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New Extreme Cold Weather Gear for the Bundeswehr

The German Army ("Budeswehr') has a brand new set of threads for protecting soldiers against extreme cold weather conditions - the so-called "Arktiksatz" (Arctic Set). The info graphic below lays out the details of the 3 different layers of the system: (Photo: Bundeswehr / Jana Neumann) English explanation: FIRST LAYER: ...

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Danish soldiers during exercise Trident Juncture 2018 in Norway. Photo: Rune Dyrholm Via

Walther PPK and PPK/S to be Made-In-The-USA

The Walther PP (Polizeipistole, or Police pistol) series pistols are blowback-operated semi-automatic pistols, developed by the German arms manufacturer Carl Walther GmbH Sportwaffen and originally released in 1929. The semi-automatic PP operated using a simple blowback action and was designed with several safety features, some of them innovative; including an...

Old Skool Airsoft Just Got More Interesting

It was the epitome of traditional design and craftsmanship meets modern warfare, and was also the first submachine gun to see combat use. It is of course the German Bergmann MP-18 (Maschinenpistole model 1918) that entered service with the Imperial German Army in 1918 as a Sturmtruppen weapon for clearing...

MagPul Drops a Truckload of New Products for SHOT Show 2019

Remember the time when MagPul rocked the SHOT Show with a customized Unimog truck? Well this year they're rocking SHOT by dropping a truckload of new products... Seriously. There have been so many announcements of awesome new products that all we're going to do is show them all, and then...

UF PRO Combat Medic Essentials video series

UF PRO®, makers of advanced-technology garments and accessories for military and law-enforcement units, has released a no-cost combat medic video series covering the basics of casualty treatment. Called "The Pro’s Guide to Combat Medic Essentials Skills" the video set consists of several installments hosted by an active-duty SF combat medic...

ITS Tactical Rethinks the Radio Pouch

The ITS Tactical 10-4 Radio Pouch™ is lightweight and skeletonized, offering rapid acquisition, the ultimate in retention and multiple mounting methods for Baofeng UV-5R style radios (transceivers) with extended batteries. The 10-4 Radio Pouch™ doesn’t impede any functional operation of a Baofeng radio, leaving buttons and ports available for use....

SIG SAUER Introduces the SIG AIR ProForce Airsoft Line

SIG SAUER is pleased to introduce the new, high-end SIG AIR ProForce airsoft line for professional training. SIG AIR ProForce products are designed as 100% accurate replicas of their centerfire counterparts in look, balance and handling characteristics and engineered to SIG standards for precision, accuracy, and reliability. Initial SIG AIR...

Helikon-Tex Introduces New Line of Shirts – what’s the big deal?

Believe it or not, the Polish company Helikon-Tex has been around for 35 years now - but far from sitting on their laurels the company has been steadily establishing itself in recent years as an innovative and forward-thinking provider of both tactical and outdoor clothing and gear. In fact, having...

Heckler & Koch Supplies More HK416 Assault Rifles To Norway

The Norwegian Armed Forces was the first customer to adopt the HK416 in the year 2007, and now Heckler & Koch has been contracted by the Norwegian Defence Materiel Agency to supply yet more HK416 Assault Rifle Sets. The supply order will run over 36 months, beginning in 2019 and...