Hornady (Re) Introduces Frontier Cartridge

If this looks retro to you, it’s because it is. Hornady’s new(ish) Frontier Cartridge is a collaboration with the Lake City Army Ammunition plant and it’s not Hornady’s first time. The first time they collaborated with the Army Ammunition Plant was in 1964. This throwback to Hornady’s first go at ammo making isn’t just nostalgic. […]

Mossberg Announces Mag-Fed 590 Shotgun

On the first day of SHOT Show 2018, Mossberg sent out a press release announcing its new mag-fed 590 pump-action shotgun. Initially, two models will be available, both in 12 gauge with 18.5-inch heavy-walled cylinder bore barrels, 2-3/4-inch chamber and a black synthetic stock. They both come with Mossberg’s patented 10-round double-stack magazine—the world’s first […]

IWI Announces TAVOR Bullpup Shotgun

There doesn’t seem to be a middle ground. Either you love ‘em or hate ‘em—but if you love them, get ready to …. [insert inappropriate response here] Because IWI just announced a TAVOR bullpup shotgun.   The TAVOR TS12 is a 12-gauge, gas-regulated, smoothbore semiautomatic shotgun that has three magazine tubes which hold a total […]

The New .224 Valkyrie—an Outstanding Ride or Flash in the Pan?

Federal has released a brand-new cartridge for the AR-15—or what they are calling the MSR 15—claiming “match accuracy” supersonic velocity to 1,300 yards… “the world’s only” cartridge to do this. Introducing the .223 Valkyrie Essentially, this new round is a 6.8 SPC/.30 Remington case necked down for .224 bullets, with comparable ballistics to a 6.5 […]

Franklin Armory Announces Reformation—11.5” Barrel Non-NFA Firearm

Franklin Armory dropped a mysterious press release yesterday, announcing a new “not a rifle,” “not a shotgun,” AR-15-like rifle with a standard Magpul stock and an 11.5” barrel. The company claims it is a non-NFA, non-SBR and requires no tax stamp and no paperwork. It is called the Reformation. Jay Jacobson, President of Franklin Armory, […]

The GLOCK 19X

Are you guys excited about the GLOCK 19X? Though it’s not really new new, it is what we’re getting from GLOCK for 2018, so GLOCK fans, you can decide to be happy about it, or continue being grumpy for the rest of your life waiting for something that is never going to happen… But, I […]