Archive for April, 2013

SureFire M300 Mini Scout Light – Now Available

Tuesday, April 30th, 2013

The SureFire M300 Mini Scout light is Mil Std 1913 compatible and can be attached via an integral thumbscrew clamp. Powered by a single 123A lithium battery, the LED lamp generates 200 lumens of light shaped by a proprietary TIR lens. It has just been upgraded from 110 lumens to 200 lumens and is now available and shipping to dealers.


The ergonomic M300 is activated by clicking its pushbutton tailcap switch or, for fingertip control without altering your grip on the weapon, by pressing the included pressure-activated tape switch. Built from lightweight aerospace aluminum, hard anodized with a Mil-Spec finish, and O-ring sealed to keep out the elements, the ultra-compact M300 will endure the rigors of combat without weighing down your weapon.

• Recoil-proof LED generates 200 lumens of blinding light
• TIR lens shapes versatile beam with enough reach and surround light for longer- and close-range tasks
• Hard-anodized aluminum body, tempered window & O-ring seals make light rugged and durable
• Ergonomic tailcap and pressure-pad tape switch options included
• Thumbscrew mount attaches quickly & securely to any Mil-Spec Picatinny rail
• Powered by a single 123A lithium battery with 10-year shelf life

Available in Black and Tan with White LED.

‘Keep Calm and Return Fire’ T-Shirts Restocked at Tactical Distributors

Tuesday, April 30th, 2013

The last run of Keep Calm and Return Fire™ sold out in just a few days but Tactical Distributors has restocked and they are now available for order.


Available in Black, Gray and Desert Sand in Small – XXLarge.

BAE Systems To Celebrate the Production of One Million Combat Helmets

Tuesday, April 30th, 2013


This afternoon, BAE Systems Protection Systems will celebrate the production of its one millionth combat helmet at its Jessup, Pennsylvania facility. The company manufactures combat helmets for the U.S. Army, the U.S. Marine Corps, the Defense Logistics Agency and several allied forces.

Attending and speaking at the celebration will be U.S. Representative Matthew Cartwright; Major General Wesley Craig, The Adjutant General for the Pennsylvania National Guard; Lieutenant Colonel Frank Lozano of the U.S. Army Program Executive Office. Also in attendance will be Jessup’s Mayor Beverly Merkel.

This ceremony comes at the heels of receiving multiple contracts for U.S. Marine Corps Lightweight Helmets, the most recent being issued earlier this year for $28 million.

Magpul Announces 1911 Grip Panels

Tuesday, April 30th, 2013


Inspired by Magpul Dynamics, the 1911 Grip Panels offer a combination of advanced features, improved control characteristics, and Magpul value. Constructed of carbon-reinforced polymer, the grips have a unique diamond-shaped cross-section to prevent twisting in the hand, an aggressive magazine release cut-out, aggressive texture for positive control, and are compatible with ambidextrous safeties. The grips are designed to fit full size framed 1911s with standard grip screw bushings. Available in dark carbon gray only, with additional fitments and materials coming.


Magpul Introduces the MBUS Pro

Monday, April 29th, 2013

Magpul MBUS Pro Rear - Profile

This week, Magpul Industries is introducing the MBUS Pro front and rear back up sight featuring all steel construction. They are freaking awesome. Right out of the gate, I know some of you are going to say that they ripped off this company or that company. Ok, got it. Now, check the price. MSRP for the Front is $84.95 and Rear is $104.95.

Magpul MBUS Sizes

Naturally, they are Mil Std 1913 compatible and feature positive detents for both up and down functions. Additionally, they are narrow so that they won’t get in the way of other devices such as lasers.

Magpul MBUS Pro Front

The MBUS Pro front sight integrates a rotary-style elevation adjustment knob so no more tools and stows just .432″ above the rail height with standard AR front sight height when deployed for use.

The Rear MBUS Pro is dual aperture and adjustable for windage.

Magpul MBUS Pro Rear

The Rear Sight is .375″ above the rail when stowed and extends to full AR height when in use.

Look for a formal announcement soon from

HOG Saddle Issued NSN & Added To GSA

Monday, April 29th, 2013

The Shadow Tech LLC HOG Saddle is now available through US Tactical Supply’s GSA Contract, GS-07F-0259N. additionally, it was assigned NSN 1005-01-616-2719 as part of the USMC Trip Pod Kit.


The Hog Saddle was developed by a Marine Scout Sniper and OIF Veteran as a clamp-style stable shooting platform. It is designed to be combined with a tripod such as the Manfrotto which is well known in the precision shooting community.


To Request a GSA Quote, visit here.

Warrior Expo West Round Up | ADS TV | Warrior West 2013

Monday, April 29th, 2013

What a show!! 2 days packed full of interviews and product demos. This short video gives you a taste of brands and products we could not cover during the regular interviews. Please stay tuned to ADS TV for more trade show coverage.

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SIGTac SB15 Stabilizing Brace Launches This Week

Monday, April 29th, 2013

SIG SAUER is introducing a new product this week for AR-pistols that may well change the way you look at these guns.

According to SIG SAUER, the SIGTac SB15 Stabilizing Brace will , “Dramatically Improve the Single-Handed Performance of Buffer Tube Equipped Pistols.” Additionally, they state that it is ATF approved.

– Fits all pistols equipped with an AR-style buffer tube 1.0″ – 1.2″ in diameter.
– ATF Approved
– Veteran Designed
– Made in USA
– Quick and easy to install

A portion of the proceeds from the sale of every SB15 Pistol Stabilizing Brace goes to support the veterans of Honored American Veterans Afield.

Look for these to start going on sale starting at the NRA Annual Meeting in Houston this Friday, in the SIG SAUER booth.