It’s that time of year again. In the chamber this week, we’ll have attendees at both the SHOT show and Outdoor Retailer Winter Market scouring the floor for the latest and greatest gear on the planet, as well as testing the newest toys at the SHOT Media Range Day and the Outdoor Retailer All Mountain Demo. Throughout the next few weeks we’ll be pushing out content from both trade shows and you’ll have the opportunity to see some of the newest gear, products yet to hit the shelves, and interviews with industry representatives.

If you haven’t been on the site in a while, here are some of the things you may have missed in the last week:

*Note: any article with “First Impression” in the title means we have just gotten our hands on the product and will be performing a comprehensive review of the product in the future, after we’ve had the opportunity to put it through its paces.

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In the chamber this week, you will see a continuation of our Monday, Wednesday, and Friday-morning series:

  • Drinking stories/reviews: Maker’s Mark, Sake, Cavendish & Canadians—A story of making friends between missions.
  • Think Like a Green Beret: Never Quit—Only death can stop a truly determined man. You have to know that the man next to you will not break and run when things get tough.
  • Reaper Tips: Trigger Follow-through—Learn about how any movement caused by a premature reset of the trigger could negatively impact the trajectory of the round.

Some highlighted products that we will be covering, include:

Along with updates from SHOT show and the Outdoor Retailer show, these are just a taste of what is coming. Stay tuned!

Spent Casings

Below are recaps of last year’s SHOT show and the Outdoor Retailer All Mountain Demo.