2020 Holiday Gift Guide: Gifts $70 to $139.99

posted on November 9, 2020
Looking for the perfect gift for the firearm enthusiast in your life? We’ve got you covered. Whether your budget is slightly more than a couple of bucks or you’re looking to spend your entire stimulus check, there’s something in this guide that will make any gun guy or gal happy this holiday season.

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Gifts $70 to $139,99

1 | Elastic Precision
MP5 Rubber Band Machine Gun
Love the iconic Heckler & Koch MP5 but don’t happen to have a spare $50K for a real one? Elastic Precision’s all-wood variant fires rubber bands at a somewhat slower rate, but comes with 100 bands to beat the ammo shortage. $129.95; elasticprecision.com

2 | Vaultek
LifePod Sandstone Special Edition
Vaultek has introduced a unique version of its popular, waterproof LifePod portable vault. This one features a fabric lanyard, manual keys, crate foam, 4-foot steel cable and pluck foam for a custom fit. That is in addition to the built-in lock system, touch-activated keypad, dual side-compression latches and 9-volt battery power with USB backup. $139.99; vaulteksafe.com

3 | Howard Leight
Impact Sport Electronic Muff
Amplify what you need to hear while reducing loud sounds like gunfire to a hearing-safe level with these electronic earmuffs. The new Honor Collection sports finishes to honor America, our first responders and our military. $70; howardleightshootingsports.com

4 | Warne Scope Mounts
Vapor MSR Mount
Warne’s new Vapor line of scope mounts offers the company’s legendary reliability and durability at a price most can afford. Constructed of 6061 aluminum and available in a number of configurations, this mount is designed for AR-15-style eye-relief height. $94.99; warnescopemounts.com

5 | XS Sights
XTI2 DXS Offset Rifle Sights
For those who insist on having backup sights on all rifles, XS Sights’ XTI2 offset sights offer a 45-degree offset front and rear sights that use one Picatinny slot each and add only 5 ounces to your rifle. $137.99; xssights.com

6 | Lockdown
The Puck
It might look like a simple flattened cube, but The Puck is actually an advanced electronic security device that pairs with a smartphone to ensure you can always be aware of doors opening, temperature and humidity changes and even slight movement of the device. $109.99; lockdown.com

7 | Wilson Combat
Target Plate Scorable Silhouette
Made from 38-inch-thick AR500 armor-plate steel, this heavy-duty, rifle-rated target will withstand long-term impacts. Two circular scoring areas (a 7-inch body and 4-inch head zones) are laser cut to allow for easy tabulation, without the need for temporary paint rings. $99.95; wilsoncombat.com

8 | Blue Force Gear
Trauma NOW Medical Kit
Packed with basic first aid essentials and life-saving gear like a tourniquet, compression bandage and room to add more, the pack can attach to any range bag, backpack or bug-out bag to keep a solid first-aid kit handy. $119.95; blueforcegear.com

9 | Choate Machine & Tool
Night Manager
Looking to add a light or laser to your Mossberg 500 or Maverick 88? Choate Machine & Tool’s Night Manager attaches to the end of the magazine tube and offers four positions to mount an included section of Picatinny rail. $97.77; riflestock.com


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