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    [SHOT 2018] Virtra and Haley Strategic D7

    This article was originally posted on Thefirearmblog.com A few years ago I went to the Vehicle and Darkness D3 course with Haley Strategic. At this course, students learn how to fine-tune fundamentals while manipulating lights and shooting in and around vehicles. A vehicle ballistics lab was also very informative. After the course, I realized how […] More

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    [SHOT 2018] Ops-Core’s New Fast SF Helmet Line

    This article was originally posted on Thefirearmblog.com Ops-Core is releasing a new line of Fast Helmets in both ballistic and carbon fiber. The ballistic version will first be released with an MSRP of $1700 and weighs lighter than its predecessor. A sales rep at the Ops-Core booth said the SF was 6% lighter when compared […] More

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    Turkish Company UTS to Produce 5.56mm and 9mm AR15 Clones

    This article was originally posted on Thefirearmblog.com UTS Defense, known for their commercial pump action 12 gauge shotguns in the United States has featured a promotional image on the Turkish website (not the U.S. one though) that shows a 5.56x45mm AR15 derivative titled the UT512 and a 9x19mm version titled UT9S. The promotion had the simple […] More

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    AX50s now in Service with Turkish Law Enforcement

    This article was originally posted on Thefirearmblog.com The Turkish national law enforcement special response teams (Police Special Operations Department, Polis Özel Harekât Dairesi) have recently adopted Accuracy International’s .50 BMG AX50 anti-material rifle according to Aybars, a Turkish defense analyst on Twitter. Mentions of this upcoming sale were made in the early part of June, but recently he […] More