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The Long and Short of HK’s New Pistols

The Long and Short of HK's New Pistols

The Heckler & Koch VP9 has rapidly become one of the most sought after pistols on the market just a few short years after its introduction. The striker fired polymer frame handgun – something HK knows well, having introduced the

Posted in Handguns, Heckler & Koch, News

Smith and Wesson M&P M2.0 Review v1.0

Smith and Wesson M&P M2.0 Review v1.0

The most talked about Smith and Wesson product at SHOT 2017 was the M&P M2.0, the company’s first major update to the M&P pistol line since its introduction in 2005. While the M&P had made major inroads upon the law

Posted in Handguns, M&P, Shot Show 2017, Smith & Wesson

Hudson H9 Review: Padawan, Not Master (8 comments)

Hudson H9 Review: Padawan, Not Master

Photo by The Firearm Blog Few products received more attention among gun journalists at SHOT 2017 than the Hudson H9. The buzz in the waiting line was that the pistol resulted from throwing a Glock and a 1911 into a

Posted in Reviews, Shot Show 2017

Wilson Combat Strong Favorite To Supply SEAL Sniper Rifles

Wilson Combat Strong Favorite To Supply SEAL Sniper Rifles

Well placed sources at SHOT have informed us that in a competition to supply Navy SEALs with 7.62x51mm semi-auto precision rifles, Wilson Combat’s entry has emerged as the leader in both accuracy and reliability. Although scant details can be found

Posted in News, Wilson Combat

Army Chooses New Handgun – P320 Becomes M17 (One comment)

Army Chooses New Handgun - P320 Becomes M17

In what is certain to be one of the most important small arms contracts of the last few decades, the US Army announced on Thursday that Sig Sauer of New Hampshire had been awarded a $580 million contract under the

Posted in Handguns, News, Sig Sauer, US Army

Can I Dry Fire It? – Caring for Your Firearm

Firing Pin - Dry Fire

For 2017, we wanted to look for ways to better reach the average shooter and answer any questions they might have. Among that, we have started to pay close attention to online communities to sniff out those most frequently asked

Posted in Dry Fire, Firearm Questions

Major Recall – Sig Sauer MCX Replacement

Sig Sauer MCX Recall BCG

When the Sig Sauer MCX was released, the entire gun industry watched with baited breath. Many were excited to see this modular platform enter the market -an alternative to the AR-15 platform that really stood out as unique. With its

Posted in News, Rifles, Sig Sauer

New CMC Glock Flat Trigger Announced

CMC Glock Trigger

If you are a dedicated AR builder, odds are you are familiar with CMC triggers. Whether you used one before or not, you likely know someone who trusts these triggers to get the job done right. They offer a crisp

Posted in CMC, Glock, Handguns, News

A New Precision Adjustable Stock – Magpul News

While competitive shooters of any platform understand just how much the little changes can affect accuracy, the average shooter doesn’t always consider every variable. The fact is, most factory weapons are just fine as they are, providing enough accuracy for

Posted in Magpul, News

Polymer80 Teasing New PF940CV1 Frame


While the Glock gained some popularity due to its reliable system and durable construction, in recent years its fan community seems to have shifted to those looking for customization options. In fact, there have been more than a few companies

Posted in News, Polymer80

New Raven Concealment Holster – Roland Special Phantom

Roland Special Glock 19

At Omaha Outdoors, we pride ourselves in fast shipping, great customer service, and diversity of selection. While some companies are happy to stick with the big-name brands, we work hard to secure partnerships with all of the best companies out

Posted in News, Raven Concealment Systems

Magpul Releasing New MOE SL-S Stock – Get Ready for Storage

Magpul Releasing New MOE SL-S Stock – Get Ready for Storage

If you follow our blog, you already know that here at Omaha Outdoors we are big supports of the “build your own AR” group. We love being able to design our own custom rifles and building ones that are really

Posted in Magpul, News

Smith and Wesson Brand Update – Now American Outdoor Brands Corp

Smith & Wesson

When it comes to American firearms, Smith and Wesson continues to hold a special place for many shooters. Certain law enforcement organizations still trust S&W as their go-to provider for weapons and many civilian shooters have a special place in

Posted in News, Smith & Wesson

FN Offers More Value – New Lineup of FN15 Rifles

New FN-15 Tactical Carbine II

Whether you normally shoot with FNs or not, there is no questioning that the FN15 is a quality rifle. Designed after the very popular AR-15 platform, FN has been producing the FN15 for some time now, and during that time

Posted in FN Herstal, News, Rifles

New Magpul PMAG Coyote Tan – Gen M3 Performs

New Magpul PMAG Coyote Tan - Gen M3 Performs

While a brand new firearm is always exciting to hear about, sometimes it’s the little things that really make the biggest difference. For me, magazines are actually a big deal. I’ve shot my fair share of AR-15s and I’ve found

Posted in Magpul, News

Military Arms Channel Exclusive Look: CZ P-10 C Striker-Fired 9mm

Military Arms Channel Exclusive Look: CZ P-10 C Striker-Fired 9mm

If you aren’t already subscribed to them on YouTube, the first thing you should do after finishing this video is head on over there and hit the “subscribe” button. The Military Arms Channel can be a great resource for shooters

Posted in CZ, Handguns, Reviews

New FFL Form 4473 Imminent – A Change in Background Checks

New FFL Form 4473 Imminent - A Change in Background Checks

If you are the kind of shooter who is regularly purchasing new firearms, Form 4473 should be all-too familiar to you. It’s the form you fill out for those background checks every time you buy a new gun and will

Posted in News

More CZ Releases Teased for 2017

New CZ 75 SP-01 Phantom Pistol

While there are still some shooters who would prefer to stick solely with American made firearms, the reality is that the world is expanding. Over the last few decades, more than a few major players in the industry have started

Posted in CZ, Handguns, News

Heckler and Koch Unveils New VP9 Grey

H&K vp9 grey

At Omaha Outdoors, we have a special interest in factory colored or special edition models. We believe that each individual should be able to distinguish themselves, and often time a little thing like the color of your firearm can make

Posted in Handguns, Heckler & Koch, News

AXTS Is Now Radian Weapons

New Radian AR-15 Rifle

While we strive to offer insight into individual firearms and accessories as often as possible, the main purpose of this blog is to keep our customers informed about the latest news in the industry. Among that news, new company announcements

Posted in AXTS, News, Radian Weapons

Announcing the Limited Run Cobalt Kinetics BAMF Stealth SBR

BAMF stealth by cobalt kinetics

Shooters today are blessed with a diverse selection of different AR-15 manufacturers. Even as recently as a decade ago, pretty much the only way to get a competition or custom battle-ready rifle was to build one yourself. Today, many of

Posted in Cobalt Kinetics, News

New Vickers AR-15 Coffee Table Book

New Vickers AR-15 Coffee Table Book

When the Vickers 1911 Coffee Table Book was released, the entire stock sold out in less than six months. Realizing the popularity of this product, Larry Vickers recognized that he would have to follow up with something equally iconic. Naturally,

Posted in News, Vickers Tactical

Hera Arms Release New P90-Style AR Accessories

hera arms new p90 ar-15 stock

Looking to push the boundaries of AR-15 design and customization, Hera Arms has announced their intention to offer a new FN Herstal P90-inspired furniture for the modern AR-builder. When it comes to specialized military and tactical products, a name like

Posted in Hera Arms, News

Springfield Armory Unveils New AR Rifle – The Saint

New Springfield Armory Saint AR-15

For many shooters, the AR-15 is one of the most trusted rifles in their arsenal. Whether it is for home defense, competition, target practice, duty use, or anything else, many have come to know this platform more intimately than any

Posted in News, Rifles, Springfield Armory

Walther Unveils Their New Pistol – The Walther Creed

new walther creed pistol

For many years, Walther has been trusted by some of the most particular shooters around the world. Their handguns are known for delivering an ergonomic experience and offering some of the most advanced features on the market. Whether you are

Posted in Handguns, News, Walther

New Remington RP and Other Release Announcements

Remington 1911 10mm Longslide Pistol

As the year draws to a close, it seems that Remington is looking to make a real splash in the industry with some new release announcements. If you are like most shooters, when you think Remington, you think of either

Posted in News, Pistols, Remington

The New Ruger LCP II Pistol

new ruger lcp II

Like a handful of other manufacturers on the market, Ruger has earned its place in the industry and remains one of the most recognizable brands around. For many shooters, the first, second, and third choice for a weapon is a

Posted in Handguns, News, Ruger

Arsenal Plans to Cancel Production of California Compliant Rifles

California Compliant Arsenal Rifle

For shooters in California, today might mark a sad day for you. Of course, 2016 in total has been a pretty sad year for gun owners in California, so this might not come as too much of a shock. Arsenal,

Posted in Arsenal, News

New Ruger American Compact Model Announced

new ruger american compact pistol

When Ruger announced their new American Pistol lineup with the slogan “Anything else would be un-America” it got some well-deserved attention. While there is surely nothing un-American about buying many guns from many manufacturers, the idea was brilliant. Everyone wants

Posted in Handguns, News, Ruger

Military Arms Channel – First Look at Kriss Vector 10mm

Military Arms Channel – First Look at Kriss Vector 10mm

At Omaha Outdoors, we are always on the lookout for helpful reviews and videos that can keep our customers informed. With the announcement last week of a new 10mm Kriss Vector release, we were preparing to share what information we

Posted in Kriss, News