Tactical

If it has a tactical application it will be found here. From Military and Police Gear to high quality commercial products designed for the discerning shooter.

The Basics of Body Armor

AR500 armor is a company that focuses on making body armor affordable for the average person. In addition to making affordable gear they have been working hard to make people aware of the legality of body armor. To be clear there is no rules prohibiting you from owning body armor. While it is not inexpensive the cost is much lower …

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Mil-Spec Monkey Adapt Pack Review

Multiple colors for the Mil-Spec Monkey, Tactical Tailor Adapt Pack

Mil-Spec Monkey has a knack for taking great products and tweaking them a bit via some very high profile collaboration projects. In conjunction with Tactical Tailor Mil-Spec has developed the Adapt Pack. As you may notice we are using pictures from the MSM site. The fact is Monkey or whomever he uses for photography is much better at taking pictures …

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TRU-SPEC 24-7 Series Pants Review

Shortly after the holiday season one of my prefered retailers put the TRU-SPEC 24-7 Rip Stop pants on clearance. I am a huge fan of cargo pants going back to my middle and high school years long before it was tactical. My job affords me the luxury of wearing cargo pants instead of requiring slacks. As a parent who has …

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SOE Micro 12 Gauge Rig Review

SOE Belts Tactical 12 Gauge Micro-Rig

When things go bump in the night are you ready? We did an article on how pistols are great to shoot your way to your rifle. What about when you get to your shotgun or rifle? Chances are you don’t sleep with your Blue Force Gear on. So where do you put your sidearm, med kit and extra ammo when …

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Tuff Products Discount Code for 248Shooter Fans

20% off $70 or larger order. No limit on savings with this discounted coupon

Special Discount and Coupon for Tuff Products We are huge fans of companies like Tuff Products.  They offer heavy duty and reliable gear to those who rely on their gear. There is a full review slated for some of the offerings from Tuff Products but from what we have seen already and heard on the street this is  a company …

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AR-15 Do’s and Don’ts

AR-15 Do's and Don'ts full playlist of all videos

Youtube is an incredibly valuable source of information if you can weed through the chaff to find the people worth following. One of my prefered Youtubers is Highjak86. He has been working on a multi-part series called AR-15 Do’s and Don’ts. It is by far one of the better video series I have seen on the topic. If you are new …

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Highlights From Shot Show Day 1

Shot Show Logo for 2014

The news has just been flooding out of shot show. In an effort to minimize the noise instead of reporting on everything new we will try to highlight the products that would be the most practical or cutting edge.   FAB Defense GL-MAG Stock Fab Defense has developed an AR-15 stock that is designed to hold an additional magazine. Releases are …

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SIG556xi AR and AK Ammunition in a Single Gun

Sig556xi Shot show new gun

So the news has already started pouring out of shot show and we are only on day 1. Sig Sauer trending on the release of its mor modular tactical offerings has released the new Sig556xi. This gun is a modular work of art. 3 different interchangeable barrels: 10, 14.5, 16 3 types of handguards: Aluminum, Polymer, Carbon Fiber 3 types …

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Warne Ramp AR-15 Scope Mount

Warne Mount used by Police

High Powered optics, low powered optics, red dots, reflex sites and iron sites. That is a lot of choices when it comes to what you use to aim your AR-15. Add to that the when the AR-15 was developed it was designed for a fixed iron site. While the transition from the M16A1 to the more modern M16A4 has included …

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