TFB Review: The Single-Action Smith & Wesson Equalizer

The past few years saw an insane number of first-time gun owners. If any of you are reading this, welcome to our community! One of the more popular handguns for n00bs was the Smith & Wesson Shield EZ. It was originally only available in .380 ACP, then 9x19mm. S&W has pushed another evolution of theContinue reading “TFB Review: The Single-Action Smith & Wesson Equalizer”

Level the Playing Field: Smith & Wesson Equalizer

Utilizing the same EZ-Rack system found in the M&P Shield EZ models, the Smith & Wesson Equalizer takes a more tactical approach. Watch Nic Lenze give you the details and blow your mind with his fancy-pantsy editing. For more information:… To subscribe to FMG Publications Newsletters, visit To subscribe to GUNS Magazine and/orContinue reading “Level the Playing Field: Smith & Wesson Equalizer”

NEW Standard and Suppressor Height S&W Irons From Strike Industries

Upgrading your sights is one of the easiest, least expensive, and helpful upgrades you can make to your pistol. For those who prefer Smith & Wesson handguns, a new iron sight option has entered the arena. Adding to their line of iron sights, Strike Industries now offers standard and suppressor height sights for several modelsContinue reading “NEW Standard and Suppressor Height S&W Irons From Strike Industries”

Circle Circle Dot Dot: The NEW S&W Shield Plus 3.1″ Optics Ready

The micro-compact space within the firearms market is packed with great options. Small, light, comfortable, and full of features, these small firearms have changed the concealed carry game. One feature that has come to be a given is a slide that’s ready to accept a pistol-mounted optic. Coming to market with an anticipated update toContinue reading “Circle Circle Dot Dot: The NEW S&W Shield Plus 3.1″ Optics Ready”

Smith & Wesson Moves Its Headquarters to Tennessee

Life can feel cramped sometimes, and as companies grow, they may need to move. This is not the case for Smith & Wesson. The already massive firearms manufacturer has sought shelter in a new home. The reasoning was not growth, but legislation that threatens the ability of the company to produce in its home state ofContinue reading “Smith & Wesson Moves Its Headquarters to Tennessee”

Compensation For Carriers: The NEW S&W Model 19 Carry Comp

There’s no argument that .357 Magnum isn’t a man-stopper. The success of this round has kept it in vogue since its introduction in 1934. Just as time has lead to advancements in the caliber’s ballistics, it’s also lead to better guns to carry it in. Revolvers are still being carried every day in this country. People areContinue reading “Compensation For Carriers: The NEW S&W Model 19 Carry Comp”

Massachusetts State Police Move to Smith & Wesson M&P45 M2.0

Don’t even get me started on the firearms that police are issued. Some officers in the Los Angeles Police Department are still training with Vietnam War-era M16 rifles. Fortunately, some departments have the funds to upgrade their duty guns. The Massachusetts State Police is one of those departments. They have now adopted the wicked coolContinue reading “Massachusetts State Police Move to Smith & Wesson M&P45 M2.0”

Smith & Wesson Launches the NEW M&P15T II Rifle

There is a vast market for those looking to pick up an AR-15. Budget plays a big part in a shooter’s decision. There are plenty of budget options out there, but the owner will eventually find that they want to upgrade. Parts add up. Next thing you know, that budget rifle can end up costing moreContinue reading “Smith & Wesson Launches the NEW M&P15T II Rifle”