Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Beretta APX Carry

Beretta released this compact size pistol that is supposed to be the sibling of its full size APX pistol


MrGunsnGear has review of the pistol, and makes some comparison with G43

From: The Firearm Blog, MrGunsnGear

Carcano Needlefire Rifle Conversion

Here is Italy's attempt to update their muzzle loading rifles with newer techonology, the needle fire.

From: Forgotten Weapons

New Ruger PC9 Carbien variants

Ruger released more variants of PC9 carbine. This time some comes with M-LOK barrel shroud, or with threaded barrels.

Price ranges from $649-729


From: Ruger

Wednesday, April 10, 2019

BlackHawk T-series holster

Blackhawk is releasing a new holster line called T-series. It features a new retention system where your shooting hand thumb activated release as you are acquiring the master grip.


Currently, it is only available for Glock 17/19/34 sizes with no weaponlight or RMR, but there are more variations and models planned for release

Price: $129.95(LD2), $149.95

Link: https://blackhawk.com/products/holsters-accessories

Ruger Security-9 compact

Ruger added a compact version to its Security-9 series.


It holds 10 rounds, but you can use the 15 round magazine from its fullsize version as well.

Price: $379

Glock is the new CBP pistol

Customs and Border Patrol announced they chose Glock as their new sidearm. They are carrying H&K P2000 in .40 S&W now, but expected to transition to 9mm Glocks by 2021.

The choices are Glock 26, Glock 19 and Glock 47. Glock 47 appears to be a combination of 19X/45 frame with 19L slide(17 slide for 19 frame)

Edit: According to Soldier Systems Daily, the selection was a close one, but with Glock getting slight edge over SIG in Operator Test and more edge with price.


From: Soldier Systems Daily


Ian shows this semi-auto rifle used by Soviets, and eventually lead to SVT-40

From: Forgotten Weapons