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Transitioning from Carbine To Handgun at Close Range

October 6, 2011
A typical two-day pistol-carbine course splits off one day for handgun and a second for carbine. At Redback One, the handgun or long gun are operated as the scenario dictated. This is done, because training director Jason Falla believes your primary weapon is your long gun.

SIG Sauer Introduces M400 Carbine

September 30, 2011
SIG Sauer has introduced the SIG M400 tactical carbine, an improved version of its 5.56x45mm military issue tactical carbine. The SIG M400 uses a direct-impingement gas system and accepts parts and accessories for the original M4-style carbine.

Bushmaster Supplies Md. Park Police with Carbines

September 9, 2011
These gas-operated custom rifles feature a quad-rail split hand guard, Magpul rear MBUS iron sights, six-position stock, 16-inch barrel with flash suppressor, and a Parkerized finish.

Mossberg Introduces Pair of MMR AR-15 Rifles

July 22, 2011
Mossberg will initially offer the MMR Tactical as a standard M4-style carbine and the MMR Hunter for varmint or small/medium game hunting. Both rifles will be chambered in 5.56mm NATO/.223 Rem.

ATI Introduces B&D 37mm Less-Lethal Launchers

July 20, 2011
B&D launchers can handle 37mm ammunition such as flares, smoke and pyrotechnic rounds for civilian use and batons, CS gas, rubber pellets and other less-lethal options.

Carbine Fundamentals

June 22, 2011
To show what your carbine can do and to test or improve your skills, LAV uses his 4-10 Drill. This is shooting at four distances — single-position shooting at 100 yards prone, 75 yards seated, 50 yards kneeling and 25 yards standing in 1 minute, 45 seconds, 30 seconds, and 15 seconds. Fire 10 shots at each distance.

ArmaLite Introduces 6.8 SPC Carbine

May 25, 2011
ArmaLite will produce a limited run of 6.8mm SPC carbines starting in June, the company has announced. The M-15A4 carbine, which will be chambered for the 6.8 SPC II, is an AR-platform rifle operating with a gas system.

AR Accessories

May 19, 2011

For officers looking to customize their AR-type rifle and make it more ready for duty, there are dozens of ways to configure it the way you like it. In this photo gallery, we show you a few, including free-float rails, collapsible stocks, muzzle brakes and suppressors, trigger guards, foregrips, tools and cleaning kits. For more, read "Accessorizing Your AR."

Accessorizing Your AR

May 17, 2011

One of the fastest growing sectors of the law enforcement market is enhancements for the AR Series of firearms. The AR has become the firearms counterpart of Burger King's Whopper: You can have it your way, any way you want it, literally.

Ruger Introduces SR-556E AR-Type Rifle

April 29, 2011
Ruger, at the NRA Show 2011, announced the SR-556E carbine, which the company is marketing as a value-priced alternative of the SR-556. Both rifles include the two-stage piston and multi-stage regulator that runs cooler and cleaner than traditional AR-style rifles.

Winchester Recalls Ranger .223 Rem Power-Point Lots

March 3, 2011
The corporate parent of Winchester announced a recall of six lots of Ranger .223 Remington 64-grain Power-Point rifle ammunition, because it "may contain incorrect propellant," according to a company statement.

Rock River Arms LAR-8 Varmint A4

February 14, 2011

The advantage of a semi-auto weapon over a bolt gun is obvious. Follow-up shots are much quicker and the felt recoil is much less. Another advantage of the AR platform .308 weapons system is the familiar layout of the selector, mag release, and charging handle.

Wilson Combat Introduces TRIM Free-Float AR Rail

February 7, 2011
The rail system's attachment points enable the end-user to quickly position the supplied modular Picatinny rail panel on the attached interface in pre-specified locations.

Robinson Armament's XCR-M 7.62x51 NATO Rifle

February 7, 2011

Robinson Armament offers a sneak preview of their XCR-M 7.62x51 NATO caliber rifle.

SHOT Show 2011: Colt Debuts Modular LE901 Carbine

January 18, 2011
The rifle can be deployed in 7.62mm/.308 with either a 13- or 16-inch barrel. For closer quarters engagements at 5.56mm/.223, officers can swap out the upper receiver and, with an internal adapter that bolts to the upper, deploy the rifle with a 10.3-, 14.5- or 16-inch barrel.

SHOT Show 2011: H&K Introduces Civilian Version of HK416 Carbine

January 18, 2011
The 5.56x45mm MR556A1 would be available for purchase by off-duty law officers — the HK416 is an agency issued rifle only — and employs a gas piston operating system with a piston and "pusher" rod in place of a gas tube.

Long Guns: 2011

January 13, 2011

Just 10 years ago when law enforcement agencies went out to purchase long guns, they rarely looked at anything other than shotguns. Today, the AR and other military-style rifles dominate the market.

MTM Introduces Tactical Range Box

December 29, 2010
The Tactical Range Box includes two adjustable gun forks for rifles and shotguns, and also has an action-block insert arm designed to fit into the magazine well of AR-15 or M16 rifles. It supports cleaning and accessory mounting with red-dot sights, lights, and lasers.

GunVault Unveils AR Rifle Lock

December 15, 2010
The AR MagVault's key lock system fits most .223/5.56 AR-type carbines. It's constructed from glass-reinforced nylon for durability.

New Tactical .22

November 29, 2010
Mossberg International's Tactical .22 is an affordable AR-style .22 rimfire and a cost-effective training platform. Taking cues from Mossberg's proven 702 autoloader, the Tactical .22 matches an 18-inch barrel to a quad rail forend
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