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18″ Aero (Ballistic Advantage) 223 Wylde 1:8 Barrel: Ammo Testing!

| December 26, 2018 | 0 Comments
18″ Aero (Ballistic Advantage) 223 Wylde 1:8 Barrel: Ammo Testing!

Howdy everyone! I did a bit of searching for some factory loads to try in my SPR build (Aero/Ballistic Advantage 223 Wylde, 18″ 1:8 twist), and turns out I couldn’t find too much out there on the interwebs. So, in the name of friendship and pseudoscience I decided to do some of my own testing […]

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FightLite (ARES) SCR Gen 2 Review

| October 21, 2017
FightLite (ARES) SCR Gen 2 Review

I recently picked up a FightLite SCR, this is the gen 2 model SCR-011KM from Blue Cord Firearms in CT (HIGHLY recommend!). Being behind enemy lines and having bounced between NY and CT, I’ve had my eye on one of these for a while. Seeing this new model with dust cover, port for forward assist, […]

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Virginia: Arlington Considering Gun Ban Tomorrow

| July 21, 2020

Virginia: Arlington Considering Gun Ban Tomorrow Tomorrow, the Arlington County Board will consider banning firearms in certain public locations.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Connecticut: NRA Monitoring Upcoming Special Session

| July 20, 2020

Connecticut: NRA Monitoring Upcoming Special Session Last week, Governor Ned Lamont called for the General Assembly to convene a special session beginning on July 21, 2020. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Virginia: Special Session to Convene August 18th

| July 20, 2020

Virginia: Special Session to Convene August 18th Last week, Governor Ralph Northam announced that August 18th will be the start date for the General Assembly to convene a special session. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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NRA-PVF Endorses President Donald Trump for Reelection

| July 20, 2020

NRA-PVF Endorses President Donald Trump for Reelection Fairfax, Va. – The National Rifle Association Political Victory Fund (NRA-PVF) endorsed President Donald Trump for reelection as the president of the United States of America in 2020. The endorsement was announced in a letter sent to the president yesterday, Wednesday, July 15.  View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Court Partially Blocks Enforcement of Virginia’s Unconstitutional Private Sales Ban

| July 20, 2020

Court Partially Blocks Enforcement of Virginia’s Unconstitutional Private Sales Ban On July 14, a judge in Lynchburg, VA, partially blocked enforcement of the Commonwealth’s new ban on private firearm sales, ruling it effectively prohibits law-abiding adults under age 21 from acquiring handguns, in violation of Virginia’s constitutional right to keep and bear arms. The decision […]

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European Lead Ammo Ban Update

| July 20, 2020

European Lead Ammo Ban Update European firearm owners are in the midst of a three fronted war on the possession and use of lead ammunition. The battles are being fought against a European-wide ban on metallic lead (ammunition), a prohibition on the use of lead ammunition in terrestrial environments, and a ban on both the […]

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Top Gun-Control Group Will Spend $1.25 Million in Colorado After Affiliate Received PPP Loan

| July 17, 2020

Top Gun-Control Group Will Spend $1.25 Million in Colorado After Affiliate Received PPP Loan One of the country’s leading gun-control groups received up to $350,000 from taxpayers to deal with the fallout from coronavirus, but that has not affected its political arm’s plans to spend millions on the 2020 election. Giffords PAC, one of the […]

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Missouri: Gov. Parson Calls Special Session to Fight Crime

| July 17, 2020

Missouri: Gov. Parson Calls Special Session to Fight Crime On July 15th, Governor Michael Parson called on the General Assembly to convene a special session on July 27th to address violent crime. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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NRA Endorses J.R. Claeys for Kansas State Senate

| July 16, 2020

NRA Endorses J.R. Claeys for Kansas State Senate The NRA endorses  A+ candidate J.R. Claeys over F rated Randall Hardy for election to the 24th senate district of Kansas View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Hawaii: Legislature Adjourns, Mag Ban and Ammo Checks Defeated!

| July 14, 2020

Hawaii: Legislature Adjourns, Mag Ban and Ammo Checks Defeated! Friday, July 10, the Hawaii legislature adjourned the 2020 regular session. With the adjournment, HB 1902, restricting magazine capacity and SB 2635, placing additional restrictions on ammunition purchases, were defeated! Unfortunately, the legislature did pass two anti-gun bills, HB 2744 severely restricting homebuilt firearms and SB 3054 imposing penalties for […]

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North Carolina: General Assembly Adjourns For Summer

| July 13, 2020

North Carolina: General Assembly Adjourns For Summer On July 8th, the North Carolina General Assembly adjourned for the summer. They are scheduled to return in September. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Virginia: Newport News Considering Gun Ban Tomorrow

| July 13, 2020

Virginia: Newport News Considering Gun Ban Tomorrow Tomorrow, the Newport News City Council will consider banning firearms in certain public locations. Second Amendment supporters are encouraged to submit public comments to oppose this proposed ordinance. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Trump Administration Fixes Suppressor Export Rule

| July 13, 2020

Trump Administration Fixes Suppressor Export Rule Effective immediately, the Department of State has rescinded its April 18, 2002, firearms sound suppressor policy. This policy provided for enhanced guidelines for the approval and issuance of export licenses for sound suppressors and restricted their export to only official end users such as government or military entities. Henceforth, […]

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Lori Lightfoot Either Doesn’t Understand Federal Law, or Hopes Nobody Else Does

| July 13, 2020

Lori Lightfoot Either Doesn’t Understand Federal Law, or Hopes Nobody Else Does It has become commonly accepted among anti-gun extremists to ignore the mountains of evidence that exposes the abject failure of gun control to prevent violent criminals from acting like violent criminals.  They reject the fact that criminals already violate myriad laws at the […]

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Excess Rights?

| July 13, 2020

Excess Rights? The anti-gun activism machine is getting desperate. Researchers at UC Davis allege in a new paper that “excess” firearm purchases over the last few months may have led a significant increase in “gun violence.” View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Maryland: Anti-Gun Group Demands Indefinite Delay for Firearm Transfers

| July 10, 2020

Maryland: Anti-Gun Group Demands Indefinite Delay for Firearm Transfers An anti-gun group expressed support in their newsletter for changing Maryland law to allow for regulated firearm transfers to be delayed indefinitely. This was prompted by the state’s background check system becoming temporarily inoperable recently. Maryland law allows firearm dealers to transfer regulated firearms after waiting […]

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Virginia: Anti-Gun Majority Takes Gratuitous Victory Lap

| July 9, 2020

Virginia: Anti-Gun Majority Takes Gratuitous Victory Lap Despite the anti-gun laws passed by the General Assembly during the 2020 session having already taken effect on July 1st, anti-gun groups demanded and received a bill signing ceremony in Richmond. Governor Ralph Northam was more than happy to appease these groups backed by out-of-state interests to show […]

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North Carolina: Veto Override Fails for Second Amendment Preservation Act

| July 8, 2020

North Carolina: Veto Override Fails for Second Amendment Preservation Act On July 8th, the veto override attempt in the House of Representatives for House Bill 652, the Second Amendment Preservation Act, received a vote of 66-48, failing to meet the 3/5 minimum needed. HB 652 previously passed both chambers of the General Assembly with overwhelming bipartisan […]

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NRA Endorses Rick Tillis for Tennessee State House

| July 8, 2020

NRA Endorses Rick Tillis for Tennessee State House The NRA has endorsed Rep. Rick Tillis for re-election to the 92nd House district of Tennessee. View full story Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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Mississippi Legislature Adjourns from Session Interrupted by COVID-19

| July 7, 2020

Mississippi Legislature Adjourns from Session Interrupted by COVID-19 COVID-19’s disruption of the legislative session, which ended last week, stalled efforts to pass NRA-backed House Bill 1215 by Rep. Shane Barnett (R-Greene, Perry & Wayne Cos.).  This legislation would have added state agencies to the existing preemption statute which limits the authority of cities and counties to pass arbitrary restrictions on firearm possession and […]

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