Why Do You Need an AR-15?

GW:  This bogus question reminds me of a time in the 1980s when Michiganders had to answer this question posed by gun boards making decisions relative to requests to carry concealed pistols.  We had to prove need.  Just being prepared to defend yourself was not a good-enough answer.  If you didn’t know “someone”  (in power), you didn’t get a permit to carry.  Period.  Now that all states are “shall issue”- based on the clear intent of the Second Amendment – we no longer have to explain why we want “insurance”.  But the power mongers are still out there and always will be.

Watch this video from a Navy Seal and see what points he makes in answer to the lameness of the left.

Daniel Defense Releases .308 Hunting Rifle


Black Creek, GA –– Daniel Defense, engineer and manufacturer of the world’s finest firearms and accessories, has released a new .308 rifle designed specifically for North American hunters. The Daniel Defense Ambush .308 in Kryptek Highlander is an accurate, hard-hitting platform engineered from the ground up to take down any North American big-game animal. And it’s quickly setting a new benchmark for what a hunting rifle should be.At the rifle’s core is a free-floating, 18″ Cold Hammer Forged barrel, which comes standard with Daniel Defense’s Superior Suppression Device Extended, for reduced muzzle-flash. This high-quality barrel connects directly to the upper receiver and free-floating KeyMod handguard with a robust 4-Bolt Connection System with patent pending barrel extension, resulting in increased stability, better accuracy, and reduced weight. The Ambush .308 is fed via an optimized bolt carrier group featuring a redesigned geometry and a new extremely slick, low-friction coating that ensure smooth, reliable feeding under most any circumstances.

Ambidextrous controls make operating the rifle—including dropping the magazine, releasing the bolt, and switching the safety selector—intuitive and comfortable for right- and left-handed shooters. The charging handle is also ambidextrous, as well as user-configurable, and can be set up on either side with a larger or smaller handle in order to accommodate magnified optics or iron sights for a snag-free setup. Finally, to help hunters deliver on-target shots to bring down their prey, the Ambush .308 has a crisp 2-Stage Geissele Super Semi-Automatic (SSA®) Trigger that provides a smooth, precise trigger pull every time. Read more

CCRKBA: Dems No Longer Represent Ideals of A Free Society

BELLEVUE, WA – While Capitol Hill Democrats staged a symbolic “sit-in” today in the House chambers to demand action on new gun restrictions, the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms said these lawmakers clearly define by their actions how far the party has strayed from the ideals of liberty their predecessors stood for.

“Democrats in the 1960s used sit-ins to expand Constitutional rights,” CCRKBA Chairman Alan Gottlieb recalled. “But today, they are using a sit-in to restrict those same civil rights.”

While Democrats professed to be interested in curbing gun-related violence, he said, their true motives are aimed more at eroding not only firearms rights, but the right of due process. Clearly, Gottlieb asserted, the sit-in is a carefully-choreographed attempt to fool the public into believing that it is right to pass legislation to strip someone of their rights without any criminal charge, much less a conviction, by placing them on a secret “watch list” without benefit of due process. Read more

SureFire Response to Competitor Suppressor Test Video


Fountain Valley, CA — Recently, a suppressor manufacturer released a video showing what they claimed to be a “government agency test,” in which their suppressor outperformed the SureFire SOCOM556-RC suppressor. In response to this so-called “government agency test” video, SureFire would like to make clear to the public that the test in this competitor’s video was not a test conducted by SOCOM or any other government agency. The test was conducted in-house by the manufacturer of the competing suppressor, with a few members of the Military and Government in attendance. Additionally, the exact opposite results were obtained in actual SOCOM testing in which the competitor’s suppressor was evaluated alongside a SureFire SOCOM556-RC. In this test, the competitor’s suppressor failed, whereas the SureFire suppressor completed the test without incident or causing malfunctions of the MK18. Read more

Wilson Combat Ultralight Carry Professional


Maximized for everyday concealment and enhanced shooting comfort, the Ultralight Carry Professional is the best of both worlds! The full-size aluminum frame is 60% lighter than a comparable steel frame and will hold up to extensive practice time at the range.The short, 4″ Compact slide clears your holster quickly yet sacrifices little when it comes to accuracy or recoil control. Light in weight but loaded with options, you will not be disappointed with this new variation that maximizes concealment and shooting comfort.

The Ultralight Carry Professional comes standard with a host of standard features like a round butt aluminum mainspring housing, countersunk slide stop, fluted chamber and carry cuts/ball endmill cuts. The Ultralight Carry Professional looks as well as it performs and is truly a carry gun for the 21st Century.

Beretta In- Field Armorer Schools


Accokeek, Maryland –– Beretta USA is now offering armorer training on our line of LE/Military firearms including the 92/96 (M9) and Px4 Storm pistol series at the In-Field locations listed below. Space is limited, so please register today.The Beretta Armorer Training Courses are designed for the Law Enforcement/Military armorer, firearms instructor and technician. These courses provide complete, detailed answers to specific questions concerning the mechanical functioning, operating procedures, field stripping, inspection, trouble shooting, and maintenance of our firearms. Read more

UTG PRO USA Made Keymod, M-LOKT QD Sling Swivel Adaptors


It is never a bad idea to equip your long gun with a sling. A sling frees up the hands while keeping the equipped long gun within reach at all times, helping the user retain their firearm when climbing, navigating through various obstacles, and while interacting with others. There are a variety of ways to attach and wear a sling so why not extend that versatility to your sling swivel adaptor. UTG PRO has just released two excellent QD sling swivel adaptors, specifically, one for the M-LOK™ and Keymod attachment systems.Made right here in the USA, they are extremely lightweight, low profile in size, and are milled out of 6061-T6 aircraft grade aluminum with a matte black hard coat anodize or Cerakote™ ceramic firearms finish. Read more

Lipsey’s New Blued Ruger Bearcat Shopkeeper 22 LR


Baton Rouge, LA – Lipsey’s, a nationally renowned firearms distributor, has added to its popular line of exclusive Ruger Bearcats. The new blued version of the popular Shopkeeper 22 LR Bearcat will quickly be at the top of the revolver enthusiasts’ wish list.The Ruger stainless Bearcat Shopkeeper is one of the most popular Lipsey’s Exclusives to date. The new blued version is sure to deliver all the fanfare with its new look and familiar fun factor. This new Lipsey’s Exclusive features a blue finish, 3-1/2″ barrel, birdshead gripframe, and for the first time on a Bearcat, a fluted cylinder. Read more

Daniel Defense Terminates Relationship with Academy Sports


Black Creek, GA – Daniel Defense—engineer and manufacture of the world’s finest firearms, precision rail systems, and accessories— Has announced it will no longer sell firearms to Academy Sports due to their decision to remove MSR’s from their website and in-store displays.

Letter to all Daniel Defense Distributors:

“As you know we take our partnership with our stocking retailers very seriously. We are committed to serving and supplying them at the highest level and expect our retailers to have that same level of commitment to our brand and our industry. Unfortunately, Academy Sports has made a corporate decision, in the wake of the recent terrorist attack, to remove all MSRs from their website and in-store displays. Academy Sports has communicated that they intend to continue to sell the MSR category of firearms without displaying or advertising them publicly. As a prominent MSR brand, Daniel Defense cannot support decisions that are completely contrary to the values of our company and industry. Therefore, as of today, June 16th, I request that you place Academy Sports on a Do Not Sell list for all Daniel Defense products and terminate any shipments to their stores or distribution centers. It is unfortunate that we have to make this decision, but it is clearly the right thing to do for our brand, our industry and our constitutional right. Thank you for your support.”

Bill Robinson, VP of Sales Read more

New X-Bolt Long Range Hunter from Browning


New in Browning’s X-Bolt line-up for 2016 is the Long Range Hunter model that features a composite stock with carbon fiber finish and a stainless steel receiver in matte finish. The 26″ matte finish fluted barrel is threaded and includes a muzzle brake that is easily removed to allow a suppressor (5/8″ x 24 threads).The new X-Bolt Long Range Hunter is designed to maximize accuracy at extended ranges, yet still be light and maneuverable enough to carry. Weight is 7 lbs. 3 oz. – 7 lbs. 8 oz.

Available in 6.5 Creedmoor, 270 WSM, 300 WSM, 26 Nosler, 7mm Rem. Mag. and 300 Win. Mag. Calibers.

Suggested Retail, $1,429.99 – $1,469.99.

Product Specifications: Read more

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