Author Archive | Rusty S.


New: M&P 2.0 now available with TRUGLO TFX Tritium Sights

Bright and Visible, Day or Night The cavalcade of S&W M&P 2.0 news continues, with S&W announcing new sights available as of October 25th.  The new version uses TRUGLO’s excellent TFX (Tritium Fiber-Optic) sights.  For those of our readers who don’t know, the TFX series of sights are an excellent, constantly bright combination of snag-free […]

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New: Ed Brown Announces the LS10, Long-Slide RMR Equipped 10mm Hunting Handgun

Paging Ted Nugent, there’s a new 10mm in town: New from Ed Brown Products, the custom 1911 manufacturers, is the LS10 long-slide 10mm.  Equipped with a 3.25 MOA Trijicon RMR and tall trijicon night sights, this 43oz powerhouse can take advantage of heavier 10mm loads due to the 6″ barrel.  Paired with some Cor-Bon or […]

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TFB Review: PROOF Research Barrel + Hornady 6.5 Creedmoor Ammunition = A Winning Combination

This year I was fortunate to have saved up enough to rebarrel my .308 18″ barrel Surgeon Scalpel.  I opted to go with a 24″ 1/8 twist PROOF Research Carbon Fiber Wrapped barrel in 6.5 Creedmoor.  Ever since my awesome experience with MPA’s 6.5CM BA Lite, I had been interested in acquiring a 6.5 Creedmoor rifle of […]

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NEW: Colt Introduces the Trooper(R) Patrol Carbine

Colt ‘s Manufacturing Company, LLC, has just introduced another member of the 6920 line, the “Trooper Patrol Carbine”.  Press release follows: Colt Introduces the Colt Trooper® Patrol Carbine WEST HARTFORD, Conn. (August 8, 2017) – Colt continues to expand on its legendary M4 platform, which has been duty-tested by the world’s most elite Military and […]

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TFB gets Hands-On with the new Wilson Combat EDC X9 at Hughston Shooting School’s Range Demo Day

Recently, my local FFL and Range held a Range Demo Day featuring products from Wilson Combat, Silencerco, Heckler & Koch, Blue Bullets, and Vortex Optics.  I was Volunteering my time for the most part, but got to try some products at the end of the day.  One of the most anticipated products at the range day […]

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Lightning Review: Ranger Point Precision Medium Loop Lever Upgrade-A “Happy Medium” for Your Marlin

My pre-Freedom Group Marlin 1894 in .44 magnum is a super reliable, quick handling meat getter when it comes to wild boar.  It is lightning quick out of a scabbard, slings and carries easily, and is overall a handy  and dependable tool on the ranch , in my truck, or out in the wilderness.  That being […]

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Review: Galil ACE GAP39SB-Backpack Sized 7.62×39 Firepower

IWI’s Galil ACE series of firearms was highly anticipated by many throughout the firearms world.  A series of unfortunate events with the introduction of the platform to the US market most cruelly resulted in pistols being recalled due to noncompliance of regulations.  Though elusive for a long time, pistols and rifles are now in regular […]

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