The saga of Colt mismanagement continues. Chris from Small Arms Solutions was the official Colt historian, and he had written books on the Black Rifles.
Is there a “dream” gun that you’ve always desired to own? (How about a classic Colt?) Don’t let me dissuade you from fulfilling your wishes but realize that a used 1911 may come with complications that you never bargained for. My recent purchase of a rare Colt Mid Range model 1911 (which shoots .38 cal. […]
In additional of the Retro M16A1 Reissue and the Combat Unit Carbine, Colt also unveiled their new Cobra revolver at the Colt Media Event. The new Colt snubbie will be available in early 2017. Colt haven’t made a modern revolver for a years. The introduction of the new snubnosed Cobra is something that I […]
Gunsite, Az, at the Colt Media Event, Colt unveiled the finished version of their new M16A1 retro build named the Colt M16A1 Reissue. We were lucky to get a sneak peek of the Colt M16A1 Reissue back in May 2016 during the NRA Annual Meeting in Kentucky. The retro rifle is built from with original Colt furniture, new manufactured receiver set and […]
Gunsite, Az, Fall 2016, I have a chance to do some hands-on with the new Colt Combat Unit Carbine (Colt model LE6960-CCU) during the Colt 2016 Media Event. The two new features on the new Colt is the mid-length gas system and the Centurion Arms M-LOK free-float handguard. Magpul‘s MOE SL stock and pistol […]
David Fortier and Jim Tarr talking about Jim’s new book WHORL after a long day at Gunsite and the Colt Media Event. **If you like this article, please consider buying Tim a coffee with Paypal or Patreon. Thanks for your support.** Your purchase also supports this Website:
Colt just announced a new model, the Colt Combat Unit Carbine which FINALLY features a Mid-Length Gas System! Long overdue, it’s good news to see Colt listening to customers! Here is what they say about this new model: “The Colt Combat Unit carbine offers many of the features you love about the Colt M4 platform, […]
A hour long highly informative history of the M16’s problems encountered during the Vietnam War. Chris Bartocci was the official Colt historian when he was working for Colt, and he had wrote the Black Rifle II book that covers the history of the M16 and variants. He knows just about everything about the M16/AR15 platform. […]