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Smith & Wesson Adds Pair of M&P15 Rifles

January 23, 2012
Smith & Wesson Corp. introduced two M&P rifles—the M&P15 MOE Mid and M&P15 VTAC II—equipped with Magpul and Viking Tactics accessories at SHOT Show in Las Vegas.

SHOT Show 2012: DPMS 5.56mm Tac 2 Carbine

January 19, 2012
DPMS Firearms' Tac 2 incorporates a slew of Magpul parts with a full-length hand guard in one of the more talked-about 5.56mm carbines of SHOT Show.

Colt To Release LE901-16S Carbine

January 13, 2012
Colt Defense LLC will bring to market the LE901-16S modular, multi-caliber rifle. With a proprietary adapter, the rifle can be easily changed from .308 Winchester (7.62x51 NATO) chambering to .223 Remington (5.56x45 NATO).

Product Test: Accurate Armory LE Light M4

January 5, 2012
Accurate Armory's LE Light M4 carbine sets itself apart from others with a 1:7 twist and a reduced overall weight. This quality carbine meets or exceeds Mil-Spec standards for barrel, receiver, chamber, bolt, front sight, and anodizing.

Colt Offers Five Calif. Compliant Rifles

December 23, 2011
The LE6920CA, three of Colt's Magpul-accessorized 6920s (the LE6920CMP-B, LE6920CMP-FDE, and the LE6920CMP-O) and the LE6940CA will be made available in California in 2012.

Police Product Test: Leupold VX-R Scope

December 19, 2011

Leupold builds optics to meet end users' needs. This is the case with the VX-R 1.25-4X20 SPR, a scope built for AR-style rifles.

Daniel Defense v5 Lightweight M4 Carbine

December 16, 2011

The weight difference between the Daniel Defense v5 Lightweight and a standard M4 was immediately noticeable, nearly 10 ounces. That's a lot of weight if you have to work an operation for hours. The standard M4 has a short carbine railed forearm compared to the 12-inch mid length of the v5 Lightweight.

Colt Offers LE6920MP Rifle with Magpul Accessories

November 23, 2011
Colt Defense has introduced the LE6920MP, a version of its AR-type rifle that arrives with eight Magpul firearm accessories. The rifle will be available in several color configurations.

Del-Ton Introduces DTI TRX16 Rifle

November 23, 2011
The new Del-Ton DTI TRX16 rifle is now available with several enhancements, including a hard case, 30-round Troy magazine and a cleaning kit.

Colt Defense Introduces Super-Stoc for AR-Type Rifles

October 19, 2011
Colt Defense LLC has introduced the Colt Super-Stoc buttstock, which will be standard issue on select Colt AR and M4 rifles sold to law enforcement. The new Colt Super-Stoc will be available later this month.

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.
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