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Could A Tiny Five-Man Company Provide The Army’s Next Pistol?

Could A Tiny Five-Man Company Provide The Army’s Next Pistol?

St. Louis Post-Dispatch writer Tim Barker just did a story on the small Milstadt, Illinois company that some people seem to think has a real shot of being a serious contender for the Army’s Modular […]

REJECTED: Beretta M9A3 Will Not Be U.S. Army’s New Pistol, MHS Competition Goes Forward

REJECTED: Beretta M9A3 Will Not Be U.S. Army’s New Pistol, MHS Competition Goes Forward

Military.com is reporting that the U.S. Army has rejected the engineering change proposal (ECP) made by Beretta that would have kept a modified Beretta as the U.S Army’s handgun of choice. The ECP was an […]

Bloomberg Writer Opines On Army Modular Handgun Program… And Gets It All Wrong

Bloomberg Writer Opines On Army Modular Handgun Program… And Gets It All Wrong

Paul M. Barrett never ceases to amuse me as a writer. He’s the assistant managing editor and a senior writer at Bloomberg Businessweek who write about firearms constantly, and yet, quite obviously finds them distasteful. […]

Detonics MTX

Modular Handgun System Competitor Fires As Fast As a Full-Auto AK! [VIDEO]

Yes, you can easily hop over to YouTube and find professional shooters with tuned competition pistols that can shoot as fast as what you’ll see in the brief video below. You aren’t likely to find […]

The Army's adoption of the Beretta M9 is responsible for gun violence, if you're willing to make up an alternate reality.

The Army Wants a New Handgun. Here It Is. And By The Way… You Can Have It NOW

After many years of service, the Army is looking to replace the venerable Beretta M9 9mm handgun with something else: The U.S. Army is moving forward to replace the Cold War-era M9 9mm pistol with a more powerful handgun […]

Detonics STX, the world's first striker-fired and modular 1911/Hi Power hybrid. The grip went through almost 60 variations to get it "just right" and fit more hand sizes than most pistols.

EXCLUSIVE: An Interview With Bruce Siddle About The Detonics STX: A Striker-Fired 1911/Hi Power Hybrid

I’ve been a friend of Detonics Defense partner Bruce Siddle for a number of years, and got my hands on one of the first MTX pistols. It is a very soft-shooting pistol designed from the […]

A Rare Beast: Customer Customized Detonics MTX-H

A Rare Beast: Customer Customized Detonics MTX-H

The Detonics brand has a storied history. The original Combat Master was the first compact 1911 build from the ground up, and is viewed by many as a collectible classic handgun. It also became a […]

Inside the Gun Locker – Springfield Ultra Compact

Inside the Gun Locker – Springfield Ultra Compact

I have said it before, and I’ll say it again… I love compact .45 automatics. They make me giddy inside. I love the 1911 platform as well. Make that 1911 a compact, and I can […]

Gun Review: Detonics Combat Master

Gun Review: Detonics Combat Master

Salt Lake City, Utah has a nice, quiet, little boutique mall over on the east side called Trolley Square. When I lived in the Sugar House area of SLC on 700 East, my family and […]