The guys at Advanced Armament Corp posted a video of their new 300BLK BUSHMASTER ACR prototype in action, looks sweet!
AR accessories company, Tactical Intent, announces production release of a new tactical buttstock. Officials at Tactical Intent expect the TI-7 Tactical Buttstock to challenge the market with high-end features and a medium-range retail price. Tactical Intent’s TI-7 tactical buttstock is designed to satisfy the requirements of law enforcement, military and commercial users.
SureFire just released their new 6PX Tactical flashlight, featuring a high-efficiency LED thats capable of a blinding 200-lumen beam. The 6PX is activated by a tactical tailcap switch with both momentary-on and twist for constant-on features. The 6PX features a high-strength aluminum body to help resist scratches and corrosion. Also available is a polymer-body version called the G2X tactical and the 6PX Pro that features a dual output two-stage tailcap switch. The SureFire 6PX also includes high-energy 123A batteries with 10-year shelf life.
Ruger announced recently that they will be offering complete SR-556 upper receivers for sale. The upper will be available in both 5.56mm and 6.8mm and will have an MSRP of $1449. If you’ve had your eyes on a Ruger SR-556 rifle then this is a great way to save some cash and build up your own AR-15.
SureFire makes some of the best tactical flash lights in the industry, well now they’re bringing their high quality engineering into the world of rifle magazines. SureFire recently announced their new 60 and 100 round high-capacity magazines for the M16, M4 and AR15 platform rifles. Made of Mil-Spec hard-anodized aluminum, they feed smoothly and reliably due to it’s non-binding springs and polymer followers. The 5.56mm (.223caliber) 60 and 100 round mags also fit rifles that accept M16/AR15 magazines or firearms that meet STANAG 4179 specifications.
New York Times war correspondent CJ Chivers posted on his war blog about a recent weapons cachet found by the US Military in Afghanistan. Along with the usual suspects of AK-47 rifles and Lee Enfield rifles left over from WWI and WWII (some from before that), Chivers found something quite disterbing that was taken off a dead taliban soldier. Apparently the Taliban was able to get their hands on American purchased ammunition that was given to Afghan police.
Crossman recently introduced their new MAR117 air rifle modeled after the popular AR-15. Their new pre-charged pnematic modular rifle is aimed at competitive match air rifle shooters. It looks and feels just like an AR-15 rifle making it a great practice rifle for AR users. The MAR117 features a removable 8-shot rotary clip and a rifled Lothar Walther barrel. It has a fill pressure of 3000 psi and a velocity of 600 feet per second and is capable of a 10-shot group at 10 meters of less than 9 millimeters. It can shoot 120 shots per fill.
Magpul recently released a line of cases for the iPhone 3G/3GS and the iPhone 4. And just like the rest of Magpuls product line, it’s a durable quality piece, at a great price. The Magpul iPhone Field Case features PMAG-style ribs and is made right here in the USA. They’re available in Black, Flat Dark Earth, Yellow and Pink. Check them out at Magpul.com.