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Design a “Strike-Hold!” logo / patch competition

In honour of the fact that we’ve just passed the 50,000 visitors milestone, I think its time we had a logo / patch for the “Strike-Hold!” community.  And who better to design it than the community itself.  So with that, I’d like to invite all you designers out there to...

50,000 and still climbing…

Sometime yesterday we got our 50,000th visitor!  Congratulations to whoever you are/were! It was on a bit of whim that I launched Strike-Hold! back at the tail-end of August. I just thought that there must be at least a few other people out there who also wanted to see up-to-date...

“Popular Mechanics” magazine goes behind the scenes with US spec ops gunboats

Source: www.popularmechanics.com By Erik Sofge Photographs by Chad Hunt Published in the March 2009 issue. Behind the Scenes With a Special Ops Gunboat Crew A PM reporter tags along on a live-fire exercise with the elite gunboat crews of Special Boat Team 22. The first gun to shoot doesn’t sound...

US SOCOM buys Polish “Skytrucks”

from Strategypage.com U.S. SOCOM (Special Operations Command) has bought ten M-28 Skytruck aircraft from Polish manufacturer PZL. SOCOM needed a smaller transport, that could land on rough fields, to get small numbers of troops and supplies to the many scattered bases it has in remote, undeveloped locations. The U.S. Air...

US SOCOM buys Polish”Skytrucks”

from Strategypage.comU.S. SOCOM (Special Operations Command) has bought ten M-28 Skytruck aircraft from Polish manufacturer PZL. SOCOM needed a smaller transport, that could land on rough fields, to get small numbers of troops and supplies to the many scattered bases it has in remote, undeveloped locations. The U.S. Air Force...

Spec.Ops Brand “Shoulder Pocket Wallet”

Saw this on SoldierSystems today, and I thought “Brilliant!  I gotta get me one of these!” From the Spec.Ops product page:  “Traditional wallets are not built to fit in the shoulder pockets found on the new generation of U.S. military uniforms. Conventional wallets don’t offer organization designed around the types...

Spec.Ops Brand”Shoulder Pocket Wallet”

Saw this on SoldierSystems today, and I thought “Brilliant!  I gotta get me one of these!”From the Spec.Ops product page:  “Traditional wallets are not built to fit in the shoulder pockets found on the new generation of U.S. military uniforms. Conventional wallets don’t offer organization designed around the types of...

SIG-556 and Galil AR from King Arms

At last, what a good proper, off-the-shelf SIG 556 airsoft replica – and it appears to also have a blow-back mechanism like their Galil series.          And adding to their great line-up of Galils – the AR model, with real wood hand-guard.  Gorgeous!   http://www.kingarms.com/home.asp

Crye Precision Gen.II Combats – a closer look

Sometimes there’s just too much going on to be able to keep up with it all. Case in point, I only just now discovered MilSpec Monkey’s up-close-and-personal review of the Crye Gen.II Combats at the 2009 SHOT Show: 

Issue 3 KOMMANDO magazine now out!

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