Guns don’t have to be loud. An inventor by the name of Hiram Percy Maxim understood this fact over a century ago when he was awarded his first patent for a firearm silencer in 1909. Sold over the counter at sporting goods retailers, hardware stores, and in mail order catalogs, these “Maxim Silencers” cost as …

The key to a fun and successful cold-weather camping trip is typically described in two words: stay warm. A long day of ice fishing, hiking, hunting or backpacking will come to an uncomfortable and potentially hazardous end if your sleeping quarters do not provide enough warmth for you to rest easy. Shivering and chattering teeth …

The National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF), the trade association for the firearms and ammunition industry, today announced it would join Orchid Advisors in joint sponsorship of the annual Firearms Industry Compliance Conference to be held May 11- 13, 2015 at the Marriott’s Orlando World Center Resort. The 2015 conference brings together firearm manufacturers, importers, exporters, …

Proposed Ban: http://www.atf.gov/sites/default/file… Definition of Armor Piercing: (B) The term “armor piercing ammunition” means— (i) a projectile or projectile core which may be used in a handgun and which is constructed entirely (excluding the presence of traces of other substances) from one or a combination of tungsten alloys, steel, iron, brass, bronze, beryllium copper or …

Steve Sanetti, President and CEO of the National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF), delivers his remarks at the 2015 SHOT Show’s State of the Industry event. NSSF is the trade association for the firearms industry. Its mission is to promote, protect and preserve hunting and the shooting sports. Formed in 1961, NSSF has a membership of …

PSE has added an exciting new addition to its 2015 Pro Series line with the Decree HD, an all-in-one bow designed for the shooter that loves range and 3D archery as much as they love to hunt. According to Blake Shelby, VP of Sales and Marketing for PSE, the Decree HD serves a consumer base …

REMINGTON ANNOUNCES PARA INTEGRATION

      Remington Outdoor Company has addressed the long rumored fate of Para USA. There have been rumors floating around that they would be going under for quite some time. Remington stated that Para USA will no longer function as its own separate company, and all Para USA products will be sold under the Remington umbrella instead. Remington …

 The Scholastic Shooting Sports Foundation (SSSF) is joining forces with Project ChildSafe to help promote responsible firearm handling and storage. “Our shared history with the Scholastic Shooting Sports Foundation makes this partnership a natural fit, and SSSF’s many student athletes are outstanding ambassadors of safe firearms handling and storage for young people and adults,” said Steve …

   The Shooting, Hunting and Outdoor Trade Show (SHOT Show) rang up its second highest attendance ever at the Sands Expo Center Jan. 20-23, giving the industry a very good indicator that a strong sales year lies ahead. Long a bellwether for the industry’s prospects, the SHOT Show brings together buyers and sellers from the …