Firearm/Gun News, September 1-7, 2019


Week-in-review news roundup: the latest firearm news, gun news and other insights from the previous week that you may have missed.

Welcome to Less costly Than Dirt’s Week-In-Overview News Roundup.

Right here you will obtain some of the preceding week’s top rated stories in the shooting business, as properly as our favourite reader comments and #RangeDayFriday images.

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Newest Firearm News

Walmart Halts Sales of Common Ammo Calibers, Handguns
On Tuesday, September three the retail behemoth announced they will cease sales of quite a few well known calibers of ammunition, and are leaving the handgun industry completely.

BREAKING: SIG NGSW Prototype Unveiled To The Public
Right after getting chosen as 1 of 3 arms makers to provide prototypes of subsequent-gen weaponry to the United States Army, SIG SAUER has unveiled their NGSW prototype rifle.

Savage Announces AXIS II Flat Dark Earth
Savage Arms introduces the AXIS II in a new colour: Flat Dark Earth (FDE).

Taurus Introduces NEW G3 Polymer 9mm Pistol
The price range-focused arms manufacturer has announced a new polymer-physique complete-size pistol.

Springfield Armory Confirms New Firearm Rumors
Historic firearms producer Springfield Armory confirms rumors of release of a new firearm on September 25. The surprise gun has been in improvement for two years.

New Intense Extended Variety Planet Record Set Applying Berger Bullets
Shooter Randy Smart scored 3 successive hits in a 36″ plate at two,158 yards with handloaded Berger 338 Caliber 300 grain OTM Tactical Hybrid ammo, setting a new planet record at the NRA Intense Extended Variety Championships.

Reader Comments of the Week

“I have each the C and now S model. Each are fantastic firearms for concealing. Each are additional than sufficient for EDC. Round count is fantastic as properly as accuracy. You will not be disappointed.”

– RICK, in response to Overview: CZ-USA P-10 S Optics-Prepared

“If you insist on purse carry, please don’t forget to hang on to the purse at ALL occasions. I’ve noticed girls leave purses in all sorts of public locations (grocery carts, restaurant booths, fitting rooms, and so forth.)…”

– STEVEN SCOTT, in response to Most effective Concealed Carry Possibilities for Female Shooters

“This is a good report and 1 additional suggestion…Purple is a excellent believed when mounting Scope/Rings. I have noticed some shooters on the variety possessing to grab tools when their scope slipped loose…just a dab on the set screws…. have to have to drown.”

– VIETVET, in response to Threadlockers: A Guide for AR-15 DIYers

#RangeDayFriday Images of the Week

Right here are some of our favourite fan photo submissions of the week. Discover out how you could win a new gun by sharing your #rangedayfriday pics on our contest web page.
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Credit: @mypointofpew (Instagram)


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Credit: BigThor54 (Twitter)

That is all for this week! We want our readers a pleased and secure Labor Day! Verify back subsequent Friday for yet another round of the most recent firearm news, reader comments and #RangeDayFriday images.


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