Tag Archives: 2018

NRAAM Roundup

To anyone who attended it was an excellent show. Great weather. BBQ everywhere. Vendors ready and eager to discuss their gear and how the year is shaping up. Manufacturers are in a stage of refinement, polishing and improving the existing product lines while looking to be predictive in the long term. I saw several iterations of lightweight products as various …

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Assault Weapons Ban of 2018, Introduced by David N. Cicilline of Rhode Island.

Reps. David Cicilline (D-R.I.) and Ted Deutch (D-Fla.) formally introduced a bill on Monday to ban assault weapons. From Cicilline’s webpage The Assault Weapons Ban of 2018 will prohibit the sale, transfer, production, and importation of: ·         Semi-automatic rifles and pistols with a military-style feature that can accept a detachable magazine; ·         Semi-automatic rifles with a fixed magazine that can hold more than 10 …

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SHOT Show 2018: Haley Strategic Partners

Stopping by Haley Strategic’s booth I met up with a couple familiar faces. After shaking hands and exchanging the pleasantries we headed back to check out the prototypes. The new modular D3 Micro’s are soon to be released. Shipping will start once availability and supply are secured. The Micro’s are a streamlined evolution of the D3 chest rigs with a …

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SHOT Show 2018: A Theme Emerged

Exhibition Shows like SHOT always seem to develop and underlying theme. It’s never announced but there is a feel to how and where the technology is flowing. It’s not even a deliberate direction beyond consumer interest and trying to be predictive. The overall theme is an industry classic: Evolution not Revolution.     The industry leaders are honing their craft …

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SHOT Show 2018: FN America

FN America’s full display product line distracted me the direction I was headed an the purpose for which I was going there.   SCAR’s, AR’s, SAW’s, and there fine handgun display took a while to navigate. The folks at FN are proud of the line-up and the reasons behind it. A display of U.S. Military small arms currently deployed rounded …

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Shot Show 2018: Meprolight Exhibits a Unique Multi-Spectral Weapon Sight

Combining Uncooled Thermal Channel with Digital Day/Night Camera, MEPRO NYX-200 improves soldier’s situational awareness and allows rapid target acquisition in any lighting conditions and any environment Shot Show 2018, Las Vegas, USA, January 23-26, Stand #15138 January 18, 2018 Meprolight Ltd. –a member of the SK Group and a leading manufacturer of electro-optical systems, thermal and night vision equipment, self-illuminated …

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