What the Hell is a Battle Rifle?

Most people have have heard of assault rifles, and many know that the first types were developed by the German Army during WWII – first calling them “machine carbines” or “sub-machine guns” before settling on the cooler sounding assault rifle classification (“Sturmgewehr”) in order to obtain Hitler’s signature on the production order.   Besides having […]

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B&T Provides APC9K SMG to the United States Air Force

The United States Air Force has purchased the B&T APC9K PRO sub-machine gun platform. These ultra-compact weapon systems are destined for specialized service and close personal protection use within the branch. “B&T is honored to have our APC9K PRO selected by the United States Air Force. We’re pleased to know that specially trained Airmen will […]

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ARES Airsoft Announces Kel-Tec RDB Replica

ARES Airsoft recently announced that they will be releasing an officially-licensed AEG replica of the Kel-Tec RDB .223 / 5.56mm bullpup rifle next year – in collaboration with EMG Arms. The Kel-Tec RDB (Rifle, Downward-ejection, Bullpup) is a .223 Remington / 5.56×45mm NATO semi-automatic rifle, developed and manufactured by Kel-Tec Industries of Florida. It uses […]

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Bundeswehr Assault Rifle Order Cancelled

BREAKING NEWS – According to several sources, the German Bundeswehr has apparently, and unexpectedly, cancelled its order for approximately 120,000 Haenel MK556 ‘machine carbines’ (assault rifles) that was placed less than a month ago. Readers familiar with the saga of the Bundeswehr’s search for a new rifle to replace the Heckler & Koch G36 in […]

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Primary Arms Optics Earn NTOA Recommendations

Primary Arms Optics has received six new ratings from the National Tactical Officers Association (NTOA), which evaluates products based on their performance in tactical law enforcement applications. The NTOA’s testing draws from real-world performance, evaluating products by their build quality, ease-of-use, design features, and practicality for law enforcement operations. These tests cover weeks of analysis […]

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