Oddly enough, I was just having the discussion of an MRD capable Five-seveN with a buddy, who’s a SWAT sergeant out West, a few weeks ago. I’m a retired County police officer and have been working as a part time school police officer over the past year. We’re limited to what we can carry on our belts, no long guns. Especially in light of some recent shootings I’ve had some … [Read more...] about FN Updates its Five-seveN Pistol With the New FN Five-seveN Mk3 MRD
I tweaked my summer carry a bit with some upgrades and additions. I’m still rocking my Glock 43X but I swapped out my factory slide for a Saurez optics cut slide in Sniper Gray and mounted a Holosun 597K-GR. The 43X now mimics my Glock 45 duty gun with its Holosun sight. I’m still using the C&G IWB holster I had before; I just opened up the top a little with a Dremel to … [Read more...] about What Are You Toting This Summer?
EOTECH fans can now add their favorite sighting system to their handguns with the release of the EFLX Mini Red Dot Sight. The new sight uses the Leupold Delta Point Pro footprint, which is also the same as the SIG Romeo and Crimson Trace MRD’s. It comes with either a 3 MOA or 6MOA dot and has respectable battery life at 25,000 hours at brightness level 5 for the 3 MOA dot … [Read more...] about You Can Finally Put an EOTECH Sight on Your Pistol With the New EFLX Mini Red Dot Sight
Ever wonder what your dad’s or grandfather’s EDC might have looked like? Think it would still get the job done today? Based on recent experience, I’m going to say it’d do just fine. I picked up an old I-frame Smith & Wesson Terrier recently chambered for .38 S&W. The I-frame was the predecessor to the J-frame most commonly found in the .38 Special Chiefs Special … [Read more...] about Some Things Never Go Out of Style: Old Time-y EDC
Sometimes when you need a blade you need it right now. Even though there are a multitude of quick one hand opening systems none seem to beat the out the front (OTF) automatic. Plus they’re really cool, especially a double action auto like the new 5370FE Shootout from Benchmade. With a DA auto you just press forward on the activation button and the blade shoots straight … [Read more...] about Trending Gear: Benchmade 5370FE Shootout OTF Knife