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FN America’s BATTLE-PROVEN Tour

Tuesday, March 13th, 2018

FN America, LLC is pleased to announce the launch and inaugural tour of consumer events that FN will attend, aptly named the “Battle-Proven Tour” – presented by FN Firearms. The 2018 tour will make twelve stops across the United States at major consumer-focused events in both endemic and non-endemic markets, including several NASCAR races, the Bassmaster Classic, and military airshows.

“In an effort to continually grow our brand awareness, we decided to take FN directly to the public and tell them our story, face to face,” said Tom Scott, marketing director for FN America, LLC. “The insight gained from our interactions with consumers at these shows and events are invaluable to FN and we want more opportunities to engage and learn from them, and hopefully teach them something new about the FN brand that they didn’t know before.”

To attend any of the stops along the “Battle-Proven Tour” – presented by FN Firearms, please review the events and dates listed below, and purchase your tickets directly from the event organizers.

For more information about the “Battle-Proven Tour” or other events that FN attends, please visit www.fnamerica.com.

PEO Soldier Visits FN America

Tuesday, March 13th, 2018

During a recent visit to FN America, BG Potts, Program Executive Officer Soldier, looked “at emerging technologies for the Next Generation Squad Weapon.”

He didn’t just look. He also got some range time with some of FN’s rarer examples. He was photographed firing the HAMR (Heat Adaptive Modular Rifle), which was FN’s submission for the USMC Infantry Automatic Rifle program back in 2010. It uses a SCAR style upper, with a lower capable of accepting STANAG magazines. But the real secret sauce was a mechanism which converted the weapon from closed to open bolt operation based on how hot the weapon was, in order to keep it cooler.

Image source PEO Soldier’s Facebook page.

FN SCAR-SC Now Available to U.S. Law Enforcement Customers

Friday, January 19th, 2018

(McLean, VA – January 17, 2018) FN America, LLC is pleased to announce the release of the FN SCAR®-SC carbine, available to U.S. federal, state and local law enforcement agencies. The 5.56x45mm-caliber FN SCAR-SC builds on the FN SCAR heritage with an extremely compact design that’s ideal for special response teams and SWAT. The new FN SCAR-SC will be on display at FN’s booth (#13662) at 2018 SHOT Show in Las Vegas, Nevada, Jan. 22 – 26, 2018.

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Specifically adapted for mobility and flexibility, the FN SCAR-SC is offered in the U.S. as select-fire only with a non-reciprocating charging handle and telescoping buttstock. Existing users of FN SCAR® will already be familiar with how to operate this rifle, minimizing training time.

Technical data (with telescoping buttstock):
? Length: 21.10 inches collapsed; 25.71 inches fully extended
? Weight: 6.94 pounds
? Barrel length: 7.5 inches
? Magazine capacity: 30 rounds
? Cyclic rate of fire: 550-650 rounds per minute

Other rifles in the FN SCAR family include the FN SCAR 16 and FN SCAR 17 rifles, the under barrel or standalone FN40GL® grenade launcher and the FN® MK 20 SSR precision rifle.

To learn more about the FN SCAR-SC and other FN products, please visit www.fnamerica.com or visit the FN Booth (#13662) at the 2018 SHOT Show in Las Vegas, Nevada, Jan. 23-26, 2018, at The Sands Expo and Convention Center.

FN to Host Black Rifle Coffee Company at SHOT Show

Wednesday, January 17th, 2018

(McLean, VA – January 16, 2018) FN America, LLC is pleased to announce it will host Black Rifle Coffee Company in its booth at the 2018 SHOT Show in Las Vegas, Nevada, Jan. 21 – 25, 2018. Black Rifle Coffee Company will be serving a limited-edition FN SCAR® Mission Adaptable Blend, available only by visiting FN’s booth during the show. 225 bags of the select blend will be given away per day to show attendees on a first come, first serve basis, with a limit of one bag per person.

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“Black Rifle Coffee Company’s veteran and premium product focus combined with its customer reach align perfectly with our values and mission to provide the world’s most battle-proven firearms to military, law enforcement and civilian customers. As coffee aficionados and huge fans of the Black Rifle Coffee Company ourselves, we are thrilled to partner with them and offer this unique blend for SHOT Show,” remarked Tom Scott, director of marketing for FN America, LLC. “We are excited to share this limited-edition coffee with our customers but the key is to visit to our booth and try it in person because once it’s gone, it’s gone for good. Only a limited quantity was made.”

“Black Rifle Coffee Company is excited to be partnered with FN for SHOT Show,” said Daniel Hollaway, vice president of marketing for Black Rifle Coffee Company. “We can’t wait to see the new industry innovations and our fans at the show. Come see us at booth #13662.”

The FN SCAR Mission Adaptable Blend is a dark roast coffee of Central American and Colombian premium beans, described by Black Rifle as “no frills, no froth, no foam. Just. Black.” Influenced by Black Rifle’s Just.Black. Blend that contains twice as much caffeine than other coffees, the FN SCAR blend will give you the power to meet the demands of any mission.

For more information about FN and FN products, please visit www.fnamerica.com, or visit the FN Booth (#13662) at the 2018 SHOT Show in Las Vegas, Nevada, Jan. 23-26, 2018, at The Sands Expo and Convention Center.

FN America Collaborates With Nine Line Apparel On Exclusive Tees

Tuesday, November 21st, 2017

FN America, LLC, maker of the World’s Most Battle-Proven Firearms.®, is pleased to announce a collaboration with Nine Line Apparel, Inc., on an exclusive collection of t-shirts based on FN’s most popular products. The collection will include four original designs and will be available for purchase online through the FN E-store beginning Monday, Nov. 20, 2017.

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“FN and Nine Line’s missions are extremely well-aligned and we share a lot of the same philosophies when it comes to support of America’s armed forces,” said Jarrod McDevitt, channel marketing manager for FN America, LLC. “We couldn’t have chosen a better creative partner than the men and women at Nine Line Apparel to showcase our Battle-Proven message and products.”

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“It’s an honor to be able to partner with such a highly regarded organization,” said Rich Caponi, CMO of Nine Line Apparel. “As a veteran owned and operated company, many of us are very familiar with the FN legacy. Our designs were created to mirror their dedication to quality and craftsmanship, and we’re very proud of the final product.”

Featured in the collection will be the ‘FN Battle-Proven’ tee with the company’s signature tagline emblazoned across the front, the ‘FN Five-seveN®’ and ‘Five-seveN® Ammo’ tees paying homage to the unique 5.7x28mm caliber developed by FN, and lastly, the ‘FN 509™’ tee and it’s acclaimed 1 million rounds of testing during development. All t-shirts are made of 100 percent cotton and available in sizes M-3XL, prices starting at $27.99.

To see these exclusive tees or purchase one for your collection, please visit the FN E-store at www.fnestore.com.

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AUSA 17 – FN SCAR Modularity

Tuesday, October 10th, 2017

FN America breaks down SCAR modularity in this single graphic, which also serves as the backdrop to their AUSA booth.

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Notice the caliber options along the bottom: 5.56mm, 7.62mm, 6.5mm CREEDMOOR, and .260 Remington.

SOFIC – FN America SCAR Mk 20 in .260 Remington

Wednesday, May 17th, 2017

As I walked through the FN America Booth at SOFIC I ran across this gem. That’s right, .260 Remington.

FN America continues to develop new capabilities, just in case a requirement comes up.

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DSG Holsters at 2017 NRAAM

Wednesday, April 19th, 2017

Featuring Expanded Range of Models

Fort Worth, TX, April 17, 2017 – Kydex holster manufacturer DSG HOLSTERS, a subsidiary of DSG ARMS, will return to the NRA Annual Meeting in Atlanta, Georgia April 28 – 30, 2017, with a greatly expanded range of gun models in our top-selling holster styles, including the recently-announced FN 509™ – an all-new 9MM striker-fired pistol from FN America, LLC.

“As an official LE/MIL Distributor for FN firearms, we’re especially pleased to be able to provide aftermarket support for the new striker-fired FN 509™ through our subsidiary company DSG Holsters” stated Zack Jones, Vice President of Operations for DSG Arms. “We will have both inside and outside waistband holster styles available for the FN 509™ in stock and ready to sell at the NRA Annual Meeting next week.”

NRAAM visitors will find the full array of DSG brand holsters (both inside-waistband/outside-waistband), magazine carriers, and belts in two locations: DSG Holsters Booth #5059 and the DSG Arms show trailer located at the entrance of the Georgia World Congress Center.

2017 NRAAM Show Specials:

· DSG Alpha Outside-Waistband Holsters – NRA SPECIAL $45
· DSG CDC Inside-Waistband Holsters – NRA SPECIAL $39
· DSG HR & HR Vertical Outside-Waistband Holsters – NRA SPECIAL $40
· DSG Single Pistol/Rifle Magazine Carriers – NRA SPECIAL $25
· DSG Double Magazine Carriers – NRA SPECIAL $30
· DSG Alpha Belts – NRA SPECIAL $49

Additional Information:

The FN 509™, an all-new 9mm striker-fired pistol from FN America, LLC., was born out of the company’s effort to produce a contender for the U.S. Army’s Modular Handgun System (MHS) competition and has been further enhanced to meet the needs of U.S. law enforcement and commercial customers. Built on the proven architecture of the FNS™ Compact, FN made changes internally and externally to meet the rigorous performance standards of the MHS requirements and further developed the platform into the FN 509™ with help from industry experts.

To see the new FN 509™ in person, visit the FN Booth (#2429) at the 2017 NRA Annual Meetings, held April 28 – 30, 2017, in Atlanta, Georgia. To read more on the design and development of the FN 509™ or to find a dealer near you, please visit www.fnamerica.com.

DSG Holsters, a division of Defense Solutions Group, Inc. and distributed by DSG Arms, is a Texas-based kydex holster manufacturing company. Crafted and assembled in Fort Worth, the DSG series of Alpha, CDC, HR & HR Vertical Holsters and Magazine Carriers have been adopted by civilians, law enforcement, military and government agencies throughout Texas and North America. DSG Holsters combine innovative and efficient technology with old school craftsmanship back by our Satisfaction Guaranteed – Limited Lifetime Warranty. Visit our site for a complete listing of available DSG Holster styles and gun models: https://dsgarms.com/holsters.