Guns & Gear Quick & Dirty

  Army Bans P-Mags. The Army has ordered that soldiers may use only government-issued magazines with their M4 carbines, a move that effectively bans one of the most dependable and widely used commercial-made magazines on today’s battlefield. Doug Koenig wins 14th Bianchi Cup overall title. Zombie Lasers. LaserLyte now offers side-mount lasers for the Ruger LCP, LC9, Kel-Tec .380, and the Kel-Tec PF-9 in neon zombie green.

What the Heck Is a .22 TCM? Armscor is chambering a 1911 in .22 TCM, an acronym for Tuason-Craig MicroMagnum, which stuffs a .223 bullet into a 9mm casing. The resulting cartridge throws a 40-grain projectile @ 2100 fps out of a 1911, similar specs to FN’s 5.7×28 load.

Hogue Zombie Items. Expanding on the popularity of Zombie products in the shooting sports, the company has introduced its new line of Zombie-designed items for some of the most popular gun models on the market.

Colt Adds Two New California Compliant Rifles. The CR6720CA and CR6724CA are the most accurate of the rifles in Colt’s Match Target line.

BOGgear Launches Official Facebook Fan Page. BOGgear, which makes lightweight field rests for rifles, cameras, hunting handguns, and optics, has announced the official launch of the BOG-PODS Facebook Product Page.

Crimson Trace Releases Pink Molded Laser Sights For S&W J-Frame and Ruger LCP. Crimson Trace will produce a limited run of Lasergrips and Laserguard products in pink variations for Smith & Wesson J-frame and Ruger LCP handguns.

SIG Sauer Introduces Second Generation P290 RS Microcompact. The next-generation P290 RS 9mm microcompact pistol includes several new features added because of consumer feedback.

Activists For Anti-Gun Group Mayors Against Illegal Guns Discovered On Government Payrolls. Florida Carry has discovered that New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s group, Mayors Against Illegal Guns (MAIG) has been involved in yet another ethically questionable, and possibly unlawful activity in their unceasing quest to infringe on the rights of citizens to keep and bear arms. Like this article? Get stories like this and others every other week in your e-mail inbox by CLICKING HERE.


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