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FirstSpear Friday Focus: FS Attends Enforce Tac & SICUR

Friday, March 1st, 2024

The FirstSpear team spent the week showcasing new technology & gear to end users at Enforce Tac in Nuremberg, Germany and SICUR in Madrid, Spain.

Continuing its attendance at Enforce Tac in its 11th year, FirstSpear continues to innovate and answer the call of those at the tip of the spear domestically and globally. With over 80 countries in attendance, this year also marked the 11th year of our attendance since the very beginning of the show.

The team also spent time in Madrid, Spain at SICUR leading international security event, that brings together public and private security companies. Continuing to support war fighters throughout the world.

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CardoMax Energy Drink Sponsor for WEPTAC

Tuesday, January 9th, 2024

Make sure you grab your CardoMax Sample packs at WEPTAC. There will be 8 energy packets, plus a $10 gift card in every sample pack. 

Then swing by MATBOCK at table 221.

Carrington Textiles: Exhibiting Stretch Flame Resistant Textile Innovations in the Middle East

Tuesday, January 2nd, 2024

Adlington, United Kingdom: Global manufacturer of flame resistant fabrics, Carrington Textiles, is exhibiting its latest developments in stretch FR and sustainable workwear products, at Intersec in Dubai in January 2024.

The company’s latest innovation, Flametougher 290AS Flex, represents a significant advancement in electrical arc flash protection with a composition of CORDURA® nylon 6,6 to ensure certified strength as well as EOL fibres by XLANCE® for elasticity and comfort. This innovative stretch flame resistant fabric is designed to provide enhanced safety for professionals working in environments where electrical arc flashes pose a significant risk.

Additionally, Carrington Textiles is showcasing a range of new flame resistant products, including Flameflex 300AS, Flametuff Satin 250 AS, as well as Flameshield Satin 425 developed to achieve an impressive class 2 rating for welding protection. These products offer superior protection against flames and heat, ensuring the safety of workers in high-risk industries.

Furthermore, the textile manufacturer is extending its range of lightweight inherent FR fabrics from the Flameban family incorporating Lenzing fibres, an eco-friendly alternative containing a cellulosic base generating moisture management properties. This blend not only enhances comfort but also provides exceptional flame resistance, making it an ideal choice for professionals seeking both protection and comfort.

Continuing Carrington Textiles’ commitment to sustainability, the company is exhibiting at Intersec 2024 its new Tahoe as part of the stretch workwear fabric range containing 29% REPREVE® recycled polyester. Tahoe boasts a remarkable 20% stretch due to the inclusion of 4% EOL fibres by XLANCE®. This eco-friendly workwear textile not only reduces environmental impact but also offers the flexibility and durability needed for demanding work environments. With these innovations, Carrington Textiles continues to prioritise safety, comfort, and sustainability in its product offerings.

Carrington Textiles’ Sales Director, Paul Farrell, says: “Attending Intersec presents an excellent opportunity for us to showcase our extensive range of products in the market, including textiles from our workwear and flame-resistant collections, as well as our NFPA2112 fabrics. Our participation in the event enables us to strengthen existing relationships with customers and partners while also exploring new business prospects in this exciting region.”

To find out more about Carrington Textiles’ new developments, visit their stand at Intersec in the Dubai World Trade Centre, from the 16th until 18th January in hall 7, stand G12, or visit

Visit OKSI At These January Events

Tuesday, January 2nd, 2024


Thursday, December 28th, 2023

January 10-11 at the Nellis Club.

QuietKat to Showcase Innovative E-Bikes at Expo Defensa in Bogotá, Colombia

Wednesday, November 29th, 2023

Eagle, CO – QuietKat, the leader in all-terrain electric bikes and a Vista Outdoor Inc. (NYSE: VSTO) brand, is thrilled to announce its participation in the upcoming Expo Defensa, set to take place in Bogotá, Colombia, next week. This prestigious event, renowned for its focus on defense and security technology, provides an excellent platform for QuietKat to meet with interested parties about their state-of-the-art e-Bikes, which are revolutionizing mobility in challenging environments.

“Our products are built to handle extreme conditions, making them an ideal choice for military, law enforcement, and other professional users” said Ross Botha, the Military, LE and OGA Sales Manager of QuietKat.

Expo Defensa is the leading exhibition in Latin America focusing on technological development and innovation for defense and security forces. This event attracts international exhibitors and visitors, providing a global platform for companies like QuietKat to demonstrate their commitment to supporting defense and security sectors with advanced solutions.

QuietKat invites all Expo Defensa attendees to contact Ross to learn more about their products and how they can enhance mobility in various operational and recreational settings.

To set up a meeting at Expo Defensa contact Ross Botha directly at

EAA & Girsan: Taking the Gloves Off for NASGW…Unbeatable Products for 2024!

Tuesday, October 24th, 2023

Cocoa, FL- At the NASGW 2023 event, EAA and Girsan are set to unveil their most exciting array of new products to date. These innovative offerings are poised to set new standards in the USA small arms market, boasting exceptional quality, advanced features, and extremely competitive pricing. We invite you to visit the EAA booth #710 at NASGW to discover more about these groundbreaking products. If you don’t stock EAA products, your competition will or is!

The Girsan 1911 Influencer™ is designed to cater to a wide range of preferences, offering multiple barrel lengths, including a 5” barrel (S) model, 4.4” barrel (C) model, and 3.4” barrel (SC) model options, and an array of calibers, such as 9mm, 45acp, 10mm, and 38 Super. This versatility ensures that shooters can find the perfect fit for their needs.

What truly sets the Influencer™ apart is its commitment to excellence without breaking the bank. With a choice of three unique finishes – All-Black, Two-Tone Tungsten, and Black Camo – it’s a pistol that not only performs but also looks the part.

But that’s not all; the Influencer™ is Optic Ready for RMS/RMSc footprint and features ambidextrous safeties, a 3-holed trigger, extended beavertail, magazine well, limited lifetime warranty, and an accessory rail (S and C models). Matched with comfortable polymer grips providing a secure hold, ensuring that every shot counts.

The Girsan 1911 Untouchable™ is a firearm dedicated to its own name of offering untouchable quality at an untouchable price!

Available in three barrel lengths, 5” barrel (S) model, 4.4” barrel (C) model, and 3.4” (SC) model, catering to various shooting preferences. Customers can choose from different calibers, including 9MM or 45ACP, as well as different finish options such as All-Black, Two-Tone Tungsten, Black Camo, or OD Green Camo. Out of the box, the EAA / Girsan Untouchable™ series is the best value in the USA 1911 platform today. All EAA / Girsan 1911s are made from forged frames and bar stock slides and barrels (No castings).

The Girsan MC9 Disruptor™ is a pistol designed to disrupt the industry with its exceptional features and unprecedented affordability. Aimed to exceed expectations, the Disruptor™ will be available in two captivating Cerakote finishes: OD Green Camo and Black Camo.

Chambered in 9mm with a 17+1 capacity, the EAA/Girsan MC9 Disruptor™ is a paragon of reliability and durability. Key features for the Disruptor™: Optic Ready (RMS/RMSc), Threaded Barrel, Accessory Rail, Enhanced Striker Trigger, Hi-Tech Cerakote Camo Finish, and Modern Low-Profile Sights. Despite its exceptional features, EAA remains committed to affordability, offering a pistol priced to disrupt the market!

“We take pride in delivering quality firearms at prices that make them accessible to all enthusiasts,” said Chase Duffey, Sales and Import Manager at EAA Corp. “The Disruptor™ is going to redefine what is possible for polymer striker-guns at such an unbeatable price.”

The Girsan 1911 and Regard MC Liberador Series

One of the highlights of the Liberador series is the Regard MC model, adorned with exquisite Santa Muerte engraved grips. Its striking mirror-polished slide, complemented by polished gold controls and small parts, exudes elegance and sophistication. The Girsan Regard MC Liberador will come complete with, an accessory rail, adjustable sights, ambidextrous slide safety/decocker, lightweight design, custom engraved grips, an 18-round magazine, and an English/Spanish manual and hangtag. MAP is $611.

The remaining four variants belong to our MC 1911 series, featuring captivating Sugar Skull pearl-like grips set against a backdrop of a polished stainless-steel slide and frame, accentuated by gold controls and small parts. The MC 1911 Liberador will come in a standard government model in either .45ACP or 9MM with an adjustable rear sight, or a Commander model chambered in 10MM with an adjustable rear sight. EAA/Girsan will also offer a government model with a standard rear sight in .45ACP. All variants will feature an accessory rail, ambidextrous safety, extended beavertail, deep slide serrations, 3-hole trigger, magazine well, low-profile sights and, an English/Spanish manual and hangtag. MAP starts at $882.

We are transitioning to a bilingual website, manuals, and hangtags in Spanish, ensuring that Spanish-speaking gun owners have access to the same high-quality resources as our English-speaking customers.

The Liberador series is a testament to our commitment to respect and appreciation of the diverse heritages that enrich our nation. We invite all firearm enthusiasts to explore the Liberador series and celebrate the unity that firearms can bring to our diverse community.

The Liberador series, and other newly announced products, will be showcased at the 2023 NASGW Expo in Columbus, OH – from Oct 25-27 in booth #710.

EAA and Girsan earning your respect, one gun at a time.
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It’s your right to bear arms. It’s your responsibility to abide by the law and use firearms safely.

VK-1 Wins The Golden Triggr Award for Most Innovative Long Gun at TriggrCon 2023

Sunday, October 15th, 2023

Wichita, Kansas– VKTR Industries is proud to accept the Golden Triggr Award for Most Innovative Long Gun presented at TriggrCon 2023. Representing a showcase for the most cutting-edge developments in the industry, TriggrCon fosters new technologies and recognizes innovation in design and execution.

Our submission, the VK-1, is a lightweight, low-profile, feature-rich, piston-driven AR-15 for the discerning shooter. It features patented state-of-the-art internal components, offering shooters a flatter, cleaner, more consistent shooting experience than traditional DI or legacy piston-driven ARs in the lowest profile footprint on the market. VK-1 is fully ambidextrous, including a patented billet machined magazine release and bolt catch. Heat-treated billet construction on these components ensures they will perform for a lifetime of service even in the most hostile conditions.

At its core, VKTR Industries firmly believes in evolution through design, and the VK-1 represents the precision, craftsmanship, and innovative design necessary to deliver the highest standard of quality in firearms manufacturing.

For more information on the VK-1, visit