name brands and decided to try a bag from a high-end manufacturer like FirstSpear for once. Due …

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Sticky Holsters Review

With all the talk about Kydex holsters and war belts going around the interwebz in this day and age. People forget about a fair number of concealed carry practitioners. Some folks like the simpler things in life. Not wanting to have $100 wrapped up in Kydex and another $65 in a good gun belt is very understandable. Enter the Sticky …

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Kangaroo Cary Air Marshal 3 Holster Review

Many of our recent reviews have been on the tactical side of things. While many of our users enjoy looking at and using tactical gear, the fact is it’s not practical or part of the EDC lifestyle for all readers. We are going to be taking a step back and focusing on the average self-defense gun owner. The gun owner …

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Detroit Concealment Holster Review

I can already hear your sighs and muffled “What the F*&^” as I write the review for another Kydex holster. But hear me out, who doesn’t like to support local businesses? Who doesn’t like quality at a fair price? Who doesn’t like lots of choices? Who doesn’t like Nudity? Ok, now that I have your attention, let’s start this review. …

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