By SAR Staff
SENTRY™ PRODUCTS GROUP
Sentry Solutions Tuf-Cloth™
The Tuf-Cloth is ideal for maintenance at home or in the field. The all-in-one formula allows for a quick clean, lubrication and corrosion protection. Our Dry lubricant does not entrap (or retain) dirt, dust and debris. It’s great for all conditions, metals and finishes and is safe for wood and plastics. It will not thicken in cold or thin in hot environments. The micro-bonding shield inhibits rust and displaces moisture, keeping guns and gear clean, operating smoothly and lasting longer.
SENTRY™ PRODUCTS GROUP
Sentry GLOCK 17-Compatible Hexmag Magazine
Sentry’s approach to a classic, the GLOCK 17 magazine features a full-length, skeletonized metal frame and feed lips over-molded with a hi-tech polymer for maximum strength and performance. Sentry’s GLOCK 17 mags drop free, loaded and unloaded for maximum readiness, and the hexagon pattern not only looks great, but provides texture for a natural gripping surface and enhances its structural strength.
Flash Hider for the Ruger® 10/22®
This flash hider slips on to the standard 10/22® rifle barrel and is secured with a single set screw … no gunsmithing required. The 2.5-inch flash hider features stainless steel construction and is available in Black Oxide or stainless steel. Made in the USA.
6.5 Creedmoor 140-Grain Ammunition
Berger Match Grade ammunition is built for the serious competitive shooter, operator and accuracy-minded rifle enthusiast. Every cartridge is assembled with the finest machinery, tooling and premium components producing unmatched accuracy, reliability and long-range performance. You’ll experience sub-MOA accuracy, low standard deviations and extreme spreads that rival premium handloads. The ammo is battle-tested in the most extreme weather conditions and reliably delivers world-record Berger performance.
MSRP: Starting at $36.99 per 20-round box
CHIPOTLE PUBLISHING, LLC
Small Arms Review/Small Arms Defense Journal
Chipotle Publishing, LLC, is pleased to bring you our two physical magazines: Small Arms Review, which covers all aspects of military small arms including collecting and is somewhat U.S-centric; and Small Arms Defense Journal, which is military- and industry-based, with a global perspective.
MSRP: 1-year SAR or SADJ subscription: (US) $39.95 / (INTL) $69.95
Impulse Range Kit
Safariland’s Impulse Range Kit ensures safety while shooting in indoor and outdoor ranges. The Foam Impulse Hearing Protection instantly reduces dangerous sound levels while still allowing speech and audio to be heard, the Ultra Compact earmuffs can be worn to add a second layer of protection over the Impulse Hearing Protection, especially indoors, and HD Flex Protective Eyewear provides protection with anti-fog, scratch-resistant, HD polycarbonate lenses. The Impulse Range Kit offers complete protection in one convenient package.
ELITE SURVIVAL SYSTEMS
Designed to be carried on belts like Elite Survival Systems’ Cobra buckle belt or attached to MOLLE platforms, the Liberty GunPack can be worn in a horizontal or vertical position. This concealed-carry belt pouch also has dual ripcords for instant access to your firearm from multiple positions.
SIG AIR ProForce M17
The SIG AIR ProForce M17 is a replica of the U.S. military-issued M17 handgun in look, balance and handling characteristics. This airsoft pistol is designed for training professionals and for discerning recreational airsoft shooters who demand the highest quality and reliability. The ProForce M17 features an optic-ready slide with a removable rear sight plate for easy mounting of the SIG AIR Reflex Sight.
sigsauer.com and retailers nationwide
Adjustable Gas Block—.750 Low Profile
The Aero Precision Adjustable Gas Block was designed to provide an affordable, reliable and low-profile option for AR builders. At its core, this gas block features a detent locking adjustment screw with 15 different adjustment settings. To fight carbon locking, a common issue with other designs, Aero Precision provides a sacrificial chamber, giving a path for excess carbon to escape, as well as an access port for solvent if carbon locking should occur.
The AR-15 CompMag is designed specifically for restrictive state compliance. The fixed, side-loading magazine easily converts your firearm into a compliant firearm. Even though it is a fixed magazine, it is very easy to load through the door in the side of the CompMag. You can keep all of your features, and there is no need to break the action to reload. Learn more on CompMag’s website.
The AK-47 CompMag is designed specifically for restrictive state compliance. The fixed, side-loading magazine easily converts your firearm into a compliant firearm. The fixed magazine still allows easy quick loading through the door in the side of the CompMag. Best of all, you can keep all of your features, and there is no need to modify your firearm. See CompMag’s website for more information.
The Ahab-X was built to empower law enforcement officers to hunt down wickedness with all the tenacity as Captain Ahab himself. This everyday carry was designed to be discrete and compact without sacrificing relevance. Elements like the oversized ring and precision thumb break provides the best amount of retention for quick deployment. The Ahab’s strong, lightweight construction makes it the perfect duty belt utility that will be there when you need it.
OTM Scenar Match Ammunition
Serious shooters seek to match the perfect cartridge to their firearm. Lapua OTM Scenar Match Ammunition combines Lapua’s finest components using state-of-the-art manufacturing that is unrivaled for its precision, consistency and downrange performance. Long-term cooperation with Military/LE units, elite forces and competition shooters helps us better understand the unique requirements set by each group. The goal is not to meet our customers’ requirements but to exceed them.
MSRP: Starting at $89.99 per 50-round box
Ideal for tactical maneuvers, the MacroStream® USB is small enough for everyday carry, yet packs a punch with lumen output and convenient USB charging. Delivering 500 lumens and 2 hours run time on high—8 hours on low—the light features a removable two-way pocket/hat clip and a tail cap switch for easy, one-handed operation. A sliding metal sleeve protects the USB port, which can be used to charge the lithium ion battery in the light in only 4 hours.
The time-tested design of the old, stamped triangle AK-47 stock has been revamped, beefed up and introduced in billet and modular to work with any ACE LTD. receiver block or folding mechanism. Old and busted, meet the new hotness! A ruggedly textured buttplate prevents slipping, and there is a non-rotational QD sling swivel pocket on either side.
FOXFURY® LIGHTING SOLUTIONS
Taker R40 Riot Shield Light
The FoxFury Taker R40 is a compact, retrofittable 650-lumen LED light for riot shields. This strobe-capable light provides military, corrections and law enforcement with an effective non-lethal crowd control solution. The Taker R40 is designed to mount to the inside of clear Polycarbonate and Lexan™ riot shields. The lightweight R40 utilizes Cree LED technology, is powered by a rechargeable power pack and is waterproof and flame-resistant.
ELITE SURVIVAL SYSTEMS
The unique design of the Guardian EDC Concealed Carry Laptop Backpack combines the versatility of a modular pack with the internal features of a daily carry CCW pack, complete with a dedicated concealed carry compartment.
FullBore Tactical Boots
Hike-inspired, field-focused and ready for anything, FullBore boots are dialed in to be the competitive advantage you may be looking for. Start with an innovative, cushioning Vibram® platform and match it with Megagrip technology for unparalleled traction on the outsole. Top it off with a lightweight upper, available in either waterproof or extra-breathable versions, and you have the tactical edge you need to succeed.
danner.com or any Danner retail store or retailer
Super Stabby Bayonet Mount
The Super Stabby Bayonet Mount (SSBM) allows Picatinny integration of stabby accessories to your handguard. Made from 7075-T6 aluminum, it is both extremely rigid and lightweight. The SSBM is optimized for the M9 Bayonet and is compatible with bayonets that interface with the M16 MIL-SPEC Bayonet lugs and front barrel/muzzle rings. It only requires five Picatinny sections to be mounted. (Bayonet sold separately.)
MSRP: $150 (Black) / $165 (Desert Dirt Color & Olive Drab Green)
SLx MD-25 Microdot Sight
The SLx MD-25 Microdot Sight is the perfect balance between form and function. Weighing only 6.5 ounces, the SLx MD-25 offers the same field of view as a full 30mm red dot sight—along with daylight-bright illumination, a 50,000-hour battery life and Primary Arms’ next-gen ruggedized microdot mount. This optic is a great fit for any AR-15, AK or similar carbine and is budget-friendly.
2700 Ballistics Meter
Extend your range with the confidence that you can land a sure shot the first time around. The 2700 Ballistics Weather Meter simplifies the challenge of shooting at a longer distance–allowing you to quickly load your gun and bullet data and get the right elevation and wind hold to put you on target.
SIG AIR Reflex Sight
Designed to fit the SIG ProForce M17 and M18 airsoft pistols. This low profile 1x23mm reflex sight features a wide field of view, 3 MOA red dot and manual brightness control with six illumination settings making it easy to see the red dot in all lighting conditions and varying environments.
Delica® 4 Lightweight Pink Black Blade
The Delica has been a mainstay of Spyderco’s product line for over 30 years, and this stunning new variation sports a bold black and pink color combination. The knife features a titanium-carbonitride-coated CPM® S30V® stainless steel blade with a bright pink fiberglass-reinforced nylon (FRN) handle. To complement the rich, black finish of the blade, its four-position pocket clip and all other handle hardware also benefit from matching black coatings.
FOXFURY® LIGHTING SOLUTIONS
The T.E.D.D. (Tactical Electronic Distraction Device) is a device for use as a less-lethal flashbang alternative. The device is designed specifically for use in law enforcement trainings as well as high-risk scenarios. The T.E.D.D. is intended to assist in the following potential criminal situations: drug houses/locations; events/crowded area; corrections and SWAT/Special Operations calls. The T.E.D.D. features non-incendiary deployment, 2,600-lumen light, 120 dB sound and eight programmable modes. It is rechargeable and reusable, and the durable solid steel base is impact-resistant.
Shooters’ Range Backpack
Safariland’s Shooters’ Range Backpack provides ample room for range gear in an easy-to-carry backpack that evenly distributes weight on the shoulders and hips. Using a rugged ballistic cloth construction, it has compartments and dividers to store and organize shooting gear. With heavy-duty lockable zippers, the Shooters’ Range Backpack has a reinforced lower compartment for ammunition and a removable dual-pistol sleeve. It comes with an all-weather cover and is available in Black, Gray or Tan.
The TLR-7A is a small and mighty tactical weapon light that delivers 500 lumens for maximum visibility and targeting capability. Exceptionally lightweight and compact, the TLR-7A features customized ergonomic switches with low and high positions to match the user’s shooting style. The rail clamp is designed to rapidly attach or detach from the side of compact and full-frame weapons. Offering LED only or LED strobe modes, the light also features a safe “off” feature to prevent accidental activation.
SLx 1X Compact Prism Scope with ACSS® Cyclops
The new Primary Arms SLx 1X Compact Prism Scope with green-illuminated ACSS Cyclops reticle combines the reliability of an etched reticle with the agility of a red dot. Unlike most prism optics, the 1X Compact Prism Scope has a generous 3.7 inches of eye relief combined with a massive 13mm exit pupil to provide an exceptionally forgiving eye box. With the new green-illuminated model, users can expect an even brighter reticle for rapid target acquisition.
Super Semi-Automatic (SSA®) Trigger
The Super Semi-Automatic (SSA®) Trigger is a non-adjustable combat trigger that is a precision two-stage trigger, allowing for precise and accurate trigger control. The SSA’s two-stage design allows the trigger to be light enough for long-distance applications but forgiving enough for more demanding uses. The SSA is safety-certified by the Crane Division Naval Surface Warfare Center and is used by law enforcement and military around the world. A flat bow version of the SSA is also available and is called the Super Dynamic-Combat Trigger (SD-C).
GREY MAN TACTICAL
RMP™ Vehicle Rifle Rack
The heavy duty Rigid MOLLE Panel™ (RMP) is American-made and built for modular organization allowing rapid deployment. Quick access to your gear is enhanced by the consistent positioning and customizable layout. Attach to any vehicle seat without having to drill or bolt on. Grey Man Tactical offers a wide variety of RMP panels and access.
B-TM Folding Stock for the Ruger® 10/22®
With the same classic look as its bigger brother, the A-TM Folding Stock, the Samson B-TM Folding Stock lets you transform your factory 10/22® into a rifle you’d be proud to share with your “Team.” The stock features: stainless steel construction, walnut stock, drop-in fit and is recommended for use with optics or high-profile sights. Specifications (for folding stock only): Collapsed length is 17.5 inches, weighing 2.244 pounds, and the extended length is 27 inches, weighing 2.244 pounds. The length of pull is 12.5 inches.
Autonomy™2 Black Knife
Spyderco’s best-in-class Autonomy™ 2 automatic knife is now available in a stealthy all-black configuration. The ultra-corrosion-resistant LC200N blade is cloaked in a black diamond-like carbon (DLC) coating and comes in a choice of PlainEdge™, CombinationEdge™ or SpyderEdge™ configurations. The handle liners, clip and all other hardware follow suit with their own non-reflective black coatings. One of their most dynamic models, the all-black Autonomy 2 embodies Spyderco’s Reliable High Performance™ reputation.
Kestrel HUD Heads Up Display
View critical target data and information without ever breaking out of the scope. The Kestrel HUD is a gun-mounted display that gives you instant access to real-time shooting solutions from your Kestrel 5700. The 2.5-inch screen puts bold, sunlight-readable numbers right in your line of sight—maximizing your focus for effective rapid engagement of multiple targets.
R9® 9mm Sound Suppressor
When YHM engineers set out to make a suppressor, they look far beyond that of just making the designated caliber quieter; they make it work across the board so that the shooter can enjoy versatility across his or her entire arsenal at a budget-friendly price while maintaining rugged durability. This was the intent with the R9® 9mm. The primary goal was a 9mm suppressor capable of handling high volumes of fire and the ability to run other calibers such as .300 BLK and .308 Win. It was primarily focused on suppressing 9mm (specifically submachine guns and SBRs; the R9® is also capable of being used on a handgun in conjunction with YHM’s Nielsen Booster Assembly.
SMITH & WESSON
M&P®9 Shield EZ®
Built for personal and home protection, Smith & Wesson’s M&P9 Shield EZ chambered in 9mm features an easy-to-rack slide, easy-to-load magazine and easy-to-clean design. Available with or without a manual thumb safety, the M&P9 Shield EZ includes two 8-round magazines with a load-assist tab for quick and easy loading, a Picatinny-style equipment rail to accommodate accessories and white-dot front and adjustable white-dot rear sights. Performance Center® models are also available with enhanced features.
MSRP: Starting at $479 / Performance Center models $588
POT OF GOLD AUCTIONS
Teddy Roosevelt Winchester Model 94 Shadow Box Display
A great American rifle commemorating one of the greatest American presidents! This gorgeous lever action is the Winchester Model 94 Theodore Roosevelt Commemorative. Honoring his presidency, the left side of the receiver is marked “26th President 1901–1909.” If the “Bull Moose’s” face is good enough to put on Mount Rushmore, this rife is good enough to hang on your wall! Available in auction for a limited time.
CZ P-10 F Pistol
Giving the P-10 C a big brother, the CZ P-10 F is a full-size model pistol. With 19+1 capacity (21+1 with extended bases), the P-10 F is unsurpassed in the striker-fired world when it comes to flush-fitting mags. The longer slide and barrel bring a better sight radius, meaning it’s even easier to be accurate with. The added weight means it shoots flatter and with reduced felt recoil.
Jericho Enhanced Pistol
The Jericho Enhanced pistol is designed to perform under any circumstances. With a new hammer profile, adjustable backstraps, a reprofiled trigger, an enhanced safety lever and Novak sights, it is well-suited for both defense and tactical purposes.
590® Retrograde Series Pump-Action Shotguns
Since Mossberg introduced “throwback” versions of their 500® and 590A1™ pump-actions, consumers have demanded more. Joining the family in 2020 are the 590 Persuader 7-Shot and 590 Persuader 9-Shot Retrograde Series shotguns. Designed to commemorate the most iconic pump-action shotguns to date and built to today’s standards, these Retrograde shotguns feature: full-length walnut stocks and matching corncob forends; Matte Blue metal finish; heat shield; magazine clean-out tube; and a choice of 18.5- or 20-inch barrel length; both with front bead sight.
MSRP: 7-Shot $559 / 9-Shot $573
SMITH & WESSON
M&P®9 M2.0™ Compact OR
Smith & Wesson now offers their award-winning M&P9 M2.0 Compact with a slide cut for optics straight from the factory. Available with or without a manual thumb safety, the M&P9 M2.0 Compact OR is chambered in 9mm and features a 4-inch, optics-ready slide with seven mounting plates designed to fit popular slide-mounted optics. These models come standard with two 15-round magazines, four interchangeable palmswells, co-witness white-dot front and rear sights and enlarged forward slide serrations.
HECKLER & KOCH (HK)
VP9 Optic Ready Pistol
The VP9 is HK’s latest and most successful pistol design. We are pleased to announce that 2020 H&K VP9 pistols will be shipped with the following upgrades: 17-round magazines will replace previous 15-round versions; a new sight configuration, which includes a high-visibility front sight and a “clean” black serrated rear; and an optional optics-ready cut with cap. Adapter plates are sold separately and are available from the HK web store.
.17 HMR AR-15
The .17 HMR series of rifles from Alexander Arms are performance firearms chambered in the most exciting rimfire cartridge. These rifles are not the simple blowback actions that other companies use for semiauto rimfires. The Alexander Arms rifles are true AR actions that are rock-solid reliable and accurate. The rifles are available in several configurations to fit your needs. There are multiple handguards, triggers, stocks, grips, barrel profiles and finishes available.
BLACK RAIN ORDNANCE
Black Rain Ordnance has made a promise to make customers’ firearms exactly that, their firearms. If you are looking to add something special to your arsenal, the all new Black Rain Ordnance Spec+ Series’ Patriot (Bro-Patriot-America) may be a good choice. With the addition of the Spec+ Series, there are over 100 different build configurations and 21 different finish options to choose from.
BLACK RAIN ORDNANCE
The Ion 9 is a pistol caliber carbine which is fed from GLOCK-style magazines and operates on a complete billet platform utilizing a patented side charging, non-reciprocating upper that is mated to a dedicated billet lower with a flared magazine well for quick reloading. With various build options within the Ion 9 series, you are sure to find the best subcompact pistol caliber firearm to fit your needs.
Tavor TS12 Shotgun
The Tavor TS12 is a 15-round, self-loading, gas-regulated bullpup shotgun. Compact, easy to use and maintain and ideal for home defense or sporting.
Trijicon Credo® 2-10×36
The compact Trijicon Credo 2-10×36 riflescope offers tremendous features for tactical and competitive shooting. The first focal plane Credo 2-10×36 with MOA or MRAD LED-illuminated, precision tree reticle delivers any-light aiming solutions. Adjusters are precision-engineered for crisp, repeatable windage and elevation control with exposed zero-stop elevation adjuster. The 2-10×36 features a 30mm tube and 90 MOA of adjustment. Credo models offer edge-to-edge clarity with excellent light transmission and zero distortion.
5.56mm Turbo® Integral Suppression System
Due to popular demand, YHM is pleased to offer the new Turbo Integral Suppressor System. The Turbo Integral comes with an integrated Turbo® T2 suppressor which is pinned and welded to a 10.5-inch 5.56mm barrel.
With a combined barrel/suppressor length of just over 16 inches, this system only requires a single tax stamp to be purchased. Included are: YHM’s lightweight Rifle Length Black Diamond® M-LOK® handguard; YHM MIL-SPEC A3 upper; bolt carrier group; charging handle; and a specially designed gas block which reduces blowback and cyclic rates.
BANSHEE™ 300 Mk10
The CMMG BANSHEE 300 Mk10 chambered in 10mm is the first AR-capable of reliability running the wide assortment of 10mm ammunition on the market. It uses CMMG’s patented Radial Delayed Blowback operating system to significantly reduce felt recoil. The BANSHEE Mk10 ships with one 30-round SMG magazine (GLOCK-compatible) and uses CMMG’s patented bolt catch linkage for last round, bolt hold open.
6.5 Grendel Highlander Pistol
The Highlander Pistol chambered in 6.5 Grendel by Alexander Arms is a top-of-the-line AR-15 pistol. A 123g AMAX exits the 11-inch barrel at 2,300 fps, and at 300 yards the drop is only 11.42 inches. It comes standard with the Manticore Arms Transformer Free Float Handguard which can be used as a KeyMod, M-LOK or Picatinny platform. Add a custom Cerakote® for your own unique look.
Trijicon AccuPoint® 3-18×50
The versatile AccuPoint 3-18×50 features a variety of reticles for pinpoint precision and rapid target acquisition. Exposed elevation adjusters with zero stop and generous windage and elevation adjustments provide the ability to accurately dial for extended range shot opportunities. Every Trijicon AccuPoint uses an advanced battery-free, fiber-optic and tritium-illuminated reticle that extends available shooting time while automatically adjusting the aiming-point brightness.
Bren 2 MS Carbine
Based on the select-fire Bren 2, this handy rifle operates via a short-stroke gas-piston system with a return spring contained within the action itself. Without the need for a buffer tube, it features a folding, adjustable stock. At 35.6 inches long, folding that stock brings its length down to just 28 inches, making it much easier to transport or store.
HECKLER & KOCH (HK)
Who wants a copy when you can own the real thing? The SP5K-PDW (personal defense weapon) is a semiautomatic version of the ultimate close-quarters weapon, the HK MP5K. It’s legendary for its accuracy, reliability and smooth shooting dynamic. SP5 features include roller-delayed blowback operating system, threaded tri-lug adaptor, paddle magazine release and fluted chamber.
FN SCAR 20S
AZ Firearms offers the latest in battle-proven technology based on the legendary DNA of the 7.62-calibered MK 17 and MK 20 SSR. Perfectly calibrated for long-range precision fire, the SCAR 20S gives you the ability to engage targets nearing 800 yards with ease. The gas-operated piston design absorbs recoil efficiently to improve follow-up shots and maintain target acquisition. Brand: FN; Model: SCAR; Series: 20S; Caliber: 7.62×51/.308; Stock Finish: Flat Dark Earth.
|This article first appeared in Small Arms Review V24N10 (December 2020)|