Next Generation Squad Weapon

The Army’s Next Generation Squad Weapon

The lore filtered down from American ground forces in Vietnam—and later from those in Iraq, Afghanistan and other conflicts—was that the M16 and its related M4 platform worked well when they worked, but sometimes failed spectacularly under various combinations of dust, dirt and heat.

First Look: Vortex Strike Eagle 1-8x24 FFP Scope

A low power variable optic that gives you a wide range of options.

Vortex Awarded NGSW Fire Control Contract

Vortex Optics’ Next Generation Squad Weapon-Fire Control (NGSW-FC) submission has been selected by the United States Army. The announcement last week hints that the branch is nearing the end of its search for a complete weapon system—with 6.8 mm chambering—that will replace its M4s and M249s.

First Look: Adams Arms AA19 9 mm Handgun

Adams Arms is a pioneer of the piston-driven AR platform. Now they are coming out with the new AA19, a performance-driven compact 9 mm Luger handgun that combines their years of experience with handgun barrel and slide innovations with their  mission of elevating firearm reliability and performance.

First Look: Taurus TX22 Competition Handgun

Taurus recently introduced the TX22 Competition handgun, an optics-ready pistol chambered in .22 LR.

First Look: Stoeger STR-9S Combat Pistol

Stoeger recently introduced the new STR-9S Combat Pistol, an extension of Stoeger’s recent entry into the striker fire arena.

2020 New Optics Guide: Low-Power Variable Optics

No matter your firearm, budget, intended use or requirements, here's a look at several great options for lower-power variable optics.

Pistol Mounted Red Dot Round-Up

There’s a number of quality red-dot sights on the market that feature slim profiles and lightweight construction and are perfect for carry or competition.

13 New Long-Range Riflescopes for 2019

From innovative, high-dollar optics for those on the cutting-edge to budget-priced glass that still allows shooters to reach out, the market for long-range riflescopes has never been better.

Range Review: Kimber Aegis Elite Pro 1911

With slide-mounted optics becoming more popular in the concealed-carry world, the Kimber Aegis Elite Pro comes outfitted from the box with a carry-ready red-dot sight.

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