Springfield Armory Releases NEW 9mm Emissary 4.25″

For those who carry 1911s, the size and weight can become tiresome. Thankfully, we have variants with smaller frames and shorter barrels, but what if you want more capacity, too? One way to increase capacity is to change calibers. There has been a trend toward 9mm 1911 pistols in recent years. The smaller round increasesContinue reading “Springfield Armory Releases NEW 9mm Emissary 4.25″”

OutdoorHub Review: Springfield Armory 9mm Emissary 4.25″

I know a few people who like to carry 1911s. In fact, there have been so many of them throughout the last 111 years that the platform continues to thrive. Some things are changing, however. One major trend is 1911 pistols trading in the hard thump of the .45 ACP for the explosive crack ofContinue reading “OutdoorHub Review: Springfield Armory 9mm Emissary 4.25″”

Springfield Armory Expands Hellcat Line: The NEW Hellcat Pro

Big is back. Shooters have been shying away from small guns and opting for compact but capable micro-compacts. Springfield Armory’s entrance into the micro-compact market was a huge success with the introduction of the Hellcat. With that success comes more accessories, but more importantly, more guns. Expanding the Hellcat line of carry pistols, this isContinue reading “Springfield Armory Expands Hellcat Line: The NEW Hellcat Pro”

TFB Review: Springfield Armory .45 ACP XD-M Elite 3.8″ Compact OSP Pistol

The concealed carry market is, in my opinion, the most diverse in the industry. Everybody is different, and due to their differences in physical geometry, preferences, and circumstances, many different types of firearms are needed. For me, I live in a place where I’m mostly concerned with two-legged predators, but I also don’t spend tooContinue reading “TFB Review: Springfield Armory .45 ACP XD-M Elite 3.8″ Compact OSP Pistol”

TFB Review: The Springfield Armory Hellcat Pro with HEX Wasp

I remember when the goal of all new cellphones was to be as compact as possible, even if that meant the buttons were almost impossible to use. Since then, there has been a trend of phones getting bigger, as people are seeing the benefit of choosing added capability instead of convenience. However, the rapid advancementContinue reading “TFB Review: The Springfield Armory Hellcat Pro with HEX Wasp”

TFB Review: Springfield Armory 1911 Loaded Marine Corps Operator

If someone tells me to grab a pistol for a day of hard use, chances are I’m going to grab something made of plastic. While all-steel guns have their benefits, low weight, high capacity, ultra customizable pistols have clearly taken over, and they’ve been king for a while. Contrary to what you read on theContinue reading “TFB Review: Springfield Armory 1911 Loaded Marine Corps Operator”

NEW Springfield Armory 1911 Operator: No-Nonsense, All Business

Like steak and potatoes, the 1911 platform screams both “American” and “classic.” The beautiful lines and history of the firearm give it a special place in the hearts of American shooters. Over the years, the platform has undergone modern upgrades to bring it into the 21st century such as improved sights and accessory rails. TheContinue reading “NEW Springfield Armory 1911 Operator: No-Nonsense, All Business”

AO Review: Springfield Armory 1911 Loaded Marine Corps Operator

I’m not going to get into any of the 1911 or .45 ACP controversies in this review. If you think the platform holds no value, move along. If you think it’s the best handgun out there, maybe go shoot some newer pistols. If you fall in the middle, and you understand that every piece ofContinue reading “AO Review: Springfield Armory 1911 Loaded Marine Corps Operator”

New XD-S Mod.2 OSP Variants From Springfield Armory

Initially introduced in 2012, the Springfield XD-S has grown into a family of firearms. The Mod.2 version saw the introduction of optics-ready slides into the series, which added the OSP designation. New from Springfield Armory are four new XD-S Mod.2 OSP variants to fit your carry gun needs. Our most popular single-stack EDC is nowContinue reading “New XD-S Mod.2 OSP Variants From Springfield Armory”

SAINT Victor Pistol Now Available With Magpul BTR Brace

Due to the still-growing popularity of AR pistols, some manufacturers are putting out new variations of their existing pistols. Changes between versions can range from caliber to furniture and sights. Now two of the industry’s most prolific companies, Springfield Armory and Magpul, have teamed up. Springfield Armory’s already successful SAINT Victor pistol is now availableContinue reading “SAINT Victor Pistol Now Available With Magpul BTR Brace”