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    The Springfield Armory SAINT AR-15 Pistol Goes for a Test-Drive

    This article was originally posted on Thefirearmblog.com Springfield Armory has been on a tear the last year with new iterations of the SAINT series of AR-15 firearms. First, Springfield Armory introduced the original SAINT model in October of 2016. They then followed up with an M-LOK free-float handguard version to many people’s delight. We at […] More

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    New Assault Rifles from EMTAN: MZ-47, MZ-4P and MZ-300

    This article was originally posted on Thefirearmblog.com EMTAN KARMIEL Ltd announced the introduction of three new assault rifles that will be shown at the Defense & Security Thailand 2017 exposition in Bangkok. The new rifles are the MZ-47, the MZ-4P and the MZ-300. MZ-47 The MZ-47 is an M16/M4-style rifle chambered for the 7.62×39 cartridge […] More

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    Poland’s MSBS-5.56 GROT Completes Initial Adoption Testing

    This article was originally posted on Thefirearmblog.com Poland is another step closer to issuing the new MSBS 5.56 (AKA the GROT) as the rifle completes its first round of operational testing ahead of schedule. Milmag report that samples of the new rifle completed the first part of qualification testing on 11 October, five days earlier […] More

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    New Photos of The New HK416A7

    This article was originally posted on Thefirearmblog.com On the 11 October the Federal Office of Bundeswehr Equipment, Information Technology and In-Service Support (BAAINBw) announced the selection of Heckler & Koch’s KH416A7 for Germany’s Special Forces. The new rifle will be adopted as the G95 and will replace the older G36Ks currently in service with the Kommando Spezialkräfte […] More

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    Italy to Transfer Beretta AR70/90s to Albania

    This article was originally posted on Thefirearmblog.com The Italian Army are to transfer as many as 5,000 Beretta AR70/90 5.56x45mm Rifles to Albania by the end of 2017. Albania is one of Italy’s regional strategic allies and the donation of AR70/90s, along with two Iveco VTLM light multirole vehicles, is in an effort to aid […] More

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    Secret Service Seeking New Rifle

    This article was originally posted on Thefirearmblog.com The Department of Homeland Security’s United States Secret Service Has released a Request for Proposals solicitation for a new 5.56x45mm carbine. The Secret Service are offering a five year Indefinite Quantity/Indefinite Delivery (IQ/ID) contract, this however, has a lifetime quantity ceiling of 3,900 rifles with a guarantee of a minimum order of […] More