Cheaper Than Dirt News Briefs (Sept 8, 2012)

  • CAA New Clear Action Magazine
  • NRA’s Ultimate Gun Guide App Now Available
  • M-Pro 7 Introduces Tactical Rifle Cleaning Kit
  • Ruger Announces New Single-Nine .22 Winchester Magnum Revolver
  • Cheaper Than Dirt Editorial Team Strengthened with New Addition

CAA New Clear Action Magazine. This new CAA mag provides both a clear window on the side showing the number of rounds remaining in the magazine and a full magazine indicator button on the bottom. The clear window on the magazine side allows the user to easily view the number of rounds remaining, corresponding to the numbers stamped into the body. A white full-magazine indicator on the bottom pops out of the magazine base, providing a tactile indicator of a fully-loaded magazine during low light or night operations. The full mag indicator can be preset to pop out at either 29 or 30 rounds by removing the follower extention. The interior of the magazine body is formed with contours in the shape of the round to prevent jams and misfeeds, and it has a non-tilting follower, stainless steel spring, and a rubber dust cover. Cheaper Than Dirt”s price: $14.70.

NRA’s Ultimate Gun Guide App Now Available. The NRA Ultimate Gun Guide for iPad, $2.99, provides all the details on guns you want to research. To use the NRA Gun Guide app, enter a firearm name, and the app will search through more than 600 recently introduced and current-production rifles, pistols and shotguns in the database. Also included are instructional videos, tips on used firearms, product pictures and more. An iPhone version is in the works, NRA says. NRA Ultimate Gun Guide, $2.99.

M-Pro 7 Introduces Tactical Rifle Cleaning Kit. M-Pro 7 has introduced the first BoreSnake cleaning kit specifically designed for all M-16 and AR-15 style rifles. The Tactical Rifle Cleaning Kit contains everything needed to properly maintain 5.56mm/.223 caliber and 7.62mm/.300 caliber rifles in the field or at the range. Essential items in the kit include a 4-oz. bottle of M-Pro 7 Gun Cleaner, 4-oz. bottle of M-Pro 7 Gun Oil LPX, a 5.56mm BoreSnake, a 7.62 mm M-Pro 7 BoreSnake, dual-headed nylon utility brush, lint-free cleaning cloth, foam gun pad and a weapons maintenance and product guide. MSRP $92.95. Cheaper Than Dirt’s price: $63.80.

Ruger Announces New Single-Nine .22 Winchester Magnum Revolver. The new Ruger Single-Nine is a nine-shot single-action revolver chambered in .22 Winchester Magnum. The Single-Nine features a satin-finished stainless steel nine-shot cylinder, 6.5-inch barrel with 1:14 RH twist, and smooth hardwood Gunfighter grips. The Single-Nine’s sight package includes Williams front and rear fiber-optic inserts, click-adjustable for both windage and elevation. Overall length is 12 inches, and the company specs show the gun will weigh 39 ounces. Catalog Number: KNR-6-9M. Model Number: 8150. MSRP, $629.

Cheaper Than Dirt Strengthens Editorial Team with New Addition “Filling key positions with qualified candidates will help Cheaper Than Dirt! better service its customers, improve its growth and assist us in providing informative and entertaining editorial content,” said Roberta Wilson, chief operating officer at Cheaper Than Dirt! “We are excited to bring Dave Dolbee on board to increase the reach and depth of our editorial team.”

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